Philadelphia, PA - As Philadelphia's Sweater Weather Season comes close, So do the fall seasons events and celebration. From Craft Hall, Oktoberfest will host the German Biergarten-inspired festival to a Drive-in Movie Night Featuring Stanley Kubrick's "The Shining". We have you covered with The Best of Philadelphia Octobers Events and Celebrations.
What To Do In And Around Philadelphia in October
Craft Hall's Ten Day Oktoberfest Celebration
From October 1st to October 10th, Craft Hall Oktoberfest will host the German Biergarten-inspired festival, offering the ideal location for adults and families to join together and post! The 35,000 square-foot venues are located at 901 N. Delaware Ave. Features an airy kitchen and beer hall, indoor playgrounds for the kids, and an outdoor door off-leash playground for four-legged friends.
Drive-in Movie Night Featuring The Shining
Philly AIDS Thrift, in partnership with the Philadelphia Film Society, will host Philly AIDS Thrift's 16th Anniversary Drive-in Movie Night Featuring Stanley Kubrick's "The Shining" on Wednesday, October 13, 2021, with doors opening at 6 pm and showtime at 7:00 pm.
Philadelphia Region Apple Picking Farms and Orchards
As Fall has finally arrived and our staff has collected a list of orchards and farms that offer apple-picking in the Philadelphia Region. So plan your trip now and explore the countryside and the many orchards the Philly Region has to offer. Below are a few of our favorite apple-picking farms and orchards, all within an hour of Philly.
Franky Bradley's Hosts Degrassi Drag Rewatch
Franky Bradley's, Mark Bee's effervescent funk- and kitsch-filled nostalgic restaurant and bar in the heart of Center City's Midtown Village, is giving all the late 90s/early 2000s nostalgia with Whatever It Takes – LIVE an in-person Degrassi: The Next Generation rewatch experience with performances in-between from noted Drag Queens and Kings, hosted by Pi Queen and Diva Baby on Friday, October 15 from 7 – 9 pm, in addition to a slew of anticipated comedy shows during October.
Devil's Den Fall Line-up
Devil's Den, one of Philadelphia's best beer bars, rocks the month of October with a spate of spirited events for craft beer enthusiasts with the crowd-pleasing Beer Bingo Nights, the next installment of Drag Me to the Den series, and a flood relief fundraiser benefitting Phoenixville's Upper Reach Meadery in support of Hurricane Ida devastation.
Brushes With Cancer Art Exhibition and Celebration
Twist Out Cancer, an international non-profit charitable organization that provides psychosocial support to individuals touched by cancer through creative arts programming, announced today it will host a virtual Brushes With Cancer Art Exhibition and Celebration in the Northeast Region on Sunday, October 10, at 4 pm.
Jefferson Health Provides Free Vaccinations at Dilworth Park
On Sunday, October 10th, from 12 – 6 pm provided by Jefferson Health, in addition to the fall festival's fun-filled soiree including professional pumpkin carving, local bands, DJs, autumnal food and beverage offerings, circus performers, and more.
Pet Costume Contest and Fall Fest at Bourse Food Hall
The Bourse Food Hall, Philadelphia's modern artisanal food hall on Independence Mall, is teaming up with Morris Animal Refuge. To host an outdoor fall fest featuring photo opportunities, a pet costume contest, treats for two-legged and four-legged friends, prizes, music, and more on Saturday, October 16, from 1-3 pm.
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