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October 2018

The National Kidney Foundation’s annual Kidney Walk is set to kick off at the Philadelphia Museum of Art on Sunday, October 14th.  Participants will be stepping up to raise awareness of kidney...

Cost: Free

Where:
Philadelphia Museum of Art
2600 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA  19130
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Sponsor: National Kidney Foundation
Telephone: 215-923-8611
Contact Name: Andrea Giannini
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Join hundreds of fellow dog lovers for the kickoff event of National Dog Show Month in Philly. The event features also multiple attractions (think demos, an agility course, prizes and celeb...

Cost: $20, individual; $35, family

Where:
Wilson Farm Park
500 Lee Rd
Wayne, PA
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This year’s walk will help raise critical funds and awareness to create a safer, more inclusive world for children and adults living with food allergies. Registration and activities will...

Where:
Challenge Grove Park
101 Bortons Mill Rd.
Cherry Hill, NJ
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Canoe or kayak on the Rancocas Creek or Smithville Lake and see the fall foliage as you float along. Residents decorate their docks and hope to win your vote as you float. Launching takes place...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Historic Smithville Park
801 Smithville Rd.
Eastampton, NJ
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This exhibition, organized by the Robert M. Minkoff Foundation and guest curated by Andrew Page for the Robert M. Minkoff Foundation, celebrates the botanical sculptures of an...

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

Where:
Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
1501 Glasstown Road
Millville, NJ  08332
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Sponsor: Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
Telephone: 856-825-6800
Contact Name: Taral Thompson
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Trick-or-treat through the galleries. At the exhibits Outside In, Butterflies!, Xtreme Bugs and The Big Dig, visitors will receive a treat to take home and...

Cost: $19.95, adults; $15.95, kids.

Where:
Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University
1900 Ben Franklin Pkwy
Philadelphia, PA  19103
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Supplies are provided.

Cost: $25, scarecrow; $15, if you bring your own

Where:
The Market at DelVal
2100 Lower State Rd
Doylestown, PA  18901
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Telephone: 215-230-7170
Contact Name: Robert
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This exhibition in the Down Jersey Folklife Center features the paper cuts, paper cut collage works and an installation created by the internationally celebrated Chinese artist, Xin Song. Many of...

Where:
Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
1501 Glasstown Road
Millville, NJ  08332
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Sponsor: Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
Telephone: 185-682-56800
Contact Name: Taral Thompson
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All boys, Catholic Diocesan high school that offers comprehensive academic curriculum within a disciplined Catholic environment enriched by its cultural, racial, and religious diversity. 17 varsity...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Roman Catholic High School, Philadelphia
301 N Broad St
Philadelphia, PA
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Gywnedd Mercy Academy High School provides students a transformative educational experience both in and beyond the classroom. - Over 47 Honors and AP Courses - Renowned Music and Fine Arts...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Gwynedd Mercy Academy High School, Gwynedd Valley
1345 Sumneytown Pike
Gwynedd Valley , PA  19437
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Festivities include face painting, a wagon ride to the apple orchard (U-pick apples are $1/lb.), arts & crafts, pumpkin decorating and a bubble-wrap-popping party. Apple cider, gingersnaps and...

Cost: $5

Where:
T S Smith & Sons - Pavilion
Orchards End
Bridgeville, DE
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Sponsor: Autism Delaware
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POST is a behind-the-scenes look at a day in the life of a visual artist as well as a community building initiative designed to strengthen bonds within the visual artist sector, fostering...

Cost: FREE

Where:
South Philadelphia
Philadelphia, PA


Telephone: 215-546-7775
Contact Name: Julia Fox
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The Philly Goats will be on hand to help escort children of all ages through one of this city's oldest cemeteries. Enjoy guided tours, treasure maps and story tellers and interactions with...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Lower Hood Cemetery
4901 Germantown Avenue
Philadelphia, PA  19144
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Sponsor: Philly Goat Project
Telephone: 215-460-7725
Contact Name: Karen Krivit
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Explore the science of how things move by land, sea and air at From Here to There, October 6, 2018-January 6, 2019. Lift, launch and levitate as you experiment with hands-on exhibits that make...

Cost: Free with Museum admission: $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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Wind chimes will be give to kids for decorating with caregiver, guided play and games, exploring during nature walk or kike to a fun playground site, which includes craft time, playtime and snack...

Cost: $12

Where:
Cedar Park
700 South 50th Street
Philadelphia, PA  19143
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Sponsor: Let's Go Outdoors
Telephone: 866-878-3595
Contact Name: Let's Go Outdoors
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Wilmington Friends School is a preschool-12th grade, Quaker school, in Wilmington, Delaware.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Wilmington Friends School
101 School Rd
Wilmington, PA
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The grounds of Cape May’s original haunted house have been transformed for the spooky season. Walk the grounds and vote for your favorite ghoulishly gruesome or foolishly funny scarecrow.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Emlen Physick Estate
1048 Washington St.
Cape May, NJ  08204
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Sponsor: Mid-Atlantic Center for The Arts and Humanities
Telephone: 160-988-45404
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Help Thomas the Tank Engine be a “really useful engine,” as you explore the sights and sounds of the island, including Knapford Station and Sodor Steamworks. Learn valuable STEM skills...

Cost: $19

Where:
Please Touch Museum
4231 Avenue of the Republic
Philadelphia, PA  19131
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Why are your kids fascinated with Minecraft? Connect with them, and be blown away by off-the-charts fun at Minefaire: The Ultimate Minecraft Fan Experience.The #1 Minecraft event in the USA comes...

Cost: $49

Where:
Greater Philadelphia Expo Center
100 Station Ave.
Oaks, PA  19456
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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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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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Enjoy two stages of live music, an Irish market, kids’ activities and a food court.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Historic Smithville & Village Greene
615 East Moss Mill Rd.
Galloway, NJ  08205
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Telephone: 609-748-8999
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Step inside the larger-than-life pages of beloved fairy tales from around the globe including Cinderella, Beauty and the Beast and Jack and the Beanstalk in this hands-on exhibition, which is a...

Where:
Mercer Museum
84 S Pine Street
Doylestown, PA  18901
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Telephone: 121-534-50210
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General admission allows entry to the 18-acre adventure farm, which includes more than 45 activities for children and adults.  Get lost in the 5-acre corn maze, take a hayride through the...

Cost: M-F $9.99 Sat-Sun $12.99

Where:
Hellerick's Family Farm
5500 North Easton Road (Route 611)
Doylestown, PA  18902
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Sponsor: Hellerick's Family Farm
Telephone: 215-766-8388
Contact Name: Paul Hellerick
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Set out on a not-so-spooky adventure through “Extinction Graveyard” and run wild at the trick-or-treat stations situated around the zoo. Dress up in costume and enjoy fall offerings...

Cost: $19.95-$24.95

Where:
Philadelphia Zoo
3400 W Girard Ave
Philadelphia, PA  19104
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Telephone: 215-243-1100
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This expansive exhibition, curated by Brooklyn artist Benjamin Wright, features over 20 contemporary artists whose work is inspired by science. The artwork on display will allow visitors to explore...

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

Where:
Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
1501 Glasstown Road
Millville, NJ  08332
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Sponsor: Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
Telephone: 856-825-6800
Contact Name: Taral Thompson
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Harvest hayrides take guests on a 15- to 20-minute trip through the fields and orchards. They run frequently between the hours listed, weather permitting. More wagons are operated during peak...

Cost: $6

Where:
Linvilla Orchards
137 W Knowlton Rd
Media, PA  19063
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Telephone: 610-876-7116

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Don your favorite kooky costumes and get ready for frightening family festivities. The center will feature different fall activities every weekend including meet & greets with an owl, snake and...

Cost: $19

Where:
LEGOLAND Discovery Center Philadelphia
Plymouth Meeting Mall
500 W. Germantown Pike
Plymouth Meeting, PA  19462
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The fun includes a wagon ride to the pumpkin patch, inflatable attractions and a corn maze. Craft beer and wine are available for purchase in the greenhouse.  

Cost: $10; FREE, ages 2 & younger.

Where:
The Market at DelVal
2100 Lower State Rd
Doylestown, PA  18901
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Telephone: 215-230-7170
Contact Name: Robert
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Features an artisanal craft fair, food trucks, goats, playground, farm tours, hayrides and a market with local produce. 

Cost: FREE

Where:
Highland Orchards
1000 Marshallton Thorndale Rd.
West Chester, PA  19380
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Telephone: 610-269-3494

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Enjoy themed weekends, including: Aug. 3 & 4: Themed “Children’s Fantasy,” festivities include a treasure hunt and meet-and-greets with a king. Aug. 10 & 11: Themed...

Cost: $27.95 (advance) & $31.95 (gate), adults; $12.95, ages 5-11; FREE, ages 4 & youn

Where:
Mount Hope Estate and Winery
2775 Lebanon Rd.
Manheim, PA
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Expect pay-as-you-go German food, a beer-and-wine garden and live entertainment.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Peddler's Village
Routes 202 & 263
Lahaska, PA  18931
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Telephone: 215-794-4000

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Dozens of skeletons, ghosts and spooky characters beckon in this colorful display of Halloween-themed Dept. 56 collectibles, inside the front porch of the museum.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Emlen Physick Estate
1048 Washington St.
Cape May, NJ  08204
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Sponsor: Mid-Atlantic Center for The Arts and Humanities
Telephone: 609-884-5404
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Each month, adults and children can create art together and experiment with new materials, techniques and themes in the Bank of America Education Wing Studios. Sept 9   Artistic...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Delaware Art Museum
2301 Kentmere Parkway
Wilmington, DE  19806
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Sponsor: Delaware Art Museum
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Enjoy a fall afternoon along the picturesque Chester Creek Valley from the heated train as you embark on a 90-minute journey back in time to the village of Glen Mills and return. All trains make a...

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

Where:
West Chester Railroad
230 E Market St
West Chester, PA
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Come to Norristown Farm Park to make your fall scarecrow.  There will be a contest to see who can make the scariest, the most original, and the best overall scarecrow.  Bring the clothes you want...

Cost: $5.00 per scarecrow

Where:
Norristown Farm Park
Barley Sheaf Dr. & Germantown Pike
E. Norriton, PA  19403
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Sponsor: Montgomery County Parks, Trails, & Historic Sites
Telephone: 610-270-0215
Contact Name: Ruth King
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Quaker school founded in 1785 pursues educational excellence for a diverse student body within an academically rigorous and balanced program on 48 acres with refurbished class buildings and halls....

Cost: FREE

Where:
Moorestown Friends School
, PA

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

Cost: $19-$45

Where:
Eastern State Penitentiary
2027 Fairmount Ave.
Philadelphia, PA  19130
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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 pony rides, pedal tractors and wagon rides, a cornstalk maze, barnyard animals, pumpkin painting, homemade food and live music (between noon-4pm).

Cost: $8

Where:
Terhune Orchards
330 Cold Soil Rd.
Princeton, NJ  08540
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Sponsor: Terhune Orchards
Telephone: 609-924-2310
Contact Name: Farm Store
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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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Ebenezer Maxwell Mansion’s 2018 Murder Mystery is entitled A Seance to Remember. Join us the last two weekends in October 2018 for a live theatre walking tour. The Murder Mystery is similar to...

Cost: 16

Where:
Ebenezer Maxwell Mansion
200 West Tulpehocken Street
Phildelphia, PA  19144
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Sponsor: Ebenezer Maxwell Mansion
Telephone: 215-438-1861
Contact Name: Diane Richardson
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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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View mums of all colors and kinds, then learn about pumpkins and, for an additional fee, paint them. Concessions available for purchase include pumpkin bread, hot chocolate and hot apple cider....

Cost: $9

Where:
Camden Children's Garden
3 Riverside Drive
Camden, NJ  08103
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The 3-day program hosted by Your Charming Child covers everything your kid will need to be comfortable, confident, respectful, outgoing, compassionate and grateful. They’ll learn the right...

