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FEATURED EVENTS

Dates: 
05/20/2018
05/24/2018
05/25/2018

Location:

121 N. Columbus Blvd
Philadelphia, PA, 19106
United States

Phone:

(215) 922-2FUN
Time: 
Monday through Thursday: 1pm - 11pm Friday: 1pm - 1am Saturday: 11am - 1am Sunday: 11am - 11pm

Blue Cross RiverRink SummerFest

Blue Cross RiverRink Summerfest, Philadelphia’s only outdoor roller skating rink, will be back this summer for its fourth season thanks to the continued support of Independence Blue Cross. Blue Cross RiverRink Summerfest is the perfect place to relax and hang out with the entire family. Entrance to the park is free and open to the public. Roller skating, mini-golf, games, rides and concessions are pay-as-you-go.
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Dates: 
05/21/2018
05/25/2018
06/08/2018
Time: 
9:00 AM to 3:00 PM

Location:

Philly Art Center Cherry Hill
1721 Springdale Road
Cherry Hill, NJ, 08003
United States

Phone:

215-765-2787

Philly Art Center Vacation Camp Full Day Cherry Hill

When school is closed, we are open! Kiddo’s love our fun and thoughtful approach to creative learning while working with a huge range of materials to get “outside the box”! Grouped by age, caring teaching artists orchestrate the fun including outside playtime. Sign up for one day or any combination of days. Camps run from 9am-3pm with extra care from 8-9am and 3-6pm (for $5/hour or $2.50/half hour). Extra Care is booked at drop-off, not online. Kids attending vacation camp must be age 5, enrolled in Kindergarten.
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Dates: 
06/01/2018
06/02/2018
06/03/2018

Organization:

Walnut Street Theatre

Location:

825 Walnut Street
Philadelphia, PA, 19107
United States

Phone:

215-574-3550
Time: 
Varies

Ivy + Bean: The Musical

Ivy and Bean could not be more different. They form an unlikely friendship when Bean decides to get revenge on her bossy, older sister. When these two are together the adventures are endless. In this lively musical Ivy and Bean discover that their differences are what make their friendship so exciting.
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Dates: 
05/20/2018
08/19/2018
09/09/2018

Location:

1220 American Boulevard
West Chester, PA, 19380
United States

Phone:

(610) 436-9600
Time: 
12:30pm

Helicopter Rides

Helicopter rides that cost $60.00 per person are offered on selected days at the museum. Each rider must sit in his/her own seat with a seat-belt fastened. No riders are permitted to sit on another's lap. There is no minimum or maximum age requirement for riders; however, if a rider is under 12-years-old, he/she must be accompanied on the ride by a parent or guardian. Rides last 5 minutes, or approximately 7 minutes with loading/unloading. Take to the skies and see the world from a different view! Gift Certificates good for one year from purchase date are available in our awesome Gift Shop OR charge by phone at 610-436-9600 OR purchase via PayPal. Your order will be shipped within 3 days upon receipt.
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Dates: 
05/30/2018

Organization:

Tyler Arboretum

Location:

515 Painter Road
Media, PA, 19063
United States

Phone:

610-566-9134, ext. 200
Time: 
10 - 11am & 1 - 2pm

Toddlers in Nature

Toddlers in Nature programs are for toddlers and their favorite adult.
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Dates: 
05/20/2018

Location:

Italian Market Visitor Center 919 S 9th St
Philadelphia, PA, 19147
United States

Phone:

215-783-6366
Time: 
11 AM to 6 PM

South Street Italian Market Festival

Everyone is Italian on May 19 & 20, when the nation's oldest outdoor market celebrates its annual Italian Market Festival.
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Dates: 
06/03/2018

Location:

23 Dorset Rd,
Devon, PA, 19333
United States

Phone:

(610) 525-2533
Time: 
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Devon Country Fair Children's Day

In 1919, The Devon Country Fair was established as the philanthropic arm of the organization to raise money for Bryn Mawr Hospital, while providing the community with fun-filled family activities.
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Dates: 
05/25/2018
06/08/2018
06/11/2018
Time: 
9:00 AM to 3:00 PM

Location:

Philly Art Center Queen Village
514 Bainbridge Street
Philadelphia, PA, 19147
United States

Phone:

215-765-2787

Philly Art Center Vacation Camp Full Day Queen Village

When school is closed, we are open! Kiddo’s love our fun and thoughtful approach to creative learning while working with a huge range of materials to get “outside the box”! Grouped by age, caring teaching artists orchestrate the fun including outside playtime. Sign up for one day or any combination of days. Camps run from 9am-3pm with extra care from 8-9am and 3-6pm (for $5/hour or $2.50/half hour). Extra Care is booked at drop-off, not online. Kids attending vacation camp must be age 5, enrolled in Kindergarten.
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Dates: 
05/28/2018

Location:

106 W. State Street
Kennett Square, PA, 19348
United States

Phone:

info@historickennettsquare.com
Time: 
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Kennett Square Memorial Day Parade

Kennett Square’s traditional Memorial Day Parade honoring local veterans will kick off on Monday, May 28th, at 10 a.m. with over 1,000 participants this parade is the largest in Kennett Square.
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Dates: 
05/20/2018
05/21/2018
05/22/2018
Time: 
Sunday - Thursday 7:00 p.m. -11:00 p.m. Friday & Saturday 6:00 p.m. -11:00 p.m.

Location:

Franklin Square
200 N 6th St,
Philadelphia, PA, 19106
United States

Phone:

(215) 629-4026

Philadelphia Chinese Lantern Festival

This blockbuster event returns with 28 all-new culturally-inspired lantern sculptures, featuring new lighting technology and displays never before seen in North America, impressive feats of Chinese acrobatics, handicrafts by Chinese folk artists, a Beer Garden, and much more.
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Dates: 
05/23/2018

Location:

23 Dorset Rd,
Devon, PA, 19333
United States

Phone:

(610) 525-2533
Time: 
Varies.

Devon Country Fair First Night at Devon

In 1919, The Devon Country Fair was established as the philanthropic arm of the organization to raise money for Bryn Mawr Hospital, while providing the community with fun-filled family activities.
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Dates: 
05/23/2018

Organization:

Tyler Arboretum

Location:

515 Painter Road
Media, PA, 19063
United States

Phone:

610-566-9134, ext. 200
Time: 
10 - 11:30am or 1 - 2:30pm

Little Chefs

Kids are more likely to try new foods when they help prepare them.
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Dates: 
05/23/2018
05/30/2018

Organization:

Tyler Arboretum

Location:

515 Painter Road
Media, PA, 19063
United States

Phone:

610-566-9134, ext. 200
Time: 
4 PM – 5PM

Afterschool Adventures Club

Connect with friends and nature after school.
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Dates: 
05/23/2018
05/24/2018
05/25/2018

Location:

23 Dorset Rd,
Devon, PA, 19333
United States

Phone:

(610) 525-2533
Time: 
Varies.

Devon Country Fair

In 1919, The Devon Country Fair was established as the philanthropic arm of the organization to raise money for Bryn Mawr Hospital, while providing the community with fun-filled family activities.
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Dates: 
05/24/2018
05/25/2018
05/26/2018

Location:

23 Dorset Rd,
Devon, PA, 19333
United States

Phone:

(610) 525-2533
Time: 
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Devon Country Fair Family Days

In 1919, The Devon Country Fair was established as the philanthropic arm of the organization to raise money for Bryn Mawr Hospital, while providing the community with fun-filled family activities.
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Dates: 
05/22/2018

Organization:

Tyler Arboretum

Location:

515 Painter Road
Media, PA, 19063
United States

Phone:

610-566-9134, ext. 200
Time: 
1 - 2:30pm

Garden Sprouts

Garden Sprouts programs introduce children and their favorite adult to the world of plants and gardening.
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Dates: 
05/26/2018
05/27/2018

Location:

107 E. Lancaster Avenue
Downington, PA, 19335
United States
Time: 
10-6pm 10-5pm

Downington Fine Arts Festival

The Downingtown Fine Arts Festival is presented by David Oleski Events and the Downingtown Main Street Association, in partnership with the Borough of Downingtown.
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Dates: 
06/03/2018

Location:

23 Dorset Rd,
Devon, PA, 19333
United States

Phone:

(610) 525-2533
Time: 
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Devon Country Fair Plant Sale

In 1919, The Devon Country Fair was established as the philanthropic arm of the organization to raise money for Bryn Mawr Hospital, while providing the community with fun-filled family activities.
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Dates: 
06/24/2018
06/25/2018
06/26/2018

Location:

23 Dorset Rd,
Devon, PA, 19333
United States

Phone:

