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May 2018

Bird migration continues with some of the last arrivals. Bird song will be the focus of this bird walk. Learn to bird by ear. Search for warblers, vireos, flycatchers, and thrushes...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Norristown Farm Park
Barley Sheaf Dr. & Germantown Pike
E. Norriton, PA  19403
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Sponsor: Montgomery County Parks, Trails, & Historic Sites
Telephone: 610-270-0215
Contact Name: Ruth King
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There will be a sale in the bakery, including a 7” "fireworks cake" for $8.99.  

Cost: $8.99

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


Telephone: 161-087-67116

More information

The display is a miniature world with a quarter-mile track running through it, all set in the splendor of Morris Arboretum’s summer garden. It features loops and tunnels, bridges and trestles...

Cost: $19

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

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This is the first large-scale museum exhibition to illustrate Leonard Bernstein’s life, Jewish identity and social activism. Audiences may be familiar with many of Bernstein’s works,...

Cost: $15, adults; $13, kids.

Where:
National Museum of American Jewish History
101 South Independence Mall E
Philadelphia, PA  19106
View map »


Website »

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The venue will pay tribute to the men and women who lost their lives in service to their country during the American Revolution and ask what it took to win the Revolutionary War. To coincide with...

Cost: $19, adults; $12, kids.

Where:
Museum of the American Revolution
101 S. 3rd St.
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Telephone: 121-525-36731
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Beachballs given to kids for decorating with caregiver, guided play and games, exploring during nature walk, and snack provided.

Cost: $12

Where:
Liberty Lands Park
913 N. 3rd St.
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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Opening the 29th Annual Cape May Music Festival is the 35-piece Atlantic Brass Band, a long time local favorite, under the baton of Salvatore Scarpa.  

Cost: FREE

Where:
Rotary Bandstand
Lafayette Street at Decatur Street
400-498 Lafayette St.
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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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...

Cost: $18, adults; $12, kids.

Where:
Franklin Square
6th and Race Sts.
Philadelphia , PA
View map »


Telephone: 610-527-7673
Contact Name: Cari Bender

More information

Bring a beach chair or blanket to watch the show. 

Cost: FREE

Where:
Centennial Park
Fern Road and Ocean Avenue
Wildwood Crest, NJ  08260
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Kids learn through age-appropriate games, crafts, stories, activities, and animal presentations. Program will be canceled for the week in the event of inclement weather.  

Cost: $7, adults; $5, kids.

Where:
Brandywine Zoo
1001 North Park Drive
Wilmington, DE  19802
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Take a photo with a new friend in Hamilton Hall, enjoy free ice cream and check out the new exhibit, Hello From Japan.

Cost: $19

Where:
Please Touch Museum
4231 Avenue of the Republic
Philadelphia, PA  19131
View map »


Telephone: 215-581-3181

More information

Family-friendly programs and activities include flag etiquette and flag folding workshops, 18th century games, arts and craft activities, and interactive shows. On Mon., visitors can...

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


Sponsor: National Constitution Center
Telephone: 215-409-6600
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

Long before the Benjamin Franklin Parkway was built, the museum was drawing tourists to the site with the first dinosaur skeleton ever displayed. As Philadelphia celebrates the centennial of its...

Cost: $16.95 & up.

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


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

More information

From the 1600's to the present, dinnerware designs have been inspired by nature. Everything from painted butterflies and hand-modeled flowers to molded seashells can be found on a fascinating...

Cost: $20, adults; $5, kids.

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


Sponsor: Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
Telephone: 800-448-3883
Contact Name: Information and Tours
Website »

More information

Uncover the evening work and routines of the Potts family and their household staff with this engaging and informative new exhibit, Good Night at the Manor.  The exhibit will begin...

Cost: $2

Where:
Pottsgrove Manor
100 West King St.
Pottstown, PA  19464
View map »


Sponsor: Pottsgrove Manor
Telephone: 610-326-4014
Contact Name: Ann Shipley
Website »

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A popular destination for family entertainment, seven stages host a variety of performances each day, including sword fighting, music, comedy, fire breathing and aerialists. More than 50 actors...

Cost: $20, adults; $12, ages 5-12; FREE, ages 4 & younger.

Where:
Liberty Lake
1195 Florence Columbus Rd.
Bordentown, NJ  08505
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Telephone: 888-864-8222
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World War II was a war that defined an era in American and World History. Celebrate the lives and memories of veterans and fallen heroes. Features military and civilian...

Cost: $4, adults; $3, kids.

Where:
The Museum of American History
138 Andaloro Way
Deptford, NJ  08093-1627
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Sponsor: The Museum of American History, Deptford, NJ
Telephone: 856-812-1121
Contact Name: Barbara Norcross
Website »

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Explore the colorful history of racing in Bucks County, PA and the nearby Delaware Valley, from the footraces of early American Indians and colonists, to the horse tracks and fairgrounds of...

Cost: $15, adults; $8, kids.

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


Telephone: 215-345-0210
Website »

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Enjoy baby farm animals, a children's show at 1pm, games, activities, pony & wagon rides, refreshments and more. Sun. hours: 12-4pm

Cost: $8, adults; $5, kids.

Where:
Quiet Valley Living Historical Farm
347 Quiet Valley Rd.
Stroudsburg, PA
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A fleet of majestic ships will sail into Philadelphia for a five-day celebration honoring the sailing community and the city’s maritime heritage. Beginning with the Parade of Sail on...

Cost: $7-$150

Where:
Penn's Landing
211 S. Christopher Columbus Blvd
Phila., PA  19106
View map »


Sponsor: Independence Seaport Museum and DRWC

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Join keepers for talks about zoo animals. Topics and animals change daily. Locations will be posted at zoo entry.

Cost: $5

Where:
Brandywine Zoo
1001 N. Park Dr.
Brandywine Park
Wilmington, DE  19802
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Sponsor: Brandywine Zoo
Telephone: (302) 571-7747
Website »

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Find out about reptiles' special abilities, and learn how you can become a superhero for rreptiles. Reptiles will vary depending on availability and day of the show. Takes place in...

Cost: $7, adults; $5, kids; $5, seniors; FREE, ages 3 & younger.

