Delaware County PA and Surrounding Area Memorial Day Weekend Events and Family Fun 5/24 – 5/27

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All Weekend

Looking for some Greater Philadelphia area DAY TRIP ideas? Check out this full list HERE for some inspiration.

Devon Horse Show & County Fair
May 23rd – June 2nd
Rides, games, food and more
Details, ticket info and schedules HERE

Clifton Heights PAL & Boys Club Carnival
May 22nd – 25th
212 S Springfield Rd, Clifton Heights, PA
Rides-Games-Food-Family Fun!
Details HERE

Big Bounce America 2019
May 24th – 26th and May 31st – June 2nd
at Maple Zone Sports Complex 4881 Chichester Ave, Aston PA
New for 2019, ‘Access All Areas’ ticket gives you 3 hours of fun on 3 unique attractions! Super Fun = Super Value!
The World’s Biggest Bounce House
The Giant – America’s Biggest Inflatable Obstacle Course
airSPACE – Slides, Ball Pits, a 60ft tall maze and more!
Welcome to the biggest, craziest and most awesome inflatable theme park ever to exist! We’re inviting YOU to join us and spend some quality time with family and friends in our magical, candy-colored wonderland of inflatable adventure.
Individual sessions are available to suit all age groups from toddlers through to adults only.
The Worlds Biggest Bounce House  – The official Guinness World Record holder for World’s Biggest Bounce House! Live DJs playing the hottest tracks, climbing towers, basketball hoops, slides, ball pits, confetti blasts, bubbles (lots of bubbles!), crazy dancing and even crazier competitions.
The Giant  – Calling all aspiring Ninja Warriors! Three times as long as the average soccer field and featuring 40 unique obstacles, this is America’s Biggest Inflatable Obstacle Course. Designed for all ages, each challenge has a ‘kid friendly’ route so everyone can choose their own level of difficulty. Bounce, jump and race family and friends around this course as many times as you can. Have you got what it takes to defeat The Giant?
AirSPACE  – An interactive, inter-galactic themed attraction filled with friendly aliens, spaceships, giant planets, moon crater ball pits and our aMAZEing 60ft maze! The perfect space for explorers, problem solvers, and those who like to take it a little bit easier. Bounce around and get lost in airSPACE!
Buy Tickets HERE
More Details HERE

Thy Geekdom Con
May 24th – May 26th
at the Greater Philadelphia Expo Center at Oaks
May 24 5:00 pm – 11:45 pm
May 25 10:00 am – 11:45 pm
May 26 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Thy Geekdom Con is a convention of all things geek in pop culture! Brought to you by the fine minds behind the YouTube sensation Game Infirmary, join us for an epic weekend of fun and frivolity!
You can expect to see Acts, Anime, Artists, Board Games, Comics, Cosplay, Crafters, Panels, Table Top games, TV/Movies, and Video Game Tournaments. Show off your skills in the Cosplay Costume Contest and Masquerade or come be an enthusiastic audience! Thy Geekdom Con embraces fandoms from all cartoons, comics, video games, anime, TV/Film, so there is truly something for everyone!
Details and ticket info HERE

Kalmar Nyckel Sails in Historic New Castle
May 25-June 1
Battery Park, on the Delaware Bay, 1 Delaware Street, New Castle, DE
NEW sails added on Memorial Day weekend through June 1st!
Adventure awaits on the Tall Ship of Delaware. Plan a great 2.5-hour day, pirate or sunset sail from Historic New Castle’s public dock – while tickets last.
Two sails a day on Saturday, May 25 at 10am – 12:30pm and
3-5:30pm plus Sunday, May 26 from 3-5:30pm. Bring a picnic or grab dinner in town after your sail!
Pirate Sails are back! From 10am – 12:30pm on Sunday, May 26 and June 23 plus Saturday, June 22 from 2-4:30pm. Join our pirate crew for a jolly good time. Costumes welcome but not required!
Details and ticket info HERE

Country Music Festival – Memorial Day Weekend
May 25th – 27th
at Chaddsford Winery 632 Baltimore Pike, Chadds Ford, PA
It’s the unofficial start of summer, and we’ll be rocking at the Winery all weekend long with: red hot country music, finger-lickin’ food truck fare, and boot-stompin’ Chaddsford wine.
Enjoy live entertainment from some of the area’s hottest country cover bands, and visit the CFW Slushie Shack for Sangria Slushies, draft beer, and cold brew coffee.
Admission is free, and all wine and food purchases are pay-as-you-go.
Details HERE

