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Summer is the perfect time to screen for scoliosis

There is an app that allows you to use your phone to check for abnormal curves in the spine.

Fun Birthday Parties for Busy Parents In and Around Philadelphia

Are you looking for a place to have your child's birthday party?

Singapore Math at St. Anne's Episcopal School

Singapore Math does more than just teach kids math; it helps them to communicate, listen and respect each other.

 

 

 

 

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July 2018

The display is a miniature world with a quarter-mile track running through it, all set in the summer garden. It features loops and tunnels, bridges and trestles and all of the miniature buildings...

Cost: $19

Where:
Morris Arboretum
100 E. Northwestern Ave
Philadelphia, PA  19118
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This is the first large-scale museum exhibition to illustrate Leonard Bernstein’s life, Jewish identity and social activism. Audiences may be familiar with many of Bernstein’s works,...

Cost: $15, adults; $13, kids.

Where:
National Museum of American Jewish History
101 South Independence Mall E
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Future video game designers and developers--press start! The Franklin Institute is peeling back the interface to show the technology behind video game design and what it takes to develop and...

Cost: $35

Where:
The Franklin Institute
222 N 20th St.
Philadelphia, PA  19103
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Sponsor: The Franklin Institute
Telephone: 215-448-1200
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Meet the Farm Park's resident beekeeper.  Learn some bee biology and how you can help the honey bee at home. Get a close look at an observation hive. The equipment used for...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Norristown Farm Park
Barley Sheaf Dr. & Germantown Pike
E. Norriton, PA  19403
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Sponsor: Montgomery County Parks, Trails, & Historic Sites
Telephone: 610-270-0215
Contact Name: Ruth King
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Enjoy Discovery Theatre's take on this classic story.  

Cost: $13.95

Where:
Garden State Discovery Museum
2040 Springdale Rd.
Cherry Hill, NJ  08003
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Visitors to the pop-up park can enjoy a new extended pedestrian promenade that runs almost half the length of the Parkway, an 800-square-foot misting pavilion, drinks in a tree-shaded beer garden,...

Cost: FREE

Where:
The Oval
2451 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA
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Kids learn through age-appropriate games, crafts, stories, activities, and animal presentations. Program will be canceled for the week in the event of inclement weather.  

Cost: $7, adults; $5, kids.

Where:
Brandywine Zoo
1001 North Park Drive
Wilmington, DE  19802
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Start the day off with breakfast on the Orchard View Deck from 9-11am. Breakfast Menu - Pancakes, sausage, blackberries, apple cider donut and beverage. (coffee, tea, apple juice or water)...

Cost: Breakfast $8 all ages. Harvest Party $2 ages 3-59, 2 & under & 60+ Free to Party

Where:
Milburn Orchards
1495 Appleton Rd.
Elkton, MD  21921
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Telephone: 141-039-81349

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A team of archeologists disappeared from an excavation site in Palenque, Mexico while investigating a rumor that a priceless jade medallion is buried in the temple there. Something horrifying...

Cost: $9, adults; $2, ages 2 & younger.

Where:
Delaware Museum of Natural History
4840 Kennett Pike
Wilmington, DE  19807
View map »


Telephone: 302-658-9111
Website »

More information

Discover Philadelphia's connection to the founding of the U.S. Navy. The new, permanent exhibit features curated objects never, or rarely, seen by the public, highlighting the...

Where:
Independence Seaport Museum
211 S. Columbus Blvd.
Phila., PA  19106
View map »


Telephone: 215-413-8655
Contact Name: Public Engagement
Website »

More information

Long before the Benjamin Franklin Parkway was built, the museum was drawing tourists to the site with the first dinosaur skeleton ever displayed. As Philadelphia celebrates the centennial of its...

Cost: $16.95 & up.

Where:
The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University
1900 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA  19103
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Telephone: 215-299-1043
Contact Name: Carolyn Belardo
Website »

More information

From the 1600's to the present, dinnerware designs have been inspired by nature. Everything from painted butterflies and hand-modeled flowers to molded seashells can be found on a fascinating...

Cost: $20, adults; $5, kids.

Where:
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
5105 Kennett Pike
Wilmington, DE  19807
View map »


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

More information

Uncover the evening work and routines of the Potts family and their household staff with this engaging and informative new exhibit, Good Night at the Manor.  The exhibit will begin...

Cost: $2

Where:
Pottsgrove Manor
100 West King St.
Pottstown, PA  19464
View map »


Sponsor: Pottsgrove Manor
Telephone: 610-326-4014
Contact Name: Ann Shipley
Website »

More information

Explore the colorful history of racing in Bucks County, PA and the nearby Delaware Valley, from the footraces of early American Indians and colonists, to the horse tracks and fairgrounds of...

Cost: $15, adults; $8, kids.

Where:
Mercer Museum
84 S Pine St.
Doylestown, PA  18901
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Telephone: 215-345-0210
Website »

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Visitors will find presentations, railroad displays, working model trains and garden railways from a variety of groups throughout the Village. At 2pm in the Welcome Center on both...

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

Where:
Historic Cold Spring Village
720 Route 9 South
Cape May, NJ  08204
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SPACELAB is a showcase of glass art that explores the great unknown – outerspace. This collection of artwork examines human relationships with the universe, including space travel;...

Cost: $7, Seniors $6, Students $5, Kids 2-17 $2

Where:
National Liberty Museum
321 Chesnut St.
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Telephone: 201-484-9851
Contact Name: Rosa Doherty
Website »

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Enjoy all things blueberry, including culinary contests for kids and adults, colonial cooking demos, a pet parade and agility course, pony rides, a petting zoo, live music and food & drink...

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

Where:
Burnside Plantation
1461 Schoenersville Road
Bethlehem, PA
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This new event features a variety of food trucks, live music, hayrides, poiny rides, face painting U-pick fruits and veggies.

Cost: Pay as you go

Where:
Linvilla Orchards
137 Knowlton Rd.
Media, PA  19063
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Find out about reptiles’ special abilities and learn about how you can become a superhero for reptiles. Takes place in the Otter Circle; may be canceled due to weather.

Cost: $7, adults; $5, kids.

Where:
Brandywine Zoo
1001 N. Park Dr
Brandywine Park
Wilmington, DE  19802
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Sponsor: Brandywine Zoo
Telephone: 302-571-7747
Website »

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Built in 1704, the house is a restored Quaker home. It’s one of the oldest and best restored houses in the country. The venue was designated a National Historic Landmark in 1968.

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

Where:
William Brinton 1704 House
21 Oakland Rd.
West Chester, PA  19382
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Sponsor: Brinton Association of America
Telephone: 610-399-0913
Contact Name: Paul Kahan
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FIGMAGO is a hands-on experience that is both whimsical and narrative: part dance performance, part art installation, and part escape room. It aims to expand visitors’ creativity,...

Cost: $24, adults; $16, kids.

Where:
FIGMAGO
825 Bainbridge Street
Philadelphia, PA  19147
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Sponsor: Meg Saligman Studio
Telephone: 856-524-8120
Contact Name: Taylor Turner
Website »

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A docent reads a colonial-themed story to kids.

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

Where:
William Brinton 1704 House
21 Oakland Rd.
West Chester, PA  19382
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Sponsor: Brinton Association of America
Telephone: 610-399-0913
Contact Name: Paul Kahan
Website »

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This 92nd annual family-fun event benefiting the Pocono Mountain Volunteer Fire Company features midway rides for all ages, carnival games, a variety of fair food, Wednesday night...

Cost: Free parking and admission. Ride cost varies.

Where:
Pocono Mountain Fire Station No. 1
20 Murray Street
Mount Pocono, PA  18344
View map »


Sponsor: Pocono Mountain Volunteer Fire Company
Telephone: 866-666-3247
Contact Name: Dreamland Amusements
Website »

More information

Showcasing the work of more than 30 innovative game designers, Game Masters takes visitors on an interactive journey inside their favorite video games—from the trailblazing arcade era through...

Cost: Daytime hours: $30, adults; $26, kids (3-11); evening hours: $20, adults; $15, k

Where:
The Franklin Institute
222 N 20th St,
Phila., PA
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Website »

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

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

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

More information

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

Cost: FREE

Where:
Blue Cross RiverRink
101 S. Columbus Blvd.
Philadelphia, PA
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Telephone: 215-925-RINK
Website »

More information

Come face-to-feet with nearly 20 massive, colorful, moving bugs. From a fluttering oversized monarch butterfly and a fluffy tri-colored bumblebee to a gigantic Madagascar hissing cockroach and a...

Cost: $24.95, adults; $20.95, kids.

Where:
Academy of Natural Sciences
1900 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy
Philadelphia, PA
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Website »

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A great family night out, this movie musical classic is one to be shared and shared again. Remember it from your childhood and share it as an adult. And yes – she flies. 

Where:
Ritz Theatre Company
915 White Horse Pike
Haddon Twp., NJ
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Festivities include agricultural exhibits, helicopter rides, racing pigs, a camel show, a marketplace, circus performances, a hockey shootout contest, live music, a nightly parade, fireworks, a...

Cost: $9, adults; $4, kids.

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


Website »

More information

The Philadelphia Museum of Art recently launched its summer-long Art Splash program, themed to the hustle and bustle of urban living. Inspired by the Modern Times exhibit that pays homage to early...

