Two young girls and a young boy throwing confetti at Sesame Place theme park

Family-Friendly 2022 Events at Sesame Place Philadelphia

Join the most fun family events in town! You'll find new kid-friendly activities for each season and for all ages, including things to do for your favorite holidays and summer breaks. Just browse our current and upcoming theme park events below.

A Very Furry Christmas

Nov. 19 - Jan. 8

Meet Santa, enjoy Christmas Light Displays and enjoy live Christmas Musicals at Sesame Place’s Christmas Celebration!

A Very Furry Christmas

Dec 3 & 4, Dec 10 & 11

Select Dates

Grab a photo with the most famous reindeer of all, Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer and his Friends!

Rudolph & Friends Meet And Greet
Hanukkah Celebration

Dec. 18 & 22-24

Learn about the story of the Jewish Festival of Lights, listen to traditional music, and watch the Menorah Lighting Ceremony.

Hanukkah Celebration

December 24

Gather on the Sesame Street Neighborhood with your favorite Sesame Street friends for a special Christmas Eve celebration as we wish Santa Claus good luck on the night of his Big Ride with a dazzling, Christmas spirit filled send-off!

'Twas the Night Celebration

Dec. 26 - Jan. 1

Join us for a festive and fun Kwanzaa Celebration! Join your favorite Sesame Street friends each night of Kwanzaa for a special

Kwanzaa Celebration

December 31

Ring in the New Year with Elmo, Abby Cadabby, Cookie Monster and Count von Count, as their music fills the air and the sky is covered with colorful bursts of brilliance!

New Year's Eve Fireworks
Mardi Gras

Mardi Gras Parade and Celebration

Feb 17 - Mar 19

Kids and parents can let the good times roll at Sesame Place’s, family-friendly Mardi Gras Celebration!

Sesame Place Elmos Eggstravaganza Event

Elmo's Eggstravaganza

Mar 25 - April 10

Join us for a hopping good time at Elmo’s Eggstravaganza Easter celebration!


Elmo's Springtacular

April 15 - June 18

Elmo’s Springtacular at Sesame Place is filled with furry fun and an exciting lineup of special events!

Summer Fun Fest

Summer Fun Fest

June 19 - Sept 10

Don’t miss out on all of the sun-sational events at Sesame Place during our Summer Fun Fest!

Halloween Spooktacular

The Count's Halloween Spooktacular

Sept 16 - Oct 29

Celebrate silly, not-too-spooky fun at The Count’s Halloween Spooktacular at Sesame Place!