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July 2019

Friends includes works by fifteen unique artists that explore the relationships between personal experiences, culture, and history.  A recurring question surfaced in both public and private...

Cost: FREE

Where:
12Gates Arts
106 N 2nd Street
Philadelphia, PA  19106
View map »

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Peace brings together artists’ books, archival materials, and process documentation that tell the personal stories of people striving for peace during historical and contemporary conflicts....

Cost: Free

Where:
Parkway Central, Free Library of Philadelphia
1901 Vine Street
2nd Floor
Philadelphia, PA  19103
View map »

More information

For a limited production run beginning on June 19 (Juneteenth)—the holiday that commemorates the emancipation of enslaved African Americans throughout the Confederate States of...

Cost: $14.50, adults; $11, kids.

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch St
Philadelphia , PA  19106
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Telephone: (215) 409-6700
Website »

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This Flag Day, 40 rare historic flags will go on display at the museum, marking the first time that this collection has been displayed together. The flags feature 32 arrangements of 13 stars,...

Cost: $20, adults; $14, kids

Where:
Museum of the American Revolution
101 S. 3rd St.
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Telephone: 215-253-6731
Contact Name: Museum of the American Revolution

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Sanctuary presents multi-form artworks and new resources that explore the dynamics of power between the state, community, and the individual that challenge our understanding of the global...

Cost: Free

Where:
Art in City Hall
1400 John F. Kennedy Blvd
2nd + 5th Floors
Philadelphia, PA  19107
View map »


Website »

More information

This summer, in conjunction with the National Constitution Center’s new Civil War and Reconstruction exhibit the Center’s Main Lobby will be transformed into a Union Army encampment....

Cost: $14.50, adults; $11, kids; FREE, ages 5 & younger.

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA  19106
View map »


Telephone: 215-409-6600
Contact Name: National Constitution Center
Website »

More information

This year’s theme is "Great American Lighthouse," featuring replicas of iconic landmarks from east to west, and as far north as the Great Lakes.  Visitors will enjoy the beauty...

Cost: $20-$0

Where:
Morris Arboretum
100 E. Northwestern Avenue
Philadelphia, PA  19118
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Enjoy music, food, 60 art/craft vendors and an appearance by Lollypop the Clown.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Indian River Marina
39415 Inlet Rd.
Rehoboth Beach, DE
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July is gift of music month at King of Prussia Mall! In partnership with the Montgomery County Community College (MCCC), King of Prussia Mall will offer live jazz ensemble performances during each...

Cost: FREE

Where:
King of Prussia Mall
160 N Gulph Rd
King of Prussia, PA  19406
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Contact Name: King of Prussia Mall
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The event will feature barber competitions, vendors, fashion show, DJ and door prizes. Competitions will include Student Battle, Fastest Fade, Freestyle (Funky Photo) Battle, Tag Team...

Cost: $25

Where:
Wildwoods Convention Center
4501 Boardwalk
Wildwood, NJ
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Visitors will find presentations, railroad displays, working model trains and garden railways from a variety of groups throughout the Village. At 2pm in the Welcome Center on both Saturday and...

Cost: $14, adults; $12, kids.

Where:
Historic Cold Spring Village
720 Route 9 South
Cape May, NJ  08204
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Sponsor: Mitchell Iron Works
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The performance features the comedy and magic of; Danny Archer, Mike Bonacci, Mike Miller, Mystique as well as additional performers. The show includes a number of favorite family...

Cost: $15-$20

Where:
Smoke & Mirrors Magic Theater
2840 Pine Rd. Landmark Business Center
Landmark Business Center
Philadelphia, PA  19006
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Sponsor: Smoke & Mirrors Magic Theater
Telephone: 267-626-1366
Contact Name: Danny Archer
Website »

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The Somers Point Historical Society is sponsoring a ‘Pirate Boat Tour’ along the Great Egg Harbor River. Payment can be made at the Somers Point Historical Museum during open hours,...

Cost: $25

Where:
Somers Point Historical Museum
745 Shore Road
Somers Point, NJ  08244
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Telephone: 609-927-2900
Contact Name: Somers Point Historical Museum

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On View Now through January 5, 2020 Buy tickets online or call 800.448.3883. Escape into the imaginative world of garden follies, Winterthur’s first-ever exhibition of whimsical and classic...

Cost: Members free. Included with admission.

Where:
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
5105 Kennett Pike (Rt 52)
Winterthur, DE  19807
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Sponsor: Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
Telephone: 800-448-3883
Contact Name: Information & & Tours
Website »

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The area that housed this past winter’s Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest transforms into a warm-weather edition with a roller rink, a boathouse-styled lodge, a play area for...

Cost: FREE; $3, skating admission; $10, skate rental

Where:
Blue Cross RiverRink
101 S. Columbus Blvd.
Philadelphia, PA
View map »


Website »

More information

Explore the existence of crocodiles in New Jersey throughout their evolution. Crocodylians have been on the Earth for over 200 million years, and the wide diversity of crocodile species found in...

Cost: FREE

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ  08625
View map »


Telephone: 160-929-26308
Website »

More information

"Many Inspired Steps" celebrates the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 Moon landing. The exhibition tells the story of the endeavor to put a man on the moon and highlights New...

Cost: free

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ  08608
View map »


Website »

More information

Enjoy the artistry, workmanship and talent of Bucks County's quilters at this exhibit, featuring more than 100 quilts hanging from 25-foot high beams.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Bucks County Visitor Center
3207 Street Road
Bensalem, PA  19020
View map »


Sponsor: Visit Bucks County
Telephone: 215-639-0300
Contact Name: Gloria Shaffer
Website »

More information

This is an exhibition of contemporary art featuring new works developed and created by artists invited to utilize the resources and facilities at the museum for experiment-based exploration. The...

Cost: $10, adults; $7, students; FREE, ages 5 & younger.

Where:
WheatonArts
1501 Glasstown Road
GPS 1000 Village Drive
Millville, NJ  08332
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Sponsor: WheatonArts
Telephone: 856-825-6800
Contact Name: Taral Thompson
Website »

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Stop by for locally grown, field-cultivated berries. Visit the General Store for blueberry pies, blueberry butters, jellies & preserves. You’ll also find blueberry cake pops,...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Peddler's Village
Routes 202 & 263
Lahaska, PA  18931
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Website »

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Learn through age-appropriate games, crafts, stories, activities and live animal presentations.

Cost: $5

Where:
Brandywine Zoo
1001 N PARK DR
Wilmington, DE  19802
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Telephone: 302-571-7747
Website »

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Free lunch is provided to all kids ages 3-18. Adults can purchase an entrée for $2 or a full meal for $4. Income and residence are not considered.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Claymont Public Library
400 Lenape Way
Claymont, DE  19703
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Sponsor: Brandywine School District

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Safari themed visor will be given to kids for decorating with caregiver, guided play and games, exploring during nature walk, snack provided.

Cost: $12 per child

Where:
Cedar Park
700 South 50th Street
Philadelphia, PA  19123
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Sponsor: Let’s Go Outdoors
Telephone: 866-878-3595
Contact Name: Let’s Go Outdoors
Website »

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Explore Hamilton: The Constitutional Clashes That Shaped a Nation, the National Constitution Center’s compelling new exhibit which highlights the competing ideas of Alexander Hamilton and his...

Cost: $14.50, adults; $11, kids; FREE, ages 5 & younger.

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA  19106
View map »


Telephone: 215-409-6600
Website »

More information

Meet Lila Liberty, a young hero on a quest to spread acceptance and kindness. To complete her mission she needs to collect all six of her Super Hero Gadgets, like Respectacles to see different...

Cost: $9, adults; $2, kids

Where:
National Liberty Museum
321 Chestnut St.
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Sponsor: National Liberty Museum
Telephone: 215-925-2800
Contact Name: Tessa Coberly
Website »

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Cape Express “More” Beach Blast Soccer Youth and adult soccer teams from all over the East Coast will compete in a barefoot soccer tournament right on the Wildwoods’ Beach on Saturday and...

Cost: Free

Where:
, NJ

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Learn why bees are so important. Basic bee biology will be presented along with ways that you can help the honey bee at home. See an observation hive up close. Find the queen bee if you...

Cost: FREE!

Where:
Norristown Farm Park
Barley Sheaf Dr. & Germantown Pike
E. Norriton, PA  19403
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Sponsor: Montgomery County Parks, Trails, & Historic Sites
Telephone: 610-270-0215
Contact Name: Ruth King
Website »

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This rustic play area encourages kids to use what’s available in the outdoors for fun; learning to love nature and loving to learn naturally.   The concept of Nature Play is to give...

Cost: $20, adults; $10, kids; FREE, ages 2 & younger

Where:
Morris Arboretum
100 E. Northwestern Ave.
Philadelphia, PA  19118
View map »


Telephone: 215-247-5777
Website »

More information

Boasting 10 LEGO build & play zones, a 4D cinema and two rides all geared for families with children ages 3-10, guests can join their favorite LEGO characters during the event with themed...

Cost: $19.95

Where:
LEGOLAND Discovery Center Philadelphia
Located inside Plymouth Meeting Mall 500 West Germantown Pike
Plymouth Meeting, PA  19462
View map »

More information

Explore the grounds to find clues and get a prize.

Cost: $5

Where:
Emlen Physick Estate
1048 Washington Street
Cape May, NJ  08204
View map »


Sponsor: Mid-Atlantic Center for the Arts & Humanities (MAC)
Telephone: 609-884-5404
Website »

More information

Explore a variety of STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts and math) activities all summer long to challenge creativity including marble runs, soaring satellites and more. This is a...

Cost: $15, adults; $6, ages 6-14; FREE, ages 5 & younger.

Where:
Hagley Museum and Library
200 Hagley Creek Road
Wilmington, DE  19807
View map »


Telephone: 302-658-2400
Contact Name: Kelsey Sedlacek

More information

Popular magician Ran D'Shine performs a fun-filled, interactive magic show for all ages, featuring an astounding display of illusion, sleight of hand, and comedy

Cost: Free

Where:
Parkway Central Library
1901 Vine Street
Philadelphia, PA  19103
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Sponsor: Free Library of Philadelphia Youth Services
Telephone: 215-686-5372
Contact Name: Sundays on Stage
Website »

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This is a brand new, innovative touring fan experience for all ages that brings the Halo video game universe to life. The event lets visitors step into Halo's vast world with themed...

