Weekend Planner: November 17, 2017
Family-fun events and activities in Philadelphia, the suburbs, South Jersey and Delaware for Nov. 17, 2017-Nov. 19, 2017
Top Picks for This Weekend
Every dog has its day, and more than 2,000 pups will have theirs at the National Dog Show, Sat. & Sun., at Oaks, PA’s Greater Philadelphia Expo Center. Check out competitions that vary daily and visit the MK booth for magazines and activities.
Shop till you drop! Snag homemade treasures during the FREE Christmas Bazaar at Milmont Park, PA’s Our Lady of Peace Church on Fri., then at Sat.’s FREE Birches Craft Fair at Turnersville, NJ’s Washington Twp. High School and Dilworth Park's Made in Philadelphia Holiday Market.
Just in time for Thanksgiving, The Franklin Institute in Philly hosts Kitchen Science Day and the Science Behind Cooking Show Sat. Families dig into demos, tastings and activities while they learn the chemistry, physics and biology behind cooking.
More Local Events the Kids Will Love
Holiday Preview Weekend at Cape May, NJ's Emlen Physick Estate, Fri.-Sun.
Unplugged Gaming Convention at Philly's Pennsylvania Convention Center, Sat.
Day Out with Thomas at Ronks, PA's Strasburg Rail Road, Fri.-Sun.
FREE Grand Illumination Celebration at New Hope, PA's Peddler's Village, Fri.
Family Fishing at the Creek at Wilmington, DE's Brandywine Creek State Park, Sat.
FREE Toys for Tots Drive and Classic Car Show at Medford, NJ's Johnson's Corner Farm, Sat.
A Very Furry Christmas Opening Weekend at Langhorne, PA's Sesame Place, Sat & Sun.
FREE Connect with Nature: Building Fairy Houses at Westampton, NJ's Rancocas Nature Center, Sun.