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August 2019

Friday features a home-run derby and games will be held Saturday & Sunday.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Beach between Andrews & Rio Grande Aves.
Wildwood, NJ

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

Cost: $20-$0

Where:
Morris Arboretum
100 E. Northwestern Avenue
Philadelphia, PA  19118
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More than 80 antique fire trucks from the Mid-Atlantic States will be on display on the grounds. Highlights include a firefighter competition to show how firefighters use their training and skills...

Cost: FREE

Where:
WheatonArts
1501 Glasstown Road
Millville, NJ  08332
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Sponsor: Glasstown Antique Fire Brigade
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Learn the fundamentals of 18th-century dress and what it reveals about the Revolution in this workshop. Practice traditional skills and working with your hands, beginning with a look at...

Cost: $40

Where:
Museum of the American Revolution
101 S 3rd Street
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Ride the Colebrookdale Railroad Brill Motorcar to our Petting Zoo for our very first Zoo Train (Brill Motorcar) Event! Our very first Petting Zoo Train (Brill Motorcar)! Ride our Brill Motorcar...

Cost: $27.50 for Child/Adult/Senior (2-65+) and $5.00 for Toddler (<2)

Where:
Boyertown
64 S Washington St
Boyertown, PA  19512
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Sponsor: Colebrookdale Railroad - The Secret Valley Line
Telephone: 610-367-0200
Contact Name: Sarah Buttaro
Website »

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Guests can celebrate the culture, music and food from 14 Caribbean islands during the annual festival.  Benefiting college students of Caribbean descent, past festival activities have...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Great Plaza at Penn's Landing
101 S Christopher Columbus Blvd
Philadelphia, PA
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Join an interactive walk along the Schuylkill River Trail, complete with themed activities. 

Cost: FREE

Where:
Outside of Lloyd Hall
1 Boathouse Row
Philadelphia, PA  19130
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Sponsor: Let’s Go Outdoors
Telephone: 866-878-3595
Contact Name: Let’s Go Outdoors
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Enjoy a story about animals, a wildlife craft, animal presentations and a science activity that shows kids how they can help critters of all kinds.  

Cost: $9, adults; $3, kids

Where:
Delaware Museum of Natural History
4840 Kennett Pike
Wilmington, DE  19807
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Telephone: 302-658-9111
Website »

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

Cost: $15-$20

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

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Yah-Oh-Way, meaning "it is good" in Hopi, highlights the depth of complexity of Native American societies with traditional dances and songs, along with explanations of their origins and...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Parkway Central Library
1901 Vine Street
Philadelphia, PA  19103
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Sponsor: Free Library of Philadelphia Youth Services
Telephone: 215-686-5372
Contact Name: Sundays on Stage
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Join a park ranger on a walk in the early evening. There is no particular theme for the walk, but you are sure to see wildlife and learn about plants and animals that call the park home....

Cost: FREE

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

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

Cost: $15-$35

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

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

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

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


Website »

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

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

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


Website »

More information

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

Cost: FREE

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


Telephone: 160-929-26308
Website »

More information

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

Cost: free

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


Website »

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

Cost: FREE

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


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

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

Cost: Members free. Included with admission.

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

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Breakfast menu: Pancakes, sausage, raspberries, apple cider donut and beverage. (coffee, tea, apple juice or water) During the harvest party, enjoy home-made & hand-cranked raspberry ice...

Cost: $9, breakfast; $2, harvest party

Where:
Milburn Orchards
1495 Appleton Road
Elkton, MD  21921
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Website »

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

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

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Telephone: 215-409-6600
Website »

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Inspired by author Amy Stewart’s best-selling book Wicked Plants: The Weed that Killed Lincoln’s Mother and Other Botanical Atrocities, this family-friendly traveling exhibit gives...

Cost: $9; $3, toddlers; FREE, 12mos. & younger.

