Weekend Planner: October 27, 2017

Family-fun events and activities in Philadelphia, the suburbs, South Jersey and Delaware for Oct. 27 2017-Oct. 29, 2017

Top Picks for This Weekend

Ditch the car and get active during Philly's Free Streets Day Sat. Vehicular traffic is shut down from 3rd & Chestnut Sts. to 5th St.& Indiana Ave. in favor of mural painting, fitness fun and miles of open play.


Keep the kids busy Fri.-Sun. at the FREE Sea Witch Festival throughout DE's Rehoboth and Dewey Beaches. Standouts include costume and dog parades, the Tyke Bike Race, monster magic shows, a broom-tossing contest and the Sea Witch Hunt.



Spirit of Christmas Celebration New Castle DEThe Laurel Hill Cemetery in Philly tones down the spook factor just for Sun.'s Fall Family Day. Dress in costume to enjoy a parade, pumpkin patch, hayrides and tales told by the Fairy Queen.



More Local Events the Kids Will Love

Not-So-Scary Halloween at Chesterfield, NJ's Fernbrook Farms Environmental Education Center, Fri.-Sun.

Trick-or-Treat Weekend at Egg Harbor, Twp., NJ's Storybook Land, Fri.-Sun.

Goodies and Goblins at Dover, DE's Delaware Agricultural Museum, Sat.

FREE Fall Pumpkin Fest at Philly's Headhouse Square, Sat.

Spider's Tea Party at Doylestown, PA's Peace Valley Nature Center, Sat.

Day of the Dead Celebration at Philly's Penn Museum, Sat.

Monster Mash at Philly's Please Touch Museum, Sat.

Healthy Halloween at Philly's Smith Memorial Playground, Sat.

Goblins in the Garden at Camden, NJ's Camden Children's Garden, Sat. & Sun.

Halloween Express on Wilmington, DE's Wilmington & Western Railroad, Sun.

Trick-or-Treat Opportunities

Halloween weekend isn’t complete without trick-or-treat! Check out 20-plus events where you can don your costume and snag some goodies.

Categories: FYI, Weekend Planner