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


Thanks for reading another Billy Penn story

Seems you’re the kind of person who really digs in. Want more? Sign up for our morning update, the quick, easy, free way to stay on top of Philly news.

Thanks for reading Billy Penn

Like the story above, everything we publish is powered by our members. If you enjoy reading, throw us a bone! Just $5/month makes more difference than you’d think.

Thanks for reading! We need you.

Member donations power our newsroom. If Billy Penn helps you feel more connected to Philly, we’d love to count you in. Will you join us?

Lock in your support

Reader support powers our newsroom. A monthly membership helps lock it in.

Can we count on you as a Billy Penn sustainer?

Winning the local journalism game

Thank you: Your support as a member is powering our news gathering.

Know someone else who might like our work? Invite them to join.