Spring on your mind? We’re with you. The good news is, there are plenty of ways to get into the spring spirit in and around Bucks County. Check out spring expos, a unique, wine pairing, farmers markets and more. Keep reading for 6 things you gotta do this weekend!
ONLY TWO WEEKS AWAY! Sunday, April 22, noon – 4 pm. How time flies when you’re eating bacon! It’s been five years since we held the first Bucks, Bacon and Beer. Not your typical Baconfest, but an event that focuses on delicious product grown and produced here in the Delaware River Valley. Don’t miss out – tickets are selling fast. Save your spot here.
1Beer Tasting: Evil Genius Beer Co.
Sat, April 6, 5 – 10 pm
Washington House Hotel & Restaurant
136 N. Main St. Sellersville, PA
Evil Genius beers have unique and humorous branding, so it’s easy to spot them even from afar. You’ll see them this weekend at the Washington House Hotel and Restaurant, too — they’re featuring their delicious beers with some samples. PS — you can join them every first Friday of the month for a themed beer tasting.
Fri & Sat, April 6-7
Lumberville General Store
3741 River Rd., Lumberville, PA
This Friday and Saturday, join Lumberville General Store for their Supper Club. Skip meal prep and enjoy some Southern cooking — it’s $24.95 per person, BYOB and seating starts at 6 pm. See here for more info.
3Wine & Olive Oil Tasting
Sat & Sun, April 7-8, 1 – 4 pm
Villa Milagro Vineyards
33 Country Rd. 627, Phillipsburg, NJ
Sample delicious olive oils, balsamic vinegar, flavored oils and other delicacies with Olive with a Twist (Frenchtown, NJ) and Villa Milagro. The vineyard will serve up the oils along with ciabatta bread and their European style blended wines. 10$ for adults. See here for more info.
4Garden Open House 2018
Sat & Sun, April 7-8, 10 am – 4 pm
Bucks County Gardens
1057 North Easton Rd., Doylestown, PA
Kick-off spring with Bucks Country Gardens this Saturday, April 7 and Sunday, April 8 from 10 am – 4 pm. Join them for family fun including food, beer samples, kids’ activities, storytime, community outreach fair, demos and more. See here for a full schedule of activities.
5Yardley Indoor Winter Farmers Market
Sat, April 7, 9 – 11:30 am
Yardley Friends Meeting
65 N. Main St., Yardley, PA
The Yardley Indoor Winter Market is still going strong — but not for long! The winter market’s last day (before its summer market opens) is April 21. With 18 vendors offering seasonal vegetables, fresh fruit and savory pies, eggs, farmstead cheeses, pastured pork and beef, fresh mushrooms and local wines. Plus coffee and loose leaf teas, regular and gluten-free bakery goods, gourmet spreads and dips, jellies, local honey artisan chocolates, fermented food & drink, prepared foods, natural body products. Everything you need to get into the spring spirit!
Sun, April 8, 8 am – 1 pm
Lingohocken Fire Company
Mill Creek Rd. & Washington Ave., Wycombe, PA
This 100+ year-old fire company is hosting a pancake breakfast this Sunday — who doesn’t love a good breakfast? Enjoy a regular stack for $7, short stack for $5, and french toast, coffee, tea, juice, and milk. Call 215.598.3500 or see their website.
The 5th Annual Bucks Bacon & Beer
Sunday, April 22, 2018, Noon – 4 pm
Triumph Brewing Company, New Hope, PA
Hard to believe but this year will be the 5th Bucks Bacon & Beer! This popular annual event is co-sponsored by Bucks County Taste and Triumph Brewing Company, and features bacon, sausage, artisanal cheese, and other delectable foods from local food
NEW THIS YEAR!
- Pig Roast
- Local whiskey, beer and hard cider
- Limited edition 5th Annual Bucks Bacon & Beer t-shirts
- Live New Orleans music
- A piggy photo booth
These are the local food folks coming this year. Oh my!
The Bent Spoon
Bucks County Brittle
Clusters Handcrafted Popcorn
The Cook & His Books
Dad’s Hat Whiskey
The Farm Cooking School
Flint Hill Farm
Folk City Roasters
Fulper Family Farmstead
Great Barn Brewery
House of Jerky
Stone & Key Cellars Cider
Two Sisters Canning
Tickets on sale NOW. Don’t wait. We always sell out. CLICK HERE to purchase tickets: $40 for Noon entry, $35 for 2 pm entry.
SAVE THE DATE!
Hamilton’s Grill Room (Sunday, May 20, 2018, 6 pm) Yikes. It’s been two years since we had a wonderful dinner at this favorite. Stay tuned for more details.