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 email@example.com or 215-249-0100 x 130.
Living the Legacy Fundraising Breakfast
Friday, October 4, 2019
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 2018 Living the Legacy video here.
40th Annual Festival of Trees
Tuesday, November 12 Through Sunday, December 30, 2019
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 29 Through Sunday, December 8, 2019
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 12, 2019
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.
Woman of Influence Award Dinner
Nydia Han, 6abc investigative reporter
Pearl S. Buck International 2019 Woman of Influence
Each year the Woman of Influence Award honors our founder, Pearl S. Buck, by recognizing women who continue in her footsteps. The 2019 Woman of Influence was Nydia Han, 6abc investigative reporter and Sunday Action News co-anchor, as well as creator of the documentary series #ThisIsAmerica. 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.
Pearl’s Tea and Fashion Show
Sunday, April 28, 2019
This refined social event held just before Mother’s Day is a perfect ladies’ outing. It features tea, finger foods, sweets, and a raffle. New this year was a fashion show featuring the latest spring styles!
Produced by the Pearl S. Buck Volunteer Association
Taste of the World
Thursday, May 16, 2019
Local VIPs, dignitaries, and friends of Pearl S. Buck International gathered 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 were 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.