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September 2017

This is a Minecraft gaming event for bright and curious minds 17 and younger that will feature games, activities, live entertainment and science experiments. The campus is easy to get...

Cost: $20-$35

Where:
University of the Sciences
43rd St. & Woodland Ave..
Philadelphia, PA  19104
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Sponsor: Public Citizens for Children and Youth
Telephone: 215-563-5848 x40
Contact Name: Steven
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Come spend a day in the Village and see some spectacular vehicles from days gone by or show off one of your own!

Cost: FREE

Where:
Historic Smithville & Village Greene
615 E. Moss Mill Rd.
Smithville, NJ  08205
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Telephone: 609-748-8999
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Experience the wonders of automotive innovation with this year's theme: “Distinctively Different: Styling in the 1950s,” showcasing cars from the golden era of car design...

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

Where:
Hagley Museum and Library
200 Hagley Creek Rd.
Wilmington, DE
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In 1917 John G. Johnson, a famous lawyer, left his trove of European art to the city of Philadelphia. One hundred years later, visitors can take a new look at the collection. Encounter treasures by...

Cost: $20, adults; $14, ages 13-18; FREE, ages 12 & younger.

Where:
Philadelphia Museum of Art
2600 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy.
Phila., PA  19130
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Sponsor: Philadelphia Museum of Art
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Activities include games, guided hikes, crafts, food, canoeing, face painting, live music and educational demonstrations and programs.

Cost: $10

Where:
Woodford Cedar Run Wildlife Refuge
4 Sawmill Rd.
Medford, NJ
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On Sept. 17, 2,379 days will have passed since the Syrian uprising on March 15, 2011. Join for Dark Waters: 2,379 Days and Counting, an interactive community project that continues acclaimed...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Penn Museum
3260 South Street
Philadelphia, PA  19104
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Telephone: (215) 898-4000
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Families enjoy dozens of interactive and engaging activities, a pet parade, live music, pie- and ice-cream eating contests, puppetry, a petting zoo, performances, games and dancing.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Greene St. & Carpenter Ln.
Mt. Airy Village
Phila., PA
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In addition to the cook-off, families enjoy food trucks, an inflatable obstacle course, face painting, a sports center, ring toss, games, prizes and vendors. 

Cost: FREE

Where:
Glasgow Park
Newark, DE  19702


Sponsor: Delaware Small Business Chamber

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Enjoy games, storytelling, enchanted crafts, costume contests, face painting and moonbounces.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Rockwood Park
4671 Washington St. Extension
Wilmington, PA
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Enjoy music, kids’ activities, food and music. 

Cost: FREE

Where:
Bellevue State Park
800 Carr Rd.
Wilmington, DE  19809
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Sponsor: HOY en Delaware

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See spectacular vehicles on display, or show off one of your own. This is an opportunity for car enthusiasts to see, show and talk cars....

Cost: FREE

Where:
Historic Smithville & Village Greene
615 E. Moss Mill Rd.
Smithville, NJ  08205
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Telephone: 609-748-8999
Website »

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Team up with other families to race a 46-foot boat along the water, or cheer them on from the sidelines. On dry land, enjoy kids’ activities, local food vendors and music.

Cost: FREE, spectators.

Where:
Lewes Canalfront Park
Lewes, DE

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Dozens of community agencies, corporate sponsors and vendors line the city’s historical Centro de Oro and crafts, games and other activities are set up for kids to enjoy. Live Latin music...

Cost: FREE

Where:
North 5th Street
Between Cambria and Lehigh Avenues
Phila., PA
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With more than 100 tons of pumpkins display, the orchard will have pumpkins of all shapes and sizes to choose from. Families can also enjoy live music and entertainment, pick-your-own apples, fall...

Cost: Cost varies.

Where:
Linvilla Orchards
137 Knowlton Rd.
Media, PA  19063
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The museum commemorates this historic day with educational and engaging activities. Museum admission will be FREE on Mon., Sept. 18 for the Constitution Day observance.

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch St.
Phila., PA  19106
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Discover Philadelphia's connection to the founding of the U.S. Navy. The new, permanent exhibit features curated objects never, or rarely, seen by the public, highlighting the...

Where:
Independence Seaport Museum
211 S. Columbus Blvd.
Phila., PA  19106
View map »


Telephone: 215-413-8655
Contact Name: Public Engagement
Website »

More information

One hundred years ago, Duchamp’s Fountain turned the art world upside down. Was it art? A hoax? Celebrate the centennial of the provocative and influential work that changed the course of...

Cost: $20 & under.

Where:
Philadelphia Museum of Art
2600 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy.
Phila., PA  19130
View map »

More information

Get the kids primed for school with The Crazy Scientist: A Collection of 20 Amazing Science Tricks. Each experienced is accompanied by a clever, age-appropriate explanation. Be prepared to join;...

Cost: $2, suggested donation.

Where:
Pennypacker Mills
5 Haldeman Rd.
Schwenksville, PA  19473
View map »


Sponsor: Pennypacker Mills
Telephone: 161-028-79349
Contact Name: Linda Callegari
Website »

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The event features a ride on Thomas, a ride on Percy (with Percy package), Sir Topham Hatt, Imagination Station activities, videos, music, rides on the Pint-Sized Pufferbelly,...

Cost: $27, for Percy; $21, for Thomas.

Where:
Strasburg Rail Road
301 Gap Road
Ronk, PA  17572
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Sponsor: Strasburg Rail Road

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Explore the work of legendary photographer Michael “Nick” Nichols: artist, technical innovator and ardent advocate for preserving natural habitats. Be transported through the...

Cost: $20

Where:
Philadelphia Museum fo Art
2600 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy.
Phila., PA  19130
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The first exhibition of its kind at the museum joins art and civic engagement. Initiated by artist Jeanne van Heeswijk, together with hundreds of collaborators from across the city, the...

Cost: $20; kids under 12 are free

Where:
Philadelphia Musem of Art, Perelman Building
2525 Pennsylvania Ave
Philadelphia, PA  19130
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Website »

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Enjoy pick-your-own apples and pumpkins, pony rides, pedal tractors, wagon rides, cornstalk maze, an “adventure barn,” farm animals, pumpkin painting, live music and seasonal food.

Cost: $8

Where:
Terhune Orchards
330 Cold Soil Rd.
Princeton, NJ  08540
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Sponsor: Terhune Orchards
Telephone: 609-924-2310
Contact Name: Farm Store
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Children enjoy a time travel play date with five kids from the past, and learn about their lives in earlier times. They’ll a canoe, climb aboard a train and explore an immigrant ship. 

Cost: $14, adults; $8, kids; FREE, ages 5 & younger.

Where:
Mercer Museum
84 S Pine St
Doylestown, PA  18901
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Telephone: 215-345-0210
Website »

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These weather-permitting hayrides are offered several times a day.

Cost: $6

Where:
Linvilla Orchards
137 Knowlton Rd
Media, PA  19063
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The country home of Nicholas Biddle, president of the Second Bank of the United States, Andalusia is surrounded by grounds with architectural delights and native woodlands.  Placed on the...

Cost: $20

Where:
Andalusia House
1237 State St.
Andalusia, PA  19020
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Sponsor: Andalusia House
Telephone: 215-245-5479
Website »

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​Festivities include unlimited hay rides, corn maze, bale trail, boo barn, MilkySway tunnel, cycle circle, straw jump, tractor tunnel, obstacle bounce, rope maze family challenge, farmyard...

Cost: $10; FREE, ages 2 & younger.

Where:
Milburn Orchards
1495 Appleton Rd
Elkton, MD  21921
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Telephone: 410-398-1349
Contact Name: Milburn Orchards
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Festivities include local apples, fruit for purchase, wagon rides, games and activities for kids and farm attractions. 

