25 Free Holiday and Christmas Events for Philly Kids

Historic Philadelphia alights at the Electrical Spectacle Holiday Light Show at Franklin Square. Photo by J. Fusco for Visit Philadelphia
Historic Philadelphia alights at the Electrical Spectacle Holiday Light Show at Franklin Square. Photo by J. Fusco for Visit Philadelphia

If there's one thing that always seems to put parents in a festive mood, it's free holiday and Christmas activities for the whole family to enjoy. The 2021 holiday season in Philly is jam-packed with kid-friendly Christmas events, but we're making sure families are aware of the best attractions with absolutely no cost to attend.

Read on for our rundown of free holiday and Christmas activities, and don't miss the Best Holiday and Christmas Activities Near Philadelphia in 2021.

 

Places featured in this article:


American Heritage Credit Union Campus

Miracle on South 13th Street

Smedley Street Christmas Light Spectacular

Great Plaza at Penn's Landing
Toddler Time at American Swedish Historical Museum
American Swedish Historical Museum - 10:30 AM Pick
Rothman Orthopaedics Roller Rink
Dilworth Park - various times Pick
5th Birthday Celebration at LEGOLAND®
LEGOLAND Discovery Center Philadelphia - 10:00 AM
Franklin Square Fountain Show
Franklin Square - various times
Neighborhood Guides
Activity Guides