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Sarah Lucas

Glass-Blowing Experiences

Have you ever been able to watch a glass-blowing demonstration or even blown glass yourself? If you're looking for fun things to do in Berks County, PA, you're in luck. Taylor Backes in Boyertown is a unique glass studio dedicated to creating and producing fine, functional, architectural, and…

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Join the Berks County Sweet & Salty Trail!

We are thrilled to announce The Berks County Sweet & Salty Trail! 🍫 Our newest experience passport takes you on a delicious journey to local ice cream shops, candy stores, and pretzel bakeries offering the yummiest treats. From now until October 31st, you can explore each of the stops at your own…

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10 Must-Do's for First-Time Visitors

Welcome to Pennsylvania's Americana Region! Hover over and click each of the photos to find must-do activities in Reading & Berks County, Pennsylvania. If you are a first time visitor, you are in for a treat. Our area provides a diverse range of events and activities perfect for the entire family…

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5 Things you have to do this Spring

There are so many things to do in Pennsylvania's Americana Region this spring. Options include outdoor recreation, cultural and historical events, festivals, and so much more. You'll never get bored. Check out these 5 must-do activities in Reading and Berks County. Hike Hawk Mountain @joshyoupa…

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Top Things To Do This April

Ah, April. The flowers are blooming, the birds are singing, and the world comes back to life. While April is known for its rain, there are so many things to do, no matter the weather. From music and beer to biking, fishing, and everything in between, there is a lot to get curious about. Here are our…

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Spring Loading...

I don't know about you, but I am pretty happy to say goodbye to winter this year. I'm all for the snow, but I think we have seen our fair share this year, and I am ready for those beautiful flowers to blossom and to get back to what we do best in Berks County: outdoor recreation, food, and…

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Must-Try Chocolate Chip Cookies in Berks County

We heard it's National Chocolate Chip Cookie WEEK! Of course, America's favorite cookie needs an entire week for celebration! So, where can you get some of the best chocolate chip cookies in Berks County? Check it out! The Bake Shop at Skyline Drive Orchard This bake shop is such a hidden…

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Don't Miss These March Events

There is a light at the end of the tunnel! This month, we get to turn the clocks forward and enjoy that extra daylight. Spring is just around the corner, and soon enough, we will be enjoying those warm summer festivals that we love so much. Until then, there are still many activities and events to…

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Solo Adventures in Berks County

There always seems to be a stigma around doing things alone. It isn't often that you walk into a restaurant where the majority of people are by themselves. In fact, I personally have never seen such a sight. Why is that? Sure, it can be a little uncomfortable to do things alone, but we all need a…

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Celebrating Black History Month

Throughout the month of February, we celebrate the rich heritage and contributions of the Black community in Pennsylvania's Americana Region. Let's honor the stories, achievements, and culture not only this month but all year long. We encourage you to support Black-owned businesses, explore…

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