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October 2019

Dive into the pages of some of your favorite childhood books at the Very Eric Carle exhibit, which encourages children to become immersed in the world of the children's book author and...

Where:
Please Touch Museum
4231 Ave. of the Republic
Philadelphia, PA  19131
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Telephone: 215-581-3181

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The Original Garden State Corvette Club will host 100-plus Corvettes throughout the grounds. You can pre-register through the Club or show up the morning of...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Historic Smithville & Village Greene
615 E. Moss Mill Rd.
Smithville, NJ  08205
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Telephone: 609-748-8999
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Interactive art installation celebrates the vibrant colors and flavors of favorite sugary delights across over a dozen environments, from flying unicorn pigs to a marshmallow tsunami. More than one...

Cost: $20-$28

Where:
Fashion District Philadelphia
9th and Market
Philadelphia, PA
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The only Jesuit high school in the Delaware Valley, the urban, college preparatory school develops hearts, minds and souls of young men in pursuit of becoming "men for and with others."

Cost: FREE

Where:
St. Joseph's Preparatory School, Philadelphia
1733 W. Girard Ave.
Philadelphia, PA
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Collectibles show featuring 75+ tables of vintage and modern toys, comic books, video games, records, and pop culture memorabilia. 1000's of vintage and collectible action figures, diecast cars...

Cost: FREE

Where:
South Wall Fire Company
2605 Atlantic. Ave
Manasquan, NJ  08736
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Sponsor: Jersey Shore Toy Show
Telephone: 908-309-2191
Contact Name: Eric Duchak
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Celebrate silly, not-too-spooky fun at The Count’s Halloween Spooktacular at Sesame Place®.   Select dates from September 21 through November 3, the park is transformed into a family-friendly...

Cost: visit the website for further detail

Where:
Sesame Place
Sesame Place 100 Sesame Rd
Langhorne, PA  19047
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Sponsor: Sesame Place®
Telephone: 215-702-3566
Contact Name: Sesame Place
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The honor of your presence is hereby requested. Sing and dance along with your favorite storybook princesses in a musical adventure filled with fantasy and fun. Shows 12pm and 2pm

Cost: $15.95

Where:
Garden State Discovery Museum
2040 Springdale Rd.
Cherry Hill, PA
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The Phelps School is a private, nonsectarian boarding and day school for boys in grades six through 12, with an optional postgraduate year. The School inhabits a beautiful 70-acre wooded campus in...

Cost: FREE

Where:
The Phelps School, Malvern
583 Sugartown Rd
Malvern, PA  19355
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Founded in 1788, Westfield Friends School develops students to their fullest academic and social potential through active learning framed by Quaker values. Westfield provides a nurturing...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Westfield Friends School, Cinnaminson
2201 Riverton Rd.
Cinnaminson, PA
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This open house is for the Middle and Upper School (6th-12th grade). Quaker school with rigorous academics: International Baccalaureate program; STEM/Design labs for all grades; Chinese program...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Wilmington Friends School, Middle/Upper School Campus
101 School Rd.
Wilmington, DE
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Quaker school founded in 1785 pursues educational excellence for a diverse student body within an academically rigorous and balanced program on 48 acres with refurbished class buildings and halls....

Cost: FREE

Where:
Moorestown Friends School
110 East Main St.
Moorestown, NJ  08057
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The Philadelphia School educates children for a future that is impossible to know but not impossible to shape. Our progressive approach to learning and teaching has deep thinking, innovation, and...

Cost: FREE

Where:
The Philadelphia School
2501 Lombard St.
Philadelphia, PA
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Guided by the Quaker values of simplicity, peace, integrity, community, equality and stewardship, Haddonfield Friends School inspires joyful young minds to reach their fullest potential, embrace...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Haddonfield Friends School
47 N Haddon Ave.
Haddonfield, NJ  08033
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The 1930s gasoline-powered self-propelled motorcar gives riders a closer look and a different perspective of the line.   Please note, the motor car is not handicap accessible;...

Cost: $39-$42

Where:
Colebrookdale Railroad
64 S Washington St
Boyertown, PA  19512
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Telephone: 610-367-0200
Website »

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Water/Ways, an exhibition from the Smithsonian’s Museum on Main Street, explores the relationship between people and water. It explores the centrality of water in our lives including its effect...

Cost: free except during select events

Where:
WheatonArts
1501 Glasstown Road
Millville, NJ  08332
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Students and families can experience the school’s academic program in addition to learning about opportunities in the arts, athletics, clubs and activities. Arrive early and enjoy...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Springside Chestnut Hill Academy
500 Willow Grove Ave
Philadelphia, PA  19118
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Telephone: (215) 247-4700
Contact Name: Springside Chestnut Hill Academy
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The1920s deluxe coach, dining car, first class parlor car, and open car all provide views of fall foliage aboard this hayride-style train. The deluxe coach has beverage service and light...

Cost: $36-$75

Where:
Colebrookdale Railroad
64 S Washington St
Boyertown, PA  19512
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Telephone: 610-367-0200
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Friends of Princeton Open Space (FOPOS), a nonprofit devoted to preservation and stewardship of land in Princeton, presents an Oktoberfest Celebration in honoring their 50th Year on Sunday, October...

Cost: $25

Where:
Mountain Lakes House
57 Mountain Ave
Princeton, NJ  08540
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Sponsor: Friends of Princeton Open Space
Telephone: 609-921-2772
Contact Name: Friends of Princeton Open Space
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This new, family-friendly fest features a lineup of nine nationally known storytellers in the spoken-word equivalent of a major music or arts festival. The event starts strong on Friday night...

Cost: Cost varies

Where:
Center for the Creative Arts
410 Upper Snuff Mill Row
Yorklyn, DE  19736
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Sponsor: Yorklyn Storytelling Festival, Inc.
Telephone: 610-238-6200
Contact Name: Michael Wright
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Once the site of a real prison, this infamous haunt features six horrifying attractions in one admission price, including the Infirmary, Blood Yard, Breakout and Lockdown. If you’ve got...

Cost: $24-$44

Where:
Eastern State Penitentiary
2027 Fairmount Ave
Philadelphia, PA  19130
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Website »

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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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Finding Shelter Animal Rescue will honor three-time Olympic gold medalist Heather Mitts at the 10th Annual Sproutfest, a community pet event. Sproutfest is a free family event featuring pets for...

Cost: free

Where:
Upper Merion Township Building Park
175 West Valley Forge Road
King of Prussia, PA  19406
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Sponsor: Brindisi Animal Foundation and Metropolitan Veterinary Associates
Telephone: 610-604-9604
Contact Name: Andrea DiFabio
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Larger-than-life figures and scarecrows illustrate the legends and lore of the harvest season, featuring local history and some of the many stories of pumpkins and apples. See piles of pumpkins in...

Cost: Pay as you go

Where:
Linvilla Orchards
137 W Knowlton Rd
Media, PA  19063
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Website »

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Connect the science of the senses with the mind and the literary experience. Visitors learn about their identity, perceptions, and brain development by following five anthropomorphic characters...

Where:
Rare Book Department
Free Library of Philadelphia
1901 Vine St.
Philadelphia, PA  19103
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Telephone: 215-686-5416
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The exhibit features images by photographer Albert Horner which capture the quiet beauty and intimate landscapes of New Jersey’s Pinelands National Reserve. A number of artifacts and...

Cost: FREE

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 W. State St.
Trenton, NJ  08608
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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
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Telephone: 215-409-6600
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Escape into the imaginative world of garden follies, the venue’s first-ever exhibition of whimsical and classic garden structures. Thirteen structures await discovery and...

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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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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Enjoy U-pick apples and pumpkins, pony rides, pedal tractors, wagon rides, the corn maze, adventure barn, a barnyard of farm animals, face painting, food and live music. No admission required...

Cost: $10

Where:
Terhune Orchards
330 Cold Soil Rd.
Princeton, NJ  08540
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Sponsor: Terhune Orchards
Telephone: 609-924-2310
Contact Name: Farm Store
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Put on your costume and set out on a trick-or-treat safari, run wild through a hay-bale maze, take a walk through the not-so-scary Extinction Graveyard and enjoy fall offerings available for...

Cost: $24, adults; $19, kids

Where:
Philadelphia Zoo
3400 W Girard Ave
Philadelphia, PA  19104
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Sponsor: Philadelphia Zoo
Telephone: 215-243-5375
Contact Name: Marketing Intern
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Come to the park with your family to make a fall scarecrow.  Join a contest to see who can make the scariest, the most original, and the best overall scarecrow. Bring the clothes you want to use,...

Cost: $5.00 per scarecrow

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
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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
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Follow the untold story of Irish soldier and artist Richard St. George, whose personal trauma and untimely death provide a window into the entangled histories of the American Revolution of 1776 and...

Cost: $21

Where:
Museum of the American Revolution
101 S. Third Street
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Telephone: 215-253-6731
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Shop the sale and support Lilypad! There will be over 10,000 items for sale, everything you need from maternity through to kids age 12, with prices ranging from $1 on up. Sunday many items are...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Neumann Goretti High School
1736 S 10th St
Philadelphia, PA  19146
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Sponsor: Lilypad Philly
Contact Name: Sandra O'Connor
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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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The 35-acre village features a rotating cast of costumed characters that take visitors back to medieval times. Experience music, dancing and a variety of attractions including 50-plus stage shows,...

