15 Best Festivals and Shows in Philadelphia during December 2018 - Kid 101

15 Best Festivals and Shows in Philadelphia during December 2018

 Between the traditional Christmas shows like The Nutcracker, A Christmas Carol, Philly POPS Christmas, and the brand new show from Disney on Ice, we also have world-class entertainers like Mumford and Sons, John Legend, Lindsey Stirling and Justin Timberlake on tour. Add to this Christmas markets, lights displays, ice skating festivals, and New Year’s Eve Fireworks for a spectacular final month of 2018.


A Christmas Carol

About: Miserly Ebenezer Scrooge is taught the true meaning of Christmas by the ghosts of Christmas past, present and future.The dancing, music, and amazing effects that accompany the appearance of the ghosts, coupled with Scrooge’s rediscovery of the joys of Christmas make this a compelling stage show, especially for young audiences. Often this classic tale is the first introduction to live theatre for kids and has become an annual ritual for many families. The play runs for an hour with no intermission. Traditional Christmas songs are used to highlight the story.

When: December 1-23. Various dates – times either 10.30 am or 11:00 am.an

Where: Walnut Street Theatre, 825 Walnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19107.


Cost: From $15.


John Legend

About: The R&B and soul heartthrob will be stopping in Philadelphia on his Legendary Christmas Tour – his first Christmas themed tour in support of his first ever Christmas album. The album features six original tracks, as well as festive favourites, Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas and Silver Bells.

When: Tuesday, December 4 at 8:00 pm.

Where: The Met, 858 Broad Street, Philadelphia, PA 19130.

Contact:email info@TheMetPhilly.com

Cost:From $59

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