The borough of Phoenixville will be resplendent with autumnal celebrations for its Harvest Fest Weekend, taking place Oct. 31-Nov. 3. With four days of fun, there’s something for everyone. Here’s a look at what to expect.
Kicking things off on Halloween is a ghoulish, yet informative graveyard adventure, featuring two free haunted Halloween tours beginning at 7 p.m. and 8:30 p.m. Visitors will meander through the Victorian era Morris Cemetery with local historian, Ryan Conroy.
Enjoy great food, entertainment and vendors at The Pointe Riverworks from 6-9 p.m. during the night market. A solid lineup of food trucks includes Awesome Little Cupcakes, Mama’s Meatballs and Papermill Asian Fusion. There will also be live music by local favorite, Rick’s Office Band.
Indulge in a harvest brunch at this ticketed event from 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. at Bluebird Distilling. Bill Rutter of Your Mom’s Place and Stone House Grille will whip up farm-to-table treats like apple french toast souffle with spiced rum maple syrup, an omelette station and more. Indulge in a signature breakfast cocktail while you’re at it.
Rood Down is hosting a harvest biergarten from 12-5 p.m. The pop-up will feature grains, grapes and spirits with food trucks and brews from Conshohocken Brewing, Iron Hill Brewery, Stable 12 Brewing and Rebel Hill. Expect spirits by Bluebird Distilling. Haymaker Meadery will provide mead. There will also be plenty of corn hole stations and live entertainment by Altered Ego.
Get in a little friendly competition at the community softball tournament at Friendship Field. The all-day competition will feature one pitch, double elimination co-ed games with a cash prize.
Also taking place Nov. 2 is a harvest carnival at Reservoir Park. This family-friendly event will take place from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. and includes craft vendors, games and activities for kids. There will also be live music by Cole Campbell.