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Check out some of the upcoming happenings SEPTA can take you to.

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Transit Tuesday ☕️


Celebrate Transit Tuesday with SEPTA and Dunkin'. Flash your SEPTA Key card to receive a MEDIUM Hot or Iced Coffee for only $1 (+ appl. tax) every Tuesday at any participating Greater Philadelphia-area Dunkin' location. To find your nearest Dunkin' click here. Offer valid on Tuesdays only. Cannot be combined with any other offer. Participation may vary. Limited-time offer. 

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Wells Fargo Center

The Flyers take on the Canadians on Tuesday and the Sabres on Saturday at the Wells Fargo Center. Best way there is the Broad Street Line. Hop it south to NRG Station - last stop.

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SIX: The Musical

Academy of Music

Henry the VIII’s former wives — all six of ’em — step out of his shadow and onto the stage in this electric Broadway production that channels 500 years of heartbreak into 21st-century empowerment. Before the show, be sure to pop into the on-site Volvér for the Queen’s Sting, a special, brandy-based cocktail created just for the show. Check it out from 3/21 thru 4/9! Take Regional Rail to Suburban Station, the Broad Street Line to Walnut-Locust, the Market-Frankford Line to 15th Street, or Routes 4, 9, 12, 21, 27, 32 or 42. 

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Let's Go Sixers! 🏀

Wells Fargo Center

The Philadelphia 76ers take on the Mavericks this Wednesday and the Raptors this Friday. Skip traffic and parking - SEPTA IS THE WAY TO GO! Hop the Broad Street Line to NRG Station (last stop). 

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Bristol Riverside Theatre

See Cabaret at Bristol Riverside Theatre from 3/21 thru 4/16. Save 20% on tickets with this Perk! Take SEPTA to the show! Hop the Trenton Line to Bristol Station.

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Philly Theatre Week

Various Locations

More than 40 of Philly’s thriving theater companies host shows and special events in neighborhoods throughout the city during Philly Theatre Week - from 3/23 thru 4/2. Some can’t-miss performances on the docket: Curio Theatre Company’s THE COMPLETE DEATHS, a hilarious mashup of every onstage Shakesperian death (Thursday & Friday), and a more serious production of Shakespeare’s The Tempest from Quintessence Theatre Group (Thursday through Sunday). The festivities kick off with a free rooftop garden party at the Kimmel Center on Monday from 6 to 8 p.m. Plan your trip here!

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Phillies Season Opener Party With Budweiser

Xfinity Live!

This watch party in the shadow of Citizens Bank Park on Thursday features live music, DJ entertainment, Phillies trivia and plenty of drink specials, including $3 Budweisers, Bud Lights and Michelob Ultras. One lucky attendee goes home with two tickets to the Phillies home opener on April 6, 2023. Doors open at noon, and table reservations are now open. Get there on SEPTA by hopping the Broad Street Line south to NRG Station.

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Philadelphia Orchestra - Blessed Earth and Rite of Spring

Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts

Catch Philadelphia Orchestra - Blessed Earth and Rite of Spring at the Kimmel Center from 3/30 thru 4/2! Get there on SEPTA! Hop Routes 4, 12, 27, 32 or the Broad Street Line to Walnut-Locust. Get up to $10 off tickets with this Perk!

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Science After Hours: Spectacular Spectacular

Franklin Institute

It’s a spectacular evening of after-hours fun on Thursday at The Franklin Institute as the hugely popular Science After Hours series returns for 2023. The 21-plus event features rapid-fire Bingo rounds led by funk musician Johnny Showcase, performances and hands-on lessons from the Philadelphia School of Circus Arts, beats from local drumline Positive Movement, and vintage short film screenings from Secret Cinema. Inside The Fels Planetarium, drag queen Iris Spectre leads a cabaret lineup of burlesque performances and dance numbers. Tickets include all of the aforementioned programming, access to the museum’s core exhibits and galleries, and a nifty lapel pin created specifically for the event. Leave the driving to SEPTA. Short walk from Suburban Station, hop Bus Routes 7, 33, 38, 48 or Trolley Routes 10, 11, 13, 34 or 36.

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The American Revolution

Christ Church Neighborhood House

Seven actors. Twenty-one square feet of space. Two feet off the ground. 50 minutes. That’s what the cast of The American Revolution is working with to tell its singular, humorous, well-balanced take on the birth of the country. Catch it from 3/28 thru 4/1. Countless ways to get here on SEPTA. Hop the Market-Frankford Line to 2nd Street or Routes 5, 17, 33, 48 or 57.

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Philadelphia Union

Subaru Park

The Union take on Sporting KC on Saturday at 7:30PM. To get here on SEPTA, take the Wilmington/Newark Line or Routes 37, 109, or 113 to Chester Transportation Center. From there - hop the shuttle bus to Subaru Park. Last train out of Chester Transportation Center leaves at 9:32 PM - so check out the bus schedules if you don't want to leave early!

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Philadelphia Wings

Wells Fargo Center

The Philadelphia Wings are back at the Wells Fargo Center on Sunday, 4/2 at 6PM! Going? Skip the parking hassles [and the prices] and hop the Broad Street Line [to NRG Station] there.

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Southeast Asian Market

FDR Park

Come hungry to this lively community market highlighting Southeast Asian cultures and cuisines. Pick produce, sample spices and enjoy prepared meals from more than 60 Lao, Khmer, Thai, Vietnamese and Indonesian vendors. The market sets up shop from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. every Saturday and Sunday through the fall and will soon have a permanent home inside the park. Get here on SEPTA. Short walk from NRG Station on the Broad Street Line or hop Route 17.

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Staying Power: Be Distinct or Go Extinct

Philadelphia Zoo

This brand-new exhibit at the Philadelphia Zoo - open from 4/1 thru 10/1 - features 25 gigantic animatronic insects and dinosaurs, offering visitors a chance to examine the traits that allowed insects to survive long after their dinosaur pals kicked the bucket. Keep an eye and an ear out as these life-sized dinosaurs and super-sized insects move and communicate with curious guests. Note: There is an additional charge to access the exhibit. Get there on SEPTA Routes 15 or 38. And don't forget - you've got Perks! Like $2 off admission to the Zoo when you flash your SEPTA Key card.

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