FEATURED EVENTS | Kids Out and About Philadelphia

FEATURED EVENTS

Play Without Boundaries | Night Owl Edition at Please Touch Museum

Please join us for Play Without Boundaries, an event where the Please Touch Museum is adapted to provide a relaxed environment for individuals with autism, learning differences, or other sensory and communication needs.
Dates: 
10/19/2018
5 PM – 7 PM
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Organization:

Please Touch Museum

Location:

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

Phone:

215-581-3181

Philadelphia Zoo presents Boo at the Zoo

Philadelphia Zoo is adding a little green to your Halloween with the return of Boo at the Zoo, presented by Children’s Dental Health!
Dates: 
10/20/2018
10/21/2018
10/27/2018
10 am to 4 pm
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Organization:

Philadelphia Zoo

Location:

3400 W Girard Ave
Philadelphia, PA, 19104
United States

Phone:

215-243-1100

Fall Harvest 10k & 5k & Lil' Pumpkin Kid's Run!

THIS EVENT IS SO MUCH MORE THAN JUST THREE RUNS!!!
Dates: 
10/27/2018
9 AM
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Organization:

The Market at DelVal

Location:

2100 Lower State Rd.
Doylestown, PA, 18901
United States

Phone:

215-230-7170

Archery and Whittling – 4H After School Club at Awbury Arboretum

After school from 4:00 to 5:30 PM come explore Awbury’s AdventureWoods while learning basic archery skills or improving your archery technique as well as learning how to safely whittle your own wooden knife, totem animal and more!
Dates: 
10/24/2018
10/31/2018
11/07/2018
4:00 - 5:30 pm
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Organization:

Awbury Arboretum

Location:

1 Awbury Rd
Philadelphia, PA, 19138
United States

Phone:

(215) 849-2855

Fiddler on the Roof at The Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts

Tony®-winning director Bartlett Sher brings his fresh take on a beloved masterpiece to life as Fiddler on the Roof begins a North American tour direct from Broadway. A wonderful cast and a lavish orchestra tell this heartwarming story of fathers and daughters, husbands and wives, and the timeless traditions that define faith and family. To love! To life!
Dates: 
10/23/2018
10/24/2018
10/25/2018
varies
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Location:

300 S Broad St
Philadelphia, PA, 19102
United States

Phone:

+1 215-893-1999

Kimmel Center Presents: The Johnny Shortcake Show

The Johnny Shortcake Show is a charming children’s musical that is fun for the whole family. Themed around celebrating silliness, the show features soul music for children, teaches important life lessons, and feels like one big disco party. With fun, engaging, and relatable songs such as “Cupcake Tuesday,” “Brushing your Teeth,” and “Grandma’s Whiskers,” the show truly celebrates childhood in a way that will have parents grooving and laughing along.
Dates: 
10/27/2018
10/28/2018
11/03/2018
11 AM - 1 PM and 2 PM - 4 PM
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Location:

300 S Broad St
Philadelphia, PA, 19102
United States

Phone:

+1 215-893-1999

Halloween Hikes & Hayrides at The Schuylkill Center

Friday, October 26 and Saturday, October 27 | 6:00–10:00 pm | $5 for members (pre-registration through website); $10 at the event
Dates: 
10/26/2018
10/27/2018
6:00–10:00 pm
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Organization:

The Schuylkill Center

Location:

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

Phone:

215-482-7300

Breakfast with Santa at the Philadelphia Zoo

For three magical weekends, enjoy breakfast with Santa Claus as he visits Philadelphia Zoo!
Dates: 
12/08/2018
12/09/2018
12/15/2018
Seatings at: 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. 9:30 to 10:30 a.m.
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Organization:

Philadelphia Zoo

Location:

3400 W Girard Ave
Philadelphia, PA, 19104
United States

Phone:

215-243-1100

2018 Fall Harvest Festival and special Fall Events at Hellerick's Family Farm

Bring your family and friends to the rolling hills of Bucks County, PA amidst the beauty of fall's finest colors to enjoy a great day of fun on the farm.
Dates: 
10/19/2018
10/20/2018
10/21/2018
10 AM - 6 PM
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Location:

5500 North Easton Road (Route 611)
Doylestown, PA, 18902
United States

Phone:

215-766-8388

Pick-Your-Own Pumpkin Patch and Corn Maze at Milky Way Farm

Milky Way Farm hosts Pumpkin Harvest Season, a pick-your-own pumpkin patch and corn maze from Sept 29-Oct 28 – five weekends.
Dates: 
10/20/2018
10/21/2018
10/27/2018
10am-5pm
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Organization:

Milky Way Farm

Location:

521 Uwchlan Avenue
Chester Springs, PA, 19425-2230
United States

Phone:

