Save the date: the 2024 Revolutionary Germantown Festival returns Saturday, October 5th!

Revolutionary Germantown Festival

Saturday, October 5, 2024 | 10am to 4pm

Don't miss your opportunity to learn about our revolutionary history!

The Revolutionary Germantown Festival returns Saturday, October 5th, 10am to 4pm, rain or shine! Cliveden and the sites of Historic Germantown collaborate to highlight the diverse stories of the people who lived through the American Revolution and the Battle of Germantown, on October 4, 1777. More information about the festival will be shared over the summer and fall.

The festival is free and open to all. Come out and explore our neighborhood's history!

Thank you to our 2023 festival sponsors for their support: Asher's Chocolate, Elfant Wissahickon Realtors, Philadelphia Federal Credit Union, Randall and Linda Miller, The Reed Group, William Penn Charter School, and Wissahickon Tree and Landscape, LLC.

Getting Here

Driving Directions

Via PA Turnpike (I-276): Take exit 333 and follow Germantown Pike east for 7 miles to Cliveden Street on the left.

Via Schuylkill Expressway (I-76): Take exit 340 to Lincoln Drive. Turn right onto Johnson Street (third light) then left onto Germantown Avenue (fourth light). Take the first right onto Cliveden Street.

Street parking is available in the surrounding neighborhoods on a first come, first serve basis.

Public Transportation

Germantown is accessible through the following public transportation routes: 

SEPTA Bus Routes

  • 18 Bus: Fox Chase to Cedarbrook Plaza
  • 23 Bus: Center City to Chestnut Hill
  • H Bus: Broad-Erie to Cheltenham-Ogontz
  • XH Bus: Broad-Erie to Cheltenham-Ogontz

SEPTA Regional Lines

Chestnut Hill East Regional Line: Travels to and from Center City Philadelphia

Chestnut Hill West Regional Line: Travels to and from Center City Philadelphia

We will see you on October 5th!