St. Patrick’s Day is quickly approaching, how will you be celebrating? There are a number of local St. Patrick’s Day events happening this weekend around West Chester, check them out below!
- Irish Red Ale Beer Release at Iron Hill: This Friday, March 14, join Iron Hill Brewery for the release of Irish Red Ale Beer, which is a medium-bodied red ale with a distinct hop character and a touch of caramel sweetness. King of the Hill Rewards Club Exclusive members can enjoy vanilla-chocolate cake topped with salted caramel sauce with the purchase of Irish Red Ale or O’Sullivan’s Dry Stout. To become a member visit here.
- Doc Magrogan’s St. Pat’s 5K Race: This Saturday, March 15, start your St. Patty’s celebration off in Downtown West Chester at the St. Pat’s 5K Road Race in the 2 mile classic course loop. Then enjoy all of the post race festivities, including plenty of refreshments and drink specials. Click here to register and for more information!
Downtown West Chester | Photo by Matthew Steindl
Looking to plan ahead for the upcoming month of September? Well, mark your calendars because you don’t want to miss these events happening around the area! For more information visit http://www.downtownwestchester.com.
Swingin’ Summer Thursdays | Thursday, September 5
Come downtown for the last Swingin’ Summer Thursday festival of the season! Enjoy great food, live music, clowns, dancers, and more. Free for the whole family from 6:30-9:30 pm! Rock-n-roll is the theme of this month’s event and Chaos Thompson and Blue Apple Groove will play between High & Matlack Streets.
Wedding Wishes at Tish | Tuesday, September 10
Celebrate with Tish Boutique as owner Ashley Tischler gets married! Join them on Tuesday, September 10 from 11 am to 2 pm for cake, champagne, and big storewide savings. And beginning September 3, Tish will be open 7 days a week!
Run the Vineyards at Penns Woods Winery | Sunday, September 29
Join a fabulous run through the vineyards at Penns Woods Winery this September! Entry includes post-race wine tasting and live music. Shop from local vendors and enjoy local foods after a 10K run through the breathtaking landscape of Southern PA. All previous “Run the Vineyards” have sold out weeks in advance — register now!
Join Penns Woods Winery this Saturday for a day filled with wine, art, music, and fun! Become Van Gogh for a day with Shelly Gephart of Canvas Mixers. Walk away with your own beautiful “Shine Bright” Canvas. Penns Woods will be hosting tastings, wine by the glass, and wine by the bottle all day! The live concert will begin at 2 pm by the fabulous Brian Murray. Click here to purchase your tickets or visit www.pennswoodsevents.com.
Looking for something fun to do tonight? Well you are in luck! The Gables has paired up with Penns Wood Winery for one terrific summer dinner event. Get ready to imbibe in Penns Woods’ signature vintage, 2005. For the first time in over 2 years, all of 5 of the wines originally released from this flagship year are available to enjoy on Wednesday, June 26th. The Gables has expertly crafted 5 distinct dishes to complement this “once in a decade” vintage.
The wine dinner begins at 7pm and the cost is $95 per person—all inclusive. To view a photo gallery of a selection of the menu items visit The Gables Facebook page by clicking here. Please email Gables owner Ann McCurdy Kolenick to reserve your parties’ place: firstname.lastname@example.org. For further information click here or visit www.thegablesatchaddsford.com.
This weekend, December 22 and 23, Complete all of your holiday shopping as you relax at Penns Woods Winery! The winery is setting the stage for stress-free holiday shopping. Relax to the sounds of holiday music from around the world as you shop for the perfect presents!
Enjoy regular and reserve tastings; FREE spiced mulled wine to taste; spiced mulled wine gift kits; special holiday wine sales; local artisan gifts like candles, framed artwork, gift cards, and tea; and specialty fair-trade items like purses, scarves, and tablecloth sets. Penns Woods will also have aged balsamic vinegar and infused olive oil tastings and for sale. This year relax with a glass of wine and complete all of your holiday shopping at Penns Woods Winery! For more information on the event visit Penns Wood Winery official website www.pennswoodsevents.com