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October 2019

The event benefits local charities including Philadelphia Ronald McDonald House, TEMPO—Tredyffrin/Easttown Music Parents Organization, Spring-Ford SNAP, Spring-Ford Music Association, Morris...

Cost: $30, family; $15, individual

Where:
Wilson Farm Park
500 Lee Rd.
Wayne, PA
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Dive into the pages of some of your favorite childhood books at the Very Eric Carle exhibit, which encourages children to become immersed in the world of the children's book author and...

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

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

Cost: $20-$28

Where:
Fashion District Philadelphia
9th and Market
Philadelphia, PA
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Two stages of live music, an Irish market, children’s activities and a food court are all part of this event.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Historic Smithville & Village Greene
615 E. Moss Mill Rd.
Smithville, NJ  08205
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Telephone: 609-748-8999
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Dogs will be the guests of honor for a day of relaxation and fun. The first 25 “swimmers” will receive doggie gift bags, while their humans can take advantage of 25 percent off their...

Cost: $10

Where:
Montreal Beach Resort
1025 Beach Avenue
Cape May, NJ  08204
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Celebrate silly, not-too-spooky fun at The Count’s Halloween Spooktacular at Sesame Place®.   Select dates from September 21 through November 3, the park is transformed into a family-friendly...

Cost: visit the website for further detail

Where:
Sesame Place
Sesame Place 100 Sesame Rd
Langhorne, PA  19047
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Sponsor: Sesame Place®
Telephone: 215-702-3566
Contact Name: Sesame Place
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This event highlights the region’s premier art and design district, showcasing local designers, creative firms, restaurants, retailers, galleries, theater, culture, history and architecture....

Cost: FREE

Where:
3rd & Arch Sts.
Philadelphia, PA


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

Cost: $39-$42

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


Telephone: 610-367-0200
Website »

More information

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

Cost: $36-$75

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

More information

Burn energy and have fun while the kids are off school.  

Cost: $9.95/child

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

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A park ranger will lead this 2-mile hike. Find out why October's full moon is sometimes called the "hunter's moon" and other moon trivia. Meet in parking lot #5.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Norristown Farm Park
Barley Sheaf Dr. & Germantown Pike
E. Norriton, PA  19403
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Sponsor: Montgomery County Parks, Trails, & Historic Sites
Telephone: 610-270-0215
Contact Name: Ruth King
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Once the site of a real prison, this infamous haunt features six horrifying attractions in one admission price, including the Infirmary, Blood Yard, Breakout and Lockdown. If you’ve got...

Cost: $24-$44

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


Website »

More information

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

Cost: Pay as you go

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


Website »

More information

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

Cost: free

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ  08608
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Enjoy family yoga, programming for babies, storytime, lunch and an open studio.

Cost: $10, suggested donation.

Where:
Delaware Art Museum
2301 Kentmere Parkway
Wilmington, DE  19806
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Connect the science of the senses with the mind and the literary experience. Visitors learn about their identity, perceptions, and brain development by following five anthropomorphic characters...

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

Cost: FREE

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 W. State St.
Trenton, NJ  08608
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Explore Hamilton: The Constitutional Clashes That Shaped a Nation, the National Constitution Center’s compelling new exhibit which highlights the competing ideas of Alexander Hamilton and his...

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

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Telephone: 215-409-6600
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Meet Lila Liberty, a young hero on a quest to spread acceptance and kindness. To complete her mission she needs to collect all six of her Super Hero Gadgets, like Respectacles to see different...

Cost: $9, adults; $2, kids

Where:
National Liberty Museum
321 Chestnut St.
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Sponsor: National Liberty Museum
Telephone: 215-925-2800
Contact Name: Tessa Coberly
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Escape into the imaginative world of garden follies, the venue’s first-ever exhibition of whimsical and classic garden structures. Thirteen structures await discovery and...

Where:
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
5105 Kennett Pike (Rt 52)
Winterthur, DE  19807
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Sponsor: Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
Telephone: 800-448-3883
Contact Name: Information & & Tours
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This rustic play area encourages kids to use what’s available in the outdoors for fun; learning to love nature and loving to learn naturally.   The concept of Nature Play is to give...

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

Where:
Morris Arboretum
100 E. Northwestern Ave.
Philadelphia, PA  19118
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Telephone: 215-247-5777
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Enjoy pumpkin desserts, 100+ craftsmen, a giant pumpkin display, the Salem County Fall Home Show, contests, giveaways, wine sampling, giant food court, NJ Largest Baked Pumpkin Pie,...

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

Where:
Salem County Fairgrounds
735 Harding Hwy
Route 40
Woodstown, NJ  08098
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Sponsor: BK Enterprise
Telephone: 856-765-0118
Contact Name: Kathryn Wright
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Enjoy U-pick apples and pumpkins, pony rides, pedal tractors, wagon rides, the corn maze, adventure barn, a barnyard of farm animals, face painting, food and live music. No admission required...

Cost: $10

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

Cost: $24, adults; $19, kids

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

Cost: $21

Where:
Museum of the American Revolution
101 S. Third Street
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Telephone: 215-253-6731
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Learn about heritage crafts and traditional skills such as spinning, weaving, broom making, scrapple making, apple butter making, basket making and candle making. There will also be folk...

Cost: $10

Where:
Quiet Valley Living Historical Farm
347 Quiet Valley Rd
Stroudsburg, PA
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Explore the grounds to find clues and get a prize.

Cost: $5

Where:
Emlen Physick Estate
1048 Washington Street
Cape May, NJ  08204
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Sponsor: Mid-Atlantic Center for the Arts & Humanities (MAC)
Telephone: 609-884-5404
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Enjoy food, beer, wine and spirits. While there, check out the scarecrow competition and display.

Cost: Pay as you go

Where:
Peddler's Village
Routes 202 & 263
Lahaska, PA  18931
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The 35-acre village features a rotating cast of costumed characters that take visitors back to medieval times. Experience music, dancing and a variety of attractions including 50-plus stage shows,...

