Seven South Philly Holiday Happenings

From Burke Playground to burlesque brunch, here are seven upcoming celebrations that promise to spread a little holiday cheer. Lucia Fest and Christmas Market Saturday, December 7, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. American Swedish Historical Museum, 1900 Pattison Ave. Free-$12 Celebrate Christmas the Scandinavian way in FDR Park. Lucia Fest aspect will

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Deck the Avenue Returns: 13 things you should know

The holidays bring South Philly together on East Passyunk Avenue with a tree lighting, photos with Santa, QOTA, story times, and much more! East Passyunk Avenue Business Improvement District (EPABID) and Passyunk Avenue Revitalization Corporation (PARC) are again gearing up for a busy holiday season as their annual Deck the

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Five Holiday Events Near South Philadelphia

Neighborhoods, restaurants, and breweries light up for the holidays. Over the next few weeks, Philadelphians will welcome the most festive time of year with a host of holiday tree lightings. The Passyunk Post has ranked its top five family-friendly events in or near South Philadelphia. All are free and open

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“Dough” Unto Others

Epiphany of Our Lord Parish’s annual pasta dinner promises plenty of opportunities to grow a communal vibe. Rev. James Casey likes building camaraderie among the congregation at Epiphany of Our Lord Parish. From 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. on Saturday, November 9th, organizer Cindy Pierandozzi and the other faces behind

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Kun-Yang Lin/Dancers’ You Be the Judge Fundraiser

The Kun-Yang Lin/Dancers (KYL/D) company has an ambitious season planned. The Passyunk Square-based group draws upon “Eastern philosophies while expanding the perimeter of contemporary dance.” On Saturday, October 26 at 5:30 pm KYL/D seeks to raise $10,000 to benefit the company’s community engagement and education programs through their You Be

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“Fall” Speed Ahead: Cianfrani Park Fall Festival

A Bella Vista recreation site will welcome autumn through a six-hour festival on Saturday. Given that Cianfrani Park, 746 Fitzwater St., is Bella Vista’s largest park, Eugene Desyatnik esteems the space as a geographic focal point for the neighborhood. Desyatnik, president of the Bella Vista Neighbors Association (BVNA) expects a

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