Best time to visit Pennsylvania

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5 THINGS TO DO IN PENNSYLVANIA (JULY 07 - JULY 16)

Synchronous Firefly Season

Synchronous Firefly Season

late June–mid-July • nature

A fairytale-like summer phenomenon at Allegheny National Forest

Linesville Spillway

Linesville Spillway

March–November • nature

Thousands of carp rise to the surface to be fed by visitors. You've never seen that much fish in one place!

Camp Bisco

Camp Bisco

July 08–10, 2021 • event

The best electronic music and an excellent campground

Central Pennsylvania Festival of the Arts

Central Pennsylvania Festival of the Arts

July 09–12, 2020 (virtual event) • event

A large and vibrant art and music festival at Penn State University

Pocono Mountains (The Poconos)

Pocono Mountains (The Poconos)

May–October • nature

The most scenic destination in Pennsylvania

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Pennsylvania Renaissance Faire

Pennsylvania Renaissance Faire

August 08–November 01, 2020  • event

Lots of entertainment in a picturesque setting

Philly 4th of July Events and Fireworks

Philly 4th of July Events and Fireworks

June 28–July 04, 2020 (virtual event) • event

Celebrate Independence Day in America's Birthplace

Pennsylvania Farm Show

Pennsylvania Farm Show

January 09–16, 2021 • event

The largest winter agricultural event in the state

Cicada Mania

Cicada Mania

May–mid-June • nature

A billionth population of American cicadas come out during final weeks in their lives to rejoice in a huge mating par

Philadelphia Mummers Parade

Philadelphia Mummers Parade

January 01 • event

Possibly the oldest folklore festival tradition in the United States

Fall Foliage

Fall Foliage

October • nature

Autumn reveals its stunning colors across Keystone State

Pennsylvania's Most Festive Christmas Light Displays

Pennsylvania's Most Festive Christmas Light Displays

early November–early January • event

Best places in the state to get yourself into the Christmas spirit

Pittsburgh 4th of July Celebration

Pittsburgh 4th of July Celebration

July 04, 2020 • event

Festivities at Point State Park culminate with the Flashes of Freedom Fireworks

Lititz Fire & Ice

Lititz Fire & Ice

February 14–15, 2020 • event

A free winter festival in Lititz, a cozy Pennsylvania town

Philadelphia Marathon

Philadelphia Marathon

November 20–22, 2020 • event

One of the oldest marathons in the USA dating back to the 1920s

Gettysburg Civil War Battle Reenactment

Gettysburg Civil War Battle Reenactment

August 22–23, 2020 • event

The historical battle comes back to life just once a year

Halloween

Halloween

late September–early November • event

Historic Pennsylvania is one of the best spots to celebrate Halloween

Kennywood Holiday Lights

Kennywood Holiday Lights

December 26–30, 2019 • event

A popular Christmas display near Pittsburgh

Memorial Day Weekend

Memorial Day Weekend

May 23–25, 2020 • event

Philly offers a bunch of opportunities to honor service members and to kick off the summer season

Philadelphia Labor Day Weekend

Philadelphia Labor Day Weekend

September 05–07, 2020 • event

Join Philly's heartwarming farewell to the summer

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