Mayor Kenney returns as Buddy the Elf

Why let getting elected mayor of a giant metropolis keep you from your favorite holiday tradition? Jim Kenney will reprise his famous role as Buddy the Elf next to Councilman Mark Squilla as Santa at the Franklin Square Holiday Festival kick-off party. NOTE: Postponed.

Where: Franklin Square at 200 6th St. 19106

When: December 15, 2016 at 4:30 p.m.

How much: Free


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