Cost: FREE

Where:
Oasis Family Farm
3 Circle Drive
Robbinsville, NJ  08691
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Sponsor: Oasis Family Farm
Telephone: 609-259-7300
Website »

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Festivities include man-powered rides, the Dungeon Museum, an Amazing Maze and the Ultimate Joust. Kid-specific activities include life-size chess and checkers, hands-on musical instruments and...

Cost: $31.95, gate; $28.95; advance; $11.95, ages 5-11.

Where:
Mount Hope Estate and Winery
2775 Lebanon Rd.
Manheim, PA
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Be entertained by hundreds of performers every half hour on our eight stages. The Village Faire is designed to entertain, educate and involve visitors of all ages. Armored horseback jousting,...

Where:
Middletown Grange Fairgrounds
576 Penns Park Rd.
Wrightstown, PA
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Learn about the lifestyle of the du Pont family while exploring rooms in their house and (weather permitting) garden spaces where they played, worked and entertained. 

Cost: $5-$20

Where:
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
5105 Kennett Pike (Route 52)
Wilmington, DE  19807
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Telephone: 800.448.3883
Contact Name: Information and Tours
Website »

More information

Enjoy a day strolling The Smithville Village listening to the beautiful sounds of the Smithville Fife & Drum Corp.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Historic Smithville & Village Greene
615 E. Moss Mill Rd.
Smithville, NJ  08205
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Telephone: 609-748-8999
Website »

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The arboretum’s Historic Springfield Mills is restored and stone-grinding corn for meal and flour. Explore revolutionary technology, local history and a scenic setting along...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Morrs Arboretum, Bloomfield Farm
100 E. Northwestern Ave.
Phila., PA  19118
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Stephen Sondheim's classic Tony Award-winning Best Musical is fast-paced, witty, irreverent and one of the funniest Broadway shows ever written! A Funny Thing Happened On The Way To The...

Cost: $20-$97

Where:
Walnut Street Theatre
825 Walnut St.
Phila., PA  19107
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Telephone: 215-574-3550
Website »

More information

Enjoy myriad art events that include theater, dance, spoken word and visual art that serve as a reflection of Philadelphia as a city of neighborhoods. The audience gets the opportunity to...

Cost: Cost varies.

Where:
Throughout Phila.
, PA


Sponsor: FringeArts
Website »

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Now one of the most performed shows in America, The family friendly Seussical is a fantastical, magical, musical extravaganza! Tony winners, Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty, have lovingly brought...

Where:
Burlington County Footlighters
808 Pomona Rd
Riverton, NJ
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Bring your own tent to the Farm and enjoy a campfire, songs, games, s'mores, snacks and a complimentary breakfast. 

Cost: $35-$100

Where:
Garden State Discovery Museum
2040 Springdale Rd.
Suite 100
Cherry Hill, NJ  08003
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In 1917 John G. Johnson, a famous lawyer, left his trove of European art to the city of Philadelphia. One hundred years later, visitors can take a new look at the collection. Encounter treasures by...

Cost: $20, adults; $14, ages 13-18; FREE, ages 12 & younger.

Where:
Philadelphia Museum of Art
2600 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy.
Phila., PA  19130
View map »


Sponsor: Philadelphia Museum of Art
Website »

More information

See spectacular vehicles on display, or show off one of your own. This is an opportunity for car enthusiasts to see, show and talk cars....

Cost: FREE

Where:
Historic Smithville & Village Greene
615 E. Moss Mill Rd.
Smithville, NJ  08205
View map »


Telephone: 609-748-8999
Website »

More information

With more than 100 tons of pumpkins display, the orchard will have pumpkins of all shapes and sizes to choose from. Families can also enjoy live music and entertainment, pick-your-own apples, fall...

Cost: Cost varies.

Where:
Linvilla Orchards
137 Knowlton Rd.
Media, PA  19063
View map »

More information

The museum commemorates this historic day with educational and engaging activities. Museum admission will be FREE on Mon., Sept. 18 for the Constitution Day observance.

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

More information

Discover Philadelphia's connection to the founding of the U.S. Navy. The new, permanent exhibit features curated objects never, or rarely, seen by the public, highlighting the...

Where:
Independence Seaport Museum
211 S. Columbus Blvd.
Phila., PA  19106
View map »


Telephone: 215-413-8655
Contact Name: Public Engagement
Website »

More information

Get the kids primed for school with The Crazy Scientist: A Collection of 20 Amazing Science Tricks. Each experienced is accompanied by a clever, age-appropriate explanation. Be prepared to join;...

Cost: $2, suggested donation.

Where:
Pennypacker Mills
5 Haldeman Rd.
Schwenksville, PA  19473
View map »


Sponsor: Pennypacker Mills
Telephone: 161-028-79349
Contact Name: Linda Callegari
Website »

More information

The event features a ride on Thomas, a ride on Percy (with Percy package), Sir Topham Hatt, Imagination Station activities, videos, music, rides on the Pint-Sized Pufferbelly,...

Cost: $27, for Percy; $21, for Thomas.

Where:
Strasburg Rail Road
301 Gap Road
Ronk, PA  17572
View map »


Sponsor: Strasburg Rail Road

More information

The first exhibition of its kind at the museum joins art and civic engagement. Initiated by artist Jeanne van Heeswijk, together with hundreds of collaborators from across the city, the...

Cost: $20; kids under 12 are free

Where:
Philadelphia Musem of Art, Perelman Building
2525 Pennsylvania Ave
Philadelphia, PA  19130
View map »


Website »

More information

Children enjoy a time travel play date with five kids from the past, and learn about their lives in earlier times. They’ll a canoe, climb aboard a train and explore an immigrant ship. 

Cost: $14, adults; $8, kids; FREE, ages 5 & younger.

Where:
Mercer Museum
84 S Pine St
Doylestown, PA  18901
View map »


Telephone: 215-345-0210
Website »

More information

The country home of Nicholas Biddle, president of the Second Bank of the United States, Andalusia is surrounded by grounds with architectural delights and native woodlands.  Placed on the...

Cost: $20

Where:
Andalusia House
1237 State St.
Andalusia, PA  19020
View map »


Sponsor: Andalusia House
Telephone: 215-245-5479
Website »

More information

Preschoolers and their caregiver(s) explore nature through songs, games, hands-on fun and museum adventures. 

Cost: $25; $20, members.

Where:
Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University
1900 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy.
Philadelphia, PA  19103
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Telephone: 215-299-1043
Contact Name: Carolyn Belardo
Website »

More information

Enjoy myriad art events that include theater, dance, spoken word and visual art that serve as a reflection of Philadelphia as a city of neighborhoods. The audience gets the opportunity to...

Cost: Cost varies.

Where:
Throughout Phila.
, PA


Sponsor: FringeArts
Website »

More information

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Explore the park, an official Audubon IBA (Important Bird Area). Look for early fall migrating birds as well as resident species. The bird walk is led by experienced members of...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Lorimer Park
183 Moredon Rd.
Huntingdon Valley, PA  19006
View map »


Sponsor: Montgomery County Parks, Trails, & Historic Sites
Telephone: 215-947-3477
Contact Name: Scott Morgan
Website »

More information

In 1917 John G. Johnson, a famous lawyer, left his trove of European art to the city of Philadelphia. One hundred years later, visitors can take a new look at the collection. Encounter treasures by...

Cost: $20, adults; $14, ages 13-18; FREE, ages 12 & younger.

