Cirque du Soleil Itinerary
Experience the aftershow of endless fun in Montgomery County
You’ll be awe-inspired and thrilled by Cirque du Soleil’s North American premiere of BAZZAR at the Greater Philadelphia Expo Center, but the big top is just the beginning! Whether you are stopping by for the day or embarking on a mini-getaway, here are our top picks for hotels, dining, shopping, and activities nearby to make the most of your Cirque du Soleil trip.
Oaks & Greater Philadelphia Expo Center
Book your stay at the top hotels near the Greater Philadelphia Expo Center including the Hilton Garden Inn Valley Forge and the Hampton Inn & Suites Valley Forge/Oaks. Check out all your booking options here.
With a wide selection of restaurants, Montco has the perfect meal for everyone. Stop by Troubles End Brewing for 20 tap beer choices and crowd-pleasing food options. At Harvest Seasonal Grill & Wine Bar you can enjoy a local, farm to table menu featuring flatbreads, sandwiches, and bowls. For more dining and drinking, try Chow Bistro or Bald Birds Brewing.
Score a deal during your stay in Montco at the Philadelphia Premium Outlets. The outlets, which are just a 15-minute drive away from the Greater Philadelphia Expo Center, feature a collection of 140 stores with brands like Tory Burch, UGG, H&M, and more, all in one spot!
Don’t let the bizarre adventure end at the big top! Experience the wacky and wonderful collection of American pop culture treasures while touring through the American Treasure Tour. Find family-friendly fun at Arnold’s Family Fun Center where you can enjoy arcade games, laser tag, bowling, go-karting, and much more. For golf enthusiasts, Raven’s Claw Golf Club is one of the premiere golf courses in the area and is suitable for many skill levels.
King of Prussia & Valley Forge
Stay in the middle of the hustle and bustle by booking a hotel in the King of Prussia area. Stay at the Sheraton Valley Forge or the Alloy in King of Prussia for a top-tier hotel experience. The Valley Forge Casino Resort provides a place to sleep and play at their 40,000 square foot casino gaming area. Check out all lodging options here.
The King of Prussia Town Center is a hub of restaurants and casual eats for you and your family. For some good brews, stop by Workhorse Brewery. Grab some comfort food and signature barbecue at Morgan’s Brooklyn Barbecue. Check out more local favorites including Founding Farmers, Kooma, and Paladar.
Experience the excitement of the King of Prussia Mall, the largest retail space in the U.S. With over 450 stores, you can spend hours shopping at spots like Nordstrom, Macy’s, Neiman Marcus, and a collection of luxury retailers. Find even more shopping at the nearby KOP Town Center.
If you have a flare for the historical, stop by Valley Forge Park. Take a guided tour of the American Revolution-era site to see George Washington’s headquarters and reconstruction soldier huts. Practice your swing at the Topgolf in King of Prussia for more family-friendly activities.
Plymouth Meeting, Ambler, & More
Take a step off the beaten path with these hidden gem restaurants in Ambler. Relax with a local brew at The Lucky Well or Tannery Run Brew Works. Try out Gypsy Blu for eclectic American Fare or Dettera for an upscale eatery and wine bar.
Support Montco’s local businesses on Ambler’s Main Street and drop by the Antique Garden Cottage for classic furniture and décor, or Main Street Vintage for antique pieces. Sweet Annie’s Candy Shoppe offers a wide selection of delicious sweets to bring home. You are sure to find some treasures at the boutiques and shops around town!
Delight your family with a visit to the LEGOLAND® Discovery Center where you can jump into a LEGO® playground with a 4D cinema, interactive ride, and build stations! Finally, get your fill of exotic wildlife at Elmwood Park Zoo.