Fun Things to Do in Delaware County PA and Surrounding Areas this Weekend 2/19- 2/21

Fun Things to Do in Delaware County PA and Surrounding Areas this Weekend 2/19- 2/21

**Please note that changes can occur at anytime to any of these events due to safety regulations and Social Distancing precautions or weather. Be sure to check with each venue and keep up to date on their social media pages for updates, changes, closures and more. Also be sure to check individual pages for holiday hours and holiday closings**

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  • Naturally Awesome Days: Animal Families at The Academy of Natural Sciences Saturday February 20th 10 AM – 5 PM 1900 Benjamin Franklin Parkway Philadelphia, PA Visit the Academy on select dates to enjoy a themed family-led activity, auditorium program and take-home craft kit to show off all the awesome science that we have to offer. Explore the animal families in depicted in our dioramas and learn how they stick together in their early lives. Take home a craft kit to make your own family photo frame! Details and ticket info HERE
  • Outdoor YogAmi-Kids Yoga Chinese New Year Fun Saturday February 20th 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM Outdoor Class Weather Permitting (Inclement Weather Class will be held Online via ZOOM)
    3rd Saturdays Class ~ YogAmi Kids Yoga “Happy Chinese New Year” theme (KIDS Ages 4 – 7+) Family Class – All Ages Welcome
    It’s the year of the Ox! Celebrate and learn about this cultural tradition in a funfilled story adventure with dancing dragons, firecrackers and more in this interactive yoga class. With this program we’ll enjoy a musical parade with puppets, games, mindful meditation, and make simple art to take home too!
    Kids and family members are invited to join Allison for a special creative time together. No experience necessary. Highly Recommended one adult assist and or participate with younger children. Parent’s will be notified night before class as to any changes due to weather.
    ATTIRE: Children must dress for outside with warm clothes, hats, gloves and shoes/boots. Masks are required by the borough of Swarthmore. More in guideline notes below.
    LOCATION: Little Crum Creek Park corner of Cresson Ave and 206 S. Swarthmore Ave. Enter on Cresson. Class will be held outside if weather is 30+ degrees.
    Inclement Weather: Class will be held via Zoom – join meeting from your home. Zoom link will be sent to all registered participants prior to meeting.
    $12.00 /1 class (Free for siblings at home.)
    $10.00 /when registering for 2 or more classes in the winter or spring series.
    $15 Drop in Rate for outdoor classes.
    To Make A Reservation and Register Go To:  Details HERE
  • Winterfest Weekend at Elmwood Park Zoo February 20th & 21st Join for Elmwood Park Zoo’s first ever Winterfest weekend, sponsored by T-Mobile! We’re embracing the chilly weather with winter-themed entertainment and fun activities, including an ice slide created by the talented Ice Concepts. Guests can enjoy special ice carvings throughout the zoo’s path, a fire pit with s’mores, and live entertainment featuring keeper chats with our animal ambassadors. Guests 21+ can also enjoy drink specials! Yearly members can join for an exclusive day of Winterfest on February 20 from 10am – 4pm! This session is only available for yearly members. The zoo will be closed to the general public on February 20 from 10am – 4pm. Registration required for all. Details HERE
  • Mardi Gras at Sesame Place February 21st 100 Sesame Rd., Langhorne PA Details and ticket info HERE
  • Galaxy Burger Pop Up Friday January 29th – February 21th at Springfield Mall 
    Scenes from all of your favorite Sci Fi worlds collide in one mall for ten days only. Photo Ops. Character meets. Surprises around every corner. There will be large photo ops from iconic Sci Fi scenes, small treasures, larger than life props, screen used props, and fun for fans of all ages.
    Oh yes, and delicious food in our pop up restaurant! Galaxy Burgers, Tribble Tots, Kessel Run Burgers, Porg Tenders, Blue Milk Milkshakes…just to start.
    This is the place where all worlds will collide. So wear your costume! Cosplay strongly encouraged. (No full face masks except for photo ops and no weapons please) Dress up your littles and yourself. Have fun! Tickets are timed and entry is limited for safety. No tickets will be sold on site