Where:
Philadelphia Museum of Art
2600 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy.
Phila., PA  19130
View map »


Sponsor: Philadelphia Museum of Art
Website »

More information

Join education staff for a fun and engaging program about one of the resident animals. Kids and their caregivers will read books, do a craft and learn about an animal.

Cost: $8

Where:
Woodford Cedar Run Wildlife Refuge
4 Sawmill Rd
Medford, NJ
View map »


Website »

More information

See spectacular vehicles on display, or show off one of your own. This is an opportunity for car enthusiasts to see, show and talk cars....

Cost: FREE

Where:
Historic Smithville & Village Greene
615 E. Moss Mill Rd.
Smithville, NJ  08205
View map »


Telephone: 609-748-8999
Website »

More information

With more than 100 tons of pumpkins display, the orchard will have pumpkins of all shapes and sizes to choose from. Families can also enjoy live music and entertainment, pick-your-own apples, fall...

Cost: Cost varies.

Where:
Linvilla Orchards
137 Knowlton Rd.
Media, PA  19063
View map »

More information

Cost: FREE

Where:
School in Rose Valley
20 School Ln.
Rose Valley, PA
View map »

More information

Discover Philadelphia's connection to the founding of the U.S. Navy. The new, permanent exhibit features curated objects never, or rarely, seen by the public, highlighting the...

Where:
Independence Seaport Museum
211 S. Columbus Blvd.
Phila., PA  19106
View map »


Telephone: 215-413-8655
Contact Name: Public Engagement
Website »

More information

One hundred years ago, Duchamp’s Fountain turned the art world upside down. Was it art? A hoax? Celebrate the centennial of the provocative and influential work that changed the course of...

Cost: $20 & under.

Where:
Philadelphia Museum of Art
2600 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy.
Phila., PA  19130
View map »

More information

Get the kids primed for school with The Crazy Scientist: A Collection of 20 Amazing Science Tricks. Each experienced is accompanied by a clever, age-appropriate explanation. Be prepared to join;...

Cost: $2, suggested donation.

Where:
Pennypacker Mills
5 Haldeman Rd.
Schwenksville, PA  19473
View map »


Sponsor: Pennypacker Mills
Telephone: 161-028-79349
Contact Name: Linda Callegari
Website »

More information

The event features a ride on Thomas, a ride on Percy (with Percy package), Sir Topham Hatt, Imagination Station activities, videos, music, rides on the Pint-Sized Pufferbelly,...

Cost: $27, for Percy; $21, for Thomas.

Where:
Strasburg Rail Road
301 Gap Road
Ronk, PA  17572
View map »


Sponsor: Strasburg Rail Road

More information

The first exhibition of its kind at the museum joins art and civic engagement. Initiated by artist Jeanne van Heeswijk, together with hundreds of collaborators from across the city, the...

Cost: $20; kids under 12 are free

Where:
Philadelphia Musem of Art, Perelman Building
2525 Pennsylvania Ave
Philadelphia, PA  19130
View map »


Website »

More information

Children enjoy a time travel play date with five kids from the past, and learn about their lives in earlier times. They’ll a canoe, climb aboard a train and explore an immigrant ship. 

Cost: $14, adults; $8, kids; FREE, ages 5 & younger.

Where:
Mercer Museum
84 S Pine St
Doylestown, PA  18901
View map »


Telephone: 215-345-0210
Website »

More information

The country home of Nicholas Biddle, president of the Second Bank of the United States, Andalusia is surrounded by grounds with architectural delights and native woodlands.  Placed on the...

Cost: $20

Where:
Andalusia House
1237 State St.
Andalusia, PA  19020
View map »


Sponsor: Andalusia House
Telephone: 215-245-5479
Website »

More information

Learn about the lifestyle of the du Pont family while exploring rooms in their house and (weather permitting) garden spaces where they played, worked and entertained. 

Cost: $5-$20

Where:
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
5105 Kennett Pike (Route 52)
Wilmington, DE  19807
View map »


Telephone: 800.448.3883
Contact Name: Information and Tours
Website »

More information

Miss Marcia reads an entertaining story featuring gardens, farming, animals and nature. Kids can also create a craft each week. Rain or shine.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Linvilla Orchards
137 Knowlton Rd.
Media, PA  19063
View map »

More information

Stephen Sondheim's classic Tony Award-winning Best Musical is fast-paced, witty, irreverent and one of the funniest Broadway shows ever written! A Funny Thing Happened On The Way To The...

Cost: $20-$97

Where:
Walnut Street Theatre
825 Walnut St.
Phila., PA  19107
View map »


Telephone: 215-574-3550
Website »

More information

Enjoy myriad art events that include theater, dance, spoken word and visual art that serve as a reflection of Philadelphia as a city of neighborhoods. The audience gets the opportunity to...

Cost: Cost varies.

Where:
Throughout Phila.
, PA


Sponsor: FringeArts
Website »

More information

Show More...
Show Less...

Presented by Easter Seals and the Department of Health and Social Services, this annual event brings together hundreds of Delaware’s most dedicated caregivers and the service providers that...

Where:
Executive Banquet & Conference Center
( 205 Executive Dr.
Newark, DE
View map »

More information

In 1917 John G. Johnson, a famous lawyer, left his trove of European art to the city of Philadelphia. One hundred years later, visitors can take a new look at the collection. Encounter treasures by...

Cost: $20, adults; $14, ages 13-18; FREE, ages 12 & younger.

Where:
Philadelphia Museum of Art
2600 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy.
Phila., PA  19130
View map »


Sponsor: Philadelphia Museum of Art
Website »

More information

See spectacular vehicles on display, or show off one of your own. This is an opportunity for car enthusiasts to see, show and talk cars....

Cost: FREE

Where:
Historic Smithville & Village Greene
615 E. Moss Mill Rd.
Smithville, NJ  08205
View map »


Telephone: 609-748-8999
Website »

More information

With more than 100 tons of pumpkins display, the orchard will have pumpkins of all shapes and sizes to choose from. Families can also enjoy live music and entertainment, pick-your-own apples, fall...

Cost: Cost varies.

Where:
Linvilla Orchards
137 Knowlton Rd.
Media, PA  19063
View map »

More information

Tours are available at both Lower & Middle & Upper School campuses. 

Cost: FREE

Where:
Friends Central School
1101 City Ave
Wynnewood, PA
View map »

More information

Cost: FREE

Where:
Abington Friends School
575 Washington Ln.
Jenkintown, PA
View map »

More information

Discover Philadelphia's connection to the founding of the U.S. Navy. The new, permanent exhibit features curated objects never, or rarely, seen by the public, highlighting the...

Where:
Independence Seaport Museum
211 S. Columbus Blvd.
Phila., PA  19106
View map »


Telephone: 215-413-8655
Contact Name: Public Engagement
Website »

More information

One hundred years ago, Duchamp’s Fountain turned the art world upside down. Was it art? A hoax? Celebrate the centennial of the provocative and influential work that changed the course of...

Cost: $20 & under.

Where:
Philadelphia Museum of Art
2600 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy.
Phila., PA  19130
View map »

More information

Get the kids primed for school with The Crazy Scientist: A Collection of 20 Amazing Science Tricks. Each experienced is accompanied by a clever, age-appropriate explanation. Be prepared to join;...

Cost: $2, suggested donation.

Where:
Pennypacker Mills
5 Haldeman Rd.
Schwenksville, PA  19473
View map »


Sponsor: Pennypacker Mills
Telephone: 161-028-79349
Contact Name: Linda Callegari
Website »

More information

The event features a ride on Thomas, a ride on Percy (with Percy package), Sir Topham Hatt, Imagination Station activities, videos, music, rides on the Pint-Sized Pufferbelly,...

Cost: $27, for Percy; $21, for Thomas.

