Things to do in
King of Prussia
during the Summer
As summer awakens, we here at The Alloy want to share with you all the fun things that you can do at Valley Forge during your next visit! From art galleries to kayaking to golfing with your friends, there is something for just about everybody. Keep reading and learn about all the great activities Valley Forge has to offer!
KING OF PRUSSIA RESTAURANT WEEK
Join the Alloy and our on-site restaurant, Hammer and Fire, for KOP Restaurant Week April 4-10! At Hammer and Fire, you’ll enjoy sumptuous American cuisine from one of KOP’s finest restaurants. Reserve your table today at hammerandfirerestaurant.com.
LEARN ABOUT VALLEY FORGE’S HISTORY
Valley Forge’s history is like no other! It features countless historical sites including Pottsgrove Manor (a mansion that dates back to 1752), Pennypacker Mills (a mansion that George Washington used during the American Revolutionary War) and Peter Wentz Farmstead (a farmhouse that George Washington used to draw up plans for the Battle of Germantown). As you and your family travel through Valley Forge, learn all about how important it is to history!
TAKE IN ART, MUSIC AND THEATER
Valley Forge is home to over 200 theaters, art galleries, museums and music venues!
With such a bustling arts and culture scene, Valley Forge is the perfect place for you and your family to take in a show or stop by museums like the Berman Museum of Art or the Abington Art Center. And if you want to have a date night or a night out with your friends, Valley Forge has a great music scene that includes the Ardmore Music Hall and Keswick Theatre.
Every stop will make you fall in love more and more with art, music and theater!
BOOK A TEE TIME
Valley Forge has over 50 golf courses available for golf lovers to enjoy all weekend long!
There are 20 public golf courses that allow anyone to book a tee time with your friends or alone if you prefer to have some “me” time. There are also private courses that are some of the most historic courses in United States history. Though a membership is needed for these courses, it is well worth the purchase! And once you’re done golfing, you can enjoy a nice lunch or dinner, whichever you prefer.
ENJOY A NIGHT OUT AT VALLEY FORGE CASINO RESORT
Feel like a night out? Look no further than Valley Forge’s very own casino!
The Valley Forge Casino Resort allows you to try your luck at 800 slot machines and 50 table games. There is blackjack, poker and so much more! And if you feel like a drink and dinner, the casino has the famous Revolution Chop House on site.
If you’re looking for something aside from the slots and tables, the casino also offers comedy and music festivals at The Venue. They also have The Vault which features regular events that include dancing and singing for folks to enjoy. You’ll have a night you’ll never forget at the Valley Forge Casino Resort!
CANOE, KAYAK, HIKE OR BOAT RIDE YOUR WAY AROUND
There is nothing better than a day out and about enjoying the sun and fresh air!
If you like exploring the outdoors then Valley Forge definitely has something for you. From bike riding to hiking trails to horseback riding in Valley Forge Park, there are so many ways to be one with nature. Plus, you and your family can go kayaking down the Schuylkill River or go on a boat ride at the Green Lane Park.
GO BIRDWATCHING AT JOHN JAMES AUDUBON CENTER
Experience the history and natural beauty of Valley Forge at John James Audubon Center. Originally the first home in America of the country’s most famed ornithologist, this 18,000 square-foot visitor center offers an art gallery, a bird conservation center, an on-site museum, a theater, and outdoor features like their Fledgeling Trail, an interactive exhibit that allows visitors to experience the early stages of a bird’s life.
GET A TASTE OF VALLEY FORGE
Starting Tuesday, May 10th, King of Prussia is bringing food and live music together for Food Truck Tuesdays! Yes, you read that right. FOOD + MUSIC!
Every Tuesday through July 26th, there will be three different types of food trucks serving the best of the best foods in areas around King of Prussia. That includes tacos from Korea Taqueria, BBQ ribs from Southbound BBQ, lobster rolls from Surf and Turf Food Truck and so much more. Plus, while you’re enjoying your delicious lunch you can check out live music from artists like Rubber Music, Ryan Tennis, Judah Kim and more. Talk about the perfect lunch!
With so many options to choose from, you’re most likely going to want to go to Food Truck Tuesdays more than once!
You can catch the food trucks and the live music from 11:30am to 1:30pm every Tuesday.