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Beat the winter blues at the Greenhouse


Saturday, February 1, 2020


10:00am - 10:00pm


Fairmount Park Horticulture Center
100 N. Horticulture Dr.
Philadelphia, PA 19131

Welcome to The Greenhouse, an indoor winter getaway at the Fairmount Park Horticulture Center hosted by Philadelphia Parks & Recreation and Fairmount Park Conservancy in partnership with Constellation Culinary Group.

From Saturday, February 1 through Sunday, February 16, beat the winter blues by escaping into this green oasis while enjoying live music, Jungle Rock Recess, cocktails and a cash bar, a giant sandbox, games, and food truck vendors at The Greenhouse.

Saturday, February 1

Hours: 10:00am-10:00pm 

Philly PHLASH Free Shuttle:  10:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m.


  • 12:00pm-4:00pm- Zoo on Wheels: Come join our Zoo on Wheels team and meet animals from all around the globe that rely on the earth and find out more about how the earth relies on them!

Food Partners (11:00am-4:00pm): 

  • Constellation (starting at 10:00am)
  • SoPhie
  • Mama’s Meatballs
  • Okie Dokie Donuts10

Food Partners (5:00pm-10:00pm): 

  • Constellation (starting at 4:00pm))
  • Dos Hermanos Tacos
  • Vegan Commissary
  • Weckerly’s Ice Cream

Admission to the Greenhouse is free! However, we strongly recommend reserving a ticket here so that we can communicate about programming and winter weather updates.

  • Tickets are limited to 4 per order. Children 5 and under do not require a ticket.
  • For sold out dates you are still welcome to show up and register on-site. Please note that admission is first-come, first-serve as the Horticulture Center has a maximum capacity to ensure everyone’s safety.

The Horticulture Center’s 20,000-square-foot greenhouse will offer free summer-inspired fun with a variety of family-friendly “rooms” including:

  • The Jungle – GAIA, traveling zoos, kids rock DJ, face painting, balloon artists
  • The Beach – Oversized sandbox for an indoor beach escape
  • The Midway – Local food truck vendors and cash bar with craft beers, wine, and handcrafted cocktails
  • The Lawn – Green grass for lounging and lawn games
  • The Campground—Adirondack chairs and Live music

Getaway at the Greenhouse is picnic-friendly Monday through Friday during the day only. Bring Your Own (BYO) food and non-alcoholic beverages.