Every December, the Philly POPS presents a Philadelphia Christmas tradition, selling out up to ten concerts and kicking off the holiday season for the region’s families and children. Complete with carolers, a host of choirs, Santa and Mrs. Claus and the popular David Charles Abell as conductor, Christmas Spectacular cannot be missed! Learn more.
The Philly POPS Salute Series encourages recognition of service and commitment through an expanding set of events and activities - each transformative moments of celebration for our community. The Series includes POPS On Independence and theChristmas Salute when the POPS hosts 2,000 active military and first-responder families at a free Christmas Salute benefit concert in the Kimmel Center’s Verizon Hall. Learn more.