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A Longwood Christmas Beginning November 27th!

A Longwood Christmas will be on view from November 27, 2014 through January 11, 2015 at Longwood Gardens! This season, A Longwood Christmas, will feature a new bird-inspired display:

longwood christmasFrom trees adorned with nests and feathered friends, to topiary swans in our Exhibition Hall, to birdhouses, owls, and bald eagles decorating our tree houses, this holiday season flies high. Our Music Room depicts a festive Peacock Masquerade Ball, featuring elegant table settings and an 18-foot rotating tree. Stroll outside where colorful fountains dance, glimmering snowflakes hang overhead, and a half- million lights illuminate more of our outdoor gardens than ever before.

The annual event will also consist of spectacular lights,  illuminated fountain shows, and live holiday performances. To learn more about timed ticketing, peak and non-peak pricing, and see more visiting tips to make your experience extraordinary click here or visit, Longwoodgardens.org.

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Chester County Celebrating National Bike Month

Did you know that the month of May is National Bike Month? For the first time, West Chester will be celebrating the month due to the efforts of the Chester County Cycling Coalition, along with the support of the BLUER committee.  The volunteers will be implementing the outreach and education campaign in the Borough and on a countywide scale. The mission of the campaign is to bring cyclists and automobile drivers together to safely share the road. Below are some precautions and tips to keep in mind whether you are a motorist or biker. Also, if your interested in getting more involved with Bicycle Month, check out some of the awesome events happening around Chester County by clicking here.

Advice for Bicyclists

  • Obey the law
  • Ride on the right
  • Be predictable
  • Stay visible
  • Watch for pedestrians

Advice for Motorists

  • Stay alert
  • Give some room
  • Take a look
  • Lay off the horn
  • Pay attention


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Where to Park In West Chester?

Wondering where to park when visiting downtown West Chester? Look no further, check out the video below for some helpful tips!

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