Where:
Brandywine Zoo
1001 N. Park Dr.
Brandywine Park
Wilmington, DE  19802
View map »


Sponsor: Brandywine Zoo
Telephone: (302) 571-7747
Website »

More information

This is a world premiere production of the classic tale that features a princess, her evil queen, a huntsman, one magic mirror and the legendary seven dwarfs – all brought to life by two...

Where:
Arden Theatre Company
40 N 2nd St
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Telephone: 610-406-2658
Website »

More information

Built in 1704, the house is a restored Quaker home. It’s one of the oldest and best restored houses in the country. The venue was designated a National Historic Landmark in 1968.

Cost: $5, adults; $3, kids.

Where:
William Brinton 1704 House
21 Oakland Rd.
West Chester, PA  19382
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Sponsor: Brinton Association of America
Telephone: 610-399-0913
Contact Name: Paul Kahan
Website »

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Carnival-themed fun includes a “tattoo” booth, carousel and train rides, a guessing booth, clown-face making and cracker jacks. Kids who come dressed as their favorite sports hero...

Cost: $9

Where:
Camden Children's Garden
3 Riverside Dr.
Camden, NJ
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A docent reads a colonial-themed story to kids.

Cost: $5, adults; $3, kids.

Where:
William Brinton 1704 House
21 Oakland Rd.
West Chester, PA  19382
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Sponsor: Brinton Association of America
Telephone: 610-399-0913
Contact Name: Paul Kahan
Website »

More information

A young pauper named Tom Canty is beaten by the palace guards for standing too close to the palace gate. Seeing this, Prince Edward stops the guards and invites Tom into the palace for food....

Cost: $15-$25

Where:
Sedgewick Theatre
7137 Germantown Ave
Philadelphia, PA  19119
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Sponsor: Quintessence Theatre Group
Telephone: 215-987-4450
Contact Name: Jordan Friedman
Website »

More information

Showcasing the work of more than 30 innovative game designers, Game Masters takes visitors on an interactive journey inside their favorite video games—from the trailblazing arcade era through...

Cost: Daytime hours: $30, adults; $26, kids (3-11); evening hours: $20, adults; $15, k

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


Website »

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, Fireworks...

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

Where:
Longwood Gardens
1001 Longwood Rd.
Kennett Square, PA
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 kids, food and...

Cost: FREE

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


Telephone: 215-925-RINK
Website »

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While parents browse arts & crafts vendors, kids can enjoy entertainment and activities.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Lancaster Avenue
Downingtown, PA


Website »

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The largest kite festival in North America features kite makers from around the world flying their most colorful creations. Festivities kick off Fri. night kite social, and...

Cost: FREE, spectators.

Where:
Rio Grande Avenue Beach & Wildwoods Convention Center
Wildwood, NJ


Telephone: 732.822.4884

More information

Come face-to-feet with nearly 20 massive, colorful, moving bugs. From a fluttering oversized monarch butterfly and a fluffy tri-colored bumblebee to a gigantic Madagascar hissing cockroach and a...

Cost: $24.95, adults; $20.95, kids.

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


Website »

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There will be a sale in the bakery, including a 7” "fireworks cake" for $8.99.  

Cost: $8.99

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


Telephone: 161-087-67116

More information

The display is a miniature world with a quarter-mile track running through it, all set in the splendor of Morris Arboretum’s summer garden. It features loops and tunnels, bridges and trestles...

Cost: $19

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

More information

This is the first large-scale museum exhibition to illustrate Leonard Bernstein’s life, Jewish identity and social activism. Audiences may be familiar with many of Bernstein’s works,...

Cost: $15, adults; $13, kids.

Where:
National Museum of American Jewish History
101 South Independence Mall E
Philadelphia, PA  19106
View map »


Website »

More information

The venue will pay tribute to the men and women who lost their lives in service to their country during the American Revolution and ask what it took to win the Revolutionary War. To coincide with...

Cost: $19, adults; $12, kids.

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


Telephone: 121-525-36731
Website »

More information

This Memorial Day, exercise your child’s senses though this imaginative exploration of music and art. In this workshop, a Museum Educator will play selections of music and encourage our...

Cost: Pay-what-you-wish on Memorial Day

Where:
National Liberty Museum
321 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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More information

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...

Cost: $18, adults; $12, kids.

Where:
Franklin Square
6th and Race Sts.
Philadelphia , PA
View map »


Telephone: 610-527-7673
Contact Name: Cari Bender

More information

Take a photo with a new friend in Hamilton Hall, enjoy free ice cream and check out the new exhibit, Hello From Japan.

Cost: $19

Where:
Please Touch Museum
4231 Avenue of the Republic
Philadelphia, PA  19131
View map »


Telephone: 215-581-3181

More information

Family-friendly programs and activities include flag etiquette and flag folding workshops, 18th century games, arts and craft activities, and interactive shows. On Mon., visitors can...

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


Sponsor: National Constitution Center
Telephone: 215-409-6600
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

Long before the Benjamin Franklin Parkway was built, the museum was drawing tourists to the site with the first dinosaur skeleton ever displayed. As Philadelphia celebrates the centennial of its...

Cost: $16.95 & up.

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


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

More information

From the 1600's to the present, dinnerware designs have been inspired by nature. Everything from painted butterflies and hand-modeled flowers to molded seashells can be found on a fascinating...

Cost: $20, adults; $5, kids.

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


Sponsor: Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
Telephone: 800-448-3883
Contact Name: Information and Tours
Website »

More information

Uncover the evening work and routines of the Potts family and their household staff with this engaging and informative new exhibit, Good Night at the Manor.  The exhibit will begin...

Cost: $2

Where:
Pottsgrove Manor
100 West King St.
Pottstown, PA  19464
View map »


Sponsor: Pottsgrove Manor
Telephone: 610-326-4014
Contact Name: Ann Shipley
Website »

More information

Andalusia, the country home of Nicholas Biddle, President of the Second Bank of the United States, is surrounded by  architectural delights, native woodlands and gardens. Placed on the...

Cost: $20

Where:
Andalusia Estate
1237 State Rd.
Andalusia, PA  19020
View map »

More information

Explore the colorful history of racing in Bucks County, PA and the nearby Delaware Valley, from the footraces of early American Indians and colonists, to the horse tracks and fairgrounds of...

Cost: $15, adults; $8, kids.

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


Telephone: 215-345-0210
Website »

More information

A fleet of majestic ships will sail into Philadelphia for a five-day celebration honoring the sailing community and the city’s maritime heritage. Beginning with the Parade of Sail on...