Cost: $110- $300

Where:
Hilltown
, PA  18927


Sponsor: Your Charming Child - Etiquette Instruction
Telephone: 215-453-1432
Contact Name: Lisa Butowsky
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Enjoy a hayride through the orchards while they’re illuminated by the moon. This wagon ride is perfect for date night or as a stargazers’ treat. The hayride will end with a...

Cost: $7

Where:
Linvilla Orchards
137 W Knowlton Rd
Media, PA  19063
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Sponsor: Linvilla Orchards
Telephone: 610-876-7116
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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
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October 7  Painting Words Learn how to paint a masterpiece using your favorite word as your subject. Teaching Artist: Matt Higgins (MFA alum 2017) October 14  Mobile Making Create a...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
118-128 N Broad St
Philadelphia, PA
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Philly Mini Golf is transformed into spooky fun for the Halloween season with fog, lights, music and surprises.

Where:
Franklin Square
200 N 6th St
Philadelphia, PA
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With terrifying attractions such as the Hayride of Horror, Barn of Horror, Alien 3D Encounter and Carnage, this place is as scary as it sounds. Ticket booth opens an 6pm. Attractions open an...

Cost: Cost varies

Where:
Shady Brook Farm
931 Stony Hill Rd.
Yardley, PA
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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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Captain Cookie will host this buffet meal and pirate for his crew: Elmo, Bert, Ernie, Cookie Monster and Rosita. Paid park admission required in addition to dine reservation. October 13...

Cost: $30

Where:
Sesame Place
100 Sesame Road
Langhorne, PA  19047
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Telephone: 215-752-3566
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Come in costume and enjoy three Halloween-themed shows, soar, swing, fly and cruise on three Count von Count-themed mechanical rides, and see everyone’s favorite furry friends dressed up in...

Cost: $65

Where:
Sesame Place
100 Sesame Rd.
Langhorne, PA  19047
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Telephone: 121-575-23566
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The mall is the first location in the country to feature the limited-edition Museum Editions' collection that represents nine key milestones in Van Gogh’s life. The collection consists of...

Cost: $5; FREE, kids & military personnel.

Where:
King of Prussia Mall
160 N. Gulph Rd
King of Prussia, PA
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On Oct. 12, visitors can enter Cherry Street Pier for the first time; the newly transformed 55,0000-square-foot former municipal shipping pier has been converted into a public destination that...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Cherry Street Pier
121 N Christopher Columbus Blvd
Philadelphia, PA
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The choreography for the Pennsylvania Ballet's season opener embraces Shakespeare’s love story by showcasing the beauty of love and the devastation of death, with set designs by Paul...

Cost: Cost varies

Where:
Academy of Music
240 S Broad St
Philadelphia, PA
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This family event features more than 30 themed rides & attractions, special entertainment, and the trick-or-treat trail, a safe, interactive experience included in admission.

Cost: $44.99; ages 3 & up

Where:
Dutch Wonderland
2249 Lincoln Hwy E
Lancaster, PA
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With more than 100 tons of pumpkins display, the orchard will have pumpkins of all shapes and sizes to choose from. Families can also enjoy live music and entertainment, pick-your-own apples and a...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Linvilla Orchards
137 Knowlton Rd.
Media, PA
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Zombies and ghouls take over the park for a frightening evening of fun after the sun goes down. Fright Fest offers a wide variety of places to get your scare on including seven haunted mazes and...

Cost: $47.99 & up

Where:
Six Flags Great Adventure
1 Six Flags Blvd.
Jackson, NJ
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The Halloween wonderland features more than 3,000 hand-carved, illuminative pumpkins transformed into colorful landscapes, iconic figures and intricate structures. Expert carvers will be on-site to...

Where:
West Fairmount Park
5201 Parkside Ave.
Philadelphia, PA
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Students in 5th - 12th grades are invited to join Schmata Productions Community Youth Theater for our 12th season!  Auditions are for parts but ensemble only members are welcome to join us as...

Cost: 0

Where:
Beth Chaim Reform Congregation
389 Conestoga Road
Malvern, PA  19355
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Sponsor: Schmata Productions Community Youth Theater
Telephone: 610-733-2289
Contact Name: Gina Curry
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Participants create a scarecrow for the theme: A Moment in Time, a significant occasion in the designer’s life that they associate with a single, public figure. All entries will be on...

Cost: $19, adults; $10, kids.

Where:
Morris Arboretum
100 E Northwestern Ave
Philadelphia, PA  19031
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Fall fun abounds here; you’ll find seasonal food, dog and decorated stroller parades, a massive pumpkin display, amusement and hayrides, food contests and the Little Miss & Mr. Pumpkin...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Salem County Fairgrounds
735 Harding Hwy.
Woodstown, NJ
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This exhibition, organized by the Robert M. Minkoff Foundation and guest curated by Andrew Page for the Robert M. Minkoff Foundation, celebrates the botanical sculptures of an...

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

Where:
Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
1501 Glasstown Road
Millville, NJ  08332
View map »


Sponsor: Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
Telephone: 856-825-6800
Contact Name: Taral Thompson
Website »

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Explore the science of how things move by land, sea and air at From Here to There, October 6, 2018-January 6, 2019. Lift, launch and levitate as you experiment with hands-on exhibits that make...

Cost: Free with Museum admission: $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
Website »

More information

Trick-or-treat through the galleries. At the exhibits Outside In, Butterflies!, Xtreme Bugs and The Big Dig, visitors will receive a treat to take home and...

Cost: $19.95, adults; $15.95, kids.

Where:
Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University
1900 Ben Franklin Pkwy
Philadelphia, PA  19103
View map »

More information

This exhibition in the Down Jersey Folklife Center features the paper cuts, paper cut collage works and an installation created by the internationally celebrated Chinese artist, Xin Song. Many of...

Where:
Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
1501 Glasstown Road
Millville, NJ  08332
View map »


Sponsor: Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
Telephone: 185-682-56800
Contact Name: Taral Thompson
Website »

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Explore the many changes that are happening outdoors now.  Why are so many birds flying overhead?  What causes the leaves to change color? Why are squirrels and chipmunks so busy now?  Find out...

Cost: $5.00 per child

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

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

Cost: $19-$45

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


Website »

More information

Ebenezer Maxwell Mansion’s 2018 Murder Mystery is entitled A Seance to Remember. Join us the last two weekends in October 2018 for a live theatre walking tour. The Murder Mystery is similar to...

Cost: 16

Where:
Ebenezer Maxwell Mansion
200 West Tulpehocken Street
Phildelphia, PA  19144
View map »


Sponsor: Ebenezer Maxwell Mansion
Telephone: 215-438-1861
Contact Name: Diane Richardson
Website »

More information

The grounds of Cape May’s original haunted house have been transformed for the spooky season. Walk the grounds and vote for your favorite ghoulishly gruesome or foolishly funny scarecrow.

Cost: FREE

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


Sponsor: Mid-Atlantic Center for The Arts and Humanities
Telephone: 160-988-45404
Website »

More information

Help Thomas the Tank Engine be a “really useful engine,” as you explore the sights and sounds of the island, including Knapford Station and Sodor Steamworks. Learn valuable STEM skills...

Cost: $19

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

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

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
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Sponsor: Pottsgrove Manor
Telephone: 610-326-4014
Contact Name: Ann Shipley
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Enjoy the 6-acre corn maze, slides, pumpkin pad and pumpkin painting. On Saturdays only, extras include farm tours, a tractor train, food vendors and live music.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Fifer Orchards Farm and Country Store
1919 Allabands Mill Road
Camden-Wyoming, DE  19934
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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
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Step inside the larger-than-life pages of beloved fairy tales from around the globe including Cinderella, Beauty and the Beast and Jack and the Beanstalk in this hands-on exhibition, which is a...

Where:
Mercer Museum
84 S Pine Street
Doylestown, PA  18901
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Telephone: 121-534-50210
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General admission allows entry to the 18-acre adventure farm, which includes more than 45 activities for children and adults.  Get lost in the 5-acre corn maze, take a hayride through the...

Cost: M-F $9.99 Sat-Sun $12.99

Where:
Hellerick's Family Farm
5500 North Easton Road (Route 611)
Doylestown, PA  18902
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Sponsor: Hellerick's Family Farm
Telephone: 215-766-8388
Contact Name: Paul Hellerick
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This expansive exhibition, curated by Brooklyn artist Benjamin Wright, features over 20 contemporary artists whose work is inspired by science. The artwork on display will allow visitors to explore...

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

Where:
Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
1501 Glasstown Road
Millville, NJ  08332
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Sponsor: Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
Telephone: 856-825-6800
Contact Name: Taral Thompson
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Asian-American lives are shaped by the concept of labor, whether working in factories overseas, as caretakers in the United States or performing the emotional labor of smiling every time someone...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Asian Arts Initiative
1219 Vine Street
Philadelphia, PA  19107
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Sponsor: Asian Arts Initiative
Telephone: 215-557-0455
Contact Name: Melissa
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Dozens of skeletons, ghosts and spooky characters beckon in this colorful display of Halloween-themed Dept. 56 collectibles, inside the front porch of the museum.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Emlen Physick Estate
1048 Washington St.
Cape May, NJ  08204
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Sponsor: Mid-Atlantic Center for The Arts and Humanities
Telephone: 609-884-5404
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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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Enjoy a hayride through the orchards while they’re illuminated by the moon. This wagon ride is perfect for date night or as a stargazers’ treat. The hayride will end with a...

Cost: $7

Where:
Linvilla Orchards
137 W Knowlton Rd
Media, PA  19063
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Sponsor: Linvilla Orchards
Telephone: 610-876-7116
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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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Come in costume and enjoy three Halloween-themed shows, soar, swing, fly and cruise on three Count von Count-themed mechanical rides, and see everyone’s favorite furry friends dressed up in...

Cost: $65

Where:
Sesame Place
100 Sesame Rd.
Langhorne, PA  19047
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Telephone: 121-575-23566
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On Oct. 12, visitors can enter Cherry Street Pier for the first time; the newly transformed 55,0000-square-foot former municipal shipping pier has been converted into a public destination that...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Cherry Street Pier
121 N Christopher Columbus Blvd
Philadelphia, PA
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Wilmington Friends School is a preschool-12th grade, Quaker school, in Wilmington, Delaware.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Wilmington Friends School
101 School Rd
Wilmington, PA
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With more than 100 tons of pumpkins display, the orchard will have pumpkins of all shapes and sizes to choose from. Families can also enjoy live music and entertainment, pick-your-own apples and a...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Linvilla Orchards
137 Knowlton Rd.
Media, PA
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Zombies and ghouls take over the park for a frightening evening of fun after the sun goes down. Fright Fest offers a wide variety of places to get your scare on including seven haunted mazes and...

Cost: $47.99 & up

Where:
Six Flags Great Adventure
1 Six Flags Blvd.
Jackson, NJ
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Participants create a scarecrow for the theme: A Moment in Time, a significant occasion in the designer’s life that they associate with a single, public figure. All entries will be on...

Cost: $19, adults; $10, kids.

Where:
Morris Arboretum
100 E Northwestern Ave
Philadelphia, PA  19031
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The Halloween wonderland features more than 3,000 hand-carved, illuminative pumpkins transformed into colorful landscapes, iconic figures and intricate structures. Expert carvers will be on-site to...

Where:
West Fairmount Park
5201 Parkside Ave.
Philadelphia, PA
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Winterthur Director of Interpretation and Estate Historian Jeff Groff examines the notable mansions of the Main Line—those that are lost and many that survive in private or institutional...

Cost: $10 per member, $15 per nonmember

Where:
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
5105 Kennett Pike
Wilmington, DE  19807
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Telephone: 180-044-83883
Contact Name: Information and Tours
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This exhibition, organized by the Robert M. Minkoff Foundation and guest curated by Andrew Page for the Robert M. Minkoff Foundation, celebrates the botanical sculptures of an...

