Market of the Macabre



Laurel Hill East




Our 7th annual outdoor market for all things macabre, magical, and morbidly curious will feature 70 local and regional artists and vendors. Peruse amongst the historic tombstones of Laurel Hill East for assorted oddities and taxidermy, vintage and antiques, jewelry, ceramics, candles, original artwork, and more. View the full list of vendors here.

Also Featuring:

  • WXPN’s Culture Cypher Radio host DJ John Morrison 
  • Curious, roaming performances from Alterra Productions, Tiffany Tung, and Circuitous Situationship 
  • Victorian literary salons with Edgar Allan Poe himself from 1 to 3 PM 
  • Free half-hour mini-tours of Laurel Hill from 1 to 3 PM 
  • Meet & greet with the Pennsylvania Bat Rescue’s educational bats from 12 to 3 PM 
  • Small number of food trucks 


The 2023 Market of the Macabre is sponsored in part by Philly Foodworks.

entrance fee

  • $5 in advance/online (online sales end on Friday at 11:59 pm)
  • $10 at the gate

DIRECTIONS & parking

This event will take place at Laurel Hill East, located at 3822 Ridge Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19132.

No cars will be permitted into the cemetery during the event. Limited free parking is available at the Marketplace lot located at 3747 Ridge Avenue, across the street from the cemetery; and on the street in the surrounding neighborhood.

As parking options are limited, attendees are encouraged to use ride shares or public transit. Laurel Hill East is located near the Allegheny stop on the Broad Street Line and the East Falls regional rail train station. The 61 bus stops directly in front of the cemetery at Ridge & Clearfield.