Support Literacy Day by Visiting a Local Bookstore


by Betsy Natter Kids are back in school and cracking open books just in time for International Literacy Day on Sept. 8th. This year marks the 50th anniversary that UNESCO, the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization, has promoted the day in an effort to mobilize international communities to encourage literacy and increase literacy [...]

Support Literacy Day by Visiting a Local Bookstore2016-12-10T16:19:29-05:00

Hit the Trail on Horseback in Montco


By Betsy Natter Horses have long been one of man’s closest companions. They come along side in work, provide transportation and capture the hearts of young and old alike. And while not everyone can own their own equine friend, several local farms share their beloved animals and knowledge of these special creatures with the public. [...]

Hit the Trail on Horseback in Montco2016-12-10T16:19:30-05:00

6 August Festivals to Celebrate Life & Art


By Betsy Natter Photo credit: As summer begins to to wind down, it's time to soak in the sunshine and hit up the town. Enjoy some family time at these upcoming Montgomery County August events: 50th Annual Goschenhoppen Festival - Henry Antes Plantation 318 Colonial Rd., Perkiomenville, PA 18074 (just off of Rt. 73) [...]

6 August Festivals to Celebrate Life & Art2016-12-10T16:19:31-05:00

3 Unique Outdoor Games to Try this Summer


By Betsy Natter Are you looking to try some outdoor activities that go beyond backyard ring toss? Montgomery County has lots of courts and courses where you can try your hand at some not so common sports. Grab a partner or the whole gang and try one of these outdoor recreational spots. Mennonite Heritage Center [...]

3 Unique Outdoor Games to Try this Summer2019-08-21T10:30:51-05:00

MaGerk’s 2nd Annual Mutts & Martinis Fundraiser!


Fort Washington's favorite neighborhood pub is once again opening up their patio to all our four legged friends on a special day this Spring! On Sunday, April 24th, MaGerk's Pub & Grill in Fort Washington will host their 2nd annual Mutts & Martinis event to help raise funds for Alpha Bravo Canine. This non-profit organization [...]

MaGerk’s 2nd Annual Mutts & Martinis Fundraiser!2016-12-10T16:17:34-05:00

MH Goes Behind the Music with ROZES!!!


Everything is coming up ROZES!!! Montco Happening recently had the chance to sit down for a one on one interview with music sensation, North Penn graduate and Montgomeryville resident, LizBeth Mencel, aka ROZES. If your not familiar with the name right now, just turn on your radio and listen to her first hand. With an [...]

MH Goes Behind the Music with ROZES!!!2019-08-21T10:06:32-05:00

Montco Happening Holiday Decorating Contest; presented by Jefferson Outpatient Imaging


Deck the Homes! We all know Montgomery County is a beautiful place to live year round, but every holiday season, our county's small communities shine their brightest under the glow of holiday light and decoration displays! In the spirit of holiday giving, Montco Happening has teamed up with the caring professionals at East Norriton's Jefferson Outpatient [...]

Montco Happening Holiday Decorating Contest; presented by Jefferson Outpatient Imaging2016-12-10T16:17:43-05:00

2015 Montgomery County’s Holiday Guide


'Tis the season for holiday fun in Montgomery County, PA! Don't miss out on any of these season's best with the help of Montco Happening's 2015 Holiday Guide. Click below for easy navigation: Shopping Celebrating Prepping GIFT GUIDE #SHOPLOCAL Tony Roni's 7 Locations throughout Greater Philadelphia Don’t let your employees go hungry and lose energy! [...]

2015 Montgomery County’s Holiday Guide2017-08-06T11:58:31-05:00

What’s Happening at Montco’s Heckler Plains Farmstead


Welcome to the Heckler Plains Farmstead, located at the intersection of Morris & Landis Road, Harleysville, PA. The farmstead is part of the Lower Salford Park system, and since it was established in 1975, the Heckler Plains Folklife Society (then Blue Print ’76, later re-named) has worked with Lower Salford Township to maintain and restore [...]

What’s Happening at Montco’s Heckler Plains Farmstead2016-12-10T16:17:47-05:00

History Reborn at Accent On the Rock’s


From the past to the present, that is the underlying theme behind this article, and one of Skippack's latest shopping destinations, Accent On the Rocks! It's hard to appreciate the present if we don't remember and honor the past. For owner Mary Bohidar, this small village is very much a part of both. Montco Happening [...]

History Reborn at Accent On the Rock’s2016-12-10T16:17:57-05:00