#DelawareCounty Area Weekend Events & Family Fun 10/3 – 10/5

All Weekend

Linvilla Orchards – Pumpkinland and Hayrides Now Open
Details HERE

Arasapha Farms Harvest Hayrides
Sept 13th – Nov 2nd (Saturdays and Sundays)
10 AM – 5 PM
Hayrides, barnyard bounce, pedal cart track, gem mining experience, pillow bounce, Mazes, Petting zoo, Corn cannon, Railroad rides and more
Details HERE

The Franklin Institute
Details and pricing 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

Mainline Restaurant Week
Details HERE

Adventure Aquarium
Details, tickets and pricing info HERE
Save up to 38% on two Adventure Aquarium tickets when you purchase this Groupon deal HERE

Longwood Gardens
Details HERE

Academy of Natural Sciences
Details HERE

Sesame Place – The Count’s Halloween Spooktackular
Details HERE

Garden State Discovery Museum
Details HERE

Delaware Children’s Museum
Details HERE

Brandywine Zoo
Details HERE

Dilworth Park, Philadelphia
at City Hall, 15th & Market St
Details HERE

Friday, October 3, 2014

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 under each event on the calendar

Aston Book Sale
10 AM – 5 PM
at Aston Library
Most items $2 or less
Details HERE

Take 2 Children’s Consignment
Friday October 3rd 11 AM – 8 PM
Saturday, October 4th 9 AM – 12 PM
at Cardinal Krol Center at Don Guanella Village
1797 S. Sproul Rd.
Springfield, PA 19064
Details at their website HERE

St George Greek Festival – A Taste of Greece in Media, PA
11 AM – 10 PM
Greek Food, Music, Dancing, Activities ane More
Schedule and details HERE

First Friday Flick – The Queen
7 PM – 9 PM
at Haverford Township Free Library
Popcorn served-feel free to bring dinner, snack, beverage and enjoy a movie!
Details HERE

Monster Jam
at Wells Fargo Center
7:30 PM
Details, discount code and ticket info HERE

Saturday, October 4, 2014

Bank of America and Merill Lynch Card Holders – FREE Museum Admission
Saturday and Sunday
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 –
9 AM – 12 PM
For kids ages 5-12
FREE
Registration and details HERE

Lansdowne Farmers Market
Every Saturday starting Memorial Day Weekend through Nov 1st
Details HERE

Linvilla Orchards Pumpkinland & Hayrides Open
Details HERE

Take 2 Children’s Consignment
Friday October 3rd 11 AM – 8 PM
Saturday, October 4th 9 AM – 12 PM
at Cardinal Krol Center at Don Guanella Village
1797 S. Sproul Rd.
Springfield, PA 19064
Details at their website HERE

Tinicum Library Book Sale
9 AM
Adult and Children’s used books and videos for sale at a very reasonable prices. Baked goods will also be for sale
Details HERE

Friends’ Bag of Books Sale
at Upper Darby Sellers Library
9 AM – 1 PM
$5 for each bag of books. DVDs, CDs, and white elephants – priced to sell
Proceeds benefit Upper Darby Libraries
Details HERE

Fall Fair at Swarthmore Presbyterian Church
9:30 AM – 2:30 PM
Rain or Shine
Flea Market, food, an array of items for sale, including furniture, antiques, collectibles, flea market items, books, toys, games, sporting goods, and hand crafted items. Children’s activities include face painting, hair spraying, pumpkin painting, and two moon bounces. Fair food favorites include a seafood bar, burgers, hot dogs, salads, desserts, and SPC’s famous Scotch eggs.
Details HERE

Hand Painted Halloween Rocks
at Michaels Craft Store
10 AM – 12 PM
Ages 3 and up
$2 per child
Details HERE

Fall Harvest Festival
at Newlin Grist Mill in Glen Mills
10 AM – 4 PM
Free to attend, parking $5
Demos, family friendly activities, hay rides, pumpkin painting, colonial games and more
Details HERE

