Independence Day celebrating is continuing all weekend! (Plus, there's a little Christmas in July action on Friday, too!) Here are our picks for fun things to do this weekend in Bucks County. You can always find more by visiting our Events Calendar. And remember to check out our 2019 Summer Guide.
First Friday in Bristol Borough: Christmas in July
When: Friday, July 5 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Where: Mill Street, Bristol
A lot of people will still be celebrating Independence Day on Friday night, but you can celebrate Christmas in Bristol Borough! This month’s First Friday theme is Christmas in July. Enjoy storytime, caroling and magical snow with Sprinkles the Elf by Bristol Riverside Theatre at 5:30, 6:15 and 7 p.m. There will also be vendors, food specials, live music and more.
1st Friday Night Fireworks in New Hope
When: Friday, July 5 at 9:30 p.m.
Where: the stretch of the Delaware River between New Hope and Lambertville
Visit New Hope and Lambertville on the 1st Fridays of each month for a dazzling nighttime display as well as arts, crafts, live music, and entertainment. This location provides a breathtaking backdrop to the fireworks and the opportunity to catch them all summer long.
Fireworks Friday Party at Lambertville Station Restaurant and Inn
When: Friday, July 5 from 8 p.m. to 11 p.m.
Where: Lambertville Station Inn – Riverside Room, 11 Bridge Street, Lambertville
Join the party at the Station for the best view of the fireworks! There will be live music performed by Phase 3. Tickets are $30 in advance and $40 at the door and include two drinks. Call Jackie (Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.) at 609-397-8300 ext 500 for reservations.
Scoogie’s Firecracker 5K and ½ Mile Kids’ Sparkler Run
When: Friday, July 5 from 6:45 to 8:30 p.m.
Where: The Market at DelVal, 2100 Lower State Road, Doylestown
Keep the Independence Day celebrating going with this family-friendly event! With live music till 9 p.m., yard games, and inflatable attractions, it is guaranteed to be a good time for all. Race participants receive custom medals and a free DelVal Creamery Ice Cream or PA Draft Beer. Stay for DelVal’s Friday Night Wine Concert after the race. Local Pennsylvania Craft Beers and Rosebank Winery Wines will be available for purchase during this event.
Rebels vs. Redcoats: A Revolutionary Car Show
When: Saturday, July 6 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Where: Washington Crossing Historic Park
Rebels vs. Redcoats: A Revolutionary Car Show will be held in the large field diagonal to the park’s Visitor Center. Registration is $20 per person. On-site registration will not be permitted. The public is invited to attend the car show for free.
Summer UnWined Concert with Fireworks
When: Saturday, July 6 from 5 to 10:30 p.m.
Where: Shady Brook Farm, 931 Stony Hill Road, Yardley
The Tom Petty tribute band Radio Petty is performing during this special Saturday unWINEd with Fireworks! In addition to the live music, there are lawn games, jumping pillows, go-carts, a playground, farm animals, and lots more to entertain the kids. Tickets are $12.50 for ages 24 months and up, and there will be wine, beer, and food available for purchase.
Tinicum Arts Festival
When: Saturday, July 6 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Sunday, July 7 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Where: Tinicum Park, 963 River Road, Erwinna
Gather with friends and neighbors to enjoy the works of over 180 regional artists in the centerpiece Art Barn. Delight in the creations of over 130 artists and craft artisans displayed under the trees. Discover treasures at the White Elephant Tent. Choose from literally thousands of volumes at the Book Wagon. Place a bid at the Silent Auction. Enjoy outstanding live musical entertainment while savoring a fresh-squeezed lemonade, a tasty sandwich or a home-baked dessert in the picnic grove.
Doylestown Fireworks and Concert
When: Sunday, July 7 at 7 p.m. (park opens at 5 p.m.)
Where: Central Park, 425 Wells Road, Doylestown
Happening List favorite Bigg Romeo will be performing dynamic renditions of tunes from the 60s through current pop hits. There will be food vendors, too. Park opens at 5 p.m., concert starts at 7 p.m., and the night concludes with fireworks. Parking is $5 per car.