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

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

Where:
WheatonArts
1501 Glasstown Road
Millville, NJ  08332
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PMG’s creator Isaiah Zagar includes hundreds of Mexican folk art objects throughout the Philadelphia’s Magic Gardens. Día de Muertos, or Day of the Dead, is a significant celebration in...

Cost: 0-$10

Where:
Philadelphia's Magic Gardens
1020 South Street
Philadelphia, PA  19147
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Sponsor: PECO
Telephone: 215-733-0390
Contact Name: Silke Tudor
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Learn about the zoo’s animals with keeper talks at 11:30am and 1:30pm.

Cost: $7, adults; $5, kids

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

Cost: FREE

Where:
Multiple Philly neighbourhoods
Philadelphia, PA


Sponsor: The Center For Emerging Visual Artist
Telephone: 215-546-7775
Contact Name: Julia Fox
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📷 Grab your camera, iPhone, or Polaroid: Visit Bucks County will be hosting a FREE photo walk through historic and haunted New Hope Borough! Join the VBC staff and other photo-enthusiasts on...

Cost: 0

Where:
New Hope
, PA


Sponsor: Visit Bucks County
Telephone: 215-639-0300
Contact Name: Jenna Scull
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Come dressed in your creative costume and enter the costume contest. Stick around for the Halloween parade for a guest appearance from Bubby the Bison. Don’t forget your trick-or-treat bag,...

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

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

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

Where:
Brandywine Zoo
1001 North Park Drive
Wilmington, DE  19802
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Telephone: 302-571-7747
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This is an exhibition of contemporary art featuring new works developed and created by artists invited to utilize the resources and facilities at the museum for experiment-based exploration. The...

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

Where:
WheatonArts
1501 Glasstown Road
GPS 1000 Village Drive
Millville, NJ  08332
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Sponsor: WheatonArts
Telephone: 856-825-6800
Contact Name: Taral Thompson
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The celebration will include crafts, games, music and balloon twisting.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Plymouth Meeting Mall
500 W Germantown Pike
Lower Level,Fountain Court
Plymouth Meeting, PA  19462
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The 180-year-old fountain — the country’s oldest of its kind — underwent a renovation that not only modernized its infrastructure, but added colored lights and music. Find a place...

Cost: FREE

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

Cost: Cost varies

Where:
West Fairmount Park
Philadelphia, PA


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

Cost: Cost varies

Where:
Longwood Gardens
1001 Longwood Rd.
Kennett Square, PA
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This is an adaptation of four of Barbara Park’s best-selling books, brought to life in a genuinely comical (and not strictly-for-kids) musical. Awaken a young person’s desire to read...

Cost: $10, adults; $8, kids

Where:
Players Club of Swarthmore
614 Fairview Ave.
Swarthmore, PA
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The exhibit will feature East Coast artists showcasing beautiful, contemporary and diverse ceramics. Oct. 6 is "Sunday Funday," complete with live music, demos and activities. 

Cost: FREE

Where:
Historic Yellow Springs
1685 Art School Rd
Paoli, PA  19425
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Enjoy a brisk fall afternoon along the picturesque Chester Creek Valley during a 90-minute journey back in time to the village of Glen Mills and return.

Cost: $15, adults; $1, kids

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

Cost: $8-$10

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

Cost: visit the website for further detail

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


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

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Kids visit animals, explore forests and engage in farm activities.  Extended care available from 7:30-8:30am before and 4-5:30pm after camp. 

Cost: $59

Where:
Fernbrook Farms Environmental Education Center
142 Bordentown Georgetown Rd
Chesterfield, NJ  08515
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Sponsor: Fernbrook Farms
Telephone: 609-298-4028
Contact Name: Brian Kuser
Website »

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

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


Telephone: 215-581-3181

More information

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

Cost: $20-$28

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

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Please join us on Monday, October 14 from 11 am – 7 pm  for 
Heritage Day at The Star Barn Village & Car Show 100 +/- cars will be on display Drive through the restored...

Cost: $20 per car (8 passengers) $30 per oversized car (9-15 passengers)

Where:
The Star Barn Village at Stone Gables Estate
Star Barn Way, enter at Newville Road
Elizabethtown, PA  17022
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Sponsor: The Star Barn Village at Stone Gables Estate
Telephone: 717-287-6287
Contact Name: Gail Shane
Website »

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

Cost: $39-$42

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


Telephone: 610-367-0200
Website »

More information

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

Cost: $36-$75

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


Telephone: 610-367-0200
Website »

More information

Burn energy and have fun while the kids are off school.  

Cost: $9.95/child

Where:
Pump It Up of Marlton
8 E. Stow Road
Suite 160
MArlton, NJ  08053
View map »


Sponsor: Pump It Up
Telephone: 856-797-9663
Contact Name: Pump It Up

More information

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

Cost: $24-$44

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


Website »

More information

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

Cost: Pay as you go

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


Website »

More information

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

Cost: free

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


Website »

More information

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

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


Telephone: 215-686-5416
Website »

More information

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

Cost: FREE

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


Website »

More information

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

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

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


Telephone: 215-409-6600
Website »

More information

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

Cost: FREE

Where:
Fifer Orchards Farm and Country Store
1919 Allabands Mill Road
Camden-Wyoming, DE  19934
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This rustic play area encourages kids to use what’s available in the outdoors for fun; learning to love nature and loving to learn naturally.   The concept of Nature Play is to give...

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

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


Telephone: 215-247-5777
Website »

More information

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

Cost: $21

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


Telephone: 215-253-6731
Website »

More information

Explore the grounds to find clues and get a prize.

Cost: $5

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


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

More information

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

Cost: $10

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


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

More information

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

Cost: FREE

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


Website »

More information

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

Cost: Cost varies

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


Website »

More information

The exhibit will feature East Coast artists showcasing beautiful, contemporary and diverse ceramics. Oct. 6 is "Sunday Funday," complete with live music, demos and activities. 

Cost: FREE

Where:
Historic Yellow Springs
1685 Art School Rd
Paoli, PA  19425
View map »

More information

Show More...
Show Less...

