Weekend Planner: February 23, 2018

Family-fun events and activities in Philadelphia, the suburbs, South Jersey and Delaware for Feb. 23, 2018-Feb. 25, 2018

Top Picks for This Weekend 

Few pairings are as timeless and tasty as pancakes and syrup. Find out how the topping is made during six maple-sugaring programs Sat. & Sun. in PA, DE and NJ. Visit stations that demonstrate the process, then enjoy fresh syrup paired with pancakes or other treats.



Gather round Main St. in Manayunk Sun. and watch as 16 string bands from one of Philly's favorite traditions parade through town for the FREE Mummers Mardi Gras. After, visit participating restaurants that serve as string-band "clubhouses."



Spirit of Christmas Celebration New Castle DEEmbark on a prehistoric journey without leaving your seat Sat. at Princeton, NJ’s McCarter Theatre. During the engaging and educational Erth’s Dinosaur Zoo Live, you’ll travel the globe and interact with a cast of lifelike dinosaurs along the way.



More Local Events the Kids Will Love

Dinos After Dark at Philly's Academy of Natural Sciences, Fri.

Hockessin Art Festival at Hockessin, DE's Hockessin Memorial Hall, Fri.-Sun.

Puppy Yoga at Philly's Amrita Yoga & Wellness, Sat.

Stories Come Alive Claymation Workshop at Philly's The Clay Studio, Sat.

FREE Chinese New Year Celebration at Wilmington, DE's Delaware Art Museum, Sat.

Science Saturday: Pump It Up! at Wilmington, DE's Hagley Museum and Library, Sat.

Celebration of African Cultures at Philly's Penn Museum, Sat.

Winter Fairy Land at Pennington, NJ's Watershed Center, Sat.

Owl Prowl at Medford, NJ's Woodford Cedar Run Wildlife Refuge, Sat.

The Princess and the Pea at Media, PA's Media Theatre, Sun.

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