Aug
14
Sat
Chestnut Hill Second Saturdays
Aug 14 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Chestnut Hill’s monthly series, Second Saturdays, highlights the area’s vibrant arts scene with live music, retail and restaurant specials, and family-friendly activities. Art enthusiasts, collectors, and casual spectators alike can stroll the Avenue and explore the works of dozens of visiting regional artists from highly sought-after professionals to new emerging talents. Visitors can also explore and shop at one of the many art galleries and art supply stores in Chestnut Hill and take a self-guided tour of the outdoor and indoor exhibits at the Woodmere Art Museum.  

Each month, a rotating selection of guest artists will set up outdoor pop-up shops on the sidewalks of Germantown Avenue where guests can meet artists, shop works, and watch artists painting live. Second Saturdays will also host various opportunities for children to delve into their creative side. 

Dates: August 14, September 11, October 9, November 13

Rain dates fall on the third Saturdays of each month. 

Colonial Frolick: Early American Songs, Singing Games, and More!
Aug 14 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Performers Stacy Roth and folksinger Bob Dupre, together known as “LIBERTY TREE,” present their favorite rhymes, riddles, rounds, and ditties from the 17th to early 19th centuries. In addition to vocals, selected songs are accompanied with guitar, fife, penny whistle, drum, and limberjack. Lots of audience participation. For kids, their parents, and their grandparents! Our interactive features include inventing rhymes, answering riddles, singing along, clapping along, jigging in place, learning Continental soldier facing movements to the drum, etc.

“Liberty Tree” combines the talents of Stacy F. Roth and Bob Dupré, two local folk singers with an interest in the American Revolution and Early America.

Our presenters will perform from the mansion porch. Please bring a chair or blanket to sit on the lawn. Wear a mask and social distance. Fun for all ages. 

Sep
11
Sat
Chestnut Hill Second Saturdays
Sep 11 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Chestnut Hill’s monthly series, Second Saturdays, highlights the area’s vibrant arts scene with live music, retail and restaurant specials, and family-friendly activities. Art enthusiasts, collectors, and casual spectators alike can stroll the Avenue and explore the works of dozens of visiting regional artists from highly sought-after professionals to new emerging talents. Visitors can also explore and shop at one of the many art galleries and art supply stores in Chestnut Hill and take a self-guided tour of the outdoor and indoor exhibits at the Woodmere Art Museum.  

Each month, a rotating selection of guest artists will set up outdoor pop-up shops on the sidewalks of Germantown Avenue where guests can meet artists, shop works, and watch artists painting live. Second Saturdays will also host various opportunities for children to delve into their creative side. 

Dates: August 14, September 11, October 9, November 13

Rain dates fall on the third Saturdays of each month. 

Oct
9
Sat
Chestnut Hill Second Saturdays
Oct 9 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Chestnut Hill’s monthly series, Second Saturdays, highlights the area’s vibrant arts scene with live music, retail and restaurant specials, and family-friendly activities. Art enthusiasts, collectors, and casual spectators alike can stroll the Avenue and explore the works of dozens of visiting regional artists from highly sought-after professionals to new emerging talents. Visitors can also explore and shop at one of the many art galleries and art supply stores in Chestnut Hill and take a self-guided tour of the outdoor and indoor exhibits at the Woodmere Art Museum.  

Each month, a rotating selection of guest artists will set up outdoor pop-up shops on the sidewalks of Germantown Avenue where guests can meet artists, shop works, and watch artists painting live. Second Saturdays will also host various opportunities for children to delve into their creative side. 

Dates: August 14, September 11, October 9, November 13

Rain dates fall on the third Saturdays of each month. 

Oct
17
Sun
UKRAINIAN FOLK FESTIVAL 2021
Oct 17 @ 12:00 pm – 8:00 pm

UKRAINIAN FOLK FESTIVAL & OUTDOOR CONCERT 2021

Celebrate the enduring, vibrant culture of a people that fights for freedom!

Sunday, October 17; 12:00 – 8:00 PM. The Ukrainian Folk Festival & Summer Concert 2021 will be held at the Ukrainian American Sport Center (www.tryzub.org), County Line and Lower State Roads, Horsham, PA.

VIBRANT FESTIVAL: Exciting, spectacular, dazzling, breathtaking, exhilarating, spirited, soulful, enchanting, captivating, and intriguing – modest words which describe but by no means capture the essence of Ukrainian folk art, music, song and dance.  From the rich color and deep symbolism of the delicate “pysanka” (Ukrainian Easter Egg) to the thunderous, power, rhythm and strength of “HOPAK” – the world’s most exciting ethnic dance, and every brilliant “Kolomiyka” (polka) and soulful folk song in between, experience the UKRAINIAN FOLK FESTIVAL 2021, celebrating the 30th anniversary of our ancestral homeland’s independence. Enjoy an outdoor summer stage concert and show (1:30 to 4:30 PM), a public social dance (4:30 – 8:00 PM), homemade Ukrainian foods and baked goods, BBQ pit, standard picnic fare, vendors grove, arts and crafts displays and bazaar, cool refreshments, and Live Reenactments from Ukrainian history and Ukrainian hospitality.

“A CELEBRATION OF LIBERTY AND UNITY”

A Resplendent Outdoor Summer Concert (1:30 to 4:30 pm) The artists (dance troupes, musicians, singers and ensembles that have performed in previous years) have created a dynamic and integrated collaborative program, FEATURING: 

Superstar Singer-Songwriter IRYNA LONCHYNA

VOLOSHKY Ukrainian Dance Ensemble

CARPATHIA Folk Dance Ensemble

VOX ETHNIKA Orchestra

Violinist INNESA Tymochko Dekajlo

SOLOWAY Ukrainian Folk Band

ARIANA LEM JOY Trio

Live Re-enactments of Ukrainian History

A Ukrainian Public Social Dance (Zabava) to live Ukrainian polka, ballroom, traditional and modern music by VOX ETHNIKA will follow the stage concert and show.

Admission (Open to General Public): $15; FREE PARKING (details on website). Visit website, call or email often for COVID 19 ALERTS: notices; information; safety measures and protocols; program, format or date changes; possible cancellations or attendance, advance ticketing and other entry limitations and requirements; and updates.

Info: [email protected], or www.tryzub.org.

The sponsor is a 501 (c) (3) tax-exempt charity: PROCEEDS BENEFIT SPORTS, FRATERNAL, CULTURAL & ARTISTIC PROGRAMMING. 

Nov
13
Sat
Chestnut Hill Second Saturdays
Nov 13 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Chestnut Hill’s monthly series, Second Saturdays, highlights the area’s vibrant arts scene with live music, retail and restaurant specials, and family-friendly activities. Art enthusiasts, collectors, and casual spectators alike can stroll the Avenue and explore the works of dozens of visiting regional artists from highly sought-after professionals to new emerging talents. Visitors can also explore and shop at one of the many art galleries and art supply stores in Chestnut Hill and take a self-guided tour of the outdoor and indoor exhibits at the Woodmere Art Museum.  

Each month, a rotating selection of guest artists will set up outdoor pop-up shops on the sidewalks of Germantown Avenue where guests can meet artists, shop works, and watch artists painting live. Second Saturdays will also host various opportunities for children to delve into their creative side. 

Dates: August 14, September 11, October 9, November 13

Rain dates fall on the third Saturdays of each month.