Where:
Mount Hope Estate and Winery
2775 Lebanon Rd.
Manheim, PA
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This exhibition features paj ntaub artworks and jewelry created by Hmong master artist and teacher, Pang Xiong Sirirathasuk Sikoun. Many of...

Cost: $12, adults; $7, students; FREE, ages 5 & younger

Where:
WheatonArts
1501 Glasstown Road
Millville, NJ  08332
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Learn about the zoo’s animals with keeper talks at 11:30am and 1:30pm.

Cost: $7, adults; $5, kids

Where:
Brandywine Zoo
1001 North Park Drive
Wilmington, DE  19802
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Telephone: 302-571-7747
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The event provides attendees with a glimpse at the creative process in an approachable and easy-to-navigate, self-guided tour. Taking place over two weekends, each day of the tours will feature a...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Multiple Philly neighbourhoods
Philadelphia, PA


Sponsor: The Center For Emerging Visual Artist
Telephone: 215-546-7775
Contact Name: Julia Fox
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Come dressed in your creative costume and enter the costume contest. Stick around for the Halloween parade for a guest appearance from Bubby the Bison. Don’t forget your trick-or-treat bag,...

Cost: $17.95, adults; $13.95, kids.

Where:
Elmwood Park Zoo
1661 Harding Blvd
Norristown, PA
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Experience a close encounter with a scaly, furry or prickly zoo animal. You’ll also get a chance to ask questions and learn more about the critter. Featured animals change daily.

Cost: $5, adults; $3, kids.

Where:
Brandywine Zoo
1001 North Park Drive
Wilmington, DE  19802
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Telephone: 302-571-7747
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PatawiliPAPA Mini-Residency performance by Annielille GavinoPerformance: Sunday, October 20, 7:30p.m.(Free Open Dress Rehearsal: Friday, October 18, 7:30p.m.)   Based on a ritual of food, dance,...

Cost: $5-20, no one turned away for lack of funds

Where:
Asian Arts Initiative
1219 Vine Street
Philadelphia, PA  19107
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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: $12 Adults, $11 Seniors, $7 Students, and Children 5 & under are free.

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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Visit Tuckerton Seaport, if you dare, for a frightastic adventure known in local lore as Haunted Seaport. Haunted Seaport will take place on Thursday through Sunday, October 17 – 20 from...

Cost: $10

Where:
Tuckerton Seaport and Baymen's Museum
120 W Main St
Tuckerton, NJ
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This family event features more than 30 themed rides & attractions, special entertainment, and the trick-or-treat trail, a safe, interactive experience 

Cost: $29.99

Where:
Dutch Wonderland
2249 Lincoln Hwy E
Lancaster, PA
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The 180-year-old fountain — the country’s oldest of its kind — underwent a renovation that not only modernized its infrastructure, but added colored lights and music. Find a place...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Franklin Square
200 N 6th St.
Philadelphia, PA
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As the sky darkens, an array of expertly carved pumpkins will be illuminated along a 1/3-mile trail in West Fairmount Park (two blocks from the Mann Center). Imagery includes dinosaurs,...

Cost: Cost varies

Where:
West Fairmount Park
Philadelphia, PA


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This chrysanthemum showcase features two large-scale bamboo and natural-element displays by Akane Teshigahara, headmaster of the renowned Sogetsu School of Ikebana headquartered in Japan.

Cost: Cost varies

Where:
Longwood Gardens
1001 Longwood Rd.
Kennett Square, PA
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When the train leaves the safety of the station, you are tossed into the hands of the unknown. The train’s onboard creatures are sure to frighten the bravest passengers and test the nerve of...

Cost: $39.99-$49.99

Where:
New Hope & Ivyland Railroad
32 W. Bridge St,
New Hope, PA
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Enjoy a brisk fall afternoon along the picturesque Chester Creek Valley during a 90-minute journey back in time to the village of Glen Mills and return.

Cost: $15, adults; $1, kids

Where:
West Chester Railroad
230 E Market St
West Chester, PA
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Combines theatrical fog, strobe lights, music, and reduced lighting that may not be suitable for all guests. 

Cost: $8-$10

Where:
Franklin Square
200 N 6th St
Philadelphia, PA
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Celebrate silly, not-too-spooky fun at The Count’s Halloween Spooktacular at Sesame Place®.   Select dates from September 21 through November 3, the park is transformed into a family-friendly...

Cost: visit the website for further detail

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


Sponsor: Sesame Place®
Telephone: 215-702-3566
Contact Name: Sesame Place
Website »

More information

Dive into the pages of some of your favorite childhood books at the Very Eric Carle exhibit, which encourages children to become immersed in the world of the children's book author and...

Where:
Please Touch Museum
4231 Ave. of the Republic
Philadelphia, PA  19131
View map »


Telephone: 215-581-3181

More information

Water/Ways, an exhibition from the Smithsonian’s Museum on Main Street, explores the relationship between people and water. It explores the centrality of water in our lives including its effect...

Cost: free except during select events

Where:
WheatonArts
1501 Glasstown Road
Millville, NJ  08332
View map »

More information

Interactive art installation celebrates the vibrant colors and flavors of favorite sugary delights across over a dozen environments, from flying unicorn pigs to a marshmallow tsunami. More than one...

Cost: $20-$28

Where:
Fashion District Philadelphia
9th and Market
Philadelphia, PA
View map »


Website »

More information

The 1930s gasoline-powered self-propelled motorcar gives riders a closer look and a different perspective of the line.   Please note, the motor car is not handicap accessible;...

Cost: $39-$42

Where:
Colebrookdale Railroad
64 S Washington St
Boyertown, PA  19512
View map »


Telephone: 610-367-0200
Website »

More information

The1920s deluxe coach, dining car, first class parlor car, and open car all provide views of fall foliage aboard this hayride-style train. The deluxe coach has beverage service and light...

Cost: $36-$75

Where:
Colebrookdale Railroad
64 S Washington St
Boyertown, PA  19512
View map »


Telephone: 610-367-0200
Website »

More information

Code Differently is hosting a one-hour pop up coding class designed for grades 6–8. Students will learn the magic behind coding by programming an online music editor.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Microsoft Store
Christiana Mall
Microsoft Store
Newark, DE  19702
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Sponsor: Code Differently
Telephone: 302-317-3020
Contact Name: Stephanie Eldridge
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Larger-than-life figures and scarecrows illustrate the legends and lore of the harvest season, featuring local history and some of the many stories of pumpkins and apples. See piles of pumpkins in...

Cost: Pay as you go

Where:
Linvilla Orchards
137 W Knowlton Rd
Media, PA  19063
View map »


Website »

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We are a four-year, independent, college preparatory boarding and day school, founded in 1844. There are 18 states, 35 countries and five continents represented on our campus.  

Cost: FREE

Where:
Wyoming Seminary, Kingston
201 N. Sprague Avenue
Kingston, PA  18704
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Bella the French Bulldog will be at Whitman Neighborhood Library for one-on-one reading sessions. She is a PAWS-trained therapy dog who provides a judgement free environment and allows children to...

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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Once the site of a real prison, this infamous haunt features six horrifying attractions in one admission price, including the Infirmary, Blood Yard, Breakout and Lockdown. If you’ve got...

Cost: $24-$44

Where:
Eastern State Penitentiary
2027 Fairmount Ave
Philadelphia, PA  19130
View map »


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

Connect the science of the senses with the mind and the literary experience. Visitors learn about their identity, perceptions, and brain development by following five anthropomorphic characters...

Where:
Rare Book Department
Free Library of Philadelphia
1901 Vine St.
Philadelphia, PA  19103
View map »


Telephone: 215-686-5416
Website »

More information

The exhibit features images by photographer Albert Horner which capture the quiet beauty and intimate landscapes of New Jersey’s Pinelands National Reserve. A number of artifacts and...

Cost: FREE

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 W. State St.
Trenton, NJ  08608
View map »


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

The Corn Maze Fun Park includes: 6-acre themed corn maze, super straw slides, corn crib, bee line swings, pumpkin jumping pad and more. Saturday extras: farm tours, tractor train, food vendors and...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Fifer Orchards Farm and Country Store
1919 Allabands Mill Road
Camden-Wyoming, DE  19934
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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

Follow the untold story of Irish soldier and artist Richard St. George, whose personal trauma and untimely death provide a window into the entangled histories of the American Revolution of 1776 and...

Cost: $21

Where:
Museum of the American Revolution
101 S. Third Street
Philadelphia, PA  19106
View map »


Telephone: 215-253-6731
Website »

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

Travel through the woods on a hayride to visit the house of a friendly witch. Kids who visit the witch can listen to her stories & jokes and enjoy a treat. There will be a campfire...

