Delaware County Area Weekend Events & Festivities 8/30 – 9/2

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All Weekend

**Camden Riversharks  200 Level tickets just $5 8/30 and 9/1 when you purchase tickets online using promo code “LABORDAY”!  Fireworks 8/30 and 9/1 after the games. Go HERE for more details and to purchase tickets.**

Sesame Place Fun 
Details, tickets and info HERE

Longwood Gardens
Details HERE

Linvilla Orchards
Details HERE

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

Pennsylvania Renaissance Faire
Saturdays, Sundays and Labor Day thru Oct 27th
11 AM – 8 PM
Details & pricing HERE

Nunsense Jamboree
at Media Theater
Times, tickets and Prices HERE

Upper Chichester Community Days Celebration & Carnival
August 29th through September 1st
Carnival Open Daily 6 PM and Sunday at 1 PM
Pay One Price Rides! Thurs through Sat $10 and Sunday $15
Saturday – Free outdoor movie starting at dusk
Sunday – Parade,Music, Character Apperances, Stubby the Helicopter, Face painters, Balloon Twisters, Zumba and more!
Full Details and schedule of events HERE

Friday, August 30, 2013

Super Hero Movie Friday
10:30 AM -1:00 PM
Peter Parker finds a clue that might help him understand why his parents disappeared when he was young. His path puts him on a collision course with Dr. Curt Connors, his father’s former partner.
All Ages welcome–Rated PG-13!
Registration required
Details HERE

Saturday, August 31, 2013

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

Cra-Z-Loom Bracelet Making Event
at local participating Toys R Us stores
10 AM – 12 PM
Every Saturday thru October 26th
Details HERE

Made in America Festival – Philadelphia
August 31st and Sept 1st
Details, tickets, schedule and pricing HERE

at Middletown Free Library
1 PM – 3 PM
No registration required
All Ages Welcome!
Details HERE

Fireworks & Fountains at Longwood Gardens
8:15 PM
Details, tickets and pricing HERE
***Limited tickets available – Best to buy tickets in advance according to website***

Sunday, September 1, 2013

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

Made in America Festival – Philadelphia
August 31st and Sept 1st
Details, tickets, schedule and pricing HERE

Fireworks at Sesame Place
8:25 PM – 8:35 PM
Fireworks after the 8:00 PM parade
Admission and pricing HERE

Upland Boro Annual Labor Day Fireworks
at Dusk (approx. 8:30 PM)
at Bristol Lord Field located at 6th & Main Streets
According to the website:   Borough Roads surrounding the area will be closed beginning at 7:00 p.m. until the Fireworks are completed. Refreshments (hot dogs, soft pretzels, candy and beverages) and glow sticks will be sold.
Details HERE

Monday, September 2, 2013

Philadelphia Tri State Labor Day Parade and Festival
9:15 AM – 2 PM
at the Great Plaza at Penns Landing, Philadelphia
Schedule of events and more info HERE

9 PM
at Harrah’s Philadelphia – Chester
Must be 21 to enter Harrah’s
Details HERE

***Be sure to check out my list of upcoming Delaware County Area Kid Consignments!***
This is a great way to save money on your kids fall and winter wardrobes, toys, books, baby gear and more!***


  1. Thank you for posting this each week. You do such a great job of reminding us of all the opportunities in our community.

  2. It looks like you all have some great stuff in store for this weekend!
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  3. We might be going to those fireworks at Sesame Place! Looking forward to it!
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  4. Check out all of this great stuff! We love the Camden Riversharks!
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  5. Good stuff! Thanks for some ideas to fill this long weekend!
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