Get ready for some delicious fall food festivals around the Main Line area! As the weather cools down, there are lots of exciting events happening. One of the most exciting things is the return of food festivals. These are special events where you can enjoy amazing food and have a great time. Luckily, there are many of these festivals happening in the Main Line region in the next few months. Here are some festivals you should definitely consider going to:
6 Main Line Area Food Festivals Happening This Fall
1. OctoberFeast at Peddler’s Village
Dates: October 14 – 15
Location: New Hope
Imagine a whole weekend filled with fun! There will be live entertainment, a place where you can enjoy different types of beer, food trucks offering yummy treats, and activities for kids to enjoy. Don’t forget to check out the 44th Annual Scarecrows in the Village, where you can see really big scarecrows! On Saturdays, the shops in Peddler’s Village will stay open later, until 8 o’clock.
2. Radnor Fall Festival
Date: September 17
This is a yearly celebration put together by the Wayne Business Association. It’s like a big amusement park on the streets! You’ll find cool performances by local bands and dance groups, face painting, rides like the ones at a carnival, and lots of tasty food from local vendors.
3. South Philly Sausage Fest
Date: September 23
Sausage Fest is like a party with great music, delicious sausages, and craft beer. There will be 10 different restaurants offering sausages, 10 craft breweries with tasty beers, 8 live music shows, places to buy handmade crafts, and a special area for kids to play. This festival happens on West Passyunk Avenue, between Broad and 15th Street.
4. Heirloom Apple Tasting & Baking Contest
Date: October 28
Location: Bryn Mawr
On October 28th, you have a chance to join in the fun at Harriton’s annual Heirloom Apple Tasting & Baking Contest. You’ll get to taste special apples from the area and even try baked goods made with these apples. If you want, you can also buy apples, fresh cider, and baked treats. Yum!
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5. Philly TASTE! Festival of Food, Wine & Spirits
Dates: October 20 – 21
Location: King of Prussia
At TASTE! PHILADELPHIA, you’ll see famous chefs cooking and learn about different kinds of food and drinks. There will be wine, beer, and spirits to taste from local places that make them. You can also try samples from the best restaurants and chefs in the area. There will be fun activities, too, like seminars where you can learn new things about food.
6. Oktoberfest at Locust Lane
Date: October 7
Let’s celebrate Oktoberfest at Locust Lane! On October 7th, starting at 1pm, you can enjoy German beer, special German food, games, and prizes. If you come dressed in traditional German clothes, you might even get a special gift!
These festivals are a fantastic way to enjoy the fall season and try some incredible food. Mark your calendar for the ones that sound the most exciting to you!