Weekend Planner: August 14, 2015

Family-fun events and activities in Philadelphia, the suburbs, South Jersey and Delaware for Aug. 14 - Aug. 16, 2015.

Top Picks for This Weekend

Get an up-close look at butterflies and enjoy a story & snack during the Butterfly Tea Party at Pennington, NJ's Stony Brook-Millstone Watershed Reserve on Fri.


Fly over to the World Helicopter Day Celebration at West Chester, PA's American Helicopter Museum & Education Center on Sat. to take one for a spin and enjoy games & food vendors.

Explore dozens of fire trucks and watch firefighters show off their skills in competitions Sun. during the FREE Antique Fire Apparatus and Muster at Millville, NJ's Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center.



More Local Events the Kids Will Love

Shark Shack Tour at Camden, NJ's Adventure Aquarium, Thurs.-Mon.

Shooting Stars & S'mores at Philly's Schuylkill Center for Environmental Education, Fri.

FREE Festival of India and Caribbean Festival at Philly's Great Plaza at Penn's Landing, Sat. and Sun.

SummerFest at Wilmington, DE's Greenbank Station, Sat.

All-American Day at Wilmington, DE's Hagley Museum, Sat.

FREE PNC Grow Up Great at Philly's Kimmel Center Common Wealth Plaza, Sat.

FREE Backpack Drive at Newark, DE's Las Americas ASPIRA Academy, Sat.

FREE Watermelon Festival at Robbinsville, NJ's Oasis Family Farm, Sat.-Sun.

Civil War Living History at Chester Springs, PA's The Mill at Anselma, Sat.-Sun.

National Coaster Day at Jackson, NJ's Six Flags Great Adventure, Sun.

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