Recreational Activities

Please visit our pages for Menlo Aquatics Center  and the Perkasie Carousel.

Family Fridays

Family Fridays are held the second Friday of the month, LOCATIONS VARY (see event for location)! Doors open at 6:00 pm for dinner, the entertainment begins at 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm. Family Friday runs October- April.

Admission

$2.00 for everyone over 2 years old
Free for children under 24 months.

Discount Ticket Prices

Discount Ski Tickets (CURRENTLY NOT AVAILABLE)

THE BOROUGH WILL ONLY ACCEPT CASH OR CREDIT/ DEBIT CARDS FOR THE SALE OF TICKETS. CHECKS WILL NOT LONGER BE ACCEPTED.

 

Tickets may be purchased from Perkasie Borough Hall, 620 West Chestnut Street, weekdays from  8:00 am to 4:30 pm. - walk-ins only. There are no phone or Internet sales through Perkasie Borough.  ALL TICKET PURCHASES ARE NON-REFUNDABLE. THE BOROUGH WILL ONLY ACCEPT CASH OR CREDIT/ DEBIT CARDS FOR THE SALE OF TICKETS. CHECKS WILL NOT LONGER BE ACCEPTED.

If you are interested in tickets, but Perkasie Borough is not convenient  to your location, you may call the Pennsylvania Recreation & Parks Society at 1-814-234-4272 to order tickets and have them mailed to you.  There is a one dollar handling fee for this service.

Please call for availability as some tickets may not have been received or may be sold out.

2014 Camps

Register for all camps on line at www.perkasierec.com or at Perkasie Borough Hall, 620 West Chestnut Street any weekday between 8:00 am and 4:30 pm.  Payment must accompany the registration form(s). The Borough reserves the right to cancel or change any programs without sufficient registration.

Programs and events are automatically cancelled for inclement weather or emergencies. Perkasie Borough reserves the right to change or cancel any activities, events, or costs.




PERKASIE YOUTH SUMMER BASKETBALL LEAGUE

Sponsored by Perkasie Borough Parks and Recreation, and The Quakertown National Bank

What you should know...
There is a minimum of 7 players per team
There are four divisions with separate boys and girls teams.

Division I | Girls and Boys entering 5th and 6th grades in September

Division II | Girls and Boys entering 7th and 8th grades in September

Division III | Girls and Boys entering 9th and 10th grades in September

Division IV | Girls and Boys entering 11th and 12th grades in September

This program is open to Borough residents and non-residents. Games begin the week of June 23rd and continue through August. Each team will generally play weekly on a weekday evening starting at 6pm. Rainouts are played on Saturday in the morning starting at 9am. The playoff tournament is scheduled for the end of August. Games will be played at Kulp Memorial Park, 2nd Street, Perkasie. Playing down in grade division is not permitted.

Registration Information...

- Deadline is May 30th or the first hundred teams that register

- Teams must register as a group by a coach, age 18 or older

-  Registration fee of $525.00 per team must accompany registration form and will cover all costs (including twelve t-shirts)

- Additional shirts can be ordered for $10.00 a shirt (shirts must be ordered when you register)

- Make all checks payable to Perkasie Borough
 


ADULT SUMMER BASKETBALL LEAGUE

Sponsored by Perkasie Borough Parks and Recreation, and The Quakertown National Bank

What you should know...
There is a minimum of 7 players per team
There are four divisions with separate boys and girls teams.

Adult Division | Men & Women Ages 18 and over

This program is open to Borough residents and non-residents. Games may begin the week of June 23rd and continue through August. Each team will generally play weekly on a weekday evening starting at 6pm. Rainouts are played on Saturday in the morning starting at 9am. The playoff tournament is scheduled for the end of August. Games will be played at Kulp Memorial Park, 2nd Street, Perkasie. Playing down in grade division is not permitted.

Registration Information...

- Deadline is May 30th or the first hundred teams that register

- Teams must register as a group by a coach, age 18 or older

- Registration fee of $525.00 per team must accompany registration form and will cover all costs (including twelve t-shirts)

- Additional shirts can be ordered for $10.00 a shirt (shirts must be ordered when you register)

- Make all checks payable to Perkasie Borough

- Download and print, pick up registration forms at the Perkasie Borough office or call to have the forms mailed to you.

REGISTER EARLY. PLACEMENT IS LIMITED.
For More Information Call (215) 257-5065.



"Saturdays In Perkasie" Event

Join us for "Saturdays in Perkasie", presented by the Perkasie Olde Towne Association.  This event will be held every Saturday of the month and will feature the Perkasie Farmers Market, live entertainment, business and restaurant specials.  Please click here for more info. The first event will be held on June 21st and it will continue through the summer.  The last event will be held on October 18th.  The fun begins at 8 am and will last until Noon.

Summer Concert Series

Join us each Wednesday evening in July for our Concerts in the Park series. the concerts will be held from 7:00 to 9:00 pm in Menlo Park, located at Fifth Street and Park Avenue. All concerts are free of charge.

Rain Date Location | In the case of inclement weather, the concerts will be held under the Menlo Park Pavilion.

JULY 2 – The Sadie Green Sales Jug Band - Sadie Green Sales is an International phenomenon, a musical experience that will make you laugh, sing, dance and make you wonder how much fun you can stand. 