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

Where:
Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
1501 Glasstown Road
Millville, NJ  08332
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Sponsor: Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
Telephone: 856-825-6800
Contact Name: Taral Thompson
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This exhibition in the Down Jersey Folklife Center features the paper cuts, paper cut collage works and an installation created by the internationally celebrated Chinese artist, Xin Song. Many of...

Where:
Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
1501 Glasstown Road
Millville, NJ  08332
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Sponsor: Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
Telephone: 185-682-56800
Contact Name: Taral Thompson
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Once the site of a real prison, this infamous haunt features six horrifying attractions in one admission price, including the Infirmary, Blood Yard, Breakout and Lockdown. If you’ve got...

Cost: $19-$45

Where:
Eastern State Penitentiary
2027 Fairmount Ave.
Philadelphia, PA  19130
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Visit Fabby-Do for a fun morning with yummy treats and tasty beverages with purchase of a craft! Space is limited. Reserve your spot by calling 215-939-0233.

Cost: Free

Where:
Fabby-Do Creative Boutique for Kids
64 South Main Street
Doylestown, PA  18901
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Sponsor: Fabby Do Creative Boutique for Kids
Telephone: 215-939-0233
Contact Name: Robin Brackbill
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Bring the whole gang for pumpkin-themed activities. 

Cost: FREE

Where:
Bridgeville Public Library
600 S Cannon St.
Bridgeville, DE
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Explore the science of how things move by land, sea and air at From Here to There, October 6, 2018-January 6, 2019. Lift, launch and levitate as you experiment with hands-on exhibits that make...

Cost: Free with Museum admission: $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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Trick-or-treat through the galleries. At the exhibits Outside In, Butterflies!, Xtreme Bugs and The Big Dig, visitors will receive a treat to take home and...

Cost: $19.95, adults; $15.95, kids.

Where:
Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University
1900 Ben Franklin Pkwy
Philadelphia, PA  19103
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Ebenezer Maxwell Mansion’s 2018 Murder Mystery is entitled A Seance to Remember. Join us the last two weekends in October 2018 for a live theatre walking tour. The Murder Mystery is similar to...

Cost: 16

Where:
Ebenezer Maxwell Mansion
200 West Tulpehocken Street
Phildelphia, PA  19144
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Sponsor: Ebenezer Maxwell Mansion
Telephone: 215-438-1861
Contact Name: Diane Richardson
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The grounds of Cape May’s original haunted house have been transformed for the spooky season. Walk the grounds and vote for your favorite ghoulishly gruesome or foolishly funny scarecrow.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Emlen Physick Estate
1048 Washington St.
Cape May, NJ  08204
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Sponsor: Mid-Atlantic Center for The Arts and Humanities
Telephone: 160-988-45404
Website »

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Help Thomas the Tank Engine be a “really useful engine,” as you explore the sights and sounds of the island, including Knapford Station and Sodor Steamworks. Learn valuable STEM skills...

Cost: $19

Where:
Please Touch Museum
4231 Avenue of the Republic
Philadelphia, PA  19131
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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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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
Website »

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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
Website »

More information

Enjoy the 6-acre corn maze, slides, pumpkin pad and pumpkin painting. On Saturdays only, extras include farm tours, a tractor train, food vendors and live music.

Cost: FREE

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

Step inside the larger-than-life pages of beloved fairy tales from around the globe including Cinderella, Beauty and the Beast and Jack and the Beanstalk in this hands-on exhibition, which is a...

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


Telephone: 121-534-50210
Website »

More information

General admission allows entry to the 18-acre adventure farm, which includes more than 45 activities for children and adults.  Get lost in the 5-acre corn maze, take a hayride through the...

Cost: M-F $9.99 Sat-Sun $12.99

Where:
Hellerick's Family Farm
5500 North Easton Road (Route 611)
Doylestown, PA  18902
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Sponsor: Hellerick's Family Farm
Telephone: 215-766-8388
Contact Name: Paul Hellerick
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This expansive exhibition, curated by Brooklyn artist Benjamin Wright, features over 20 contemporary artists whose work is inspired by science. The artwork on display will allow visitors to explore...

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

Where:
Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
1501 Glasstown Road
Millville, NJ  08332
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Sponsor: Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
Telephone: 856-825-6800
Contact Name: Taral Thompson
Website »

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Asian-American lives are shaped by the concept of labor, whether working in factories overseas, as caretakers in the United States or performing the emotional labor of smiling every time someone...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Asian Arts Initiative
1219 Vine Street
Philadelphia, PA  19107
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Sponsor: Asian Arts Initiative
Telephone: 215-557-0455
Contact Name: Melissa
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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
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Telephone: 180-044-83883

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Dozens of skeletons, ghosts and spooky characters beckon in this colorful display of Halloween-themed Dept. 56 collectibles, inside the front porch of the museum.

Cost: FREE

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


Sponsor: Mid-Atlantic Center for The Arts and Humanities
Telephone: 609-884-5404
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

Enjoy a hayride through the orchards while they’re illuminated by the moon. This wagon ride is perfect for date night or as a stargazers’ treat. The hayride will end with a...

Cost: $7

Where:
Linvilla Orchards
137 W Knowlton Rd
Media, PA  19063
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Sponsor: Linvilla Orchards
Telephone: 610-876-7116
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Miss Marcia reads a story featuring gardens, farming, animals and nature. After, kids make a craft.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Linvilla Orchards
137 W Knowlton Rd
Media, PA  19063
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Telephone: 610-876-7116

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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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Website »

More information

Come in costume and enjoy three Halloween-themed shows, soar, swing, fly and cruise on three Count von Count-themed mechanical rides, and see everyone’s favorite furry friends dressed up in...

Cost: $65

Where:
Sesame Place
100 Sesame Rd.
Langhorne, PA  19047
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Telephone: 121-575-23566
Website »

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On Oct. 12, visitors can enter Cherry Street Pier for the first time; the newly transformed 55,0000-square-foot former municipal shipping pier has been converted into a public destination that...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Cherry Street Pier
121 N Christopher Columbus Blvd
Philadelphia, PA
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With more than 100 tons of pumpkins display, the orchard will have pumpkins of all shapes and sizes to choose from. Families can also enjoy live music and entertainment, pick-your-own apples and a...

Cost: FREE

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


Website »

More information

Zombies and ghouls take over the park for a frightening evening of fun after the sun goes down. Fright Fest offers a wide variety of places to get your scare on including seven haunted mazes and...

Cost: $47.99 & up

Where:
Six Flags Great Adventure
1 Six Flags Blvd.
Jackson, NJ
View map »


Website »

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Participants create a scarecrow for the theme: A Moment in Time, a significant occasion in the designer’s life that they associate with a single, public figure. All entries will be on...

Cost: $19, adults; $10, kids.

Where:
Morris Arboretum
100 E Northwestern Ave
Philadelphia, PA  19031
View map »


Website »

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The Halloween wonderland features more than 3,000 hand-carved, illuminative pumpkins transformed into colorful landscapes, iconic figures and intricate structures. Expert carvers will be on-site to...

Where:
West Fairmount Park
5201 Parkside Ave.
Philadelphia, PA
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Website »

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The Haverford School is a nonsectarian college preparatory day school for boys pre-kindergarten through grade 12. We are committed to developing the full intellectual, artistic, athletic, and moral...

Cost: FREE

Where:
The Haverford School
450 US-30
Haverford, PA  19041
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The Haverford School is a nonsectarian college preparatory day school for boys pre-kindergarten through grade 12. We are committed to developing the full intellectual, artistic, athletic, and moral...

Cost: FREE

Where:
The Haverford School
450 Lancaster Ave.
Haverford, PA
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This exhibition, organized by the Robert M. Minkoff Foundation and guest curated by Andrew Page for the Robert M. Minkoff Foundation, celebrates the botanical sculptures of an...

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

Where:
Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
1501 Glasstown Road
Millville, NJ  08332
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Sponsor: Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
Telephone: 856-825-6800
Contact Name: Taral Thompson
Website »

More information

Trick-or-treat through the galleries. At the exhibits Outside In, Butterflies!, Xtreme Bugs and The Big Dig, visitors will receive a treat to take home and...

Cost: $19.95, adults; $15.95, kids.

Where:
Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University
1900 Ben Franklin Pkwy
Philadelphia, PA  19103
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Kids dance and sing during this interactive program.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Gloucester Township Library
15 S Black Horse Pike
Blackwood, NJ
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This exhibition in the Down Jersey Folklife Center features the paper cuts, paper cut collage works and an installation created by the internationally celebrated Chinese artist, Xin Song. Many of...

Where:
Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
1501 Glasstown Road
Millville, NJ  08332
View map »


Sponsor: Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
Telephone: 185-682-56800
Contact Name: Taral Thompson
Website »

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Speaker Dr. Amy Banks is the author of a book on the neuroscience behind relationships: Wired to Connect: The Surprising Link Between Brain Science and Strong, Healthy Relationships. Dr. Banks is...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Springside Chestnut Hill Academy, CEL room
8000 Cherokee Street
Center for Entrepreneurial Leadership room
Philadelphia, PA  19118
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Moms, best friends and funny ladies Kristin Hensley and Jen Smedley are the creators of the viral web-series #IMOMSOHARD, where they discuss the good, the bad, and the funny about...

Cost: $52.50-$162.50

Where:
Merriam Theater
250 South Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA  19102
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The Episcopal Academy, founded in 1785, is a private, co-educational school for grades Pre-K through 12.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Episcopal Academy, Newtown Square
1785 Bishop White Drive
Newtown Square, PA
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The grounds of Cape May’s original haunted house have been transformed for the spooky season. Walk the grounds and vote for your favorite ghoulishly gruesome or foolishly funny scarecrow.

Cost: FREE

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


Sponsor: Mid-Atlantic Center for The Arts and Humanities
Telephone: 160-988-45404
Website »

More information

Help Thomas the Tank Engine be a “really useful engine,” as you explore the sights and sounds of the island, including Knapford Station and Sodor Steamworks. Learn valuable STEM skills...

Cost: $19

Where:
Please Touch Museum
4231 Avenue of the Republic
Philadelphia, PA  19131
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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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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

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

Enjoy the 6-acre corn maze, slides, pumpkin pad and pumpkin painting. On Saturdays only, extras include farm tours, a tractor train, food vendors and live music.

Cost: FREE

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

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Nature discoveries, stories and art projects are all part of the fun. Whenever possible, participants venture outside, so please dress accordingly. The program meets at the Arts Center, with...

Cost: $4

Where:
Bellevue Arts Center
800 Carr Rd.
Wilmington, DE  19809
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Telephone: 302-793-3046
Website »

More information

General admission allows entry to the 18-acre adventure farm, which includes more than 45 activities for children and adults.  Get lost in the 5-acre corn maze, take a hayride through the...

Cost: M-F $9.99 Sat-Sun $12.99

Where:
Hellerick's Family Farm
5500 North Easton Road (Route 611)
Doylestown, PA  18902
View map »


Sponsor: Hellerick's Family Farm
Telephone: 215-766-8388
Contact Name: Paul Hellerick
Website »

More information

Explore the science of how things move by land, sea and air at From Here to There, October 6, 2018-January 6, 2019. Lift, launch and levitate as you experiment with hands-on exhibits that make...

Cost: Free with Museum admission: $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
Website »

More information

Step inside the larger-than-life pages of beloved fairy tales from around the globe including Cinderella, Beauty and the Beast and Jack and the Beanstalk in this hands-on exhibition, which is a...

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


Telephone: 121-534-50210
Website »

More information

This expansive exhibition, curated by Brooklyn artist Benjamin Wright, features over 20 contemporary artists whose work is inspired by science. The artwork on display will allow visitors to explore...

