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Old City Fest Courtesy of Old City Fest/PhillyVoice

Old City Fest will feature circus performances, handmade goods, dishes from local restaurants and live music.

September 23, 2016

Old City Fest has a little something for everyone

The festival will feature circus performances, handmade goods, dishes from local restaurants and live music

Old City Fest returns on Oct. 9, beginning at 11 a.m. There's a little something for everyone at the festival.

Fashion fanatic? There will be a show featuring student work and styles from local boutiques, along with a vendors section with handmade goods. 

Bringing the kids? There will be a family fun zone with circus performances and historic chocolate-making demonstrations.

Friend of the arts? Learn more about Old City's galleries while browsing through local artwork. 

Just need an excuse to eat way too much? Old City restaurants will be highlighting their best food, while craft beers will be available for the 21-plus crowd.

The festival is free to attend. Just pay-as-you-go when shopping, drinking and eating. Those unfamiliar with the historic area should use the festival as a way to become familiar with fashion, culture and food in Old City.


Old City Fest

Sunday, Oct. 9
11 a.m. to 6 p.m. | Pay-as-you-go
Old City District
North Third and Arch streets