National Constitution Center Memorial Day Weekend 2019
Regular museum hours, Saturday, May 25 – Monday, May 27
“The National Constitution Center will honor America’s fallen military heroes over Memorial Day Weekend, Saturday, May 25, through Monday, May 27. Visitors can learn about how the Memorial Day holiday originated as “Decoration Day,” an occasion to honor soldiers who gave their lives during the American Civil War. Programming, which is presented in conjunction with the Center’s new permanent Civil War and Reconstruction: The Battle for Freedom and Equality exhibit, will examine what life was like for Civil War soldiers and take a look at some items they would have carried with them during the war. Family-friendly programs and activities will also include flag etiquette and flag folding workshops, arts and craft activities, 18th century games, and interactive shows.
Throughout the weekend, visitors can also take a moment to write thank you letters to those who have served in the country’s armed forces at the Center’s Thank-A-Vet postcard writing station. Postcards can also be accessed online and downloaded by virtual visitors.”
Details and ticket info HERE

Becuna’s 75th Birthday Bash at Independence Seaport Museum
211 S. Columbus Blvd. Philadelphia PA
Dust off your party hats and noisemakers, it’s time to celebrate Submarine Becuna’s 75th birthday all Memorial Day Weekend long!
Help Independence Seaport Museum make sure “Becky” has the best birthday yet by visiting the Museum to sign a birthday card, have some birthday cake (what’s a birthday party without cake?), and much more!
Highlights include:
Special Becuna Birthday Bargains
$7.50 entry for Extended Historic Ships (last boarding at 6:15 p.m.), Thursday, May 23 – Sunday, May 26
$7.50 entry to Admiral’s Tavern*, Friday, May 24 – Saturday, May 25 (*21+ over)
$7.50 paddling in Paddle Penn’s Landing, Friday May 24 – Monday, May 27
Sign a birthday card for “Becky” in the crew’s mess aboard the submarine.
Becuna-themed Seafarin’ Saturday from 1:30-3:30 on Saturday, May 25
Artifact show-and-tell
Birthday cake on Saturday, May 25
Docent tours of Becuna from 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. on Saturday, May 25 and Sunday, May 26 with United States Submarine Veterans, Inc.
In addition to deals and activities, please join ISM on Saturday, May 25 at 10:30 a.m. for a special ceremony to honor Submarine Becuna. Speakers include Capt. Patrick Finney, NR Commander, Joint Enabling Capabilities Command, as well as local individuals who have special stories and connections to the submarine. During the ceremony, we will also be unveiling Becuna’s brass and wood name boards as well as celebrating her service with gun salutes from Cruiser Olympia and the Battleship New Jersey.
Details HERE

Spruce Street Harbor Park Univestival
May 24th – 26th
121 N. Columbus Blvd Philadelphia, PA
Enjoy three full days of entertainment, activities, and more at this weekend-long festival thanks to our sustaining sponsor Univest. Come for the musical performances and free activities produced by Tiny Room for Elephants, and stay for the beautiful setting, great food, and other indulgences. Plus, take your chance at the Univest Prize Vault for a chance to win amazing prizes such as gift cards, tool sets, electronics, health & wellness items, and more while supplies last. To win, guests will be able to pick a key out of a bowl for a chance to unlock the vault. Guests that unlock the vault will be able to choose a prize!
Bonus! Fireworks will cap off Saturday festivities at 9:30pm.
Free and open to the public, Wheelchair accessible
Rain Date: May 31 – June 2
Details HERE

Blue Cross RiverRink Summerfest
May 10th – September 2nd
121 N. Columbus Blvd Philadelphia, PA
Blue Cross RiverRink Summerfest is the place to go for roller skating, mini golf, and games and rides on the Midway. The site is free and open to the public and roller skating, mini golf, rides (Ferris wheel, carousel), and games are pay-as-you-go. Be sure to snag some tasty food from Chickie’s & Pete’s Crabshack, Franklin Fountain, and other on-site vendors.
Details HERE

Big Apple Circus
at the Greater Philadelphia Expo Center at Oaks
Now  through June 16th
Details and ticket info HERE

