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July 2019

Visitors on the autism spectrum and their families are invited to experience the museum before the crowds. Visit with the dinosaurs, explore Outside In, the hands-on children’s discovery...

Cost: $17.95, adults; $13.95, kids.

Where:
Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University
1900 Ben Franklin Pkwy
Philadelphia, PA  19103
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Contact Name: Carolyn Belardo
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"Many Inspired Steps" celebrates the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 Moon landing. The exhibition tells the story of the endeavor to put a man on the moon and highlights New...

Cost: free

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ  08608
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Enjoy the artistry, workmanship and talent of Bucks County's quilters at this exhibit, featuring more than 100 quilts hanging from 25-foot high beams.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Bucks County Visitor Center
3207 Street Road
Bensalem, PA  19020
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Sponsor: Visit Bucks County
Telephone: 215-639-0300
Contact Name: Gloria Shaffer
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Peace brings together artists’ books, archival materials, and process documentation that tell the personal stories of people striving for peace during historical and contemporary conflicts....

Cost: Free

Where:
Parkway Central, Free Library of Philadelphia
1901 Vine Street
2nd Floor
Philadelphia, PA  19103
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For a limited production run beginning on June 19 (Juneteenth)—the holiday that commemorates the emancipation of enslaved African Americans throughout the Confederate States of...

Cost: $14.50, adults; $11, kids.

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch St
Philadelphia , PA  19106
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Telephone: (215) 409-6700
Website »

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This Flag Day, 40 rare historic flags will go on display at the museum, marking the first time that this collection has been displayed together. The flags feature 32 arrangements of 13 stars,...

Cost: $20, adults; $14, kids

Where:
Museum of the American Revolution
101 S. 3rd St.
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Telephone: 215-253-6731
Contact Name: Museum of the American Revolution

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This summer, in conjunction with the National Constitution Center’s new Civil War and Reconstruction exhibit the Center’s Main Lobby will be transformed into a Union Army encampment....

Cost: $14.50, adults; $11, kids; FREE, ages 5 & younger.

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Telephone: 215-409-6600
Contact Name: National Constitution Center
Website »

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Sanctuary presents multi-form artworks and new resources that explore the dynamics of power between the state, community, and the individual that challenge our understanding of the global...

Cost: Free

Where:
Art in City Hall
1400 John F. Kennedy Blvd
2nd + 5th Floors
Philadelphia, PA  19107
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Participants in this all-levels class, taught by a certified yoga instructor, will have 45 minutes of guided time on the mat while Nigerian Dwarf goats cuddle, play and meet you in down-dog....

Cost: $50, parent & child; $35, individual

Where:
Cliveden Barn
98 E. Cliveden Street
Philadelphia, PA  19119
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Sponsor: Philly Goat Project
Telephone: 215 460 7725
Contact Name: Karen Krivit
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Explore the existence of crocodiles in New Jersey throughout their evolution. Crocodylians have been on the Earth for over 200 million years, and the wide diversity of crocodile species found in...

Cost: FREE

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ  08625
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Telephone: 160-929-26308
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Explore Hamilton: The Constitutional Clashes That Shaped a Nation, the National Constitution Center’s compelling new exhibit which highlights the competing ideas of Alexander Hamilton and his...

Cost: $14.50, adults; $11, kids; FREE, ages 5 & younger.

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Telephone: 215-409-6600
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Meet Lila Liberty, a young hero on a quest to spread acceptance and kindness. To complete her mission she needs to collect all six of her Super Hero Gadgets, like Respectacles to see different...

Cost: $9, adults; $2, kids

Where:
National Liberty Museum
321 Chestnut St.
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Sponsor: National Liberty Museum
Telephone: 215-925-2800
Contact Name: Tessa Coberly
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NJ State BBQ Championship & Anglesea Blues Festival The Wildwoods will host the annual NJ State BBQ Championship & Anglesea Blues Festival on Olde New Jersey Avenues, and surrounding pubs in North...

Cost: Free

Where:
, NJ

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The weekend features musical entertainment throughout the grounds. All-day live music at the Friends Pavilion by Joe McGonigle and Tom Brett. Main stage performances will include sets by Nae...

Cost: $14, adults; $12, kids

Where:
Historic Cold Spring Village
720 Route 9 South
Cape May, NJ  08204
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Sponsor: Fitzpatrick, Bongiovanni & Kelly, CPA's
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This year’s theme is "Great American Lighthouse," featuring replicas of iconic landmarks from east to west, and as far north as the Great Lakes.  Visitors will enjoy the beauty...

Cost: $20-$0

Where:
Morris Arboretum
100 E. Northwestern Avenue
Philadelphia, PA  19118
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The event joins the region-wide celebration of Walt Whitman: Whitman at 200: Art and Democracy. was a monumental figure in the American art and Literature world, and has been called America’s...

Cost: FREE

Where:
The Clay Studio
137-139 N. 2nd St.
Phiadelphia, PA  19106
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This new fest features ballet performances, games, arts & crafts, food & drink specials, a moonbounce and live music.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Station Avenue
Between Delice Et Chocolat & The Bercy
Ardmore, PA
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Friends includes works by fifteen unique artists that explore the relationships between personal experiences, culture, and history.  A recurring question surfaced in both public and private...

Cost: FREE

Where:
12Gates Arts
106 N 2nd Street
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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PMG creator Isaiah Zagar sometimes uses a “reversed stained glass” technique, painting on glass which he embeds in his mosaics. In celebration of its current gallery...

Cost: $10

Where:
Philadelphia's Magic Gardens
1020 South Street
Philadelphia, PA  19147
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Telephone: 215-733-0390
Contact Name: Silke Tudor
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July is gift of music month at King of Prussia Mall! In partnership with the Montgomery County Community College (MCCC), King of Prussia Mall will offer live jazz ensemble performances during each...

Cost: FREE

Where:
King of Prussia Mall
160 N Gulph Rd
King of Prussia, PA  19406
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Contact Name: King of Prussia Mall
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Celebrate National Ice Cream Day by visiting the Orchard View Lunch and Ice Cream Deck for free toppings on all your ice cream sundaes! 12pm-5pm. Free Face Painting from 12pm-3pm

Where:
Milburn Orchards
1495 Appleton Road
Elkton, MD  21921
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The performance features the comedy and magic of; Danny Archer, Mike Bonacci, Mike Miller, Mystique as well as additional performers. The show includes a number of favorite family...

Cost: $15-$20

Where:
Smoke & Mirrors Magic Theater
2840 Pine Rd. Landmark Business Center
Landmark Business Center
Philadelphia, PA  19006
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Sponsor: Smoke & Mirrors Magic Theater
Telephone: 267-626-1366
Contact Name: Danny Archer
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This block party includes performances, glass-blowing & metal-forging demos, food trucks and live music. No registration is required to attend the block party, but you must register to...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Barnes Foundation
2025 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy.
Philadelphia, PA
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The exhibit features more than 300 artifacts, including some of Marvel’s most iconic and sought-after pages, costumes and props that will excite both avid collectors and casual...

Cost: $15-$35

Where:
The Franklin Institute
222 N. 20th St
Philadelphia, PA
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The Annual Sidewalk Sale will take place Wednesday, July 10 through Sunday, July 14, 2019, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. in front of the WheatonArts' Museum Stores. The sale will feature select...

Cost: Free

Where:
WheatonArts
1501 Glasstown Road
Millville, NJ  08332
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Sponsor: WheatonArts
Telephone: 856-825-6800
Contact Name: Taral Thompson
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On View Now through January 5, 2020 Buy tickets online or call 800.448.3883. Escape into the imaginative world of garden follies, Winterthur’s first-ever exhibition of whimsical and classic...

Cost: Members free. Included with admission.

Where:
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
5105 Kennett Pike (Rt 52)
Winterthur, DE  19807
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Sponsor: Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
Telephone: 800-448-3883
Contact Name: Information & & Tours
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Twelve life-size LEGO brick animals tell the story of endangered wildlife and how human behavior impacts and endangers habitats around the world. The zoo created the exhibit to inspire actions...

Cost: $24, adults; $19, ages 2-11; FREE, ages 1 & younger

Where:
Philadelphia Zoo
3400 W Girard Ave
Philadelphia, PA  19104
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The area that housed this past winter’s Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest transforms into a warm-weather edition with a roller rink, a boathouse-styled lodge, a play area for...

Cost: FREE; $3, skating admission; $10, skate rental

Where:
Blue Cross RiverRink
101 S. Columbus Blvd.
Philadelphia, PA
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Features solos, duets, trios, small groups, large groups, lines and productions, ranging from amateur to experienced dancers. Dancers from all over the country will compete for cash and prizes.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Wildwoods Convention Center
Wildwood, NJ


Telephone: 413-568-4815
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This is an exhibition of contemporary art featuring new works developed and created by artists invited to utilize the resources and facilities at the museum for experiment-based exploration. The...

Cost: $10, adults; $7, students; FREE, ages 5 & younger.

Where:
WheatonArts
1501 Glasstown Road
GPS 1000 Village Drive
Millville, NJ  08332
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Sponsor: WheatonArts
Telephone: 856-825-6800
Contact Name: Taral Thompson
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Explore the grounds to find clues and get a prize.

Cost: $5

Where:
Emlen Physick Estate
1048 Washington Street
Cape May, NJ  08204
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Sponsor: Mid-Atlantic Center for the Arts & Humanities (MAC)
Telephone: 609-884-5404
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Learn through age-appropriate games, crafts, stories, activities and live animal presentations.

Cost: $5

Where:
Brandywine Zoo
1001 N PARK DR
Wilmington, DE  19802
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Telephone: 302-571-7747
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NJ State BBQ Championship & Anglesea Blues Festival The Wildwoods will host the annual NJ State BBQ Championship & Anglesea Blues Festival on Olde New Jersey Avenues, and surrounding pubs in North...

Cost: Free

Where:
, NJ

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A fantastic, hands-on learning experience! Experience the American Revolution in Chester County through the eyes of a patriot, a loyalist, and a civilian. Led by a trained teacher, participants...

Cost: $8.00/person

Where:
William Brinton 1704 House
21 Oakland Road
West Chester, PA  19382
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Sponsor: Brinton Association of America
Telephone: 610-399-0913
Contact Name: Paul Kahan
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The first 250 kids to visit the PECO table located inside the exhibit will receive a free Zoo Key, lanyard and commemorative pin.

