Date:              May 2, 2021 (rain date: May 16)

Time:               11 am to 5 pm

Location:         7600 to 8600 blocks of Germantown Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19118

  • Guest Vendors | More than 50 guest home & garden vendors will be on display in three vending areas: The Turquoise Parking Lot (25 W. Highland Avenue), The Blue Parking Lot (150 E. Evergreen Avenue), and a portion of The Green Parking Lot (adjacent to 8433 Germantown Avenue).
    • Landscape, lawn & tree care, garden sculpture & garden displays, heirloom plants, flowering baskets, terrariums and more
    • Home design, hand-made furniture, quilts, jewelry, clothing, arts & collectibles
  • Live music | Zydeco-a-Go-Go performing 2:00pm-5:00pm outdoors in front of the Mermaid Inn (7673 Germantown Avenue); Variable Elements performing 11:00am-2:00pm outdoors at Fountain Plaza (8705 Germantown Avenue)
  • Ask The Experts | Find personalized expert gardening advice at Laurel Hill Gardens (8125 Germantown Avenue)
  • Food & Drink | Bring your appetite and sample Chestnut Hill’s delicious dining scene!  Options include:
    • All the Way Live | Indoor Dining, Outdoor Dining, and Take-out Available 2 p.m. – 7 p.m.
      • Small sampler platter plus soup $15 plus tax
    • Bahia Bowls | Indoor Dining, Outdoor Dining, and Take-out Available 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
      • Specials | Our most popular Smoothies and Bowls pre made and ready to go for super fast service outside
    • Baker Street Bread | Indoor Dining, Outdoor Dining, and Take-out Available
      • Specials | The Matterhorn: Back by popular demand, this sandwich features wheels of Livradoux Raclette Cheese from the Alps melted on a Baker Street Bread baguette with Dijon, Scallions and Cornichons. Performed street side featuring Baker Street Bread’s specialized Raclette Melter from Switzerland.
    • Breakfast Boutique | Indoor Dining, Outdoor Dining, and Take-out Available
    • Bredenbeck’s Bakery & Ice Cream Parlor | Take-out
    • Cake | Indoor Dining and Take-out Available 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
    • Campbell’s Place | Indoor Dining, Outdoor Dining, and Take-out Available
      • Live Music  2 p.m. – 5 p.m.
    • Chestnut Grill & Sidewalk Cafe | Indoor Dining, Outdoor Dining, and Take-out Available
      • Grab & Go prepackaged salad, a prepackaged sandwich, a Kid’s Nacho Chip Box along with bottles of water and two premade drinks
    • Chestnut Hill Brewing Company | Indoor Dining, Outdoor Dining, and Take-out
      • Available Enjoy wood-fired pizza and vegan-friendly pub fare in the outdoor beer garden.
    • Chill On The Hill Frozen Yogurt | Indoor Dining and Take-out Available
    • Cin Cin | Indoor Dining and Take-out Available
    • Cosimo’s Pizza Cafe | Indoor Dining and Take-out Available  11 a.m. – 8 p.m.
    • El Poquito | Indoor Dining, Outdoor Dining, and Take-out Available
      • 11:30 a.m. – 9 p.m. Grab and Go: guacamole and chips $9 (individual portion), churros ice cream sandwich $6, and takeout margaritas: house $9/$18, reposado $11/22, top shelf $15/30.
    • Iron Hill Brewery | Indoor Dining, Outdoor Dining, and Take-out Available
      • Happy Hour Back!  4 p.m. – 6 p.m.
    • King’s Garden | Indoor Dining and Take-out Available
    • Market At the Fareway (indoor market featuring multiple food vendors) | Indoor Dining and Take-out Available
    • McNally’s Tavern | Indoor Dining and Take-out Available
      • Specials | Enjoy the Schmitter®, Philadelphia’s Big League Sandwich® and Slushies
    • Mermaid Inn | Take-out Available
    • Mimi’s Market & Cafe | Indoor Dining, Outdoor Dining, and Take-out Available
      • Live Music 11 a.m.-2 p.m.
    • Night Kitchen Bakery & Cafe | Indoor Dining, Outdoor Dining, and Take-out
    • Tavern on the Hill | Take-out  and Delivery Available
    • Weavers Way Coop | Take-out Available
  • Stateside Vodka | A favorite pop-up at Chestnut Hill’s winter festivals, Stateside Vodka’s popular stand will be coming to the Home & Garden Stroll for the first time ever!  Look for them in the Turquoise Lot Vendors Area (25 W. Highland Avenue).
