Bucks County


Category: Family Fun

Bucks County Residential Holiday Lights Driving Tour

by Louise Feder on December 20, 2023

Recently, my seven-year-old son, Howie, came home from school with his first “big” homework assignment – each second grader had to write five sentences and draw a picture about one of their family’s holiday traditions. “What are you going to write about?” I asked, expecting something about making cookies or picking out a tree. But no. “Everybody said stuff like that, Mom,” he said with a mini…

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Fall In Love With Perkasie

by Rebecca Cesa on October 6, 2023

Perkasie’s annual Fall Fest was on October 1st this year, kicking off the autumn season with craft and food vendors, as well as loads of activities for families. But if you missed Fall Fest, don’t worry! We’ve got the recap for you here, as well as even more ways to “get your fall on” in America’s Hometown - Perkasie. This year’s Fall Fest was one for the books. The entire town center was…

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A Royal Surprise: Polo In Tinicum Park Is For Everyone

by Jennifer Fritch on August 25, 2023

Ask most people what they know about polo and they will likely say it’s the “sport of kings”, a high-end clothing brand or something completely out of reach. Luckily, you don’t need to be a member of a monarchy to enjoy polo in Bucks County. Every Saturday, between mid-May and September, the Tinicum Park Polo Club plays matches at Tinicum Park in Erwinna, PA. For a mere $10.00 per car ( regardless…

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Spend a Summer Day at Snipes Farm!

by Heather McGurrin on June 6, 2023

If you are looking for an earth friendly, fun-filled adventure, head on over to Snipes Farm in Morrisville where you will find vegetables, fruit trees, goats, a rabbitat, bee hives, bat houses, horses, ducks, chickens, quails, a cider press, a bird blind, maze, a huge red barn, a playground, farm museum, and my favorite, a beautiful nature walk! Did you know that the Snipes family has been…

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Springtime Fun at Peddler's Village

by Kristina Tinsley on March 24, 2023

This spring, I took my mother and my three young children to the 4 th annual PEEPS in the Village Festival. If your kids like the sugary PEEPS treats or if you’re looking for a way to get creative this Easter season then this festival is a must-do! Each year it is hosted in the Red Barn, also known as the Visitor’s Center. The PEEPS will be on display from now until April 23! Being our first time…

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How to Spend an Autumn Day in Morrisville & Bristol

by Christina Cordaro on October 5, 2022

Falls Township is an area full of great history. Some of the oldest boroughs of Bucks County make up this township, including Morrisville and Bristol. Both are enriched with a small town feel and old-school charm. The fall season is such a beautiful time of year to visit these two towns. With the leaves changing colors and the crisp autumn air beginning, Morrisville and Bristol make the perfect…

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6 Playgrounds to Take Your Kids in Central Bucks County

by Kristina Tinsley on September 19, 2022

Looking for the most toddler packed fun playgrounds? Well, look no further. Bucks County has awesome playgrounds for toddlers and young kids. Some are castle-shaped, others are built onto a hill with unique slide networks, and some the more traditional type. One thing for sure though, your child will have a great time at all of them. The following 6 playgrounds are all located in Bucks County and…

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Build Your Own Scarecrow at Peddler’s Village

by Louise Feder on September 13, 2022

There are so many reasons to visit Bucks County in the fall – the apples and cider! The pumpkins and harvest festivals! Art and craft fairs galore! But for the past 43 years, one of the most consistently popular seasonal events has been Scarecrows in the Village at Peddler’s Village in Lahaska. For eight weeks, beginning in September, the outdoor shopping destination boasts more than 100…

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Sweet Summertime Picking at Styer Orchard

by Heather McGurrin on August 29, 2022

If you are looking for something fun, active, and refreshing to do outdoors before the summer is over, you will find everything you need at Bucks County’s Styer Orchard in Langhorne. It’s hard to believe that in 1910, the initial 52 acres of land on the intersection of Langhorne-Yardley and Woodbourne Roads was purchased by a gentleman named T. Walter “Pop” Styer. That’s more than one hundred…

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Plan a School Field Trip of the Underground Railroad stops in Bucks County

by Heather McGurrin on August 1, 2022

This summer, Pennsbury, the school district where I teach, offered its first ever field trip (a summer learning opportunity) for staff members through its Partnerships of Diversity courses. By collaborating with The African American Museum of Bucks County, this amazing morning touring the Underground Railroad stops in Bucks County was made possible! There were 40 of us who hopped on a yellow…

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