Where:
Strasburg Rail Road
301 Gap Road
Ronk, PA  17572
View map »


Sponsor: Strasburg Rail Road

More information

The first exhibition of its kind at the museum joins art and civic engagement. Initiated by artist Jeanne van Heeswijk, together with hundreds of collaborators from across the city, the...

Cost: $20; kids under 12 are free

Where:
Philadelphia Musem of Art, Perelman Building
2525 Pennsylvania Ave
Philadelphia, PA  19130
View map »


Website »

More information

Nature discoveries, stories and art projects are all part of the fun. Whenever possible, kids will venture outside, so make sure they’re dressed accordingly. These programs meet at the...

Cost: $4

Where:
Bellevue State Park
800 Carr Rd.
Wilmington, DE  19809
View map »


Telephone: 302-793-3046
Website »

More information

Children enjoy a time travel play date with five kids from the past, and learn about their lives in earlier times. They’ll a canoe, climb aboard a train and explore an immigrant ship. 

Cost: $14, adults; $8, kids; FREE, ages 5 & younger.

Where:
Mercer Museum
84 S Pine St
Doylestown, PA  18901
View map »


Telephone: 215-345-0210
Website »

More information

The country home of Nicholas Biddle, president of the Second Bank of the United States, Andalusia is surrounded by grounds with architectural delights and native woodlands.  Placed on the...

Cost: $20

Where:
Andalusia House
1237 State St.
Andalusia, PA  19020
View map »


Sponsor: Andalusia House
Telephone: 215-245-5479
Website »

More information

This interactive program includes music, stories and crafts centered around Cape May County history.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Historic Cold Spring Village
720 Rte. 9 S.
Cape May, NJ  08204
View map »


Telephone: 609-898-2300
Contact Name: Clare Juechter
Website »

More information

Preschoolers and their caregiver(s) explore nature through songs, games, hands-on fun and museum adventures. 

Cost: $25; $20, members.

Where:
Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University
1900 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy.
Philadelphia, PA  19103
View map »


Telephone: 215-299-1043
Contact Name: Carolyn Belardo
Website »

More information

Learn about the lifestyle of the du Pont family while exploring rooms in their house and (weather permitting) garden spaces where they played, worked and entertained. 

Cost: $5-$20

Where:
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
5105 Kennett Pike (Route 52)
Wilmington, DE  19807
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Telephone: 800.448.3883
Contact Name: Information and Tours
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Families can enjoy the museum’s exhibits, special programs and themed activities.

Cost: FREE

Where:
The Franklin Institute
222 N. 20th St.
Phila., PA  19103
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Parents and siblings are welcome to bowl, with bumpers available for those who want to use them. There is no score keeping.  Reservations are requested by the Monday before bowling. You pay...

Cost: $2.50, game; $2.25, shoe rental.

Where:
Bowlerama
031 New Castle Ave.
New Castle, DE
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Sponsor: Autism Delaware

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Stephen Sondheim's classic Tony Award-winning Best Musical is fast-paced, witty, irreverent and one of the funniest Broadway shows ever written! A Funny Thing Happened On The Way To The...

Cost: $20-$97

Where:
Walnut Street Theatre
825 Walnut St.
Phila., PA  19107
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Telephone: 215-574-3550
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Enjoy myriad art events that include theater, dance, spoken word and visual art that serve as a reflection of Philadelphia as a city of neighborhoods. The audience gets the opportunity to...

Cost: Cost varies.

Where:
Throughout Phila.
, PA


Sponsor: FringeArts
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Dust off your dictionary as six awkward adolescents face off in the battle of their lives. Let the spelling (and the singing) begin! The competition is intense. The words are outrageous. The songs...

Cost: Cost varies.

Where:
Bristol Riverside Theatre
120 Radcliffe St.
Bristol, PA  19007
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The Main Line and surrounding areas assimilate to a common mission: to encapsulate the community with the presence of quality food and drinks while enhancing the vitality of the main line and...

Cost: Cost varies.

Where:
Multiple locations
, PA

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Maple Grove Raceway has a long history of record performances, including the first side-by-side quarter-mile four-second and 300-mph Top Fuel passes, and the cool October climates continue to offer...

Cost: $42-$50, adult; $15, kids 13-15; FREE, kids 12 & under

Where:
Maple Grove Raceway
30 Stauffer Park Ln.
Mohnton, PA  19540
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  Campers will explore the ponds, streams and wetlands, and hike to a scenic Schuylkill River overlook. They’ll end the day in canoes on the Wind Dance Pond. Kids must be prepared to...

Cost: $62; $52, members.

Where:
Schuylkill Center For Environmental Education
8480 Hagys Mill Rd
Philadelphia, PA  19128
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Sponsor: Schuylkill Center For Environmental Education
Telephone: 215-482-7300
Contact Name: Bea Kelly
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Drop the kids off for games, crafts and activities. Extended care (8-9:00am and/or 4-5:30pm is available for an additional fee.

Cost: $45; $40, members.

Where:
Delaware Museum of Natural History
4840 Kennett Pike
Wilmington, DE  19807
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In 1917 John G. Johnson, a famous lawyer, left his trove of European art to the city of Philadelphia. One hundred years later, visitors can take a new look at the collection. Encounter treasures by...

Cost: $20, adults; $14, ages 13-18; FREE, ages 12 & younger.

Where:
Philadelphia Museum of Art
2600 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy.
Phila., PA  19130
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Sponsor: Philadelphia Museum of Art
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This event features automotive vendors and an indoor classic car corral. Takes place on Thursday, September 21 from 3 p.m. - 9 p.m.; Friday, September 22 and Saturday September 23 from 9 a.m. -...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Wildwood Convention Center
4501 Boardwalk
Wildwood, NJ  08260
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Telephone: 609-522-3644
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See spectacular vehicles on display, or show off one of your own. This is an opportunity for car enthusiasts to see, show and talk cars....

Cost: FREE

Where:
Historic Smithville & Village Greene
615 E. Moss Mill Rd.
Smithville, NJ  08205
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Telephone: 609-748-8999
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There will be monster truck exhibition and rides, fireworks, Mopar concept cars and NHRA drag racer autograph sessions.

Cost: FREE

Where:
First Energy Stadium
1900 Centre Ave
Reading, PA  19605
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With more than 100 tons of pumpkins display, the orchard will have pumpkins of all shapes and sizes to choose from. Families can also enjoy live music and entertainment, pick-your-own apples, fall...

Cost: Cost varies.

Where:
Linvilla Orchards
137 Knowlton Rd.
Media, PA  19063
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The largest Irish festival on the East Coast will celebrate Irish heritage with dancing, music, food and craft vendors. A bus service will be available throughout the event. Other festivities...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Olde New Jersey Avenue
North Wildwood, NJ

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The camp is geared toward ages 4-10 and includes hiking, live animals, stories, crafts, science experiments and nature discoveries. This session is about the importance of growing plants and...

Cost: $60; $45, members.

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 Farra
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Kids explore the world of bugs as they travel around the center's ecosystems in search of everything from leopard slugs to millipedes to butterflies. The camp offers a relaxed...

Cost: $75, day; $20, extended care.

Where:
Riverbend Environmental Education Center
1950 Spring Mill Road
Gladwyne, PA  19035
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Telephone: 161-052-75234
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Discover Philadelphia's connection to the founding of the U.S. Navy. The new, permanent exhibit features curated objects never, or rarely, seen by the public, highlighting the...

Where:
Independence Seaport Museum
211 S. Columbus Blvd.
Phila., PA  19106
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Telephone: 215-413-8655
Contact Name: Public Engagement
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One hundred years ago, Duchamp’s Fountain turned the art world upside down. Was it art? A hoax? Celebrate the centennial of the provocative and influential work that changed the course of...

