Bring the family out to see marching bands, dance teams, floats, costumes, and more! We will be providing Donation Stations where children can collect one goody bag filled with fun surprises. Parade starts at 7:00PM on Market Street Between Church and Darlington Streets.
Serving assorted hot and cold sandwhiches, soups, snacks and desserts at family prices from 5:45pm - 8:30pm. Entertainment will be provided. Stop in before and during the Christmas Parade!
Breakfast with santa: December 1
Enjoy a delicious buffet breakfast with Santa! Children get to sit with Santa, share their Christmas wish lists, and of course, take photos (parents, don't forget your cameras). Must pre-register. Limited seating. Cost: $16
On Your Own: December 5th (Regular Cost: $55, Senior: $50) Spend the day in NYC on your own! Walk through popular Times Square, take a carriage ride through Central Park, tour the Empire State Building, catch a Broadway show or go shopping for the day. The day is yours for you to enjoy New York City. Trip includes transpiration, snack, and bus driver’s tip.
Radio City Music Hall Christmas Spectacular Show: December 7th(Cost: $140) America’s favorite holiday show, The Radio City Christmas Spectacular, is full of fun and surprises the whole family will enjoy. Come see the famous high kicking Rockettes, the reenactment of the very first Christmas in the Living Nativity and journey into Santa’s magical workshop.
View our Summer Activity Guide (PDF) to find a full listing of 2018 events, bus trips, children and adult programs, classes and activities, and much more!
We have moved to "The Spellman Building" located at 829 Paoli Pike while a building renovation is completed.
The renovation will take place during 2018 and we anticipate a return to 401 East Gay Street by January 1, 2019.
Be part of our community events as an event sponsor! For over 30 years, the West Chester Parks and Recreation Department has provided the community with a variety of event and activities. With the help of sponsorship we are able to provide entertainment, games, activities, and new event offerings. If your organization is interested in joining us as an event sponsor. Read full details (PDF) on how you can become involved.