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FEATURED EVENTS

African Culture Fest at Philadelphia Zoo

Philadelphia Zoo is partnering with Odunde365 to bring a weekend of African culture, dance, and food to the Zoo! The event, hosted on Saturday, August 3 & Sunday, August 4 from 11am-3pm, continues the celebration of South Philly’s Annual Odunde Festival, the largest African-American street festival and celebration of its kind in the country. Guests are welcome to attend special performances, cooking demonstrations and even learn some moves during an Odunde365 dance class! The West Philly Reading Captains will also be in attendance giving out themed books during the event. African Culture Fest is included with Zoo tickets or membership.
Dates: 
08/03/2024
08/04/2024
11 am - 3 pm
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Organization:

Philadelphia Zoo

Location:

3400 W Girard Ave
Philadelphia, PA, 19104
United States

Phone:

215-243-1100

Celebrate SpongeBob SquarePants' 25th Anniversary!

Parents! In honor of 25 years of SpongeBob SquarePants, Adventure Aquarium has partnered with Nickelodeon to bring the nautical nonsense to the Philadelphia area. From July 15 through September 15, Adventure Aquarium will host an immersive SpongeBob experience with photo ops, SpongeBob-themed kid's activities, episode screenings, and more.
Dates: 
07/22/2024
07/23/2024
07/24/2024
9:30 am - 5 pm
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Organization:

Adventure Aquarium

Location:

1 Riverside Drive
Camden, NJ, 08103
United States

Phone:

844-474-(3474)

2024 Peach Festival at Peddler's Village

Celebrate the Peach Festival and National Peach Month at Peddler’s Village! The Peach Festival on Saturday & Sunday, August 3 & 4 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. is a peach lover’s paradise with plenty of peachy treats, live entertainment, and scenic strolls through our summer gardens! Peddler’s Village shops will be open until 8 p.m. on Saturday. Admission and parking are free. Rain or shine.
Dates: 
08/03/2024
08/04/2024
11 am - 6 pm
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Organization:

Peddler's Village

Location:

Peddler's Village, Routes 202 & 263 Lahaska,
Bucks County, PA, 18931
United States

Phone:

(215) 794-4000

LEGO ® DREAMZzz: Agents Wanted

Night Agents Wanted! Take part in the LEGO Dream Trials at LEGOLAND Discovery Center Philadelphia!
Dates: 
08/03/2024
08/04/2024
08/05/2024
9:30-5:00pm
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Location:

500 West Germantown Pike
Plymouth Meeting, PA, 19462
United States

Phone:

267-245-9696

Free Entrance Days in the National Parks!

Come experience the national parks! On six days in 2024, all National Park Service sites that charge an entrance fee will offer free admission to everyone.
Dates: 
08/04/2024
09/28/2024
11/11/2024
See website for details.
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Organization:

National Park Service

Location:

1849 C St NW
Washington, DC, 20240
United States

Phone:

202-208-6843

Meet the Women of the 18th Century

Meet the Women of the 18th Century representing the diverse population of Colonial Philadelphia at the Betsy Ross House! Learn about their lives and the era they lived in by hearing their true, interactive stories!
Dates: 
07/26/2024
07/27/2024
07/28/2024
Fridays, Saturdays, & Sundays: 11 am - 3 pm
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Organization:

Betsy Ross House

Location:

239 Arch St
Pennsylvania, PA, (215) 629-4026
United States

Phone:

19106

TROLLS: Save the Humans - Philadelphia Zoo

As America's first zoo, Philadelphia Zoo has over 160 years of experience in conserving wildlife, caring for animals, and educating our communities. Home to more than 1,900 rare and endangered animals, the Zoo continues to reach new heights, offering award-winning animal exhibits, state-of-the-art healthcare facilities, award-winning education and conservation programs, and exceptional guest services, making it one of the most renowned zoos in the world. Festivities begin at 12:00 PM with performances, activities, and a color throwing ceremony! Join us for this joyous day celebrating Holi.
Dates: 
07/22/2024
07/23/2024
07/24/2024
9:30 am - 5 pm
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Organization:

Philadelphia Zoo

Location:

3400 W Girard Ave
Philadelphia, PA, 19104
United States

Phone:

215-243-1100

Awbury’s Farm Market - Awbury Arboretum

The Farm is always free and open to walk and explore, but on Sunday afternoons from spring through fall, you can enjoy fresh local foods, buy fresh produce, and shop for artisan goods. In addition, we have Awbury staff and partner organizations on site to answer your questions, plus fun, family-friendly activities, wellness events, workshops, and demonstrations on the first Sunday of every month.
Dates: 
07/28/2024
08/04/2024
08/11/2024
1-5 pm
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Location:

The Farm at Awbury
6336 Ardleigh St,
Philadelphia, PA, 19138
United States

Phone:

215-849-2855

Wild Kratts®: Creature Power®! - Please Touch Museum

Created by Minnesota Children’s Museum and inspired by the popular PBS children’s series, Wild Kratts®: Creature Power®! invites you to explore the secret lives of amazing animals. Explore at Philadelphia’s Please Touch Museum from May 31 through September 1. In this exhibit, visitors can investigate four animal habits from around the world.
Dates: 
07/22/2024
07/24/2024
07/25/2024
Mon & Wed-Sun 9-4:30. On Sunday, 6/9, we open to general admission visitors at 11 AM. Online reservations required for ages 1+
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Organization:

Please Touch Museum

Location:

4231 Avenue of the Republic
Philadelphia, PA, 19131
United States

Phone:

215-581-3181