Cost: $10

Where:
Linvilla Orchards
137 W Knowlton Rd
Media , PA  19063
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Sponsor: Linvilla Orchards
Telephone: (610) 876 -7116
Contact Name: Linvilla Orchards
Website »

More information

The 180-year-old fountain — the country’s oldest of its kind — underwent a renovation that not only modernized its infrastructure, but added colored lights and music. Find a place...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Franklin Square
200 N 6th St.
Philadelphia, PA
View map »


Website »

More information

This chrysanthemum showcase features two large-scale bamboo and natural-element displays by Akane Teshigahara, headmaster of the renowned Sogetsu School of Ikebana headquartered in Japan.

Cost: Cost varies

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


Website »

More information

When the train leaves the safety of the station, you are tossed into the hands of the unknown. The train’s onboard creatures are sure to frighten the bravest passengers and test the nerve of...

Cost: $39.99-$49.99

Where:
New Hope & Ivyland Railroad
32 W. Bridge St,
New Hope, PA
View map »


Website »

More information

Show More...
Show Less...

Celebrate silly, not-too-spooky fun at The Count’s Halloween Spooktacular at Sesame Place®.   Select dates from September 21 through November 3, the park is transformed into a family-friendly...

Cost: visit the website for further detail

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


Sponsor: Sesame Place®
Telephone: 215-702-3566
Contact Name: Sesame Place
Website »

More information

Water/Ways, an exhibition from the Smithsonian’s Museum on Main Street, explores the relationship between people and water. It explores the centrality of water in our lives including its effect...

Cost: free except during select events

Where:
WheatonArts
1501 Glasstown Road
Millville, NJ  08332
View map »

More information

Boarding & day programs in grades K-12 for children with special needs. Curriculum rich in music, art & drama; variety of therapies offered. Transition program through age 21 Financial aid....

Cost: FREE

Where:
The Camphill School, Glenmoore
1784 Fairview Rd.
Glenmoore, PA  19343
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Michael Blanche, MSS, LCSW is well known for his insights about the real-world challenges facing adolescents and young adults. He will help us to navigate the over-exposure to media and technology,...

Cost: 0

Where:
Keith Valley Middle School
227 Meetinghouse Road
Horsham, PA  19044
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Sponsor: Be a Part of the Conversation
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St. Peter's School is a co-educational, non-sectarian, independent school for students in Preschool (age 3) through Grade 8. Located in Historic Philadelphia, SPS has a tradition of innovation,...

Cost: FREE

Where:
St. Peter's School, Philadelphia
319 Lombard Street
Philadelphia, PA
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Dive into the pages of some of your favorite childhood books at the Very Eric Carle exhibit, which encourages children to become immersed in the world of the children's book author and...

Where:
Please Touch Museum
4231 Ave. of the Republic
Philadelphia, PA  19131
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Telephone: 215-581-3181

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Interactive art installation celebrates the vibrant colors and flavors of favorite sugary delights across over a dozen environments, from flying unicorn pigs to a marshmallow tsunami. More than one...

Cost: $20-$28

Where:
Fashion District Philadelphia
9th and Market
Philadelphia, PA
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The 1930s gasoline-powered self-propelled motorcar gives riders a closer look and a different perspective of the line.   Please note, the motor car is not handicap accessible;...

Cost: $39-$42

Where:
Colebrookdale Railroad
64 S Washington St
Boyertown, PA  19512
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Telephone: 610-367-0200
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The1920s deluxe coach, dining car, first class parlor car, and open car all provide views of fall foliage aboard this hayride-style train. The deluxe coach has beverage service and light...

Cost: $36-$75

Where:
Colebrookdale Railroad
64 S Washington St
Boyertown, PA  19512
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Telephone: 610-367-0200
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This open house is for Grades 6-12 at the school's Poplar location. The City School is a PK-12 Christian school in the heart of Philadelphia. It ranges the spectrum of race and ethnicity,...

Cost: FREE

Where:
The City School, Philadelphia
910 N 6th St
Philadelphia, PA  19123
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Join the Raven Society, the Free Library’s young member group, and Emcee Icon Ebony Fierce for this event. Attend as a spectator, individual participant or sign up with a team of 3-4 people...

Cost: $10

Where:
MilkBoy Philadelphia
1100 Chestnut St.
Philadelphia, PA  19107
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Sponsor: Free Library of Philadelphia Foundation
Telephone: 215-814-3535
Contact Name: Laura Kuras

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Climb aboard and help to rid the forest of zombies. Join Laser Quest, who will provide the Blaster Packs, to locate the zombie camp that is along the tracks. Your mission: Blast the...

Cost: $40, participant; $20, spectator

Where:
Colebrookdale Railroad
64 S Washington St
Boyertown, PA  19512
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Sponsor: Colebrookdale Railroad - The Secret Valley Line
Telephone: 610-367-0200
Contact Name: Sarah Buttaro
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Once the site of a real prison, this infamous haunt features six horrifying attractions in one admission price, including the Infirmary, Blood Yard, Breakout and Lockdown. If you’ve got...

Cost: $24-$44

Where:
Eastern State Penitentiary
2027 Fairmount Ave
Philadelphia, PA  19130
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Larger-than-life figures and scarecrows illustrate the legends and lore of the harvest season, featuring local history and some of the many stories of pumpkins and apples. See piles of pumpkins in...

Cost: Pay as you go

Where:
Linvilla Orchards
137 W Knowlton Rd
Media, PA  19063
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A boarding school with rigorous academics for students who come from single-parent or no-parent households, have financial need and possess good grades and behavior. All students receive full...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Girard College, Philadelphia
2101 S. College Ave.
Philadelphia, PA  19121
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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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Connect the science of the senses with the mind and the literary experience. Visitors learn about their identity, perceptions, and brain development by following five anthropomorphic characters...

Where:
Rare Book Department
Free Library of Philadelphia
1901 Vine St.
Philadelphia, PA  19103
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Telephone: 215-686-5416
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The exhibit features images by photographer Albert Horner which capture the quiet beauty and intimate landscapes of New Jersey’s Pinelands National Reserve. A number of artifacts and...

Cost: FREE

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 W. State St.
Trenton, NJ  08608
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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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Escape into the imaginative world of garden follies, the venue’s first-ever exhibition of whimsical and classic garden structures. Thirteen structures await discovery and...

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 Corn Maze Fun Park includes: 6-acre themed corn maze, super straw slides, corn crib, bee line swings, pumpkin jumping pad and more. Saturday extras: farm tours, tractor train, food vendors and...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Fifer Orchards Farm and Country Store
1919 Allabands Mill Road
Camden-Wyoming, DE  19934
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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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Follow the untold story of Irish soldier and artist Richard St. George, whose personal trauma and untimely death provide a window into the entangled histories of the American Revolution of 1776 and...

Cost: $21

Where:
Museum of the American Revolution
101 S. Third Street
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Telephone: 215-253-6731
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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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This exhibition features paj ntaub artworks and jewelry created by Hmong master artist and teacher, Pang Xiong Sirirathasuk Sikoun. Many of...

Cost: $12, adults; $7, students; FREE, ages 5 & younger

Where:
WheatonArts
1501 Glasstown Road
Millville, NJ  08332
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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: $12 Adults, $11 Seniors, $7 Students, and Children 5 & under are free.

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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Travel through the woods on a hayride to visit the house of a friendly witch. Kids who visit the witch can listen to her stories & jokes and enjoy a treat. There will be a campfire...

Cost: $10

Where:
Linvilla Orchards
137 W Knowlton Rd
Media , PA  19063
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Sponsor: Linvilla Orchards
Telephone: (610) 876 -7116
Contact Name: Linvilla Orchards
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The 180-year-old fountain — the country’s oldest of its kind — underwent a renovation that not only modernized its infrastructure, but added colored lights and music. Find a place...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Franklin Square
200 N 6th St.
Philadelphia, PA
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This chrysanthemum showcase features two large-scale bamboo and natural-element displays by Akane Teshigahara, headmaster of the renowned Sogetsu School of Ikebana headquartered in Japan.

Cost: Cost varies

Where:
Longwood Gardens
1001 Longwood Rd.
Kennett Square, PA
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When the train leaves the safety of the station, you are tossed into the hands of the unknown. The train’s onboard creatures are sure to frighten the bravest passengers and test the nerve of...

Cost: $39.99-$49.99

Where:
New Hope & Ivyland Railroad
32 W. Bridge St,
New Hope, PA
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Celebrate silly, not-too-spooky fun at The Count’s Halloween Spooktacular at Sesame Place®.   Select dates from September 21 through November 3, the park is transformed into a family-friendly...

Cost: visit the website for further detail

Where:
Sesame Place
Sesame Place 100 Sesame Rd
Langhorne, PA  19047
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Sponsor: Sesame Place®
Telephone: 215-702-3566
Contact Name: Sesame Place
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Interactive art installation celebrates the vibrant colors and flavors of favorite sugary delights across over a dozen environments, from flying unicorn pigs to a marshmallow tsunami. More than one...

Cost: $20-$28

Where:
Fashion District Philadelphia
9th and Market
Philadelphia, PA
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Water/Ways, an exhibition from the Smithsonian’s Museum on Main Street, explores the relationship between people and water. It explores the centrality of water in our lives including its effect...