Cost: $7-$150

Where:
Penn's Landing
211 S. Christopher Columbus Blvd
Phila., PA  19106
View map »


Sponsor: Independence Seaport Museum and DRWC

More information

This is a world premiere production of the classic tale that features a princess, her evil queen, a huntsman, one magic mirror and the legendary seven dwarfs – all brought to life by two...

Where:
Arden Theatre Company
40 N 2nd St
Philadelphia, PA  19106
View map »


Telephone: 610-406-2658
Website »

More information

Showcasing the work of more than 30 innovative game designers, Game Masters takes visitors on an interactive journey inside their favorite video games—from the trailblazing arcade era through...

Cost: Daytime hours: $30, adults; $26, kids (3-11); evening hours: $20, adults; $15, k

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


Website »

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, Fireworks...

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

Where:
Longwood Gardens
1001 Longwood Rd.
Kennett Square, PA
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 kids, food and...

Cost: FREE

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


Telephone: 215-925-RINK
Website »

More information

The largest kite festival in North America features kite makers from around the world flying their most colorful creations. Festivities kick off Fri. night kite social, and...

Cost: FREE, spectators.

Where:
Rio Grande Avenue Beach & Wildwoods Convention Center
Wildwood, NJ


Telephone: 732.822.4884

More information

Come face-to-feet with nearly 20 massive, colorful, moving bugs. From a fluttering oversized monarch butterfly and a fluffy tri-colored bumblebee to a gigantic Madagascar hissing cockroach and a...

Cost: $24.95, adults; $20.95, kids.

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


Website »

More information

Show More...
Show Less...

The display is a miniature world with a quarter-mile track running through it, all set in the splendor of Morris Arboretum’s summer garden. It features loops and tunnels, bridges and trestles...

Cost: $19

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

More information

This is the first large-scale museum exhibition to illustrate Leonard Bernstein’s life, Jewish identity and social activism. Audiences may be familiar with many of Bernstein’s works,...

Cost: $15, adults; $13, kids.

Where:
National Museum of American Jewish History
101 South Independence Mall E
Philadelphia, PA  19106
View map »


Website »

More information

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...

Cost: $18, adults; $12, kids.

Where:
Franklin Square
6th and Race Sts.
Philadelphia , PA
View map »


Telephone: 610-527-7673
Contact Name: Cari Bender

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

Long before the Benjamin Franklin Parkway was built, the museum was drawing tourists to the site with the first dinosaur skeleton ever displayed. As Philadelphia celebrates the centennial of its...

Cost: $16.95 & up.

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


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

More information

From the 1600's to the present, dinnerware designs have been inspired by nature. Everything from painted butterflies and hand-modeled flowers to molded seashells can be found on a fascinating...

Cost: $20, adults; $5, kids.

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


Sponsor: Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
Telephone: 800-448-3883
Contact Name: Information and Tours
Website »

More information

Uncover the evening work and routines of the Potts family and their household staff with this engaging and informative new exhibit, Good Night at the Manor.  The exhibit will begin...

Cost: $2

Where:
Pottsgrove Manor
100 West King St.
Pottstown, PA  19464
View map »


Sponsor: Pottsgrove Manor
Telephone: 610-326-4014
Contact Name: Ann Shipley
Website »

More information

Explore the colorful history of racing in Bucks County, PA and the nearby Delaware Valley, from the footraces of early American Indians and colonists, to the horse tracks and fairgrounds of...

Cost: $15, adults; $8, kids.

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


Telephone: 215-345-0210
Website »

More information

Collectibles, memorabilia and guest star appearances. More than 100 tables of the hottest collectibles on the planet! Sports cards, old & new, toys, comic books, Starting Line-ups, McFarlane...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Wildwood Convention Center
4501 Boardwalk
Wildwood, NJ  08260
View map »

More information

This early childhood series incorporates active learning through music, movement and the exploration of objects in a welcoming setting. Themes relate to the museum and garden.

Cost: $5

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


Sponsor: Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
Telephone: 800-448-3883
Contact Name: Information and Tours
Website »

More information

This is a world premiere production of the classic tale that features a princess, her evil queen, a huntsman, one magic mirror and the legendary seven dwarfs – all brought to life by two...

Where:
Arden Theatre Company
40 N 2nd St
Philadelphia, PA  19106
View map »


Telephone: 610-406-2658
Website »

More information

FringeArts and Circadium School of Contemporary Circus present a new, multi-day festival of contemporary circus art. Featuring performances on the stage and outside in the...

Cost: $10

Where:
FringeArts
140 N Christopher Columbus Blvd
Philadelphia, PA  19106
View map »


Sponsor: FringeArts
Telephone: 215-413-1318
Contact Name: FringeArts
Website »

More information

Showcasing the work of more than 30 innovative game designers, Game Masters takes visitors on an interactive journey inside their favorite video games—from the trailblazing arcade era through...

Cost: Daytime hours: $30, adults; $26, kids (3-11); evening hours: $20, adults; $15, k

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


Website »

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, Fireworks...

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

Where:
Longwood Gardens
1001 Longwood Rd.
Kennett Square, PA
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 kids, food and...

Cost: FREE

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


Telephone: 215-925-RINK
Website »

More information

Come face-to-feet with nearly 20 massive, colorful, moving bugs. From a fluttering oversized monarch butterfly and a fluffy tri-colored bumblebee to a gigantic Madagascar hissing cockroach and a...

Cost: $24.95, adults; $20.95, kids.

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


Website »

More information

Show More...
Show Less...

The display is a miniature world with a quarter-mile track running through it, all set in the splendor of Morris Arboretum’s summer garden. It features loops and tunnels, bridges and trestles...

Cost: $19

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

More information

This is the first large-scale museum exhibition to illustrate Leonard Bernstein’s life, Jewish identity and social activism. Audiences may be familiar with many of Bernstein’s works,...

Cost: $15, adults; $13, kids.

Where:
National Museum of American Jewish History
101 South Independence Mall E
Philadelphia, PA  19106
View map »


Website »

More information

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...

Cost: $18, adults; $12, kids.

Where:
Franklin Square
6th and Race Sts.
Philadelphia , PA
View map »


Telephone: 610-527-7673
Contact Name: Cari Bender

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

Long before the Benjamin Franklin Parkway was built, the museum was drawing tourists to the site with the first dinosaur skeleton ever displayed. As Philadelphia celebrates the centennial of its...

