MontCo Oktoberfest Guide 2018

2018-09-18T21:12:51+00:00

By Betsy Natter Fall is time for beer lovers to enjoy Oktoberfests in a variety of forms and venues. Breweries both local and regional are pouring up their latest batches for enthusiasts throughout the season. Look for your favorites at one of these featured events. KOP Beerfest Royal When: Thurs., Oct. 4 & Sat., Oct [...]

MontCo Oktoberfest Guide 20182018-09-18T21:12:51+00:00

Fall Guide 2018

2018-09-04T22:23:16+00:00

by Betsy Natter Fall Festivals Country Fair When: Sept. 15, 10 am to 3 pm Where: Central Schwenkfelder Church, 2111 Valley Forge Rd., Lansdale, PA 19446 Spread throughout the church’s large grounds, enjoy a variety of activities including a live auction, railway display, games for the kids and live music. A variety of food stands, [...]

Fall Guide 20182018-09-04T22:23:16+00:00

3 Arts and Craft Festivals for Late Summer Fun

2018-08-25T16:51:51+00:00

by Betsy Natter Buyers browse for unique gifts at the Craft Marketplace at Pennypacker Mills Summer vacations are over, kids are heading back to school, but the weather is still great for getting out in MontCo for weekend fun. September is a great time to check out one of these annual craft and [...]

3 Arts and Craft Festivals for Late Summer Fun2018-08-25T16:51:51+00:00

World Breastfeeding Week Brings Help for Local Moms

2018-08-06T11:39:20+00:00

The Breastfeeding Resource Center has an exciting announcement that will change the way moms access breastfeeding support in the Philadelphia area. The center, with offices in Abington and Wayne, is officially forming the BRC Community Counselors with help from the local Nursing Mothers Advisory Council. The council, which will now solely exist under the BRC [...]

World Breastfeeding Week Brings Help for Local Moms2018-08-06T11:39:20+00:00

Explore, Paint & Relax in Montco’s Glorious Gardens

2018-07-31T13:17:45+00:00

by Betsy Natter Montgomery County is in full bloom and summer is the perfect time to enjoy the gorgeous color and fragrances of the season at a public garden or arboretum. While the Greater Philadelphia area is well known for the magnificence of Longwood Gardens, there’s no need to take a long drive when several [...]

Explore, Paint & Relax in Montco’s Glorious Gardens2018-07-31T13:17:45+00:00

Four Unexpected Places to Tie The Knot

2018-07-24T12:31:50+00:00

by Nicole Loughan The Delaware Valley is the place to go if you want something old, something borrowed, something blue and something completely new. Those who choose to get married nearby get their choice of majestic castles or picturesque gardens, but there are a few places tucked away for the bride and groom looking [...]

Four Unexpected Places to Tie The Knot2018-07-24T12:31:50+00:00

10 MontCo Farm Stands Ripe with Local Produce

2018-07-24T11:19:08+00:00

If you are looking for truly fresh produce and want to support local farmers then plan to frequent one of Montgomery County’s many farm stands this summer. Plenty of produce, eggs, poultry, flowers, specialty food products and even ice cream can be found at a spot near you. Whether you are interested in the occasional [...]

10 MontCo Farm Stands Ripe with Local Produce2018-07-24T11:19:08+00:00

Insect Lessons: The Spotted Lantern Fly and 7 other Popular Insects

2018-07-05T22:13:04+00:00

by Betsy Natter There’s lots of buzz about the Spotted Lantern Fly in Montgomery County and the danger it poses to area plants and trees. But do you know how to identify one? Do you know what to do to help rid the area of this non-native and harmful pest? Learn how to help by [...]

Insect Lessons: The Spotted Lantern Fly and 7 other Popular Insects2018-07-05T22:13:04+00:00

Romp through American History with Theater in the Parks

2018-07-05T22:05:42+00:00

by Betsy Natter Need to brush up on your American History? Do you usually find learning history boring? Well, this summer enjoy The Complete History of America (Abridged) during a free outdoor theater experience and have a few laughs too. As the title suggests, this is a comedic play that spans 600 years of history [...]

Romp through American History with Theater in the Parks2018-07-05T22:05:42+00:00

Montgomery County Family Freebies

2018-06-17T12:57:20+00:00

Did summer camp fees kill your wallet? There are plenty of things you can do for free with the kids in Montgomery County this summer. Read on for some free and almost free deals in Montgomery County for Summer 2018. Go to museums for free – In some cities, the local library carries passes which [...]

Montgomery County Family Freebies2018-06-17T12:57:20+00:00