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FEATURED EVENTS

Dates: 
11/03/2017
11/04/2017

Location:

2840 Pine Road Pine Valley Plaza
Huntingdon Valley , PA, 19006
United States

Phone:

267.626.1366
Time: 
8:00 pm

Rocco Silano - Smoke and Mirrors Theater

U.S. audiences will recognize him from his numerous appearances on TV’s “Masters of Illusion” and as one of the stars of VH1’s magic reality series “Celebracadabra.” Rocco’s International Television appearances include major variety shows in China, Japan, England, Spain, France and Italy with LIVE appearances at The Poly Theatres in China, The Grace Kelly Theatre in Monte Carlo and The Crazy Horse Cabaret in Paris, France just to name a few.
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Dates: 
10/19/2017
10/20/2017
10/21/2017

Location:

1412 Chestnut St
Philadephia, PA, 19102
United States
Time: 
See site for details

Philadelphia Film Festival

Every October, the Philadelphia Film Society hosts the Philadelphia Film Festival which gathers more than 35,000 dedicated film lovers and scores of talented filmmakers for ten exceptional days of cinematic splendor.
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Dates: 
10/27/2017
11/24/2017
12/22/2017

Organization:

Fabric Row

Location:

S 4th St
Philadelphia, PA, 19148
United States

Phone:

215.413.3713
Time: 
5 - 9pm

South Street Headhouse District 4th Fridays on Fabric Row 2017

Drape yourself in vintage collectibles or unique designs from a wide selection of independent boutiques. With Philly's historic Fabric Row smack-in-the-middle of the South Street Headhouse District, it is truly the birthplace of Philly fashion. You'll never know what one-of-a-kind items you'll find! Fabric, food, fashion, framing, fitness, fun - Fabric Row has you covered!
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Dates: 
11/17/2017
11/18/2017

Location:

2840 Pine Road Pine Valley Plaza
Huntingdon Valley , PA, 19006
United States

Phone:

267.626.1366
Time: 
8:00 pm

Scott Alexander - Magician

Scott’s name lit up the marquee as a headliner for over seven years at the illustrious Caesars Palace in Las Vegas. Millions became acquainted with his lightheartedness and quick wit in the final rounds of America’s Got Talent.
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Dates: 
11/24/2017
11/25/2017

Location:

2840 Pine Road Pine Valley Plaza
Huntingdon Valley , PA, 19006
United States

Phone:

267.626.1366
Time: 
8:00 pm

Chris Hannibal - Magician

There is an ephemeral line that separates fiction from truth, deception from honesty, magic from reality. We get pleasure from magic because it allows us to cross back and forth between the two, questioning what we know. Questioning our perceptions. Wondering. Scheming.
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Dates: 
10/28/2017

Location:

100 E. Northwestern Avenue
Philadelphia, PA, 19118
United States

Phone:

215.247.5777
Time: 
11:00am

Hidden Gems at Morris Arboretum

Join knowledgeable guides for a new walking tour highlighting ‘Hidden Gems at the Morris Arboretum’. The tour is a combination of structures, sculptures, walkways, trees and vistas. See these garden gems that are off the beaten path or hidden to most visitors, plus a few that are “hidden” in plain view. Meet at Widener Terrace.
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Dates: 
10/20/2017
10/21/2017

Location:

2840 Pine Road Pine Valley Plaza
Huntingdon Valley , PA, 19006
United States

Phone:

267.626.1366
Time: 
Friday, October 13th @ 7:00 PM Saturday, October 14th @ 2:00 PM Friday, October 20th @ 7:00 PM Saturday, October 21st @ 2:00 PM

Philly’s Got Magic! Family Show

A family friendly show featuring some of the best magicians and variety acts in the area!
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Dates: 
11/10/2017
11/11/2017

Location:

2840 Pine Road Pine Valley Plaza
Huntingdon Valley , PA, 19006
United States

Phone:

267.626.1366
Time: 
8:00 pm

Keith Fields - Magician

Keith Fields is a world champion street entertainer who brings street style magic into the theater – fast moving, very fooling and hilariously funny! More than a comedy show. This is an evening of laughter and amazement that no-one will forget!
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Dates: 
10/21/2017

Location:

1950 Spring Mill Road
Gladwyne, PA, 19035
United States

Phone:

