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11/23 & 24 Handel’s “Messiah”

Chester County’s premier vocal arts ensemble, The Brandywine Singers, presents Handel’s Messiah, reimagined and illuminated with a period string ensemble. Don’t miss this graceful new interpretation of a holiday classic! Saturday offers two show times, at 3pm and 7pm, plus a 3pm showing on Sunday, and the show runs about two hours. Tickets are available […]

Field of Dreams

The Brandywine Vintage Base Ball Club Replays the Past story by Jesse Piersol In the 2018 movie Kodachrome, protagonist Matt Ryder (played by Jason Sudeikis) reconnects with his estranged father, Ben (Ed Harris), who is in the final throes of terminal cancer. A famous photographer with an impossible ego, Ben weasels his son into embarking […]

11/23 Hanging of the Greens

Join the Greater West Chester Chamber of Commerce at 9am and help paint the town red… and green! Transform downtown West Chester by hanging green boughs and red bows on downtown windows, businesses, and lamp posts. Enter a normal West Chester in the morning, and leave it looking like Christmas. Just in time for Black […]

Welcome to West Chester

Kara Larkin brings salon expertise to the borough with her new venture, Cinq What made you choose to open your own salon? I thought that after 10 years in the industry I was ready to branch out, to be my own boss and embrace the challenges and rewards that come along with that. How did […]

11/22 Laughs for Literacy

Enjoy an evening of laughter and camaraderie and help raise funds for, and awareness of, the needs of youth in Chester County and the surrounding areas starting at 7pm. The event — hosted by Kevin Reilly with catering by John Serock Catering — features three New York-based comedians, an auction, raffle and open bar. Funds […]

Bartender of the Month – November 2019

For Larry Soscia, working at Pietro’s Prime is a family affair both in feeling and in fact. How long have you been in industry? About 20 years. I started in high school at Lima Estates retirement home. After college at Pitt, I bartended at Kildare’s in KOP, where I met my wife who was also […]

Fall 2019 Wedding Showcase

Come out for the event of the season this Sunday, November 10 at the Chester County Historical Society. The West Chester Wedding Guide is happy to present their annual showcase featuring the area’s best wedding professionals, so come on out to the Chester County Historical Society and find the right vendors for your big day. […]

Brandywine Ballet’s Fall Repertoire Series

Don’t miss performances on Saturday, October 26 and Sunday, October 27 This fall series mixed repertoire production by Brandywine Ballet features the title work, Carmina Burana, choreographed by Nancy Page and set to composer Carl Orff’s masterpiece of the same name. It is a tale of life, fortune and fate. Also featured are two additional […]

Chester County Historical Society Second Annual Halloween Ball

The Spirits of Chester County invite you to CCHS for an evening of spooktacular fun on Saturday, October 26 Chester County Historical Society Second Annual Halloween Ball runs from 6:30-10:30pm and features a live auction, music, costume contest and open bar. Catering will be provided by Brandywine Catering, and costumes are encouraged! Keep in mind […]

West Chester Halloween Parade

Throw on your favorite costume and join the fun on Thursday, October 23 The Parade gathers on Market Street between Church & Darlington and kicks off at 7pm before heading down Market and up Gay Street. There will be marching bands, cheerleading and dance team performances from West Chester University and area high schools, plus […]