Cost: $60, day

Where:
Pennsylvania Convention Center
1101 Arch St.
Philadelphia, PA
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Bobby Child, a stage-struck NYC banker heads to a sleepy, desolate Nevada town to foreclose a rundown theater. It’s love at first sight when he runs into spunky Polly Baker, the theater...

Cost: $20, adults; $16, kids

Where:
Kelsey Theatre
1200 Old Trenton Rd
West Windsor, NJ
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Website »

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This pop-up park plays host to games, outdoor movie nights, fitness classes, a beer garden, fitness classes and a rotating lineup of food trucks. 

Cost: FREE

Where:
Eakins Oval
Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA
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Website »

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The site transforms into a Civil War-era crossroads village complete with an encampment, cavalry & musket drills, wagon rides, civilian & military reenactors and old-school games.

Cost: $12, adults; $8, kids; FREE, ages 5 & younger

Where:
Lands Valley Museum
2451 Kissel Hill Rd.
Lancaster, PA
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Website »

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Enjoy a day strolling the village and check out the Smithville Fife & Drum Corp. starting at 1:00pm in front of Fred & Ethel's Lantern Light Tavern.  The Fife and Drum Corp will...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Historic Smithville & Village Greene
615 E. Moss Mill Rd.
Smithville, NJ  08205
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Telephone: 609-748-8999
Website »

More information

The exhibit features more than 300 artifacts, including some of Marvel’s most iconic and sought-after pages, costumes and props that will excite both avid collectors and casual...

Cost: $15-$35

Where:
The Franklin Institute
222 N. 20th St
Philadelphia, PA
View map »


Website »

More information

Twelve life-size LEGO brick animals tell the story of endangered wildlife and how human behavior impacts and endangers habitats around the world. The zoo created the exhibit to inspire actions...

Cost: $24, adults; $19, ages 2-11; FREE, ages 1 & younger

Where:
Philadelphia Zoo
3400 W Girard Ave
Philadelphia, PA  19104
View map »


Website »

More information

This good old-fashioned fair features carnival rides, livestock exhibits, concerts, a circus, fireworks, cooking demos and games.

Cost: 9, adults; $4, ages 6-12; FREE, ages 5 & younger

Where:
Delaware State Fairgrounds
18500 S. DuPont Highway
Harrington, DE
View map »


Website »

More information

Expect daily fountain performances in the Main Fountain Garden and Open Air Theatre, illuminated fountain performances and live music in the beer garden on Thurs., Fri. and Sat. evenings,...

Cost: $30; $16, ages 4 & younger.

Where:
Longwood Gardens
1001 Longwood Rd.
Kennett Square, PA
View map »


Website »

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Peace brings together artists’ books, archival materials, and process documentation that tell the personal stories of people striving for peace during historical and contemporary conflicts....

Cost: Free

Where:
Parkway Central, Free Library of Philadelphia
1901 Vine Street
2nd Floor
Philadelphia, PA  19103
View map »

More information

Sanctuary presents multi-form artworks and new resources that explore the dynamics of power between the state, community, and the individual that challenge our understanding of the global...

Cost: Free

Where:
Art in City Hall
1400 John F. Kennedy Blvd
2nd + 5th Floors
Philadelphia, PA  19107
View map »


Website »

More information

‘Tis the season! Join us all week for holiday shopping discount, photos with Cookie Monster Santa, plus a special story time with Santa on July 25! Book your Dine with Elmo & Friends and enjoy a...

Cost: $59.99 per person

Where:
Sesame Place
100 Sesame Rd
Langhorne, PA  19047
View map »


Sponsor: Sesame Place®
Contact Name: Sesame Place

More information

For a limited production run beginning on June 19 (Juneteenth)—the holiday that commemorates the emancipation of enslaved African Americans throughout the Confederate States of...

Cost: $14.50, adults; $11, kids.

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch St
Philadelphia , PA  19106
View map »


Telephone: (215) 409-6700
Website »

More information

This summer, in conjunction with the National Constitution Center’s new Civil War and Reconstruction exhibit the Center’s Main Lobby will be transformed into a Union Army encampment....

Cost: $14.50, adults; $11, kids; FREE, ages 5 & younger.

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA  19106
View map »


Telephone: 215-409-6600
Contact Name: National Constitution Center
Website »

More information

This year’s theme is "Great American Lighthouse," featuring replicas of iconic landmarks from east to west, and as far north as the Great Lakes.  Visitors will enjoy the beauty...

Cost: $20-$0

Where:
Morris Arboretum
100 E. Northwestern Avenue
Philadelphia, PA  19118
View map »

More information

Friends includes works by fifteen unique artists that explore the relationships between personal experiences, culture, and history.  A recurring question surfaced in both public and private...

Cost: FREE

Where:
12Gates Arts
106 N 2nd Street
Philadelphia, PA  19106
View map »

More information

The performance features the comedy and magic of; Danny Archer, Mike Bonacci, Mike Miller, Mystique as well as additional performers. The show includes a number of favorite family...

Cost: $15-$20

Where:
Smoke & Mirrors Magic Theater
2840 Pine Rd. Landmark Business Center
Landmark Business Center
Philadelphia, PA  19006
View map »


Sponsor: Smoke & Mirrors Magic Theater
Telephone: 267-626-1366
Contact Name: Danny Archer
Website »

More information

The exhibit features more than 300 artifacts, including some of Marvel’s most iconic and sought-after pages, costumes and props that will excite both avid collectors and casual...

Cost: $15-$35

Where:
The Franklin Institute
222 N. 20th St
Philadelphia, PA
View map »


Website »

More information

Twelve life-size LEGO brick animals tell the story of endangered wildlife and how human behavior impacts and endangers habitats around the world. The zoo created the exhibit to inspire actions...

Cost: $24, adults; $19, ages 2-11; FREE, ages 1 & younger

Where:
Philadelphia Zoo
3400 W Girard Ave
Philadelphia, PA  19104
View map »


Website »

More information

The area that housed this past winter’s Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest transforms into a warm-weather edition with a roller rink, a boathouse-styled lodge, a play area for...

Cost: FREE; $3, skating admission; $10, skate rental

Where:
Blue Cross RiverRink
101 S. Columbus Blvd.
Philadelphia, PA
View map »


Website »

More information

This family event features midway rides and games, live music and entertainment, livestock events, an agriculture showcase, motorsports, community exhibits, vendors, fair food and more....

Cost: $8

Where:
Alparon Park
436 Gate 1 Lane
Gate 1 Lane
Troy, PA  16947
View map »


Sponsor: Troy Fair
Telephone: 570-297-3648
Contact Name: Fair Office
Website »

More information

Explore the existence of crocodiles in New Jersey throughout their evolution. Crocodylians have been on the Earth for over 200 million years, and the wide diversity of crocodile species found in...

Cost: FREE

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ  08625
View map »


Telephone: 160-929-26308
Website »

More information

"Many Inspired Steps" celebrates the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 Moon landing. The exhibition tells the story of the endeavor to put a man on the moon and highlights New...

Cost: free

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ  08608
View map »


Website »

More information

Enjoy the artistry, workmanship and talent of Bucks County's quilters at this exhibit, featuring more than 100 quilts hanging from 25-foot high beams.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Bucks County Visitor Center
3207 Street Road
Bensalem, PA  19020
View map »


Sponsor: Visit Bucks County
Telephone: 215-639-0300
Contact Name: Gloria Shaffer
Website »

More information

Explore Hamilton: The Constitutional Clashes That Shaped a Nation, the National Constitution Center’s compelling new exhibit which highlights the competing ideas of Alexander Hamilton and his...

Cost: $14.50, adults; $11, kids; FREE, ages 5 & younger.

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA  19106
View map »


Telephone: 215-409-6600
Website »

More information

This rustic play area encourages kids to use what’s available in the outdoors for fun; learning to love nature and loving to learn naturally.   The concept of Nature Play is to give...

Cost: $20, adults; $10, kids; FREE, ages 2 & younger

Where:
Morris Arboretum
100 E. Northwestern Ave.
Philadelphia, PA  19118
View map »


Telephone: 215-247-5777
Website »

More information

Boasting 10 LEGO build & play zones, a 4D cinema and two rides all geared for families with children ages 3-10, guests can join their favorite LEGO characters during the event with themed...

Cost: $19.95

Where:
LEGOLAND Discovery Center Philadelphia
Located inside Plymouth Meeting Mall 500 West Germantown Pike
Plymouth Meeting, PA  19462
View map »

More information

Explore the grounds to find clues and get a prize.

Cost: $5

Where:
Emlen Physick Estate
1048 Washington Street
Cape May, NJ  08204
View map »


Sponsor: Mid-Atlantic Center for the Arts & Humanities (MAC)
Telephone: 609-884-5404
Website »

More information

Educators will read a story that explores a different theme found in the museum, such as acceptance, respect and kindness.  Then, kids enjoy snacks as they play a game and make crafts...

Cost: $8 per child, one adult included

Where:
National Liberty Museum
321 Chestnut St.
Philadelphia, PA  19106
View map »


Sponsor: National Liberty Museum
Telephone: 215-925-2800
Contact Name: Tess Coberly
Website »

More information

Free lunch is provided to all kids ages 3-18. Adults can purchase an entrée for $2 or a full meal for $4. Income and residence are not considered.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Claymont Public Library
400 Lenape Way
Claymont, DE  19703
View map »


Sponsor: Brandywine School District

More information

Explore a variety of STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts and math) activities all summer long to challenge creativity including marble runs, soaring satellites and more. This is a...

Cost: $15, adults; $6, ages 6-14; FREE, ages 5 & younger.

Where:
Hagley Museum and Library
200 Hagley Creek Road
Wilmington, DE  19807
View map »


Telephone: 302-658-2400
Contact Name: Kelsey Sedlacek

More information

This good old-fashioned fair features carnival rides, livestock exhibits, concerts, a circus, fireworks, cooking demos and games.