Where:
Philadelphia Museum of Art
2600 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy
Philadelphia, PA
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Website »

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Families with children on the autism spectrum can enjoy: Ticket savings: Get a “good any day” ticket for $42, plus taxes and fees — a $9 discount over the regular ticket price....

Cost: $42

Where:
Dorney Park
3830 Dorney Park Rd
Allentown, PA
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The display is a miniature world with a quarter-mile track running through it, all set in the summer garden. It features loops and tunnels, bridges and trestles and all of the miniature buildings...

Cost: $19

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

More information

This is the first large-scale museum exhibition to illustrate Leonard Bernstein’s life, Jewish identity and social activism. Audiences may be familiar with many of Bernstein’s works,...

Cost: $15, adults; $13, kids.

Where:
National Museum of American Jewish History
101 South Independence Mall E
Philadelphia, PA  19106
View map »


Website »

More information

Enjoy Discovery Theatre's take on this classic story.  

Cost: $13.95

Where:
Garden State Discovery Museum
2040 Springdale Rd.
Cherry Hill, NJ  08003
View map »

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This event aims to present general lifestyle principles that support good health. 

Cost: FREE

Where:
Fumo Family Library
2437 S. Broad St.
Philadelphia, PA  19148
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Visitors to the pop-up park can enjoy a new extended pedestrian promenade that runs almost half the length of the Parkway, an 800-square-foot misting pavilion, drinks in a tree-shaded beer garden,...

Cost: FREE

Where:
The Oval
2451 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA
View map »


Website »

More information

This family event features midway rides and games, live music, racing pigs, livestock shows, an agriculture showcase, farmers market, craft fair, car show, motorsports, chainsaw carving,...

Cost: $8; FREE, ages 2 & younger.

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


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

More information

A team of archeologists disappeared from an excavation site in Palenque, Mexico while investigating a rumor that a priceless jade medallion is buried in the temple there. Something horrifying...

Cost: $9, adults; $2, ages 2 & younger.

Where:
Delaware Museum of Natural History
4840 Kennett Pike
Wilmington, DE  19807
View map »


Telephone: 302-658-9111
Website »

More information

Discover Philadelphia's connection to the founding of the U.S. Navy. The new, permanent exhibit features curated objects never, or rarely, seen by the public, highlighting the...

Where:
Independence Seaport Museum
211 S. Columbus Blvd.
Phila., PA  19106
View map »


Telephone: 215-413-8655
Contact Name: Public Engagement
Website »

More information

Long before the Benjamin Franklin Parkway was built, the museum was drawing tourists to the site with the first dinosaur skeleton ever displayed. As Philadelphia celebrates the centennial of its...

Cost: $16.95 & up.

Where:
The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University
1900 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA  19103
View map »


Telephone: 215-299-1043
Contact Name: Carolyn Belardo
Website »

More information

From the 1600's to the present, dinnerware designs have been inspired by nature. Everything from painted butterflies and hand-modeled flowers to molded seashells can be found on a fascinating...

Cost: $20, adults; $5, kids.

Where:
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
5105 Kennett Pike
Wilmington, DE  19807
View map »


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

More information

Uncover the evening work and routines of the Potts family and their household staff with this engaging and informative new exhibit, Good Night at the Manor.  The exhibit will begin...

Cost: $2

Where:
Pottsgrove Manor
100 West King St.
Pottstown, PA  19464
View map »


Sponsor: Pottsgrove Manor
Telephone: 610-326-4014
Contact Name: Ann Shipley
Website »

More information

Andalusia, the country home of Nicholas Biddle, President of the Second Bank of the United States, is surrounded by  architectural delights, native woodlands and gardens. Placed on the...

Cost: $20

Where:
Andalusia Estate
1237 State Rd.
Andalusia, PA  19020
View map »

More information

Explore the colorful history of racing in Bucks County, PA and the nearby Delaware Valley, from the footraces of early American Indians and colonists, to the horse tracks and fairgrounds of...

Cost: $15, adults; $8, kids.

Where:
Mercer Museum
84 S Pine St.
Doylestown, PA  18901
View map »


Telephone: 215-345-0210
Website »

More information

SPACELAB is a showcase of glass art that explores the great unknown – outerspace. This collection of artwork examines human relationships with the universe, including space travel;...

Cost: $7, Seniors $6, Students $5, Kids 2-17 $2

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


Telephone: 201-484-9851
Contact Name: Rosa Doherty
Website »

More information

FIGMAGO is a hands-on experience that is both whimsical and narrative: part dance performance, part art installation, and part escape room. It aims to expand visitors’ creativity,...

Cost: $24, adults; $16, kids.

Where:
FIGMAGO
825 Bainbridge Street
Philadelphia, PA  19147
View map »


Sponsor: Meg Saligman Studio
Telephone: 856-524-8120
Contact Name: Taylor Turner
Website »

More information

This 92nd annual family-fun event benefiting the Pocono Mountain Volunteer Fire Company features midway rides for all ages, carnival games, a variety of fair food, Wednesday night...

Cost: Free parking and admission. Ride cost varies.

Where:
Pocono Mountain Fire Station No. 1
20 Murray Street
Mount Pocono, PA  18344
View map »


Sponsor: Pocono Mountain Volunteer Fire Company
Telephone: 866-666-3247
Contact Name: Dreamland Amusements
Website »

More information

Starts at dusk. Due to beach replenishment, all movies in July and August will be shown on the bandstand. September movies will be shown on the boardwalk. July 16: The Emoji Movie July...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Boardwalk Bandstand
Bethany Beach, DE


Website »

More information

Showcasing the work of more than 30 innovative game designers, Game Masters takes visitors on an interactive journey inside their favorite video games—from the trailblazing arcade era through...

Cost: Daytime hours: $30, adults; $26, kids (3-11); evening hours: $20, adults; $15, k

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


Website »

More information

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

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

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


Website »

More information

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

Cost: FREE

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


Telephone: 215-925-RINK
Website »

More information

Come face-to-feet with nearly 20 massive, colorful, moving bugs. From a fluttering oversized monarch butterfly and a fluffy tri-colored bumblebee to a gigantic Madagascar hissing cockroach and a...

Cost: $24.95, adults; $20.95, kids.

Where:
Academy of Natural Sciences
1900 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy
Philadelphia, PA
View map »


Website »

More information

Festivities include agricultural exhibits, helicopter rides, racing pigs, a camel show, a marketplace, circus performances, a hockey shootout contest, live music, a nightly parade, fireworks, a...

Cost: $9, adults; $4, kids.

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


Website »

More information

The Philadelphia Museum of Art recently launched its summer-long Art Splash program, themed to the hustle and bustle of urban living. Inspired by the Modern Times exhibit that pays homage to early...

Where:
Philadelphia Museum of Art
2600 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy
Philadelphia, PA
View map »


Website »

More information

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Read a book and flowers, gardens and insects, then pick a bunch of flowers from the field.

Cost: $8

Where:
Terhune Orchards
330 Cold Soil Road
Princeton, NJ
View map »


Website »

More information

The display is a miniature world with a quarter-mile track running through it, all set in the summer garden. It features loops and tunnels, bridges and trestles and all of the miniature buildings...

Cost: $19

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

More information

This is the first large-scale museum exhibition to illustrate Leonard Bernstein’s life, Jewish identity and social activism. Audiences may be familiar with many of Bernstein’s works,...

Cost: $15, adults; $13, kids.

Where:
National Museum of American Jewish History
101 South Independence Mall E
Philadelphia, PA  19106
View map »


Website »

More information

Kids use a selfie-taker, print out their portrait and create their future selves.   

Cost: FREE

Where:
Fumo Family Library
2437 S. Broad St.
Philadelphia, PA  19148
View map »

More information

Enjoy Discovery Theatre's take on this classic story.  

Cost: $13.95

Where:
Garden State Discovery Museum
2040 Springdale Rd.
Cherry Hill, NJ  08003
View map »

More information

Visitors to the pop-up park can enjoy a new extended pedestrian promenade that runs almost half the length of the Parkway, an 800-square-foot misting pavilion, drinks in a tree-shaded beer garden,...

Cost: FREE

Where:
The Oval
2451 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA
View map »


Website »

More information

This family event features midway rides and games, live music, racing pigs, livestock shows, an agriculture showcase, farmers market, craft fair, car show, motorsports, chainsaw carving,...

Cost: $8; FREE, ages 2 & younger.

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


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

More information

Have you ever pondered the genius behind the invention of the s’more, or wondered how anyone could survive a camping trip without bug spray and quick-dry fabrics?  Happy Campers! has...

Where:
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
5105 Kennett Pike
Wilmington, DE  19807
View map »


Telephone: 800-448-3883
Website »

More information

A team of archeologists disappeared from an excavation site in Palenque, Mexico while investigating a rumor that a priceless jade medallion is buried in the temple there. Something horrifying...

Cost: $9, adults; $2, ages 2 & younger.

Where:
Delaware Museum of Natural History
4840 Kennett Pike
Wilmington, DE  19807
View map »


Telephone: 302-658-9111
Website »

More information

Join dinosaur-themed storytimes at 11am and 2pm, followed by a chance to touch real fossils. The venue will also show a dinosaur film in the Community Room and have a dinosaur footprint scavenger...

Cost: $9 ages 3-59, $8 for seniors, $3 for ages 1-2

Where:
Delaware Museum of Natural History
4840 Kennett Pike
Wilmington, DE  19807
View map »


Telephone: 302-658-9111

More information

Discover Philadelphia's connection to the founding of the U.S. Navy. The new, permanent exhibit features curated objects never, or rarely, seen by the public, highlighting the...

