Delaware County PA and Surrounding Area Weekend Events and Family Fun 2/21 – 2/23

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

Sep 20, 2019 – March 15, 2020
Fashion District Philadelphia 901 Market Street #1150 Philadelphia, PA
Monday – Saturday: 10AM to 8:30PM
Sunday: 11AM to 8:30PM
Interactive Candy Wonderland with amazing photo ops
**Tickets must be purchased in advance
Details and ticket info HERE

Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest
November 29, 2019 – March 8, 2020
A cold-weather version of the roller skating oasis Blue Cross RiverRink Summerfest, Winterfest houses an Olympic-size ice skating rink overlooking the Delaware River, a ski chalet-style lodge and winter garden with a majestically lit holiday tree (featuring tens of thousands of LED lights!), an outdoor seating area with fire pits, cozy warming cabins, a kids’ lodge with arcade games and plenty more.
Details HERE

Horizon River Rink
November 29th through March 1, 2020
at 308 Justison St, Wilmington DE, at the Justison Landing Green, conveniently located on the Riverwalk
This family-oriented, outdoor ice skating rink provides fun for all ages! The Riverfront Rink is able to accommodate approximately 350 skaters at once and will be open 7 days a week with extended hours during the holiday break. The Horizon Services Riverfront Rink not only brings the fun winter tradition of skating to the Wilmington Riverfront, it will also offer numerous programs and promotions throughout the skating season.
Details, hours, prices and more 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

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

Longwood Gardens
Details HERE

Franklin Square
Details and times HERE

Winter at Dilworth Park
From skating to fitness on the Rink, and karaoke to quizzo in the Cabin, Dilworth Park is hosting great events, all winter long! Skate, stroll, shop, eat and drink.
November through February
1 S 15th St Philadelphia, PA
𝗥𝗼𝘁𝗵𝗺𝗮𝗻 𝗢𝗿𝘁𝗵𝗼𝗽𝗮𝗲𝗱𝗶𝗰𝘀 𝗜𝗰𝗲 𝗥𝗶𝗻𝗸 𝗛𝗼𝘂𝗿𝘀
Monday-Thursday: Noon-9 p.m.
Friday: Noon-11 p.m.
Saturday: 11 a.m.-11 p.m.
Sunday: 11 a.m.-8 p.m.
Holiday hours:
𝗦𝗸𝗮𝘁𝗶𝗻𝗴 𝗔𝗱𝗺𝗶𝘀𝘀𝗶𝗼𝗻 𝗮𝗻𝗱 𝗥𝗲𝗻𝘁𝗮𝗹𝘀
Kids 10 & Under: $3
Adults: $5
Skate Rental: $10
(skate sizes range from kids’ size 9 to men’s size 14)
Penguin Skate-Aids: $15 per hour
(available anytime for children 10 years old and under)
Lockers: $10
Group Rate: $12 per person for 10+ guests
(Includes admission and skate rental)
Rothman Orthopaedics Cabin
Cozy up with warm cocktails like spiked hot chocolate or festive drinks featuring Maker’s Mark and Jim Beam Apple, along with craft beers from Victory Brewing and Stella Artois. Tasty bites and sweet treats will keep guests going in between skating sessions and shopping trips.
Hours November – December
Monday-Thursday: 11 a.m.-9 p.m.
Friday-Saturday: 11 a.m.-11 p.m.
Sunday: 11 a.m.-8 p.m.
Hours January – February
Monday-Thursday: 4 p.m.-9 p.m.
Friday: 4 p.m.-11 p.m.
Saturday: 11 a.m.-11 p.m.
Sunday: 11 a.m.-8 p.m.
November 8, 2019-February 23, 2020
Chaddsford Winery Hours
November 8, 2019-January 1, 2020
Monday-Friday: 5 p.m.-8 p.m.
Saturday-Sunday: 12 p.m.-8 p.m.
Holiday hours may vary
Dilworth Park’s wintertime centerpiece returns with picturesque plantings, whimsically-crafted topiaries and a brand-new Chaddsford Winery station! Guests 21 and older can purchase warm mulled wine served in a one-of-a-kind souvenir mug that can be refilled for $7. Choose from “Holiday Spirit”, a Pennsylvania-made glüwein, or “Spiced Apple,” made with pressed apple wine.
Children and adults are free to wander the Wintergarden at no cost through February 23, 2020

