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Oct
3
Fri
First Friday
Oct 3 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Skip into Skippack for First Fridays! Participating shops open until 9pm. Eat, dine, shop, stroll and enjoy music, art and other activities for the entire family! Please call 610-584-0124 for more information.

UPDATED FOR OCTOBER: Download the Event List and Artist Line up for First Friday

First Friday Poster

Oct
4
Sat
Skippack Days
Oct 4 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm

The largest event of the year in Skippack Village, Skippack Days features crafts, food, family fun, jewelry, vendor sale, artwork, and live entertainment. On both Saturday and Sunday, festivities begin at 10 am and end at 6 pm. Skippack Days 2014 marks the 42st year of this festival.

Read Article – Skippack Days: Our Biggest Fall Event

Skippack Days Poster for 2014_web

Oct
5
Sun
Skippack Days
Oct 5 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm

The largest event of the year in Skippack Village, Skippack Days features crafts, food, family fun, jewelry, vendor sale, artwork, and live entertainment. On both Saturday and Sunday, festivities begin at 10 am and end at 6 pm. Skippack Days 2014 marks the 42st year of this festival.

Read Article – Skippack Days: Our Biggest Fall Event

Skippack Days Poster for 2014_web

Oct
11
Sat
Kids Mini Garden Workshop at Floral and Hardy
Oct 11 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

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Let’s get the kids into gardening.  Today we’ll help your children make their own mini garden.  Cost $15 per mini garden:  includes:  pot, soil, mini plants and mini objects.  Perfect for their bedroom window.  Please RSVP to 610.584.0797.

Winetober Fest
Oct 11 @ 1:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Winetober Fest

Uncork The FUN

Regular Tickets $25/pp – Adults ONLY – VIP Tickets $30/pp (VIP ticket includes Collectable Wine Glass)

Join us on Saturday, October 11, 2014 from 1pm-6pm for the Fifth Annual Fall Wine Festival in Skippack PA! Guests of Winetober Fest will enjoy wide range of wine and food samples along with live music. Skippack Village will host multiple venues throughout the town for wineries and food vendors. The Village will be infused with local foods and wine samples from some of the most reputable wineries.

Our Community Efforts in conjunction with this festival will go to Toys for Mana on Main Street. Bring a donation and get a free gift from Winetober Fest!

Bring an unwrapped toy or food item to Winetober Fest.

Skippack Winetober

Oct
16
Thu
Fox Chase Mobile Mammography Van at the Wooden Duck
Oct 16 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Is it time for your annual mammogram?

The Fox Chase Mobile Mammogram Van is coming to the Wooden Duck!  Be proactive with your health.  The Wooden Duck will be offering in-store discounts and complimentary refreshments for all attendees!

Benefits of the Fox Chase Mammography Van:

  • State-of-art digital mammography
  • Expert team of female technologists
  • On-site convenience with the luxury & privacy of a traditional imaging center.

Thursday, October 16th, 2014, appointments start at 10am

  • Do I need an appointment?
    • Appointments are required as space is limited.  Call Linda Hammell 215/728-3554
  • Is this covered by Insurance?
    • Mammograms are covered as a preventive screening under most insurance plans.
    • You MUST be 40 or older and have a prescription from your doctor

We want our customers to look great AND feel their BEST!

Wooden Duck Flyer 2014

Oct
18
Sat
Family Day at Floral and Hardy
Oct 18 all-day

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Join us for our 5th Family Day at Floral & Hardy.   Today we entertain you and your kids with our Free kids concert, free face painting, free root beer floats, and of course our free mini corn maze.  For the price of a pumpkin we offer pumpkin painting too.  It’s all fun.  See you on the 18th of October.

Children’s Halloween Parade
Oct 18 @ 10:00 am

Kids get to wear costumes and participate in a parade. Parade begins at 10 a.m. at Hotel Fiesole, 4046 Skippack Pike, and ends at Mal’s Diner with a treat and craft. Cuteness is guaranteed. Registration is recommended but people who do not register will not be turned away. To register, go to Mal’s American Diner, located at 4006 Skippack Pike, and fill out the registration form. Pleasse call Mal’s Diner at 610-584-0900.
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Fallfest at Univest
Oct 18 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Univest, Skippack’s community bank, will be holding it’s first ever community-wide FallFest, to show its appreciation for our community. The event will take place at the Univest Skippack Financial Center at 4285 Township Line Road in Skippack (across from CVS pharmacy).

Activities and entertainment at the event:

  • Tinny Tennis Center of Skippack – child tennis demonstrations and lessons on a mobile court
  • Skippack Karate Martial Arts School & AmeriKick Training Center – demonstrations and lessons
  • Skippack Fire Company – “Touch-A-Truck”
  • Skippack Emergency Medical Services – “Touch-An-Ambulance”
  • Moon Bounce
  • Beg Borrow & Steel Band (Trop-Rock Trio)
  • Face Painting
  • Make-up Artist
  • Balloon Animals
  • Children’s games and prizes
  • 50/50 Raffle to benefit Emma Davies Foundation
  • “Hope for Emma” information and donation table

Univest will be donating 100% of the food proceeds to “Hope for Emma”. This is for a local family that has a 2 year old daughter in need of a bone marrow transplant. Emma was diagnosed with Severe Congenital Neutropenia.  Her particular condition is so rare that it occurs in only 2 out of a million peopleFallfest at Univest

Oct
19
Sun
International Auto Show
Oct 19 all-day

Activities include: car corral, car rally, junior auto show, food and beer, cartoon character, face painting for the kids, vendors, and prizes. Enjoy beautiful vintage automobiles in beautiful Skippack Village. Amazing autos are exhibited throughout the village, the center of activity is at the Hotel Fiesole parking lot, 4046 Skippack Pike. Rain Date: October 26, Sunday

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Unique, one-of-a-kind, individually-owned shops throughout the village; Skippack offers a rare, special shopping experience.
Skippack is fast becoming a dining and specialty-food center for the Greater Philadelphia suburbs, with dining and food options for a variety of tastes, occasions, and price-levels.
Skippack offers a personal approach to looking and feeling your best: salons, hair, make up, nails, massage, natural healing, chiropractic, and more.
Skippack offers a great variety of services, for all aspects of your daily needs. What do these services have in common? A personal, caring approach.

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The Monks of Saint Foy hanging in Skippack

Playcrafters Opening: Incorruptible

Currently at Playcrafters of Skippack: Incorruptible, a comedy by playwright Michael Hollinger about corrupt monks during the dark ages. The play runs thru October 11 at the Barn Theater off of Store Road in Skippack. Dry Bones Turn into a Cash Cow At the heart of this sophisticated play are the bones of a holy saint. In […]

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New Recruits at the Revolutionary Military Encampment in Skippack

Living History: Washington’s Encampment in Skippack

To recognize the encampment of George Washington and 10,000 Continental troops in the Skippack area in 1777, the Skippack Historical society is holding its annual, outstanding living history celebration, the Revolutionary Encampment in Skippack, on Saturday, September 27, and Sunday, Sept 28. The hours on Saturday are 10 am to 5 pm; the hours on […]

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