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First Fridays New Hope

New Hope is now celebrating First Friday!

Come enjoy an evening in New Hope browsing the art galleries and discover new talent. Participating establishments will be offering refreshments and expect to meet some local artists!
Join us every First Friday of the month from 5:00-9:00pm starting August 1st and ending December 5th.

Start: August 1, 2014
End: December 5, 2014
Venue: New Hope
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New Hope, PA, United States, 18938

Zombie Prom at Havana

Saturday October 25, 2014 at 8pm

Zombie Prom King & Queen Contest

Thriller Dance Competition

DJ Rockin’ Ron

Green Screen Photobooth

Make-up Artists on-site!

Tickets $10

Start: October 25, 2014
End: October 25, 2014
Venue: Havana Restaurant
Phone: 215-862-5501
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105 S Main St, New Hope, PA, United States, 18938
Cost: $10

New Hope Halloween & High Heel Drag Race

The Greater New Hope Chamber of Commerce (GNHCC) presents the 11th Annual High Heel Drag Race on Sunday, October 26th 2014 to benefit Animal Alliance. New Hope’s own Miss Pumpkin will be hosting the race at 6:30p.m. held on W. Mechanic Street between Main Street and New Street. Road will be closed from 3:00p.m. to 8:00p.m. for this event.

Calling all high heel fashionistas to be part of this fantastic event. Racer registration is free of charge and begins at 4:30p.m. in front of the New Hope Visitor Center; racers must be dressed in Halloween attire with heels to match.

The most exciting part of this year’s activities is that the GNHCC has added even more fun activities to the day including a pet costume contest co-sponsored with Animal Alliance and a Red Carpet Photo Shoot with costumed animals and drag queens! Local businesses have also joined the excitement as sponsors of the event.

Registration for the pet costume contest is from 4:00p.m. to 4:30p.m. in front of the New Hope Visitors Center.  There is a $10 entry fee with proceeds benefiting Animal Alliance & GNHCC.  The pet costume contest will promptly begin at 5pm.

Pictures can be taken on the Red Carpet Photo Shoot with costumed dogs & New Hope’s finest drag queens for a $10 photo fee includes 4 snapshots on the red carpet. Proceeds benefit Animal Alliance & The GNHCC.  Red carpet photos begin at 4pm.

The High Heel Drag Race will be the official kick-off to the Halloween Week, which consist in five participating bars and nightclubs hosting costume contests on specific days assigned; starting on Monday at Triumph Brewing Co., Tuesday at John & Peters, Wednesday at Fran’s Pub, Thursday at The Raven and Friday at Havanas. The top two winners of each location will be eligible to win a grand final prize of $1,200.00 sponsored by Ketel One Vodka and held on October, 31st at Havanas after their contest.

Don’t forget to visit the unique shops & restaurants on W. Mechanic St!

To learn more visit or call the GNHCC office at 215.862.9990.

High Heel Drag Race Event Timeline   


Set up registration/information table



Drag Queen Photo Booth $10 Donation

Receive 1 strip of 4 photos with the ladies


Registration for Runners

No entry fee

Registration for Pet Costume Contest

$10 entrance fee

Animal Alliance Pet Adoption & Information

5:00pm – 6:00pm

Dog Costume Contest

Animal Alliance Pet Adoption & Information


Race Set Up


High Heel Race Starts

7:15 – 8:00pm

Breakdown & Clean Up

Start: October 26, 2014
End: October 26, 2014
Venue: New Hope
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New Hope, PA, United States, 18938

1st Annual Halloween Dance Party for United Paw

First Annual Halloween Dance Party

Saturday November 1, 2014 8pm-midnight

Hope Ridge Farm, 2050 Aquetong Rd. New Hope, PA

Tickets $50 per person or $90 per couple

You may purchase tickets at or call 215-321-4673


Live Auction & Prizes for Best Costumes!

DJ Dwayne Dunlevy

Sponsored by The Crossings Animal Sanctuary to support the Dog & Cat Assistance Programs of United Paw

Start: November 1, 2014
End: November 1, 2014
Venue: New Hope
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New Hope, PA, United States, 18938
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