Summer is in full swing and The Main Line and surrounding areas come alive with events that will get you out and about and loving local!
If you want to pay it forward — Consider volunteering some time at a local animal shelter or even becoming a 4-legged foster parent; use your experience to be a Mentor to high school or college students; check in with your church for Seniors who may be home bound and in need of companionship — not only will you be contributing to the community, but it can enrich your heart and soul as well!
In the meantime, check out some of these fun events happening on and around the Main Line and let us know what you think! If you have any event you’d like us to share with our Visitors, send it to firstname.lastname@example.org. We’ll keep adding, so check back often – Enjoy! Click on event name for more details.
Philadelphia Jewelry Show – July 7th
Forget Retail, shop direct from designers, wholesalers and manufacturers for the largest selection at the lowest prices! Find something for everyone when you visit InterGem’s Jewelry & Gem Marketplace at Greater Philadelphia Expo Center at Oaks.
Wine Slushie Weekend – July 8th-9th
Temps are going up, so we’ll be cooling down with a variety of Chaddsford Wine Slushies! Visit during this weekend to enjoy four unique frozen libations, made with delicious seasonal ingredients and your favorite Chaddsford wines!
Blueberry Festival – July 8th
Linvilla Orchards’ Annual Blueberry Festival takes place annually in early July while the local blueberry season is in full swing. You can pick your own healthy blueberries from acres of bushes. The blueberry pie eating contest is the highlight of the day!
Barre & Brews to Benefit Mom’s House – July 9th
Phileo Method Fitness of Phoenixville is a studio that offers indoor cycling classes, barre classes, yoga classes and combination classes including sculpting, kettle bells and boot camps. On July 9th, they are bringing their special brand of fitness to Stable 12 Brewing Company for an indoor, barreless barre class…followed by beer of course.
Chico’s Vibe Concert & Fireworks – July 9th
Enjoy a Sunday Summer Concert at Exton Park with Chico’s Vibe – voted Neighborhood Favorite local live band. Their nine-piece orchestra presents a musical fusion of the 40s, 50s, 60s…right up to today.
Brunch & Yoga at the Conshohocken Brewing Company – July 9th
What better way into a Sunday than yoga and brunch? Join Yoga Home co-founder Kerri Hanlon for an all levels yoga class and stay for Brunch. Our 60 minute yoga class will be accessible for newcomers to yoga (no experience required!), with lots of modifications and options. CBC Bridgeport will be serving up it’s finest, including flights of their tasty beers!
Yoga for All Ages – July 10th
Wear comfortable clothing and Join us at Wayne Art Center as Amy Dolan presents a Yoga Class for All Ages from 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Amy Dolan, Radnor resident and certified yoga instructor, is the owner of her own studio “Yoga with Spirit”.
Malvern Fire Company Carnival – July 11th-15th
Come out and enjoy some summer family fun and support our local fire company! Kids will love the rides, face painter, magician, food and fireworks (Friday night). Carnival runs from 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM each evening.
Movie Night: Zootopia – July 12th
Join us at Eagleview Town Center in Exton from 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM for Zootopia Movie Night! While no admission is charged to attend Eagleview Town Center events, we hope that you will bring a canned food item to each event to support our fight against hunger. Food donations will benefit the Chester County Food Bank.
Celebrate Andrew Wyeth’s Birthday – July 12th
Join Brandywine River Museum of Art as they celebrate the 100th Anniversary of the birth of Andrew Wyeth. The monumental exhibition Andrew Wyeth: In Retrospect will be on display and the United States Postal Service will have the official release party for a set of 12 Andrew Wyeth Forever® stamps, featuring an unveiling with distinguished guests, special activities and café menu, and lots more.
Romeo & Juliet in the Park! – July 13th
Come out to the East Goshen Park stage and enjoy Commonwealth Classic Theatre’s production of Shakespeare’s masterpiece, Romeo and Juliet! Bring a blanket and lawn chair for the show! Performance is from 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM.
Friday Night Lights at ChesLen Preserve – July 14th
Natural Lands’ 7th annual Friday Night Lights features a fantastic evening of music, beer, wine, and sunset socializing amid one of Chester County’s most inspiring landscapes: our 1,263-acre ChesLen Preserve. Tickets will sell out FAST so register now!
Blobfest 2017 – July 14th-16th
The Colonial Theatre in Phoenixville hosts a three day event in commemoration of the original 1958 classic THE BLOB, including screenings of The Blob and other horror classics, re-enactment of the theater running-out sequence, competitions and a street fair.
Camp Chaddsford: Adult Summer Camp – July 15th, 22nd, 29th
Experience the ultimate, adults-only summertime retreat at Camp Chaddsford! Tickets include tee shirt, lawn games, wine and beer tastings, Pig Roast Dinner, and s’mores. Move over Kids!
10th Annual Media Downtown Car Show – July 16th
The Delco Cruisers and Media Business Authority announce the Annual Media Downtown Car Show. Over 250 antique cars will be lining the streets of Downtown Media on Sunday, July 16 from 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM (rain date July 23).
Philadelphia Phillies Day – July 16th
Show your hometown Major League Baseball team some love at Elmwood Park Zoo’s Philadelphia Phillies Day! Come meet the Phillie Phanatic from 2:00 -3:00 PM. Wear your Phillies gear and get $2.00 off admission. Be sure to stop by our craft table to make some cool Phillies crafts to take home!
An Evening of Patriotic Music – July 18th
Celebrate the spirit of the American Revolution as The Paoli Battlefield Preservation Fund proudly welcomes Charlie Zahm to the General Warren Inne for “An Evening of Patriotic Music” from 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM. Charlie will be joined by Tad Marks playing the fiddle. Dine on hors d’oeuvres in the outdoor Terrace (weather permitting) and relax and enjoy the sounds of ballads from days gone by.