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


Telephone: 302-658-9111
Contact Name: Jennifer Acord

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

Cost: $9, adults; $2, kids

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

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

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

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


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

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

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

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


Telephone: 215-247-5777
Website »

More information

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

Cost: $19.95

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

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Free admission includes access to the core exhibition featuring more than 360 years of American Jewish history, and the current special exhibition, Sara Berman's Closet, the remarkable tale of...

Cost: FREE

Where:
National Museum of American Jewish History
101 S Independence Mall E
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Sponsor: National Museum of American Jewish History
Telephone: 215-923-3811
Contact Name: Alyssa Stuble
Website »

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Find contemporary designs in wood, glass, clay, metal, fiber and other media. Kids can make a canvas painting, decorate a ceramic tile, create a sand-art piece and get their face painted.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Haddon Avenue
Collingswood, NJ


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Explore the grounds to find clues and get a prize.

Cost: $5

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


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

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

Cost: FREE

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

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

Cost: $5

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

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The 35-acre village features a rotating cast of costumed characters that take visitors back to medieval times. Experience music, dancing and a variety of attractions including 50-plus stage shows,...

Where:
Mount Hope Estate and Winery
2775 Lebanon Rd.
Manheim, PA
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Website »

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

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

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

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Take a turn to churn cream into butter. Learn how to weave colorful strings into useful tape on a loom. See the tools of the leather-smith trade in action as the hide is transformed into pouches...

Cost: $2

Where:
Pottsgrove Manor
100 West King Street
Pottstown, PA  19464
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Sponsor: Pottsgrove Manor
Telephone: 610-326-4014
Contact Name: Ann Shipley
Website »

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In the deserts of ancient Nubia there is a magical kingdom guarded by a monstrous beast. When a merchant wrongs the beast his eldest daughter agrees to sacrifice herself in his place. What follows...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Malcolm X Park
5100 Pine St
Philadelphia, PA  19143
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Sponsor: City of Philadelphia Office of Arts, Culture and the Creative Economy
Telephone: 215-686-0343
Contact Name: Dan Gasiewski
Website »

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Cirque du Soleil returns to the big top in Oaks, PA for the second year. This year's show, Amaluna, features high-flying acrobatics and a giant water bowl.

Cost: $54 and up

Where:
Greater Philadelphia Expo Center
100 Station Avenue
Oaks, PA  19456
View map »

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

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

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

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

Cost: FREE

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

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

Cost: FREE

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


Website »

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

Cost: $20-$0

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

More information

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

Cost: $15-$20

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


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

More information

Watch an independent film (fiction, animation or documentary), then join a moderated discussion about the topics it addressed.  

Cost: FREE

Where:
Norris Square Neighborhood Project
Las Parcelas Community Garden 2248 N Palethorp St Norris Square, West Kensington
Philadelphia , PA
View map »

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

Cost: $15-$35

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


Website »

More information

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

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

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


Website »

More information

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

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

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


Website »

More information

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

Cost: FREE

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


Telephone: 160-929-26308
Website »

More information

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

Cost: free

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


Website »

More information

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

Cost: FREE

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


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

More information

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

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

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


Telephone: 215-409-6600
Website »

More information

Inspired by author Amy Stewart’s best-selling book Wicked Plants: The Weed that Killed Lincoln’s Mother and Other Botanical Atrocities, this family-friendly traveling exhibit gives...

Cost: $9; $3, toddlers; FREE, 12mos. & younger.

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


Telephone: 302-658-9111
Contact Name: Jennifer Acord

More information

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

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

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


Telephone: 215-247-5777
Website »

More information

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

Cost: $19.95

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

More information

Free admission includes access to the core exhibition featuring more than 360 years of American Jewish history, and the current special exhibition, Sara Berman's Closet, the remarkable tale of...

Cost: FREE

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


Sponsor: National Museum of American Jewish History
Telephone: 215-923-3811
Contact Name: Alyssa Stuble
Website »

More information

Explore the grounds to find clues and get a prize.

Cost: $5

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


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

More information

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

Cost: $8 per child, one adult included

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


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

More information

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

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

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


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

More information

Cirque du Soleil returns to the big top in Oaks, PA for the second year. This year's show, Amaluna, features high-flying acrobatics and a giant water bowl.

