Delaware County PA Area Weekend Events & Holiday Family Fun 11/28 – 11/30

All Weekend

2014 Thanksgiving Weekend Family Activities
at Hagley Museum
11 AM – 4 PM Friday, Saturday & Sunday
Details, times, prices and more HERE

Dinosaur Days at the Academy of Natural Sciences
Nov 28th – 30th
10:00 AM-5:00 PM
Details HERE

Photos with Santa at Springfield Mall
Now to Dec 25th
Details, times and prices HERE

Photos with Santa at Granite Run Mall
now through Dec 25th
Details and times HERE

DreamWorks Dreamplace Adventure to Santa Experience at Cherry Hill Mall in NJ 
Nov 28th – Dec 24th
Details HERE

Holiday Hayrides at Arasapha Farms
Details, pricing and times HERE

Santa’s Paradise Express at Strasburg Railroad
Details, tickets, pricing and times HERE

Sesame Place – A Very Furry Christmas
Details and pricing HERE

Longwood Gardens – A Longwood Christmas and Garden Rail Display
Details HERE

Hershey Park Christmas Candylane
Now thru Dec 31st Days and hours vary
Details, dates, pricing and times HERE

Dutch Wonderland Winter Wonderland
Days and Hours vary
Details, dates, prices and times HERE

A Brandywine Christmas and Model Train Display at Brandywine Museum
November 28 through January 4
Details HERE

Macy’s Christmas Light Show & Dickens Village
at Macy’s Center City
Nov 28th thru Dec 31st
Details & times HERE

Reading Terminal Holiday Railroad
Nov 28th thru Dec 31st
Details & times HERE

The Comcast Holiday Light Spectacular
Nov 28th thru Jan 1, 2013
Details & Times HERE

Christmas Village in Philadelphia
November 28 – December 31
Love Park in Philadelphia
Details HERE

Franklin Square Holiday Festival in Philadelphia
November 13th – December 31st
Details HERE

Adventure Aquarium Christmas Celebration
November 28 through January 1
Details, tickets and pricing info HERE

Yuletide at Winterthur Museum
November 22, 2014–January 4, 2015
Details, tickets, and more info HERE

Holiday Weekends at The Historic Grange Estate
Details, dates, pricing and times HERE

Holidays at Hagley Museum
Friday, November 28, 2014 to Tuesday, January 6, 2015
Details HERE

Christmas Comes to the Choo Choo Barn
November 28 – January 4
Details HERE

Linvilla Orchards
Details HERE

Diggerland USA in West Berlin, NJ
Details, tickets and pricing HERE

The Franklin Institute
Details and pricing HERE

Please Touch Museum
Details and Pricing HERE

Academy of Natural Sciences
featuring Chocolate – The Exhibition
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
See my review and more info HERE

Mary Poppins
at Walnut Street Theater
Now through Jan 4th
Details, tickets, prices and times HERE

Peter Pan
at Players Club of Swarthmore
Details, tickets, prices and times HERE

Academy of Natural Sciences
Details HERE >

Garden State Discovery Museum
Details HERE

Delaware Children’s Museum
Details HERE

Brandywine Zoo
Details HERE

Dilworth Park and Rothman Institute Ice Rink, Philadelphia
at City Hall, 15th & Market St
Details HERE

Friday, November 28, 2014

Elsa, Olaf and the Ninja Turtles are coming to Marple Sports Arena
10:30 AM – 12:30 PM
at Marple Sports Arena, 611 South Park Way, Broomall PA
$10 per person includes fun with the characters, moonbounces, skating, Marple Mountain and more
Come dressed as a character and get a free Marple Mountain pass
$2 skate rental not included
For more info:

Santa’s Arrival & Festival of Lights at the Delaware County Courthouse in Media
5 PM
Live entertainment from Makin’ Music before Santa’s grand entrance at 6pm on a fire truck
Details HERE

The Night Before Christmas Train
at Strasburg Railroad
6:30 PM
Details, ticket info and more info HERE

Saturday, November 29, 2014

Creative Castles Family Program

10 to 11 a.m.

at Brandywine Museum

Details, registration info, pricing and more HERE

Knights and Ladies Meet and Greet

Saturdays, November 29, December 6, 13, 20, 27 and January 3,

11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

at Brandywine Museum

Details HERE

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

Storytime with Cinderella
at Hedgegrow Theater
11 AM
Details, tickets and more info HERE

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

Make & Take Crafts
12 PM – 3 PM
at Darby Free Library
Details HERE

Tree Lighting Ceremony
at Glen Eagle Square, Glen Mills
5:30PM – 8:00PM
Free pics with Santa, arts and crafts, face painting and balloon art for the kids. Holiday dancers for your entertainment as well as great shopping, treats and carriage rides
Details HERE

Sunday, November 30, 2014

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

Santa’s Parade & Fun Run/Walk in Downtown Media
3 PM
Downtown Media
Details HERE

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