Carnival For a Cure Returns to Reeves Park

An annual benefit returns next month, and it’s guaranteed to be as fun as it is beneficial This spot is brought to you by: Applied Video Technology Carnival for a cure returns on Thursday, September 20th for a weekend of entertainment and awareness that helps support the cause of finding a cure for childhood cancer. All dates and times for the event are scheduled as: Thursday, September 20th, from 5pm to 9pm Friday, September 21st, from 5pm to 9pm Saturday, September 22nd, from 1pm to 9pm And, Sunday, September 23rd from 1pm to 5pm. All four days are set to be held at Reeves Park in Phoenixville. The event is open to all ages, including families. Entertainment includes carnival rides and

Phoenixville Blues Festival 2018

Hey Phoenixville! Looking for a rockin’ good time next weekend? We have you covered! On Saturday, September 8th, The Phoenixville Blues festival returns for its 9th annual event. Being held at Reeves Park, the Festival runs from noon to 10pm and boasts an impressive and diverse lineup of seasoned Blues musicians, such as Noah Wotherspoon and Dave Fields. It wouldn’t be a festival without concessions, so food and craft vendors will be set up in and around Reeves park for your convenience. The festival is family friendly and intended for all ages. Due to sponsors and donations, the park is free and open to the public, but donations to the Phoenixville Blues Festival are accepted and greatly ap

SPCA Fundraising Event in Phoenixville

Stay tuned to hear about a great event in Phoenixville that’ll make you as happy as a dog with two tails! Happening on Thursday, September 6th, The Great American Pub is hosting an SPCA Fundraiser. Set to occur from 5-8pm, a percentage of proceeds made during the event will go to benefit the Brandywine Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. But, what’s an SPCA event without animals? During the event, dogs from the SPCA will be at the pub. Friendly, excited, and just dog-gone cute, these pups are ready for a best friend and ready to be adopted that night. So, come on out to the Great American Pub on Thursday, September 6th and a have a night that will literally end up going to the

Browns Cow Celebrity Scoop

This past Thursday an event happened for the first time and it combined hot and cold into a whirlwind of enjoyment! From 6-10pm people came and socialized with the fire department, had their ice cream scooped by them, and even had the opportunity to check out one of their trucks. The fire department received half of the proceeds from the night, and firefighter Bryan Meadows was thankful to be part of the community for this special event. Thank you to everyone who came out to support Brown’s Cow and the Phoenixville Fire Department!

Keeping Our Children Safe PAPA Golf Outting

Keeping Our Children Safe Golf Outing has been rescheduled to Saturday, August 25th and there's still time to register! Prizes for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place. Dinner, giveaways and light refreshments also provided. Register online at www.papa1995.org

Hares Hill Bridge is Open!

The 151-year old bridge in Phoenixville is open for travel once again. The bridge on Hares Hill Road was closed in June in order to complete an improvement project, and now boasts reconstructed wingwalls and stone masonry. Additionally, a plaque commemorating this 2018 rehabilitation was included as well. This bridge is listed in the U.S. National Register of Historic Places due to it being the last surviving example of Thomas William Moseley’s patented “Wrought Iron Girder Bridge.” With its recent opening, the 4900 people who used to drive over it everyday can get their commutes back on track! Thank you to PennDOT and J.D. Eckman Inc., who restored this historic bridge!

Coaching Boys Into Men: Phoenixville Pledge Against Domestic Violence

On Friday, August 24th, The Domestic Violence Center of Chester County will honor the young men of the phoenixville Phantoms who have signed a pledge against domestic Violence. The Pledge is about denouncing violence in their community and collectively coming up with non-violent solutions to conflicts that they experience in their everyday lives. The pledge is a part of the "Coaching Boys into Men" initiative, a non-profit that strives to prevent violence at the community level. The pre-game dedication ceremony will be held on Friday, August 24th at 6:30 PM, before the 7 pm game against Great Valley.

PASD Annual Community Cookout & Football Game

Come spend time with the Phoenixville Community for a night of fun and food! The Phoenixville Area School District will be hosting its annual community cookout on Thursday, August 30th! This year it’s happening at the high school’s campus, next to Washington field. Burgers and hot dogs will be served from 5-7, followed by the Phantoms hosting Martin Luther King High School in their second game of the season. After that, the team will celebrate military night, where veterans, active duty soldiers, and local emergency service personnel will all be honored. This event is free of charge, so just show up and have a great time! Help the Phoenixville Area School District kick off their 150th anniv

The 3rd Annual Christopher M. Fuga Memorial Foundation Golf Classic

Celebrate the life of Christopher M. Fuga and work together to raise money to keep his spirit alive. The 3rd Annual Christopher M. Fuga Memorial Foundation Golf Classic is being held Tuesday, October 2nd. Come out for a day of golf, food, fun, prizes, and celebration of life. All proceeds of the event will go toward The Christopher M. Fuga Memorial Foundation Golf Classic. Head to https://www.facebook.com/Christopher-M-Fuga-Memorial-Foundation-1810948809210178/ for golf registration and sponsorship opportunities.

