Festivals, outdoor concerts, and more! It’s starting to feel like summer in MontCo! Here are our picks for things to do this weekend. You can always find more to do by visiting our Events Calendar. And remember to check out our 2019 Summer Guide for fun events all summer long!
Perkiomen Creek Sojourn
When: Saturday, June 1 from 8:15 a.m. to 3 p.m. (boat drop-off begins at 7 a.m.)
Where: Perkiomen Watershed Conservancy, 1 W. Skippack Pk., Schwenksville
Enjoy a day on the water as you canoe or kayak down the scenic Perkiomen Creek on a Creek Sojourn from Schwenksville to Oaks. A lunch stop is provided on this tour led by a guide from the Conservancy. Bring your own boat or rent one. For more details and to register, visit the Conservancy website at www.perkiomenwatershed.org.
Civil War Encampment
When: Saturday and Sunday, June 1 and 2 at 10 a.m.
Where: 5 Haldeman Rd, Schwenksville
Experience life during the Civil War at this reenactment event held on the grounds of Pennypacker Mills. Support the troops as cannon fire rumbles across the field and opposing armies march toward each other in battle. Visit military and civilian encampments, tour the mansion and see special exhibits. Join in the period music and songs and visit the Civilian Street for demonstrations. Kids will enjoy the “Be a Soldier Kid Enlistment” activity, and much more. A food vendor will be available. More details and a full schedule is available at www.ppmcivilwar.org. The event is free, but a $2 per person donation is appreciated.
Lansdale Day Arts & Crafts Festival
When: Saturday, June 1 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Where: West Main Street, Lansdale
Enjoy a day of family fun! Shop handcrafted home décor, garden, jewelry and beauty items. Peruse the Community Marketplace to get to know local businesses. Check out the car display. And let the kids go wild in the bounce houses, bungee trampoline and more. All Lansdale Day proceeds benefit local charitable and non-profit organizations.
Conshohocken Arts Festival and Car Show
When: Saturday, June 1 from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Where: Fayette Street and E. 5th Avenue, Conshohocken
Come out for a day of art, live music, cars, food and family fun! There will be original paintings, prints, drawings, photographs and handmade crafts for sale. Check out unique cars, trucks and motorcycles, and enjoy artisanal food vendors.
Bryn Mawr Twilight Concerts 2019
When: Saturday, June 1 at 7 p.m.
Where: Bryn Mawr Gazebo, 9 S. Bryn Mawr Ave., Bryn Mawr
Fresh air and music … feels like summer! Trevor Street Band with Josh David Hines is this Saturday’s performance. Tickets are $15 (age 16 and under, free). Order in advance online at www.brynmawrtwilightconcerts.com.
King of Prussia Concert Under the Stars Series
When: Sunday, June 2, starting at 6 p.m. (Food vendors and beer garden beginning at 5 pm. No outside alcohol permitted.)
Where: 175 W. Valley Forge Rd., King of Prussia
This Sunday kicks off the 35th season of Concert Under the Stars! Bring blankets and chairs. This weekend is Acoustic Rock Night featuring Tony Harnell with special guests Between Heaven and Earth.