610.527.5234
Time: 
4pm-8:30pm

Shiverfest 2017

What happens when you combine nature with Halloween? An incredibly fun and entertaining festival called Shiverfest. We’re working hard to make Shiverfest’s 10th anniversary extra special! We just need YOU as a sponsor Beloved pony rides, storytelling, pumpkin decorating, trick- or - treat trail and more! Climbing activity, live animal shows and new surprises for older kids! Seasonal food and drinks for children and adults. More activities to be announced closer to event.
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Dates: 
10/19/2017
10/20/2017
10/21/2017

Organization:

Chestnut Hill College

Location:

9601 Germantown Ave
Philadelphia, PA, 19118
United States

Phone:

215-248-7083
Time: 
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Harry Potter Weekend & Festival

Have you ever wondered what Butter Beer really tastes like or how it feels to stroll up and down Diagon Alley in search of various wizardry items? Have you wanted to don the Sorting Hat to find out which house you were destined for or better yet, to watch someone catch the Golden Snitch in a high stakes Quidditch match? If so, wonder no more and plan to attend Chestnut Hill’s Annual Harry Potter Weekend in October 2017!
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Dates: 
10/18/2017
10/19/2017
10/20/2017

Organization:

Longwood Gardens

Location:

Marnie Conley, Vice President, Marketing & Communications
Kennett Square, PA, 19348
United States

Phone:

610.388.1000
Time: 
Times vary, see site.

Kids Play in Our Pumpkin Playground

Visit our Children’s Corner for some hands-on pumpkin fun, and capture a festive fall photo with our pumpkins, including the largest pumpkin on display, weighing in at more than 800 pounds!
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Dates: 
10/18/2017
10/19/2017
10/20/2017

Organization:

Longwood Gardens

Location:

Marnie Conley, Vice President, Marketing & Communications
Kennett Square, PA, 19348
United States

Phone:

610.388.1000
Time: 
Times vary, see site.

Garden Railway

Take your little ones to see our Garden Railway! Featuring G-scale locomotives rumbling over almost 400 feet of track, this beautifully landscaped display includes models of favorite Longwood buildings. Located outdoors near the Terrace Restaurant, the Garden Railway runs during regular Gardens hours, weather permitting.
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Dates: 
10/27/2017
10/28/2017

Location:

2840 Pine Road Pine Valley Plaza
Huntingdon Valley , PA, 19006
United States

Phone:

267.626.1366
Time: 
8:00 pm

Brian Curry and Mark Phillips - Catch Me

After years of successfully plying their trade around the world, acclaimed magicians Brian Curry and Mark Phillips have decided this town isn’t big enough for them both. In ‘Catch Me’, these two sleight-of-hand masters battle live, on stage for the title of ‘Philly’s Favorite Magician’.
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Dates: 
11/07/2017
11/08/2017
11/09/2017

Organization:

Walnut Street Theatre

Location:

825 Walnut Street
Philadelphia, PA, 19107
United States

Phone:

215-574-3550
Time: 
Varies

Annie

Leapin' Lizards! Celebrate the holiday season with one of the world's best-loved musicals! Annie is a spunky orphan in 1930s New York City determined to find her parents. In one fun-filled adventure after another, Annie foils Miss Hannigan's evil schemes, befriends President Roosevelt and finds a new home with billionaire Oliver Warbucks, his personal secretary Grace and a lovable mutt named Sandy. This Tony Award-winning Best Musical for the entire family features some of the greatest musical theatre hits ever written including "It's the Hard Knock Life," "Easy Street," "I Don't Need Anything But You," plus the eternal anthem of optimism, "Tomorrow." Annie will fill your heart with joy!
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Dates: 
10/21/2017
10/22/2017
10/28/2017

Location:

890 W. Bridge Street
Morrisville, PA, 19067
United States

Phone:

215-295-1138 x 102
Time: 
Saturdays from 9am - 6pm Sundays from 10am - 5pm

Fall Weekends at Snipes Farm

There is so much to do at Snipes Farm every Saturday and Sunday from September 23 until October 29! Check out our Farm Museum, take a hayride out to our orchard to visit the pumpkin patch or pick apples, visit with our barnyard animals, explore our Forest-themed Corn Maze. Visit our Cider Barn where you can purchase fresh-pressed apple cider, pies, candy and caramel apples, and apple cider doughnuts! In October, our Food for Thought Cafe will be serving up organic hot dogs, organic coffee, pickles-on-a-stick, and more!
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