Cost: $54 and up

Where:
Greater Philadelphia Expo Center
100 Station Avenue
Oaks, PA  19456
View map »

More information

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

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

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


Website »

More information

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

Cost: FREE

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


Website »

More information

Show More...
Show Less...

Members of the Wyncote Audubon Society will lead a guided bird walk on the Pennypack Trail through the Bethayres Swamp. The walk will start at the parking lot access to the trail located at Terwood...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Lorimer Park
183 Moredon Rd.
Huntingdon Valley, PA  19006
View map »


Sponsor: Montgomery County Parks, Trails, & Historic Sites
Telephone: 215-947-3477
Contact Name: Leigh Altadonna
Website »

More information

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

Cost: $20-$0

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

More information

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

Cost: $15-$20

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


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

More information

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

Cost: $15-$35

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


Website »

More information

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

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

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


Website »

More information

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

Cost: Members free. Included with admission.

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


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

More information

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

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

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


Website »

More information

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

Cost: FREE

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


Telephone: 160-929-26308
Website »

More information

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

Cost: free

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


Website »

More information

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

Cost: FREE

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


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

More information

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

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

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


Telephone: 215-409-6600
Website »

More information

Inspired by author Amy Stewart’s best-selling book Wicked Plants: The Weed that Killed Lincoln’s Mother and Other Botanical Atrocities, this family-friendly traveling exhibit gives...

Cost: $9; $3, toddlers; FREE, 12mos. & younger.

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


Telephone: 302-658-9111
Contact Name: Jennifer Acord

More information

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

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

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


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

More information

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

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

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


Telephone: 215-247-5777
Website »

More information

The weekly program kicks off with the pre-historic era, inspired by some fun fossils recently “discovered” on the patio, then zoom forward to 1600.  From that point, advance 50...

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

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


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

More information

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

Cost: $19.95

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

More information

Free admission includes access to the core exhibition featuring more than 360 years of American Jewish history, and the current special exhibition, Sara Berman's Closet, the remarkable tale of...

Cost: FREE

Where:
National Museum of American Jewish History
101 S Independence Mall E
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Sponsor: National Museum of American Jewish History
Telephone: 215-923-3811
Contact Name: Alyssa Stuble
Website »

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Explore the grounds to find clues and get a prize.

Cost: $5

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


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

More information

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

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

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


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

More information

Cirque du Soleil returns to the big top in Oaks, PA for the second year. This year's show, Amaluna, features high-flying acrobatics and a giant water bowl.

Cost: $54 and up

Where:
Greater Philadelphia Expo Center
100 Station Avenue
Oaks, PA  19456
View map »

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

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

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


Website »

More information

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

Cost: FREE

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


Website »

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

Cost: $20-$0

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

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

Cost: $15-$20

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

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Toots Funny Farm will bring ponies, lambs, goats, baby ducks, chicks and piglets to the center.

Cost: FREE

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

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Movie is rated PG. Please bring your own lawn chair or blanket

Cost: FREE

Where:
Plainsboro Preserve
80 Scotts Corner Road
Cranbury, NJ  08512
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Sponsor: Plainsboro Preserve
Telephone: 609-427-3052
Contact Name: Plainsboro Preserve
Website »

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

Cost: $15-$35

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


Website »

More information

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

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

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


Website »

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

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

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


Website »

More information

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

Cost: FREE

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


Telephone: 160-929-26308
Website »

More information

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

Cost: free

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


Website »

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

Cost: FREE

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


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

More information

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

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

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Telephone: 215-409-6600
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Children hear a pirate story over breakfast and then put on a pirate vest and eye patch to go on a treasure hunt on the grounds of the estate.

Cost: $20/$18

Where:
Emlen Physick Estate
1048 Washington Street
Cape May, NJ  08204
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Sponsor: Mid-Atlantic Center for the Arts & Humanities (MAC)
Telephone: 609-884-5404
Website »

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Drop in and get creative! Join us every Wednesday, through August 21, for our free weekly Maker Space program. Each week we’ll offer a different challenge for visitors to make and take home. The...

