Author Archives: Mr. Funtober

The Second Week of September has been Busy here at Funtober!

We’ve been so busy getting ready for the upcoming fall events that I haven’t filled you in on some of the things we have been doing here at Funtober that I think you’ll enjoy. The Newsletter We sent out our first newsletter on the Saturday before Labor Day. The second edition for Friday the 13th […]

22 Recipes to Get Psyched for Oktoberfest

I’ve spent the past two days updating information about upcoming United States Oktoberfests. The website for every German festival describes in detail the wonderful authentic Bavarian food that will be served to their visitors. After two days of reading their descriptions, I’m ready to eat! This morning, I started browsing photos on Tastespotting and Foodgawker. […]

Enter A Haunted Halloween Giveaway Hop to Win Halloween Decorations!

Happy Labor Day! We hope you have a fun and relaxing work-free day planned. We’ve got something special for you to kick off the unofficial fall season here on Funtober: a great Halloween giveaway to put you in the autumn mood! Old Friends: Last October, we had a lot of fun doing the Spooktacular Giveaway […]

Can You Believe Summer is Almost Over?

It’s crazy. This summer just flew by. How do we know fall is almost here? The heat is decreasing and the daily summer thunderstorms seem to have stopped here in Philadelphia. After eight straight days with highs over 90 in mid-july, the temperature has decreased to a more comfortable level. Back to School promotions are […]

100 Days To Oktoberfest 2013 in Munich

Today is an important day on the march toward Fall. Oktoberfest in Munich starts on Saturday, September 21st this year. By my count, there’s only 100 days until the ceremonial keg tapping that kicks off the party. Fall officially starts with the autumnal equinox the next day, September 22nd. Of course, if you believe that […]

You Don’t Have to Wait for Fall to Enjoy Yummy Pumpkin Pancakes!

Since I’ve been working on Funtober, I have been yearning for some of Sabrina’s pumpkin pancakes.  I see things from fall everywhere. This morning, my parents and I went to brunch at Sabrina’s Cafe in the Fairmount/Art Museum section of Philadelphia. One of the specials was Lil’ Wayne’s ‘Syzzurp Overload’ Special Pancakes. Can you guess […]