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FEATURED EVENTS

Dates: 
08/28/2018

Organization:

Tyler Arboretum

Location:

515 Painter Road
Media, PA, 19063
United States

Phone:

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

Garden Sprouts at Tyler Arboretum

Garden Sprouts programs introduce children and their favorite adult to the world of plants and gardening.
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Dates: 
08/17/2018
08/24/2018
09/07/2018

Organization:

Bartram's Garden

Location:

5400 Lindbergh Blvd.
Philadelphia, PA, 19143
United States
Time: 
10:30 AM - 12:15 PM

Free Yoga and Meditation Classes

Join us for free indoor/outdoor yoga and meditation classes in the garden this summer, open to the public free of charge on Fridays thanks to a new partnership with the Family Practice and Counseling Network.
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Dates: 
08/17/2018

Location:

3500 Reservoir Dr
Philadelphia, PA, 19121
United States

Phone:

215-765-4325
Time: 
4:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Kidchella Music Festival 2018 at Smith Memorial Playground and Playhouse

Smith Memorial Playground & Playhouse’s wildly popular Kidchella Music Festival continues for a fifth year with remaining concerts on July 20 and August 17.
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Dates: 
08/19/2018

Organization:

Elmwood Park Zoo

Location:

1661 Harding Blvd
Norristown, PA, 19401
United States

Phone:

800.652.4143
Time: 
8:30 AM - 10 AM

Early Access Morning

EPZ would like to offer the opportunity for our guests with special needs, and their caregivers and family members, to enjoy early entry to the zoo!
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Dates: 
08/18/2018

Location:

300 S Broad St
Philadelphia, PA, 19102
United States

Phone:

+1 215-893-1999
Time: 
11 AM - 12 PM

Grow Up Great at the Kimmel Center!

Round up the kids and head to the Kimmel Center - it's Grow Up Great time again!
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Dates: 
08/16/2018
08/17/2018

Organization:

Tyler Arboretum

Location:

515 Painter Road
Media, PA, 19063
United States

Phone:

610-566-9134 ext. 302
Time: 
9am – 3pm

Explorers Camp (Grades 1-5)

Explorers camps are full-day camps where kids can be kids.
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Dates: 
08/17/2018
08/18/2018

Location:

120 Radcliffe Street
Bristol, PA, 19007
United States

Phone:

215-785-6664
Time: 
11:00 AM

DISNEY’S BEAUTY & THE BEAST JR.

Music by Alan Menken • Lyrics by Howard Ashman & Tim Rice • Book by Linda Woolverton
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Dates: 
08/17/2018
09/14/2018
10/19/2018

Organization:

Elmwood Park Zoo

Location:

1661 Harding Blvd
Norristown, PA, 19401
United States

Phone:

800.652.4143
Time: 
5:30 PM - 9:00 AM

ZooSnooze at Elmwood Park Zoo

Discover what happens at the Zoo after the sun goes down at Elmwood Park Zoo's "ZooSnooze" overnight campouts!
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Dates: 
08/16/2018
08/17/2018
08/18/2018

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: 
08/29/2018

Organization:

Tyler Arboretum

Location:

515 Painter Road
Media, PA, 19063
United States

Phone:

610-566-9134, ext. 200
Time: 
10 - 11:30am

Campfire Chefs at Tyler Arboretum

Little Chefs goes outdoors! Kids are more likely to try new foods when they help prepare them.
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Dates: 
08/22/2018
08/29/2018

Location:

100 E. Northwestern Avenue
Philadelphia, PA, 19118
United States

Phone:

215.247.5777
Time: 
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM

Dates: 
08/22/2018

Location:

300 S Broad St
Philadelphia, PA, 19102
United States

Phone:

+1 215-893-1999
Time: 
3 PM - 5 PM

2018 Arts Education Fair at the Kimmel Center

Register today for the annual Arts Education Fair!
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Dates: 
08/16/2018
08/17/2018
08/20/2018

Location:

890 W. Bridge Street
Morrisville, PA, 19067
United States

Phone:

215-295-1139 Ext. 106
Time: 
8:30 AM-3:30 PM

2018 Snipes Farm Day Camp

There is something for everyone at Snipes Farm Day Camp!
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Dates: 
08/18/2018
08/22/2018
08/25/2018

Organization:

Awbury Arboretum

Location:

1 Awbury Rd
Philadelphia, PA, 19138
United States

Phone:

(215) 849-2855
Time: 
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

AdventureWoods Open Public Hours at Awbury Arboretum

AdventureWoods is Awbury's new natural materials playground- a mixture of structures, paths, and loose materials that invites families to play in nature
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Dates: 
09/08/2018
09/09/2018

