Kathi Lafferty

(The stainless steel framework of Kennett Square's mushroom, before lights and decorations were added.  Photo provided by Kathi Lafferty)

In Kennett Square, Pa., A New Year’s Eve Celebration of Mushroominess

The undisputable mushroom capital of the world, right here in Chester County, Pa., is holding a family-friendly New Year’s Eve event that includes a new tradition: its first “Mushroom Drop.”