WXVU MAIN LINE NEWS MINUTE FOR THE WEEK OF OCTOBER 3
Written by Gabriella Raful on October 4, 2022
By: Gabriella Raful
Radnor Township has rescheduled the 10th annual Fall Harvest & Pumpkin Patch until Sunday, Oct. 9th. The event will be held from 1 to 4 p.m. at the Willows Park, at 490 Darby Road in Villanova. It will include pumpkin picking, tractor rides, balloon twisting, hay rides, an inflatable corn maze, and refreshments. The park will be closed to the public at 6 a.m. to prepare for the event. Parking will be available at the park’s entrance. Residents can pick up pumpkins from 1 to 3 p.m. Additionally, registration is still open for residents to receive a free large pumpkin by calling 610-688-5600 ext. 190.
In other news, renowned chef Jose Garces opened his first restaurant on the Main Line Tuesday morning. The restaurant crew carried a 5-foot long burrito on a wooden plank as a crowd gathered around a table outside of his new Mexican restaurant, Buena Onda, in Radnor Township. More than two dozen guests gathered around the table to welcome Garces. Garces is the 2009 winner of the James Beard Foundation’s prestigious “Best Chef Mid Atlantic” award. He also holds the title, “Iron Chef” and appears regularly on the food network’s hit, “Iron Chef America.” Garces signified the opening of his new restaurant, as he chopped the burrito in half at 228 North Radnor Chester Road. The restaurant features tacos, buena bowls, and burritos with chicken, shrimp and short ribs.