Cost: free

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ  08608
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Inspired by author Amy Stewart’s best-selling book Wicked Plants: The Weed that Killed Lincoln’s Mother and Other Botanical Atrocities, this family-friendly traveling exhibit gives...

Cost: $9; $3, toddlers; FREE, 12mos. & younger.

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


Telephone: 302-658-9111
Contact Name: Jennifer Acord

More information

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Cost: $19.95

Where:
LEGOLAND Discovery Center Philadelphia
Located inside Plymouth Meeting Mall 500 West Germantown Pike
Plymouth Meeting, PA  19462
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Free admission includes access to the core exhibition featuring more than 360 years of American Jewish history, and the current special exhibition, Sara Berman's Closet, the remarkable tale of...

Cost: FREE

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


Sponsor: National Museum of American Jewish History
Telephone: 215-923-3811
Contact Name: Alyssa Stuble
Website »

More information

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

Cost: Members free. Included with admission.

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


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

More information

Explore the grounds to find clues and get a prize.

Cost: $5

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


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

More information

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

Cost: FREE

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

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

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

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


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

More information

Cirque du Soleil returns to the big top in Oaks, PA for the second year. This year's show, Amaluna, features high-flying acrobatics and a giant water bowl.

Cost: $54 and up

Where:
Greater Philadelphia Expo Center
100 Station Avenue
Oaks, PA  19456
View map »

More information

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

Cost: FREE

Where:
Multiple Gloucester County locations
, NJ


Website »

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

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

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


Website »

More information

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

Cost: FREE

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


Website »

More information

Show More...
Show Less...

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

Cost: Members free. Included with admission.

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


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

More information

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

Cost: $20-$0

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

More information

This class is a brief introduction to how websites work, how they are built, and how to become a person who builds websites. It is a lecture with interactive activities but nothing is created and...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Free Library of Philadelphia (Frankford Branch)
4364 Frankford Ave
Philadelphia, PA  19124
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Website »

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

Cost: $15-$20

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


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

More information

Taína Asili is a New York-based Puerto Rican singer, filmmaker and activist combining powerful vocals carrying themes of social justice with an energetic fusion of Afro-Latin,...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Princeton Shopping Center
301 North Harrison Street
Princeton, NJ  08540
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Sponsor: 4 Elements Wellness Center
Telephone: 609-924-8777
Contact Name: Paul Robeson Center for the Arts

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

Cost: $15-$35

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


Website »

More information

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

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

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


Website »

More information

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

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

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


Website »

More information

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

Cost: FREE

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


Telephone: 160-929-26308
Website »

More information

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

Cost: free

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


Website »

More information

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

Cost: FREE

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


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

More information

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

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

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


Telephone: 215-409-6600
Website »

More information

Take advantage of discounted admission and extended hours to explore the newest special exhibit, Wicked Plants, frolic in the Nature Nook, experience hands-on science activities and live...

Cost: $3

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


Telephone: 302-658-9111
Contact Name:
Website »

More information

Inspired by author Amy Stewart’s best-selling book Wicked Plants: The Weed that Killed Lincoln’s Mother and Other Botanical Atrocities, this family-friendly traveling exhibit gives...

Cost: $9; $3, toddlers; FREE, 12mos. & younger.

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


Telephone: 302-658-9111
Contact Name: Jennifer Acord

More information

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

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

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


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

More information

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

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

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


Telephone: 215-247-5777
Website »

More information

What was life like more than a hundred years ago? Kids can find out on guided tours of the 1879 museum, with interactive experiences and content especially geared to 5- to 10-year olds.

Cost: $8-$10

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


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

More information

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

Cost: $19.95

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

More information

Free admission includes access to the core exhibition featuring more than 360 years of American Jewish history, and the current special exhibition, Sara Berman's Closet, the remarkable tale of...

Cost: FREE

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


Sponsor: National Museum of American Jewish History
Telephone: 215-923-3811
Contact Name: Alyssa Stuble
Website »

More information

Explore the grounds to find clues and get a prize.

