This favorite annual holiday event includes a selection of tea sandwiches (including a Green meadow farm ham with sugar plum compote), nutcracker-inspired sweets like Clara’s chocolate peppermint tarts, Nutcracker Prince pecan cookies, and the Mouse King’s milk chocolate molasses cream tart – along with loose leaf teas and a complimentary glass of sparkling wine for adults.
Reservations for holiday events can be made by calling the restaurant at 215-790-1919.
Join Aqimero Monday to Friday, 4:00 to 6:30 p.m. for a variety of Happy Hour specials. You’ll find $7 cocktails, $6 wine, $5 draught beer, and $1.50 oysters.
Happy Hour also features Aqimero’s new Social Circle deal, fabulous for groups of 4-8 looking to mingle over savory fare. For $30.00 per person, guests will be able to choose two skewers from a list of options such as shrimp, octopus, fish, and chicken. Social Circle also includes the choice of one taco; crispy chicken, baja fish, or shrimp “al pastor.” Next, visitors will choose two snacks for sharing from a list that features crispy calamari, spicy shrimp quesadilla, guacamole, smoked swordfish dip, truffle fries, and Philly cheesesteak sliders. The deal is rounded out with a shareable chandelabra, a large format cocktail.
What would the holidays be without George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker®? Whether it’s your first or thirty-first time seeing Pennsylvania Ballet’s production of the classic, watching the timeless story brought to life is always a delight.
From a festive family party, to the exciting battle between the Nutcracker and the Mouse King, and the delectable journey through the Land of Sweets, Marie’s magical story is thrilling for the young – and young at heart.
During this tour you will find out the history of the Kimmel Center, learn architectural and construction highlights, as well as visit the Commonwealth Plaza, Perelman Theater, Verizon Hall, Merck Arts Education Center and the Dorrance H. Hamilton Garden. This tour is approximately one hour in duration. Call ahead to schedule your tour.
There’s nothing more comforting than hearing the holiday classics. This December, the holidays come to life as more than 100 regional tuba, sousaphone, and euphonium players join together in a free performance for people of all ages.
2018 marks the 44th anniversary for Tuba Christmas concerts/events which are presented throughout the world!
Heat up the Kimmel Center each month at La NOCHE! Experience the hottest live bands as you turn up the steam on the dance floor, led by host/dance leader Kevin Ngo. Enjoy the sexy rhythms of The Caribbean and Latin America as live bands serve up a caliente mix of music that really makes you want to move.
We kick off the party with The La NOCHE Band, led by master percussionist Arturo Stable. We then welcome a different guest group to light up the dance floor.
¡Baila a la música, bebe las cervezas!
Descarrilao is a bilingual Salsa Dura Rock band performing original compositions and reimagined covers. Their sound is rooted in traditional Afro-Caribbean rythms. Their style, is a reflection of today's multicultural and multidimensional fusion of American Latin music in New York.
THE GRINCH broke box office records for two consecutive years on Broadway during its holiday engagements at the St. James and Hilton theatres in New York. Since then, more than 1.2 million theatre-goers across America have been delighted by this heart-warming holiday musical, which The New York Times praised as “100 times better than any bedside story” and the Gannett papers hailed as “A genius of a show! A total delight for both kids and adults.”
Dr. Seuss’ How The Grinch Stole Christmas! The Musical features the hit songs "You're A Mean One Mr. Grinch" and "Welcome Christmas” (written by Albert Hague and Dr. Seuss) from the original animated series. Max the Dog narrates as the mean and scheming Grinch, whose heart is "two sizes too small," decides to steal Christmas away from the Holiday loving Whos. Magnificent sets (John Lee Beatty) and costumes (Robert Morgan) inspired by Dr. Seuss’ original illustrations help transport audiences to the whimsical world of Whoville, while the Music and Book of Mel Marvin and Timothy Mason breathe new life into this timeless story of the true meaning of Christmas.
The 2018 production is directed by Matt August and choreographed by Bob Richard based on the original choreography by John DeLuca and originally created by 3-time Tony Award®-winning director, Jack O’Brien.