Cost: $16.95 & up.

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


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

More information

From the 1600's to the present, dinnerware designs have been inspired by nature. Everything from painted butterflies and hand-modeled flowers to molded seashells can be found on a fascinating...

Cost: $20, adults; $5, kids.

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
Website »

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Uncover the evening work and routines of the Potts family and their household staff with this engaging and informative new exhibit, Good Night at the Manor.  The exhibit will begin...

Cost: $2

Where:
Pottsgrove Manor
100 West King St.
Pottstown, PA  19464
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Sponsor: Pottsgrove Manor
Telephone: 610-326-4014
Contact Name: Ann Shipley
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Nature discoveries, stories and art projects are all part of the fun. Whenever possible, kids will venture outside, so dress them for the weather.  

Cost: $4

Where:
Bellevue State Park
800 Carr Rd.
Wilmington, DE  19809
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Telephone: 302-793-3046
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Explore the colorful history of racing in Bucks County, PA and the nearby Delaware Valley, from the footraces of early American Indians and colonists, to the horse tracks and fairgrounds of...

Cost: $15, adults; $8, kids.

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

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Miss Marcia introduces gardening subjects to you and your child in the Garden Center.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Linvilla Orchards
137 West Knowlton Rd.
Media, PA  19063
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Collectibles, memorabilia and guest star appearances. More than 100 tables of the hottest collectibles on the planet! Sports cards, old & new, toys, comic books, Starting Line-ups, McFarlane...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Wildwood Convention Center
4501 Boardwalk
Wildwood, NJ  08260
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Each event will introduce attendees to a specialist who will share their insights and expertise about the venue's garden and estate, its history, horticulture or the environment. Presentations...

Cost: $20, adults; $18, students ages 12 & up with ID

Where:
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
5105 Kennett Pike
Wilmington, DE  19807
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Telephone: 180-044-83883
Website »

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This is a world premiere production of the classic tale that features a princess, her evil queen, a huntsman, one magic mirror and the legendary seven dwarfs – all brought to life by two...

Where:
Arden Theatre Company
40 N 2nd St
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Telephone: 610-406-2658
Website »

More information

A young pauper named Tom Canty is beaten by the palace guards for standing too close to the palace gate. Seeing this, Prince Edward stops the guards and invites Tom into the palace for food....

Cost: $15-$25

Where:
Sedgewick Theatre
7137 Germantown Ave
Philadelphia, PA  19119
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Sponsor: Quintessence Theatre Group
Telephone: 215-987-4450
Contact Name: Jordan Friedman
Website »

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FringeArts and Circadium School of Contemporary Circus present a new, multi-day festival of contemporary circus art. Featuring performances on the stage and outside in the...

Cost: $10

Where:
FringeArts
140 N Christopher Columbus Blvd
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Sponsor: FringeArts
Telephone: 215-413-1318
Contact Name: FringeArts
Website »

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Showcasing the work of more than 30 innovative game designers, Game Masters takes visitors on an interactive journey inside their favorite video games—from the trailblazing arcade era through...

Cost: Daytime hours: $30, adults; $26, kids (3-11); evening hours: $20, adults; $15, k

Where:
The Franklin Institute
222 N 20th St,
Phila., PA
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Website »

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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, Fireworks...

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

Where:
Longwood Gardens
1001 Longwood Rd.
Kennett Square, PA
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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 kids, food and...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Blue Cross RiverRink
101 S. Columbus Blvd.
Philadelphia, PA
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Telephone: 215-925-RINK
Website »

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Come face-to-feet with nearly 20 massive, colorful, moving bugs. From a fluttering oversized monarch butterfly and a fluffy tri-colored bumblebee to a gigantic Madagascar hissing cockroach and a...

Cost: $24.95, adults; $20.95, kids.

Where:
Academy of Natural Sciences
1900 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy
Philadelphia, PA
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The display is a miniature world with a quarter-mile track running through it, all set in the splendor of Morris Arboretum’s summer garden. It features loops and tunnels, bridges and trestles...

Cost: $19

Where:
Morris Arboretum
100 E. Northwestern Ave
Philadelphia, PA  19118
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This is the first large-scale museum exhibition to illustrate Leonard Bernstein’s life, Jewish identity and social activism. Audiences may be familiar with many of Bernstein’s works,...

Cost: $15, adults; $13, kids.

Where:
National Museum of American Jewish History
101 South Independence Mall E
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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The production supports the literacy movement’s emphasis on the joy of reading, and provides a starting point for ongoing enjoyment of folk tales in the classroom. Performed by...

Cost: $10, general admission; $8, city residents and Rutgers students.

Where:
Rutger's University's Gordon Theatre
314 Linden St.
Camden, NJ
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Get creative alongside your child at various activity stations around the room.-

Cost: FREE

Where:
Mosaic Family Success Center
110 High St. E.
Glassboro , NJ  08028
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Telephone: 856-347-4338
Contact Name: Alyssa Frasca

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Morris Animal Refuge joins forces with The Cat Doctor for this event featuring snacks, cocktails and adoptable cats.

Cost: $10

Where:
The Cat Doctor
535 N. 22nd St.
Philadelphia, PA  19130
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Sponsor: Morris Animal Refuge and The Cat Doctor
Telephone: 610-724-8026

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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...

Cost: $18, adults; $12, kids.

Where:
Franklin Square
6th and Race Sts.
Philadelphia , PA
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Telephone: 610-527-7673
Contact Name: Cari Bender

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Beginning in 2017, Cirque Italia, the first traveling Water Circus, introduced a second unit, the Gold Unit: an experience where technology and preforming arts are mixed to create a one-of-a-kind...

Cost: $20

Where:
Neshaminy Mall
707 Neshaminy Mall
Bensalem, PA
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This yoga class is open to all levels. You’ll practice slow, easy motions to get into the rhythm of nature. Led by Beth Sheehy. Bring a yoga mat, small towel and a water bottle. Wear...

