With Labor Day in the rearview many have their sights set on fall. Well, if that’s you you’re in luck because all over the Delaware Valley are a number of events happening this month (September)! Check out the list below and make plans to get into the fall spirit!

  • Revival Fall Beer Garden for Oktoberfest Season

    Revival Pizza Pub
    240 Windgate Dr Suite A7, Chester Springs, PA 19425
    September and October – Now through October 31, 2022

    Revival will launch its Fall Beer Garden in the Weatherstone Town Square with live music, outdoor bars, lawn games and seasonal specials! In September Revival will partner with Suburban Brewing Company, hosting a beer truck and outdoor bar Thursday- Saturday 6-9pm.

    October Revival will partner with Conshohocken Brewing, hosting a beer truck and outdoor bar Thursday- Saturday 6-9pm. Look for seasonal and fall – and Oktoberfest specials in the new beer garden including German White Pizza, Pretzels and Beer Cheese, and more. Look for live music every Thursday and Friday, 6-9pm.

  • Parks on Tap at Clark Park

    4300-4398 Baltimore Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19104
    Wednesday, September 7 to Sunday, September 11, 2022
    Weather permitting
    Wednesday to Friday, 4:00pm to 10:00pm
    Saturday and Sunday, Noon to 10:00pm

  • Evil Genius 11th Birthday Block Party

    Evil Genius Beer Company
    1727 N Front St, Philadelphia, PA 19122
    Saturday, September 10, 2022, 12:00pm to 6:00pm
    Street closed outside Evil Genius in Fishtown
    Free to attend

    Evil Genius Beer Company celebrates 11 years as a company, Stranger Things Themed, Specialty Limited Edition Beer will be released, games, food trucks, and plenty of outdoor fun will be had. The event is family friendly, so bring the kids and the pup too! No admission charge. Food, drink and select activities are pay as you go.

  • Parks on Tap at Columbus Square

    1100 Wharton St, Philadelphia, PA 19147
    Wednesday, September 14 to Sunday, September 18, 2022
    Weather permitting
    Wednesday to Friday, 4:00pm to 10:00pm
    Saturday and Sunday, Noon to 10:00pm

  • Oktoberfest at Craft Hall

    Friday, September 16 to Sunday, October 9, 2022
    Craft Hall, 901 N Delaware Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19123
    Wednesday and Thursday, 4:00pm to 10:00pm
    Friday 4:00pm to 11:00pm
    Saturday 11:00am to 11:00pm
    Sunday, 11:00am to 8:00pm

    Celebrate Oktoberfest at Craft Hall, Philadelphia’s largest indoor restaurant! Come out this fall for a special three week celebration that will include traditional biergarten decor, Oktoberfest themed menu additions, special fall BBQ specials, beer from Mainstay Independent Brewery, beer steins, and pumpkin decorating ($5 small, $10 large). Mainstay will have plenty of freshly canned Oktoberfest ready for the celebration, prost! Steins are $18.00 with refills only $9.00 during this special event for Oktoberfest, Helles, Poplar Pils, Bowline IPA, King Laird Weiss and Parks Pale).  Additionally, the indoor playground is now reopened for fun for the kiddos.  Save the date and invite the whole family as Craft Hall’s Oktoberfest promises to be the most family-friendly celebration in the entire region. Also, enjoy Oktoberfest with your pup as the special menu and beer will be available outside at the Puppy Porch too!

  • Evil Genius Beer and Pickle Pairing

    Evil Genius Beer Company
    1727 N Front St, Philadelphia, PA 19122
    Tuesday, September 20, 2022, 7:00pm
    Cost: $28 per person

    This is gonna be a big dill! Join us for a one of a kind pairing featuring four house made pickles paired with delectable EG brews. Evil Genius Beer Company’s own brewer, Matt Lally, will lead guests through a flavor journey like no other! This is one event you will relish forever!

