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2014
WINTER FESTIVAL
JANUARY
SAT 18- SUN 26, 2014

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Saturday, January 18

7:00 p.m. – 11 p.m.

Fire and Ice Ball
Eagle Fire House
46 North Sugan Road, New Hope

Tickets: $20 in advance, $25 door

Come join us our kick-off event.  Live music, food, and beverages. 

7:00 p.m. – 9 p.m.

“Sing-A-Long-A” Sound of Music
Bucks County Playhouse
70 S. Main St., New Hope

www.bcptheater.org or call (215) 862-2121

This one-night only screening of The Sound of Music, the classic Julie Andrews movie musical, will be presented in glorious, full-screen Technicolor, complete with subtitles so that the whole audience can sing along! Come in costume to be entered in our fancy-dress competition. Whether you’re a drop of golden sun, girls in white dresses with blue satin sashes, or a pair of warm woolen mittens, show off your creativity!

Followed by: BCP Karaoke (beginning around 9:00pm) with New Hope’s own Dwayne Dunlevy as your host. Come take Center Stage at BCP and “sing out, Louise!” Concessions and bar service available.

11:00 a.m.  – 5 p.m.
(some galleries have extended hours)

Art Gallery Crawl

The Winter Festiaval Gallery Crawl is a self-guided art tour that enables participants to enjoy refreshments and art at their own pace, starting and ending wherever they wish.  Go solo, grab your favorite arm candy or get a group together but make sure you stroll through the river town galleries and find out why our art galleries are a draw for visitors year long.

LAMBERTVILLE GALLERIES
Artists’ Gallery   18 Bridge Street 
The Robins Egg Gallery  24 Bridge Street
Wessel + O'Connor Fine Art   7 N. Main St
The Quiet Life Gallery  17 South  Main St.
Artfull Eye  36 N. Union Street
Highlands Art Gallery  41 N. Union St
A Mano Gallery  42 N. Union Street
River Queen Gallery   8 Church Street
Jeffery Meier Gallery  14 Church Street
Glenn Harren Fine Art LLC   22 Church Street

NEW HOPE GALLERIES
A Mano Gallery
128 S Main Street

Thursday, January 23

7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Taste of Winter Fest
New Hope Fire Company     
46 North Sugan Road, New Hope

Tickets: $40 Adults

This wine and hors d'oeuvres tasting event offers a savory evening of succulent samplings from some of our finest local wineries and restaurants. 

Friday, January 24

6:00 p.m.

Free Movie Friday
Swiss Family Robinson
Bucks County Playhouse
70 S. Main St., New Hope
www.bcptheater.org  or call (215) 862-2121

Tickets: FREE! But be sure to reserve tickets, as seating at the Playhouse is limited!

A classic Disney film that is fun for the entire family!  Join the Robinson family for a shipwreck, being stranded on an uninhabited island, ostrich races, tiger pits, and Pirates!

6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

Pre-Concert Reception
Nikólas Restaurant at Logan Inn
10 W. Ferry St., New Hope

VIP Tickets: $85
Includes ticket to the Concert
Ticket includes priority concert seating and a pre-concert reception at Nikólas Restaurant at Logan Inn. Reception includes cocktails and hors d’oeuvres as well as a meet and greet with Jimmy Webb. Your evening will begin with our very own trolley ride from the theater to the Logan Inn.  Your return trolley ride will have you back to the theater just in time for the show to begin.

8:00 p.m.

Jimmy Webb
with Special Guest John Danaher

Stephen J. Buck Memorial Theater
182 W. Bridge St, New Hope

Reserved Tickets: $45 in advance, $50 at the door

Jimmy Webb is the only artist ever to have received Grammy awards for music, lyrics and orchestration and also has written numerous platinum-selling classics. Webb is a recipient of both the Johnny Mercer Award and the Lifetime Achievement Award from the Songwriters Hall of Fame. Jimmy is currently touring Europe and the US promoting his new cd “Still Within The Sound Of My Voice”. 

John Danaher is an award winning singer songwriter who has toured with Grover Washington Jr., Jefferson Airplane, Huey Lewis Graham Parker and has worked with The Grateful Dead, Poco, Pure Prairie League, BB King, Carlos Santana among others. John will be performing with two of his closest friends Eric Aceto and Doug Robinson.

