2017 Montgomery County Easter Celebrations

By Betsy Natter Easter celebrations are some of the most anticipated activities of spring as weather warms, flowers begin to bloom and the earth springs back to life. In preparation for the season, local churches and parks are hosting a wide variety of activities including craft activities, egg hunts and religious observances. Check out the [...]

Montgomery County St. Patrick’s Day Guide 2017

Don your finest green, practice your bagpipe skills and hunt for a lucky four-leaf clover … it’s almost St. Patrick’s Day! Here’s how Montgomery County is celebrating this year: The Saint Patrick' Parade in Conshohocken is the only Saint Patrick's Parade in Montgomery County Pa. The orginal parade was started in Norristown in 1992 but over [...]

Four Places to Celebrate Fastnacht Day 2017

By Betsy Natter        Photo credit: http://www.facebook.com/WeinrichsBakery Montgomery County and eastern Pennsylvania have many cultural foods that are unique to the area. Eating fastnachts, a special type of fried doughnut pronounced “fost-nokt” on Fastnacht Day is another opportunity to indulge your taste buds in one of these specialties! Literally meaning “fast night,” this annual [...]

Where to Spend the Final Hours of 2016

By Betsy Natter If you’re still looking for something to keep yourself or the family entertained on New Year’s Eve – day or night - check out these ideas. There’s a variety of activities for those who have an early bedtime and opportunities to celebrate for those seeing in the New Year at midnight. Plus, [...]

2017 Montgomery County’s New Year’s Eve Guide

by Elizabeth Rooney Happy 2017, Montgomery County! Pop some bubbly and countdown to your New Year at one of the many fabulous events happening in Montgomery County: Brittingham’s 640 Germantown Pike, Lafayette Hill, PA For $10 per person you have complimentary champagne, live music with GO HAM and all of your friends! Beat the cover and come [...]

2016 Montgomery Holiday Guide, presented by BKZ Consulting

by Edie Weinstein  Your 2016 Holiday Guide is sponsored by BKZ Consulting Partners, LLC, a veteran-owned credit card processing provider based in North Wales. BKZ manages and maintains relationships with the best processing and merchant services companies in the United States and delivers that expertise to local businesses. First-hand experience of the strengths and weaknesses [...]

“Colonial Wreaths and Kissing Balls” Holiday Workshop

Learn about holiday decorations from the colonial era and make a mini-wreath and mistletoe “kissing ball” in a workshop led by Museum Educator, Lynn Symborski, at Pottsgrove Manor on Sunday, December 18, 2016 from 1:00pm to 3:00pm. Crafters may bring their own greens or use those provided at the session. This program is suitable for [...]