Cost: $24, adults; $19, kids

Where:
Philadelphia Zoo
3400 W Girard Ave
Philadelphia, PA  19104
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Telephone: 215-243-5375
Contact Name: Marketing Intern Zoo

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Learn some basics about insects, play a hide and seek game, and explore the butterfly garden with the park naturalist.  Insect nets, bug boxes, and identification books will be provided.  Learn...

Cost: FREE!

Where:
Lorimer Park
183 Moredon Rd.
Huntingdon Valley, PA  19006
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Sponsor: Montgomery County Parks, Trails, & Historic Sites
Telephone: 215-947-3477
Contact Name: Scott Morgan
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Dive into the magic of mermaids- at NEST! Kids will experience the sparkle of a mermaid makeover, make a mermaid craft, enjoy tales of the sea and dine on underwater themed treats- all before...

Cost: $35 each/ $10 each additional child

Where:
NEST Center City
1301 Locust St
PHILADELPHIA, PA  19107
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Telephone: 215-545-6378
Contact Name: Amanda Hedrick

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This rustic play area encourages kids to use what’s available in the outdoors for fun; learning to love nature and loving to learn naturally.   The concept of Nature Play is to give...

Cost: $20, adults; $10, kids; FREE, ages 2 & younger

Where:
Morris Arboretum
100 E. Northwestern Ave.
Philadelphia, PA  19118
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Telephone: 215-247-5777
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More than 250 artisans will exhibit a wide range of arts and crafts, including ceramics, glass, jewelry, wood, fiber, metal, paper, drawings, paintings, photography and wearable art. ...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Kings Highway
Haddonfield, NJ


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Free lunch is provided to all kids ages 3-18. Adults can purchase an entrée for $2 or a full meal for $4. Income and residence are not considered.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Claymont Public Library
400 Lenape Way
Claymont, DE  19703
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Sponsor: Brandywine School District

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Explore a variety of STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts and math) activities all summer long to challenge creativity including marble runs, soaring satellites and more. This is a...

Cost: $15, adults; $6, ages 6-14; FREE, ages 5 & younger.

Where:
Hagley Museum and Library
200 Hagley Creek Road
Wilmington, DE  19807
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Telephone: 302-658-2400
Contact Name: Kelsey Sedlacek

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The festival is a celebration of light and culture that features artisans from China creating magnificent steel-framed and silk-wrapped giant lighted sculptures, using traditional Chinese...

Cost: $12-$20

Where:
Franklin Square
6th & Race Sts.
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Sponsor: Historic Philadelphia Inc.
Telephone: 610-527-7673
Contact Name: Cari Bender
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The Kinetic Sand™ “Feel the Fun!” Tour is back again this summer! Kinetic Sand™ is featured in the highly popular, oddly mesmerizing videos taking over social media, and...

Where:
FristEngergy Stadium
1900 Centre Ave
Reading, PA  19601
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Expect daily fountain performances in the Main Fountain Garden and Open Air Theatre, illuminated fountain performances and live music in the beer garden on Thurs., Fri. and Sat. evenings,...

Cost: $30; $16, ages 4 & younger.

Where:
Longwood Gardens
1001 Longwood Rd.
Kennett Square, PA
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Bobby Child, a stage-struck NYC banker heads to a sleepy, desolate Nevada town to foreclose a rundown theater. It’s love at first sight when he runs into spunky Polly Baker, the theater...

Cost: $20, adults; $16, kids

Where:
Kelsey Theatre
1200 Old Trenton Rd
West Windsor, NJ
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The annual, eccentric, family-friendly festival celebrates the locally filmed 1958 classic sci-fi movie The Blob with a weekend of festivities, including: Run Out The Run...

Cost: Cost varies

Where:
Colonial Theatre
227 Bridge St
Phoenixville, PA
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Peace brings together artists’ books, archival materials, and process documentation that tell the personal stories of people striving for peace during historical and contemporary conflicts....

Cost: Free

Where:
Parkway Central, Free Library of Philadelphia
1901 Vine Street
2nd Floor
Philadelphia, PA  19103
View map »

More information

Sanctuary presents multi-form artworks and new resources that explore the dynamics of power between the state, community, and the individual that challenge our understanding of the global...

Cost: Free

Where:
Art in City Hall
1400 John F. Kennedy Blvd
2nd + 5th Floors
Philadelphia, PA  19107
View map »


Website »

More information

For a limited production run beginning on June 19 (Juneteenth)—the holiday that commemorates the emancipation of enslaved African Americans throughout the Confederate States of...

Cost: $14.50, adults; $11, kids.

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch St
Philadelphia , PA  19106
View map »


Telephone: (215) 409-6700
Website »

More information

This Flag Day, 40 rare historic flags will go on display at the museum, marking the first time that this collection has been displayed together. The flags feature 32 arrangements of 13 stars,...

Cost: $20, adults; $14, kids

Where:
Museum of the American Revolution
101 S. 3rd St.
Philadelphia, PA  19106
View map »


Telephone: 215-253-6731
Contact Name: Museum of the American Revolution

More information

This summer, in conjunction with the National Constitution Center’s new Civil War and Reconstruction exhibit the Center’s Main Lobby will be transformed into a Union Army encampment....

Cost: $14.50, adults; $11, kids; FREE, ages 5 & younger.

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA  19106
View map »


Telephone: 215-409-6600
Contact Name: National Constitution Center
Website »

More information

This year’s theme is "Great American Lighthouse," featuring replicas of iconic landmarks from east to west, and as far north as the Great Lakes.  Visitors will enjoy the beauty...

Cost: $20-$0

Where:
Morris Arboretum
100 E. Northwestern Avenue
Philadelphia, PA  19118
View map »

More information

Friends includes works by fifteen unique artists that explore the relationships between personal experiences, culture, and history.  A recurring question surfaced in both public and private...

Cost: FREE

Where:
12Gates Arts
106 N 2nd Street
Philadelphia, PA  19106
View map »

More information

The performance features the comedy and magic of; Danny Archer, Mike Bonacci, Mike Miller, Mystique as well as additional performers. The show includes a number of favorite family...

Cost: $15-$20

Where:
Smoke & Mirrors Magic Theater
2840 Pine Rd. Landmark Business Center
Landmark Business Center
Philadelphia, PA  19006
View map »


Sponsor: Smoke & Mirrors Magic Theater
Telephone: 267-626-1366
Contact Name: Danny Archer
Website »

More information

The exhibit features more than 300 artifacts, including some of Marvel’s most iconic and sought-after pages, costumes and props that will excite both avid collectors and casual...

Cost: $15-$35

Where:
The Franklin Institute
222 N. 20th St
Philadelphia, PA
View map »


Website »

More information

Features solos, duets, trios, small groups, large groups, lines and productions, ranging from amateur to experienced dancers. Dancers from all over the country will compete for cash and prizes.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Wildwoods Convention Center
Wildwood, NJ


Telephone: 413-568-4815
Website »

More information

Explore the existence of crocodiles in New Jersey throughout their evolution. Crocodylians have been on the Earth for over 200 million years, and the wide diversity of crocodile species found in...

Cost: FREE

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ  08625
View map »


Telephone: 160-929-26308
Website »

More information

"Many Inspired Steps" celebrates the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 Moon landing. The exhibition tells the story of the endeavor to put a man on the moon and highlights New...

Cost: free

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ  08608
View map »


Website »

More information

Enjoy the artistry, workmanship and talent of Bucks County's quilters at this exhibit, featuring more than 100 quilts hanging from 25-foot high beams.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Bucks County Visitor Center
3207 Street Road
Bensalem, PA  19020
View map »


Sponsor: Visit Bucks County
Telephone: 215-639-0300
Contact Name: Gloria Shaffer
Website »

More information

This family-friendly annual event benefiting the Pocono Township Volunteer Fire Company features midway rides for all ages from enchanting kiddie rides to exhilarating thrill rides, carnival games,...

Cost: Free admission. Ride cost varies.

Where:
Pocono Township Fire Station
114 Route 611
Tannersville, PA  18372
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Sponsor: Pocono Township Volunteer Fire Company
Telephone: 866-666-3247
Contact Name: Dreamland Amusements
Website »

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Twelve life-size LEGO brick animals tell the story of endangered wildlife and how human behavior impacts and endangers habitats around the world. The zoo created the exhibit to inspire actions...

Cost: $24, adults; $19, ages 2-11; FREE, ages 1 & younger

Where:
Philadelphia Zoo
3400 W Girard Ave
Philadelphia, PA  19104
View map »


Website »

More information

PAPA Mini-Residency Showcase Monday, July 15, 7 p.m. RSVP HERE: bit.ly/PAPAResidency2019   Asian Arts Initiative’s Mini-Residency Program series supports and celebrates diverse theatrical...

Cost: 0

Where:
Asian Arts Initiative
1219 Vine Street
Philadelphia, PA  19107
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Sponsor: Asian Arts Initiative
Website »

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The area that housed this past winter’s Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest transforms into a warm-weather edition with a roller rink, a boathouse-styled lodge, a play area for...

Cost: FREE; $3, skating admission; $10, skate rental

Where:
Blue Cross RiverRink
101 S. Columbus Blvd.
Philadelphia, PA
View map »


Website »

More information

Explore Hamilton: The Constitutional Clashes That Shaped a Nation, the National Constitution Center’s compelling new exhibit which highlights the competing ideas of Alexander Hamilton and his...

Cost: $14.50, adults; $11, kids; FREE, ages 5 & younger.

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA  19106
View map »


Telephone: 215-409-6600
Website »

More information

This rustic play area encourages kids to use what’s available in the outdoors for fun; learning to love nature and loving to learn naturally.   The concept of Nature Play is to give...

Cost: $20, adults; $10, kids; FREE, ages 2 & younger

Where:
Morris Arboretum
100 E. Northwestern Ave.
Philadelphia, PA  19118
View map »


Telephone: 215-247-5777
Website »

More information

Explore the grounds to find clues and get a prize.

