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Seaport Parade of Lights

Sat Dec 7, 2019
11:00am to 8:00pm
4 and up
Adults $17; Children (3-12) $12; Children under 2 are free.

The Seaport Parade of Lights is a lighted boat parade on the Delaware River featuring tugboats, working vessels, and pleasure boats decorated for the season. Photo ops with Santa, crafts, and music round out the fun.

The parade is set to begin at 5:30 PM. The best seats overlooking the Delaware River are from the 2nd floor balcony at the museum. While waiting for the parade to start, visitors to the museum can enjoy holiday festivities and entertainment from 11 AM - 5 PM. Holiday crafting in Santa's Workshop on the Water, photo opportunities with Santa and live music performed are all offered during this time. 



Independence Seaport Museum
211 S. Columbus Blvd and Walnut Street Penn's Landing
Philadelphia, PA 19106
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