Celebrate Fourth of July weekend with festive firework-filled events in Bucks County! Indulge in an all-American barbecue picnic, enjoy a patriotic concert with a firework finale, watch a “Rebels vs. Redcoats” car show and much more! 

Peddler’s Village is celebrating the holiday weekend with a Red, White & Blue BBQ Bash, inviting guests to savor an all-American feast and explore family-friendly activities while listening to live music. Pack a picnic and head to Tinicum Park for patriotic tunes and a firework grand finale during the Concert Under the Stars. Washington Crossing Historic Park is pitting American and French cars against British and German automobiles during its first-ever “Rebels vs. Redcoats” car show!

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 29

Bucks County Playhouse in the Evening

42nd Street Debut Weekend at the Bucks County Playhouse

Celebrate the magic of Broadway with one of show business’s most beloved fables! Peggy Sawyer, a talented young performer straight off the bus from Allentown, PA, arrives in New York armed with her tap shoes and big dreams. Can she dance her way from chorus girl to star?

When: June 29 – July 1, check online for showtimes

Where: Bucks County Playhouse

Cost: $40 - $80

Summer Wine Concert at the Market at DelVal

Bring the whole family to relax on the lawn and enjoy great LIVE entertainment by local musicians, while sipping on locally made Rose Bank Winery wines or PA craft beers at the Market at DelVal.

When: June 29, 6 – 9 p.m.

Where: The Market at DelVal

Cost: $3

Butterfly House Tours at Churchville Nature Center

The Butterfly House at the Churchville Nature Center will be opening this year for a full season of fun! Starting the weekend, guests can explore the nature center and observe these beautiful insects.

When: June 29 – July 1, 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Where: Churchville Nature Center

Cost: $8

Escape Rooms: Cottage in the Woods & Witches in the Woods

Visit the Pennsbury Manor for an evening exploration of their Escape Rooms, transporting you back in time to solve a serial murder and a witchcraft mystery.

When: June 29, 6 – 10:30 p.m.

Where: Pennsbury Manor

Cost: $35

Xcite Fight Night 2

Joe Hand Promotions returns to Parx Casino® for Joe Hand’s Xcite Fight Night 2. The event will once again highlight Philadelphia-area fighters looking to prove they have what it takes to move to the next level.

When: June 29, 7:30 – 10:30 p.m.

Where: Xcite Center

Cost: $50 – $100

Summer Unwined Concerts at Shady Brook Farms

Party at Shady Brook Farm all summer long…and you’re invited! Come for live music by local bands, wines by Rose Bank Winery, locally brewed craft beer, signature cocktails featuring PA distilled spirits, great food, lawn games, and fun for the kiddos.

When: June 29, 5:30 – 10:30 p.m.

Where: Shady Brook Farm

Cost: $5

“Racing: A Need for Speed” at Mercer Museum

The Mercer Museum’s “Racing: A Need for Speed” exhibit explores the colorful history of racing in Bucks County, PA and the nearby Delaware Valley, from the footraces of the native Lenape to the fairs and horse tracks of the 1800s, to the auto speedways and bicycle velodromes of the 20th century. Meet groundbreaking African-American motor racers during the Black American Racers panel this Saturday!

When: June 29 – July 1, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Where: Mercer Museum

Cost: Included with admission

Summer Wine & Music Series at Crossing Vineyards

Enjoy wine, beer and cheese as you listen to live musical performances along Crossing Vineyards and Winery’s gorgeous countryside property.

When: June 29, 7 p.m.

Where: Crossing Vineyards and Winery

Cost: $15 in advance; $20 at the door

 “American Moderns” and “View Finders” at James A. Michener Art Museum

“American Moderns: The Legacy of Gerry and Marguerite Lenfest?” features 27 works from Gerry and Marguerite Lenfest that highlight the development of modern art in America. “View Finders: Four Photographic Voices” illuminates the work of four local, contemporary photographers who represent four distinct approaches to the medium.

When: June 29 – July 1, 10 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Where: James. A Michener Art Museum

Cost: Free to attend

Back-YARDS Sips at Warrington Country Club

The Warrington Country Club has teamed up with Yards Brewing to bring you a taste of summer to Bucks County’s backyards. Enjoy unlimited beer and wine, an all you can eat assortment of BBQ themed summer time food and interactive games.

When: June 29, 7 – 10 p.m.

Where: Warrington Country Club

Cost: $49

Never Too Late at DCP Theatre

DCP Theatre presents, Never Too Late, a comedy by Sumner Arthur Long. Follow the Lambert family as unexpected news changes their lives forever – a must see comedy!

When: June 29, 8 – 10 p.m.

Where: DCP Theatre

Cost: $16 - $18

Saturday, June 30

Celebrate one of summer's favorite fruits with a weekend full of treats and swinging country music during the Bluegrass & Blueberries Festival at Peddler's Village!

