Between shopping and celebrating with family and friends, don’t forget to attend some hometown events! To help you out, check out our guide for Thursday, December 11th, 2014 – Sunday, December 14h, 2014 below. We have included some of the best events happening in Bucks County this weekend. Also, make sure to check out more fun things to do on our sortable calendar of events, 2014 Bucks County Holiday Guide, & restaurant guide.
Upper Southampton Township’s Dickens Holiday Open House
Tamanend Park Farmhouse, 1255 2nd Street Pike, Southampton, PA
6:00 – 9:00 PM
Watch the tree lighting ceremony while listening to carols. Come into the house and enjoy warm apple cider and homemade cookies. The children will have fun making snow globes and Mom and Dad can take chances to win some wonderful prizes. Enjoy a wagon ride. Bring your list because there will even be a visit from the jolly old man himself! Bring your camera to take a picture with Santa.
Bucks County Playhouse, 70 S. Main St, New Hope
The boys from FOREVER PLAID are back with their Christmas special featuring holiday standards like ‘Jingle Bells’, ‘Mele Kalikimaka’ and ‘The Dreidel Song’ in perfect, Plaid harmony! Don’t miss their three minute version of The Ed Sullivan Show with the Rockettes, the Chipmunks & the Vienna Boys Choir, or the Plaid Caribbean Christmas medley. Get ready for a new Bucks County Christmas tradition that’s toasty, cozy, musical holiday cheer at its funniest…. you’ll have the whole family singing long after the curtain comes down!
Bristol Riverside Theatre, 120 Radcliffe St, Bristol
The chill of winter is in the air as Keith Baker and the BRT Concert Band, along with fabulous entertainers, take the stage to perform your favorite carols, classics and heartwarming songs. You won’t want to miss this opportunity to celebrate the holidays in style.
Cheaper by the Dozen
The Heritage Center, 635 N. Delmorr Ave, Doylestown
“Cheaper by the Dozen” is the story of the Gilbreth family and how they cope with some changes familiar to many families. The story follows members of a large and unique family whose father is one of the great pioneers of industrial efficiency. He applies his unorthodox methods to his large family, running his household like a factory. The results are terribly embarrassing, funny and—it must be admitted—extremely effective! Anne, the oldest, rebels; both Dad and she are upset by the lack of understanding between them. But there is a reason behind dad’s methods
37th Annual Festival of Christmas
Bucks County Choral Society Christmas Concert, Cold Spring Creamery Rd, Doylestown
Christmas concert featuring Britten’s Ceremony of Carols’ with Elaine Christy on harp and the popular Tommy Shead Memorial Bell Choir of Doylestown Methodist Church
Once On This Island, Jr
125 Upper Holland Rd, Richboro
Once On This Island.presented by Acting Naturally is a feast for the heart, mind, and soul. This theatrical Caribbean adaptation of the popular fairy tale The Little Mermaid garnered eight Tony nominations for its Broadway run. With non-stop song and dance, the Story Tellers tell the story of Ti Moune, a peasant girl who rescues Daniel, a wealthy boy from the other side of her island. The Gods sing and dance as they puppeteer their lives in this family friendly, upbeat Caribbean musical
A Very Town and Country Christmas
St. Cyril’s Church, 1410 Almshouse Rd, Jamison
The Town & Country Players present their very own take on the Christmas holiday with their Annual A Very Town and Country Christmas! A delightful excursion from the usual fare of plays and musicals, the Players present this festive Christmas themed show complete with classic Christmas songs for a unique Christmas event to enjoyed by the whole family! Tickets are $15 for adults and $10 for children.