(610) 525-2533
Time: 
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Devon Country Fair Family Days

In 1919, The Devon Country Fair was established as the philanthropic arm of the organization to raise money for Bryn Mawr Hospital, while providing the community with fun-filled family activities.
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Dates: 
05/26/2018
06/02/2018
06/09/2018

Location:

1220 American Boulevard
West Chester, PA, 19380
United States

Phone:

(610) 436-9600
Time: 
2:00pm to 3:00pm

Science Saturday

On select Saturdays between January and June 2018, the American Helicopter Museum & Education Center will host special science programs. These hour-long programs will start at 2:00 p.m. and run for approximately one hour. All programs are FREE with your paid museum admission, and no reservations are required.
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Dates: 
06/08/2018
06/09/2018

Organization:

Penn Museum

Location:

3260 South Street
Philadelphia, PA, 19104
United States

Phone:

215.898.2680
Time: 
5:30 PM – 9:00 AM

40 Winks with the Sphinx

Penn Museum's sleepover, 40 Winks with the Sphinx, invites guests to an overnight "expedition" of the Museum. The night's activities are geared to take intrepid explorers on a journey through time and across continents, with hands-on opportunities, through games and crafts, to explore ancient Egypt, the mummies and hieroglyphics, the ancient Greeks and Romans, the world of the ancient Maya, and more. An unforgettable experience for kids, ages 6 to 12, and their parents or chaperones!
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Dates: 
05/25/2018
06/05/2018
06/06/2018
Time: 
9:00 AM to 3:00 PM

Location:

Philly Art Center Cherry Hill
1721 Springdale Road
Cherry Hill, NJ, 08003
United States

Phone:

215-765-2787

Philly Art Center Vacation Camp Full Day Fairmount

When school is closed, we are open! Kiddo’s love our fun and thoughtful approach to creative learning while working with a huge range of materials to get “outside the box”! Grouped by age, caring teaching artists orchestrate the fun including outside playtime. Sign up for one day or any combination of days. Camps run from 9am-3pm with extra care from 8-9am and 3-6pm (for $5/hour or $2.50/half hour). Extra Care is booked at drop-off, not online. Kids attending vacation camp must be age 5, enrolled in Kindergarten.
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Dates: 
05/31/2018

Organization:

Tyler Arboretum

Location:

515 Painter Road
Media, PA, 19063
United States

Phone:

610-566-9134, ext. 200
Time: 
1 - 2:30pm

Tiny Trackers

Tiny Trackers programs are for children and their favorite adult. Each program includes a lesson and nature exploration.
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Dates: 
05/20/2018
05/22/2018
05/23/2018

Organization:

Arden Theatre Company

Location:

Arden Theatre Company, 40 N. 2nd St.,
Philadelphia, PA, 19106
United States

Phone:

215.922.8900
Time: 
Varies

Snow White

This is Snow White as you’ve never seen it before. A world premiere production of the classic tale that features a beautiful princess, her evil queen, a huntsman, one magic mirror, and the legendary seven dwarfs – all brought to life by TWO ACTORS! From the writer of the Arden’s acclaimed productions of Pinocchio and The Jungle Book comes this new play that features two virtuosic performers bringing a world to life before your eyes with the vibrant creativity and thrilling theatricality you’ve come to expect from Arden Children’s Theatre.
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Dates: 
06/17/2018

Location:

1220 American Boulevard
West Chester, PA, 19380
United States

Phone:

610-436-9600
Time: 
10:00am to 3:00pm

FatherFest

Every year AHMEC celebrates Father’s Day with FatherFest, a great day to honor Dad for all he does. What better way to say “Thank you'” than an awesome helicopter ride (for an additional cost) and awesome activities? It's an exciting day filled with lots of fun!
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Dates: 
05/30/2018

Location:

23 Dorset Rd,
Devon, PA, 19333
United States

Phone:

(610) 525-2533
Time: 
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Devon Country Fair Ladies Day

In 1919, The Devon Country Fair was established as the philanthropic arm of the organization to raise money for Bryn Mawr Hospital, while providing the community with fun-filled family activities.
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Dates: 
05/20/2018

Location:

1617 John F. Kennedy Boulevard Suite 1670
Philadelphia, PA, 19103
United States

Phone:

215.988.9334
Time: 
see website for details

LOVE Your Park Week

Join friends and neighbors to clean, green and celebrate Philly Parks!
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