  • Parks on Tap at Matthias Baldwin

    423 N 19th St, Philadelphia, PA 19130
    Wednesday, September 21 to Sunday, September 25, 2022
    Weather permitting
    Wednesday to Friday, 4:00pm to 10:00pm
    Saturday and Sunday, Noon to 10:00pm

  • Season Kick-Off and Opening Night with Chef Jose Garces

    Volvér, Kimmel Cultural Campus, 300 S. Broad Street
    Opening Night: Wednesday, September 21, 2022
    Chef Residency Dates: TBD
    4:00pm to 9:00pm

    The first Chef will be Chef BigRube! Chef Jose Garces is gearing up to announce the second season of Volvér’s Chef in Residency Program. Stay tuned for the line-up of chefs and dates for the new arts season! Please save the date for the kick-off event for the first Chef in Residency, plus the second season launch for Wednesday, September 21, 2022. The line-up, season dates and hours, menu changes and all other details will be announced in the next two weeks. For more information, visit www.volverrestaurant.com, visit Open Table, or call 215-670-2302.

  • Northern Liberties Night Market

    Thursday, September 22, 2022, 5:00pm to 10:00pm
    N. 2nd Street between Fairmount and Poplar streets
    Free to attend, food/drink pay-as-you-go

    The organizers of 2nd Street Festival presents the second annual fall Northern Liberties Night Market. This inaugural series of outdoor food festivals is rolling into the single fastest growing neighborhood in Philadelphia on Thursday, September 22, 2022, from 5:00pm to 10:00pm, on N. 2nd Street between Fairmount and Poplar streets. This is the third Northern Liberties Night Market, following up the debut last September and the spring edition this last May that drew over 5,000+ people. Look for dozens of food trucks, food vendors, shopping vendors, sidewalk cafes, entertainment, family fun, music, street performers, and other fun surprises. The festival is free to attend and food/drink are pay-as-you-go.

  • Morgan's Pier Fall Fest

    Thursday, September 22, 2022 to Saturday, October 29, 2022
    Morgan’s Pier
    221 N. Christopher Columbus Blvd., Philadelphia PA 19123
    Free cover with food and drink purchase, select events are ticketed

    Morgan’s Pier, one Philadelphia’s best beer garden and outdoor restaurants, gets transformed for their 8th annual Fall Fest from September 22th to October 29th. For over 5 weeks, Morgan’s Pier will deck itself in quintessential fall décor including haystacks, seasonal flowers, foliage, and of course pumpkins! Guests are invited to pick their perfect pumpkin from the Pier’s Pumpkin Patch for only $5/$10, with carving kits provided for an idealistic Fall afternoon on the riverfront. Pumpkin carving is available Monday to Friday, from 4:00pm to 8:00pm and Saturdays and Sundays 11:00am to 5:00pm . Pick a pumpkin from the Pier’s patch and snag a carving kit to make a stoop-worthy creation for just $5 or $10. Every Monday 4:00pm to 8:00pm in October, Morgan’s Pier is partnering with Tito’s Handmade Vodka for a Yappy Hour fundraiser to raise funds and awareness of the Pennsylvania SPCA. A portion of proceeds from Yappy Hour specials will also be donated. Additional entertainment, including live acoustic music, and DJ entertainment is also scheduled every weekend on Thursday nights, Friday happy hour and night, Saturday day and night, and Sunday day. Fall Fest hours of operation are Monday to Thursday 4:00pm to 2:00am, Friday to Sunday, Noon to 2:00am, weather permitting. Morgan’s will operate Fall Fest for seven days a week this year, for even more fall vibes to go around! Reservations are recommended for table service; walk-ins are welcome for all bar areas. Reservations can be made by using the Resy app or visiting www.morganspier.com.  Meter and free street parking are located nearby along Columbus Boulevard and in the nearby neighborhoods.