Red, White & Blue BBQ Bash in Peddler’s Village

Visit Peddler’s Village to celebrate the Fourth of July with a Classic Barbecue Picnic, where guests will be treated to all-American grilled favorites, live music, family entertainment and kids’ activities.

When: June 30, 12 – 5 p.m.

Where: Peddler’s Village

Cost: Free to attend

Concert Under the Stars at Tinicum Park

Celebrate the Fourth of July Holiday weekend with an evening of light classical, popular, and patriotic music and a grand fireworks finale under the stars along the banks of the Beautiful Delaware River. Plan a picnic and enjoy seeing the night sky light up during this quintessential regional tradition.

When: June 30, 6 p.m. (Concert begins at 8 p.m.)

Where: Tinicum Park

Cost: $25
Bucks County Wine Month

Explore the Bucks County Wine Trail for its second annual Bucks County Wine Month! The eight family-owned wineries will celebrate in their own unique ways. Visit the wineries and enjoy live music, wine tastings, specialty pairings, wine slushies, new wine releases, Father's Day festivities and more!

When: June 29 – 30

Where: Bucks County Wine Trail

Cost: Pay as you go

#1000 Follower Summer Luau at Moss Mill Brewing

The Moss Mill Brewing Company is celebrating reaching #1000followers by having a luau party! The luau will benefit Wags Rescue & Referral of Southampton, PA.  Join them for a day of food, drinks, luau games, and prizes supporting a good cause!

When: June 30, 3 – 11 p.m.

Where: Moss Mill Brewing Company

Cost: Free to attend

Full Moon Kayak Excursion

Join the Silver Lake Nature Center in an evening kayak trip through Silver Lake into Magnolia Lake. Attendees will dock on an island in Magnolia Lake for marshmallow roasting before returning to Silver Lake on a moonlit journey. New to kayaking? Take an intro class at the Silver Lake Nature center at 3 p.m. the same day! Early birds can also enjoy kayak fishing at 9 a.m. Reservations are required.

When: June 30, 6:30 – 9:30 p.m.

Where: Silver Lake Nature Center

Cost: $35

Civil War Cycle Tour

Cycle through Doylestown’s Civil War history, see the home and graves of generals, learn about Bucks County’s link to the Underground RR and then tour the Bucks County Civil War Museum and Library. Reservations are required.

When: June 30, 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Where: Bucks County Civil War Museum

Cost: $40

Live Music at the (Crossing) Vineyard!

Stop by Crossing Vineyards any weekend this Winter and relax with a “Crossing Cocktail,” a frosty YARDS Beer, or wine by the glass or bottle. “Un-wined” after a busy work week with live music and dancing.

When: June 30, 1 – 5 p.m.

Where: Crossing Vineyards and Winery

Cost: Pay as you go

Music on Main: Tie-Dye Hillbilly

Enjoy fantastic bluegrass party music under the open sky with a Tie Dye Hillbilly Dance Party! This is a BYOB and picnic-friendly event, so explore nearby take-out eateries around Yardley.

When: June 30, 6 – 8 p.m.

Where: Buttonwood Plaza

Cost: Free to attend

Saturday Morning Bird Walk at Churchville Nature Center

Join the Churchville Nature Center every Saturday morning for an early morning bird walk with an experienced bird watcher.

When: June 16, 7 – 9 a.m.

Where: Churchville Nature Center

Cost: Free to attend

Walter Calvert, Artist – “A Retrospective”

The Doylestown Historical Society is honored to exhibit a Walter Calvert Retrospective, celebrating his art work from publications like the Philadelphia Inquirer, Saturday Evening Post, Bucks County Traveler and more during this first-time exhibit. Judy Yerkes, daughter of W. Walter “Cal” Calvert, a Bucks County artist and illustrator, will host the exhibit of her father’s original paintings and illustrations.

When: June 30, 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Where: Doylestown Historical Society

Cost: Free to attend

Sunday, July 1

The 500-acre park is the site where General George Washington and his Continental Army crossed the Delaware River on Christmas night in 1776 and marched to Trenton, New Jersey.

Rebels vs. Redcoats: A Revolutionary Car Show at Washington Crossing Park

Visit the Washington Crossing Park as they kick-off their multi-day Independence Day celebration with its first-ever “Rebels vs. Redcoats” car show – pinning American and French cars against British and German vehicles.

When: July 1, 12 – 4 p.m.

Where: Washington Crossing Historic Park

Cost: Free to attend

Historic Trades at Pennsbury Manor

Meet the joyners, blacksmiths and wool spinners that call Pennsbury Manor their home as they demonstrate their skills to visitors touring the property!

When: July 1, 1 – 4 p.m.

Where: Pennsbury Manor

Cost: Free with admission

Goat Yoga at Mountain Pride Farm

Goat Yoga is returning to Mountain Pride Farm! Stretch and destress in the company of adorable goats from the farm. Reservations are required.

When: July 1, 9 – 10 a.m.

Where: Mountain Pride Farm

Cost: $35