As the grand finale of Philadelphia’s holiday season, ring in 2020 at the biggest New Year’s Eve celebration in the area! Rivers Casino is once again making the city’s New Year’s Eve celebration possible by sponsoring the Rivers Casino New Year’s Eve Fireworks on the Waterfront with two shows at 6 pm and midnight.
Join thousands of people from all over to experience this time-honored tradition as lights illuminate the sky, choreographed to official soundtracks heard on KYW Newsradio. Can’t make it down? We’ve got you covered - tune into NBC10 and Telemundo62 at 6 pm for live coverage.
Take in the sight of the Rivers Casino New Year’s Eve Fireworks On the Waterfront at these prime locations:
Rivers Casino Philadelphia New Year's Eve Parties
Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest’s Parties On Ice
New Year’s Eve Party at Cherry Street Pier
Annual Battleship New Jersey New Year’s Family Overnight
New Year’s Cruises aboard the Spirit of Philadelphia
Moshulu’s New Year’s Eve Dinner
NYE 2020 Dave & Buster’s Packages
Hilton Penn’s Landing 2020 New Year’s Eve Reception
Independence Seaport Museum rings in New Year’s Eve
SEPTA Bus Routes 21 & 42 stop at The Great Plaza at Penn's Landing and Blue Cross RiverRink Summerfest at the Chestnut Street turnaround. Routes 17, 33, & 48 stop at Front and Market Streets. Route 12 stops directly at Spruce Street Harbor Park Presented by Univest at Columbus Blvd and Dock Street. Route 25 runs along Columbus Blvd.
Take the SEPTA Market-Frankford Elevated Line (the Blue line) to the Second Street Stop. From there, head East over the Market Street Bridge. The Blue Cross RiverRink and Great Plaza at Penn's Landing will be straight ahead.
Take I-95 South to Exit 20 (Columbus Boulevard/ Washington Avenue). Exit to left, stay in left lane, and make a left at the end of the ramp onto Columbus Boulevard. The Residences at Dockside will be on your right. Remain straight for approximately ½ mile. Enter Great Plaza parking lot on right at Walnut Street or Market Street (Blue Cross RiverRink).
FROM THE SOUTH
Take I-95 North to Exit 20 (Columbus Boulevard/Washington Avenue/Penn’s Landing). At the end of the ramp, make a left onto Columbus Boulevard. Remain straight for approximately 1 mile. Enter Great Plaza parking lot on right at Walnut Street or Market Street (Blue Cross RiverRink).
FROM THE EAST
From Ben Franklin Bridge Stay in the right lane. At the end of the bridge, make a quick right on the 5th Street Exit. Follow 5th Street to Spring Garden Street, and make a right. Follow Spring Garden Street 5 blocks to Columbus Boulevard. Continue another ¼ mile and the Great Plaza will be on your left. Enter on the left at Market Street (Penn’s Landing) or Walnut Street.
FROM THE WEST
Take 76 East to the Central Philadelphia Exit (676 East/Vine Street Expressway Exit). Follow 676 East to 95 South (Chester/ Philadelphia Int’l Airport). Follow 95 South to Exit 20 (Columbus Boulevard/Washington Avenue). Follow directions from the north.
- The site is wheelchair accessible.
- The Great Plaza at Penn's Landing is a smoke, vape-and tobacco-free zone.