A giant tree stands at the center of the drained fountain. Kids were running and playing on the big green stage surrounding the tree.
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It’s an interactive display with moving figures, lights, amusement rides and 17 train lines traveling through miniature scenery.
Thanksgiving Day marks the opening of the Christmas Village.
This week’s City Hall controversy over the removal of the “Christmas Village” sign may be dying down a bit, but it prompted some good-natured joking at City Council’s meeting on Thursday.
After much debate and controversy, Mayor Michael Nutter says two signs that hang above the wooden booths that make up the traditional European Christmas Village on the west side of City Hall will once again feature the word “Christmas.”
The sign that hangs above the 80 wooden booths that make up the traditional European Christmas Village on the west side of City Hall used to say “Christmas Village,” but on Tuesday morning, it was missing a word.
More than 50 vendors from around the world set up Individual wooden booths to resemble a Bavarian village Christmas market.