Train 2015: Mural Arts and Philadelphia Gay News are seeking
applications from same-sex couples to be married aboard SEPTA and to
receive a free reception at Loews Philadelphia Hotel! Write to us at
email@example.com by January 26 and tell us why you want to be wed aboard the Love Train!
Celebrate the five-year anniversary of Mural Arts’ landmark Love Letter
project and marriage equality in Pennsylvania with the final iteration
of LOVE TRAIN on Sunday, February 8. For the first time ever, our
popular Valentine’s Day event will feature a same-sex marriage during a
privately chartered, slow-speed, guided Love Letter tour—and the lucky
couple could include you!
LOVE TRAIN 2015
Sunday, February 8, 2015
$35 per person, $60 per couple
Departs from 1234 Market Street, Philadelphia
Mural Arts celebrates the five-year anniversary of its landmark Love Letter
project and marriage equality in Pennsylvania with the final iteration of LOVE TRAIN. For the first time ever, Mural Arts’ popular Valentine’s Day event will feature a same-sex marriage during a Love Letter tour
. This special version of one of the Mural Arts Program’s bestselling tours will feature a privately chartered, slow-speed, guided ride amidst the 50 Love Letter
rooftop murals along the Market-Frankford SEPTA line in West Philadelphia, painted by world-renowned street artist Stephen “ESPO” Powers and crew—great for Love Letter
newcomers and repeat riders alike. The
Honorable Daniel J. Anders, Philadelphia’s first openly gay male judge,
will wed a lucky same-sex couple aboard the SEPTA train during this
Book tickets to witness a landmark moment in Philadelphia’s LGBTQ history at muralarts.org/lovetrain2015
. Space is limited and tickets are nontransferable.
11:30 am – Check in at SEPTA Headquarters, 1234 Market Street
All ticketed guests must check in with Mural Arts staff before riding the Love Train! Guides will escort guests to the “El” platform for boarding.
12 – 1:30 pm – Love Train 2015
Experience Love Letter from the Market-Frankford El, one of the most popular and talked-about projects in Mural Arts history, and be there as our happy couple is wed, in a ceremony performed by Judge Daniel J. Anders.
1:30 – 3 pm – Reception at Loews Philadelphia Hotel
Toast to the newlyweds and enjoy a catered reception from project partners Loews Philadelphia Hotel and Cakes by Maryellen. Love Letter books will be available for purchase and signings from artist Stephen Powers.
Loews Philadelphia Hotel, Cakes by Maryellen, Yards Brewing Company,
SEPTA, William Way LGBT Community Center, Andre Richard Salon and media
partners Philadelphia Gay News, Wired 96.5FM.