by Betsy Natter There’s lots of buzz about the Spotted Lantern Fly in Montgomery County and the danger it poses to area plants and trees. But do you know how to identify one? Do you know what to do to help rid the area of this non-native and harmful pest? Learn how to help by [...]
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by Betsy Natter Need to brush up on your American History? Do you usually find learning history boring? Well, this summer enjoy The Complete History of America (Abridged) during a free outdoor theater experience and have a few laughs too. As the title suggests, this is a comedic play that spans 600 years of history [...]
by Betsy Natter Summer weather provides a great opportunity to dine al fresco and MontCo has some fantastic spots to enjoy a relaxing evening outdoors. Check out our list of great patios for dining outdoors this summer. Arpeggio B.Y.O.B. 1101 N Bethlehem Pk, Spring House, PA 19477 (215) 646-5055 Arpeggio is a community favorite located [...]
By Betsy Natter The Fourth of July brings parades, picnics, contests and of course, fireworks! Montgomery County has lots of ways to commemorate the founding of our nation this year. Check out where to celebrate near you. Ambler Kiwanis Carnival and Fireworks Wissahickon High School 521 Houston Rd, Ambler, PA 19422 This annual event [...]
If you’ve ever driven by one of Montgomery County’s grand old homes and wondered what it would be like to stroll the grounds or experience a few hours at one of these grand estates, this summer is your chance. Two local estates are hosting events where visitors can tour the buildings and learn about daily [...]
By Betsy Natter Throughout Montgomery County, great communities have come together to create great play spaces for their residents. Looking for fun beyond your own backyard? Try out one of these awesome parks to play, picnic and enjoy Montco's recreational spaces. Manderach Park (Limerick Community Park) 180 Swamp Pk., Schwenksville, PA 19473 This 70-acre park [...]
Montgomery County is a great place to soak up the summer sun, from splash pads to farmer's markets. Townships and cities multiply the fun with outdoor activities all season long. Whether you are looking for the perfect place to get outside and play or a place for you and your kids to learn a [...]
by Betsy Natter Artist Dora Ficher. Enjoy the beauty of MontCo’s many talented professional artists during the second annual Montgomery County Studio Tour. The open house driving tours will take place on Sat., June 9 and Sun., June 10 beginning at 10 am. The free tour event features 21 studios and 52 artists [...]
Tired of dinner and a movie or mini-golf as a date night standard? Looking for something different for an evening out with your special someone? Well, Montgomery County has many beautiful spots and unique venues where you can try something new and create great memories. Check out our ideas listed here and plan a unique [...]
You hear the call, right? "Come outside! Come outside!" Come on. You know you want to! #heedthecall #thinkspring #thinkwarmthoughts #getoutside #whatwillyoudiscover #exploreyourworld #publicgardens #templeambler #amblerarboretum #americasgardencapital A post shared by Temple University Ambler (@templeambler) on Apr 17, 2018 at 1:22pm PDT Perhaps one of Montgomery County’s best kept secrets is a beautiful garden spot [...]