2019 Philadelphia Chinese Lantern Festival
May 1st – June 30th
at Franklin Square in Philadelphia
Read more about the festival HERE
Ticket info and more HERE

Legally Blonde: The Musical
Now through July 14th
at Walnut Street Theatre in Philadelphia
Details and ticket info HERE

The Three Musketeers: a Comedy with a lot of Swords
May 2nd – 26th
at Hedgerow Theatre Company 64 Rose Valley Rd, Rose Valley, PA
Details and ticket info HERE

Marvel: Universe of Super Heroes Exhibit at The Franklin Institute
April 13th – September 2nd
“Marvel: Universe of Super Heroes features more than 300 artifacts, including some of Marvel’s most iconic and sought-after pages, costumes, and props. Spectacular artifacts to thrill both avid collectors, and casual fans—while immersive set pieces, soundscapes, and interactive elements bring the comic book world to life!”
Details and ticket info HERE

Cherry Street Pier
121 N Columbus Blvd, Philadelphia PA
Experience Delaware River Waterfront’s unique take on public space with the opening of Cherry Street Pier
Details HERE and HERE

Free Yoga on the Race Street Pier presented by Independence Blue Cross
Daily through November 12
Class Schedule:
Monday through Thursday: 7:00AM and 6PM
Friday: 7:00AM
Saturday and Sunday at 9:30AM
Twilight Classes:
Classes will begin at 8:30PM
Friday, April 19: Pink Moon
Saturday, May 18: Flower Moon
Monday, June 17: Strawberry Moon
Wednesday, July 17: Buck Moon
Sunday, August 15: Sturgeon Moon
Saturday, September 14: Harvest Moon
Sunday, October 13: Hunter Moon
Tuesday, November 12: Beavers Moon
Summer Solstice Yoga Mala
Friday, June 21 at 6PM
Holiday Classes:
The following holiday classes will begin at 9:30AM
Memorial Day, Monday, May 27
Independence Day, Thursday, July 4
Labor Day, Monday, September 2
Columbus Day, Modany, October 14
Veterans Day, Monday, November 11
Against the stunning backdrop of the Ben Franklin Bridge, Philadelphia’s favorite free workout series, Free Yoga on Race Street Pier Presented by Independence Blue Cross is back for its sixth season, featuring 300 free yoga classes through autumn. Join Philly’s yoga community at the time that fits your schedule with both morning and evening classes. All experience levels and abilities are welcome.
In the case of inclement weather, yoga instructors will cancel class 30 minutes before the scheduled start time. For regular updates about Free Yoga on Race Street Pier follow @YogaOnThePier on Facebook.
Details HERE

Linvilla Orchards
Details HERE

Ship Bottom Beer Garden at Linvilla Orchards
Beginning Weekends in May
HOURS: Sat & Sun -Noon to 9pm
Corn Hole, Giant Jenga. Share a pint under the stars
Pouring some of your favorite and remote releases of Limited Editions
Some Ales will be crafted with Linvilla’s Own farm grown products.
At Ship Bottom Brewery we handcraft every batch of beer that we make and pride ourselves in doing so. We only use the freshest ingredients that are hand selected by our head brewer. Our handcrafted ale and lager recipes were created to maximize the complex flavors of malts and hops.
Details HERE

Lansdowne Landing
7 AM – 10 PM
30 North Lansdowne Avenue, Lansdowne, PA
What is The Landing?
Inspired by awesome outdoor gathering places like Philadelphia’s own The Porch or Spruce Street Harbor Park, the Lansdowne Landing is a fun, festive spot that’s open from 7am to 10pm.
Visit for a full schedule of events, updated regularly, so check by often for fun from family-friendly fun to live music to food trucks and more!
Details HERE

LEGOLAND Discovery Center Philadelphia
Details and ticket info HERE

Please Touch Museum
Details HERE

The Franklin Institute
Marvel: Universe of Super Heroes Exhibit
April13, 2019 to September 2, 2019
Details HERE

Philadelphia Museum of Art
Details HERE

Academy of Natural Sciences
The newest special exhibit, Mythic Creatures: Dragons, Unicorns & Mermaids will be open February 16–June 9, 2019
Details and ticket info HERE

Philadelphia Zoo – Return of the Zoo Key & LEGO Creatures of Habitat Exhibit
Read more about the zoo’s newest exhibit HERE
Details and Ticket Info HERE