Linvilla Orchards
Details HERE

Linvilla Orchatrds Indoor Mini Golf
2020 Indoor Mini Golf Hours
January 11 thru March 6: 9am – 5pm daily (last time to begin golfing is at 4pm)
March 7 thru March 29: 9am – 6pm daily (last time to begin golfing is at 5pm)
“Linvilla Orchard’s Fore! The Planet is a highly interactive and playful museum exhibit created by the Academy of Natural Sciences in Philadelphia! This exhibition pairs important environmental issues with the fun of miniature golf.
18 unique educational holes explore butterfly metamorphosis, a tropical rain forest, evolution, dinosaur extinction, food chains, and more. Perfect for kids of all ages, your entire family will enjoy playing miniature golf while learning about our environment – every step of the way!”
Details HERE

Please Touch Museum
Details HERE

Penn Museum
at Penn Museum 3260 South St, Philadelphia, PA
Details and ticket info HERE

The Franklin Institute
Details HERE

Philadelphia Museum of Art
Details HERE

Academy of Natural Sciences
Details HERE

Adventure Aquarium
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

Diggerland Winterfest
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

Friday February 21, 2020

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

Meet the Cast: High School Musical Jr
1 PM – 2 PM
at Haverford Township Free Library
It’s time to welcome the cast of Haverford Middle School’s production of High School Musical!
Meet the cast, hear selections from the show and be entered to win a family pack of tickets.
No registration required; this program is for children ages 3 and up and their caregivers.
Details HERE

Rescheduled: Cupid’s Arrow Archery Pop-up
4 PM – 6 PM
at John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge At Tinicum 8601 Lindbergh Blvd, Philadelphia, PA
Be your own Cupid! Stop by our FREE Pop-up Archery Range this Valentine’s Day, February 14th between 4pm and 6pm! Take your first shot at archery and learn a quick overview of the skills required to hit a bullseye. With safety as our priority, our USA Archery certified instructors will help you with the basics of archery. Families are welcome with kids ages 8 and up. No registration or equipment required!
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

Quizzo at Ridley Township Library
7 PM – 9 PM
Have fun and win prizes playing general knowledge trivia at the library. Be sure to register your team of up to four in advance. Bring your own snacks to enjoy!
Register by emailing or by calling 610-583-0593
Details HERE

Silent Philly at Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest
7 PM – 11 PM
Jam with other music enthusiasts on the ice, in the Lodge, going head to head in the arcade, or around the fire pits. Between tracks, indulge in tasty eats from Chickie’s & Pete’s, Skelly’s Amusement Inc, Garces Group, and Franklin Fountain, or signature hot cocktails and local brews from the Lodge bar.
What is a SilentPhilly? A party experience like nothing you’ve had before! Three DJ’s – Red (80’s 90’s, 2000’s), Green (Top 40 and EDM), and Blue (Hip Hop) – all spin the best music while you sing and dance along.
Early Bird Tickets
Kids – $5, Adults – $10
Admission Only
Early Bird Tickets & Skating
Kids – $15, Adults – $20
Details HERE

Saturday February 22, 2020

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

Winter Wonderland at Wolff’s
10 AM – 12 PM
at Wolff’s Apple House 81 S Pennell Rd, Media PA
Just for kids! Want to visit with a real Snow Queen? Come to the Wolff’s café on our Winter Wonderland day! Have you picture taken with the Snow Queen, and do a fun winter craft with Miss Kim! Miss Liz will be doing face painting as well! No signups necessary, and no cost.
Details HERE

Saturday Stay and Plays
10 AM – 12 PM
at Kids’ Clubhouse of the Main Line 150 N. Radnor Chester Road, Ste. F130, Wayne, PA
Bring the whole family and enjoy playtime from 10am-12pm. $10/family/visit or $100 for unlimited visits for a year. Donuts and coffee provided!
Details HERE

Kids Club Model Magic® Bugs
10 AM – 12 PM
at participating Michaels Craft Stores
Cost: $3 per project, ages 3+, supplies included.
Details and registration info HERE

Winter Bird Walk with Cliff Hence
10 AM – 12 PM
at John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge At Tinicum 8601 Lindbergh Blvd, Philadelphia, PA
Take an educational walk with one of our knowledgeable volunteers! Discover the 300+ species of birds that use the Refuge during their migration routes – each week guarantee different species! Walk will meet by 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

Family Program- Multilingual Storytime with PSU
10 AM – 12 PM
at Tyler Arboretum 515 Painter Road, Media, PA
Penn State Brandywine’s Sustainovation Team invites families to join us in celebrating International Mother Language Day, an annual celebration established by the United Nations to acknowledge the importance of cultural and linguistic diversity for sustainable societies. Penn State’s international students and faculty will be on hand to read nature-themed stories in their native language at multiple stations throughout the Barn. Kids can color and take home their own bookmark!
Suitable for all ages.
FREE with admission
Details HERE

Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day
10 AM – 3 PM
at The Franklin Institute
Celebrating the national movement dedicated to demonstrating to girls that engineering is creative and collaborative and how being an engineer can help change and improve our world.
The Franklin Institute joins the initiative to engage girls in all aspects of manufacturing and design and inspire them to consider careers in engineering with a day full of hands-on activities exploring the various branches—including mechanical, electrical, chemical, and more.
This event is included with General Admission to the Museum
Details HERE

Saturday Morning Stories
10:30 AM – 11 AM
at Haverford Township Free Library
Saturday Morning Stories is a 30-minute rhyme and movement intensive program for children of all ages and a caregiver. The program provides wiggles and giggles for all!
Details HERE

Storytime and Activities Featuring Saturday
11 AM
at Barnes & Noble Broomall PA
Join us as we read about a mother and daughter who learn what’s best about Saturdays: precious time together! Stay for fun activities following our Storytime reading.
Details HERE

Dads and Donuts
11 AM – 12 PM
at Marple Public Library
Come join us at Marple Public Library for this fun event! Stories, songs, crafts, and yummies.
Open to all Dads and kids (Moms and Caregivers too)
No Registration Required
Details HERE

Saturday Storytime at the Lodge
11:30 AM
Saturdays Nov 30, 2019 – Mar 7, 2020
Gather around in the Lodge for Philadelphia’s favorite weekly story hour. On Saturdays from November through March, your little ones can enjoy a brand new story while munching on cookies by Rope and Anchor PHL and hot cocoa (while supplies last). Select Saturdays feature bilingual books and readers. Plus, before and after each story, children are invited to sing and dance to their favorite songs with Music Play Patrol!
Saturday, February 22: Frozen 2 Big Golden Book read by Alicia Vitarelli from 6abc Action News
Saturday, February 29: Special guest reader Dave Moore from the Delaware River Waterfront.
Saturday, March 7: Special reader Devon Laudenslager from the Free Library of Philadelphia. More details to come.
* General admission to Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest is FREE
and open to the public. Ice skating and food and drinks are pay-as-
* Purchase your ice skating tickets ahead online to reduce your wait
* Parking and Directions
* Dogs on leashes are welcome on-site, but not in the Lodge or
warming cabins

* The site is wheelchair accessible
* Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest is a smoke, vape-and tobacco-
free zone
Details HERE

12 PM – 3 PM
at Delaware Children’s Museum 550 Justison St, Wilmington, DE
Engage in a variety of hands-on experiments related to science, technology, engineering, and math at the DCM’s annual S.T.E.M. Expo, presented by West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc., Incyte Corporation, The Chemours Company, and WSFS Bank, and led by the Science Ambassadors from the Charter School of Wilmington!
Admission is $9.00 & FREE for DCM Members.
Tickets will be sold at the door on the day of the event.
Details HERE

Black History Month Program
1 PM – 2 PM
at Prospect Park Free Library
Featuring a read aloud by Paul Johnson from The Story of Ruby Bridges by Robert Coles.
Details HERE

Cinderella’s Ball!
1 PM – 3 M
at Marple Newtown Performing Arts Center 120 Media Line Rd, Newtown Square, PA
Come meet Cinderella, Prince Topher, and all the characters from Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Cinderella at Marple Newtown Performing Arts Center!
There will be a lot of fun! You can take pictures with the characters, get your face painted, dance with the ball guest, eat food, drink punch and many more fun activities!
Details HERE

MAKE break Clothespin Fairies
1 PM – 3 PM
at participating Michaels Craft Stores
Cost: Free, all supplies included.
Details and registration info HERE

Chess Club
1 PM – 3:30 PM
at Lansdowne Public Library
Join us to play chess, make new friends, learn new skills and have fun! All ages open chess every Saturday afternoon.
Details HERE

Lego Club
1:30 PM – 3 PM
at Marple Public Library
Come join us as we explore our creativity with Legos! All Legos are provided and there is no fee involved.
Ages: 6-11
Registration Required
Details HERE

Author Panel with Christine Kendall and Kathleen Wainwright
2 PM – 3:30 PM
at Upper Darby Township/Sellers Library – Municipal Branch
Celebrate Black History Month by coming to hear 2 local Black authors talk about their books, writing, and the importance of representation in children’s literature.
Details HERE

Disney Character Bingo hosted by Ridley Drama Group
Doors open 4 PM – Bingo starts at 4:45 pm
At Ridley High School
$10 per player which includes 10 games, a slice of pizza and a drink.
$5 for Meet and Greet Only
Favorite Disney characters will be walking around for pictures
Details HERE
Tickets can be purchased HERE

