Montco Happening Keeps it Local: COVID-19 Shop Local, Stay Local


By Melissa Kaufman   In attempts to halt the spread of COVID-19, the majority of businesses have temporarily closed their doors. However, there are still many local, small businesses mobilizing to adjust and meet the needs of their community. Many of these small businesses are taking on initiatives and models contrary to their usual operations [...]

Montco Happening Keeps it Local: COVID-19 Shop Local, Stay Local2020-04-29T17:16:46-04:00

2020 Montco Easter Guide


Easter is just around the corner! With egg hunts, brunches, photos with the Bunny and more, there's so much going on in Montco this Easter holiday season. Browse our list of ideas for family fun. Community Events Easter Workshop for Kids When: Saturday, April 4 from 1 to 3 p.m. Where: Pennypacker Mills, 5 Haldeman [...]

2020 Montco Easter Guide2020-03-24T15:36:31-04:00

MontCo Happening’s Weekend Picks: January 31 – February 2


The Super Bowl is this Sunday, but that's not the only fun thing going on this weekend! Check out our picks for events in Montgomery County. (Plus, some Big Game fun, too.) Plus, you can always find even more by visiting our Event Calendar. And if you’re looking for more on where to go (or [...]

MontCo Happening’s Weekend Picks: January 31 – February 22020-01-29T16:27:07-05:00

Where to Go for Grub & Suds During the Big Game


Our Eagles aren’t in the Super Bowl, but plenty of people will still celebrate the sport (and cheer on former Eagles coach Andy Reid) by going out for the Big Game or having parties at home. Here’s a list of local spots offering food (in-house or takeout) and drink specials, plenty of screens and lots [...]

Where to Go for Grub & Suds During the Big Game2020-01-29T16:27:17-05:00

2019 Montco Thanksgiving Guide


Thanksgiving is just around the corner. It's time to enjoy good food and wonderful times with family and friends.  And with the help of our 2019 Thanksgiving Guide, you’ll be more than prepared to enjoy all the festivities Montgomery County has to offer. Read on to find: Dining Out for Thanksgiving Dinner Order A Farm [...]

2019 Montco Thanksgiving Guide2019-12-02T12:06:40-05:00

Where to Go For Fall Flavors in Montco


By Michelle Reese The temperatures have finally dropped, so it's time to embrace the season with fall flavors like the ubiquitous pumpkin spice as well as apple and cinnamon. Plus, you'll be looking for comfort food dishes such as soups, meatloaf and turkey. Here's a list of some Montgomery County favorites to get your mind [...]

Where to Go For Fall Flavors in Montco2019-11-26T00:36:31-05:00

Where to Go in Montco to Cheer on the Eagles & College Football Teams


By Melissa Kaufman While the end to the summer season can be disappointing as the temperatures dip and the days become shorter, autumn brings fall foliage, warm sweaters, apple picking and of course, football season! In an area boasting some of the NFL’s biggest fans/supporters, local MontCo establishments are following suit, offering customers a plethora [...]

Where to Go in Montco to Cheer on the Eagles & College Football Teams2019-10-10T11:06:05-04:00

Ideas for an Awesome Summer Date


By Betsy Natter Long summer days mean lots of time to get out with the one you love and enjoy all that MontCo has to offer. Need some new date ideas? Check out our list of happening spots for summer fun and romance. Create Together A great place to start is with the 2019 Happening [...]

Ideas for an Awesome Summer Date2019-08-05T12:37:36-04:00

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