Weekend Planner: August 3, 2018
Family-fun events in Philadelphia, the suburbs, South Jersey and Delaware for Aug. 3-5, 2018.
Top Picks for This Weekend
Get a first taste of National Peach Month with festivals at Media, PA's Linvilla Orchards, Princeton, NJ's Terhune Orchards, Philly's Woodford Mansion and others, complete with U-pick fun and plenty of peachy treats.
Get into two art venues FREE during First Sunday programs. Philly's Barnes Foundation gets literary with writing activities and performances, while Chadds Ford, PA's Brandywine River Museum of Art (pictured) blends art making and nature.
Philly's Northern Liberties neighborhood plays host to the FREE 2nd Street Festival Sun. Spanning six blocks, visitors enjoy four stages of local music and entertainment, plus food trucks, vendors and kids' activities.
More Local Events the Kids Will Love
$5 Friday After 5 at Wilmington, DE's Hagley Museum and Library, Fri.
Riverfront Blues Festival at Wilmington, DE's Tubman-Garrett Riverfront Park, Fri.-Sun.
FREE Antique Fire Apparatus Show at Pennsauken, NJ's Cooper River Park, Sat.
FREE Craft Beer and Crab Festival at Cape May, NJ;s Emlen Physick Estate, Sat.
FREE Schuylkill Freedoms Festival at Valley Forge, PA's Freedoms Foundation at Valley Forge, Sat.
In the Good Old Summertime Festival at Schwenksville, PA's Pennypacker Mills, Sat.
Butterfly Festival at Pennington, NJ's Watershed Institute, Sat.
Pennsylvania Renaissance Faire Opening Weekend at Manheim, PA's Mount Hope Estate and Winery, Sat. & Sun.
FRE ACANA African Festival at Philly's Great Plaza at Penn's Landing, Sun.
FREE Play Without Boundaries at Philly's Please Touch Museum, Sun