Cost: $10

Where:
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
5105 Kennett Pike
Wilmington, DE  19807
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Sponsor: Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
Telephone: 180-044-83883
Contact Name: Information and Tours
Website »

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Snacks provided.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Open Book Bookstore
7900 High School Rd.
Elkins Park, PA  19027
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Sponsor: Open Book Bookstore
Telephone: 267-627-4888
Contact Name: Lynn Rosen
Website »

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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
Website »

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Long before the Benjamin Franklin Parkway was built, the museum was drawing tourists to the site with the first dinosaur skeleton ever displayed. As Philadelphia celebrates the centennial of its...

Cost: $16.95 & up.

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

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From the 1600's to the present, dinnerware designs have been inspired by nature. Everything from painted butterflies and hand-modeled flowers to molded seashells can be found on a fascinating...

Cost: $20, adults; $5, kids.

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


Sponsor: Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
Telephone: 800-448-3883
Contact Name: Information and Tours
Website »

More information

Uncover the evening work and routines of the Potts family and their household staff with this engaging and informative new exhibit, Good Night at the Manor.  The exhibit will begin...

Cost: $2

Where:
Pottsgrove Manor
100 West King St.
Pottstown, PA  19464
View map »


Sponsor: Pottsgrove Manor
Telephone: 610-326-4014
Contact Name: Ann Shipley
Website »

More information

Explore the colorful history of racing in Bucks County, PA and the nearby Delaware Valley, from the footraces of early American Indians and colonists, to the horse tracks and fairgrounds of...

Cost: $15, adults; $8, kids.

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


Telephone: 215-345-0210
Website »

More information

Collectibles, memorabilia and guest star appearances. More than 100 tables of the hottest collectibles on the planet! Sports cards, old & new, toys, comic books, Starting Line-ups, McFarlane...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Wildwood Convention Center
4501 Boardwalk
Wildwood, NJ  08260
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Enjoy animal stories read by the story-telling team. The event takes place in the otter circle, in the main zoo, and may include a craft, activity or animal presentation.

Cost: $7, adults; $5, kids & seniors; FREE, ages 3 & younger.

Where:
Brandywine Zoo
1001 N. Park Dr.
Brandywine Park
Wilmington, DE  19802
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Sponsor: Brandywine Zoo
Telephone: (302) 571-7747
Website »

More information

This is a world premiere production of the classic tale that features a princess, her evil queen, a huntsman, one magic mirror and the legendary seven dwarfs – all brought to life by two...

Where:
Arden Theatre Company
40 N 2nd St
Philadelphia, PA  19106
View map »


Telephone: 610-406-2658
Website »

More information

A young pauper named Tom Canty is beaten by the palace guards for standing too close to the palace gate. Seeing this, Prince Edward stops the guards and invites Tom into the palace for food....

Cost: $15-$25

Where:
Sedgewick Theatre
7137 Germantown Ave
Philadelphia, PA  19119
View map »


Sponsor: Quintessence Theatre Group
Telephone: 215-987-4450
Contact Name: Jordan Friedman
Website »

More information

FringeArts and Circadium School of Contemporary Circus present a new, multi-day festival of contemporary circus art. Featuring performances on the stage and outside in the...

Cost: $10

Where:
FringeArts
140 N Christopher Columbus Blvd
Philadelphia, PA  19106
View map »


Sponsor: FringeArts
Telephone: 215-413-1318
Contact Name: FringeArts
Website »

More information

Showcasing the work of more than 30 innovative game designers, Game Masters takes visitors on an interactive journey inside their favorite video games—from the trailblazing arcade era through...

Cost: Daytime hours: $30, adults; $26, kids (3-11); evening hours: $20, adults; $15, k

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


Website »

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, Fireworks...

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

Where:
Longwood Gardens
1001 Longwood Rd.
Kennett Square, PA
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 kids, food and...

Cost: FREE

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


Telephone: 215-925-RINK
Website »

More information

Come face-to-feet with nearly 20 massive, colorful, moving bugs. From a fluttering oversized monarch butterfly and a fluffy tri-colored bumblebee to a gigantic Madagascar hissing cockroach and a...

Cost: $24.95, adults; $20.95, kids.

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


Website »

More information

Enjoy carnival rides, inflatable attractions, games, live music, entertainment, fireworks, a craft and vendor fair, a used book sale and the “Strawberriest Kid” contest....

Cost: FREE

Where:
Brandywine Hospital
201 Reeceville Rd.
Coatesville, PA
View map »


Website »

More information

Show More...
Show Less...

The display is a miniature world with a quarter-mile track running through it, all set in the splendor of Morris Arboretum’s summer garden. It features loops and tunnels, bridges and trestles...

Cost: $19

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

More information

This is the first large-scale museum exhibition to illustrate Leonard Bernstein’s life, Jewish identity and social activism. Audiences may be familiar with many of Bernstein’s works,...

Cost: $15, adults; $13, kids.

Where:
National Museum of American Jewish History
101 South Independence Mall E
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Website »

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Join a reading session with a local librarian. The event is held outdoors in nice weather, at the Outdoor Children's Classroom, next to the Widener Visitor Center. In the case of inclement...

Cost: $19, adults; $10, kids.

Where:
Morris Arboretum of the University of Pennsylvania
100 E. Northwestern Ave.
Philadelphia, PA  19118
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This annual event features local musicians, food trucks from Rolling Revolution, family-friendly art activities, face painting, arts vendors and lawn games. Food and bar is also available from...

Cost: $10

Where:
Delaware Art Museum
2301 Kentemere Pkwy.
Wilmington, DE  19806
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Celebrate the new Downtown Wildwood event space with a concert, followed by a ribbon-cutting ceremony.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Byrne Plaza
3400 Pacific Ave.
Wildwood, NJ  08260
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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...

Cost: $18, adults; $12, kids.

Where:
Franklin Square
6th and Race Sts.
Philadelphia , PA
View map »


Telephone: 610-527-7673
Contact Name: Cari Bender

More information

Beginning in 2017, Cirque Italia, the first traveling Water Circus, introduced a second unit, the Gold Unit: an experience where technology and preforming arts are mixed to create a one-of-a-kind...

Cost: $20

Where:
Neshaminy Mall
707 Neshaminy Mall
Bensalem, 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

Long before the Benjamin Franklin Parkway was built, the museum was drawing tourists to the site with the first dinosaur skeleton ever displayed. As Philadelphia celebrates the centennial of its...

Cost: $16.95 & up.

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


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

More information

From the 1600's to the present, dinnerware designs have been inspired by nature. Everything from painted butterflies and hand-modeled flowers to molded seashells can be found on a fascinating...