Paperback Book Sale
at Radnor Library
10 AM – 5 PM
Details HERE

Swarthmore Farmers Market
10 AM – 3 PM
Every Saturday from mid May to Late November
Details HERE

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

Media Theater presents Annie Jr
11 AM
Details, ticket info and more HERE

Hedgrow Theater presents Disney’s Mulan Jr
11 AM
Saturdays – Sept 13th thru Oct 4th
at The Pennsylvania Institute of Technology (800 Manchester Ave, Media)
Best for ages 6 and up
Details and ticket info HERE

St George Greek Festival – A Taste of Greece in Media, PA
11 AM – 10 PM
Greek Food, Music, Dancing, Activities ane More
Schedule and details HERE

H 2 Oh! Walking Tour
at Hagley Museum
11 AM & 2 PM
Details, tickets and info HERE

October Hayrides
at Hagley Museum
11 AM & 4 PM
Details, tickets and info HERE

Community Day Oktoberfest
11:30 AM – 4:30 PM
at Glenolden Park, across from Glenolden Library
Food, games, contests, activities and a beer garden
Details HERE

Annual Great Pumpkin Event
12 PM – 3 PM
at participating Michael’s Craft Stores
Craft your own pumpkin/jack o lantern
$6 per person
Details HERE

 The Dollar Band
performing from 12 PM – 4 PM
at Linvilla Orchards Garden Center
Details HERE

Chess Club
1:30 PM
at Lansdowne Library
All ages and levels
Details HERE

Monster Jam
at Wells Fargo Center
2 PM & 7:30 PM shows
Details, discount code and ticket info HERE

HIP, HOP, LIVE
1:30 PM – 3:30 PM
at J Lewis Crozer Library (Chester)
FOR TEENS – From the website: HIP, HOP, LIVE, a college preparation program of HIP, HOP, Inc, is an out of school time program that seeks to empower teens from Chester, Pennsylvania to become informed consumers and producers of high quality new media, while assisting teens in developing the core skills for post-secondary success
Details HERE

Halloween Costume Swap
7 PM – 9 PM
at Swarthmore Community Center
FREE
Details HERE

Sunday, October 5, 2014

Bank of America and Merill Lynch Card Holders – FREE Museum Admission
Saturday and Sunday
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!

DCCC Flea Market
8 AM – 3 PM
at Delaware County Community College Rt 252 & Media Line Rd, Media
Crafts, antiques, collectibles, books, clothes, toys and more!
Non perishable food items will be collected for Loaves & Fishes Food Pantry
Admission and parking is FREE
Rain Date Oct 12th

Brandywine River Museum – Free Admission Sundays
9:30 AM – 12 PM
Sunday mornings through November 23rd
Details HERE

Media Theater presents Annie Jr
12 PM
Details, ticket info and more HERE

St George Greek Festival – A Taste of Greece in Media, PA
12 PM – 8 PM
Greek Food, Music, Dancing, Activities ane More
Schedule and details HERE

Fall Foliage Express
at West Chester Railroad
12 PM & 2 PM
Details and tickets HERE

The Fall Harvest and Great Pumpkin Patch Event
1 PM – 4 PM
at The Willows Park in Radnor
Pumpkin patch, hay scramble, pony rides, bounce house, spin art and more
Details HERE

Paperback Book Sale
at Radnor Library
1 PM – 3:30 PM
Details HERE

Food in Jars: Canning Workshop – Pickling
2 PM – 3 PM
Learn how to can your own food and take home a jar of pickles.
$5 fee, registration required
Limited space, Details HERE

Makin Music Live in Concert
at Linvilla Orchards
4 PM – 5 PM
Details HERE

Ridley YMCA Open House
4 PM – 6 PM
Family fun, kids sports, LEGOS, art, dance classes and more! Followed by a free family movie night under the stars- Monsters University
Details HERE

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

Looking for upcoming Delaware County PA Area 2014 Fall & Winter Kids Consignment and Holiday Toy Sales? Go HERE for a full list!



Comments

  1. Great ideas for family fun.

  2. Great ideas for fun! I am originally from Delco so I might have to make plans with my sister and her family!
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