Rally for protected bike lanes along 13th Street

What The past two weeks have seen one cyclist killed and another with legs crushed as they were riding along bike lanes in Center City. This action, during which people will form a human chain separating bikes from cars, calls on the city to make protected bike lanes a priority.
Where 13th Street Bike Lane at 13th & Pine
When December 19, 2017 at 8:00 a.m. to 8:30 a.m.
How much Free

Holiday cooking decorating with kids + coffee

What Bring the kids out for this Pennsport newcomer's inaugural holiday cookie decorating party — supplies are free for the little ones. Also expect a special assortment of hot chocolates and homemade marshmallows on offer.
Where Herman's Coffee at 1313 S. 3rd St., 19147
When December 17, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
How much Free

Marconi Plaza’s first-ever tree lighting

What Take part in what's expected to become an annual tradition at Marconi Plaza. Meet at the west side of Broad Street near the Columbus statue and bring an ornament to hang on the tree.
Where Marconi Plaza at Marconi Plaza 19148
When December 18, 2017 at 7:30 p.m.
How much Free

Philly’s Homeless Memorial Day honors those who died in 2017

What More than 250 names will be read during this candlelight vigil for Homeless Memorial Day. Philly is one 150 U.S. cities that memorializes people who are homeless or formerly homeless who died in the last year.
Where Thomas Paine Plaza at 1401 JFK Blvd. 19102
When December 21, 2017 at 5:00 p.m.
How much Free