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    Casino Trips: July 8, 2015

    DAYTRIPPERS TRAVEL CLUB Aug. 11. Tropicana Casino. Magic show Madame Houdini and $15 slot play. $28. Bus leaves KleinLife, 10100 Jamison Ave., at 10 a.m. and returns 7:15 p.m. 215-824-2796 or 215-672-0357. 


    Casino Trips: July 1, 2015

    Rose’s Fun Filled Trips: July 13. Tropicana. $65 includes transportation, show, slot play and buffet. 215-335-2287, 267-251-7422. More: Sept. 15. Tropicana. $65 includes transportation, show, slot play and buffet. 215-335-2287, 267-251-7422. More: Oct. 28. $65 includes transportation, show, slot play and buffet. 215-335-2287, 267-251-7422.


    Casino Trips: June 24, 2015

    Rose’s Fun Filled Trips: July 13. Tropicana. $65 includes transportation, show, slot play and buffet. 215-335-2287, 267-251-7422. More: Sept. 15. Tropicana. $65 includes transportation, show, slot play and buffet. 215-335-2287, 267-251-7422. More: Oct. 28. $65 includes transportation, show, slot play and buffet. 215-335-2287, 267-251-7422.


    Connoisseur of comedy

    Damon Wayans has come a long way since his big break on ‘In Living Color.’ Nowadays, he’s busy touring the country, creating smartphone apps and writing a book.   


    A hometown favorite

    The 38th annual Mayfair Holmesburg Thanksgiving Parade was held Sunday. Local bands, schools, businesses, dance groups, musicians and Mummers participated in the parade, which traveled south on Frankford Avenue. 


    A magical performance

    The Walnut Street Theatre continues its landmark season by putting its own spin on the enchanting family musical Mary Poppins, running through Jan. 4 on the WST Mainstage.


    WWII vets to star in one-act play

    A one-act play chronicling a day in the lives of two aging World War II veterans will be presented at the Ashburner Inn, 8400 Torresdale Ave., on Friday, Sept. 19, at 7:30 p.m. Admission is free of charge.


    A magical experience

    After 12 years of touring the world under the blue and yellow “Big Top,” Cirque du Soleil is bringing Varekai to arenas.


    A tribute to the one and only Joan Rivers

    There she was, resplendent in a black jumpsuit and a gold lame trapeze-style coat with lavish ruffles, no less.