FOOD & DRINK
New splash pad, all-abilities playground open in Reading
READING, Pa. - Reading Mayor Eddie Moran cut the ribbon Wednesday to the new splash pad and all abilities playground at City Park located near North 11th and Walnut streets. "As you can see folks, this is exactly what I mean when I say let's build a better Reading together," he told the crowd.
Step Back in Time: Explore the History of Firefighting in Berks County at the General Admission Reading Area Fire Museum!
📣 Hey, friends! Got any plans for this weekend? If not, I have the perfect event for you! 🔥🚒. 📅 On June 10th at 10:00 AM, come to the General Admission: Reading Area Fire Museum located at 501 S 5th St in Reading, PA.
One of the best Delis in Pennsylvania is hiding inside an Old General Store
Pennsylvania is filled with bustling downtowns and cities filled with places to eat, drink, and shop, but sometimes you need to reconnect with the charming small towns filled with historic main streets and mom-and-pop shops to find out where the genuinely delicious food is hiding.
Kick up Your Heels at Gouglersville Fire Co.'s Country Line Dancing Event - A Fun-Filled Evening with DJ Nugget!
🎉🤠👢 Yeehaw! Get ready to put on your boots and join us for a fun-filled evening of Country Line Dancing at Gouglersville Fire Co. Social Quarters! 🎉🤠👢. This Saturday, June 11, from 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM, come and enjoy dancing to your favorite country tunes with DJ Nugget! 🎵💃🕺
Furry Friends: Grilled Cheese & Lil Red Riding Hood
READING, Pa. - This week's furry friends come from Humane Pennsylvania in Reading. First is a kitten named "Grilled Cheese." She's a two-month-old brown tabby with an endearing personality. Grilled Cheese is playful, curious and ready to meet her forever family. Our other furry friend is "Lil' Red Riding Hood."...
Save more on your weekly shopping using printable coupons from Giant Food Stores in Reading, Updated 2023-06-09
Giant Food Stores is a chain of supermarkets in the United States that operates stores in Pennsylvania, Maryland, Virginia, and West Virginia. The company was founded in 1923, and it is now owned by Ahold Delhaize, a multinational retail corporation. Let's make use of these coupons to buy the things we need and make our lives more economical and enjoyable.
Meet Brian Clark, Photographer & Painter
“I started doing photography as a teenager in high school, at Penncrest in Delaware County,” says photographer and painter Brian Clark, who now resides in downtown Reading. “There was a very good art class there which got me interested in art in general, and I started taking pictures on family vacations.”
In the Limelight with Brian Adams, owner of West Reading’s The Art Room
Brian Adams has been immersed in the art industry since he can remember, from being a part of the Rainbow Readers of Reading Theatre Group, to dressing public figures and collaborating with high-end brands as an executive personal shopper at Bloomingdales, to opening The Art Room on Penn Avenue. Q:...
GoggleWorks, NAACP and Juneteenth Reading, PA Join Forces for The Great Barrington Project
The Great Barrington Project is a cost-free interactive experience in public spaces, where participants are invited to sit in a chair across from a seated Black person and look in their eyes, unlocking a deeper connection. Those who identify as Black will also be invited to offer perspectives on how others perceive them. The project will be carried out in Reading’s City Park on Tuesday, June 13 from 12pm to 5pm and Wednesday, June 14 from 12pm to 5pm. A third and final installment will take place from 9am to 11:30am on Thursday, June 15 at GoggleWorks’ factory-turned-art-center campus at 201 Washington St. The GoggleWorks event will be followed by a reception, including free appetizers and fare from Franklyn’s Breakfast, Burgers & Shakes. Admission, parking, and food are free, but registration is required https://goggleworks.org/event/the-great-barrington-project-at-goggleworks/.
Bed & Breakfast in Kutztown Transforms into Vintner’s Inn
Formerly the Main Street Inn, the late 19th-century structure in the heart of the bustling college borough is undergoing yet another metamorphosis under the creative guidance of Andrea Folino, a principal of the growing Folino Estate enterprises. Andrea and her husband Marco are the entrepreneurial couple behind what, in less than a decade, has become the fabled Folino Estate Vineyard and Winery in the rolling countryside of northern Berks.
