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September 2018

Children on the autism spectrum and their families are invited to experience the museum before the crowds. You can visit with the dinosaurs, explore the children’s discovery...

Where:
Academy of Natural Sciences
1900 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy.
Philadelphia, PA
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This exhibit showcases the visual artists who received Fellowships in 2016, 2017 and 2018 from the New Jersey State Council on the Arts in the areas of painting, works on paper, media,...

Where:
Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
1501 Glasstown Road
Millville, NJ  08332
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Sponsor: Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
Telephone: 185-682-56800
Contact Name: Taral Thompson
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This exhibition, organized by the Robert M. Minkoff Foundation and guest curated by Andrew Page for the Robert M. Minkoff Foundation, celebrates the botanical sculptures of an...

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

Where:
Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
1501 Glasstown Road
Millville, NJ  08332
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Sponsor: Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
Telephone: 856-825-6800
Contact Name: Taral Thompson
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All boys, Catholic Diocesan high school that offers comprehensive academic curriculum within a disciplined Catholic environment enriched by its cultural, racial, and religious diversity. 17 varsity...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Roman Catholic High School, Philadelphia
Lansdowne Drive and Horticultural Drive
Philadelphia, PA  19131
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Join special presenters at Norristown Farm Park for a Native American Day designed for children and families.  Blue Jay, Nokomis, and Darius Puff are returning with lots of Native...

Cost: Free parking & free event

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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Celebrate the Jewish holiday of Sukkot by building sukkahs, reflecting on nature, and enjoying the autumn harvest. Celebrate Sukkot: Sukkah 11 am – 5 pm Please Touch Garden, Main...

Cost: $19

Where:
Please Touch Museum
4231 Avenue of the Republic
Philadelphia, PA  19131
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The annual event features an array of historic automobiles from the classic era. Selection is based on significance of the marque, authenticity, presentation and the history of the vehicle. Limited...

Cost: $25

Where:
Marshall Steam Museum at Auburn Heights Preserve
3000 Creek Rd.
Yorklyn, DE  19736
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Sponsor: Friends of Auburn Heights Preserve
Telephone: 302-239-2385
Contact Name: Michelle Nowling
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Raised as the child of South Asian immigrants in Canada, trans artist Vivek Shraya explores how masculinity was imposed on her when she was younger and how it continues to haunt her now--and...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Asian Arts Initiative
1219 Vine Street
Philadelphia, PA  19107
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Sponsor: Asian Arts Initiative
Telephone: 215-557-0455
Contact Name: Melissa
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An interactive exploration of hip hop's rich cultural history by the dancers of Hip Hop Fundamentals, highlighting how inner-city youth changed the world.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Parkway Central Library
Montgomery Auditorium
1901 Vine St.
Philadelphia, PA  19103
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Sponsor: The Free Library of Philadelphia

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This program is ideal for first-time campers or families who don’t want to put much work into planning a camping trip. All you need is a tent and sleeping bag; The venue provides food,...

Cost: $100, family.

Where:
Riverbend Environmental Education Center
1950 Spring Mill Rd
Gladwyne, PA  19035
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Telephone: 161-052-75234
Contact Name: Rosie Arnold
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One of the city’s largest celebrations of Latino arts and cultures features dozens of community agencies, corporate sponsors and vendors, as well as crafts, games, kids’ activities and...

Cost: FREE

Where:
North 5 Street, between Somerset & Huntingdon Sts.
Philadelphia, PA


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

Cost: $19-$45

Where:
Eastern State Penitentiary
2027 Fairmount Ave.
Philadelphia, PA  19130
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Festivities include a pie-eating contest, costumed characters, games and music.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Linvilla Orchards
137 Knowlton Rd.
Media, PA  19063
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Have you ever pondered the genius behind the invention of the s’more, or wondered how anyone could survive a camping trip without bug spray and quick-dry fabrics?  Happy Campers! has...

Where:
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
5105 Kennett Pike
Wilmington, DE  19807
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Telephone: 800-448-3883
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Kids learn through age-appropriate games, crafts, stories, activities, and animal presentations. Program will be canceled for the week in the event of inclement weather.  

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

Where:
Brandywine Zoo
1001 North Park Drive
Wilmington, DE  19802
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Help Thomas the Tank Engine be a “really useful engine,” as you explore the sights and sounds of the island, including Knapford Station and Sodor Steamworks. Learn valuable STEM skills...

Cost: $19

Where:
Please Touch Museum
4231 Avenue of the Republic
Philadelphia, PA  19131
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Enjoy a 20-minute train ride with Thomas, Thomas-themed activities, Sir Topham Hatt® plus fun extras included with your ticket. Percy train ride available with the Percy Package.

Cost: $21.00-$27.00

Where:
Strasburg Rail Road
301 Gap Road
Ronks, PA  17572
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Sponsor: Strasburg Rail Road
Telephone: 866-725-9666
Contact Name: Strasburg Rail Road
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Discover Philadelphia's connection to the founding of the U.S. Navy. The new, permanent exhibit features curated objects never, or rarely, seen by the public, highlighting the...

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

Cost: $16.95 & up.

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

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

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

More information

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

Cost: $2

Where:
Pottsgrove Manor
100 West King St.
Pottstown, PA  19464
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Sponsor: Pottsgrove Manor
Telephone: 610-326-4014
Contact Name: Ann Shipley
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This exhibit features historical artifacts, uniforms, artwork and memorabilia.    

Cost: $4, adults; $3, kids.

Where:
The Museum of American History
138 Andaloro Way
Deptford, NJ  08093-1627
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Telephone: 185-681-21121
Contact Name: Barbara Norcross
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General admission allows entry to the 18-acre adventure farm, which includes more than 45 activities for children and adults.  Get lost in the 5-acre corn maze, take a hayride through the...

