How to Spend a Day in Downingtown
This small but lively town is full of entertainment and dining options.
8:30 a.m. – Start your day with a relaxing session at Downingtown Yoga
Begin your morning with a yoga or meditation class at Downingtown Yoga, which specializes in Svaroopa Yoga, perfect for those managing pain or looking to cope with daily stressors. You’ll leave in a rejuvenated, rested state.
116 E. Lancaster Ave., Downingtown, (610) 644-7555.
9:45 a.m. – Grab breakfast at Green Street Grill
Fuel up with a gourmet omelet, cinnamon swirl French toast, or the specialty “Mainline Benny.”
150 E. Pennsylvania Ave., Downingtown, (610) 873-1700.
10:45 a.m. – Visit Marsh Creek State Park
Explore Marsh Creek State Park’s 1,700 acres. Take in the peaceful nature surrounds as you walk along the park’s trails or snap a few pictures by the lake. If you’re feeling adventurous and the weather is nice, hop in a kayak and paddle around the lake.
675 Park Road, Downingtown, (610) 458-5119.
1:30 p.m. – Stop for lunch at Estrella Tacos y Mas
Munch on all-day tacos at Estrella Tacos y Mas, which prides itself on its homemade tortillas and Austin, Texas vibes. Pair your meal with beer queso and tortilla chips or caramelized garlic guacamole for unique twists on classic favorites.
202 E. Lancaster Ave., Downingtown, (484) 237-2423.
3 p.m. – Go rock climbing at Downingtown Rock Gym
Perfect for everyone from beginners to seasoned expert climbers, Downingtown Rock Gym features climbing walls up to forty-five feet high. The friendly atmosphere and dedicated instructors will assist you in feeling safe and prepared for your climbing adventure.
462 Acorn Lane, Downingtown, (610) 873-9620.
5 p.m. – Play a round of mini golf at Boulder Falls Miniature Golf
During the warm weather months, challenge your friends or family to this 19 hole mini golf course complete with a waterfall and streams. Want a rematch? Players can purchase an immediate half priced second round.
1426 Marshallton Thorndale Road, Downingtown, (610) 383-7973.
7 p.m. – Have dinner at Amani’s BYOB
Amani’s BYOB prepares its meals with fresh, local ingredients. Begin with an artisanal cheese plate or blue crab bisque soup. Later, munch on the restaurant’s seafood and meat entrée options, including ora king salmon or lamb chops. Plus, if you bring your own bottle, the restaurant offers mixers.
105 E. Lancaster Ave., Downingtown, (484) 237-8179.
9 p.m. – Have a nightcap at the Bottle Room
Enjoy the Bottle Room’s unique selection of pints or try one of the daily selections of house-made desserts to top off your night.
209 W. Lancaster Ave., Downingtown, (484) 593-2972.