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

Where:
Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
1501 Glasstown Road
Millville, NJ  08332
View map »


Sponsor: Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
Telephone: 856-825-6800
Contact Name: Taral Thompson
Website »

More information

Asian-American lives are shaped by the concept of labor, whether working in factories overseas, as caretakers in the United States or performing the emotional labor of smiling every time someone...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Asian Arts Initiative
1219 Vine Street
Philadelphia, PA  19107
View map »


Sponsor: Asian Arts Initiative
Telephone: 215-557-0455
Contact Name: Melissa
Website »

More information

Dozens of skeletons, ghosts and spooky characters beckon in this colorful display of Halloween-themed Dept. 56 collectibles, inside the front porch of the museum.

Cost: FREE

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


Sponsor: Mid-Atlantic Center for The Arts and Humanities
Telephone: 609-884-5404
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

Enjoy a hayride through the orchards while they’re illuminated by the moon. This wagon ride is perfect for date night or as a stargazers’ treat. The hayride will end with a...

Cost: $7

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


Sponsor: Linvilla Orchards
Telephone: 610-876-7116
Website »

More information

Ebenezer Maxwell Mansion’s 2018 Murder Mystery is entitled A Seance to Remember. Join us the last two weekends in October 2018 for a live theatre walking tour. The Murder Mystery is similar to...

Cost: 16

Where:
Ebenezer Maxwell Mansion
200 West Tulpehocken Street
Phildelphia, PA  19144
View map »


Sponsor: Ebenezer Maxwell Mansion
Telephone: 215-438-1861
Contact Name: Diane Richardson
Website »

More information

Red Lion is a distinctively Christian traditional Pre-K through 12th grade school where students are nurtured in mind, body, and spirit.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Red Lion Christian Academy
1390 Red Lion Rd
Bear, DE
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Once the site of a real prison, this infamous haunt features six horrifying attractions in one admission price, including the Infirmary, Blood Yard, Breakout and Lockdown. If you’ve got...

Cost: $19-$45

Where:
Eastern State Penitentiary
2027 Fairmount Ave.
Philadelphia, PA  19130
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An eleven-month individualized, intensive and fully integrated academic and therapeutic special education school for students preK-21 years with severe speech and language disorders.

Cost: FREE

Where:
TALK Institute and School
395 H Bishop Hollow Rd.
Newtown Square, PA
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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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Come in costume and enjoy three Halloween-themed shows, soar, swing, fly and cruise on three Count von Count-themed mechanical rides, and see everyone’s favorite furry friends dressed up in...

Cost: $65

Where:
Sesame Place
100 Sesame Rd.
Langhorne, PA  19047
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Telephone: 121-575-23566
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On Oct. 12, visitors can enter Cherry Street Pier for the first time; the newly transformed 55,0000-square-foot former municipal shipping pier has been converted into a public destination that...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Cherry Street Pier
121 N Christopher Columbus Blvd
Philadelphia, PA
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With more than 100 tons of pumpkins display, the orchard will have pumpkins of all shapes and sizes to choose from. Families can also enjoy live music and entertainment, pick-your-own apples and a...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Linvilla Orchards
137 Knowlton Rd.
Media, PA
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Zombies and ghouls take over the park for a frightening evening of fun after the sun goes down. Fright Fest offers a wide variety of places to get your scare on including seven haunted mazes and...

Cost: $47.99 & up

Where:
Six Flags Great Adventure
1 Six Flags Blvd.
Jackson, NJ
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Participants create a scarecrow for the theme: A Moment in Time, a significant occasion in the designer’s life that they associate with a single, public figure. All entries will be on...

Cost: $19, adults; $10, kids.

Where:
Morris Arboretum
100 E Northwestern Ave
Philadelphia, PA  19031
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Website »

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The Halloween wonderland features more than 3,000 hand-carved, illuminative pumpkins transformed into colorful landscapes, iconic figures and intricate structures. Expert carvers will be on-site to...

Where:
West Fairmount Park
5201 Parkside Ave.
Philadelphia, PA
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Website »

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With 72 workshop options, 100 autism-specific exhibitors and opportunities for networking and support, you can create the conference experience that you need. Information and resources will...

Cost: Cost varies

Where:
Harrah's Waterfront Conference Center
777 Harrah's Blvd.
Atlantic City, NJ  08401
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Sponsor: Autism New Jersey
Telephone: 609-588-8200 x45
Contact Name: Elizabeth Neumann
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This exhibition, organized by the Robert M. Minkoff Foundation and guest curated by Andrew Page for the Robert M. Minkoff Foundation, celebrates the botanical sculptures of an...

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

Where:
Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
1501 Glasstown Road
Millville, NJ  08332
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Sponsor: Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
Telephone: 856-825-6800
Contact Name: Taral Thompson
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Trick-or-treat through the galleries. At the exhibits Outside In, Butterflies!, Xtreme Bugs and The Big Dig, visitors will receive a treat to take home and...

Cost: $19.95, adults; $15.95, kids.

Where:
Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University
1900 Ben Franklin Pkwy
Philadelphia, PA  19103
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This Main Line event is a 58-year-old tradition that brings together more than 40 premier retailers from throughout the United States, attracting customers from the community and beyond.  ...

Cost: $10

Where:
Yarnall Gym at Shipley School
839 Montgomery Ave
Bryn Mawr, PA  19010
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This exhibition in the Down Jersey Folklife Center features the paper cuts, paper cut collage works and an installation created by the internationally celebrated Chinese artist, Xin Song. Many of...

Where:
Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
1501 Glasstown Road
Millville, NJ  08332
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Sponsor: Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
Telephone: 185-682-56800
Contact Name: Taral Thompson
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From Producers Steven Spielberg and George Lucas comes the animated classic that started a global phenomenon. Go back in time with Littlefoot, Cera, Spike, Ducky and Petrie - a group of...

Cost: $6

Where:
Hopewell Theater
5 S Greenwood Ave
Hopewell, NJ  08525
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Sponsor: Hopewell Theater
Telephone: (609) 466-1964
Contact Name: Emily Hollinger
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This event is an adults-only night out filled with hands-on educational sessions, exclusive deals on products and services, try-before-you-buy products, food, drinks, spa treatments, and over $20K...

Cost: $20, individual admission; $30, cuple admission

Where:
Please Touch Museum
4231 Avenue of the Republic
Philadelphia, PA
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Directed by Patrick Creadon and produced by Christine O’Malley and Neal Baer, IF YOU BUILD IT offers a compelling and hopeful vision for a new kind of classroom in which students learn...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Paul Robeson Center for the Arts
102 Witherspoon Street
Princeton, NJ  08542
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Sponsor: Arts Council of Princeton
Telephone: 609-924-8777
Contact Name: Arts Council of Princeton
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Once the site of a real prison, this infamous haunt features six horrifying attractions in one admission price, including the Infirmary, Blood Yard, Breakout and Lockdown. If you’ve got...

Cost: $19-$45

Where:
Eastern State Penitentiary
2027 Fairmount Ave.
Philadelphia, PA  19130
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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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The grounds of Cape May’s original haunted house have been transformed for the spooky season. Walk the grounds and vote for your favorite ghoulishly gruesome or foolishly funny scarecrow.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Emlen Physick Estate
1048 Washington St.
Cape May, NJ  08204
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Sponsor: Mid-Atlantic Center for The Arts and Humanities
Telephone: 160-988-45404
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Innovative, progressive Montessori methodology helps students develop academically, intellectually, socially, emotionally and morally in a nurturing and secure environment.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Hockessin Montessori School
1000 Old Lancaster Pike
Hockessin, DE
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Help Thomas the Tank Engine be a “really useful engine,” as you explore the sights and sounds of the island, including Knapford Station and Sodor Steamworks. Learn valuable STEM skills...

Cost: $19

Where:
Please Touch Museum
4231 Avenue of the Republic
Philadelphia, PA  19131
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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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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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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
Website »

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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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Enjoy the 6-acre corn maze, slides, pumpkin pad and pumpkin painting. On Saturdays only, extras include farm tours, a tractor train, food vendors and live music.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Fifer Orchards Farm and Country Store
1919 Allabands Mill Road
Camden-Wyoming, DE  19934
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Step inside the larger-than-life pages of beloved fairy tales from around the globe including Cinderella, Beauty and the Beast and Jack and the Beanstalk in this hands-on exhibition, which is a...

Where:
Mercer Museum
84 S Pine Street
Doylestown, PA  18901
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Telephone: 121-534-50210
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Kids enjoy stories, songs, games and crafts with the following themes: April 19:  Feelin' Buggy May 17:  Spring Sprouts June 21:  Turtle Time July 19:  Zoo Day...

Cost: $7

Where:
Newlin Grist Mill
219 S. Cheyney Rd.
Glen Mills, PA  19342
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Sponsor: Newlin Grist Mill
Telephone: 610-459-2359
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General admission allows entry to the 18-acre adventure farm, which includes more than 45 activities for children and adults.  Get lost in the 5-acre corn maze, take a hayride through the...

Cost: M-F $9.99 Sat-Sun $12.99

Where:
Hellerick's Family Farm
5500 North Easton Road (Route 611)
Doylestown, PA  18902
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Sponsor: Hellerick's Family Farm
Telephone: 215-766-8388
Contact Name: Paul Hellerick
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This expansive exhibition, curated by Brooklyn artist Benjamin Wright, features over 20 contemporary artists whose work is inspired by science. The artwork on display will allow visitors to explore...

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

Where:
Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
1501 Glasstown Road
Millville, NJ  08332
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Sponsor: Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
Telephone: 856-825-6800
Contact Name: Taral Thompson
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Asian-American lives are shaped by the concept of labor, whether working in factories overseas, as caretakers in the United States or performing the emotional labor of smiling every time someone...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Asian Arts Initiative
1219 Vine Street
Philadelphia, PA  19107
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Sponsor: Asian Arts Initiative
Telephone: 215-557-0455
Contact Name: Melissa
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Dozens of skeletons, ghosts and spooky characters beckon in this colorful display of Halloween-themed Dept. 56 collectibles, inside the front porch of the museum.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Emlen Physick Estate
1048 Washington St.
Cape May, NJ  08204
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Sponsor: Mid-Atlantic Center for The Arts and Humanities
Telephone: 609-884-5404
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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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Enjoy a hayride through the orchards while they’re illuminated by the moon. This wagon ride is perfect for date night or as a stargazers’ treat. The hayride will end with a...

Cost: $7

Where:
Linvilla Orchards
137 W Knowlton Rd
Media, PA  19063
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Sponsor: Linvilla Orchards
Telephone: 610-876-7116
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This family-friendly festival features 70 local artists competing by carving huge pumpkins into jack-o-lanterns on Thursday night. The pumpkins, which may weigh as much as 400 pounds, will be lit...

Cost: 0 - $15

Where:
Chadds Ford Historical Society
1736 Creek Rd
Chadds Ford, PA  19317
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Sponsor: Chadds Ford Historical Society
Telephone: 610-388-7376
Contact Name: Mike Connolly
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Pirates and sea captains long lost at sea will stroll the Seaport’s boardwalk for a night of screams. Climb aboard a hayride for a ghostly good time through the Haunted Woods. Be on the...

Cost: $10

Where:
Tuckerton Seaport
120 W Main St.
Tuckerton, NJ
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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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Website »

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Come in costume and enjoy three Halloween-themed shows, soar, swing, fly and cruise on three Count von Count-themed mechanical rides, and see everyone’s favorite furry friends dressed up in...

Cost: $65

Where:
Sesame Place
100 Sesame Rd.
Langhorne, PA  19047
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Telephone: 121-575-23566
Website »

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On Oct. 12, visitors can enter Cherry Street Pier for the first time; the newly transformed 55,0000-square-foot former municipal shipping pier has been converted into a public destination that...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Cherry Street Pier
121 N Christopher Columbus Blvd
Philadelphia, PA
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Zombies and ghouls take over the park for a frightening evening of fun after the sun goes down. Fright Fest offers a wide variety of places to get your scare on including seven haunted mazes and...

Cost: $47.99 & up

Where:
Six Flags Great Adventure
1 Six Flags Blvd.
Jackson, NJ
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Ebenezer Maxwell Mansion’s 2018 Murder Mystery is entitled A Seance to Remember. Join us the last two weekends in October 2018 for a live theatre walking tour. The Murder Mystery is similar to...

