Weekend Planner: November 18, 2016
Family-fun events and activities in Philadelphia, the suburbs, South Jersey and Delaware for Nov. 18 - Nov. 20, 2016.
Top Picks for This Weekend
Heads will turn and tails are sure to wag at this Sat. & Sun. event that gathers 2,000 of the world's finest canines. Families at the Kennel Club of Philadelphia’s National Dog Show, held at Oaks, PA’s Greater Philadelphia Expo Center, can meet the pups up-close, watch competitions & demos that differ daily, and find your friends at MK cheering over in Hall D.
Fri. marks the kickoff of a FREE seasonal staple: Head to New Hope, PA’s Peddler’s Village for the Grand Illumination Celebration, plus the debut of this year’s Gingerbread Competition and Display, comprised of more than 50 culinary structures crafted purely with creativity and confection. You’ll also witness a million-light spectacle and join a parade led by Santa.
'You'll have a lot on your plate (literally!) next week, so let the kids lend a hand. They'll learn from a seasoned chef how to bake and serve favorite holiday pies and desserts Sat. during the Kids Cook! workshop at Wayne, PA’s Wayne Art Center.
More Local Events the Kids Will Love
Octonauts Live! at Glenside, PA's Keswick Theatre, Fri.
Holiday Preview Weekend at Cape May, NJ's Emlen Physick Estate, Fri.-Sun.
Family Fun Senses Hike at Wilmington, DE's Brandywine Creek State Park, Sat.
FREE How to Build Your Own Website at Bryn Mawr, PA's Bryn Mawr College, Sat.
"Thanks & Giving" Children's Benefit Concert at Media, PA's The Creative Living Room, Sat.
Kitchen Science: Cookie Lab at Philly's Franklin Institute, Sat.
FREE Toys for Tots Drive and Classic Car Show at Medford, NJ's Johnson's Corner Farm, Sat.
Celebrate Preservation 50 at New Castle, DE's The Read House & Gardens, Sat.
FREE Christmas Village Preview Weekend at Philly's City Hall, Sat. & Sun.
FREE Connect with Nature: Whooo Lives in the Forest? at Westampton, NJ's Rancocas Nature Center, Sun.