Best time to visit Pennsylvania

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5 THINGS TO DO IN PENNSYLVANIA (JUNE 29 - JULY 08)

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!

Synchronous Firefly Season

Synchronous Firefly Season

late June–mid-July • nature

A fairytale-like summer phenomenon at Allegheny National Forest

Philly 4th of July Events and Fireworks

Philly 4th of July Events and Fireworks

June 27–July 04, 2020 • event

Celebrate Independence Day in America's Birthplace

Pittsburgh 4th of July Celebration

Pittsburgh 4th of July Celebration

June 30–July 04, 2020 • event

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

Gettysburg Civil War Battle Reenactment

Gettysburg Civil War Battle Reenactment

July 04–05, 2020 • event

The historical battle comes back to life just once a year

12 THINGS TO DO OUT OF SELECTED DATE RANGE

Pennsylvania Farm Show

Pennsylvania Farm Show

January 09–16, 2021 • event

The largest winter agricultural event in the state

Pennsylvania Renaissance Faire

Pennsylvania Renaissance Faire

August 08–November 01, 2020 (Saturdays, Sundays & Labor Day Monday) • event

Lots of entertainment in a picturesque setting

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

Camp Bisco

Camp Bisco

July 09–11, 2020 • event

The best electronic music and an excellent campground

Central Pennsylvania Festival of the Arts

Central Pennsylvania Festival of the Arts

July 08–12, 2020 • event

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

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

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

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

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