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Behind the Scenes: From the Locals Podcast - Peddler's Village

by Brooke Hillman on December 2, 2020

If there is any place in Bucks County that makes you feel like you’ve stepped into the pages of a story book, Peddler’s Village is it. The iconic Bucks County destination is known for its charming colonial-style buildings, award-winning gardens, seasonal festivals, and distinctive shopping, dining, and lodging. It’s a place that holds Bucks County traditions for many families, including mine, and…

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#HolidaysinBucksCo in 2020: Peddler's Village

by Heather McGurrin on December 1, 2020

Oh, what an experience Peddler’s Village is this particular year during the holidays! I highly recommend checking it out, even during the daytime. In years’ past, I have gone to this beautiful place in Lahaska, Pennsylvania (a stone’s throw from New Hope) in the evening just to see the sparkling light display. At night, during the holiday months, it has NEVER been a disappointment. The lights in…

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A Sunny (and Safe!) Fall Day at Peddler’s Village

by Jennifer Rogers Burns on October 10, 2020

No matter the season, Peddler's Village is one of the most charming places in Bucks County. From the shops, to the dining, to the seasonal events that take place on its beautifully-landscaped grounds, Peddler's has something for everybody! Trust me — I love it so much, I had my wedding reception there last October! Peddler's Village is located in Lahaska just a few short miles from New Hope, is…

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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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What’s Up This Weekend: 20 Shows to See, Tours to Take and Fun to be Had!

by Madeline McLaughlin on May 29, 2019

Sink your teeth into some strawberries, catch a play or discover some art! Not your style? Wind down with some outdoor music concerts, or sip on a brew while you practice your downward dog. 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 May 31 Mercer Museum Opening…

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What’s Up This Weekend: 20+ Family-Friendly Activities!

by Bucky on May 15, 2019

Bring the whole family for a weekend of fun-filled, family-friendly activities! Start off with an outdoor summer concert followed by the 41 st Annual Strawberry Festival at Peddler’s Village. See New Hope ablaze in color, or stop by Parx Casino® for the First Annual Bucks County Food & Wine Festival! Check out our guide below for details on this weekend’s must-see events around the County. Stay…

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Nourish and Recharge with Four of Bucks County’s Best Clean Eating Joints

by Brooke Hillman on March 1, 2019

Mid-winter have you feeling like you’ve had too much comfort food and couch time and not enough leafy greens and movement? If you’re looking to break your sugar streak with some fibrous, vitamin-rich, healthy eats, Bucks County has you covered. From fruity bowls to protein packed breakfasts, here’s my list of the four best places for unique healthy bites in the area. (Bonus: all of these places…

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Cindy D.'s #BucksCountyMoment: A Bird's Eye View on Bowman's Hill Tower

March 2, 2015

It was a beautiful summer afternoon when my sister-in-law (a former Bucks County resident) was visiting from Houston, TX. We decided to go into New Hope and Peddler's Village for an afternoon of shopping, lunch, and scenery. One of our stops included Bowman's Tower. It was exciting to climb the tower and take in the amazing views. You can't help but think about George Washington while you are…

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