Learn how to churn butter, dance to live music, check out classic cars, and solve a mystery! There's even a NEW farm to visit! These are just some of the fun things to do in Bucks County this weekend. (Of course, we encourage you to make decisions that fit your family's situation and follow safety guidelines.)
Find even more things to do this season by checking out our 2020 Bucks County Summer Guide. (Tip: We'll be updating it as more things open up, so you'll want to bookmark that page!)
If you're specifically looking for cheap (or free!) things to do with kids, be sure to read our article with suggestions HERE.
And if you're on the hunt for creative date ideas, read THIS article.
Colonial Farm Experience at Mercer Museum & Fonthill Castle
When: Friday, August 7 from 9 a.m. to 4:45 p.m. (tickets are for 45 minutes sessions)
Where: 84 South Pine Street, Doylestown
Have you ever wondered what it was like to live in a log house? Explore the daily life of colonial farmers with Mercer Museum educators during this live, in-person education program that is fun for the whole family. Learn about the well pump, colonial games and toys, churning butter, and more! Each 45-minute session is reserved for a private family group with up to 6 people and tickets are $30 per family group. All guests 2 and older are required to wear face coverings during the program. Purchase tickets HERE.
Drive-In Concerts Presented by Mid Atlantic Event Group
When: Friday, August 7 and Saturday, August 8 from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Where: Oxford Valley Mall (Old Boscov's Parking Lot), Langhorne
Making use of the empty mall space, Mid Atlantic Event Group is presenting drive-in concerts. Tickets include a designated parking space and tailgate space for your group and start at $50 for 2 people/1 car. Friday night's concert will feature live performance by Split Decision. Country band Shot of Southern Band will perform on Saturday. There will also be food trucks and DJs.
Sunflower Festival at Rustic Valley Orchard
When: Saturday and Sunday, August 8 and 9 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Where: 1220 Upper Stump Road, Chalfont
Rustic Valley Orchard is the newest farm in Bucks County! It's a partnership with Tabora Farm & Orchard and located just two doors down, on the same side of the street. Come check it out during their first festival of 2020! View and pick sunflowers, listen to music, play games and have a bite to eat. BYO chairs and blankets to sit in the fields. You can also take a wagon ride tour of the new farm.
Back to the Garden Music Festival at Snipes Farm
When: Saturday, August 8 from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Where: 882 W. Bridge Street, Morrisville
Love Light will play an afternoon in the Festival Pasture. This is a “social-distanced” event. Find a spot for your crew in the pasture, and hang out there. BYOB. Tickets are $20 and can be purchased HERE.
Murder by Gaslight – Murder Mystery Walking Tour at Peddler's Village
When: Saturday, August 8 at 6 p.m. or 7 p.m.
Where: Routes 202 & 263, Lahaska (Meet at the Cock ‘n Bull lobby)
Peddler's Village is known for their Murder Mystery Dinners, but in the times of corona, they're getting creative with these new Murder Mystery Walking Tours. Offered every Saturday night, this weekend is the first event.
There’s been a very Victorian murder in Peddler’s Village. Enter a world of stodgy alienists and charismatic charlatans, saucy painted ladies, and tweedy robber barons. Stroll the byways and shadowy corners of the Village, led by your guide–who just happens to be the victim of a 130 year old murder! Inspect the crime scene, gather clues, and question suspects you meet along the way. Tickets are $25 per person. Dinner is not included, but you receive a 10% discount at several Village restaurants when you show your receipt.
Richboro August Cruise & Chill
When: Sunday, August 9 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Where: Dairy Queen Grill & Chill, 922 2nd Street Pike, Richboro
Enjoy cars, ice cream and pizza with friends and family!