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February Events In and Around Chester County

Written by County Lines Magazine

Our picks for top events this month

Philly Chocolate, Wine & Whiskey Festival

February 3

Enjoy chocolate in a multitude of decadent presentations — from sweet hand-rolled truffles to melted chocolate fondue and an amazing selection of bean-to-bar artisan chocolates, then quench your thirst with Champagne, prosecco, premium wines and a sip of fine whiskeys. Included in your ticket price is a tasting glass to enjoy unlimited wine and whiskey along with a selection of craft beers, ciders and nonalcoholic beverages. Greater Phila. Expo Center, 100 Station Ave., Oaks. 11:30 a.m. to 9 p.m. $69–$90.

WCU Live! Presents Popovich Family Pet Theatre

February 10

Here’s entertainment for the whole family, featuring the unique blend of comedy and juggling skills of Ukrainian circus performer Gregory Popovich and the extraordinary talents of his performing pets. His entourage consists of world-class jugglers, Diamond the Shetland Pony and over 30 performing pets including house cats and dogs (all rescued from animal shelters), geese, white doves and parrots. Emilie K. Asplundh Concert Hall, West Chester University, West Chester. 7 p.m. $15–$25.

The Colonial Theatre Presents The Police Experience

February 16

Calling all fans of The Police! This band is globally renowned as the most authentic tribute to The Police and has been lauded by Stewart Copeland, the drummer for The Police, for their meticulous attention to detail and impeccable reproduction of every nuance and rhythm. 227 Bridge St., Phoenixville. 8 p.m. $35–$59. Times and tickets, 610-917-1228;

Kennett Winterfest

February 24

Bundle up and enjoy winter brews from over 60 unique craft breweries, live music and food trucks. Ticket price includes unlimited tastings of delicious craft beer and a mug. Visit the event website for a complete brewery list. Benefits Kennett Collaborative. 600 S. Broad St., Kennett Square. Regular admission, 12:30 to 4 p.m., $60. DefConn Admission, early entry at 11:15 a.m. with exclusive tastings plus a catered lunch, $100. Designated driver, $15. 610-444-8188;

West Chester Restaurant Week

February 25–March 3

Liven up the winter doldrums with a very tasty treat. West Chester’s culinary masters will create special multi-course prix fixe menus for $30, $40 or $50 featured for one week only. Dine-in and takeout options available. Visit the website for a complete list of participating restaurants.