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9/27/14 – 11/2/14

Presented with SLEEPY HOLLOW HAYRIDE, the HOUSE IN THE…More »

9/8/14 – 10/26/14

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9/27/14 – 11/2/14

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9/27/14 – 10/31/14

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Events

Sesame Place Christmas ParadeExperience a celebration unlike any other in Bucks County. Lively parties, old-fashioned festivals and dramatic shows fill the delicious restaurants, historic homes and thrilling theaters of the county's rolling hills. Enjoy Bucks with the locals as fun-filled festivities change with the season.

Photo of Shady Brook Farm, courtesy of Anthony Sinagoga Photography (above)
Photo of A Very Furry Christmas, courtesy of Sesame Place (right)

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09-30-2014

Special Events

85th Annual Juried Art Exhibition

  • September 20, 2014 to October 25, 2014
  • Recurrence:Recurring daily
  • Event Location: Phillips' Mill Community Association
  • Address: 2619 River Road, New Hope, PA 18938
  • 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM
  • Admission:Adults $5, Seniors $4, Students $2

The 85th Annual Juried Art Exhibition at Phillips' Mill is the first and most continuous venue for exhibiting the work of artists from the Delaware Valley. Featuring the works... more »

Dinner and a Stroll

  • September 02, 2014 to September 30, 2014
  • Sponsoring Partner: Grounds for Sculpture
  • Event Location: Rat's Restaurant
  • Address: 16 Fairgrounds Rd, Hamilton, NJ 08619
  • Phone:609-584-7800
  • 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
  • Admission:$44 per person

The perfect mid-week reason to visit Grounds For Sculpture! In the month of September, guests can enjoy the park (admission included) and a three-course prix-fixe meal at Rat&... more »

Penn Foundation Autumn Event

  • September 30, 2014
  • Event Location: Calvary Church Auditorium
  • Address: 820 Route 113, Souderton, PA 18964
  • Phone:267-404-5937
  • 5:30 PM Silent Auction, 7:30 PM Main Event
  • Admission:$20 or Four for $60

Penn Foundation will once again host its annual Autumn Event, the agency’s premiere fundraising event that supports the provision of mental health and addiction services... more »

Storytime, Book Signing & Art Demonstration w/Scott Campbell

  • September 30, 2014
  • Event Location: The Doylestown Bookshop
  • Address: 16 S Main St, Doylestown, PA 18901
  • Phone:215-230-7610
  • 6:30 PM
  • Admission:FREE

Join us in welcoming Scott Campbell as he reads from his newest book, HUG MACHINE and gives a demonstration on how he creates the amazing illustrations for his books! HUG MACH... more »

On-Going Events

Art Exhibit

  • September 06, 2014 to October 31, 2014
  • Recurrence:Recurring daily
  • Event Location: The Tubby Olive Doylestown
  • Address: 6 West State St, Doylestown, PA 18901
  • Phone:267-880-6581
  • 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
  • Admission:free tasting

Artists of the Month: The Tubby Olive is pleased to announce FOUR new area artists who will be showcasing their works at our Doylestown store for the months of September and O... more »

Behind the Lens: Raymond Pitcairn and Photography

  • February 10, 2014 to November 14, 2014
  • Recurrence:Recurring every week day
  • Sponsoring Partner: Bryn Athyn Historic District
  • Event Location: Glencarin Museum
  • Address: 1005 Cathedral Road, Bryn Athyn, PA 19009
  • Phone:267-502-2993
  • With Tour or by appointment
  • Admission:Donations Welcome

Raymond Pitcairn (1885-1966) is remembered primarily for his two remarkable architectural achievements: Bryn Athyn Cathedral, and Glencairn, the Bryn Athyn home he built for h... more »