Citadel Country Spirit USA

Citadel Country Spirit USA, a three-day country music spectacular, is looking to be the Mid-Atlantic region’s foremost annual country music festival and it’s happening in Chester County. Friday, August 24th through August 26th the festival will take place at Ludwig’s Corner Horse Show Grounds. While country music artists are the main attraction, great festivals are more than great music. Citadel Country Spirit USA will be a destination country celebration with an array of activities, food and libations to please every palate. Head to countryspiritusa.com for more information and to purchase tickets!

Marching Phantoms Summer Preview

Interested in the 2018 show of the Phoenixville Marching Phantoms? You’re in luck! On Thursday, August 16th, The Phoenixville Phantom Bands is proud to present a sneak preview of their show for the 2018 season. The show, known as “April Showers Bring May Flowers”, will performed at the Phoenixville area High School from 8 Pm to 9 PM. All community members, alumni, and family members are welcomed to attend! This Thursday, do not miss a spectacular show that the Phoenixville Phantom Bands have been working hard to perfect!

Join The Phoenixville Jaycees

The Phoenixville Jaycees are just one of the great organizations to get involved with!The Phoenixville Jaycees were chartered in 1952 and are the second oldest chapter in the state of Pennsylvania. Attempts to charter the chapter in 1942 and 1944 failed because its members were drafted during World War II. The third time proved to be a charm thanks to the efforts of Winn Cook, who submitted the charter each time and who went on to become the 5th President of the Pennsylvania Jaycees. Since receiving its charter, the Phoenixville Jaycees have hosted the Dogwood Festival, Parade and Pageant as well as contributing to hundreds of events hosted by other service clubs in Phoenixville. The Phoenix

Phoenixville Stompin' Swing Out

Phoenix Village Apartments and Swing Kat Entertainment are hosting Phoenixville Stompin' the Swing Out! Admission is $5 and includes a beginner lesson. You do not need a partnerand the event is BYOB. So head to the Phoenix Village Apartments August 22nd and stomp the swing out! Lesson: 7 - 8pm Dance: 8 -10pm

PMYC Flag Football

PMYC is excited to announce its inaugural season of its expanded Flag Football program and registration for the Fall 2018 season is now open! Flag football has caught fire nationwide and is the fastest growing sport for the American youth. The new league is coed, free to play and is open to grades K-12 with separate divisions by grades, so there’s plenty of room for everyone to come out and play. All games are played on Friday night between September and October and there’s no travel, all games played at PMYC in Phoenixville. The deadline for registration is August 27th, so make sure to sign up today! Registration and league information can be found at: www.pmycsports.org

Rhythm At Reeves

Come and Shake Your Groove Thang with us in Phoenixville! Celebrate the last Saturday of the Summer with Patrice & The Show at the Reeves Park Bandshell! Led by front woman Patrice Hawthorne of Peaches and Herb fame, this ten-piece band with its multi-talented musicians and vocalists has more than 70 years of combined experience! They play a variety of music from today's hits to yesterday's favorites!! This event is a first for Phoenixville, and will offer great music, shopping vendors, and food trucks! Enjoy this outdoor event that is sure to be a hit! Please feel free to bring blankets and chairs, but alcohol is prohibited. For more information about the band, please visit their website at

Phoenixville Farmer's Market

The Phoenixville Farmer's Market is committed to providing locally grown fresh food; to preserving our agricultural heritage; and to building community. The market is always family friendly -- providing a children's area at the market table each week with books, toys, and crafts! The market is every Saturday from May 5th to November 7th 9am-1pm and located under the Veterans Memorial Gay Street Bridge. Free parking is available conveniently next to the market in Phoenixville Municipal Lot #4.

Mary Foote Farewell Ceremony

There’s been a new changing of the guard at the Colonial Theatre, and stepping down is a woman who has done much for the arts in Phoenixville. Mary Foote, the Executive Director of the Colonial, who was an integral part of bringing the non-profit theatre back to its former glory, has stepped down from her position after 20 years and a lifetime of experiences. Last week was her farewell ceremony, where guests got to see her off as she moves on to other endeavors. Voxipop sat down with Mary and she told us one of her favorite memories from the job. During the ceremony, Mary was given a certificate from Senator Andy Dinniman and State Representative Warren Kampf, along with other gifts that sho

Camp Unforgettable Talent Show 2018

Phoenixville’s Camp Unforgettable put on its end of the season talent show, showcasing some of their best and brightest! Camp Unforgettable, a local summer camp held at Barkley Elementary, has been putting on a talent show for the past few years, to let the young campers display their abilities in a room full of family, friends, and loved ones. Talents ranged from dancing, to hula hoop routines, and even animal calls. Alyssa Boswell, a judge for the show and previous director of Camp Unforgettable, had a great time watching the performances, and was happy to see the camp is still going strong! The acts finishing in the top three were a dance trio, a girl performing an original rap, and the w

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