2019 Mother’s Day Guide


Mother's Day is Sunday, May 12! Remember to take a moment to honor the moms in your life. Check out our picks for #lovelocal ideas that will pamper, inspire and treat those special women! Salon & Spa Self-Care Treatments Self-care is a necessity, not an indulgence. This belief is [...]

2019 Mother’s Day Guide2019-05-14T20:53:44-04:00

MontCo High Schools Receive Top Grades


U.S. News & World Reports just released America’s Top High Schools of 2019, and it’s no surprise that Montgomery County has several on the list. Schools are ranked on their performance on state-required tests, graduation and how well they prepare students for college. Here are the Montgomery County schools that made the Top 100 in Pennsylvania: Wissahickon High [...]

MontCo High Schools Receive Top Grades2019-05-21T21:48:32-04:00

MontCo Happening’s Weekend Picks: May 3 – May 5


Festivals, festivals, festivals. (And more!) Here are our picks for fun things to do in Montgomery County this weekend. You can find even more by visiting our Event Calendar. First Friday Events First Friday Events are featured in Communities all over Montgomery County. Restaurant specials, local vendors, musical street performers and activities for the kids are [...]

MontCo Happening’s Weekend Picks: May 3 – May 52019-04-29T14:38:55-04:00

MontCo Easter Guide 2019


Spring is here, and 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 Hippety Hop When: Friday, April 5 at 10 a.m. Where: Upper Schuylkill Valley Park, 1615 [...]

MontCo Easter Guide 20192019-04-22T17:42:33-04:00

11 Great MontCo Parks and Playgrounds


Warm spring weather is finally here so it’s time to get out and enjoy all the beauty and fun that MontCo has to offer in its many parks. Load up the kids, bring your bikes and trikes, pack a lunch and spend a day at one these MontCo park favorites. Limerick Community Park & Manderach [...]

11 Great MontCo Parks and Playgrounds2019-03-26T15:59:34-04:00

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

2019 Valentine’s Day Guide


Love is in the air! With Valentine's Day around the corner, you might find yourself searching for a unique gift to give your special someone. (Or you can always show yourself a little love!) Our 2019 Valentine's Day Gift Guide has some fabulous ideas. Gifts to Unwrap [...]

2019 Valentine’s Day Guide2019-02-18T22:13:33-04:00

Discover a New Passion During National Hobby Month


By Betsy Natter Have you always wanted to learn to knit? Have you made a resolution to read more books this year? The start of a new year is often a great time to try a new hobby while seeking out new social opportunities too. Many local businesses offer a range of short term classes [...]

Discover a New Passion During National Hobby Month2019-02-20T22:18:35-04:00

5 Spots for Healthy Eating in MontCo


By Betsy Natter No matter the year, striving for a more healthy lifestyle is always near the top of the list for New Year’s resolutions. According to a 2018 survey of resolutions, 45 percent of Americans surveyed said they wanted to get in shape or lose weight over the coming year. If that’s you, remember [...]

5 Spots for Healthy Eating in MontCo2019-01-08T23:34:48-04:00

MontCo Happening’s Weekend Picks: December 28 – December 30


How are you spending the last weekend of 2018? Here are our picks for events in Montgomery County from December 28 through December 30. You can always find even more things to do by visiting our MontCo Happening calendar and there are still a few events going on from our 2018 Holiday Guide. The Santaland Diaries at Steel [...]

MontCo Happening’s Weekend Picks: December 28 – December 302018-12-27T23:48:17-04:00