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Celebrate the season in America’s most historic square mile with Historic Holidays in Old City!


Festivities kick off on Small Business Saturday, November 28, with the return of a charming new holiday tradition, Old City’s Window Decorating Contest! Wander the historic streets of Old City (please wear a mask, keep your social distance, and follow all City and State safety guidelines), and view the delightful displays designed by local shops, restaurants, galleries, salons, spas, and more. Visitors are encouraged to vote for their favorite design.


The contest will begin on Saturday, November 28, 2020 at 11:00am and end on Sunday, December 13, 2020 at 5:00pm.  Visit oldcitydistrict.org for information on how to vote and complete contest rules.


The window designs will be on display from November 28 through the New Year.



Participating locations include:


American Kitchen Machinery, 204 Quarry Street

Charm Hair & Skin Studio, 53 N. 2nd Street 

The Clay Studio, 137-139 N. 2nd Street

Fermob Pop Up, 138 N. 3rd Street

Hush Salon, 128 N. 3rd Street 

Independence Gift Shop, 599 Market Street

Old City Coffee, 221 Church Street 

Old City Jewish Arts Center, 119 N. 3rd Street

Oui Pastries, 160 N. 3rd Street

Petit Jardin en Ville, 134 N. 3rd Street

Philadelphia Independents, 35 N. 3rd Street

Shane Confectionery, 110 Market Street

Spa Terme di Aroma, 32 N. 3rd Street 

Unique Photo, 28 S. 2nd Street







For complete contest rules, click here.