Summer Arboretum StoryWalk® Encourages Participants to Dance Like a Flamingo
The summer book selection for the Berks Libraries/Reading Public Museum StoryWalk® trail will have readers leaping like a lemur and scuttling like a crab. Dance Like a Flamingo, written by Moira Butterfield and illustrated Claudia Boldt, is currently on display and will have you emulating the movements of various animals from around the world in this motion-centered picture book.
BrewHaHa Trail: Exploring Reading and Berks County, One Craft Beer at a Time
The BrewHaHa passport trail in Reading and Berks County, Pennsylvania, offers a fun way to explore the area while sipping on some delicious craft beers, ales, and ciders. The free mobile passport directs visitors to participating brew pubs and bars, where they can unlock special offers and collect points for fun prizes.
6th annual Pennsylvania Ice Cream Trail features Berks County creamery
This summer, Pennsylvanians and visitors can beat the heat and get a sweet treat by visiting any of the 42 creameries that make up the 2023 Scooped: An Ice Cream Trail. Agriculture Secretary Russell Redding and Department of Community and Economic Development Deputy Secretary of Tourism, Film & Marketing Carrie Fischer Lepore visited The Lands at Hillside Farms in Shavertown, Luzerne County to announce the sixth annual PA Ice Cream Trail.
“Carlos Luna: Beyond The Surface” Opens at the Reading Public Museum
One of the most dynamic voices in contemporary Latin American art today, Carlos Luna is featured in a monographic exhibition, Carlos Luna: Beyond the Surface, which will be on view through September 10, 2023 at the Reading Public Museum in Reading, Pennsylvania. Luna creates impactful and memorable works that enlist engaging narratives, graphics, texts, and a visual vocabulary that is uniquely his own. The exhibition, which is on view in The Museum’s first floor galleries, features nearly 30 paintings, works on paper, sculpture, and tapestries that range from the late 1990s through his most recent works.
Berks History Center tour group sees areas impacted by Canadian wildfires
READING, Pa. - It's a trip that included an unexpected stop to witness living history, and tragedy. “Seeing that part of Nova Scotia burned and the woods was hard, but it was especially hard to see that the homes that we passed that were completely gone,” said Vicky Heffner, education curator for the Berks History Center.
Reading Community Players Present: The Tempest 6-7-23
Learn about the upcoming RCP production of The Tempest by William Shakespeare from Director Sandi Trait, with actors Tabitha Borges (Caliban), Andrew Leubecker (Boatswain), George Kovarie (Antonio), and Kirstin Truccano (Miranda) on Greater Reading ACT-UP. From the program: Greater Reading ACT-UP.
Reading’s First Annual Juneteenth Parade and Festival
Join the celebration on Saturday, June 10th, 2023, at 3rd and Spruce Recreation Center for Reading’s First Annual Juneteenth Parade and Festival. The parade starts at 11am followed by the festival at 12pm. The route starts at 2nd and Franklin wraps around to end at the intersection of 3rd and Spruce. This is a free public event to celebrate Juneteenth.
Blue Mountain Eagle Climbing Club: New Mural Dedication
Blue Mountain Eagle Climbing Club (BMECC) proudly announces the dedication of their new wayfinding mural to welcome and orient visitors to BMECC. The ceremony for the community, students and volunteers is on Sunday, June 11, 2023, at 11:45am. 50 students from Albright College’s Total Experience Learning program participated in the...
El Alfa – La Leyenda del Dembows show in Reading, PA Dec 3rd, 2023 – presale code
TMPresale.com has brought out the latest most current El Alfa – La Leyenda del Dembow presale password 😉 Everyone with a presale code will have the chance to order tickets ahead of anyone else. This could very well be your only chance ever to see El Alfa –...
Berkshire Heights ATHENA'S Adult Bingo: Win Big, Have Fun, and Give Back to Your Community!
🎉 Hey, hey, hey! Do you want to have the best night of your life? Then come join us at Berkshire Heights ATHENA'S Adult Bingo this weekend! 🎉. This event is the perfect opportunity to unwind and have a blast with your friends while donating to local non-profits and winning fun prizes! Trust me, it's the BEST Bingo in Berks County! 🙌
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