Weekend Planner: August 17, 2018

Family-fun events in Philadelphia, the suburbs, South Jersey and Delaware for Aug. 17-19, 2018.

Top Picks for This Weekend

Calling all Minecrafters! Don't miss Minecraft Day Sat. at Philly's Franklin Institute, featuring mini-game challenges, themed karaoke, 3D printing, crafts and science shows.


Head to Middletown, DE’s Main Street Sat. for the FREE Old Tyme Peach Festival, complete with a parade, pie contest, crafts, games, kids’ activities, entertainment and, of course, peaches galore.


More than 80 fire trucks pull up to Millville, NJ's WheatonArts Sun. for the FREE Glasstown Antique Fire Brigade and Muster Family Day. Cheer on firefighters during skills competitions, then enjoy a flea market and vendors.


More Local Events the Kids Will Love

Harlem Globetrotters at Wildwood, NJ's Wildwoods Convention Center, through Sat.

World's Fair of Money at Philly's Pennsylvania Convention Center, through Sat.

Camping in the Sculpture Garden at Wilmington, DE's Delaware Art Museum, Sat.

Country Fest at Norristown, PA's Elmwood Park Zoo, Sat.

Pirate Day at Philly's Fort Mifflin, Sat.

FREE Collingswood Crafts and Fine Art Festival on Collingswood, NJ's Haddon Avenue, Sat. & Sun.

FREE Family Sports Day at Philly's Franklin Square, Sun.

FREE Caribbean Festival at Philly's Great Plaza at Penn's Landing, Sun.

Jersey Shore Comics and Toys Show at Toms River, NJ’s Toms River Elks, Sun.

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