This was our second annual family outing to experience Jack’s Pumpkin Glow Philadelphia. 5,000 Carved Pumpkins/Fumpkins This 3rd annual Halloween spectacle in Fairmount Park (near the Mann Center) features 5,000 carved, lighted pumpkins. We were blown away last year by the dazzling pumpkin displays and prefer family-friendly Halloween celebrations. We’ve done our share of creepy […]

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On October 22, we four die hard fans braved the hordes to attend the annual Harry Potter Festival in Chestnut Hill. When we arrived at 11:30, Germantown Avenue shops were transformed into Hogsmeade and Diagon Alley shops. Though transformed is an overstatement. Most were small, quirky specialty shops decorated with a hand-lettered sign or floating candles on display. Cosplay and Selfie Spots […]

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