Halloween in Philadelphia – Our Guide to All Things Spooky

Halloween in Philadelphia, Things to do for Halloween in Philadelphia

'2017 Spooky Halloween Attractions in Philly' Who gets scared of spooks, goblins, murder mysteries, ghost stories and much more? Halloween can be a treat for all ages, ranging from hayrides to haunted attractions. We would like to share with you the different Halloween events happening in the Philadelphia region for both the family and for adults. To get you into the Halloween spirit, please listen along to some Halloween music. (opens in a new window) Monster Mash – by Bobby Pricket  … [Read more...]

The Ghost Tour of Philadelphia – Halloween in Philadelphia

The Ghost Tour of Philadelphia

'When History Comes Back to Life' Do you get scared easily? Do the hairs of the back of your neck stand up when spooked? The Ghost Tour of Philadelphia might have this effect on you. Started in 1995, you explore the hidden treasures regarding ghost stories, unraveling the mysteries and secrets of Historic Philadelphia. Benjamin Franklin is said to still roam the streets of Old City. The tour will visit several of his old haunts. Other stories that you might hear are : Does Edgar Allan … [Read more...]

Grim Philly Tours – Halloween in Philadelphia

Grim Philly Tours in Philadelphia

'Good Philadelphia History Tidbits with Ghouls and Stories'   Grim Philly Tours opened it's touring services in 2011. Founder Joe Wojie, is a historian and Professor of Rider University, who wants the tours not only to be fun and adventurous, but educational. Grim Philly is an unique tour company because it prides itself on factual events that can be documented with viable sources and not just partial facts or sources that can't be verified by an actual person. In many cases, we'll see a … [Read more...]

Spirits of ’76 Ghost Tour – Halloween in Philadelphia

Spirit's of '76 Ghost Tour in Philadelphia

'Terrifying Tales from Haunted Philadelphia' Who enjoys spooky sites and stories that would be related to Philadelphia History. At the Spirits of '76 Ghost Tour, you get to travel down the cobblestone streets of Old City, hearing these chilling stories. The tour is approximately 75 minutes long and takes you to 20 sites throughout the Historic District of the city, visiting such sites as: City Tavern Congress Hall Independence Hall Merchant's Exchange Carpenters' Hall Old Pine … [Read more...]

Halloween Weekend In Philadelphia ~ Terror Behind The Walls, East Passyunk Fall Fest, Headhouse District Pumpkin Fest, Day Of The Dead Celebrations and More!

Gargoyle At Eastern State Penitentiary

'Halloween In Philadelphia’ The weekend kicks off with Day of the Dead Celebrations, the Philadelphia Film Festival, the continuation of Terror Behind the Walls, and the continuation of the exhibits at Penn Museum and the Academy of Natural Sciences. During the weekend enjoy Pumpkinland at Linvilla Orchards, Day of the Dead at Penn Museum, South Street Headhouse District Pumpkin Fest, East Passyunk Fall Fest & Spooky Saturday, Day of the Dead Celebrations, FREE yoga, farmers’ … [Read more...]

Weekend Things To Do In Philadelphia ~ Harry Potter Festival, Philadelphia Film Festival, Terror Behind The Walls and More!

Ben Franklin Bridge

'Fall Is In The Air In Philly’ The weekend kicks off with the Harry Potter Festival, the Philadelphia Film Festival, Twilight In The Gardens at Magic Gardens, the continuation of Terror Behind the Walls, and the continuation of the exhibits at Penn Museum and the Academy of Natural Sciences. During the weekend enjoy Pumpkinland at Linvilla Orchards, Harry Potter Festival, PHS Pop-Up Garden Closing Party, Philadelphia Shell Show at the Academy of Natural Sciences, Halloween in … [Read more...]

Weekend Things To Do In Philadelphia ~ Terror Behind The Walls, Bloktoberfest, Harvest Fest, DesignPhiladelphia, Philly Cheesesteak Fest, East Point Breeze Beer Tour and More!

Philadelphia Museum of Art

'Exploring Philly & Enjoying Beer and Food Festivals’ The weekend kicks off with the continuation of Terror Behind the Walls, DesignPhiladelphia, and the continuation of the exhibits at Penn Museum and the Academy of Natural Sciences. During the weekend enjoy Pumpkinland at Linvilla Orchards, Harvest Festival at Reading Terminal Market, Bloktoberfest, Philly's Cheesesteak & Food Fest, East Point Breeze Neighbors Beer Tour, Oktoberfest Festivals, FREE yoga, farmers’ markets and … [Read more...]

Weekend Things To Do In Philadelphia ~ Terror Behind The Walls, Midtown Village Fall Festival, Parks On Tap, Night Market and More!

Fountain at 3 Logan Square

'Explore Philadelphia’ The weekend kicks off with the continuation of Terror Behind the Walls, Parks on Tap, and the continuation of the exhibits at Penn Museum and the Academy of Natural Sciences. During the weekend enjoy Midtown Village Fall Festival, Pumpkinland at Linvilla Orchards, Oktoberfest Festivals, FREE yoga, farmers’ markets and much more. The weekend ends with Parks on Tap, and an Irish Session at the Plough and the Stars. During the week enjoy Oktoberfest Festivals, … [Read more...]

Weekend Things To Do In Philadelphia ~ Fringe Arts Festival, Terror Behind the Walls, OysterFest, Open Streets Day, Smithsonian Museum Day and More!

City Hall At Night From SkyGarten at 3 Logan Square

'Fall Has Begun In Philadelphia!’ The weekend kicks off with Terror Behind the Walls, the continuation of the Fringe Festival, Parks on Tap, Manayunk Restaurant Week, OysterFest, 4th Friday, and the continuation of the exhibits at Penn Museum and the Academy of Natural Sciences. During the weekend enjoy Pumpkinland at Linvilla Orchards, Smithsonian Magazine's Museum Day, Open Streets Day, Oktoberfest Festivals, FREE yoga, farmers’ markets and much more. The weekend ends with Parks … [Read more...]

Weekend Things To Do In Philadelphia ~ FirstGlance Film Festival, Cheesesteak Festival, Halloween Fun, Philly Zombie Prom and More!

Parkway House - 2201 Pennsylvania ave by Kelley Wilhelm

 'Fall Is In The Air In Philadelphia’ This weekend kicks off with 4th Friday in Headhouse District, First Glance Film Fest Philadelphia, the continuation of Terror Behind The Walls, Scary Factual Stories with Grim Philly and the Beneath the Surface exhibit at Penn Museum. During the weekend enjoy the Fall Fest & Spooky Saturday on East Passyunk Ave, Philly Cheesesteak Festival, Halloween in Manayunk, Philly Zombie Prom, magic shows, farmers’ markets, and much more. The weekend … [Read more...]