Cost: $5

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


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

More information

Enjoy animal stories read by the zoo's storytelling team. It may include a craft, activity, or live animal presentation. May be canceled due to inclement weather. 

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

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

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Listen to a nature-themed children’s story, then explore the bucolic gardens. Rain or shine. Meet in the Main House.

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

Where:
Mt. Cuba Center
3120 Barley Mill Rd
Hockessin, DE  19707
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Contact Name: Mt. Cuba Center
Website »

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Please bring bug spray; none will be provided during this walking tour. Weather permitting. 

Cost: $16

Where:
Cold Spring Brewery
733 Seashore Rd.
Cape May, NJ  08204
View map »


Website »

More information

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

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

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


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

More information

The series features contemporary and traditional performances by local church bands. There will be limited snacks and beverages available for purchase at each concert. Performances include:...

Cost: FREE

Where:
William Morrow Beach
Bay Avenue
Somers Point, NJ  08244
View map »


Website »

More information

Cirque du Soleil returns to the big top in Oaks, PA for the second year. This year's show, Amaluna, features high-flying acrobatics and a giant water bowl.

Cost: $54 and up

Where:
Greater Philadelphia Expo Center
100 Station Avenue
Oaks, PA  19456
View map »

More information

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

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

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


Website »

More information

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

Cost: FREE

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


Website »

More information

Show More...
Show Less...

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

Cost: $20-$0

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

More information

Supplies and a snack are included. 

Cost: $10

Where:
Fairmount Park
Resevoir Dr
Philadelphia , PA  19119
View map »


Sponsor: Let’s Go Outdoors
Telephone: 866-878-3595
Contact Name: Let’s Go Outdoors
Website »

More information

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

Cost: $15-$20

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


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

More information

Philadelphia’s dinosaur museum is open late with pay-as you-wish admission, a pop-up Dino Drafts beer garden with food, live animal presentations and hands-on activities.

Cost: $10

Where:
Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University
1900 Ben Franklin Pkwy
Philadelphia, PA  19103
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Contact Name: Carolyn Belardo
Website »

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See spectacular vehicles on display, or show off one of your own. This is an opportunity for car enthusiasts to see, show and talk cars.

Cost: FREE

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

More information

Board Game Night is traveling all the way to Philadelphia! Join Independence Seaport Museum and Tiki Tiki Board Games for a night of fun and games in the newly opened Riverview Tavern as part of...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Independence Seaport Museum
211 S Columbus Blvd
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Sponsor: Independence Seaport Museum
Telephone: 215-589-7183
Contact Name: Independence Seaport Museum
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Asian Arts Initiative is partnering with the Philadelphia Community Bail Fund to close out the exhibit with a night of dancing and music. All ticket sales will be donated to Philadelphia...

Cost: $15-20

Where:
Asian Arts Initiative
1219 Vine Street
Philadelphia, PA  19107
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Watch an independent film (fiction, animation or documentary), then join a moderated discussion about the topics it addressed.  

Cost: FREE

Where:
John B Kelly School
5116 Pulaski Avenue
Philaedlphia , PA
View map »

More information

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

Cost: $15-$35

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


Website »

More information

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

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

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


Website »

More information

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

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

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


Website »

More information

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

Cost: FREE

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


Telephone: 160-929-26308
Website »

More information

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

Cost: free

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


Website »

More information

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

Cost: FREE

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


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

More information

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

Cost: Members free. Included with admission.

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


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

More information

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

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

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


Telephone: 215-409-6600
Website »

More information

Inspired by author Amy Stewart’s best-selling book Wicked Plants: The Weed that Killed Lincoln’s Mother and Other Botanical Atrocities, this family-friendly traveling exhibit gives...

Cost: $9; $3, toddlers; FREE, 12mos. & younger.

