Weekend Planner: May 22, 2015

Family-fun events and activities in Philadelphia, the suburbs, South Jersey and Delaware for May 22 - May 25, 2015.

Top Picks for This Weekend

The hammocks are back! Celebrate the FREE Grand Opening of Philly’s Spruce Street Harbor Park & Blue Cross RiverRink Summerfest, Fri.-Mon., with face painters, stilt walkers, circus artists, arts & crafts and the city’s first outdoor roller-skating rink.


Honor those who’ve given their lives in defense of our freedom during Memorial Day Weekend 2015 at Philly’s National Constitution Center, Sat.-Mon., with daily flag ceremonies, patriotic crafts and Thank-a-Vet postcards. Bonus: Admission is FREE Mon.



Bring the whole family to Collingswood, NJ’s FREE May Fair, Sat. along Haddon Ave., for pony rides, carnival games and live music. Make sure to swing by and say “hi!” to the MK team, enter to win Riversharks tickets and make a fan-favorite butterfly craft. 



More Local Events the Kids Will Love

FREE Buccaneer Bash Pirate Festival at Frederica, DE’s Bowers Beach Maritime Museum, Fri.-Sun.

Heroes Weekend at Philly’s Please Touch Museum, Fri.-Mon.; Marvel Superhero Day, Sat.

FREE Wildwoods International Kite Festival at NJ’s Wildwoods Convention Center and Rio Grande Ave. Beach, Fri.-Mon.

Columbus Ships Tour at Barnegat Light, NJ’s Viking Village, Fri.-Tues.

Garden Railway Grand Opening at Philly’s Morris Arboretum, Sat.

FREE Maritime Festival at Lewes, DE’s Zwaanendael Museum, Sat.

POPS Performance for Memorial Day at Kennett Square, PA’s Longwood Gardens, Sat.

Seashore Safari at Lewes, DE’s Seaside Nature Center, Sat.

17th Century Timeline and Skirmish at Newtown Square, PA’s Colonial Pennsylvania Plantation, Sat. & Sun.

FREE Creek Critters at E. Norriton, PA’s Norristown Farm Park, Sun.


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