Cost: 9, adults; $4, ages 6-12; FREE, ages 5 & younger

Where:
Delaware State Fairgrounds
18500 S. DuPont Highway
Harrington, DE
View map »


Website »

More information

Expect daily fountain performances in the Main Fountain Garden and Open Air Theatre, illuminated fountain performances and live music in the beer garden on Thurs., Fri. and Sat. evenings,...

Cost: $30; $16, ages 4 & younger.

Where:
Longwood Gardens
1001 Longwood Rd.
Kennett Square, PA
View map »


Website »

More information

This pop-up park plays host to games, outdoor movie nights, fitness classes, a beer garden, fitness classes and a rotating lineup of food trucks. 

Cost: FREE

Where:
Eakins Oval
Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA
View map »


Website »

More information

Show More...
Show Less...

For a limited production run beginning on June 19 (Juneteenth)—the holiday that commemorates the emancipation of enslaved African Americans throughout the Confederate States of...

Cost: $14.50, adults; $11, kids.

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch St
Philadelphia , PA  19106
View map »


Telephone: (215) 409-6700
Website »

More information

This summer, in conjunction with the National Constitution Center’s new Civil War and Reconstruction exhibit the Center’s Main Lobby will be transformed into a Union Army encampment....

Cost: $14.50, adults; $11, kids; FREE, ages 5 & younger.

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA  19106
View map »


Telephone: 215-409-6600
Contact Name: National Constitution Center
Website »

More information

This year’s theme is "Great American Lighthouse," featuring replicas of iconic landmarks from east to west, and as far north as the Great Lakes.  Visitors will enjoy the beauty...

Cost: $20-$0

Where:
Morris Arboretum
100 E. Northwestern Avenue
Philadelphia, PA  19118
View map »

More information

Friends includes works by fifteen unique artists that explore the relationships between personal experiences, culture, and history.  A recurring question surfaced in both public and private...

Cost: FREE

Where:
12Gates Arts
106 N 2nd Street
Philadelphia, PA  19106
View map »

More information

The performance features the comedy and magic of; Danny Archer, Mike Bonacci, Mike Miller, Mystique as well as additional performers. The show includes a number of favorite family...

Cost: $15-$20

Where:
Smoke & Mirrors Magic Theater
2840 Pine Rd. Landmark Business Center
Landmark Business Center
Philadelphia, PA  19006
View map »


Sponsor: Smoke & Mirrors Magic Theater
Telephone: 267-626-1366
Contact Name: Danny Archer
Website »

More information

The area that housed this past winter’s Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest transforms into a warm-weather edition with a roller rink, a boathouse-styled lodge, a play area for...

Cost: FREE; $3, skating admission; $10, skate rental

Where:
Blue Cross RiverRink
101 S. Columbus Blvd.
Philadelphia, PA
View map »


Website »

More information

This family event features midway rides and games, live music and entertainment, livestock events, an agriculture showcase, motorsports, community exhibits, vendors, fair food and more....

Cost: $8

Where:
Alparon Park
436 Gate 1 Lane
Gate 1 Lane
Troy, PA  16947
View map »


Sponsor: Troy Fair
Telephone: 570-297-3648
Contact Name: Fair Office
Website »

More information

Sanctuary presents multi-form artworks and new resources that explore the dynamics of power between the state, community, and the individual that challenge our understanding of the global...

Cost: Free

Where:
Art in City Hall
1400 John F. Kennedy Blvd
2nd + 5th Floors
Philadelphia, PA  19107
View map »


Website »

More information

Explore the existence of crocodiles in New Jersey throughout their evolution. Crocodylians have been on the Earth for over 200 million years, and the wide diversity of crocodile species found in...

Cost: FREE

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ  08625
View map »


Telephone: 160-929-26308
Website »

More information

"Many Inspired Steps" celebrates the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 Moon landing. The exhibition tells the story of the endeavor to put a man on the moon and highlights New...

Cost: free

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ  08608
View map »


Website »

More information

Enjoy the artistry, workmanship and talent of Bucks County's quilters at this exhibit, featuring more than 100 quilts hanging from 25-foot high beams.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Bucks County Visitor Center
3207 Street Road
Bensalem, PA  19020
View map »


Sponsor: Visit Bucks County
Telephone: 215-639-0300
Contact Name: Gloria Shaffer
Website »

More information

Peace brings together artists’ books, archival materials, and process documentation that tell the personal stories of people striving for peace during historical and contemporary conflicts....

Cost: Free

Where:
Parkway Central, Free Library of Philadelphia
1901 Vine Street
2nd Floor
Philadelphia, PA  19103
View map »

More information

Explore Hamilton: The Constitutional Clashes That Shaped a Nation, the National Constitution Center’s compelling new exhibit which highlights the competing ideas of Alexander Hamilton and his...

Cost: $14.50, adults; $11, kids; FREE, ages 5 & younger.

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Telephone: 215-409-6600
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This is an exhibition of contemporary art featuring new works developed and created by artists invited to utilize the resources and facilities at the museum for experiment-based exploration. The...

Cost: $10, adults; $7, students; FREE, ages 5 & younger.

Where:
WheatonArts
1501 Glasstown Road
GPS 1000 Village Drive
Millville, NJ  08332
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Sponsor: WheatonArts
Telephone: 856-825-6800
Contact Name: Taral Thompson
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This rustic play area encourages kids to use what’s available in the outdoors for fun; learning to love nature and loving to learn naturally.   The concept of Nature Play is to give...

Cost: $20, adults; $10, kids; FREE, ages 2 & younger

Where:
Morris Arboretum
100 E. Northwestern Ave.
Philadelphia, PA  19118
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Telephone: 215-247-5777
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The weekly program kicks off with the pre-historic era, inspired by some fun fossils recently “discovered” on the patio, then zoom forward to 1600.  From that point, advance 50...

Cost: $5, kid & one adult; $15, additional adults; FREE, ages 2 & younger

Where:
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
5105 Kennett Pike
Wilmington, DE  19807
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Sponsor: Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
Telephone: 800-448-3883
Contact Name: Information and Tours
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‘Tis the season! Join us all week for holiday shopping discount, photos with Cookie Monster Santa, plus a special story time with Santa on July 25! Book your Dine with Elmo & Friends and enjoy a...

Cost: $59.99 per person

Where:
Sesame Place
100 Sesame Rd
Langhorne, PA  19047
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Sponsor: Sesame Place®
Contact Name: Sesame Place

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On View Now through January 5, 2020 Buy tickets online or call 800.448.3883. Escape into the imaginative world of garden follies, Winterthur’s first-ever exhibition of whimsical and classic...

Cost: Members free. Included with admission.

Where:
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
5105 Kennett Pike (Rt 52)
Winterthur, DE  19807
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Sponsor: Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
Telephone: 800-448-3883
Contact Name: Information & & Tours
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The exhibit features more than 300 artifacts, including some of Marvel’s most iconic and sought-after pages, costumes and props that will excite both avid collectors and casual...

Cost: $15-$35

Where:
The Franklin Institute
222 N. 20th St
Philadelphia, PA
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Twelve life-size LEGO brick animals tell the story of endangered wildlife and how human behavior impacts and endangers habitats around the world. The zoo created the exhibit to inspire actions...

Cost: $24, adults; $19, ages 2-11; FREE, ages 1 & younger

Where:
Philadelphia Zoo
3400 W Girard Ave
Philadelphia, PA  19104
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Boasting 10 LEGO build & play zones, a 4D cinema and two rides all geared for families with children ages 3-10, guests can join their favorite LEGO characters during the event with themed...

Cost: $19.95

Where:
LEGOLAND Discovery Center Philadelphia
Located inside Plymouth Meeting Mall 500 West Germantown Pike
Plymouth Meeting, PA  19462
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Explore the grounds to find clues and get a prize.

Cost: $5

Where:
Emlen Physick Estate
1048 Washington Street
Cape May, NJ  08204
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Sponsor: Mid-Atlantic Center for the Arts & Humanities (MAC)
Telephone: 609-884-5404
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Free lunch is provided to all kids ages 3-18. Adults can purchase an entrée for $2 or a full meal for $4. Income and residence are not considered.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Claymont Public Library
400 Lenape Way
Claymont, DE  19703
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Sponsor: Brandywine School District

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Explore a variety of STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts and math) activities all summer long to challenge creativity including marble runs, soaring satellites and more. This is a...

Cost: $15, adults; $6, ages 6-14; FREE, ages 5 & younger.

Where:
Hagley Museum and Library
200 Hagley Creek Road
Wilmington, DE  19807
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Telephone: 302-658-2400
Contact Name: Kelsey Sedlacek

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Performed by the Collingswood Summer Youth Theatre. The classic tale in which a Kansas farm girl travels over the rainbow to discover the magical power of home has entertained audiences for...

Cost: $8

Where:
Collingswood Middle School Auditorium
414 Collings Avenue
Collingswood, NJ  08108
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Sponsor: Collingswood Schools
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Performed by the Collingswood Community Theatre. Dr. Seuss characters transport the audience from the Jungle of Nool to the Circus McGurkus to the invisible world of the Whos. Horton the...

Cost: $20, adults; $10, kids

Where:
Grand Ballroom at the Scottish Rite
315 White Horse Pike
Collingswood, NJ  08107
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Sponsor: Borough of Collingswood
Contact Name: Terry
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This good old-fashioned fair features carnival rides, livestock exhibits, concerts, a circus, fireworks, cooking demos and games.

Cost: 9, adults; $4, ages 6-12; FREE, ages 5 & younger

Where:
Delaware State Fairgrounds
18500 S. DuPont Highway
Harrington, DE
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Meet a lonely prince who is searching for a bride. He gets some helpful advise from the Queen, the King and a tiny magical pea. In the process he learns that looks can truly be deceiving....

Cost: $14

Where:
Gratz College Theater
Melrose Ave. & Ol York Rd.
Melrose Park, PA
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Expect daily fountain performances in the Main Fountain Garden and Open Air Theatre, illuminated fountain performances and live music in the beer garden on Thurs., Fri. and Sat. evenings,...

Cost: $30; $16, ages 4 & younger.