Saturday, January 25

10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

Tuckers’ Tales Puppet Theater
St. John’s Church Auditorium
Bridge St., Lambertville

FREE

Join Tucker Tales as we follow Mr. Wolf through some of his most famous adventures: The Tortoise & The Hare; The Fox & The Crow; The Abt & The Grasshopper and The Frog & The Ox.

For Complete Information about Tuckers' Tales, including a schedule of upcoming events, go to www.tuckerstales.dor5hosting.com

11:00 a.m.

Live Ice Carving
Visitor’s Center
1 W. Mechanic St., New Hope
FREE

Watch master ice carvers Fear No Ice transform a block of ice into a work of art.

11:00 a.m. Live Ice Carving
Lambertville House
32 Bridge St., Lambertville
FREE
Watch master ice carvers Fear No Ice transform a block of ice into a work of art.

11:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.

Ballet Time
St. John’s Church Auditorium
Bridge St., Lambertville

FREE

The trainee students of the Mill Ballet and select dancers from the Roxey Ballet will perform "winter" inspired pieces and work with children in the audience to choreograph a "winter" dance. For more information go to www.millballetschool.com and www.roxeyballet.org

11:00 a.m.  – 5 p.m.
(some galleries have extended hours)

Art Gallery Crawl

The Winter Festiaval Gallery Crawl is a self-guided art tour that enables participants to enjoy refreshments and art at their own pace, starting and ending wherever they wish.  Go solo, grab your favorite arm candy or get a group together but make sure you stroll through the river town galleries and find out why our art galleries are a draw for visitors year long.

LAMBERTVILLE GALLERIES
Artists’ Gallery   18 Bridge Street 
The Robins Egg Gallery  24 Bridge Street
Wessel + O'Connor Fine Art   7 N. Main St
The Quiet Life Gallery  17 South  Main St.
Artfull Eye  36 N. Union Street
Highlands Art Gallery  41 N. Union St
A Mano Gallery  42 N. Union Street
River Queen Gallery   8 Church Street
Jeffery Meier Gallery  14 Church Street
Glenn Harren Fine Art LLC   22 Church Street

NEW HOPE GALLERIES
A Mano Gallery
128 S Main Street

11:45 a.m. - 12 noon Story Time
St. John’s Church Auditorium, Bridge St., Lambertville
FREE

Lambertville Free Library librarian shares a childhood favorite.

12:00 noon

Live Ice Carving
Lambertville Station
11 Bridge St., Lambertville
FREE

Watch master ice carvers Fear No Ice transform a block of ice into a work of art.

12:00 noon - 1:00 p.m.

Winter Festival Parade
Bridge Street in New Hope and Lambertville
FREE

Watch our annual parade march from New Hope High School straight across the bridge into Lambertville. 

1:00 p.m. - 1:45 p.m.

"SLEEPING BEAUTY"
St. John’s Church Auditorium
Bridge St., Lambertville
FREE

Join DPAC Company members as they bring SLEEPING BEAUTY & HER FRIENDS to life in this fun musical. DPAC celebrates 11 years of performance training this year.

To learn more about this dynamic theatrical group and the professional training and performance opportunities that DPAC offers, go to www.downtownpac.com.

1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Beef n Brew
Triumph Brewing Co.
400 Union Square, New Hope

Tickets: $40

Combine hot roast beef sandwiches, Triumph brews, and live music for an afternoon you won’t forget.  Come sing along, dance, or just enjoy the company.

Sponsored by the Rotary Club of Lambertville/New Hope

1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Marshall House Museum Tour
62 Bridge Street, Lambertville

FREE, Donations Welcome

The Marshall House, on the National and New Jersey Registers of Historic Places, was the boyhood home of James Wilson Marshall, discoverer of gold in California in 1848, and is now the headquarters of the Lambertville Historical Society.

Sponsored by the Lambertville Historical Society.  For more information, call (609) 397-0770 or visit: www.lambertvillehistoricalsociety.org

2:00 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.

Glee PAC
St. John’s Church Auditorium
Bridge St., Lambertville
FREE

Glee Pac- If you like Glee. enjoy the Glee choir from Downtown Performing Arts Center perform a variety of show stoppers. Interested in joining Gleepac? Go to www.downtownpac.com

2:00 p.m. Live Ice Carving
Cafe Galleria
23 N Union St. Lambertville
Free
Watch master ice carvers Fear No Ice transform a block of ice into a work of art

2:00 p.m. - 3:10 p.m.

