Category Archives: for children

This weekend’s craft and musical events!

“tis the season for more craft shows in one weekend than one can possibly attend. If you want to stay local, here’s some stops worth making; Marlborough Elementary School Holiday Bazaar, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. Route 29, Green Lane, … Continue reading

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No matter the weather, outside and inside events for the last weeks of August abound.

The Philadelphia Folk Festival takes place this weekend, August 16-19, 2018, outdoors, by the Perkiomen Trail in Schwenksville on the Old Poole Farm. Day and weekend passes are available online and at the gate. The annual Peach and Ice Cream … Continue reading

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Free Summer Arts Events!

One of my favorite things about summer time is the overwhelming bounty of free theater, concerts, and arts events that are held in our area and beyond. In The Heights, Lin-Manuel Miranda’s first Tony award winning musical, will be performed … Continue reading

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Summer is here!

With the passing of the first day of summer, and Make Music Upper Perk 2018 having come and gone, all I am really thinking about is sitting on the back porch and reading a good book or two (or three). … Continue reading

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Today is the day! Make Music Upper Perk begins at 9 a.m.!!!!

Today is the day! June 21st! The first day of summer! The day long celebration of music around the world, and around the Upper Perkiomen Valley! The music begins at 9 a.m. this morning at Java Bake & Company, 234 … Continue reading

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“Make Music” Week!

Don’t wait until Thursday, June 21st, to start celebrating Make Music Upper Perk – preview musical events are happening in town this Saturday and Sunday! Start with the 2nd annual Songwriters Showcase Brunch at Diehl’s Real Teas, 231 Main Street, … Continue reading

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Free Blues, Brews & BBQ Festival today!

From noon to 10 p.m. today (Saturday, June 9th) Allentown has closed off downtown Hamilton Street from 5th to 9th Street for the annual, free and open to the public, Blues, Brews & Barbecue Festival. There are 6 stages with … Continue reading

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