Where:
Longwood Gardens
1001 Longwood Rd.
Kennett Square, PA
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This pop-up park plays host to games, outdoor movie nights, fitness classes, a beer garden, fitness classes and a rotating lineup of food trucks. 

Cost: FREE

Where:
Eakins Oval
Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA
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The Diaspora Drum Exchange is an exciting rhythmic exploration of the folkloric musical genres of the Afro-Caribbean Spanish language nations. Through the use of various percussion styles, such as...

Cost: Free

Where:
Fairhill Square Park
400 W Lehigh Ave
Philadelphia, PA  19133
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Sponsor: City of Philadelphia Office of Arts, Culture and the Creative Economy
Telephone: 215-686-0343
Contact Name: Dan Gasiewski
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For a limited production run beginning on June 19 (Juneteenth)—the holiday that commemorates the emancipation of enslaved African Americans throughout the Confederate States of...

Cost: $14.50, adults; $11, kids.

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch St
Philadelphia , PA  19106
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Telephone: (215) 409-6700
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This year’s theme is "Great American Lighthouse," featuring replicas of iconic landmarks from east to west, and as far north as the Great Lakes.  Visitors will enjoy the beauty...

Cost: $20-$0

Where:
Morris Arboretum
100 E. Northwestern Avenue
Philadelphia, PA  19118
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Friends includes works by fifteen unique artists that explore the relationships between personal experiences, culture, and history.  A recurring question surfaced in both public and private...

Cost: FREE

Where:
12Gates Arts
106 N 2nd Street
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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The performance features the comedy and magic of; Danny Archer, Mike Bonacci, Mike Miller, Mystique as well as additional performers. The show includes a number of favorite family...

Cost: $15-$20

Where:
Smoke & Mirrors Magic Theater
2840 Pine Rd. Landmark Business Center
Landmark Business Center
Philadelphia, PA  19006
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Sponsor: Smoke & Mirrors Magic Theater
Telephone: 267-626-1366
Contact Name: Danny Archer
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The Gothard Sisters, contemporary Celtic group: http://www.gothardsisters.com The Pastorius Park Concerts are presented by the Chestnut Hill Community Association and the main sponsor is Chestnut...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Pastorius Park
Millman Street and West Hartwell Lane
Philadelphia, PA  19118
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Sponsor: Chestnut Hill Community Association
Telephone: 215-248-8810
Contact Name: Chestnut Hill Community Association

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On View Now through January 5, 2020 Buy tickets online or call 800.448.3883. Escape into the imaginative world of garden follies, Winterthur’s first-ever exhibition of whimsical and classic...

Cost: Members free. Included with admission.

Where:
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
5105 Kennett Pike (Rt 52)
Winterthur, DE  19807
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Sponsor: Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
Telephone: 800-448-3883
Contact Name: Information & & Tours
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Philadelphia’s dinosaur museum is open late with pay-as you-wish admission, a pop-up Dino Drafts beer garden with food, live animal presentations and hands-on activities.

Cost: $10

Where:
Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University
1900 Ben Franklin Pkwy
Philadelphia, PA  19103
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Contact Name: Carolyn Belardo
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‘Tis the season! Join us all week for holiday shopping discount, photos with Cookie Monster Santa, plus a special story time with Santa on July 25! Book your Dine with Elmo & Friends and enjoy a...

Cost: $59.99 per person

Where:
Sesame Place
100 Sesame Rd
Langhorne, PA  19047
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Sponsor: Sesame Place®
Contact Name: Sesame Place

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Bring a picnic and lawn chairs or blankets and enjoy a performance by Marc Silver and The Stonethrowers.

Cost: $15

Where:
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
5105 Kennett Pike
Wilmington, DE  19807
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Sponsor: Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
Telephone: 800-448-3883
Contact Name: Information and Tours
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Drop in and get creative! Join us every Wednesday, through August 21, for our free weekly Maker Space program. Each week we’ll offer a different challenge for visitors to make and take home. The...

Cost: free

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ  08608
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A fun and free yoga class for children ages 7-12, led by instructor Anne Marie Mulgrew. Yoga helps children be active, learn to concentrate, and manage emotions. Yogis under 7 can participate with...

Cost: Free

Where:
Whitman Library
200 Snyder Ave
Philadelphia, PA  19148
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Telephone: 215-685-1754
Contact Name: Rachel Solomon
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This summer, in conjunction with the National Constitution Center’s new Civil War and Reconstruction exhibit the Center’s Main Lobby will be transformed into a Union Army encampment....

Cost: $14.50, adults; $11, kids; FREE, ages 5 & younger.

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Telephone: 215-409-6600
Contact Name: National Constitution Center
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Enjoy food and an outdoor concert. Bring blankets and chairs.

Cost: FREE

Where:
The Learning Experience
401 S BURNT MILL RD
Voorhees, NJ  08043
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Telephone: 856-346-4140
Contact Name: Desiree Bisaga

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The exhibit features more than 300 artifacts, including some of Marvel’s most iconic and sought-after pages, costumes and props that will excite both avid collectors and casual...

Cost: $15-$35

Where:
The Franklin Institute
222 N. 20th St
Philadelphia, PA
View map »


Website »

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Twelve life-size LEGO brick animals tell the story of endangered wildlife and how human behavior impacts and endangers habitats around the world. The zoo created the exhibit to inspire actions...

Cost: $24, adults; $19, ages 2-11; FREE, ages 1 & younger

Where:
Philadelphia Zoo
3400 W Girard Ave
Philadelphia, PA  19104
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The area that housed this past winter’s Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest transforms into a warm-weather edition with a roller rink, a boathouse-styled lodge, a play area for...

Cost: FREE; $3, skating admission; $10, skate rental

Where:
Blue Cross RiverRink
101 S. Columbus Blvd.
Philadelphia, PA
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This family event features midway rides and games, live music and entertainment, livestock events, an agriculture showcase, motorsports, community exhibits, vendors, fair food and more....

Cost: $8

Where:
Alparon Park
436 Gate 1 Lane
Gate 1 Lane
Troy, PA  16947
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Sponsor: Troy Fair
Telephone: 570-297-3648
Contact Name: Fair Office
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Sanctuary presents multi-form artworks and new resources that explore the dynamics of power between the state, community, and the individual that challenge our understanding of the global...

Cost: Free

Where:
Art in City Hall
1400 John F. Kennedy Blvd
2nd + 5th Floors
Philadelphia, PA  19107
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Explore the existence of crocodiles in New Jersey throughout their evolution. Crocodylians have been on the Earth for over 200 million years, and the wide diversity of crocodile species found in...

Cost: FREE

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ  08625
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Telephone: 160-929-26308
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Peace brings together artists’ books, archival materials, and process documentation that tell the personal stories of people striving for peace during historical and contemporary conflicts....

Cost: Free

Where:
Parkway Central, Free Library of Philadelphia
1901 Vine Street
2nd Floor
Philadelphia, PA  19103
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Enjoy kid-friendly activities, pirate performers, music, crafts and vendors at the base of the lighthouse. There is a fee to climb the lighthouse.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Cape May Lighthouse
215 Lighthouse Ave.
Cape May Point State Park (Next to Cape May Point)
Lower Township, NJ  08204
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Sponsor: Mid-Atlantic Center for the Arts & Humanities (MAC)
Telephone: 609-884-5404
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"Many Inspired Steps" celebrates the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 Moon landing. The exhibition tells the story of the endeavor to put a man on the moon and highlights New...

Cost: free

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ  08608
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Enjoy the artistry, workmanship and talent of Bucks County's quilters at this exhibit, featuring more than 100 quilts hanging from 25-foot high beams.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Bucks County Visitor Center
3207 Street Road
Bensalem, PA  19020
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Sponsor: Visit Bucks County
Telephone: 215-639-0300
Contact Name: Gloria Shaffer
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Explore Hamilton: The Constitutional Clashes That Shaped a Nation, the National Constitution Center’s compelling new exhibit which highlights the competing ideas of Alexander Hamilton and his...

Cost: $14.50, adults; $11, kids; FREE, ages 5 & younger.

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Telephone: 215-409-6600
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Enjoy an informational and heartwarming walk with the Philly Goats who are hard at work eating invasive plants at West Laurel Hill's green burial site. In the event of rain, the walk will be...

Cost: Free

Where:
West Laurel Hill Cemetery
225 Belmont Ave
Bala Cynwyd, PA  19004
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Sponsor: Philly Goat Project
Telephone: (215)460-7725
Contact Name: Karen Krivit
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It's a mad, mad world. Once beloved, King Lear has begun his descent into insanity, dividing his kingdom between his daughters and setting off a series of tragic events. In King Lear's world, it is...

Cost: 0

Where:
Clark Park
4398 Chester Avenue
Philadelphia, PA  19104
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Sponsor: Shakespeare in Clark Park
Telephone: 215-564-7345
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It’s a breakfast fit for a matey! Children hear a pirate story over a yummy breakfast and then put on a pirate vest and eye patch to go on a pirate-y treasure hunt on the grounds of the...

Cost: $20/$18

Where:
Emlen Physick Estate
1048 Washington Street
Cape May, NJ  08204
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Sponsor: Mid-Atlantic Center for the Arts & Humanities (MAC)
Telephone: 609-884-5404
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This is an exhibition of contemporary art featuring new works developed and created by artists invited to utilize the resources and facilities at the museum for experiment-based exploration. The...

Cost: $10, adults; $7, students; FREE, ages 5 & younger.

Where:
WheatonArts
1501 Glasstown Road
GPS 1000 Village Drive
Millville, NJ  08332
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Sponsor: WheatonArts
Telephone: 856-825-6800
Contact Name: Taral Thompson
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This rustic play area encourages kids to use what’s available in the outdoors for fun; learning to love nature and loving to learn naturally.   The concept of Nature Play is to give...

Cost: $20, adults; $10, kids; FREE, ages 2 & younger

Where:
Morris Arboretum
100 E. Northwestern Ave.
Philadelphia, PA  19118
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Telephone: 215-247-5777
Website »

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Boasting 10 LEGO build & play zones, a 4D cinema and two rides all geared for families with children ages 3-10, guests can join their favorite LEGO characters during the event with themed...