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

Where:
Hellerick's Family Farm
5500 North Easton Road (Route 611)
Doylestown, PA  18902
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Sponsor: Hellerick's Family Farm
Telephone: 215-766-8388
Contact Name: Paul Hellerick
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Larger-than-life scarecrow creations will be on display. If you’d like to participate, choose from categories: Quite the Character, Traditional, Thrills with Chills, Group (great project...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Peddler's Village
Routes 202 & 263
Lahaska, PA  18931
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Telephone: 215-794-4000
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Enjoy pony rides, pedal tractors and wagon rides, a cornstalk maze, barnyard animals, pumpkin painting, homemade food and live music (between noon-4pm).

Cost: $8

Where:
Terhune Orchards
330 Cold Soil Rd.
Princeton, NJ  08540
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Sponsor: Terhune Orchards
Telephone: 609-924-2310
Contact Name: Farm Store
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This expansive exhibition, curated by Brooklyn artist Benjamin Wright, features over 20 contemporary artists whose work is inspired by science. The artwork on display will allow visitors to explore...

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

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

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When street urchin Aladdin falls for the strong-willed Princess Jasmine, he gets help from a fun-loving Genie to outsmart the wicked Jafar and win her hand.

Cost: $15-$18

Where:
Walnut Street Theatre
825 Walnut Street
Philadelphia, PA  19107
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Sponsor: Walnut Street Theatre
Telephone: 334-233-0125

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Features an artisanal craft fair, food trucks, goats, playground, farm tours, hayrides and a market with local produce. 

Cost: FREE

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

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

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

Where:
Mount Hope Estate and Winery
2775 Lebanon Rd.
Manheim, PA
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The event will include a variety of demonstrations, including: agility, nose work (substance detection), treibball (urban herding), rally-obedience and explosive/narcotic demonstrations....

Cost: $9, adults; $7.50, kids; $1, dogs.

Where:
Shawnee on Delaware
401 Hollow Rd
East Stroudsburg, PA
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Ebenezer Maxwell Mansion’s 2018 Murder Mystery is entitled A Seance to Remember. Join us the last two weekends in October 2018 for a live theatre walking tour. The Murder Mystery is similar to...

Cost: 16

Where:
Ebenezer Maxwell Mansion
200 West Tulpehocken Street
Phildelphia, PA  19144
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Sponsor: Ebenezer Maxwell Mansion
Telephone: 215-438-1861
Contact Name: Diane Richardson
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Built in 1704, the house is a restored Quaker home. It’s one of the oldest and best restored houses in the country. The venue was designated a National Historic Landmark in 1968.

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

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

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

Where:
FIGMAGO
825 Bainbridge Street
Philadelphia, PA  19147
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Sponsor: Meg Saligman Studio
Telephone: 856-524-8120
Contact Name: Taylor Turner
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A docent reads a colonial-themed story to kids.

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

Where:
William Brinton 1704 House
21 Oakland Rd.
West Chester, PA  19382
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Sponsor: Brinton Association of America
Telephone: 610-399-0913
Contact Name: Paul Kahan
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Enjoy German-themed revelry, live entertainment, a kids “Rootbier Garten” activity area and more. On Friday at 5:00pm, the festivities kick-off with a ceremonial keg...

Cost: $19.95-$39.95

Where:
Morey's Piers
3501 Boardwalk
Wildwood, NJ  08260
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Expect daily fountain performances in the Main Fountain Garden and Open Air Theatre, illuminated fountain performances and live music in the beer garden on Thurs., Fri. and Sat. evenings, Fireworks...

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

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

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

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

Where:
Academy of Natural Sciences
1900 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy
Philadelphia, PA
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Join Elmo, Zoe, The Count, Grover and Cookie Monster for a silly Halloween celebration. Enjoy singing, dancing and a meal. Wear your costumes and take photos with your Sesame Street friends,...

Cost: $30

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

Cost: $65

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

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The mall is the first location in the country to feature the limited-edition Museum Editions' collection that represents nine key milestones in Van Gogh’s life. The collection consists of...

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

Where:
King of Prussia Mall
160 N. Gulph Rd
King of Prussia, PA
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Directed by Anthony SanFilippo, this classic musical comedy about sinners and saints follows Nathan Detroit as he sets up the biggest craps game in town under the eye of the law and straight-laced...

Cost: $28, adults; $14, students.

Where:
Players Club of Swarthmore
614 Fairview Ave.
Swarthmore, PA
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Bring the family to enjoy performances by local talent, face painting, pony rides, 4H demos, food trucks, a petting zoo,  carnival games and rides, and an apple-pie contest.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Lakewood Complex
Woodbury-Turnersville Rd.
Gloucester Township, NJ
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With more than 100 tons of pumpkins display, the orchard will have pumpkins of all shapes and sizes to choose from. Families can also enjoy live music and entertainment, pick-your-own apples and...

Cost: FREE

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


Website »

More information

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

Cost: $47.99 & up

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


Website »

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This exhibit showcases the visual artists who received Fellowships in 2016, 2017 and 2018 from the New Jersey State Council on the Arts in the areas of painting, works on paper, media,...

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


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

More information

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

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

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


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

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: $19-$45

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


Website »

More information

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

Cost: $19

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

More information

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

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


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

More information

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

Cost: 16

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


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

More information

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

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


Telephone: 800-448-3883
Website »

More information

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

Cost: $16.95 & up.

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


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

More information

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

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

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


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

More information

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

Cost: $2

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


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

More information

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

Cost: FREE

Where:
Fifer Orchards Farm and Country Store
1919 Allabands Mill Road
Camden-Wyoming, DE  19934
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Andalusia, the country home of Nicholas Biddle, President of the Second Bank of the United States, is surrounded by  architectural delights, native woodlands and gardens. Placed on the...

Cost: $20

Where:
Andalusia Estate
1237 State Rd.
Andalusia, PA  19020
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General admission allows entry to the 18-acre adventure farm, which includes more than 45 activities for children and adults.  Get lost in the 5-acre corn maze, take a hayride through the...

