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Where to Find the Best Oktoberfest in West Chester

The month of October brings lots of exciting fall fun: sweater weather, pumpkin spice and firepit parties. One of the best ways to welcome autumn near your Chestnut Square apartment is at one of the many fall festivals taking place in and around Philly this month. Some emphasize fashion, others art and still others music—but most have one thing in common: brews! Oktoberfest-themed events abound in the area this…

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Where to Picnic in West Chester This Summer

Despite the warm weather, the hustle and bustle of city living hasn’t slowed. However, the end of the summer will be here before we know it, which means we should pump the brakes on our busy lives and get out and about to enjoy the sunshine! Luckily, there are lots of ways to do that near your Chestnut Square apartment: rooftop bars, summer festivals and plenty of opportunities for…

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Where to Find Outdoor Summer Fun in West Chester

Summer is in full swing, which means it’s a great opportunity to get out and about and enjoy all that West Chester has to offer! From parks to nature preserves to hiking trails, there are lots of opportunities right near your Chestnut Square apartment to soak up the sunshine and take in the scenery. Downtown West Chester is also hosting a number of outdoor events this summer where locals…

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Where to Find the Best Ice Cream in West Chester 

It’s summer in the city! Locals looking to escape the scorching temps—but who don’t want to deal with the gridlock traffic heading to the shore—may be turning to fruity drinks and air conditioning to cool off. If you want to escape the heat and reward your taste buds in the process—all while taking in the sights and sounds of town—venture out to one of the local ice cream shops…

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Where to Celebrate Father’s Day in West Chester

Dad’s big day is almost here—are you ready? If you’re not, no sweat! There are plenty of opportunities right near your Chestnut Square apartment to help you show the special in guy your life some love—from designer suit shops to chocolate stores to sports memorabilia boutiques, and everything in between. While finding the perfect gift can be an exciting challenge, if you’re not up for that adventure, consider giving…

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Where to Go for Mother’s Day Brunch in West Chester

One of the best things you can give to the ladies in your life for Mother’s Day is the gift of time—spending some time together doing what you both love and enjoying each other’s company. And who doesn’t love eating brunch? If you’re stuck on what to get Mom or the other special someone celebrating Mother’s Day this year, plan a Sunday morning brunch outing. West Chester is home…

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Where to Celebrate Cinco de Mayo in West Chester

Cinco de Mayo is one of the biggest party days of the year—and there are plenty of ways to get in on the fun right near your Chestnut Square apartment. Whether you’re looking to chow down on tacos or indulge in some top-shelf tequila, the Mexican cultural celebration provides a great excuse to get out and about with friends or family and enjoy the neighborhood’s exciting nightlife and dining…

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Best Places to See Spring Flowers Near Your Apartment

The sun is out, the birds are singing and the sound of kids playing has returned to the streets of West Chester! Spring is an exciting time to get out and about near your Chestnut Square apartment for some fresh air and fun. One of the best ways to really get the most of your outdoor experience is to take in some of the beautiful blooms that come to…

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Here’s Where to Celebrate Dining Out for Life

Every April, thousands of restaurants around the nation open their doors to generous diners who want to give back to fight HIV/AIDS. Dining Out for Life is an annual tradition that started in Philadelphia—and fittingly, the Philly area’s Dining Out for Life celebration is one of the country’s biggest. Hundreds of local restaurants, including several near your Chestnut Square apartment, will donate a third of their proceeds on April…

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Where to Get Your Vegetarian Fix in West Chester

We’re now into the full swing of 2019, which means the motivation to hit the gym and ditch the fried food to keep up with your New Year’s resolution is probably getting a bit more challenging. As the year drags on, the commitment to eating healthy and exercising gets harder and harder! But getting your greens in doesn’t have to be a chore—especially considering the impressive vegetarian dining scene…

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