Cost: $20 & under.

Where:
Philadelphia Museum of Art
2600 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy.
Phila., PA  19130
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Preschoolers enjoy stories, songs, games and crafts. Interactive stories get kids moving and creating in the springhouse and woodland settings.

Cost: $7; $5, members.

Where:
Newlin Grist Mill
219 South Cheyney Rd.
Glen Mills, PA  19342
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Telephone: 610-459-2359
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Get the kids primed for school with The Crazy Scientist: A Collection of 20 Amazing Science Tricks. Each experienced is accompanied by a clever, age-appropriate explanation. Be prepared to join;...

Cost: $2, suggested donation.

Where:
Pennypacker Mills
5 Haldeman Rd.
Schwenksville, PA  19473
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Sponsor: Pennypacker Mills
Telephone: 161-028-79349
Contact Name: Linda Callegari
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The event features a ride on Thomas, a ride on Percy (with Percy package), Sir Topham Hatt, Imagination Station activities, videos, music, rides on the Pint-Sized Pufferbelly,...

Cost: $27, for Percy; $21, for Thomas.

Where:
Strasburg Rail Road
301 Gap Road
Ronk, PA  17572
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Sponsor: Strasburg Rail Road

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The first exhibition of its kind at the museum joins art and civic engagement. Initiated by artist Jeanne van Heeswijk, together with hundreds of collaborators from across the city, the...

Cost: $20; kids under 12 are free

Where:
Philadelphia Musem of Art, Perelman Building
2525 Pennsylvania Ave
Philadelphia, PA  19130
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Children enjoy a time travel play date with five kids from the past, and learn about their lives in earlier times. They’ll a canoe, climb aboard a train and explore an immigrant ship. 

Cost: $14, adults; $8, kids; FREE, ages 5 & younger.

Where:
Mercer Museum
84 S Pine St
Doylestown, PA  18901
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Telephone: 215-345-0210
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The country home of Nicholas Biddle, president of the Second Bank of the United States, Andalusia is surrounded by grounds with architectural delights and native woodlands.  Placed on the...

Cost: $20

Where:
Andalusia House
1237 State St.
Andalusia, PA  19020
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Sponsor: Andalusia House
Telephone: 215-245-5479
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Enjoy animal stories read by the zoo's story-telling team.

Where:
Brandywine Zoo
1001 N. Park Dr
Brandywine Park
Wilmington, DE  19802
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Sponsor: Brandywine Zoo
Telephone: 302-571-7747
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Kids read while they cultivate an interest and appreciation for nature. They’ll enjoy nature-based stories surrounded by the garden. Story time takes place among the Story Stones in...

Cost: $5-$20

Where:
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
5105 Kennett Pike (Route 52)
Wilmington, DE  19807
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Telephone: 800.448.3883
Contact Name: Information and Tours
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Kids are invited to visit the gardens for a story from a nature-themed children’s book. This event will meet in the Main House before heading outside to read. 

Cost: $10, adults; $5, kids

Where:
Mt. Cuba Center
3120 Barley Mill Rd.
Hockessin, DE  19707
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Learn about the lifestyle of the du Pont family while exploring rooms in their house and (weather permitting) garden spaces where they played, worked and entertained. 

Cost: $5-$20

Where:
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
5105 Kennett Pike (Route 52)
Wilmington, DE  19807
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Telephone: 800.448.3883
Contact Name: Information and Tours
Website »

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Stephen Sondheim's classic Tony Award-winning Best Musical is fast-paced, witty, irreverent and one of the funniest Broadway shows ever written! A Funny Thing Happened On The Way To The...

Cost: $20-$97

Where:
Walnut Street Theatre
825 Walnut St.
Phila., PA  19107
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Telephone: 215-574-3550
Website »

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Enjoy myriad art events that include theater, dance, spoken word and visual art that serve as a reflection of Philadelphia as a city of neighborhoods. The audience gets the opportunity to...

Cost: Cost varies.

Where:
Throughout Phila.
, PA


Sponsor: FringeArts
Website »

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Dust off your dictionary as six awkward adolescents face off in the battle of their lives. Let the spelling (and the singing) begin! The competition is intense. The words are outrageous. The songs...

Cost: Cost varies.

Where:
Bristol Riverside Theatre
120 Radcliffe St.
Bristol, PA  19007
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Maple Grove Raceway has a long history of record performances, including the first side-by-side quarter-mile four-second and 300-mph Top Fuel passes, and the cool October climates continue to offer...

Cost: $42-$50, adult; $15, kids 13-15; FREE, kids 12 & under

Where:
Maple Grove Raceway
30 Stauffer Park Ln.
Mohnton, PA  19540
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The fall colors have returned.  Kids will walk the trails to collect leaves and seeds of the season.  After, they’ll imprint, color and press them into journals.   Please...

Cost: $62

Where:
Schuylkill Center For Environmental Education
8480 Hagys Mill Rd
Philadelphia, PA  19128
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Sponsor: Schuylkill Center For Environmental Education
Telephone: 215-482-7300
Contact Name: Bea Kelly
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In 1917 John G. Johnson, a famous lawyer, left his trove of European art to the city of Philadelphia. One hundred years later, visitors can take a new look at the collection. Encounter treasures by...

Cost: $20, adults; $14, ages 13-18; FREE, ages 12 & younger.

Where:
Philadelphia Museum of Art
2600 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy.
Phila., PA  19130
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Sponsor: Philadelphia Museum of Art
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See spectacular vehicles on display, or show off one of your own. This is an opportunity for car enthusiasts to see, show and talk cars....

Cost: FREE

Where:
Historic Smithville & Village Greene
615 E. Moss Mill Rd.
Smithville, NJ  08205
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Telephone: 609-748-8999
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Celebrate fall with an easy 1 ½-mile walk through the park. Camden County’s environmental educator will discuss the change of seasons and the plants and animals that call the park home.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Camden County Environmental Center
1301 Park Blvd.
Cherry Hill, NJ
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With more than 100 tons of pumpkins display, the orchard will have pumpkins of all shapes and sizes to choose from. Families can also enjoy live music and entertainment, pick-your-own apples, fall...

Cost: Cost varies.

Where:
Linvilla Orchards
137 Knowlton Rd.
Media, PA  19063
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The largest Irish festival on the East Coast will celebrate Irish heritage with dancing, music, food and craft vendors. A bus service will be available throughout the event. Other festivities...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Olde New Jersey Avenue
North Wildwood, NJ

More information

The camp is geared toward ages 4-10 and includes hiking, live animals, stories, crafts, science experiments and nature discoveries. This session is about the importance of growing plants and...

Cost: $60; $45, members.

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 Farra
Website »

More information

Kids explore the world of bugs as they travel around the center's ecosystems in search of everything from leopard slugs to millipedes to butterflies. The camp offers a relaxed...

Cost: $75, day; $20, extended care.

Where:
Riverbend Environmental Education Center
1950 Spring Mill Road
Gladwyne, PA  19035
View map »


Telephone: 161-052-75234
Website »

More information

Discover Philadelphia's connection to the founding of the U.S. Navy. The new, permanent exhibit features curated objects never, or rarely, seen by the public, highlighting the...

Where:
Independence Seaport Museum
211 S. Columbus Blvd.
Phila., PA  19106
View map »


Telephone: 215-413-8655
Contact Name: Public Engagement
Website »

More information

One hundred years ago, Duchamp’s Fountain turned the art world upside down. Was it art? A hoax? Celebrate the centennial of the provocative and influential work that changed the course of...

Cost: $20 & under.

