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May 3, 2013
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Weekend Planner – The Party Has Arrived

Weekend Planner – The Party Has Arrived

The Broad Street Run

Our party issue has arrived! What better way to celebrate than with a bunch of big family festivals?

Philly & the 'burbs

The FREE South Street Spring Festival in Philadelphia promises a day of delicious food, shopping, music, arts, a kids' zone and fun drinks for moms & dads.

At the FREE Strawberry Festival in Lahaska, find juried artisan displays, delicious strawberry treats, live entertainment & pie-eating contests.

Enjoy old-school games, music, magic tricks, dancing & crafts at the Colonial May Fair in Pottstown.

The FREE Family Fair Day at the Autism Treatment Center of Newtown Square features a moonbounce, arts & crafts, gluten-free snacks & a dancing Elmo.  

South Jersey

The FREE Palmyra Day Festival includes vendors, police K-9 demonstrations, live music, kids' corners & a car show.

It's FREE Kite Weekend at Terhune Orchards in Princeton. Fly kites, enjoy country music & entertainment, wagon rides, sheep shearing & games.

Don't miss the FREE Eco Fair in Millville, where you'll find plants, a kids' station, demonstrations, crafts & live entertainment.

Stop by the MetroKids table at Kidsland in Cherry Hill, in between all your fun with the petting zoo, mini-makeovers, local sports mascots, a carousel, live entertainment, games & inflatables. Click for a coupon here.

Families can enjoy archery, boating, nature hikes, candle making, a climbing tower & a challenge course at the Family Spring Festival in Medford. 


The FREE Dover Days Festival features carnival rides, inflatables, scavenger hunts, arts & crafts, stunt bicycle performances & much more.

Nature Fest in Wilmington celebrates May Day, Arbor Day & Earth Day through earth-themed, hands-on activities.

Catch a FREE concert this weekend as the Sunday Summer Concert Series kicks off in Wilmington.

MetroKids Fun at the Broad Street Run

At the Broad Street Run, kids can run, too! Find dashes for all ages & the Diaper Derby, ages 6-12 can participate in the Fun Miler, plus, check out the petting zoo, face painting, magicians & more. Visit the MetroKids table to pick up our new May issue and make arts & crafts. We hope to see you there!

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