Tuesday, September 27 2022 9:26

October Events In and Around Chester County

Written by County Lines Magazine

Our top picks for events this month

Delco Arts Week

October 1–9

Over nine days in October, Delaware County will host more than 60 events — including many free to the public — from concerts, film and dance to exhibitions, festivals, workshops, activities for kids and more. You’ll find something for all ages as Delco artists share their talent, love of the arts and community spirit with both residents and visitors. For details and the complete schedule, visit DelcoArts.org.

The Classics at Brantwyn

October 2

“Brunch, Blues & Hot Cars” is the theme for this unique garden fundraiser centered around beautiful and historic automobiles from the beginning of the 20th century to the present. Held on the exquisite grounds of the Brantwyn Estate (formerly a du Pont family residence), The Classics features an open bar, gourmet brunch and music. Benefits the Kennett Symphony Orchestra. 600 Rockland Rd., Wilmington. 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. $95. KennettSymphony.org.

King of Prussia Beerfest Royale

October 6 & 8

Over 50 craft and international brewers, 100+ beers and area restaurants in an outdoor beer garden, live music and giant yard games. Oct. 6, The King’s Plate, a regal pairing event and culinary competition including unlimited food and beer samples, creative cocktails, local wine, decadent desserts and live music, 5:30 to 9:30 p.m., $75–$80; Oct. 8, the Main Event, VIP, 3:30 to 8:30, $65; general admission, 4:30 to 8:30, $55. Designated driver, $15. Held at the King of Prussia Mall. KOPBeerfest.com.

Radnor Hunt Horse Trials

Photo by Amy Dragoo

October 7 & 8

Celebrating 50 years of eventing and giving back to the local community. The main event includes dressage, show jumping and cross country with a new Modified Division, followed by a Country Buffet & Pig Roast after-party at 3 p.m. with beer, live music and auctions. Radnor Hunt Club, 826 Providence Rd., Malvern. Grounds open at 7 a.m. RadnorHuntHorseTrials.org.

Chester County History Center’s 4th Annual Halloween Ball — Le Cirque

October 29

Save the date for a memorable night of fun and nostalgia with fine fare by Spence Cafe, live music, skilled circus performers from Airplay Entertainment, a fabulous silent auction and the opportunity to raise your paddle in support of the History Center, benefiting the preservation and permanence of 300 years of Chester County history. 225 N. High St., West Chester. 6:30 p.m. $125. MyCCHC.org/HalloweenBall.