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CiderFest

Spend a sparkling autumn afternoon at six historic houses in Fairmount Park sipping on cider samples from some of the best cideries around.

Date

September 30, 2017


Time

12:00pm - 4:00pm


Enjoy live music and pay as you go food trucks to complement your tastings. Each ticket includes a souvenir tasting cup and free house-to-house transportation via Phlash’s CiderFest Loop as well as abbreviated self-guided tours of each historic house. This event is for visitors aged 21 and over only. ID required. To view the program for the day (SUBJECT TO CHANGE!) please click here.
 
On the ticket page, select the historic house where you would like to start your day.
Cideries include Stone & Key Cellars with Haymaker Meadery @ Lemon Hill Mansion, Hardball Cider @ Mount Pleasant, Ploughman Cider @ Laurel Hill Mansion, Wyndridge Farm @ Historic Strawberry Mansion, Kurant Cider @ Woodford Mansion, and Frecon’s Cidery @ Cedar Grove.

Live music with The Carryons, The White Cheddar BoysMan About a HorseAlison Polans (singer/songwriter), Joey Sweeney (singer/songwriter), Ezgi Yargici, (cello), Mindy Cutcher, (harp), and Allen Krantz, (classical guitar).

Proceeds from this event support programs and projects at the Historic Houses of Fairmount Park.
Getting there:
Ride your bike or grab an Indego, take SEPTA’s 32 bus or hop in a Lyft. Free parking is also available at the Historic Houses. Once you’re there you can ride Phlash’s CiderFest Loop from 12-4pm. If you choose to drive or bike, please drink responsibly and travel safely.
Lemon Hill: Directions
Mount Pleasant: Directions
Laurel Hill: Directions
Historic Strawberry Mansion: Directions
Woodford Mansion: Directions
Cedar Grove: Directions

*Each ticket allows you access to all six historic houses for the day. The name of the house on your ticket indicates your starting point for the day.*
 
**If you would like to see all six houses, we recommend arriving at the house indicated on your ticket at 11:45am and spending about 20-30 minutes at each house.**
 
***Tickets are limited. Walk up tickets, if available, are $50.***