Experience A Philadelphia Autumn
Whether it's family fun or a scenic stroll around the City of Brotherly Love, nonstop autumn adventure await steps from your suite. Philadelphia has a nip in the air, and our active active calendar of activities is sure to delight for those staying a few days to a few weeks.
Indulge in a family favorite activity. A short 40-minute drive from Philadelphia, locally-treasured Pumpkinland has a plethora of fall activations. Partake in fun daytime activities such as pick-your-own pumpkin, straw bale mazes, hayrides and apple sling-shots.
Visit Kennett Square's vibrant botanical garden to explore British artist Bruce Munro's "Light", where eight immersive installations dedicated to showcasing a play between light and sound take over the fields of Longwood's two lakes and beyond.
Hosted by the Philadelphia Film Society, the Film Festival is dedicated to bringing together film lovers and makers, to present more than 100 of the year’s most acclaimed and critical films. There will be VIP receptions and panel discussions, a timeline of events will be posted on the Film Society’s website.
The 2022 Head of the Schuylkill Regatta will continue a tradition of exceptional fall racing that began fifty years ago in the home of American rowing. While the expansive scope of the two-day Regatta today bears little resemblance to its 1970 roots, the spirit of the Regatta endures: a fall race showcasing high-caliber crews as well as those new to the sport.
The scenic Philadelphia course will host over 30,000 athletes as they participate in on of the top marathons in the country. Other races and events taking place over the historic weekend include a half marathon, 8K, kids fun run, and a Health & Fitness Expo.