610-827-1484

Aerial Adventure Park Evening Event at Hellerick's Family Farm

The Aerial Adventure Park which features 9 zip line, 21 elements/bridges and a heart pounding free fall will be open Friday and Saturday evenings during the Fall Festival!
Dates: 
10/19/2018
10/20/2018
10/26/2018
6:30 Pm - 10 PM
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Location:

5500 North Easton Road (Route 611)
Doylestown, PA, 18902
United States

Phone:

215-766-8388

The Philadelphia Orchestra - Sound All Around: Brass

Sound All Around, presented by PNC Grow Up Great, introduces young audience members to the joy of music through fun, engaging programs designed for 3-5 year olds.
Dates: 
10/20/2018
10/22/2018
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM and 11:15 AM - 12:00 PM
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Location:

One South Broad Street 14th Floor
Philadelphia, PA, 19107
United States

Phone:

+1 215-893-1999

SLEEPY HOLLOW PUMPKIN PATCH & HAYRIDES

SLEEPY HOLLOW PUMPKIN PATCH will be open Saturdays and Sundays from OCTOBER 6th through OCTOBER 28th.
Dates: 
10/20/2018
10/21/2018
10/27/2018
see website for details
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Organization:

Active Acres Farm

Location:

881 Highland Road
Newtown, PA, 18940
United States

Phone:

215-860-6855

Pumpkin Days 2018 at Tyler Arboretum

Celebrate fall with two days of family fun!
Dates: 
10/20/2018
10/21/2018
10 AM - 5 PM
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Organization:

Tyler Arboretum

Location:

515 Painter Road
Media, PA, 19063
United States

Phone:

610-566-9134, ext. 200

Family Program: Glow In the Dark Scavenger Hunt at Tyler Arboretum

Harness your inner firefly and light up the night at Tyler! Wear your favorite glow-in-the-dark outfit and have a fun adventure searching for glimmering clues around the Arboretum.
Dates: 
10/27/2018
6:30 PM – 8:30 PM
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Organization:

Tyler Arboretum

Location:

515 Painter Road
Media, PA, 19063
United States

Phone:

610-566-9134, ext. 200

Fall Harvest Moonlit Fun at The Market at DelVal

Enjoy a night of spooky FUN for all ages...It's not scary...just fun!
Dates: 
10/19/2018
10/20/2018
10/26/2018
6 PM - 9 PM
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Organization:

The Market at DelVal

Location:

2100 Lower State Rd.
Doylestown, PA, 18901
United States

Phone:

215-230-7170

South Street Fall PumpkinFest at Headhouse Square

SOUTH STREET SCARES UP FUN FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY DURING PUMPKINFEST, TRICK-OR-TREATING AND MORE
Dates: 
10/27/2018
Noon to 5:00pm
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Location:

South Street Headhouse District
200 Pine St
Philadelphia, PA, 19106
United States

Phone:

215.413.3713

Little Chefs at Tyler Arboretum

Kids are more likely to try new foods when they help prepare them. The Arboretum will serve as both kitchen and culinary inspiration for our youngest gourmands. We’ll work together to prepare delicious snacks made with healthy, natural ingredients. Thematic content and cooking tasks will be best suited for ages 3-6, but all ages are welcome. Please inquire when registering if you have allergy concerns.
Dates: 
10/24/2018
11/07/2018
11/21/2018
10 AM - 11:30 AM and 1 PM - 2:30 PM
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Organization:

Tyler Arboretum

Location:

515 Painter Road
Media, PA, 19063
United States

Phone:

610-566-9134, ext. 200

FallFest at Shady Brook Farm

Fall is our favorite time of year here at Shady Brook Farm…come join in the harvest at FallFest!
Dates: 
10/19/2018
10/20/2018
10/21/2018
5pm
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Organization:

Shady Brook Farm

Location:

931 Stony Hill Rd.
Morrisville, PA, 19067
United States

Phone:

215-968-1670

Fall Harvest Fun at The Market at DelVal

Fall is our favorite time of year...don’t miss the harvest!
Dates: 
10/20/2018
10/27/2018
11 AM - 9 PM
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Organization:

The Market at DelVal

Location:

2100 Lower State Rd.
Doylestown, PA, 18901
United States

Phone:

215-230-7170

Philadelphia Film Festival

Every October, the Philadelphia Film Society hosts the Philadelphia Film Festival which gathers more than 25,000 dedicated film lovers and scores of talented filmmakers for eleven exceptional days of cinematic splendor.
Dates: 
10/19/2018
10/20/2018
10/21/2018
See website for details
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Location:

1412 Chestnut St
Philadephia, PA, 19102
United States

ZooSnooze at Elmwood Park Zoo

Discover what happens at the Zoo after the sun goes down at Elmwood Park Zoo's "ZooSnooze" overnight campouts!
Dates: 
10/19/2018
10/27/2018
5:30 PM - 9:00 AM
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Organization:

Elmwood Park Zoo

Location:

1661 Harding Blvd
Norristown, PA, 19401
United States

Phone:

800.652.4143

Evening Hayride-Flashlight Corn Maze-Campire Event (Non Scary)at Hellerick's Family Farm

Come to Hellerick's Family Farm on Friday and Saturday evenings to experience our fun and NON-SCARY Hayride event.
Dates: 
10/19/2018
10/20/2018
10/26/2018
7 PM - 10 PM
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Location:

5500 North Easton Road (Route 611)
Doylestown, PA, 18902
United States

Phone:

215-766-8388

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
Dates: 
10/20/2018
10/24/2018
10/27/2018
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
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Organization:

Awbury Arboretum

Location:

1 Awbury Rd
Philadelphia, PA, 19138
United States

Phone:

(215) 849-2855

Spooky Overnights at the Philadelphia Zoo

Add Some Creepy Crawly Fun to Your Overnight! Guests who book an overnight experience on October 19, 20, 26 or 27 have the added bonus of early entrance to one of Philadelphia’s best Halloween celebrations – Boo at the Zoo!
Dates: 
10/19/2018
10/20/2018
10/26/2018
5:30 pm to 9:30 am
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Organization:

Philadelphia Zoo

Location:

3400 W Girard Ave
Philadelphia, PA, 19104
United States

Phone:

215-243-1100

F.I.S.H. NIGHT at Adventure Aquarium

Join us Saturday, October 20 from 6 PM - 8 PM for F.I.S.H. Night, or Family Inclusive Special Hours Night.
Dates: 
10/20/2018
6 PM - 8 PM
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Organization:

Adventure Aquarium

Location:

1 Riverside Drive
Camden, NJ, 08103
United States

Phone:

844-474-(3474)

The Philadelphia Orchestra - Halloween Tricks and Treats

Haunting harmonies and mysterious melodies turn Verizon Hall into a chilling chamber of fright and delight as The Philadelphia Orchestra performs your favorite spooktacular classics including SaintSaëns’s Danse macabre!
Dates: 
10/27/2018
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
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Location:

The Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts
300 S Broad St
Philadelphia, PA, 19102
United States

Phone:

+1 215-893-1999

Fall Harvest Fun Days at The Market at DelVal

Fall is our favorite time of year...don’t miss the harvest!
Dates: 
10/21/2018
10/28/2018
11 AM - 4 PM
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Organization:

The Market at DelVal

Location:

2100 Lower State Rd.
Doylestown, PA, 18901
United States

Phone:

215-230-7170

The Philadelphia Orchestra - Halloween with Orchestra and Organ

Join the Orchestra in costume for this fun and irreverent night with the Philadelphians and the Fred J. Cooper Memorial Organ. Spooky highlights include Bach’s Toccata and Fugue in D minor and Gounod’s Funeral March of a Marionette.
Dates: 
10/30/2018
7 PM - 9 PM
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Location:

The Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts
300 S Broad St
Philadelphia, PA, 19102
United States

Phone:

+1 215-893-1999

SHADY BROOK FARM'S HORRORFEST

America’s Most Haunted Farm
Dates: 
10/19/2018
10/20/2018
10/21/2018
7pm
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Organization:

Shady Brook Farm

Location:

931 Stony Hill Rd.
Morrisville, PA, 19067
United States

Phone:

215-968-1670

Opening Weekend: Hamilton Was Here - The Museum of the American Revolution

Join us for the opening of Hamilton Was Here: Rising Up in Revolutionary Philadelphia!
Dates: 
10/27/2018
10/28/2018
Saturday- 11 AM - 5 PM /Sunday- 10 AM - 5 PM
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Location:

101 South Third Street
Philadelphia, PA, 19106
United States

Phone:

215.253.6731

Aerial Adventure Park during Fall Festival at Hellerick's Family Farm

The Aerial Adventure Park will be open daily during the Fall Festival.
Dates: 
10/19/2018
10/20/2018
10/21/2018
10 AM - 6:30 PM
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Location:

5500 North Easton Road (Route 611)
Doylestown, PA, 18902
United States

Phone:

215-766-8388

Halloween Party at SplashLab Arts

Come on out to enjoy Halloween themed games and art projects! We will also be offering fun additions like a photo booth, face painting, and glow in the dark splash room!
Dates: 
10/27/2018
4:30 PM – 7 PM
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Organization:

SplashLab Arts

Location:

3510 Scotts Ln,
Philadelphia, PA, 19129
United States

Phone:

215-494-0320