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What's Up This Weekend: 30+ Fall Festivals, Haunted Happenings and Ways to Welcome in Autumn!

by Jenna Scull on September 22, 2021

Kick-off the fall season with one of the many Oktoberfest celebrations across the Bucks County Ale Trail, spend the day at the New Hope Arts & Craft Festival or enjoy some not-so-spooky fun at Sesame Place. Check out our guide below for details on this weekend’s must-see events around the County. Stay up-to-date on what’s coming up next week with our Upcoming Events Calendar. FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 24…

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Take a Walk on a BOOtiful Bucks County Ghost Tour

by Heather McGurrin on September 20, 2021

Now that the weather is cooling and spooky season is near, there is nothing like taking a walking tour – even better, a haunted one! – in Bucks County. One of my favorite places to visit is New Hope. Even on a cloudy, dreary night the town is a happening place to be! My girlfriend from the second grade asked me a few months back if I would be interested in doing a Ghost Tour of New Hope right in…

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What's Up This Weekend: 25+ Fantastic Fall Festivals, Live Music Performances and More!

by Jenna Scull on September 15, 2021

Ready for some fall fun? Stop by a fabulous festival this weekend! Yardley Harvest Day, Newtown Beerfest, Lager Fest at Free Will Brewing, Fall Festival at Hellerick's Family Farm and so much more. Check out our guide below for details on this weekend’s must-see events around the County. Stay up-to-date on what’s coming up next week with our Upcoming Events Calendar. FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 17 Fall…

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5 Ways for Fall Fun at Snipes Farm

by Brittany Brown on September 14, 2021

Morrisville is home to Snipes Farm and Education center, which has a mission “to model and teach sustainable farming, while building community and reconnecting people to the land.” Not only does Snipes Farm offer summer camps and learning programs, they also host a selection of exciting events throughout the year. Snipes Farm Market Snipes Farm opens the doors to their Farm Market on Saturday…

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What's Up This Weekend 23+ Festivals, Concerts, Art Exhibits and More

by Jenna Scull on September 8, 2021

It's a busy weekend in Bucks County! Explore the Doylestown Arts Festival, get into the fall spirit with Scarecrows in the Village and see a live performance at Sellersville Theater. Check out our guide below for details on this weekend’s must-see events around the County. Stay up-to-date on what’s coming up next week with our Upcoming Events Calendar. FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 10 Scarecrows in the…

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Remembering 9/11 at the Garden of Reflection in Bucks County

by Alexandra Lashner on September 5, 2021

This year, 2021, marks 20 years since the attacks in the U.S. on September 11, 2001. To commemorate the anniversary, tourists and locals are able to pay their respects at a sacred spot in their own backyard: at the Garden of Reflection 9-11 Memorial is Yardley. They say everyone who lived through 9/11 remembers what they were doing that day. I was only seven years old at the time, so my memories…

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What's Up This Weekend: 12+ Ways to Celebrate Labor Day in Bucks County

by Jenna Scull on September 1, 2021

Looking for things to do during the long weekend? Watch a firework display on Sesame Street or at Shady Brook Farm, experience a ride on the New Hope Railroad and see a live performance at the Bucks County Playhouse. Check out our guide below for details on this weekend’s must-see events around the County. Stay up-to-date on what’s coming up next week with our Upcoming Events Calendar. FRIDAY…

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Birds of Bucks County: Species & Where to Spot Them

August 29, 2021

A rich diversity of habitats and ecosystems allow Bucks County to have an amazing diversity of bird species. Thanks to great technology and hundreds of passionate birders, we know that 353 species of birds have been observed in Bucks County. Some can be seen year-round, while others are glimpsed yearly during migration, and others are rare occurrences. Here are just a few of the birds that you…

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What's Up This Weekend: 20 Ways to Savor Final Summer Days

by Jenna Scull on August 25, 2021

Summer isn't over yet! Enjoy a live performance, explore Bucks County's towns and main streets or catch a firework show at Sesame Place. Check out our guide below for details on this weekend’s must-see events around the County. Stay up-to-date on what’s coming up next week with our Upcoming Events Calendar. FRIDAY, AUGUST 27 Orchestra Concert at Pearl S. Buck International A special concert…

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A College Student’s Guide to Back-to-School in Bucks County

August 24, 2021

With the fall semester rapidly approaching, many returning Delaware Valley University (a.k.a. “DelVal”) students are scrambling to find spots in Bucks County to hang, study, or grab a bit to eat. Luckily for them, this Doylestown local is here to give them the lay of the land. Although Doylestown may be small, it is definitely mighty, packed full of historical buildings, restaurants, and various…

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