MontCo Happening’s Weekend Picks: September 20 – September 22


Fall festivals, craft fairs and historical reenactments and more! There's so much to do in MontCo this weekend. Here are our picks, and you can always find more by visiting our Event Calendar. Plus, be sure to check out our Fall Guide all season long. Annual Holy Martyrs Fall Carnival When: Now through Saturday, September [...]

MontCo Happening’s Weekend Picks: September 20 – September 222019-09-16T17:17:29-04:00

Montgomery County Children’s Birthday Party Guide


Every parent wants their child to feel super special on their birthday. Often, what makes a celebration so great is the way it is tailored to the special interests of your child. If you’re looking for some new ideas or places to hold a memorable birthday party for the kids in your family, try one [...]

Montgomery County Children’s Birthday Party Guide2019-08-13T16:08:25-04:00

4th of July 2019 Guide


The Fourth of July brings parades, picnics, contests and of course, fireworks! Montgomery County has lots of ways to celebrate our nation’s 243rd birthday, so check out these events near you. Ambler Kiwanis Club of Ambler 4th of July (Photo from Facebook) Kiwanis Carnival and Fireworks Wissahickon High School 521 Houston Rd, Ambler, [...]

4th of July 2019 Guide2019-07-08T11:03:14-04:00

Cheap (Or Free!) Things to Do with Kids: Summer 2019


Limerick Bowl participates in the Kid Bowl Free summer program. (Photo by Michelle Reese) Did paying for summer camp kill your wallet? There are plenty of things you can do for free with the kids in Montgomery County this summer. Read on for some free and almost free deals in MontCo for Summer [...]

Cheap (Or Free!) Things to Do with Kids: Summer 20192019-09-02T23:31:44-04:00

MontCo Happening’s Weekend Picks: May 31 – June 2


Festivals, outdoor concerts, and more! It's starting to feel like summer in MontCo! Here are our picks for things to do this weekend. You can always find more to do by visiting our Events Calendar. And remember to check out our 2019 Summer Guide for fun events all summer long! Perkiomen Creek Sojourn When: Saturday, [...]

MontCo Happening’s Weekend Picks: May 31 – June 22019-05-29T13:51:27-04:00

10 Spots for Great Outdoor Dining in MontCo


By Betsy Natter One of the best parts of summer is the opportunity to be outside – even to eat! MontCo has no shortage of great spots to relax with a drink and well-prepared food while enjoying beautiful vistas, great music or magical moments with friends. Check out our picks for top spots for Outdoor [...]

10 Spots for Great Outdoor Dining in MontCo2019-09-02T23:30:04-04:00

MontCo Memorial Day Guide 2019


Memorial Day is about honoring our fallen soldiers who made the ultimate sacrifice while fighting for America and its citizens. Communities throughout Montgomery County will have music, floats, and waving flags honoring America’s soldiers this Memorial Day Weekend. Conshohocken Memorial Day Weekend Flag Planting Saturday, May 25 at 10 a.m. Help VFW Post 1074 honor [...]

MontCo Memorial Day Guide 20192019-05-28T10:55:03-04:00

MontCo St. Patrick’s Day 2019 Guide


Whether you hail from Irish roots or not, St. Patrick's Day has become a fun celebration with plenty of traditional Irish fare, music and dancing. We've gathered a list of happening spots to celebrate this year - from pubs to restaurants to family friendly activities. So put on your green and head into MontCo for [...]

MontCo St. Patrick’s Day 2019 Guide2019-03-17T22:44:25-04:00

6 Ways to “Give Back” this Holiday Season


By Betsy Natter The holiday season is filled with the giving and receiving of gifts. It’s also a time filled with frenzied shopping, crazy deals and jammed parking lots and malls. Six years ago, a group of people came up with #GivingTuesday as a way to counter the commercialism that so often takes over the [...]

6 Ways to “Give Back” this Holiday Season2018-11-20T16:30:24-04:00

Celebrating the Festival of Lights in MontCo


By Betsy Natter It’s soon time for Hanukkah, the Jewish celebration also known as the Festival of Lights. The eight day festival remembers the rededication of the Temple in Jerusalem. It takes place this year from sundown Sunday, December 2nd to sundown, Monday, December 10th.  Each night of the celebration another candle is lit on [...]

Celebrating the Festival of Lights in MontCo2018-12-10T11:09:31-04:00