Cost: 16

Where:
Ebenezer Maxwell Mansion
200 West Tulpehocken Street
Phildelphia, PA  19144
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Sponsor: Ebenezer Maxwell Mansion
Telephone: 215-438-1861
Contact Name: Diane Richardson
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With more than 100 tons of pumpkins display, the orchard will have pumpkins of all shapes and sizes to choose from. Families can also enjoy live music and entertainment, pick-your-own apples and a...

Cost: FREE

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


Website »

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Participants create a scarecrow for the theme: A Moment in Time, a significant occasion in the designer’s life that they associate with a single, public figure. All entries will be on...

Cost: $19, adults; $10, kids.

Where:
Morris Arboretum
100 E Northwestern Ave
Philadelphia, PA  19031
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Explore the science of how things move by land, sea and air at From Here to There, October 6, 2018-January 6, 2019. Lift, launch and levitate as you experiment with hands-on exhibits that make...

Cost: Free with Museum admission: $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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The Halloween wonderland features more than 3,000 hand-carved, illuminative pumpkins transformed into colorful landscapes, iconic figures and intricate structures. Expert carvers will be on-site to...

Where:
West Fairmount Park
5201 Parkside Ave.
Philadelphia, PA
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Are you brave enough to tour Dr. Physick’s house after dark? Strange things have been seen, heard and done here in the evening hours. Let your guide open a portal to the past and see what...

Cost: $15 adults, $12 for children (ages 3-12)

Where:
Emlen Physick Estate
1048 Washington St.
Cape May, NJ  08204
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Sponsor: Mid-Atlantic Center for The Arts and Humanities
Telephone: 160-988-45404
Website »

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Trick-or-treat through the galleries. At the exhibits Outside In, Butterflies!, Xtreme Bugs and The Big Dig, visitors will receive a treat to take home and...

Cost: $19.95, adults; $15.95, kids.

Where:
Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University
1900 Ben Franklin Pkwy
Philadelphia, PA  19103
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KWS Consignment Sale - October 19 and 20, 2018 What's Available? Toys, books, baby gear, and school-ready clothing from infant through teen, maternity wear, and women's clothing Mark Your...

Cost: 15.00 to consign

Where:
Kimberton Waldorf School
410 W Seven Stars Rd
Phoenixville, PA  19460
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Sponsor: Kimberton Waldorf School
Telephone: 161-093-33635
Contact Name: KWS Consignment Sale Committee
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With 72 workshop options, 100 autism-specific exhibitors and opportunities for networking and support, you can create the conference experience that you need. Information and resources will...

Cost: Cost varies

Where:
Harrah's Waterfront Conference Center
777 Harrah's Blvd.
Atlantic City, NJ  08401
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Sponsor: Autism New Jersey
Telephone: 609-588-8200 x45
Contact Name: Elizabeth Neumann
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Ebenezer Maxwell Mansion’s 2018 Murder Mystery is entitled A Seance to Remember. Join us the last two weekends in October 2018 for a live theatre walking tour. The Murder Mystery is similar to...

Cost: 16

Where:
Ebenezer Maxwell Mansion
200 West Tulpehocken Street
Phildelphia, PA  19144
View map »


Sponsor: Ebenezer Maxwell Mansion
Telephone: 215-438-1861
Contact Name: Diane Richardson
Website »

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This exhibition, organized by the Robert M. Minkoff Foundation and guest curated by Andrew Page for the Robert M. Minkoff Foundation, celebrates the botanical sculptures of an...

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

Where:
Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
1501 Glasstown Road
Millville, NJ  08332
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Sponsor: Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
Telephone: 856-825-6800
Contact Name: Taral Thompson
Website »

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This exhibition in the Down Jersey Folklife Center features the paper cuts, paper cut collage works and an installation created by the internationally celebrated Chinese artist, Xin Song. Many of...

Where:
Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
1501 Glasstown Road
Millville, NJ  08332
View map »


Sponsor: Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
Telephone: 185-682-56800
Contact Name: Taral Thompson
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The museum will offer a series of educational programs conducted by the National Archives and Records Administration, the Delaware Museum of Natural History, the National Iron & Steel Heritage...

Cost: $7-$10

Where:
American Helicopter Museum & Education Center
1220 American Boulevard
West Chester, PA  19380
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Sponsor: American Helicopter Museum & Education Center
Telephone: 610-436-9600
Contact Name: Paul Kahan
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Enjoy Halloween activities, crafts, a haunted house and costume contest.

Cost: $5

Where:
Cedar Grove Barn
100 Cedar Grove Road
Conshohocken, PA
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Sponsor: Whitemarsh Township Parks and Recreation
Telephone: 610-828-7276
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Wear your Halloween costume to enjoy food, live music, beer and cocktails and a food truck-decorating contest. Kids can trick-or-treat from 6-8pm.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Delaware Park
777 Delaware Park Blvd.
Wilmington, DE  19804
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Follow clues around the farm and discover what secrets await. Become a sleuth to solve the puzzle of the farm’s pumpkins. If your detective work pays off you will be rewarded.

Cost: $15

Where:
Coverdale Farm Preserve
543 Way Rd.
Greenville, DE
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Once the site of a real prison, this infamous haunt features six horrifying attractions in one admission price, including the Infirmary, Blood Yard, Breakout and Lockdown. If you’ve got...

Cost: $19-$45

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


Website »

More information

The grounds of Cape May’s original haunted house have been transformed for the spooky season. Walk the grounds and vote for your favorite ghoulishly gruesome or foolishly funny scarecrow.

Cost: FREE

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


Sponsor: Mid-Atlantic Center for The Arts and Humanities
Telephone: 160-988-45404
Website »

More information

Help Thomas the Tank Engine be a “really useful engine,” as you explore the sights and sounds of the island, including Knapford Station and Sodor Steamworks. Learn valuable STEM skills...

Cost: $19

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

More information

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

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

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


Telephone: 215-409-6600
Website »

More information

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
Website »

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The Perennial Gaze: Shahzia Sikander Artist Talk and Mosaic Unveiling Friday, October 19, 3 p.m. Community College of Philadelphia – Bonnell Building 556 N. 17th Street, Philadelphia, PA...

Cost: 0

Where:
Community College of Philadelphia – Bonnell Buildi
556 N. 17th Street
Philadelphia, PA  19130
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Sponsor: Asian Arts Initiative
Telephone: 215-557-0455
Contact Name: Melissa
Website »

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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
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

Step inside the larger-than-life pages of beloved fairy tales from around the globe including Cinderella, Beauty and the Beast and Jack and the Beanstalk in this hands-on exhibition, which is a...

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


Telephone: 121-534-50210
Website »

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Victorians were fascinated by spiritualism and the occult. Take a Historic District Trolley Tour of Cape May and then visit the “haunted” Physick Estate and learn from your guide about this...

Cost: $22 adults, $15 children (ages 3-12)

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


Sponsor: Mid-Atlantic Center for The Arts and Humanities
Telephone: 160-988-45404
Website »

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Enjoy the 6-acre corn maze, slides, pumpkin pad and pumpkin painting. On Saturdays only, extras include farm tours, a tractor train, food vendors and live music.

Cost: FREE

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

More information

General admission allows entry to the 18-acre adventure farm, which includes more than 45 activities for children and adults.  Get lost in the 5-acre corn maze, take a hayride through the...

Cost: M-F $9.99 Sat-Sun $12.99

Where:
Hellerick's Family Farm
5500 North Easton Road (Route 611)
Doylestown, PA  18902
View map »


Sponsor: Hellerick's Family Farm
Telephone: 215-766-8388
Contact Name: Paul Hellerick
Website »

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The 8th-annual Brotherly Love Cup Quidditch tournament and Woodmere Art Museum's straw maze headline the event, while locals and visitors can also enjoy hands-on craft...

Cost: FREE; pay as you go for activities

Where:
Chestnut Hill
Philadelphia, PA


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This expansive exhibition, curated by Brooklyn artist Benjamin Wright, features over 20 contemporary artists whose work is inspired by science. The artwork on display will allow visitors to explore...

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

Where:
Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
1501 Glasstown Road
Millville, NJ  08332
View map »


Sponsor: Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
Telephone: 856-825-6800
Contact Name: Taral Thompson
Website »

More information

Asian-American lives are shaped by the concept of labor, whether working in factories overseas, as caretakers in the United States or performing the emotional labor of smiling every time someone...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Asian Arts Initiative
1219 Vine Street
Philadelphia, PA  19107
View map »


Sponsor: Asian Arts Initiative
Telephone: 215-557-0455
Contact Name: Melissa
Website »

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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.  Aug 3 Last Stop...

Cost: $5, child & one adult; FREE, ages 2 & younger.

Where:
Delaware Art Museum
2301 Kentmere Pkwy.
Wilmington, DE  19350
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Dozens of skeletons, ghosts and spooky characters beckon in this colorful display of Halloween-themed Dept. 56 collectibles, inside the front porch of the museum.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Emlen Physick Estate
1048 Washington St.
Cape May, NJ  08204
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Sponsor: Mid-Atlantic Center for The Arts and Humanities
Telephone: 609-884-5404
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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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Enjoy a hayride through the orchards while they’re illuminated by the moon. This wagon ride is perfect for date night or as a stargazers’ treat. The hayride will end with a...

Cost: $7

Where:
Linvilla Orchards
137 W Knowlton Rd
Media, PA  19063
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Sponsor: Linvilla Orchards
Telephone: 610-876-7116
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This family-friendly festival features 70 local artists competing by carving huge pumpkins into jack-o-lanterns on Thursday night. The pumpkins, which may weigh as much as 400 pounds, will be lit...

Cost: 0 - $15

Where:
Chadds Ford Historical Society
1736 Creek Rd
Chadds Ford, PA  19317
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Sponsor: Chadds Ford Historical Society
Telephone: 610-388-7376
Contact Name: Mike Connolly
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Kids can trick-or-treat in costume as it gets dark. All ages are invited and encouraged to wear costumes to this non-scary event.  

Cost: $5

Where:
Brandywine Zoo
1001 North Park Drive
Wilmington, DE  19802
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Telephone: 302-571-7747
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Guides, wearing Victorian clothing, present the original Crystal Cave tour from the 1870's.  Hear folklore, ghost stories, and history of Crystal Cave guided by the glow of hand-held...

Cost: $12-$20

Where:
Crystal Cave
963 Crystal Cave Rd.
Kutztown, PA  19530
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Sponsor: Crystal Cave
Telephone: 610-683-6765
Contact Name: kathy campbell
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Bring your costumes, beat the lines and be first to trick-or-treat as you explore the zoo and discover animals that prefer to roam at night. Overnighters can beat the crowds and access premium...

Cost: $60

Where:
Philadelphia Zoo
3400 W Girard Ave
Philadelphia, PA  19104
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Telephone: 215-243-5275
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Explore the dark and spooky paths inside one of Mt. Airy’s most mysterious and grand 100-year old properties. By day, the former St. Madeleine Sophie Church in West Mt. Airy is filled with...

Cost: $10, adults; $5, ages 16 & younger.

Where:
Philadelphia School of Circus Arts
6451 Greene St.
Philadelphia, PA
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Explore the science of how things move by land, sea and air at From Here to There, October 6, 2018-January 6, 2019. Lift, launch and levitate as you experiment with hands-on exhibits that make...

Cost: Free with Museum admission: $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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Navigate your way through a giant maze by flashlight (bring your own flashlight), take a moonlit wagon ride through the orchards and warm up by a bonfire. Craft beer, wine, hot cider and hot...

Cost: $10; FREE, ages 2 & younger.

Where:
The Market at DelVal
2100 Lower State Rd.
Doylestown, PA  18901
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Telephone: 215-230-7170
Contact Name: Robert
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Philly Mini Golf is transformed into spooky fun for the Halloween season with fog, lights, music and surprises.