Where:
Independence Seaport Museum
211 S. Columbus Blvd.
Phila., PA  19106
View map »


Telephone: 215-413-8655
Contact Name: Public Engagement
Website »

More information

Long before the Benjamin Franklin Parkway was built, the museum was drawing tourists to the site with the first dinosaur skeleton ever displayed. As Philadelphia celebrates the centennial of its...

Cost: $16.95 & up.

Where:
The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University
1900 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA  19103
View map »


Telephone: 215-299-1043
Contact Name: Carolyn Belardo
Website »

More information

From the 1600's to the present, dinnerware designs have been inspired by nature. Everything from painted butterflies and hand-modeled flowers to molded seashells can be found on a fascinating...

Cost: $20, adults; $5, kids.

Where:
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
5105 Kennett Pike
Wilmington, DE  19807
View map »


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

More information

Uncover the evening work and routines of the Potts family and their household staff with this engaging and informative new exhibit, Good Night at the Manor.  The exhibit will begin...

Cost: $2

Where:
Pottsgrove Manor
100 West King St.
Pottstown, PA  19464
View map »


Sponsor: Pottsgrove Manor
Telephone: 610-326-4014
Contact Name: Ann Shipley
Website »

More information

Explore the colorful history of racing in Bucks County, PA and the nearby Delaware Valley, from the footraces of early American Indians and colonists, to the horse tracks and fairgrounds of...

Cost: $15, adults; $8, kids.

Where:
Mercer Museum
84 S Pine St.
Doylestown, PA  18901
View map »


Telephone: 215-345-0210
Website »

More information

Enjoy hands-on crafts and games based on things in the museum, garden, and library, which teach kids, ages 3–10, about color, line, form, and other elements of art. Special guests will be...

Cost: $5, child & adult; $15, each additional adult

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


Telephone: 800.448.3883
Contact Name: Information & Tours
Website »

More information

SPACELAB is a showcase of glass art that explores the great unknown – outerspace. This collection of artwork examines human relationships with the universe, including space travel;...

Cost: $7, Seniors $6, Students $5, Kids 2-17 $2

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


Telephone: 201-484-9851
Contact Name: Rosa Doherty
Website »

More information

This early childhood series incorporates active learning through music, movement and the exploration of objects in a welcoming setting. Themes relate to the museum and garden.

Cost: $5

Where:
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
5105 Kennett Pike
Wilmington, DE  19807
View map »


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

More information

Learn about the lifestyle of the du Pont family while exploring rooms in their house and (weather permitting) garden spaces where they played, worked, and entertained. Designed especially for...

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


Telephone: 180-044-83883

More information

FIGMAGO is a hands-on experience that is both whimsical and narrative: part dance performance, part art installation, and part escape room. It aims to expand visitors’ creativity,...

Cost: $24, adults; $16, kids.

Where:
FIGMAGO
825 Bainbridge Street
Philadelphia, PA  19147
View map »


Sponsor: Meg Saligman Studio
Telephone: 856-524-8120
Contact Name: Taylor Turner
Website »

More information

This 92nd annual family-fun event benefiting the Pocono Mountain Volunteer Fire Company features midway rides for all ages, carnival games, a variety of fair food, Wednesday night...

Cost: Free parking and admission. Ride cost varies.

Where:
Pocono Mountain Fire Station No. 1
20 Murray Street
Mount Pocono, PA  18344
View map »


Sponsor: Pocono Mountain Volunteer Fire Company
Telephone: 866-666-3247
Contact Name: Dreamland Amusements
Website »

More information

New characters and comedic twists come to life as a modern mom reads the Brothers Grimm tale to her restless children.  In addition to the well-known cast of the kind princess, evil queen,...

Cost: $8

Where:
Collingswood Middle School Auditorium
414 Collings Avenue
Collingswood, NJ  08108
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Sponsor: Collingswood Public Schools
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Showcasing the work of more than 30 innovative game designers, Game Masters takes visitors on an interactive journey inside their favorite video games—from the trailblazing arcade era through...

Cost: Daytime hours: $30, adults; $26, kids (3-11); evening hours: $20, adults; $15, k

Where:
The Franklin Institute
222 N 20th St,
Phila., PA
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Expect daily fountain performances in the Main Fountain Garden and Open Air Theatre, illuminated fountain performances and live music in the beer garden on Thurs., Fri. and Sat. evenings, Fireworks...

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

Where:
Longwood Gardens
1001 Longwood Rd.
Kennett Square, PA
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The area that housed this past winter’s Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest transforms into a warm-weather edition with a roller rink, a boathouse-styled lodge, a play area for kids, food and...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Blue Cross RiverRink
101 S. Columbus Blvd.
Philadelphia, PA
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Telephone: 215-925-RINK
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Come face-to-feet with nearly 20 massive, colorful, moving bugs. From a fluttering oversized monarch butterfly and a fluffy tri-colored bumblebee to a gigantic Madagascar hissing cockroach and a...

Cost: $24.95, adults; $20.95, kids.

Where:
Academy of Natural Sciences
1900 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy
Philadelphia, PA
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Festivities include agricultural exhibits, helicopter rides, racing pigs, a camel show, a marketplace, circus performances, a hockey shootout contest, live music, a nightly parade, fireworks, a...

Cost: $9, adults; $4, kids.

Where:
Delaware State Fairgrounds
18500 S. DuPont Highway
Harrington, DE
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The Philadelphia Museum of Art recently launched its summer-long Art Splash program, themed to the hustle and bustle of urban living. Inspired by the Modern Times exhibit that pays homage to early...

Where:
Philadelphia Museum of Art
2600 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy
Philadelphia, PA
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The display is a miniature world with a quarter-mile track running through it, all set in the summer garden. It features loops and tunnels, bridges and trestles and all of the miniature buildings...

Cost: $19

Where:
Morris Arboretum
100 E. Northwestern Ave
Philadelphia, PA  19118
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This is the first large-scale museum exhibition to illustrate Leonard Bernstein’s life, Jewish identity and social activism. Audiences may be familiar with many of Bernstein’s works,...

Cost: $15, adults; $13, kids.

Where:
National Museum of American Jewish History
101 South Independence Mall E
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Miss Marcia will talk about owls and their prey. Each child will play forensic scientist as they dissect an owl pellet and identify its meal.

Cost: $10

Where:
Linvilla Orchards
137 W Knowlton Rd
Media, PA  19063
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Telephone: 161-087-67116

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When a lazy young lad tries to polish a moldy old lamp, he suddenly comes face to face with the all-powerful Jane the Genie. Aided by the genie’s magic, Aladdin sets out to win the hand of...

Cost: $10

Where:
Epworth United Methodist Church
19285 Holland Glade Rd.
Rehoboth Beach, DE
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Enjoy Discovery Theatre's take on this classic story.  

Cost: $13.95

Where:
Garden State Discovery Museum
2040 Springdale Rd.
Cherry Hill, NJ  08003
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Public perception of climate change remains deeply divided, despite a near-unanimous consensus among scientists that human-caused climate change is a reality. How can we strengthen public...

Cost: FREE

Where:
The Franklin Institute
222 N 20th St.
Philadelphia, PA  19103
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Sponsor: The Franklin Institute
Telephone: 215-448-1200
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Kids and adults alike help Dan and Jason "mix up" well-known stories and participate in improv games.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Swarthmore Public Library
121 Park Avenue
Swarthmore , PA  19081
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June's movie theme is High School, July’s theme is ’90s Action Movies, and August’s theme is Summer Camp.

Cost: FREE

Where:
FringeArts
140 N Christopher Columbus Blvd
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Telephone: 121-541-31318
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Enjoy a holiday menu and photo opportunities with Elmo, Abby, Bert, Ernie, Cookie Monster and Santa. Paid park admission is required in addition to the meal reservation. Occurs at...

Cost: $30

Where:
Sesame Place
100 Sesame Rd.
Langhorne, PA  19047
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Telephone: 121-575-23566
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Visitors to the pop-up park can enjoy a new extended pedestrian promenade that runs almost half the length of the Parkway, an 800-square-foot misting pavilion, drinks in a tree-shaded beer garden,...

Cost: FREE

Where:
The Oval
2451 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA
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This family event features midway rides and games, live music, racing pigs, livestock shows, an agriculture showcase, farmers market, craft fair, car show, motorsports, chainsaw carving,...

Cost: $8; FREE, ages 2 & younger.

Where:
Alparon Park
436 Gate 1 Lane
Troy, PA  16947
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Sponsor: Troy Fair
Telephone: 570-297-3648
Contact Name: Fair Office
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Have you ever pondered the genius behind the invention of the s’more, or wondered how anyone could survive a camping trip without bug spray and quick-dry fabrics?  Happy Campers! has...

Where:
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
5105 Kennett Pike
Wilmington, DE  19807
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Telephone: 800-448-3883
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Enjoy kid-friendly activities, performers, entertainment and crafts vendors at the base of the lighthouse. 

Cost: FREE

Where:
Cape May LIghthouse
215 Lighthouse Ave.
Cape May Point State Park (Next to Cape May Point)
Lower Township, NJ  08204
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Sponsor: Mid-Atlantic Center for the Arts & Humanities (MAC)
Telephone: 609-884-5404
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Kids listen to a story over breakfast and then put on a vest and eye patch to go on a pirate treasure hunt on the grounds. 

