Kansas City Chiefs bar in South Philadelphia to close for Super Bowl showdown with Eagles

A South Philadelphia bar that has long been a haven for Chiefs fans will close for Kansas City's Super Bowl showdown against the hometown Eagles on Sunday.

Big Charlie's Saloon, located at 1953 S. 11th St., announced the decision on social media Monday afternoon, claiming that tickets for its watch party sold out too fast and the bar did not want to turn away any of its customers.

Laura Sessa, the manager of the bar, said Big Charlie's planned to host a small, indoor-only gathering for the Super…

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