Where:
Franklin Square
200 N 6th St
Philadelphia, PA
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Pirates and sea captains long lost at sea will stroll the Seaport’s boardwalk for a night of screams. Climb aboard a hayride for a ghostly good time through the Haunted Woods. Be on the...

Cost: $10

Where:
Tuckerton Seaport
120 W Main St.
Tuckerton, NJ
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Every school has troublesome students, even Magic Schools like Hagmoles. When the headmistress calls some parents to her office to discuss the issue, they can't help but reminisce about the...

Cost: $69.95

Where:
Peddler's Village
Routes 202 & 263
Lahaska, PA  18931
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Telephone: 215-794-4000

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Enjoy extended hours and walk through the Blackbird Forest, decked out with graveyard, ghosts, scarecrows, pumpkins, skeletons, witches and surprises.   This is also the best opportunity...

Cost: $5

Where:
3 Palms Zoo & Education Center
924 Blackbird Forest Rd
Clayton, DE  19938
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Sponsor: 3 Palms Zoo & Education Center
Telephone: (302) 715-1326
Contact Name: Matthew Shaffner
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With terrifying attractions such as the Hayride of Horror, Barn of Horror, Alien 3D Encounter and Carnage, this place is as scary as it sounds. Ticket booth opens an 6pm. Attractions open an...

Cost: Cost varies

Where:
Shady Brook Farm
931 Stony Hill Rd.
Yardley, PA
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No decorations, no special effects; experience Fort Mifflin after hours on a candlelight walking tours through the site. Tours depart every half hour and last one hour.

Cost: $20, adults; $15, kids.

Where:
Fort Mifflin
1 Fort Mifflin Rd.
Philadelphia, PA
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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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Come in costume and enjoy three Halloween-themed shows, soar, swing, fly and cruise on three Count von Count-themed mechanical rides, and see everyone’s favorite furry friends dressed up in...

Cost: $65

Where:
Sesame Place
100 Sesame Rd.
Langhorne, PA  19047
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Telephone: 121-575-23566
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Based on Miguel de Cervantes’ tale of romance, this classic ballet features the misadventures of Don Quixote and his devoted squire, Sancho Panza. Join them as they set out on a new quest to...

Cost: $30-$50

Where:
The Baby Grand Theater
818 North Market St.
Wilmington, DE  19801
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Sponsor: First State Ballet Theatre
Telephone: 302-658-7897
Contact Name: Kristina Kambalov
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On Oct. 12, visitors can enter Cherry Street Pier for the first time; the newly transformed 55,0000-square-foot former municipal shipping pier has been converted into a public destination that...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Cherry Street Pier
121 N Christopher Columbus Blvd
Philadelphia, PA
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The choreography for the Pennsylvania Ballet's season opener embraces Shakespeare’s love story by showcasing the beauty of love and the devastation of death, with set designs by Paul...

Cost: Cost varies

Where:
Academy of Music
240 S Broad St
Philadelphia, PA
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Enjoy lights-out rides on the Laff Trakk, Wildcat, Comet and Lightning Racer; a flashlight tour of ZooAmerica; and the trick-or-treat trail that winds through 13 stops in the park.

Where:
Hersheypark
100 Hersheypark Dr
Hershey, PA
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The site of the 3-acre maze will host events, including: Oct. 5 – Movie Night, “Goonies” (7 p.m. show) Oct 6 – Food Trucks Oct 13 – Touch a Tractor Oct 20...

Cost: $5; FREE, ages 3 & younger.

Where:
Oak & Union Rds.
Hammonton, NJ

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With more than 100 tons of pumpkins display, the orchard will have pumpkins of all shapes and sizes to choose from. Families can also enjoy live music and entertainment, pick-your-own apples and a...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Linvilla Orchards
137 Knowlton Rd.
Media, PA
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Zombies and ghouls take over the park for a frightening evening of fun after the sun goes down. Fright Fest offers a wide variety of places to get your scare on including seven haunted mazes and...

Cost: $47.99 & up

Where:
Six Flags Great Adventure
1 Six Flags Blvd.
Jackson, NJ
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Participants create a scarecrow for the theme: A Moment in Time, a significant occasion in the designer’s life that they associate with a single, public figure. All entries will be on...

Cost: $19, adults; $10, kids.

Where:
Morris Arboretum
100 E Northwestern Ave
Philadelphia, PA  19031
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Brace yourself for mazes, scare zones, themed rides and prowling monsters that are so frightening, kids 13 and younger are advised to steer clear.

Where:
Dorney Park
Dorney Park Rd.
Allentown, PA  18104
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The Halloween wonderland features more than 3,000 hand-carved, illuminative pumpkins transformed into colorful landscapes, iconic figures and intricate structures. Expert carvers will be on-site to...

Where:
West Fairmount Park
5201 Parkside Ave.
Philadelphia, PA
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Fosters family fun through exploration, observation, and use of nature tool. Adapted from National Recreation and Park Association Program.

Cost: Free

Where:
Fairmount Water Works
640 Waterworks Drive
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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Fosters family fun through exploration, observation, and use of nature tool. Adapted from National Recreation and Park Association Program.

Cost: Free

Where:
Fairmount Water Works
640 Waterworks Drive
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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Victorians were fascinated by spiritualism and the occult. Take a Historic District Trolley Tour of Cape May and then visit the “haunted” Physick Estate and learn from your guide about this...

Cost: $22 adults, $15 children (ages 3-12)

Where:
Emlen Physick Estate
1048 Washington St.
Cape May, NJ  08204
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Sponsor: Mid-Atlantic Center for The Arts and Humanities
Telephone: 160-988-45404
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Kites will be give to kids for decorating with caregiver, guided play and games, exploring during nature walk or kike to a fun playground site, which includes craft time, playtime, and snack time.

Cost: $12 per child

Where:
Liberty Lands Park
913 North 3rd Street
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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Interactive tour of the Waterworks, including the new mussel hatchery. Explore and learn about our water from the Schuylkill River.

Cost: Free

Where:
Fairmount Water Works
640 Waterworks Drive
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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Interactive tour of the Waterworks, including the new mussel hatchery. Explore and learn about our water from the Schuylkill River.

Cost: Free

Where:
Fairmount Water Works
640 Waterworks Drive
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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The annual Wag-n-Walk is PAWS’ biggest fundraising event of the year. Celebrating its 10th anniversary, this year Wag-n-Walk returns to Glasgow Park, its original home. ...

Cost: Adults: $30/one event: $55/both; Children: $15/one event; $25/both.

Where:
Glasgow Park
2275 Pulaski Hwy
Newark, DE  19702
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Sponsor: PAWS for People
Telephone: 302-351-5622
Contact Name: Clarice Ritchie
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Walk and raise funds to enhance the lives of those living with autism. Registration begins at 8:30am and the walk kicks off at 10am. Participants may register as part of a team or as an...

Where:
Citizens Bank Park
1 Citizens Bank Way,
Philadelphia, PA
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In this session you will have a chance see live birds of prey and learn more about how they live. Fall is a wonderful time of year to observe raptors and identify them as they migrate south. Many...

Cost: $10-25

Where:
Morris Arboretum
100 E. Northwestern Avenue
Philadelphia, PA  19118
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Telephone: 121-524-75777
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“We recognize childhood as a valid and authentic time unto itself and not just preparation for schooling.” Rosebud Garden represents a special part of the early childhood program at...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Kimberton Waldorf School
221 Hickory Grove Road
Phoenixville, PA  19460
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Sponsor: Kimberton Waldorf School
Telephone: 161-093-33635108
Contact Name: Tammi Stein
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Life-changing experiences happen every day at Hill. Rooted in a strong legacy of liberal arts, our curriculum challenges students with authentic learning opportunities.

Cost: FREE

Where:
The Hill School, Pottstown
860 Beech St.
Pottstown, PA  19464
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Parents of children with language delays (ages birth to 5) learn about a program to engage, motivate, and increase their child's communication skills.  Led by Speech-Language Pathologists.

Cost: $25 per adult

Where:
Cedar Park
700 South 50th Street
Philadelphia, PA  19143
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Sponsor: Let's Go Outdoors
Telephone: 866-878-3595
Contact Name: Let’s Go Outdoors
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Guided by Quaker principles since its founding in 1885, Friends School Haverford promotes academic scholarship, creativity, respect, integrity, and self-awareness with a commitment to creating a...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Friends School Haverford
851 Buck Lane
Haverford, PA  19041
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Telephone: 610-642-2334
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Your child can make and take five autumn crafts. Projects are ongoing, so kids can make them at their own pace. Each project takes about 20 minutes.   Free face painting and Halloween...

Cost: $6, workshop; $30, all workshops.

Where:
Wayne Art Center
413 Maplewood Ave
Wayne, PA  19087
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Telephone: 610-688-3553
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This exhibition, organized by the Robert M. Minkoff Foundation and guest curated by Andrew Page for the Robert M. Minkoff Foundation, celebrates the botanical sculptures of an...

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

Where:
Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
1501 Glasstown Road
Millville, NJ  08332
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Sponsor: Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
Telephone: 856-825-6800
Contact Name: Taral Thompson
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Trick-or-treat through the galleries. At the exhibits Outside In, Butterflies!, Xtreme Bugs and The Big Dig, visitors will receive a treat to take home and...

Cost: $19.95, adults; $15.95, kids.

Where:
Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University
1900 Ben Franklin Pkwy
Philadelphia, PA  19103
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Hacky sacks will be give to kids for decorating with caregiver, guided play and games, exploring during nature walk or kike to a fun playground site, which includes craft time, playtime...

Cost: $12

Where:
Liberty Lands Park
913 North 3rd Street
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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Hacky sacks will be give to kids for decorating with caregiver, guided play and games, exploring during nature walk or kike to a fun playground site, which includes craft time, playtime,...

Cost: $12

Where:
Liberty Lands Park
913 North 3rd Street
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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Travel back in time to 1934 for a Bonnie & Clyde Adventure during a 45-minute ride on the rails through scenic Amish Country.  An A-list celebrity is planning to travel in style at the railroad...

Cost: Adults (12+) $19 - $28, Child (2-11) $13. Infant (0-1) $4

Where:
Strasburg Rail Road
301 Gap Road
Ronks, PA  17572
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Sponsor: Strasburg Rail Road
Telephone: 866-725-9666
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Ebenezer Maxwell Mansion’s 2018 Murder Mystery is entitled A Seance to Remember. Join us the last two weekends in October 2018 for a live theatre walking tour. The Murder Mystery is similar to...

Cost: 16

Where:
Ebenezer Maxwell Mansion
200 West Tulpehocken Street
Philadelphia, PA  19144
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Sponsor: Ebenezer Maxwell Mansion
Telephone: 215-438-1861
Contact Name: Diane Richardson
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Ebenezer Maxwell Mansion’s 2018 Murder Mystery is entitled A Seance to Remember. Join us the last two weekends in October 2018 for a live theatre walking tour. The Murder Mystery is similar to...

Cost: 16

Where:
Ebenezer Maxwell Mansion
200 West Tulpehocken Street
Phildelphia, PA  19144
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Sponsor: Ebenezer Maxwell Mansion
Telephone: 215-438-1861
Contact Name: Diane Richardson
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Families can enjoy pumpkin painting and games throughout the day. A variety of crafters will sell their wares along the Village’s shell-paved lanes. Vendors will sell hot dogs, funnel cake...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Historic Cold Spring Village
720 Route 9 South
Cape May, NJ  08204
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Kites will be give to kids for decorating with caregiver, guided play and games, exploring during nature walk or kike to a fun playground site, which includes craft time, playtime, and snack time.

Cost: $12

Where:
Cedar Park
700 South 50th Street
Philadelphia, PA  19123
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Sponsor: Let's Go Outdoors
Telephone: 866-878-3595
Contact Name: Let's Go Outdoors
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This exhibition in the Down Jersey Folklife Center features the paper cuts, paper cut collage works and an installation created by the internationally celebrated Chinese artist, Xin Song. Many of...

