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8/8/15 – 8/9/15

The 58th Annual Classic Auto & Motorcycle Show:…More »

8/12/15 – 8/16/15

This fair is five days of fun for the whole community!…More »

8/15/15

Come celebrate Washington and all the men and women of the…More »

9/5/15 – 9/13/15

We invite you to join us this year and to become part of…More »

9/19/15

The Bucks County Genealogical Society and the Genealogical…More »

9/19/15

Join businesses, organizations, friends and families from…More »

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Events

Michener interior Krist Visit PhillyExperience 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 Michener Art Museum by Bob Krist, courtesy of Visit Philly 

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08-02-2015

Special Events

21st Annual Peach Social

Angel food cake topped with fresh peaches and ice cream plus beverage. Take outs available with own container. Baked goods table. BCHF air-conditioned headquarters. Benefits ... more »

6th Annual 4UDREW Benefit Car Show & Festival

  • August 02, 2015
  • Event Location: Doylestown Central Park
  • Address: 425 Wells Road, Doylestown, PA 18901
  • Phone:267-218-2866
  • 10:00am-3:00pm
  • Admission:Free admission to Public, $15 Pre-registered vehicles

The 4UDREW Foundation is holding its 6th Annual Festival and Car Show to support soup kitchens/pantries and scholarship fund. Enjoy a Sunday afternoon with family and friends ... more »

Aladdin JR.

  • July 28, 2015 to August 02, 2015
  • Recurrence:Recurring daily
  • Event Location: Bucks County Playhouse
  • Address: 70 S Main St, New Hope, PA 18938
  • Phone:215-862-2121
  • 11:00 AM and 7:30 PM
  • Admission:Adults $16, Children $11

Unbelievable sights! Indescribable feelings! Jump on a magic carpet ride with the BCP Youth Company’s production of Aladdin Jr, and watch wishes come true! more »

Buckwheat Zydeco

  • August 02, 2015
  • Event Location: Sellersville Theater
  • Address: 24 W Temple Ave, Sellersville, PA 18960
  • Phone:215-257-5808
  • 7:30 PM
  • Admission:$21.50

Louisiana’s musical ambassador Buckwheat Zydeco has brought Zydeco into the mainstream for four decades. In addition to charting with several top selling albums, this Gr... more »

Historic Trades

  • August 02, 2015
  • Sponsoring Partner: Pennsbury Manor
  • Event Location: Pennsbury Manor
  • Address: 400 Pennsbury Memorial Rd, Morrisville, PA 19067
  • Phone:215-946-0400
  • 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
  • Admission:$9 - Adults, $7 - Seniors, $5 - Children

Watch as our blacksmith and joyners demonstrate and discuss their craft. more »

Kitten Bonanza

  • August 02, 2015
  • Event Location: Bensalem Community Park Party Room
  • Address: 4301 Richlieu Rd., Bensalem, PA 19020
  • Phone:215-781-0378
  • 10:30 AM to 1:30 PM
  • Admission:Free to Attend

All kittens tested negative for Leukemia and FIV, have had at least their first vaccine, were de-wormed,de-flead and provided any other necessary medical treatment. They are a... more »

On-Going Events

“To Save Our Fellow Citizens”: Volunteer Firefighting, 1800–1875

  • April 25, 2015 to September 07, 2015
  • Recurrence:Recurring daily
  • Event Location: Mercer Museum
  • Address: 84 S Pine St, Doylestown, PA 18901
  • Phone:215-345-0210
  • Mon - Sat 10AM to 5PM, Sun 12Noon to 5PM
  • Admission:$12 adults/$10 seniors/$6 youth

For more than 100 years, firefighting was the responsibility of every neighborhood and citizen. The city’s fire companies fervently believed that fighting fire was a com... more »

11th Annual Bucks County Quilt Show

  • July 11, 2015 to September 30, 2015
  • Recurrence:Recurring daily
  • Event Location: Bucks County Visitor Center
  • Address: 3207 Street Road, Bensalem, PA 19020
  • 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
  • Admission:Free to Attend

More than 100 handcrafted quilts on display at the Bucks County Visitor Center in Bensalem (Bucks County, PA) The Bucks County Quilt Show at the Bucks County Visitor Center... more »