Delaware Museum of Natural History
Details, ticket info and more HERE

Longwood Gardens
Details HERE

The Crayola Experience
Easton, PA
Details HERE
Purchase discount tickets HERE and get $4 off admission price (Regular Price: $19.99 Your Price: $15.99)

Garden State Discovery Museum
Details HERE

Delaware Children’s Museum
Details HERE

Brandywine Zoo
Details HERE

Philadelphia’s Magic Gardens
Details HERE

Sesame Place
Details HERE

Hershey Park
Details HERE

Dorney Park
Details HERE

Dutch Wonderland
Details HERE

Storybook Land
Details HERE

Knoebels Amusement Park
Details HERE

Sahara Sam’s Indoor Water Park
Details HERE

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

Sahara Sams Indoor & Outdoor Water Park
Details HERE

Friday May 24, 2019

For a calendar of Various Infant and Toddler Programs as well as afterschool events at local Delco Libraries, Go HERE

Disney’s Aladdin opens in theaters today! (Saw a screening earlier this week and it was absolutely amazing!!) Details HERE

Gaming Club
2:30 PM – 4 PM
at Haverford Township Free Library
Relax and play a game! A PS4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch and several retro consoles are available for use. Feel free to bring your own portable device or games, too.
This program is free and open to those in grades 6-12.
No registration is required.
Details HERE

After School Board Games
3 PM – 5 PM
at Middletown Free Library
Details HERE

Teen Game Day
3:30 PM – 5 PM
at Lansdowne Public Library
Come in and unwind with the library’s collection of games for the PS4, Xbox 360, or Wii. Feel free to bring in your own games to join in on the fun.
Details HERE

BYOB & Pizza Night at Lulu’s Casita
4 PM – 7:30 PM
at 6 Cricket Avenue, Ardmore, PA
Lulu’s is open until 7:30pm for more fun, BYOB and pizza starting at 4pm. You can now place your pizza order ahead of time, give us a call, let them know what you want and they will have your pizza waiting for you! Regular admission
Details HERE

Movie Day
5 PM – 6 PM
at Yeadon Library
Details HERE

Kick off Memorial Day Weekend at Ridley Township Swim Club
5 PM – 8 PM
2001 Academy Avenue, Folsom, PA
Bring and friend and come make a splash at Ridley Township Swim Club to kick off Memorial Day weekend! $2 admission- do not need to be a member to attend. (proceeds for RTSC swim and dive teams)
Details HERE

Karaoke at 2312 Garrett (Delaware County, PA) (21 and older)
8 PM – 12 AM
2312 Garrett Rd, Drexel Hill, Pennsylvania
Karaoke is every Friday at 2312 Garrett in Drexel Hill, PA!
Details HERE

Saturday, May 25, 2019

Bird Walk at Newlin Grist Mill
8 AM – 10 AM
219 Cheyney Rd Glen Mills PA
Newlin Grist Mill and Wild Birds Unlimited-Concordville are teaming up to explore the wonderful world of bird life. Join us for monthly naturalist-led walks through the 160-acre park at Newlin Grist Mill. We will meet year-round residents, visit exciting migrants, and learn the basics of bird identification and biology.
Families and beginners are welcome!
Where: meet at the NGM Visitor Center
Cost: Free
Details HERE

Butterfly and Late-Spring Bird Walk with Cliff Hence
9 AM – 11 AM
at John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge At Tinicum 8601 Lindbergh Blvd, Philadelphia PA
Come discover the birds and butterflies of the Refuge! Walk will meet at the visitor center and be at a relaxed paced on flat surfaces. Please wear comfortable shoes and dress in layers. Binoculars can be loaned from the front desk before the walk. No registration required.
Details HERE

Lansdowne Farmers Market Opening Day
9 AM – 1 PM
30 N Lansdowne Ave, Lansdowne, PA
Vendors: Food & More: Big Sky Bread, Fruitwood Farms, Green Zebra Farms, Herrcastle Farm, Mitchell & Mitchell Wines, LLC, MyHouse Cookies and Pies, Potato Homestead, Wilson’s Curiously Good Foods Cheryl’s Southern Style, Dock Street Beer, Jerky Jack, Inc., Kia’s Cakes, Solrig Farm, Taste of Puebla Amazing Acres Goat Dairy, Conshohocken Brewing Company, LLC, Firehouse Donuts, LLC, Kay Way Juice, Lucille’s Grand Daughter, LLC, Red Brick Craft Distillery, Yaya’s Caribbean Cuisine The Pure Truth Culinary Services, LLC., Relishing Grannies, Creative Shepard Farms, Cherry’s Baking Company
Soap: Love Naturally, Essential Herbalist, Kiss My Soul Naturals LLC , Izzie Lizzie Organics Co., Amazing Essence
Musician: David Falcone
Artist: Liz Steele Coats
Details HERE

