Harrah's Philadelphia to Host PhillyFest the Area's Largest Festival
Harrah's PhillyFest Slated to Be Area's Largest Food, Wine,
Craft Beer, Music, and Arts Festival September casino event expected to draw thousands
On Saturday September 13th, Harrah's
Philadelphia Casino will host the area's largest festival of its kind. Five
festivals, all in one place. The event is being called "Harrah's
PhillyFest" and promises to present the very best in food,
wine, spirits, music and local art.
The inaugural event will take place on
Harrah's expansive outdoor pavilion and racetrack, a suitable and
exciting backdrop for an event of this size. Event organizers are
expecting dozens of local vendors and several thousand attendees throughout
Ticket holders can
look forward to the following:
Gourmet Food Tastings: Sample the best of the
best from local restaurants, specialty offerings, desserts, and
Culinary Demonstrations: Watch masters of their craft
create culinary masterpieces during live demos.
Craft Beer Garden: Sample dozens of craft beers from
local breweries as well as breweries from around the world.
Art Walk: View works by local, original artists
and find the perfect piece to take home with you.
Wine Festival: Sample dozens of wines from local and
national wineries and vineyards.
Local Independent Vendors: From arts and crafts to
health and beauty, explore what dozens of independent businesses bring
to the local scene.
Music Stage: The festival stage will be packed with
loads of local talent, with more than a few surprises thrown in.
General admission to
PhillyFest, which takes place from noon to 7 p.m. at Harrah's Philadelphia
Casino and Racetrack (777 Harrah's Blvd., Chester, Pa.), is just $40 ($25 for
students and military with ID). Tickets are available online at
www.HarrahsPhillyFest.com and limited vendor spaces are available.