Sunday February 23, 2020

Sensory-Friendly Mornings at Philadelphia Museum of Art
9 AM – 10:30 AM
2600 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy, Philadelphia, PA
These programs are specially-designed for families with children on the autism spectrum or who have other sensory sensitivities. The lights, volume, and crowds are turned down, but not the fun or creativity. These events are free after museum admission, but registration is required—to reserve your spot email
Details HERE

Winter Bird Walk with Edie Parnum
9 AM – 11 AM
at John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge At Tinicum 8601 Lindbergh Blvd, Philadelphia PA
Take an educational walk with one of our knowledgeable volunteers! Discover the 300+ species of birds that use the Refuge during their migration routes – each week guarantee different species!
Walk will meet by 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

Ardmore Music Hall – Music of Queen for Kids
Doors open at 11 AM
Show starts 11:45 AM
23 East Lancaster Ave Ardmore, PA
All ages
Details and ticket info HERE

Mummers Mardi Gras 2020
11 AM – 8 PM
at Xfinity Live 1100 Pattison Ave, Philadelphia PA
The 7th Annual Mummers Mardi Gras will include 9 hours of Mummer revelry featuring 16 live string band performances, photo opportunities with costumes and props, celebrity guest appearances, beer and cocktails, vendors, contests, games, giveaways, and activities for ALL AGES, not to mention authentic Philly food favorites like Geno’s Steaks, Lorenzo & Sons Pizza, and Chickie’s & Pete’s!
Free Parking
Tickets can be purchased HERE
More details HERE

The Princess and the Pea
Sundays at Noon
Jan 26th – Mar 1st
at Media Theatre 104 E. State Street, Media, PA
Details and ticket info HERE

COCOKidsYoga 8 Class Series
Starting Sunday, January 5th and continuing through the end of February I will be teaching a 8 week kids yoga series at the CREC in Haverford.
Sunday, January 5, 12,19,26
February 2,9,16 and 23
These are Early Bird Discounted Prices available until December 20th
$22 for a drop In class
$18 a class for pre-registered children
$15 a class for all 8! ($120 total)
Details HERE

Meet Sports Writer Rich Westcott
2 PM – 3 PM
at Marple Public Library
Mr. Westcott has worked as a writer & editor in the Philadelphia area for more than 50 years. He is the author of 26 books. Just in time for Spring Training, he will discuss the Phillies’ and share stories from his sports experiences.
Please register in advance.
Books will be available for purchase and signing.
Details HERE

Trek Club
2 PM – 3 PM
hosted by Lansdowne Public Library at Kia’s Cakes & Cafe (16 S. Lansdowne Avenue)
Looking for Star Trek fans of all ages to join this newest club! Even if you haven’t seen much Star Trek but want to watch more this is your chance! Explore the themes, characters, and strange new worlds of this incredible sci-fi series!
This Month’s Episodes are “The Cage”, The Man Trap”, “Charlie X”, “Where No Man Has Gone Before”, and “The Naked Time”
Details HERE

Sports Legends of Delaware County
3 PM – 4 PM
at Upper Darby Township/Sellers Library – Sellers Memorial Branch
The Sports Legends of Delaware County Museum (SLDC) of Wayne, PA will present an exciting program to mark the recent release of its first book, Tales from the Museum: A Collaborative Anthology, in celebration of the museum’s 20th anniversary. The book features behind-the-scenes stories and photos that showcase Delaware County’s sports legends and recognizes their excellence. Authors Rich Pagano and Jim Vankoski will be on hand to discuss their work.
Copies of the book will be available for purchase at the event for $35.00 each. Cash or checks (made payable to SLDC Museum) ONLY, please.
This free event will be held in the library’s 2nd floor programming room. There is no elevator.
Due to limited space, this event is for adults aged 18 and older.
Registration is required.
Details HERE

Friends of Haverford Township Free Library Family Bingo & Pizza Night
4 PM – 7 PM
at Haverford Township Free Library in the Community Room.
3:45pm doors open; 4:15 pizzas arrive; 4:30 Bingo begins!
Please register your family in advance:
$20 registers your family and buys 10 game cards.
Additional 10-game card packs can be purchased for $10 in advance, at the door, or throughout the night.
Purchase a pizza in advance from Cenzos, at only $10 for a large cheese. We’ll have it ready for your family when you arrive! Bring your own snacks and beverages.
Bingo is a great game for kids of all ages, and all proceeds benefit Friends of the HTFL!
Ages: Open to all
Presented By: Friends of HTFL
Cost: Free
Details HERE

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  1. Love how complete these guides are, it not only shows all the activities but provides extra information for you to choose what’s best for you. Dilworth Park sounds like an amazing place to spend the weekend.

  2. Great info I love to see this place in weekend Dilworth Park sounds like nice and beautiful place to see.

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