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4 Favorite Hiking Spots In Bucks County PA For Toddlers

by Kristina Tinsley on May 4, 2022

You don’t have to go far from home to find exciting experiences for you and your kids. I live in Bucks County PA and would like to share my favorite hiking spots. I have taken my toddlers to all of these places and we have always enjoyed them. Peace Valley Hiking Trails Peace Valley Park as a heavily trafficked 10k paved pathway that goes around Lake Galena. The paved path attracts runners…

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Experience History on Christmas Day at the Washington Crossing Reenactment

by Christina Cordaro on December 18, 2021

There is nothing more special and comforting than waking up on Christmas morning to a crackling fire, the tree decorated with presents underneath and festive holiday music playing. This is a favorite family tradition of mine that I look forward to each and every year – and maybe you too! But there is another Christmas tradition that takes place every year to commemorate history right here in Bucks…

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Bucks County Residential Holiday Lights Driving Tour

by Louise Feder on December 10, 2021

There are so many things I look forward to when it comes to the holidays in Bucks County: decorated shop windows, frosty mornings on the Delaware River, hot chocolate at the Christmas Tree farms. It’s a pretty special place to be this time of year! But I have to say, it’s the strong sense of community that makes me especially proud to be a local. Lately, there isn’t a day that goes by where I’m…

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7 Things to Do for Halloween in Bucks County

by Brittany Brown on October 11, 2021

There’s plenty of outdoor Halloween fun to be had this year in Bucks County. Lucky us, the spooky holiday falls on a Sunday, meaning we can spend the whole day partaking in parties! Froehlich’s Farm Froehlich’s Farm is opening up their festival fields for their annual Fall Festival. On Saturdays and Sundays in October, come on out to build your own scarecrows, pick your own pumpkins from their…

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Historical Home Bolton Mansion Expects Fall & Winter Fun for All!

by Bucky on October 5, 2021

While there are many historical homes, museums and attractions in Bucks County, many people may have never heard of Bolton Mansion in Levittown. Purchased by Phineas Pemberton, in 1699, what came to be known as Bolton Farm became Phineas Pemberton’s final home in Bucks County. This property saw many changes and events through its long history. Originally equipped with only a small single story…

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Hop On These Hay Rides in Bucks County this Fall

by Christina Cordaro on September 28, 2021

It is that time of year again when the air is crisp, picturesque foliage surrounds us, flannels and sweaters are to be worn, and pumpkin spice lattes are enjoyed! Bucks County is beautiful on its own, but during the fall, you can safely enjoy the scenic views by visiting the below places and going on everyone’s favorite form of farm transportation: a hayride! Charlann Farms Yardley This farm…

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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 to Do in August at Shady Brook Farm

by Brittany Brown on August 9, 2021

There has never been a better time to visit Shady Brook Farm in Yardley! Whether you are looking to spend a fun day in the sun wandering through the fields, browsing the market for some locally made treats or relaxing with friends, listening to live music over on the festival field, Shady Brook Farm is guaranteed to have something to entertain your whole group. Here’s what you can do there the…

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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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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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