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


Telephone: 302-658-9111
Contact Name: Jennifer Acord

More information

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

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

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

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

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

Cost: $8-$10

Where:
Emlen Physick Estate
1048 Washington Street
Cape May, NJ  08204
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Sponsor: Mid-Atlantic Center for the Arts & Humanities (MAC)
Telephone: 609-884-5404
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Find sports cards, old and new sets, autographed memorabilia, posters, supplies, toys, coins, beanie babies, comics, jerseys and videos.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Wildwoods Convention Center
Wildwood, NJ

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

Cost: $19.95

Where:
LEGOLAND Discovery Center Philadelphia
Located inside Plymouth Meeting Mall 500 West Germantown Pike
Plymouth Meeting, PA  19462
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Somers Point celebrates summertime with its 27th Annual AtlantiCare Concerts on the beach starting Friday, June 21. All concerts take place on William Morrow Beach on Bay Avenue starting at 7 p.m....

Cost: Free

Where:
William Morrow Beach
Bay Avenue
Somers Point, NJ  08244
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The show brings together an all-star lineup of comic talent, comic publishers, small press, entertainment guests and wrestling guests. Fans will experience multiple panels, autographing...

Cost: 80-299

Where:
Pennsylvania Convention Center
1101 Arch St
Philadelphia, PA  19107
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Free admission includes access to the core exhibition featuring more than 360 years of American Jewish history, and the current special exhibition, Sara Berman's Closet, the remarkable tale of...

Cost: FREE

Where:
National Museum of American Jewish History
101 S Independence Mall E
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Sponsor: National Museum of American Jewish History
Telephone: 215-923-3811
Contact Name: Alyssa Stuble
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Explore the grounds to find clues and get a prize.

Cost: $5

Where:
Emlen Physick Estate
1048 Washington Street
Cape May, NJ  08204
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Sponsor: Mid-Atlantic Center for the Arts & Humanities (MAC)
Telephone: 609-884-5404
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Glory of Stories introduces young visitors to the Museum through a story, interactive tour, and art making. Ages 2+.  Family Friendly.

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

Where:
Delaware Art Museum
2301 Kentmere Parkway
Wilmington, DE  19806
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Explore a variety of STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts and math) activities all summer long to challenge creativity including marble runs, soaring satellites and more. This is a...

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

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

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

Cost: $4; FREE, ages 2 & younger

Where:
The Market at DelVal
2100 Lower State Rd
Doylestown, PA  18901
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Sponsor: The Market at DelVal
Telephone: 215-230-7170
Contact Name: Rob Arcidiacono
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July 19: “Jumpin’ Johnny” Sansone and Dana Fuchs Sansone is a multi-Big East and Billboard Music Award-winning singer/songwriter; and Dana Fuchs is a Golden...

Cost: FREE

Where:
William Morrow Beach
Bay Avenue
Somers Point, NJ  08244
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Cirque du Soleil returns to the big top in Oaks, PA for the second year. This year's show, Amaluna, features high-flying acrobatics and a giant water bowl.

Cost: $54 and up

Where:
Greater Philadelphia Expo Center
100 Station Avenue
Oaks, PA  19456
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Gather the family and bring your blankets and chairs to catch movies throughout the county all summer long. Unless otherwise noted, the rain date for all movies will be the next day. All shows...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Multiple Gloucester County locations
, NJ


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

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

Where:
Longwood Gardens
1001 Longwood Rd.
Kennett Square, PA
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The 180-year-old fountain — the country’s oldest of its kind — underwent a renovation that not only modernized its infrastructure, but added colored lights and music. Find a place...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Franklin Square
200 N 6th St.
Philadelphia, PA
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All adult participants receive t-shirt and a medal, as well as a hot breakfast buffet immediately following the finish. The Sprint is a .25-mile swim, 10-mile bike ride & 3.1 mile run. The...

Cost: FREE

Where:
15th St. & the Beach
North Wildwood, NJ


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Discover how breaker boys worked in Pennsylvania’s coal mines, visit the General Store and explore what could be purchased for 5 cents, try your hand at grinding grain, and using an...

