Stefanie Birl is the wildly popular local face painter but it is her ability to improvise while keeping her eye on what she loves - bringing joy through art - that brought her to the biggest job of her career. After 15 years she shares her secrets to success.
Welcome to West Chester fall activities where pumpkins, festivals, beer, and ghosts, oh so many ghosts, take over. To help you get ahead of the game, here's a roundup of events happening in the area over the next couple of weeks sorted by a few fun categories I made up. Scroll to the bottom of the post to see all the activities listed in date order.
Every summer, on and off, since 1970 West Chester has been hosting its very own music festival. The all day concert has the feel of the another area. Maybe it’s all the tie-dye and crochet-embellished clothing for sale or maybe it’s the concert’s organic beginnings - just a group of musicians and the friends that came to see them play - but there is something nostalgic about the whole production. After being forced to cancel last year due to COVID-19, Turks Head is back and ready to rock 50 (and 1) years after that first concert in the park.
Who needs a drink? It’s been a long summer, and not always in a good way. Well, we’ve made it to the end. So in honor of surviving, I am sharing the best to-go drinks in West Chester and where to get them. Cheers.
West Chester University students have a return by date, organized sports practices get the okay to resume and the latest details on the Gay Street closing including, where you'll go to the bathroom. We are heading out on vacation tomorrow but before we leave we have some catching up to do. Let's get started!
Today we're talking coronavirus updates. We review what's still open, look at ways to give back and check out the latest craze consuming the kiddos. It's been wild, West Chester. Grab your favorite hoarded liquor and let's get started.