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Chill Out in the Classic Towns

Summer may be coming to a conclusion but that doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy a cool treat in the Classic Towns! Here is a list of eight great dessert shops that you’ll love for a final hooray. 1. Roxborough Custard…

Summer Road Trip

  The warm weather was a perfect complement for our latest Classic Towns Road Trip as people happily welcomed summer with amazing activities. We were eager to explore some of the ways our communities spend time outside…

Holiday Video Blog

It’s quite easy to embrace the holiday spirit in a Classic Town. From downtown streets strung with lights to annual holiday house tours, there is no better place to celebrate the season! This month, there are…

Photo Credit: Cory Popp

Holiday Events in the Classic Towns

“City sidewalks, busy sidewalks, dressed in holiday style. Children laughing, people passing, meeting smile after smile.” The holiday spirit is alive and well in the Classic Towns of Greater Philadelphia, so don’t be a Grinch this…

Growers Tent at Kennett Square Mushroom Festival Photo Credit: Guests learn how mushrooms are harvested in the Growers’ Tent at the Kennett Square Mushroom Festival

Kennett Square Mushroom Festival

The Classic Town of Kennett Square (pop. 6,129) produces 65 percent of the mushrooms grown in the United States, making it the self-proclaimed “Mushroom Capital of the World.” Every year on the weekend after Labor Day, Kennett…

Photo Credit: Photo by B. Krist for Visit Philadelphia. Coryell’s Historic Sightseeing Boat Rides in New Hope, Pennsylvania, offer tours of the Delaware River aboard a 65-foot Mississippi-style river boat.

7 Classic Towns selected as “Towns of the Philadelphia Countryside” by VisitPhilly.Com

VisitPhilly.com, the official visitor and travel website for Philadelphia, recently profiled a number of surrounding towns characterized by their charm and natural beauty.  New Hope, Manayunk, Ambler, Phoenixville, Kennett Square, Media and West Chester were chosen…

Kennett Square mentioned in Pennsylvania Borough News

The Classic Town of Kennett Square, Pennsylvania was mentioned in the July issue of Pennsylvania Borough News, a publication of the Pennsylvania State Association of Boroughs. The article entitled “Traveling Through Pennsylvania’s Boroughs” includes the following…