Weekend Planner: May 18, 2018
Family-fun events in Philadelphia, the suburbs, South Jersey and Delaware for May 18-20, 2018
Top Picks for This Weekend
Area venues in Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Maryland offer FREE admission Fri. as part of Art Museum Day, an annual celebration of art's contribution to communities across the country.
The Philadelphia Children's Festival, through Sun. at Philly's Annenberg Center offers a packed slate of programming, including performances the whole family can groove to, face painting, guest appearances and hands-on fun.
Philly's full of quirky sights, but the FREE Kensington Kinetic Sculpture Derby & Arts Fest Sat. on Trenton Avenue is a must-see. Watch wacky, human-powered floats race along an urban obstacle course that culminates in a mud-pit "splashdown."
More Local Events the Kids Will Love
Wizard World Comic Con at Philly's Pennsylvania Convention Center, through Sun.
FREE Rhubarb Festival at Intercourse, PA's Kitchen Kettle Village, Fri. & Sat.
FREE Art in the Open at Philly's Fairmount Water Works to South Street, Fri.-Sun.
FREE Captain Kidd Pirate Day at North Wildwood, NJ's 26th Avenue and the Boardwalk, Sat.
Postposted to May 26: FREE Strawberry Festival at Camden-Wyoming, DE's Fifer Orchards, Sat.
Transportation Celebration at Wilmington, DE's Delaware Children's Museum, Sat.
New Jersey Renaissance Faire at Bordentown, NJ's Liberty Lake, Sat. & Sun.
FREE Italian Market Festival at Philly's South 9th Street, Sat. & Sun.
FREE Rubber Ducky Regatta at Warminster, PA's Kemper Park, Sun.