The season of cold weather, apple cider, and pumpkin carving has begun. Philadelphia holds numerous great events for the fall season! Below we will share a few MUST-go-to events:
Midtown Village Fall Festival – Saturday, October 1st
The Midtown Village Fall Festival is one of Philadelphia’s largest fall events for the past 11 years. It includes food, beer, live music and more! Arrive on Saturday, October 1st on 13th street to experience this fall block party. Take a look here more information.
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Philadelphia’s First Annual Oktoberfest at 23rd Street Armory – October 7th – 9th
Brauhaus Schmitz is taking over 23rd Street Armory to through what they say will be the biggest Oktoberfest in this area. They are designing the venue to look like an authentic Munich tent festival. Phillymag.com states “There’s going to be food (of course) and beer (of course). Jeremy Nolen and his Brauhaus crew will be handling the grub and the Hofbrauhaus is bringing the beer.” For more information take a look here: http://www.phillymag.com/foobooz/2016/08/03/is-it-time-to-start-thinking-about-oktoberfest-already/
Philly’s Cheesesteak and Food Fest – Saturday, October 15th
A whole festival devoted to Philly Cheesesteaks? Yes, there is such a thing! Clear your schedule for Saturday, October 15th to enjoy not only a cheesesteak but pretzels, water ice and more! http://www.cheesesteakfest.com/ shares additional information about the event and how you purchase tickets.
South Street’s PumpkinFest – October, 29th
Only a few days away from Halloween, you can enjoy this annual fall event on South Street! Hay rides, crafts, pumpkin carving, and music is just the start of what this event has to offer. Here is more information for the event: https://www.everfest.com/e/south-street-headhouse-district-fall-pumpkin-fest-philadelphia-pa
One of the top running events in the Philadelphia area is taking place this fall. The Philadelphia Marathon takes place this November. You can register for the event and find out the best places to be a spectator on http://philadelphiamarathon.com/ .