We have a great lineup for Friday, June 12th – Sunday, June 14th.
Montcohappening.com has the most happening events for adults, families and kids to fill up your weekend.
Check out the rest of this weekend’s happening events and the fun in the weeks ahead on MontcoHappening’s calendar of events!!
Here’s our top picks for WHAT’s Happening
this weekend in Montco!
May 01, 2015 – October 02, 2015 (Recurring monthly on the 1st Friday)Location: Ambler Main Ambler Main StreetAddress: 87 East Butler Pike, Ambler, PA 19002
The first Friday of each month, May through October is always a blast in Ambler! The free “Kid’s Zone” offers arts and crafts, games, inflatables, shows and more. There is always plenty of live music and original art to enjoy as well as delicious food and special merchant promotions, including complimentary wine and cheese, special deals and more. Visit the First Friday website to see what’s on tap this month!
First Fridays in Skippack Village
Green Wolf’s Village Barn Shoppes
4010 W. Skippack Pike, Skippack, PA 19474
5:00 PM to 11:00 PM
The fifth anniversary of First Fridays in Skippack Village is proud to debut a new and exciting entertainment venue for all to enjoy. The theme this year “Make It a Date Night” emphasizes on live acoustic performances and art exhibits by local artists among various porches, patios, and restaurants, in addition to gallery openings and theatrical productions, throughout Skippack Village.
Combine this with eclectic shopping, delectable dining, and professional services offered, Skippack Village’s captivating small-town setting, it’s easy to understand why visitors from near and far come and support this mom-and-pop community.
From it’s old world charm to it’s sophisticated and swanky, Skippack Village offers visitors the best of both worlds. So stop out on the first Friday of every month and “Make It A Date Night” in Skippack Village” and celebrate the diverse arts and culture scene along with Merchants of Skippack.
* Free Ample Parking
* Live Entertainment Beginning at 6pmIndividual business hours vary, so please call or visit them online for further details.
General Information, call (267) 416-6192
Artist, Musician, and Performers inquires, email [email protected]
June 12, 2015
Elmwood Park Zoo
1661 Harding Blvd, Norristown, PA 19401
Bring dad and the rest of the family out for this annual favorite! Enjoy a father-themed animal show and crafts the whole family can make together. Kids will make a special gift for dad.
Camp out under the stars with your favorite animal friends at EPZ’s ZooSnooze overnight campouts! One Friday per month (June through October), the Zoo hosts uniquely-themed sleepovers that allow guests to experience the Zoo in a whole new light!
ZooSnooze is suitable for both first time and experienced campers and provides a great opportunity for families to spend time outdoors in a safe and unique environment.
Kids under 3 are FREE!
Price includes admission, pizza dinner, a craft or activity, live animal show, flashlight tour of the Zoo, s’mores by the campfire, a movie and popcorn under the stars, and continental breakfast!
Friday, June 12 6pm-8pm
Saturday, June 13 12pm-11pm
Let your senses soar at the Ambler Arts & Music Festival! Your eyes will take in amazing artworks ranging from pretty paintings to sassy sculptures. There will be a full 12 hours of musical performances not to be missed — this artistic block party is sure to be a lot of fabulous festival fun for the whole family!
Come visit the Ambler Arts Festival! Artists from around the region will be displaying their original work and handcrafted items.
Butler Avenue will be closed to allow over 70 artists to fill the streets and for you to enjoy the day in the arts and crafts marketplace. The festival will feature a wonderful array of exhibitors including fine art, acrylics, watercolor, sculpture, photography, pottery, fiber, wood work, jewelry and more!
Two days of FREE live musical performances!
The party begins Friday evening, then continues with 11 hours of musical performances on Saturday.
What would a trip to Ambler be without the culinary delights offered by the local restaurants! Several of the Ambler area restaurants will be setting up street fair style and offering tasty food on the go as well as outdoor table service. Oh, wait.. there’s MORE! This event will additional feature 3 Beer Gardens, a wine tent and more!
Distilling the Past at Pottsgrove Manor
Saturday, June 13th, 5 pm to 8 pm
Join us for an evening with the Manatawny Still Works!
Attendees will get to sample this local distillery’s products, including their signature J. Potts Whiskey and T. Rutter Rum, while learning about the beverages that the actual John Potts and Thomas Rutter bought and consumed in the 18thcentury.
Appetizers will also be served as guests mingle with interpreters in period dress on the Manor’s historic grounds at this new event.
Ages 21 and up
$30 per person ($10 per person for designated drivers)
limited to 50 people; registration payment required by Jun. 9th.