Tag Archives: Broad Street

2024 Mummers Parade

Philadelphians rang in the New Year on Broad Street with the 2024 Mummers Parade! More photos behind the cut.

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2023 Mummers Parade

It was a beautiful day for the 2023 Mummers Parade, and I thought I would share some of the photos I took that day. We wandered into Center City as far as Broad and Locust Street, but not as far … Continue reading

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Caturday

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Boot & Saddle Bar

This is a shot from a while back before the iconic Boot and Saddle sign on South Broad Street was restored. It was a wondrous relic in its decay, but now it looks as it did when it was first … Continue reading

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Mummer’s Parade 2022

After a delay due to rain, the Mummers took back Broad Street on Sunday! More photos behind the cut.

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Only Two Bits at Broad & Lombard

I found another pay phone in Philadelphia, and a call on this one will only set you back 25¢! Of course, the disinfectant used to kill whatever transferred from the receiver to your ear may cost considerably more. This coin … Continue reading

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Creative and Performing Arts High School

The corner of Broad and Carpenter, it was the Ridgeway Library and was repurposed as a school in the 1990s.

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