As Montgomery County finally enters the “YELLOW” phase and Governor Wolf’s stay-at-home order expires, we thought it was time to bring back our Weekend Picks of some things to do this weekend! Local businesses are starting to expand their offerings, and we’re so excited to support our community and see some friendly faces. (Even if they’re behind masks!)

Of course, we encourage you to make decisions that fit your family’s situation and follow safety guidelines.

Here are just a few suggestions of things to do:

See a movie on the big screen at Shankweiler’s Drive-in Theatre

When: Friday, June 5 – Sunday, June 7
Where: 4540 Shankweiler Rd (Route 309), Orefield

The 2020 Summer Season officially begins Friday, June 5th and is expected to continue through September, on a nightly basis during the months of June, July & August through Labor Day and switches to weekends only in September. This weekend’s lineup includes Pixar’s Onward at 8:50 p.m. followed by The Call of the Wild at 10:50 p.m.

Admission Cost (Includes the option to view one or both movies for one flat rate): $10 (Adults & Children 13 and older); $7 (children 12 and under); Children under 2 are FREE.

Visit the website for new temporary rules concerning COVID-19.

Shop the opening day of Lansdale Farmers Market

When: Saturday, June 6 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Where: 645 W. 9th Street, Lansdale

Lansdale Farmers’ Market is our 2020 Happening List Winner! This week, the market is pre-order only! So if you’re interested, you’ll want to visit this link NOW, as many of the vendors will stop accepting soon (if they haven’t already.) If you’re too late for this week, the Farmers’ Market will take place every Daturday now through November 21. (And as of now, only this week require pre-orders.)

Click here to read our full 2020 Farmer’s Market Guide.

Cool off with an ice cream from Carminati Creamery

When: Opening Friday, June 5 from 4 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Where: 448 N. Easton Road, Glenside

Carminati Creamery is our 2020 Happening List Winner for Ice Cream, and we’re thrilled to see that they’re reopening this weekend!

Dine outside at one of the many local spots that is reopening with outdoor dining!

Here are just a few:

Trappe Taven (2020 Happening List Winner for Outdoor Dining), Collegeville

Joseph Ambler Inn (2020 Happening List Finalist for Outdoor Dining), North Wales

Chadwick’s Restaurant & Bar (2020 Happening List Finalist for Outdoor Dining),  Audubon

Redstone American Grill (2020 Happening List Finalist for Outdoor Dining), Plymouth Meeting

Creekside Sports Bar (2020 Happening List Finalist for Outdoor Dining), Limerick

P.J. Whelihan’s, Blue Bell

MaGerk’s Pub & Grill, Horsham and Fort Washington

Find even more things to do this season by checking out our 2020 Montgomery County Summer Guide.

Tip: We’ll be updating this as more things open up, so you’ll want to bookmark the page! 

And if you want some kid-specific ideas, click here

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