ANNUAL EVENTS IN NORRISTOWN

Between the Elmwood Park Zoo, Norristown Farm Park and Elmwood Park Bandshell, Norristown has many event venues to host some of Montco's biggest parties. Here are a few of our favorites:

SUMMER EVENTS - BEAST OF A FEAST

BEAST OF A FEAST

June
Elmwood Park Zoo

Guests at this annual party at Elmwood Park Zoo will indulge in the culinary excellence, with tastings from 20 Montco's best restaurants. Live music and animal encounters have also become cornerstones of this, one of Norristown's premier events.

Norristown July 4 Parade

FOURTH OF JULY

July 4
Elmwood Park

Norristown's July 4 celebration includes festivities for young and old. For the older crowd, the food trucks and beer garden at Elmwood Park open at 12 noon. For the children, the moon bounce, face painting and free activities start at 1 p.m. For the whole family, Elmwood Park Zoo is offering $4 admission all day, and the party closes with fireworks at dusk.

Tapped Philadelphia at Elmwood Park Zoo

ELMWOOD PARK ZOO OKTOBERFEST

September
Elmwood Park Zoo

The only festival where you can share a beer with a bison, Elmwood Park Zoo's Oktoberfest returns this September. This year will be the largest in the event's 10-year history with more than 40 breweries sampling their best beers, wines and ciders. The event also includes games, animal encounters, live music, great food and more.

norristown farm park sign

NATIVE AMERICAN DAY

September
Norristown Farm Park

The annual Native American Day at Norristown Farm Park brings history to life with live demonstrations and displays of Lenape Indian culture. Best of all, the event is free.

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