Cost: $19.95

Where:
LEGOLAND Discovery Center Philadelphia
Located inside Plymouth Meeting Mall 500 West Germantown Pike
Plymouth Meeting, PA  19462
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Explore the grounds to find clues and get a prize.

Cost: $5

Where:
Emlen Physick Estate
1048 Washington Street
Cape May, NJ  08204
View map »


Sponsor: Mid-Atlantic Center for the Arts & Humanities (MAC)
Telephone: 609-884-5404
Website »

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Free lunch is provided to all kids ages 3-18. Adults can purchase an entrée for $2 or a full meal for $4. Income and residence are not considered.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Claymont Public Library
400 Lenape Way
Claymont, DE  19703
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Sponsor: Brandywine School District

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Bring a picnic lunch, relax and enjoy noontime concerts on the patio behind the Arts Center.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Bellevue State Park
800 Carr Rd
Wilmington, DE  19809
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Telephone: 302-761-6963
Contact Name: Tom Welch

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Explore a variety of STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts and math) activities all summer long to challenge creativity including marble runs, soaring satellites and more. This is a...

Cost: $15, adults; $6, ages 6-14; FREE, ages 5 & younger.

Where:
Hagley Museum and Library
200 Hagley Creek Road
Wilmington, DE  19807
View map »


Telephone: 302-658-2400
Contact Name: Kelsey Sedlacek

More information

Once beloved, King Lear has begun his descent into insanity, dividing his kingdom between his three daughters and setting off a series of tragic events.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Clark Park
4300-4398 Baltimore Ave.
Philadelphia, PA
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Website »

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Performed by the Collingswood Summer Youth Theatre. The classic tale in which a Kansas farm girl travels over the rainbow to discover the magical power of home has entertained audiences for...

Cost: $8

Where:
Collingswood Middle School Auditorium
414 Collings Avenue
Collingswood, NJ  08108
View map »


Sponsor: Collingswood Schools
Website »

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Performed by the Collingswood Community Theatre. Dr. Seuss characters transport the audience from the Jungle of Nool to the Circus McGurkus to the invisible world of the Whos. Horton the...

Cost: $20, adults; $10, kids

Where:
Grand Ballroom at the Scottish Rite
315 White Horse Pike
Collingswood, NJ  08107
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Sponsor: Borough of Collingswood
Contact Name: Terry
Website »

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Gather the family and bring your blankets and chairs to catch movies throughout the county all summer long. Unless otherwise noted, the rain date for all movies will be the next day. All shows...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Multiple Gloucester County locations
, NJ


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This good old-fashioned fair features carnival rides, livestock exhibits, concerts, a circus, fireworks, cooking demos and games.

Cost: 9, adults; $4, ages 6-12; FREE, ages 5 & younger

Where:
Delaware State Fairgrounds
18500 S. DuPont Highway
Harrington, DE
View map »


Website »

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Meet a lonely prince who is searching for a bride. He gets some helpful advise from the Queen, the King and a tiny magical pea. In the process he learns that looks can truly be deceiving....

Cost: $14

Where:
Gratz College Theater
Melrose Ave. & Ol York Rd.
Melrose Park, PA
View map »


Website »

More information

Expect daily fountain performances in the Main Fountain Garden and Open Air Theatre, illuminated fountain performances and live music in the beer garden on Thurs., Fri. and Sat. evenings,...

Cost: $30; $16, ages 4 & younger.

Where:
Longwood Gardens
1001 Longwood Rd.
Kennett Square, PA
View map »


Website »

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This pop-up park plays host to games, outdoor movie nights, fitness classes, a beer garden, fitness classes and a rotating lineup of food trucks. 

Cost: FREE

Where:
Eakins Oval
Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA
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Become a Museum Explorer at the Brandywine River Museum of Art! Join us for an interactive gallery tour with art activities for children ages two to eight and their grown-ups. Inspired by the...

Cost: Free for members; non-members: $5 per child with one adult admitted free per chi

Where:
Brandywine River Museum of Art
1 Hoffman's Mill Road
Chadds Ford, PA  19317
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Sponsor: Brandywine River Museum of Art
Telephone: 610.388.2700
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For a limited production run beginning on June 19 (Juneteenth)—the holiday that commemorates the emancipation of enslaved African Americans throughout the Confederate States of...

Cost: $14.50, adults; $11, kids.

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch St
Philadelphia , PA  19106
View map »


Telephone: (215) 409-6700
Website »

More information

This summer, in conjunction with the National Constitution Center’s new Civil War and Reconstruction exhibit the Center’s Main Lobby will be transformed into a Union Army encampment....

Cost: $14.50, adults; $11, kids; FREE, ages 5 & younger.

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA  19106
View map »


Telephone: 215-409-6600
Contact Name: National Constitution Center
Website »

More information

Friends includes works by fifteen unique artists that explore the relationships between personal experiences, culture, and history.  A recurring question surfaced in both public and private...

Cost: FREE

Where:
12Gates Arts
106 N 2nd Street
Philadelphia, PA  19106
View map »

More information

Explore Hamilton: The Constitutional Clashes That Shaped a Nation, the National Constitution Center’s compelling new exhibit which highlights the competing ideas of Alexander Hamilton and his...

Cost: $14.50, adults; $11, kids; FREE, ages 5 & younger.

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA  19106
View map »


Telephone: 215-409-6600
Website »

More information

Peace brings together artists’ books, archival materials, and process documentation that tell the personal stories of people striving for peace during historical and contemporary conflicts....

Cost: Free

Where:
Parkway Central, Free Library of Philadelphia
1901 Vine Street
2nd Floor
Philadelphia, PA  19103
View map »

More information

This year’s theme is "Great American Lighthouse," featuring replicas of iconic landmarks from east to west, and as far north as the Great Lakes.  Visitors will enjoy the beauty...

Cost: $20-$0

Where:
Morris Arboretum
100 E. Northwestern Avenue
Philadelphia, PA  19118
View map »

More information

The performance features the comedy and magic of; Danny Archer, Mike Bonacci, Mike Miller, Mystique as well as additional performers. The show includes a number of favorite family...

Cost: $15-$20

Where:
Smoke & Mirrors Magic Theater
2840 Pine Rd. Landmark Business Center
Landmark Business Center
Philadelphia, PA  19006
View map »


Sponsor: Smoke & Mirrors Magic Theater
Telephone: 267-626-1366
Contact Name: Danny Archer
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Join the Bucks County Audubon Society for its monthly book club meeting. All ages are welcome for this evening of reading and sharing nature books.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Doylestown Bookshop
16 s Main st
Doylestown, PA  18901
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Sponsor: Doylestown Bookshop
Telephone: 215-297-5880
Contact Name: Marissa Jacobs
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Sanctuary presents multi-form artworks and new resources that explore the dynamics of power between the state, community, and the individual that challenge our understanding of the global...

Cost: Free

Where:
Art in City Hall
1400 John F. Kennedy Blvd
2nd + 5th Floors
Philadelphia, PA  19107
View map »


Website »

More information

This family event features midway rides and games, live music and entertainment, livestock events, an agriculture showcase, motorsports, community exhibits, vendors, fair food and more....

Cost: $8

Where:
Alparon Park
436 Gate 1 Lane
Gate 1 Lane
Troy, PA  16947
View map »


Sponsor: Troy Fair
Telephone: 570-297-3648
Contact Name: Fair Office
Website »

More information

Explore the existence of crocodiles in New Jersey throughout their evolution. Crocodylians have been on the Earth for over 200 million years, and the wide diversity of crocodile species found in...

Cost: FREE

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ  08625
View map »


Telephone: 160-929-26308
Website »

More information

"Many Inspired Steps" celebrates the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 Moon landing. The exhibition tells the story of the endeavor to put a man on the moon and highlights New...

Cost: free

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ  08608
View map »


Website »

More information

Enjoy the artistry, workmanship and talent of Bucks County's quilters at this exhibit, featuring more than 100 quilts hanging from 25-foot high beams.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Bucks County Visitor Center
3207 Street Road
Bensalem, PA  19020
View map »


Sponsor: Visit Bucks County
Telephone: 215-639-0300
Contact Name: Gloria Shaffer
Website »

More information

This is an exhibition of contemporary art featuring new works developed and created by artists invited to utilize the resources and facilities at the museum for experiment-based exploration. The...

Cost: $10, adults; $7, students; FREE, ages 5 & younger.

Where:
WheatonArts
1501 Glasstown Road
GPS 1000 Village Drive
Millville, NJ  08332
View map »


Sponsor: WheatonArts
Telephone: 856-825-6800
Contact Name: Taral Thompson
Website »

More information

This rustic play area encourages kids to use what’s available in the outdoors for fun; learning to love nature and loving to learn naturally.   The concept of Nature Play is to give...

Cost: $20, adults; $10, kids; FREE, ages 2 & younger

Where:
Morris Arboretum
100 E. Northwestern Ave.
Philadelphia, PA  19118
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Telephone: 215-247-5777
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What was life like more than a hundred years ago? Kids can find out on guided tours of the 1879 museum, with interactive experiences and content especially geared to 5- to 10-year olds.

Cost: $8-$10

Where:
Emlen Physick Estate
1048 Washington Street
Cape May, NJ  08204
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Sponsor: Mid-Atlantic Center for the Arts & Humanities (MAC)
Telephone: 609-884-5404
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Boasting 10 LEGO build & play zones, a 4D cinema and two rides all geared for families with children ages 3-10, guests can join their favorite LEGO characters during the event with themed...

Cost: $19.95

Where:
LEGOLAND Discovery Center Philadelphia
Located inside Plymouth Meeting Mall 500 West Germantown Pike
Plymouth Meeting, PA  19462
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Explore the grounds to find clues and get a prize.

Cost: $5

Where:
Emlen Physick Estate
1048 Washington Street
Cape May, NJ  08204
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Sponsor: Mid-Atlantic Center for the Arts & Humanities (MAC)
Telephone: 609-884-5404
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Enjoy animal stories read by the zoo's storytelling team. It may include a craft, activity, or live animal presentation. May be canceled due to inclement weather. 