Bryn Mawr Farmers’ Market
Every Saturday 9am-1pm (open year round)
in the Amtrak Parking Lot
at the intersection of Lancaster & Bryn Mawr Avenues
Details HERE

Circus Family Festival at Please Touch Museum
9 AM – 5 PM
Magic, movement, and more! Run away to Please Touch Museum and clown around with us at our Circus Family Festival.
Details schedule & more HERE

Swarthmore Farmers Market
9:30 AM – 1:30 PM
Every Saturday
May 11 – December 7
Central Park
121 Park Avenue, Swarthmore, PA 19081
THE Saturday Morning food, art, and community gathering place!
The market includes a great variety of weekly, bi-weekly, and monthly local food vendors and a rotation of live performers, kids’ crafts, artists, food trucks, and special community and healthy living events.

Build your own Terrarium or Fairy Garden at Linvilla Orchards
10 AM – 11 AM
Linvilla supplies everything you need to build your own beautiful terrarium. You can choose from a variety of containers and plants, our knowledgeable staff will guide you through the whole process. Fairy garden figures are sold separately.
Call 610-876-7116 to register.
Fee $35
Details HERE

Kids Club Patriotic Cookie Decorations
10 AM – 12 PM
at participating Michaels Craft Stores
Cost: $3 per project, ages 3+ supplies included.
Details HERE

Memorial Craft Show/Flea Market/Memorial Parade
10 AM – 2 PM
at Cokesbury United Methodist Chu 305 Market St, Marcus Hook PA
Stop by and see the specials the vendors have…..Cokesbury Church will have their Hot Dog Fundraiser from 10-1 and the Memorial Parade is at 12:00
This is a RAIN or SHINE event
Details HERE

Liberty Flea Market at Cherry Street Pier
10 AM – 5 PM
at Cherry Street Pier in Philadelphia
Liberty Flea is a collection of the top Vintage and Artisan vendors in the Philadelphia area.
Celebrate the unofficial kick- off to summer at Liberty Flea on Saturday, May 25. Enjoy a collection of top-of-the-line vintage and artisan vendors from the Philadelphia area.
And, if you work up an appetite while shopping (and we know you will!) we have you covered: enjoy Cherry Street Pier’s spectacular views while munching on tasty food from Birdies Biscuits, Cooperage Philly, Hardena, and Little Baby’s Ice Cream.
Details HERE

Day Flights: Growing Up at Delaware Museum of Natural History
10:30 AM – 1:30 PM
4840 Kennett Pike, Wilmington, DE
Sometimes you will never know the value of a moment until it becomes a memory. With the help of Animal Behavior and Conservation Connections’ Phung Luu, here at the Delaware Museum of Natural History, we are flying into our next great bird adventure, growing up. Join us in our ongoing series as we discover what growing up looks like in the animal kingdom. Through live bird encounters, crafts, and hands-on activities, we’ll look to see how similar we all really are! During this special lunchtime event, guests are encouraged to pack a picnic lunch and enjoy it on our Museum grounds after the presentation.
Free for DMNH Members or with paid admission.
Details HERE

Storytime and Activities Featuring Aladdin
11 AM
at Barnes & Noble Broomall PA
Celebrate the release of the live-action movie with this Storytime. Activites to follow.
Details HERE

First Responder Day at Delaware Children’s Museum
12 PM – 3 PM
550 Justison St, Wilmington, DE
FREE outdoor event! Explore emergency service vehicles and meet the men and women who serve as First Responders!
All First Responders and their families receive FREE admission to the museum on event day. Regular $9 admission applies to all other general admission guests.
Details HERE

MAKE break Patriotic Pom Pom Wreath
1 PM – 3 PM
at participating Michaels Craft Stores
Cost: Buy the wreath base, and the supplies to decorate it will be provided.
Details HERE

