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4 THINGS TO DO IN PENNSYLVANIA (OCTOBER 03 - OCTOBER 12)

Pennsylvania Fall Foliage

Pennsylvania Fall Foliage

October • nature

Autumn reveals its stunning colors across the Keystone State

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!

Pocono Mountains (The Poconos)

Pocono Mountains (The Poconos)

May–October • nature

The most scenic destination in Pennsylvania

Halloween

Halloween

late September–early November • event

Historic Pennsylvania is one of the best spots to celebrate Halloween

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Pennsylvania Renaissance Faire

Pennsylvania Renaissance Faire

September 5–November 1, 2020 • event

Lots of entertainment in a picturesque setting

Philly 4th of July Events and Fireworks

Philly 4th of July Events and Fireworks

early July  • event

Celebrate Independence Day in America's Birthplace

Synchronous Firefly Season

Synchronous Firefly Season

late June–mid-July • nature

A fairytale-like summer phenomenon at Allegheny National Forest

Pennsylvania Farm Show

Pennsylvania Farm Show

January 9–16, 2021 • event

The largest winter agricultural event in the state

Philadelphia Mummers Parade

Philadelphia Mummers Parade

January 1, 2021 • event

Possibly the oldest folklore festival tradition in the United States

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

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

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 4 • event

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

Camp Bisco

Camp Bisco

July 8–10, 2021 • event

The best electronic music and an excellent campground

Philadelphia Christmas Village

Philadelphia Christmas Village

November 21–December 24, 2020 • event

An authentic German Christmas market, an old-fashioned carousel, and carriage rides in the heart of the city

Las luces de Navidad más festivas de Pensilvania

Las luces de Navidad más festivas de Pensilvania

early November–early January • event

Los mejores lugares en el estado para entrar en el espíritu navideño

Somerset Fire & Ice Festival

Somerset Fire & Ice Festival

January 15–17, 2021  • event

What a little wonderland to break the winter melancholy!

Philadelphia Labor Day Weekend

Philadelphia Labor Day Weekend

September 3–6, 2021 • event

Join Philly's heartwarming farewell to the summer

Chinese New Year in Philadelphia

Chinese New Year in Philadelphia

January 18–February 21, 2021 • event

Celebrate with iconic Chinatown lion parades and multiple festivities across Philly

Gettysburg Civil War Battle Reenactment

Gettysburg Civil War Battle Reenactment

July–August 2021 • event

The historical battle comes back to life just once a year

Lititz Fire & Ice

Lititz Fire & Ice

mid-February 2022 • event

A free winter festival in Lititz, a cozy Pennsylvania town

IceFest

IceFest

January 28–31, 2021 • event

Check out the best Chambersburg's ice carvers at work

Christmas Lights in Pittsburgh

Christmas Lights in Pittsburgh

late November–early January  • event

Explore the most dazzling holiday displays in Pittsburgh

Philadelphia Marathon

Philadelphia Marathon

November 20–22, 2020 • event

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

Kennywood Holiday Lights

Kennywood Holiday Lights

December, 2020 • event

A popular Christmas display near Pittsburgh

Memorial Day Weekend

Memorial Day Weekend

May 29–31, 2021 • event

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

Chinese New Year

Chinese New Year

February 12, 2021 • event

The annual Squirrel Hill Parade is the main highlight of the vibrant celebration—Lunar New Year PGH

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