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21. Watch as carvers bring giant pumpkins to life in a wondrous open-air festival. Illuminated by candlelight, you’ll be in awe of each spooktacular creation at The Great Pumpkin Carve, happening October 14–16 in Chadds Ford.
22. You’ll be sure to find one-of-a-kind gifts for everyone on your holiday gift list at the Handcrafted Holiday Sale at the Community Arts Center in Wallingford. This artisan market features handcrafted pieces of fine craft and pottery created by members of The Potters Guild and some of the region’s finest artists.
23. Check the weather, pick a spot, and then shop locally to fill your picnic basket with great fare and libations.
24. Explore toy stores that Santa’s elves would drool over at Nicholas Smith Toys & Trains in Broomall, or Kandy Kids Toys & Gifts in Swarthmore.
25. If you’re looking for authentic, culturally diverse cuisine, look no further than the neighborhoods of eastern Delco. Upper Darby is chock-full of tastes, flavors and experiences you’d have to travel the world to find.
26. Don’t be a Scrooge . . . get in the Christmas spirit at the Hedgerow Theatre’s production of A Christmas Carol.
27. Practice the lost art of window shopping along our picturesque towns and main streets — home to many one-of-a-kind boutiques, shops, and charming restaurants.
28. Explore the past as you learn about local history throughout Delaware County. The Delaware County Historical Society Research Library and Museum hosts a variety of permanent and rotating educational exhibits.
29. Find your groove and enjoy some live music at: 118 North, Lansdowne Folk Club, Jamey’s House of Music, WaR3house 3 and the Tower Theater.
30. Play at Harrah’s Philadelphia Casino & Racetrack, which is not only a 5/8-mile harness racetrack, but also a gaming casino. You can bet on the horses from April thorough December, play the slots year-round or enjoy a delicious brew and burger at Philly Tap & Tavern.

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