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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
Sittin' In All Stars When: Wednesday, September 3 | 8 p.m. Where: The Kimmel Center | Broad & Spruce Streets Cost: $20 More Info: Click here. This week, some of the hottest jazz talents from Philly, and beyond, will land on one stage as The Kimmel Center returns with…
Seun Kuti & Egypt 80 + Rich Medina When: Monday, September 8 | 8 p.m. Where: Union Transfer, 1026 Spring Garden Street Cost: $20-22 More Info: Buy tickets here. The son of afrobeat pioneer Fela Kuti, Seun Kuti and his band Egypt 80 touch down in Philly alongside veteran…
Snarky Puppy When: Friday, September 12, 8 p.m. Where: World Cafe Live, 3025 Walnut Street Cost: $23-25 More Info: Buy tickets online here. With the release of their most recent live album, Family Dinner, Snarky Puppy has gone from an underground secret to one of the most respected bands…