Cost: $7, adults; $5, kids; FREE, ages 2 & younger

Where:
Brandywine Zoo
1001 N. Park Dr.
Wilmington, DE  19802
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Telephone: 302-571-7747
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Listen to a nature-themed children’s story, then explore the bucolic gardens. Rain or shine. Meet in the Main House.

Cost: $10, adults; FREE, ages 4 & younger

Where:
Mt. Cuba Center
3120 Barley Mill Rd
Hockessin, DE  19707
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Contact Name: Mt. Cuba Center
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Please bring bug spray; none will be provided during this walking tour. Weather permitting. 

Cost: $16

Where:
Cold Spring Brewery
733 Seashore Rd.
Cape May, NJ  08204
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Free lunch is provided to all kids ages 3-18. Adults can purchase an entrée for $2 or a full meal for $4. Income and residence are not considered.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Claymont Public Library
400 Lenape Way
Claymont, DE  19703
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Sponsor: Brandywine School District

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Explore a variety of STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts and math) activities all summer long to challenge creativity including marble runs, soaring satellites and more. This is a...

Cost: $15, adults; $6, ages 6-14; FREE, ages 5 & younger.

Where:
Hagley Museum and Library
200 Hagley Creek Road
Wilmington, DE  19807
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Telephone: 302-658-2400
Contact Name: Kelsey Sedlacek

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Once beloved, King Lear has begun his descent into insanity, dividing his kingdom between his three daughters and setting off a series of tragic events.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Clark Park
4300-4398 Baltimore Ave.
Philadelphia, PA
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Performed by the Collingswood Summer Youth Theatre. The classic tale in which a Kansas farm girl travels over the rainbow to discover the magical power of home has entertained audiences for...

Cost: $8

Where:
Collingswood Middle School Auditorium
414 Collings Avenue
Collingswood, NJ  08108
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Sponsor: Collingswood Schools
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Performed by the Collingswood Community Theatre. Dr. Seuss characters transport the audience from the Jungle of Nool to the Circus McGurkus to the invisible world of the Whos. Horton the...

Cost: $20, adults; $10, kids

Where:
Grand Ballroom at the Scottish Rite
315 White Horse Pike
Collingswood, NJ  08107
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Sponsor: Borough of Collingswood
Contact Name: Terry
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‘Tis the season! Join us all week for holiday shopping discount, photos with Cookie Monster Santa, plus a special story time with Santa on July 25! Book your Dine with Elmo & Friends and enjoy a...

Cost: $59.99 per person

Where:
Sesame Place
100 Sesame Rd
Langhorne, PA  19047
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Sponsor: Sesame Place®
Contact Name: Sesame Place

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The exhibit features more than 300 artifacts, including some of Marvel’s most iconic and sought-after pages, costumes and props that will excite both avid collectors and casual...

Cost: $15-$35

Where:
The Franklin Institute
222 N. 20th St
Philadelphia, PA
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Twelve life-size LEGO brick animals tell the story of endangered wildlife and how human behavior impacts and endangers habitats around the world. The zoo created the exhibit to inspire actions...

Cost: $24, adults; $19, ages 2-11; FREE, ages 1 & younger

Where:
Philadelphia Zoo
3400 W Girard Ave
Philadelphia, PA  19104
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The area that housed this past winter’s Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest transforms into a warm-weather edition with a roller rink, a boathouse-styled lodge, a play area for...

Cost: FREE; $3, skating admission; $10, skate rental

Where:
Blue Cross RiverRink
101 S. Columbus Blvd.
Philadelphia, PA
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This good old-fashioned fair features carnival rides, livestock exhibits, concerts, a circus, fireworks, cooking demos and games.

Cost: 9, adults; $4, ages 6-12; FREE, ages 5 & younger

Where:
Delaware State Fairgrounds
18500 S. DuPont Highway
Harrington, DE
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Meet a lonely prince who is searching for a bride. He gets some helpful advise from the Queen, the King and a tiny magical pea. In the process he learns that looks can truly be deceiving....

Cost: $14

Where:
Gratz College Theater
Melrose Ave. & Ol York Rd.
Melrose Park, PA
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On View Now through January 5, 2020 Buy tickets online or call 800.448.3883. Escape into the imaginative world of garden follies, Winterthur’s first-ever exhibition of whimsical and classic...

Cost: Members free. Included with admission.

Where:
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
5105 Kennett Pike (Rt 52)
Winterthur, DE  19807
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Sponsor: Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
Telephone: 800-448-3883
Contact Name: Information & & Tours
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Expect daily fountain performances in the Main Fountain Garden and Open Air Theatre, illuminated fountain performances and live music in the beer garden on Thurs., Fri. and Sat. evenings,...

Cost: $30; $16, ages 4 & younger.

Where:
Longwood Gardens
1001 Longwood Rd.
Kennett Square, PA
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This pop-up park plays host to games, outdoor movie nights, fitness classes, a beer garden, fitness classes and a rotating lineup of food trucks. 

Cost: FREE

Where:
Eakins Oval
Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA
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It's a mad, mad world. Once beloved, King Lear has begun his descent into insanity, dividing his kingdom between his daughters and setting off a series of tragic events. In King Lear's world, it is...

Cost: 0

Where:
Clark Park
4398 Chester Avenue
Philadelphia, PA  19104
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Sponsor: Shakespeare in Clark Park
Telephone: 215-564-7345
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MOTH NIGHT Friday, July 26 Special Time: 8:00 P.M. – 12:00 A.M. FREE PROGRAM Moth Night at the Plainsboro Preserve. The evening light brings out creatures we don't see in mid-day. Each hour...

Cost: Free to attend

Where:
Plainsboro Preserve
80 Scotts Corner Road
Cranbury, NJ  08512
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Sponsor: Plainsboro Preserve
Telephone: 609-427-3052
Contact Name: Plainsboro Preserve
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For a limited production run beginning on June 19 (Juneteenth)—the holiday that commemorates the emancipation of enslaved African Americans throughout the Confederate States of...

Cost: $14.50, adults; $11, kids.

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch St
Philadelphia , PA  19106
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Telephone: (215) 409-6700
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Come see the forest like you’ve never it seen before. Using specialized UV flashlights, we hike after sunset to search for flora and fauna that glow with UV-induced fluorescence. We will start...

Cost: $10 - $15

Where:
Schuylkill Center for Environmental Education
8480 Hagy's Mill Road
Philadelphia, PA  19128
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Pack a picnic, gather some friends or a date, and enjoy an evening under the stars. As the sun sets over Laurel Hill's historic tombs, the grainy joys of the film experience will be brought to life...

Cost: USD 12.00

Where:
Laurel Hill Cemetery
3822 Ridge Avenue
Philadelphia, PA  19132
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Sponsor: Friends of Laurel Hill & West Laurel Hill Cemeteries
Telephone: (215) 228-8200
Contact Name: Laurel Hill Cemetery
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This summer, in conjunction with the National Constitution Center’s new Civil War and Reconstruction exhibit the Center’s Main Lobby will be transformed into a Union Army encampment....

Cost: $14.50, adults; $11, kids; FREE, ages 5 & younger.

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Telephone: 215-409-6600
Contact Name: National Constitution Center
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This year’s theme is "Great American Lighthouse," featuring replicas of iconic landmarks from east to west, and as far north as the Great Lakes.  Visitors will enjoy the beauty...

Cost: $20-$0

Where:
Morris Arboretum
100 E. Northwestern Avenue
Philadelphia, PA  19118
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Kids learn about animals and nature via stories, an outdoor walk, a critter meet-and-greet and a craft.

Cost: $7

Where:
Plainsboro Preserve
80 Scotts Corner Road
Cranbury, NJ  08512
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Sponsor: Plainsboro Preserve
Telephone: 609-427-3052
Contact Name: Plainsboro Preserve
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It's a mad, mad world. Once beloved, King Lear has begun his descent into insanity, dividing his kingdom between his daughters and setting off a series of tragic events. In King Lear's world, it is...

Cost: 0

Where:
Clark Park
4398 Chester Avenue
Philadelphia, PA  19104
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Sponsor: Shakespeare in Clark Park
Telephone: 215-564-7345
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Friends includes works by fifteen unique artists that explore the relationships between personal experiences, culture, and history.  A recurring question surfaced in both public and private...

Cost: FREE

Where:
12Gates Arts
106 N 2nd Street
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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The performance features the comedy and magic of; Danny Archer, Mike Bonacci, Mike Miller, Mystique as well as additional performers. The show includes a number of favorite family...

Cost: $15-$20

Where:
Smoke & Mirrors Magic Theater
2840 Pine Rd. Landmark Business Center
Landmark Business Center
Philadelphia, PA  19006
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Sponsor: Smoke & Mirrors Magic Theater
Telephone: 267-626-1366
Contact Name: Danny Archer
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See spectacular vehicles on display, or show off one of your own. This is an opportunity for car enthusiasts to see, show and talk cars.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Historic Smithville & Village Greene
615 E. Moss Mill Rd
Smithville, NJ  08205
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Sponsor: Historic Smithville
Telephone: 609-748-8999
Contact Name: Tracy Walsh
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Somers Point celebrates summertime with its 27th Annual AtlantiCare Concerts on the beach starting Friday, June 21. All concerts take place on William Morrow Beach on Bay Avenue starting at 7 p.m....

Cost: Free

Where:
William Morrow Beach
Bay Avenue
Somers Point, NJ  08244
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The exhibit features more than 300 artifacts, including some of Marvel’s most iconic and sought-after pages, costumes and props that will excite both avid collectors and casual...

Cost: $15-$35

Where:
The Franklin Institute
222 N. 20th St
Philadelphia, PA
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Twelve life-size LEGO brick animals tell the story of endangered wildlife and how human behavior impacts and endangers habitats around the world. The zoo created the exhibit to inspire actions...

Cost: $24, adults; $19, ages 2-11; FREE, ages 1 & younger

Where:
Philadelphia Zoo
3400 W Girard Ave
Philadelphia, PA  19104
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The area that housed this past winter’s Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest transforms into a warm-weather edition with a roller rink, a boathouse-styled lodge, a play area for...

