Weekend Planner: August 10, 2018

Family-fun events in Philadelphia, the suburbs, South Jersey and Delaware for Aug. 10-12, 2018.

Top Picks for This Weekend

Explore eight miles of North Broad Street with no cars in sight during Philly Free Streets Sat. Local organizations and businesses host family activities and educational programming all about the area's rich history.


Craving s'mores? Head to the Schuylkill Center for Environmental Education's Shooting Stars and S'moresprogram Fri. in Philly, where families search for a meteor shower, then enjoy stories and treats around a campfire.


Do your kids love all things creepy-crawly? Bring them to Bug Fest at Philly's Academy of Natural Sciences Sat. & Sun. to discover insects from around the globe, meet scientists and check out rarely-seen specimens.


More Local Events the Kids Will Love

Cirque Italia at Newark, DE's Christiana Mall, through Sun.

FREE Peach Ice Cream Day at Camden-Wyoming, DE's Fifer Orchards, Sat.; Peach, Princess and Pirate Festival at Camden, NJ's Camden Children's Garden, Sat. & Sun. and FREE Peach Festival at New Hope, PA's Peddler's Village, Sat. & Sun.

Macy's Family Fun Day: Youth Empowerment Celebrationat Philly's African American Museum in Philadelphia, Sat.

Night at the Museum and Star Party at Wilmington, DE's Delaware Museum of Natural History, Sat.

Revolutionary War Reenactment at Hartsville, PA's Historic Moland House, Sat.

FREE Kids Who Race Day at Doylestown, PA's Mercer Museum, Sat.

FREE Community Conservation Celebration at Bristol, PA's Silver Lake Nature Center, Sat.

Exhibition Celebration and Family Activity Day at Millville, NJ's Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center, Sat.

FREE Living History Encampment at Smithville, NJ's Historic Smithville & Village Greene, Sat. & Sun.

PECO Family Jams: Rock Figures at Philly's Philadelphia's Magic Gardens, Sun



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