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

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


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

More information

Larger-than-life scarecrow creations will be on display. If you’d like to participate, choose from categories: Quite the Character, Traditional, Thrills with Chills, Group (great project...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Peddler's Village
Routes 202 & 263
Lahaska, PA  18931
View map »


Telephone: 215-794-4000
Website »

More information

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

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

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


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

More information

When street urchin Aladdin falls for the strong-willed Princess Jasmine, he gets help from a fun-loving Genie to outsmart the wicked Jafar and win her hand.

Cost: $15-$18

Where:
Walnut Street Theatre
825 Walnut Street
Philadelphia, PA  19107
View map »


Sponsor: Walnut Street Theatre
Telephone: 334-233-0125

More information

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

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

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


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

More information

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

Cost: FREE

Where:
Boardwalk Bandstand
Bethany Beach, DE


Website »

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

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

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


Website »

More information

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

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

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


Website »

More information

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

Cost: $65

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


Telephone: 121-575-23566
Website »

More information

The mall is the first location in the country to feature the limited-edition Museum Editions' collection that represents nine key milestones in Van Gogh’s life. The collection consists of...

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

Where:
King of Prussia Mall
160 N. Gulph Rd
King of Prussia, PA
View map »


Website »

More information

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

Cost: FREE

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


Website »

More information

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

Cost: $47.99 & up

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


Website »

More information

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Friends Select School is a private Quaker School located in the cultural heart of Center City Philadelphia educating students from PreK to grade 8.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Friends Select School, Philadelphia
1651 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy
Philadelphia, PA
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Girard College is a 1st through 12th grade 5-day boarding school for academically capable children, located on a historic 43-acre campus.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Girard College, Philadelphia
2101 S College Ave
, PA
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More information

This exhibit showcases the visual artists who received Fellowships in 2016, 2017 and 2018 from the New Jersey State Council on the Arts in the areas of painting, works on paper, media,...

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


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

More information

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

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

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


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

More information

Cost: FREE

Where:
Newfield Public Library
115 Catawba Ave
Newfield, NJ
View map »


Website »

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Dr. Shiri Sella earned her BA at Harvard, doctorate at Rutgers and was director of clinical services at Penn for their Social Learning Disorders Program. She has a private practice...

Cost: $5

Where:
Bancroft School
311 Walton Ave
Mt. Laurel, NJ  08054
View map »


Sponsor: ASPEN
Telephone: 856-290-5075
Contact Name: Monique Castillo
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: $19-$45

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


Website »

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

Where:
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
5105 Kennett Pike
Wilmington, DE  19807
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Telephone: 800-448-3883
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Help Thomas the Tank Engine be a “really useful engine,” as you explore the sights and sounds of the island, including Knapford Station and Sodor Steamworks. Learn valuable STEM skills...

Cost: $19

Where:
Please Touch Museum
4231 Avenue of the Republic
Philadelphia, PA  19131
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Discover Philadelphia's connection to the founding of the U.S. Navy. The new, permanent exhibit features curated objects never, or rarely, seen by the public, highlighting the...

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

Cost: $16.95 & up.

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

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

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

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


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

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

Cost: 16

Where:
Ebenezer Maxwell Mansion
200 West Tulpehocken Street
Phildelphia, PA  19144
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Sponsor: Ebenezer Maxwell Mansion
Telephone: 215-438-1861
Contact Name: Diane Richardson
Website »

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

Cost: $2

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

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

Cost: FREE

Where:
Fifer Orchards Farm and Country Store
1919 Allabands Mill Road
Camden-Wyoming, DE  19934
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General admission allows entry to the 18-acre adventure farm, which includes more than 45 activities for children and adults.  Get lost in the 5-acre corn maze, take a hayride through the...

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

Where:
Hellerick's Family Farm
5500 North Easton Road (Route 611)
Doylestown, PA  18902
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Sponsor: Hellerick's Family Farm
Telephone: 215-766-8388
Contact Name: Paul Hellerick
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Larger-than-life scarecrow creations will be on display. If you’d like to participate, choose from categories: Quite the Character, Traditional, Thrills with Chills, Group (great project...

Cost: FREE

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

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

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

Where:
Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
1501 Glasstown Road
Millville, NJ  08332
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Sponsor: Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
Telephone: 856-825-6800
Contact Name: Taral Thompson
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This early childhood series incorporates active learning through music, movement and the exploration of objects in a welcoming setting. Themes relate to the museum and garden.

Cost: $5

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

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When street urchin Aladdin falls for the strong-willed Princess Jasmine, he gets help from a fun-loving Genie to outsmart the wicked Jafar and win her hand.

Cost: $15-$18

Where:
Walnut Street Theatre
825 Walnut Street
Philadelphia, PA  19107
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Sponsor: Walnut Street Theatre
Telephone: 334-233-0125

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Where:
Academy of Natural Sciences
1900 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy
Philadelphia, PA
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Come in costume and enjoy three Halloween-themed shows, soar, swing, fly and cruise on three Count von Count-themed mechanical rides, and see everyone’s favorite furry friends dressed up in...

Cost: $65

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

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

Where:
King of Prussia Mall
160 N. Gulph Rd
King of Prussia, PA
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With more than 100 tons of pumpkins display, the orchard will have pumpkins of all shapes and sizes to choose from. Families can also enjoy live music and entertainment, pick-your-own apples and...

Cost: FREE

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

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

Cost: $47.99 & up

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

Cost: 16

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


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

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This exhibit showcases the visual artists who received Fellowships in 2016, 2017 and 2018 from the New Jersey State Council on the Arts in the areas of painting, works on paper, media,...