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

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


Telephone: 215-581-3181

More information

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

Cost: visit the website for further detail

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


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

More information

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

Cost: $39-$42

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


Telephone: 610-367-0200
Website »

More information

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

Cost: free except during select events

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

More information

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

Cost: $20-$28

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


Website »

More information

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

Cost: $36-$75

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


Telephone: 610-367-0200
Website »

More information

Burn energy and have fun while the kids are off school.  

Cost: $9.95/child

Where:
Pump It Up of Marlton
8 E. Stow Road
Suite 160
MArlton, NJ  08053
View map »


Sponsor: Pump It Up
Telephone: 856-797-9663
Contact Name: Pump It Up

More information

Archbishop Ryan High School, a Catholic, coeducational school, is committed to empowering students to become contributing members of our Church and society.  In partnership with family and...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Archbishop Ryan High SCHOOL, Philadelphia
11201 Academy Rd.
Philadelphia, PA
View map »


Website »

More information

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

Cost: $24-$44

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


Website »

More information

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

Cost: Pay as you go

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


Website »

More information

The Laurel School of Princeton is an independent co-educational day school specializing in educating students language-based learning differences, such as dyslexia, dysgraphia and...

Cost: FREE

Where:
The Laurel School, Princeton
75 Mapleton Rd.
Princeton, NJ
View map »


Website »

More information

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

Cost: free

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


Website »

More information

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

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


Telephone: 215-686-5416
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The exhibit features images by photographer Albert Horner which capture the quiet beauty and intimate landscapes of New Jersey’s Pinelands National Reserve. A number of artifacts and...

Cost: FREE

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

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

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

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Telephone: 215-409-6600
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Escape into the imaginative world of garden follies, the venue’s first-ever exhibition of whimsical and classic garden structures. Thirteen structures await discovery and...

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

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

Cost: FREE

Where:
Fifer Orchards Farm and Country Store
1919 Allabands Mill Road
Camden-Wyoming, DE  19934
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This rustic play area encourages kids to use what’s available in the outdoors for fun; learning to love nature and loving to learn naturally.   The concept of Nature Play is to give...

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

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

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

Cost: $21

Where:
Museum of the American Revolution
101 S. Third Street
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Telephone: 215-253-6731
Website »

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Explore the grounds to find clues and get a prize.

Cost: $5

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

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

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

Where:
WheatonArts
1501 Glasstown Road
Millville, NJ  08332
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Includes stories, songs and dancing.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Souderton Mennonite Church
105 W. Chestnut Street
Souderton, PA  18964
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Sponsor: Souderton Mennonite Church
Telephone: 215-723-3088
Contact Name: Sarah Scorzetti
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This is an exhibition of contemporary art featuring new works developed and created by artists invited to utilize the resources and facilities at the museum for experiment-based exploration. The...

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

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

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

Cost: $10

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

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

Cost: FREE

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


Website »

More information

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

Cost: Cost varies

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

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The exhibit will feature East Coast artists showcasing beautiful, contemporary and diverse ceramics. Oct. 6 is "Sunday Funday," complete with live music, demos and activities. 

Cost: FREE

Where:
Historic Yellow Springs
1685 Art School Rd
Paoli, PA  19425
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Interactive art installation celebrates the vibrant colors and flavors of favorite sugary delights across over a dozen environments, from flying unicorn pigs to a marshmallow tsunami. More than one...

Cost: $20-$28

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

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

Cost: visit the website for further detail

Where:
Sesame Place
Sesame Place 100 Sesame Rd
Langhorne, PA  19047
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Sponsor: Sesame Place®
Telephone: 215-702-3566
Contact Name: Sesame Place
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Water/Ways, an exhibition from the Smithsonian’s Museum on Main Street, explores the relationship between people and water. It explores the centrality of water in our lives including its effect...

Cost: free except during select events

Where:
WheatonArts
1501 Glasstown Road
Millville, NJ  08332
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Wednesday, October 16, 2019 Morning Session: 10:00 am – 1:00 pmAfternoon Session: 12:00 pm – 3:00 PMExplore the world of ancient Egypt, from mummies to pharaohs—and every hieroglyph in...

Cost: $12-$15

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

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

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

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

Cost: $39-$42

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

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

Cost: $36-$75

Where:
Colebrookdale Railroad
64 S Washington St
Boyertown, PA  19512
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Telephone: 610-367-0200
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Kids are wired to try new things. The current trend, both nationally and locally, is vaping. Along with other risky behaviors, this is something we need to have a conversation about, as parents...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Upper Dublin High School
800 Loch Alsh Ave
Fort Washington, PA  19034
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Sponsor: Be a Part of the Conversation
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Once the site of a real prison, this infamous haunt features six horrifying attractions in one admission price, including the Infirmary, Blood Yard, Breakout and Lockdown. If you’ve got...

Cost: $24-$44

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

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

Cost: Pay as you go

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


Website »

More information

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

Cost: free

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

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

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

More information

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

Cost: FREE

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


Website »

More information

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

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

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


Telephone: 215-409-6600
Website »

More information

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

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


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

More information

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

Cost: FREE

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

More information

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

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

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


Telephone: 215-247-5777
Website »

More information

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

Cost: $21

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


Telephone: 215-253-6731
Website »

More information

Explore the grounds to find clues and get a prize.

Cost: $5

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


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

More information

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

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

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

More information

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

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

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


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

More information

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

Cost: $10

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


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

More information

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

Cost: FREE

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


Website »

More information

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

Cost: Cost varies

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


Website »

More information

The exhibit will feature East Coast artists showcasing beautiful, contemporary and diverse ceramics. Oct. 6 is "Sunday Funday," complete with live music, demos and activities. 