6th Annual New Hope Film Festival

  • July 24, 2015 to August 02, 2015
  • Recurrence:Recurring daily
  • Event Location: New Hope Arts Center
  • Address: 2 Stockton Ave 2 Fl, New Hope, PA 18938
  • Varies - Visit Website for Show Times
  • Admission:All-Festival Passes Available

New Hope Film Festival was the creation of D. F. Whipple, an author, screenwriter, and long-time resident of the New Hope, Bucks County area. Whipple formed New Hope Film Fest... more »

Art by SAS

  • August 02, 2015 to September 11, 2015
  • Recurrence:Recurring daily
  • Event Location: Bucks County Visitor Center
  • Address: 3207 Street Road, Bensalem, PA 19020
  • Phone:215-639-0300
  • 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
  • Admission:Free to Attend

Sherri Ann Strikwerda is our artist featured in the theater gallery. Sherri specializes in wildlife art, pet portrait, nature photography, still life and landscape in a varie... more »

Falls Township Community Park Summer Concerts

  • June 21, 2015 to September 06, 2015
  • Recurrence:Every Sunday
  • Event Location: Falls Township Community Park
  • Address: 9125 Mill Creek Rd, Levittown, PA 19055
  • 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Concerts held in the Community Park, Phase I Pavilion. Don't forget to bring a chair to these great shows. June 21: Barbone Street Jazz Band June 28: Chester Count... more »

Herman Leonard: Jazz Portraits

  • July 11, 2015 to October 11, 2015
  • Recurrence:Recurring daily
  • Event Location: James A. Michener Art Museum
  • Address: 138 S Pine St, Doylestown, PA 18901
  • Phone:215-340-9800
  • Tue - Fri 10 AM to 4:30 PM, Sat 10 AM to 5 PM, Sun 12 PM to 5 PM
  • Admission:Included in museum admission

Herman Leonard (1923 – 2010) was born and raised in Allentown, PA. He attended Ohio University, the only university at the time that could offer him a degree in Photogra... more »

JAE KO: Selections

  • March 28, 2015 to February 16, 2016
  • Recurrence:Every Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
  • Event Location: Grounds for Sculpture
  • Address: 18 Fairgrounds Rd, Hamilton, NJ 08619
  • 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM
  • Admission:Included with Admission

This season, we are pleased to present the work of Korean-born artist, Jae Ko. Her exhibition, entitled Selections, includes a major new commissioned installation in the East ... more »

Lenape Village Public Tours

  • April 12, 2015 to October 25, 2015
  • Event Location: Churchville Nature Center
  • Address: 501 Churchville Ln, Churchville, PA 18966
  • 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
  • Admission:$8 (Children under 4 Free)

The tour will begin promptly at 1pm and is the only tour of the day. Travel back in time to the 1500’s just prior to European contact. Trained educators dressed in authe... more »

Marc Chagall and the Bible

  • May 30, 2015 to October 04, 2015
  • Recurrence:Every Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
  • Event Location: Bryn Athyn Historic District
  • Address: 1001 Cathedral Road, Bryn Athyn, PA 19009
  • Phone:267-502-2990
  • Tue - Fri with 2:30 PM tour or by appointment, Weekends 1 PM to 4:30 PM
  • Admission:Included with tour admission ($10 adults, $8 seniors/students with ID. free for children 3 and under and Gold Museum Members. Half price for Basic Museum Members.

Marc Chagall (1887–1985) has been called the quintessential Jewish artist of the 20th century, and one of the foremost visual interpreters of the Bible. Chagall said, &l... more »

On Golden Pond

  • July 10, 2015 to August 02, 2015
  • Recurrence:Recurring daily
  • Event Location: Bucks County Playhouse
  • Address: 70 S Main St, New Hope, PA 18938
  • Phone:215-862-2121
  • Tue & Thu Evenings: 7:30pm Friday, July 10th: 7pm Fri & Sat Evenings: 8pm Wed, Thu, Sat & Sun Matinees: 2pm
  • Admission:$29-$85

BY Ernest Thompson & DIRECTED BY Jonathan Silverstein STARRING Keir Dullea & Mia Dillon It’s summer on Golden Pond, the beautiful lake where Ethel and Norman h... more »

Richard Avedon: Family Affairs

Richard Avedon: Family Affairs; from the Collection of the Israel Museum, Jerusalem. Avedon’s striking fashion photography and minimalist, emotion-filled portraiture bro... more »

