Bucks County
Author: Bucky

Bucky is Visit Bucks County’s roving travel mascot. As a native of Bucks County’s sprawling forests, Bucky loves exploring the area’s local state parks and nature centers. Bucky’s nose for adventure doesn’t stop at the great outdoors – he’s also a bit of a history buff! Bucky is no stranger to the museums and historical treasures along the 'Genius Belt.' While the rest of Bucks County’s deer may be satisfied with a salt lick, Bucky is quite the foodie! Bucky loves checking out the County’s latest and greatest food trends and he is no stranger to the Bucks County Sweet Spots Trail! Keep an eye out for Bucky as he ventures through the County’s beautiful countryside and eclectic towns.

Catch a play this weekend, spend time outdoors under the stars at a concert, tour beautiful and historic homes and celebrate National Wine Day in style!

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, May 24

Bucks County Playhouse

44th Bucks County Designer House & Gardens House Tour

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Bring the whole family for a weekend of fun-filled, family-friendly activities! Start off with an outdoor summer concert followed by the 41st Annual Strawberry Festival at Peddler’s Village. See New Hope ablaze in color, or stop by Parx Casino® for the First Annual Bucks County Food & Wine Festival!

Check out our guide below for details on this weekend’s must-see events around the County. Stay

French Toast from the B&B's

Tuesday, May 7, 2019 12:00 PM by Bucky

Golden Pheasant Inn

Pecan French Toast

Recipe from the Pineapple Hill Inn B&B

Ingredients:

  • 1 tbsp softened butter, or cooking spray
  • 1 16 oz loaf Italian bread, sliced 1 inch thick
  • 10 eggs
  • 2 cups heavy cream
  • 1 cup milk
  • ½ cup white sugar
  • 2 tsp vanilla extract
  • 1 stick cold butter
  • 1 cup brown sugar, packed
  • 1 cup pecan halves
  • ½ cup all-purpose flour
  • Pinch salt
  • Maple syrup, optional as well as chopped apples

Directions:

Eat Like a Local with Marisa Pilla

Wednesday, September 19, 2018 5:00 PM by Bucky

Local Philadelphia sports broadcaster and Bucks County native, Marisa Pilla, is a talented writer and reporter whose passion for sports is rivaled only by her love of local cuisine.

Marisa joined Philadelphia’s Major League Soccer team, the Philadelphia Union, in 2016 as the official Union Insider – hosting Union Pregame and Halftime Live shows on CSN Philly and 6ABC.

As a self-proclaimed foodie who has “eaten her way through some of the best cafes, pizza places, and dinner joints in Bucks County,” we sent her to some of the area’s best hidden gems to discover delicious bites that even locals may have yet to find…

Fall Recipes from Bucks County B&Bs

Friday, September 14, 2018 9:00 AM by Bucky

Indulge in some of Bucks County's Bed and Breakfast's best exclusive recipes! Read more in our 2018 Fall/Winter edition of Well Seasoned.

Spotted Hog Irish Soda Bread
Recipe by Aaron Burr House Inn

Ingredients:

1 lb flour

1 tsp baking soda

1 tsp salt

1 tbsp organic sugar

4 oz Sultana raisins or chocolate pieces

12 oz buttermilk

1 egg

Directions:

Preheat oven to 425. Lightly flour a sheet