Weekend Planner: December 23, 2015
Family-fun events and activities in Philadelphia, the suburbs, South Jersey and Delaware for Dec. 23 - Dec. 27, 2015.
Season's greetings from your friends at MetroKids! We hope you and your family have the happiest of holidays.
Top Picks for This Weekend
History comes to life Fri. during the FREE Christmas Day Crossing Reenactment at PA's Washington Crossing Park. Families watch re-enactors in military garb row replica boats across the water and listen to a speech by General Washington.
Enjoy a flurry of indoor family fun during Winterfest at Aston, PA's IceWorks Sun. Activities include FREE skate lessons, hockey & figure-skating exhibits, crafts and a snowman-building contest.
From Sat. through Dec. 30, Philly's Academy of Natural Sciences hosts themed All-Star Days, with a focus on everything from dinosaurs and bugs to birds, reptiles and weird things in jars.
More Local Events the Kids Will Love
Winter Wonderland at Cape May, NJ's Congress Hall, Wed.
Murray the Elf and the Case of the Gruesome Gumdrops at Ambler, PA's Act II Playhouse, Wed.-Sun.
Being ___ at Christmas at Philly's National Museum of American Jewish History, Fri.
Dance Party at Wilmington, DE's Delaware Children's Museum, Sat.
Macy's Family Fun Day: Kwanzaa Celebration at Philly's African American Museum in Philadelphia, Sat.-Sun.
Magic in Toyland: Live Children's Theatre at NJ's Broadway Theatre of Pitman, Sat.-Dec. 29
Boardwalk Basketball Classic at Wildwood, NJ's Wildwoods Convention Center, Sat.-Dec. 30
Holiday Week at Philly's National Constitution Center, Sat.-Dec. 31
Family Hour at Philly's National Liberty Museum, Sun.