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November 5, 2013

Last Chance: Eastern State Penitentiary’s Terror Behind The Walls Closes For The Season With An Even Creepier New Grand Finale This Saturday, November 9

Halloween may have passed, but there’s one final chance this season to scare yourself silly. Eastern State Penitentiary’s iconic and award-winning haunted house Terror Behind the Walls wraps its 2013 season with one final show this Saturday, November 9. But don’t expect the same fright fest guests experienced earlier this fall. The last show night […]

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October 31, 2013

Tonight Picks, Halloween Night Edition: Terror Behind The Walls, Halloween Nerd Nite At Frankford Hall, Trick-Or-Treating In Neighborhoods Across The City, Stratus Rooftop Lounge’s Prom Party, Halloween Dance Party And Movie Screening At The Trestle Inn And More

Calling all vampires, goblins, ghosts and ghouls, Halloween 2013 is upon us, and the city couldn’t be more abuzz with parties, creepy tours and family-friendly tricks-and-treats. So we hope you have your costume ready (!). First of all, for October 31, it’s pretty warm out which bodes very well for everything. With the thermometer flirting […]

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October 31, 2013

Photo Of The Day: Happy Halloween, Philadelphia!

Happy Halloween, folks! Few destinations capture the spirit of Halloween in Philadelphia quite like the perpetually eerie historic Eastern State Penitentiary in the Fairmount neighborhood. The imposing stone facade and crumbling corridors are spooky any day of the year, but around Halloween the annual Terror Behind the Walls amps up the scare factor with a […]

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October 30, 2013

Tonight Picks, Mischief Night Edition: Ghost Tours At Laurel Hill Cemetery, Terror Behind The Walls, Lobster Month At Route 6 And More

The city is brimming with Halloween spirit as the celebration of spook quickly approaches. From ghost tours to haunted houses this evening is anything but scare-free. The night before Halloween calls for a creepy jaunt around Eastern State Penitentiary’s Terror Behind the Walls haunted house and an equally as creepy ghost walking tour around Laurel […]

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October 30, 2013

Halloween In Philadelphia 2013: Check Out Our Updated Guide To Halloween Night Celebrations In Philadelphia

Ready for All Hallows’ Eve, Philly? We’ve been helping you get into the Halloween spirit with our guides to all things Halloween — from a roundup of haunted Philadelphia attractions to the best neighborhoods to trick-or-treat to the numerous events happening on Thursday, October 31. Now that Halloween is merely 24 hours away, we’ve updated […]

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October 29, 2013

Halloween In Philadelphia 2013: Explore Neighborhood Corridors Around Philadelphia With Trick-Or-Treating Events, Shopping Discounts And More

In addition to the quintessential Halloween revelry at bars and restaurants across the city, neighborhoods around Philadelphia are holding their own with family-friendly trick-or-treating celebrations and shopping-encouraging events this Halloween night. Children and adults are invited out for candy, shopping, costumed fun and even some special Halloween discounts. Plus, there has never been a better […]

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October 29, 2013

Halloween In Philadelphia 2013: Experience Haunted Philadelphia In Celebration Of The Spooky Season

Halloween comes just once a year, but in Philadelphia, you can embrace the spooky spirit of the holiday nearly anytime with a visit to one of the reportedly haunted sites in and around the city. From crumbling historic prison halls of Eastern State Penitentiary to the haunting collections of the Mütter Museum, eerie sites are […]

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October 24, 2013

Tonight Picks: Terror Behind The Walls At Eastern State Penitentiary, Kick The Keg Happy Hour Benefit At Red Owl Tavern, Glow In The Park Fundraiser For The Fairmount Park Conservancy And More

In exactly one week, Halloween will be upon us with tons of frighteningly fun celebrations, trick-or-treating events, haunted parties and much, much more. Before the holiday next week, embrace the spirit of fall around Philadelphia tonight with a number of events that are hair-raising, fundraising or just plain fun. For starters, Eastern State Penitentiary hosts […]

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October 24, 2013

Enjoy Halloween Treats, Live Entertainment, Games And More At Liberty Lands Park’s Fall Festival, This Sunday, October 27

The Halloween spirit keeps on keepin’ on this weekend with tons of neighborhood festivals, eerie tours and ghoulish celebrations all over Philadelphia. Northern Liberties joins in the fun as Liberty Lands Park presents a a community-driven festival on Sunday, October 27 from 2 to 5 p.m. Children are encouraged to come in costume for a […]

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October 24, 2013

Halloween Night 2013: Where To Celebrate Halloween In Philadelphia On Thursday, October 31

Whether you’re a trick-or-treat chaperone or a tippling bar-goer, a serious Halloween-haunt enthusiast or a debauch-desiring diva, this city has an All Hallows’ Eve event you. From an over-the-top costume ball to a haunting modern dance performance, we’ve rounded up a wide variety of the best events happening on Halloween night, Thursday, October 31. If […]

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