Cost: $2

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

Cost: $20-$0

Where:
Morris Arboretum
100 E. Northwestern Avenue
Philadelphia, PA  19118
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On View Now through January 5, 2020 Buy tickets online or call 800.448.3883. Escape into the imaginative world of garden follies, Winterthur’s first-ever exhibition of whimsical and classic...

Cost: Members free. Included with admission.

Where:
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
5105 Kennett Pike (Rt 52)
Winterthur, DE  19807
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Sponsor: Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
Telephone: 800-448-3883
Contact Name: Information & & Tours
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Listen to readings from lighthouse, seashore and maritime literature in this program geared especially for younger children. Free!  

Cost: Free

Where:
Cape May Point State Park Education Center
215 Lighthouse Avenue
Cape May Point State Park (Next to Cape May Point)
Lower Township, NJ  08204
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Sponsor: Mid-Atlantic Center for the Arts & Humanities (MAC)
Telephone: 609-884-5404
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Hear from the Lighthouse Keeper about the lighthouse, its history and lore, in this half-hour talk especially for children. 

Cost: Free

Where:
Cape May Point State Park Education Center
215 Lighthouse Avenue
Cape May Point State Park (Next to Cape May Point)
Lower Township, NJ  08204
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Sponsor: Mid-Atlantic Center for the Arts & Humanities (MAC)
Telephone: 609-884-5404
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Choose from a variety of containers and plants to make a terrarium or fairy garden. Garden Center staff will guide you through the process.

Cost: $35

Where:
Linvilla Orchards
137 W. Knowlton Rd
Media, PA  19063
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Sponsor: Linvilla Orchards
Telephone: 610-876-7116
Contact Name: Linvilla Orchards
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Bring an appetite! Visitors dig into a variety of burger samples served up by some of the area’s best chefs and vote for their favorite. Proceeds benefit the Food Bank of Delaware and...

Cost: $50, adults; $32, teens; $12, kids

Where:
Rocfkrd Park
Wilmington, DE  19806


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Rock and roll with acceleration, physics and lots of loops as you create a miniature roller coaster. This is a drop-in program.

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

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

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Let's Go Outdoors is putting a spin on social language groups for children, ages 13-16. Teens and their adult caregivers enjoy games and socializing outdoors.

Cost: FREE

Where:
WeWork
1010 N Hancock St
Philadelphia, PA  19123
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Sponsor: Let’s Go Outdoors
Telephone: 866-878-3595
Contact Name: Let’s Go Outdoors
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The performance features the comedy and magic of; Danny Archer, Mike Bonacci, Mike Miller, Mystique as well as additional performers. The show includes a number of favorite family...

Cost: $15-$20

Where:
Smoke & Mirrors Magic Theater
2840 Pine Rd. Landmark Business Center
Landmark Business Center
Philadelphia, PA  19006
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Sponsor: Smoke & Mirrors Magic Theater
Telephone: 267-626-1366
Contact Name: Danny Archer
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Expect food, drinks and desserts, vendors, crafters, kids’ games and a silent auction.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Emmanuel EC Church
100 South Main St.
Hatfield, PA  19440
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Telephone: 215-896-7109
Contact Name: Cristy Johnson

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Drop the kids off for games, crafts, open play and movies. Dinner is included, as well as a snack.

Cost: 20.00

Where:
Miles Park Building
4021 Joshua Road
Lafayette Hill, PA  19444
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Sponsor: Whitemarsh Township Parks and Recreation
Telephone: 610-828-7276
Contact Name: Jackie Bender
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Watch an independent film (fiction, animation or documentary), then join a moderated discussion about the topics it addressed.  

Cost: FREE

Where:
Masjidullah, Inc.
Masjidullah 7401 Limekiln Pike West Oak Lane
Philadelphia , PA
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The exhibit features more than 300 artifacts, including some of Marvel’s most iconic and sought-after pages, costumes and props that will excite both avid collectors and casual...

Cost: $15-$35

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

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

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

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

Where:
Blue Cross RiverRink
101 S. Columbus Blvd.
Philadelphia, PA
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Explore the existence of crocodiles in New Jersey throughout their evolution. Crocodylians have been on the Earth for over 200 million years, and the wide diversity of crocodile species found in...