Cost: free except during select events

Where:
WheatonArts
1501 Glasstown Road
Millville, NJ  08332
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This event is for the Middle/Upper School. The Haverford School is a nonsectarian college preparatory day school for boys pre-kindergarten through grade 12. We are committed to developing the...

Cost: FREE

Where:
The Haverford School
450 Lancaster Ave.
Haverford, PA  19041
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The Colebrookdale Railroad has partnered with Gilbertsville Cigar Factory, Root Down Brewery and Devour Catering to give you a great experience along the scenic Secret Valley. Meet the...

Cost: $65 Per Person

Where:
Colebrookdale Railroad
64 S Washington St
Boyertown, PA  19512
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Telephone: 610-367-0200
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Dive into the pages of some of your favorite childhood books at the Very Eric Carle exhibit, which encourages children to become immersed in the world of the children's book author and...

Where:
Please Touch Museum
4231 Ave. of the Republic
Philadelphia, PA  19131
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Telephone: 215-581-3181

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The1920s deluxe coach, dining car, first class parlor car, and open car all provide views of fall foliage aboard this hayride-style train. The deluxe coach has beverage service and light...

Cost: $36-$75

Where:
Colebrookdale Railroad
64 S Washington St
Boyertown, PA  19512
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Telephone: 610-367-0200
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  This Grammy Award-winning bluegrass sextet has affirmed its place as one of the most versatile bands in American music, blending elements of pop, country, and folk rock into something that both...

Cost: Tickets: $40, $36 for Seniors, Students

Where:
Schaeffer Auditorium
15200 Kutztown Road
Kutztown, PA  19530
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Sponsor: KU Presents
Telephone: 610-683-4092
Contact Name: KU Presents
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The 1930s gasoline-powered self-propelled motorcar gives riders a closer look and a different perspective of the line.   Please note, the motor car is not handicap accessible;...

Cost: $39-$42

Where:
Colebrookdale Railroad
64 S Washington St
Boyertown, PA  19512
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Telephone: 610-367-0200
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Up to 500 witches will enjoy seasonal craft beers bubbling up in cauldrons at more than a dozen bars and restaurants. Tickets include $4.00 craft beers, a witch hat and a Witch CRAFT stamp card....

Cost: $6.66

Where:
Garage Passyunk
1231 East Passyunk Ave.
Philadelphia, PA
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A bilingual curriculum in French & English makes for a diverse school community. Service learning begins in PreK.  

Cost: FREE

Where:
French International School of Philadelphia, Bala Cynwyd,
150 N Highland Ave.
Bala Cynwyd, PA
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Once the site of a real prison, this infamous haunt features six horrifying attractions in one admission price, including the Infirmary, Blood Yard, Breakout and Lockdown. If you’ve got...

Cost: $24-$44

Where:
Eastern State Penitentiary
2027 Fairmount Ave
Philadelphia, PA  19130
View map »


Website »

More information

Larger-than-life figures and scarecrows illustrate the legends and lore of the harvest season, featuring local history and some of the many stories of pumpkins and apples. See piles of pumpkins in...

Cost: Pay as you go

Where:
Linvilla Orchards
137 W Knowlton Rd
Media, PA  19063
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Price includes a slice of pizza and a drink, a glow necklace, a spooky goodie bag and a themed airbrush tattoo.

Cost: $10.95

Where:
Pump It Up of Marlton
8 E. Stow Road
Suite 160
MArlton, NJ  08053
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Telephone: 856-797-9663
Contact Name: Pump It Up
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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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Website »

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Connect the science of the senses with the mind and the literary experience. Visitors learn about their identity, perceptions, and brain development by following five anthropomorphic characters...

Where:
Rare Book Department
Free Library of Philadelphia
1901 Vine St.
Philadelphia, PA  19103
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Telephone: 215-686-5416
Website »

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The exhibit features images by photographer Albert Horner which capture the quiet beauty and intimate landscapes of New Jersey’s Pinelands National Reserve. A number of artifacts and...

Cost: FREE

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 W. State St.
Trenton, NJ  08608
View map »


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
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Telephone: 215-409-6600
Website »

More information

Escape into the imaginative world of garden follies, the venue’s first-ever exhibition of whimsical and classic garden structures. Thirteen structures await discovery and...

Where:
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
5105 Kennett Pike (Rt 52)
Winterthur, DE  19807
View map »


Sponsor: Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
Telephone: 800-448-3883
Contact Name: Information & & Tours
Website »

More information

The Corn Maze Fun Park includes: 6-acre themed corn maze, super straw slides, corn crib, bee line swings, pumpkin jumping pad and more. Saturday extras: farm tours, tractor train, food vendors and...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Fifer Orchards Farm and Country Store
1919 Allabands Mill Road
Camden-Wyoming, DE  19934
View map »

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

Follow the untold story of Irish soldier and artist Richard St. George, whose personal trauma and untimely death provide a window into the entangled histories of the American Revolution of 1776 and...

Cost: $21

Where:
Museum of the American Revolution
101 S. Third Street
Philadelphia, PA  19106
View map »


Telephone: 215-253-6731
Website »

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

This exhibition features paj ntaub artworks and jewelry created by Hmong master artist and teacher, Pang Xiong Sirirathasuk Sikoun. Many of...

Cost: $12, adults; $7, students; FREE, ages 5 & younger

Where:
WheatonArts
1501 Glasstown Road
Millville, NJ  08332
View map »

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: $12 Adults, $11 Seniors, $7 Students, and Children 5 & under are free.

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 »

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Travel through the woods on a hayride to visit the house of a friendly witch. Kids who visit the witch can listen to her stories & jokes and enjoy a treat. There will be a campfire...

Cost: $10

Where:
Linvilla Orchards
137 W Knowlton Rd
Media , PA  19063
View map »


Sponsor: Linvilla Orchards
Telephone: (610) 876 -7116
Contact Name: Linvilla Orchards
Website »

More information

The 180-year-old fountain — the country’s oldest of its kind — underwent a renovation that not only modernized its infrastructure, but added colored lights and music. Find a place...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Franklin Square
200 N 6th St.
Philadelphia, PA
View map »


Website »

More information

This chrysanthemum showcase features two large-scale bamboo and natural-element displays by Akane Teshigahara, headmaster of the renowned Sogetsu School of Ikebana headquartered in Japan.

Cost: Cost varies

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


Website »

More information

When the train leaves the safety of the station, you are tossed into the hands of the unknown. The train’s onboard creatures are sure to frighten the bravest passengers and test the nerve of...

Cost: $39.99-$49.99

Where:
New Hope & Ivyland Railroad
32 W. Bridge St,
New Hope, PA
View map »


Website »

More information

Show More...
Show Less...

Dive into the pages of some of your favorite childhood books at the Very Eric Carle exhibit, which encourages children to become immersed in the world of the children's book author and...

Where:
Please Touch Museum
4231 Ave. of the Republic
Philadelphia, PA  19131
View map »


Telephone: 215-581-3181

More information

Interactive art installation celebrates the vibrant colors and flavors of favorite sugary delights across over a dozen environments, from flying unicorn pigs to a marshmallow tsunami. More than one...

Cost: $20-$28

Where:
Fashion District Philadelphia
9th and Market
Philadelphia, PA
View map »


Website »

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Bring a teddy bear to this program, which uses stories, games, songs and original activities to learn about bears in our forests and bears in our beds. A simple craft is included. An adult (no...

Cost: $10

Where:
Perkiomen Watershed Conservancy
1 Skippack Pike
Schwenksville, PA  19473
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Telephone: 610-287-9383

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The 1930s gasoline-powered self-propelled motorcar gives riders a closer look and a different perspective of the line.   Please note, the motor car is not handicap accessible;...

Cost: $39-$42

Where:
Colebrookdale Railroad
64 S Washington St
Boyertown, PA  19512
View map »


Telephone: 610-367-0200
Website »

More information

The1920s deluxe coach, dining car, first class parlor car, and open car all provide views of fall foliage aboard this hayride-style train. The deluxe coach has beverage service and light...

Cost: $36-$75

Where:
Colebrookdale Railroad
64 S Washington St
Boyertown, PA  19512
View map »


Telephone: 610-367-0200
Website »

More information

Hear a seasonal story and make some spooky crafts. Do spiders, bats, and owls scare you? Take a close look at some of the animals that are active at night.  Learn about their special adaptations...

Cost: $5.00 per child

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
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Serving students in grades 7 through 12, The Crefeld School's mission is to graduate self-aware, empathetic, lifelong learners, who possess an appreciation for diverse perspectives, their role...

Cost: FREE

Where:
The Crefeld School, Philadelphia
8836 Crefeld St.
Philadelphia, PA  19118
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Once the site of a real prison, this infamous haunt features six horrifying attractions in one admission price, including the Infirmary, Blood Yard, Breakout and Lockdown. If you’ve got...

Cost: $24-$44

Where:
Eastern State Penitentiary
2027 Fairmount Ave
Philadelphia, PA  19130
View map »


Website »

More information

Larger-than-life figures and scarecrows illustrate the legends and lore of the harvest season, featuring local history and some of the many stories of pumpkins and apples. See piles of pumpkins in...

