Happenings

A Piece of North Wales History for BKZ Merchant Services

A Piece of North Wales History for BKZ Merchant Services

by Erin McNelis One of the wonderful things about living and working in Montgomery County is the daily union of modern conveniences and rich history. For BKZ Merchant Services, that union has taken center stage this summer. The 14 year-old company, owned by local entrepreneur Bob Zimmerman, recently moved their offices to 217 East Montgomery Avenue in North Wales, which […]

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3 Cultural Festivals for End of Summer Fun

by Betsy Natter The Philadelphia area is rich with cultural heritage and Montgomery County is no exception. As a way of sharing their ethnic heritage, culture, food and artistry with their communities, three local organizations are inviting the local community to join in their annual festival celebrations. Stop by one or more to learn about […]

Enter to Win $500 in Groceries from Whole Foods Market

Enter to Win $500 in Groceries from Whole Foods Market

Summer is winding down and back to school chaos is upon us. First, it’s the parent-teacher nights. Before you know it, Halloween. And then the holidays are knocking at your door! Local Whole Foods Markets are dedicated to helping families access, prepare, and enjoy fresh and healthy food. Short on time? Convenient prepared foods and online ordering help make eating nutritiously more convenient […]

Hit the Trail on Horseback in Montco

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. […]

2016 Happenistas Night Out

2016 Happenistas Night Out

Happenistas Night Out is back! Hello Happenistas! The region’s ultimate Ladies Night Out is back, hosted by Montco Happening, Bucks Happening, Hunterdon Happening, & Philly Happening. On Wednesday, November 2, 2016 from 6PM to 9PM, you’re invited to a spectacular evening at Sheraton Bucks County in Langhorne, PA. Happenistas Night Out will kick off Montgomery County’s fabulous holiday season. Shop and […]

How to Start the School Year Off Right, presented by Jamba Juice

How to Start the School Year Off Right, presented by Jamba Juice

Summer is quickly coming to an end and it’s time to get ready for a new school year. Gearing up for the new year can be fun and exciting, but children are often anxious about the year ahead. They’re not ready for summer to be over! Who will be in their classroom? Will they like […]

Upper Merion Community Center Grand Opening

Upper Merion Community Center Grand Opening

Upper Merion Township will host a their highly anticipated Community Center Grand Opening event on Monday, September 5, from 1:00PM to 3:00PM. The Community Center is a state-of-the-art building equipped with kitchens, art studios, a fitness room, multiple athletic courts, free wifi, and many other great amenities. Members will receive free childcare while using the […]

Health & Wellness Day at Upper Merion Farmer’s Market

Health & Wellness Day at Upper Merion Farmer’s Market

As the harvest season begins, it’s the ideal time to visit your local Farmer’s Market so it’s no surprise that activities at Upper Merion Township’s Farmers Market are in full swing. Prized purveyors like A’Dello Vineyard & Winery, Lavinia’s Cookies, and Peach Bottom Farm, The Ancient Kitchen, Aunt Mamie’s Italian Specialties, and The Pastry Prophet keep locals stocked with farm fresh, high […]

2016 Back to School Guide

2016 Back to School Guide

With summertime winding down, it’s time to prep the family for Back To School! Ease into your fall transitions with the 2016 Montgomery County Back to School Guide, your guide to affordable Back to School Fashion, important events happening at local schools, and after school activities. Your Back to School Guide is sponsored by Upper Merion Parks […]

Montgomery County’s Top Movers & Shakers of 2016, presented by BKZ Consulting

Montgomery County’s Top Movers & Shakers of 2016, presented by BKZ Consulting

Do you know a Montgomery County resident who thinks outside the box? Someone who’s truly making a difference? Pushing through boundaries? Or working towards a profound vision? Then we want to hear about them! Montco Happening is searching for Montgomery County’s biggest Movers and Shakers of 2016; those individuals that dare to make a difference- whether it be […]