Cost: $5

Where:
Emlen Physick Estate
1048 Washington Street
Cape May, NJ  08204
View map »


Sponsor: Mid-Atlantic Center for the Arts & Humanities (MAC)
Telephone: 609-884-5404
Website »

More information

Free lunch is provided to all kids ages 3-18. Adults can purchase an entrée for $2 or a full meal for $4. Income and residence are not considered.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Claymont Public Library
400 Lenape Way
Claymont, DE  19703
View map »


Sponsor: Brandywine School District

More information

Explore a variety of STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts and math) activities all summer long to challenge creativity including marble runs, soaring satellites and more. This is a...

Cost: $15, adults; $6, ages 6-14; FREE, ages 5 & younger.

Where:
Hagley Museum and Library
200 Hagley Creek Road
Wilmington, DE  19807
View map »


Telephone: 302-658-2400
Contact Name: Kelsey Sedlacek

More information

Expect daily fountain performances in the Main Fountain Garden and Open Air Theatre, illuminated fountain performances and live music in the beer garden on Thurs., Fri. and Sat. evenings,...

Cost: $30; $16, ages 4 & younger.

Where:
Longwood Gardens
1001 Longwood Rd.
Kennett Square, PA
View map »


Website »

More information

Show More...
Show Less...

For a limited production run beginning on June 19 (Juneteenth)—the holiday that commemorates the emancipation of enslaved African Americans throughout the Confederate States of...

Cost: $14.50, adults; $11, kids.

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch St
Philadelphia , PA  19106
View map »


Telephone: (215) 409-6700
Website »

More information

Peace brings together artists’ books, archival materials, and process documentation that tell the personal stories of people striving for peace during historical and contemporary conflicts....

Cost: Free

Where:
Parkway Central, Free Library of Philadelphia
1901 Vine Street
2nd Floor
Philadelphia, PA  19103
View map »

More information

This Flag Day, 40 rare historic flags will go on display at the museum, marking the first time that this collection has been displayed together. The flags feature 32 arrangements of 13 stars,...

Cost: $20, adults; $14, kids

Where:
Museum of the American Revolution
101 S. 3rd St.
Philadelphia, PA  19106
View map »


Telephone: 215-253-6731
Contact Name: Museum of the American Revolution

More information

Sanctuary presents multi-form artworks and new resources that explore the dynamics of power between the state, community, and the individual that challenge our understanding of the global...

Cost: Free

Where:
Art in City Hall
1400 John F. Kennedy Blvd
2nd + 5th Floors
Philadelphia, PA  19107
View map »


Website »

More information

This summer, in conjunction with the National Constitution Center’s new Civil War and Reconstruction exhibit the Center’s Main Lobby will be transformed into a Union Army encampment....

Cost: $14.50, adults; $11, kids; FREE, ages 5 & younger.

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA  19106
View map »


Telephone: 215-409-6600
Contact Name: National Constitution Center
Website »

More information

This year’s theme is "Great American Lighthouse," featuring replicas of iconic landmarks from east to west, and as far north as the Great Lakes.  Visitors will enjoy the beauty...

Cost: $20-$0

Where:
Morris Arboretum
100 E. Northwestern Avenue
Philadelphia, PA  19118
View map »

More information

Friends includes works by fifteen unique artists that explore the relationships between personal experiences, culture, and history.  A recurring question surfaced in both public and private...

Cost: FREE

Where:
12Gates Arts
106 N 2nd Street
Philadelphia, PA  19106
View map »

More information

The performance features the comedy and magic of; Danny Archer, Mike Bonacci, Mike Miller, Mystique as well as additional performers. The show includes a number of favorite family...

Cost: $15-$20

Where:
Smoke & Mirrors Magic Theater
2840 Pine Rd. Landmark Business Center
Landmark Business Center
Philadelphia, PA  19006
View map »


Sponsor: Smoke & Mirrors Magic Theater
Telephone: 267-626-1366
Contact Name: Danny Archer
Website »

More information

‘A Night with Nucky’ by Jersey Shore Tours, as portrayed by Historian Levi Fox. Spend a night with Nucky Johnson, prohibition era political boss and gangster, as he...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Somers Point Historical Museum
745 Shore Road
Somers Point, NJ  08244
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The exhibit features more than 300 artifacts, including some of Marvel’s most iconic and sought-after pages, costumes and props that will excite both avid collectors and casual...

Cost: $15-$35

Where:
The Franklin Institute
222 N. 20th St
Philadelphia, PA
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Twelve life-size LEGO brick animals tell the story of endangered wildlife and how human behavior impacts and endangers habitats around the world. The zoo created the exhibit to inspire actions...

Cost: $24, adults; $19, ages 2-11; FREE, ages 1 & younger

Where:
Philadelphia Zoo
3400 W Girard Ave
Philadelphia, PA  19104
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The area that housed this past winter’s Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest transforms into a warm-weather edition with a roller rink, a boathouse-styled lodge, a play area for...

Cost: FREE; $3, skating admission; $10, skate rental

Where:
Blue Cross RiverRink
101 S. Columbus Blvd.
Philadelphia, PA
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Explore the existence of crocodiles in New Jersey throughout their evolution. Crocodylians have been on the Earth for over 200 million years, and the wide diversity of crocodile species found in...

Cost: FREE

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ  08625
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Telephone: 160-929-26308
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"Many Inspired Steps" celebrates the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 Moon landing. The exhibition tells the story of the endeavor to put a man on the moon and highlights New...

Cost: free

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ  08608
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Enjoy the artistry, workmanship and talent of Bucks County's quilters at this exhibit, featuring more than 100 quilts hanging from 25-foot high beams.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Bucks County Visitor Center
3207 Street Road
Bensalem, PA  19020
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Sponsor: Visit Bucks County
Telephone: 215-639-0300
Contact Name: Gloria Shaffer
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Explore Hamilton: The Constitutional Clashes That Shaped a Nation, the National Constitution Center’s compelling new exhibit which highlights the competing ideas of Alexander Hamilton and his...

Cost: $14.50, adults; $11, kids; FREE, ages 5 & younger.

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Telephone: 215-409-6600
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Kids listen to classic fairy tales and play dress-up with fairy wings at the Carriage House Café & Tearoom on the grounds of estate. Enjoy a breakfast buffet with kid-friendly choices....

Cost: $5-$20

Where:
Emlen Physick Estate
1048 Washington Street
Cape May, NJ  08204
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Sponsor: Mid-Atlantic Center for the Arts & Humanities (MAC)
Telephone: 609-884-5404
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This family-friendly annual event benefiting the Pocono Township Volunteer Fire Company features midway rides for all ages from enchanting kiddie rides to exhilarating thrill rides, carnival games,...

Cost: Free admission. Ride cost varies.

Where:
Pocono Township Fire Station
114 Route 611
Tannersville, PA  18372
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Sponsor: Pocono Township Volunteer Fire Company
Telephone: 866-666-3247
Contact Name: Dreamland Amusements
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Features solos, duets, trios, small groups, large groups, lines and productions, ranging from amateur to experienced dancers. Dancers from all over the country will compete for cash and prizes.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Wildwoods Convention Center
Wildwood, NJ


Telephone: 413-568-4815
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This is an exhibition of contemporary art featuring new works developed and created by artists invited to utilize the resources and facilities at the museum for experiment-based exploration. The...

Cost: $10, adults; $7, students; FREE, ages 5 & younger.

Where:
WheatonArts
1501 Glasstown Road
GPS 1000 Village Drive
Millville, NJ  08332
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Sponsor: WheatonArts
Telephone: 856-825-6800
Contact Name: Taral Thompson
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This rustic play area encourages kids to use what’s available in the outdoors for fun; learning to love nature and loving to learn naturally.   The concept of Nature Play is to give...

Cost: $20, adults; $10, kids; FREE, ages 2 & younger

Where:
Morris Arboretum
100 E. Northwestern Ave.
Philadelphia, PA  19118
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Telephone: 215-247-5777
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The weekly program kicks off with the pre-historic era, inspired by some fun fossils recently “discovered” on the patio, then zoom forward to 1600.  From that point, advance 50...

Cost: $5, kid & one adult; $15, additional adults; FREE, ages 2 & younger

Where:
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
5105 Kennett Pike
Wilmington, DE  19807
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Sponsor: Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
Telephone: 800-448-3883
Contact Name: Information and Tours
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Explore the grounds to find clues and get a prize.

Cost: $5

Where:
Emlen Physick Estate
1048 Washington Street
Cape May, NJ  08204
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Sponsor: Mid-Atlantic Center for the Arts & Humanities (MAC)
Telephone: 609-884-5404
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Free lunch is provided to all kids ages 3-18. Adults can purchase an entrée for $2 or a full meal for $4. Income and residence are not considered.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Claymont Public Library
400 Lenape Way
Claymont, DE  19703
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Sponsor: Brandywine School District

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On View Now through January 5, 2020 Buy tickets online or call 800.448.3883. Escape into the imaginative world of garden follies, Winterthur’s first-ever exhibition of whimsical and classic...

Cost: Members free. Included with admission.

Where:
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
5105 Kennett Pike (Rt 52)
Winterthur, DE  19807
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Sponsor: Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
Telephone: 800-448-3883
Contact Name: Information & & Tours
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Explore a variety of STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts and math) activities all summer long to challenge creativity including marble runs, soaring satellites and more. This is a...

Cost: $15, adults; $6, ages 6-14; FREE, ages 5 & younger.

Where:
Hagley Museum and Library
200 Hagley Creek Road
Wilmington, DE  19807
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Telephone: 302-658-2400
Contact Name: Kelsey Sedlacek

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Expect daily fountain performances in the Main Fountain Garden and Open Air Theatre, illuminated fountain performances and live music in the beer garden on Thurs., Fri. and Sat. evenings,...

Cost: $30; $16, ages 4 & younger.

Where:
Longwood Gardens
1001 Longwood Rd.
Kennett Square, PA
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This year’s theme is "Great American Lighthouse," featuring replicas of iconic landmarks from east to west, and as far north as the Great Lakes.  Visitors will enjoy the beauty...

Cost: $20-$0

Where:
Morris Arboretum
100 E. Northwestern Avenue
Philadelphia, PA  19118
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Twelve cultural organizations from the Philadelphia region will present free make-and-take arts activities. Family-friendly activities range from mosaics, fabrics, photography, paint and print to...