JULY 9 – 52nd Street – An evening of Billy Joel music.  Billy Joel fans will enjoy hearing all his hits performed by this popular cover band.

JULY 16 – Galena Brass – Everything from Glenn Miller to Mozart. 

JULY 23 – RGM Project- Cool jazz and more.  Original compositions and arrangements.

JULY 30 – The Mango Men – Perkasie’s favorite group.  Come out for a great family evening of music and fund

 

Recreation Events

Community Garden

12'x12' and 12'x18' "year round" lots are available at the "Community Garden", 5th Street and Shadywood Drive. Initial tilling and water are provided. $25.00 per lot, $15.00 refund at the end of growing season, providing that the lot has been cleared and the water hydrant key returned. Lots will not be rolled over for the following year, so please drop off water keys and pick up deposits.

This is made possible by the generous donation of land from the Kenneth Kratz Real Estate Company and water from the Perkasie Borough Authority.  Maintenance of the grounds around the plots is performed by the Borough's Public Works Department.

 

Good Time Motorvators Lake Lenape Jamboree

Sunday, August 16, 2014
8:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M. (Rain or Shine)
Rt. 152 & East Walnut St to Constitution Ave Perkasie PA
$10 Pre-Registered or $15 day of Show
Dash Plaques for 1st 100 cars, Participants door prizes, Food & Beverage. In a quiet park setting. Vendors of all types pay only $15 for an 8’ table space. Vendor Supplies table & Chairs. Vendors are urged to donate door prizes that will be noted in registrants packet or advertising novelties for registrants packets.  Click here to visit the Good Time Motorvators website!

 

Lucky Ducky Derby

For more information on Community Day, please click here.  The eleventh Annual "Lucky Ducky Derby" will take place on Sunday, July 6, 2014 - Community Day (rain date July 13th), Lenape Park. The race will begin after the canoe races in the East Branch Perkiomen Creek, by boat launch. The ducks will race to the "Twin Bridges".

First place winner will receive $100
Second place winner will receive $75
Third place winner will receive $50
Fourth place winner will receive $25

PRIZES WILL BE AWARDED IMMEDIATELY FOLLOWING THE RACE, SO STICK AROUND FOR THE RESULTS

Tickets for the numbered ducks may be purchased at the Perkasie Borough office or from Parks and Recreational Board members.

Cost | $3.00 each or 2 for $5.00

Fall Festival

 

October 5, 2014 from 12pm to 5pm at Menlo Park and in Perkasie Town Center

The 2014 event is a partnership with Perkasie Olde Towne Association (POTA) and Perkasie Borough.  There will be vendors, crafters, music and food in the town center area.  Childrens entertainment including the: petting zoo, pony rides, scarecrow workshop, pumpkin decorating, children's rides, music, and much more will be held at Menlo Park.

Craft space available - bring your own set-up
$50.00 per 10'x10' in the park
pre-registration is required for crafters, for information call the Borough office (215) 257-5065. 

Register on-line at www.perkasierec.com

Interested in being a sponsor for the FallFest?  Contact Kim Weichel at 215 453-2317.

 

Perkasie Garden Club Bi-Annual Garden Tour

The next Tour will be on June 22nd from Noon to 4:00 PM, rain or shine.  Garden raffle will be held at the Cannon Gardens of Menlo Park on the day of the tour.  Tour tickets are $12 in advance or $15 on the day of the tour.  Tickets can be purchased beginning in May at Frederick's Flowers, Earthkeeper's at Rogers, Dublin Agway, Clair's Flower Shop, Contemporary Gardens, and at the club booth at Perkasie Springfest.  On the day of the tour, tickets can be purchased at the Menlo Park Gardens from Noon to 3 PM.

Click here for the printable flyer!

Annual Plant Swap

This year's community sponsored activity will be held on Sunday, May 19th and is sponsored by the Perkasie Garden Club. The event begins at Noon for members of the Perkasie Garden Club only, and then from 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM the public is invited. The event will be held in Menlo Park at the pavilion (425 Arthur Avenue). ring plants to share. A ticket is given to take a plant for each plant brought. All plants are subject to being refused as a "swap", but we'll have an area for those that can be freely shared. Tickets for seedlings are at the discretion of the club. Plants must be in pots and potted up at least two weeks prior, labeled with plant name and variety, if known. If unknown, let us try to help you. No "invasive plants" as per DCNR suggestions. Additional plants available on a small fee basis. If you need more information, please call Sheila Chlebda at (215)453-8277.

 

 

 


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Family Fridays
Discount Tickets

2013 Camps
Basketball League
Adult Basketball League
"Saturdays In Perkasie" Event
Summer Concert Series
Bus Trips
Community Garden
Yard Sale
Jamboree
Lucky Ducky Derby
Fall Festival
Garden Club Tour

Related Web Sites

Pennridge Community Day

Perkasie Olde Towne

Aerobics and Fitness Association of America

Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources


Perkasie Borough
620 West Chestnut Street
P.O. Box 96
Perkasie, PA 18944

Phone | 215.257.5065
Fax | 215.257.6875

Menlo Aquatics Center | 215.453.7126