PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — CBS3 wants to wish a happy birthday to one of Philadelphia’s favorite mascots! Chopper 3 was live over Gritty, the Flyers’ mascot, who is celebrating his third birthday with a motorcycle ride through the city on Friday.
Thx, I made it myself pic.twitter.com/OjFaqjPrq2
— Gritty (@GrittyNHL) September 24, 2021
It’s a round trip to the Wells Fargo Center by way of some of Philly’s most iconic spots, including the Art Museum, City Hall, and Logan Square.
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Watch more of Gritty’s ride through the city below:
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Happy birthday, Gritty!