Cost: FREE

Where:
City Hall Courtyard
1400 John F Kennedy Blvd
Philadelphia, PA  19107
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Sponsor: City of Philadelphia Office of Arts, Culture and the Creative Economy
Telephone: 215-686-0343
Contact Name: Dan Gasiewski
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Friends includes works by fifteen unique artists that explore the relationships between personal experiences, culture, and history.  A recurring question surfaced in both public and private...

Cost: FREE

Where:
12Gates Arts
106 N 2nd Street
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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This rustic play area encourages kids to use what’s available in the outdoors for fun; learning to love nature and loving to learn naturally.   The concept of Nature Play is to give...

Cost: $20, adults; $10, kids; FREE, ages 2 & younger

Where:
Morris Arboretum
100 E. Northwestern Ave.
Philadelphia, PA  19118
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Telephone: 215-247-5777
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Explore the grounds to find clues and get a prize.

Cost: $5

Where:
Emlen Physick Estate
1048 Washington Street
Cape May, NJ  08204
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Sponsor: Mid-Atlantic Center for the Arts & Humanities (MAC)
Telephone: 609-884-5404
Website »

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This family-friendly annual event benefiting the Pocono Township Volunteer Fire Company features midway rides for all ages from enchanting kiddie rides to exhilarating thrill rides, carnival games,...

Cost: Free admission. Ride cost varies.

Where:
Pocono Township Fire Station
114 Route 611
Tannersville, PA  18372
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Sponsor: Pocono Township Volunteer Fire Company
Telephone: 866-666-3247
Contact Name: Dreamland Amusements
Website »

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On View Now through January 5, 2020 Buy tickets online or call 800.448.3883. Escape into the imaginative world of garden follies, Winterthur’s first-ever exhibition of whimsical and classic...

Cost: Members free. Included with admission.

Where:
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
5105 Kennett Pike (Rt 52)
Winterthur, DE  19807
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Sponsor: Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
Telephone: 800-448-3883
Contact Name: Information & & Tours
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The performance features the comedy and magic of; Danny Archer, Mike Bonacci, Mike Miller, Mystique as well as additional performers. The show includes a number of favorite family...

Cost: $15-$20

Where:
Smoke & Mirrors Magic Theater
2840 Pine Rd. Landmark Business Center
Landmark Business Center
Philadelphia, PA  19006
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Sponsor: Smoke & Mirrors Magic Theater
Telephone: 267-626-1366
Contact Name: Danny Archer
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Free lunch is provided to all kids ages 3-18. Adults can purchase an entrée for $2 or a full meal for $4. Income and residence are not considered.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Claymont Public Library
400 Lenape Way
Claymont, DE  19703
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Sponsor: Brandywine School District

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Peace brings together artists’ books, archival materials, and process documentation that tell the personal stories of people striving for peace during historical and contemporary conflicts....

Cost: Free

Where:
Parkway Central, Free Library of Philadelphia
1901 Vine Street
2nd Floor
Philadelphia, PA  19103
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Explore a variety of STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts and math) activities all summer long to challenge creativity including marble runs, soaring satellites and more. This is a...

Cost: $15, adults; $6, ages 6-14; FREE, ages 5 & younger.

Where:
Hagley Museum and Library
200 Hagley Creek Road
Wilmington, DE  19807
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Telephone: 302-658-2400
Contact Name: Kelsey Sedlacek

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Sanctuary presents multi-form artworks and new resources that explore the dynamics of power between the state, community, and the individual that challenge our understanding of the global...

Cost: Free

Where:
Art in City Hall
1400 John F. Kennedy Blvd
2nd + 5th Floors
Philadelphia, PA  19107
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Includes planetarium shows, astronomy activities, telescopic observing from the rooftop observatory Chief Astronomer Derrick Pitts hosts the rooftop stargazing event, expanded this summer! Each...

Cost: $10

Where:
The Franklin Institute
222 N. 20th St.
Philadelphia, PA  19103
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Gather the family and bring your blankets and chairs to catch movies throughout the county all summer long. Unless otherwise noted, the rain date for all movies will be the next day. All shows...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Multiple Gloucester County locations
, NJ


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Christine Havrilla & Gypsy Fuzz, neofunkadelicfolkpoptwangrock: https://www.christinehavrilla.com The Pastorius Park Concerts are presented by the Chestnut Hill Community Association and the main...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Pastorius Park
Millman Street and West Hartwell Lane
Philadelphia, PA  19118
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Sponsor: Chestnut Hill Community Association
Telephone: 215-248-8810
Contact Name: Chestnut Hill Community Association

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Drop in and get creative! Join us every Wednesday, through August 21, for our free weekly Maker Space program. Each week we’ll offer a different challenge for visitors to make and take home. The...

Cost: free

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ  08608
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For a limited production run beginning on June 19 (Juneteenth)—the holiday that commemorates the emancipation of enslaved African Americans throughout the Confederate States of...

Cost: $14.50, adults; $11, kids.

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch St
Philadelphia , PA  19106
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Telephone: (215) 409-6700
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This Flag Day, 40 rare historic flags will go on display at the museum, marking the first time that this collection has been displayed together. The flags feature 32 arrangements of 13 stars,...

Cost: $20, adults; $14, kids

Where:
Museum of the American Revolution
101 S. 3rd St.
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Telephone: 215-253-6731
Contact Name: Museum of the American Revolution

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This summer, in conjunction with the National Constitution Center’s new Civil War and Reconstruction exhibit the Center’s Main Lobby will be transformed into a Union Army encampment....

Cost: $14.50, adults; $11, kids; FREE, ages 5 & younger.

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Telephone: 215-409-6600
Contact Name: National Constitution Center
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The exhibit features more than 300 artifacts, including some of Marvel’s most iconic and sought-after pages, costumes and props that will excite both avid collectors and casual...

Cost: $15-$35

Where:
The Franklin Institute
222 N. 20th St
Philadelphia, PA
View map »


Website »

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Twelve life-size LEGO brick animals tell the story of endangered wildlife and how human behavior impacts and endangers habitats around the world. The zoo created the exhibit to inspire actions...

Cost: $24, adults; $19, ages 2-11; FREE, ages 1 & younger

Where:
Philadelphia Zoo
3400 W Girard Ave
Philadelphia, PA  19104
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Website »

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The area that housed this past winter’s Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest transforms into a warm-weather edition with a roller rink, a boathouse-styled lodge, a play area for...

Cost: FREE; $3, skating admission; $10, skate rental

Where:
Blue Cross RiverRink
101 S. Columbus Blvd.
Philadelphia, PA
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Website »

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Features solos, duets, trios, small groups, large groups, lines and productions, ranging from amateur to experienced dancers. Dancers from all over the country will compete for cash and prizes.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Wildwoods Convention Center
Wildwood, NJ


Telephone: 413-568-4815
Website »

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Explore the existence of crocodiles in New Jersey throughout their evolution. Crocodylians have been on the Earth for over 200 million years, and the wide diversity of crocodile species found in...

Cost: FREE

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ  08625
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Telephone: 160-929-26308
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Enjoy kid-friendly activities, pirate performers, music, crafts and vendors at the base of the lighthouse. There is a fee to climb the lighthouse.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Cape May Lighthouse
215 Lighthouse Ave.
Cape May Point State Park (Next to Cape May Point)
Lower Township, NJ  08204
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Sponsor: Mid-Atlantic Center for the Arts & Humanities (MAC)
Telephone: 609-884-5404
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"Many Inspired Steps" celebrates the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 Moon landing. The exhibition tells the story of the endeavor to put a man on the moon and highlights New...

Cost: free

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ  08608
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Website »

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Enjoy the artistry, workmanship and talent of Bucks County's quilters at this exhibit, featuring more than 100 quilts hanging from 25-foot high beams.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Bucks County Visitor Center
3207 Street Road
Bensalem, PA  19020
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Sponsor: Visit Bucks County
Telephone: 215-639-0300
Contact Name: Gloria Shaffer
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Explore Hamilton: The Constitutional Clashes That Shaped a Nation, the National Constitution Center’s compelling new exhibit which highlights the competing ideas of Alexander Hamilton and his...

Cost: $14.50, adults; $11, kids; FREE, ages 5 & younger.

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Telephone: 215-409-6600
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A person’s a person, no matter how small,” says Horton the elephant in Dr. Seuss’s beloved “Horton Hears a Who” and this message carries throughout Upper Darby Summer...

Cost: $9-$13

Where:
Upper Darby Performing Arts Center
601 N. Lansdowne Avenue
Drexel Hill, PA  19026
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Sponsor: Upper Darby Summer Stage
Telephone: 610-622-1189
Contact Name: Ryan Stone
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A fun and free yoga class for children ages 7-12, led by instructor Anne Marie Mulgrew. Yoga helps children be active, learn to concentrate, and manage emotions. Yogis under 7 can participate with...

Cost: Free

Where:
Whitman Library
200 Snyder Ave
Philadelphia, PA  19148
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Telephone: 215-685-1754
Contact Name: Rachel Solomon
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This is an exhibition of contemporary art featuring new works developed and created by artists invited to utilize the resources and facilities at the museum for experiment-based exploration. The...

Cost: $10, adults; $7, students; FREE, ages 5 & younger.

Where:
WheatonArts
1501 Glasstown Road
GPS 1000 Village Drive
Millville, NJ  08332
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Sponsor: WheatonArts
Telephone: 856-825-6800
Contact Name: Taral Thompson
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Expect daily fountain performances in the Main Fountain Garden and Open Air Theatre, illuminated fountain performances and live music in the beer garden on Thurs., Fri. and Sat. evenings,...

Cost: $30; $16, ages 4 & younger.

Where:
Longwood Gardens
1001 Longwood Rd.
Kennett Square, PA
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Enjoy an informational and heartwarming walk with the Philly Goats who are hard at work eating invasive plants at West Laurel Hill's green burial site. In the event of rain, the walk will be...

