Autumn Splendor Fall Foliage Tour - Colebrookdale Railroad
Colebrookdale Railroad | 64 S Washington Street, Boyertown, Pennsylvania | (610) 367-0200
Some of the best foliage in Pennsylvania! Travel in their 1920 Deluxe Coach, Dining Car, First Class Parlor Car or the Open Car (similar to a hayride on the rails). The two-hour round trip tour departs and arrives in Boyertown, PA. Due to Covid-19 restrictions, all dining/meal service has been suspended until further notice. Snacks and drinks are available for purchase throughout the train. All First Class Parlor Car passengers will enjoy an hors d'oeuvres plate, complimentary branded glass, and the first fill of that glass!
Covid 19 protocols and social distancing measures are in place.
Night Tours at the Eastern State Penitentiary
Eastern State Penitentiary Historic Site | 2027 Fairmount Avenue, Phila. | (215) 236-3300
6 to 9 pm on select evenings until 11/15 | $19 to $32 (Advanced tickets required)
New this fall! Experience their dark, abandoned cellblocks like never before with Night Tours. Visit their website at Eastern State - NightTours
for more information.
Note: Due to Covid 19, Terror Behind the Walls has been canceled this year.
Ghost Tours of New Hope
Tours depart at Main and Ferry Streets (in front of the Parry Mansion) in New Hope | $10 per person
Giving you the history and the mystery of New Hope for over 39 years! Learn about the hauntings of New Hope as you embark on your one-hour lantern-led tour through this historic town. Tours are offered every Friday and Saturday night (including Halloween) through October. Reservations are required. Tours are limited to 20 people to allow for social distancing and all guests must wear a mask. Please call them at (215) 348-1598
or email [email protected]
to make a reservation. For more details, visit Ghost Tours of New Hope
Please note: This is a walking tour. Please wear comfortable shoes.
Candlelight Ghost Tours of Fort Mifflin
October 23rd, 30th, and 31st | Fort Mifflin | $20 per person
No decorations. No hype. Just you, a few candles, and REAL Ghosts! Experience Fort Mifflin after hours on their popular walking tours through the site. Tours depart every 20 minutes beginning at 7 pm and lasts approx. 1 hour. Advanced timed ticket purchase is strongly recommended.
Scarecrow Walk at Morris Arboretum
Morris Arboretum, 100 E Northwestern Avenue, Philadelphia | Running now till November 1st
More than 50 scarecrows are on display throughout the Garden. Come vote for your favorite to determine the top three prize winners! Advanced ticket purchase is strongly recommended.
Chrysanthemum Festival at Longwood Gardens
On display from October 22nd to November 15th | Free with Garden Admissions
Big, bold colors of thousands of Chrysanthemums lead the way through the Conservatory. Don't miss the unveiling of the Thousand Bloom Chrysanthemum (a single plant bearing more than 1,000 sunny yellow blooms on a single stem)!
Trick or Treat Nights at the Elmwood Park Zoo
October 23rd, 29th, and 31st | 5:30 to 8:30 pm
Elmwood Park Zoo, 1661 Harding Blvd, Norristown | $20 for admission of 1 child and 2 adults
Bring the little ones to the Elmwood Park Zoo on Trick or Treat Nights beginning this Friday, 10/23. Bring your flashlight and trick or treat bag and enjoy the zoo at night. Treat stations will be situated throughout the zoo. Guests 21 and over can sip beer and wine at the Zoo Brew Beer Garden & Bar.
Please note: Face masks are required for all guests, with the exception of those with conditions in which wearing a mask may be harmful to their health, and children ages two and under.
Philly Butterfly Festival
Saturday, Oct. 24th | 10am to 5pm | Insectarium & Butterfly Pavilian, 8046 Frankford Ave, Phila.
Come celebrate the butterfly at this family-friendly event! Live butterfly release, free face painting, animal encounters, arts & crafts and much more! Food & Drink available for purchase. For more details, please visit the Philly Butterfly Festival
Enjoy your weekend!