Where:
Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
1501 Glasstown Road
Millville, NJ  08332
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Sponsor: Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
Telephone: 185-682-56800
Contact Name: Taral Thompson
Website »

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

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

Where:
Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
1501 Glasstown Road
Millville, NJ  08332
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Sponsor: Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
Telephone: 856-825-6800
Contact Name: Taral Thompson
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Learn about the home requirements of local animals. Listen to a story, play a game and make an animal habitat craft. Walk with the park naturalist to find animal homes. Meet at the...

Cost: $5

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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Kids can wear pajamas and bring a stuffed animal to the library for bedtime stories and crafts. Then, they’ll say goodnight to the plush pal, who will stay overnight for a...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Brandywine Hundred Library
1300 Foulk Rd.
Wilmington, DE
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Quadrat Academy is an innovative Montessori Middle and High school in Philadelphia, focused on experiential education and entrepreneurship.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Quadrat Academy, Philadelphia
222 Brown St
Philadelphia, PA
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Red Lion is a distinctively Christian traditional Pre-K through 12th grade school where students are nurtured in mind, body, and spirit.

Cost: FREE

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

Cost: $19-$45

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

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

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


Telephone: 800-448-3883
Website »

More information

The Episcopal Academy, founded in 1785, is a private, co-educational school for grades Pre-K through 12.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Episcopal Academy, Newtown Square
1785 Bishop White Drive
Newtown Square, PA
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Help Thomas the Tank Engine be a “really useful engine,” as you explore the sights and sounds of the island, including Knapford Station and Sodor Steamworks. Learn valuable STEM skills...

Cost: $19

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

More information

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

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


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

More information

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

Cost: $16.95 & up.

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


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

More information

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

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

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


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

More information

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

Cost: $2

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


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

More information

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

Cost: FREE

Where:
Fifer Orchards Farm and Country Store
1919 Allabands Mill Road
Camden-Wyoming, DE  19934
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Nature discoveries, stories and art projects are all part of the fun. Whenever possible, participants venture outside, so please dress accordingly. The program meets at the Arts Center, with...

Cost: $4

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

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

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

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


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

More information

Larger-than-life scarecrow creations will be on display. If you’d like to participate, choose from categories: Quite the Character, Traditional, Thrills with Chills, Group (great project...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Peddler's Village
Routes 202 & 263
Lahaska, PA  18931
View map »


Telephone: 215-794-4000
Website »

More information

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

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

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


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

More information

When street urchin Aladdin falls for the strong-willed Princess Jasmine, he gets help from a fun-loving Genie to outsmart the wicked Jafar and win her hand.

Cost: $15-$18

Where:
Walnut Street Theatre
825 Walnut Street
Philadelphia, PA  19107
View map »


Sponsor: Walnut Street Theatre
Telephone: 334-233-0125

More information

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

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

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


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

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Visit the former dairy and farm while exploring the ever-changing estate landscape on this narrated tram tour. Hear accounts of estate history as you see how we have repurposed historic...

Cost: $5

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


Telephone: 800-448-3883
Contact Name: Information and Tours
Website »

More information

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

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

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


Website »

More information

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

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

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


Website »

More information

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

Cost: $65

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


Telephone: 121-575-23566
Website »

More information

The mall is the first location in the country to feature the limited-edition Museum Editions' collection that represents nine key milestones in Van Gogh’s life. The collection consists of...

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

Where:
King of Prussia Mall
160 N. Gulph Rd
King of Prussia, PA
View map »


Website »

More information

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

Cost: FREE

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


Website »

More information

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

Cost: $47.99 & up

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


Website »

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Waldorf curriculum Inspires critical thinking, confidence and boundless creativity by teaching arts alongside science, math and languages. Serves grades K-8.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Waldorf School of Philadelphia
6000 Wayne Ave
Philadelphia, PA
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This exhibit showcases the visual artists who received Fellowships in 2016, 2017 and 2018 from the New Jersey State Council on the Arts in the areas of painting, works on paper, media,...

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


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

More information

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

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

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


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

More information

Ten percent of all proceeds will benefit the Sandy Rollman Ovarian Cancer Foundation.  Celebrate September as National Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month.

Cost: -

Where:
David Yurman @ King of Prussia Mall
350 Mall Blvd
King of Prussia, PA  19406
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Sponsor: David Yurman
Telephone: 610-265-6370
Contact Name: Lindsey Croce

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Embrace the peaceful surroundings by practicing yoga among the trees (weather permitting outside). Rain or shine. A limited number of mats are available to borrow. Ages 10 & up.

Cost: $8

Where:
Brandywine Red Clay Alliance
1760 Unionville Wawaset Rd
West Chester, PA
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Play a game of live-action Candyland, where you are the game pieces. Caregiver participation required. There will be no candy that includes nuts.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Voorhees Library
203 Laurel Rd
Voorhees, NJ
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Ebenezer Maxwell Mansion’s 2018 Murder Mystery is entitled A Seance to Remember. Join us the last two weekends in October 2018 for a live theatre walking tour. The Murder Mystery is similar to...

Cost: 16

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


Sponsor: Ebenezer Maxwell Mansion
Telephone: 215-438-1861
Contact Name: Diane Richardson
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: $19-$45

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


Website »

More information

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

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


Telephone: 800-448-3883
Website »

More information

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

Cost: $10

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

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Snacks provided.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Open Book Bookstore
7900 High School Rd.
Elkins Park, PA  19027
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Sponsor: Open Book Bookstore
Telephone: 267-627-4888
Contact Name: Lynn Rosen
Website »

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

Cost: $19

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

More information

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

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


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

More information

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

Cost: $16.95 & up.

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


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

More information

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

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

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


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

More information

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

Cost: $2

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


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

More information

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

Cost: FREE

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

More information

This exhibit features historical artifacts, uniforms, artwork and memorabilia.    

Cost: $4, adults; $3, kids.

