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November 21, 2012

Ride The SEPTA Santa Express Into Town On Black Friday, November 23

Sleigh bells are ringing and snow is glistening on the 2012 Philadelphia Santa Express. On Black Friday, November 23, ride SEPTA’s Santa Express, a special holiday-themed train which will deliver guests to The Gallery at Market East where there will be a Christmas parade throughout the mall. The special service includes five colorfully decorated trains […]

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November 21, 2011

Our Guide To Black Friday, November 25: Best Bets For Local Shopping, Ride Free On SEPTA’s Santa Express And Suggestions For Where To Take Shopping Pit Stops

Here’s something you may not have known: the term “Black Friday” originated right here in the City of Brotherly Love. It was dubbed in 1966 by our very own police department, who used this originally un-endearing term to describe the massive amounts of disruptive vehicle traffic the city experienced the day after Thanksgiving. By 1975 […]

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November 26, 2008

Santa Appearances this Holiday Weekend

Photo by J. Smith for GPTMC Sleigh bells riiiing, are you listening? Well, Thanksgiving is upon us, and Friday officially marks the start of the holiday season. So it’s that time to bring your wishlist to Santa. For all you good girls and boys, here’s our list of places that Old Saint Nick will be […]

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