Weekend Planner: October 19, 2018
Family-fun events in Philadelphia, the suburbs, South Jersey and Delaware for Oct. 19-21, 2018.
'Top Picks for This Weekend
The FREE Witches and Wizards Weekend takes over Chestnut Hill in Philly Fri. & Sat., featuring a Quidditch tournament, zombie dance parties, costume parades, crafts and entertainment.
Stay out of the basement! Don't turn off the lights! Enjoy Improvised Goosebumps instead, a family-friendly Halloween show at Philly Improv Theater Sat. that relies on audience participation to spin a creepy-crawly tale.
Round up the family and head to the Great Halloween Festival Sat. at Berwyn, PA's Upper Main Line YMCA, where eerie and cheery fun includes pumpkin decorating, carnival games, a haunted house and maze, zombie archery and an escape room.
More Local Events the Kids Will Love
Great Pumpkin Carve at Chadds Ford, PA's Chadds Ford Historical Society, through Sat.
FREE Halloween Truck or Treat Bash at Wilmington, DE's Delaware Park, Fri.
Haunted Seaport at Tuckerton, NJ's Tuckerton Seaport, Fri.-Sun.
Pumpkin Festival at Cape May, NJ's Historic Cold Spring Village, Sat.
International Archaeology Day at Philly's Penn Museum, Sat.
All Hallow's Eve Fall Festival at Schwenksville, PA's Pennypacker Mills, Sat.
Children's Picture Book Festival at Elkins Park, PA's St. Paul's Elkins Park, Sat.
Fall Workshop Day at Wayne, PA's Wayne Art Center, Sat.
Family Concert: Hand, Hand, Fingers, Thumb at Philly's Curtis Institute of Music, Sun.
Bump2Baby Expo at Cherry Hill, NJ's Katz JCC, Sun.