Billy Penn Events

Holiday Philly Quizzo: How well do you know this city’s winter traditions?

24 trivia questions about Philadelphia’s seasonal fun.

Real Philly Santa posing with Philly Quizzo regulars

Real Philly Santa posing with Philly Quizzo regulars

Billy Penn
michaelawinberg-square-crop-feb2018

Correction appended

How well do you keep up with everything Philadelphia? That’s what we test — in the most fun way — at our monthly Billy Penn Philly Quizzo nights.

On Tuesday evening, we did it again, with a holiday twist. Billy Penn took over Pistola’s Del Sur on East Passyunk to eat delicious tacos and find out just how well our readers know this city — especially its winter season traditions.

We also had a special guest: Real Philly Santa (aka Rick Modglin), who comes complete with a real fluffy white beard, real round belly and giant jolly attitude.

phillyquizzo-santa3
Billy Penn

Several dozen people showed up to play and split into to answer three rounds of festive questions: Philly Past, Philly Present and Philly Future.

Big congrats to Team Phila-Madelphians, who emerged victorious and were rewarded with a gift card redeemable at any Pistola’s establishment — Jose Pistola’s, Sancho Pistola’s or Pistola’s Del Sur.

The Phila-Made-ians, winners of the night

The Phila-Made-ians, winners of the night

Billy Penn

Now, it’s your turn. We turned questions into an online quiz. Without using Google, can you beat the high score of 22/24?

Pick your the answers in the three sections below, then click “Submit” and scroll up to “View Score” to see how you did.

(If the form embedded below gives you trouble, you can access the quiz directly here.)

Want some more? Explore other Billy Penn Events stories.

Thanks for reading another Billy Penn story

Find everything you need to know about Philly, every day — in clear, direct language, like a good friend might say.

No clickbait, no cliffhangers: the Billy Penn morning newsletter.

Thanks for supporting Billy Penn!

Test your local knowledge — join us for the next Philly Quizzo virtual event, or take the quiz online.

Lock in your support

Reader support powers our local pandemic reporting. A monthly membership helps lock it in.

Can we count on you as a Billy Penn sustainer?

Tagged

Events