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Raspberry Celebration

Jun 25, 2016

Bring your jokes and friends and watch as Silly Joe entertains the whole family; stroll through fields filled with raspberries ready to be picked; keep a look out for costumed characters and jam girl Judy, and pay close attention as she shares jam-making secrets. We Kids Rock will perform songs sure to get everyone off their feet.

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Chester Country Balloon Festival

Jun 25, 2016 - Jun 26, 2016

Event highlights more than 20 hot-air balloons taking flight twice per day, as well as a nightly balloon glow that will feature Special Shaped Balloons. Families can also enjoy tethered balloon rides, a walk-through balloon, Sat. night fireworks and more than 100 craft vendors. Schedule

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Bird Walk

Jun 25, 2016 - Oct 29, 2016

This event occurs weekly on Saturday.

Kids and beginners are welcome.  Extra binoculars available. Meet in parking lot. A Facebook update will be posted by 7am if the event is canceled.

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Breakfast with the Beasts

Jun 25, 2016

Take breakfast in the zoo, provided by Janssen’s Market and Brew Ha Ha, and enjoy the venue before it opens to the public. There will also be a story and a live animal presentation. Breakfast is served in the zoo (weather permitting) 

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Sea Glass & Coastal Arts Festival

Jun 25, 2016 - Jun 26, 2016

This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s).

View works by nearly 70 sea-glass & other decorative pieces, coastal artists who sell stained glass, jewelry & , vendors from around the East Coast and live music. Kids can visit the children's area for activities, storytime and pics with a crew of pirates. Hours are 9am-4pm Sat. and 9am-3pm Sun.

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Discovery Den

Jun 25, 2016 - Dec 31, 2016

This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s).

A new play area for exploring natural history, especially for visitors ages 0-8 years and their caregivers. Investigate fossils, go camping, create a puppet show about New Jersey wildlife or read a book. 

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Youth Fishing Tournament

Jun 25, 2016

Kids up to age 15 bring their poles and bait and try to win prizes. Lunch provided for participants and will be available for purchase by adults. Groups are asked to pre-register. Meet at the pond near Pavilion 3.  

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The Bike Train

Jun 25, 2016 - Jun 26, 2016

Take a train ride along the Lehigh River to White Haven, where you'll bike your way down the Lehigh Gorge rail-trail back to Jim Thorpe.  Rates are $25.00 per train shuttle only OR $42.00 per person for a Trek bike rental and train shuttle.

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Headed to the White House

Jun 25, 2016 - Nov 8, 2016

This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s).

Experience the only exhibit designed to engage visitors of all ages with the excitement of the election season. Join the race, earn the nomination and win the election, as artifacts, interactive and hands-on activities take you from the campaign trail and into the Oval Office all in one visit.

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Sensory-friendly Movie: Finding Dory

Jun 25, 2016

In this sequel to Finding Nemo, forgetful fish Dory gets the gang back together to search for her family. The lights are turned up, the sound is lowered and kids don't have to keep quiet.

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