Where:
Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
1501 Glasstown Road
Millville, NJ  08332
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Sponsor: Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
Telephone: 185-682-56800
Contact Name: Taral Thompson
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Enjoy vendors, food, live music and hayrides. Kids’ activities have a small fee.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Pennypack Farm & Education Center
685 Mann Road
Horsham, PA  19044
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Sponsor: Pennypack Farm & Education Center
Telephone: 267-544-7332
Contact Name: Julie McCabe
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Children will be provided with games, crafts, free play, movies, dinner and snacks.

Cost: $20-23

Where:
Parks and Recreation Building at Miles Park
4021 Joshua Road
Lafayette Hill, PA  19444
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Sponsor: Whitemarsh Township Parks and Recreation
Telephone: 610-828-7276
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Bring a blanket or a beach chair and enjoy a bonfire on the beach from 6-10 p.m. at 17th Avenue in North Wildwood on Saturday, October 20. Entertainment will be provided by a DJ. Refreshments...

Cost: $10 for adults and $2 for children under 12

Where:
North Wildwood Beach
17th Avenue
North Wildwood, NJ  08260
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The fun includes a wagon ride to the pumpkin patch, inflatable attractions and a corn maze. Craft beer and wine are available for purchase in the greenhouse.  

Cost: $10; FREE, ages 2 & younger.

Where:
The Market at DelVal
2100 Lower State Rd
Doylestown, PA  18901
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Telephone: 215-230-7170
Contact Name: Robert
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Children on the autism spectrum and their families are invited to experience Philadelphia’s dinosaur museum before it opens to the general public. Visit with the dinosaurs, meet live animals at...

Cost: General Admission

Where:
Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University
1900 Ben Franklin Pkwy
Philadelphia, PA  19103
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Features an artisanal craft fair, food trucks, goats, playground, farm tours, hayrides and a market with local produce. 

Cost: FREE

Where:
Highland Orchards
1000 Marshallton Thorndale Rd.
West Chester, PA  19380
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Telephone: 610-269-3494

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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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Don't go in the basement. Don't turn off the lights. Come to this family-friendly improve performance instead. Pulling from the themes and ideas of the beloved children's books and TV...

Cost: $5-$10

Where:
Philly Improv Theater
2030 Sansom St.,
Philadelphia, PA
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Students must register: https://www.techgirlz.org/techshop/sql-and-databases-7/ Did you know that most of the world’s data is stored in something called a database? This includes your school...

Cost: Free: students must register

Where:
William G. Rohrer Memorial Library
15 MacArthur Blvd.
Westmont, NJ  08108
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The Museum of the American Revolution will host a living history event that recreates the dark days of the fall of 1777. The British Army have captured and occupied Philadelphia, the capital of the...

Cost: Walking tour tickets sold separately or with Museum Admission. All tickets inclu

Where:
Museum of the American Revolution
101 S. 3rd St.
101 S. 3rd St.
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Telephone: 121-525-36731
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Learn about programs for students in nursery through grade 8 while kids enjoy painting pumpkins; making glow-in-the-dark Oobleck; programming the Sphero robot to navigate through a...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Holy Child Academy
475 Shadeland Avenue
Drexel Hill, PA  19026
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Sponsor: Holy Child Academy
Telephone: 610-259-2712
Contact Name: Rebecca Kellich
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This interactive program teaches kids the basics of jazz and musical theatre.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts
300 South Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA  19102
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Join museum archaeologists, conservators, curators and collections staff for a behind-the-scenes look into its excavation sites and current research at this special day, co-sponsored by the...

Cost: $15

Where:
Penn Museum
3260 South St.
Philadelphia, PA
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Decorate a pumpkin with spooky designs to take home. Recommended for Limit: 1 pumpkin per child. Group reservations and participation are not available.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Franklin Square
200 N 6th St.
Philadelphia, PA
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The Little Circus returns with outdoor aerial performances, juggling, tightrope walking and Halloween fun. Venture into the haunted straw maze, and cast a spell with wizard-y art making.

Cost: $5, kids; FREE, accompanying adults.

Where:
Woodmere Art Museum
9201 Germantown Avenue
Philadelphia, PA  19118
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Sponsor: Woodmere Art Museum
Telephone: 121-524-70476
Contact Name: Woodmere Art Museum
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Est. in 1865 by the Religious of the Sacred Heart, Sacred Heart Academy Bryn Mawr is a Catholic, independent college preparatory school for girls. Sacred Heart Academy, known as SHA, is part of a...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Sacred Heart Academy, Bryn Mawr
480 S. Bryn Mawr Ave.
Bryn Mawr, PA  19010
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Kites will be give to kids for decorating with caregiver, guided play and games, exploring during nature walk or kike to a fun playground site, which includes craft time, playtime, and snack time.

Cost: $12

Where:
Liberty Lands Park
913 North 3rd Street
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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Kites will be give to kids for decorating with caregiver, guided play and games, exploring during nature walk or kike to a fun playground site, which includes craft time, playtime and snack time.

Cost: $12

Where:
Cedar Park
700 South 50th Street
Philadelphia, PA  19143
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Sponsor: Let's Go Outdoors
Telephone: 866-878-3595
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Families paint pumpkins, make kid-themed vintage crafts, enjoy hayrides and the bean-bag toss, shuck corn, press apples to make cider and jump in a pile of hay.

Cost: $2

Where:
Pennypacker Mills
5 Haldeman Rd.
Schwenksville, PA  19473
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Sponsor: Pennypacker Mills
Telephone: 610-287-9349
Contact Name: Linda Callegari

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Spectators can watch 100-plus pets show off their Halloween costumes.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Historic Smithville & Village Greene
615 East Moss Mill Rd.
Galloway, NJ  08205
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Telephone: 609-748-8999
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Hacky sacks will be give to kids for decorating with caregiver, guided play and games, exploring during nature walk or kike to a fun playground site, which includes craft time, playtime, and...

Cost: $12 per child

Where:
Cedar Park
700 Sout 50th Street
Philadelphia, PA  19143
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Sponsor: Let's Go Outdoors
Telephone: 866-878-3595
Contact Name: Let's Go Outdoors
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Kites will be give to kids for decorating with caregiver, guided play and games, exploring during nature walk or kike to a fun playground site, which includes craft time, playtime, and snack time.

Cost: $12 per child

Where:
Liberty Lands Park
913 North 3rd Street
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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Revel in the crisp breezes and falling leaves of autumn and take part in a day of historic fun at Pottsgrove Manor’s Harvest Happenings on Saturday, October 20th, from 11:00am to 3:00pm.  ...

Cost: Suggested $2.00 Donation

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
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Located on a wooded 11-acre campus just outside Northwest Philadelphia, Miquon is a co-educational day school offering Progressive education for children in Nursery (age 3) through sixth grade.

Cost: FREE

Where:
The Miquon School, Conshohocken
2025 Harts Lane
Conshohocken, PA  19428
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Explore the Orange Trail close to the building to learn more about the area’s first residents, the Lenape, and how they used the resources of woodland forests. Get up close with...

Cost: FREE

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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Bring the kids to meet authors and illustrators. The authors will read from their books, tell stories about how they come up with their ideas and write their books, and talk to little ones...

Cost: $5, family.

Where:
St. Paul’s Elkins Park
7809 Old York Rd.
Elkins Park, PA
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Interactive tour of the Waterworks, including the new mussel hatchery. Explore and learn about our water from the Schuylkill River.

Cost: Free

Where:
Fairmount Water Works
640 Waterworks Drive
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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Musician Big Jeff blends humor, learning and audience participation. Please register at www.phoenixvillelibrary.org (Click on Kids Calendar, then the event.) or call 610-93303013 x 124 or when...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Phoenixville Public Library
183 Second Avenue
Phoeniville, PA  19460
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Sponsor: Children's Library
Telephone: 610-933-3013 x 127
Contact Name: Rebecca Krause
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Family activities include carnival games with prizes, pumpkin decorating, wacky science experiments, inflatable slide and obstacle course, and animals. The non-spooky Mansion Treat Trail is...

Cost: $15, family; $10, individual.

Where:
Upper Main Line YMCA
1416 Berwyn Paoli Rd
Berwyn, PA
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Once the site of a real prison, this infamous haunt features six horrifying attractions in one admission price, including the Infirmary, Blood Yard, Breakout and Lockdown. If you’ve got...

Cost: $19-$45

Where:
Eastern State Penitentiary
2027 Fairmount Ave.
Philadelphia, PA  19130
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Are you brave enough to tour Dr. Physick’s house after dark? Strange things have been seen, heard and done here in the evening hours. Let your guide open a portal to the past and see what...

Cost: $15 adults, $12 for children (ages 3-12)

Where:
Emlen Physick Estate
1048 Washington St.
Cape May, NJ  08204
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Sponsor: Mid-Atlantic Center for The Arts and Humanities
Telephone: 160-988-45404
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This family-friendly, fall festival is filled with seasonal activities to entertain the family.

Cost: $20; FREE, ages 3 & younger.

Where:
Riverbend Environmental Education Center
1950 Spring Mill Road
Gladwyne, PA  19035
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Telephone: 161-052-75234
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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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KWS Consignment Sale - October 19 and 20, 2018 What's Available? Toys, books, baby gear, and school-ready clothing from infant through teen, maternity wear, and women's clothing Mark Your...

Cost: 15.00 to consign

Where:
Kimberton Waldorf School
410 W Seven Stars Rd
Phoenixville, PA  19460
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Sponsor: Kimberton Waldorf School
Telephone: 161-093-33635
Contact Name: KWS Consignment Sale Committee
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The program represents a special part of the early childhood program at Kimberton Waldorf School for children ages 2-4. The school’s curriculum is play-based and encourages...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Kimberton Waldorf School, Phoenixville
410 W Seven Stars Rd.
Phoenixville, PA
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The grounds of Cape May’s original haunted house have been transformed for the spooky season. Walk the grounds and vote for your favorite ghoulishly gruesome or foolishly funny scarecrow.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Emlen Physick Estate
1048 Washington St.
Cape May, NJ  08204
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Sponsor: Mid-Atlantic Center for The Arts and Humanities
Telephone: 160-988-45404
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Help Thomas the Tank Engine be a “really useful engine,” as you explore the sights and sounds of the island, including Knapford Station and Sodor Steamworks. Learn valuable STEM skills...

Cost: $19

Where:
Please Touch Museum
4231 Avenue of the Republic
Philadelphia, PA  19131
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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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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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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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Enjoy the 6-acre corn maze, slides, pumpkin pad and pumpkin painting. On Saturdays only, extras include farm tours, a tractor train, food vendors and live music.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Fifer Orchards Farm and Country Store
1919 Allabands Mill Road
Camden-Wyoming, DE  19934
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Step inside the larger-than-life pages of beloved fairy tales from around the globe including Cinderella, Beauty and the Beast and Jack and the Beanstalk in this hands-on exhibition, which is a...

Where:
Mercer Museum
84 S Pine Street
Doylestown, PA  18901
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Telephone: 121-534-50210
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General admission allows entry to the 18-acre adventure farm, which includes more than 45 activities for children and adults.  Get lost in the 5-acre corn maze, take a hayride through the...

Cost: M-F $9.99 Sat-Sun $12.99

Where:
Hellerick's Family Farm
5500 North Easton Road (Route 611)
Doylestown, PA  18902
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Sponsor: Hellerick's Family Farm
Telephone: 215-766-8388
Contact Name: Paul Hellerick
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Enjoy pony rides, pedal tractors and wagon rides, a cornstalk maze, barnyard animals, pumpkin painting, homemade food and live music (between noon-4pm).

Cost: $8

Where:
Terhune Orchards
330 Cold Soil Rd.
Princeton, NJ  08540
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Sponsor: Terhune Orchards
Telephone: 609-924-2310
Contact Name: Farm Store
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The 8th-annual Brotherly Love Cup Quidditch tournament and Woodmere Art Museum's straw maze headline the event, while locals and visitors can also enjoy hands-on craft...

