PRESIDENTS' DAY WEEKEND EVENTS
Sunday, February 14
Valentine's Day falls on Presidents' Day weekend this year, and that means a three days to escape with your sweetheart. But there's much more than romance in the air on February 14. Check out our complete guide to your Sunday in Montco.
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. Sunday features two stages of music plus Scottish and Irish dancing, whiskey tastings, seminars and kilt making.
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. If you prefer a morning meal, the railroad is also offering a Mimosa, Steak and Eggs Valentine's Brunch train at 11:30 a.m.
Elmwood Park Zoo
1661 Harding Blvd
Come take the plunge with your significant other this Valentine's Day (February 14) at Treetop Adventures at Elmwood Park Zoo. Each couple receives two adult admission passes into the zoo and two adult admission passes to the Treetop Zoofari course, which offers 45 games and nine zip lines.
HEARTS & HOPS
1001 Cathedral Rd
Bryn Athyn, PA
Cairnwood Estate, within the Bryn Athyn Historic District, invites couples looking for an out-of-the-ordinary Valentine's Day: "Hearts & Hops," a beer tasting event. From 8-11 p.m. on February 14, guests can experience the grandeur of the Gilded Age as they stroll through the first floor of the mansion, enjoy music performed by Philly Event Group and pair sweet and savory hors d'oeuvres while sampling beers.
American Helicopter Museum
1220 American Blvd
West Chester, PA
The American Helicopter Museum in nearby West Chester provides a truly unique opportunity for romance this Valentine's Day with high-flying helicopter rides for you and special someone. Looking to pop the question? Book a proposal package by February 10 make it a day she'll never forget.
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. Sunday features the Rose Petal Brunch, a murdery mystery lunch and Valentine's prix fixe dinner in the Village.
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.
291 N. Keswick Ave
Put some R&B/Soul into your Valentine's night with a pair of tickets to this concert at the Keswick Theatre. Osborne is the five-time Platinum and Gold Record winner behind such indelible hits as "Stay with Me Tonight," "Only Human" and of course "On the Wings of Love." The February 14 performance is at 8 p.m.
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. 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. February 14 offers two chances to catch the show with performances at 2 and 7 p.m.
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. Sunday features a 2 p.m. matinee performance at DCP Theatre.
GONE WITH THE WIND
227 Bridge St
On Sunday afternoons, film fans flock to The Colonial for its classic fare each week at 2 p.m., nestling into a seat and enjoying the hot popcorn. The screening on February 14 is the epic love story, Gone with the Wind (1939).
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.
RARE BIRD: JOHN JAMES AUDUBON AND CONTEMPORARY ART
Berman Museum of Art at Ursinus College
601 E. Main St
John James Audubon captured the natural world in a way few others have. The Berman Museum of Art's exhibit Rare Bird: John James Audubon and Contemporary Art looks at Audobon's work and how it has shaped nine contemporary artists.
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 Culpeppers' inward-looking interior designs.