Meet us at the Delaware River Waterfront for a night of ice skating and hot cocoa at Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest! Join college students from all over the Philadelphia region for College Night on February 5—if you’ve got a student ID, you’re getting ice rink admission, skate rental, and hot cocoa all for just $7! Bundle up in lots of layers, lace up those ice skates, and get the most Insta-worthy photo of you doing a triple axel with the Ben Franklin Bridge in the background (just kidding… that sounds kind of dangerous, actually). Warm up in one of the many cabins or by a fire pit, score big in the arcade, and enjoy some of the best views of the Delaware River.
Experience the richness and vibrancy of African American heritage and culture at the African American Museum of Philadelphia! Author Richard Bell will be discussing his book, Stolen: Five Free Boys Kidnapped into Slavery and Their Astonishing Odyssey Home, which takes place in 1825 Philadelphia when five young, free black boys fall into the clutches of the most fearsome gang of kidnappers and slavers in the United States. You’ll also have the opportunity to snag a signed copy of the book! Join college students from all over the region at College Night—sign up today.
What sacrifices will one make in the name of love? Experience Puccini’s Madame Butterfly—the unforgettable 115-year-old musical masterpiece, transformed by Director Ted Huffman into a modern-day commentary on power dynamics and western exploitation—in its run at Opera Philadelphia this spring. Join us for a FREE College Night at the Opera at the iconic (and very Instagrammable) Academy of Music. Space is limited to just 50 seats, so sign up today! And don’t worry—if you don’t snag a free ticket before they’re all claimed, you can get one for just $10.