  • Fishtown Fall Feastivale

    Saturday, September 24, 2022, 12:00pm to 8:00pm
    Frankford Ave from Girard to Columbia Ave and side streets (Master St from Front to Frankford, Thompson from Front to Frankford)
    Free to attend, food drink pay-as-you-go

    Fishtown FestivALE is back for 2022 with a NEW name & NEW focus on all things EATS, find it all on Frankford Ave on Saturday, September 24th, 2022!  Now called the Fishtown Fall Feastivale, this outdoor end-of-summer food festival & celebration features local foods including burgers, brisket and Bavarian pretzels, paired with Fishtown favorite cocktails & beer, and over 50 local art and retail vendors.  The Lutheran Settlement House Dunk Tank will feature Fishtown “Celebs” to ensure everyone has a swimmingly good time, as festival goers play carnival games and local DJs play and encourage visitors to dance the night away.  An early list of participants includes Bottle Bar East, Calle del Sabor, Cheu Fishtown and Nunu, Evil Genius Beer Co., Fette Sau, The Fillmore, Frankford Hall, Front Street Cafe, Interstate Drafthouse, Johnny Brendas, Kismet Bagels, La Colombe, Liberty Kitchen, Meyers Brewing, R&D, Ramona Susan’s Bakeshop, River’s Casino,  Weckerly’s Ice Cream and Wm Mulherin’s & Son, with many more to be announced. This event is family and fido friendly, 21 and up to drink with identification.

  • 1st Annual Fall for Ardmore Festival

    Schauffele Plaza (parking lot adjacent to Tired Hands Fermentaria)
    Saturday, September 24, 2022, 2:00pm to 6:00pm
    Free to attend, but beer/ticket/VIP packages available

    Ardmore Initiative presents the 1st Annual Fall for Ardmore Festival on Schauffele Plaza (parking lot adjacent to Tired Hands Fermentaria) on Saturday, September 24, 2022, from 2:00pm to 6:00pm. Downtown Ardmore will be alive with shopping, food, beer, music, and fun activities for the whole family – plus a VIP Beer Garden! Tired Hands Brewing Co., Levante Brewery, and Iron Hill Brewery will bring several beer selections that include local and seasonal favorites. Jack McShea’s, Ripplewood Whiskey and Craft, Sophie’s BBQ, and others will join Tired Hands in serving delicious fare, including Oktoberfest-inspired favorites like bratwurst, sauerkraut, pierogies, and Bavarian pretzels, as well as a hot dog station featuring specialty mustards, brisket sandwiches, pork belly, ribs, and more. Music and family fun found throughout the downtown round out the day with shopping, kids’ activities and more. Admission to Fall for Ardmore is free with food and drink for sale. Tickets are also available for entrance into the VIP Beer Garden experience which includes reserved seating and drink tickets for a fixed price. For VIP tickets, beer ticket packages, participants, and more information visit www.DestinationArdmore.com.

  • 28th Annual New Hope Arts and Crafts Festival

    Saturday, September 24, 10:00am to 5:00pm and Sunday, September 25, 2022
    Saturday: 10:00am to 5:00pm, Sunday: 10:00am to 4:00pm
    New Hope Solebury High School
    180 W Bridge St, New Hope, PA 18938
    Free to attend

    It’s on! The Greater New Hope Chamber of Commerce is set to hold the 28th Annual New Hope Arts and Crafts Festival, Saturday and Sunday, September 24th and 25th, 2022. Over 160 juried fine artists and craftsmen will exhibit and sell media including, but not limited to: oil paintings, watercolors, pastels, sculpture, fine and fun jewelry, ceramics, works in wood, fiber, furniture, wearable art, glass art, photography, and outsider art. The festival will be at the New Hope Solebury High School parking lot, just a few minutes’ walk from the center of the business district. At the Bucks County Playhouse, a free bus will ferry participants to and from festival parking and South Main Street. This year we will host various food trucks serving options ranging from brick oven pizza to vegan cuisine to traditional “fair food.” In addition to great food options, the Arts and Crafts Festival will host some of our area’s finest singers and songwriters to entertain the crowd. As is tradition, this wonderful event offers something for everyone: budding artists can attend the demonstration tent to hear artists and craftsmen display and discuss their works and techniques. For the children, you will find a make-and-take craft project area where they will be entertained and engaged. Our sponsors include: The Penn Community Bank, Certapro Painters, Doylestown Health, Passanante’s Food Service, Bucks County Magazine, and several anonymous donors.