Cost: FREE

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

Cost: free

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

Cost: FREE

Where:
Bucks County Visitor Center
3207 Street Road
Bensalem, PA  19020
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Sponsor: Visit Bucks County
Telephone: 215-639-0300
Contact Name: Gloria Shaffer
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This free event features hands-on robotics, STEM activities, Maker’s Row, LEGO pit, Girls in STEM Expo, and fun for all ages! This event is the first of its kind featuring a basketball court...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Greater Philadelphia Expo Center
100 Station Ave.
Oaks, PA  19456
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Sponsor: Tin Mints FIRST Robotics team, Eastern Pennsylvania Robotics Alliance
Telephone: 484-466-6165 (cell)
Contact Name: Samantha Shutter
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Explore Hamilton: The Constitutional Clashes That Shaped a Nation, the National Constitution Center’s compelling new exhibit which highlights the competing ideas of Alexander Hamilton and his...

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

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Telephone: 215-409-6600
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Inspired by author Amy Stewart’s best-selling book Wicked Plants: The Weed that Killed Lincoln’s Mother and Other Botanical Atrocities, this family-friendly traveling exhibit gives...

Cost: $9; $3, toddlers; FREE, 12mos. & younger.

Where:
Delaware Museum of Natural History
4840 Kennett Pike
Wilmington, DE  19807
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Telephone: 302-658-9111
Contact Name: Jennifer Acord

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Learn about life at sea or join a treasure hunt. The Valhalla Pirates will be back as well as Bayman Dan with his net making skills. The Sea Dogs Maritime Band, an authentic maritime...

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

Where:
Historic Cold Spring Village
720 Route 9 South
Cape May, NJ  08204
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Sponsor: Ocean Club Hotel
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This rustic play area encourages kids to use what’s available in the outdoors for fun; learning to love nature and loving to learn naturally.   The concept of Nature Play is to give...

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

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


Telephone: 215-247-5777
Website »

More information

Find sports cards, old and new sets, autographed memorabilia, posters, supplies, toys, coins, beanie babies, comics, jerseys and videos.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Wildwoods Convention Center
Wildwood, NJ

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

Cost: $19.95

Where:
LEGOLAND Discovery Center Philadelphia
Located inside Plymouth Meeting Mall 500 West Germantown Pike
Plymouth Meeting, PA  19462
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The show brings together an all-star lineup of comic talent, comic publishers, small press, entertainment guests and wrestling guests. Fans will experience multiple panels, autographing...

Cost: 80-299

Where:
Pennsylvania Convention Center
1101 Arch St
Philadelphia, PA  19107
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Free admission includes access to the core exhibition featuring more than 360 years of American Jewish history, and the current special exhibition, Sara Berman's Closet, the remarkable tale of...

Cost: FREE

Where:
National Museum of American Jewish History
101 S Independence Mall E
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Sponsor: National Museum of American Jewish History
Telephone: 215-923-3811
Contact Name: Alyssa Stuble
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Explore the grounds to find clues and get a prize.

Cost: $5

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


Sponsor: Mid-Atlantic Center for the Arts & Humanities (MAC)
Telephone: 609-884-5404
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The 35-acre village features a rotating cast of costumed characters that take visitors back to medieval times. Experience music, dancing and a variety of attractions including 50-plus stage shows,...

Where:
Mount Hope Estate and Winery
2775 Lebanon Rd.
Manheim, PA
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Explore a variety of STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts and math) activities all summer long to challenge creativity including marble runs, soaring satellites and more. This is a...

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

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


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

More information

Cirque du Soleil returns to the big top in Oaks, PA for the second year. This year's show, Amaluna, features high-flying acrobatics and a giant water bowl.

Cost: $54 and up

Where:
Greater Philadelphia Expo Center
100 Station Avenue
Oaks, PA  19456
View map »

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

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

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


Website »

More information

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

Cost: FREE

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


Website »

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