Thursday, June 22, 2017

Fun Things To Do With Kids in Delaware County Top 10 Weekend Events for June 23rd, 24th and 25th

Our top 10 picks for this weekend June 23rd, 24th and 25th

               


Friday


1. Family Summer Show with Makin' Music at the Ridley Library


2.  Day Out With Thomas  on the Strasburg Rail Road


Saturday 


3. Big Bugs Treasure Hunt at Tyler Arboretum


4. Pop-Up Naturalist at the Newlin Grist Mill


5. Head to Michaels to make a Morph Sea Creature

6. Raspberry Celebration at Linvilla Orchards

7. Science Saturday at Hagley Museum

8.  Storytime and Crafts at Barnes and Noble  Broomall


Sunday  


9.  Go on an adventure with Alice in Wonderland at the Media Theatre

10. 
“David Rogers’ BIG BUGS”  at Tyler Arboretum



* Check out our calendar for more ideas 

2017 4th of July Parades,Fireworks, and Events in the Philadelphia Area

Below is a list of parades, events, and fireworks in the Delaware County area. Don't forget the Wawa Welcome America celebration in Philadelphia that includes a parade on July 4th, concerts, and outdoor movies. Click here for the calendar of events in Philadelphia.

Please let me know if I forgot any and I will add them to the list. Happy 4th of July!






Saturday June 24th

Glenolden 
Our yearly fireworks show is set for June 24th (rain date June 25th). Music and games start at the Interboro Baseball Field at 7 p.m.
The fireworks show is scheduled to go off at dusk (shortly after 9 p.m.).


YachtStock RiverJam Fireworks
Fireworks this year are held as part of the Yachtstock RiverJam event. RiverJam lasts from noon to 10 pm and includes 50 bands at 3 venues, plus a car show, vendors, food, and family fun. Proceeds benefit Shriners Hospitals Philadelphia and other local charities. Fireworks start at 9:15 at Gov. Printz Park


Monday July 3rd


Bethel Township Presents July 4th Fireworks
The Bethel Township Parks and Recreation Board invites our residents to celebrate the Fourth of July with a display of fireworks. The fireworks will be launched from the Francis Harvey Green School site beginning at 8:00 PM. Parking will be available, but limited, at the Bethel Elementary School and Bethel Community Park on Foulk Road.

Norwood

Live Band and Fireworks start at 7:00 on Monday, July 3rd at the lower Park. Parade, sporting contests and refreshments beginning at 8:30 am on Tuesday, July 4th. The parade starts at Interboro High School and ends at the Upper Park.


Ridley Park’s annual Big Bang Fireworks at The Lake begin at dusk on July 3rd. 


Upper Darby Township proudly presents the 2017 Independence Day celebration

Join friends and family to celebrate Independence Day at Upper Darby Township’s premier fireworks show! This evening includes much more than just fireworks! The event kicks off with performances by the popular Philadelphia band Chico’s Vibe and the Upper Darby Summer Stage Shooting Stars.

The fireworks display will take place at the Upper Darby High School Memorial Stadium behind the high school. Address is 601 N. Lansdowne Ave. in Drexel Hill. Gates open at 7 pm and admission is $4, cash only. Children 5 and under are free and tickets are sold only at the gate. Parking is free. The event rain date is July 5.



Tuesday July 4th

Aldan
Aldan’s Independence Day Celebration will be held at 11:00 a.m.



South Ardmore (Haverford Township)Ardmore Independence Day Celebration on July 4th10:00 AM Parade Starts at Chestnutwald Elementary goes to Elwell Park



4th of July Parade starts at 8:45 at Nazarene Church Parking lot


Lansdowne 
The Union Athletic Association of Lansdowne presents the annual Independence Day parade featuring marching bands, antique cars, decorated bikes, and floats. The route starts at 9 am on July 4th at East Greenwood.  Fireworks begin at 9 pm

Marple Newtown

Come out and watch the parade on July 4th starting at 10 AM. The parade starts at St. Alban's Circle in Newtown Square and travels down West Chester Pike to the Broomall Fire Company. Stop by the firehouse for free refreshments such as hot dogs, pretzels, and bottled water. 

Narberth 4th of July Program
 Join us on July 4th as we celebrate Independence day in the best little town ever of Narberth! Daytime activities start at 10:00 am with game, music, great food, and great company! Check it out! And of course, you don't want to miss out on the best Fireworks on the Mainline.

Radnor Garrett Hill Parade will be July 4th. Opening ceremonies of the parade are at 10:45 a.m. at Clem Macrone Park.