Chasing Dreams: Baseball and Becoming American Exhibition

  • March 13, 2014 to October 26, 2014
  • Recurrence:Recurring daily
  • Event Location: National Museum of American Jewish History
  • Address: 101 S Independence Mall E, Philadelphia, PA 19106
  • Tue-Fri 10 AM to 5 PM, Sat & Sun 10 AM to 5:30 PM
  • Admission:Adult $12, Youth (ages 12-21) $11, Child (12 & under) Free, Senior (65+, ID required) $11, Active Military with ID Free

Chasing Dreams celebrates baseball and the many fans, players, and characters who helped shape our American story. Every triumph and defeat, every hero on and off the field, ... more »

Fiction Writing Workshop

  • September 23, 2014 to October 28, 2014
  • Sponsoring Partner: Fonthill Castle
  • Event Location: Fonthill Castle
  • Address: 525 E Court St, Doylestown, PA 18901
  • Phone:215-348-9461
  • 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
  • Admission:$175 adults/$125 member adults.

Using Fonthill and Henry Mercer’s work in ceramics and history as inspiration, writers will exercise their literary creativity in new ways. Workshop is led by local writ... more »

For All the World to See: Visual Culture & the Struggle for Civil Rights

  • September 06, 2014 to October 26, 2014
  • Recurrence:Recurring daily
  • Event Location: Mercer Museum
  • Address: 84 S Pine St, Doylestown, PA 18901
  • Mon - Sat 10AM to 5PM, Sun 12Noon to 5PM
  • Admission:Included with museum admission

The exhibit examines the role that visual culture played in shaping and transforming the struggle for racial equality in America from the late 1940’s to the mid-1970&rsq... more »

For Every Season, Tile, Tile, Tile: Tiles Inspired by Henry Mercer and the Seasons

  • September 06, 2014 to October 05, 2014
  • Recurrence:Recurring daily
  • Sponsoring Partner: Fonthill Castle
  • Event Location: Fonthill Castle
  • Address: 525 E Court St, Doylestown, PA 18901
  • Phone:215-348-9461
  • Mon - Sat 10AM to 5PM, Sun 12PM to 5PM
  • Admission:Regular admission fees apply.

One of Henry Mercer’s great tile themes was the change of seasons. It is a theme that can be found in his scholarship and tile work. Four Pennsylvania ceramists will exh... more »

Guided Wildflower Walks

  • September 02, 2014 to September 30, 2014
  • Event Location: Bowman's Hill Wildflower Preserve
  • Address: 1635 River Rd, New Hope, PA 18938
  • 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
  • Admission:Tour included with paid admission. Members Free

See flowers and fruits in season and discover fun facts about their use. Learn about the Preserve's history, habitats, and important plant-animal interactions while enjoying t... more »

Here & There: Two Worlds Apart, by Rich Bomze

  • September 21, 2014 to October 31, 2014
  • Recurrence:Recurring daily
  • Event Location: Bucks County Visitor Center - Bensalem
  • Address: 3207 Street Road, Bensalem, PA 19020
  • Phone:215-813-3688
  • 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
  • Admission:Free to Attend

Here & There: Two Worlds Ap a r t The images I will be exhibiting are from my extensive world travels, primarily landscapes of the canyons of the American Southwes... more »

Langhorne Borough Farmers Market

  • June 10, 2014 to October 14, 2014
  • Event Location: Jesse W. Soby American Legion Hall
  • Address: 115 W Richardson Avenue, Langhorne, PA 19047
  • Phone:215-757-2543
  • 3:00 PM to 6:30 PM
  • Admission:Free to Attend

Enjoy fresh Local produce, Organic Coffee, fresh bread and cookies, Jams & Preserves, Tomato Pies, Sauces, Soaps, and Angus Beef and much more. Weekly rain or shine from J... more »

Learning to Look and Listen: Explore the Galleries

Preschoolers and kindergarten students join an adult caregiver in this popular intergenerational program with gallery lessons and studio art activities that inspire verbal dev... more »