Cost: FREE

Where:
Historic Yellow Springs
1685 Art School Rd
Paoli, PA  19425
View map »

More information

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With 81 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.
Suite 530
Atlantic City, NJ  08401
View map »


Sponsor: Autism New Jersey
Telephone: 6095888200 x10013
Contact Name: Elizabeth Neumann
Website »

More information

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

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


Telephone: 215-581-3181

More information

This open house is for Kindergarten through Grade 5 at the school's Spruce Hill location. The City School is a PK-12 Christian school in the heart of Philadelphia. It ranges the spectrum of...

Cost: FREE

Where:
The City School, Philadelphia
4115 Baltimore Ave
Philadelphia, PA  19104
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Website »

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

Cost: $20-$28

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


Website »

More information

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

Cost: $39-$42

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


Telephone: 610-367-0200
Website »

More information

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

Cost: $36-$75

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


Telephone: 610-367-0200
Website »

More information

Enjoy shopping, dining and relaxing. The event highlights fall fashion trends with many of the town’s shops and boutiques offering the latest styles, gifts and trends, as well as in-store...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Downtown Haddonfield
Kings Highway
Haddonfield, NJ  08033
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Website »

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The event transforms the campus into a Halloween destination. Costumes are encouraged. Cars decorated for the occasion, encourage kids to make the rounds and collect complimentary goodies by the...

Cost: FREE

Where:
The Arc of Chester County
900 Lawrence Drive
West Chester, PA  19380
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Telephone: 610-696-8090
Contact Name: Kelli Martino
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The discussion will cover: How to have a conversation with children about loved ones who might be struggling with substance use. How to create an environment for open and effective...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Springfield Township Middle School
1901 Paper Mill Road
Oreland, PA  19075
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Sponsor: Be a Part of the Conversation
Website »

More information

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

Cost: $24-$44

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


Website »

More information

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

Cost: Pay as you go

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


Website »

More information

Price includes a slice of pizza and a drink, a glow necklace, a spooky goodie bag and a themed airbrush tattoo.

Cost: $10.95

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

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

Cost: free

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


Website »

More information

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

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


Telephone: 215-686-5416
Website »

More information

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

Cost: FREE

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


Website »

More information

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

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

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


Telephone: 215-409-6600
Website »

More information

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

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


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

More information

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

Cost: FREE

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

More information

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

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

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


Telephone: 215-247-5777
Website »

More information

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

Cost: $21

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


Telephone: 215-253-6731
Website »

More information

Explore the grounds to find clues and get a prize.

Cost: $5

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


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

More information

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

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

Where:
Mt. Cuba Center
3120 Barley Mill Rd
Hockessin, DE  19707
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Contact Name: Mt. Cuba Center
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Young kids and their grown-ups hear a story, interact with art in the galleries, and make their own creative works.  

Cost: $5, child & adult

Where:
Brandywine River Museum of Art
1 Hoffman's Mill Road
Chadds Ford, PA  19317
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More information

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

Cost: visit the website for further detail

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


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

More information

Story time takes place at the Story Stones in Enchanted Woods

Cost: $6-$20

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

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

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

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

More information

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

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

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


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

More information

Come dressed in your Halloween costumes and trick or treat at different stations, stop by activities, and see how the animals behave after hours! 

Cost: $6

Where:
Brandywine Zoo
1001 N. Park Dr.
Wilmington, DE  19802
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Travel through the woods on a hayride to visit the house of a friendly witch. Kids who visit the witch can listen to her stories & jokes and enjoy a treat. There will be a campfire...

Cost: $10

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


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

More information

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

Cost: free except during select events

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

More information

The event highlights over 70 giant pumpkins carved into spooktacular creations. Carvers work through the early evening on Thursday and then illuminate their masterpieces by candlelight. Guests can...

Cost: $15

Where:
Chadds Ford Historical Society
1736 Creek Rd
Chadds Ford, PA  19317
View map »


Sponsor: Chadds Ford Historical Society
Telephone: 610-388-7376
Contact Name: Mike Connolly
Website »

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

Cost: $10

Where:
Tuckerton Seaport and Baymen's Museum
120 W Main St
Tuckerton, NJ
View map »


Website »

More information

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

Cost: FREE

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


Website »

More information

As the sky darkens, an array of expertly carved pumpkins will be illuminated along a 1/3-mile trail in West Fairmount Park (two blocks from the Mann Center). Imagery includes dinosaurs,...

Cost: Cost varies

Where:
West Fairmount Park
Philadelphia, PA


Website »

More information

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

Cost: Cost varies

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


Website »

More information

The exhibit will feature East Coast artists showcasing beautiful, contemporary and diverse ceramics. Oct. 6 is "Sunday Funday," complete with live music, demos and activities. 

Cost: FREE

Where:
Historic Yellow Springs
1685 Art School Rd
Paoli, PA  19425
View map »

More information

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

Cost: $39.99-$49.99

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

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Combines theatrical fog, strobe lights, music, and reduced lighting that may not be suitable for all guests. 

Cost: $8-$10

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


Website »

More information

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With 81 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.
Suite 530
Atlantic City, NJ  08401
View map »


Sponsor: Autism New Jersey
Telephone: 6095888200 x10013
Contact Name: Elizabeth Neumann
Website »

More information

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
View map »


Website »

More information

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

Cost: free except during select events

Where:
WheatonArts
1501 Glasstown Road
Millville, NJ  08332
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Dive into the pages of some of your favorite childhood books at the Very Eric Carle exhibit, which encourages children to become immersed in the world of the children's book author and...

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

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

Cost: $20-$28

Where:
Fashion District Philadelphia
9th and Market
Philadelphia, PA
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Enjoy witch- and wizard-themed activities including a family-friendly festival, collegiate Quidditch tournament, 5K run/walk, straw maze, strolling costumed characters, Jenk Academy for Witchcraft...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Multiple Chestnut Hill locations
Philadelphia , PA  19118

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

Cost: $39-$42

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

Cost: $36-$75

Where:
Colebrookdale Railroad
64 S Washington St
Boyertown, PA  19512
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Set off on an educational hike on the Jack-O-Lantern trail to learn why nocturnal animals are important to the ecosystem. Groups go out onto the trails roughly every 30 minutes, so while you...