Cost: $18

Where:
Emlen Physick Estate
1048 Washington Street
Cape May, NJ  08204
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Sponsor: Mid-Atlantic Center for the Arts & Humanities (MAC)
Telephone: 609-884-5404
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A team of archeologists disappeared from an excavation site in Palenque, Mexico while investigating a rumor that a priceless jade medallion is buried in the temple there. Something horrifying...

Cost: $9, adults; $2, ages 2 & younger.

Where:
Delaware Museum of Natural History
4840 Kennett Pike
Wilmington, DE  19807
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Telephone: 302-658-9111
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Discover Philadelphia's connection to the founding of the U.S. Navy. The new, permanent exhibit features curated objects never, or rarely, seen by the public, highlighting the...

Where:
Independence Seaport Museum
211 S. Columbus Blvd.
Phila., PA  19106
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Telephone: 215-413-8655
Contact Name: Public Engagement
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Long before the Benjamin Franklin Parkway was built, the museum was drawing tourists to the site with the first dinosaur skeleton ever displayed. As Philadelphia celebrates the centennial of its...

Cost: $16.95 & up.

Where:
The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University
1900 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA  19103
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Telephone: 215-299-1043
Contact Name: Carolyn Belardo
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From the 1600's to the present, dinnerware designs have been inspired by nature. Everything from painted butterflies and hand-modeled flowers to molded seashells can be found on a fascinating...

Cost: $20, adults; $5, kids.

Where:
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
5105 Kennett Pike
Wilmington, DE  19807
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Sponsor: Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
Telephone: 800-448-3883
Contact Name: Information and Tours
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Uncover the evening work and routines of the Potts family and their household staff with this engaging and informative new exhibit, Good Night at the Manor.  The exhibit will begin...

Cost: $2

Where:
Pottsgrove Manor
100 West King St.
Pottstown, PA  19464
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Sponsor: Pottsgrove Manor
Telephone: 610-326-4014
Contact Name: Ann Shipley
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Explore the colorful history of racing in Bucks County, PA and the nearby Delaware Valley, from the footraces of early American Indians and colonists, to the horse tracks and fairgrounds of...

Cost: $15, adults; $8, kids.

Where:
Mercer Museum
84 S Pine St.
Doylestown, PA  18901
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Telephone: 215-345-0210
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SPACELAB is a showcase of glass art that explores the great unknown – outerspace. This collection of artwork examines human relationships with the universe, including space travel;...

Cost: $7, Seniors $6, Students $5, Kids 2-17 $2

Where:
National Liberty Museum
321 Chesnut St.
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Telephone: 201-484-9851
Contact Name: Rosa Doherty
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Each week offers a different challenge for visitors to make and take home. 

Cost: FREE

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 W. State St.
Trenton, NJ  08608
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Telephone: 160-929-26308
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Based on the best-selling book by actress Julianne Moore. Freckleface Strawberry will do anything to get rid of her freckles, from scrubbing them with soap, to caking on makeup, and even wearing...

Cost: $8-$12

Where:
Upper Darby Performing Arts Center
601 N Lansdowne Ave.
Drexel Hill, PA
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Sponsor: Fireworks Dance Center

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Discover the venue’s outdoor areas with the aid of a trained guide. Activity is dependent on weather conditions.

Cost: $9 ages 3-59, $8 for seniors, $3 for ages 1-2

Where:
Delaware Museum of Natural History
4840 Kennett Pike
Wilmington, DE  19807
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Telephone: 302-658-9111
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FIGMAGO is a hands-on experience that is both whimsical and narrative: part dance performance, part art installation, and part escape room. It aims to expand visitors’ creativity,...

Cost: $24, adults; $16, kids.

Where:
FIGMAGO
825 Bainbridge Street
Philadelphia, PA  19147
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Sponsor: Meg Saligman Studio
Telephone: 856-524-8120
Contact Name: Taylor Turner
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This is an inclusive, bully-free and sensory-friendly club for kids who enjoy games of all kinds. 

Cost: FREE

Where:
Fumo Family Library
2437 S. Broad St.
Philadelphia, PA  19148
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Visit the former dairy and farm while exploring the ever-changing estate landscape on this narrated tram tour. Hear accounts of estate history as you see how we have repurposed historic...

Cost: $5

Where:
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
5105 Kennet Pike
Wilmington, DE  19807
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Telephone: 800-448-3883
Contact Name: Information and Tours
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Stroll, jog, or bike through areas of the property normally closed to foot traffic. Bring a picnic or dine at the Belin House Organic Cafe. Dogfish Head craft beer available for purchase. 

Cost: $3

Where:
Hagley Museum and Library
200 Hagley Creek Rd.
Wilmington, DE  19807
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Telephone: 302-658-2400
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This 92nd annual family-fun event benefiting the Pocono Mountain Volunteer Fire Company features midway rides for all ages, carnival games, a variety of fair food, Wednesday night...

Cost: Free parking and admission. Ride cost varies.

Where:
Pocono Mountain Fire Station No. 1
20 Murray Street
Mount Pocono, PA  18344
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Sponsor: Pocono Mountain Volunteer Fire Company
Telephone: 866-666-3247
Contact Name: Dreamland Amusements
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Shipwrecked, stranded, and separated, twins Viola and Sebastian each fears the other is lost. Using her wits, Viola disguises herself as a page boy and stumbles into a love triangle that upends the...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Clark Park
4398 Baltimore Ave.
Philadelphia, PA
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Sponsor: Shakespeare in Clark Park
Telephone: 215-764-5345
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New characters and comedic twists come to life as a modern mom reads the Brothers Grimm tale to her restless children.  In addition to the well-known cast of the kind princess, evil queen,...

Cost: $8

Where:
Collingswood Middle School Auditorium
414 Collings Avenue
Collingswood, NJ  08108
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Sponsor: Collingswood Public Schools
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Showcasing the work of more than 30 innovative game designers, Game Masters takes visitors on an interactive journey inside their favorite video games—from the trailblazing arcade era through...

Cost: Daytime hours: $30, adults; $26, kids (3-11); evening hours: $20, adults; $15, k

Where:
The Franklin Institute
222 N 20th St,
Phila., PA
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Website »

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

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

Where:
Longwood Gardens
1001 Longwood Rd.
Kennett Square, PA
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The area that housed this past winter’s Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest transforms into a warm-weather edition with a roller rink, a boathouse-styled lodge, a play area for kids, food and...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Blue Cross RiverRink
101 S. Columbus Blvd.
Philadelphia, PA
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Telephone: 215-925-RINK
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Come face-to-feet with nearly 20 massive, colorful, moving bugs. From a fluttering oversized monarch butterfly and a fluffy tri-colored bumblebee to a gigantic Madagascar hissing cockroach and a...

Cost: $24.95, adults; $20.95, kids.

Where:
Academy of Natural Sciences
1900 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy
Philadelphia, PA
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The jack-of-all trades, Bert, introduces us to England in 1910 and the troubled Banks family. Young Jane and Michael have sent many a nanny packing before Mary Poppins arrives on their doorstep....

Cost: $12

Where:
Dennis Flyer Theatre
Lincoln Hall, Camden County College
200 College Dr.
Camden, NJ
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Sponsor: Mainstage Center for the Arts

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Festivities include agricultural exhibits, helicopter rides, racing pigs, a camel show, a marketplace, circus performances, a hockey shootout contest, live music, a nightly parade, fireworks, a...

Cost: $9, adults; $4, kids.

Where:
Delaware State Fairgrounds
18500 S. DuPont Highway
Harrington, DE
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The Philadelphia Museum of Art recently launched its summer-long Art Splash program, themed to the hustle and bustle of urban living. Inspired by the Modern Times exhibit that pays homage to early...

Where:
Philadelphia Museum of Art
2600 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy
Philadelphia, PA
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The display is a miniature world with a quarter-mile track running through it, all set in the summer garden. It features loops and tunnels, bridges and trestles and all of the miniature buildings...

Cost: $19

Where:
Morris Arboretum
100 E. Northwestern Ave
Philadelphia, PA  19118
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This is the first large-scale museum exhibition to illustrate Leonard Bernstein’s life, Jewish identity and social activism. Audiences may be familiar with many of Bernstein’s works,...

Cost: $15, adults; $13, kids.

Where:
National Museum of American Jewish History
101 South Independence Mall E
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Enjoy Discovery Theatre's take on this classic story.  

Cost: $13.95

Where:
Garden State Discovery Museum
2040 Springdale Rd.
Cherry Hill, NJ  08003
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Bring gently used child-related items that you no longer use and pick out items that others have donated. All child items welcome. You may drop off items at any time.

Cost: FREE

Where:
The Learning Experience
401 S BURNT MILL RD
Voorhees, NJ  08043
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Telephone: 856-346-4140
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BRIZ and the Revival are a dynamic R&B/Rock band! BRIZ, a resident of Princeton, a gifted singer-songwriter, is the lead vocalist of this talented ensemble. BRIZ and the Revival give...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Princeton Shopping Center
301 North Harrison St.
Princeton, NJ  08540
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Sponsor: Arts Council of Princeton
Telephone: 609-924-8777
Contact Name: Arts Council of Princeton
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Design a bangle and learn to model it using primitive “building blocks” in Autocad’s Tinkercad 3D modeling software. Students will learn the basics of 3D modeling,...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Upper Merion Township Library
175 W. Valley Forge Rd.
King of Prussia, PA  19406
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Sponsor: TechGirlz
Contact Name: Sangeetha Srinivasan
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There will be family activities, food and fireworks. This event will raise money for the Ministry of Caring.

