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Top 10 Events for Bucks County Families This Weekend (January 28-30, 2022)

Looking to shake things up for the weekend? Look no further. Here’s our top 10 list of events in and around Bucks County!

It feels like January 429th, so we don’t blame you if you’re longing for spring. But have no fear, there’s still a lot of winter fun to be had if you know where to look. And that’s where we can help! Let’s get through these long, January days together with this week’s roundup of the top 10 family-friendly events in and around Bucks County.

As always, please be sure to check with the host location about their health and safety protocols, as well as their registration requirements, prior to heading out!

Need more than ten? Or maybe some mid-week ideas? Be sure to check those out in the Bucks County Parent Calendar of Events. And don’t forget to check our sister-sites Main Line Parent and Philadelphia Families for your next out-of-town adventure!

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Nighttime Sensory Hike at Norristown Farm Park

January 28, 6:15pm

2500 Upper Farm Road, East Norriton

Did you know that animals use their senses differently at night? Join the Montgomery County Parks officials for a nighttime stroll and learn all about the different adaptations animals use to survive. Limited space available. Registration required. Please register through email: rblacketter@montcopa.org or Facebook messenger. Meeting location provided once you are registered. Free for all ages.


Winterfest at Dublin Town Center

January 29, 11:00am-8:00pm

123 N Main Street, Dublin

Get ready as The Dublin Town Center turns into a winter village for its first annual Winterfest! Featuring fire pits, live music, kids’ activities, ice sculptures and so much more, this is one event you don’t want to miss! An absolute must for our top 10 events!

Cat and Kitten Yoga at Last Chance Ranch

January 29, 10:00am-11:00am

9 Beck Road, Quakertown

Join Water & Rock Studio at Last Chance Ranch to practice yoga or just snuggle and play with the cats and kittens. All ages welcome. No experience necessary. Registration Required. Please note, that this event takes place at Last Chance Ranch-9 Beck Road, Quakertown and NOT at the Yoga studio.

Kid’s Terrarium Workshop at Art of Ecology

January 29, 10:00am-12:00pm

100 Municipal Drive, Newtown

Join the Art of Ecology at the Newtown Township Administration Building to learn about how plants interact with the soil and air around them by building your own terrarium ecosystem. All materials will be provided and the terrariums are yours to take home!

Parent/Child Cooking Class with Conquering Cuisine

January 29, 10:00am-12:00pm

378 N Main Street, Doylestown

Conquering Cuisine presents The Food of Italy, a fun and informative session where parent and child will work side-by-side, with the guidance of an instructor, to prep and cook each of the items on a pre-selected menu. This week’s menu features pasta e fagioli with Italian sausage, sun-dried tomato and chicken pasta with basil, and a pear, walnut and mixed green salad with balsamic vinaigrette! All equipment, recipes, and ingredients are provided. Class runs approximately 2 hours and is geared toward children over 10 years old. Price is for both parent and child.

Groundhog Day Celebration at Tinicum

January 29, 10:00am-1:00pm

8601 Lindbergh Boulevard, Philadelphia

Will Tinicum Tim come out of his burrow and see his shadow? Join the John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge at Tinicum for their family-friendly celebration of winter wildlife. The day will include a live animal presentation, ranger-led walks, live music, refreshments, crafts, and more!

Ice Harvest at the Howell Living History Farm

January 29, 10:00am-4:00pm

70 Woodens Lane, Lambertville, NJ

Any little historians in your family? If so, this is a fun and educational event that you don’t want to miss! In addition to demonstrations of ice cutting, hauling, and handling, visitors will also help pull ice blocks up the ramp to the ice house, chip ice to make ice cream, and make an ice candle to take home. All this PLUS food and snow cone samples make this a definite top 10 event in our eyes! Please note that there is a $4 materials fee for the ice candle craft.

Autistic Teens Meetup

January 29, 3:00-5:00pm

Autism Rec 1140 S 26th Street, Philadelphia

Check out this hangout spot for autistic teens, a place to make friends and a place where you can be who you are with like minded people without judgment.

Valentine’s Day Mini Session at Makers Off Main

January 29, 11:00am-2:00pm

38 E State Street, Doylestown

Celebrate the month of love with a mini photo session with Michelle Lala Clark Photography. Each 15 minute session includes two backdrops to choose from, a selection of props, five digital images, and an online gallery. Reserve your time slot on the website!


Mommy & Me Artsy Tea at Primp and Play Spa

January 30, 10:30am-12:00pm

1520 Locust Street, Floor 2, Philadelphia

Join the fabulous folks at Primp and Play Spa for this special mommy & me day! Paint a flower pot, sip tea, and enjoy a manicure (kids) and keratin hand treatment (moms) at this one-of-a-kind event!

Bonus Event!

Liberty Lake Day Camp Open House

January 29, 11:00-3:00pm

1195 Florence-Columbus Road, Bordentown, NJ

Get a head start on summer camp planning with the Liberty Lake Day Camp Open House. This is a wonderful opportunity to see the grounds, meet the Liberty Lake Day Camp staff, and learn about their programs. Activities and snacks available. 11am-3pm. Reserve your spot at https://lldc.youcanbook.me/

Lead photo courtesy of Smith Memorial Playground & Playhouse, visitphilly.com

Writer & Calendar Editor, Bucks County Parent-Email me at Tatiana@FamilyFocus.org