Delaware County Area Weekend Events & Festivities 6/28 – 6/30


All Weekend

Sesame Place Fun
Details, tickets and info HERE 

Longwood Gardens – open all weekend (see special Friday Night Family Fun event below)
Details HERE

Linvilla Orchards
Details HERE

Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs
by The Players Club of Swarthmore
Details, pricing & tickets HERE

Mighty Mike at the Adventure Aquarium
Meet America’s Biggest Baddest Alligator!
Details, prices and times HERE

Wicked
at the Academy of Music, Philadelphia
June 26th – Aug 4th
Details, times and tickets HERE

Friday, June 28, 2013

Fun Friday: Didgeroo Down Under 
10:30 AM – 11:15 AM
at Ridley Township Library
No registration required
Details HERE

Superman Day!
10:30 AM – 12 PM
at  Middletown Free Library
All ages welcome
Come dressed as your favorite resident of Metropolis and watch an animated movie. Kids will also enjoy a Super craft & more!
Registration is required!!!  Go HERE for info and to register!

“Barbie is Moving” Experience
at Kohl’s in Havertown
11 AM – 3 PM
FREE
Details HERE

Family Afternoon Movie – The Lorax – PG
3 PM – 4:30 PM
at Ridley Township Library
Bring blankets, pillows and friends
Please register
Details HERE

Longwood Gardens Friday Night Family Fun – Beyond the Garden Gates Nights
5 PM – 9 PM
This week’s theme is all about bugs. Activities include investigating live insects with magnifying glasses, insect discovery stations, meet-and-greet with Longwood Gardens’ insect experts, kids ladybug release, a firefly stroll in our Meadow, and a free concert at 7 pm.
Event is included with the cost of admission
More info, ticket pricing and more HERE


Irene Molloy Concert
at Granite Run Mall
6 PM – 8 PM
FREE
Details HERE

 
Rose Tree Summer Festival – Philadelphia Songwriters Project 
7:30 PM
at Rose Tree Park
FREE
Details HERE

Sounds of Summer Series: Dexterity Jazz Ensemble
7:30 PM – 9 PM
An evening of music and fun in the HTFL parking lot.  Bring your own lawn chairs 

In event of rain, program will be moved to the Community Room
Details HERE 

Fireworks
9 PM
at Valley Point Church, 601 Smithbridge Rd, Glen Mills
Details HERE

Saturday, June 29, 2013

Family Yard Sale 
8am til ???
1931 Central Ave in Boothwyn, PA
Girl & Boy clothes; Baby bouncers; Diapers & diaper pail; Baby monitor; Swing; Baby toys,
household items, Sports equipment (softball & hockey gear), Tutus and hair accessories

Multi Family Yard Sale
8:30 AM – 12 PM
900 Block Drexel Ave, Drexel Hill

Dining table, bureau, baby supplies, kids/baby toys, adult, kid and baby clothes up to 2t, household items, shoes, cds, dvds, books, etc!

Annual Children’s Book Fair
9 AM – 12 PM
at Prospect Park Library
Books, Craft Finds, DVDs, snacks and more
Details HERE

Lansdowne Farmer’s Market
9 AM – 1 PM (Every Saturday starting May 25th)
at the Lansdowne Avenue parking lot across from the historic Lansdowne Theater, 30 North Lansdowne Avenue
FREE parking Saturdays during the market at the Lansdowne & Highland Avenue lots
Details HERE

Swarthmore Farmers’ Market (opening day May 25)
9:30 am to 1:30 pm
In municipal building parking lot, across from the Swarthmore Co-op
Products: IPM vegetables & fruit – mushrooms – meat and eggs from grass-fed animals – crusty bread – artisan chocolate and soap.
Local partner: Swarthmore Town Center, Inc.

Details HERE

Michaels Craft Store – Make a 4th of July Hat
10 AM – 12 PM (on the 1/2 hr)
$2 per child
Details HERE

Family Place Playground
10 AM – 12 PM
at Radnor Library
For children ages 1-5
Details HERE

The School of Scaring at Disney Store
10:30am
11:30am
12:30pm
Saturday June 15th, 22nd & 29th
In the spirit of Monsters University, learn the fine art of scaring during Scare Approaches 101
“Before class starts, each student at the school of scaring will attend Scream Orientation and get a Monsters University identification card.
Each student who attends class will receive an official Monsters University gift – be sure to check the Class Schedule at your local Disney Store to select a class time.”
Details HERE

FREE Gardening with Children Class
at Linvilla Orchards
11 AM – 1 PM
Bring your children to this class where they will learn the basics of gardening and how to grow their very own plant.  Call 610-876-7116 to register
FREE
Details HERE

Kids Fun Day
11 AM
at Prospect Park Library
Fun filled show with Australian music, entertainment and audience participation
Details HERE
(please register)

“Barbie is Moving” Experience
at Toys R Us Franklin Mills Circle
11 AM – 3 PM
FREE
Details HERE

Child I.D. Cards
Create your child’s FREE Child I.D. card, provided by New York Life
1 PM – 3 PM
at Ridley Township Library
Child I.D. cards will be printed for each parent or guardian free of charge, and features a child’s photo, fingerprints, contact information, and other pertinent information needed by the police in case of an emergency.
Call to schedule an appointment (appointments are every 15 min)
Details HERE

Lego Club
1 PM – 3 PM
at Middletown Free Library
All ages welcome
No registration needed
Details HERE

Hedgegrow Theater – Schoolhouse Rock Live Jr.
7 PM
Details, tickets, pricing HERE

Rose Tree Summer Festival – Beautiful Day

7:30 PM
at Rose Tree Park
FREE
Details HERE

Sunday, June 30, 2013

Family Yard Sale 
8am til ???
1931 Central Ave in Boothwyn, PA
Girl & Boy clothes; Baby bouncers; Diapers & diaper pail; Baby monitor; Swing; Baby toys,
household items, Sports equipment (softball & hockey gear), Tutus and hair accessories


Brandywine River Museum – Free Admission Sunday Mornings
9:30 AM – 12:00 PM
Details HERE

Tyler Arboretum Fairy and Wizard Festival
10 AM – 2 PM
Crafts, entertainment, magical folklore and fairy tales and more
Details and pricing HERE

“Barbie is Moving” Experience
at Toys R Us Aramingo Ave, Philadelphia
11 AM – 3 PM
FREE
Details HERE

Super Scooper All-You-Can-Eat Ice Cream Festival
at Penns Landing, Philadelphia
12 PM – 6 PM
$7 per person
100 % of the proceeds go towards fighting pediatric leukemia at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
More info HERE

101 Dalmations
at Media Theater
1:00 PM
Details and Tickets HERE

Hedgegrow Theater – Schoolhouse Rock Live Jr.
3 PM
Details, tickets, pricing HERE

Rose Tree Summer Festival – The Sensational Soul Cruisers
7:30 PM
at Rose Tree Park
FREE
Details HERE



Comments

  1. This is an incredible round up of activities! I’m always looking for things to do .. Thank you !!

  2. There are a lot of fun things going on this weekend, aren’t there?

  3. Sounds like an awesome weekend in DelVal!

  4. Love it

  5. Lots to choose from, thanks for the round-up!

  6. This listing makes me wish I lived in Delaware County!

  7. LOVE all of these library activities!

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