Where:
The Museum of American History
138 Andaloro Way
Deptford, NJ  08093-1627
View map »


Telephone: 185-681-21121
Contact Name: Barbara Norcross
Website »

More information

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

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

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


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

More information

Larger-than-life scarecrow creations will be on display. If you’d like to participate, choose from categories: Quite the Character, Traditional, Thrills with Chills, Group (great project...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Peddler's Village
Routes 202 & 263
Lahaska, PA  18931
View map »


Telephone: 215-794-4000
Website »

More information

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

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

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


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

More information

Enjoy animal stories read by the story-telling team. The event takes place in the otter circle, in the main zoo, and may include a craft, activity or animal presentation.

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

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

More information

When street urchin Aladdin falls for the strong-willed Princess Jasmine, he gets help from a fun-loving Genie to outsmart the wicked Jafar and win her hand.

Cost: $15-$18

Where:
Walnut Street Theatre
825 Walnut Street
Philadelphia, PA  19107
View map »


Sponsor: Walnut Street Theatre
Telephone: 334-233-0125

More information

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

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

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


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

More information

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

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

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


Website »

More information

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

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

Where:
Academy of Natural Sciences
1900 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy
Philadelphia, PA
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Come in costume and enjoy three Halloween-themed shows, soar, swing, fly and cruise on three Count von Count-themed mechanical rides, and see everyone’s favorite furry friends dressed up in...

Cost: $65

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

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

Where:
King of Prussia Mall
160 N. Gulph Rd
King of Prussia, PA
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Directed by Anthony SanFilippo, this classic musical comedy about sinners and saints follows Nathan Detroit as he sets up the biggest craps game in town under the eye of the law and straight-laced...

Cost: $28, adults; $14, students.

Where:
Players Club of Swarthmore
614 Fairview Ave.
Swarthmore, PA
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With more than 100 tons of pumpkins display, the orchard will have pumpkins of all shapes and sizes to choose from. Families can also enjoy live music and entertainment, pick-your-own apples and...

Cost: FREE

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

Cost: $47.99 & up

Where:
Six Flags Great Adventure
1 Six Flags Blvd.
Jackson, NJ
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This exhibit showcases the visual artists who received Fellowships in 2016, 2017 and 2018 from the New Jersey State Council on the Arts in the areas of painting, works on paper, media,...

Where:
Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
1501 Glasstown Road
Millville, NJ  08332
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Sponsor: Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
Telephone: 185-682-56800
Contact Name: Taral Thompson
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This exhibition, organized by the Robert M. Minkoff Foundation and guest curated by Andrew Page for the Robert M. Minkoff Foundation, celebrates the botanical sculptures of an...

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

Where:
Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
1501 Glasstown Road
Millville, NJ  08332
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Sponsor: Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
Telephone: 856-825-6800
Contact Name: Taral Thompson
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Would you like tips on teaching and reinforcing basic obedience to your dog? Do you have any questions regarding your pet’s behaviors? Please join Leah Newman, an Animal Behavior College...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Brandywine Zoo
1001 N Park Dr
Outside the Education Building
Wilmington, DE  19802
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Sponsor: Brandywine Zoo AAZK Chapter
Contact Name: Katlyn Muse
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Ebenezer Maxwell Mansion’s 2018 Murder Mystery is entitled A Seance to Remember. Join us the last two weekends in October 2018 for a live theatre walking tour. The Murder Mystery is similar to...

Cost: 16

Where:
Ebenezer Maxwell Mansion
200 West Tulpehocken Street
Phildelphia, PA  19144
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Sponsor: Ebenezer Maxwell Mansion
Telephone: 215-438-1861
Contact Name: Diane Richardson
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Event benefits the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation. There will be a bake sale, movie and crafts. A $5 nail bar and 10% of all crafts will be donated to JDRF. Lolly of Lolly...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Fabby-Do Creative Boutique for Kids
64 South Main Street
Doylestown, PA  18901
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Sponsor: Fabby Do Creative Boutique for Kids
Telephone: 215-939-0233
Contact Name: Robin Brackbill
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The Crefeld School is a small independent school located in the Chestnut Hill section of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Cost: FREE

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

Cost: $19-$45

Where:
Eastern State Penitentiary
2027 Fairmount Ave.
Philadelphia, PA  19130
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Enjoy presentations about a variety of topics, as well as discussions and book signings by new and notable authors of historical fiction and nonfiction.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Multiple locations
Lewes, DE


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

Where:
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
5105 Kennett Pike
Wilmington, DE  19807
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Telephone: 800-448-3883
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Help Thomas the Tank Engine be a “really useful engine,” as you explore the sights and sounds of the island, including Knapford Station and Sodor Steamworks. Learn valuable STEM skills...

Cost: $19

Where:
Please Touch Museum
4231 Avenue of the Republic
Philadelphia, PA  19131
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Discover Philadelphia's connection to the founding of the U.S. Navy. The new, permanent exhibit features curated objects never, or rarely, seen by the public, highlighting the...

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

Cost: $16.95 & up.

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

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

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

Cost: $2

Where:
Pottsgrove Manor
100 West King St.
Pottstown, PA  19464
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Sponsor: Pottsgrove Manor
Telephone: 610-326-4014
Contact Name: Ann Shipley
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Enjoy the 6-acre corn maze, slides, pumpkin pad and pumpkin painting. On Saturdays only, extras include farm tours, a tractor train, food vendors and live music.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Fifer Orchards Farm and Country Store
1919 Allabands Mill Road
Camden-Wyoming, DE  19934
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This exhibit features historical artifacts, uniforms, artwork and memorabilia.    

Cost: $4, adults; $3, kids.

Where:
The Museum of American History
138 Andaloro Way
Deptford, NJ  08093-1627
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Telephone: 185-681-21121
Contact Name: Barbara Norcross
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General admission allows entry to the 18-acre adventure farm, which includes more than 45 activities for children and adults.  Get lost in the 5-acre corn maze, take a hayride through the...

