New Year’s Day in Philadelphia
January 1, 2019
New Year’s Day is home to a number of exciting parties and traditions throughout Philadelphia. At night, be sure to check out the New Year’s Eve Fireworks on the Delaware River, as well as parties at places like Howl At The Moon, Recess Lounge, and Pyramid Club. On the day of New Year’s, be sure to check out the historic Mummer’s Parade, which is held on the first of January every year in Philadelphia, and is believed to be the oldest folk festival in the country. Teams participating in the parade compete for best costumes, routines, and floats.