Cost: Free

Where:
West Laurel Hill Cemetery
225 Belmont Ave
Bala Cynwyd, PA  19004
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Sponsor: Philly Goat Project
Telephone: (215)460-7725
Contact Name: Karen Krivit
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Celebrating nearly 50 years of helping bright students ages 6-14 have yet to reach their academic potential become confident and strategic thinkers, learners and problem solvers who meet with...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Benchmark School, Media
2107 N. Providence Road
Media, PA  19063
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This family-friendly annual event benefiting the Pocono Township Volunteer Fire Company features midway rides for all ages from enchanting kiddie rides to exhilarating thrill rides, carnival games,...

Cost: Free admission. Ride cost varies.

Where:
Pocono Township Fire Station
114 Route 611
Tannersville, PA  18372
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Sponsor: Pocono Township Volunteer Fire Company
Telephone: 866-666-3247
Contact Name: Dreamland Amusements
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For a limited production run beginning on June 19 (Juneteenth)—the holiday that commemorates the emancipation of enslaved African Americans throughout the Confederate States of...

Cost: $14.50, adults; $11, kids.

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch St
Philadelphia , PA  19106
View map »


Telephone: (215) 409-6700
Website »

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This Flag Day, 40 rare historic flags will go on display at the museum, marking the first time that this collection has been displayed together. The flags feature 32 arrangements of 13 stars,...

Cost: $20, adults; $14, kids

Where:
Museum of the American Revolution
101 S. 3rd St.
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Telephone: 215-253-6731
Contact Name: Museum of the American Revolution

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This summer, in conjunction with the National Constitution Center’s new Civil War and Reconstruction exhibit the Center’s Main Lobby will be transformed into a Union Army encampment....

Cost: $14.50, adults; $11, kids; FREE, ages 5 & younger.

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Telephone: 215-409-6600
Contact Name: National Constitution Center
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Let's work on our culinary literacy skills by making healthy snacks and desserts.  Today we’ll be making Summer Reading Rolls, a gluten-free recipe that uses seasonal veggies and rice paper...

Cost: Free

Where:
Whitman Library
200 Snyder Ave
Philadelphia, PA  19148
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Telephone: 215-685-1754
Contact Name: Samantha Spott
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This year’s theme is "Great American Lighthouse," featuring replicas of iconic landmarks from east to west, and as far north as the Great Lakes.  Visitors will enjoy the beauty...

Cost: $20-$0

Where:
Morris Arboretum
100 E. Northwestern Avenue
Philadelphia, PA  19118
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50th Anniversary of Apollo 11 Moon Landing Free Family Open House Activities will include: Make and launch your own paper rockets Use Mad Libs and stories to relive the day we landed on the...

Cost: Free event; for those who would like to donate to support our programs, we sugge

Where:
Wagner Free Institute of Science
1700 W. Montgomery Ave
Philadelphia, PA  19121
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Sponsor: Wagner Free Institute of Science
Telephone: 215-763-6529
Contact Name: Coryn Wolk

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Friends includes works by fifteen unique artists that explore the relationships between personal experiences, culture, and history.  A recurring question surfaced in both public and private...

Cost: FREE

Where:
12Gates Arts
106 N 2nd Street
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Tickets for the event include catering by Puyero Venezuelan Flavor, an open bar stocked with locally brewed beers and a signature cocktail, live jazz entertainment by Virginia band...

Cost: $75

Where:
Independence Seaport Museum
211 S Columbus Blvd
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Telephone: 215-589-7183
Contact Name: Emily Charles
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Become a Museum Explorer at the Brandywine River Museum of Art! Join us for an interactive gallery tour with art activities for children ages two to eight and their grown-ups. Inspired by the...

Cost: Free for members; non-members: $5 per child with one adult admitted free per chi

Where:
Brandywine River Museum of Art
1 Hoffman's Mill Road
Chadds Ford, PA  19317
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Sponsor: Brandywine River Museum of Art
Telephone: 610.388.2700
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The performance features the comedy and magic of; Danny Archer, Mike Bonacci, Mike Miller, Mystique as well as additional performers. The show includes a number of favorite family...

Cost: $15-$20

Where:
Smoke & Mirrors Magic Theater
2840 Pine Rd. Landmark Business Center
Landmark Business Center
Philadelphia, PA  19006
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Sponsor: Smoke & Mirrors Magic Theater
Telephone: 267-626-1366
Contact Name: Danny Archer
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The Blue Meanies are a Beatles tribute band based out of Mercer County, NJ. Ten-year veterans of the Communiversity ArtsFest, the members consist of a group of friends, brought together by their...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Princeton Shopping Center
301 N. Harrison St.
Princeton, NJ  08540
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Telephone: 609-924-8777
Contact Name: Paul Robeson Center for the Arts

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The exhibit features more than 300 artifacts, including some of Marvel’s most iconic and sought-after pages, costumes and props that will excite both avid collectors and casual...

Cost: $15-$35

Where:
The Franklin Institute
222 N. 20th St
Philadelphia, PA
View map »


Website »

More information

Twelve life-size LEGO brick animals tell the story of endangered wildlife and how human behavior impacts and endangers habitats around the world. The zoo created the exhibit to inspire actions...

Cost: $24, adults; $19, ages 2-11; FREE, ages 1 & younger

Where:
Philadelphia Zoo
3400 W Girard Ave
Philadelphia, PA  19104
View map »


Website »

More information

The area that housed this past winter’s Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest transforms into a warm-weather edition with a roller rink, a boathouse-styled lodge, a play area for...

Cost: FREE; $3, skating admission; $10, skate rental

Where:
Blue Cross RiverRink
101 S. Columbus Blvd.
Philadelphia, PA
View map »


Website »

More information

Features solos, duets, trios, small groups, large groups, lines and productions, ranging from amateur to experienced dancers. Dancers from all over the country will compete for cash and prizes.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Wildwoods Convention Center
Wildwood, NJ


Telephone: 413-568-4815
Website »

More information

Explore the existence of crocodiles in New Jersey throughout their evolution. Crocodylians have been on the Earth for over 200 million years, and the wide diversity of crocodile species found in...

Cost: FREE

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ  08625
View map »


Telephone: 160-929-26308
Website »

More information

Enjoy the artistry, workmanship and talent of Bucks County's quilters at this exhibit, featuring more than 100 quilts hanging from 25-foot high beams.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Bucks County Visitor Center
3207 Street Road
Bensalem, PA  19020
View map »


Sponsor: Visit Bucks County
Telephone: 215-639-0300
Contact Name: Gloria Shaffer
Website »

More information

Explore Hamilton: The Constitutional Clashes That Shaped a Nation, the National Constitution Center’s compelling new exhibit which highlights the competing ideas of Alexander Hamilton and his...

Cost: $14.50, adults; $11, kids; FREE, ages 5 & younger.

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA  19106
View map »


Telephone: 215-409-6600
Website »

More information

This is an exhibition of contemporary art featuring new works developed and created by artists invited to utilize the resources and facilities at the museum for experiment-based exploration. The...

Cost: $10, adults; $7, students; FREE, ages 5 & younger.

Where:
WheatonArts
1501 Glasstown Road
GPS 1000 Village Drive
Millville, NJ  08332
View map »


Sponsor: WheatonArts
Telephone: 856-825-6800
Contact Name: Taral Thompson
Website »

More information

This rustic play area encourages kids to use what’s available in the outdoors for fun; learning to love nature and loving to learn naturally.   The concept of Nature Play is to give...

Cost: $20, adults; $10, kids; FREE, ages 2 & younger

Where:
Morris Arboretum
100 E. Northwestern Ave.
Philadelphia, PA  19118
View map »


Telephone: 215-247-5777
Website »

More information

What was life like more than a hundred years ago? Kids can find out on guided tours of the 1879 museum, with interactive experiences and content especially geared to 5- to 10-year olds.

Cost: $8-$10

Where:
Emlen Physick Estate
1048 Washington Street
Cape May, NJ  08204
View map »


Sponsor: Mid-Atlantic Center for the Arts & Humanities (MAC)
Telephone: 609-884-5404
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Peace brings together artists’ books, archival materials, and process documentation that tell the personal stories of people striving for peace during historical and contemporary conflicts....

Cost: Free

Where:
Parkway Central, Free Library of Philadelphia
1901 Vine Street
2nd Floor
Philadelphia, PA  19103
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Explore the grounds to find clues and get a prize.

Cost: $5

Where:
Emlen Physick Estate
1048 Washington Street
Cape May, NJ  08204
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Sponsor: Mid-Atlantic Center for the Arts & Humanities (MAC)
Telephone: 609-884-5404
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Sanctuary presents multi-form artworks and new resources that explore the dynamics of power between the state, community, and the individual that challenge our understanding of the global...

Cost: Free

Where:
Art in City Hall
1400 John F. Kennedy Blvd
2nd + 5th Floors
Philadelphia, PA  19107
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"Many Inspired Steps" celebrates the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 Moon landing. The exhibition tells the story of the endeavor to put a man on the moon and highlights New...

Cost: free

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ  08608
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On View Now through January 5, 2020 Buy tickets online or call 800.448.3883. Escape into the imaginative world of garden follies, Winterthur’s first-ever exhibition of whimsical and classic...

Cost: Members free. Included with admission.

Where:
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
5105 Kennett Pike (Rt 52)
Winterthur, DE  19807
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Sponsor: Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
Telephone: 800-448-3883
Contact Name: Information & & Tours
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Enjoy animal stories read by the zoo's storytelling team. It may include a craft, activity, or live animal presentation. May be canceled due to inclement weather. 

Cost: $7, adults; $5, kids; FREE, ages 2 & younger

Where:
Brandywine Zoo
1001 N. Park Dr.
Wilmington, DE  19802
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Telephone: 302-571-7747
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Listen to a nature-themed children’s story, then explore the bucolic gardens. Rain or shine. Meet in the Main House.

Cost: $10, adults; FREE, ages 4 & younger

Where:
Mt. Cuba Center
3120 Barley Mill Rd
Hockessin, DE  19707
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Contact Name: Mt. Cuba Center
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Please bring bug spray; none will be provided during this walking tour. Weather permitting. 

Cost: $16

Where:
Cold Spring Brewery
733 Seashore Rd.
Cape May, NJ  08204
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Free lunch is provided to all kids ages 3-18. Adults can purchase an entrée for $2 or a full meal for $4. Income and residence are not considered.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Claymont Public Library
400 Lenape Way
Claymont, DE  19703
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Sponsor: Brandywine School District

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Explore a variety of STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts and math) activities all summer long to challenge creativity including marble runs, soaring satellites and more. This is a...

