Center City has become a go-to spot to celebrate the holidays. The festivities kicked off Thanksgiving Day, when the 12th annual open-air Christmas Village opened for business. More than 130 vendors are selling their wares at LOVE Park, Dilworth Plaza, and City Hall. In addition, a carousel awaits riders in theCity Hall Courtyard, and visitors can walk through “The Present” — a 27-foot-tall, holiday gift box featuring 5 miles of red and white LED lights with 100,000 bulbs. For more information, go to philachristmas.com
Philadelphia does it up big for the holidays
The Rothman Orthopaedics Ice Rink which offers ice skating and skate rentals and Wintergarden, a holiday-themed garden. Both are open until Feb. 23.