Weekend Planner: June 23, 2017
Family-fun events and activities in Philadelphia, the suburbs, South Jersey and Delaware for June 23, 2017- June 25, 2017
Top Picks for This Weekend
Airborne fun abounds at the Chester County Balloon Festival, Fri.-Sun. at Toughkenamon, PA’s New Garden Flying Field, with hot-air balloon and helicopter rides, balloon launches, music, activities for kids, monster trucks and remote-controlled airplane demos.
Get a taste of summer Sat. during the New Castle County Ice Cream Festival Sat. & Sun. at Wilmington, DE’s Rockwood Park, featuring fare from creameries and restaurants, rides, magic shows, a Frozen sing-along, face painting and interactive fun.
See how many lightning bugs you can catch during the FREE Firefly Festival on Sun. at Princeton, NJ’s Terhune Orchards, while you make wings, enjoy live music and try circus skills like spinning plates, walking a tight wire, spinning plates and juggling.
More Local Events the Kids Will Love
Midsommarfest at Philly's American Swedish Historical Museum, Sat.
Youth Fishing Tournament at Wilmington, DE's Bellevue State Park, Sat.
Mid-Atlantic Sea Glass & Coastal Arts Festival at Lewes, DE's Cape May Lewes Ferry Terminal, Sat.
The Super Run at Philly's Navy Yard, Sat.
FREE Assault on Patcong Creek in NJ's Somers Point, Sat.
Campfire Night and Campout at New Hope, PA's Bucks County Audubon Society, Sat. & Sun.
FREE Manayunk Arts Festival along Philly's Main Street, Sat. & Sun.
Fantasy Faire at Millville, NJ's Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center, Sat. & Sun.
The Great Train Robbery at Wilmington, DE's Greenbank Station, Sun.
Vintage Base Ball at Pennypacker Mills, Sun.