Know Before You Go: Halloween in Manayunk 2019

Oct 18, 2019 0 comments
Know Before You Go: Halloween in Manayunk 2019

What is Halloween in Manayunk?

Halloween in Manayunk offers a fun and safe way to celebrate Halloween on Main Street! From the kids and pets costume parade in Pretzel Park, to trick-or-treating at your favorite businesses, there is a variety of activities for families to celebrate the holiday!

When is Halloween in Manayunk?

Saturday, October 26, 10:30 a.m.- 4 p.m.

Where is Halloween in Manayunk?

The kid and pet costume parade starts in Pretzel Park at 10:30 a.m. followed by trick-or-treating on Main Street starting at 11 a.m.

How will I know which businesses are participating?

Every business who is participating in Halloween in Manayunk will have a Halloween themed doorknob hanger. You can also check the listing on our website page, in the Halloween in Manayunk Facebook event, or see the list below:

City of Paws Pet Care
Euphoria Salon
Eyeglass Works
The Goat's Beard
Hidden River Yarns
Ilumine Gallery
Jake's and Cooper's Wine Bar
LILA Philadelphia
Longitudes and Latitudes
Lucky's Last Chance
Main Street Music
New Leaf II
Nicole Miller
Orbit Art Gallery & Walk This Way
Pet Friendly Dog Bakery
Philadelphia Runner
Pineapple on Main
RowZone
The Spiral Bookcase
Sugar Philly
Sulimay's Studio on Main
Sweat Fitness
Taqueria Feliz
Tubby Robot Ice Cream Factory
Urbanburb Furniture
Venice Island Performing Arts Center
The Wall Cycling Studio

Besides trick-or-treating, what else will be happening during Halloween in Manayunk?

Pet Friendly Dog Bakery: Doggy costume contest at 2PM
Philadelphia Runner: 15% off during trick-or-treating on 10/16 and Halloween Run of 10/31 at 6:30PM
Pineapple on Main: Halloween themed photo sessions 11AM-3PM courtesy of Monica Lynn Designs
The Spiral Bookcase: Witch Weekend!
Sulimay's Studio on Main: Complimentary beer or wine for adults with any hair service
Sweat Fitness: Special membership promotion for anyone who joins on Halloween. Free group fitness classes that day for non-members. Costume contest the winner gets a free year at Sweat!
Taqueria Feliz: Costume contest on 10/31
Venice Island Performing Arts Center: Frozen Jr. performances at 1PM and 3:30PM, $5 tickets for kids

How do I get to Halloween in Manayunk?

Coming To Manayunk By Car:

From South

(Delaware, Baltimore)

Take I-95 North. Follow signs for Central Philadelphia/I- 676 West. Follow 676 West to signs for Route 76 (Schuylkill Expressway) West - (towards Valley Forge). Take 76 to Belmont Ave/Green Lane Exit 338 (old exit 31), at the bottom of the ramp make a right turn cross the Green Lane bridge to the traffic light which is Main Street and make a right turn. Welcome to Manayunk - first parking lot will appear on your right just past the fire house.

From West

(Reading, Lancaster, Harrisburg)

Take the PA Turnpike East to Exit 326 (old exit 24; Schuylkill Expressway). Take Schuylkill Expressway (I-76) East towards Central Philadelphia. Take 76 to Belmont Ave/Green Lane Exit 338 (old exit 31), at the bottom of the ramp make a left turn, cross the Green Lane bridge to the traffic light which is Main Street and make a right turn. Welcome to Manayunk - first parking lot will appear on your right just past the fire house.

From North

(New York, North Jersey)

Take NJ Turnpike to PA Turnpike/Exit 6. Take the PA Turnpike to Exit 326 (old exit 24; Schuylkill Expressway). Take Schuylkill Expressway (I-76) East towards Central Philadelphia. Take 76 to Belmont Ave/Green Lane Exit 338 (old exit 31), at the bottom of the ramp make a left turn, cross the Green Lane bridge to the traffic light which is Main Street and make a right turn. Welcome to Manayunk - first parking lot will appear on your right just past the fire house.

** Address to plug in for a GPS: 107 Levering Street, Philadelphia, PA 19127

Coming To Manayunk By Bike:

Stay active and remain eco-friendly by biking to Manayunk! Take Kelly Drive from Center City or the Schuylkill River Trail from all parts of the Philadelphia region. Visit the Bike Coalition of Greater Philadelphia for more details and biking maps.

Coming To Manayunk By Public Transportation:

For schedules and fare rates, contact SEPTA at (215) 580-7800 or on the web at www.septa.org for more information.

Where can I park?

In addition to street parking, there are over 700 spaces available in parking lots conveniently located throughout the commercial district. In addition, revenue generated in many Manayunk parking lots is used for street maintenance, anti-graffiti programs, landscape and greening projects, watershed education and ongoing development projects. Yes, your parking dollars help keep our neighborhood beautiful!

  • Green Lane between Main Street and Cresson Street
  • Main and Levering Streets
  • Venice Island via Main and Lock Streets
  • Venice Island via Main and Cotton Streets
  • Venice Island via Carson Street (across from Post Office)
  • 4000 Main Street - Night time and weekend parking only
  • Valet parking is available at various locations on Main Street for evening diners and shoppers (after 6pm)

Will there be any street closures?

No.

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