Weekend Planner: May 3, 2019
Family-fun events and activities in Philadelphia, the suburbs, South Jersey and Delaware for May 3-5, 2019
Top Picks for This Weekend
Got a music or dance lover in the family? Don’t miss the Philadelphia Children’s Festival, through Saturday at the Annenberg Center Live. You’ll enjoy toe-tapping entertainment during an array of professional performances, plus an outdoor space complete with activities, food trucks and even more performers.
>> Plenty of performances are coming up this month.
The Philadelphia Science Festival culminates Saturday with the FREE Science Carnival on Ben Franklin Parkway. The extravaganza features dynamic demos, geeky games, experiments and all-ages entertainment.
>> Find more fun in Philly this weekend.
Celebrate Delaware’s culture and heritage during the FREE Dover Days Festival Saturday on the Green. Kent County’s biggest bash features a parade, maypole dancing, vintage auto rides, carnival games, a colonial artisan village and historical re-enactments.
>> Bring the past to the present at these history-themed events.
More Events in Philly and the Main Line
Colonial Mayfair at Pottstown’s Pottsgrove Manor, Saturday
FREE South Street Spring Festival at Philly’s South St., from Front S. to 8th St., Saturday
FREE Community Day at Philly's Smith Memorial Playground, Saturday
More Events in Delaware
FREE Dog-Gone Fun Day at Wilmington’s Bellevue State Park, Saturday
Creek Fest at Newark’s White Clay Creek State Park, Saturday
Train Day at Hockessin’s Auburn Valley State Park, Sunday
More Events in New Jersey
Family Astronomy Night at Pennington’s Watershed Institute, Friday
WildwoodStock at Wildwood’s Morey's Piers, Friday through Sunday
FREE Eco Fair at Millville’s WheatonArts, Saturday