Socialize next to a national historic landmark, alongside dancing fountains; stroll the lush lawn, get cozy in our sidebar café with views up the Benjamin Franklin Parkway– mingling can become magical at the center of the city. Within walking distance Philadelphia’s major office district, the Pennsylvania Convention Center, major hotels, the Avenue of the Arts & the Masonic Temple.
Description - Dilworth Plaza – Philadelphia’s brand-new $55 million installation – will join the ranks of the city’s most desirable venues when it debuts in Fall 2014. This grand, state of-the-art park promises a new standard for corporate, social and celebratory functions, and offers the flexibility to accommodate every need. Imagine your networking event, corporate or wedding reception or, milestone birthday party at the center of Center City, adjacent to historic City Hall.
Dilworth Plaza features The Fountain: The Fountain at Dilworth is water sculpture set in motion; its streams of water spout at random intervals--a lively accent to your festivities. The fountain jets can be custom-programmed at your discretion. Philadelphia is going to party here like never before.
Ice Rink: In the colder months the Fountain at Dilworth will transform into an Ice Rink perfect for private events of all kinds.
PNC Terrace: Large crowds find their comfort level at PNC Plaza, an inviting open space adjacent to the café, offering views up the Parkway to the Philadelphia Museum of Art. This terrace can seat over 100 people, while the café makes room for 25 more. Make it your go-to place to forge collegial connections, present to large groups, put on a speaker series--all in tune with the rhythm of the city around you.
The Great Lawn: This green space surrounded by seating areas offers endless ways to entertain. Whether you’re planning a company picnic complete with lawn games, a family circle picnic, an outdoor movie screening or a lunchtime concert, the Great Lawn provides a splash of greenery in the city’s most vibrant new park.