Cost: $15, adults; $6, ages 6-14; FREE, ages 5 & younger.

Where:
Hagley Museum and Library
200 Hagley Creek Road
Wilmington, DE  19807
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Telephone: 302-658-2400
Contact Name: Kelsey Sedlacek

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This good old-fashioned fair features carnival rides, livestock exhibits, concerts, a circus, fireworks, cooking demos and games.

Cost: 9, adults; $4, ages 6-12; FREE, ages 5 & younger

Where:
Delaware State Fairgrounds
18500 S. DuPont Highway
Harrington, DE
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Expect daily fountain performances in the Main Fountain Garden and Open Air Theatre, illuminated fountain performances and live music in the beer garden on Thurs., Fri. and Sat. evenings,...

Cost: $30; $16, ages 4 & younger.

Where:
Longwood Gardens
1001 Longwood Rd.
Kennett Square, PA
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A person’s a person, no matter how small,” says Horton the elephant in Dr. Seuss’s beloved “Horton Hears a Who” and this message carries throughout Upper Darby Summer...

Cost: $9-$13

Where:
Upper Darby Performing Arts Center
601 N. Lansdowne Avenue
Drexel Hill, PA  19026
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Sponsor: Upper Darby Summer Stage
Telephone: 610-622-1189
Contact Name: Ryan Stone
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Friends includes works by fifteen unique artists that explore the relationships between personal experiences, culture, and history.  A recurring question surfaced in both public and private...

Cost: FREE

Where:
12Gates Arts
106 N 2nd Street
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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The performance features the comedy and magic of; Danny Archer, Mike Bonacci, Mike Miller, Mystique as well as additional performers. The show includes a number of favorite family...

Cost: $15-$20

Where:
Smoke & Mirrors Magic Theater
2840 Pine Rd. Landmark Business Center
Landmark Business Center
Philadelphia, PA  19006
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Sponsor: Smoke & Mirrors Magic Theater
Telephone: 267-626-1366
Contact Name: Danny Archer
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Play games in the newly opened Riverview Tavern as part of Seaport After Hours. Food and drinks (alcoholic and non-alcoholic) will be available for purchase.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Independence Seaport Museum
211 S Christopher Columbus Blvd
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Sponsor: Independence Seaport Museum
Telephone: 215-589-7183
Contact Name: Emily Charles
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Kids learn about animals and their importance while they meet service animals, watch a live demonstration and discover creature facts.

Cost: $5

Where:
Delaware Children's Museum
550 Justison St
Wilmington, DE
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Bring blankets or chairs to enjoy this kid-friendly movie.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Municipal Building Field
50 Egbert S
Pemberton, NJ
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Features solos, duets, trios, small groups, large groups, lines and productions, ranging from amateur to experienced dancers. Dancers from all over the country will compete for cash and prizes.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Wildwoods Convention Center
Wildwood, NJ


Telephone: 413-568-4815
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Sanctuary presents multi-form artworks and new resources that explore the dynamics of power between the state, community, and the individual that challenge our understanding of the global...

Cost: Free

Where:
Art in City Hall
1400 John F. Kennedy Blvd
2nd + 5th Floors
Philadelphia, PA  19107
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Explore a variety of STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts and math) activities all summer long to challenge creativity including marble runs, soaring satellites and more. This is a...

Cost: $15, adults; $6, ages 6-14; FREE, ages 5 & younger.

Where:
Hagley Museum and Library
200 Hagley Creek Road
Wilmington, DE  19807
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Telephone: 302-658-2400
Contact Name: Kelsey Sedlacek

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This is a brand new, innovative touring fan experience for all ages that brings the Halo video game universe to life. The event lets visitors step into Halo's vast world with themed...

Cost: $60, day

Where:
Pennsylvania Convention Center
1101 Arch St.
Philadelphia, PA
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Enjoy live entertainment by local musicians. Wine and beer are available for purchase by the flight (6 select wines and 4 select beer samples), glass or bottle of wine. The Deli & Kitchen is...

Cost: $4; FREE, ages 2 & younger

Where:
The Market at DelVal
2100 Lower State Rd
Doylestown, PA  18901
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Sponsor: The Market at DelVal
Telephone: 215-230-7170
Contact Name: Rob Arcidiacono
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Peace brings together artists’ books, archival materials, and process documentation that tell the personal stories of people striving for peace during historical and contemporary conflicts....

Cost: Free

Where:
Parkway Central, Free Library of Philadelphia
1901 Vine Street
2nd Floor
Philadelphia, PA  19103
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“Away We Go!” Meet Morgan & Jonah who take a bicycle ride during the Golden Age of Bicycles and discover who they encounter along the way. Craft included. The air conditioned mansion is open...

Cost: FREE, suggested donation $2 per person

Where:
Pennypacker Mills
5 Haldeman Road
Schwenksville, PA  19473
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Sponsor: Pennypacker Mills
Telephone: 610-287-9349
Contact Name: Linda Callegari
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Join Independence Seaport Museum, James Lancel McElhinney and guest speakers for a series of Lunch and Learn meetups to explore his installation,O.T.W. – On the Water: The Schuylkill River,...

Cost: Free

Where:
Independence Seaport Museum
211 S Columbus Blvd
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Sponsor: Independence Seaport Museum
Telephone: 215-589-7183
Contact Name: Emily Charles
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This family-friendly annual event benefiting the Pocono Township Volunteer Fire Company features midway rides for all ages from enchanting kiddie rides to exhilarating thrill rides, carnival games,...

Cost: Free admission. Ride cost varies.

Where:
Pocono Township Fire Station
114 Route 611
Tannersville, PA  18372
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Sponsor: Pocono Township Volunteer Fire Company
Telephone: 866-666-3247
Contact Name: Dreamland Amusements
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"Tis all one to be a witch as to be counted one" says the title character in The Witch of Edmonton, written in 1621 and based on the true story of a woman who was tried and executed for...

Cost: General Admission: USD 30.00, Senior (65 and Up) & Student with ID: USD 28.00, M

Where:
Laurel Hill Cemetery
3822 Ridge Avenue
Philadelphia, PA  19132
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Telephone: (215) 228-8200
Contact Name: Laurel Hill Cemetery

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Gather the family and bring your blankets and chairs to catch movies throughout the county all summer long. Unless otherwise noted, the rain date for all movies will be the next day. All shows...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Multiple Gloucester County locations
, NJ


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On View Now through January 5, 2020 Buy tickets online or call 800.448.3883. Escape into the imaginative world of garden follies, Winterthur’s first-ever exhibition of whimsical and classic...

Cost: Members free. Included with admission.

Where:
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
5105 Kennett Pike (Rt 52)
Winterthur, DE  19807
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Sponsor: Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
Telephone: 800-448-3883
Contact Name: Information & & Tours
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For a limited production run beginning on June 19 (Juneteenth)—the holiday that commemorates the emancipation of enslaved African Americans throughout the Confederate States of...

Cost: $14.50, adults; $11, kids.

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch St
Philadelphia , PA  19106
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Telephone: (215) 409-6700
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This Flag Day, 40 rare historic flags will go on display at the museum, marking the first time that this collection has been displayed together. The flags feature 32 arrangements of 13 stars,...

Cost: $20, adults; $14, kids

Where:
Museum of the American Revolution
101 S. 3rd St.
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Telephone: 215-253-6731
Contact Name: Museum of the American Revolution

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This summer, in conjunction with the National Constitution Center’s new Civil War and Reconstruction exhibit the Center’s Main Lobby will be transformed into a Union Army encampment....

Cost: $14.50, adults; $11, kids; FREE, ages 5 & younger.

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Telephone: 215-409-6600
Contact Name: National Constitution Center
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Crabby activities include crafts, touch tanks, an I-Spy game, crab races, character appearances, crabbing tips and tricks, a crab-cake cook-off and a tournament.

Cost: $10, adults; $8, kids

Where:
Wetlands Institute
1075 Stone Harbor Blvd,.
Stone Harbor, NJ
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This year’s theme is "Great American Lighthouse," featuring replicas of iconic landmarks from east to west, and as far north as the Great Lakes.  Visitors will enjoy the beauty...

Cost: $20-$0

Where:
Morris Arboretum
100 E. Northwestern Avenue
Philadelphia, PA  19118
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The exhibit features more than 300 artifacts, including some of Marvel’s most iconic and sought-after pages, costumes and props that will excite both avid collectors and casual...

Cost: $15-$35

Where:
The Franklin Institute
222 N. 20th St
Philadelphia, PA
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Twelve life-size LEGO brick animals tell the story of endangered wildlife and how human behavior impacts and endangers habitats around the world. The zoo created the exhibit to inspire actions...

Cost: $24, adults; $19, ages 2-11; FREE, ages 1 & younger

Where:
Philadelphia Zoo
3400 W Girard Ave
Philadelphia, PA  19104
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The area that housed this past winter’s Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest transforms into a warm-weather edition with a roller rink, a boathouse-styled lodge, a play area for...

Cost: FREE; $3, skating admission; $10, skate rental

Where:
Blue Cross RiverRink
101 S. Columbus Blvd.
Philadelphia, PA
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Explore the existence of crocodiles in New Jersey throughout their evolution. Crocodylians have been on the Earth for over 200 million years, and the wide diversity of crocodile species found in...

Cost: FREE

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ  08625
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Telephone: 160-929-26308
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"Many Inspired Steps" celebrates the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 Moon landing. The exhibition tells the story of the endeavor to put a man on the moon and highlights New...

Cost: free

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ  08608
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Enjoy the artistry, workmanship and talent of Bucks County's quilters at this exhibit, featuring more than 100 quilts hanging from 25-foot high beams.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Bucks County Visitor Center
3207 Street Road
Bensalem, PA  19020
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Sponsor: Visit Bucks County
Telephone: 215-639-0300
Contact Name: Gloria Shaffer
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Explore Hamilton: The Constitutional Clashes That Shaped a Nation, the National Constitution Center’s compelling new exhibit which highlights the competing ideas of Alexander Hamilton and his...

Cost: $14.50, adults; $11, kids; FREE, ages 5 & younger.

