First Friday in Downtown West Chester is approaching! Come downtown on Friday, April 5th and see what’s new and what’s cool for Spring. Most stores are open late offering specials and refreshments. Also, make sure to stop by Fairman’s skate shop as they join forces with Boxcar Brewing Company for Boards & Beers. The special event will offer live music and beer tasting from 5:00-9:00PM. For more information check out the flyer below!
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Gallery Walk debuted in downtown West Chester in June 1990 and quickly became an event to look forward to each spring and fall. Now in its 22nd year, the tradition remains an integral part of the downtown scenery. The event, held the first Friday in June and October, provides the perfect opportunity to experience the historic borough’s blend of urban sophistication and small town ambience.
The semi-annual Gallery Walk will be starting at 5pm on October 5th! The event is Presented by the Chamber of Commerce of Greater West Chester and is sponsored by The Hotel Warner and Otto’s BMW. See the map of gallery openings and special shows. For more information on the event visit Chamber of Commerce website by clicking here.
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Below are some events to look forward to coming this September!
Swingin’ Summer Thursdays in Downtown West Chester
Date(s): 09/06/2012 thru 09/06/2012
Times: Times: 6:30 PM
Swingin’ Summer Thursdays in Downtown West Chester, presented by the West Chester BID and the Borough of West Chester’s Parks and Recreation Dept. The September event will take place on Gay Street, between High & Matlack, with Rock tunes provided by Dirk Quinn Band, and the Funk sounds of Wave Radio.
First Friday in Downtown West Chester
Times: Times: 5:00 PM
Start the weekend right with First Friday. Stores open late. It’s the perfect time to come to Downtown West Chester and see what’s new and what’s cool!
Tempesta di Mare at WCU
Times: Times: 7:30 PM
WCU Live! presents Tempesta di Mare performing baroque music on period instruments with “The energy of a rock solo and the craft of a classical cadenza,” says The Washington Post. Performance begins at 7:30pm at Madeleine Wing Adler Theatre at West Chester University. Adults $20; Seniors/Students $15. Details at WCU Department of Cultural & Community Affairs.
Chester County Restaurant Festival
Date(s): 09/16/2012 thru 09/16/2012
Times: Times: 12:00 PM
Chester County Restaurant Festival in Downtown West Chester, presented by the Borough of West Chester’s Parks and Recreation Dept. (Rain Date: 9-23-12)
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- The Grand Opening of Hotel Warner in Downtown West Chester! (mywestchesterpatown.com)
- West Chester Restaurants donate $25,000 to Local Programs (mywestchesterpatown.com)