Cost: Pay as you go

Where:
Linvilla Orchards
137 W Knowlton Rd
Media, PA  19063
View map »


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

Connect the science of the senses with the mind and the literary experience. Visitors learn about their identity, perceptions, and brain development by following five anthropomorphic characters...

Where:
Rare Book Department
Free Library of Philadelphia
1901 Vine St.
Philadelphia, PA  19103
View map »


Telephone: 215-686-5416
Website »

More information

The exhibit features images by photographer Albert Horner which capture the quiet beauty and intimate landscapes of New Jersey’s Pinelands National Reserve. A number of artifacts and...

Cost: FREE

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 W. State St.
Trenton, NJ  08608
View map »


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

Escape into the imaginative world of garden follies, the venue’s first-ever exhibition of whimsical and classic garden structures. Thirteen structures await discovery and...

Where:
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
5105 Kennett Pike (Rt 52)
Winterthur, DE  19807
View map »


Sponsor: Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
Telephone: 800-448-3883
Contact Name: Information & & Tours
Website »

More information

The Corn Maze Fun Park includes: 6-acre themed corn maze, super straw slides, corn crib, bee line swings, pumpkin jumping pad and more. Saturday extras: farm tours, tractor train, food vendors and...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Fifer Orchards Farm and Country Store
1919 Allabands Mill Road
Camden-Wyoming, DE  19934
View map »

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

Join your little one for a science-based, fun book to read and casually discuss. Hot coffee and light snacks provided. The program takes place the last Thursday of every month; November and...

Cost: $9, adults; $3, kids

Where:
Delaware Museum of Natural History
4840 Kennett Pike
Wilmington, DE  19807
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Telephone: 302-384-3694
Website »

More information

Follow the untold story of Irish soldier and artist Richard St. George, whose personal trauma and untimely death provide a window into the entangled histories of the American Revolution of 1776 and...

Cost: $21

Where:
Museum of the American Revolution
101 S. Third Street
Philadelphia, PA  19106
View map »


Telephone: 215-253-6731
Website »

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

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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Young kids and their grown-ups hear a story, interact with art in the galleries, and make their own creative works.  

Cost: $5, child & adult

Where:
Brandywine River Museum of Art
1 Hoffman's Mill Road
Chadds Ford, PA  19317
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This exhibition features paj ntaub artworks and jewelry created by Hmong master artist and teacher, Pang Xiong Sirirathasuk Sikoun. Many of...

Cost: $12, adults; $7, students; FREE, ages 5 & younger

Where:
WheatonArts
1501 Glasstown Road
Millville, NJ  08332
View map »

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: $12 Adults, $11 Seniors, $7 Students, and Children 5 & under are free.

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

Travel through the woods on a hayride to visit the house of a friendly witch. Kids who visit the witch can listen to her stories & jokes and enjoy a treat. There will be a campfire...

Cost: $10

Where:
Linvilla Orchards
137 W Knowlton Rd
Media , PA  19063
View map »


Sponsor: Linvilla Orchards
Telephone: (610) 876 -7116
Contact Name: Linvilla Orchards
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Code Differently is hosting a one-hour pop-up coding class designed for grades 6–8. Students will learn the magic behind coding by programming an online music editor.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Buffalo Wild Wings
540 West Main Street
Middletown, DE  19709
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Sponsor: Code Differently
Telephone: 302-317-3020
Contact Name: Stephanie Eldridge

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This Main Line event is a 59-year-old tradition that brings together premier retailers from throughout the United States, attracting customers from the school community and beyond. Twenty percent...

Cost: $10

Where:
Yarnall Gym at Shipley School
839 Montgomery Ave
Bryn Mawr, PA  19010
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Telephone: 610-525-4544
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Water/Ways, an exhibition from the Smithsonian’s Museum on Main Street, explores the relationship between people and water. It explores the centrality of water in our lives including its effect...

Cost: free except during select events

Where:
WheatonArts
1501 Glasstown Road
Millville, NJ  08332
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The 180-year-old fountain — the country’s oldest of its kind — underwent a renovation that not only modernized its infrastructure, but added colored lights and music. Find a place...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Franklin Square
200 N 6th St.
Philadelphia, PA
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As the sky darkens, an array of expertly carved pumpkins will be illuminated along a 1/3-mile trail in West Fairmount Park (two blocks from the Mann Center). Imagery includes dinosaurs,...

Cost: Cost varies

Where:
West Fairmount Park
Philadelphia, PA


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This chrysanthemum showcase features two large-scale bamboo and natural-element displays by Akane Teshigahara, headmaster of the renowned Sogetsu School of Ikebana headquartered in Japan.

Cost: Cost varies

Where:
Longwood Gardens
1001 Longwood Rd.
Kennett Square, PA
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Celebrate silly, not-too-spooky fun at The Count’s Halloween Spooktacular at Sesame Place®.   Select dates from September 21 through November 3, the park is transformed into a family-friendly...

Cost: visit the website for further detail

Where:
Sesame Place
Sesame Place 100 Sesame Rd
Langhorne, PA  19047
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Sponsor: Sesame Place®
Telephone: 215-702-3566
Contact Name: Sesame Place
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When the train leaves the safety of the station, you are tossed into the hands of the unknown. The train’s onboard creatures are sure to frighten the bravest passengers and test the nerve of...

Cost: $39.99-$49.99

Where:
New Hope & Ivyland Railroad
32 W. Bridge St,
New Hope, PA
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For PreK - Grade 5 During an Open House, you and your family will meet our senior administrators, receive a tour from our current students and connect with faculty and current parents.

Cost: 0

Where:
The Baldwin School
701 Montgomery Ave.
Bryn Mawr, PA  19010
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Telephone: 610-525-2700
Contact Name: The Baldwin School
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Combines theatrical fog, strobe lights, music, and reduced lighting that may not be suitable for all guests. 

Cost: $8-$10

Where:
Franklin Square
200 N 6th St
Philadelphia, PA
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This event is for PreK-4th grade.  Rigorous curriculum designed for motivated & academically talented students. Campus features garden classroom with sustainable architecture....

Cost: FREE

Where:
Princeton Day School
650 The Great Rd.
Princeton, NJ  08542
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What’s Available? Toys, books, baby gear, home furnishings, sports equipment and school-ready clothing from infant through teen, maternity wear, and women’s clothing Mark Your Calendar...

Cost: $5 to consign. Free to shop.

Where:
Kimberton Waldorf School
410 W Seven Stars Road
Phoenixville, PA  19460
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Sponsor: Kimberton Waldorf School
Telephone: 610-933-3635
Contact Name: Consignment Sale Committee
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Join us for a happily haunted Halloween!  Enjoy trunk or treat outside, trick or treat inside, a costume contest, spooky science, crafts and a bounce house.

Cost: $20 non-member child, $15 member child $5 adults

Where:
Garden State Discovery Museum
2040 Springdale Rd
Cherry Hill, NJ  08003
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Telephone: 856-424-1233
Contact Name: jordan blau
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Learn the haunted secrets of The Secret Valley on a very special evening run. Our Eerie Limited highlights Boyertown as "one of the most haunted small towns in America." This evening train...

Cost: Refer to website

Where:
Boyertown
100 South Chestnut Street
Boyertown, PA  19512
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Sponsor: Colebrookdale Railroad - The Secret Valley Line
Telephone: 610-367-0200
Contact Name: Sarah Buttaro
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BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND! Join spooky storyteller Charlie Adams as he recounts some of Chester County's most bone chilling ghost stories! $10.00 per person with preregistration ($12.00/person at the...

Cost: $10.00/person with preregistration ($12.00/person at the door)

Where:
William Brinton 1704 House Museum
21 Oakland Road
West Chester, PA  19382
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Sponsor: William Brinton 1704 House Museum
Telephone: 610 399-0913
Contact Name: Paul Kahan
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Dive into the pages of some of your favorite childhood books at the Very Eric Carle exhibit, which encourages children to become immersed in the world of the children's book author and...

Where:
Please Touch Museum
4231 Ave. of the Republic
Philadelphia, PA  19131
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Telephone: 215-581-3181

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Interactive art installation celebrates the vibrant colors and flavors of favorite sugary delights across over a dozen environments, from flying unicorn pigs to a marshmallow tsunami. More than one...

Cost: $20-$28

Where:
Fashion District Philadelphia
9th and Market
Philadelphia, PA
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What entities will you encounter, and what will you bring back home with you? Please come ghoul and hungry! Mermaid Mutineer will be here to cure your hanger!Advanced ticket sales only! 13 years...

Cost: 25.00/20.00 HCSVMembers

Where:
Historic Cold Spring Village
720 Route 9 South
Cape May, NJ  08204
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Telephone: 160-989-82300
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Costumes encouraged! Enjoy a spooky story, a ghostly peek at art, and witchy art making with your grownup. Family Friendly.

Cost: Free to Members; $5 per child and one adult free for Non-Members.

Where:
Delaware Art Museum
2301 Kentmere Parkway
Wilmington, DE  19806
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The 1930s gasoline-powered self-propelled motorcar gives riders a closer look and a different perspective of the line.   Please note, the motor car is not handicap accessible;...