Where:
Philadelphia Museum of Art
2600 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy.
Phila., PA  19130
View map »

More information

Get the kids primed for school with The Crazy Scientist: A Collection of 20 Amazing Science Tricks. Each experienced is accompanied by a clever, age-appropriate explanation. Be prepared to join;...

Cost: $2, suggested donation.

Where:
Pennypacker Mills
5 Haldeman Rd.
Schwenksville, PA  19473
View map »


Sponsor: Pennypacker Mills
Telephone: 161-028-79349
Contact Name: Linda Callegari
Website »

More information

The event features a ride on Thomas, a ride on Percy (with Percy package), Sir Topham Hatt, Imagination Station activities, videos, music, rides on the Pint-Sized Pufferbelly,...

Cost: $27, for Percy; $21, for Thomas.

Where:
Strasburg Rail Road
301 Gap Road
Ronk, PA  17572
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Sponsor: Strasburg Rail Road

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The first exhibition of its kind at the museum joins art and civic engagement. Initiated by artist Jeanne van Heeswijk, together with hundreds of collaborators from across the city, the...

Cost: $20; kids under 12 are free

Where:
Philadelphia Musem of Art, Perelman Building
2525 Pennsylvania Ave
Philadelphia, PA  19130
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Website »

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Children enjoy a time travel play date with five kids from the past, and learn about their lives in earlier times. They’ll a canoe, climb aboard a train and explore an immigrant ship. 

Cost: $14, adults; $8, kids; FREE, ages 5 & younger.

Where:
Mercer Museum
84 S Pine St
Doylestown, PA  18901
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Telephone: 215-345-0210
Website »

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The country home of Nicholas Biddle, president of the Second Bank of the United States, Andalusia is surrounded by grounds with architectural delights and native woodlands.  Placed on the...

Cost: $20

Where:
Andalusia House
1237 State St.
Andalusia, PA  19020
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Sponsor: Andalusia House
Telephone: 215-245-5479
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The program introduces young visitors to art and the museum through a story reading followed by an interactive tour of relevant works of art and a studio art project. Learning is encouraged...

Cost: $5; FREE, members.

Where:
Delaware Art Museum
2301 Kentmere Parkway
Wilmington, DE  19806
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This fall, Morey’s Piers brings a taste of Oktoberfest to the Wildwoods boardwalk with special German themed menus, an outdoor “biergarten,” live entertainment, a kids...

Cost: $19 & up.

Where:
Morey's Piers
3501 Boardwalk
Wildwood, NJ  08260
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Enjoy live entertainment, a food piazza, amusement rides, kids’ activities, bocce, fireworks and theater.

Cost: $5

Where:
Mercer County Park
Old Trenton Rd.
West Windsor, NJ
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Learn about the lifestyle of the du Pont family while exploring rooms in their house and (weather permitting) garden spaces where they played, worked and entertained. 

Cost: $5-$20

Where:
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
5105 Kennett Pike (Route 52)
Wilmington, DE  19807
View map »


Telephone: 800.448.3883
Contact Name: Information and Tours
Website »

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Take a hayride through the woods to visit the friendly witch’s house. She’ll tell stories and jokes while everyone gathers around a campfire to try apple cider and roast...

Cost: $9

Where:
Linvilla Orchards
137 Knowlton Rd
Media, PA  19063
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Stephen Sondheim's classic Tony Award-winning Best Musical is fast-paced, witty, irreverent and one of the funniest Broadway shows ever written! A Funny Thing Happened On The Way To The...

Cost: $20-$97

Where:
Walnut Street Theatre
825 Walnut St.
Phila., PA  19107
View map »


Telephone: 215-574-3550
Website »

More information

Enjoy myriad art events that include theater, dance, spoken word and visual art that serve as a reflection of Philadelphia as a city of neighborhoods. The audience gets the opportunity to...

Cost: Cost varies.

Where:
Throughout Phila.
, PA


Sponsor: FringeArts
Website »

More information

Dust off your dictionary as six awkward adolescents face off in the battle of their lives. Let the spelling (and the singing) begin! The competition is intense. The words are outrageous. The songs...

Cost: Cost varies.

Where:
Bristol Riverside Theatre
120 Radcliffe St.
Bristol, PA  19007
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Now one of the most performed shows in America, The family friendly Seussical is a fantastical, magical, musical extravaganza! Tony winners, Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty, have lovingly brought...

Where:
Burlington County Footlighters
808 Pomona Rd
Riverton, NJ
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Take a step back in time to experience the craftsmanship and beauty of hundreds of restored classic cars. Thursday registration from 12noon-10pm and a meet and greet in Fox Park at 6pm. Cars...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Wildwood Boardwalk
Wildwood, NJ  08260


Telephone: 609-522-3644
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The Walter E. Brandon Sickle Cell 5K Walk/Run will feature a morning kick-off program; bell ringing ceremony to remember those who have passed away; 5K walk/run; wellness pavilion; health...

Cost: $30

Where:
Fairmount Park
Belmont Ave. and N. Concourse Dr.
Philadelphia , PA  19131
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Sponsor: Sickle Cell Disease Association of America, Philadelphia/Delaware Valley Chapter and AFSCME District Council 33
Telephone: 215-471-8686
Contact Name: Zemoria Brandon
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Maple Grove Raceway has a long history of record performances, including the first side-by-side quarter-mile four-second and 300-mph Top Fuel passes, and the cool October climates continue to offer...

Cost: $42-$50, adult; $15, kids 13-15; FREE, kids 12 & under

Where:
Maple Grove Raceway
30 Stauffer Park Ln.
Mohnton, PA  19540
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A family event featuring WW!! Airplanes, helicopters, and other unique aircraft, military vehicles, vintage and contemporary show cars and Live Entertainment.

Cost: Adult $10, Child, Senior $8, Under 5 FREE

Where:
Essex County Airport
27 Wright Way, Fairfield, NJ 07004
Fairfield, NJ  07004
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Sponsor: New Jersey Aviation Hall of Fame
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Family activities include face painting, henna tattoos and balloon art. Housing services, HIV medical services,  education and prevention services will be available.  Registration...

Cost: Donations required.

Where:
Dravo Plaza; Grove Park
Wilmington; Rehoboth Beach , DE


Sponsor: AIDS Delaware

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Bring the family and watch as the babies crawl, creep and wander their way across the racetrack. The contest is open to all babies that crawl but do not walk. Pre-registration is required. No...

Cost: FREE, spectators; $20, participating babies.

Where:
Neshaminy Mall
707 Neshaminy Mall
Bensalem, PA  19020
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Sponsor: LevittownNow.com
Telephone: 267-981-5976
Contact Name: Jennifer Schultz
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Festival includes live music, craft vendors, food, family entertainment and kids’ activities. The event is followed by live music at 7:30pm and fireworks show at 9pm at Centennial Park.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Sunset Lake
Wildwood, NJ  08260


Telephone: 609-523-0202
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In 1917 John G. Johnson, a famous lawyer, left his trove of European art to the city of Philadelphia. One hundred years later, visitors can take a new look at the collection. Encounter treasures by...

Cost: $20, adults; $14, ages 13-18; FREE, ages 12 & younger.

Where:
Philadelphia Museum of Art
2600 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy.
Phila., PA  19130
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Sponsor: Philadelphia Museum of Art
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Learn about contemporary and traditional Native American culture, through song, dance, crafts, and exhibits. $5 per adult, $4 students & children, Children under 4 free, DAS $2 per person....

Cost: $5 per adult, $4 students & children, Children under 4 free, DAS $2 per person.