Cost: $20, adults; $5, kids.

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


Sponsor: Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
Telephone: 800-448-3883
Contact Name: Information and Tours
Website »

More information

Uncover the evening work and routines of the Potts family and their household staff with this engaging and informative new exhibit, Good Night at the Manor.  The exhibit will begin...

Cost: $2

Where:
Pottsgrove Manor
100 West King St.
Pottstown, PA  19464
View map »


Sponsor: Pottsgrove Manor
Telephone: 610-326-4014
Contact Name: Ann Shipley
Website »

More information

Explore the colorful history of racing in Bucks County, PA and the nearby Delaware Valley, from the footraces of early American Indians and colonists, to the horse tracks and fairgrounds of...

Cost: $15, adults; $8, kids.

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


Telephone: 215-345-0210
Website »

More information

Collectibles, memorabilia and guest star appearances. More than 100 tables of the hottest collectibles on the planet! Sports cards, old & new, toys, comic books, Starting Line-ups, McFarlane...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Wildwood Convention Center
4501 Boardwalk
Wildwood, NJ  08260
View map »

More information

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.    

Cost: $5, child & one adult.

Where:
Delaware Art Museum
2301 Kentmere Pkwy.
Wilmington, DE  19350
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Young visitors and their grown-ups enjoy reading picture books in the galleries, followed by an art project.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Woodmere Art Museum
9201 Germantown Ave.
Philadelphia, PA  19118
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Sponsor: Woodmere Art Museum
Telephone: 215-247-0476
Contact Name: Woodmere Art Museum
Website »

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Find out about reptiles’ special abilities and learn about how you can become a superhero for reptiles. Takes place in the Otter Circle; may be canceled due to weather.

Cost: $7, adults; $5, kids.

Where:
Brandywine Zoo
1001 N. Park Dr
Brandywine Park
Wilmington, DE  19802
View map »


Sponsor: Brandywine Zoo
Telephone: 302-571-7747
Website »

More information

This is a world premiere production of the classic tale that features a princess, her evil queen, a huntsman, one magic mirror and the legendary seven dwarfs – all brought to life by two...

Where:
Arden Theatre Company
40 N 2nd St
Philadelphia, PA  19106
View map »


Telephone: 610-406-2658
Website »

More information

Stop by for a close encounter with a zoo education animals. Meet a scaled, furry, or prickly friend, ask questions and learn more about these animal ambassadors that live at the zoo. Featured...

Cost: $7, adults; $5, kids.

Where:
Brandywine Zoo
1001 North Park Drive
Wilmington, DE  19802
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Telephone: 302-571-7747
Website »

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Bring the family to relax on the lawn (weather permitting) and watch live entertainment by local musicians. Adults can enjoy locally made Rose Bank Winery wines or craft beers from...

Cost: $3; FREE, ages 2 & younger.

Where:
The Market at DelVal
2100 Lower State Rd
Doylestown, PA  18901
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A young pauper named Tom Canty is beaten by the palace guards for standing too close to the palace gate. Seeing this, Prince Edward stops the guards and invites Tom into the palace for food....

Cost: $15-$25

Where:
Sedgewick Theatre
7137 Germantown Ave
Philadelphia, PA  19119
View map »


Sponsor: Quintessence Theatre Group
Telephone: 215-987-4450
Contact Name: Jordan Friedman
Website »

More information

FringeArts and Circadium School of Contemporary Circus present a new, multi-day festival of contemporary circus art. Featuring performances on the stage and outside in the...

Cost: $10

Where:
FringeArts
140 N Christopher Columbus Blvd
Philadelphia, PA  19106
View map »


Sponsor: FringeArts
Telephone: 215-413-1318
Contact Name: FringeArts
Website »

More information

Showcasing the work of more than 30 innovative game designers, Game Masters takes visitors on an interactive journey inside their favorite video games—from the trailblazing arcade era through...

Cost: Daytime hours: $30, adults; $26, kids (3-11); evening hours: $20, adults; $15, k

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


Website »

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, Fireworks...

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

Where:
Longwood Gardens
1001 Longwood Rd.
Kennett Square, PA
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 kids, food and...

Cost: FREE

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


Telephone: 215-925-RINK
Website »

More information

Come face-to-feet with nearly 20 massive, colorful, moving bugs. From a fluttering oversized monarch butterfly and a fluffy tri-colored bumblebee to a gigantic Madagascar hissing cockroach and a...

Cost: $24.95, adults; $20.95, kids.

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


Website »

More information

Ivy and Bean could not be more different. They form an unlikely friendship when Bean decides to get revenge on her bossy, older sister. When these two are together the adventures are endless. In...

Cost: $15 & up.

Where:
Walnut Street Theatre
825 Walnut S
Philadelphia, PA
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Website »

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Enjoy carnival rides, inflatable attractions, games, live music, entertainment, fireworks, a craft and vendor fair, a used book sale and the “Strawberriest Kid” contest....

Cost: FREE

Where:
Brandywine Hospital
201 Reeceville Rd.
Coatesville, PA
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Website »

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Pick strawberries from the fields during this event. 

Cost: FREE

Where:
Linvilla Orchards
137 W Knowlton Rd,
Media, PA  19063
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Come create a website without using code! Whether you think one day you and your friends will have a brand that you want to promote or you simply want to start your own blog, learning WordPress now...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Cabrini University
610 King of Prussia Rd.
Radnor, PA  19087
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Sponsor: TechGirlz
Contact Name: Saleem Brown
Website »

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In 1863, twenty-year old Samuel Pennypacker boarded a train for Harrisburg to volunteer in an emergency militia. Come to the Mills and relive those challenging days. Watch a daily battle...

Cost: $2

Where:
Pennypacker Mills
5 Haldeman Rd.
Schwenksville, PA  19473
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Sponsor: Pennypacker Mills
Telephone: 610-287-9349
Contact Name: Linda Callegari
Website »

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Enjoy a day of 50's-style entertainment with a modern twist, including live music, a classic pin-up contest with prizes and vendors. 

Cost: FREE

Where:
Historic Smithville & Village Greene
615 E. Moss Mill Rd
Smithville, NJ  08205
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Sponsor: Historic Smithville
Telephone: 609-748-8999
Contact Name: Tracy Walsh
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Vendors will sell comic books, graphic novels, action figures and T-shirts. There will be face painting for the kids, crafts and strolling superheroes. Costumes encouraged.