Cost: $30, family

Where:
Bucks County Audubon Society
2877 Creamery Rd.
New Hope, PA  18938
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Sponsor: Bucks County Audubon Society
Telephone: 215-297-5880
Contact Name: Diane Smith
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This new, family-friendly fest features a lineup of nine nationally known storytellers in the spoken-word equivalent of a major music or arts festival. The event starts strong on Friday night...

Cost: Cost varies

Where:
Center for the Creative Arts
410 Upper Snuff Mill Row
Yorklyn, DE  19736
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Sponsor: Yorklyn Storytelling Festival, Inc.
Telephone: 610-238-6200
Contact Name: Michael Wright
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Orchestra Concordia will present the first concert  of its 2019-2020 season on October 18, 2019 at 8:00 PM, at the Radnor Middle School, 150 Louella Avenue, Wayne, PA. The...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Radnor Middle School
150 Louella Ave.
Wayne, PA  19087
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"Many Inspired Steps" celebrates the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 Moon landing. The exhibition tells the story of the endeavor to put a man on the moon and highlights New...

Cost: free

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ  08608
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Connect the science of the senses with the mind and the literary experience. Visitors learn about their identity, perceptions, and brain development by following five anthropomorphic characters...

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

Cost: FREE

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 W. State St.
Trenton, NJ  08608
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Explore Hamilton: The Constitutional Clashes That Shaped a Nation, the National Constitution Center’s compelling new exhibit which highlights the competing ideas of Alexander Hamilton and his...

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

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Telephone: 215-409-6600
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Celebrate silly, not-too-spooky fun at The Count’s Halloween Spooktacular at Sesame Place®.   Select dates from September 21 through November 3, the park is transformed into a family-friendly...

Cost: visit the website for further detail

Where:
Sesame Place
Sesame Place 100 Sesame Rd
Langhorne, PA  19047
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Sponsor: Sesame Place®
Telephone: 215-702-3566
Contact Name: Sesame Place
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BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND! Join spooky storyteller Charlie Adams as he recounts some of Chester County's most bone chilling ghost stories! $10.00 per person with preregistration ($12.00/person at the...

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

Where:
William Brinton 1704 House Museum
21 Oakland Road
West Chester, PA  19382
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Sponsor: William Brinton 1704 House Museum
Telephone: 610-399-0913
Contact Name: Paul Kahan
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What is the Gravediggers’ Ball? The Gravediggers’ Ball is the annual fundraiser of the Friends of Laurel Hill Cemetery, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization working to preserve, interpret and...

Cost: USD 175.00 - USD 2250.00

Where:
The College of Physicians of Philadelphia
19 South 22nd Street
Philadelphia, PA  19103
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Sponsor: Friends of Laurel Hill & West Laurel Hill Cemeteries
Telephone: 215-228-8200
Contact Name: Friends of Laurel Hill & W. Laurel Hill Cemeteries
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Once the site of a real prison, this infamous haunt features six horrifying attractions in one admission price, including the Infirmary, Blood Yard, Breakout and Lockdown. If you’ve got...

Cost: $24-$44

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

Cost: Pay as you go

Where:
Linvilla Orchards
137 W Knowlton Rd
Media, PA  19063
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Escape into the imaginative world of garden follies, the venue’s first-ever exhibition of whimsical and classic garden structures. Thirteen structures await discovery and...

Where:
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
5105 Kennett Pike (Rt 52)
Winterthur, DE  19807
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Sponsor: Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
Telephone: 800-448-3883
Contact Name: Information & & Tours
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The Corn Maze Fun Park includes: 6-acre themed corn maze, super straw slides, corn crib, bee line swings, pumpkin jumping pad and more. Saturday extras: farm tours, tractor train, food vendors and...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Fifer Orchards Farm and Country Store
1919 Allabands Mill Road
Camden-Wyoming, DE  19934
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This rustic play area encourages kids to use what’s available in the outdoors for fun; learning to love nature and loving to learn naturally.   The concept of Nature Play is to give...

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

Where:
Morris Arboretum
100 E. Northwestern Ave.
Philadelphia, PA  19118
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Telephone: 215-247-5777
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Follow the untold story of Irish soldier and artist Richard St. George, whose personal trauma and untimely death provide a window into the entangled histories of the American Revolution of 1776 and...

Cost: $21

Where:
Museum of the American Revolution
101 S. Third Street
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Telephone: 215-253-6731
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Explore the grounds to find clues and get a prize.

Cost: $5

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

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

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

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

Where:
WheatonArts
1501 Glasstown Road
Millville, NJ  08332
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The October program's theme is Land of Pines/conservation. You'll read Tall Tall Tree” by Anthony D. Fredericks, then visit the “Preserving the Pinelands” exhibit. Back...

Cost: FREE

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 W. State St.
Trenton, NJ  08608
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Contact Name: Kerry Scott
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This is an exhibition of contemporary art featuring new works developed and created by artists invited to utilize the resources and facilities at the museum for experiment-based exploration. The...

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

Where:
WheatonArts
1501 Glasstown Road
GPS 1000 Village Drive
Millville, NJ  08332
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Sponsor: WheatonArts
Telephone: 856-825-6800
Contact Name: Taral Thompson
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The event highlights over 70 giant pumpkins carved into spooktacular creations. Carvers work through the early evening on Thursday and then illuminate their masterpieces by candlelight. Guests can...

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

Cost: Cost varies

Where:
Sahara Sam's Oasis
535 NJ-73
West Berlin, NJ
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Come dressed in your Halloween costumes and trick or treat at different stations, stop by activities, and see how the animals behave after hours! 

Cost: $6

Where:
Brandywine Zoo
1001 N. Park Dr.
Wilmington, DE  19802
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Travel through the woods on a hayride to visit the house of a friendly witch. Kids who visit the witch can listen to her stories & jokes and enjoy a treat. There will be a campfire...

