Weekend Planner: October 25, 2019
Family-fun events and activities in Philadelphia, the suburbs, South Jersey and Delaware for Oct. 25-27, 2019
Top Picks for This Weekend
Philly's Headhouse Square plays host to the FREE South Street Pumpkinfest Saturday, complete with circus performances, live music, a straw-bale maze, pumpkin putt-putt golf, costume contests and a pumpkin-pie eating contest.
Experience Mexican culture and traditions during the family-friendly CultureFest! Dia de Los Muertos (Day of the Dead) celebration at Philly’s Penn Museum Saturday. You’ll enjoy music & dance performances, puppetry, storytelling, sugar skulls, arts & crafts, and the centerpiece of the event, an elaborate altar created by local artists.
Dewey and Rehoboth Beaches unite to host the family-favorite FREE Sea Witch Festival Friday through Sunday. Equal parts silly and spooky, highlights include costume and dog parades, a Sea Witch Hunt, trick-or-treat, hayrides and beach games.
More Events in Philly and the Main Line
Haunted Helicopters at West Chester’s American Helicopter Museum, Saturday
FREE Fall Fest and Spooky Saturday on Philly’s East Passyunk Avenue, Saturday
FREE Witches of Narberth Scavenger Hunt at Narberth’s Haverford and Forrest Aves., Saturday
Seaport Spooktacular at Philly’s Independence Seaport Museum, Saturday
Fall Family Day Parade and Picnic at Philly’s Laurel Hill Cemetery, Sunday
More Events in Delaware
Children’s Fantasy Trail at Lewes’ Cape Henlopen State Park, Friday through Sunday
Halloween Express on Wilmington’s Wilmington and Western Railroad, Sunday
More Events in South Jersey
Not-So-Scary Halloween at Chesterfield’s Fernbrook Farms Environmental Education Center, Saturday and Sunday
Trick-or-Treat Weekend at Egg Harbor Township’s Storybook Land, Saturday and Sunday
FREE 18th-Century Field Day at National Park’s Red Bank Battlefield, Sunday