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What's Up This Weekend: 25+ Live Shows, Markets, Outdoor Activities and More

by Jenna Scull on July 27, 2021

Say “goodbye” to July and “hello” to August with summer fun around Bucks County! Shop at an outdoor market, make a stop on the Sweet Spots Trail or listen to live music at a local brewery. 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, JULY 30 Summer Wine & Music…

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Aliens at the Park: Spotting a UFO above Lake Galena

by Eric Mintel on July 26, 2021

Watch as part of the Bucks County Paranormal Investigations team, Eric Mintel and Dominic Sattelle, sit down with Bucks County resident Leslie Bilotta to hear her story about seeing a U.F.O. above Lake Galena in Peace Valley Park, Doylestown twice in April 2021 late at night. Take a break from the team’s typical paranormal encounters, and hear about an extraterrestrial one… UFO Sighting from Eric…

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Round & Round on the Carousels of Bucks County

by Heather McGurrin on July 25, 2021

Merry-go-rounds, gallopers, jumpers, horseabouts, flying horses, and roundabout – these are some of the names synonymous with “carousel” depending on where you are in the country. To celebrate National Carousel Day (July 25) in Bucks County, check out one of these carousels that are well worth a visit! 1. The Sunny Day Carousel at Sesame Place® Philadelphia in Langhorne has an interesting…

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What's Up This Weekend: 25+ Ways to Get Out And Enjoy Summer in Bucks County

by Jenna Scull on July 21, 2021

Not sure what to do this weekend? Don’t worry – we've got ya covered! Check out a comedy show, explore Bucks County's 12 covered bridges or relax with yoga and mimosas. 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, JULY 23 Antsy McClain & The Trailer Park…

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Aristaeus Craft Brewing opens in Langhorne on the Bucks County Ale Trail

by Jennifer Rogers Burns on July 20, 2021

There’s a new brewery in Bucks County ready to pour your next favorite pint! Aristaeus Craft Brewing Company, located at 2475 Big Oak Road (Suite C) in Langhorne, a short two-minute drive from Styer Orchard, opened its doors to the public on July 1, 2021 and has since become a local favorite on the Bucks County Ale Trail. Owned by brewmaster Harry Arnold who brewed his first batch of beer in…

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Spend a Summer Afternoon at the Bowman's Hill Wildflower Preserve

by Louise Feder on July 18, 2021

When the school year winds down, I always have at least one moment of “summer panic.” I stare at the blank calendar while my five-year-old son, Howie, bounces off the walls in the next room and consider signing him up for every activity, road trip, and day camp possible. And sure, I’ve caved a little bit – the calendar isn’t completely empty now – but I’m also leaning into intentionally…

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What's Up This Weekend: 23+ Festivals, Outdoor Markets, Concerts and More

by Jenna Scull on July 14, 2021

Attend exciting summer events, including Blueberry Month at Peddler's Village and the Summer unWINED concert (plus fireworks) at Shady Brook Farm. Enjoy a show at the Bucks County Playhouse and step back in time at Living History Day at Historic Fallsington! 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…

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The Ultimate Biker’s Guide to Routes, Lunch Breaks & Sights to See on a the Delaware Canal Towpath

by Tony Li on July 13, 2021

Trail/Towpath Recommendation: Delaware Canal Towpath Recommended Bicycle Type: Mountain Bike/Gravel Bike Route Distances: 42 Miles Round Trip (Full Route from Washington Crossing to Tinicum Park/Covered Bridge) 27 Miles Round Trip (Washington Crossing to Lumberville, PA) 20 Miles Round Trip (Washington Crossing to Centre Bridge, PA) 14 Miles Round Trip (Washington Crossing to New Hope, PA)…

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Where to Watch Outdoor Movies This Summer

by Cora Berke on July 10, 2021

If you are old enough to remember drive-in movies (or wish you were), summer gives you a chance to experience a movie under the stars. Spend a hot summer night watching the big screen outdoors, either on a blanket, beach chair or from your car. Bucks County is the perfect place to bring back one of America’s favorite pastimes. So, pick your favorite movie, whether it is family, friends or date…

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What's Up This Weekend: 20+ Summer Activities for Everyone to Enjoy

by Jenna Scull on July 7, 2021

Summer is in full swing in Bucks County! Experience the best of the season by picking your own fruit and flowers, going to a live performance or spending time outdoors. 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, JULY 9 Candace Bushnell – Is There Still Sex in…

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