Veterans Day Parade in West Chester

2013-West-Chester-Veterans-Day-Parade-parade-leadersWest Chester pays tribute to all American veterans, living or dead, but especially to living veterans who served their country honorably during war or peacetime. The parade will take place on the second Sunday of November at 2:00pm. A short ceremony will take place at the historic Courthouse featuring the Rustin Band, the AmeriKids and several speakers. Join the West Chester Veterans Council to show your support for our veterans. For more information on the event click here.

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The 2014 Founders Event

Chester County Historical SocietyThe Founders Event will bring together the region’s community, economic, and government leaders to support the Chester County Historical Society and acknowledge two outstanding visionaries: PECO and Penelope P. Wilson. Tickets are $100 per person and include remarkable networking, guided tours, delicious food by Jimmy Duffy’s, classical guitar by Malcom Johnstone, and more. For ticket information contact David B. Reinfeld at 610-692-4800 x 267 or by email dreinfeld@chestercohistorical.org. To learn more about the event click here or visit chestercohistorical.org.

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Jazz Cocktail Hour with Terry Klinefelter

296_Jazz_Cocktail_Hour_LogoUptown! Entertainment Alliance presents the Jazz Cocktail Hour, a Thursday evening concert series, with recording artist and West Chester University professor Terry Klinefelter; a versatile performer who is at home both in jazz clubs or the classical concert stage. She was described by the Philadelphia Inquirer as “on the cosmic cusp where Mozart might meet Mingus.” Her 2013 release, Zingaro, features original jazz compositions and standards, as well as several new songs based on the works of renowned poet Dana Gioia. The event will take place on Thursday, October 30, from 6:00pm to 7:30pm at the Knights of Columbus Building.

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Wine Tasting Fundraiser at the Chester County Historical Society

The Interfaith Housing Assistance Corporation of Chester County will be hosting a Wine Tasting Fundraiser at the Chester County Historical Society on Sunday, November 2, from 4:00PM – 7:00PM. Meet the experts in homelessness prevention for single working parents with dependent children, and learn about wines, beers, and some of the best food pairings that Chester County can offer! Some of this year’s contributions include home brewing, organic wines, the Brandywine Wine Trail, local beers, and wines from around the world! Your palate will delight in the delicious food parings from places like The General Warren Inn, Limoncello Ristorante, and more. To learn more about the event click here or visit Interfaithhousingcc.org.

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Halloween Parade in Kennett Square

Halloween-Parade-PosterIf you missed the West Chester Halloween parade last night don’t worry as there is another parade happening this weekend in our neighboring town of Kennett Square! Downtown Kennett Square is looking to be transformed with the festive sights and activities of the fall season. Kennett Square’s Halloween Parade will be on Sunday, October 26 at 3 pm. Organizations and individuals are welcome to participate! To learn more about the event click here or visit Historickennettsquare.com.

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Dracula Performed By Brandywine Ballet Company

Beginning this weekend, October 24-26, Bram Stoker’s famous DRACULA is set to be performed by the Brandywine Ballet Company. It’s the story of a forbidden Victorian romance between beautiful Mina and the beguiling Count Dracula set amidst eerily lit castles and sun-drenched terraces. The tragic story unfolds with impeccable soloing, sensual pas de deux, and exhilarating ensemble dancing. Tantalizing costumes, sword battles, artful makeup and an emotionally moving musical score make Dracula ghoulish fun for all. Performances will take place at Emilie K. Asplundh Concert Hall. See performance times and ticket information by clicking here.

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4th Annual Taste of Chester County

If you’ve ever wanted to taste your way through Chester County, now you can! Tickets are on sale for the 4th Annual Taste of Chester County, hosted by Safe Harbor, which will take place at Milestone Events on November 6 from 6:30–9 p.m. This yearly event brings together the best food and drinks that Chester County has to offer, all under one roof. For more information on the event visit Safeharborofgwc.org.

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