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Turks Head Music Festival

Join the fun on Sunday, July 20th, 2014 from 11:00am to 8:00pm for the 32nd annual Turks Head Music Festival at Everhart Park! The event features an array of popular regional bands performing on two stages, with numerous vendors and artisan booths. Bring blankets or lawn chairs. The event will feature FREE music & more for the entire family:

  • Twelve Bands on two stages
  • Over 70 craft and food booths
  • Kid’s play area and moon bounce
  • Free, no admission charge
  • Misting tent to stay cool along with the Service Mark “Cool Zone”
  • Zip Lines rides (new this year)
  • Mini golf course and mobile arcade (new this year)

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Shakespeare in the Park

intheparkThe Commonwealth Classic Theatre presents Shakespeare in the Park Twelfth Night, a comedy by William Shakespeare, directed by Paul Parente. A story of a storm causing twins to be washed ashore in a strange land. Each thinks the other has drowned. What follows is a comedy of love and loss, heart and soul, and loads of laughter. The outdoor presentation will be held in Everhart Park on Saturday, July 12, 2014 starting at 7pm. Make sure to bring lawn chairs and or blankets! The event is presented by West Chester Parks & Recreation, learn more by clicking here.

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Bike To Work Day 2014

West Chester BLUER and the Chester County Cycling Coalition are launching a Share The Road campaign this month, below are two events happening in our area. For more information on the Share The road campaign visit bike-to-work-daythe official website, www.wcbluer.org/ShareTheRoad.

Scheduled Events:

  • May 16, 7:30am – Bike To Work Day – Escort Mayor Comitta to work from the Mayor’s house (Brandywine Ave, north end of Everhart Park) to Borough Hall
  • May 16, 8:30am – the efforts of West Chester BLUER and the Transportation/Bike Friendly West Chester team are being recognized by PennFuture and the Sierra Club for their work to make bicycling a realistic alternative to driving in the West Chester area.

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May Day Festival of the Arts

May-Day-FestivalMark your calendars for The West Chester Parks & Recreation Department’s annual May Day Festival of the arts taking place Sunday, May 4, from 11:00am-4:00pm. May Day Festival of the Arts is a daylong celebration of the arts held at Everhart Park. Approximately 45 to 60 artists set-up booths throughout the park to sell their high quality arts and crafts. Artisans and crafters are welcome to apply for the event, more information available at (610) 436-9010.

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Music at Marshall Square Park

This Thursday, Friends of West Chester Parks & Recreation presents the Marshall Square Park Summer Concert Series starting at 6:30pm and is free for the entire family! Featured is a special Billy Joel night with John Grecia. Bring blankets or chairs and enjoy a community picnic.

Also, if your into local music make sure to check out Turks Head Music Festival this Sunday. Over a dozen bands will share two stages at the 2013 Turks Head Music Festival. The day-long celebration of regional music will be held at Everhart Park starting at 11am. Up to 90 artists set up booths throughout the park to sell their high quality arts and crafts. Local food vendors will keep everyone well-fed. Presented by the Borough of West Chester’s Parks and Recreation Dept. Rain date: July 28. FREE for the whole family.

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May Day Festival of the Arts | May 6th, 2012

The West Chester Parks & Recreation Department’s May Day Festival of the Arts is quickly approaching, so save the date for SUNDAY, MAY 6 from 11:00AM-4:00PM. 

Take part in the free day-long celebration of the arts that’s perfect for the entire family at Everhart Park (100 S. Brandywine Street, West Chester) and weave your way through the wide assortment of quality arts and crafts booths that will offer artisan items for sale. Better yet, the festival offers  family entertainment, fresh food, childrens’ make-it and take-it activities, a moon bounce and childrens’ rides. For more information, please call 610-436-9010.

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Coming this Summer: Turks Head Music Festival!

Be a part of history, celebrating thirty years of Turks Head Music! Featuring great live music, unique crafts, and awesome food, Turks Head 2012 is sure to be the best Turks Head Festival yet!

Come out on Sunday, July 15th to Everhart Park in West Chester. The 30th annual turks head festival is hosted by West Chester Recreation and will kick off on Sunday, July 15th at 11:00am and continue until 8:00pm. The all-day affair will host 80+ crafters and merchants, children’s inflatables and rides, live music, food vendors, and much more!

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