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.

What’s Up This Weekend: 20+ Plays to See, Beers to Drink, and Things to Do!

by Bucky on May 22, 2019

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 44 th Bucks County Designer House & Gardens House Tour To…

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What’s Up This Weekend: 20+ Family-Friendly Activities!

by Bucky on May 15, 2019

Bring the whole family for a weekend of fun-filled, family-friendly activities! Start off with an outdoor summer concert followed by the 41 st 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…

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French Toast from the B&B's

by Bucky on May 7, 2019

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:…

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Eat Like a Local with Marisa Pilla

by Bucky on September 19, 2018

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……

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Fall Recipes from Bucks County B&Bs

by Bucky on September 14, 2018

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…

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