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April 4, 2014

Visit Longwood Gardens In Kennett Square To Experience The Season During Spring Blooms, April 5-May 23

Say so long to bare trees and brown grass as springtime blooms at Longwood Gardens in Kennett Square. It’s no secret that a rainbow of colors emerges at Longwood Gardens every spring, and after the winter season we’ve had, the fresh floral display is really a sight for sore eyes. With warm weather in the [...]

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February 3, 2014

Get A Taste Of Valentine’s Day Sweets At The Annual Kennett Square Chocolate Lovers Festival, Sunday, February 9

Kennett Square’s famed mushrooms make way for far more decadent treats at the Kennett Square Chocolate Lovers Festival this Sunday, February 9. The annual benefit for the United Way of Southern Chester County, held at Kennett High School, is an all day celebration of all things cocoa bean. Cakes, cookies, brownies, cupcakes and of course [...]

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January 21, 2014

Longwood Gardens Presents Its Annual Orchid Extravaganza, On Display January 25-March 30

This winter, Longwood Gardens in Kennet Square has a beautiful cure for the cold-weather blues. Tucked inside Longwood’s four-acre conservatory, a host of exotic blooms transports visitors to balmy climates during Orchid Extravaganza. Opening Saturday, January 25, the annual orchid display features nearly 5,000 delicate blossoms hanging from baskets, in colorful arrangements and covering unexpected [...]

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January 10, 2014

Last Chance: Check Out A Longwood Christmas Before It Closes For The Season, This Sunday, January 12

It’s last call for A Longwood Christmas, a whimsical collection of flowers, half-a-million twinkling lights, Christmas trees, spectacular fountain shows and other holiday decor. Every year, the dazzling display features a different theme, and this year centers on fruit, look forward to trees bedecked with fruit and additional themed holiday decorations. For those looking to [...]

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November 25, 2013

Longwood Gardens Opens A Longwood Christmas, Its Whimsical Holiday Show With Half-A-Million Twinkling Lights, Christmas Trees And More

When the holidays come, Longwood Gardens transforms into the ultimate winter wonderland for A Longwood Christmas, a holiday show of more than 500,000 twinkling lights, thousands of poinsettias, magnificent Christmas trees and spectacular fountain shows all along the expansive property. Every year, A Longwood Christmas features a different theme, and this year, guests can look [...]

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October 22, 2013

Longwood Gardens’ Chrysanthemum Festival Returns This Weekend, Featuring More Than 20,000 Beautiful Blooms, October 26-November 24

With the autumn season now in full swing, Longwood Gardens is the perfect place to find nature’s colorful foliage across the grounds of the gorgeous property, or tuck indoors to take in the beautiful blooms of the expansive conservatory. This Saturday, October 26, Longwood Gardens opens its annual Chrysanthemum Festival, which features more than 20,000 [...]

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September 13, 2013

Longwood Gardens Presents The Season Finale Of Its Lively Fireworks And Fountains Event, This Saturday, September 14

Few spectacles are more festive than huge fireworks displays, and the folks at Longwoods Gardens know how to celebrate. Fireworks and Fountains, Longwood Gardens’ annual fireworks celebration, has illuminated the night skies all summer long with a colorful display of backlit fountains and bright fireworks, all set to dynamic musical scores. This weekend, on Saturday, [...]

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September 5, 2013

The 28th Annual Kennett Square Mushroom Fest Returns This Weekend With A Street Fair, Farm Tours, Culinary Demos And More, September 6-8

The mushroom capital of the world, Kennett Square, Pennsylvania, pays generous homage to the ’shroom this weekend with its annual Kennett Square Mushroom Festival, September 6-8. A three-day fete, the festival celebrates everything and anything mushroom. Expect to taste your way through a competitive lineup of appetizers, soups and other mushroom dishes, check out notables [...]

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July 18, 2013

The Philadelphia Orchestra Continues Its Summer Tradition Of Performing Alfresco At Longwood Gardens, July 18-19, And The Mann, Starting July 23

This summer, The Philadelphia Orchestra takes its symphonic tunes out of the concert hall and into the great outdoors for alfresco concert series this July and August. At Longwood Gardens this week, July 18-19, see the orchestra from a grassy vantage and hear a mixed bill of classical pieces led by conductors Cristian Macelaru and [...]

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May 21, 2013

Longwood Gardens’ Lively Fireworks And Fountains Event Returns For Its 2013 Season, Beginning On Saturday, May 25

Few spectacles sum up summertime more than huge fireworks displays, and the folks at Longwoods Gardens oblige the season and illuminate the skies all summer long. Fireworks and Fountains, Longwood Gardens’ annual fireworks celebration, returns for summer in a few short days. From Memorial Day Weekend to mid-September, six firework displays will light up the [...]

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