Quality of Life

Bucks County is renowned for its high quality of life, and our community offers many recreational and leisure opportunities. 

Some of our most popular visitor destinations include New Hope, Sesame Place in Langhorne, Peddlers Village in Lahaska, and the "Mercer Mile" in Doylestown. 

A drive through Bucks County offers views of the scenic Delaware River, stone farmhouses dating to the American Revolution, covered bridges, and quaint boroughs such as Bristol, Newtown, Doylestown and Quakertown.

Visitors and residents also enjoy the natural beauty of our County. Enjoy hiking, birding, sailing, fishing, or simply enjoying the outdoors in one of the 22 County parks. There are thousands of acres of parkland in state parks such as the Neshaminy State Park, Delaware Canal State Park, Nockamixon State Park, and Tyler State Park, serving residents throughout all areas of Bucks County.

Enjoy a leisurely round of golf at one of the many public and private golf courses in the County. 

There are many opportunities to take in the performing arts, including the famous Bucks County Playhouse in New Hope, the new Commerce Bank Amphitheater in Bensalem, and the Sellersville Theater in Sellersville.

Nearby professional sports teams include the Philadelphia Phillies, the Philadelphia Flyers, the Philadelphia 76ers, and the Philadelphia Eagles. Many in Bucks County frequently enjoy a relaxing summer evening watching the Trenton Thunder minor league baseball team perform across the Delaware River in Trenton, New Jersey. Sports fans of all stripes will find a team to root for in and around Bucks County!