NEW YORK (CBS) — It’s a special tribute in an unusual venue for one of Philadelphia’s favorite treasures.
Madison Square Garden is getting a taste of Philly’s Federal Donuts.READ MORE: WHAT WAS THAT?: Why Delaware Residents Felt Earth Shaking Wednesday Morning
It’s because Federal Donuts is a favorite of the jam band Phish whose 13 night Baker’s Dozen shows run through next week at the Garden.
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The band’s handing out Federal Donuts at the shows, and the flavors dictate the set list.
A red velvet donut means a song from the Velvet Underground and a strawberry donut means the Beatles’ Strawberry Fields Forever.MORE NEWS: Philadelphia Hospitals Seeing Sharp Increase In Number Of Children With COVID-19, Rising RSV Infections
The band got hooked on the donuts during a trip through Philly and signed them up for the Baker’s Dozen shows.