Cost: FREE

Where:
pin The Town of Whitehall
801 Mapleton Avenue
Middletown, DE
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Visitors to the pop-up park can enjoy a new extended pedestrian promenade that runs almost half the length of the Parkway, an 800-square-foot misting pavilion, drinks in a tree-shaded beer garden,...

Cost: FREE

Where:
The Oval
2451 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA
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This family event features midway rides and games, live music, racing pigs, livestock shows, an agriculture showcase, farmers market, craft fair, car show, motorsports, chainsaw carving,...

Cost: $8; FREE, ages 2 & younger.

Where:
Alparon Park
436 Gate 1 Lane
Troy, PA  16947
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Sponsor: Troy Fair
Telephone: 570-297-3648
Contact Name: Fair Office
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Have you ever pondered the genius behind the invention of the s’more, or wondered how anyone could survive a camping trip without bug spray and quick-dry fabrics?  Happy Campers! has...

Where:
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
5105 Kennett Pike
Wilmington, DE  19807
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Telephone: 800-448-3883
Website »

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This yoga class is open to all levels. You’ll practice slow, easy motions to get into the rhythm of nature. Led by Beth Sheehy. Bring a yoga mat, small towel and a water bottle. Wear...

Cost: $10

Where:
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
5105 Kennett Pike
Wilmington, DE  19807
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Sponsor: Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
Telephone: 180-044-83883
Contact Name: Information and Tours
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Snacks provided.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Open Book Bookstore
7900 High School Rd.
Elkins Park, PA  19027
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Sponsor: Open Book Bookstore
Telephone: 267-627-4888
Contact Name: Lynn Rosen
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A team of archeologists disappeared from an excavation site in Palenque, Mexico while investigating a rumor that a priceless jade medallion is buried in the temple there. Something horrifying...

Cost: $9, adults; $2, ages 2 & younger.

Where:
Delaware Museum of Natural History
4840 Kennett Pike
Wilmington, DE  19807
View map »


Telephone: 302-658-9111
Website »

More information

Discover Philadelphia's connection to the founding of the U.S. Navy. The new, permanent exhibit features curated objects never, or rarely, seen by the public, highlighting the...

Where:
Independence Seaport Museum
211 S. Columbus Blvd.
Phila., PA  19106
View map »


Telephone: 215-413-8655
Contact Name: Public Engagement
Website »

More information

Long before the Benjamin Franklin Parkway was built, the museum was drawing tourists to the site with the first dinosaur skeleton ever displayed. As Philadelphia celebrates the centennial of its...

Cost: $16.95 & up.

Where:
The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University
1900 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA  19103
View map »


Telephone: 215-299-1043
Contact Name: Carolyn Belardo
Website »

More information

From the 1600's to the present, dinnerware designs have been inspired by nature. Everything from painted butterflies and hand-modeled flowers to molded seashells can be found on a fascinating...

Cost: $20, adults; $5, kids.

Where:
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
5105 Kennett Pike
Wilmington, DE  19807
View map »


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

More information

Uncover the evening work and routines of the Potts family and their household staff with this engaging and informative new exhibit, Good Night at the Manor.  The exhibit will begin...

Cost: $2

Where:
Pottsgrove Manor
100 West King St.
Pottstown, PA  19464
View map »


Sponsor: Pottsgrove Manor
Telephone: 610-326-4014
Contact Name: Ann Shipley
Website »

More information

Explore the colorful history of racing in Bucks County, PA and the nearby Delaware Valley, from the footraces of early American Indians and colonists, to the horse tracks and fairgrounds of...

Cost: $15, adults; $8, kids.

Where:
Mercer Museum
84 S Pine St.
Doylestown, PA  18901
View map »


Telephone: 215-345-0210
Website »

More information

SPACELAB is a showcase of glass art that explores the great unknown – outerspace. This collection of artwork examines human relationships with the universe, including space travel;...

Cost: $7, Seniors $6, Students $5, Kids 2-17 $2

Where:
National Liberty Museum
321 Chesnut St.
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Telephone: 201-484-9851
Contact Name: Rosa Doherty
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Enjoy animal stories read by the story-telling team. The event takes place in the otter circle, in the main zoo, and may include a craft, activity or animal presentation.

Cost: $7, adults; $5, kids & seniors; FREE, ages 3 & younger.

Where:
Brandywine Zoo
1001 N. Park Dr.
Brandywine Park
Wilmington, DE  19802
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Sponsor: Brandywine Zoo
Telephone: (302) 571-7747
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FIGMAGO is a hands-on experience that is both whimsical and narrative: part dance performance, part art installation, and part escape room. It aims to expand visitors’ creativity,...

Cost: $24, adults; $16, kids.

Where:
FIGMAGO
825 Bainbridge Street
Philadelphia, PA  19147
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Sponsor: Meg Saligman Studio
Telephone: 856-524-8120
Contact Name: Taylor Turner
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Learn how to play the game or hone your skills.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Fumo Family Library
2437 S. Broad St.
Philadelphia, PA  19148
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Experience the venue’s exhibits during extended hours.

Cost: $9, ages 3 & up; $2, ages 1 & 2.

Where:
Delaware Museum of Natural History
4840 Kennett Pike
Wilmington, DE  19807
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Telephone: 302-658-9111
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Stroll through the Follies exhibition or take a twilight tram tour of the exhibition. Twilight trams will be offered every half hour from the Visitor Center until sunset. Weather...

Cost: $10

Where:
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
5105 Kennett Pike
Wilmington, DE  19807
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Telephone: 800-448-3883
Contact Name: Information and Tours
Website »

More information

This 92nd annual family-fun event benefiting the Pocono Mountain Volunteer Fire Company features midway rides for all ages, carnival games, a variety of fair food, Wednesday night...

Cost: Free parking and admission. Ride cost varies.

Where:
Pocono Mountain Fire Station No. 1
20 Murray Street
Mount Pocono, PA  18344
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Sponsor: Pocono Mountain Volunteer Fire Company
Telephone: 866-666-3247
Contact Name: Dreamland Amusements
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Thursday, June 21 – Dirk Quinn Band. Dirk Quinn is the guitarist for a high energy funk/jazz band based out of Philadelphia that travels extensively throughout the US and Canada. Utilizing...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Princeton Shopping Center
301 N. Harrison St.
Princeton, NJ  08540
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Sponsor: Arts Council of Princeton
Telephone: 609-924-8777
Contact Name: Arts Council of Princeton
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Shipwrecked, stranded, and separated, twins Viola and Sebastian each fears the other is lost. Using her wits, Viola disguises herself as a page boy and stumbles into a love triangle that upends the...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Clark Park
4398 Baltimore Ave.
Philadelphia, PA
View map »


Sponsor: Shakespeare in Clark Park
Telephone: 215-764-5345
Website »

More information

New characters and comedic twists come to life as a modern mom reads the Brothers Grimm tale to her restless children.  In addition to the well-known cast of the kind princess, evil queen,...

Cost: $8

Where:
Collingswood Middle School Auditorium
414 Collings Avenue
Collingswood, NJ  08108
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Sponsor: Collingswood Public Schools
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The tour highlights the paranormal "visitors" and activities that have been experienced by the Village staff over the years. Please bring bug spray. No Bite Me Cream will be available...

Cost: $15

Where:
Cold Spring Brewery
733 Seashore Rd.
Cape May, NJ  08204
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Movies start at 9pm in August. July 5: Justice League July 12: Jumanji: Welcome to The Jungle July 19: Mission Impossible III July 26: Star Wars: The Last Jedi August...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Great Plaza at Penn's Landing
101 S Christopher Columbus Blvd
Philadelphia, PA
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Showcasing the work of more than 30 innovative game designers, Game Masters takes visitors on an interactive journey inside their favorite video games—from the trailblazing arcade era through...

Cost: Daytime hours: $30, adults; $26, kids (3-11); evening hours: $20, adults; $15, k

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


Website »

More information

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

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

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


Website »

More information

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

Cost: FREE

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


Telephone: 215-925-RINK
Website »

More information

Come face-to-feet with nearly 20 massive, colorful, moving bugs. From a fluttering oversized monarch butterfly and a fluffy tri-colored bumblebee to a gigantic Madagascar hissing cockroach and a...

Cost: $24.95, adults; $20.95, kids.

Where:
Academy of Natural Sciences
1900 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy
Philadelphia, PA
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The jack-of-all trades, Bert, introduces us to England in 1910 and the troubled Banks family. Young Jane and Michael have sent many a nanny packing before Mary Poppins arrives on their doorstep....

Cost: $12

Where:
Dennis Flyer Theatre
Lincoln Hall, Camden County College
200 College Dr.
Camden, NJ
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Sponsor: Mainstage Center for the Arts

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Festivities include agricultural exhibits, helicopter rides, racing pigs, a camel show, a marketplace, circus performances, a hockey shootout contest, live music, a nightly parade, fireworks, a...

Cost: $9, adults; $4, kids.

Where:
Delaware State Fairgrounds
18500 S. DuPont Highway
Harrington, DE
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The Philadelphia Museum of Art recently launched its summer-long Art Splash program, themed to the hustle and bustle of urban living. Inspired by the Modern Times exhibit that pays homage to early...

