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4 Festive Events Happening Around the Main Line This Fall

Photo courtesy of West Chester Railroad

Delaware and the Main Line are full of events you won’t want to miss happening in the fall, like adult trick-or-treating and an escape room.

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Photo courtesy of West Chester Railroad

West Chester Railroad’s 25th Anniversary

Sept. 25

Celebrate a quarter century of this popular historical rail line with a trip to Glen Mills narrated by local expert David Walter. Take a tour of the rail yard, where you can get a closer look at one of the locomotives.
Visit wcrailroad.com

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Photo courtesy of Delaware Theatre Company

Here You Come Again at Delaware Theatre Company

Sept. 14–Oct. 2

The talented Tricia Paoluccio stars in the world premiere of this upbeat musical, which draws on the catalog of a country music legend to tell the story of a frustrated comedian’s rather unique relationship with longtime idol Dolly Parton. Visit delawaretheatre.org

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Photo courtesy of Chaddsford Winery

Adult Trick or Treat at Chaddsford Winery

Saturdays and Sundays in October

This creative winery walking tour offers five Halloween-themed pairing stations full of locally made food, treats and, of course, adult beverages. It’s a perennial sellout, so grab a spot early. Visit chaddsford.com

Clues at the Zoo: An Escape Room Experience

Sept. 24

Rumor has it a jewelry thief is planning another big heist. Bring family, friends and a cell phone for a day of watching videos, searching out clues and solving puzzles at Brandywine Zoo. Snacks and beverages (adult and otherwise) available for purchase. Visit brandywinezoo.org

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