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

Top Pick

Revolutionary Germantown Festival

6400 Germantown Avenue; October 7, 2017
This daylong festival celebrates the rich history of the neighborhood. Enjoy hisoric re-enactors, live music, food and drink before a re-enactment of the Battle of Germantown from the American Revolution.

Trolley Car Diner

619 Germantown Avenue
This diner serves up 1950s-style vibes and an extensive menu that entices the whole neighborhood.

Wissahickon Valley Park

Valley Green Road
Bikers, runners, walkers and skaters love exploring 57 miles of trails along the Wissahickon Creek. Be sure to check out the paved portion that runs along Lincoln Drive for a smooth bike ride or skate session.

Earth – Bread + Brewery

7136 Germantown Avenue
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
This independent record store offers a huge collection of CDs, new and used vinyl, vintage audio equipment and rare posters!

Must Attend Event

Harry Potter Festival

Various locations in Chestnut Hill; October 20-21, 2017
A real-life Harry Potter weekend of witchcraft, wizardry, potions, spells, scavenger hunts, parades and more!