Chess Club
1 PM – 3:30 PM
at Lansdowne Library
All ages, all levels
Details HERE

Black Superhero Showcase
1 PM – 4 PM
at J. Lewis Crozer Library
Celebrate black superheroes throughout comic book history at Crozer Library with a movie marathon, fun crafts, a superhero story time, and FREE snacks.
Details HERE

Pop-Up Naturalist: “Wonderful Wildflowers”
1 PM – 5 PM
at Newlin Grist Mill 219 Cheyney Rd, Glen Mills, PA
Join Newlin’s staff naturalist for an afternoon of exciting environmental activities. Look for the pop-up naturalist tent in different parts of the park and discover the plants and animals that call Newlin home. While specific activities will vary by theme, you can expect to find interactive demonstrations, live specimens, games and crafts, and fun for the whole family! All ages; FREE.
Details HERE

Manayunk Mac & Cheese Crawl
1 PM – 5 PM
Main Street in Manyunk
Enjoy delicious, specialty chef-created mac & cheese samples, drink & food specials (craft beer, mixed drinks, and wine), and so much more. An absolutely incredible value and one heck of a fun afternoon with friends!
General Admission
– 2oz samples of mac and cheese from participating locations
– $4 featured drink specials (craft beer, mixed drinks, and wine)
– Exclusive discount $5 off $25 or more discount code each participating location (good for a future date)
– A custom “crawl map” complete all locations and what they are serving
– $1 per ticket will be donated to charity
VIP Admission
Includes everything with General Admission tickets, PLUS:
– An official Manayunk Mac and Cheese t-shirt
– 1 Free Drink ticket (good at any participating location)
Details, ticket link and more info HERE

Teen & Tween Yoga at Middletown Free Library
2 PM
Ages 10+
Come to the Middletown Free Library for a FREE yoga class for tweens & teens (ages 10+). Come in your comfy, stretchy clothes and get some peaceful exercise to stretch your muscles, find your balance, and enjoy some deep breathing exercises to help you relax!
Registration is not required. The library has yoga mats you can use, or feel free to bring your own from home!
Details HERE

Gaun Family Fishing Program
4 PM – 7 PM
at John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge At Tinicum 8601 Lindbergh Blvd, Philadelphia PA
Use the GET TICKETS link to register. Program is free!
The Family Fishing Program is for families with little or no fishing experience. Participants learn basic fishing skills and to practice those skills while fishing during the program. The program is open to all ages, including children ages 5 and older. Those under age 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. The program is free and all equipment is provided.
NOTE: the fishing license requirement is waived during the program for participants age 16 and older.
Details HERE

FREE US Air Force Band Full Spectrum Concert and Fireworks
8 PM – 10 PM (Fireworks at 9:30 PM)
at the Great Plaza at Penn’s Landing in Philadelphia
About Full Spectrum:
Full Spectrum is an 8-piece, electrifying, high energy “pop & hip-hop” band out of the United States Air Force Heritage of America Band. This dynamic group of Active Duty musicians is assembled from areas throughout the U.S., but call Langley AFB, Virginia home. The band is made up of 3 vocalists, keyboards, guitar, bass, drums, and an audio engineer.
Their sound is a mix of “old school” hip-hop similar to artists like Grand Master Flash and the Furious Five, Run-DMC, and “The Beastie Boys,” and today’s pop music trends such as Maroon Five, “Macklemore” and The Weeknd. Their musical influence stems from their main mission of reaching this generation’s youth and young adults.
Details HERE

Upland Borough FREE Movie in the Park – “Ralph Breaks the Internet”
8:30 PM
Bristol Lord Field
Bring a blanket or chair to enjoy this FREE event. All are welcome!
Refreshments will be sold in the Pavilion by the Upland Borough Police Department – all proceeds benefit their annual “National Night Out” held in August.
Details HERE

Sunday, May 26, 2019

Mindfulness through Birdwatching with Karin Marcus
8 AM – 10 AM
at John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge At Tinicum 8601 Lindbergh Blvd, Philadelphia, PA
Mindfulness, the art of being fully present, partners naturally with bird watching which is fundamentally the practice of savoring the moment. This will be a leisurely bird walk placing an added emphasis on awakening the senses and stilling the mind.
Walk will meet at visitor center and be at a relaxed paced on flat surfaces. Please wear comfortable shoes and dress in layers. Binoculars can be loaned from the front desk before the walk. No registration required.
Details HERE

