Whether it’s taking a food tour, catching a horse race or seeing a show, Bucks County has all you need for a fun-filled weekend. Be sure to check out all there is to do for Father’s Day. Here are our picks for exciting things to do this 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
Join the Bucks County Gilbert and Sullivan Society for their live performance of the timeless musical classic, Pirates of Penzance, this weekend! With charming songs, comedic characters and a gripping story, this is a show sure to please the whole family! Reservations are required.
When: June 14, 8 p.m.
Where: Delaware Valley University
Cost: Adults $25; Seniors & Students $20
Celebrate the incoming weekend at New Hope Winery this Friday night, as they host EagleMania, an Eagles tribute band! Indulge in a glass of wine from the venue’s onsite vineyard as you sing along to hits like “Hotel California” and more! Reservations are required.
When: June 14, 8 – 10 p.m.
Where: New Hope Winery
There’s magic in the air in Bucks County! Considered one of the greatest card magicians of all time, Jason Ladanye will stun audiences this Friday evening at the Smoke & Mirrors Magic Theater. After this evening, you’ll never look at a deck of cards the same! Reservations are required.
When: June 14, 8 – 9:30 p.m.
Where: Smoke & Mirrors Magic Theater
Unwind from a long week in the fresh air on the lawn at the Market at DelVal! Enjoy locally sourced refreshments, and LIVE entertainment! There’s fun for the whole family, with inflatable attractions for the kids and an on-site creamery!
When: June 14, 6 – 9 p.m.
Where: The Market at DelVal
Love is in the air in Bucks County! Join the Bristol Riverside Theatre for an evening of classic, romantic hits. From “It Had to be You” to “Just in Time,” immerse yourself in the timeless music you know and love. Reservations are Required
When: June 14, 8 p.m.
Where: Bristol Riverside Theatre
Relax at the Broken Goblet this Friday evening with a cold brew and LIVE entertainment! Join singer-songwriter Moot Davis, whose work has been featured in movies like “The Hills Have Eyes” and “Crash” for an evening of rock and roll.
When: June 14, 7 – 11 p.m.
Where: The Broken Goblet
Saturday, June 15
Taste Bucks County as you explore the charming towns of New Hope and Lambertville on this walking food tour! Amid the historic sights and breathtaking views, you’ll stop at FIVE of the best restaurants in the area! Reservations are required.
When: June 15, 1 – 4 p.m.
Where: Delaware River Towns Visitors Center
Join the New Hope Winery as they host Peter Noone, famed singer from Herman’s Hermits. A multi-talented entertainer appealing to all age groups, Noone will perform hits like “I’m Into Something Good” and “Silhouettes.” Reservations are required.
When: June 15, 8 p.m.
Where: New Hope Winery
Join the Bucks County Branch of the Woman’s National Farm & Garden Association as they host their annual Designed for Nature Garden Tour. This all-day tour features six Doylestown area gardens transitioning to use native plants and innovative water management systems.
When: June 15, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Where: Doylestown Library
Cost: $10 advance, $15 at door
Gather the family for a day of outdoor adventures on the FINAL day of Shady Brook’s Strawberry Festival. Pick juicy, ripe strawberries right from the field. After, enjoy lawn games, live music, inflatable attractions, and more in a summer celebration not to be missed!
When: June 15, 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Where: Shady Brook Farm
Craving rare finds and unique pieces? Stop by McConkey’s Craft Market this weekend for artisan crafts, repurposed treasures, handmade jewelry, and more! As you shop, indulge delicious food trucks, and enjoy live music!
When: June 15, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Where: Washington Crossing Historic Park
Catch this timeless masterpiece before its final curtain call this Saturday! Experience the nail-biting suspense of this musical about a crime gone wrong, that will leave you on the edge of you seat throughout the show! Reservations are required.
When: June 15, 8 p.m.
Where: Bucks County Playhouse
Celebrate the beauty of life at this stunning festival at the Falls Township Community Park. As the sun dips below the horizon, unify the dreams of you and your loved ones as you send your lantern onto the calm waters. Amid the magic, enjoy local food trucks, street vendors, and live music.
When: June 15, 6 – 10 p.m.
Where: Falls Township Community Park
Under the twinkle of moonlight, embark on a kayaking adventure from Silver Lake Park to an island in the middle of Magnolia Lake. Once there, indulge warm, toasted marshmallows by a roaring campfire. This adventure is recommended for individuals 18 and older who have kayaked at least once before. Reservations are required.
When: June 15, 6:30 – 9:30 p.m.
Where: Silver Lake Nature Center
Sunday, June 16
Gather the family for Peace Valley Park’s annual fishing derby! This catch and release derby is for children aged 5 through 15. Be sure to bring a bucket, bait, a fishing pole, and barb less hooks! Pre-registration is required. Children under 14 must be accompanied by an adult over 18 years of age.
When: June 16, 7:30 a.m.
Where: Peace Valley Park
Cost: Single Child $7.89. Multiple Children of Same Family $17.31
Celebrate dad with a day at the races! Enjoy live music, and free family fun at the Picnic grove at Parx. All dads receive a free Parx Racing program. Test your luck by betting on races, with over 50 cash and prize winners throughout the day.
When: June 16, 1 – 5 p.m.
Where: PARX Picnic Grove
A Father’s Day celebration the whole family will enjoy! Gear up in your favorite sports gear, and bring dad to meet mascots from his favorite teams at the special Father’s Day Fan Zone. Bring your appetite, because dad’s meal is free at the delicious Father’s Day Dine breakfast buffet!
When: June 15-16, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Where: Sesame Place
Immerse yourself in artifacts from the past at the annual Tri State Coin & Stamp Show! Observe a plethora of historic pieces at this event featuring over 20 dealers.
When: June 16, 9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Where: Sheraton Bucks County Hotel
With Cuban-style barbeque, games, craft beer, and quality family time, how could dad have a better day? Join the Moss Mill Brewing Company as they help you celebrate with fun activities and beer specials!
When: June 16, 1 – 6 p.m.
Where: Moss Mill Brewing Company
Cost: Free to Attend
Soak up the sun and celebrate dad with a special lunch for him! Gather the family and head to Crossing Vineyards and Winery for a traditional barbeque, delicious drinks, and fun lawn games! What more could dad ask for? Reservations are required.
When: June 16, 12 – 2 p.m.
Where: Crossing Vineyards and Winery