Fall is a great time to reconnect with nature, family, and friends by:  

  • Going on a hike, walk or run. 
  • Attending a Fall Festival, flea market, or bazaar.
  • Learning about wildlife. 
  • Dancing the night away. 

Check out these upcoming events: 

Free Science Saturdays

November 5, 2022
1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Ferko Playground – 1101 E. Cayuga Street, 19124 

What do dinosaurs, river critters, and the sprayground at Ferko Playground have in common? Come find out. Sponsored by Tookany/Tacony Frankford Watershed Partnership. Learn more on their event calendar.  

Fall Craft and Flea Market

November 5, 2022
9 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Gold Star Park 613 Wharton Street, 19147 

 Shop for handmade jewelry, arts and craft, gifts, and food. Read more on Facebook.  

Crab Apple Fest

November 5, 2022
11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Wissahickon Environmental Center – 300 W. Northwestern Avenue, 19118 

Come see hundreds of robins, jays, woodpeckers, and waxwings eat crabapples. See Facebook for more information. 

Myths, Legends, Hermits, and Bridges of the Wissahickon

November 12, 2022
9 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Historic Rittenhouse Town – 208 Lincoln Drive, 19144 

Explore some of the mysticism, legends, history, and architecture found in the Wissahickon.  Visit Lover’s Leap, the Henry Avenue Bridge, the Hermitage, and Kelpius’ Cave. Organized by Friends of the Wissahickon. Read more and register here.  

Love Your Pretzel Park Day

November 12, 2022
7 a.m. to 10 a.m.
Pretzel Park 4300 Silverwood Street., 19127 

 Help plant trees and flower bulbs. Collect leaves for compost, and prepare for the winter season. Gardening equipment provided. Register now.  

Love Your Park Planting

November 12, 2022
9 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Houston Playground – 900 Grakyn Lane, 19128

Help plant about 100 trees and shrubs in the wooded ravine at Houston Meadow. Meet at Houston Playground. Sign up here.  

Fall Stairs Hike

November 19, 2022
9:30 a.m. to 1:05 p.m.
Pretzel Park –  4300 Silverwood Street, 19127 

Come walk the stairs of Manayunk. The hike starts and ends at the Pretzel Park Farmers Market. Read more on Facebook. 

“GO BIRDS!” Guided Bird Walk

November 20, 2022
9 a.m. to 11 a.m.
Pennypack On The Delaware –  8201 State Road, 19136

Before watching the Birds on TV, see REAL birds in Pennypack on the Delaware Park. Free expert-guided walk for all ages. Meet at the covered picnic pavilion at the ballfields in Pennypack on the Delaware. View more.   

Salsa & Bachata Dance Party

November 25, 2022
7 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Love Park1501 John F. Kennedy Boulevard, 19102 

Join Siempre Salsa Philly and Dance Republic for a group Dance Lesson! Dance the night away to the sounds of Philly’s top Latin DJs and the region’s best salsa bands. Read more here.