Weekend Planner: Blood Drive, Concert Series & Yoga on the River
Need plans for this Labor Day weekend? Check out these local events.
Not going down the shore this weekend for Labor Day? No problem! Check out these local events this weekend.
Where/when: 1214 Veterans Hwy, Bristol, Friday from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Why go: Head to the Bristol Office Center parking lot near the Dept. of Public Welfare office to donate blood. This drive is being hosted by PRO-ACT’s Amends in Action group.
Wine Concert Series: Hank Ricci
Where/when: Shady Brook Farm, 931 Stony Hill Rd, Yardley, Friday, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Why go: Enjoy a wine tasting by Rose Bank Winery, and relax on the beautifully landscaped E.P. Henry patio with some live music by acoustic performer Hank Ricci, who will play pop to piano cover tunes.
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
Yoga on the River
Where/when: PT Transformations, 400 Mill St, Bristol, Saturday at 9 a.m.
Why go: This fun, engaging class teaches thefundamental ﬂow of Vinyasa yoga while practicing the various postures of Hathayoga right on the banks of the Delaware River.
Wrightstown Farmers Market
Where/when: Wrightstown Township Municipal Building, 2203 2nd Street Pike, Newtown, Saturday from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m.
Why go: This market features more than 25 vendors offering seasonal, freshly harvested, organically and conventionally grown vegetables, herbs, flowers; preserved products; 100 percent grass-fed beef, pasture-raised poultry, lamb and pork; pastured, free range eggs; organic yogurt and cheeses; artisanal breads and homemade baked goods; handmade soaps and lotions; raw local honey and beeswax candles; locally grown and handmade fiber products; gluten free and vegan items; organic, fair trade, locally roasted coffees; organic, freshly ground nut butters; gourmet prepared foods and local handcrafts.
Cost: Free to browse
Teacher/School Staff Appreciation Discount Impact Thrift Stores
Where/when: Impact Thrift Store, 91 E Street Rd, Feasterville Trevose, Saturday from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Why go: Impact Thrift will be giving teachers and school staff a 25 percent discount on all purchases during the entire month of September, beginning this weekend.
Cost: Prices vary
Falls Township Summer Concert Series
Where/when: Falls Township Community Park, 9125 Millcreek Rd, Levittown, Sunday at 6 p.m.
Why go: This Sunday night, bring a chair or blanket and enjoy music from the Rain Date Band in the Falls Township Community Park, Phase I Pavilion