PA Free Fishing Day
“Fish-for-Free Days allow anyone (resident or non-resident) to legally fish on Pennsylvania waterways on the designated days with NO FISHING LICENSE REQUIRED (Trout/Salmon and Lake Erie permits are also NOT required). All other fishing regulations still apply.”
Details HERE

Contemplating Nature Walk
9 AM – 9:30 AM
at John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge At Tinicum 8601 Lindbergh Blvd, Philadelphia, PA
Recharge with us for a 30 minute meditative walk and connect to the natural world! Dressing warmly and in layers is recommended. Walk will be approximately 1/2 mile on flat surfaces, with frequent breaks for nature contemplation.
Details HERE

Dog & Puppy Yoga – West Chester, PA
11 AM – 12 PM
at Brandywine Valley SPCA 1212 Phoenixville Pike, West Chester PA
Dog and Puppy Yoga! Children and Adults Welcome! Advanced Registration Required – Selling Out Fast -Register Now! Registration closes 5/23!
Water and Rock Studio, the original creators of Goat Yoga in the Philadelphia region, is teaming up with Brandywine Valley SPCA to bring you DOG & PUPPY YOGA!!
It’s yoga…at its cutest! In this class you’ll stretch and flow, relax and rejuvenate…all while being visited by playful puppies and dogs that are happy to meet you!
**This event is to raise awareness for these rescue pups that are up for adoption. For this reason, no outside animals allowed!**
Who knows, you may even decide to take one home!
No experience needed.
Kids and Adults of all ages and levels welcome.
Advanced Registration Required
Details HERE

Sundays with Pop-up Play
11:30 AM – 12:30 PM
at Spruce Street Harbor Park
Pop-up Play returns on Sundays to offer free, interactive activities featuring art, music, and science for children and their families. Join us opening weekend for a hula hoop fest featuring hula hoop decorating and contest.
Details HERE

Alice in Wonderland
12 PM (Sundays through May 26th)
at Media Theatre
Details and ticket info HERE

Eddystone Memorial Day Parade Followed by Field Games, Activities and Food
12 PM Parade
beginning at Boeing Union Hall 1000 E. 4th St
1 PM – 3:30 PM – Field Games, Activities and Food
at Dom Marion Field (behind Lighthouse Hall)
Pony rides, Moon bounces, Music – FREE
Dunk Tank $1
1:30 PM – Best Decorated Contest
Bike/Scooter/Stroller/Wagon – Judging to be held at Dom Marion Field, 1st 2nd & 3rd prizes to be awarded ages 0-2, 3-6, 7-9, 10-12
Raindate – Monday May 27th
(Thanks, Monica L. and Danielle T!!)

EVERYONE WELCOME TODAY at Creekside Swim Club (Do not need to be a member)
12:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Creekside is located at the corner of Media Pkwy and Moore Rd in Wallingford PA
$4 per person (no membership needed Sunday, May 26th only)
Ages 3 and under are FREE. All minors must be accompanied by and adult.
Details HERE and HERE

Family Movie Night: Mary Poppins Returns!
6 PM – 8 PM
at Cokesbury United Methodist Church  305 Market St, Marcus Hook PA
Free family friendly movie – all are welcome!
25 cent concession stand – every item is a quarter!
Doors are open at 5:45 PM – movie starts promptly at 6:00 PM
Details HERE

Member Night at Philadelphia Zoo 
6 PM – 8 PM
You won’t want to miss Philadelphia Zoo’s first Member Night of the season this Sunday, May 26th 6-8:00PM.
You never know who you’ll run into as you walk around the Zoo…keep an eye out for your favorite fairy tale and superhero characters!
Mingle with the ZOO’per Heroes – see what we did there – dedicated to caring for our amazing animals during special keeper chats.
It’s a bird… it’s a plane… it’s… YOU! Take to the sky in the new WildWorks ropes course & zip line for an amazing aerial adventure!
Check out Creatures of Habitat and experience a world of intricately crafted animal sculptures designed by artist Sean Kenney and built with gazillions of LEGO® bricks.
Grab a bite to eat at The Urban Green, the Zoo’s new food & beverage oasis featuring fantastic food trucks serving up a variety of tasty treats!
And don’t forget to bring your vintage Zoo Key! That’s right, the iconic Key to animal adventure is BACK and ready to inspire the next generation of Zoo goers! Need a Key? We’ve got you covered. Stop by the ZooShop and grab one on your way in!
See the your Zoo in a new light during this exclusive, members-only event.
Time to renew / need a new membership?
Visit and Use promo code ZOOPER at checkout to save 15%
(Offer valid for online transactions only, cannot be combined with other offers, cannot be applied to previous transactions and expires Sunday May 26th)
Details HERE