Cost: $10

Where:
Linvilla Orchards
137 W Knowlton Rd
Media , PA  19063
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Sponsor: Linvilla Orchards
Telephone: (610) 876 -7116
Contact Name: Linvilla Orchards
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The Philadelphia School of Circus Arts transforms its historic 26,000sq/ft building into a haunted circus experience. Visitors can walk down either of the haunted pathways, watch students showcase...

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

Where:
Philadelphia School of Circus Arts
6451 Greene St.
Philadelphia, PA
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Visit Tuckerton Seaport, if you dare, for a frightastic adventure known in local lore as Haunted Seaport. Haunted Seaport will take place on Thursday through Sunday, October 17 – 20 from...

Cost: $10

Where:
Tuckerton Seaport and Baymen's Museum
120 W Main St
Tuckerton, NJ
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Visit the Planetarium for a nighttime star talk, then hop in your car and make a short drive to the Washington Crossing Park Simpson Observatory (weather permitting). The Amateur...

Cost: FREE

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ  08608
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The 180-year-old fountain — the country’s oldest of its kind — underwent a renovation that not only modernized its infrastructure, but added colored lights and music. Find a place...

Cost: FREE

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

Cost: Cost varies

Where:
West Fairmount Park
Philadelphia, PA


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

Cost: Cost varies

Where:
Longwood Gardens
1001 Longwood Rd.
Kennett Square, PA
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The exhibit will feature East Coast artists showcasing beautiful, contemporary and diverse ceramics. Oct. 6 is "Sunday Funday," complete with live music, demos and activities. 

Cost: FREE

Where:
Historic Yellow Springs
1685 Art School Rd
Paoli, PA  19425
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When the train leaves the safety of the station, you are tossed into the hands of the unknown. The train’s onboard creatures are sure to frighten the bravest passengers and test the nerve of...

Cost: $39.99-$49.99

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

Cost: $8-$10

Where:
Franklin Square
200 N 6th St
Philadelphia, PA
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The 2019 festivities and activities include: the Pumpkin Trail (over 50 new and creative pumpkins that will be on display), fall food, seasonal beverages, weekend camping opportunity and campsite...

Cost: $10, weekend pass; $5, Fri. admission; $10, Sat. admission

Where:
Delaware State Fairgrounds
18500 S. DuPont Highway
Harrington, DE
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Enjoy the scenery on this 5K trail run through the 160-acre park. Or come out and walk the 1-mile course at your own pace. Proceeds will go toward the restoration of the historic water system which...

Cost: $30 (run) / $15 (walk)

Where:
Newlin Grist Mill
219 South Cheyney Road
Glen Mills, PA  19342
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Sponsor: Newlin Grist Mill
Telephone: 610-459-2359
Contact Name: Newlin Grist Mil
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Shop for new and gently used children's clothing, shoes, sports equipment, housewares, toys, books, puzzles, electronics, bikes and games. All items are carefully inspected to ensure quality.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Carrcroft Elementary School
503 Crest Road
Wilmington, DE  19803
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Sponsor: Carrcroft PTA
Telephone: 302.475.2576
Contact Name: Phil Grimes
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The Shipley School is a private, coeducational day school for pre-kindergarten through 12th grade students, located in Bryn Mawr, PA. Through our commitment to educational excellence, we develop...

Cost: FREE

Where:
The Shipley School, Bryn Mawr
814 Yarrow St.
Bryn MAwr, PA  19010
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Preschool teachers lead free play and storytime. Learn how the school’s play-based curriculum sets the stage for creative and independent thought and how its early childhood environment...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Kimberton Waldorf School Rosebud Garden
221 Hickory Grove Road
Phoenixville, PA  19460
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Sponsor: Kimberton Waldorf School
Telephone: 610-933-3635
Contact Name: Tammi Stein
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The Giving Garden Beer Fest to benefit The Middletown Community Foundation Saturday, October 19 1-5PM Located in the Mall Parking Lot at 4th Street and Middletown Blvd Join Middletown Township...

Cost: Free

Where:
Oxford Valley Mall
2300 Lincoln Hwy
Langhorne, PA  19047
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Sponsor: The Middletown Community Foundation
Telephone: 215-790-7512
Contact Name: Kaitlyn Palocsko
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Curriculum encompasses disciplines from AP art history to psychology & statistics. Extracurricular concentrations in music/performing arts (10 groups) and athletics (12 teams).

Cost: FREE

Where:
Nazareth Academy High School, Philadelphia
4001 Grant Ave.
Philadelphia, PA
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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 teaching...

Cost: FREE, open house; $5-$20, Pumpkin Day event

Where:
Friends School Haverford
851 Buck Lane
Haverford, PA  19041
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Sponsor: Friends School Haverford
Telephone: 610-642-2334
Contact Name: Carolyn Clingman
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Dive into the pages of some of your favorite childhood books at the Very Eric Carle exhibit, which encourages children to become immersed in the world of the children's book author and...

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

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Families 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 and...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Historic Cold Spring Village
720 Route 9 South
Cape May, NJ  08204
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Runs at 10am and 2pm.

Cost: $15 adults, $12, kids

Where:
Kelsey Theatre
1200 Old Trenton Rd.
West Windsor, NJ
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Small classes and an exceptional blend of academics & enrichment in a family-like atmosphere on a 15-acre campus, with a focus on self-confidence and leadership. Preschool to grade 6.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Meadowbrook School
1641 Hampton Rd.
Meadowbrook, PA
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Afternoon Family Magic Shows!! All ages welcome!     June/July shows feature the comedy and magic of;Danny Archer, Mike Bonacci, Mike Miller, Mystique plus more wonderful...

Cost: $20/$15

Where:
Smoke & Mirrors Magic Theater
2840 Pine Rd. Landmark Business Center
Landmark Business Center
Philadelphia, PA  19006
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Sponsor: Smoke & Mirrors Magic Theater
Telephone: 267-626-1366
Contact Name: Danny Archer
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Clothing, toys, houseware, furniture, antiques, tools and more. Food and beverages will be available for purchase, as well as a raffle. Rain or shine.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Corpus Christi Social Hall
809 Kirkwood Hwy.
Wilmington, DE  19805
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Telephone: 302-562-7531

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

Cost: $20-$28

Where:
Fashion District Philadelphia
9th and Market
Philadelphia, PA
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Jay Jay is the center’s new Blue Jay mascot. He’ll be out and about on weekends and special events, including this one. Also in attendance will be the mascot’s pals, including...

