Weekend Planner: January 11, 2019
Family-fun events in Philadelphia, the suburbs, South Jersey and Delaware for Jan. 11-13, 2019
Top Picks for This Weekend
Looking for inspiration on how to jazz up your living space? Don’t miss the Philly Home Show, Friday through Sunday at the Pennsylvania Convention Center. You’ll find hundreds of exhibitors and experts, celeb sightings (including an HGTV star!), contests and workshops.
Calling all animal lovers! Head to the Greater Philadelphia Pet Expo, Friday through Sunday at Oaks, PA’s Greater Philadelphia Expo Center. Families enjoy hands-on seminars, exhibits, entertainment and plenty of petting opportunities. Plus, ages 12 & younger get in FREE on Friday night.
>> Which pet is right for your lifestyle? Here's what to consider.
Let’s dance! Part of the citywide Philly Loves Bowie event series, Blue Cross RiverRink is hosting a kid-friendly Snowy Bowie Skate Party on Sunday, complete with a Bowie-themed soundtrack, face painting and screenings of Labyrinth and concert footage.
>> Ice skating is great exercise! Here are more ways for the family to get fit.
More Local Events the Kids Will Love
More PA Events
Know Your Brain Day at Philly’s Franklin Institute, Friday
Macy’s Family Fun Day: New Year, New Voices at Philly’s African American Museum in Philadelphia, Saturday
Second Saturday: Let the Games Begin at Philly’s Penn Museum, Saturday
Indoor Mini Golf Opening Weekend at Media's Linvilla Orchards, Saturday and Sunday
FREE Cross–Country Ski Adventure at East Norriton’s Norristown Farm Park, Sunday
PECO Family Jams: Mosaic Medallions at Philly’s Philadelphia's Magic Gardens, Sunday
More DE Events
Geocaching Program at Wilmington’s Alapocas Run State Park, Saturday
Family Second Sunday at Wilmington’s Delaware Art Museum, Sunday
More NJ Events
In Search of Owls Hike at Pennington’s Watershed Institute, Friday
Wildlife Survival Program at Cranbury’s Plainsboro Preserve, Saturday