Radnor
The annual Radnor Township July 4th Fireworks will take place at the Radnor High School fields on King of Prussia Road. Gates will open at 6:30 p.m. and the fireworks will begin at dusk. The stands will be open, or you can bring a picnic basket and chairs and sit on the field. Tickets purchased in advance at the Radnor Township Building are $12 and tickets at the gate at $20.



Thornbury Township

Thornbury will hold its Annual Fourth of July Parade, on July 4th. Parade along Glen Mills Road to Thornbury Park. Refreshments and games at the park. Formation begins 9:30 am at Bethlehem United Methodist Church, Parade begins at 10:00 am



Upland
Upland's annual Fourth of July family picnic will be held from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. at Bristol Lord Field, located at Sixth and Church streets. You need a wristband and a current resident to attend this event.

Thursday, June 15, 2017

Fun Things To Do With Kids in Delaware County Top 10 Weekend Events for June 16th, 17th and 18th

Our top 10 picks for this weekend June 16th, 17th and 18th

               


Friday


1. Watch The LEGO Batman Movie during Middletown Library's Pizza and Movie Night (registration required)


2. Turtle Dance Music: A Music, Bubble, and Comedy Show at Radnor Middle School


Saturday 


3. Fairy House Workshop at Brandywine River Museum of Art


4. Day Out With Thomas  on the Strasburg Rail Road


5. Head to Michaels to make Paint Splatter Canvas Art

6. Go on an adventure with Alice in Wonderland at the Media Theatre

7. "Kid's Fun Day" at Prospect Park Library

8.  Storytime and Crafts at Barnes and Noble  Broomall


Sunday  
Happy Father's Day

9. Go fishing with Dad at Linvilla Orchards (Dad fish for FREE)

10. FatherFest at American Helicopter Museum & Education Center



* Check out our calendar for more ideas 

Thursday, June 8, 2017

Fun Things To Do With Kids in Delaware County Top 10 Weekend Events for June 9th, 10th and 11th

Our top 10 picks for this weekend June 9th, 10th and 11th

               


Friday


1.Outdoor movie Night at Barrall Field in Media



Saturday 


3. “David Rogers’ BIG BUGS”  at Tyler Arboretum


4. Trophy Triathlon Science Saturday at Hagley Museum


5. Head to Michaels to bling out your fidget spinners

6. Go on an adventure with Alice in Wonderland at the Media Theatre

7. 
Head to Franklin Square to see the Philadelphia Chinese Lantern Festival 

8.  Storytime and Crafts at Barnes and Noble  Broomall


Sunday  

9. Head to Michaels to make slime stress ball

10. Watch Seussical Kids at Saint Joseph's University Bluett Theater


* Check out our calendar for more ideas 

Thursday, June 1, 2017

Fun Things To Do With Kids in Delaware County Top 10 Weekend Events for June 2nd, 3rd and 4th

Our top 10 picks for this weekend June 2nd, 3rd and 4th

               


Friday


1. Final weekend of the Devon Horse Show and Country Fair 


2. Free dance class with Angela Bates at Middletown Library (registration required)


Saturday 


3. “David Rogers’ BIG BUGS” opens at Tyler Arboretum


4. Strawberry Festival at Linvilla Orchards


5. Head to Michaels to make a flip book

6. Make a Tic Tac Toe game at The Home Depot's Kids Workshops 

7. Celebrate National Trails Day at Newlin Grist Mill

8.  Storytime and Crafts at Barnes and Noble  Broomall


Sunday  

9. Bank of America Free Museum Days 

10. Last weekend to fall in love with  The Light Princess at The Arden Theatre Company


* Check out our calendar for more ideas 

Thursday, May 25, 2017

Fun Things To Do With Kids in Delaware County Top 10 Weekend Events for May 26th, 27th, and 28th

Our top 10 picks for this weekend May 26th, 27th, and 28th

                




Friday



2. Watch the movie "Sing" during Drive-In Movie Day at Middletown Library (registration required)


Saturday 

3. Go on an Aquatic Bug Hunt at Tyler Arboretum


4. Head to Franklin Square to see the Philadelphia Chinese Lantern Festival 


5. Head to Michaels to make some Patriotic Crafts

6. Clifton Heights Boys Club and PAL Carnival

7. 
Learn about chain reactions during Science Saturday at Hagley Museum

8.  Storytime and Crafts at Barnes and Noble  Broomall


Sunday  

9. Budweiser Clydesdale Memorial Day Parade in Media

10. Fall in love with  The Light Princess at The Arden Theatre Company


* Check out our calendar for more ideas