The crisp autumn air is upon us, and that means we can look forward to the vibrant colors and cozy vibes of fall. From community celebrations to outdoor adventures, here are some of our favorite things to do in Philadelphia this fall.

A dog in a ghost costume for Halloween.

HOWL-O-WEEN at Harford Park

October 21st

Radnor Township has a special treat for dog lovers and their furry companions on October 21st: HOWL-O-WEEN at Harford Park. This pet-friendly Halloween event invites dogs and their families to partake in a festive costume contest, navigate an agility course, indulge in dog-friendly treats, and learn about various animal shelters and organizations. It’s a fun-filled day that brings together the community and their four-legged friends.

Pumpkinland at Linvilla Orchards

Pumpkinland at Linvilla Orchards

Through November 5th

Now through November 5th, Linvilla Orchards transforms into Pumpkinland, an enchanting fall destination for families and friends. Get into the autumn spirit by picking your own pumpkin, taking leisurely hayrides, navigating corn mazes, and enjoying pony rides. With its festive atmosphere and a cornucopia of fall-themed activities, Pumpkinland is the perfect place to create cherished memories and make the most of the season.

Head of the schuylkill regatta races

Head of the Schuylkill Regatta

October 28th & 29th

The Head of the Schuylkill Regatta, one of the world’s largest rowing competitions, arrives in Philadelphia’s Fairmount Park each fall, uniting over 8,000 athletes and up to 30,000 spectators. What sets this event apart is its inclusivity, as rowers of all levels — from collegiate to elite — compete together in a single, all-encompassing event. Spectators are treated to non-stop rowing action amidst the stunning fall foliage, making it a truly captivating experience in one of Philadelphia’s most beautiful locations.

philadelphia marathon runners

Philadelphia Marathon

November 17th – 19th

Known for its picturesque course that takes runners through historic landmarks, charming neighborhoods, and scenic river views, the Philadelphia Marathon is truly a unique urban running experience. Participants can choose from various race options, including the full marathon, half marathon, and a challenging Rothman 8K, which means there’s something for runners of all skill levels to enjoy.

Happy African American family having fun in autumn park.

Discover More Favorite Things to Do This Fall

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