Blue Cross RiverRink Summerfest, Philadelphia’s only outdoor roller skating rink and summer-long festival, is open May through Labor Day. Alongside roller skating, visitors can enjoy the Midway, featuring a 60ft Ferris Wheel, now with programmable lights, Carousel, and boardwalk-style games. The site also features the Artful Golfer, a 9-hole mini-golf course, Chickie’s and Pete’s Waterfront Crabshack, and the Franklin Fountain Clubhouse Cabin. In addition to a wide selection of food, Blue Cross RiverRink Summerfest also features bars with local beers and cocktails. Whether you're hosting a large party or small gathering, Blue Cross RiverRink Summerfest has many unique options to choose from that will ensure your event is truly memorable. 


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


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


May - Labor Day​. Please note that the site can also be rented off-season in September.

Ideal for

  • Private rentals
  • Corporate events
  • Birthday parties
  • Marketing activations
  • Summer promotions
  • Group outings
  • Reunions
  • Fundraisers
  • Product launches 
Blue Cross RiverRink Summerfest Rental Pricing