Weekend Planner: October 13, 2017
Family-fun events and activities in Philadelphia, the suburbs, South Jersey and Delaware for Oct. 13, 2017-Oct. 15, 2017
Top Picks for This Weekend
Calling all Minecrafters! Visit the world's largest video-game convention during Minefaire Sat. & Sun. at Oaks, PA's Greater Philadelphia Expo Center. Meet and play Minecraft with YouTube stars, join parent-child build challenges and try virtual reality experiences.
Don't miss a mashed-up menu of family fun at the Apple Scrapple Festival Fri. & Sat. in Bridgeville, DE. Celebrate these local staples with the kids' apple toss, carnival, ladies' skillet toss, an apple-baking contest and the Little Miss Apple Scrapple contest.
Set out on a boat the Rancocas Creek during the FREE Family Float Festival Sun. at Eastampton, NJ's Smithville Park. You'll spot houses decked out in seasonal décor and picturesque foliage, while all-ages activities round out the fun on land.
More Local Events the Kids Will Love
South Jersey Pumpkin Show at Woodstown, NJ's Salem County Fairgrounds, Fri.-Sun.
Fairy Ball at Cherry Hill, NJ's Garden State Discovery Museum, Fri.
FREE Friends Fall Festival at Downingtown, PA's Downingtown Friends Meeting, Sat.
Bug Crawl at Philly's Glen Foerd on the Delaware, Sat.
FREE Apple Festival at Medford, NJ's Kirby's Mill, Sat.
FREE RiverCity Festival at Philly's Penn Treaty Park, Sat.
FREE Art and Science Festival at Wilmington, DE's Delaware Art Museum, Sun.
FREE Irish Festival at Smithville, NJ's Historic Smithville & Village Greene, Sat. & Sun.
More Ghoulishly Good Halloween Events
Haunted Trails: What's Your Phobia? at New Hope, PA's Bucks County Audubon Society, Fri.
FREE Fall Festival and Craft Show in NJ's Downtown Haddonfield, Sat.
Ghosts in the Graveyard at Wilmington, DE's Old Swedes Church, Sat.
Pumpkin Days Celebration at Media, PA's Tyler Arboretum, Sat. & Sun.
Mum Madness and Pumpkin Parade at Camden, NJ's Camden Children's Garden, Sat. & Sun.