Weekend Planner: June 17, 2016
Family-fun events and activities in Philadelphia, the suburbs, South Jersey and Delaware for June 17 - June 19, 2016.
Top Picks for This Weekend
Spend Sun. by Philly's Schuylkill River during Bartram's Garden's FREE RiverFest. Families enjoy a boat parade and floating ice-cream barge, plus free pony rides back on land.
Wilmington's Delaware Children's Museum greets the season Fri. with an outdoor Summer Kickoff. Kids can run across a pool of Oobleck, make giant bubbles and cool off by the kiddie car wash.
Get the fam moving Sat. at Camden, NJ's Dudley Grange Park with the Chasing Dreams 5K and FREE block party with giveaways, a kids' area and free health screenings. Funds raised benefit local youth.
More Local Events the Kids Will Love
Summer Solstice Celebration at Gladwyne, PA's Riverbend Environmental Education Center, Fri.
Family Boat Building Weekend at DE's Lewes-Rehoboth Canal, Fri.-Sun.
Family Fun Day at Wilmington, DE's Delaware Museum of Natural History, Sat.
Bombardment Run and Family Festival at Philly's Fort Mifflin, Sat.'
FREE Community Gardens Day at Philly's Schuylkill Center for Environmental Education, Sat.
Day Out with Thomas at Ronks, PA's Strasburg Rail Road, June 18-26
FREE March Out of the Continental Army Commemoration at King of Prussia, PA's Valley Forge National Historic Park, Sat.
Panning for Creek Gems at Newark, DE's White Clay Creek State Park, Sat.