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Available Venues for Your Philadelphia Holiday Party

Bring on the egg nog and the festive cheer, the time to plan your holiday party is here!

Photo Credit Rothman Institute Cabin 

Here’s some fantastic Philadelphia area venues that still have availability in their calendars to plan your rocking office Christmas party, an elevated family gathering, or a New Year’s celebration you’ll never forget.

As an added bonus, a number of these venues featured have Last Minute Deals available, offering discounts on venue rentals and more!

Photo Credit Rothman Institute Cabin

Rothman Institute Cabin

“Walk in a Winter Wonderland,” at the Rothman Institute Cabin, a enclosed outdoor space located in the heart of Dilworth Park. Your party can rent out the rink and ice skate under the watchful eye of the William Penn statue. Frolic through the Wintergarden Maze as well, adjacent to the Cabin. This Center City rental is perfect for an fun-loving company or family looking to have a memorable holiday experience.

Photo Credit Laura Novak Photography

Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts

The Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts is a beautiful site for an event. With its epic grand staircase and the vast gallery of American masterpieces, there is no shortage of refinement at PAFA. With venue capacity of 300 to 1,000 people, there is also plenty of room to accommodate any sizable guest list and rock around the Christmas tree.

Last Minute Deal Available:

20% venue rental for Saturday’s in January and February. This deal available from 10/23/2018 to 10/30/2018.

Hill-Physick House

Host a holiday get-together that would make Bing Crosby envious at Hill-Physick House! This four-story brick mansion is the perfect Center City location for your event. May your holiday gathering be as merry and bright as the historic charm of Hill-Physick.

Last Minute Deal available:

15% off venue rental for multiple dates. This deal available from 10/23/2018 to 10/30/2018.

Dates Available:

November 5-8, 12-19, 25-30

December  1-5, 10-12, 17-22, 26-28


Photo Credit Jeffrey Miller Catering/Allure West

Aldie Mansion

What are you doing New Year’s Eve? Throw a gathering at Aldie Mansion, an English style country estate in Doylestown. This gorgeous red brick mansion, detailed with beautiful dark wood accents and built-ins on the inside, would make a lovely backdrop for a holiday party or winter wedding!

Dates Available:

December 3-7, 9-11, 13, 14, 17-23, 30, 31


Photo Credit: Brittney Raine Photography

It’s beginning to look alot like Christmas! The timeless elegance of Powel House would make an exceptional venue for a party. This mansion-museum rental even has on-site managers that can provide tours of the house during your event.

Last Minute Deal Available:

15% off venue rental. This deal is available from 10/23/2018 to 10/30/2018.

Dates Available:

November 5-8, 12-15, 20-21, 25, 27-29

December 3-22

Photo Credit: JPG Photography

Tyler Arboretum

The weather outside will eventually be frightful, but Tyler Arboretum is so delightful! Located just 30 minutes outside of Philadelphia and surrounded by acres of gorgeous woodlands, Tyler Arboretum is a serene, rustic location to host a memorable soiree.

Last Minute Deal available:

50% off venue rental for Saturday, December 1st

Date Available:

Saturday, December 1st


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Posted by Abigale Racine on 10/23/2018

Category Articles: Event Planning