Local Weekend Events and Festivities

All Weekend:

Bank of America Card Holders can 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 paricipating museum near you!

Saturday March 3, 2012

Home Depot Kids Workshop
Build a #20 Race Car
9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Details HERE

Disney Store Events
Celebrate Platypus Day
Celebrate  undercover operative Agent P & receive a FREE top-secret gift while supplies last  
Disney Quest
10:30 PM – 1:00 PM
Find images of Mickey Mouse and his friends hidden throughout the store to unlock the secret code. Kids will receive prizes for completing.  

Little Bunny Foo Foo Puppet Show
11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Newtown Public Library
Rhymes, sing-a-longs, and puppet
mischief – perfect for preschoolers
NO Registration Required!
Details HERE

OrKID Day at Longwood Gardens
12:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Enjoy crafts, kids activities and performances
Events are free with Gardens Admission
Event details HERE

Dr. Seuss Birthday Celebration
1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
J. Lewis Crozer Library (Chester)
Special guest readers, arts & craft, activity sheets, & more! Light refreshments will be served.
All ages welcome
Details HERE

Mrs. Pott’s Tea Party
4:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Ridley High School
$5 per person
Children 10 and under who attend the tea party will receive an $8 cerificate to see RDG’s Beauty & the Beast
The Tea Party will include:
Storytime with Belle
Autographs/Pictures with Characters
Feast with the Beast
Sing-A-Long with LeFou
Lumiere & Cogsworth’s Coloring Contest
Asking Gatson who is the Most Handsome Man in the World
For reserved seating, call (484)734-0109. Tickets may be available at the door.
**Children must be accompanied by an adult to attend

Sunday March 4, 2012

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

Philadelphia Flower Show
Sunday, March 4 – Sunday, March 11, 2012
8:00 AM – 9:30 PM
Pennsylvania Convention Center, 12th & Arch Streets, Phialdelphia
General Admission – Adult ($27), Student ($20), and Child ($15), Family Pack ($70)
Lots of fun, family activities too.  Meet Sprout characters and the Lorax!  More info HERE
Details HERE


  1. Anonymous says:

    Saturday, March 3, 2012
    10:00am until 3:00pm

    On Saturday, March 3, from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. Auntie Anne’s is offering every guest who visits our counters a free Original or Cinnamon Sugar Pretzel – no strings attached

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