Weekend Planner: April 26, 2019
Family-fun events and activities in Philadelphia, the suburbs, South Jersey and Delaware for April 26-28, 2019
Top Picks for This Weekend
Kick off the weeklong Philadelphia Science Festival! Friday during the FREE Citywide Star Party, spanning venues across the area Visitors use telescopes and binoculars to explore the sky and enjoy activities that vary by location, including campfires, science fairs and star-map making. Note: Most Star Party events have been canceled due to inclement weather. Check the festival website for updated information.
>> Unleash your inner nerd at additional Science Festival programming.
Introduce the kids to pop-culture fandom during the FREE Camden Comic ConSaturday at the Rutgers-Camden Camus. You can meet professional artists, watch panel discussions, enter the cosplay contest, enter to win prizes, join workshops and hit the kids’ zone.
>> See more upcoming community events and festivals..
Take in the sights of spring at Mt. Cuba Center's FREE Wildflower Celebration Sunday in Hockessin, DE. Families will see these blooms during their peak and enjoy gardening activities, live music and free native plants while supplies last.
>> Here's what else you can do in Delaware this weekend.
More Events in Philly and the Main Line
Frog Walk and Night Hike at New Hope’s Bucks County Audubon Society, Friday
FREE International Spring Festival at Lansdale’s North Penn High School, Saturday
FREE Naturepalooza Family Earth Day Celebration at Philly’s Schuylkill Center for Environmental Education, Saturday
Brick Fest Live at Oaks’ Greater Philadelphia Expo Center, Saturday and Sunday
FREE Flavors of the Avenue at Philly’s Passyunk Avenue, Sunday
More Events in Delaware
Preschool Prom at Wilmington’s Delaware Children's Museum, Friday
Maker Fest at Wilmington’s Hagley Museum and Library, Saturday
More Events in South Jersey
FREE Renaissance Faire at Smithville’s Historic Smithville and Village Greene, Saturday and Sunday
FREE Food Truck Festival at Marlton’s Promenade, Sunday