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If you’re looking for some state-of-the-art holiday entertainment and you have 15 minutes to spare, this is a must-stop holiday attraction. The Comcast Holiday Spectacular returns this Thursday, November 24, for the fourth year and it is fast becoming a new holiday tradition in Philadelphia.
Shown on the Comcast Experience Video Wall — the largest four-millimeter LED screen in the world — the Holiday Spectacular will definitely get you in the holiday spirit in a large way. And, did we mention that it's free? So, grab some hot chocolate from one of our cafes and get ready to ooh and ahh at all of its holiday sights and sounds.
New this year: Scenes from George Balanchine’s “The Nutcracker” performed by the renowned Pennsylvania Ballet along with updated scenes of the holiday.
Thanksgiving through New Year’s Day
10:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. (except 5:00 p.m. on weekdays) every hour on the hour, seven days a week
Comcast Center Lobby
1701 JFK Boulevard
Earl Sweatshirt When: Saturday, September 5, 11 p.m. Where: The TLA, 334 South Street Cost: $27 More Info: Click here for details. Born Thebe Kgositsile, Earl Sweatshirt is a West Coast rapper and member of the Odd Future Wolf Gang Kill Them All crew. Following in the footsteps of…
Jay Z's Budweiser Made in America Festival When: Saturday, September 5 - Sunday, September 6 Where: The Benjamin Franklin Parkway Cost: $150 More Info: Buy tickets here. All good things come to an end, but great things always come back again. Philly, we're excited to announce that for the…
John Coltrane Tribute Festival When: Sunday, September 6, 12 - 6 p.m. Where: Church of the Advocate, 19th and Diamond Street Cost: Free More Info: www.artsanctuary.org Philadelphia's jazz roots run deep. For generations, our city has been home to some of the world's biggest names in jazz — including…
Lianne La Havas When: Sunday, September 20 Where: The TLA, 334 South Street Cost: $28.50 More Info: Click here. Since the 2012 US release of her debut album Is Your Love Big Enough?, UK singer/songerwriter Lianne La Havas has been living a charmed life. Her 2012 album was named…