Fun Things to Do in Delaware County PA and Surrounding Areas this Weekend 3/5- 3/7

Fun Things to Do in Delaware County PA and Surrounding Areas this Weekend 3/5- 3/7

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**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 **


  • First Friday at Cherry Street Pier in Philadelphia Friday March 5th 4 PM – 9 PM Enjoy browsing the Maker’s Market, local art, local treats and more. Details HERE
  • Soup Fest & Artisan Market Saturday March 6th 10 AM – 1 PM  208 Carter Drive
    Suite 13B West Chester, PA
    List of soups and artisans HERE
  • Family Saturdays at Dilworth Park in Philadelphia Saturday March 6th 11 AM -12 PM –  Kid-friendly entertainment will be provided every week in the Wintergarden on the Greenfield Lawn – this weekend features Bubble Magic. Details HERE and HERE 
  • Sisterly Love Citywide Food Fair in Ardmore Saturday March 6th 12 PM – 2 PM 14 E Lancaster Ave, Ardmore, PA  Highlighting female owned and operated small businesses, the market will feature a mix of local and regional vendors. Covid precautions will be in place and masks will be required. Details and list of vendors HERE
  • Big Bird’s Pajama Party at Sesame Place March 6 & 7, 13 & 14, 20 & 21 Sesame Place, 100 Sesame Rd., Langhorne PA “Celebrate Big Bird’s birthday with a Pajama Party at Sesame Place! Grab your coziest jammies and get ready to sing and dance with Big Bird and everyone’s favorite Sesame Street friends, while enjoying a delicious buffet and birthday desserts.” Details and ticket info HERE
  • PECO Free First Sunday Family Day at The Barnes Foundation in Philadelphia  Saturday March 7th 2025 Benjamin Franklin Parkway Philadelphia, PA Every first Sunday of the month, the Barnes opens its doors to give families free access to the collection and special exhibitions. This month, you can be among the first to experience the exhibition Soutine / de Kooning, highlighting two major 20th century artists. For safety’s sake, registration is required, and tickets will not be offered on-site. Registration will open Thursday, March 4, at 10am. On-site activities and performances are postponed until further notice. Details HERE
  • Women’s History Month Storytelling Sundays at Betsy Ross House in Philadelphia March 7, 14, 21, and 28 11 AM – 4 PM Once Upon A Nation Storytellers will share short stories of women’s struggle to gain the vote and other stories of women throughout history who made often unsung contributions to society. Details and ticket info HERE
  • Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest Open Daily, Hours Vary, see website for dates and times – Sunday March 7th is last day for the season 101 South Columbus Blvd, Philadelphia Details, ice skating ticket info, hours and more 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
  • 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 March 1-18, 2021: Daily, 10 a.m.-6  p.m. March 19-April 18: Daily, 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Details 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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