2017 Special Events

Chester County Parks sponsors special events throughout the year that focus on our mission to provide conservation, management, maintenance, education and recreation services so that visitors may experience open space and understand the natural, cultural, and historic resources of the County.

Sheep & Wool Day


The sheep are losing their winter wool and you're invited to the shearing

  • Saturday, April 29
  • 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
  • Springton Manor Farm
  • $5 parking/ free admission
  • Vendor process is closed
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Community & Trails Day Celebration


5K run & 1 mile walk, family activities, bike rodeo and more along the Chester Valley Trail

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Freedom Fest


A patriotic evening of music, vendors and fireworks

  • Saturday, July 1
  • Rain Date: July 2
  • 6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
  • Nottingham County Park
  • $10 parking/ free admission
  • We are no longer accepting applications for this event
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Chester County 89th Annual Old Fiddlers' Picnic


Music lovers gather to share tunes and memories on stage and in the woodlands of Fiddlers' Field

  • Saturday, August 12
  • Rain Date: August 13
  • 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Hibernia County Park
  • $5 parking/ free admission
  • We are no longer accepting applications for this event
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Community Day


Discover activities, services and organizations available in "your own backyard"

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Nottingham Country Fair & Run


5K run, vendors, contests, music & family activities to benefit local emergency services

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