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What's Up This Weekend In Bucks County

by Jenna Scull on June 13, 2024

Father’s Day is coming up this weekend and Bucks County has you covered for a fun and memorable weekend! 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, JUNE 14 Summer unWINED Enjoy an evening down on the farm with great live music, tasty food, locally brewed craft…

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A Complete Guide to Shopping in New Hope, PA

by Visit Bucks County on June 7, 2024

Shop local in New Hope and Bucks County, PA! Regardless of your shopping style, our vibrant town and surrounding areas offer many ways to support small businesses and regional artists for a truly unique retail experience. Check out our recommendations below to plan your next New Hope shopping trip. Go Antiquing Antique lovers will enjoy perusing antique shops in the New Hope area. Start your…

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Summer Adventure Awaits: All Aboard the New Hope Railroad!

by Macy Balmer on May 24, 2024

Do you want to try something different this summer? Look no further than New Hope where adventure awaits aboard the New Hope Railroad! They offer a variety of excursions for guests to embark on. Whether you want a romantic date night, a simple scenic afternoon cruise, or even a themed trip back to the roaring 20s’, there’s something for everyone on these historic tracks. No more “whining” about…

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How To Spend A Day In New Hope

by Marlee Bulman on May 10, 2024

With spring in full swing and summer right around the corner, there is so much to do in Bucks County. If you're like me, a full itinerary - or at least a very thought-out plan - is a must! If you find yourself wondering what to do over the weekend, why not take a trip to New Hope? I even have a full itinerary for you: 11:00 AM: Coffee To start the day off, we grabbed coffee and tea from Skyroast…

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Venture To Vallerina In Beautiful Bristol Borough

by Heather McGurrin on May 3, 2024

If you are looking for something interesting, FUN, and good for your health, head on over to the scenic small town of Bristol, Pennsylvania. You will be surprised when you experience all that it has to offer with its riverside eateries, antique shops, a beautiful theater, and many cultural attractions. One of my new Bristol Borough favorites is a place that opened last January called VALLERINA…

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Follow this Haunted Bucks County Driving Tour

by Brittany Brown on April 1, 2024

Established back in 1682, Bucks County has gathered its share of ghostly residents and haunting stories over the last few centuries. The County is home to roaming spirits, haunted roads and unexplained phenomenon. Join me as I embark on a driving tour of more than 20 haunted locations throughout Bucks County! Follow along - if you dare! While driving the entire length of stops will take you a good…

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Top Hidden Gems in Bucks County

by Christina Cordaro on January 26, 2024

Bucks County is a true travel destination with its miles of landscape, historical landmarks, small town shopping, beautiful state parks, and an extensive art scene, just to name a few. Whether you are traveling from a distance, Philadelphia and South Jersey are only a short drive and New York is only 75 miles away. Or if you are local, there is always something to do, or somewhere new to explore…

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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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Rare Gem at Galvanized Inn & Art Gallery In Pipersville, PA

by Heather McGurrin on November 22, 2023

If you are looking for one of the most cozy and unique getaways sure to bring you a sense of calm, relaxation, and comfort, Galvanized Inn & Art Gallery is the place to be! Upon arrival, my husband and I were greeted by one of the most amicable and hospitable couples we have ever met, Sherri and Ed, the owners of this awesome inn located in beautiful Pipersville, Pennsylvania. Within minutes of…

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Pocket Park It Like A Local

by Jennifer Fritch on November 9, 2023

New Hope is well known for its eclectic shops, amazing restaurants, panoramic views of the Delaware River and regional theater. If you want to experience it like a true local, spend some time in one of the many “pocket parks” or tiny, green oases the town has to offer. They can be a welcomed respite for your tired feet or a fun way to steal a private moment with someone you love. Some of these…

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