Halloween in Manayunk

Bring the whole family - pets, too - to Manayunk for a spooky Halloween celebration all month long. Thursdays through Saturdays in October, visitors can get around Main Street on the FREE Trick-or-Trolley! The Trick-or-Trolley will stop at several spots including the brand-new Lincoln Mill Haunted House. Our annual Halloween celebration and trick-or-treating will resume as well!


Starting October 6th, visitors can get around Main Street for FREE on the Trick-or-Trolley! Riders will be able to get off at several spots including the Lincoln Mill Haunted House.

The Trolley will run from the Ivy Ridge Train Station to the movie theatre parking lot, and stop at 10 different locations in between.

Thursdays & Fridays: 6PM - 10PM

Saturdays: 1PM - 10 PM

Runs October 6th - November 5th

*trolley stops are in the map below*


Lincoln Mill Haunted House is Philadelphia’s Newest Haunted Attraction. The Haunted House features over 40 live scare actors, production-quality sets, props, animatronics, and special effects such as fog, strobes, and flashing lights.

6:45pm-11:45pm Thursday - Saturday

Saturdays 12 PM to 4 PM: Scavenger Hunt for families

(recommended for kids 7+)


October 29th is jam-packed with Halloween fun! The annual Pretzel Park Farmers Market kid and pet costume parade will occur, followed by trick-or-treating at select small businesses.

Main Street Trick-or-Treating: 11 AM-2 PM

Participating Vendors Include:

Twinkle Photo Booth

Girl Scouts of Eastern Pennsylvania

Leaf Filter

Five Star Foods

Good Friend (Stop by Good Friend's tent on Cotton/Main St. with your costumed furry friend for a raffle and prizes!)

* participating Main Street businesses in the map below *

Visitors Information

Where can I park?

There are over 700 spaces are 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

How do I get there?

Driving: There are two exits off of I-76 that take you into Manayunk: Exit 338 (Belmont Ave/Green Lane) and Exit 340A (Lincoln Drive/Kelly Drive).

Public Transportation: You can ride SEPTA right into Manayunk. For schedules and fare rates, contact SEPTA at (215) 580-7800 or on the web at www.septa.org for more information.

Trail Directions: Stay active and eco-friendly by biking to Dog Day of Summer! Take Kelly Drive from Center City or the Schuykill River Trail from all parts of the Philadelphia region, or visit the Bike Coalition of Greater Philadelphia for more details and biking maps.

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Sponsorship Information

Do you want to get your business in front of Manayunk event visitors? Learn more about sponsoring Manayunk events by emailing Joan Denenberg at for more information.

Event Sponsors

Participating Restaurants Serving Sponsored Beer:

The Couch Tomato | Cresson Inn | Fat Lady Brewing | Grape Room | Jake's and Cooper's | JD McGillicuddy's | Lucky's Last Chance | Manayunk Brewing Company | Manayunk Tavern | Pitchers Pub | Blondie | Taqueria Amor | The Goat's Beard | Union Tap House | Winnies | Somo

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