Event has been canceled due to wind, snow, ice issues

Lambertville
Historic Walking Tour

Tours start at the Lambertville Station, Lambertville

FREE, Donations Welcome

Join us for a historical tour through Lambertville. 
Sponsored by the Lambertville Historical Society.  For more information, call (609) 397-0770 or visit: www.lambertvillehistoricalsociety.org

2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Bucks County Playhouse Concert
JOHNNY’S DANCE BAND
70 S. Main St., New Hope

Tickets:  $15

The original Johnny's Dance Band reigned supreme in the Philadelphia tri-state area, from the mid-to-late seventies.  Join us for an afternoon of fun and music!

2:15 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Theatre Arts Center
St. John’s Church Auditorium
Bridge St., Lambertville
FREE

Theatre Arts Center is pleased to have the members of the Kidz , Junior and Senior Performance Companies perform a Broadway Medley.  TAC offers classes in musical theatre, dance, acting and vocal performance. Go to www.theatreartscenter.com for more information.

5:00 p.m

Annie Sing-a-Long (part of the Sing-A-Long Saturday Series)
Bucks County Playhouse
70 S. Main St., New Hope
www.bcptheater.org or call (215) 862-2121

Tickets: $15 Adults/$10 Children (4 to 12)

Call your friends, celebrate your birthday, or bring the whole family for a fantastic evening singing along with this beloved favorite on the big screen!

Followed by:

BCP Karaoke (beginning around 7:00pm) with New Hope’s own Dwayne Dunlevy as your host. Come take Center Stage at BCP and “sing out, Louise!” Concessions and bar service available.

6:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.

New Hope Park and Recreation Present: A Tribute to Jim Hamilton
Lamberville/New Hope    rescue & Banquet Hall    
70 Alexander Ave, Lambertville

Tickets: $75

Each year Winter Festival honors someone from the Lambertville/New Hope area who exemplifies outstanding service to his/her community. This year we honor Jim Hamilton whose name is synonymous with community service.  

Ticket includes: Cocktail Hour & hors d’oeuvres, dinner & program. 

Sunday, January 26

8:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

Pancake Breakfast
New Hope-Solebury High School
Tickets: Adults $6.50, Seniors $5.00, Children (3 - 12 yrs) $3.50.

Pancakes, eggs, French toast, sausages and beverages. All you can eat.

8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

Children’s Activity Center
New Hope-Solebury High School Gyms 

Free Event open to children 2-12, and will include an unusual obstacle course organized games, arts and crafts, sports event challenges and more. Sponsored by Solebury Township  Parks & Recreation

10 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Snow Folk Art Exhibition
New Hope-Solebury High School
FREE
View colorfully decorated Snow Folk characters created by talented artists of all ages. Judging and awards will be presented at the Pancake Breakfast.

12:00

Live Ice Carving
Eagle Fire House
46 North Sugan Road
New Hope, PA 
    
FREE

Watch master ice carvers Fear No Ice transform a block of ice into a work of art

Sponsored by Triumph Brewing Company

1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m

Triumph Brewing Company Presents The 18th Annual Chili Cook-Off
Eagle Fire House
46 N Sugan Rd., New Hope

Tickets:  $50 Adults, $45 Under 21 or No Alcohol

This is our most popular event.  Come in from the cold for our spicy hot competition, featuring some of the tastiest, tangiest and most original chili created by our finest local restaurants and accompanied by local beers. 

2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

New Hope Historic Walking Tour
Tour starts at the Parry Mansion, New Hope
45 South Main Street, New Hope

FREE, Donations welcome

Walking Tour of Historic New Hope featuring structures built prior to 1800. Dress for the weather and be sure to wear comfortable shoes for this, your easy 1 1/4 hour tour. 

Sponsored by the New Hope Historical Society.  For more information, call (215) 862-5652 or visit:  www.newhopehs.org

2:00 p.m.

Canal and River Walk
Meet at the railroad car behind the Lambertville Station restaurant.
FREE

Explore two historic Canals and cross over the Delaware River on this scenic and informative 2-mile, guided walking tour.  See the lift lock and the outlet lock on New Jersey’s D&R Canal and learn how canal boats crossed the river from New Hope to Lambertville.  Enjoy the river vistas while crossing the bridge to Pennsylvania, and then follow the Delaware Canal towpath south to Lock 11 and its Locktender’s House where hot chocolate and cookies will be waiting. 

Sponsored by the Friends of the Delaware Canal and the D & R Canal Watch.  For more information, call (215) 862-2021 or visit: www.fodc.org

 

 

 

 

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