The first official weekend of fall is upon us! How will you spend it? These are our picks for things to do this weekend, September 25 through the 27th. And be sure to check out our 2020 Fall Guide for fun all season!
Bristol Riverside Theatre Presents Mental Amusements Virtual Magic Show
When: Thursday, September 24 – Saturday, September 26
Where: Your Home!
Bristol Riverside Theatre heads into the fall with a brand new interactive magic show. The Bucks County culture staple is bringing award-winning Mentalist Vinny DePonto’s virtual show, Mental Amusements, into the audience's homes September 24-26. Two types of tickets are available for this show. There are Front Row Tickets that put audiences right into the action. Front Row Ticket holders can participate in the show and have their minds read. Front Row tickets cost $50. General Admission tickets allow audiences to watch the show and comment without being seen or heard. General Admission tickets cost $35. Tickets and more information are available online at brtstage.org or by calling the box office at 215-785-0100. More information about the show can also be found HERE.
Foodzilla Fridays in Fairless Hills
When: Fridays in September and October from 4 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Where: 500 Lincoln Highway, Fairless Hills
Funzilla in Fairless Hills is partnering with Mommy's Lil' Black Book to offer Foodzilla Fridays every Friday night in September and October. There will be food trucks and vendors set up in the parking lots. You'll also receive 25% off at Funzilla.
Fall Festival at Quakertown Farmers Market & Flea Market
When: Saturday, September 26 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Where: 201 Station Road, Quakertown
While there are a few changes this year, this annual event is still happening! There will be a DJ, Exotic Animal Display from Peaceable Kingdom Petting Zoo (no petting this year), individually packaged crafts and pumpkin decorating for kids (FREE!), a clown, and more.
The Count’s Halloween Spooktacular at Sesame Place
When: September 26 through November 1
Where: Sesame Place, 100 Sesame Road, Langhorne
Come in costume and celebrate silly, not-too-spooky fun at The Count’s Halloween Spooktacular at Sesame Place! The park will be transformed into a family-friendly Halloween haven and guests will enjoy trick-or-treating around the park, Halloween-themed shows, an interactive Scarecrow Scavenger Hunt, pumpkin decorating, swinging, flying, and cruising on Count von Count-themed mechanical rides, and unique photo opportunities with everyone’s favorite furry friends dressed up in costume on their Halloween-themed floats! Note that reservations must be made online. Masks are required.
Sleepy Hollow Hayride/House in the Hollow
When: Opens September 26 and runs throughout the Halloween Season
Where: Sleepy Hollow, 881 Highland Road, Newtown
Venture down into THE HOLLOW through the abandoned gardens and deep into the winding crypts and catacombs deep beneath the manor. An expansive cemetery and dark woods provide bone-chilling frights at every turn.
Dare to enter the gates of THE FIELD and wander through the ruins of a bewitched village haunted by ghosts of the outlaws and outcasts that lived there in the 1800’s. Continue through the deserted section of the farm no longer in use after the tragic events of the past. Plenty of new frights for 2020.
This year, they are selling a limited number of tickets for each half hour to maintain safe capacity and eliminate long wait times.
Learn How to Make a Scarecrow at Snipes Farm
When: Saturday and Sunday, September 26 and 27 from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Where: 890 W. Bridge Street, Morrisville
Have fun volunteering at Snipes Farm and help them prepare for their Land of Scarecrows, an activity included in Fall Weekends at the Farm in October. Stay for an hour, or two or three! For more information, contact [email protected] or call 215-295-1139 ext. 105.
Froelich's Farm Fall Festival
When: September 27 – October 31; Saturdays and Sundays from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and 1:30 p.m. to 4 p.m.; Thursdays and Fridays from 3:30 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Where: 3143 York Road, Furlong
Fall is not complete without a festival to celebrate the changing of the leaves, the chill in the air, and, of course, Halloween! The festival at Froehlich's Farm offers fun for all ages. This year, you will need to buy tickets for a specific time. Admission is $20 per person (under 24 months is free) and includes all festival activities such as corn maze, hayride, live music, The Cow Train, and more. Find out more HERE.
Bristol Outdoor Flea Market
When: Friday, Saturday and Sunday, September 25-27 from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Where: Bristol Park Shopping Center, 100 Commerce Circle, Bristol
Enjoy vendors from the tri-State area featuring an array of merchandise such as antique furniture, collectibles, vintage jewelry and clothing, artwork, glassware, pottery and more! Plenty of on-site free parking and free admission. Please wear a mask.
Scarecrow Season at Peddler's Village
When: Now through October 31, Scarecrow Workshops on September and 26
Where: 2400 Street Road, Lahaska
Peddler's Village is kicking off its 41st Annual Scarecrow Season with a property-wide display of scarecrows created by individuals and local businesses and organizations. While the traditional Festival is cancelled due to the pandemic, they will sill be hosting scarecrow-making workshops on Saturday, September 19 and 26. Get more details (and register) for the workshops at THIS link.