Eddystone Annual Memorial Day Fireworks ** Rescheduled to tomorrow, Monday May 27th due to this evening’s forcasted weather**
at Dusk (Field will open at 6 PM)
at Dom Marion Field (behind Lighthouse Hall) 1401 E 9th St
Snacks and Glow necklaces will be available for sale
Raindate – Monday May 27th
(Thanks, Monica L. and Danielle T!!)

Upland Borough Fireworks
at Dusk
Fireworks will be held at dusk overlooking Bristol Lord Field (located at 6th & Main Streets). Borough Roads surrounding the area will be closed beginning at 7:00 p.m. until the Fireworks are completed. All are welcome!
Details HERE

Fireworks at Sesame Place
9 PM
Details HERE

Fireworks & Fountains Shows at Longwood Gardens – To Philly with Love
9:15 PM
Come Rock Around the Clock, do The Twist, and Raise Your Glass along to songs inspired by and performed by artists with strong ties to Oh, What A Beautiful City— our beloved Philadelphia.
Details and ticket info HERE

Monday May 27, 2019

Kids Eat Free at participating Applebee’s Restaurants on Memorial Day, Monday May 27th, 2019
All kids must be accompanied by an adult. See store for details. Must order for kids menu. Offer valid for dine in only.

Lansdowne Memorial Day Parade
8:45 AM – 11 AM
39 N Lansdowne Ave, STE 45, Lansdowne PA
The parade begins at Lansdowne and LaCrosse Avenues, goes north on Lansdowne Avenue, turns right onto Essex Avenue and ends on the High School field. The best place to watch the parade is at Lansdowne and Greenwood Avenues. The Mansfield Brass Band plays selected music at Lansdowne and Greenwood Avenues at 8:45AM.
Details HERE and HERE

Upland Borough Memorial Day Parade
9 AM
starts at 9:00am at Upland Baptist church, then proceeds to war memorial on Sixth St.
Details HERE

Concord Township Memorial Day Parade
9:30 AM
Springwater Plaza to Elam United Methodist Services to follow at Cemetery
Details HERE

Radnor Memorial Day Parade
9:45 AM
Rain or shine
A brief Memorial Ceremony will immediately follow the parade at the corner of Runnymede and South Wayne Avenues.
Details HERE

Aston Memorial Day Parade
10 AM
The Green Ridge Memorial American Legion Post #926 will hold the annual Memorial Day Parade on Monday, May 27. The parade will begin at the Village Green Shopping Center on Concord Road at 10 a.m. and will proceed down Concord Road to the American Legion Post #926. Memorial services will be held at the front of the Post building shortly after the arrival of all parade participants
Details HERE

Media Memorial Day Parade
10 AM – 10:45 AM
Memorial Day Parade begins at 10am, Barrall Field at State and Edgmont Sts. The parade will move up State Street to Orange and will end at the Courthouse for a short ceremony to honor those who gave their lives to our country. Parade will be led by the Color Guards of the VFW, American Legion and Vietnam Veterans of America. Participants include Penncrest Marching Band and numerous community organizations.
Details HERE

Marple Memorial Day Parade 
10 AM
West Chester Pike & Malin Rd Broomall, PA
The parade will head East, in the Eastbound Lane, on West Chester Pike proceeding to the American Legion Post 805 for a Memorial Day Ceremony. 
Details HERE

Memorial Day Picnic sponsored by Resurrection Life Church and Upland Baptist Church
11 AM – 2 PM
Bristol Lord Field at 6th & Main Streets Upland
Join for FREE hot dogs, hamburgers, potato salad, baked beans, chips, drinks, desserts and face painting.
Details HERE

Eddystone Annual Memorial Day Fireworks
at Dusk (Field will open at 6 PM)
at Dom Marion Field (behind Lighthouse Hall) 1401 E 9th St
Snacks and Glow necklaces will be available for sale
Raindate – Monday May 27th
(Thanks, Monica L. and Danielle T!!)

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