Where:
Philadelphia Museum of Art
2600 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy
Philadelphia, PA
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In addition to the displays and shows of 4-H projects, visitors can look forward to carnival rides, magic shows, musical acts, civil war re-enactors, a lumberjack show, a baby parade, racing pigs,...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Gloucester County Fairgrounds
275 Bridgeton Pike
Mullica Hill, NJ
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The display is a miniature world with a quarter-mile track running through it, all set in the summer garden. It features loops and tunnels, bridges and trestles and all of the miniature buildings...

Cost: $19

Where:
Morris Arboretum
100 E. Northwestern Ave
Philadelphia, PA  19118
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This is the first large-scale museum exhibition to illustrate Leonard Bernstein’s life, Jewish identity and social activism. Audiences may be familiar with many of Bernstein’s works,...

Cost: $15, adults; $13, kids.

Where:
National Museum of American Jewish History
101 South Independence Mall E
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Little ones enjoy a story, animal visit, walk in nature or a simple craft. June 15:  Grow Your Garden June 29:  Blueberries July 13:  Bluebirds and Nests July 27: ...

Cost: $7

Where:
Plainsboro Preserve
80 Scotts Corner Rd.
Cranbury, NJ  08512
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Sponsor: Plainsboro Preserve
Telephone: 160-942-73052
Contact Name: Anna Wright-Piersanti
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Popcorn is provided, but bring your own beverage. Rated G.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Fumo Family Library
2437 S. Broad St.
Philadelphia, PA  19148
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Enjoy Discovery Theatre's take on this classic story.  

Cost: $13.95

Where:
Garden State Discovery Museum
2040 Springdale Rd.
Cherry Hill, NJ  08003
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Browse vehicles on display or show off one of your own. 

Cost: FREE

Where:
Historic Smithville & Village Greene
615 E. Moss Mill Rd
Smithville, NJ  08205
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Sponsor: Historic Smithville
Telephone: 609-748-8999
Contact Name: Tracy Walsh
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The Weeklings’ Tribute to the Beatles-Sgt. Pepper/51 White Album/50, starring Glen Burtnik from Styx, Elo and Beatlemania.

Cost: FREE

Where:
William Morrow Beach
Bay Avenue
Somers Point , NJ
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The evening light is different in every season, and a full moon creates a special night.  In the gathering evening light, gather on the back deck to watch evening birds, bats, and moths, as...

Cost: $7

Where:
Plainsboro Preserve
80 Scotts Corner Road
Cranbury, NJ  08512
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Sponsor: Plainsboro Preserve
Telephone: 160-942-73052
Contact Name: Anna Wright-Piersanti
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Journey through the meadows and make your way to the telescopes, where you’ll can check out the moon up close.  Meet at the Nature Center.

Cost: $5

Where:
Brandywine Creek State Park
41 Adams Dam Rd
Wilmington, DE
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Visitors to the pop-up park can enjoy a new extended pedestrian promenade that runs almost half the length of the Parkway, an 800-square-foot misting pavilion, drinks in a tree-shaded beer garden,...

Cost: FREE

Where:
The Oval
2451 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA
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This family event features midway rides and games, live music, racing pigs, livestock shows, an agriculture showcase, farmers market, craft fair, car show, motorsports, chainsaw carving,...

Cost: $8; FREE, ages 2 & younger.

Where:
Alparon Park
436 Gate 1 Lane
Troy, PA  16947
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Sponsor: Troy Fair
Telephone: 570-297-3648
Contact Name: Fair Office
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Have you ever pondered the genius behind the invention of the s’more, or wondered how anyone could survive a camping trip without bug spray and quick-dry fabrics?  Happy Campers! has...

Where:
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
5105 Kennett Pike
Wilmington, DE  19807
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Telephone: 800-448-3883
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A team of archeologists disappeared from an excavation site in Palenque, Mexico while investigating a rumor that a priceless jade medallion is buried in the temple there. Something horrifying...

Cost: $9, adults; $2, ages 2 & younger.

Where:
Delaware Museum of Natural History
4840 Kennett Pike
Wilmington, DE  19807
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Telephone: 302-658-9111
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Discover Philadelphia's connection to the founding of the U.S. Navy. The new, permanent exhibit features curated objects never, or rarely, seen by the public, highlighting the...

Where:
Independence Seaport Museum
211 S. Columbus Blvd.
Phila., PA  19106
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Telephone: 215-413-8655
Contact Name: Public Engagement
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Long before the Benjamin Franklin Parkway was built, the museum was drawing tourists to the site with the first dinosaur skeleton ever displayed. As Philadelphia celebrates the centennial of its...

Cost: $16.95 & up.

Where:
The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University
1900 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA  19103
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Telephone: 215-299-1043
Contact Name: Carolyn Belardo
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From the 1600's to the present, dinnerware designs have been inspired by nature. Everything from painted butterflies and hand-modeled flowers to molded seashells can be found on a fascinating...

Cost: $20, adults; $5, kids.

Where:
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
5105 Kennett Pike
Wilmington, DE  19807
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Sponsor: Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
Telephone: 800-448-3883
Contact Name: Information and Tours
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Uncover the evening work and routines of the Potts family and their household staff with this engaging and informative new exhibit, Good Night at the Manor.  The exhibit will begin...

Cost: $2

Where:
Pottsgrove Manor
100 West King St.
Pottstown, PA  19464
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Sponsor: Pottsgrove Manor
Telephone: 610-326-4014
Contact Name: Ann Shipley
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Explore the colorful history of racing in Bucks County, PA and the nearby Delaware Valley, from the footraces of early American Indians and colonists, to the horse tracks and fairgrounds of...

Cost: $15, adults; $8, kids.

Where:
Mercer Museum
84 S Pine St.
Doylestown, PA  18901
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Telephone: 215-345-0210
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SPACELAB is a showcase of glass art that explores the great unknown – outerspace. This collection of artwork examines human relationships with the universe, including space travel;...

Cost: $7, Seniors $6, Students $5, Kids 2-17 $2

Where:
National Liberty Museum
321 Chesnut St.
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Telephone: 201-484-9851
Contact Name: Rosa Doherty
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Take a two-hour ride on New Jersey's official tall ship, the AJ Meerwold.  Kids Tales and Sails times: 10AM-12Noon. Ticket cost: $15 Kids, $35 Adults, $25 Seniors. Capacity is limited....

Cost: $35, adults; $15, kids.

Where:
Delaware Street Wharf
1 Delaware St.
New Castle, DE
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A staff member from the Bucks County Free Library will read and sing songs from children’s books.

Cost: FREE

Where:
The Market at DelVal
2100 Lower State Rd.
Doylestown, PA  18901
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The program introduces young visitors to art and the museum through a story reading followed by an interactive tour of relevant works of art and a studio art project.    

Cost: $5, child & one adult.

Where:
Delaware Art Museum
2301 Kentmere Pkwy.
Wilmington, DE  19350
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Based on the best-selling book by actress Julianne Moore. Freckleface Strawberry will do anything to get rid of her freckles, from scrubbing them with soap, to caking on makeup, and even wearing...

Cost: $8-$12

Where:
Upper Darby Performing Arts Center
601 N Lansdowne Ave.
Drexel Hill, PA
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Sponsor: Fireworks Dance Center

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Discover the venue’s outdoor areas with the aid of a trained guide. Activity is dependent on weather conditions.

Cost: $9 ages 3-59, $8 for seniors, $3 for ages 1-2

Where:
Delaware Museum of Natural History
4840 Kennett Pike
Wilmington, DE  19807
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Listen to a tale from the museum's talented tailed tabby Dude, then meet Dude and Big Guy in person, followed by a themed activity. 

Cost: $9 ages 3-59, $8 for seniors, $3 for ages 1-2

Where:
Delaware Museum of Natural History
4840 Kennett Pike
Wilmington, DE  19807
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Telephone: 302-658-9111
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Find out about reptiles’ special abilities and learn about how you can become a superhero for reptiles. Takes place in the Otter Circle; may be canceled due to weather.

Cost: $7, adults; $5, kids.

Where:
Brandywine Zoo
1001 N. Park Dr
Brandywine Park
Wilmington, DE  19802
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Sponsor: Brandywine Zoo
Telephone: 302-571-7747
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FIGMAGO is a hands-on experience that is both whimsical and narrative: part dance performance, part art installation, and part escape room. It aims to expand visitors’ creativity,...

Cost: $24, adults; $16, kids.

Where:
FIGMAGO
825 Bainbridge Street
Philadelphia, PA  19147
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Sponsor: Meg Saligman Studio
Telephone: 856-524-8120
Contact Name: Taylor Turner
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This 92nd annual family-fun event benefiting the Pocono Mountain Volunteer Fire Company features midway rides for all ages, carnival games, a variety of fair food, Wednesday night...

Cost: Free parking and admission. Ride cost varies.

Where:
Pocono Mountain Fire Station No. 1
20 Murray Street
Mount Pocono, PA  18344
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Sponsor: Pocono Mountain Volunteer Fire Company
Telephone: 866-666-3247
Contact Name: Dreamland Amusements
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Bring the family to relax on the lawn (weather permitting) and watch live entertainment by local musicians. Adults can enjoy locally made Rose Bank Winery wines or craft beers from...

Cost: $3; FREE, ages 2 & younger.