Cost: $39-$42

Where:
Colebrookdale Railroad
64 S Washington St
Boyertown, PA  19512
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Telephone: 610-367-0200
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Celebrate silly, not-too-spooky fun at The Count’s Halloween Spooktacular at Sesame Place®.   Select dates from September 21 through November 3, the park is transformed into a family-friendly...

Cost: visit the website for further detail

Where:
Sesame Place
Sesame Place 100 Sesame Rd
Langhorne, PA  19047
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Sponsor: Sesame Place®
Telephone: 215-702-3566
Contact Name: Sesame Place
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The1920s deluxe coach, dining car, first class parlor car, and open car all provide views of fall foliage aboard this hayride-style train. The deluxe coach has beverage service and light...

Cost: $36-$75

Where:
Colebrookdale Railroad
64 S Washington St
Boyertown, PA  19512
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Telephone: 610-367-0200
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Experience the art and landscape after dark, as an experienced tour guide leads you along winding, dimly-lit pathways. The extended nighttime walking tours will focus on the cemetery’s rich...

Cost: $25

Where:
Laurel Hill Cemetery
3822 Ridge Avenue
Philadelphia, PA  19132
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Sponsor: Friends of the Laurel Hill & West Laurel Hill Cemeteries
Telephone: 215-228-8200
Contact Name: Laurel Hill Cemetery Office
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Water/Ways, an exhibition from the Smithsonian’s Museum on Main Street, explores the relationship between people and water. It explores the centrality of water in our lives including its effect...

Cost: free except during select events

Where:
WheatonArts
1501 Glasstown Road
Millville, NJ  08332
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Enjoy a Halloween movie under the stars at Byrne Plaza, 3400 Pacific Avenue in Downtown Wildwood. Children 12 and under will receive free bags of treats beginning at 5:30 p.m. Bring your blanket...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Byrne Plaza
3400 Pacific Avenue
Downtown Wildwood, NJ
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Once the site of a real prison, this infamous haunt features six horrifying attractions in one admission price, including the Infirmary, Blood Yard, Breakout and Lockdown. If you’ve got...

Cost: $24-$44

Where:
Eastern State Penitentiary
2027 Fairmount Ave
Philadelphia, PA  19130
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Larger-than-life figures and scarecrows illustrate the legends and lore of the harvest season, featuring local history and some of the many stories of pumpkins and apples. See piles of pumpkins in...

Cost: Pay as you go

Where:
Linvilla Orchards
137 W Knowlton Rd
Media, PA  19063
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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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Connect the science of the senses with the mind and the literary experience. Visitors learn about their identity, perceptions, and brain development by following five anthropomorphic characters...

Where:
Rare Book Department
Free Library of Philadelphia
1901 Vine St.
Philadelphia, PA  19103
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Telephone: 215-686-5416
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The exhibit features images by photographer Albert Horner which capture the quiet beauty and intimate landscapes of New Jersey’s Pinelands National Reserve. A number of artifacts and...

Cost: FREE

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 W. State St.
Trenton, NJ  08608
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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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Escape into the imaginative world of garden follies, the venue’s first-ever exhibition of whimsical and classic garden structures. Thirteen structures await discovery and...

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 Corn Maze Fun Park includes: 6-acre themed corn maze, super straw slides, corn crib, bee line swings, pumpkin jumping pad and more. Saturday extras: farm tours, tractor train, food vendors and...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Fifer Orchards Farm and Country Store
1919 Allabands Mill Road
Camden-Wyoming, DE  19934
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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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Follow the untold story of Irish soldier and artist Richard St. George, whose personal trauma and untimely death provide a window into the entangled histories of the American Revolution of 1776 and...

Cost: $21

Where:
Museum of the American Revolution
101 S. Third Street
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Telephone: 215-253-6731
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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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Glory of Stories introduces young visitors to the Museum through a story, interactive tour, and art making. Ages 2+.  Family Friendly.

Cost: Free to Members; $5 per child and one adult free for Non-Members..

Where:
Delaware Art Museum
2301 Kentmere Parkway
Wilmington, DE  19806
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This exhibition features paj ntaub artworks and jewelry created by Hmong master artist and teacher, Pang Xiong Sirirathasuk Sikoun. Many of...

Cost: $12, adults; $7, students; FREE, ages 5 & younger

Where:
WheatonArts
1501 Glasstown Road
Millville, NJ  08332
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Wear your costume to collect treats at more than 25 locations throughout the park. This event is not scary.

Cost: $25.50

Where:
Storybook Land
6415 E Black Horse Pike
Egg Harbor Twp., NJ
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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: $12 Adults, $11 Seniors, $7 Students, and Children 5 & under are free.

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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From 5-7pm, there’ll be a DJ, fall-themed activities, outdoor games and pumpkin decorating. Then, from 7:30-10:30pm, the park transforms into a haunted adventure with scary surprises.

Cost: Cost varies

Where:
Sahara Sam's Oasis
535 NJ-73
West Berlin, NJ
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Travel through the woods on a hayride to visit the house of a friendly witch. Kids who visit the witch can listen to her stories & jokes and enjoy a treat. There will be a campfire...

Cost: $10

Where:
Linvilla Orchards
137 W Knowlton Rd
Media , PA  19063
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Sponsor: Linvilla Orchards
Telephone: (610) 876 -7116
Contact Name: Linvilla Orchards
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The evening will start in the “Not-So-Scary” barnyard, where guests can enjoy a variety of themed games, snacks, refreshments, spirited decorations and a photo booth. Hayrides will...

Cost: $16, adults; $12, kids; FREE, ages 2 & younger

Where:
Fernbrook Farms Environmental Education Center
142 Bordentown Georgetown Rd
Chesterfield, NJ  08515
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Sponsor: Fernbrook Farms Environmental Education Center
Telephone: 609-298-4028
Contact Name: Brian Kuser
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The Philadelphia School of Circus Arts transforms its historic 26,000sq/ft building into a haunted circus experience. Visitors can walk down either of the haunted pathways, watch students showcase...

Cost: $10; $5, ages 10 & younger

Where:
Philadelphia School of Circus Arts
6451 Greene St.
Philadelphia, PA
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Visit the Planetarium for a nighttime star talk, then hop in your car and make a short drive to the Washington Crossing Park Simpson Observatory (weather permitting). The Amateur...

Cost: FREE

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ  08608
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This silly and spooky celebration scares up a slew of activities, including costume and dog parades, a Sea Witch Hunt, trick-or-treat, hayrides and beach games.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Dewey and Rehoboth Beaches
Dewey Beach and Rehoboth Beach, DE


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This Main Line event is a 59-year-old tradition that brings together premier retailers from throughout the United States, attracting customers from the school community and beyond. Twenty percent...

Cost: $10

Where:
Yarnall Gym at Shipley School
839 Montgomery Ave
Bryn Mawr, PA  19010
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Telephone: 610-525-4544
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The 180-year-old fountain — the country’s oldest of its kind — underwent a renovation that not only modernized its infrastructure, but added colored lights and music. Find a place...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Franklin Square
200 N 6th St.
Philadelphia, PA
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As the sky darkens, an array of expertly carved pumpkins will be illuminated along a 1/3-mile trail in West Fairmount Park (two blocks from the Mann Center). Imagery includes dinosaurs,...

Cost: Cost varies

Where:
West Fairmount Park
Philadelphia, PA


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This chrysanthemum showcase features two large-scale bamboo and natural-element displays by Akane Teshigahara, headmaster of the renowned Sogetsu School of Ikebana headquartered in Japan.

Cost: Cost varies

Where:
Longwood Gardens
1001 Longwood Rd.
Kennett Square, PA
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When the train leaves the safety of the station, you are tossed into the hands of the unknown. The train’s onboard creatures are sure to frighten the bravest passengers and test the nerve of...

Cost: $39.99-$49.99

Where:
New Hope & Ivyland Railroad
32 W. Bridge St,
New Hope, PA
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Combines theatrical fog, strobe lights, music, and reduced lighting that may not be suitable for all guests. 

Cost: $8-$10

Where:
Franklin Square
200 N 6th St
Philadelphia, PA
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Dive into the pages of some of your favorite childhood books at the Very Eric Carle exhibit, which encourages children to become immersed in the world of the children's book author and...

Where:
Please Touch Museum
4231 Ave. of the Republic
Philadelphia, PA  19131
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Telephone: 215-581-3181

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Take part in the area’s biggest zombie walk. Vendors and music throughout the day and the “walk” begins at 6pm. Show up all ready in full costume and make up or get zombie-fied by...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Historic Smithville & Village Greene
615 E. Moss Mill Rd.
Smithville, NJ  08205
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Telephone: 609-748-8999
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Experience Mexican culture and its rich traditions at this family-friendly afternoon filled with musical and dance performances, puppetry and storytelling, face painting, sugar skulls and arts...

Cost: $10; FREE, ages 5 & younger

Where:
Penn Museum
3260 South St
Philadelphia, PA  19104
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Telephone: 215-898-4045
Contact Name: Julianna Whalen

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Interactive art installation celebrates the vibrant colors and flavors of favorite sugary delights across over a dozen environments, from flying unicorn pigs to a marshmallow tsunami. More than one...

