The first frost has arrived and the leaves are rapidly changing... What a great time of year for a warm fresh or specialty brew! The Hard Bean has some special fall goodies for just this time of year:
This month and into November we are featuring our Pumpkin Spice coffee. We are also serving fresh hot spiced apple cider from Frecon Farms. Even if you just want to come in and savor the various aromas filling the cafe, you will definitely not be disappointed!
Saturday Night October 24th
Is everyone ready for the 57th Boyertown Halloween Parade, hosted by the Boyertown Jaycees?!?! For all us townies (and even you out of townies) this is a fantastic weekend to be in Boyertown. For those who are not in the know, this legendary regional parade is an annual highlight for Boyertown. Its a great time to get out and roam the town, see the creative floats, and tour local businesses. Frecon's Hard Bean will be offering an evening of live music with NO cover charge! Here's the line-up for Saturday Night:
7pm Dave Antonio will surround the cafe with the sounds of Jazz and International Music
9pm Green Apple Squared will take over the air waves with Alternative and Classic rock until closing.
Saturday Night October 31st
Its The HALLOWBEAN Disco Party! So put on your platform shoes and your fattest pair of bell bottoms or groovy skirt, because a disco era costume is required to enter. We will feature a DJ, Costume Contests, Limbo Dance Contests, and More! The cover charge will be $3 at the door, but 50% of the door fee will go to CASH prizes. If you are doing BYOB it will be an extra $3. The party starts at 8pm and the doors close at......well, lets just see what happens! So come on down to the Bean and boogie-oggie-oggie, till ya just cant boogie no more!!
Friday October 23rd - local artist Wayne Johnston with Acoustic Blues/Folk/Rock - from 7pm unitl he feels like it. Cover charge is $2 at the door.
Thursday November 5th - Cliff Stackonis with Country Blues from 7pm to 9pm. Cover charge is $2 at the door.
Friday November 6th - we are featuring Haley Sheeler - Signer/Songwriter with her blend of Alternative Folk/New & Used Country. Cover charge is $3 at the door. Check her out at http://www.haleysheeler.com/
Saturday November 7th -we have a double header with Tom Prost & Mike Holiday from 6-8:30 & then The "infamous" Dead Horse Band from 9 to 11ish. If you arrive before 7pm cover charge is $2. After 7pm, cover charge is $4
NEW!Saturday November 1st (4:30PM - 5:30PM) Tai Chi hosted by Phill Haddad
Saturday November 7th (9AM - 12PM) The Multiservice Bake Sale! Come out and get some inexpensive yummy treats to combat the cold weather while helping a great cause! or...causes!The event works like this: Bring your donation of a baked good over to the Hard Bean that morning and we will sell them from 9am to 12pm to the public, and donate 100% of all proceeds go to the Multi Services to help Boyertown area residents in need.
Saturday November 14th (8AM - 2PM) the Bean will be hosting its second annual Craft Show! This is a great event and at the right time to get a jump on that special gift for the holidays! We are currently looking for vendors. All vendors must feature hand crafted items. Cost to be a vendor is $12 a space. Bring your own table. Sign up in advance at the Bean.
NEW! Monday Nov 16th (6:30PM - 7:30PM) Group singing lessons will be held at the Bean. The cost is $15.00. These are lessons for any teenager or adult who wants to hone their skills. All Ability Levels Are Welcome! Classes will be taught by Michael McCann. Michael has 20 years experience training singers of all ages, all ability levels, and all styles of music. For more information, call Michael at 610.906.1149