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It’s the 83rd Annual FREE Easter Promenade

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Sashay. Sway. Promenade.

This Easter Sunday, partake in the 83rd Annual Easter Promenade on April 20, 2014.

Master of ceremonies Henri David will lead the parade at 12:30 p.m. from Passyunk Avenue & South Street down to Headhouse Square.

Be a part of this “grand and popular tradition”, which dates back to the 1930’s, and show off your Easter Sunday best at 2nd Street Plaza.

Listen to the Philadelphia Freedom Band.

Enjoy The Bunny Hop.

Meet Mr. and Mrs. Peter Cottontail.

Bring your camera so you can snap some memorable pics with the Easter Bunny himself.

Then, proudly egg-cept your award for Best Dressed or Best Easter Bonnet. Kids and adults alike can enter one of the 12 categories in this Celebrity Judged contest.

Your entire family can take home a prize. Everyone can participate, even the family pet. Contest participants can receive FREE treats.

Contest categories:

  1. Best Dressed Little Girl (2-5 yrs.)
  2. Best Dressed Little Boy (2-5 yrs)
  3. Best Dressed Young Girl (6-12 yrs.)
  4. Best Dressed Young Boy (6-12 yrs.)
  5. Best Dressed Teenage Girl (13-19 yrs.)
  6. Best Dressed Teenage Boy (13-19 yrs.)
  7. Best Dressed Woman (20+yrs.)
  8. Best Dressed Man (20+ yrs.)
  9. Best Dressed Family
  10. Best Dressed Pet
  11. Best Easter Bonnet
  12. Best South Street Razzle Dazzle

So, “hop on down to South Street Headhouse District for some FREE, egg-citing family fun!” Afterwards, enjoy an Easter Sunday brunch at one of the area restaurants like The Twisted Tail, Bridget Foy's, Ela or Percy Street Barbecue. Then burn off those calories by hopping and shopping at a variety of stores.

For more information, visit www.southstreet.com or call 215-413-3713.

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