Festivals, festivals, festivals! Get all the details, (plus find out how you can snag free museum admission here) in our Weekend Picks! You can find even more fun things to do in Bucks County by visiting our Event Calendar. And be sure to check our 2019 Fall Guide to fill your calendar all season long.
Smithsonian Magazine’s Free Museum Day
When: Saturday, September 21
Where: Museums throughout the county
Smithsonian magazine hosts Museum Day annually to celebrate and encourage boundless curiosity. The Museum Day ticket provides free admission for two people. You can download one ticket per email address. There are over 50 participating museums in Pennsylvania with several in Bucks County (and even more in Philly) including the Bucks County Civil War Library and Museum, Fonthill Castle, Mercer Museum, James A. Michener Art Museum and Pearl S. Buck International. Search for all of the participating museums and get your free ticket at this link.
Yardley’s Harvest Day
When: Saturday, September 21 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Where: Downtown Yardley Borough
Yardley Harvest Day will emphasize the many unique aspects of living, dining, socializing, shopping, working and enjoying one of Bucks County’s most historic and best communities. Downtown Yardley is an idyllic setting for this community gathering, which showcases the Delaware Canal and the Delaware River. Yardley Harvest Day features unique artists and crafters, music and great food, historic and educational tours, and local civic groups and businesses.
Newtown Vet Pet Fair
When: Saturday, September 21 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Where: 107 Penns Trail, Newtown
Family fun for the whole family – even the furry members! There will be adoption groups, vendors and lots of activities. Let Fido cool off in the Doggy wAter Park, take a crazy family photo and the photo booth or join Dr. Palm for some cat-friendly fun. Join in the Pet Parade at noon with prizes for best costume, owner-pet look-alike and more. There will be a DJ, raffles and more.
When: Saturday, September 21 from 10:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Where: Buckingham Friends Meetinghouse, 5684 York Road, Routes 202 and 263, Lahaska
The Peace Fair provides a comfortable family-friendly atmosphere in which adults and children can learn about how others promote peaceful relations in their organizations and their own lives. The fair is nonsectarian and nonpartisan and seeks to attract people of all beliefs from all walks of life. Visit www.peacefair.org for more information.
Family Fun Day at Snipes
When: Saturday, September 21 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Where: 390 W. Bridge Street, Morrisville
Snipes Farm & Education Center presents its fifth annual Fall Family Fun Day on the Farm on Saturday, September 21 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Enjoy hayrides around the farm, pick your own apples and pumpkins, giant corn maze, moonbounces, a DJ, face painting, playground fun, balloon art, character visits, farm animals, inflatable games, vendors, food trucks and more! Admission is $6 per person (children 2 and under are free). Pick your own pumpkins and apples can be purchased by the lb.
When: Saturday, September 21, 12:30 to 5:30 p.m.
Where: The Stocking Works, 410 South State St. Newtown
Beer tasting, live music, food and fun! The event will be held rain or shine. Tickets are required for all attendees. If it rains, tents will be provided. No one under 21 will be admitted.
Italian Wine Stroll at Peddler's Village
When: Saturday, September 21
Where: Peddler’s Village, routes 202 and 263, Lahaska
Peddler’s Village will set the scene for this limited space event, with timed tickets. Guests will join Michael Conti of Vintage Imports through 16 hand-picked selections from different regions of Italy. Purchase tickets here.
7th Annual Healthy Living Festival
When: Sunday, September 22 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Where: Middletown Grange Fairgrounds, 576 Penns Park Road, Wrightstown
The Healthy Living Festival is back for its 7th year in a new location! This is a day to connect and show support for local, sustainable, eco-friendly, small businesses in the Bucks, Montgomery, Philadelphia and surrounding areas! Find healthier alternatives for you and your family! Enjoy music, healthy food options, workshops and offerings throughout the day! A one day community festival for all ages! FREE entry!