Delaware County PA Area Labor Day Weekend Events and Family Fun 9/2 – 9/5

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All Weekend

Grilling this weekend? Enjoy Stress Free Summer Cooking with These 10 Grilling Tips and a Trip to Swiss Farms!

Labor Day Weekend on Independence Mall
Events and details HERE

Budweiser Made in America Music Festival in Philadelphia
September 3rd & 4th
on the Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Details, line up and ticket info HERE

Ludwig’s Corner Horse Show and Country Fair
September 3rd – 5th
Details HERE

A Day Out with Thomas at Strasburg Railroad
August 27th – September 4th
Details and ticket info HERE

Spruce Street Harbor Park
at the Marina at Penns Landing
Details HERE

Blue Cross RiverRink Summerfest – LAST WEEKEND
Music, roller skating, mini golf, food and more!
Details and schedule HERE

FREE Yoga on the Waterfront
at Race Street Pier in Philadelphia
April 2nd – October 30th
Details and schedules HERE

Riverwalk Mini Golf
550 Justison Street, Wilmington, DE
Details HERE

Longwood Gardens
Details, ticket info and more HERE

Linvilla Orchards
Details HERE

Fishing at Orchard Lake
Saturdays & Sundays 8am – 4pm
Details HERE

Sesame Place
Details HERE

Diggerland
100 Pinedge Dr, West Berlin, NJ
Details and schedule HERE
**Use promo code LDW16 and get full day adult admission tickets for just $24.95 when you purchase them online for visits September 3rd – September 5th.

The Franklin Institute – LAST WEEKEND FOR THE SCIENCE BEHIND PIXAR EXHIBIT
Details and pricing HERE

Academy of Natural Sciences
Details and ticket info HERE

Garden State Discovery Museum
Details HERE

Adventure Aquarium
Details HERE

Delaware Children’s Museum
Details HERE

Brandywine Zoo
Details HERE

Sahara Sam’s Indoor Water Park
Details HERE
*Use promo code LABORDAY16 and get full-day tickets for just $24.95 (that’s $12 less than the walk-price) ONLINE ONLY for visits September 3rd – September 5th!

Studio Movie Grill Upper Darby
Movie, Food, Bar, comfy seats and more!
Details HERE

AMC Dine In Movie Theater – Painters Crossing – West Chester
Movie, Food, Bar, comfy reclining seats and more!
** Best to purchase tickets online through amctheaters.com
See my review and more info HERE

Friday September 2, 2016

For a calendar of Various Infant and Toddler Programs at local Delco Libraries, Go HERE. Take note that some (not all) programs require registration. Details can be found under each event on the calendar.

Pick Your Own Honeycrisp Apples Opens
at Linvilla Orchards
8 AM – 7 PM
Details HERE

$5 after 5 PM at Delaware Children’s Museum
5pm-8pm
Details HERE

Budweiser Clydesdales Visit West Chester
5 PM – 7 PM
Details HERE

First Friday Flick – My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2 (2015) – PG-13
7 PM
at Haverford Twp. Free Library
Details HERE

Saturday September 3, 2016

Bank of America and Merill Lynch Card Holders – FREE Museum Admission
Saturday and Sunday – September 3rd & 4th 
Get free admission to over 100 participating Museums, Zoos, Science Centers, and Botanical Gardens across the US!
Head HERE for all of the details and to find a participating museum near you!

Home Depot Kids Workshop – Back to School Whiteboard
9 AM – 12 PM
Registration required
Details HERE

Lansdowne Farmers Market
9 AM – 1 PM
Every Saturday through October 31st
Details, vendor schedule and more HERE

Swarthmore Farmers Market
121 Park Avenue in Central Park directly next to Swarthmore Borough Hall.
Saturdays 9:30 AM – 1:30 PM
May 14th – December 3rd

Kids Club – Make a Paper Lantern
at participating Michaels Craft Stores
10 AM – 12 PM
FREE
Ages 3 and up
Includes supplies
Each session is 30 minutes
Details and registration info HERE