Cost: $20-$28

Where:
Fashion District Philadelphia
9th and Market
Philadelphia, PA
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Make-and-take your own trick-or-treat pins and “bloody” handprint art, and experience ghostly science with dry ice experiments, plus more Halloween-themed hands-on activities throughout...

Cost: $23

Where:
The Franklin Institute
222 North 20th Street
Philadelphia, PA
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Family activities include costume contests (for children and dogs), pumpkin decorating, arts and crafts, storytime reading, live music, scarecrow scavenger hunt, trick or treating, pet treats and...

Cost: FREE

Where:
East Passyunk Avenue
Philadelphia, PA


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The event aims to provide knowledge to children between the ages 7-13 with a hands-on learning environment focused on emerging technology. The goal is to help connect curious kids with industry...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Turn5 Inc. HQ
600 Cedar Hollow Rd.
Paoli, PA  19301
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Sponsor: Turn5 Inc.
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Say the magic words to receive a treat.

Cost: FREE, ages 10 & younger

Where:
Franklin Square
200 N 6th St
Philadelphia, PA
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Enjoy circus erformances, live music, crafts, seasonal food, pumpkin putt-putt golf, a straw-bale maze, face painting, a pumpkin pie-eating contest and costume contests.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Headhouse Square
2nd & Lombard Sts.
Philadelphia, PA
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Enjoy a DJ Dance Party, spooky crafts and giveaways in Center Court on the Lower Level. 1-3pm: Enjoy Trick-or-Treating throughout the mall at participating stores, while supplies last.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Oxford Valley Mall
2300 Lincoln Hwy
Langhorne, PA  19047
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Sponsor: Oxford Valley Mall
Telephone: 215-790-7512
Contact Name: Kaitlyn Palocsko
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St. Peter's School is a co-educational, non-sectarian, independent school for students in Preschool (age 3) through Grade 8. Located in Historic Philadelphia, SPS has a tradition of innovation,...

Cost: FREE

Where:
St. Peter's School, Philadelphia
319 Lombard Street
Philadelphia, PA
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The 1930s gasoline-powered self-propelled motorcar gives riders a closer look and a different perspective of the line.   Please note, the motor car is not handicap accessible;...

Cost: $39-$42

Where:
Colebrookdale Railroad
64 S Washington St
Boyertown, PA  19512
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Telephone: 610-367-0200
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The Learning Experience of Voorhees is excited to invite you to a truly spooktacular afternoon! This free event is open to everyone so grab your favorite costume and join us! Trunk or Treating...

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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What’s Available? Toys, books, baby gear, home furnishings, sports equipment and school-ready clothing from infant through teen, maternity wear, and women’s clothing Mark Your Calendar...

Cost: $5 to consign. Free to shop.

Where:
Kimberton Waldorf School
410 W Seven Stars Road
Phoenixville, PA  19460
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Sponsor: Kimberton Waldorf School
Telephone: 610-933-3635
Contact Name: Consignment Sale Committee
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Families are encouraged to bring their vehicles decorated for Halloween. Children will come in costume and visit each car where families will provide treats from the trunks of their cars. There...

Cost: FREE

Where:
North Wildwood
Olde NJ Avenue
Between 2nd & Walnut Avenues
North Wildwood, NJ
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During this new event, visitors view helicopters piloted by skeletons and overtaken by spiders. Volunteers in costumes will man treat stations throughout the museum for trick-or-treaters. One...

Cost: $10

Where:
American Helicopter Museum and Education Center
1220 American Blvd.
West Chester, PA
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This is a public event. Proceeds benefit the USAG & USAIGC Teams of EnVision Gymnastics, LLC.

Cost: $35, party & sleepover; $25, party only

Where:
Envision Gymnastics
6 Lina Lane
& Route 206
Eastampton, NJ  08060
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Sponsor: Envision Gymnastics
Telephone: (609) 261-1140
Contact Name: Angela Andrews
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Adults enjoy dancing and themed music.

Cost: $20

Where:
Raven Lounge
1718 Sansom Street
Philadelphia, PA  19103
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Sponsor: UpcomingEvents.com
Telephone: 215-754-4158
Contact Name: UpcomingEvents.com
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Once the site of a real prison, this infamous haunt features six horrifying attractions in one admission price, including the Infirmary, Blood Yard, Breakout and Lockdown. If you’ve got...

Cost: $24-$44

Where:
Eastern State Penitentiary
2027 Fairmount Ave
Philadelphia, PA  19130
View map »


Website »

More information

Larger-than-life figures and scarecrows illustrate the legends and lore of the harvest season, featuring local history and some of the many stories of pumpkins and apples. See piles of pumpkins in...

Cost: Pay as you go

Where:
Linvilla Orchards
137 W Knowlton Rd
Media, PA  19063
View map »


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

The exhibit features images by photographer Albert Horner which capture the quiet beauty and intimate landscapes of New Jersey’s Pinelands National Reserve. A number of artifacts and...

Cost: FREE

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 W. State St.
Trenton, NJ  08608
View map »


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
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Telephone: 215-409-6600
Website »

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Escape into the imaginative world of garden follies, the venue’s first-ever exhibition of whimsical and classic garden structures. Thirteen structures await discovery and...

Where:
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
5105 Kennett Pike (Rt 52)
Winterthur, DE  19807
View map »


Sponsor: Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
Telephone: 800-448-3883
Contact Name: Information & & Tours
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Maternity Care Coalition Babysitting Workshops are a fun workshop for students aged 11-14 to learn childcare emergency basics and how to be the best babysitter they can be.

Cost: $85.00 per student

Where:
CHOP Karabots Pediatric Care Center
4865 Market Street
Room C
Philadelphia , PA  19139
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Sponsor: Maternity Care Coalition
Contact Name: Kathy Dwyer
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This exhibition will feature an array of illustrations for three fairy tales, including Cinderella, Goldilocks and the Three Bears, and The Three Little Pigs.

Cost: $18, adults; $6, kids; FREE, ages 5 & younger

Where:
Brandywine River Museum of Art
1 Hoffman's Mill Road
Chadds Ford, PA  19317
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Celebrate silly, not-too-spooky fun at The Count’s Halloween Spooktacular at Sesame Place®.   Select dates from September 21 through November 3, the park is transformed into a family-friendly...

Cost: visit the website for further detail

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


Sponsor: Sesame Place®
Telephone: 215-702-3566
Contact Name: Sesame Place
Website »

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Connect the science of the senses with the mind and the literary experience. Visitors learn about their identity, perceptions, and brain development by following five anthropomorphic characters...

Where:
Rare Book Department
Free Library of Philadelphia
1901 Vine St.
Philadelphia, PA  19103
View map »


Telephone: 215-686-5416
Website »

More information

Water/Ways, an exhibition from the Smithsonian’s Museum on Main Street, explores the relationship between people and water. It explores the centrality of water in our lives including its effect...

Cost: free except during select events

Where:
WheatonArts
1501 Glasstown Road
Millville, NJ  08332
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Enjoy an unforgettable experience where kids, young and old, can touch, honk, and climb aboard some of the big rigs, construction, and public safety equipment they see on the road every day.  A...

Cost: free

Where:
Warminster Community Park
1100 Veterans Way
WARMINSTER, PA  18974
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Sponsor: Warminster Parks & Recreation
Telephone: 215-443-5428
Contact Name: Kathie McDonough
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The Corn Maze Fun Park includes: 6-acre themed corn maze, super straw slides, corn crib, bee line swings, pumpkin jumping pad and more. Saturday extras: farm tours, tractor train, food vendors and...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Fifer Orchards Farm and Country Store
1919 Allabands Mill Road
Camden-Wyoming, DE  19934
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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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Enjoy U-pick apples and pumpkins, pony rides, pedal tractors, wagon rides, the corn maze, adventure barn, a barnyard of farm animals, face painting, food and live music. No admission required...

Cost: $10

Where:
Terhune Orchards
330 Cold Soil Rd.
Princeton, NJ  08540
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Sponsor: Terhune Orchards
Telephone: 609-924-2310
Contact Name: Farm Store
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Make money by playing!  Parents are looking for trained child-care providers who are certified by the American Red Cross!  Our Babysitter training class will give you access to the best...

Cost: $68/participant

Where:
Warminster Community Park
1100 Veterans Way
WREC
WARMINSTER, PA  18974
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Sponsor: Warminster Parks & Recreation
Telephone: 215-443-5428
Contact Name: Kathie McDonough
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Interested in learning about your family's options for K-8 Philadelphia schools?The Philly K-8 School Fair, hosted by Children's Scholarship Fund Philadelphia and GreatPhillySchools, will be held...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Girard College
2101 S College Ave.
Philadelphia , PA  19121
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Sponsor: Children's Scholarship Fund Philadelphia

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What entities will you encounter, and what will you bring back home with you? Please come ghoul and hungry! Mermaid Mutineer will be here to cure your hanger!Advanced ticket sales only! 13 years...

