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November Picks 2018

Written by County Lines Magazine

Our picks for top events this month.

Home of the Sparrow’s Annual Fashion Show

November 1

This event shows the power of women supporting women in the community under the theme “The Power of the Purse” as it promotes local businesses during boutique shopping. A great way to start your holiday shopping or find a special gift for yourself. Cocktails and hors d’oeuvres are served from 5 to 7 p.m. Runway fashion show and dinner follow from 7 to 9 p.m. The Desmond Hotel, 1 Liberty Blvd., Malvern. $75.

Uptown! Knauer Performing Arts Center ‘50’s Come Alive Doo Wop Concert.’

November 10

Pookie Hudson’s Spaniels will headline a huge all a cappella concert singing “Goodnight Sweetheart, Goodnight,” “Peace Of Mind,” “Heart & Soul” and more favorites. They’ll be joined by Joel & the Dynamics, Grand Central Echoes, Paragons and Jesters’ lead Perry Martin and 5/3 Woodland. 226 N. High St., West Chester. 7 p.m. $40–$55. 610-356-2787;

43rd Annual Art Gala at Unionville High School

November 16–17

This annual event showcases local celebrated working artists, UHS alumni, and current UHS students along with live music and great food.  The gala strives to include a variety of artists—both new and more established—who express their talents through diverse mediums including oil and watercolor paintings, photography, glass, metal, pastels, mixed media and more. Benefits educational projects at UHS as well as funding outreach efforts in the community. Unionville High School Art Center, Auditorium Entrance, 750 Unionville Rd., Kennett Square. Fri., reception from 6 to 9 p.m. with live music and hors d’oeuvres. Sat., 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Free.

84th Running of the Pennsylvania Hunt Cup

November 4

Join the crowd for an exciting day of horse racing, shopping and tailgating with friends and neighbors in the rolling hills of beautiful Chester County. Benefits the Chester County Food Bank, Work to Ride and Upland Country Day School. North of Rt. 926 & Newark Rd., Unionville. Gates open, 10:30 a.m. PA Hunt Cup begins at 3 p.m. $50/car. 484-888-6619;

Main Line Notable Kitchen Tour and Chefs’ Tastings

November 8

This popular self-guided tour of some of the Main Line’s unique kitchens benefits The Philadelphia Orchestra. Each of the impressive kitchens in six private homes in the western suburbs will showcase a notable local chef offering a variety of samples of their cuisine for tasting by tour-goers. Tickets are available at The Little House Shop in Wayne, Kitchen Kapers in Ardmore and Paoli, and Via Bellissima in Bryn Mawr or online.

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