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Corn Maze Mania

Corn Maze Mania

by Betsy Natter Nothing says outdoor fall fun like tramping through acres of cornfields, searching for clues, hitting dead ends, and hopefully finding the exit. Believed to be the first in the U.S., a corn maze created in Annville, PA near Lebanon Valley College in 1993 drew thousands of visitors. Since then, thousands of detailed […]

Real Housewives of New Jersey Star Teresa Giudice to Appear at Happenistas Night Out

Real Housewives of New Jersey Star Teresa Giudice to Appear at Happenistas Night Out

Real Housewives of New Jersey star Teresa Giudice will appear at the upcoming Happenistas Night Out event on Wednesday, November 2, 2016 from 6PM to 9PM at the Sheraton Bucks County in Langhorne, Pennsylvania. Ladies throughout the greater Philadelphia region are invited to Happenistas Night Out, hosted by local lifestyle authorities Bucks Happening, Montco Happening, […]

Five End of Summer Fairs You Don’t Want to Miss

Five End of Summer Fairs You Don’t Want to Miss

by Betsy Natter Summer is almost officially over, but the festivals are still going strong. There’s a lot to choose from, whether it’s a taste of history or a taste of honey – and everything in between. Check out one of these great fairs before September ends. Central Schwenkfelder Church – Country Fair 2111 Valley […]

Philadelphia blues master Frank Bey

Swing into Fall

International blues master Frank Bey and his Swing City Blues Band will kick off the fall community concert series at St. Paul’s Elkins Park on October 8, 2016. Nominated by the Blues Foundation for 2016 Soul/Blues Male Artist of the Year, Bey is a Philadelphia-based artist with Georgia roots who performs with a tight, jazzy […]

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Explore the Senses

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 special seeing, hearing, and smelling activities that will hone sensory […]

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Get Moving with Aerobic Rhythmics

by Christa Peressini Keeping fit isn’t always easy, especially in today’s hectic world. Between work, grocery shopping, shuttling kids to various activities, and whatever else the day may hold, many people find themselves over-scheduled and logging many miles in their cars throughout the day. Squeezing in time to exercise can be tough, not to mention that […]

Enter to Win Big from The Market at Del Val

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

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 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 […]

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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 […]