It’s the first official weekend of fall! How will you spend it? These are our picks for things to do this weekend. And be sure to check out our 2020 Fall Guide for all the best things to do in the new season!
Cars Under the Stars: House on Haunted Hill
When: Thursday, September 24; Gates open at 7:30pm and the movie begins at 8:30pm.
Where: Arasapha Farm, 1835 Middletown Road, Glen Mills
Kick off your weekend a little early! Enjoy a movie from the comfort of your own car under the twinkling night sky. This weekend’s movie is the Vincent Price classic, House on Haunted Hill. For $25 per vehicle, this drive-in movie event is limited to 150 cars and tickets must be purchased in advance, online via the WEBSITE.
First Fall Fun at Merrymead Farm
When: Moonlit Corn Maze is open from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Friday, September 25; followed by First Fall Fun of the Season on Saturday, September 26 from noon to 8 p.m. and Sunday, September 27 from noon to 4 p.m.
Where: 2222 S. Valley Forge Road, Lansdale
Come out for the beginning of Fall Fun at Merrymead Farm! Enjoy a five-acre maze offering daytime or moonlight fun. Take a hayride around the farm. There’s also a corn stalk tunnel, animals, wagon train rides, pumpkin painting and more!
Mazes and Hayrides Wilcox Farms
When: Open Friday through Sunday
Where: 1134 Reading Ave., Boyertown
Over 8 miles of trails wind through a 25-acre maze of corn. The large maze is actually made up of many small ones, with a Gargoyle theme, this year. Little ones looking for fun will enjoy the smaller Owl-themed corn maze or the hay bale maze. Flashlights are available to rent (or bring your own) for fun after dark. Farm stand with seasonal items and hand-dipped ice cream. Check out all the details HERE.
Bates Motel & Haunted Attractions
When: September 25-November 1; 7pm-10pm
Where: 1835 Middletown Road, Glen Mills
Celebrate the 30th year of spooky fun safely while sporting a mask and social-distancing at this event. Enjoy admission to the all-new “Psycho Path”, “Revenge of the Scarecrows Haunted Trail” and the Bates Motel Haunted Mansion! Reserve tickets online HERE.
Apple Festival at Linvilla Orchards
When: Saturday and Sunday, September 26-27 from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Where: 598 Linvill Road, Media
Linvilla Orchards’ Apple Festival honors apples every autumn. In addition to pick-your-own apples, you can also enjoy larger than life scarecrows and all that Pumpkinland offers! Hayrides, train rides, straw bale and corn field mazes, and more! Visit the website for ticket details and new safety precautions.
Olszanowski Farm Opens for Fall Fun
When: Opening September 26, Saturdays and Sundays from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Where: 315 Pughtown Rd., Spring City
Starting Saturday, the farm will be open to the public on weekends for pumpkin picking, hay rides and mazes. You can also make reservations during the week or nights for group parties.
Harvest Land Opens at Varner Farms
When: Opens Saturday, September 26 at 9 a.m.
Where: 746 S Trappe Rd., Collegeville
Harvest Land includes access to the flower fields, pumpkin patch, corn maze, farm animals and more! (And be sure to pick up some cider donuts and fresh pressed apple cider!)