Location:

100 E. Northwestern Avenue
Philadelphia, PA, 19118
United States

Phone:

215.247.5777
Time: 
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Dates: 
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: 
08/18/2018
08/25/2018

Organization:

The Schuylkill Center

Location:

8480 Hagy's Mill Road
Philadelphia, PA, 19128
United States

Phone:

215-482-7300
Time: 
10:30 am - 11:30 am

Schuylkill Saturdays: Nature Exploration for Families

Grab your hiking boots for a naturalist-led exploration with your little ones.
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Dates: 
08/23/2018

Organization:

Tyler Arboretum

Location:

515 Painter Road
Media, PA, 19063
United States

Phone:

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

Tiny Trackers at Tyler Arboretum

Tiny Trackers programs are for children and thier favorite adult.
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Dates: 
08/26/2018

Organization:

Tyler Arboretum

Location:

515 Painter Road
Media, PA, 19063
United States

Phone:

610-566-9134, ext. 200
Time: 
10 AM - 2 PM

Bugs and Butterflies at Tyler Arboretum

Join us for our annual celebration of butterflies and bugs.
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Dates: 
08/22/2018

Organization:

Tyler Arboretum

Location:

515 Painter Road
Media, PA, 19063
United States

Phone:

610-566-9134, ext. 200
Time: 
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Toddlers in Nature at Tyler Arboretum

Toddlers in Nature programs are for toddlers and their favorite adult.
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Dates: 
08/25/2018

Organization:

Bartram's Garden

Location:

5400 Lindbergh Blvd.
Philadelphia, PA, 19143
United States
Time: 
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Scavenger Hunt at Bartram's Garden

Come out to enjoy the beautiful Lower Schuylkill and Bartram’s botanical banks while engaging in a family-friendly scavenger hunt.
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Dates: 
08/16/2018
08/17/2018

Organization:

Tyler Arboretum

Location:

515 Painter Road
Media, PA, 19063
United States

Phone:

610-566-9134 ext. 302
Time: 
9am – 3pm

Naturalists Camp (Grades 6-8)

Naturalists camps are designed for campers who are ready for a more in-depth experience, focusing on comprehensiveactivities, team building and off-site adventures.
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Dates: 
08/16/2018
08/17/2018
08/18/2018

Organization:

The Handwork Studio

Location:

35 N. Narberth Avenue
Narberth, PA, 19072
United States

Phone:

610-660-9600
Time: 
Morning: 8-9AM Afternoon: 3-5:30PM

Handwork Day Camp (Ages 5-12)

Picture your child in the care of energetic and imaginative counselors exploring the world of needle-arts.
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Dates: 
08/26/2018

Organization:

Adventure Aquarium

Location:

1 Riverside Drive
Camden, NJ, 08103
United States

Phone:

844-474-(3474)
Time: 
9:00 AM and 11:00 AM

Dates: 
08/18/2018

Organization:

Elmwood Park Zoo

Location:

1661 Harding Blvd
Norristown, PA, 19401
United States

Phone:

800.652.4143
Time: 
12 PM - 4 PM

Country Fest with 92.5 XTU

Yeehaw! Country Fest is BACK by popular demand!
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Dates: 
08/16/2018
08/17/2018
08/18/2018
Time: 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM

Location:

Old Pool Farm
1323 SALFORD STATION Rd
Schwenksville, PA, 19473
United States

Phone:

+1 215-247-1300

57th Annual Philadelphia Folk Festival

The oldest continuously run outdoor music festival in North America turns 57!
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Dates: 
08/16/2018
08/17/2018

Organization:

Elmwood Park Zoo

Location:

1661 Harding Blvd
Norristown, PA, 19401
United States

Phone:

800.652.4143
Time: 
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM EDT

Summer Camp

EPZ Summer Camp 2018
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Dates: 
08/18/2018

Organization:

Elmwood Park Zoo

Location:

1661 Harding Blvd
Norristown, PA, 19401
United States

Phone:

800.652.4143
Time: 
11 AM - 1 PM

Elmwood Park ZOO: 92.5xtu Country Fest at Elmwood Park Zoo

Grab your hats & boots, and join us on Saturday, August 18th from 12-4pm for a day of country-themed activities!
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Dates: 
08/17/2018
09/11/2018

Organization:

Awbury Arboretum

Location:

1 Awbury Rd
Philadelphia, PA, 19138
United States

Phone:

(215) 849-2855
Time: 
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Stars in the Garden! Pollinator Garden Seasonal Tour Series at Awbury Arboretum

Awbury’s volunteer pollinator gardeners will lead seasonal tours during each of the three blooming seasons.
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