POINT PLEASANT >> Just as beach season officially starts, there has been another shark sighting at the Jersey shore!
BRISTOL BOROUGH >> The Lower Bucks County Juneteenth Committee invites the public to the first ever Juneteenth Festival to be held on Saturday, June 19 from 12 to 5 p.m. at Bristol Borough’s Waterfront Park, 100 Basin Park.
WASHINGTON CROSSING >> The public is invited to spend the extended Independence Day weekend at Washington Crossing Historic Park (PA). The schedule of events includes:
NEW HOPE >> The 12th Annual New Hope Film Festival (NHFF) is excited to announce its upcoming summer event after postponing the 2020 festival due to COVID.
NEWTOWN >> The public is invited to celebrate Father’s Day weekend at the historic Newtown Theatre with “Three Dads, One Mic” – a triple headliner, dad-themed comedy show on June 19 at 8 p.m.
BUCKS COUNTY >> Memorial Day weekend will see a return to some sense of normalcy as parades and ceremonies unfold in communities throughout Bucks County.
NEWTOWN BOROUGH >> The historic Newtown Theatre will host a series of cult classics this summer. The lineup includes Monty Python and the Holy Grail on June 5, The Last Waltz on June 25, The Princess Bride on June 26, Caddyshack on July 16, and The Big Lebowski on July 31. All films wi…
Crossing Vineyards and Winery will kick off its 18th annual Summer Wine and Music Series on Friday, June 18. The 2021 program will feature eight performances, including oldies groups, the best homegrown talent and some terrific tribute bands.
DOYLESTOWN >> The talented musicians of the Youth Orchestra of Bucks County (YOBC) will perform at the C&N Amphitheater in Doylestown’s Central Park on Sunday, May 23. Bring a blanket and outdoor chairs.
NEW HOPE >> “Eddie Bruce Celebrates the Music and Magic of Tony Bennett” will have two performances at Bucks County Playhouse on Saturday, May 29 at 8 p.m and Sunday, May 30 at 2 p.m. Tickets are $40. For information visit, BucksCountyPlayhouse.org. He’ll perform with pianist/arranger …
LOWER MAKEFIELD >> This month AOY Art Center is celebrating the historic Towns of Yardley and Newtown with a community-wide Plein Air event entitled “Our Towns Through Artists’ Eyes.”
WRIGHTSTOWN >> The Wrightstown Farmers Market 16th season opens on Saturday, May 1 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m., returning to The Middletown Grange, 576 Penns Park Road, Newtown 18940. The season runs Saturdays, May 1 to Nov. 20, rain or shine.
LOWER MAKEFIELD >> The AOY Art Center opens its third and final session of its spring Members Spotlight Show - Session 3 featuring seven new artists.
FAIRLESS HILLS >> A Food Truck Festival benefiting the 2021 Pennsbury High School Senior Prom will roll onto the Pennsbury High School East Campus on Hood Boulevard in Fairless Hills on Saturday, May 1 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. In addition to an assortment of food, the Pennsbury Jazz Band…
NEW HOPE BOROUGH >> The African American Museum of Bucks County, (AAMBC) will bring its exhibit, “Building on the Dream: From Africa to Bucks County” to another distinguished museum in Bucks County, The Parry Mansion Museum, located at 45 South Main Street in New Hope.
HARRISBURG >> On the heels of President Biden’s infrastructure proposal announcement in Pittsburgh, the Pennsylvania Tourism Office is paving the way to highlight the Pennsylvania roots of America’s First Family through the self-guided road trip, "Joe & Jill: A Biden Trail."
BUCKS COUNTY >> Warmer weather is here! And Visit Bucks County has compiled the following list of new spring and summer releases - available for pick-up of course - along the Bucks County Ale Trail. Try them all with your passport to the Ale Trail! Click here for additional information…
NEW HOPE >> In his lifetime, New Hope photographer laureate Jack Rosen (1923 to 2006) created somewhere between a half and three quarters of a million images. The goal and mission of Jack Rosen, LLC, spearheaded by Rosen’s son Rick, has been to catalog, digitize, and make a continually…
BUCKS COUNTY >> A group of teenage musicians from the Youth Orchestra of Bucks County are volunteering their time to combat food insecurity, a growing problem in the community.
NEW HOPE >> Bucks County Playhouse will launch its Spring music series with a concert by Lehigh Valley Blues-Rock legend, Craig Thatcher, and his frequent collaborator, accomplished keyboardist, Cliff Starkey. Thatcher and Starkey will perform at the iconic New Hope venue on April 2 an…
BRISTOL >> The public is invited to join a Virtual Conversation with Rear Admiral Margaret Grun Kibben, a former resident of Bucks County, on Wednesday, March 24 from 3 to 4:00 p.m. in celebration of Women’s History Month. The event is hosted by the Bucks County Community College, Lowe…
NEW HOPE >> A new exhibition, "Scenes and Dreams along the Delaware," by Joshua Lance opened March 6 at Scrambled! Gallery of Gifts, New Hope. The exhibition runs through April 25.
