Delaware County PA Area Weekend Events, Festivals and Family Fun 9/11 – 9/13

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All Weekend

Devon Fall Classic and Fall Festival
Sept 10th – 13th
Details and schedules HERE

Kennett Square Mushroom Festival
September 12th & 13th
Carnival, street vendors, food, entertainment and more
Details and schedule HERE

Broomall Fire Company Carnival
Fri Sept 11th – Sun Sept 13th
Across the Street from the Broomall Fire Company
Details, ticket info, prices and more HERE

Upper Gwynedd Township Carnival
Thurs Sept 10th – Sun Sept 13th
at 1 Parkside Place Complex, North Wales, PA 19454
Rides, Games, Food & Drink, Fireworks and Fun!
Fireworks will be held on Friday and Saturday night at approximately 9:30 pm
Details HERE and HERE

Day Out with Thomas the Train and Percy at Strasburg Railroad
September 12th – Sept 20th
Details, train schedules, ticket info and more HERE

Zippity Zoo Days at Brandywine Zoo
Saturday & Sunday
Details, ticket info, times and more HERE

Chadds Ford Days
Sept 12th & 13th
10 AM – 5 PM
Details, ticket info and more HERE

Fall Festival at Spruce Street Harbor Park in Philadelphia
Sept 11th – Sept 13th
Celebrate fall at the Delaware Waterfront with a FREE Spruce Street Harbor Park Fall Fest Sponsored by Philly Beer Week. Each day will feature a wide selection of local beers from different states, activities and music. While you’re at Spruce Street Harbor Park Presented by Univest/Valley Green Bank, be sure to stop by Blue Cross RiverRink Summerfest — tons of great activities there as well.
Details HERE

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

Spruce Street Harbor Park and BlueCross RiverRink
Details HERE

Linvilla Orchards – Pumpkinland opens Saturday Sept 12th
Details HERE

The Franklin Institute
The Art of Brick LEGO Exhibit
Details and pricing HERE

Academy of Natural Sciences
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
See my review and more info HERE

Garden State Discovery Museum
Details HERE

Adventure Aquarium
Details HERE

Delaware Children’s Museum
Details HERE

Brandywine Zoo
Details HERE

Details HERE
Review HERE

Sahara Sam’s Indoor & Outdoor Water Park
Details HERE

Sesame Place
Details HERE

Friday September 11, 2015

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

Kindermusik at Radnor Library
9:30 AM and 10:30 AM Sessions
for children age 2-4
Registration required
Details HERE
Friday Film  – The Age of Adaline – PG-13 
6:30 PM – 8 :30 PM
at Upper Darby/Sellers Library
Registration required
Details HERE

Saturday September 12, 2015

Rutledge Borough Community Wide Yard Sale
8 AM – 1 PM
Details HERE

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

Diggerland Touch-a-Truck
9 AM – 1 PM ( 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM will feature a sensory friendly hour [no horns or lights])
FREE to the public!
See and explore REAL fire trucks, actual ambulances, local news trucks, unique construction equipment and so much more!
(Note: The event does not include access to the Diggerland Rides, but you are welcome to purchase tickets and experience the park the same day!)
Details HERE and HERE

Tinicum Twp. Fire Co.’s Annual Red Hot Flea Market
9 AM – 2 PM
at Tinicum Township Fire Company, 99 Wanamaker Ave, Essington, PA
Details HERE

Bryn Mawr Day 2015
9 Am – 2 PM
at the Parking Lot Across From Ludington Library
Free Family Fun! Enjoy a live circus, petting zoo, daylong entertainment and performances, dozens of food vendors with samples, other vendors with health, education and recreation information, activities for young and old —and lots more!
Details HERE

Main Line Mother of Multiples Fall Consignment Sale
Saturday, September 12th from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m
at  403 N Lansdowne Ave
Drexel Hill, PA 19026
Free admission, open to the public.
Details HERE

**See full list of upcoming local Kid Consignment Sales HERE

Miss Marcia’s Gardening with Children at Linvilla Orchards
10 AM – 11 AM
Call ahead to register
Free of charge
Details HERE