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

Where:
Hellerick's Family Farm
5500 North Easton Road (Route 611)
Doylestown, PA  18902
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Sponsor: Hellerick's Family Farm
Telephone: 215-766-8388
Contact Name: Paul Hellerick
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Larger-than-life scarecrow creations will be on display. If you’d like to participate, choose from categories: Quite the Character, Traditional, Thrills with Chills, Group (great project...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Peddler's Village
Routes 202 & 263
Lahaska, PA  18931
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Telephone: 215-794-4000
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This expansive exhibition, curated by Brooklyn artist Benjamin Wright, features over 20 contemporary artists whose work is inspired by science. The artwork on display will allow visitors to explore...

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

Where:
Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
1501 Glasstown Road
Millville, NJ  08332
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Sponsor: Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
Telephone: 856-825-6800
Contact Name: Taral Thompson
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A staff member from the Bucks County Free Library will read and sing songs from children’s books.

Cost: FREE

Where:
The Market at DelVal
2100 Lower State Rd.
Doylestown, PA  18901
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The program introduces young visitors to art and the museum through a story reading followed by an interactive tour of relevant works of art and a studio art project.  Aug 3 Last Stop...

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

Where:
Delaware Art Museum
2301 Kentmere Pkwy.
Wilmington, DE  19350
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Learn about the lifestyle of the du Pont family while exploring rooms in their house and (weather permitting) garden spaces where they played, worked, and entertained. Designed especially for...

Where:
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
5105 Kennett Pike (Route 52)
Wilmington, DE  19807
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Telephone: 180-044-83883

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When street urchin Aladdin falls for the strong-willed Princess Jasmine, he gets help from a fun-loving Genie to outsmart the wicked Jafar and win her hand.

Cost: $15-$18

Where:
Walnut Street Theatre
825 Walnut Street
Philadelphia, PA  19107
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Sponsor: Walnut Street Theatre
Telephone: 334-233-0125

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

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

Where:
FIGMAGO
825 Bainbridge Street
Philadelphia, PA  19147
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Sponsor: Meg Saligman Studio
Telephone: 856-524-8120
Contact Name: Taylor Turner
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Enjoy German-themed revelry, live entertainment, a kids “Rootbier Garten” activity area and more. On Friday at 5:00pm, the festivities kick-off with a ceremonial keg...

Cost: $19.95-$39.95

Where:
Morey's Piers
3501 Boardwalk
Wildwood, NJ  08260
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Every school has troublesome students, even Magic Schools like Hagmoles. When the headmistress calls some parents to her office to discuss the issue, they can't help but reminisce about the...

Cost: $69.95

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

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

Cost: $5

Where:
3 Palms Zoo & Education Center
924 Blackbird Forest Rd
Clayton, DE  19938
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Sponsor: 3 Palms Zoo & Education Center
Telephone: (302) 715-1326
Contact Name: Matthew Shaffner
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Expect daily fountain performances in the Main Fountain Garden and Open Air Theatre, illuminated fountain performances and live music in the beer garden on Thurs., Fri. and Sat. evenings, Fireworks...

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

Where:
Longwood Gardens
1001 Longwood Rd.
Kennett Square, PA
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Come face-to-feet with nearly 20 massive, colorful, moving bugs. From a fluttering oversized monarch butterfly and a fluffy tri-colored bumblebee to a gigantic Madagascar hissing cockroach and a...

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

Where:
Academy of Natural Sciences
1900 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy
Philadelphia, PA
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Come in costume and enjoy three Halloween-themed shows, soar, swing, fly and cruise on three Count von Count-themed mechanical rides, and see everyone’s favorite furry friends dressed up in...

Cost: $65

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

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The mall is the first location in the country to feature the limited-edition Museum Editions' collection that represents nine key milestones in Van Gogh’s life. The collection consists of...

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

Where:
King of Prussia Mall
160 N. Gulph Rd
King of Prussia, PA
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Website »

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Directed by Anthony SanFilippo, this classic musical comedy about sinners and saints follows Nathan Detroit as he sets up the biggest craps game in town under the eye of the law and straight-laced...

Cost: $28, adults; $14, students.

Where:
Players Club of Swarthmore
614 Fairview Ave.
Swarthmore, PA
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Parents and students meet reps from charter, regional, private and district schools to learn about extracurricular and academic programs, admissions criteria, and application processes. Friday,...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Pennsylvania Convention Center
1101 Arch St.
Philadelphia, PA
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With more than 100 tons of pumpkins display, the orchard will have pumpkins of all shapes and sizes to choose from. Families can also enjoy live music and entertainment, pick-your-own apples and...

Cost: FREE

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


Website »

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

Cost: $47.99 & up

Where:
Six Flags Great Adventure
1 Six Flags Blvd.
Jackson, NJ
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Tatnall School is a private college-prep school for students from 3 yrs. to 12th grade.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Tatnall School, Wilmington
1501 Barley Mill Rd.
Wilmington, DE
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Join us Saturday, September 29th from 9am to 12pm.  Mall shoppers are invited to bring up to 3 boxes of paper to be shredded for free. This event will be located outside in the mall...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Oxford Valley Mall
2300 Lincoln Hwy
Langhorne, PA  19047
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This exhibit showcases the visual artists who received Fellowships in 2016, 2017 and 2018 from the New Jersey State Council on the Arts in the areas of painting, works on paper, media,...

Where:
Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
1501 Glasstown Road
Millville, NJ  08332
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Sponsor: Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
Telephone: 185-682-56800
Contact Name: Taral Thompson
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This exhibition, organized by the Robert M. Minkoff Foundation and guest curated by Andrew Page for the Robert M. Minkoff Foundation, celebrates the botanical sculptures of an...