ROBERT LOBE: In the Forest of Drawn Metal

  • April 11, 2015 to January 17, 2016
  • Event Location: Grounds for Sculpture
  • Address: 18 Fairgrounds Rd, Hamilton, NJ 08619
  • 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM
  • Admission:Included with Admission

New Jersey/New York based artist Robert Lobe has been selected to exhibit a collection of his textured and patinated aluminum wall reliefs, made by hammering sheets of aluminu... more »

Summer of the Shark Experience

  • July 05, 2015 to August 23, 2015
  • Recurrence:Recurring daily
  • Sponsoring Partner: Adventure Aquarium
  • Event Location: Adventure Aquarium
  • Address: 1 Riverside Dr, Camden, NJ 08103
  • Phone:856-365-3300
  • Mon - Fri 10 AM to 5 PM, Sat & Sun 10 AM to 7 PM
  • Admission:$25.95 for adults; $18.95 for children ages 12-2

Adventure Aquarium is the place to be all summer long for sharks, sharks and more sharks. Witness the only great hammerhead shark on exhibit in the United States, along with z... more »

The Artist in the Garden

  • February 07, 2015 to August 09, 2015
  • Recurrence:Every Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
  • Sponsoring Partner: James A. Michener Art Museum
  • Event Location: James A. Michener Art Museum
  • Address: 138 S Pine St, Doylestown, PA 18901
  • Tue - Fri 10 AM to 4:30 PM, Sat 10 AM to 5 PM, Sun 12 PM to 5 PM
  • Admission:Included with Museum Admission

The Artist in the Garden explores the relationship between artists and nature from early in the 20th century to today. It begins with the close of the Progressive Era (around ... more »

US Hot Air Balloon Ride

Take in the natural outdoor beauty of a Bucks County hot air balloon ride! Join us for the experience of a lifetime and fly over the gorgeous and historic Bucks County country... more »

Veils of Color: Juxtapositions and Recent Work by Elizabeth Osborne

  • July 25, 2015 to November 15, 2015
  • Recurrence:Recurring daily
  • Event Location: James A. Michener Art Museum
  • Address: 138 S Pine St, Doylestown, PA 18901
  • Phone:267-237-4240
  • Tue - Fri 10 am to 4:30 pm; Sat 10 am to 5 pm unday: 12 pm to 5 pm
  • Admission:Members Free, Adult $18, Senior $17, College Student with Valid ID $16, Youth age 6-18 $8, Children under 6 Free

Through juxtapositions of newer and older work, Veils of Color: Juxtapositions and Recent Work by Elizabeth Osborne explores the arc of the artist's nearly six-decade career, ... more »

Youth Art Exhibit

  • June 21, 2015 to September 06, 2015
  • Recurrence:Every Sunday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday
  • Event Location: Churchville Nature Center
  • Address: 501 Churchville Ln, Churchville, PA 18966
  • Phone:215-357-4005
  • 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
  • Admission:$8 guided tour, reservation required

Beautiful images created by 17 Bucks County art students age 8-17 are on exhibit at The Churchville Nature Center. The art students created paintings of the various caterpill... more »

08-03-2015

Special Events

Focus On Faces of Clay Pottery (Ages 8-13) Art Camp

  • August 03, 2015 to August 07, 2015
  • Recurrence:Recurring every week day
  • Event Location: Tyler Park Center for the Arts
  • Address: 10 Stable Mill Rd, Richboro, PA 18954
  • 12:30 PM to 3:00 PM
  • Admission:Full Day $300; Half Day $160

Create fantastical or realistic clay faces of animals or people. We’ll form faces either inside or outside of bowls, boxes and sculptures. Face sculptures can also be ... more »

Kids Night Out

  • May 04, 2015 to August 28, 2015
  • Recurrence:Recurring every week day
  • Event Location: Doylestown Rock Gym & Adventure Center
  • Address: 3853 Old Easton Rd, Doylestown, PA 18902
  • Phone:215-230-9085
  • 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
  • Admission:$35 per child ($20 for DRG Members); $15 per sibling

Want to get out for a night on the town? Or maybe just a quiet evening? Let the kids have their night, so you can have yours. This program is modeled after our popular climbin... more »

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