PumpkinFest 2021

When: Saturday, October 30th, 12-4pm
Where: Headhouse Shambles, 2nd and Pine Streets

Fall festivities for the whole family: free activities, live performances, spooky shopping from local vendors, & more!

Celebrate the fall season in a fun and safe way with the South Street Headhouse District’s PumpkinFest 2021! Join us at the Headhouse Shambles on Saturday, October 30th for an afternoon of arts & crafts, copious amounts of candy, and potions & bites from neighborhood businesses! Plus: Pumpkins, pumpkins, and more pumpkins!

πŸŽƒ Free Pumpkin Decorating
πŸŽƒ Above-the-Mask Face Painting
πŸŽƒ A Pumpkin Carving Contest hosted by QVNA (pre-registration strongly suggested)
πŸŽƒ Trick-or-treating at local businesses
πŸŽƒ Circus performancesΒ by The Give & Take Jugglers as presented by The Philadelphia School of Circus Arts
πŸŽƒ Live music from Liberty Bellows & Philadelphia School of Rock

Ashfeldart – Local artist
πŸ¦‡ Aurora Grace Chocolates – Locally crafted, all-year-round Halloween candy
πŸ¦‡ Bodhi Coffee – Coffee, vegan snacks, plus mini bagels from Philly Bagels
πŸ¦‡ Bridget Foy’s – Hot Cider (two kinds: one for kids and one for grown ups), spooky snacks
Hokkaido Beers – Craft Japanese beers
Holly Berry Farms – Festive wreaths
Jodia Cachia – Local artist (& designer of this year’s PumpkinFest Flyer!)
Kimmel Center – Cultural events
πŸ¦‡ Loomen Labs – Candles, seltzer, gifts
πŸ¦‡ Queen & Rook – Games, puzzles
RethinkTank – Homewares
School of Rock – Music education
πŸ¦‡ Scoop DeVille – Ice (s)cream, sweet treats
πŸ¦‡ See Sharp – Eye care and eye care services

(πŸ¦‡) Indicates a SSHD Business.

Our sponsor TargetPark has a parking garage located at 215 Lombard Street, just a few steps away from the Headhouse Shambles.

COVID-19 Protocols:
πŸŒ› Masks are highly encouraged at all times. If unvaccinated, masks are required throughout the event.
πŸŒ› Please mask up when approaching participating businesses for Trick-or-Treating.
πŸŒ› Face painting will be available above-the-mask only.
πŸŒ› Thank you for your understanding! Happy Halloween!

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Oct 30 2021


12:00 pm - 4:00 pm


Headhouse Shambles
S. 2nd Street and Pine Street