Cost: FREE; pay as you go for activities

Where:
Chestnut Hill
Philadelphia, PA


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Set out on a not-so-spooky adventure through “Extinction Graveyard” and run wild at the trick-or-treat stations situated around the zoo. Dress up in costume and enjoy fall offerings...

Cost: $19.95-$24.95

Where:
Philadelphia Zoo
3400 W Girard Ave
Philadelphia, PA  19104
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Telephone: 215-243-1100
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This expansive exhibition, curated by Brooklyn artist Benjamin Wright, features over 20 contemporary artists whose work is inspired by science. The artwork on display will allow visitors to explore...

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

Where:
Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
1501 Glasstown Road
Millville, NJ  08332
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Sponsor: Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
Telephone: 856-825-6800
Contact Name: Taral Thompson
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Harvest hayrides take guests on a 15- to 20-minute trip through the fields and orchards. They run frequently between the hours listed, weather permitting. More wagons are operated during peak...

Cost: $6

Where:
Linvilla Orchards
137 W Knowlton Rd
Media, PA  19063
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Telephone: 610-876-7116

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Don your favorite kooky costumes and get ready for frightening family festivities. The center will feature different fall activities every weekend including meet & greets with an owl, snake and...

Cost: $19

Where:
LEGOLAND Discovery Center Philadelphia
Plymouth Meeting Mall
500 W. Germantown Pike
Plymouth Meeting, PA  19462
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Make your own scarecrow, take a hayride, jump into inflatable fun from BOING! with a slide, obstacle course and moon bounce. With crafts, games, face-painting, pumpkin racing, family photo ops...

Cost: $15, adults; $9, kids.

Where:
Tyler Arboretum
515 Painter Rd,.
Media, PA
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Enjoy a delicious buffet meal with Elmo, Abby Cadabby, Zoe, The Count & Cookie Monster and watch in awe as our magicians perform their spellbinding tricks. It’s not an illusion, it’s a weekend...

Cost: 30

Where:
Sesame Place
100 Sesame Road
Langhorne, PA  19047
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Telephone: 215-752-3566
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Explore the science of how things move by land, sea and air at From Here to There, October 6, 2018-January 6, 2019. Lift, launch and levitate as you experiment with hands-on exhibits that make...

Cost: Free with Museum admission: $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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Toddlers enjoy interactive stories, hands-on activities and social interaction.

Cost: $5

Where:
American Swedish Historical Museum
1900 Pattison Ave.
Philadelphia, PA  19145
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Sponsor: American Swedish Historical Museum
Telephone: 215-389-1776
Contact Name: Emma Ronn
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Meet at the Visitor Center before hitting the trails for a guided exploration. Each week explores a different theme.  

Cost: FREE

Where:
Schuylkill Center for Environmental Education
8480 Hagy's Mill Road
Philadelphia, PA  19128
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Telephone: 215-482-7300
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Dozens of skeletons, ghosts and spooky characters beckon in this colorful display of Halloween-themed Dept. 56 collectibles, inside the front porch of the museum.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Emlen Physick Estate
1048 Washington St.
Cape May, NJ  08204
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Sponsor: Mid-Atlantic Center for The Arts and Humanities
Telephone: 609-884-5404
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The Colonial Plantation, one of the most haunted properties in Delaware County, invites you to an evening of strange sounds, squeaky doors, and ghostly stories. Relive 300 years of the region’s...

Cost: $10.00-$13.00

Where:
Colonial Pennsylvania Plantation
3900 North Sandy Flash Drive
Newtown Square, PA  19073
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Enjoy themed weekends, including: Aug. 3 & 4: Themed “Children’s Fantasy,” festivities include a treasure hunt and meet-and-greets with a king. Aug. 10 & 11: Themed...

Cost: $27.95 (advance) & $31.95 (gate), adults; $12.95, ages 5-11; FREE, ages 4 & youn

Where:
Mount Hope Estate and Winery
2775 Lebanon Rd.
Manheim, PA
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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
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The 3-day program hosted by Your Charming Child covers everything your kid will need to be comfortable, confident, respectful, outgoing, compassionate and grateful. They’ll learn the right...

Cost: $110- $300

Where:
Hilltown
, PA  18927


Sponsor: Your Charming Child - Etiquette Instruction
Telephone: 215-453-1432
Contact Name: Lisa Butowsky
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Enjoy a hayride through the orchards while they’re illuminated by the moon. This wagon ride is perfect for date night or as a stargazers’ treat. The hayride will end with a...

Cost: $7

Where:
Linvilla Orchards
137 W Knowlton Rd
Media, PA  19063
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Sponsor: Linvilla Orchards
Telephone: 610-876-7116
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This family-friendly festival features 70 local artists competing by carving huge pumpkins into jack-o-lanterns on Thursday night. The pumpkins, which may weigh as much as 400 pounds, will be lit...

Cost: 0 - $15

Where:
Chadds Ford Historical Society
1736 Creek Rd
Chadds Ford, PA  19317
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Sponsor: Chadds Ford Historical Society
Telephone: 610-388-7376
Contact Name: Mike Connolly
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Kids can trick-or-treat in costume as it gets dark. All ages are invited and encouraged to wear costumes to this non-scary event.  

Cost: $5

Where:
Brandywine Zoo
1001 North Park Drive
Wilmington, DE  19802
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Telephone: 302-571-7747
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Guides, wearing Victorian clothing, present the original Crystal Cave tour from the 1870's.  Hear folklore, ghost stories, and history of Crystal Cave guided by the glow of hand-held...

Cost: $12-$20

Where:
Crystal Cave
963 Crystal Cave Rd.
Kutztown, PA  19530
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Sponsor: Crystal Cave
Telephone: 610-683-6765
Contact Name: kathy campbell
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Bring your costumes, beat the lines and be first to trick-or-treat as you explore the zoo and discover animals that prefer to roam at night. Overnighters can beat the crowds and access premium...

Cost: $60

Where:
Philadelphia Zoo
3400 W Girard Ave
Philadelphia, PA  19104
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Telephone: 215-243-5275
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Navigate your way through a giant maze by flashlight (bring your own flashlight), take a moonlit wagon ride through the orchards and warm up by a bonfire. Craft beer, wine, hot cider and hot...

Cost: $10; FREE, ages 2 & younger.

Where:
The Market at DelVal
2100 Lower State Rd.
Doylestown, PA  18901
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Telephone: 215-230-7170
Contact Name: Robert
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Explore the dark and spooky paths inside one of Mt. Airy’s most mysterious and grand 100-year old properties. By day, the former St. Madeleine Sophie Church in West Mt. Airy is filled with...

Cost: $10, adults; $5, ages 16 & younger.

Where:
Philadelphia School of Circus Arts
6451 Greene St.
Philadelphia, PA
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Philly Mini Golf is transformed into spooky fun for the Halloween season with fog, lights, music and surprises.

Where:
Franklin Square
200 N 6th St
Philadelphia, PA
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Pirates and sea captains long lost at sea will stroll the Seaport’s boardwalk for a night of screams. Climb aboard a hayride for a ghostly good time through the Haunted Woods. Be on the...

Cost: $10

Where:
Tuckerton Seaport
120 W Main St.
Tuckerton, NJ
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Every school has troublesome students, even Magic Schools like Hagmoles. When the headmistress calls some parents to her office to discuss the issue, they can't help but reminisce about the...

Cost: $69.95

Where:
Peddler's Village
Routes 202 & 263
Lahaska, PA  18931
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Telephone: 215-794-4000

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Enjoy extended hours and walk through the Blackbird Forest, decked out with graveyard, ghosts, scarecrows, pumpkins, skeletons, witches and surprises.   This is also the best opportunity...

Cost: $5

Where:
3 Palms Zoo & Education Center
924 Blackbird Forest Rd
Clayton, DE  19938
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Sponsor: 3 Palms Zoo & Education Center
Telephone: (302) 715-1326
Contact Name: Matthew Shaffner
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With terrifying attractions such as the Hayride of Horror, Barn of Horror, Alien 3D Encounter and Carnage, this place is as scary as it sounds. Ticket booth opens an 6pm. Attractions open an...

Cost: Cost varies

Where:
Shady Brook Farm
931 Stony Hill Rd.
Yardley, PA
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No decorations, no special effects; experience Fort Mifflin after hours on a candlelight walking tours through the site. Tours depart every half hour and last one hour.

Cost: $20, adults; $15, kids.

Where:
Fort Mifflin
1 Fort Mifflin Rd.
Philadelphia, PA
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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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Come in costume and enjoy three Halloween-themed shows, soar, swing, fly and cruise on three Count von Count-themed mechanical rides, and see everyone’s favorite furry friends dressed up in...

Cost: $65

Where:
Sesame Place
100 Sesame Rd.
Langhorne, PA  19047
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Telephone: 121-575-23566
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Based on Miguel de Cervantes’ tale of romance, this classic ballet features the misadventures of Don Quixote and his devoted squire, Sancho Panza. Join them as they set out on a new quest to...

Cost: $30-$50

Where:
The Baby Grand Theater
818 North Market St.
Wilmington, DE  19801
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Sponsor: First State Ballet Theatre
Telephone: 302-658-7897
Contact Name: Kristina Kambalov
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On Oct. 12, visitors can enter Cherry Street Pier for the first time; the newly transformed 55,0000-square-foot former municipal shipping pier has been converted into a public destination that...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Cherry Street Pier
121 N Christopher Columbus Blvd
Philadelphia, PA
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The choreography for the Pennsylvania Ballet's season opener embraces Shakespeare’s love story by showcasing the beauty of love and the devastation of death, with set designs by Paul...

Cost: Cost varies

Where:
Academy of Music
240 S Broad St
Philadelphia, PA
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This family event features more than 30 themed rides & attractions, special entertainment, and the trick-or-treat trail, a safe, interactive experience included in admission.

Cost: $44.99; ages 3 & up

Where:
Dutch Wonderland
2249 Lincoln Hwy E
Lancaster, PA
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Enjoy lights-out rides on the Laff Trakk, Wildcat, Comet and Lightning Racer; a flashlight tour of ZooAmerica; and the trick-or-treat trail that winds through 13 stops in the park.

Where:
Hersheypark
100 Hersheypark Dr
Hershey, PA
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The site of the 3-acre maze will host events, including: Oct. 5 – Movie Night, “Goonies” (7 p.m. show) Oct 6 – Food Trucks Oct 13 – Touch a Tractor Oct 20...

Cost: $5; FREE, ages 3 & younger.

Where:
Oak & Union Rds.
Hammonton, NJ

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With more than 100 tons of pumpkins display, the orchard will have pumpkins of all shapes and sizes to choose from. Families can also enjoy live music and entertainment, pick-your-own apples and a...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Linvilla Orchards
137 Knowlton Rd.
Media, PA
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Zombies and ghouls take over the park for a frightening evening of fun after the sun goes down. Fright Fest offers a wide variety of places to get your scare on including seven haunted mazes and...

Cost: $47.99 & up

Where:
Six Flags Great Adventure
1 Six Flags Blvd.
Jackson, NJ
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Participants create a scarecrow for the theme: A Moment in Time, a significant occasion in the designer’s life that they associate with a single, public figure. All entries will be on...

Cost: $19, adults; $10, kids.

Where:
Morris Arboretum
100 E Northwestern Ave
Philadelphia, PA  19031
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Brace yourself for mazes, scare zones, themed rides and prowling monsters that are so frightening, kids 13 and younger are advised to steer clear.

Where:
Dorney Park
Dorney Park Rd.
Allentown, PA  18104
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The Halloween wonderland features more than 3,000 hand-carved, illuminative pumpkins transformed into colorful landscapes, iconic figures and intricate structures. Expert carvers will be on-site to...

Where:
West Fairmount Park
5201 Parkside Ave.
Philadelphia, PA
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