Out of this World: Works by Steve Tobin

  • June 28, 2014 to October 26, 2014
  • Event Location: James A. Michener Art Museum
  • Address: 138 S Pine St, Doylestown, PA 18901
  • Tues through Fri 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM, Sat 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM, Sun 12:00 PM to 5:00 PM
  • Admission:Included with Paid Admission

Internationally recognized for his strong yet elegant interpretations of elements from the natural world, Tobin receives well-earned recognition in his hometown with this exhi... more »

Pool Tournament

  • September 02, 2014 to October 28, 2014
  • Sponsoring Partner: The Raven Restaurant
  • Event Location: The Raven
  • Address: 385 West Bridge Street, New Hope, PA 18938
  • 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
  • Admission:Free to join

Compete with friends or meet new opponents for fun and prizes! Free to join. more »

PumpkinFest

  • September 29, 2014 to October 31, 2014
  • Recurrence:Recurring daily
  • Event Location: Shady Brook Farm
  • Address: 931 Stony Hill Rd, Yardley, PA 19067
  • Phone:215-968-1670
  • 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Don’t miss our fabulous fall festival surrounding the great pumpkin! Take a wagon ride to the patch to pick the perfect pumpkin, enjoy inflatable attractions, giant ... more »

Slavery at Jefferson’s Monticello

  • April 09, 2014 to October 19, 2014
  • Recurrence:Recurring daily
  • Event Location: National Constitution Center
  • Address: Independence Mall 525 Arch St, Philadelphia, PA 19106
  • Mon-Fri 9:30am - 5pm; Sat 9:30am - 6pm; Sun 12noon - 5pm
  • Admission:$14.50 Adults, $13 Seniors/Students, $8 Children ages 4-12

Slavery at Jefferson's Monticello features more than 280 artifacts including Jefferson's walking stick, chess set, books, spectacles, and replica of the portable desk used to ... more »

The Count's Halloween Spooktacular

  • September 20, 2014 to October 26, 2014
  • Recurrence:Recurring daily
  • Sponsoring Partner: Sesame Place®
  • Event Location: Sesame Place®
  • Address: 100 Sesame Rd, Langhorne, PA 19047
  • 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM
  • Admission:Included with Park Admission Ticket

Come in costume and play in our not-too-spooky Halloween haven featuring two new Halloween shows, themed mazes and a Sesame Street character hayride. Don’t miss exciting... more »

The Holy Experiment: Violet Oakley Mural Studies Exhibit

  • June 27, 2014 to December 31, 2014
  • Recurrence:Every Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
  • Event Location: Pennsbury Manor
  • Address: 400 Pennsbury Memorial Rd, Morrisville, PA 19067
  • Phone:215-946-0400
  • 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
  • Admission:$9 Adults, $7 Seniors, $5 Children (3-11)

The Holy Experiment: Violet Oakley (1874-1961) Mural Studies, will be on display through the end of the year. The exhibit features thirteen original oil on canvas studies for ... more »

TV Night

  • September 02, 2014 to October 28, 2014
  • Sponsoring Partner: The Raven Restaurant
  • Event Location: The Raven
  • Address: 385 West Bridge Street, New Hope, PA 18938
  • 9:00 PM

Come join us for some old fashioned TV Fun! Golden Girls, Dynasty, Logo, Green Acres — It’s Joey’s Choice and you’ll just have to come to see what&... more »

Wendy Paton: Nuit Blanche

  • August 23, 2014 to December 07, 2014
  • Recurrence:Every Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
  • Event Location: James A. Michener Art Museum
  • Address: 138 S Pine St, Doylestown, PA 18901
  • Tues through Fri 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM, Sat 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM, Sun 12:00 PM to 5:00 PM
  • Admission:Included with Paid Admission

An award winning fine art photographer, Wendy Paton was in the throes of a successful, ground breaking career training and driving Standardbred race horses in New York, when i... more »

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