Free sweets & fun, who could ask for anything more?

Spring means celebrations of all kinds, from the arts to cultural festivals to patriotic fun. Check out what's happening this weekend!

Philly & the 'burbs

Happy National Doughnut Day! Tomorrow, get a free doughnut at participating Krispy Kreme locations with no strings attached. Buy a drink at participating Dunkin' Donuts locations for your free grub. (Who doesn't need a coffee with their doughnut?)

This weekend, the FREE West Park Arts Festival in Philadelphia celebrates art & culture with crafts, giveaways, face painting, performances, science demos, theater workshops & vendors.

Flag Fest 2013 kicks off this Sunday in Philadelphia, featuring patriotic activities all week through June 15.

Catch a cheap screening of the classic baseball flick, The Sandlot at Bryn Mawr Film Institute.




South Jersey

New Jersey Renaissance Faire

It's Second Saturday in Collingswood, where you'll find FREE fun including arts, live music, crafts & food demos.

The FREE Summer Family Workshop at Markeim Arts Center in Haddonfield features art projects, food & coffee, art games & still-life drawing.

Check out the New Jersey Renaissance Faire in Bordentown for a celebration featuring authentic costumes, jugglers, minstrels, jousting & a craft fair.


Enjoy rides, games, magic, juggling, balloon art, clowns, dancers, pony rides, a petting zoo, moonbounces & crafts at Kids Fest in Milford. Kids get in FREE!

St. Anthony's Italian FestivalSt. Anthony's Italian Festival in Wilmington kicks off on Sunday, featuring a 5K Run, live performances, a Kiddie Land & of course, delicious food.

The FREE Holy Trinity Greek Festival in Wilmington features delicious, authentic Greek foods and traditional music & dance performances.

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