Where:
Iron Hill Museum
1355 Old Baltimore Pike
Newark, DE  19702
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Sponsor: Delaware Academy of Science
Telephone: 130-236-85703
Contact Name: Maureen Zieber
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From the tiny, pale egg to the vibrant wings of the adult, WingedWonders Education brings to life the metamorphosis of the Monarch butterfly with live specimens, mini-lessons,...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Friends School Haverford
851 Buck Lane
Haverford, PA  19041
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Telephone: 610-642-2334
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The lights are turned up, the sound is lowered and audience members can move and speak freely.  AMC Neshaminy 24, Bensalem, PA 19020 215-396-8050 AMC Franklin Mills 14, Phila.19154...

Cost: $6-$6.50

Where:
Participating AMC Theaters
Bensalem; Phila.; Springfield, PA

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Presented by Wendy Cotton, Len Orlando and The Swarthmorean, this family event gives festival-goers the opportunity to purchase high quality original art directly from more than 60 local and...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Swarthmore, PA
Park Avenue
Swarthmore, PA  19081
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Telephone: 610-604-9604
Contact Name: Andrea DiFabio
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Birds can be friendly or temperamental or friendly, delicate or hardy. Discover the ‘nitty gritty’ details of working with a variety of birds, from raptors and rheas to macaws in this...

Cost: $10; $8, members & students

Where:
Brandywine Zoo: Education Building
1001 N Park Dr
Wilmington, DE  19802
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Humans are visual creatures. Pictures help us learn, understand, and remember things better. For this reason, more and more businesses are using infographics to persuade their audience,...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Lansdale Library
301 Vine St
Lansdale, PA  19446
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Sponsor: TechGirlz
Contact Name: Tom Meyer
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Festivities include rides, fireworks, novelties, music, crafts, giveaways, food, entertainment and games.

Cost: FREE; $1, ride ticket.

Where:
Carlton Rouh Ballfield
2001 Egg Harbor Rd.
Lindenwold, NJ  08021
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Sponsor: Boro of Lindenwold
Telephone: 856-784-5602
Contact Name: Brenda
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Outdoor family and pet-friendly festival with live music from local musicians, dog demonstrations, gourmet food trucks, a raffle basket pavilion, an alumni parade and special guests such as the...

Cost: Donations welcome.

Where:
John Connolly Park
605 Centennial Blvd.
Voorhees, NJ  08043
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Sponsor: Voorhees Animal Orphanage

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kindie-rockers Erin Lee and Philip Joseph of the Up Past Bedtime Band are returning to Peas & Q's, ArtsQuests's Saturday morning concert series just...

Cost: FREE

Where:
SteelStacks
101 Founders Way
Bethlehem, PA  18015
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Telephone: 610-332-1300
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Morey’s Piers sets up camp on Surfside Pier on Saturday, September 23 for an outdoor sleepover that extends the amusement park overnight. From 12:00pm to 3:00pm campers pitch their tents...

Cost: $55

Where:
Morey's Piers
3501 Boardwalk
Wildwood, NJ  08260
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JavaScript is what makes the web move. It’s used to make apps, interactive websites, responsive animations and web games, among other things. Kids will learn the basic concepts of JavaScript,...

Cost: FREE

Where:
BSD Code + Design Academy
1149 Lancaster Ave
Bryn Mawr, PA  19010
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Sponsor: TechGirlz
Contact Name: Gabrielle Iorio
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Discover how explosions light up the world. Play with miniature rockets and build your own building to withstand an explosion. Visitors of all ages are invited to discover solutions to science and...

Cost: $14, adults; $5, kids.

Where:
Hagley Museum and Library
200 Hagley Creek Rd.
Wilmington, DE
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Students will use LEGO Mindstorm robots to learn essential programming concepts in a graphical programming language. Students will be able to instruct their robot to complete specific tasks, like...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Chester County Intermediate Unit
443 Boot Road
Downingtown, PA  19335
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Sponsor: TechGirlz
Contact Name: Clem McKown
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Celebrate these creatures with games and crafts. Kids get to explore their creative side by making their own Wizard hat or fairy wings, wands and a garden to take home.

Cost: $9; FREE, members.

Where:
Camden Children's Garden
3 Riverside Dr.

Camden, NJ  08110
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Celebrate German heritage with family-oriented fun, including live entertainment, arts & crafts and traditional fare.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Cricket Avenue
Ardmore, PA

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Celebrate a night of Indian culture. Experience Bollywood close to home with an open bazaar including henna tattoos, jewelry, arts & crafts, cultural food and authentic music and dance.

Cost: FREE

Where:
The Princeton Shopping Center
301 N. Harrison St.
Princeton, NJ  08540
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Sponsor: The Arts Council of Princeton
Telephone: 609-924-8777
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This event is perfect for a first time camper. Staff will help you set up your tent, build the campfire and lead a night-time program.  Food is provided. All you need is a tent and...

Cost: $100, family.

Where:
Riverbend Environmental Education Center
1950 Spring Mill Rd.
Gladwyne, PA  19035
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Telephone: 610-527-5234
Contact Name: Hadley Kunz
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The experts in mystery entertainment perform public and private interactive murder mystery dinner shows in Philly and surrounding areas.

Cost: $90

Where:
Holiday Inn Philadelphia Stadium
900 Packer Ave
Philadelphia, PA  19148
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Sponsor: The Murder Mystery Company in Philadelphia
Telephone: 888-643-2583
Contact Name: Skyler
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This 5K, made up solely of inflatable obstacles, aims to challenge and surprise participants. It’s not timed. This event takes place outside of the theme park and is not included with...

Cost: $60-$100

Where:
Six Flags Great Adventure
1 Six Flags Blvd.
Jackson, NJ  08527
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Find out what the animals do after visitors leave for the day. Bring a flashlight. Snacks and drinks provided at the end of the tour.

Cost: $13, adults; $8, kids; FREE, ages 12 & younger.

Where:
Cape May County Zoo
707 Route 9 N.
Cape May Court House, PA
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Participating museums across the country will grant free admission to ticket holders, taking after the free-admission Smithsonian museums in Washington, DC. Download your free ticket here - good...

Cost: FREE with downloaded ticket.

Where:
Participating museums
, PA

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With more than 100 tons of pumpkins display, the orchard will have pumpkins of all shapes and sizes to choose from. Families can also enjoy live music and entertainment, pick-your-own apples, fall...

Cost: Cost varies.

Where:
Linvilla Orchards
137 Knowlton Rd.
Media, PA  19063
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Makin’ Music will perform during the festivities, and guests will have the chance to win a prize during the annual pie-eating contest! Be sure to visit Pumpkinland, featuring pumpkins of...

Cost: Cost varies.

Where:
Linvilla Orchards
137 Knowlton Rd
Media, PA  19063
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The largest Irish festival on the East Coast will celebrate Irish heritage with dancing, music, food and craft vendors. A bus service will be available throughout the event. Other festivities...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Olde New Jersey Avenue
North Wildwood, NJ

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Discover Philadelphia's connection to the founding of the U.S. Navy. The new, permanent exhibit features curated objects never, or rarely, seen by the public, highlighting the...

Where:
Independence Seaport Museum
211 S. Columbus Blvd.
Phila., PA  19106
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Telephone: 215-413-8655
Contact Name: Public Engagement
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One hundred years ago, Duchamp’s Fountain turned the art world upside down. Was it art? A hoax? Celebrate the centennial of the provocative and influential work that changed the course of...

Cost: $20 & under.

Where:
Philadelphia Museum of Art
2600 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy.
Phila., PA  19130
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Get the kids primed for school with The Crazy Scientist: A Collection of 20 Amazing Science Tricks. Each experienced is accompanied by a clever, age-appropriate explanation. Be prepared to join;...