Cost: 25.00/20.00 HCSVMembers

Where:
Historic Cold Spring Village
720 Route 9 South
Cape May, NJ  08204
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Telephone: 160-989-82300
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Free on October 26, 2019 from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. in the WheatonArts Event Center, enjoy a vivid introduction to the unique Asian traditions associated with the Moon and Lantern Festivals of East...

Cost: Free

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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Before the Halloween Parade and trick-or-treating get started, there's a free family event that's become a Main Line kid favorite – The Witches of Narberth!On Saturday, October 26, 2019, at 1pm,...

Cost: Free

Where:
Downtown Narberth
101 Forrest Ave
Narberth, PA  19072
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Sponsor: Narberth Business Association
Telephone: 484-430-1792
Contact Name: Ed Ridgway
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  The Colonial Theatre presentsSCIENCE ON SCREEN®  films paired with presentations from notable scientistsAbout the film:Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory A sweet boy from a poor family...

Cost: Adults $11, Students $8, Children Under 13 $6, Seniors $8

Where:
The Colonial Theatre
227 Bridge Street
Phoenixville, PA  19460
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Telephone: 610-917-1228
Contact Name: Michal Kortsarts
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Casper (voiced by Malachi Pearson) is a kind young ghost who peacefully haunts a mansion in Maine. When specialist James Harvey (Bill Pullman) arrives to communicate with Casper and his fellow...

Cost: $6.00

Where:
Hopewell Theater
5 South Greenwood Avenue
Hopewell, NJ  08525
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Sponsor: Hopewell Theater
Telephone: 609-466-1964
Contact Name: Emily Hollinger
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Through the thick gnarled branches of trees forced to succumb to the first layer of a biting winter frost, a dark figure appears. His ominous silhouette sits perched high on a restless horse in the...

Cost: 1 Day General Admission Pass: USD 10.0

Where:
Howl at the Moon Philadelphia + Various Venues
258 South 15th Street
Philadelphia, PA  19102
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Sponsor: PubCrawls.com
Contact Name: Customer Service Team
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Artistic Director & Founder, Donna L. Muzio, is proud to present the first performance series of Brandywine Ballet’s 40th Anniversary Season. Our fall program titled, Carmina Burana, will...

Cost: Tickets: $25 - $42

Where:
West Chester University
Emilie K Asplundh Concert Hall
700 S. High Street
West Chester, PA  19383
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Sponsor: Brandywine Ballet
Telephone: 610-692-6402
Contact Name: Michelle Marquette
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Be the Dinosaur: Life in the Cretaceous On exhibit October 26, 2019-January 19, 2020 65 million years ago, dinosaurs roamed the earth. Travel back in time to see their world as they knew it, and...

Cost: $9 ages 3-59, $8 seniors, $3 ages 1-2, free for under 12 months and DMNH members

Where:
Delaware Museum of Natural History
4840 Kennett Pike
Wilmington, DE  19807
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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
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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Put on your costume and set out on a trick-or-treat safari, run wild through a hay-bale maze, take a walk through the not-so-scary Extinction Graveyard and enjoy fall offerings available for...

Cost: $24, adults; $19, kids

Where:
Philadelphia Zoo
3400 W Girard Ave
Philadelphia, PA  19104
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Sponsor: Philadelphia Zoo
Telephone: 215-243-5375
Contact Name: Marketing Intern
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Follow the untold story of Irish soldier and artist Richard St. George, whose personal trauma and untimely death provide a window into the entangled histories of the American Revolution of 1776 and...

Cost: $21

Where:
Museum of the American Revolution
101 S. Third Street
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Telephone: 215-253-6731
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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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The 35-acre village features a rotating cast of costumed characters that take visitors back to medieval times. Experience music, dancing and a variety of attractions including 50-plus stage shows,...

Where:
Mount Hope Estate and Winery
2775 Lebanon Rd.
Manheim, PA
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This exhibition features paj ntaub artworks and jewelry created by Hmong master artist and teacher, Pang Xiong Sirirathasuk Sikoun. Many of...

Cost: $12, adults; $7, students; FREE, ages 5 & younger

Where:
WheatonArts
1501 Glasstown Road
Millville, NJ  08332
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Wear your costume to collect treats at more than 25 locations throughout the park. This event is not scary.

Cost: $25.50

Where:
Storybook Land
6415 E Black Horse Pike
Egg Harbor Twp., NJ
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Learn about the zoo’s animals with keeper talks at 11:30am and 1:30pm.

Cost: $7, adults; $5, kids

Where:
Brandywine Zoo
1001 North Park Drive
Wilmington, DE  19802
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Telephone: 302-571-7747
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​Deboard at Frog Hollow, select a refreshment, then select a pumpkin from our "pumpkin patch." Decorate your pumpkin with assistance from our friendly crew or take it home to carve! No...

Cost: $25.00 Adult/Child/Senior (2-65+), $5.00 Toddler (<2)

Where:
Boyertown
100 South Chestnut Street
Boyertown, PA  19512
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Sponsor: Colebrookdale Railroad - The Secret Valley Line
Telephone: 610-367-0200
Contact Name: Sarah Buttaro
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Come dressed in your creative costume and enter the costume contest. Stick around for the Halloween parade for a guest appearance from Bubby the Bison. Don’t forget your trick-or-treat bag,...

Cost: $17.95, adults; $13.95, kids.

Where:
Elmwood Park Zoo
1661 Harding Blvd
Norristown, PA
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Trick-or-treat among the decks of Cruiser Olympia, one of the museum’s National Historic Landmark Ships, and take part in hair-raising activities inside the venue.

Cost: $18, adults; $14, kids

Where:
Independence Seaport Museum
211 S Christopher Columbus Blvd
Philadelphia, PA
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Experience a close encounter with a scaly, furry or prickly zoo animal. You’ll also get a chance to ask questions and learn more about the critter. Featured animals change daily.

Cost: $5, adults; $3, kids.

Where:
Brandywine Zoo
1001 North Park Drive
Wilmington, DE  19802
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Telephone: 302-571-7747
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From 5-7pm, there’ll be a DJ, fall-themed activities, outdoor games and pumpkin decorating. Then, from 7:30-10:30pm, the park transforms into a haunted adventure with scary surprises.

Cost: Cost varies

Where:
Sahara Sam's Oasis
535 NJ-73
West Berlin, NJ
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The evening will start in the “Not-So-Scary” barnyard, where guests can enjoy a variety of themed games, snacks, refreshments, spirited decorations and a photo booth. Hayrides will...

Cost: $16, adults; $12, kids; FREE, ages 2 & younger

Where:
Fernbrook Farms Environmental Education Center
142 Bordentown Georgetown Rd
Chesterfield, NJ  08515
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Sponsor: Fernbrook Farms Environmental Education Center
Telephone: 609-298-4028
Contact Name: Brian Kuser
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The Philadelphia School of Circus Arts transforms its historic 26,000sq/ft building into a haunted circus experience. Visitors can walk down either of the haunted pathways, watch students showcase...

Cost: $10; $5, ages 10 & younger

Where:
Philadelphia School of Circus Arts
6451 Greene St.
Philadelphia, PA
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This family event features more than 30 themed rides & attractions, special entertainment, and the trick-or-treat trail, a safe, interactive experience 

Cost: $29.99

Where:
Dutch Wonderland
2249 Lincoln Hwy E
Lancaster, PA
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This silly and spooky celebration scares up a slew of activities, including costume and dog parades, a Sea Witch Hunt, trick-or-treat, hayrides and beach games.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Dewey and Rehoboth Beaches
Dewey Beach and Rehoboth Beach, DE


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This Main Line event is a 59-year-old tradition that brings together premier retailers from throughout the United States, attracting customers from the school community and beyond. Twenty percent...

Cost: $10

Where:
Yarnall Gym at Shipley School
839 Montgomery Ave
Bryn Mawr, PA  19010
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Telephone: 610-525-4544
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The 180-year-old fountain — the country’s oldest of its kind — underwent a renovation that not only modernized its infrastructure, but added colored lights and music. Find a place...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Franklin Square
200 N 6th St.
Philadelphia, PA
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As the sky darkens, an array of expertly carved pumpkins will be illuminated along a 1/3-mile trail in West Fairmount Park (two blocks from the Mann Center). Imagery includes dinosaurs,...

Cost: Cost varies

Where:
West Fairmount Park
Philadelphia, PA


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This chrysanthemum showcase features two large-scale bamboo and natural-element displays by Akane Teshigahara, headmaster of the renowned Sogetsu School of Ikebana headquartered in Japan.

Cost: Cost varies

Where:
Longwood Gardens
1001 Longwood Rd.
Kennett Square, PA
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When the train leaves the safety of the station, you are tossed into the hands of the unknown. The train’s onboard creatures are sure to frighten the bravest passengers and test the nerve of...

Cost: $39.99-$49.99

Where:
New Hope & Ivyland Railroad
32 W. Bridge St,
New Hope, PA
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Combines theatrical fog, strobe lights, music, and reduced lighting that may not be suitable for all guests. 

Cost: $8-$10

Where:
Franklin Square
200 N 6th St
Philadelphia, PA
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