Weekend Planner: Aug. 26, 2016

Family-fun events and activities in Philadelphia, the suburbs, South Jersey and Delaware for Aug. 26-Aug. 28, 2016.

Enjoy a relaxing afternoon with the family at one of Philly's most popular nature spots for FREE fishing, giveaways and treats during Go Fishing Day at the Wissahickon Environmental Center.






You'll need your appetite for this one! Sample burgers made on-site by the area's best chefs as they vie for prizes Sat. during the Delaware Burger Battle at Wilmington’s Cauffiel House. Be sure to cast your vote for the “People’s Choice” award.




Do your kids love roller coasters? Show them the science behind the thrill during interactive activities at the Hagley Museum’s Science Saturday: Rocking Roller Coasters in Wilmington, DE.



More Local Events the Kids Will Love

FREE Sports Card, Toys, Comics & Collectibles Show at Wildwood, NJ's Wildwoods Convention Center, Fri.-Sun.

FREE JDRF/FARE Crab Race at Seaside Heights, NJ's Breakwater Beach, Sat.

Seafarin' Saturday at Philly's Independence Seaport Museum, Sat.

FREE Tomato Celebration at Media, PA's Linvilla Orchards, Sat.

FREE August Quarterly Festival at Wilmington, DE's Tubman-Garrett Riverfront Park, Sat.

Nocturnal Adventures at Clayton, DE's 3 Palms Zoo, Sat. & Sun.

Chocolate & Vanilla Celebration at Camden, NJ's Camden Children's Garden, Sat. & Sun.

Jr. Zookeeper Workshop at Wilmington, DE's Brandywine Zoo, Sun.

FREE Grow Up Great at Philly's Kimmel Center, Sun.

Dragons and Damsels at E. Norriton, PA's Norristown Farm Park, Sun.

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