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

Where:
Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
1501 Glasstown Road
Millville, NJ  08332
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Sponsor: Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
Telephone: 856-825-6800
Contact Name: Taral Thompson
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From the tiny, pale egg to the vibrant wings of the adult, Winged Wonders Education brings to life the metamorphosis of the Monarch butterfly with live specimens, mini-lessons, children’s...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Friends School Haverford
851 Buck Lane
Haverford, PA  19041
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Sponsor: Friends School Haverford
Telephone: 610-642-2334
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Crafters and collectibles dealers from throughout the region display and sell their wares on the lawn. Festival includes hands-on activities and games for children.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Emlen Physick Estate
1048 Washington St.
Cape May , NJ  08204
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Sponsor: Mid-Atlantic Center for The Arts and Humanity
Telephone: 609-884-5404
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Ebenezer Maxwell Mansion’s 2018 Murder Mystery is entitled A Seance to Remember. Join us the last two weekends in October 2018 for a live theatre walking tour. The Murder Mystery is similar to...

Cost: 16

Where:
Ebenezer Maxwell Mansion
200 West Tulpehocken Street
Phildelphia, PA  19144
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Sponsor: Ebenezer Maxwell Mansion
Telephone: 215-438-1861
Contact Name: Diane Richardson
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This year, in addition to the annual carnival games for kids and athletic events, the school will host a community barbeque, live music featuring Shipley students and colleagues, athletic teams in...

Cost: FREE

Where:
The Shipley School
814 Yarrow Street
Bryn Mawr, PA  19010
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Telephone: 484-678-1064
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This event is to highlight native people (First Nations) that live in the tri-state area by having them share their crafts, dances, songs, games and food.

Cost: $5-adults, $4-students & kids, DAS-$2, kids under 4-Free, Scouts in uniform-Free

Where:
Iron Hill Museum
1355 Old Baltimore Pike
Newark, DE  19702
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Sponsor: Delaware Academy of Science, Inc.
Telephone: 302-368-5703
Contact Name: Maureen Zieber

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Festivities include an Italian market, live Italian music, bocce ball on the Greene, folk dancing and kids’ activities. 

Cost: FREE

Where:
Historic Smithville & Village Greene
615 East Moss Mill Rd.
Galloway, NJ  08205
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Telephone: 609-748-8999
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Participate in a cultural exchange with activities and performances exploring both traditional and modern Korean culture and celebrating ChuSeok, the Korean Thanksgiving. Activities...

Cost: Free.

Where:
Delaware Art Museum
2301 Kentmere Parkway
Wilmington, DE  19806
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Sponsor: Delaware Art Museum & the Korean American Association of Delaware
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Enjoy 40-plus activity tents during this festival hosted by Mighty Writers. At the MW Main Tent, kids ages 2-14 can pick up their MightyFest passport. To fill the book, they’ll...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Aviator Park
20th St. & Benjamin Franklin Pkwy.
Philadelphia, PA  19103
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Sponsor: Mighty Writers
Telephone: 267-239-0899
Contact Name: Ann Drabick
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The Colonial Pennsylvania Plantation will be hosting a Federal and Confederate battle and camp on Saturday, September 29th and Sunday, September 30th.  Visit the Plantation to witness firearm...

Cost: $6-$10

Where:
Colonial Pennsylvania Plantation
3900 North Sandy Flash Drive
Newtown Square, PA  19073
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Enjoy a play date party at Potential Inc.’s autism-friendly and therapeutic playground. Snacks and beverages will be available.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Potential Inc.
170 Pheasant Run
Newtown , PA
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Telephone: 215.579.0670
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Along with live entertainment, food, and games, Episcopal Community Services and other service organizations will conduct health screenings and other educational activities. Resource tables will...

Cost: FREE

Where:
St. Barnabas
6006 W. Girard Ave
Philadelphia, PA  19151
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Sponsor: Episcopal Community Services
Telephone: 215-351-1463
Contact Name: Pamela Egleston
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Pee-wee's Big Adventure is a 1985 American adventure comedy film directed by Tim Burton in his full-length film directing debut and starring Paul Reubens as Pee-wee Herman. Reubens also...

Cost: $6

Where:
Hopewell Theater
5 South Greenwood Avenue
Hopewell, NJ  08525
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Sponsor: Hopewell Theater
Telephone: (609) 466-1964
Contact Name: Emily Hollinger
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JavaScript is what makes the web move. It’s used to make apps, interactive websites, responsive animations, web games and more. In this course, students learn the basic concepts of...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Newtown Square Public Library
201 Bishop Hollow Road
Newtown Square, PA  19073
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Sponsor: TechGirlz
Contact Name: Joe Quinn
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Enjoy German fare, robust brews, live entertainment and dancing. Kids can also get in on the Oktoberfest fun with cookie decorating, pumpkin decorating, crafts, face painting and other outdoor...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Cricket Ave
Ardmore, PA


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Join Zoe, Elmo, The Count, Telly and Big Bird for singing, dancing and an all-you-can-eat buffet. Paid park admission is required in addition to dine reservation. September 29 at...

Cost: $30

Where:
Sesame Place
Sesame Place
Langhorne, PA  19047
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Telephone: 215-752-3566
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Once the site of a real prison, this infamous haunt features six horrifying attractions in one admission price, including the Infirmary, Blood Yard, Breakout and Lockdown. If you’ve got...

Cost: $19-$45

Where:
Eastern State Penitentiary
2027 Fairmount Ave.
Philadelphia, PA  19130
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Enjoy live entertainment and shop for produce from local farmers.

Cost: FREE

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

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

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

Cost: $19

Where:
Please Touch Museum
4231 Avenue of the Republic
Philadelphia, PA  19131
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Discover Philadelphia's connection to the founding of the U.S. Navy. The new, permanent exhibit features curated objects never, or rarely, seen by the public, highlighting the...

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

Cost: $16.95 & up.