  • 5th Annual Oktoberfest on the Square

    Haddon Square Pop Up Garden
    51 Haddon Ave, Westmont, NJ 08108
    Saturday, September 24, 2022, 12pm-10pm

    This is the biggest and best Oktoberfest in all of South Jersey. Our friends in the Garden State really know how to party! This is a partnership between Brauhaus Schmitz and Keg & Kitchen and takes place in Haddon Township’s 20K square foot outside beer garden “On the Square”. Join us under the big tent decked out in Bavarian Blue and White!  Imported tables and benches paired with giant steins of bier from Spaten and Weihenstephan will transport you to Munich for this fun filled German festival like no other in South Jersey! A pig roast as well as traditional German specialties will keep you bellies full while you dance the night away with Live music on stage. This event is family friendly and free to attend.

  • Stove & Tap Oktoberfest - Lansdale

    Stove and Tap Lansdale –  329 W Main St, Lansdale, PA 19446
    Saturday, September 24, 2022

    Stove and Tap will run specials inside and outside. Live music will be featured outside, where we will close down Wood street for the festival. We will have outdoor picnic tables and a tent, in case of rain. Food specials will include bratwursts with beer braised kraut, German potato salad, cucumber salad and potato pancakes. Drink specials will include fall Sangria and mulled Cider. There will also be a Local Battle of the Beer! Four local breweries will compete for most beers sold. Winner takes a permanent line for the month of October! Entertainment will be Ryan Gads- a four piece alternative rock band featuring music from the 90’s and early 2000’s. The band started producing music around the pandemic and has been actively recording and playing live shows ever since.

  • Paws and Poses: Benefit for Philly Rescue Angels

    Craft Hall: Unleashed Bark and Beer
    901 N. Delaware Avenue
    Saturday, September 24, 10:30am

    A fundraising event benefiting Philly Rescue Angels, a local nonprofit dog rescue. Join us for a 45-minute indoor yoga class, surrounded by adorable dogs available for adoption! Stick around after class to meet the pups, grab lunch & drinks, or head outside to the Dog Park for Yappy Hour, where $1 from select beverages goes towards the rescue (11:00am to 3:00pm).

    Cost: $36/per person. Each ticket includes the yoga class and one beer, seltzer, or yummy mocktail! Proceeds benefit Philly Rescue Angels.

  • 10th Anniversary of the Garces Foundation Fundraiser

    One of region’s most anticipated food festivals and benefits!
    Thursday, September 29th, 6:00pm VIP, 7:00pm GA
    At Live! Casino and Hotel

    The Garces Foundation announces the 10th Anniversary of the Garces Foundation Fundraiser. This annual benefit and food festival is considered one of the top 10 food events in the region. It returns after a pandemic break. Save the date for Thursday, September 29th, from 6:00pm VIP and 7:00pm General Admission until 10:00pm, at Live! Casino and Hotel in South Philadelphia. Buena Onda will join other Garces restaurants that include The Olde Bar, Volvér, Village Whiskey, Amada, Garces Trading Company and Garces Events, plus other notable restaurants including Restaurant Aleksandar, Dim Sum House by Jane G’s, Rex at the Royal, Forsythia, Ripplewood Whiskey and Craft, Fork, Hook and Master, Wilder Restaurant and others to be formally announced in mid August. All proceeds from the event will benefit the important work of the Garces Foundation, which provides crucial food, healthcare, educational, and dental services to our immigrant neighbors in Philadelphia. Tickets are on sale now, with more details and lists of restaurants to officially be revealed in mid-August, 2022.

  • Parks on Tap at Schuylkill Banks

    Wednesday, September 28 to Sunday, October 2, 2022
    Walnut Street and Schuylkill River
    Weather permitting
    Wednesday to Friday, 4:00pm to 10:00pm
    Saturday and Sunday, Noon to 10:00pm

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