Weekend Planner: August 4, 2017

Family-fun events and activities in Philadelphia, the suburbs, South Jersey and Delaware for Aug. 4, 2017- Aug. 6, 2017

Top Picks for This Weekend

During Sun.’s FREE Second Street Festival, a six-block stretch that plays host to a Philly-centric lineup of five bands on three stages, more than 150 food, drink and merchandise vendors and dozens of food trucks.


Spirit of Christmas Celebration New Castle DECheer on the Diamond State Base Ball Club during a game of 19th-century “Base Ball” as part of All-American Day at Wilmington, DE’s Hagley Museum. Get there early to catch batting practice and try other period sports.



Whether they're climbing aboard or admiring from afar, kids love big trucks. They'll see plenty Sun. during FREE Antique Fire Apparatus Show at Pennsauken, NJ’s Cooper River Park, featuring old and new vehicles, fire-safety displays and kids’ activities.



More Local Events the Kids Will Love

Musikfest throughout Bethlehem, PA's Historic District, Aug. 4-13

New Jersey Fringe Festival at Hammonton, NJ's Eagle Theatre, Fri.-Sun.

Riverfront Blues Festival at Wilmington, DE's Tubman-Garrett Riverfront Park, Fri-Sun.

Craft Beer & Crab Festival at Cape May, NJ's Emlen Physick Estate, Sat.

FREE Global Big Latch On Breastfeeding Event at Philly's Franklin Square Park, Sat.

"In the Good Old Summertime" Festival at Schwenksville, PA's Pennypacker Mills, Sat.

Peach Party & Pancake Breakfast at Elkton, MD's Milburn Orchards, Sat. & Sun.

Pennsylvania Renaissance Faire at Manheim, PA's Mount Hope Estate and Winery, Sat. & Sun.

Just Peachy Festival at Princeton, NJ's Terhune Orchards, Sat. & Sun.

FREE Family Festival: Move Like aAnimal at Philly's Philadelphia Museum of Art Sun.


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