Macy’s iconic holiday celebrations return to Philadelphia this season. Family travelers can check out these cheerful experiences throughout the rest of the season.
Macy’s Christmas Light Show
Enjoy the classic light show alongside music from the famous Wanamaker organ. Catch the shows Monday–Thursday at 4 p.m. and 6 p.m.; Friday–Sunday at 10 a.m., 12 p.m., 2 p.m., 4 p.m. and 6 p.m.; and Dec. 24 at 10 a.m., 12 p.m. and 2 p.m. Shows run through Dec. 31.
The Wanamaker Organ
Witness the world’s largest pipe organ. Organist Peter Richard Conte performs free concerts Monday–Saturday at 12 p.m. and 5:30 p.m.
Macy’s Dickens Village
The animated display tells the story of Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol. The display is available to view through Dec. 31.
Santa at Macy’s
Santa Claus is coming to Macy’s! Visits with Santa are available through Dec. 24. Reservations are required.
This year, Macy’s holiday windows have a toy factory theme. In partnership with Toys R Us, popular toys fill the display. The window displays will be up through Jan. 1.
For those who cannot visit the Philadelphia Macy’s in person, a digital-only experience is available through Macy’s Santaland at Home.
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