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Telephone: 215-409-6600
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This is an exhibition of contemporary art featuring new works developed and created by artists invited to utilize the resources and facilities at the museum for experiment-based exploration. The...

Cost: $10, adults; $7, students; FREE, ages 5 & younger.

Where:
WheatonArts
1501 Glasstown Road
GPS 1000 Village Drive
Millville, NJ  08332
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Sponsor: WheatonArts
Telephone: 856-825-6800
Contact Name: Taral Thompson
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This rustic play area encourages kids to use what’s available in the outdoors for fun; learning to love nature and loving to learn naturally.   The concept of Nature Play is to give...

Cost: $20, adults; $10, kids; FREE, ages 2 & younger

Where:
Morris Arboretum
100 E. Northwestern Ave.
Philadelphia, PA  19118
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Telephone: 215-247-5777
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What was life like more than a hundred years ago? Kids can find out on guided tours of the 1879 museum, with interactive experiences and content especially geared to 5- to 10-year olds.

Cost: $8-$10

Where:
Emlen Physick Estate
1048 Washington Street
Cape May, NJ  08204
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Sponsor: Mid-Atlantic Center for the Arts & Humanities (MAC)
Telephone: 609-884-5404
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Explore the grounds to find clues and get a prize.

Cost: $5

Where:
Emlen Physick Estate
1048 Washington Street
Cape May, NJ  08204
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Sponsor: Mid-Atlantic Center for the Arts & Humanities (MAC)
Telephone: 609-884-5404
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Free lunch is provided to all kids ages 3-18. Adults can purchase an entrée for $2 or a full meal for $4. Income and residence are not considered.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Claymont Public Library
400 Lenape Way
Claymont, DE  19703
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Sponsor: Brandywine School District

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This good old-fashioned fair features carnival rides, livestock exhibits, concerts, a circus, fireworks, cooking demos and games.

Cost: 9, adults; $4, ages 6-12; FREE, ages 5 & younger

Where:
Delaware State Fairgrounds
18500 S. DuPont Highway
Harrington, DE
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Somers Point celebrates summertime with its 27th Annual AtlantiCare Concerts on the beach starting Friday, June 21. All concerts take place on William Morrow Beach on Bay Avenue starting at 7 p.m....

Cost: Free

Where:
William Morrow Beach
Bay Avenue
Somers Point, NJ  08244
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Expect daily fountain performances in the Main Fountain Garden and Open Air Theatre, illuminated fountain performances and live music in the beer garden on Thurs., Fri. and Sat. evenings,...

Cost: $30; $16, ages 4 & younger.

Where:
Longwood Gardens
1001 Longwood Rd.
Kennett Square, PA
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Bobby Child, a stage-struck NYC banker heads to a sleepy, desolate Nevada town to foreclose a rundown theater. It’s love at first sight when he runs into spunky Polly Baker, the theater...

Cost: $20, adults; $16, kids

Where:
Kelsey Theatre
1200 Old Trenton Rd
West Windsor, NJ
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A person’s a person, no matter how small,” says Horton the elephant in Dr. Seuss’s beloved “Horton Hears a Who” and this message carries throughout Upper Darby Summer...

Cost: $9-$13

Where:
Upper Darby Performing Arts Center
601 N. Lansdowne Avenue
Drexel Hill, PA  19026
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Sponsor: Upper Darby Summer Stage
Telephone: 610-622-1189
Contact Name: Ryan Stone
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This pop-up park plays host to games, outdoor movie nights, fitness classes, a beer garden, fitness classes and a rotating lineup of food trucks. 

Cost: FREE

Where:
Eakins Oval
Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA
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Celebrate National Zookeeper Week by having a pancake breakfast in the zoo with the animal caregivers. Meet keepers, get a peek at what it’s like to be a zookeeper as they work with the...

Cost: $15

Where:
Brandywine Zoo
1001 North Park Drive
Wilmington, DE  19802
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Telephone: (302) 571-7747
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For a limited production run beginning on June 19 (Juneteenth)—the holiday that commemorates the emancipation of enslaved African Americans throughout the Confederate States of...

Cost: $14.50, adults; $11, kids.

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch St
Philadelphia , PA  19106
View map »


Telephone: (215) 409-6700
Website »

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This year’s theme is "Great American Lighthouse," featuring replicas of iconic landmarks from east to west, and as far north as the Great Lakes.  Visitors will enjoy the beauty...

Cost: $20-$0

Where:
Morris Arboretum
100 E. Northwestern Avenue
Philadelphia, PA  19118
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MuckFest® features 18 obstacles primed to make you fly and climb higher than you've ever gone before. Conquer the 5K course with friends and afterward, proudly wear your new MuckFest t-shirt and...

Cost: 70

Where:
Zarephath Christian Church
2 Upper Pond Road
Somerset , NJ  08873
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Sponsor: MuckFest
Telephone: 773-247-5360
Contact Name: Cody Carroll
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This Flag Day, 40 rare historic flags will go on display at the museum, marking the first time that this collection has been displayed together. The flags feature 32 arrangements of 13 stars,...

Cost: $20, adults; $14, kids

Where:
Museum of the American Revolution
101 S. 3rd St.
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Telephone: 215-253-6731
Contact Name: Museum of the American Revolution

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Peace brings together artists’ books, archival materials, and process documentation that tell the personal stories of people striving for peace during historical and contemporary conflicts....

Cost: Free

Where:
Parkway Central, Free Library of Philadelphia
1901 Vine Street
2nd Floor
Philadelphia, PA  19103
View map »

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Sanctuary presents multi-form artworks and new resources that explore the dynamics of power between the state, community, and the individual that challenge our understanding of the global...

Cost: Free

Where:
Art in City Hall
1400 John F. Kennedy Blvd
2nd + 5th Floors
Philadelphia, PA  19107
View map »


Website »

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This summer, in conjunction with the National Constitution Center’s new Civil War and Reconstruction exhibit the Center’s Main Lobby will be transformed into a Union Army encampment....

Cost: $14.50, adults; $11, kids; FREE, ages 5 & younger.

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Telephone: 215-409-6600
Contact Name: National Constitution Center
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Safari themed visor will be given to kids for decorating with caregiver, guided play and games, exploring during nature walk, snack provided.

Cost: $12 per child

Where:
Liberty Lands Park
913 North 3rd Street
Philadelphia, PA  19123
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Sponsor: Let’s Go Outdoors
Telephone: 866-878-3595
Contact Name: Let’s Go Outdoors
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Cape Express “More” Beach Blast Soccer Youth and adult soccer teams from all over the East Coast will compete in a barefoot soccer tournament right on the Wildwoods’ Beach on Saturday and...

Cost: Free

Where:
, NJ

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Join us for July’s Small Explorers program; our theme is Under the Sea! We’ll read “Seashells by the Seashore” by Marianne Berkes. We’ll visit the Written in the Rocks...

Cost: FREE

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ  08608
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Contact Name: Kerry Scott
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Help improve our 340-acre forest's health and biodiversity through invasive plant removals, native species plantings, and trail maintenance projects. Connect with nature and make new...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Schuylkill Center for Environmental Education
8480 Hagy's Mill Rd.
Philadelphia, PA  19128
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Outdoor activities include lunar lander tours, small-to large-scale rocket demonstrations—Alka rockets, straw rockets and colorful trashcan rocket explosions. Indoor screenings of The...

Cost: $23, adults; $19, kids

Where:
The Franklin Institute
222 N 20th St.
Philadelphia, PA  19103
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Sponsor: The Franklin Institute
Telephone: 215.448.1388
Contact Name: Noah Lattanzi

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The 501st Legion is a worldwide professional costuming organization, comprised of and operated by, Star Wars fans dedicated to the "Dark Side". And, now these iconic characters...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Phoenixville Public Library
183 Second Avenue
Phoenixville, PA  19460
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Sponsor: Children's Library
Telephone: 610-933-3013
Contact Name: Rebecca Krause
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Assist professional archaeologists with site excavation, artifact screening and care. The event focuses on the tailrace of the 1704 Grist Mill and the Archive, formerly a mid-eighteenth century...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Newlin Grist Mill
219 Cheyney Rd.
Glen Mills, PA
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This summer, NLM's unique family volunteering program returns with a brand-new project focusing on mindfulness hosted by wellness educator Stacy Mandel of Bubbles & Flashlights. Bring...

Cost: $20 for up to 2 adults and 1 child, extra adults or children just $5!

Where:
National Liberty Museum
321 Chestnut St.
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Sponsor: National Liberty Museum
Telephone: 215-925-2800
Contact Name: Tess Coberly
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Philadelphia was the capital of scientific thought and experiments in Colonial America. Discover how natural philosophy shaped 18th century life through experiments, demonstrations, and hands-on...

Cost: $2

Where:
Pottsgrove Manor
100 W. King St.
Pottstown, PA  19464
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Sponsor: Pottsgrove Manor
Telephone: 610-326-4014
Contact Name: Ann Shipley

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On-site food trucks will include Roasty Toasty, Cupcake Carnivale, Mom-Mom’s Kitchen, Barkley’s BBQ and Humming Bird Island Cuisine. There’ll also be live music,...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Linvilla Orchards
137 W. Knowlton Rd
Media, PA  19063
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Sponsor: Linvilla Orchards
Telephone: 610-876-7116
Contact Name: Linvilla Orchards
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Enjoy live entertainment featuring performances by the Delfonics, Dezzie, & Turae; backpack & food giveaways, a kids’ zone, arts & crafts and a resource fair.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Smith Playground
2100 S. 24th Street
Philadelphia, PA  19145
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Sponsor: Bethanna
Telephone: 267-294-1231
Contact Name: Karisa Barlow
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Friends includes works by fifteen unique artists that explore the relationships between personal experiences, culture, and history.  A recurring question surfaced in both public and private...

Cost: FREE

Where:
12Gates Arts
106 N 2nd Street
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Join the 50th anniversary celebration of the Apollo 11 Lunar Landing with activities for the whole family. View the newest exhibition on display, Science Fiction, curated by Ginger Duggan and...

