2017 Montgomery County Holiday Guide

2017-11-20T17:45:33+00:00

by Melanie Stauble  The weather is getting colder and the decorations are starting be displayed because it is everyone’s favorite time of the year. Jump right into the holiday spirit and start planning all of the fun activities to come over the next few weeks. Layer up for the outdoor activities or put on your best [...]

2017 Montgomery County Holiday Guide 2017-11-20T17:45:33+00:00

Montgomery County Holiday Gift Guide

2017-11-20T17:40:23+00:00

‘Tis the season for shopping in Montgomery County! Finding the perfect gift for everyone one your holiday shopping list has never been easier thanks to 2017 Montgomery Happening Holiday Shopping Guide. Check out some fabulous ideas for every type of person on your list. Return to Holiday Guide

Montgomery County Holiday Gift Guide 2017-11-20T17:40:23+00:00

Holiday House Tour in Historic Trappe

2017-11-20T12:03:29+00:00

Get in the holiday spirit with a tour of eight private homes, historic houses, and churches along the Main Street corridor. It's all happening on Sunday, Dec. 3, 2017 between noon and 4 p.m. Stops include: Grange Hall, with a display of Swedish Christmas decorations Speaker's House, where the new corner fireplaces will be lit [...]

Holiday House Tour in Historic Trappe 2017-11-20T12:03:29+00:00

The Montgomery Awards Program

2017-11-14T12:50:21+00:00

The Montgomery Awards Program is an annual program that recognizes the best in planning, design, and advocacy in Montgomery County. In 2017, the program will celebrate its 50th anniversary. This year, the Montgomery County Planning Commission partnered with the Montgomery County Conservation District, which will present a 2017 Environmental Stewardship Award as part of the Montgomery [...]

The Montgomery Awards Program 2017-11-14T12:50:21+00:00

Green Lane Park Hosts “More Holiday Craft Workshops”

2017-11-14T09:31:17+00:00

Montgomery County’s Green Lane Park will hold two Holiday Craft Workshops on Saturday December 2nd at 10:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m.  Join us at 10:00 a.m. when we make “Kissing Balls” from local nuts, pods and cones.  At 1:00 p.m. we will be making a “Holiday Wall Hanging” using local natural materials.  Participants are welcome [...]

Green Lane Park Hosts “More Holiday Craft Workshops” 2017-11-14T09:31:17+00:00

The Narberth Dickens Festival 

2017-11-09T19:31:56+00:00

Photo credit: Ed Ridgway The biggest holiday festival on the Main Line, where downtown Narberth transforms into 1840s London for one December afternoon every year. The event includes period street vendors and food, caroling, musicians, costumed performers, puppet shows, dance performances, ice sculpting, carriage rides, and much more. Kids join in the free [...]

The Narberth Dickens Festival  2017-11-09T19:31:56+00:00

Thanksgiving Guide 2017

2017-11-07T20:31:21+00:00

By Betsy Natter Despite the warmer weather this season, fall celebrations of thanks are just around the corner.  As always, there is plenty to do in MontCo, from nature programs, to buying fresh farm raised birds, to running a race to burn off all those extra calories in advance. Check our list of options for [...]

Thanksgiving Guide 2017 2017-11-07T20:31:21+00:00

4 Places to find Farm Fresh Turkeys for Thanksgiving

2017-11-07T20:17:15+00:00

No more freezer burned turkeys from far away! Here are four local farms that are selling fresh turkeys for Thanksgiving. If you want to eat local this Thanksgiving, be sure to order as soon as possible. Bolton Farm, 1005 Main Street., Route 113, Silverdale: The farm is the only large turkey farm left in [...]

4 Places to find Farm Fresh Turkeys for Thanksgiving 2017-11-07T20:17:15+00:00

Holiday Craft Workshops in MontCo

2017-11-01T11:13:21+00:00

By Betsy Natter The leaves are in full color and the days are still fairly warm, but don’t let the holidays sneak up on you unprepared. Get a jump on your holiday preparations and tap your creativity with these crafting workshops designed for both adults and kids. Most workshops and classes fill up, so register [...]

Holiday Craft Workshops in MontCo 2017-11-01T11:13:21+00:00

The Scene: McKinley Elementary School Hosts Fun Masquerade Ball!

2017-10-31T10:56:44+00:00

Last Friday, October 27th, fourth through sixth grade students at The McKinley Masquerade Ball in Abington enjoyed pizza, dancing, and a night out with their friends, many in costume! Check out all the photos here.

The Scene: McKinley Elementary School Hosts Fun Masquerade Ball! 2017-10-31T10:56:44+00:00