Kid-Friendly Events This Weekend: Nov. 5-7
Ice skating, gymnastics, crafts and more
There’s a fun event for every kid’s interest happening this weekend from ice skating to a nature play day to a gymnastics performance.
Opening of Ice Rink at Dilworth Park
Nov. 5, 11 a.m.
Dilworth Park, 1 S 15th St., Philadelphia, PA 19102
Today is opening day for the Rothman Orthopaedics Ice Rink in Dilworth Park! Reservations are encouraged.
Evening Guided Tours: Engine Room
Nov. 5, 6-8 p.m.
Battleship New Jersey, 100 Clinton St., Camden, NJ 08103
This hands-on, family-friendly guided walking tour will take you into the most powerful engineering plant ever installed on a battleship.
Gold Over America Tour
Nov. 5, 7:30 p.m.
Wells Fargo Center, 3601 S Broad St., Philadelphia, PA 19148
Simone Biles and an all-star team of gymnasts are coming to Philadlephia to perform athletics and showcase their championship journeys.
Nature Play Day
Nov. 6, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Mount Cuba Center, 3120 Barley Mill, Road, Hockessin, DE 19707
This day of outdoor fun will include kite-flying, hay-bale obstacle courses, hikes and hayrides.
Pumpkin Madness Festival
Nov. 6, 10 a.m.-10 p.m.
Cherry Crest Adventure Farm, 150 Cherry Hill Road, Ronks, PA 17572
Discover all the ways to destroy a pumpkin during this fun-filled day that includes activities, a pumpkin drop and fireworks.
Nov. 6, 11 a.m.-2 p.m.
Smith Memorial Playground, 3500 Reservoir Drive, Philadelphia, PA 19121
Elementary-aged children will be able to watch craft demonstrations and receive take-home kits from CraftNOW.
Day of the Dead Community Festival
Nov. 6, 3-5 p.m.
Arts Council of Princeton, 102 Witherspoon St., Princeton, NJ 08542
This Day of the Dead celebration will include family-friendly sugar skull
decorating, folk arts and crafts, food, drink and traditional dance.
Nov. 6-7, 10 a.m.
Peddler’s Village, 2400 Street Road, New Hope, PA 18938
Kick off apple season in Bucks County with a weekend of family fun at Peddler’s Village. Shops are open until 8 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 6.