November 21, 2012
Shoppers Rejoice: Philadelphia Is Bringing Back Free Metered Parking On Saturdays For The Holiday Shopping Season
The Philadelphia Parking Authority has once again given Philadelphia an early Christmas gift: meter parking will be FREE city-wide after 11 a.m. every Saturday through December 29.
The free parking offer applies to all of Philadelphia’s commercial business districts, including Rittenhouse Row,Old City, University City, Chestnut Hill and East Passyunk, which means you can get your shop on throughout the entire city without the pain of parking tickets.
The PPA also announced discounted parking every Saturday for $8 from 11 a.m.-5 p.m. at the following parking garages in Center City:
• Old City (2nd & Sansom Streets)
• Independence Mall (5th & Market Streets)
• 8th & Filbert Streets
• The Gallery (10th & Filbert Streets)
• Jefferson (10th & Ludlow Streets)
• JFK Plaza (underground garage at 16th & Ben Franklin Parkway)
Talk about a very merry Christmas.
Just to recap, meter parking will be FREE after 11 a.m. on the following Saturdays:
• November 24
• December 1
• December 8
• December 15
• December 22
• December 29
Questions about parking in Philadelphia? Visit Philly’s official parking guide has all the answers.