Weekend Planner: March 18, 2016

Family-fun events and activities in Philadelphia, the suburbs, South Jersey and Delaware for March 18 - March 20, 2016.

Top Picks for The Weekend

Head to Lambertville, NJ's Howell Living History Farm Sat. for a FREE Visit from the Horse Doctor, Dentist & Shoer. Watch horses get their spring shots, listen to their heartbeat with a stethoscope and see what horse care was like in the 1900s.



Bring your fleet of fishermen to Media, PA’s Linvilla Orchards Sat. for the Expert Fishing Derby. With no experience required and plenty of trout swimming in Orchard Lake, everyone can enjoy an afternoon by the water. Whoever reels in the biggest catch wins a prize!



Spring is here! Kick off the season with a sweet treat Sun. from your local Rita's Water Ice for its First Day of Spring Celebration – aka FREE water ice! With locations open from 12noon to 9pm, lines can get long, so make sure you're there early.


Easter Events


More Local Events the Kids Will Love

Star Party: March Sky at Wilmington, DE's Delaware Museum of Natural History, Fri.

Cub Scout Bears & Girl Scout Juniors: Earth's Endangered at Wilmington, DE's Brandywine Zoo & Boy Scout and Cub Scout Day at Philly's National Constitution Center, Sat.

FREE Makers Faire at Westampton, NJ's Burlington County Library, Sat.

Egyptomania at Philly's Penn Museum, Sat.

FREE Seussology at Phoenixville, PA's Phoenixville Public Library, Sat.

Night Hike and Campfire at Gladwyne, PA's Riverbend Environmental Education Center, Sat.

FREE African American Heritage Family Festival at Baltimore, MD's Walters Art Museum, Sat.

Spring Celebration at Philly's Please Touch Museum, Sat. & Sun.

Family Tour: Artsee Highlights at Philly's Barnes Foundation, Sun.

FREE Family Arts Academy: Street Print at Philly's Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Sun.

Categories: FYI, Weekend Planner