Cost: FREE; $3, skating admission; $10, skate rental

Where:
Blue Cross RiverRink
101 S. Columbus Blvd.
Philadelphia, PA
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This family event features midway rides and games, live music and entertainment, livestock events, an agriculture showcase, motorsports, community exhibits, vendors, fair food and more....

Cost: $8

Where:
Alparon Park
436 Gate 1 Lane
Gate 1 Lane
Troy, PA  16947
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Sponsor: Troy Fair
Telephone: 570-297-3648
Contact Name: Fair Office
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Explore the existence of crocodiles in New Jersey throughout their evolution. Crocodylians have been on the Earth for over 200 million years, and the wide diversity of crocodile species found in...

Cost: FREE

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ  08625
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Telephone: 160-929-26308
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"Many Inspired Steps" celebrates the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 Moon landing. The exhibition tells the story of the endeavor to put a man on the moon and highlights New...

Cost: free

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ  08608
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Enjoy the artistry, workmanship and talent of Bucks County's quilters at this exhibit, featuring more than 100 quilts hanging from 25-foot high beams.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Bucks County Visitor Center
3207 Street Road
Bensalem, PA  19020
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Sponsor: Visit Bucks County
Telephone: 215-639-0300
Contact Name: Gloria Shaffer
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Explore Hamilton: The Constitutional Clashes That Shaped a Nation, the National Constitution Center’s compelling new exhibit which highlights the competing ideas of Alexander Hamilton and his...

Cost: $14.50, adults; $11, kids; FREE, ages 5 & younger.

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Telephone: 215-409-6600
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This is an exhibition of contemporary art featuring new works developed and created by artists invited to utilize the resources and facilities at the museum for experiment-based exploration. The...

Cost: $10, adults; $7, students; FREE, ages 5 & younger.

Where:
WheatonArts
1501 Glasstown Road
GPS 1000 Village Drive
Millville, NJ  08332
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Sponsor: WheatonArts
Telephone: 856-825-6800
Contact Name: Taral Thompson
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This rustic play area encourages kids to use what’s available in the outdoors for fun; learning to love nature and loving to learn naturally.   The concept of Nature Play is to give...

Cost: $20, adults; $10, kids; FREE, ages 2 & younger

Where:
Morris Arboretum
100 E. Northwestern Ave.
Philadelphia, PA  19118
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Telephone: 215-247-5777
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What was life like more than a hundred years ago? Kids can find out on guided tours of the 1879 museum, with interactive experiences and content especially geared to 5- to 10-year olds.

Cost: $8-$10

Where:
Emlen Physick Estate
1048 Washington Street
Cape May, NJ  08204
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Sponsor: Mid-Atlantic Center for the Arts & Humanities (MAC)
Telephone: 609-884-5404
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Boasting 10 LEGO build & play zones, a 4D cinema and two rides all geared for families with children ages 3-10, guests can join their favorite LEGO characters during the event with themed...

Cost: $19.95

Where:
LEGOLAND Discovery Center Philadelphia
Located inside Plymouth Meeting Mall 500 West Germantown Pike
Plymouth Meeting, PA  19462
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Explore the grounds to find clues and get a prize.

Cost: $5

Where:
Emlen Physick Estate
1048 Washington Street
Cape May, NJ  08204
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Sponsor: Mid-Atlantic Center for the Arts & Humanities (MAC)
Telephone: 609-884-5404
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Free lunch is provided to all kids ages 3-18. Adults can purchase an entrée for $2 or a full meal for $4. Income and residence are not considered.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Claymont Public Library
400 Lenape Way
Claymont, DE  19703
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Sponsor: Brandywine School District

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Explore a variety of STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts and math) activities all summer long to challenge creativity including marble runs, soaring satellites and more. This is a...

Cost: $15, adults; $6, ages 6-14; FREE, ages 5 & younger.

Where:
Hagley Museum and Library
200 Hagley Creek Road
Wilmington, DE  19807
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Telephone: 302-658-2400
Contact Name: Kelsey Sedlacek

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Enjoy live entertainment by local musicians. Wine and beer are available for purchase by the flight (6 select wines and 4 select beer samples), glass or bottle of wine. The Deli & Kitchen is...

Cost: $4; FREE, ages 2 & younger

Where:
The Market at DelVal
2100 Lower State Rd
Doylestown, PA  18901
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Sponsor: The Market at DelVal
Telephone: 215-230-7170
Contact Name: Rob Arcidiacono
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Once beloved, King Lear has begun his descent into insanity, dividing his kingdom between his three daughters and setting off a series of tragic events.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Clark Park
4300-4398 Baltimore Ave.
Philadelphia, PA
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July 19: “Jumpin’ Johnny” Sansone and Dana Fuchs Sansone is a multi-Big East and Billboard Music Award-winning singer/songwriter; and Dana Fuchs is a Golden...

Cost: FREE

Where:
William Morrow Beach
Bay Avenue
Somers Point, NJ  08244
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Gather the family and bring your blankets and chairs to catch movies throughout the county all summer long. Unless otherwise noted, the rain date for all movies will be the next day. All shows...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Multiple Gloucester County locations
, NJ


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This is the largest summertime hot-air balloon and music festival in North America and a premier family entertainment attraction in New Jersey. It holds the dual distinction of being a...

Cost: $35

Where:
Solberg Airport
39 Thor-Solberg Rd.
Readington, NJ
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Celebrate the closing of “Sanctuary”, an exhibition exploring the dynamics of power between the state, community, and the individual that challenge misconceptions of the global resettlement...

Cost: Free

Where:
Philadelphia City Hall (4th & 5th Floors)
1400 John F Kennedy Blvd
Philadlephia, PA  19107
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Sponsor: Friends, Peace, and Sanctuary
Contact Name: Friends, Peace, and Sanctuary
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This good old-fashioned fair features carnival rides, livestock exhibits, concerts, a circus, fireworks, cooking demos and games.

Cost: 9, adults; $4, ages 6-12; FREE, ages 5 & younger

Where:
Delaware State Fairgrounds
18500 S. DuPont Highway
Harrington, DE
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Website »

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Meet a lonely prince who is searching for a bride. He gets some helpful advise from the Queen, the King and a tiny magical pea. In the process he learns that looks can truly be deceiving....

Cost: $14

Where:
Gratz College Theater
Melrose Ave. & Ol York Rd.
Melrose Park, PA
View map »


Website »

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Expect daily fountain performances in the Main Fountain Garden and Open Air Theatre, illuminated fountain performances and live music in the beer garden on Thurs., Fri. and Sat. evenings,...

Cost: $30; $16, ages 4 & younger.

Where:
Longwood Gardens
1001 Longwood Rd.
Kennett Square, PA
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Based on Mark Twain’s classic tale, this musical features mischief-making, the fickleness of first love, the cold shivers that linger after an adventure gone wrong and the joy at discovering...

Cost: $20, adults; $16, kids

Where:
Kelsey Theatre
1200 Old Trenton Rd
West Windsor, NJ
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This pop-up park plays host to games, outdoor movie nights, fitness classes, a beer garden, fitness classes and a rotating lineup of food trucks. 

Cost: FREE

Where:
Eakins Oval
Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA
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Peace brings together artists’ books, archival materials, and process documentation that tell the personal stories of people striving for peace during historical and contemporary conflicts....

Cost: Free

Where:
Parkway Central, Free Library of Philadelphia
1901 Vine Street
2nd Floor
Philadelphia, PA  19103
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Sanctuary presents multi-form artworks and new resources that explore the dynamics of power between the state, community, and the individual that challenge our understanding of the global...

Cost: Free

Where:
Art in City Hall
1400 John F. Kennedy Blvd
2nd + 5th Floors
Philadelphia, PA  19107
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‘Tis the season! Join us all week for holiday shopping discount, photos with Cookie Monster Santa, plus a special story time with Santa on July 25! Book your Dine with Elmo & Friends and enjoy a...

Cost: $59.99 per person

Where:
Sesame Place
100 Sesame Rd
Langhorne, PA  19047
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Sponsor: Sesame Place®
Contact Name: Sesame Place

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On View Now through January 5, 2020 Buy tickets online or call 800.448.3883. Escape into the imaginative world of garden follies, Winterthur’s first-ever exhibition of whimsical and classic...

Cost: Members free. Included with admission.

Where:
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
5105 Kennett Pike (Rt 52)
Winterthur, DE  19807
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Sponsor: Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
Telephone: 800-448-3883
Contact Name: Information & & Tours
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Hear from the Lighthouse Keeper about the lighthouse, its history and lore, in this half-hour talk especially for children. 

Cost: Free

Where:
Cape May Point State Park Education Center
215 Lighthouse Avenue
Cape May Point State Park (Next to Cape May Point)
Lower Township, NJ  08204
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Sponsor: Mid-Atlantic Center for the Arts & Humanities (MAC)
Telephone: 609-884-5404
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For a limited production run beginning on June 19 (Juneteenth)—the holiday that commemorates the emancipation of enslaved African Americans throughout the Confederate States of...

Cost: $14.50, adults; $11, kids.

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch St
Philadelphia , PA  19106
View map »


Telephone: (215) 409-6700
Website »

More information

This summer, in conjunction with the National Constitution Center’s new Civil War and Reconstruction exhibit the Center’s Main Lobby will be transformed into a Union Army encampment....

Cost: $14.50, adults; $11, kids; FREE, ages 5 & younger.

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA  19106
View map »


Telephone: 215-409-6600
Contact Name: National Constitution Center
Website »

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This year’s theme is "Great American Lighthouse," featuring replicas of iconic landmarks from east to west, and as far north as the Great Lakes.  Visitors will enjoy the beauty...

Cost: $20-$0

Where:
Morris Arboretum
100 E. Northwestern Avenue
Philadelphia, PA  19118
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Get to know the insects, birds and animals that call the gardens and yards home and discover the joy of sharing your garden with your natural neighbors through family-friendly activities. Enjoy...

Cost: $10

Where:
Mt. Cuba Center
3120 Barley Mill Rd
Hockessin, DE  19707
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Participants in this all-levels class will have 45 minutes of guided time on the mat while Nigerian Dwarf goats cuddle, play, and meet you in down-dog. There will be 15 minutes at the end of class...

