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Constitution Day

National Constitution Center

Sep 17, 2019

On Sept. 17, 1787, the Founding Fathers signed the most influential document in American history, the United States Constitution. This document established the framework of our government and the rights and freedoms that “We the People” enjoy today. Every year, the museum hosts an event to celebrate the occasion. Attendees partake in engaging discussions, sign a giant...

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Pumpkinland

Linvilla Orchards

Sep 17, 2019 - Nov 10, 2019

Larger-than-life figures and scarecrows illustrate the legends and lore of the harvest season, featuring local history and some of the many stories of pumpkins and apples. See piles of pumpkins in all colors, shapes and sizes — over 100 tons on display. You’ll find a selection of straw bales, corn shocks, toys and fall decorations as well. Additional activities include hayrides,...

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Light and Music Show

Franklin Square

Sep 17, 2019 - Oct 31, 2019

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

The 180-year-old fountain — the country’s oldest of its kind — underwent a renovation that not only modernized its infrastructure, but added colored lights and music. Find a place on the lawn or sit back on a bench and watch the elaborate water effects dance and shoot high into the air, choreographed to a variety of music from the decades.  After dusk, fountain...

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Our Five Senses

Rare Book Department

Sep 18, 2019 - Feb 1, 2020

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

Connect the science of the senses with the mind and the literary experience. Visitors learn about their identity, perceptions, and brain development by following five anthropomorphic characters (Touch, Taste, Sight, Hearing, and Smell) across multiple sensory stations.

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Shake It Off Fridays

LOVE Park

Sep 20, 2019 - Sep 27, 2019

This event occurs weekly, on Friday.

Throughout September’s Hispanic Heritage Month, Siempre Salsa and Maestro Flaco and DJ Carlos Sanchez will offer salsa lessons.

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Tailgating Festival

Kitchen Kettle Village

Sep 20, 2019 - Sep 21, 2019

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

Festivities include live music and entertainment, scarecrow displays, a tailgate parade (Sat.), a cornhole tournament, balloon art, apple-cider sampling, cooking tips and a pumpkin whoopie-pie-filling contest.

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