Cost: FREE

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

More information

The display is a miniature world with a quarter-mile track running through it, all set in the splendor of Morris Arboretum’s summer garden. It features loops and tunnels, bridges and trestles...

Cost: $19

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

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Come to one of ALSF’s most important stands of the year and help the fight against childhood cancer. Join Alex's family, friends and community as they honor the tradition of her annual...

Cost: Pay as you go

Where:
Penn Wynne Elementary School
250 Haverford St.
Wynnewood, PA  19096
View map »


Sponsor: Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation
Telephone: 610-649-3034
Contact Name: Sarah Wright
Website »

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This is the first large-scale museum exhibition to illustrate Leonard Bernstein’s life, Jewish identity and social activism. Audiences may be familiar with many of Bernstein’s works,...

Cost: $15, adults; $13, kids.

Where:
National Museum of American Jewish History
101 South Independence Mall E
Philadelphia, PA  19106
View map »


Website »

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Did you know that most of the world’s data is stored in something called a database? This includes your school grades, Yelp’s list of local pizza shops, and music downloads on your...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Comcast Mt Laurel NJ
1800 Bishops Gate Blvd.
Mt Laurel,, PA  08054
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Sponsor: TechGirlz
Contact Name: Rana Nasrallah
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The outdoor show features vendors with old and new comics, toys, action figures, trading cards, posters, steampunk, crafts. Artists, writers, costume groups.Special guest Marvel Comics artist Joe...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Towne of Historic Smithville
Route 9
Smithville, NJ  08205
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Sponsor: Jersey Shore Comic Book Show
Telephone: 609-242-7756
Contact Name: Daniel Campbell
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Kids decorate cinche sacks, play games, take a walk through nature and enjoy a provided snack.  

Cost: $12

Where:
Liberty Lands Park
913 N. 3rd St.
Philadelphia, PA  19123
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Sponsor: Let's Go Outdoors
Telephone: 186-687-83595
Contact Name: Let's Go Outdoors
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Native plants grown at the preserve and those grown by New Jersey horticulturalists will be available to take home to your garden. Visit demonstration native plant gardens, talk with staff and...

Cost: $2-$6 per plant

Where:
Plainsboro Preserve
80 Scotts Corner Rd.
Cranbury, NJ  08512
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Sponsor: Plainsboro Preserve
Telephone: 160-942-73052
Contact Name: Anna Wright-Piersanti
Website »

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In this workshop, students will learn all the different responsibilities that come with the title and become a web designer for the day. Learn how designers work in teams to define user needs,...

Cost: FREE

Where:
South Philadelphia Library
Unit 1
Philadelphia, PA  19145
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Sponsor: TechGirlz
Contact Name: Eric Vo
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Festivities include tours of the Mansion fruit orchard, where visitors can pick their own berries and free tours of Historic Strawberry Mansion. The Mansion beekeepers will be on hand to give...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Historic Strawberry Mansion
2450 Strawberry Mansion Dr,
Philadelphia, PA
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Enjoy a visit at the zoo with J. Bear, WJBR's mascot, along with Rocky Bluewinkle from the Delaware Blue Rocks.   

Cost: $7, adults; $5, kids.

Where:
Brandywine Zoo
1001 North Park Drive
Wilmington, DE  19802
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Sponsor: WJBR-FM/Brandywine Zoo
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While parents enjoy the concurrent Arts Fest (music, beer and wine, a crafts faire, etc.), kids can participate in visaul arts, theatreand music workshops, sports and games under the guidance...

Cost: $10

Where:
Appel Farm Arts & Music Center
457 Shirley Rd.
Elmer, NJ  08318
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The camp offers full day (8:30 - 4) camp for ages 5-14 and partial day (11-12:30) camp for ages 3-5. Both extended care and transportation are available for ages 5-14. Drop in anytime to...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Fernbrook Farms Environmental Education Center
142 Bordentown Georgetown Rd
Chesterfield, NJ  08515
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Sponsor: Fernbrook Farms Environmental Education Center
Telephone: 609-298-4028
Contact Name: Brian Kuser
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Celebrate the close of the Art in Action Spring Exhibition and Scholarship Drive and the Accessible Art Exhibition, featuring the work of children and adults with disabilities. Enjoy a...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Main Line Art Center
746 Panmure Rd
Haverford, PA  19041
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Telephone: 610-525-0272

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Run through skills and drills with current Eagles players*, meet everyone’s favorite bird SWOOP, and enjoy a full day of fun football activities on the Eagles practice field. Registration...

Cost: $65

Where:
NovaCare Complex
One NovaCare Way
Philadelphia, PA  19145
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From the moment his tall, red-and-white-striped hat appears around the door, Sally and her brother know that The Cat in the Hat is the funniest, most mischievous cat they have ever met. With the...

Cost: $10-$12

Where:
Kelsey THeatre
1200 Old Trenton Rd
West Windsor, NJ
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Color images, video and activities are used to teach what a helicopter is, the basic parts of a helicopter and what it can do. Using shapes and colors, kids identify aircraft, either in the museum...

Where:
American Helicopter Museum
1220 American Blvd.
West Chester, PA  19380
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Sponsor: American Helicopter Museum
Telephone: 610-436-9600
Contact Name: Paul Kahan
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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...

Cost: $18, adults; $12, kids.

Where:
Franklin Square
6th and Race Sts.
Philadelphia , PA
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Telephone: 610-527-7673
Contact Name: Cari Bender

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Beginning in 2017, Cirque Italia, the first traveling Water Circus, introduced a second unit, the Gold Unit: an experience where technology and preforming arts are mixed to create a one-of-a-kind...

Cost: $20

Where:
Neshaminy Mall
707 Neshaminy Mall
Bensalem, PA
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Enjoy live entertainment and shop for produce from local farmers.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Kings Court
Kings Highway East
Haddonfield, NJ  08033
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Beginners, casual attendees and families are welcome. Bring your own mat or borrow one on-site. Participants receive a complimentary admission to the museum. Healthy fare is available in...

Cost: $10

Where:
Delaware Art Museum
2301 Kentmere Pkwy.
Wilmington, DE  19806
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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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Long before the Benjamin Franklin Parkway was built, the museum was drawing tourists to the site with the first dinosaur skeleton ever displayed. As Philadelphia celebrates the centennial of its...

