The biggest night in Bucks County is finally here! And whether you plan on taking on the Happening List Bash red carpet or just need to follow up with some other great local events, check out our weekend with our guide for Thursday, April 22nd, 2015 – Sunday, April 26th, 2015 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 & restaurant guide.
Bucks Happening List Red Carpet Bash
Pen Ryn Estate, 1601 State Rd, Bensalem
6:30pm – 10:00pm
The evening will honor the 2015 Bucks Happening List winners, finalists, and nominees. After last year’s smashing success, we are returning to Belle Voir Manor at Pen Ryn Estate in Bensalem, which features soaring 22 foot ceilings, a grand staircase, a private walled courtyard, and stunning views of the Delaware River. Beginning at 6:30pm, guests will walk the red carpet and be treated to some of Bucks County’s best food, entertainment, and much more. A variety of beverages will be available for purchase at a cash bar.
Steve Solomon's Cannoli, Latkes & Guilt
Bristol Riverside Theater, 120 Radcliffe St, Bristol
2:00pm & 7:30pm
He’s back! Steve Solomon, of the award-winning My Mother’s Italian, My Father’s Jewish…comedies, returns to the BRT stage. This hilarious show features the very best of Steve’s last three shows–plus loads of new material! His shows have been seen by almost a million people throughout the United States and Internationally. So prepare to spend a hysterical evening of side-splitting laughs with one of America’s best storytellers and dialecticians. This will be a “don’t miss” night of fun! – See more at: http://bucks.happeningmag.com/event/steve-solomons-cannoli-latkes-guilt/?instance_id=1737109#sthash.MTBEA0zW.dpuf
Delaware Valley University, 700 E Butler Ave, Doylestown
12:00pm – 8:00pm
The first A-Day was held May 21, 1949, on the campus property of The National Agricultural College, later renamed Delaware Valley University. A-Day, short for “Activities Day,” was a single day when the students of the college worked together to showcase various agricultural displays and exhibits. Today, the tradition of A-Day continues with the hard work and dedication of the students at Delaware Valley University.
Ottsville Farmer's Market – Opening Day
Jerry Fritz's Linden Hill Gardens, 8230 Easton Road (Route 611), Ottsville
4:00pm to 7;00pm
Don't miss the opening day of the Ottsville Farmers Market at Linden Hill Gardens! The area's only Friday outdoor market, featuring all local farmers and producers offering the freshest consumable products. Special musical performer, Irish/Americana Singer & songwriter Thomas Johnston. Join us for Food, Drink and Fun!
Youth Empowerment Workshop
Artist's Cellar, 85 S. Main St, Yardley
9:00am – 2:00pm
This workshop is about inspiring a new generation of confident teens who love and accept themselves – just the way they are. Teen girls between the ages of 13 and 18 can for the workshop here or call 215-287-3687. Register for $40. Lunch is included. The day will culminate with the girls recreating a Be YOU tiful painting.
Spring Fling Shopping Event
Northampton Township James E. Kinney Senior Center, 165 Township Road. Richboro
9:00AM – 2:00PM
Join us for this great shopping event. Just in time for Mother's Day, teacher gifts or your favorite grad or special Dad! There will be over 50 vendors with a variety of handcrafted jewelry, scarves, totes, home decor, candles, baked goods and much more! ~Free Admission~ Food & drinks will be available for purchase.
Groucho: A Life in Revue
The Heritage Center, 635 North Delmorr Avenue, Morrisville
Groucho narrates this play with comedy and music, which takes the Marx Brothers from vaudeville, to stardom and their eventual break up. Includes many of Groucho’s classic songs and sketches.
BUCKSFIT 5K Run/1K Walk/Pump & Run
Northampton Township Municipal Park, Hatboro Rd, Southampton
A new addition to “raise” and “lift” the scope of the BucksFit 5K. You can Run…You can Walk…and now you can Pump and Run! The BucksFit 5K Run has another new way to challenge yourself! Whether you are a seasoned pro, a first time runner, walker or have more strength than endurance, this race has it all covered. The BucksFit 5K Run- same rules, same run, same fun for all ages. Awards for Top runners – Male & Female, Child and School categories in 5K receive cash value gift cards. 5K Run awards in all age categories 1st, 2nd, 3rd, and Elementary School Bracket. Combined times from the top 5 finishers from each school will determine top honors and donation to the physical education program of the winning school