Cost: $2, suggested donation.

Where:
Pennypacker Mills
5 Haldeman Rd.
Schwenksville, PA  19473
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Sponsor: Pennypacker Mills
Telephone: 161-028-79349
Contact Name: Linda Callegari
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The event features a ride on Thomas, a ride on Percy (with Percy package), Sir Topham Hatt, Imagination Station activities, videos, music, rides on the Pint-Sized Pufferbelly,...

Cost: $27, for Percy; $21, for Thomas.

Where:
Strasburg Rail Road
301 Gap Road
Ronk, PA  17572
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Sponsor: Strasburg Rail Road

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The first exhibition of its kind at the museum joins art and civic engagement. Initiated by artist Jeanne van Heeswijk, together with hundreds of collaborators from across the city, the...

Cost: $20; kids under 12 are free

Where:
Philadelphia Musem of Art, Perelman Building
2525 Pennsylvania Ave
Philadelphia, PA  19130
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Enjoy pick-your-own apples and pumpkins, pony rides, pedal tractors, wagon rides, cornstalk maze, an “adventure barn,” farm animals, pumpkin painting, live music and seasonal food.

Cost: $8

Where:
Terhune Orchards
330 Cold Soil Rd.
Princeton, NJ  08540
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Sponsor: Terhune Orchards
Telephone: 609-924-2310
Contact Name: Farm Store
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Children enjoy a time travel play date with five kids from the past, and learn about their lives in earlier times. They’ll a canoe, climb aboard a train and explore an immigrant ship. 

Cost: $14, adults; $8, kids; FREE, ages 5 & younger.

Where:
Mercer Museum
84 S Pine St
Doylestown, PA  18901
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Telephone: 215-345-0210
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These weather-permitting hayrides are offered several times a day.

Cost: $6

Where:
Linvilla Orchards
137 Knowlton Rd
Media, PA  19063
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The country home of Nicholas Biddle, president of the Second Bank of the United States, Andalusia is surrounded by grounds with architectural delights and native woodlands.  Placed on the...

Cost: $20

Where:
Andalusia House
1237 State St.
Andalusia, PA  19020
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Sponsor: Andalusia House
Telephone: 215-245-5479
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​Festivities include unlimited hay rides, corn maze, bale trail, boo barn, MilkySway tunnel, cycle circle, straw jump, tractor tunnel, obstacle bounce, rope maze family challenge, farmyard...

Cost: $10; FREE, ages 2 & younger.

Where:
Milburn Orchards
1495 Appleton Rd
Elkton, MD  21921
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Telephone: 410-398-1349
Contact Name: Milburn Orchards
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More than 160 fine artists and craftsmen will exhibit using media such as oil paintings, watercolors, pastels, sculpture, jewelry, ceramics, works in wood, wearable art, glass art and photography....

Cost: $1

Where:
New Hope-Solebury High School
80 W. Bridge St.
New Hope, PA
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Visit the website below or call to find out the week’s featured craft.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Lakeshore Learning Store
340 W. DeKalb Pike
King of Prussia, PA  19406
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Sponsor: Lakeshore Learning Store
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Festivities include man-powered rides, the Dungeon Museum, an Amazing Maze and the Ultimate Joust. Kid-specific activities include life-size chess and checkers, hands-on musical instruments and...

Cost: $31.95, gate; $28.95; advance; $11.95, ages 5-11.

Where:
Mount Hope Estate and Winery
2775 Lebanon Rd.
Manheim, PA
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Festivities include amusement rides, animal exhibits, live entertainemnt and pony rides. Sat. hours: 11am-7pm Sun. hours: 12-5pm 

Cost: FREE

Where:
Lakewood Complex
590 Lower Landing Rd.
Blackwood, NJ
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Expect slimy activities. 

Cost: FREE

Where:
Garden State Discovery Museum
2040 Springdale Rd.
Cherry Hill, NJ  08003
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Sponsor: Garden State Discovery Museum
Telephone: 856-424-1233
Contact Name: Jordan Blau
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The penitentiary partners with New Leash on Life USA for this event. Families discover unique stories about prison animals all weekend long! Kids hear about Eastern State Penitentiary’s...

Where:
Eastern State Penitentiary
2027 Fairmount Ave.
Philadelphia, PA  19130
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Telephone: 215-236-3300
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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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This fall, Morey’s Piers brings a taste of Oktoberfest to the Wildwoods boardwalk with special German themed menus, an outdoor “biergarten,” live entertainment, a kids...

Cost: $19 & up.

Where:
Morey's Piers
3501 Boardwalk
Wildwood, NJ  08260
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Enjoy live entertainment, a food piazza, amusement rides, kids’ activities, bocce, fireworks and theater.

Cost: $5

Where:
Mercer County Park
Old Trenton Rd.
West Windsor, NJ
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Learn about the lifestyle of the du Pont family while exploring rooms in their house and (weather permitting) garden spaces where they played, worked and entertained. 

Cost: $5-$20

Where:
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
5105 Kennett Pike (Route 52)
Wilmington, DE  19807
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Telephone: 800.448.3883
Contact Name: Information and Tours
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Explore the theme of the exhibition Treasures on Trial through hands-on activities. 

Cost: $5-$20

Where:
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
5105 Kennett Pike (Route 52)
Wilmington, DE  19807
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Telephone: 800.448.3883
Contact Name: Information and Tours
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Families work together to create artworks in paint, paper, fabric and clay. Guided by teaching artist Jessica Curtaz, families will learn together, make together and take home their creative...

Cost: $30; $20, members.

Where:
Main Line Art Center
746 Panmure Rd
Haverford, PA  19041
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Sponsor: Main Line Art Center
Telephone: 610-525-0272 x 117
Contact Name: Ariel Edwards
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Take a hayride through the woods to visit the friendly witch’s house. She’ll tell stories and jokes while everyone gathers around a campfire to try apple cider and roast...

Cost: $9

Where:
Linvilla Orchards
137 Knowlton Rd
Media, PA  19063
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Stephen Sondheim's classic Tony Award-winning Best Musical is fast-paced, witty, irreverent and one of the funniest Broadway shows ever written! A Funny Thing Happened On The Way To The...

Cost: $20-$97

Where:
Walnut Street Theatre
825 Walnut St.
Phila., PA  19107
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Telephone: 215-574-3550
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Enjoy myriad art events that include theater, dance, spoken word and visual art that serve as a reflection of Philadelphia as a city of neighborhoods. The audience gets the opportunity to...

Cost: Cost varies.

Where:
Throughout Phila.
, PA


Sponsor: FringeArts
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Dust off your dictionary as six awkward adolescents face off in the battle of their lives. Let the spelling (and the singing) begin! The competition is intense. The words are outrageous. The songs...

Cost: Cost varies.

Where:
Bristol Riverside Theatre
120 Radcliffe St.
Bristol, PA  19007
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Now one of the most performed shows in America, The family friendly Seussical is a fantastical, magical, musical extravaganza! Tony winners, Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty, have lovingly brought...

Where:
Burlington County Footlighters
808 Pomona Rd
Riverton, NJ
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Take a ride in an aircraft for 20 cents per pound (minimum $10 and maximum $30). Adventurers will get a 20-minute plane ride over Montgomery County in a small aircraft flown by a volunteer...

Where:
Heritage Field Airpor
3310 W Ridge Pike
Pottstown, PA
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Take a step back in time to experience the craftsmanship and beauty of hundreds of restored classic cars. Thursday registration from 12noon-10pm and a meet and greet in Fox Park at 6pm. Cars...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Wildwood Boardwalk
Wildwood, NJ  08260


Telephone: 609-522-3644
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