Thursday, March 12 2020 8:00

Events Blog—Mar. 12–18

Written by Maria Marabito and Mercedes Thomas

It’s almost spring, and we’re celebrating by making some fun weekend plans! From charitable events and arts shows to musicals and wedding showcases, the weekend is full of hit events in the Chester County area for you to enjoy.

For more hit events in the Chester County area, go to the Events Page on this website.


Through Mar. 29—Baby: The Musical at the Media Theatre

Mar. 12—11th Annual Taste of the Main Line

Mar. 15—Keswick Theatre Presents “Wow in the World Pop-Up Party”

Mar. 15—West Chester Dining Guide


Baby: The Musical at the Media Theatre—Through Mar. 29

A more entertaining parenting class, this Tony-nominated musical experience at the Media Theatre illustrates the excitement, stress and fear of soon-to-be parents. Witness the rollercoaster ride of emotions expectant parents feel through the eyes of three couples of different ages, preparing for their own bundles of joys.

With songs like “I Want It All,” “Fatherhood Blues” and “Baby, Baby, Baby,” this show entertains with a light-hearted and moving story, no matter if you’re expecting or an empty nester. Bonus for expectant mothers: discounted tickets for $30. Showtimes and tickets online. More at

Media Theatre, 104 E. State St., Media.


11th Annual Taste of the Main Line—Mar. 12

The Emergency Aid of PA Foundation hosts an evening of culinary delights from premier area restaurants to fund scholarships, grants and mentoring for local children and families. Taste treats from some of the area’s best restaurants, including Nectar, Savona, The Bercy and many more!

Vote for your favorite restaurant-made cocktail in the Cocktail Competition—the top 3 winners receive prizes. Tickets, $65 in advance; $75 at door. Benefits the Emergency Aid of PA Foundation. More at

Radnor Financial Center’s Grand Atrium, 150 N. Radnor Chester Rd., Radnor. 5 to 8 p.m.


Keswick Theatre Presents “Wow in the World Pop-Up Party”—Mar. 15

See ‘wow’ in science at a highly interactive STEM-themed show, inspired by the popular podcast “Wow in the World.” Created by the Laboratory of Bad Ideas, this show kickstarts kid’s and adult’s imaginations alike, leaving them wowed at this creative, musical and wonder-filled party.

Be ready to get out of your seats—host Mindy Thomas pulls audience members onstage to act as her lab-assistants and game show contestants. Tickets $25–$75. More at

Keswick Theatre, 291 N. Keswick Ave., Glenside. 11 a.m.


West Chester Wedding Guide—Mar. 15

Wedding planning can be stressful—good thing the West Chester Wedding Guide can help! Stop by the “Lucky in Love” Spring Wedding Showcase at Radley Run Country Club this weekend for plenty of inspiration to help create your dream wedding. Make it a date with your future partner—try delicious samplings and a free drink while browsing local vendors who can make your wedding perfect!

With 40 area vendors, a fashion show and grand prize baskets, this showcase offers brides and grooms simple ways to plan their big day. Tickets, $5 for the wedding couple; $5 for additional person. More at

Radley Run Country Club, 1100 Country Club Rd., West Chester. Noon to 3 p.m.


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