Sinead Cummings

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Sinead is the Events Listing Producer for PhillyVoice.com. A graduate of Temple University, she has always had a passion for finding unique and local events. While she is originally from Roxborough, she can be found in any corner of the city exploring and often carrying a book. Follow her on twitter @sineadpatrice.

sinead@phillyvoice.com

October 16, 2017

Fitness

Kick off Halloweekend with 5K through cemetery

Kick off Halloweekend with a fun fitness event. On Thursday, Oct. 26, runners can race through West Laurel Hill Cemetery in Bala Cynwyd as the sun sets. There will be a kids fun run, followed by a timed 5K. All runners are invited to dress in their best Halloween costumes.

October 16, 2017

Festivals

Sip unlimited beer samples surrounded by autumn colors at Washington Crossing Fall Brewfest

At Washington Crossing Fall Brewfest, spend a crisp fall day drinking a crisp fall cider – or a pumpkin ale, sour beer or other seasonal selection. The outdoor autumn beer festival will take place on Saturday, Oct. 28, at the historic Bucks County park where George Washington crossed the Delaware River and turned the tide of the Revolutionary War.

October 16, 2017

Performances

Paul Reiser to perform stand-up at suburban theater

Reiser is best-known for his role in the 1990s TV sitcom "Mad About You," which earned him nominations for an Emmy, a Golden Globe, an American Comedy Award and a Screen Actors Guild Award. The comedian/actor/writer/musician has accomplished much in his 30-plus years in show biz, and the list keeps growing. Reiser will join the cast of Netflix's hit show "Stranger Things" for season two. He will play Dr. Owen.

October 16, 2017

Family-Friendly

The 9th Annual Lemon Run will take place in Fairmount Park in November

Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation, a nonprofit dedicated to finding cures for all kids with cancer, will host the Lemon Run on Sunday, Nov. 12, in Fairmount Park.

October 14, 2017

Family-Friendly

Meet soldiers, civilians and spies to learn untold stories of British occupation of Philadelphia

From Saturday, Oct. 14 through Sunday, Oct. 15, the Museum of the American Revolution in Old City will commemorate the 240th anniversary of British occupation of Philadelphia by highlighting lesser-known stories of the Revolutionary War. Throughout the weekend, the museum will offer guided walking tours, special programming and family–friendly activities exploring what life was like in the city while British forces controlled the Revolutionary capital.

October 14, 2017

Food & Drink

Annual barbecue and homebrew fest to take over American Street

On Sunday, Oct. 15, the annual Made on American Street festival will take place from 2-6 p.m. Barbecue teams will be competing against each other to deliver the best slow-cooked ribs and chicken. Each serving of meat will include a side. Festival attendees can walk by each cook's station and decide what dishes to sample.

October 13, 2017

Halloween

Quirky Halloween events to check out this October

Watching a scary movie or going to a haunted house is a great way to celebrate the Halloween season, but it isn't the only way to get into the holiday spirit. There are quirky Halloween-themed events happening all over Philly (and places nearby) this October. Check out our list below.

October 13, 2017

Halloween

The haunted attractions you need to visit this Halloween season

Get your chills and thrills this Halloween season at one of the many haunted attractions in the area. These places will make all your nightmares come true.

October 12, 2017

Performances

Philly POPS to open season with 'Star Wars' scores and more John Williams music

The Philly POPS will open the 2017-2018 season with a "Star Wars" tribute in honor of the first film's 40th anniversary year. The 65-piece orchestra, led by Music Director Michael Krajewski, will be joined by the POPS Festival Chorus on Oct. 20-22.

October 12, 2017

Food & Drink

Get painted like the living dead to hit the bars during Zombie Crawl

For the sixth year, zombies will be allowed to roam freely through Northern Liberties. On Friday the 13th, the living dead can drink their way through five-plus bars during Zombie Crawl. The annual event includes free makeup at "Zombification Stations" and exclusive drink specials at hot spots in The Schmidt's Commons.

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