Cost: $14, adults; $10, kids

Where:
John James Audubon Center at Mill Grove
1201 Pawlings Road Audubon
Audubon, PA  19403
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Sponsor: John James Audubon Centerat Mill Grove
Telephone: 610-666-5593
Contact Name: Carrie Barron
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Attendees enjoy games, trick-or-treat, a costume parade and snacks & drinks.

Cost: FREE

Where:
ABA2Day Behavior Services
3744 West Chester Pike
Newtown Square, PA
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Expect health screenings, games, giveaways, a kids’ costume contest, trick-or-treat stations, food trucks and kiddie garden activities.

Cost: FREE

Where:
East Coast Garden Center
30366 Cordrey Rd
Millsboro, DE
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Browse family-friendly items available for purchase, or sell your own — a limited number of vendor spots are available. Kids will make cardboard costumes and enjoy open play.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Smith Memorial Playground
3500 Reservoir Dr.
Philadelphia, PA
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Bring your child for free play and activities in our kindergarten classroom.  Meet our early childhood teachers and learn more about our multi-age kindergarten programs, which are carefully...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Kimberton Waldorf School, Phoenixville
410 W Seven Stars Road
Phoenixville, PA  19460
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Sponsor: Kimberton Waldorf School
Telephone: 610-933-3635
Contact Name: Tammi Stein
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For the price of a ticket you can ride on a hay wagon, paint a pumpkin, or make a scarecrow. Free activities include arts and crafts, live music and a "bug walk.” Food will be available...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Pennypack Farm
685 Mann Road
Horsham, PA  19044
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Sponsor: Pennypack Farm & Education Center
Telephone: 267-217-3282
Contact Name: Kristy Gregory
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Enjoy witch- and wizard-themed activities including a family-friendly festival, collegiate Quidditch tournament, 5K run/walk, straw maze, strolling costumed characters, Jenk Academy for Witchcraft...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Multiple Chestnut Hill locations
Philadelphia , PA  19118

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The venue presents two talks that delve into the archaeology of the Pinelands to discover its prehistoric and colonial history. Guests can explore the archaeology collections during...

Cost: FREE

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street St
Trenton, NJ  08608
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The event will include food, games, giveaways, touch-a-truck, an excavation zone and more. Guests will have an opportunity to “Meet the Makers” who have helped...

Cost: FREE

Where:
The Arthaus Construction Site
301 S. Broad St.
Philadelphia, PA  19107
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Pick a pumpkin out of the Pumpkin Patch and decorate it to take home.

Cost: FREE, ages 10 & younger

Where:
Franklin Square
200 N 6th St
Philadelphia, PA
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Festivities include pumpkin painting, kids’ crafts, hayrides, corn shucking, cider pressing, bean-bag toss, a hay pile jump and food vendors.

Cost: $2

Where:
Pennypacker Mills
5 Haldeman Road
Schwenksville, PA  19473
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Sponsor: Pennypacker Mills
Telephone: 610-287-9349
Contact Name: Linda Callegari
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Meet staff and volunteers at the Potts family cemetery for a day of service. Pull out weeds and rake leaves to uncover the overlooked history of the Potts family burial plot. Learn about the...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Pottsgrove Manor
230 Chestnut Street
Pottstown, PA  19464
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Sponsor: Pottsgrove Manor
Telephone: 610-326-4014
Contact Name: Ann Shipley
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An afternoon of fun and performances in and around Woodmere’s Straw Maze! Throughout the afternoon, performers from Circadium: School of Contemporary Circus will demonstrate world-class...

Cost: $5

Where:
Woodmere Art Museum
9201 Germantown Avenue
Philadelphia, PA  19118
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Sponsor: Woodmere Art Museum
Telephone: 215-247-0476
Contact Name: Woodmere Art Museum
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Enjoy tastings from local breweries, live music, artisan vendors with sustainably crafted goods, food trucks, herbalism workshops, games and raffles.   You’ll see Naked Brewing...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Churchville Nature Center
501 Churchville Lane
Churchville, PA  18966
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Sponsor: Churchville Nature Center
Telephone: 267-880-5037
Contact Name: Stephanie Catrambone
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Water/Ways, an exhibition from the Smithsonian’s Museum on Main Street, explores the relationship between people and water. It explores the centrality of water in our lives including its effect...

Cost: free except during select events

Where:
WheatonArts
1501 Glasstown Road
Millville, NJ  08332
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Spectators can watch 100+ pets show off their Halloween costumes. To enter your pet you must be pre-registered by calling Paw Dazzle at 609-748-7110.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Historic Smithville & Village Greene
615 E. Moss Mill Rd.
Smithville, NJ  08205
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Telephone: 609-748-8999
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The 1930s gasoline-powered self-propelled motorcar gives riders a closer look and a different perspective of the line.   Please note, the motor car is not handicap accessible;...

Cost: $39-$42

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

Cost: $36-$75

Where:
Colebrookdale Railroad
64 S Washington St
Boyertown, PA  19512
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Telephone: 610-367-0200
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The Milton Theatre's annual event invades Dewey Beach complete with live music at northbeach (4-8pm), vendors, food, zombie makeup stations, a kids’ fest, costume contests and the Zombie...

Cost: $10, adults; FREE, ages 12 & younger

Where:
multiple venues
Dewey Beach, DE


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This new, family-friendly fest features a lineup of nine nationally known storytellers in the spoken-word equivalent of a major music or arts festival. The event starts strong on Friday night...

Cost: Cost varies

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

Cost: $24-$44

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


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

Cost: Pay as you go

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


Website »

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

Cost: free

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ  08608
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Connect the science of the senses with the mind and the literary experience. Visitors learn about their identity, perceptions, and brain development by following five anthropomorphic characters...