Where:
The Market at DelVal
2100 Lower State Rd
Doylestown, PA  18901
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This year's theme is "Around the World." Story time and book swap at 6:30pm, movie starts 10 minutes after sunset. Friday July 13 – Coco at Pleasant Playground Saturday...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Multiple locations in Mt. Airy
Philadelphia, PA


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Shipwrecked, stranded, and separated, twins Viola and Sebastian each fears the other is lost. Using her wits, Viola disguises herself as a page boy and stumbles into a love triangle that upends the...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Clark Park
4398 Baltimore Ave.
Philadelphia, PA
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Sponsor: Shakespeare in Clark Park
Telephone: 215-764-5345
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When a group of love-mad youths and wannabe actors wander into the forest outside Athens, all (or at least most) think they have a plan. But the woods are full of weirdness and the local sprite...

Cost: $10

Where:
Laurel Hill Cemetery
3822 Ridge Ave.
Philadelphia, PA
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Mainstage at Upper Darby Summer Stage offers a Broadway-caliber production for all ages. The ultimate show-biz musical, the Tony Award winner for Best Musical, 42nd Street is a...

Cost: $14-$17

Where:
Upper Darby Performing Arts Center
601 N. Lansdowne Ave.
Drexel Hill, PA  19026
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Sponsor: Upper Darby Summer Stage
Telephone: 610.622.1189
Contact Name: Nick Bruce
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Enjoy a movie and complimentary popcorn and crafts. See Brave on July 6, Toy Story on July 13, Inside-Out on July 20, and The Good Dinosaur on July 27.

Cost: FREE

Where:
St. Matthew’s United Methodist Church
600 Walker Rd.
Wayne, PA  19087
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Sponsor: Volunteer
Telephone: 610-745-5469
Contact Name: Suzanne Moussa
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Showcasing the work of more than 30 innovative game designers, Game Masters takes visitors on an interactive journey inside their favorite video games—from the trailblazing arcade era through...

Cost: Daytime hours: $30, adults; $26, kids (3-11); evening hours: $20, adults; $15, k

Where:
The Franklin Institute
222 N 20th St,
Phila., PA
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Expect daily fountain performances in the Main Fountain Garden and Open Air Theatre, illuminated fountain performances and live music in the beer garden on Thurs., Fri. and Sat. evenings, Fireworks...

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

Where:
Longwood Gardens
1001 Longwood Rd.
Kennett Square, PA
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The area that housed this past winter’s Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest transforms into a warm-weather edition with a roller rink, a boathouse-styled lodge, a play area for kids, food and...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Blue Cross RiverRink
101 S. Columbus Blvd.
Philadelphia, PA
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Telephone: 215-925-RINK
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Come face-to-feet with nearly 20 massive, colorful, moving bugs. From a fluttering oversized monarch butterfly and a fluffy tri-colored bumblebee to a gigantic Madagascar hissing cockroach and a...

Cost: $24.95, adults; $20.95, kids.

Where:
Academy of Natural Sciences
1900 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy
Philadelphia, PA
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The jack-of-all trades, Bert, introduces us to England in 1910 and the troubled Banks family. Young Jane and Michael have sent many a nanny packing before Mary Poppins arrives on their doorstep....

Cost: $12

Where:
Dennis Flyer Theatre
Lincoln Hall, Camden County College
200 College Dr.
Camden, NJ
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Sponsor: Mainstage Center for the Arts

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

Cost: $10-$35

Where:
Soldberg Airport
39 Thor-Solberg Rd.
Readington, NJ
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A great family night out, this movie musical classic is one to be shared and shared again. Remember it from your childhood and share it as an adult. And yes – she flies. 

Where:
Ritz Theatre Company
915 White Horse Pike
Haddon Twp., NJ
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Festivities include agricultural exhibits, helicopter rides, racing pigs, a camel show, a marketplace, circus performances, a hockey shootout contest, live music, a nightly parade, fireworks, a...

Cost: $9, adults; $4, kids.

Where:
Delaware State Fairgrounds
18500 S. DuPont Highway
Harrington, DE
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The Philadelphia Museum of Art recently launched its summer-long Art Splash program, themed to the hustle and bustle of urban living. Inspired by the Modern Times exhibit that pays homage to early...

Where:
Philadelphia Museum of Art
2600 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy
Philadelphia, PA
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In addition to the displays and shows of 4-H projects, visitors can look forward to carnival rides, magic shows, musical acts, civil war re-enactors, a lumberjack show, a baby parade, racing pigs,...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Gloucester County Fairgrounds
275 Bridgeton Pike
Mullica Hill, NJ
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Nearly 35 teams compete in heats and finals on a 250-meter sprint course.

Cost: FREE, spectators

Where:
Cooper River Park
5300 North Park Drive
Pennsauken, NJ
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Immerse the whole family in all of the hands-on activities in our History Center. Purchase food items for a recipe in the General Store, discover what life was like for breaker boys working in the...

Cost: FREE, suggested donation $2 per person

Where:
Pennypacker Mills
5 Haldeman Road
Schwenksville, PA  19473
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Sponsor: Pennypacker Mills
Telephone: 610-287-9349
Contact Name: Linda Callegari
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The display is a miniature world with a quarter-mile track running through it, all set in the summer garden. It features loops and tunnels, bridges and trestles and all of the miniature buildings...

Cost: $19

Where:
Morris Arboretum
100 E. Northwestern Ave
Philadelphia, PA  19118
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This is the first large-scale museum exhibition to illustrate Leonard Bernstein’s life, Jewish identity and social activism. Audiences may be familiar with many of Bernstein’s works,...

Cost: $15, adults; $13, kids.

Where:
National Museum of American Jewish History
101 South Independence Mall E
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Water wheels and turbines harness the power of water. Build a water wheel that lifts a weight off of the ground. 

Cost: Adults: $15, Children 6-14: $6, Children 5 and under: Free

Where:
Hagley Museum and Library
200 Hagley Creek Rd.
PO Box 3630
Wilmington, DE  19807
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Telephone: 302-658-2400
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Did you know that most of the world’s data is stored in something called a database? This includes your school grades, Yelp’s list of local pizza shops and music downloads on your...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Newtown Square Public Library
201 Bishop Hollow Road
Newtown Square, PA  19073
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Sponsor: TechGirlz
Contact Name: Joe Quinn
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The hotter the better for butterflies. Lovely in gardens, fields, and edges of woods, there is more to learn about butterflies than their beauty. Which caterpillars like milkweed, and which...

Cost: $7

Where:
Plainsboro Preserve
80 Scotts Corner Road
Cranbury, NJ  08512
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Sponsor: Plainsboro Preserve
Telephone: 160-942-73052
Contact Name: Anna Wright-Piersanti
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Follow in the footsteps of young wizards on a field trip to the Philadelphia Museum of Art in search of art that echoes characters, places and enchanted objects in the famed Harry Potter books and...

Cost: $15.00-$33.00 (includes museum admission for ages 13+)

Where:
Philadelphia Museum of Art
2600 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA  19130
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Sponsor: Watson Adventures
Telephone: 877-946-4868
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Enjoy Discovery Theatre's take on this classic story.  

Cost: $13.95

Where:
Garden State Discovery Museum
2040 Springdale Rd.
Cherry Hill, NJ  08003
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Autism Delaware will have the private Pro Zone picnic deck and a buffet is part of the ticket price. Picnic includes: hot dogs, hamburgers, ribs, macaroni and cheese, baked beans, ice cream and...

Cost: $12-$15

Where:
Frawley Stadium
801 Shipyard Drive
Wilmington, DE
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Sponsor: Autism Delaware
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Visitors to the pop-up park can enjoy a new extended pedestrian promenade that runs almost half the length of the Parkway, an 800-square-foot misting pavilion, drinks in a tree-shaded beer garden,...

Cost: FREE

Where:
The Oval
2451 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA
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This family event features midway rides and games, live music, racing pigs, livestock shows, an agriculture showcase, farmers market, craft fair, car show, motorsports, chainsaw carving,...

Cost: $8; FREE, ages 2 & younger.

Where:
Alparon Park
436 Gate 1 Lane
Troy, PA  16947
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Sponsor: Troy Fair
Telephone: 570-297-3648
Contact Name: Fair Office
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Enjoy live entertainment and shop for produce from local farmers.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Kings Court
Kings Highway East
Haddonfield, NJ  08033
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Have you ever pondered the genius behind the invention of the s’more, or wondered how anyone could survive a camping trip without bug spray and quick-dry fabrics?  Happy Campers! has...

Where:
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
5105 Kennett Pike
Wilmington, DE  19807
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Telephone: 800-448-3883
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This is a sensory-friendly music, arts, yoga and wellness festival for all ages. Gates open at 9am and activities start an hour later. Music is played on two stages at a lowered volume with no...

Cost: $18-$60; FREE, kids; weekend and daily passes available.

Where:
Mountain Sky Festival Grounds
63 Still Meadow Lane
Jermyn, PA
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A team of archeologists disappeared from an excavation site in Palenque, Mexico while investigating a rumor that a priceless jade medallion is buried in the temple there. Something horrifying...

Cost: $9, adults; $2, ages 2 & younger.

Where:
Delaware Museum of Natural History
4840 Kennett Pike
Wilmington, DE  19807
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Telephone: 302-658-9111
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Discover Philadelphia's connection to the founding of the U.S. Navy. The new, permanent exhibit features curated objects never, or rarely, seen by the public, highlighting the...