Cost: FREE

Where:
The Philip and Muriel Berman Museum of Art
601 East Main Street
Collegeville, PA  19426
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Sponsor: The Philip and Muriel Berman Museum of Art
Telephone: 610-409-3079
Contact Name: Elizabeth Witt
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Expect live music, a DJ, speakers, kids’ activities, food, furniture sales and featured speakers Omali Yeshitela founder and leader of the Uhuru Movement, Janet and Jeanine Africa, MOVE...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Uhuru Furniture and Collectibles
832 N. Broad St.
Philadelphia, PA  19130
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The performance features the comedy and magic of; Danny Archer, Mike Bonacci, Mike Miller, Mystique as well as additional performers. The show includes a number of favorite family...

Cost: $15-$20

Where:
Smoke & Mirrors Magic Theater
2840 Pine Rd. Landmark Business Center
Landmark Business Center
Philadelphia, PA  19006
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Sponsor: Smoke & Mirrors Magic Theater
Telephone: 267-626-1366
Contact Name: Danny Archer
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–Join us for a wonderful hike around our property to document every butterfly we can on July 20th at 2:00pm at our center. Bring the whole family for an afternoon of hiking in the great...

Cost: $3

Where:
Bucks County Audubon Society
2877 Creamery Rd
New Hope, PA  18938
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Sponsor: Bucks County Audubon Society
Telephone: 215-297-5880
Contact Name: Marissa Jacobs
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Celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Apollo moon landing with a family picnic outside. Guests are invited to bring a picnic to enjoy on the lawn, or purchase a meal form an on-site food...

Cost: FREE

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ  08608
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Enjoy Christmas-themed live music, a visit from Santa Claus, free family photos with Santa and kids’ & family activities.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Sunset Lake
New Jersey Avenue, from Atlantic to Miami Aves.
Wildwood Crest, NJ
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Watch WWE SUPERSTARS in action as tempers heat up on the road. Show begins at 7:30 p.m., with doors opening at 6 p.m. Lineup has yet to be announced.

Cost: $15

Where:
Wildwoods Convention Center
4501 Boardwalk
Wildwood, NJ
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Telephone: 800-745-3000

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Explore the existence of crocodiles in New Jersey throughout their evolution. Crocodylians have been on the Earth for over 200 million years, and the wide diversity of crocodile species found in...

Cost: FREE

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ  08625
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Telephone: 160-929-26308
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"Many Inspired Steps" celebrates the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 Moon landing. The exhibition tells the story of the endeavor to put a man on the moon and highlights New...

Cost: free

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ  08608
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Enjoy the artistry, workmanship and talent of Bucks County's quilters at this exhibit, featuring more than 100 quilts hanging from 25-foot high beams.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Bucks County Visitor Center
3207 Street Road
Bensalem, PA  19020
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Sponsor: Visit Bucks County
Telephone: 215-639-0300
Contact Name: Gloria Shaffer
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Explore Hamilton: The Constitutional Clashes That Shaped a Nation, the National Constitution Center’s compelling new exhibit which highlights the competing ideas of Alexander Hamilton and his...

Cost: $14.50, adults; $11, kids; FREE, ages 5 & younger.

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Telephone: 215-409-6600
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This rustic play area encourages kids to use what’s available in the outdoors for fun; learning to love nature and loving to learn naturally.   The concept of Nature Play is to give...

Cost: $20, adults; $10, kids; FREE, ages 2 & younger

Where:
Morris Arboretum
100 E. Northwestern Ave.
Philadelphia, PA  19118
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Telephone: 215-247-5777
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Stop by for locally grown, field-cultivated berries. Visit the General Store for blueberry pies, blueberry butters, jellies & preserves. You’ll also find blueberry cake pops,...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Peddler's Village
Routes 202 & 263
Lahaska, PA  18931
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Boasting 10 LEGO build & play zones, a 4D cinema and two rides all geared for families with children ages 3-10, guests can join their favorite LEGO characters during the event with themed...

Cost: $19.95

Where:
LEGOLAND Discovery Center Philadelphia
Located inside Plymouth Meeting Mall 500 West Germantown Pike
Plymouth Meeting, PA  19462
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Explore the grounds to find clues and get a prize.

Cost: $5

Where:
Emlen Physick Estate
1048 Washington Street
Cape May, NJ  08204
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Sponsor: Mid-Atlantic Center for the Arts & Humanities (MAC)
Telephone: 609-884-5404
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See some of Philly’s most talented improvisers, along with teachers from the PHIT Kids and Teens program perform an improvised show.

Cost: $10, adults; $5, kids.

Where:
PHIT Comedy
2030 Sansom St.
1st Floor
Philadelphia, PA  19103
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Sponsor: PHIT Comedy
Contact Name: Joe Tuzzi
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Explore a variety of STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts and math) activities all summer long to challenge creativity including marble runs, soaring satellites and more. This is a...

Cost: $15, adults; $6, ages 6-14; FREE, ages 5 & younger.

Where:
Hagley Museum and Library
200 Hagley Creek Road
Wilmington, DE  19807
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Telephone: 302-658-2400
Contact Name: Kelsey Sedlacek

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This is a brand new, innovative touring fan experience for all ages that brings the Halo video game universe to life. The event lets visitors step into Halo's vast world with themed...

Cost: $60, day

Where:
Pennsylvania Convention Center
1101 Arch St.
Philadelphia, PA
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It's a bird…it's a plane...it's Superman cartoons! The Man of Steel first came to the screen in 1941 and there was no turning back. Since then, films, television series and collectables based on...

Cost: $6.00

Where:
Hopewell Theater
5 S Greenwood Ave
Hopewell, NJ  08525
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Sponsor: Hopewell Theater
Telephone: 609-466-1964
Contact Name: Hopewell Theater
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The exhibit features more than 300 artifacts, including some of Marvel’s most iconic and sought-after pages, costumes and props that will excite both avid collectors and casual...

Cost: $15-$35

Where:
The Franklin Institute
222 N. 20th St
Philadelphia, PA
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This family-friendly annual event benefiting the Pocono Township Volunteer Fire Company features midway rides for all ages from enchanting kiddie rides to exhilarating thrill rides, carnival games,...

Cost: Free admission. Ride cost varies.

Where:
Pocono Township Fire Station
114 Route 611
Tannersville, PA  18372
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Sponsor: Pocono Township Volunteer Fire Company
Telephone: 866-666-3247
Contact Name: Dreamland Amusements
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Listen to readings from lighthouse, seashore and maritime literature in this program geared especially for younger children. Free!  

Cost: Free

Where:
Cape May Point State Park Education Center
215 Lighthouse Avenue
Cape May Point State Park (Next to Cape May Point)
Lower Township, NJ  08204
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Sponsor: Mid-Atlantic Center for the Arts & Humanities (MAC)
Telephone: 609-884-5404
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Hear from the Lighthouse Keeper about the lighthouse, its history and lore, in this half-hour talk especially for children. 

Cost: Free

Where:
Cape May Point State Park Education Center
215 Lighthouse Avenue
Cape May Point State Park (Next to Cape May Point)
Lower Township, NJ  08204
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Sponsor: Mid-Atlantic Center for the Arts & Humanities (MAC)
Telephone: 609-884-5404
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Twelve life-size LEGO brick animals tell the story of endangered wildlife and how human behavior impacts and endangers habitats around the world. The zoo created the exhibit to inspire actions...

Cost: $24, adults; $19, ages 2-11; FREE, ages 1 & younger

Where:
Philadelphia Zoo
3400 W Girard Ave
Philadelphia, PA  19104
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This good old-fashioned fair features carnival rides, livestock exhibits, concerts, a circus, fireworks, cooking demos and games.

Cost: 9, adults; $4, ages 6-12; FREE, ages 5 & younger

Where:
Delaware State Fairgrounds
18500 S. DuPont Highway
Harrington, DE
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Expect daily fountain performances in the Main Fountain Garden and Open Air Theatre, illuminated fountain performances and live music in the beer garden on Thurs., Fri. and Sat. evenings,...

Cost: $30; $16, ages 4 & younger.

Where:
Longwood Gardens
1001 Longwood Rd.
Kennett Square, PA
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"Tis all one to be a witch as to be counted one" says the title character in The Witch of Edmonton, written in 1621 and based on the true story of a woman who was tried and executed for...

Cost: General Admission: USD 30.00, Senior (65 and Up) & Student with ID: USD 28.00, M

Where:
Laurel Hill Cemetery
3822 Ridge Avenue
Philadelphia, PA  19132
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Telephone: (215) 228-8200
Contact Name: Laurel Hill Cemetery

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The area that housed this past winter’s Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest transforms into a warm-weather edition with a roller rink, a boathouse-styled lodge, a play area for...

Cost: FREE; $3, skating admission; $10, skate rental

Where:
Blue Cross RiverRink
101 S. Columbus Blvd.
Philadelphia, PA
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Bobby Child, a stage-struck NYC banker heads to a sleepy, desolate Nevada town to foreclose a rundown theater. It’s love at first sight when he runs into spunky Polly Baker, the theater...

Cost: $20, adults; $16, kids

Where:
Kelsey Theatre
1200 Old Trenton Rd
West Windsor, NJ
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Visitors will find presentations, railroad displays, working model trains and garden railways from a variety of groups throughout the Village. At 2pm in the Welcome Center on both Saturday and...

Cost: $14, adults; $12, kids.

Where:
Historic Cold Spring Village
720 Route 9 South
Cape May, NJ  08204
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Sponsor: Mitchell Iron Works
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This pop-up park plays host to games, outdoor movie nights, fitness classes, a beer garden, fitness classes and a rotating lineup of food trucks. 

Cost: FREE

Where:
Eakins Oval
Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA
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The site transforms into a Civil War-era crossroads village complete with an encampment, cavalry & musket drills, wagon rides, civilian & military reenactors and old-school games.

Cost: $12, adults; $8, kids; FREE, ages 5 & younger

Where:
Lands Valley Museum
2451 Kissel Hill Rd.
Lancaster, PA
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On View Now through January 5, 2020 Buy tickets online or call 800.448.3883. Escape into the imaginative world of garden follies, Winterthur’s first-ever exhibition of whimsical and classic...

Cost: Members free. Included with admission.

Where:
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
5105 Kennett Pike (Rt 52)
Winterthur, DE  19807
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Sponsor: Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
Telephone: 800-448-3883
Contact Name: Information & & Tours
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