Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest, Philadelphia’s largest outdoor ice skating rink and winter wonderland, is open seven days a week including all holidays from Black Friday (the day after Thanksgiving through the first Sunday in March). This seasonal winter park includes a beautifully lit landscape, outdoor seating area with fire pits, cozy warming cabins, the Franklin Fountain Confectionary Cabin, the Kids Lodge with arcade games, and a chalet-inspired Lodge with food and beverages from Garces and Chickie's and Pete's. Whether you're hosting a large party or small gathering, Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest has many unique options to choose from that will ensure your event is truly memorable. 


101 S. Columbus Blvd (Columbus Blvd and Market St)


  • 600 rink capacity
  • 400 Waterfront Crabshack Capacity
  • 100 Kids Lodge Capacity
  • 1000 site capacity (not including the above locations)


Black Friday - Beginning of March

Ideal for

  • Holiday parties
  • Private rentals
  • Corporate events
  • Birthday parties
  • Marketing activations
  • Winter promotions
  • Group outings
  • Reunions
  • Fundraisers
  • Product launches