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New Hope Railroad

HOW TO SPEND SPRING BREAK WITH THE FAMILY IN BUCKS COUNTY

School’s out, the weather’s warming up and the kids are in need of some fun (as are you!). Check out our suggestions on how to spend a three-day spring break weekend in Bucks County with the family.

  • PEEPS® in the Village / Peddler's Village

DAY 1

MORNING

Metro Diner
Indulge in large portions of your favorite comfort foods like Cinnamon Roll Pancakes, Fried Chicken and Waffles and Croissant French toast. Put your appetite to the test and try the Metro Pancake: The 12-Inch Challenge!

AFTERNOON

PEEPS in the Village
This spring, Peddler’s Village will present a family-oriented “PEEPS® show”—called PEEPS® in the Village—from Monday, March 22 through Saturday, April 17. Housed in a spacious indoor area in the Village Courtyard, the colorful display will include more than 70 creations of wall art, dioramas, and sculpture, all prominently featuring the popular Pennsylvania-made bunnies, chicks, and other candies.

Giggleberry Fair
Giggleberry Fair is home to the Grand Carousel, a fully restored 1922 carousel featuring 46 hand-carved wood figures, including horses, giraffes, lions and even a spotted hog! Stop by the Game Room, which features more than 40 fun arcade-style games for parents and children of all ages. Giggleberry Fair is part of Peddler’s Village, an 18th-century-shopping village that boasts more than 70 unique shops.

EVENING

Earl's New American
The farm-to-table approach at Earl's New American in Peddler's Village isn't just for adults. Kids will love the children's menu, including Earl's peanut butter and jelly sandwiches with apple slices.

DAY 2

AFTERNOON

New Hope & Ivyland Railroad
All aboard! This 1925 steam locomotive pulls passengers from New Hope to Lahaska on a nine mile, 45-minute ride through the Bucks County countryside. Hourly excursions run year-round and the railroad also runs seasonal trains for many holidays, including Easter with the Easter Bunny Express running the week before and of Easter.

EVENING

Green Parrot
Try a wood-fired meal at the Green Parrot in Newtown. Green Parrot's pub menu features thick-cut burgers and pizza, all cooked in the Green Parrot's 100% wood-fired oven.

Home2 Suites by Hilton
This Warminster-Horsham hotel offers an indoor saline pool to help you relax and unwind as just one of their many amenities. Fuel up the next morning with a complimentary breakfast because the convenient location allows for an exciting trip to Sesame PlaceMercer Museum or Peddler's Village

  • Peddler's Village

DAY 3

MORNING

Explore a local park
Whether it's a bike ride through Tyler State Park, a hike along Idlewood Trail in Langhorne or discovering the hidden gems in Fallsington, now is the time to get some fresh air after a long, cold winter with the family!

AFTERNOON

Sweet Spots Trail
Get your sweet tooth on. With chocolate rabbits of Eastertime right around the corner, hit three or more spots along the Sweet Spots Trail, which includes more than 40, stamp them on your digital passport and win a free Bucky plush stuffed animal! 

Continental Tavern
Built in 1877, the Continental Tavern has been serving Yardley and Bucks County for more than a century. This landmark restaurant offers traditional American dishes like chicken pot pie and some of the best burgers in Bucks County.