Her Campus Logo Her Campus Logo
/ Unsplash

Fall in Love with Philly: 2016 Events

1. Old City Fest

When: October 9th

Where: Old City District

What: A festival filled with local designers, artists, entertainers, and restaurants. 

 

2. Blocktober Fest

When: October 15th

Where: South Street

What: Family fun featuring delicious food trucks, live music, and craft beer. 

 

3. Philadelphia Film Festival

When: October 20-30

Where: Various venues in Philadelphia

What: Showcasing foreign and independent films in theaters across Philly.

 

4. Harry Potter Festival

When: October 21-22

Where: Chestnut Hill

What: Join other fans for a weekend filled with Harry Potter themed classes, performances, food, and drinks. 

 

5. Terror Behind the Walls

When: Select dates in October

Where: Eastern State Penitentiary

What: Prepare to be terrified as you walk through this nationally ranked haunted prison.

 

6. Philadelphia Marathon

When: November 18-20

Where: Downtown Philly

What: Participate in a half-marathan, an 8K race, or a Kids Fun Face through scenic downtown Philly. 

Rising sophomore at Villanova University pursuing a Major in Communication.
Similar Reads👯‍♀️