PRESIDENTS' DAY WEEKEND EVENTS
Friday, February 12
Start your long weekend early in Valley Forge and Montgomery County. Friday night is filled with events for him, for her and for the whole family.
SCOTTISH & IRISH MUSIC FESTIVAL AND FAIR
Valley Forge Casino Resort
1160 First Ave
King of Prussia, PA
The 23rd annual Scottish & Irish Music Festival and Fair returns to the Valley Forge Casino Resort this Presidents' Day weekend. The festival kicks off with a Friday night concert featuring The Hooligans, Albannach and the Mudmen starting at 8 p.m.
PHILADELPHIA GOLF SHOW
Greater Philadelphia Expo Center
100 Station Ave
Philadelphia's premier winter golf event is back for three days at the Greater Philadelphia Expo Center. Special attractions include a manufacturer's demo range, the Golfsmith long drive championship, free lessons from area PGA professionals and the 70-foot long putt challenge.
CUPID'S ARROW DINNER TRAIN
43 Chestnut St
Valentine Day Weekend, February 12-14, the Colebrookdale Railroad presents "Romance on the Rails." This special excursion (6:30 p.m.) offers an Italian gourmet catered meal and dessert served in the lovingly restored coach and café cars. The caboose is also be available for up to four people, providing an intimate dining experience.
CUPID IS STUPID ANTI-VALENTINES DAY PARTY
The Vault at Valley Forge Casino Resort
1160 First Ave
King of Prussia, PA
Skip the Valentine's Day celebrations and join your fellow singles at The Vault for the Cupid is Stupid Anti-Valentine's Day Party. RSVP for free entry, one complimentary drink or beer, a light food buffet, live DJ and prizes. You must RSVP in advance to attend.
BOATHOUSE ROW PAINTING
Painting with a Twist - Skippack
1240 Bridge Rd, Suice C
Paint your Philadelphia landmark at Painting with a Twist in Skippack. On Friday evening, Painting with a Twist's instructors will help you bring Boathouse Row to life on canvas. The event is BYOB so bring your favorite libation to enjoy while you paint.
I ❤ PV VALENTINE'S WEEKEND
Routes 202 & 263
Peddler's Village in nearby Lahaska has a full weekend of events planned for Valentine's Day weekend. Start your weekend on Friday with a Chocolate Lovers Tea at 3 p.m. featuring buffet service for $23.95.
MAKE YOUR OWN GLASS HEART
Taylor Backes Glass
150 S. Washington St
Make a romantic memory that will last a lifetime this Valentine's Day weekend. Taylor Backes glass is letting you make your own glass heart to cherish forever. Complimentary glass of wine or cider is included. Reservations are required.
Stone & Key Cellars
435 Doylestown Rd
Test your knowledge while enjoying Made in Montco wine at Stone & Key Cellars in Montgomeryville. The Friday, February 12, trivia night is all about romance and romantic movies. Prizes include wine and free drinks.
Steel River Playhouse
245 E. High St
Steel River Playhouse stages a perfect accompaniment to Valentine's Day weekend with its run of Love Letters (February 5-13). The story describes a long-term friendship that blossoms into more, revealed by two characters who read correspondence they've sent to each other over several decades. The curtain opens at 8 p.m. on Friday.
SENSE AND SENSIBILITY
39 Conestoga Rd
The romanticism of Regency England fills the People's Light stage with an adaptation of Jane Austin's Sense and Sensibility, opening February 10. The story follows two young ladies to their new home, a meagre cottage on a distant relative's property, where they experience love, romance and heartbreak.
THE TIN WOMAN
795 Ridge Rd
The Tin Woman, is a comedy/drama that revolves around the recipient of a heart transplant and the family that donated it. Based on a true story, the moving script uses humor and pathos to explore loss, family, and what it means to be given new life. Friday night's performance begins at 8 p.m.
KUNG FU PANDA 3
252 Main St
East Greenville, PA
Catch the number one movie in America at one of the county's most historic theaters. Kung Fu Panda 3, the family friendly animated feature, is playing all weekend at the beautiful and historic Grand Theater in East Greenville.
ART FACULTY AND INVITED ART ALUMNI SHOW
Montgomery County Community College
Fine Arts Center Gallery
340 DeKalb Pk
Blue Bell, PA
Some of the most talented artists to come through the Montgomery County Community College have gathered their work for the annual Art Faculty and Invited Art Alumni Show. The exhbition is on display daily in the Fine Arts Center building of the college's Blue Bell campus.
EXHIBITIONS ON VIEW: SOLO SERIES
Abington Art Center
515 Meetinghouse Rd
Abington Art Center's winter Solo Series exhibtions feature four premier artists across four galleries. See the paintings of Keith Breitfeiler, Zoe Cohen's exploration of historic Philadelphia buildings, Brian David Dennis' Call It installation and Constance Culpepper's inward-looking interior designs.