Explore the Senses

Photo courtesy of Ruth King, Environmental Education Specialist Take a “first look” at the five senses during a “Using Our Senses” program at Norristown Farm Park on Wednesday, September 21, 2016 at 1:00pm. Explore the woods with a particular emphasis on using each sense to help learn about the surroundings. Participants will do [...]

Cheers! 3 Fall Beer Festivals in Montco

Cheers to fall!  Here are three can't miss beer festivals coming to Montgomery County this fall: TAPPED Ultimate Beer Fest: Saturday, September 24 · Elmwood Park Zoo 1661 Harding Blvd. Norristown, PA 19401 TAPPED Ultimate Beer Fest gives you the chance to share a beer with a bison, an Allagash with an alligator, or a draft with a giraffe [...]

Enter to Win Big from The Market at Del Val

Fall has arrived in Montgomery County! For local families, that means a family visit to The Market at Del Val for pumpkin picking, hayrides, and pumpkin ice cream is in order. One lucky Montco Happening reader is going to experience the best fall ever with The Market at Del Val's amazing give-a-way, a prize package valued [...]

2016 Montgomery County Fall Guide

Gorgeous foliage, spooktacular Halloween adventures, delicious fresh food, and so much more bring Montgomery County to life in the fall. With so much to do, bookmark this handy fall guide to make sure you don’t miss out on any of the fun! Check in with the calendar of events for more to do. FAMILY FUN FALL [...]

Jenkintown Festival of the Arts 2016 to feature Edge Dance, Local Art, & Craft Beer

Jenkintown Arts Fest, https://www.facebook.com/events/1734748390122488/ Jenkintown's Festival of the Arts returns September 18th from 1PM to 6PM. Gather at Town Square for a wonderful day celebrating all that is art. The event features local art, Jenkintown's own talented Edge Dance Company, delicious food, a beer tent, and more. Brewfest tickets are $20 ahead of time ($25 at the door), and will [...]

Take to the Skies this Fall

by Betsy Natter Thinking of trying something new this fall? Consider looking to the skies for your next adventure. Get behind the controls of a Cesna and buzz over your house, drift lazily over the rolling fields of northern Montgomery County in a colorful balloon or gaze heavenward into the starry night to catch a [...]

Celebrate Summer with FREE Shaved Ice from Jefferson Outpatient Imaging

Jefferson Outpatient Imaging is celebrating the beginning of summer next week with an exciting event! Summer Days will be held over two days at both of Jefferson Outpatient Imaging’s suburban locations: East Norriton on Monday, June 27th, and Collegeville on Tuesday, June 28th. The event is open to the public, so feel free to bring [...]

3 Ways to Keep Cool in Montgomery County’s Waterways

by Betsy Natter Looking for new ways to keep cool during a hot summer day? Montgomery County’s many creeks, rivers, lakes and ponds provide lots of opportunities to cool off and enjoy a day out. Whether fishing, canoeing or just poking around for little critters there’s something here for everyone. Norristown Farm Park – Knee Deep [...]

2016 Montgomery County 4th of July Guide

Summer is almost upon us, and with it comes the most anticipated holiday of the season! There is so much fun to be had in Montgomery County this 4th of July. So grab your friends and family and head over to one of the fantastic Independence Day events! Celebrate the 4th of July with the [...]

Montco Happening TV Visits The Little Lost Creek Alpaca Farm

Montco Happening TV stops in at Montgomery County's very own Alpaca Farm! The Little Lost Creek Alpaca Farm in Salford breeds quality alpacas, produces fine fiber for hand spinners and knitters, and hosts a variety community events, camps, and programs. https://youtu.be/N_sSzT4lJnI Visitors are welcome to the farm and shop by appointment at 1980 Quarry RD., Salford, Pennsylvania [...]