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Bucks County Summer Concert Preview: 11 Places to Catch Live Entertainment

by Brooke Hillman on June 1, 2021

Live entertainment is making a comeback and you can catch musical acts, including local jazz trios, big-name performers, and tribute bands at venues throughout Bucks County this summer. From tableside dinner music to amphitheater concerts, this is your guide to the best places to see a live show! 1. Bristol Riverside Theatre Bristol This professional, regional theater in the historic district of…

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Top 15 Instagrammable Places in Bucks County

by Brooke Hillman on May 4, 2021

In Bucks County, it’s not hard to find a perfect place to take a photo. The trouble is choosing which one to post! With so many picturesque places and captivating experiences, it can be tough to know which ones would make the best Instagram shot. To hopefully make it a little easier, I’ve put together a list of the top locations to Instagram in Bucks County. From back roads to state parks, these…

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Spend a Winter's Day in New Hope

by Cora Berke on January 13, 2020

“Winter is not a season, it’s a celebration.”- Anamika Mishra Now that the holidays are over and the last Auld Lang Syne has been sung, it’s time to snuggle into winter. Having a January birthday, I have always been a “winter girl” and New Hope is the perfect place to be. Whether you are walking along the canal in the stillness that only winter can provide or warming up with a hot chocolate and a…

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Fall Dining 2019: What's New in New Hope

by Cora Berke on November 11, 2019

“It looked like the world was covered in a cobbler crust of brown sugar and cinnamon.”- Sarah Addison Adler If summer is barbecue, ice cream and lemonade; autumn is stew, apple crisp and cappuccino. With a bit of chill in the air, it’s time to come inside and enjoy a meal at one of the new restaurants in New Hope, PA. Whether you are seated by a fire or watching the leaves glistening on the river…

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A Weekend Along the Bucks County Genius Belt

by Louise Feder on September 16, 2019

I don’t know about you, but back-to-school season always makes me want to return to a favorite subject. So, what better time to spend a weekend along the Bucks County Genius Belt? A term used in the first half of the 20 th century to describe the area’s wealth of artists, craftspeople, authors, and playwrights, it’s fair to say Bucks County’s cultural legacy is at the very heart of our region’s…

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How To Have the Ultimate Bachelorette Party in Bucks County

by Erin Brooks on August 26, 2019

Hello, fellow Bucks County brides and grooms to-be! These days, bachelorette parties are more than just single night events. Many people hop on planes and plan an entire vacation out of it! But a local trip can be just as fun (if not MORE fun!), and if you’re looking for ideas, look no further than a bachelorette in Bucks County. As we neared the final countdown for my wedding, my soon to be…

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How to Spend a Day in and Around Bucks County Audubon Society

by Louise Feder on August 9, 2019

It’s official. We’ve reached that point in the summer where it’s too hot on the playground and too stuffy inside. The kid is restless, I’m out of iced coffee – you know what that means, right? Time for an adventure! Today my three-year-old son, Howie, and I are off to the Bucks County Audubon Society . STOP ONE: Breakfast and Packing Since we’re packing a picnic lunch today, Howie and I lived it…

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Off the Beaten Path: New Hope Hidden Gems

by Cora Berke on July 22, 2019

"Summer's lease hath all too short a date," William Shakespeare. Don’t let this summer pass you by without a trip to New Hope, PA. Whether you come for a day or two or more, you can find something for everyone. Meandering through New Hope’s quaint streets, there are hidden gems just waiting to be discovered. I have put together a list of my favorites and hope you enjoy them as much as I do! Happy…

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What's Up This Weekend: 10+ Museum Exhibits to Enjoy, Festivals to Attend and Butterflies to See!

by Jenna Scull on July 17, 2019

Celebrate the 50th anniversary of the lunar landing, catch a film at the New Hope Film Festival, and take a scenic hike around the Bucks County Audubon Society to explore nature and Bucks County butterflies! 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, July 19 A…

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What's Up This Weekend: 10+ Independence Day Celebrations to Enjoy and Fireworks to See!

by Jenna Scull on July 3, 2019

Read below to find out about the excellent events taking place this weekend and choose some to attend! Enjoy the 70 th Tinicum Arts Festival, participate in Independence Day Celebrations, and honor our nation's birthday with a variety of firework shows! 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…

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