Explore the scenic grounds of Bucks County all while getting a workout in! Bike along the Delaware River with River Towns Ride on Friday or Cycle & Sip on Saturday. Take Sunday to relax with Bubbles and Breakfast at Crossing Vineyards and Winery.

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, April 26

Copy of Bowman's Hill Wildflower Preserve

2019 Spring Wildflower Gala

Don’t miss the 16th annual Spring Wildflower Gala at the Preserve! Explore the grounds and beautiful views with an evening walk along the trails, dancing, and of course, a gourmet spring-themed meal. Reservations are required.

When: April 27, 5 – 10 p.m.

Where: Bowman’s Hill Wildflower Preserve

Cost: $250

Becky Shaw at the Spring Garden Mill

Take the night off and see the hilariously relatable play, Becky Shaw. Including themes of family dysfunction, ambition, and honesty. Recommended for audience members ages 16 and up.

When: April 26 – 28, 8 p.m.

Where: Spring Garden Mill

Cost: $18 cash, $19 credit card

Frog Walk and Night Hike

Continue the Earth Day celebration with frogs and hiking! Get up close and personal with Spring Peepers, Leopard Frogs, Green Frogs, and other local amphibians. Reservations are required.

When: April 26, 7 – 8:30 p.m.

Where: Bucks County Audubon Society

Cost: $15

PEEPS ® in the Village at Peddler's Village

Attend the last weekend of the first annual “PEEPS® Show” in Peddler’s Village! More than 70 creative displays such as wall art, dioramas, and sculptures of the Pennsylvania-made bunny will be in the Village Courtyard all weekend.

When: April 26 – 28, 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.

Where: Peddler’s Village

Cost: Free to attend

River Towns Ride

Bike along the historic Delaware River through the towns of New Hope, Stockton, Lambertville, and more. After your ride, enjoy a delicious lunch at the 1770’s Lumberville General Store. Reservations are required.

When: April 26, 9:30 – 12:30 p.m.

Where: Lumberville General Store

Cost: $45

Barnyard to Beaux Arts

In an effort to preserve the history of Cairnwood Estate, their team has partnered with the Friends of the Bryn Athyn Farm! Support a great cause and have fun with farm to table stations, live entertainment, surprises, and more. Reservations are required.

When: April 26, 7 p.m.

Where: Cairnwood Estate

Cost: $150

Saturday, April 27

Kid at Peddler's Village 2

Spring KidsFest at Peddler’s Village

Join for the first annual Peddler’s Village first-ever KidsFest! Bring the little ones for a fun-filled day of health and wellness activities, hands-on crafts, live entertainment, and more.

When: April 27 – 28, 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Where: Peddler’s Village

Cost: Free to attend

4th Saturdays with Grandma’s Table (And a Food Truck!)

Listen to musical artists Justin and Brian play acoustic covers in the taproom and munch on delicious surf and turf from the Bad Mother Shuckers food truck!

When: April 27, 7 – 11 p.m.

Where: Naked Brewing Co.

Cost: Free to attend

Cycle & Sip

Enjoy a scenic ride from New Hope to Washington Historic Park on the Delaware Canal Towpath! After your trip, take a break and sip on wine from Crossing Vineyards and Winery. Reservations are required.

When: April 27, 10 a.m – 1:30 p.m.

Where: Cavallo Park

Cost: $50

Food Tour: Exploring Lambertville and New Hope

Walk along a guided tour of the two historic cities and enjoy the views, shopping, and food! The tour covers two miles and will include five tastings. Reservations are required.

When: April 27, 1 – 4 p.m.

Where: Delaware River Towns Visitors Center

Cost: $60

Melissa Manchester Live at New Hope Winery

Watch Grammy award-winning entertainer, Melissa Manchester, for a great cause. The intimate night of music benefits Lulu’s Rescue, a non-profit organization that rescues puppies of all sizes! Reservations are required and tickets include a meet and greet with Melissa.

When: April 27, 8 – 9 p.m.

Where: New Hope Winery

Cost: $75 – $125

Photo Studio Open House

Meet local photographer, Brooke Straiton for a free family-friendly event! Featuring $5 on-the-spot photos, treats from Libby’s Sweet escapes, giveaways, grand prizes, and more.

When: April 27, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Where: Brooke Straiton Photography

Cost: Free to attend

Spring Group Art Show

Explore the springtime beauty of the Bucks County countryside with a mix of landscape and still life paintings in oil, pastel, acrylic, and watercolor. Saturday features a special opening day panel at 6 p.m. to meet the artists!

When: April 27, 10 a.m. – 7 p.m. and April 28, 12 a.m. – 5 p.m

Where: Chapman Gallery

Cost: Free to attend

Tyler Formal Gardens & Landscaping Lecture

Listen to Ethan Kauffman speak about Stoneleigh Garden, a brand new garden in nearby Villanova, PA! Kauffman will give you a peek into the process of creating a garden, it’s history, and his experience. 

When: April 27, 10 – 11 a.m.

Where: Zlock Performing Arts Center

Cost: $5 – $15

Wheat and Sheep Day

Visit the Thompson-Neely House & Farmstead to see Colonial sheep shearing and milling activities. Other colonial trades such as blacksmithing, spinning, and barrel making will take place as well!

When: April 27, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Where: Washington Crossing Historic Park

Cost: $4 – $8

Sunday, April 28

Angelina's Bake Shop

Swan Queen Ballerina Experience

Bring the little ones to meet the Swan Queen Ballerina, enjoy sweet treats, and receive mini-makeovers! Children will also have the opportunity to learn introductory level ballet choreography during the play. 

When: April 28, 4 – 6 p.m.

Where: Angelina’s Bake Shop

Cost: $15/child, 1 free adult ticket per child

Visit Bucks County Restaurant Week

Sample yummy food and drinks at restaurants all over Bucks County! Take the opportunity to give back to the community by dining at one of the many restaurants that donates to the United Way's Bucks Knocks Out Hunger or make your own donation.

When: April 28 - May 4

Where: Select Bucks County Restaurants

Cost: $25 - $35

44th Bucks County Designer House & Gardens House Tour

Walk through the historic House and Gardens on this two-hour tour! Receive a notebook and maps of the grounds to follow along with the designer’s work. Take home some of your favorite pieces because all items displayed in the rooms and gardens are for sale!

When: April 28, 12 – 4 p.m.

Where: Peppermint Farm

Cost: $30 – $35

Beer Brewing and Garden Highlights

Meet Pennsbury Manor’s gardeners and learn about the spring events in the Kitchen Garden. Afterward, stop into the brewery for some drinks and relaxation!

When: April 28, 1 – 4 p.m.

Where: Pennsbury Manor

Cost: $5 – $9

Bubbles and Breakfast

Bring the girls out for a relaxing Sunday morning filled with drinks and the most important meal of the day! Featuring a sparkling wine bar with mimosas and cocktails, live entertainment, and breakfast served in the Garden Room. Reservations are required.

When: April 28, 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Where: Crossing Vineyards and Winery

Cost: $45

Let’s Bake Together!

Spend your Sunday afternoon filled with family fun and of course, baking! Prepare various cakes, cookies, and more. Reservations are required.

When: April 28, 2:30 – 4 p.m.

Where: Let’s Cook! Kitchen

Cost: $30 – $35

Sacred Arts Festival at Glencairn Museum

Become one with your faith and witness demonstrations using metal, glass, sand, and ink, to create unique expressions of religion. Listen to live music, walk through an exhibition, join in a cellphone audio tour, and relax in the Castle Café.

When: April 28, 1 – 5 p.m.

Where: Glencairn Museum

Cost: $8 – $10