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October 16, 2014

The Tyler Arboretum Pumpkin Days Celebration Returns With Fall-Centric Fun In Delaware County This Weekend, October 18-19

Tyler Arborertum

Fall is in full swing, folks. Get in the spirit with family-friendly autumnal happenings at Tyler Arboretum’s Pumpkin Days celebration this weekend, October 18 and 19. From 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on both days, enjoy all that fall has to offer and more at the expansive 650-acre arboretum. Fall foliage is a specialty at […]

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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

Dilworth Park

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 15, 2014

Coming Attraction: A Brand New Ice Skating Rink To Debut At Dilworth Park At City Hall On Friday, November 14

Dilworth Park

Last month, brand-new public space Dilworth Park transformed the west side of City Hall into a multi-use public plaza. Almost immediately, the 120,557-square-foot outdoor space became a bustling hub for commuters and visitors thanks to its pedestrian-friendly amenities, a Jose Garces-operated cafe, a computer-programmable fountain, a full slate of entertaining programming and active rail headhouses, […]

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October 15, 2014

Memphis Taproom Says Farewell To Its Beer Garden During Its Fifth Annual Thirstoberfest Beer Festival, Saturday, October 18

Memphis Taproom Says Farewell To Its Beer Garden During Its Fifth Annual Thirstoberfest Beer Festival, Saturday, October 18

According to the leaves, the weather and – oh right! – the calendar, it’s officially fall. Memphis Taproom makes it a little bit easier to say goodbye to the warm days of summer this weekend, though. On Saturday, October 18, the Fishtown favorite marks the closing of its seasonal beer garden with Thirstoberfest, which returns […]

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October 15, 2014

The Reading Terminal Market Harvest Festival Takes Over Filbert Street This Saturday, October 18 With Hay Rides, A Beer Garden, And Tons Of Seasonal Treats

The Reading Terminal Market Harvest Festival Takes Over Filbert Street This Saturday, October 18 With Hay Rides, A Beer Garden, And Tons Of Seasonal Treats

Hold on to your pumpkins. This Saturday, October 18, Reading Terminal Market celebrates the fall harvest season in a big way with its annual afternoon-long Harvest Festival. Recently named one of the best public spaces in America, Reading Terminal is one of the greatest public markets in the country with more than 6 million visitors […]

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October 15, 2014

Celebrate Fall At Bartram’s Garden’s Harvest Festival And River Adventure Day, This Sunday, October 19

Celebrate Fall At Bartram's Garden's Harvest Festival And River Adventure Day, This Sunday, October 19

Celebrate autumn’s bounty at Bartram’s Garden this weekend as the historical botanic garden celebrates fall with a Harvest Festival and River Adventure Day on Sunday, October 19. From 1 to 4 p.m., enjoy hay rides, a youth fishing derby, free canoeing along the Schuylkill River and much more. The festival celebrates the Community Farm and […]

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October 14, 2014

OktoberFestivus Takes Over Franklin Square With A Beer Garden, Food Trucks, Spooky Mini Golf And More, Saturday, October 18, 5-10 P.M.

OktoberFestivus Takes Over Franklin Square With A Beer Garden, Food Trucks, Spooky Mini Golf And More, Saturday, October 18, 5-10 P.M.

Historic Philadelphia’s charming family-friendly playground Franklin Square generally draws kids, history buffs and lovers of SquareBurger’s signature Cake Shakes. This Saturday, October 18, though, fans of beer gardens and food trucks should report to the historic park for OktoberFestivus, an evening-long beer-fueled bash from 5 to 10 p.m. More than half a dozen of Philly’s […]

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October 10, 2014

Shofuso Japanese House And Garden To Hold A Traditional Fall Harvest Moon-Viewing Celebration This Weekend, October 10-12

Shofuso Japanese House And Garden To Hold A Traditional Fall Harvest Moon-Viewing Celebration This Weekend, October 10-12

A full moon rises in the sky this weekend, and to celebrate, the friends of the Shofuso Japanese House and Garden in Fairmount Park are set to host a weekend of traditional moon-viewing festivities. On Friday, a moon-viewing tea ceremony begins at 7 p.m. with a ritual service of matcha (green tea) and a seasonal […]

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October 9, 2014

Venice Island Performing Arts And Recreation Center Opens With A Public Open House, Shows And Tours This Saturday, October 11

Venice Island

Looking for an island escape? After 10 years of planning and development Venice Island Performing Arts and Recreation Center in Manayunk opens its grounds and doors to the public this weekend, Saturday, October 11. From 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., the brand-new arts and recreation center will welcome the public to explore the gleaming new […]

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October 9, 2014

The First-Ever Old City Fest Makes It Debut This Sunday, October 12 With 100 Vendors Showcasing The Neighborhood’s Art, Design, Shopping, Food, Music And More

The First-Ever Old City Fest Makes It Debut This Sunday, October 12 With 100 Vendors Showcasing The Neighborhood's Art, Design, Shopping, Food, Music And More

This weekend, a brand-new neighborhood festival arrives in Old City to celebrate the modern-day appeal of this historic ’hood: Old City Fest debuts this Sunday, October 12. The first year for what Old City District, the event’s organizers, hopes will become an annual extravaganza, two streets in Old City will transform from quiet cobblestone thoroughfares […]

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