Weekend Planner: September 28, 2018

Family-fun events in Philadelphia, the suburbs, South Jersey and Delaware for Sept. 28-30, 2018

Top Picks for This Weekend

A new FREE family attraction opens Fri.! The Discovery Center in Philly's East Fairmount Park boasts a climbing wall, walking trail, aerial challenge course and observation decks where you can spot up to 100 bird species.


Here's a great excuse to play in the mud: Head to The Clay Studio's future Philly location for the FREE Clay Fest Sat. to enjoy clay-animation and wheel-throwing workshops, an ice-cream social and "wheel battles."


Enjoy a day of creativity and play during the FREE MightyFest Carnival Sat. at Philly's Aviator Park. Hosted by Mighty Writers, kids partake in fun writing activities and watch literary, music and theatre performances.


More Local Events the Kids Will Love

FREE Oktoberfest on Ardmore, PA's Cricket Avenue, Sat.

FREE Korean Festival at Wilmington, DE's Delaware Art Museum and Korean Harvest Festival at Philly's Morris Arboretum, Sat.

Autumn Crafts and Collectibles Show at Cape May, NJ's Emlen Physick Estate, Sat.

FREE Italian Festival at Galloway, NJ's Historic Smithville and Village Greene, Sat.

Civil War Battle and Camp at Newtown Square, PA's Colonial Pennsylvania Plantation, Sat. & Sun.

FREE Downingtown Fall Fest at Downingtown, PA's Green Street and East Pennsylvania Avenue, Sun.

FREE  Chestnut Hill Fall for the Arts Festival on Philly's Germantown Avenue, Sun.

FREE Woofstock Festival at Voorhees, NJ's John Connelly Park, Sun.

Once Upon a Time Crafternoon at Doylestown, PA's Mercer Museum, Sun.

The Prego Expo at Philly's Pennsylvania Convention Center, Sun.

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