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February Picks 2019

Written by County Lines Magazine

Our picks for top events this month.

2019 Philadelphia Auto Show

February 1–10

Visit one of the top auto shows in the country, with over 700 vehicles from more than 40 manufacturers. Feb. 1, Black Tie Tailgate, 7 p.m., benefits the Dept. of Nursing at Children’s Hospital of Phila. Tickets $250 and up. PA Convention Center, 1101 Arch St., Philadelphia. Check website for show hours and info. $7–$14. 215-418-2000;

Jump! For Willowdale Steeplechase

February 23

Party the night away with DJ Freeze, cocktails, a photo booth and a silent auction at this epic fundraiser that benefits Stroud Water Research Center, The University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine’s New Bolton Center and Quest Therapeutic Services. Yellow House, 101 E. Street Rd., Kennett Square. 8 to 11 p.m. $65. 610-444-1582;

Berks County Wine Trail Delicious Chocolate & Wine Event

February 9–10, 16–17

Enjoy two weekends pairing wines with chocolates. Toast Valentines’ Day with someone special, or round up friends for an adventure. Take a ride on the wine trail and sample chocolates and confections paired with featured wines of the region. Visit each of the 11 participating wineries along the Berks County Wine Trail to fall in love with your favorite pairing combo. Noon to 5 p.m. $10–$12. Check promo code in the January issue of County Lines. Visit for participating wineries.

Nina Simone: Four Women at People’s Light

February 27–March 31

Framed by Nina Simone’s song Four Women, this music-filled contemplation on colorism and Black womanhood features popular hits and iconic Civil Rights anthems from the “High Priestess of Soul.” Christina Ham’s new play imagines a chance encounter between the legendary songstress and a trio of women at the site of the historic 16th Street Baptist Church bombing. People’s Light, 39 Conestoga Rd., Malvern. $30–$53. Check website for times. 610-644-3500;

Kennett Winterfest

February 23

Bundle up and enjoy winter brews from 60 unique craft breweries, live music and food trucks. Ticket price includes unlimited tastings of delicious craft beer. Visit the event website for a complete brewery list. Benefits Historic Kennett Square. 600 S. Broad St., Kennett Square. 12:30 to 4 p.m., $60; designated driver, $15. 610-444-8188;

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