Weekend Planner: Sept. 2, 2016
Family-fun events and activities in Philadelphia, the suburbs, South Jersey and Delaware for Sept. 2-Sept. 5, 2016.
Top Picks for Labor Day Weekend
Want to see fireworks light up the sky for last time this season? If you’re down the shore for the weekend, don’t miss Labor Day Fireworks on Wildwood, NJ’s Pine Ave. Fri. For close-to-home entertainment, head to downtown Dover’s Labor Day Fireworks on Sat., where all-day fun is part of the plan. Langhorne, PA’s Sesame Place hosts its own BBQ and fireworks Sat. & Sun.
Bring the family to Arden Fair, DE’s longest-running festival Sat. The outdoor extravaganza at Wilmington’s Arden Club includes rides, games, arts & crafts and 120+ vendors.
More Local Events the Kids Will Love
Nightscape: A Light and Sound Experience at Kennett Square, PA's Longwood Gardens, through Oct. 29
FREE First Friday Movie Under the Stars: Alligator People at Philly's Betsy Ross House; FREE Movie Night: Where the Wild Things Are at Dover, DE's Loockerman Plaza; and FREE Family Movie: Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory at Philly's Venice Island Performing Arts & Rec Center, Fri.
Star Wars Day at Wilmington, DE's Delaware Children's Museum, Sat.
Discovery Series: Sound in Nature at Philly's Morris Arboretum, Sat.
German Volksfest at Philly's Cannstatter Volksfest Verein, Sat.-Mon.
Ludwig's Corner Horse Show & Country Fair at Glenmoore, PA's Horse Show Grounds, Sat.-Mon.
Polish American Family Festival & Country Fair at Doylestown, PA's National Shrine of Our Lady of Czestochowa, Sat.-Mon.
CANCELED due to severe weather. FREE Block Party & Music Festival at Wildwood, NJ's Fox Park, Sun.
Scandinavian Fest at Budd Lake, NJ's Vasa Park, Sun.