Cost: $16.95 & up.

Where:
The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University
1900 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA  19103
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Telephone: 215-299-1043
Contact Name: Carolyn Belardo
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From the 1600's to the present, dinnerware designs have been inspired by nature. Everything from painted butterflies and hand-modeled flowers to molded seashells can be found on a fascinating...

Cost: $20, adults; $5, kids.

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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Uncover the evening work and routines of the Potts family and their household staff with this engaging and informative new exhibit, Good Night at the Manor.  The exhibit will begin...

Cost: $2

Where:
Pottsgrove Manor
100 West King St.
Pottstown, PA  19464
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Sponsor: Pottsgrove Manor
Telephone: 610-326-4014
Contact Name: Ann Shipley
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A popular destination for family entertainment, seven stages host a variety of performances each day, including sword fighting, music, comedy, fire breathing and aerialists. More than 50 actors...

Cost: $20, adults; $12, ages 5-12; FREE, ages 4 & younger.

Where:
Liberty Lake
1195 Florence Columbus Rd.
Bordentown, NJ  08505
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Telephone: 888-864-8222
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Explore the colorful history of racing in Bucks County, PA and the nearby Delaware Valley, from the footraces of early American Indians and colonists, to the horse tracks and fairgrounds of...

Cost: $15, adults; $8, kids.

Where:
Mercer Museum
84 S Pine St.
Doylestown, PA  18901
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Telephone: 215-345-0210
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Collectibles, memorabilia and guest star appearances. More than 100 tables of the hottest collectibles on the planet! Sports cards, old & new, toys, comic books, Starting Line-ups, McFarlane...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Wildwood Convention Center
4501 Boardwalk
Wildwood, NJ  08260
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Take a wagon ride to the fields to load up on strawberries. Continue the fun with inflatable attractions and yard games. U-pick strawberries are $2.99/lb.

Cost: $3

Where:
The Market at Delval
2100 Lower State Rd.
Doylestown, PA  18901
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Festivities include entertainment by Makin' Music, Tree House Yoga for kids, fire department demos, hayrides and face painting. Local artisans and food vendors will be on-site as well....

Cost: Pay as you go

Where:
Highland Orchards
1000 Marshallton Thorndale Rd.
West Chester, PA  19380
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Telephone: 610-269-3494
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Find out about reptiles’ special abilities and learn about how you can become a superhero for reptiles. Takes place in the Otter Circle; may be canceled due to weather.

Cost: $7, adults; $5, kids.

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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This is a world premiere production of the classic tale that features a princess, her evil queen, a huntsman, one magic mirror and the legendary seven dwarfs – all brought to life by two...

Where:
Arden Theatre Company
40 N 2nd St
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Telephone: 610-406-2658
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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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Kids bring a book they would like to discuss and get suggestions for new books that they might want to read.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Fumo Family Library
2437 S. Broad St.
Philadelphia, PA  19148
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Built in 1704, the house is a restored Quaker home. It’s one of the oldest and best restored houses in the country. The venue was designated a National Historic Landmark in 1968.

Cost: $5, adults; $3, kids.

Where:
William Brinton 1704 House
21 Oakland Rd.
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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This hit show set in the Russian shtetl of Anatevka centers on Tevye, a poor dairyman, and his five daughters. With the help of a colorful and tight-knit Jewish...

Cost: $10

Where:
West Chester University MainStage Theater
2 East Rosedale Ave.
West chester, PA
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Sponsor: Schmata Productions Communicaty Youth Theater

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Stop by for a close encounter with a zoo education animals. Meet a scaled, furry, or prickly friend, ask questions and learn more about these animal ambassadors that live at the zoo. Featured...

Cost: $7, adults; $5, kids.

Where:
Brandywine Zoo
1001 North Park Drive
Wilmington, DE  19802
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Telephone: 302-571-7747
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A young pauper named Tom Canty is beaten by the palace guards for standing too close to the palace gate. Seeing this, Prince Edward stops the guards and invites Tom into the palace for food....

Cost: $15-$25

Where:
Sedgewick Theatre
7137 Germantown Ave
Philadelphia, PA  19119
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Sponsor: Quintessence Theatre Group
Telephone: 215-987-4450
Contact Name: Jordan Friedman
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FringeArts and Circadium School of Contemporary Circus present a new, multi-day festival of contemporary circus art. Featuring performances on the stage and outside in the...

Cost: $10

Where:
FringeArts
140 N Christopher Columbus Blvd
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Sponsor: FringeArts
Telephone: 215-413-1318
Contact Name: FringeArts
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Showcasing the work of more than 30 innovative game designers, Game Masters takes visitors on an interactive journey inside their favorite video games—from the trailblazing arcade era through...

Cost: Daytime hours: $30, adults; $26, kids (3-11); evening hours: $20, adults; $15, k

Where:
The Franklin Institute
222 N 20th St,
Phila., PA
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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, Fireworks...

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

Where:
Longwood Gardens
1001 Longwood Rd.
Kennett Square, PA
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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 kids, food and...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Blue Cross RiverRink
101 S. Columbus Blvd.
Philadelphia, PA
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Telephone: 215-925-RINK
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Come face-to-feet with nearly 20 massive, colorful, moving bugs. From a fluttering oversized monarch butterfly and a fluffy tri-colored bumblebee to a gigantic Madagascar hissing cockroach and a...

Cost: $24.95, adults; $20.95, kids.

Where:
Academy of Natural Sciences
1900 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy
Philadelphia, PA
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Ivy and Bean could not be more different. They form an unlikely friendship when Bean decides to get revenge on her bossy, older sister. When these two are together the adventures are endless. In...

Cost: $15 & up.

Where:
Walnut Street Theatre
825 Walnut S
Philadelphia, PA
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Enjoy carnival rides, inflatable attractions, games, live music, entertainment, fireworks, a craft and vendor fair, a used book sale and the “Strawberriest Kid” contest....

Cost: FREE

Where:
Brandywine Hospital
201 Reeceville Rd.
Coatesville, PA
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Present your Bank of America or Merrill Lynch credit or debit card and a picture ID for one free general admission. Local participants include: p.p1 {margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; font: 16.0px...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Participating venues
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