Philadelphia Family Shop Local Guide
Your Philadelphia Family guide to the 2020 Holiday Season.
Whether you’re looking for thoughtful gifts for family, friends, or yourself, we want to help you support small businesses by shopping local this holiday season!
Scroll and click through the Philly Family Community’s Picks for this Holiday Season, Support Philly Makers, and discover Where to Find (Socially Distanced) Holiday Lights in Philly.
We hope your Thanksgiving is filled with love and gratitude. Stop by the Philly Family Community Facebook group Black Friday through Cyber Monday for our exclusive community offers and invitations from our Business Members!
How will YOU invest in Philly this Holiday Season?
Despite the accessibility of digital shopping with a tap and delivery to your doorstep, the Philly Family Community is committed to supporting small businesses by shopping local this holiday season. Our team created this Guide with our Philadelphia Family Business Members and friends to help you discover new ways to shop local this year. We’ve also included spotlights on some of our favorite seasonal articles you can find on our site throughout.
Philadelphia Family Shop Local Guide
Your guide to the holiday season in Philly.
Presented by the Philly Family team
LOVE shopping local? The Philly Family Community needs your referrals!
Philadelphia Family Business Members and Education Partners are local community builders like us who would like to be more connected with families in Philly. The Business Members below support the Philly Family Community and our Shop Local Guide. Have you had a great experience with one of our Members? You can share an endorsement on their Profile Page below or browse our full directory to help other families benefit from your experience! SHOW YOUR SUPPORT WITH A 5-STAR REVIEW.
If you have had an outstanding experience with a local business or service provider in the last year, please take a minute to tell us about your experience as a 2021 LOVE Award nomination at phillyfamily.com/love! Nominations will be open until February 5, 2021.
Featured Philadelphia Family Business Members & Friends
Philadelphia Family was created to connect families raising their kids in the city with resources, events, and each other and it all started with our vibrant Philly Family Community Facebook group (join 5,000 local members!) and our weekly Email Newsletters, which continue to grow with and support new and expectant parents, empty nesters, families who are new to the area, and natives alike! You can find @phillyfamilymag on Instagram to say hello and tag #phillyfamily or @phillyfamilymag on Twitter, if that’s your jam.
Love Philadelphia Family? JOIN TODAY!
Join Philadelphia Family as an Supporting Member!
In addition to your exclusive My Philly canvas tote bag with designed by local artist BZdesignstuff, your official membership card entitles you to discounts on family memberships, birthday parties, and events at your favorite museums and local businesses!
- The Franklin Institute: $3 off adult, daytime general admission to The Franklin Institute for up to four people.
- The Philadelphia Zoo: 15% off annual membership.
- Independence Seaport Museum: Get $2 off general admission for up to a family of four.
- Smith Memorial Playground and Playhouse: Receive 5% off of birthday party rentals.
- Riverbend Environmental Education Center: 15% off of any birthday party package.
- Songs for Seeds: $10 off/month with $25 off of the first two months (for children under 5 only).
- Crayola Experience: $6 off tickets.
- Confident Parenting: $25 off any sleep or potty-training consultation or package.
- Dr Meredith Murphy, Licensed Acupuncturist: $10 off first visit (not to be used with health insurance benefits).
- John Cruice Photography: $200 off your first print order,
- Farryn Electric, LLC: $25 Off Electrical Repair.
- Food and Provisions: $50 off your first 5-session purchase of weekly meal support.
- Philly DIY: 10% Discount on their purchase.
- Redwood Academic Prep: 10% off all essay coaching packages, for students applying to college or graduate school.
- Safer Babies: 10% off installation costs. Please mention MLP or PF at time of consult or quote. * Not to be combined with other discounts.
- WFTFS: 20% off services (new clients).
- Language University: $10 off your subscription (includes digital / mailed options and Zoom classes)
- Meridee Winters School of Music: First lesson free (new students).
- Main Line Family Education: 10% discount on any MLFEd class booked in 2020.
Join Philadelphia Family as a Business Member!
Your organization can join our mission of Building Community too! Join Philadelphia Family as an Business Member.
Whether you are an entrepreneur opening a new business or a legacy organization that would like to be more connected with Philly parents and caregivers, we welcome you to join our Business Membership program.
Philadelphia Family was created to connect families raising their kids in the city with resources, events, and each other and it all started with our vibrant Facebook Group and our weekly Email Newsletters, which continue to grow with and support new and expectant parents, empty nesters, families who are new to the area, and natives alike!
Many of our Business Members and Education Partners generously offer a perk or discount for our Supporting Members as a part of their collaboration with us. We hope you’ll consider creating an incentive for our readers to visit, support, and refer their friends to you as well!