Bensalem, PA (PRWEB) March 25, 2006
In 2006: Get Into Bucks, for everything you’re into. Check out Sand Castle Winery’s brand new wine-tasting room, veranda, and banquet facilities; all made to look like a real castle! Historic Bristol is celebrating the town’s 325th anniversary in 2006, and Pennsbury Manor is opening a state-of-the-art Visitor Center. The Garden of Reflection, a memorial park for the victims of 9-11 in Lower Makefield, will be completed in June 2006. Visit the James A. Michener Art Museum in New Hope for “The Art of Harry Leith-Ross, Pennsylvania Impressionist.” Sesame Place will be opening a brand-new attraction in June 2006; Elmo’s World, an all-new play area with three new rides. New Hope Celebrates its third annual Somewhere Over the Rainbow event, May 19-21.
Attend one of Crossing Vineyards’ “Wine Tasting for Dummies” classes (http://www.crossingvineyards.com). Stay at Stone Ridge Farm (http://www.buckscountyartworkshops.com/) for one of the Bucks County Art Workshops, or take a Garden Tour at Pennsbury Manor (http://www.pennsburymanor.org). Don’t forget to stop by Sellersville Theater (http://www.st94.com) for any one of their fabulous productions, and dine at the Washington House before or after the show.
Into Music? Art? Nature? Fun? For whatever you’re into, get into Bucks County, Pennsylvania.
Below is a list of 2006 happenings in Bucks County, through July. To view a more detailed calendar of events, visit http://www.BucksCounty.Travel.
March 1 – May 14. Ansel Adams: A Celebration of Genius. Michener Art Museum. Doylestown. 215-340-9800. http://www.michenerartmuseum.org. $
March – May. Cinematheque Series. County Theater. Doylestown. 215-345-6789. http://www.countytheater.org. $
March 18 – July 9. The Heart of Haiti. James A. Michener Art Museum. Doylestown. 215-340-9800. http://www.michenerartmuseum.org $
April 30 - May 5. Bucks County Art Workshop: Anita Johnson - Oil, Still Life. Stone Ridge Farm B&B. Hilltown. 1-877-855-BARN. http://www.buckscountyartworkshops.com. $
May 12 – October 1. The Art of Harry Leith-Ross, Pennsylvania Impressionist. James A. Michener Art Museum. New Hope. 215-340-9800. http://www.michenerartmuseum.org $
May 27 – September 3. Show Business: Irving Berlin’s Hollywood. James A. Michener Art Museum. Doylestown. 215-340-9800. http://www.michenerartmuseum.org $
June 10 – October 15. Diane Burko: Flow. James A. Michener Art Museum. Doylestown. 215-340-9800. http://www.michenerartmuseum.org $
July 22 – November 5. Todd Stone: Witness. James A. Michener Art Museum. Doylestown. 215-340-9800. http://www.michenerartmuseum.org $
About Bucks County Conference & Visitors Bureau:
The Bucks County Conference & Visitors Bureau, Inc (BCCVB) is the official tourist promotion agency for Bucks County. The mission of the BCCVB is to increase visitation to Bucks County by effectively marketing its heritage, accommodations and attractions. For more information on BCCVB activities call 1-800-836-BUCKS, visit http://www.BucksCounty.Travel or stop by the Bucks County Visitor Center located at 3207 Street Road in Bensalem (adjacent to the entrance to Philadelphia Park Racetrack). The Visitor Center is open seven days a week from 9:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. It is easily accessible from the Pennsylvania Turnpike, Route 1 and Interstate 95.
Lauren Tosti, Public Relations Coordinator
Bucks County Conference & Visitors Bureau, Inc.
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