Oktoberfest Fun: German History, Heritage, Gardening and Great Food

2017-10-03T07:47:09+00:00

Celebrate the Trappe area's German heritage at a family-friendly Oktoberfest held on the grounds of The Speaker's House on Saturday, Oct. 14, 2017 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m..   Enjoy live music, delicious food, 18th century trade demonstrations, colonial kids' games, and locally-made artisanal wares. Learn about the historic house's ongoing restoration on a behind-the-scenes tour and [...]

Oktoberfest Fun: German History, Heritage, Gardening and Great Food 2017-10-03T07:47:09+00:00

Come & See the Budweiser Clydesdales in Horsham

2017-10-02T20:53:20+00:00

The Clydesdales Budweiser will be in Horsham on Saturday October 14th, 2017 from 10:00 am - 11:30 am. The Budweiser Clydesdales are well-known for their promotions and commercials by the Anheuser-BuschBrewing Company. During the early 20th century, the Clydesdales delivered beer by wagon. Later on, the Budweiser Clydesdales were introduced to the public on April [...]

Come & See the Budweiser Clydesdales in Horsham 2017-10-02T20:53:20+00:00

War and “Camping” in MontCo this Fall

2017-09-19T20:38:49+00:00

By Betsy Natter Credit: Pennypacker Mills Many places boast that “Washington slept here,” and it is no different in Montgomery County. During the Revolutionary War in particular, George Washington, leader of the Continental Army, travelled throughout the region as he maneuvered his troops to engage the British. Local areas and historic homes became [...]

War and “Camping” in MontCo this Fall 2017-09-19T20:38:49+00:00

International Food Festival Provides Tastes from Afar

2017-09-12T12:38:47+00:00

By Betsy Natter Our country is privileged to host a melting pot of cultural customs and flavors among the makeup of our people. Yet while most of us enjoy can enjoy pizza from the shop around the corner, sushi from the display at the grocery store or dumplings when it’s time for take-out, some other [...]

International Food Festival Provides Tastes from Afar 2017-09-12T12:38:47+00:00

Souderton Native Volunteers for Portland Community

2017-09-06T22:06:08+00:00

by Rick Burke, Navy Office of Community Outreach Public Affairs A 2000 graduate of Souderton High School and Souderton, Pennsylvania native, volunteers in the Portland, Maine community to help those in need. U.S. Navy Reserve Petty Officer 1st Class Michelle Bellino is a logistics specialist and Leading Petty Officer (LPO) serving at Surge Maine Bangor, [...]

Souderton Native Volunteers for Portland Community 2017-09-06T22:06:08+00:00

MontCo Oktoberfest Guide 2017

2017-09-11T09:00:15+00:00

By Betsy Natter The approach of cooler fall weather also brings a seasonal favorite for beer lovers – Oktoberfest! While not strictly always held during the month of October, beer festivals will be taking place throughout September and October all over the region. With the increased popularity of craft brewing and micro-breweries popping up everywhere, [...]

MontCo Oktoberfest Guide 2017 2017-09-11T09:00:15+00:00

2017 Montgomery County Fall Guide

2017-09-11T08:59:16+00:00

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! First Friday Ambler When: Friday, September 1st from 6:00pm to 9:00pm Where: Downtown [...]

2017 Montgomery County Fall Guide 2017-09-11T08:59:16+00:00

 First Exhaustive Treatise on Barns in Southeastern Pennsylvania

2017-08-01T18:43:31+00:00

A new book celebrating the beautiful barns of Southeastern Pennsylvania is hitting the shelves. The Historic Barns of Southeastern Pennsylvania: Architecture & Preservation, Built 1750–1900 by Gregory D. Huber features barn design, construction, dating, and use of barns with a diversity of architectural forms. For anyone who has ever admired a barn on an old country lane, [...]

 First Exhaustive Treatise on Barns in Southeastern Pennsylvania 2017-08-01T18:43:31+00:00

3 Festivals to Round-out Summer

2017-08-01T12:27:39+00:00

By Betsy Natter Summer fun is still going strong and August is the perfect time for several annual festivals. Whether stepping into the past and learning about our region’s cultural heritage, gathering tips and information for your home and gardens or relaxing to the sounds of today’s folk music stars there is something for everyone [...]

3 Festivals to Round-out Summer 2017-08-01T12:27:39+00:00

Civil War Encampment

2017-08-01T12:22:00+00:00

On August 19, 2017 at Hatboro Baptist Church, meet the Captain and the men of the 28th PA Volunteer Infantry, Company C in camp where they will conduct marching drills and firing demonstrations, talk about aspects of camp life, and show something about camp cooking.  They are also looking for troops so be prepared to be [...]

Civil War Encampment 2017-08-01T12:22:00+00:00