BENSALEM >> "America’s History Live: Welcome to Historic Newtown Hall," on display at the Bucks County Visitors Center in Bensalem through March 21, presents a dazzling and engaging opportunity to learn about the people behind the events that shaped the country.
NEWTOWN >> Bucks County Community College’s popular Wordsmiths Reading Series invites the public to hear award-winning poets Lynn Levin and Grady Chambers read from their works at 7:30 p.m on Friday, March 12.
DOYLESTOWN >> The Mercer Museum & Fonthill Castle, operated by the Bucks County Historical Society (BCHS), will hold a new slate of virtual programs this spring that are designed to bring local history and the legacy of Henry Chapman Mercer and his renowned concrete castles in the …
DOYLESTOWN >> The nonprofit Oscar Hammerstein Museum and Theatre Education Center (OHMTEC) has announced that several internationally prominent figures from the stage, film and vocal music world are joining as Honorary Advisory Board members in support of the museum.
MIDDLETOWN TOWNSHIP >> On February 20, 21, 27 and 28, kids and parents can let the good times roll at Sesame Place’s FIRST-EVER, family-friendly Mardi Gras Celebration!
DOYLESTOWN >> The Michener Art Museum reopened to the public Feb. 5 with a new exhibition, "Through the Lens: Modern Photography in the Delaware Valley."
LOWER MAKEFIELD >> This February AOY Art Center is showing its love of the arts, and the artists that create art with a celebration of the arts entitled “Love the Arts!”
WASHINGTON CROSSING >> The Friends of Washington Crossing Park will throw a virtual party for George Washington’s 289th birthday on Sunday, Feb. 14 at 1 p.m.
The Bucks County Community College Book Discussion Group, which first began talking about titles on the Newtown campus in 1988, has shifted its monthly meetings to an online format. The virtual gatherings now take place from 7:30 to 9 p.m. on the second Thursday of the month during the acade…
LAMBERTVILLE, NJ >> Artists Richard Harrington and Alla Podolsky will open a joint show, “Looking Forward,” on Thursday, February 4 at the Artists’ Gallery, 18 Bridge Street, Lambertville, NJ.
NEWTOWN BOROUGH >> Smoke & Mirrors Magic Theater will host a virtual, family friendly magic show on Friday, Jan. 22 at 8 p.m. to benefit the historic Newtown Theatre. Tickets are $20 for the entire family and are available at smokeandmirrorstheater.com.
NEW HOPE >> Children, teens and adults are invited to explore new skills and tap into hidden (and not so hidden) talents through Bucks County Playhouse’s Virtual Education Programs.
BUCKS COUNTY >> Force For Good (FFG), an original music and film venture founded by locally based Grammy-nominated composer and performer Jonathan Sprout, is premiering a virtual screening of its film, Organic, on Sunday, January 17 at 7 p.m. (EST).
PHILADELPHIA >> The Philadelphia Orchestra, in partnership with Global Citizen’s Greater Philadelphia Martin Luther King Day of Service, is proud to present its 31st annual Martin Luther King Jr. Tribute Concert online on Monday, January 18 beginning at 7 p.m. on www.philorch.org and w…
BRISTOL >> The Silver Lake Nature Center on Bath Road in Bristol begins the new year with guided trail walks on Sunday, Jan. 10 and 17 from 2 to 3 p.m.
MORRISVILLE >> ActorsNET celebrates the holidays by premiering a free online video presentation of Dear Brutus – a fantasy drama for grownups by J.M. Barrie, the author of Peter Pan.
LOWER MAKEFIELD >> AOY Art Center announces its winter 2021 selection of art and creative arts classes to help cultivate your creative side and have some fun this January.
NEW HOPE >> Singer Kim Sledge, a member of one of the most iconic music groups of the disco era, will take center stage at the historic Bucks County Playhouse for an all-new holiday concert. “Kim Sledge: Home for the Holidays — Live from Bucks County Playhouse” will make its world-wide…
WASHINGTON CROSSING >> Due to COVID-19 crowd-size restrictions, the public Delaware River crossing reenactment at Washington Crossing Historic Park (PA) on Christmas Day will not be held this year.
When the Covid pandemic cast its pall over the world this past spring, the Delaware Valley Music Club’s traditional Young Performers Concert had to be canceled, along with all other public performances.
YARDLEY >> Commonplace Reader presents an online event featuring local Psychologist and Author, Susan Apollon, on Wednesday evening, December 16 from 7 to 8 p.m.
PHILADELPHIA >> “Habitat: Nature’s Masterpiece” will welcome visitors next June 5 through 13, on the beautifully landscaped and centrally located historic grounds of FDR Park in South Philadelphia.
BUCKS COUNTY >> The African American Museum of Bucks County, (AAMBC) will present a special online program on Sunday, December 20 from 7 to 8:30 p.m. featuring "Standing on My Sisters' Shoulders," an award-winning documentary produced by the late social worker and museum benefactor, Jo…