Weekend Planner: September 1, 2017
Family-fun events and activities in Philadelphia, the suburbs, South Jersey and Delaware for Sept. 1, 2017-Sept. 4, 2017
Top Picks for This Weekend
lenty of fireworks: Kick things off Fri at Wildwood, NJ’s Pine Ave. Beach during the Labor Day Weekend Firewroks Spectacular. Or party with Elmo Sat. & Sun. at Langhorne, PA’s Sesame Place during Labor Day BBQ & Fireworks. Finish Sun. with pyrotechnics over the Delaware, viewable from Battleship New Jersey and Philly's Independence Seaport Museum.
Get a hands-on glimpse of the past during the Labor Day Back–to-School Party at Philly’s Museum of the American Revolution, Sat.-Mon. Families enjoy storytelling, try on period garb, decode secret messages and join drilling demos.
Looking for something to do on your Mon. off? Head into Philly for the Franklin Square Labor Day Celebration, or join Philadelphia’s Tri State Labor Parade and Festival at Penn's Landing, featuring kids’ activities, music and crafts.
More Local Events the Kids Will Love
FREE Grand Opening at Deptford, NJ's Museum of American History, Fri.
FREE Arden Fair at Wilmington, DE's Arden Club, Sat.
Star Wars Day at Wilmington, DE's Delaware Children's Museum, Sat.
Discovery Series: Monarch Metamorphosis at Philly's Morris Arboretum, Sat.
German Volksfest at Philly's Cannstatter Cannstatter Volksfest-Verein, Sat.-Mon.
Polish-American Family Festival and Country Fair at Doylestown, PA's National Shrine of Our Lady of Czestochowa, Sat.-Mon.
Steamin' Day at Yorklyn, DE's Auburn Heights Preserve, Sun.
FREE Artsee Activities: At Work at Philly's Barnes Foundation, Sun.
Scandinavian Fest at Budd Lake, NJ's Vasa Park, Sun.
FREE Blue Cross RiverRink Summerfest Closing Day at Philly's Blue Cross RiverRink, Mon.