Congratulations and Happy End of the Year to all the teachers, students, and parents who have crossed the finish line of the 2021-22 school year! It wasn’t as unprecedented as 2020-21, but it still had its share of uncertainty, ups and downs, and inexplicable happenings that made it feel like the year would never end. Thankfully, June is finally here, and it's time to relax, reset, and begin a well-deserved summer break!
When my kids were in elementary school I always looked forward to the last day of school. Mostly it was because we had all gotten to that point where everyone was “done” with school and desperately needed a break. However, I also looked forward to the last day because of the traditions we had. First, I would... READ MORE
The Award-winning Blobfest Festival returns LIVE and IN PERSON to the iconic, historic Colonial Theatre in Phoenixville, PA, July 8-10, 2022!
Celebrate vintage Sci-Fi at 2022 Blobfest: The Uninvited. Now in its 23rd consecutive year, the festival commemorates the Colonial’s place in cinematic history as a filming location for the 1958 classic sci-fi film, The Blob, starring Steve McQueen.
Blobfest features three days of interactive fun including an original live stage show, re-enactment of the 'Run Out' scene from the movie, live music, vintage Sci-Fi Double features with The Blob, Street Fair with vendors, Costume and other contests, an Edible Cinema add-on and more!
For tickets to this once annual event or weekly feature films, classics, and live concerts, visit thecolonialtheatre.com
Manayunk Arts Festival
Main Street, Manayunk
Saturday, June 25 - Sunday, June 26
Don’t miss the largest outdoor juried arts festival in the tri-state area, featuring hundreds of local and national artists. Details
PNC Presents: Avenue of the Arts Block Party
Saturday, June 25
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Broad Street between Locust & Pine and Spruce between 15th and Juniper
The Avenue of the Arts comes to life with entertainment, art, food and more! Details
Second Saturdays - Chestnut Hill
12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Village of Chestnut Hill, Philadelphia
On the second Saturday of each month (April – October), stroll the charming, historic blocks of Germantown Avenue, to view the works of regional artists while listening to music from talented local bands and traveling minstrels, and enjoy seasonal offerings from the shops and restaurants in the Village of Chestnut Hill. Details
Narberth First Fridays
Friday, July 1, 5:00 PM
Grab a friend, bring the family, or meet your neighbors downtown to have dinner and stroll around town. Live music, beer tastings, art, and special offerings. Details
Celtic Fling & Highland Games
Saturday & Sunday, June 25 & 26
Gates Open at 11:00 AM
Mount Hope Estate & Winery, Manheim
Celebrate Celtic Culture, with the sights, sounds, smells and tastes of this rollicking Celtic celebration. Details
Saturday, June 25
10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
American Helicopter Museum, West Chester
Celebration of family and fun with helicopter rides, and a classic car and motorcycle show. Details
Exton Park Community Day
Saturday, July 16
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
A fun filled day with a DJ, Kids activities, food trucks, archery, corn hole, disc golf & much more! Live concert at 6:30 p.m. featuring Chatterband, and Fireworks following the concert! Details
Downingtown Good Neighbor Day
Monday, July 4, 8:00 AM
Kerr Park, Downingtown
A daylong event that starts with the Run for Life 5K and 5K Freedom Walk to benefit ambulance and rescue squads in the Downingtown Area School District. After the race, enjoy food, over 80 craft exhibitors and much more including a Fireworks Grand Finale at dusk. Details
Community Day Celebration
Saturday, June 25, 5:00 PM
East Goshen Township Park, West Chester
Kick off summer with this fun-filled event featuring moon bounces, live music, health screenings, a helicopter landing, petting zoo, food trucks and a few surprises and fireworks. Details
SOUNDS OF SUMMER
Music & Movie Night
Friday, July 8, 6:00 PM
Odorisio Park, Wayne
Enjoy FREE musical performances, food & refreshments, and Disney’s Soul on the big screen under the stars! Details
West Whiteland Township Summer Concert Series
Select Sunday Evenings through August, 6:00 PM
Miller Park, Exton
Families and friends have been gathering for 28 years to enjoy the Sounds of Summer free concert series for the community. Details
Music at Marshall
Select Weeknight evenings June - August
Food Trucks 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Concerts 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Marshall Square Park, West Chester
Get ready to eat, dance, and sing the night away with local musicians at these FREE outdoor concerts in the middle of the park! Toddlers will especially enjoy the new playground. Details
Friday, July 8 & August 12
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Longwood Gardens, Kennett Square
Longwood Gardens Light Nights are inspired by light and include live music, fountain performances, concessions, activities for the family.
Dog Days of Summer Pet Expo and Family Carnival
Saturday, July 30
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Upper Providence Dog Park, Phoenixville
Four-legged pals and their families are invited to a fun filled day of Food Trucks (Human & Dog), demonstrations, pet and kid Carnival Games a pet parade and The Dog Walk for Charity. Details
Pics for Pits
Sunday, June 26
11:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Great American Pub, Phoenixville
Grab your furry best friend for photos and food for this Pet Photo Fundraiser to benefit Philly Bully Team. For a suggested donation of $15, Liz Zulli Photography will take and professionally edit a digital photo of your pet. Stay and enjoy any vegan dish on the (patio is pet friendly 🤗) and Great American Pub will make a donation to Philly Bully Team. Details
Dog Days of Summer with ACCT Philly
Sunday, July 17
12:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Carriage House, Skippack
Come meet your new best friend at this super adoption event and meet & greet! Dogs, beer, food, activities for adults and kids! All proceeds will be split between ACCT and Philly Bully Team! Details
SUMMER SPIRITS & POP-UPS!
Pints on the Preserve
Saturdays through August
2:00 PM - 8:00 PM
ChesLen Preserve, Coatesville
Enjoy Refreshments with a take-your-breath-away view. East Branch Brewing Company will be pouring suds and you can pair your pint with a hike, and a picnic! BYO chair or picnic blanket. Details
PHS Pop Up Garden - Manayunk
Daily through August
106 Jamestown Avenue, Manayunk
Guests of all ages as well as pets can visit and enjoy an oasis of horticulture in a tranquil garden space in Manayunk featuring entertainment, events, and delicious food and drink offerings. Details
Celebrating Friends’ Central’s Class of 2022!
Friends’ Central alumni/ae report that they are well prepared to excel academically, to lead, and to problem solve. When FCS alumni/ae graduate into the world, they are simply extraordinary.
Friends' Central School
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