Weekend Planner: May 6, 2016

Family-fun events and activities in Philadelphia, the suburbs, South Jersey and Delaware for May 6 - May 8, 2016.

Top Picks for the Weekend

Celebrate Philly's green spaces during Love Your Park Week (May 7-14) with events & activities at 100+ parks. The week kicks off Sat. with a citywide Service Day and FREE boating on the Schuylkill River near Bartram's Garden.


Explore Delaware's cultural past and present at the FREE Dover Days Festival Fri.-Sun. on the Green. Activities include a fireworks display, parade, carnival, an encampment and auto show.



Bring the family together for Mother's Day weekend Sat. & Sun.! Whether you brunch, revel in nature, get creative or relax during teatime, local venues offer plenty of ways to show appreciation for Mom.



More Local Events the Kids Will Love

FREE Wilmington Flower Market at Wilmington, DE's Rockford Park, Thurs.-Sat.

FREE Mother Nature Festival at Lawrenceville, NJ's Lawrence Nature Center, Sat.

Discovery Series: What Do You See? at Philly's Morris Arboretum, Sat.

Colonial May Fair at Pottstown, PA's Pottsgrove Manor, Sat.

FREE South Street Spring Festival at Philly's South Street Headhouse District, Sat.

FREE Children's Festival at Smithville, NJ's Village Greene at Historic Smithville, Sat.

FREE Eco Fair at Millville, NJ's Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center, Sat.

Creek Fest at Wilmington, DE's White Clay Creek State Park, Sat.

PECO Family Jams: Yarn Painting at Philadelphia's Magic Gardens, Sun.

38th Annual Point-to-Point at Wilmington, DE's Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library, Sun.

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