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South Philly holiday lights run tonight

If biking through holiday lights isn’t your thing, you can join the South Philly Striders and the Fishtown Beer Runners on their annual run through South Philly’s light displays.

Photo: J. Fusco via EPX

Photo: J. Fusco via EPX

Tonight, December 15, the group run will begin at Toll Man Joe’s on Oregon Avenue and will continue on a 3.5 or 5 mile run through South Philly’s best lights.

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What's Happening in:  All over South Philly 

Join the Bicycle Coalition for a holiday lights ride through South Philly

This Thursday, December 15, you’ll have the chance to join the Bicycle Coalition of Greater Philadelphia for a holiday lights bike ride.

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Photo from the Bicycle Coalition.

Since parts of South Philly go all-out with decorations for Christmas, the group ride will take a seven-mile tour of the best there is in our neighborhoods.

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What's Happening in:  East Passyunk Crossing 

Take a tour of holiday lights in East Passyunk Crossing on Sunday

It’s that time of the year again. East Passyunk Crossing Civic Association will be hosting its annual tour of lights this Sunday, December 11.

Photo: J. Fusco via EPX

Photo: J. Fusco via EPX

The neighborhood is full of holiday cheer, with the Miracle on 13th Street looking as bright as ever and other seasonal displays around the neighborhood.

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What's Happening in:  East Passyunk Crossing :  Passyunk Square 

East Passyunk Avenue to become a winter wonderland with Arctic Ave. this Saturday

Now that it’s December, the holiday season is getting into full swing. To bring some more chill and holiday spirit to the area, East Passyunk Avenue will be having its Second Saturday celebration this weekend for the second annual Arctic Ave.

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On Saturday, December 10, ice sculptures will be carved along the avenue, along with plenty of other seasonally-themed fun.

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SBSNA hosting fundraising event for Broad Street Business Improvement District

In the spring, the South Broad Street Neighborhood Association hosted its first fundraising event to move forward with the proposal and planning for the creation of a Business Improvement District on Broad Street.

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BIDs are meant to improve commercial corridors with added funding, bringing improvements, events and more to the area. To continue to raise money for the creation of a BID, SBSNA is hosting a second edition of BINGO! for a better Broad Street on Thursday, December 1.

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What's Happening in:  East Passyunk Crossing :  Passyunk Square 

‘Tis the season: Attend Singing Fountain tree lighting on Thursday

The first day of December is quickly approaching, meaning that the holiday season truly is getting into full swing.

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The “Miracle on 13th Street” has already lit up as a bright reminder of the holidays. The Singing Fountain tree is the next South Philly spectacle to see holiday lights. On Thursday, December 1, a tree lighting ceremony will be held on East Passyunk Avenue.

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