Weekend Planner: October 2, 2015
Family-fun events and activities in Philadelphia, the suburbs, South Jersey and Delaware for Oct. 2 - Oct. 4, 2015.
Top Picks for This Weekend
Double the fun Sat.-Sun. at Pumpkin Palooza, found at Cherry Hill, NJ's Garden State Discovery Museum & Springdale Farms. Make fall crafts and hop in the moon bounce at the museum, then get to the farm for hayrides and a corn maze.
It's a good weekend for the family dog! Play with your pup at the FREE Bark in the Park Sat. at PA's Nottingham County Park. On Sat.-Sun., dock diving and contests are all part of the fun during Fido's Festival at Columbus, NJ's Burlington Co. Fairgrounds.
At the FREE Family Arts Festival on Sun., visitors to Philly's Lenfest Plaza (by the PA Academy of the Fine Arts) will paint, draw, go on scavenger hunts and watch performers from around the city.
More Local Events the Kids Will Love
Candied Apple Making & Hayride at Wilmington, DE's Bellevue State Park, Fri.
Woodland Fairy Tales at New Hope, PA's Bowman's Hill Wildflower Preserve, Sat.
Migration Exploration Walk at Avondale, PA's Bucktoe Creek Preserve, Sat.
Superhero 5K Run & 1K Kids' Run/Family Walk at Philly's Philadelphia Zoo, Sat.
Family Culinary Series: Doughnuts! at Wayne, PA's Wayne Art Center, Sat.
Truck & Tractor Day at Wilmington, DE's Winterthur Museum, Sat.
Pumpkin Harvest Festival Weekend at Elkton, MD's Milburn Orchards, Sat.-Sun.
FREE ARTSee Activities: Hats Off! at Philly's Barnes Foundation, Sun.
FREE Blackwood Pumpkin Festival at Blackwood, NJ's Mainstage Center for the Arts, Sun.
FREE Fall for the Arts Festival at Philly's Chestnut Hill neighborhood, Sun.