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

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

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


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

Cost: $2

Where:
Pottsgrove Manor
100 West King St.
Pottstown, PA  19464
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Sponsor: Pottsgrove Manor
Telephone: 610-326-4014
Contact Name: Ann Shipley
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Enjoy the 6-acre corn maze, slides, pumpkin pad and pumpkin painting. On Saturdays only, extras include farm tours, a tractor train, food vendors and live music.

Cost: FREE

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

Where:
Mercer Museum
84 S Pine Street
Doylestown, PA  18901
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Telephone: 121-534-50210
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Staff members, volunteers and outside artisans will demonstrate their crafts and talk with visitors about how different trades and skills were integral to life in colonial Pennsylvania and to the...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Newlin Grist Mill
219 South Cheyney Rd.
Glen Mills, PA  19342
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Telephone: 610-459-2359
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This exhibit features historical artifacts, uniforms, artwork and memorabilia.    

Cost: $4, adults; $3, kids.

Where:
The Museum of American History
138 Andaloro Way
Deptford, NJ  08093-1627
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Telephone: 185-681-21121
Contact Name: Barbara Norcross
Website »

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

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

Where:
Hellerick's Family Farm
5500 North Easton Road (Route 611)
Doylestown, PA  18902
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Sponsor: Hellerick's Family Farm
Telephone: 215-766-8388
Contact Name: Paul Hellerick
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Shop for infant & children’s clothing; baby gear, including strollers, swings, pack’n’plays, bassinets, carriers, feeding and nursing supplies; maternity & nursing...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Neumann Goretti High School
1736 S 10th St,
Philadelphia, PA  19148
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Sponsor: Sandra O'Connor
Telephone: 215-479-9869
Contact Name: Sandra O'Connor
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Enjoy pony rides, pedal tractors and wagon rides, a cornstalk maze, barnyard animals, pumpkin painting, homemade food and live music (between noon-4pm).

Cost: $8

Where:
Terhune Orchards
330 Cold Soil Rd.
Princeton, NJ  08540
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Sponsor: Terhune Orchards
Telephone: 609-924-2310
Contact Name: Farm Store
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This expansive exhibition, curated by Brooklyn artist Benjamin Wright, features over 20 contemporary artists whose work is inspired by science. The artwork on display will allow visitors to explore...

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

Where:
Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
1501 Glasstown Road
Millville, NJ  08332
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Sponsor: Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
Telephone: 856-825-6800
Contact Name: Taral Thompson
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When street urchin Aladdin falls for the strong-willed Princess Jasmine, he gets help from a fun-loving Genie to outsmart the wicked Jafar and win her hand.

Cost: $15-$18

Where:
Walnut Street Theatre
825 Walnut Street
Philadelphia, PA  19107
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Sponsor: Walnut Street Theatre
Telephone: 334-233-0125

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Meet at the Visitor Center before hitting the trails for a guided exploration. Each week explores a different theme.  

Cost: FREE

Where:
Schuylkill Center for Environmental Education
8480 Hagy's Mill Road
Philadelphia, PA  19128
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Telephone: 215-482-7300
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Features an artisanal craft fair, food trucks, goats, playground, farm tours, hayrides and a market with local produce. 

Cost: FREE

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

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

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

Where:
Mount Hope Estate and Winery
2775 Lebanon Rd.
Manheim, PA
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See some of Philly’s most talented improvisers, along with teachers from the PHIT Kids and Teens program perform an improvised show.

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

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

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

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

Cost: FREE

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

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

Where:
FIGMAGO
825 Bainbridge Street
Philadelphia, PA  19147
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Sponsor: Meg Saligman Studio
Telephone: 856-524-8120
Contact Name: Taylor Turner
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Enjoy German-themed revelry, live entertainment, a kids “Rootbier Garten” activity area and more. On Friday at 5:00pm, the festivities kick-off with a ceremonial keg...

Cost: $19.95-$39.95

Where:
Morey's Piers
3501 Boardwalk
Wildwood, NJ  08260
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Every school has troublesome students, even Magic Schools like Hagmoles. When the headmistress calls some parents to her office to discuss the issue, they can't help but reminisce about the...

Cost: $69.95

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

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

Cost: $5

Where:
3 Palms Zoo & Education Center
924 Blackbird Forest Rd
Clayton, DE  19938
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Sponsor: 3 Palms Zoo & Education Center
Telephone: (302) 715-1326
Contact Name: Matthew Shaffner
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Expect daily fountain performances in the Main Fountain Garden and Open Air Theatre, illuminated fountain performances and live music in the beer garden on Thurs., Fri. and Sat. evenings, Fireworks...

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

Where:
Longwood Gardens
1001 Longwood Rd.
Kennett Square, PA
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Come face-to-feet with nearly 20 massive, colorful, moving bugs. From a fluttering oversized monarch butterfly and a fluffy tri-colored bumblebee to a gigantic Madagascar hissing cockroach and a...

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

Where:
Academy of Natural Sciences
1900 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy
Philadelphia, PA
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Come in costume and enjoy three Halloween-themed shows, soar, swing, fly and cruise on three Count von Count-themed mechanical rides, and see everyone’s favorite furry friends dressed up in...

Cost: $65

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

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

Where:
King of Prussia Mall
160 N. Gulph Rd
King of Prussia, PA
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Directed by Anthony SanFilippo, this classic musical comedy about sinners and saints follows Nathan Detroit as he sets up the biggest craps game in town under the eye of the law and straight-laced...

Cost: $28, adults; $14, students.

Where:
Players Club of Swarthmore
614 Fairview Ave.
Swarthmore, PA
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Parents and students meet reps from charter, regional, private and district schools to learn about extracurricular and academic programs, admissions criteria, and application processes. Friday,...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Pennsylvania Convention Center
1101 Arch St.
Philadelphia, PA
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With more than 100 tons of pumpkins display, the orchard will have pumpkins of all shapes and sizes to choose from. Families can also enjoy live music and entertainment, pick-your-own apples and...

Cost: FREE

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

Cost: $47.99 & up

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