Weekend Planner: October 4, 2019

Family-fun events and activities in Philadelphia, the suburbs, South Jersey and Delaware for Oct. 4-6, 2019

Top Picks for This Weekend

Journey "under the sea" with Ariel and her aquatic friends in Disney's The Little Mermaid, Jr., a song-filled musical for kids adapted from the hit Disney Broadway show and the Academy Award-winning movie.

Welcome a new season during the FREE Midtown Village Fall Festival Saturday. The fun centers around 13th & Chestnut Sts., where you’ll find merchant and vendor displays, crafters, food and drink sampling, performances and kids’ activities. 

collingswood book festival

Show the kids the importance of literacy during the FREE Collingswood Book Festival Saturday on Haddon Avenue. Families meet booksellers and storytellers, enjoy poetry readings and exhibits, stock up on books and get their creativity flowing during workshops and activities.

More Events in Philly and the Main Line

FREE Revolutionary Germantown Festival at Philly’s Cliveden, Saturday

FREE Fall Harvest Festival at Glen Mills’ Newlin Grist Mill, Saturday

Fall Family Weekend at Philly’s Morris Arboretum, Saturday and Sunday

FREE First Sunday for Families: Fairytale Fun at Chadds Ford’s Brandywine River Museum of Art, Sunday


More Events in Delaware

Harvest Moon Festival at Greenville’s Coverdale Farm Preserve, Saturday

Truck and Tractor Day at Wilmington’s Winterthur Museum, Garden and Library, Saturday 


More Events in South Jersey

FREE Blackwood Pumpkin Festival at Blackwood’s Mainstage Center for the Arts, Saturday

FREE Aura Fall Festival at Mullica Hill’s Mood's Farm Market, Saturday

Festival of Fine Craft at Millville’s WheatonArts, Saturday and Sunday

FREE Family Float Festival at Eastampton’s Historic Smithville Park, Sunday

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