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October 2020

79 1/2 Chester County Day (Virtual) Historic House Tour

Thu, October 1 - Fri, October 30

This year, through out September, we have come up with creative ways to serve and grow the community of tour goers who think of Chester County Day as a fall staple. While we have decided to postpone the 80th Annual Chester County Day House Tour until October 2, 2021, we are planning a 79th (and a half) Virtual Tour in its place, highlighting homes and historical landmarks of tours past. Follow the house tour on the Chester County House Tour social media pages:…

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Brandywine River Museum Presents – Votes for Women: A Visual History

October 1, 2020 - April 29, 2021
Brandywine River Museum, 1 Hoffman's Mill Road
Chadds Ford, PA 19317 United States
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Votes for Women: A Visual History will include drawings, illustrations, and posters from museums, historical societies, and private collections that visualize the complex political messages conveyed by suffragists. Also included will be historic photographs of marches, rallies, and the celebrated procession in Washington DC held in March of 1913. Examples of the costumes, clothing, sashes, and other emblems of women’s activism worn by suffragists will enliven the presentation, drawing comparisons between the representations and realities of women’s struggle to win…

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Brandywine River Museum Presents – Selma Photography of Stephen Somerstein

October 1, 2020 - June 3, 2021
Brandywine River Museum, 1 Hoffman's Mill Road
Chadds Ford, PA 19317 United States
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The historic 1965 Selma to Montgomery, Alabama, civil rights march concerned one issue—the right to vote. Two thousand marchers set out on March 21 along Route 80, known as the “Jefferson Davis Highway.” After two failed attempts to complete the march, President Johnson dispatched federal and state troops to guard the demonstrators along the way to the state capitol, 54 miles away. By the time the marchers reached Montgomery, their number had grown to 25,000. Hearing of the events, 24-year-old student…

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Longwood Gardens’ Autumn Colors

Thu, October 1 @ 12:00 am - Sat, November 14 @ 12:00 am
Longwood Gardens Kennett Square, PA United States

Awash in vibrant hues and the crisp, fresh feeling of a new season, autumn is a season of opportunity … one that calls for slowing down and appreciating the ever-changing shifts of beauty with each and every day. Surround yourself in our painted landscape and wide open vistas, feel like a kid again with our playful Garden Railway, and marvel at our Main Fountain Garden performances running through November 1, 2020. Beginning October 22, 2020, we celebrate fall’s quintessential flower…

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The Pumpkin Patch at Hurricane Hill

Thu, October 1 - Thu, November 5
Hurricane Hill, 704 Reeceville Road
West Brandywine, PA United States
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(Reservations Required) As we all know, this is a very different year, a very difficult year for many.  We hope this finds you and your families are well and safe.  Fall is different at the farm this year. This Fall, Hurricane Hill will offer a hay ride to the pumpkin patch and other attractions for the children.  To manage the number of guests attending, we will only be offering timed-tickets.  No tickets will be sold at the farm this year.…

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Crush Cancer Wine Tour 2020

Thu, October 1 - Sun, November 1

Date: October 2020 (10/01/20 – 11/01/20) Location: Local Wineries, Breweries, Distilleries and Dining Establishments throughout Chester County Benefits: The Abramson Cancer Center at Chester County Hospital Tickets Are Now Available! You are invited to participate in the 29th Annual  Crush Cancer Wine Festival – REIMAGINED! Help The Women's Auxiliary to Chester County Hospital crush cancer with a wine tour of local wineries, breweries, distilleries and dining establishments throughout the month of October. Proceeds benefit The Abramson Cancer Center at Chester County Hospital. For 28 years,the Crush Cancer Wine Festival at Dilworthtown…

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Betsy James Wyeth: A Tribute

October 1, 2020 @ 8:00 am - February 6, 2021 @ 5:00 pm

A visual tribute to the wife and muse of Andrew Wyeth - Betsy James Wyeth.  Andrew was inspired by his wife and memorialized her in many enigmatic works over seven decades. 20 works are on view in this wonderful homage.

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Lytle’s Corn Maze, Pumpkin Patch and Farm

Fri, October 2 @ 10:00 am - Sat, October 31 @ 6:00 pm
Lytle’s Farm, 170 Church Road
Lincoln University, PA 19350 United States
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Lytle's Farm offers a pick-your-own pumpkin patch with a free tractor ride out to the fields. The family owned farm also creates a 5-acre corn maze. Each year they add new things to find in their scavenger hunt style maze. September 19 – October 31 Saturday and Sunday 10 AM – 6 PM Monday, Wednesday and Friday 3 PM – 6PM *Update: For everyone’s safety, we’re requiring face coverings and asking all visitors to please social distance while at the farm.…

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Pennhurst Asylum Haunt

Fri, October 2 @ 6:30 pm - Sat, October 31 @ 10:30 pm
Pennhurst Asylum, Bridge & Church Street
Spring City, PA 19745 United States
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(Fridays, Saturdays) - Timed tickets required this year. Pennhurst Asylum Haunted Attraction has been named the scariest haunted attraction, and most haunted location, several years in a row. PennHurst, the legendary haunted hospital complex has opened its doors after being abandoned for 25 years! Pennhurst haunted asylum is Pennsylvania’s Scariest destination haunted house! The fear is real at Pennhurst!

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Pumpkin Harvest at Milky Way Farm

Sat, October 3 @ 10:30 am - Sat, October 31 @ 8:00 pm
milky way farm, 521 E Uwchlan Ave
Chester Springs, PA 19425 United States
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Our annual pumpkin harvest season at Milky Way Farm runs Sept 26-Oct 31, 2020. For Saturdays and Sundays, individual tickets must be purchased in advance to limit capacity in response to COVID19 regulations. Stroll to the pumpkin patch, wander through the corn maze, take family photos, and visit the farm animals as part of your 2-hour $5 admission ticket. Bring your own wagon to carry pumpkins, fall harvest items, vegetables, and honey products which may be purchased during your visit.…

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