Saturday, October 1 – 2: Philadelphia Open Studio Tours West. Visit the website for the full schedule.
Saturday, October 1 – 29 in downtown Lancaster: Artist demonstrations every Saturday in celebration of American Craft Week. Visit the website for more information.
Saturday, October 1, 6:30 – 10 pm at Nichols Berg Gallery: Art Slam! Cost: $10. 8611 Germantown Avenue, Philadelphia.
Saturday, October 1, 12 – 5 pm at Penn Treaty Park: The Fourth Annual RiverCity Festival, presented by The Fishtown Neighbors Association.
Saturday, October 1 and Sunday, October 2, 12 – 5 pm at Spiral Q Puppet Theater: Peoplehood Open Studios (part of Philadelphia Open Studio Tours). 3114 Spring Garden St, Philadelphia.
Tuesday, October 4, 6 – 6:40 pm at The Fashion Design Department at Moore: PaPer View Jump/Start Fashion Show. Through December 10. 20th Street and the Parkway, Philadelphia.
Thursday, October 6, 8 pm at G Lounge: Pulse October 2011, presented by RAW: Philadelphia. 111 S. 17th Street, Philadelphia.
Saturday, October 8, 10 pm – 5 pm and Sunday, October 9, 12 pm – 4 pm : Lancaster Art Walk. Downtown Lancaster, PA.
Sunday, October 9, 11 am – 5 pm at Chestnut Hill Fall for the Arts Festival: Lynette Shelley will have work at the festival. Rain date is October 16. Germantown Avenue between Willow Grove and Rex Avenues, Philadelphia.
Monday, October 10, 5 – 7 pm at Community Design Collaborative: Publication launch of new book featuring essays by leading thinkers (and doers) in design and twenty Collaborative projects. 1216 Arch Street, Philadelphia.
Wednesday, October 12, 5 – 7 pm at Philadelphia International Airport: Dedication of Mural Arts’ How Philly Moves. Parking Garage F, Level 6, 8500 Essington Avenue, Philadelphia.
Friday, October 14, 7 pm at Crystal Tea Room: Seventh Annual Gravediggers’ Ball, in support of Laurel Hill Cemetery. Cost: $175 per person, $1500 for a table, $350 for Patron Level ticket. Click here to purchase tickets. 110 E. Penn Square, #9B, Philadelphia.
Saturday, October 15 – 16: Philadelphia Open Studio Tours East. Visit the website for the full schedule.
Saturday, October 15, 7 – 11 pm at Bodega: Cocktails II. 253 N. Third Street, Philadelphia.
Saturday, October 15, 5 – 7 pm at Philadelphia Marriott Downtown Hotel: Preview of the National Liberty Museum’s Glass Now — Colors of Life Weekend and Art Auction to support local kids and prevent school violence. 12th and Market Streets, Philadelphia.
Saturday, October 22, 7 pm at Freeman’s Auctioneers: Auction to benefit The Photo Review, including work by InLiquid members Susan Abrams, Charmaine Caire, Sandra C. Davis, Judy Gelles, Neila Kun, Kaitlin Mosley, Amie Potsic, Keith Sharp, and Anna Tas. 1808 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia.
Sunday, October 23, noon – 4 pm at Allentown Art Museum: “Much Ado about Everything” fall festival and celebration of the arts. 31 N. Fifth Street, Allentown, PA.
Friday, October 28: Philly Photo Day Kickstarter Campaign invites everyone in Philadelphia to take a photograph. All those photos will be printed and hung in the Philadelphia Photo Arts Center gallery for an original portrayal of a day in the life of Philadelphia.
Friday, October 28, 11 am – 4 pm at Temple Gallery: True Bloodmobile vampire-inspired blood drive in collaboration with the American Red Cross. To register, click here. 2001 N. 13th Street, Suite 110.
Saturday, October 29 at Artworks Trenton: Monsters Ball 2011. Cost: Tier 1 (Premium) Ticket $75, Tier 2 Ticket $45, Tier 3 Ticket $10. 19 Everett Alley, Trenton, NJ.
Saturday, October 29, 7 – 10 pm at Cheltenham Center for the Arts: Collaborations! Annual Benefit Auction. Cost: $30 in advance; $35 at the door. 439 Ashbourne Road, Cheltenham, PA.
Saturday, October 29, 7 pm at Muse House: Monster Mash, an event featuring work by artist Harry Boardman. 7924 Germantown Ave, Philadelphia.
Saturday, October 29, 9 pm – 2:30 am at Vox Populi: Halloween Blowout. Cost: $10. 319 N. 11th Street, Third Floor, Philadelphia.
Monday, October 31, 6 – 8 pm at Second State Press: Moveable Type Demo. 1400 N. American Street, Philadelphia.