Where:
Independence Seaport Museum
211 S. Columbus Blvd.
Phila., PA  19106
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Telephone: 215-413-8655
Contact Name: Public Engagement
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Long before the Benjamin Franklin Parkway was built, the museum was drawing tourists to the site with the first dinosaur skeleton ever displayed. As Philadelphia celebrates the centennial of its...

Cost: $16.95 & up.

Where:
The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University
1900 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA  19103
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Telephone: 215-299-1043
Contact Name: Carolyn Belardo
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From the 1600's to the present, dinnerware designs have been inspired by nature. Everything from painted butterflies and hand-modeled flowers to molded seashells can be found on a fascinating...

Cost: $20, adults; $5, kids.

Where:
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
5105 Kennett Pike
Wilmington, DE  19807
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Sponsor: Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
Telephone: 800-448-3883
Contact Name: Information and Tours
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Uncover the evening work and routines of the Potts family and their household staff with this engaging and informative new exhibit, Good Night at the Manor.  The exhibit will begin...

Cost: $2

Where:
Pottsgrove Manor
100 West King St.
Pottstown, PA  19464
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Sponsor: Pottsgrove Manor
Telephone: 610-326-4014
Contact Name: Ann Shipley
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Get to know the insects, birds and animals that call the gardens and yards home and discover the joy of sharing your garden with your natural neighbors through family-friendly activities. A...

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

Where:
Mt Cuba Center
3120 Barley Mill Rd.
Hockessin, DE  19707
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Sponsor: Mt. Cuba Center
Telephone: 130-223-94244
Contact Name: Katie Bohri
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Explore the colorful history of racing in Bucks County, PA and the nearby Delaware Valley, from the footraces of early American Indians and colonists, to the horse tracks and fairgrounds of...

Cost: $15, adults; $8, kids.

Where:
Mercer Museum
84 S Pine St.
Doylestown, PA  18901
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Telephone: 215-345-0210
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Staff members, volunteers and outside artisans will demonstrate their crafts and talk with visitors about how different trades and skills were integral to life in colonial Pennsylvania and to the...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Newlin Grist Mill
219 South Cheyney Rd.
Glen Mills, PA  19342
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Telephone: 610-459-2359
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Kids will be given a “Pastport” at the start of their trip, which can be stamped at the buildings they visit after completing a take-home craft or activity, like writing with a quill...

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

Where:
Historic Cold Spring Village
720 Route 9 South
Cape May, NJ  08204
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Kids will be given a “Pastport” at the start of their Village trip, which can be stamped at the buildings they visit after completing a take-home craft or activity, like writing with a...

Cost: $14, adults; $12, kids; FREE, ages 3 & younger.

Where:
Historic Cold Spring Village
720 Route 9 South
Cape May, NJ  08204
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Sponsor: PNC Charitable Foundation
Telephone: 160-989-82300
Contact Name: S. Nickel

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SPACELAB is a showcase of glass art that explores the great unknown – outerspace. This collection of artwork examines human relationships with the universe, including space travel;...

Cost: $7, Seniors $6, Students $5, Kids 2-17 $2

Where:
National Liberty Museum
321 Chesnut St.
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Telephone: 201-484-9851
Contact Name: Rosa Doherty
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Take a two-hour ride on New Jersey's official tall ship, the AJ Meerwold.  Kids Tales and Sails times: 10AM-12Noon. Ticket cost: $15 Kids, $35 Adults, $25 Seniors. Capacity is limited....

Cost: $35, adults; $15, kids.

Where:
Delaware Street Wharf
1 Delaware St.
New Castle, DE
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Find out about reptiles’ special abilities and learn about how you can become a superhero for reptiles. Takes place in the Otter Circle; may be canceled due to weather.

Cost: $7, adults; $5, kids.

Where:
Brandywine Zoo
1001 N. Park Dr
Brandywine Park
Wilmington, DE  19802
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Sponsor: Brandywine Zoo
Telephone: 302-571-7747
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See some of Philly’s most talented improvisers, along with teachers from the PHIT Kids and Teens program perform an improvised show.

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

Where:
PHIT Comedy
2030 Sansom St.
1st Floor
Philadelphia, PA  19103
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Sponsor: PHIT Comedy
Contact Name: Joe Tuzzi
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Built in 1704, the house is a restored Quaker home. It’s one of the oldest and best restored houses in the country. The venue was designated a National Historic Landmark in 1968.

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

Where:
William Brinton 1704 House
21 Oakland Rd.
West Chester, PA  19382
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Sponsor: Brinton Association of America
Telephone: 610-399-0913
Contact Name: Paul Kahan
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Join a staff naturalist for an afternoon of environmental activities. Look for the pop-up naturalist tent in different parts of the park and discover the plants and animals that...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Newlin Grist Mill
219 South Cheyney Rd.
Glen Mills, PA  19342
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Telephone: 610-459-2359
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FIGMAGO is a hands-on experience that is both whimsical and narrative: part dance performance, part art installation, and part escape room. It aims to expand visitors’ creativity,...

Cost: $24, adults; $16, kids.

Where:
FIGMAGO
825 Bainbridge Street
Philadelphia, PA  19147
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Sponsor: Meg Saligman Studio
Telephone: 856-524-8120
Contact Name: Taylor Turner
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This 92nd annual family-fun event benefiting the Pocono Mountain Volunteer Fire Company features midway rides for all ages, carnival games, a variety of fair food, Wednesday night...

Cost: Free parking and admission. Ride cost varies.

Where:
Pocono Mountain Fire Station No. 1
20 Murray Street
Mount Pocono, PA  18344
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Sponsor: Pocono Mountain Volunteer Fire Company
Telephone: 866-666-3247
Contact Name: Dreamland Amusements
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This year's theme is "Around the World." Story time and book swap at 6:30pm, movie starts 10 minutes after sunset. Friday July 13 – Coco at Pleasant Playground Saturday...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Multiple locations in Mt. Airy
Philadelphia, PA


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Shipwrecked, stranded, and separated, twins Viola and Sebastian each fears the other is lost. Using her wits, Viola disguises herself as a page boy and stumbles into a love triangle that upends the...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Clark Park
4398 Baltimore Ave.
Philadelphia, PA
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Sponsor: Shakespeare in Clark Park
Telephone: 215-764-5345
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When a group of love-mad youths and wannabe actors wander into the forest outside Athens, all (or at least most) think they have a plan. But the woods are full of weirdness and the local sprite...

Cost: $10

Where:
Laurel Hill Cemetery
3822 Ridge Ave.
Philadelphia, PA
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Mainstage at Upper Darby Summer Stage offers a Broadway-caliber production for all ages. The ultimate show-biz musical, the Tony Award winner for Best Musical, 42nd Street is a...

Cost: $14-$17

Where:
Upper Darby Performing Arts Center
601 N. Lansdowne Ave.
Drexel Hill, PA  19026
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Sponsor: Upper Darby Summer Stage
Telephone: 610.622.1189
Contact Name: Nick Bruce
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Showcasing the work of more than 30 innovative game designers, Game Masters takes visitors on an interactive journey inside their favorite video games—from the trailblazing arcade era through...

Cost: Daytime hours: $30, adults; $26, kids (3-11); evening hours: $20, adults; $15, k

Where:
The Franklin Institute
222 N 20th St,
Phila., PA
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Expect daily fountain performances in the Main Fountain Garden and Open Air Theatre, illuminated fountain performances and live music in the beer garden on Thurs., Fri. and Sat. evenings, Fireworks...

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

Where:
Longwood Gardens
1001 Longwood Rd.
Kennett Square, PA
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The area that housed this past winter’s Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest transforms into a warm-weather edition with a roller rink, a boathouse-styled lodge, a play area for kids, food and...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Blue Cross RiverRink
101 S. Columbus Blvd.
Philadelphia, PA
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Telephone: 215-925-RINK
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Come face-to-feet with nearly 20 massive, colorful, moving bugs. From a fluttering oversized monarch butterfly and a fluffy tri-colored bumblebee to a gigantic Madagascar hissing cockroach and a...

Cost: $24.95, adults; $20.95, kids.

Where:
Academy of Natural Sciences
1900 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy
Philadelphia, PA
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This is the largest summertime hot-air balloon and music festival in North America and is the premiere family entertainment attraction in New Jersey.  It holds the dual distinction of being a...

Cost: $10-$35

Where:
Soldberg Airport
39 Thor-Solberg Rd.
Readington, NJ
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A great family night out, this movie musical classic is one to be shared and shared again. Remember it from your childhood and share it as an adult. And yes – she flies. 

Where:
Ritz Theatre Company
915 White Horse Pike
Haddon Twp., NJ
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Festivities include agricultural exhibits, helicopter rides, racing pigs, a camel show, a marketplace, circus performances, a hockey shootout contest, live music, a nightly parade, fireworks, a...

Cost: $9, adults; $4, kids.

Where:
Delaware State Fairgrounds
18500 S. DuPont Highway
Harrington, DE
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The Philadelphia Museum of Art recently launched its summer-long Art Splash program, themed to the hustle and bustle of urban living. Inspired by the Modern Times exhibit that pays homage to early...

Where:
Philadelphia Museum of Art
2600 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy
Philadelphia, PA
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In addition to the displays and shows of 4-H projects, visitors can look forward to carnival rides, magic shows, musical acts, civil war re-enactors, a lumberjack show, a baby parade, racing pigs,...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Gloucester County Fairgrounds
275 Bridgeton Pike
Mullica Hill, NJ
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