Ridley and Interboro School Uniform Swap
at Holmes Presbyterian Church, 375 Holmes Rd, Holmes
10 AM – 12 PM

Kids Club – Bird Feeder
10 AM – 12 PM
at participating Michaels Craft Stores
Take home a completed project. Just $2 per child for 30 minutes of creative craft fun. Ages 3 and up.
Details HERE

Free Fun at the Kimmel Center in Philadelphia
10 AM – Open House – free shows, free activities and more
11 AM – PNC Grow Up Great – Open House Musical Theater
1 PM – Organ Demonstration
Details HERE

Victorian Fair at Ridley Park Lake
10 AM – 4 PM
Details HERE

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

The Little Mermaid, Jr. at Hedgegrow Theater
11 AM
Details and ticket info HERE

Haverford Music Festival
12 PM – 9:30 PM
Family Friendly Festival – Great music, food, beer, outdoor beer garden and more
Details HERE

Science Saturday: Smelly Science at Hagley Museum
1 PM – 4 PM
Civil War at Hagley
10 AM – 5 PM
Walking Tour: Sights, Sounds, and Smells
11 AM , 12 PM, 1 PM and 2 PM
Details, Ticket info and more HERE

Truck Zoo
2:30 – 5:30 PM
hosted by Radnor Memorial Library in the South Wayne municipal parking lot
Raindate Sept 19th
This is a family-friendly event where kids can climb in and experience hands on real-life fire engines, police cars, construction trucks and more! Other activities include children’s storytimes, crafts, entertainment, snacks, giveaways, and more! Fun for all ages and free for the community to attend!
Details HERE

Bethenny Frankel Skinnygirl Cocktails Signing and Sampling Event
3 PM
at Ardmore Fine Wine and Good Spirits , 62 Greenfield Avenue, Ardmore, PA
Details HERE

Media Music in the Park with Let There Be Rock School
3 PM – 6 PM
at Glen Providence Park State Street, Media, Pennsylvania 19063
Details HERE

Sunday September 13, 2015

Fifth Annual Ronald Cup to Support Ronald McDonald House Charities
9 AM
Amosland Field Morton, PA
Details HERE

Super Sunday in Media
9 AM – 4 PM
on State Street in Media
Vendors galore!
Details HERE and HERE

FREE Sunday Mornings at Brandywine River Museum
9:30 AM – 12 PM
through November 22, 2015
Details HERE

Clover Market Fall Opening Day – Chestnut Hill
10 AM – 3 PM
100+ vendors & food trucks
Art, Antiques, Vintage & Handmade
Family and dog-friendly, free admission
(corner of W. Highland Ave & Germantown Ave.)

Details HERE and HERE

10th Annual Greenfest Philly
10 AM – 4 PM
at South Steet Headhouse District, Philadelphia
100+ exhibitors, live music, free demos, an outdoor beer garden, organic food and drinks, handmade and green shopping, MOM’s Organic Market Kids’ Corner, a twenty-five foot rock wall, edible bugs and more.
Details HERE

Manayunk StrEAT Food Festival
11 AM – 5 PM
Main Street in Manayunk
Over 50 of Philadelphia’s best food trucks and vendors!
Details HERE

West Chester Railroad Summer Picnic Specials
Every Sunday June 7 – Sept 20
12 PM only
Enjoy a relaxing 90 minute train ride on a warm summer afternoon. Pack a lunch, or order one of the new boxed lunches, to have during our stop at the Glen Mills train station picnic grove.
Details and ticket info HERE

Zentangle Workshop
2 PM – 4 PM
at Haverford Twp. Free Library
For ages 14 and up
Create beautiful abstract works of art by drawing easy-to-learn patterns.  This art form is done simply with pen strokes.  Not special skills necessary.  Endless possibilities!
Space is limited – Registration is required
Details HERE

Delaware County PA Area Upcoming 2015 Fall & Winter Kid Consignment Sales 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


  1. We’re heading to the Devon Fall Classic TODAY for my birthday!! 🙂

  2. I really wish I was off this weekend to enjoy some of these activities! Thanks for the great list!
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