Cost: Cost varies

Where:
Cliveden
98 East Cliveden St
Philadelphia, PA  19119
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Sponsor: Philly Goat Project
Telephone: (215) 680-9124
Contact Name: Lily Sage
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Friends includes works by fifteen unique artists that explore the relationships between personal experiences, culture, and history.  A recurring question surfaced in both public and private...

Cost: FREE

Where:
12Gates Arts
106 N 2nd Street
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Water wheels and turbines harness the power of water. Build a water wheel that lifts a weight off the ground during this drop-in program.

Cost: $15, adults; $6, kids

Where:
Hagley Museum and Library
200 Hagley Creek Road
Wilmington, DE  19807
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Telephone: 302-658-2400
Contact Name: Kelsey Sedlacek

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Listen to readings from lighthouse, seashore and maritime literature in this program geared especially for younger children. Free!  

Cost: Free

Where:
Cape May Point State Park Education Center
215 Lighthouse Avenue
Cape May Point State Park (Next to Cape May Point)
Lower Township, NJ  08204
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Sponsor: Mid-Atlantic Center for the Arts & Humanities (MAC)
Telephone: 609-884-5404
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The performance features the comedy and magic of; Danny Archer, Mike Bonacci, Mike Miller, Mystique as well as additional performers. The show includes a number of favorite family...

Cost: $15-$20

Where:
Smoke & Mirrors Magic Theater
2840 Pine Rd. Landmark Business Center
Landmark Business Center
Philadelphia, PA  19006
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Sponsor: Smoke & Mirrors Magic Theater
Telephone: 267-626-1366
Contact Name: Danny Archer
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Twelve life-size LEGO brick animals tell the story of endangered wildlife and how human behavior impacts and endangers habitats around the world. The zoo created the exhibit to inspire actions...

Cost: $24, adults; $19, ages 2-11; FREE, ages 1 & younger

Where:
Philadelphia Zoo
3400 W Girard Ave
Philadelphia, PA  19104
View map »


Website »

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Afternoon Family Magic Shows!! All ages welcome!     June/July shows feature the comedy and magic of;Danny Archer, Mike Bonacci, Mike Miller, Mystique plus more wonderful...

Cost: $20/$15

Where:
Smoke & Mirrors Magic Theater
2840 Pine Rd. Landmark Business Center
Unit E
Huntingdon Valley, PA  19006
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Sponsor: Smoke & Mirrors Magic Theater
Telephone: 267-626-1366
Contact Name: Danny Archer
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The exhibit features more than 300 artifacts, including some of Marvel’s most iconic and sought-after pages, costumes and props that will excite both avid collectors and casual...

Cost: $15-$35

Where:
The Franklin Institute
222 N. 20th St
Philadelphia, PA
View map »


Website »

More information

The area that housed this past winter’s Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest transforms into a warm-weather edition with a roller rink, a boathouse-styled lodge, a play area for...

Cost: FREE; $3, skating admission; $10, skate rental

Where:
Blue Cross RiverRink
101 S. Columbus Blvd.
Philadelphia, PA
View map »


Website »

More information

Explore the existence of crocodiles in New Jersey throughout their evolution. Crocodylians have been on the Earth for over 200 million years, and the wide diversity of crocodile species found in...

Cost: FREE

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ  08625
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Telephone: 160-929-26308
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"Many Inspired Steps" celebrates the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 Moon landing. The exhibition tells the story of the endeavor to put a man on the moon and highlights New...

Cost: free

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ  08608
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Enjoy the artistry, workmanship and talent of Bucks County's quilters at this exhibit, featuring more than 100 quilts hanging from 25-foot high beams.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Bucks County Visitor Center
3207 Street Road
Bensalem, PA  19020
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Sponsor: Visit Bucks County
Telephone: 215-639-0300
Contact Name: Gloria Shaffer
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On View Now through January 5, 2020 Buy tickets online or call 800.448.3883. Escape into the imaginative world of garden follies, Winterthur’s first-ever exhibition of whimsical and classic...

Cost: Members free. Included with admission.

Where:
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
5105 Kennett Pike (Rt 52)
Winterthur, DE  19807
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Sponsor: Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
Telephone: 800-448-3883
Contact Name: Information & & Tours
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It's a mad, mad world. Once beloved, King Lear has begun his descent into insanity, dividing his kingdom between his daughters and setting off a series of tragic events. In King Lear's world, it is...

Cost: 0

Where:
Clark Park
4398 Chester Avenue
Philadelphia, PA  19104
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Sponsor: Shakespeare in Clark Park
Telephone: 215-564-7345
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This family event features midway rides and games, live music and entertainment, livestock events, an agriculture showcase, motorsports, community exhibits, vendors, fair food and more....

Cost: $8

Where:
Alparon Park
436 Gate 1 Lane
Gate 1 Lane
Troy, PA  16947
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Sponsor: Troy Fair
Telephone: 570-297-3648
Contact Name: Fair Office
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Explore Hamilton: The Constitutional Clashes That Shaped a Nation, the National Constitution Center’s compelling new exhibit which highlights the competing ideas of Alexander Hamilton and his...

Cost: $14.50, adults; $11, kids; FREE, ages 5 & younger.

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Telephone: 215-409-6600
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This rustic play area encourages kids to use what’s available in the outdoors for fun; learning to love nature and loving to learn naturally.   The concept of Nature Play is to give...

Cost: $20, adults; $10, kids; FREE, ages 2 & younger

Where:
Morris Arboretum
100 E. Northwestern Ave.
Philadelphia, PA  19118
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Telephone: 215-247-5777
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Join Watson Adventures on a unique scavenger hunt for Harry Potter fans 10 & up! Follow in the footsteps of young wizards on a field trip to the Philadelphia Museum of Art in search of art that...

Cost: $16.50-$36.50 (includes museum admission for 13+)

Where:
Philadelphia Museum of Art
2600 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA  19130
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Sponsor: Watson Adventures
Telephone: 877-946-4868
Contact Name: For Additional Information
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Boasting 10 LEGO build & play zones, a 4D cinema and two rides all geared for families with children ages 3-10, guests can join their favorite LEGO characters during the event with themed...

Cost: $19.95

Where:
LEGOLAND Discovery Center Philadelphia
Located inside Plymouth Meeting Mall 500 West Germantown Pike
Plymouth Meeting, PA  19462
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Join us at WheatonArts on July 27 & 28 for the Summer Antique & Food Market, an indoor/outdoor experience featuring more than 50 antique dealers from the Tri-State area along with local food...

Cost: 5

Where:
WheatonArts
1501 Glasstown Road
Millville, NJ  08332
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Sponsor: WheatonArts
Telephone: 856-825-6800
Contact Name: Taral Thompson
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Explore the grounds to find clues and get a prize.

Cost: $5

Where:
Emlen Physick Estate
1048 Washington Street
Cape May, NJ  08204
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Sponsor: Mid-Atlantic Center for the Arts & Humanities (MAC)
Telephone: 609-884-5404
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See some of Philly’s most talented improvisers, along with teachers from the PHIT Kids and Teens program perform an improvised show.

Cost: $10, adults; $5, kids.

Where:
PHIT Comedy
2030 Sansom St.
1st Floor
Philadelphia, PA  19103
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Sponsor: PHIT Comedy
Contact Name: Joe Tuzzi
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Explore a variety of STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts and math) activities all summer long to challenge creativity including marble runs, soaring satellites and more. This is a...

Cost: $15, adults; $6, ages 6-14; FREE, ages 5 & younger.

Where:
Hagley Museum and Library
200 Hagley Creek Road
Wilmington, DE  19807
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Telephone: 302-658-2400
Contact Name: Kelsey Sedlacek

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Expect daily fountain performances in the Main Fountain Garden and Open Air Theatre, illuminated fountain performances and live music in the beer garden on Thurs., Fri. and Sat. evenings,...

Cost: $30; $16, ages 4 & younger.

Where:
Longwood Gardens
1001 Longwood Rd.
Kennett Square, PA
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Based on Mark Twain’s classic tale, this musical features mischief-making, the fickleness of first love, the cold shivers that linger after an adventure gone wrong and the joy at discovering...

Cost: $20, adults; $16, kids

Where:
Kelsey Theatre
1200 Old Trenton Rd
West Windsor, NJ
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This pop-up park plays host to games, outdoor movie nights, fitness classes, a beer garden, fitness classes and a rotating lineup of food trucks. 

Cost: FREE

Where:
Eakins Oval
Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA
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Peace brings together artists’ books, archival materials, and process documentation that tell the personal stories of people striving for peace during historical and contemporary conflicts....

Cost: Free

Where:
Parkway Central, Free Library of Philadelphia
1901 Vine Street
2nd Floor
Philadelphia, PA  19103
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Ultimate Beach Frisbee Tournament The Wildwoods will host the largest beach Frisbee tournament in the world, featuring more than 400 teams from all over the globe! This annual event is held on the...

Cost: Free

Where:
, NJ

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This good old-fashioned fair features carnival rides, livestock exhibits, concerts, a circus, fireworks, cooking demos and games.

Cost: 9, adults; $4, ages 6-12; FREE, ages 5 & younger

Where:
Delaware State Fairgrounds
18500 S. DuPont Highway
Harrington, DE
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Meet a lonely prince who is searching for a bride. He gets some helpful advise from the Queen, the King and a tiny magical pea. In the process he learns that looks can truly be deceiving....

Cost: $14

Where:
Gratz College Theater
Melrose Ave. & Ol York Rd.
Melrose Park, PA
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‘Tis the season! Join us all week for holiday shopping discount, photos with Cookie Monster Santa, plus a special story time with Santa on July 25! Book your Dine with Elmo & Friends and enjoy a...

Cost: $59.99 per person

Where:
Sesame Place
100 Sesame Rd
Langhorne, PA  19047
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Sponsor: Sesame Place®
Contact Name: Sesame Place

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This is the largest summertime hot-air balloon and music festival in North America and a premier family entertainment attraction in New Jersey. It holds the dual distinction of being a...

Cost: $35

Where:
Solberg Airport
39 Thor-Solberg Rd.
Readington, NJ
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