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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
Lil John Roberts & Friends Where: Monday, December 22, 8 p.m. When: World Cafe Live, 3025 Walnut Street Cost: $22.50 More Info: Buy tickets here. Philly native, John “Lil’ John” Roberts is one of the most sought after drummers in the industry. Roberts got his start playing alongside jazz…
Philly Loves James Brown When: Saturday, December 27, 9 p.m. - 2 a.m. Where: Johnny Brenda's, 1201 Frankford Avenue Cost: $10 More Info: Click here. On December 27, Johnny Brenda's is the place to be, as Stacey "Flygirrl" Wilson and gL Productions join forces to present Philly Loves James…
Todrick Hall Presents: Twerk The Halls - A Toddy Halliday When: Monday, December 29 Where: World Cafe Live, 3025 Walnut Street Cost: $25 More info: Click here. After 100 million views online, Viral Youtuber Todrick Hall is taking his new Twerk The Halls tour out on a can't-miss tour…