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Columbus Day

2014 Columbus Day Parade in Philadelphia. (Credit: Mike Dougherty)

Other Cities Changed The Name, But Philadelphians Celebrate Columbus Day With Parade

While two American cities have decided to remove Christopher Columbus’ name from the holiday, Philadelphia is sticking with tradition.

10/12/2014

2014 Columbus Day Parade in Philadelphia. (Credit: Mike Dougherty)

Would Columbus Day Ever Be Renamed In Philadelphia?

Officials in two major U.S. Cities this year voted to rename Columbus Day “Indigenous People’s Day” — How does that fly in South Philadelphia?

10/12/2014

(Credit: Justin Udo)

Thousands Take To Streets For Columbus Day Parade

Drill teams, drum lines and civic clubs marched down South Broad Street Sunday to celebrate Columbus Day.

10/13/2013

(credit: Jay Lloyd)

Getaway: Columbus Day Escapes

This Columbus Day, ponder a getaway to places associated with the “Admiral of the Ocean Sea.”

10/10/2013

(A statue of Christopher Columbus in Palos, Spain, a 1928 gift from the United States.  Credit:  Jay Lloyd)

Jay Lloyd’s Getaway: The Spanish Town Where Columbus Got Bankrolled

As the Columbus Day weekend arrives, Jay Lloyd recalls a getaway he and his wife took to one of the most significant towns in the explorer’s quest for royal support.

10/06/2011

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