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Monday, October 3th

  • It’s October 3rd. You know what that means…a day full of Mean Girls quotes and memes! Bring your friends to make a team for the Mean Girls Quizzo night at Pub 36 in Fishtown at 8 p.m.
  • Calling all vegan yogi lovers! Take away the stress of your workday with Pick Me Up Yoga, an amazing class followed by a delicious vegan dinner. For $10, meet at the Mantra Lounge from 6 – 8 p.m.


Tuesday, October 4th

  • If you haven’t yet heard, Kanye West is in Philadelphia at the Wells Fargo Center. Don’t miss his Saint Pablo Tour. Buy tickets ASAP for this epic show.
  • Philadelphia is turning into a giant game board at the Urban Adventure Quest, an interactive scavenger hunt that combines a sightseeing tour of Philadelphia. Register your team to complete challenges while learning history about the city.


Wednesday, October 5th

  • Head to Pinot Boutique for their weekly Wineaux Wednesday! Every Wednesday during happy hour, guests can enjoy 5 samples of wines (traditional or premium) or 5 samples of ciders at the newly renovated bar.
  • The start of the 12th annual Design Philadelphia highlights the work of thousands of local designers, architects, and creative professionals. The event will be located in the expansive warehouse of Provenance in Fishtown and will surely spark your creativity!  


Thursday, October 6th

  • The PA Conference for Women* is being hosted at the Philadelphia Convention Center . Get inspired by amazing, keynote speakers like Mindy Kaling, Abby Wambach, Anita Hil, as well as many more inspiring speakers!
  • Don’t miss the craft and international beer festival, King of Prussia Beerfest Royale this Thursday and Saturday. Outside the mall, there will be more than 100 beers, food from KOP’s best restaurants, live music, a cigar lounge and much more!


Friday, October 7th

  • PHeaSt is a large garden-to-table dining experience presented by the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society at the Navy Yard. Sample amazing dishes and sip on craft beers and cocktails while learning great gardening tips.
  • Now that it’s October, weekends in Philadelphia are filled with German-inspired Oktoberfest events! This weekend marks the first ever 23rd Street Armory Oktoberfest taking place in West Center City. The spot will transform into an authentic Munich beer festival with musical acts, and traditional Bavarian food and beer.


Saturday, October 8th

  • Head o to Xfinity Live for their Oktoberfest Live! Event. Enjoy to live bands, food trucks and fun contests while sampling 200+ great beers.
  • Celebrate the beautiful fall weather during the Fishtown RiverCity Festival at the beautiful Penn Treaty Park. The festival will feature local music, food and businesses from Fishtown.
  • Take a trip to  East Passyunk for the 2nd Saturday Antique and Sidewalk Market. There will be a massive offering of of vintage housewares, collectibles, furniture, jewelry, clothing and artwork and deals for shopping enthusiasts.
  • Climb aboard the Patriot Harbor Lines* cruise ship for the Chocolate and Wine Pairing with Chaddsford Winery. From 5 – 7 p.m., sip on delicious Chaddsford wine while indulging on delicious chocolate treats.  


Sunday, October 9th

  • Old City First is an evening full of art exploration and art-inspired events at galleries and businesses that stretches from Old City all the way to Fishtown.
  • Don’t miss OutFest, one of the the largest coming out day festivals in the nation. The event will be held in the 10-block radius of Philadelphia’s Gayborhood and will be packed party with drag shows, games, bar crawls, music and shopping!


*The PA Conference for Women and Patriot  Harbor Lines are clients of Philly PR Girl.

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