Weekend Planner: Johnny Appleseed Festival, UFO Conference & More
Don't have any weekend plans? Check out these local events.
Where/when: Sheraton Bucks County Hotel, 400 Oxford Valley Rd, Langhorne, Friday - Sunday, 9 a.m. - 6:30 p.m. each day.
Why go: Travis Walton of "Fire in the Sky" relives his five-day absence at the UFO Conference hosted by Mutual UFO Netork. Meet him and nine other filmmakers, researchers and authors. Click here to view a schedule of speakers.
Nomadic Artists of Five Ponds
Where/when: Bucks County Visitors Center, 3207 Street Rd, Bensalem, Friday all day
Why go: A group of 20-plus senior artists will exhibit their work at the Bucks County Visitors Center. The works will be paintings, prints, jewelry, quilts, comic books, note cards and more.
Girl Scout Information Session
Where/when: Community Room at the Free Library of Northampton Township, 25 Upper Holland Rd, Richboro, Saturday, September 29 from 3 to 4:30 p.m.
Why go: Girl Scouts of the Rock United Service Unit will be holding an Information and Welcome session at the library for parents of girls who may be interested in joing the Girl Scouts and to learn more about Girl Scouting.
Cost: Free informational session
Bensalem Lions Club Flea Market
Where/when: 2201 Street Rd, Bensalem, Saturday, 7 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Why go: Browse treasures and trinkets while enjoying hot dogs, pretzels, and refreshments are sold from the Bensalem Lions Club Food Truck.
Cost: Free to browse
Bryn Athyn Bounty Farm Market
Where/when: Bryn Athyn Cathedral 900 Cathedral Rd., Huntingdon Valley, Saturday at 9 a.m.
Why go: Come purchase plants, produce, flowers, eggs and honey from our gardens. There will also be fresh food and live music.
Cost: Free to browse
Market Day in Historic Newtown
Where/when: Newtown Historic Association Centre Ave & Court St, Newtown, Saturday at 10 a.m.
Why go: There will be over 60 crafters, artists and demonstrators will present a wide variety of interesting crafts.
Feasterville Fall Festival
Where/when: Impact Thrift Store 91 E Street Rd, Feasterville Trevose, Saturday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Why go: Impact Thrift's Fall Festival is a celebration of all that is local, sustainable and green. It will feature pumpkin painting for kids, free cider and cookies (while supplies last), and a special guest appearance by none other than…our old pal Woody Woodpecker!
Johnny Appleseed Festival
Where/when: Orchard Artworks 520 Tomlinson Rd, Huntingdon Valley, Saturday, 1 p.m. - 4 p.m.
Why go: This free family event will feature games, crafts, an apple cider press, an apple pie contest, and an apple tree planting in memory of Sylvia Glassman, an Orchards Artworks artist.
Where/when: Newtown Athletic Center, 120 Pheasant Run, Newtown, Sunday at 2 p.m.
Why go: Proceeds benefit the after school music and drama programs for kids aged 8-14 for the Bucks County Performing Arts Institute.