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East Market Announces 2023 Holiday Series

PHILADELPHIA, PA (December 1, 2023) – Located in Center City, between Market and Chestnut, 11th and 12th Streets, East Market introduces its Holiday Series, occurring every Wednesday and Thursday in December until Christmas.


The festivities kick off with the Welcome America Holiday Parade Watch Party featuring iHeartRadio. The series will continue throughout the month to include a menorah lighting, festive carolers, beverage pop-ups, S’mores experiences, charitable opportunities, dance performances, photo moments, ice sculpting, and much more.


Join us at East Market’s public spaces, Chestnut Walk and Jefferson Plaza, every Wednesday and Thursday from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.


East Market’s full 2023 Holiday Series activities include:


December 2nd: Official Holiday Parade Watch Party, featuring iHeartRadio DJ, Iron Hill Brewery, Federal Donuts, and specialty drinks from The Wayward and Chaddsford Winery, along with performances from Nutcracker Stilt Walkers.


December 6th & 7th: Carols & Cocktails, featuring Victorian Carolers, caricature portraits, Heart + Paw sponsored Pet Charity, and a Menorah Lighting on Jefferson Plaza on Thursday, December 7th.


December 13th & 14th: East Market Community Days, featuring international guitarists and a School of Rock Band, dance performances along with community partnerships.


December 20th & 21st: Fire & Ice Festival, featuring fire dancers, ice sculpting, live music, and a Latin drum line.


For more information, please visit and follow the holiday conversation at @EastMarketPHL on Instagram and Facebook. Contact East Market at





East Market is a dynamic mixed-used project, blending urban shopping and dining experiences with contemporary work and living spaces. The pedestrian-oriented development in the heart of Philadelphia has revitalized an entire city block, from Market to Chestnut, and 11th to 12th Streets. Here, you can live at two incredible apartment towers, The Girard or The Ludlow, work at 1100 Ludlow, shop and dine at one of many retailers, or just hang out on Chestnut Walk and Ludlow Street with a cup of coffee and your dog. The project is owned by National Real Estate Advisors, LLC, an investment manager specializing in build-to-core, developing, and owning large-scale, urban commercial and multifamily projects on behalf of its institutional clients. East Market is developed by National Real Estate Development, the full-service development arm of National Real Estate Advisors. For more information, please visit and follow the conversation at @EastMarketPHL.