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What's Up This Weekend: 13+ Events to Kick Off February in Bucks County

by Jenna Scull on January 29, 2020

Pair wine with chocolate at Chaddsford Winery, see King Lear in its opening weekend at Bristol Riverside Theatre and check out Michener Art Museum’s brand new exhibit. 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, January 31 Wine & Chocolate Pairing Celebrate the…

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A Unique Look at the Underground Railroad in Bucks County

by Sophia Boschetto on January 27, 2020

For thousands of escaped slaves in the 18 th and 19 th centuries, the Underground Railroad represented hope for a new life. This secret network of hidden, safe places relied on abolitionists and kind communities to aid runaways on their journey northward. Bucks County was home to many important stops on the railroad from taverns and churches to privately owned farms, many of which can still be…

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What's Up This Weekend: 12 Events And Activities to Beat The Winter Blues

by Jenna Scull on January 22, 2020

Watch live ice carvings at the Lambertville – New Hope Winter Festival, solve the case at a murder mystery dinner and try a new brew at Sour Sunday. 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, January 24 23 rd Annual Lambertville – New Hope Winter Festival Annual…

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What's Up This Weekend: 13+ Winter Festivals, Wine Tastings and Live Concerts

by Jenna Scull on January 15, 2020

Watch artists turn ice blocks into beautiful sculptures at the Lambertville-New Hope Winter Festival, try axe-throwing at Stumpy’s Open House and warm up with a glass of wine at Sand Castle Winery’s Winter Garden Grand Opening. 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…

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Spend a Winter's Day in New Hope

by Cora Berke on January 13, 2020

“Winter is not a season, it’s a celebration.”- Anamika Mishra Now that the holidays are over and the last Auld Lang Syne has been sung, it’s time to snuggle into winter. Having a January birthday, I have always been a “winter girl” and New Hope is the perfect place to be. Whether you are walking along the canal in the stillness that only winter can provide or warming up with a hot chocolate and a…

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What's Up This Weekend: 14 Comedy Shows, Exhibits, and Special Events in Bucks County

by Jenna Scull on January 8, 2020

Catch a comedy show at Newtown Theatre, hike a new trail at Silver Lake Nature Center and enjoy family fun at Peddler’s Village. 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, January 10 Free Tasting Friday Warm up with a free Traditional Wine Tasting at Chaddsford…

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Newtown Through the Ages: From the 1960s to Today

by Alexandra Lashner on January 6, 2020

It’s been seven years since I’ve been a resident of Bucks County. I was born and raised in Bucks. Both of my parents were born in Northeast Philadelphia and raised in Bucks. My grandparents lived in Philadelphia as well. Even my husband, who was raised in Bucks, has family roots in Philadelphia. So when I went to college in Lancaster County seven years ago, I didn’t think I would be away for so…

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What's Up This Weekend: 13 Fantastic Shows, Fun Museum Exhibits and Holiday Lights Still on Display

by Jenna Scull on January 1, 2020

See a hypnotist show at the Xcite Center, enjoy the Pigskin Peanuts Exhibit at Mercer Museum and catch the final days for holiday lights at Shady Brook Farm! 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, January 3 Behold! The Ed Bennett Exhibition The use of…

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