KNOWN FOR: Germantown Avenue • Morris Arboretum
Valley Green Inn • Woodmere Art Museum • Mt. Airy Street Fair

Must Attend Event

 

Harry Potter Festival
Various locations in Chestnut Hill; October 21-22; www.chestnuthillpa.com

A real-life Harry Potter weekend of witchcraft, wizardry, potions, spells, scavenger hunts, parades and more!

Top Picks

 

Earth – Bread + Brewery
7136 Germantown Avenue; www.earthbreadbrewery.com

You’ll know you’ve made it there when you see the colorful mural on its exterior. Walk in to enjoy hearth-baked flatbreads, and Wednesday night quizzo.

Hideaway Music
8612 Germantown Avenue; www.hideawaymusic.org

This independent record store offers a huge collection of CDs, new and used vinyl, vintage audio equipment and rare posters!

The Wissahickon Gorge
206 Lincoln Drive; www.fow.org

Bikers, runners, walkers and skaters enjoy and explore 57 miles of trail along the Wissahickon Creek. Be sure to check out the paved portion that runs along Lincoln Drive.