    This attraction occurs in multiple spaces and on multiple floors. There are elevators and escalators.
    Tickets are non refundable and non transferrable. If cancellation is necessary, the event will be rescheduled. Tickets will sell out! So get your ticket early. Details and ticket info HERE and HERE
  • Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest Open Daily, Hours Vary, see website for dates and times 101 South Columbus Blvd, Philadelphia Details, ice skating ticket info, hours and more HERE
  • Wintergarden on the Greenfield Lawn at Dilworth Park October 31, 2020-February 28, 2021 1 S 15th St (West Side of City Hall) Philadelphia, PA “Philadelphia’s premier wintertime attractions at Dilworth Park will open in phases starting with the return on October 31 of the Wintergarden on the Greenfield Lawn with whimsically-crafted reindeer topiaries, seasonal plantings, an open-air layout featuring a Chaddsford Winery kiosk and new safety protocols in accord with City, State and CDC guidelines.” Details HERE
  • Linvilla Orchard’s Fore! The Planet Indoor Mini Golf January 16 thru March 12: 9am – 5pm daily (last time to begin golfing is at 4pm and March 13 thru March 28: 9am – 6pm daily (last time to begin golfing is at 5pm) Timed tickets will be required for golfing during the 2021 season! Details HERE
  • Ship Bottom Brewery Beer Garden at Linvilla Orchards Saturdays and Sundays 12 PM – 6 PM (weather dependent) Food Truck will be onsite each day, Fire Pits & Patio Heaters, Ship Bottom will have a social distance program and contact-less environment in place for your safety.  Seating will be first come first serve. Details HERE
  • Rothman Orthopaedics Ice Rink at Philadelphia’s  Dilworth Park Open seven days a week, November 6, 2020-February 28, 2021 1 S 15th St (West Side of City Hall)
    Philadelphia, PA Details, ticket info and more HERE
  • Adventure Aquarium Camden NJ – Advance tickets required Details HERE
  • Penn Museum Philadelphia PA – Advance tickets required – Be sure to check out their newest exhibit – Invisible Beauty: The Art of Archaelogical Science, “where you can see archaeology through an entirely new lens. It takes visitors behind-the-scenes to be a part of what happens inside the research labs — an important part of archaeological discovery — giving them a closer look (up to 26,000x closer!) at the artifacts that are on display and the innovative technology that researchers use to uncover hidden information about the past.” Details HERE
  • Franklin Institute Philadelphia PA – Crayola IDEAworks: The Creativity Exhibition February 13, 2021 – July 18, 2021- “In its exclusive, limited run in Philadelphia, the exhibition will inspire visitors of all ages to develop and expand their creative skills through a multitude of activities that will stimulate the senses while empowering creativity and imagination.” Advance Tickets Required Details HERE
  • The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University Philadelphia PA Advance Reservation Required Details HERE
  • Franklin Square in Philadelphia Park & Attraction Hours January 11-February 28, 2021: Daily, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Fountain Light Show, Philly Mini Golf, Parx Liberty Carousel and more,  Details, prices and more HERE
  • Philadelphia Museum of Art Philadelphia, PA Reservations required Details HERE
  • Museum of the American Revolution Philadelphia, PA Reservations required Details HERE
  • Longwood Gardens Kennett Square, PA Advance Tickets Required Details HERE
  • Elmwood Park Zoo Norristown, PA – Advance tickets required Details HERE
  • Brandywine Zoo Wilmington, DE Details HERE
  • Tyler Arboretum Media, PA Details HERE
  • Morris Arboretum Philadelphia, PA Advance tickets required Details HERE
  • Bettes Family Fun Center Aston, PA Details HERE
  • Urban Air Adventure Park Springfield PA Details HERE
  • Sky Zone Glen Mills PA Details HERE
  • Jumpers Family Fun Zone Newtown Square PA Advance Reservations Required Details HERE
  • Arnold’s Family Fun Center Oaks PA Details HERE
  • Strasburg Railroad Ronks PA Advance Tickets required Details HERE


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