Weekend Planner: October 28, 2016
Family-fun events and activities in Philadelphia, the suburbs, South Jersey and Delaware for Oct. 28-30, 2016.
Top Picks for This Weekend
Get the family's costumes ready for dozens of FREE Halloween celebrations this weekend! Whether you want to trick-or-treat, join a parade or throw some good old-fashioned fall fun into the mix, there's plenty to do.
Bring your daughters to Invent It. Build It., at Philly’s Pennsylvania Convention Center, an expo on Sat. for girls who love science, tech, engineering and math. Kids enjoy hands-on activities while you learn about scholarships and career opportunities from women experts. The MK staff will be on-site, too, with giveaways, a craft and magazines.
Stay in the holiday spirit and honor the dead with a family-friendly Day of the Dead Celebration Sat., at Philly’s Penn Museum, where visitors take part in fun traditions like music & dance, storytelling and arts & crafts.
More Local Events the Kids Will Love
Children's Fantasy Trail at Lewes, DE's Cape Henlopen State Park, Fri.-Sun.
FREE Sea Witch Festival in DE's Downtown Rehoboth Beach, Fri.-Sun.
Movies in the Park: Hocus Pocus at Cape May, NJ's Rotary Park, Fri.; FREE Spook-a-Thon Film Festival at Dover, DE's Dover Public Library, Sat.; and Kids' Matinee: Hocus Pocusat Bryn Mawr, PA's Bryn Mawr Film Institute, Sat.
FREE South Street PumpkinFest at Philly's Headhouse Square, Sat.
FREE Fall Festival at Elkins Park, PA's High School Park, Sat.
FREE Fall Fun & Spooky Saturday on Philly's East Passyunk Avenue, Sat.
FREE The Legend of Sleepy Hollow is performed at Schwenksville, PA's Pennypacker Mills, Sat.
FREE Family Arts Academy: Shadow Drawings at Philly's Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Sun.