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MUSIKFEST 2016: A look at what’s planned this year. North Penn grad amongst performers

By Brian Bingaman @brianbingaman on Twitter |

Imperial’s Catering to host ‘Lights Out: A Tribute to Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons’

On Sunday, Aug. 21, Imperial’s Catering in Trappe is hosting “Light’s Out: A Tribute to Frankie Valli And the Four Seasons,” a fund raising event to benefit the local non-profit Pillars of Light and Love, whose mission focu...

Pillars of Light and Love |


  • Entertainment

    BREWS: Mark your calendars for Ambler Yards Beer Garden, Philly Beer Week and more

    May 19: Ambler Yards Beer Garden, Ambler, PA

    By Matt Brasch For Digital First Media |

  • Art galleries

    Artist Susan Melrath one stop on Chester County Studio Tour

    Oxford native Susan Melrath used to live in Seattle, where folks found her open-to-interpretation paintings accessible.

    By Brian Bingaman @brianbingaman on Twitter |

  • Entertainment

    PV Art and Food Truck Festival slated for May 21 outside PVHS

    Art, music, food and activities for children will all be a part of the fun at the first annual PV Art and Food Truck Festival to be held on Saturday, May 21, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. along Campus Drive.

    Perkiomen Valley School District |

  • Entertainment

    Sights and sounds of Civil War come to Pennypacker Mills June 4-5

    The sights and sounds of a Civil War battle will resound through the Perkiomen Valley on Saturday, June 4, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Sunday, June 5 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. as Pennypacker Mills hosts its free Civil War Event. Visitors can experience the Civil War through artillery demonstrations, a daily battle, living history demonstrations, music and songs of the Civil War Era, meeting the Union Generals and a special program for children.

    Montgomery County |

  • Entertainment

    Center City Jazz Festival features six hours of live music April 30

    International Jazz Day is April 30, so it’s fitting that musicians with various jazz styles will be performing 1 to 7 p.m. April 30 for the Center City Jazz Festival in Philadelphia.

    By Brian Bingaman @brianbingaman on Twitter |

  • Entertainment

    St. John’s presents 26th annual ‘Choir & Friends’ concert

    St. John’s Lutheran Church, 355 St. John’s Circle, Phoenixville, presents the 26th annual St. John’s Choir & Friends concert at 7 p.m. on Sunday, May 1.

    St. John’s Lutheran Church |

  • Entertainment

    Feet First Dance presents ‘LIVE, LAUGH, LOVE’ May 14 & 15

    This spring, a Feet First Dance performance for all ages will delight the audience with dance, costumes, music and theatrical lighting on the beautiful and technically advanced stage at Ursinus College, Saturday, May 14 at 7 p.m. and Sunday, May 15 at 3 p.m. Tickets are available at the door.

    Feet First Dance |

  • Entertainment

    Live Blog Replay: Doors open at 2016 Greater Philadelphia Comic Con

    Nerds assemble! The Great Philadelphia Comic Con, an annual weekend of pop-culture paradise, returns April 22 to 24, and we will be there blogging live to capture a full slate of artists and writers, cosplay contests, and various popular television and film actors. Have a costume? Tweet a photo using #DFMComicCon and we’ll add you to our blog and upcoming Comic Con photo gallery.


  • Entertainment

    When Doves Cry: 5 number 1 hits by Prince everyone should hear

    Pop musician Prince died Thursday but his music will live on.

    Digitial First Media Staff |

  • Entertainment

    Schwenksville Borough hosts 8th annual Community Day

    The Borough of Schwenksville will be hosting the 8th annual Schwenksville Community Day, Saturday, May 7. The event is held 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. (rain or shine) at Meadow Park, 300 Main Street, Schwenksville (behind the firehouse).

    Borough of Schwenksville |

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