Weekend Planner: July 19, 2019
Family-fun events and activities in Philadelphia, the suburbs, South Jersey and Delaware for July 19-21, 2019
Top Picks for This Weekend
Philly’s pop-up park The Oval brings a slew of family activities to Eakins Oval Friday through Aug. 18. While weekly fun includes games, a play area, fitness classes and a beer garden, stop by for opening-weekend festivities like art workshops, live music, quzzio and a movie screening.
Here's what else is happening in Philly this weekend.
Celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing Saturday at either of two out-of-this-world extravaganzas. In Philly, The Franklin Institute hosts themed tours, rocket-launch demos and film screenings. And The Philip and Muriel Berman Museum of Art in Collegeville, PA features spacey activities and opportunities to meet a NASA ambassador.
Discover something new during events at museums near you.
Good old-fashioned family fun abounds during the Delaware State Fair in Harrington through July 27. Held at the Delaware State Fairgrounds, all ages enjoy carnival rides and games, livestock exhibits, a circus, cooking demos and fireworks.
There's plenty more things to do in Delaware this month.
More Events in Philly and the Main Line
Halo: Outpost Discovery at Philly’s Pennsylvania Convention Center, Friday through Sunday
FREE Food Truck Frenzy at Media’s Linvilla Orchards, Saturday
18th-Century Science Day at Pottstown’s Pottsgrove Manor, Saturday
FREE Public Archaeology Day at Glen Mills’ Newlin Grist Mill, Saturday
FREE Bluegrass and Blueberries Festival at New Hope’s Peddler's Village, Saturday and Sunday
More Events in Delaware
Dog Days of Summer at Wilmington’s Delaware Children's Museum, Friday
FREE Seafood and Art Festival at Rehoboth Beach’s Indian River Marina, Sunday
More Evetns in New Jersey
Crabulous Crab Day Family Festival at Stone Harbor’s Wetlands Institute, Friday
FREE Christmas in July Festival at Wildwood's Byrne Plaza, Saturday