Weekend Planner: August 16, 2019

Family-fun events and activities in Philadelphia, the suburbs, South Jersey and Delaware for Aug. 16-18, 2019




Top Picks for This Weekend

PECO’s Multicultural Series at Philly’s Penn's Landing celebrates arts, culture and history around the globe. Bring the family to the FREE Festival of India to enjoy authentic food and activities, then return the next day for the FREE Caribbean Festival, complete with a workshop kids’ corner and marketplace.

The multicultural event series continues throughout September.

Celebrate firefighters and what it takes to do the job during the FREE Fire Muster and Firefighters’ Family Day at Millville, NJ’s WheatonArts Saturday. Visitors can check out 80-plus antique fire trucks, catch a water-barrel fight and cheer on participants in a skills competition. 

Don't miss these upcoming community events and festivals.

Ready to geek out? Comic and graphic-novel fans unite Saturday for the FREE Dover Comic Con on Loockerman Street. Meet dozens of authors and artists, enter the cosplay competition, watch panel discussions, check out some of pop culture’s most famous cars and browse 100-plus vendors.

Here's what else is happening in Delaware this weekend.

 

More Events in Philly and the Main Line

Family Fun Nature Walk at Philly’s Awbury Arboretum, Saturday

FREE The Oval Closing Day at Philly’s Eakins Oval, Sunday

FREE Evening Discovery Walk at East Norriton’s Norristown Farm Park, Sunday

More Events in South Jersey

End-of-Summer Bash at Wilmington’s Delaware Children's Museum, Friday

FREE Old Tyme Peach Festival on Middletown’s Main Street, Saturday

Fairy Tale Sunday: A Walk on the Wild Side at Wilmington’s Delaware Museum of Natural History, Sunday

More Events in Delaware

Harlem Globetrotters at Wildwood’s Wildwoods Convention Center, through Saturday

FREE Crafts and Fine Arts Festival on Collingswood’s Haddon Avenue, Saturday and Sunday

Geocaching Workshop at Cranbury’s Plainsboro Preserve, Saturday 

 

Add your comment:
Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit ModuleShow Tags

 

 

 

 

Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit ModuleShow TagsEdit ModuleShow Tags