Living in West Chester can feel like a vacation the whole year round, what with a variety of family fun events that are held in the borough, from the start to the end of the year. So, if you’re planning to relocate, leasing any of the one or two-bedroom West Chester, PA apartments at 124 Marketplace would be integral in order to enjoy a vacation like lifestyle.

Just visiting for a couple of weeks or a month? You can lease other apartments in West Chester, PA for the short-term. Make sure you time your visit in accordance with some of the borough’s following holidays and events.


Turks Head Music Festival

Listen to local music and celebrate with the rest of the town in this day-long celebration. Apart from musical performances, local artists also set up booths where they sell high quality arts and crafts. It’s a great opportunity to get in touch with your artistic and creative side, and to take home musical memorabilia you can add in your apartments in West Chester, PA.


Touch A Truck

From the name alone, you can pretty much guess what the event is all about. Your kids will surely love getting up-close-and-personal with vehicles that fascinate them. And you’ll probably enjoy it just as much. Touch A Truck is one of the events in West Chester that draws crowds of up to 5,000 people


Swingin’ Summer Thursday

This is a series of events held on the streets of Downtown West Chester, and runs every first Thursday in June, July, August and September. Enjoy live music, delicious food, and amazing goods from local artisans. With around 50 vendors spread out among two blocks, you’ll likely want to attend every Swingin’ Summer Thursday of the month and experience something new each time.


West Chester Vintage Market

When vintage and market appear in one sentence, it can only mean one thing – shopping! Because it is a vintage sale, imagine the number of things you can buy for that new West Chester, PA apartments you’ve been checking out. Get your hands on some of the most unique vintage and retro finds, while listening to live music and sampling great food in between stops.


Chester County Restaurant Festival

As the biggest festival of the year in West Chester, expect lots of entertainment, food and goods. The event is a mix of fun, gastronomic experience and learning. Take a journey through delicious, ethnic gourmet and unique cuisine, with multiple bands serenading you while you wine and dine. There is also a spot for local growers and artesian markets, where you can buy fresh produce and locally crafted goods. Do a bit of shopping, eating and singing at the Chester County Restaurant Festival.


Iron Hill Twilight Criterium

Presented by the Greater West Chester Chamber of Commerce, the Iron Hill Twilight Criterium is a jam packed day full of fun and bicycle racing. Over a hundred professional bike racers go head to head in a downtown circuit known for its sharp corners and narrow streets. The Championship Finals for professional men and women racers takes place August 20th and is not going to disappoint.

These events make West Chester an ideal location for starting and raising a family. So check out our array of West Chester, PA apartments at 124 Marketplace and find one you can call home.