  • Picnic Areas | In addition to designated indoor and outdoor dining areas at local restaurants, a number of outdoor spaces will be available as temporary Picnic Areas, where event-goers can sit down and enjoy food and drink.  Bring a picnic blanket for the best experience, and please deposit any trash in provided receptacles!
    • Chestnut Hill Conservancy Lawn (8708 Germantown Avenue)
    • Top of the Hill Fountain Plaza (8705 Germantown Avenue)
    • Weavers Way Backyard (8426 Germantown Avenue, rear)
    • The Water Tower (Ardleigh Street & E. Southampton Avenue)
    • Buckley Park (Germantown Avenue & E. Hartwell Lane)
    • Mermaid Park (7647 Germantown Avenue)
  • Kids & Family Zone | Visit the parking lot of Jenks Elementary (8301 Germantown Avenue) for the Home & Garden Stroll’s Kids Zone.  Featured attractions include a Train Amusement Ride ($2/child; parents free), outdoor crafting by Chestnut Hill’s own AR Workshop, and the famous Jenks’ Castle playground!
  • Boutique Shopping at Chestnut Hill’s fine shops.  View our Business Directory HERE and check out limited time Home & Garden Stroll Specials at the following retailers:
    • Benedum Law
      • The Benedum Law office will be open.  The firm will be giving away travel-sized hand sanitizer, sunglasses, and bouncy balls while supplies last.  They will have a cornhole game set up on the lawn of Children of America on Germantown Avenue.  Please stop by!
    • Gravers Lane Gallery
      • Lewis Knauss – Recording Time Long time Chestnut Hill resident Lewis Knauss will be exhibiting examples of work from 1980-2020. Also on view is a window installation by Santa Cruz glass artist, Jonathon Turner. Inspired by the California skateboard counterculture and graffiti art from the 1970’s
    • Bohemian Pink
      • plan to set up 10 x 20 tent up outside with the vendors
    • The Perfect Stitch
      • Large remnant sale. 75% off
    • Gallery on the Avenue
      • 10% off
    • Windfall Gallery
      • Sidewalk Sale
    • Sl8 Hair Lounge
      • Sl8 Hair Lounge and Uncommon Originals are teaming up to bring you healthy hair and unique home décor. Join us Sunday, May 2nd for Chestnut hill’s Home and Garden Festival. Sl8 Hair Lounge will have Olaplex gift sets available at 10% off. Uncommon Originals will have their home arrangements for sale. They create Beautiful, life-like, faux succulent arrangements that are nature inspired and custom made. Each design is completely unique.
    • AR Workshop
      • Walk-in Make and Takes
    • Friends of Chestnut Hill Libr
      • Plan to sell books! Most books will be priced ~ $5.  Member of Friends will receive special discounts.
    • HOST
      • 25% OFF Home Accessories Store-Wide / Pop Up Shops with Liberty Flowers and West Oak Design
    • Greene Street
      • 15% off one item on 5/2/2021
    • MIXD.Salon
      • 20% off All AVEDA Products! Stop by our table to restore your hair with plant powered ingredients!! We will also be featuring art from an up and coming artist, Jaidyn is a 12 year old artist who loves to paint and design beautiful canvas art! Stop by our tables at 8614 Germantown Avenue!!

Check back in late April for a complete map of festival activities, shops, and vendor locations.  This year’s Home & Garden Stroll promises to be exciting from end to end!

COVID Safety: All Home & Garden Stroll guests are asked to wear masks when not eating or drinking.  Please respect posted capacity limits in outdoor spaces and businesses, and keep an appropriate distance from other attendees.

Admission:  FREE (some children’s zone activities are ticketed)

Parking:   $10 All-Day Preferred parking in the Chestnut Hill Parking Foundation’s Purple, Yellow, Green, and Orange Lots (  $5 discount parking at New Covenant Church Campus at 7500 Germantown Avenue.

Vendor Information: The Chestnut Hill Business Association is now accepting vendor applications for the 2021 Home & Garden Stroll.  Click HERE to download the application and call 215-247-6696 with questions.

For more information: or 215-247-6696

Thank you to our sponsors!