Informative, fun, and entertaining events, inspired by the legacy of Pearl S. Buck, are offered throughout the year. Proceeds from events support the humanitarian, intercultural, and historic preservation work of Pearl S. Buck International.
For sponsorship opportunities contact Tony Luna at firstname.lastname@example.org or 215-249-0100 x 130.
Woman of Influence Award Dinner
Pearl S. Buck International 2020 Woman of Influence
Thursday, May 7, 2020
Each year the Woman of Influence Award honors our founder, Pearl S. Buck, by recognizing women who continue in her footsteps. The 2020 Woman of Influence is Julie Henning—an author and activist for Amerasian issues who was raised as Pearl S. Buck’s daughter. For the full list of honorees from 1979-2019, click here.
Proceeds from this annual event benefit the work of Pearl S. Buck International in bridging cultures and changing lives.
Taste of the World
Thursday, May 21, 2020
Local VIPs, dignitaries, and friends of Pearl S. Buck International gather for this gala gourmet event which showcases the area’s premier food and beverage offerings from local restaurants as well as food and drink purveyors. Beautiful and unique objects and experiences are offered at a fun live auction and a silent auction. Held on the grounds and in the Estate Pavilion of the beautiful Pearl S. Buck estate, this is one perfectly delicious evening-out for foodies and friends!
All proceeds from this annual event benefit the work of Pearl S. Buck International in bridging cultures and changing lives through intercultural education, humanitarian work, and preservation of the Pearl S. Buck House, a National Historic Landmark.
Living the Legacy Fundraising Breakfast
Friday, October 2, 2020
Complimentary (Donations Encouraged) and Registration Required
This heartwarming annual event is a community favorite which raises essential funds to continue the legacy of Pearl S. Buck. Inspirational speakers and videos showcase the lives changed by the work of Pearl S. Buck International. Watch the 2019 Living the Legacy video here.
Annual Festival of Trees
Tuesday, November 10 Through Wednesday, December 30, 2020
Pearl S. Buck House
Ticket Purchase Required – Available at the Welcome Center
View the rooms of Pearl S. Buck’s iconic Bucks County stone farmhouse (a National Historic Landmark) as they come alive with the glow of holiday decorations. The event showcases beautiful trees and vignettes designed by some of Bucks County’s best artists/decorators and local community groups. The Festival of Trees is one of the most unique and historic holiday traditions in the region. Visitors vote for the best display. See the Events Calendar for specific dates and times.
Holiday Craft Show
Friday, November 27 Through Sunday, December 6, 2020
Ticket Purchase Required – Available at the Welcome Center and at the Door
Enjoy a unique shopping experience at this high end craft show which offers jury-selected gifts, decorations, food, jewelry, apparel, and more from professional crafters, artists, and chefs. The Holiday Craft Show has been a Bucks County tradition for 27 years. See the Events Calendar for specific dates and times.
Produced by the Pearl S. Buck Volunteer Association.
Community Holiday Open House
Thursday, December 10, 2020
Be our guest at the Holiday Open House which features entertainment, an appearance by Santa and Mrs. Claus, complimentary tours of the Festival of Trees, and the announcement of the Festival of Trees contest winners. This annual event carries on the historic tradition of Pearl S. Buck’s holiday party for the community. Please save the date for this special event.