Want to Buy a Giant Squid?
Varalli Restaurant closed in early July. According to Michael Klein, the corner building at Broad and Locust will be torn down next year. The contents of the restaurant, including a 34 foot long giant squid sculpture are listed online for sale.
The squid was created by Geronimo and Co. and Philadelphia artist, Greg Emore. Geronimo and Co. has also done works for projects like Captain Emo as Euro Disney, the Tower of Terror at Disney World in Orlando, Toon Town in Los Angeles and Red Square in Las Vegas.
Online bidding for the squid, Baby Grand Piano and the rest of the contents begin at 3 p.m.