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October 22, 2014

Halloween Arrives On East Passyunk Avenue With The Neighborhood-Wide Fall Fest And Spooky Saturday This Saturday, October 25

South Philly gets in the Halloween spirit this weekend for the East Passyunk neighborhood’s annual Fall Fest and Spooky Saturday, a day-long festival of free family-friendly fun. This Saturday, October 25 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., folks are encouraged to start the Halloween celebrations early by arriving decked out in costumes (yup, adults, kids […]

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October 21, 2014

Halloween In Philadelphia 2014: Our Guide To Costume Parties, Themed Dinners, Haunted Houses, Concerts And More On Friday, October 31

Get ready for a monster of holiday weekend, Philadelphia. We’re pretty psyched Halloween is on a Friday this year, since that means the parties and celebrations can go all weekend long. Whether you’re looking for activities for pint-sized trick-or-treaters or blowouts for party-ready grown-ups, festivities are in high supply in neighborhoods across the city. Also […]

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October 21, 2014

The Headhouse Shambles Hosts A Pumpkin Fall Fest Complete With Shopping From PHAIR, Pumpkin Painting, Music And More, October 25

Celebrate all things fall at the annual South Street Headhouse District Pumpkin Fall Fest, returning this Saturday, October 25. From noon to 5 p.m., fall-centric activities for children and adults alike will fill the historic Headhouse Shambles. Enjoy hay rides, pumpkin painting, crafts from Fleisher Art Memorial’s ColorWheels mobile art studio, storytelling, circus aerial performances, […]

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October 16, 2014

Dilworth Park To Host Three Days Of Oktoberfest Celebrations With Live Music, Food, Crafts And A Beer Garden, October 18, 23 And 25

The fall tradition of celebrating the harvest season with beer, music and dancing — Oktoberfests, of course! — continues in full effect throughout the city. On October 18, 23 and 25, the autumnal suds fest moves to City Hall for the first OctoberFest at Dilworth Park. The freshly renovated Dilworth Park at City Hall gets […]

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October 16, 2014

The Schuylkill River Park Fall Festival Brings A Petting Zoo, Crafts, Music, Games And More To Schuylkill River Park, This Saturday, October 18

A fall celebration fills Schuylkill River Park, located at Pine and Taney streets, this Saturday, October 18. From 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., head out for a fall festival featuring a variety of alfresco fun for children and adults alike. Enjoy a variety of fall crafts, games, face painting, a raffle, food and drinks, shopping […]

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October 14, 2014

The Philadelphia Orchestra Is Set To Perform A Free Concert For College Students, Tonight, October 14 At The Kimmel Center

College students, listen up! The Philadelphia Orchestra starts its eZseatU program, a discounted Orchestra membership for college students, with a free concert tonight, October 14 in Verizon Hall at The Kimmel Center. Beginning at 8 p.m., college students (with a valid full-time student ID) are invited out for a free night of music performed by […]

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October 9, 2014

County Fair At The Oval Brings A Ferris Wheel, Movie Screenings, Food Trucks, Outdoor Drinks, Music And More To The Parkway, October 10-12

Exciting news! A full-fledged County Fair arrives at The Oval this weekend, October 10 through 12, for the last of The Oval’s weekends of fall programming. Celebrate fall — and fairs — with everything from a Ferris wheel and carnival games to an outdoor bar and free movie screenings. Read on for our guide to […]

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October 8, 2014

Tonight Picks: Fall Beer Gardens, Manayunk Restaurant Week, Free Music At The Kimmel Center, Pay-What-You-Wish Wednesday And More

Tonight’s mild fall weather is just begging you to get outside and make the most of the night. Luckily, the city is full of after-work happenings to fill your calendar. Celebrate the absolutely glorious weather and make plans to sip brews alfresco and nosh on bar fare at a beer garden this evening. You know […]

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October 8, 2014

Bloktoberfest Takes Over South Street In Graduate Hospital This Saturday, October 11, With Four Blocks And Eight Hours Of Craft Brews, Food Trucks, Live Tunes And Much More

Ready for another weekend of fall festivalgoing? Good, because Bloktoberfest is back! The four-block, eight-hour blockbuster street festival returns to South Street this Saturday, October 11. The Graduate Hospital neighborhood’s sixth annual Bloktoberfest hits South Street from Broad Street west to 18th Street with massive amounts of beer, food, music and merrymaking all day long. […]

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October 7, 2014

The Fishtown RiverCity Festival Returns For Its 7th Year This Saturday, October 11 With Live Music, A 5K Fun Run, Craft Beer And Arts Vendors At Penn Treaty Park

Fall festivities come to Fishtown’s gorgeous Penn Treaty Park in a big way this weekend for the seventh annual RiverCity Festival, presented by the Fishtown Neighbors Association on Saturday, October 11. The free, afternoon-long festival showcases local music, draws focus to the tight-knit community, promotes up-and-coming local businesses and highlights all that makes Fishtown the […]

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