There are so many things to do this time of year! We’re making things easy for you by highlighting our top picks in the area for October 19 through October 21. For more fun ideas, remember to check our Fall and Halloween Guides.
Witches & Wizards Weekend
When: Friday, October 19 and Saturday, October 20
Where: Germantown Ave., Chestnut Hill, PA 19118
Formerly known as the Harry Potter Festival, this event will kick off on Friday night with a Brews & Broomsticks Pub Crawl. The fun continues with family-friendly programming on Saturday including favorite traditions such as the 9th Annual Brotherly Love Cup Quidditch Tournament and the Woodmere Art Museum Straw Maze. There will also be crafts, live circus performers, hayrides and more. Click here for a complete schedule of events and pub crawl ticket details.
All Hallow’s Eve Fall Festival
When: Saturday, October 20, 1 to 4 p.m.
Where: Pennypacker Mills, 5 Haldeman Rd., Schwenksville, PA 19473
Have some old-fashioned fun by pressing apples to make cider, creating vintage crafts and jumping in the hay. In addition, there will be pumpkin painting, hayrides and games such as bean bag toss and corn shucking.
When: Saturday, October 20 from 10:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Where: Bridge & Main Street, Phoenixville, PA 19460
This free, family-friendly event celebrates all things pumpkin! There will be pumpkin derby races, carving and pie eating contests. Carnival games, live music and more. Crawl the town sampling treats from local shops, or compete in one of the contests for a chance to win a prize.