Paint the Movies ( This Week’s Movie is Finding Nemo )
at Color to Canvas, 3720 Garrett Road, Drexel Hill PA
10:30 AM
Come watch the movie then paint the theme.
Great for kids ages 5-12
Space is limited, registration required
Cost: $15
Details HERE

Miss Jackie’s Weekly Weekend StoryTime
at Barnes & Noble, Lawrence Park Shopping Center, Broomall
10:30 AM
Details HERE

Free Saturday Public Boating
Every Saturday from 11am – 3pm, the public can explore the Schuylkill River by rowboat or kayak from the Bartram’s Garden Community Boathouse
Details HERE

Chess Club
11 AM
at Lansdowne Library
Details HERE

Pokemon Go Club
12 PM
at Aston Library
Ages 10 – 18
REGISTRATION REQUIRED
Details HERE

Star Wars Science at Delaware Childrens Museum
12 PM – 3 PM
Details and ticket info HERE

Labor Day Fireworks at Sesame Place
September 3 & 4, 2016 (8:25 PM – 8:35 PM)
Details HERE

Sunday September 4, 2016

Bank of America and Merill Lynch Card Holders – FREE Museum Admission
Saturday and Sunday – September 3rd & 4th 
Get free admission to over 100 participating Museums, Zoos, Science Centers, and Botanical Gardens across the US!
Head HERE for all of the details and to find a participating museum near you!

FREE First Sundays at the Barnes Foundation in Philadelphia
10 AM – 5 PM (Programming 1 PM – 4 PM)
Details HERE

Summer Picnic Special at West Chester Railroad
12 PM only
Every Sunday June 5 through Sept 18
Details and ticket info HERE

Labor Day Fireworks at Sesame Place
September 3 & 4, 2016 (8:25 PM – 8:35 PM)
Details HERE

Monday, September 5, 2016

Happy Labor Day!

Kids Eat Free at Applebees (9/5 Only)
Must be accompanied by adult.  Limit of two kids meals per adult entree purchase.  For kids 12 and under.  Kids must order from the kids menu.  Valid at participating locations only (Folsom PA Ridley location is participating)
Offer expires 9/5/2016. Dine-in only. Not available for online orders.

Looking to spend this Labor Day Weekend exploring Philly or Maryland? Here are 10 more ideas to make the most of your holiday weekend:

  1. Dine on the Delaware River waterfront this #LaborDayWeekend at @ropeandanchorPA: http://ropeandanchorkitchen.com/
  2. Make it a daycation this #LaborDayWeekend in Philadelphia’s Garden District @ChestnutHillPA http://chestnuthillpa.com/
  3. Catch a night breeze this #LaborDayWeekend on the top of a London-style double-decker and see @PhillyByBus http://www.philadelphiasightseeingtours.com/
  4. Beach season is just about over—Get your cheesesteak on with @PhillyTourHub’s Cheesesteak Segway Tour. http://ow.ly/2VaT303LSKi
  5. Summer like a colonial on #LaborDayWeekend—tour the historic mansions in Fairmount Park like @Historic_SM http://parkcharms.com/
  6. Splash down and quack along with @phillyducks and the funniest tour guides in Philadelphia on #LaborDayWeekend http://www.phillyducks.com
  7. See Philadelphia from the 57th floor and Ben Franklin’s giant #Flyers socks this #LaborDayWeekend at @phillyfromtop http://phillyfromthetop.com
  8. Get a free history lesson this #LaborDayWeekend at Storytelling Benches and Colonial Stations from @HistoricPhilly http://ow.ly/TAKl303LUaY
  9. #LaborDayWeekend starts with @OldCityPhilly #FirstFriday! Visit @TheClayStudio & @C4AW to get ready for @CraftNowPHL http://craftnowphila.org/
  10. Go on a quick road trip this #LaborDayWeekend and stroll along the Inner Harbor in @BaltimoreMD http://baltimore.org/

Looking for some Greater Philadelphia area DAY TRIP ideas? Check out this full list HERE for some inspiration!

Looking for some Delaware County Area Indoor Fun? Check out our awesome comprehensive list HERE



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