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

Cost: FREE

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 W. State St.
Trenton, NJ  08608
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Explore Hamilton: The Constitutional Clashes That Shaped a Nation, the National Constitution Center’s compelling new exhibit which highlights the competing ideas of Alexander Hamilton and his...

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

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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This exhibition will feature an array of illustrations for three fairy tales, including Cinderella, Goldilocks and the Three Bears, and The Three Little Pigs.

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

Where:
Brandywine River Museum of Art
1 Hoffman's Mill Road
Chadds Ford, PA  19317
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Escape into the imaginative world of garden follies, the venue’s first-ever exhibition of whimsical and classic garden structures. Thirteen structures await discovery and...

Where:
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
5105 Kennett Pike (Rt 52)
Winterthur, DE  19807
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Sponsor: Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
Telephone: 800-448-3883
Contact Name: Information & & Tours
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The Corn Maze Fun Park includes: 6-acre themed corn maze, super straw slides, corn crib, bee line swings, pumpkin jumping pad and more. Saturday extras: farm tours, tractor train, food vendors and...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Fifer Orchards Farm and Country Store
1919 Allabands Mill Road
Camden-Wyoming, DE  19934
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This rustic play area encourages kids to use what’s available in the outdoors for fun; learning to love nature and loving to learn naturally.   The concept of Nature Play is to give...

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

Where:
Morris Arboretum
100 E. Northwestern Ave.
Philadelphia, PA  19118
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Telephone: 215-247-5777
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Enjoy U-pick apples and pumpkins, pony rides, pedal tractors, wagon rides, the corn maze, adventure barn, a barnyard of farm animals, face painting, food and live music. No admission required...

Cost: $10

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

Cost: $24, adults; $19, kids

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

Cost: $21

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

Cost: FREE

Where:
Neumann Goretti High School
1736 S 10th St
Philadelphia, PA  19146
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Sponsor: Lilypad Philly
Contact Name: Sandra O'Connor
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Explore the grounds to find clues and get a prize.

Cost: $5

Where:
Emlen Physick Estate
1048 Washington Street
Cape May, NJ  08204
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Sponsor: Mid-Atlantic Center for the Arts & Humanities (MAC)
Telephone: 609-884-5404
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The 35-acre village features a rotating cast of costumed characters that take visitors back to medieval times. Experience music, dancing and a variety of attractions including 50-plus stage shows,...

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

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

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

Cost: $7, adults; $5, kids

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

Cost: FREE

Where:
Multiple Philly neighbourhoods
Philadelphia, PA


Sponsor: The Center For Emerging Visual Artist
Telephone: 215-546-7775
Contact Name: Julia Fox
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​Deboard at Frog Hollow, select a refreshment, then select a pumpkin from our "pumpkin patch." Decorate your pumpkin with assistance from our friendly crew or take it home to carve! No...

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

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

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

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

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

Where:
Brandywine Zoo
1001 North Park Drive
Wilmington, DE  19802
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Telephone: 302-571-7747
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The October program's theme is Land of Pines/conservation. You'll read Tall Tall Tree” by Anthony D. Fredericks, then visit the “Preserving the Pinelands” exhibit. Back...

Cost: FREE

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 W. State St.
Trenton, NJ  08608
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Contact Name: Kerry Scott
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The event highlights over 70 giant pumpkins carved into spooktacular creations. Carvers work through the early evening on Thursday and then illuminate their masterpieces by candlelight. Guests can...

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

Cost: Cost varies

Where:
Sahara Sam's Oasis
535 NJ-73
West Berlin, NJ
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Come dressed in your Halloween costumes and trick or treat at different stations, stop by activities, and see how the animals behave after hours! 

Cost: $6

Where:
Brandywine Zoo
1001 N. Park Dr.
Wilmington, DE  19802
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The Philadelphia School of Circus Arts transforms its historic 26,000sq/ft building into a haunted circus experience. Visitors can walk down either of the haunted pathways, watch students showcase...

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

Where:
Philadelphia School of Circus Arts
6451 Greene St.
Philadelphia, PA
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Visit Tuckerton Seaport, if you dare, for a frightastic adventure known in local lore as Haunted Seaport. Haunted Seaport will take place on Thursday through Sunday, October 17 – 20 from...

Cost: $10

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

Cost: $29.99

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

Cost: FREE

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

Cost: Cost varies

Where:
West Fairmount Park
Philadelphia, PA


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The exhibit will feature East Coast artists showcasing beautiful, contemporary and diverse ceramics. Oct. 6 is "Sunday Funday," complete with live music, demos and activities. 

Cost: FREE

Where:
Historic Yellow Springs
1685 Art School Rd
Paoli, PA  19425
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Join an evening tour of the 1638 burial ground and hear the stories of famous—and infamous—people buried here. Stories of graveyard hauntings were whispered in the parlors, taverns, and...

Cost: $12

Where:
Old Swedes Church
606 Church St.
Wilmington, DE
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Celebrate silly, not-too-spooky fun at The Count’s Halloween Spooktacular at Sesame Place®.   Select dates from September 21 through November 3, the park is transformed into a family-friendly...

Cost: visit the website for further detail

Where:
Sesame Place
Sesame Place 100 Sesame Rd
Langhorne, PA  19047
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Sponsor: Sesame Place®
Telephone: 215-702-3566
Contact Name: Sesame Place
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This chrysanthemum showcase features two large-scale bamboo and natural-element displays by Akane Teshigahara, headmaster of the renowned Sogetsu School of Ikebana headquartered in Japan.

Cost: Cost varies

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

Cost: $39.99-$49.99

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

Cost: $8-$10

Where:
Franklin Square
200 N 6th St
Philadelphia, PA
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The 2019 festivities and activities include: the Pumpkin Trail (over 50 new and creative pumpkins that will be on display), fall food, seasonal beverages, weekend camping opportunity and campsite...

Cost: $10, weekend pass; $5, Fri. admission; $10, Sat. admission

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