Thursday, May 28, 2015

Fun Things To Do With Kids in Chester County Top 10 Weekend Events for May 29 ,30,& 31

Our top 10 picks for this weekend May 29th, 30th & 31st




Friday 

1. Check out all the family fun at the Devon Horse Show (all weekend)


2. Plenty of family fun at the  Brandywine Hospital Strawberry Festival (all weekend)


3. Crafting Friday Mornings at Monkey Fish Toys

Saturday   


4.Make DIY Paper Fans  at Michaels Crafts


5School House Rock Jr. at the Walnut Street Theatre


6. Reptile Show at the Brandywine Zoo

7. Join the Township of Thornbury for it's annual Founders Day Celebration

8. Downingtown Main Street Association presents the Downingtown Fine Arts Festival 

Sunday
8. 147th Annual Memorial Parade in the Borough of Malvern


9. Free Sundays at Brandywine River Museum

10. Check out Animal Grossology at Academy of Natural Sciences



Bonus Events



Chester County Art Association Mommy and Me at the Exton Square Mall

Parents Night Out at Bounce U Exton

Saturday Morning Storytime Barnes & Noble

Tredyffrin Public Library Stages Teen Brain: The Musical

Arden Theatre Company presents The Jungle Book

Check out The Art of Brick Lego art exhibit at The Franklin Institute

Toddler Time at Sky Zone Glen Mills


Check out the calendar for more ideas

Thursday, May 21, 2015

Fun Things To Do With Kids in Chester County Top 10 Weekend Events for May 23 ,24,& 25

Our top 10 picks for this weekend May 23rd, 24th & 25th




Don't forget to check out our list of local parades, fireworks and other Memorial Day Events

Friday 

1. 
Check out all the family fun at the Devon Horse Show this Memorial Day Weekend

2. Makin Music at Tredyffrin Public Library


3. Crafting Friday Mornings at Monkey Fish Toys

Saturday   


4.   Make Red White & Blue Craft Stick Flags  at Michaels Crafts


5Saturday Morning Storytime Barnes & Noble


6. Chester County Art Association Mommy and Me at the Exton Square Mall

7. 
Superhero Weekend  at the Please Touch Museum

8. Science Saturday: Float Your Boat at Hagley Museum

Sunday

9. Free Sundays at Brandywine River Museum

10. Opening Weekend of Animal Grossology at Academy of Natural Sciences



Bonus Events

Arden Theatre Company presents The Jungle Book

Check out The Art of Brick Lego art exhibit at The Franklin Institute

Toddler Time at Sky Zone Glen Mills


Check out the calendar for more ideas

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Family Fun at the Devon Horse Show




The Devon Horse Show runs from May 21st - May 31st. This year they are offering family and children's days, which makes it a perfect time to visit.

  • Family Day:
     Thursday, May 21. Specials at the Fair and Midway. Free General Admission tickets to the first 150 children
  • Family Day: Tuesday, May 26. Includes the afternoon guided back-barn tours. Specials at the Fair and Midway.
  • Children's Day: Sunday, May 31st. Specials at the Fair and Midway. Pony Rides from 11am -1pm! Don't miss the Itty Bitty Hat Parade at 11am!

Check out more great events on the  Devon Horse Show website


For more information: www.thedevonhorseshow.org

Location: Lancaster Pike and Dorset Rd Devon, PA 19333

This event is appropriate for the whole family 

2015 Chester County Memorial Day Parades, Celebrations, and Fireworks


Link

Avon-Grove
Memorial Day Parade
 – Saturday, May 23rd

Starting at 9:00 AM at the Avon-Grove High School Parking Lot.


Downingtown Borough

Monday, May 25th at 10 am: Memorial Day Parade and Service at the Veterans Memorial at Kerr Park

West Bradford

The annual Marshallton Memorial Day Activities will be held on Sunday, May 25th. The parade begins at 1:30 P.M. at the Goddard School (on Strasburg Road - just east of the intersection of Sugars Bridge Road). Join other Township residents and friends lining Strasburg Road to honor the memory of the men and women who served our country.

Lower Merion Memorial Day Parade
Monday, May 25; 10:30 a.m. parade, Picnic follows parade, the fun tarts at Greenfield Ave



Kennett Square

The Kennett Square 2013 Memorial Day Parade will take place Monday, May 25th at 10 a.m. Line-up will be at 9 a.m. at Kennett High School (South Union St. and South Street). The parade will end at Union Hill Cemetery located on North Union Street near the Route 1 bypass.

Malvern

On Sunday May 31st at 1:30 pm, The Upper Main Line Memorial Association will sponsor the 143rd Annual Memorial Parade in the Borough of Malvern, Chester County, PA. Recognized as the oldest continuously held Memorial Parade in America. The Parade route will follow King Street from the Malvern Fire Station west to Warren Avenue, south to Monument Avenue then west to the Memorial Park.


Fireworks

Sesame Place
May 23rd - May 25th  at 9:00 PM
The night sky will sparkle at Sesame Place, with a spectacular fireworks show, set to Sesame Street music, making the festivities on Memorial Day weekend truly memorable. Fireworks will begin at 9pm. Sunday Only. Twilight admission not valid.

Thursday, May 14, 2015

Fun Things To Do With Kids in Chester County Top 10 Weekend Events for May 15, 16, &17

Our top 10 picks for this weekend May 15th, 16th &17th




Friday 

1. Powers Great American Midways Carnival at the Exton Square Mall 


2. Parents Night Out/ Kids Night In at The Center on Central


3. Crafting Friday Mornings at Monkey Fish Toys

Saturday   


4.   Holy Family Drama Club proudly presents its inaugural Spring Musical, "ZOOM!"

5Saturday Morning Storytime Barnes & Noble

6. Chester County Art Association Mommy and Me at the Exton Square Mall

7. Make Knotted Friendship Bracelets at Michaels Crafts


8. Encampment Day at Brandywine Battlefield


Sunday

9. Free Sundays at Brandywine River Museum

10. Opening Weekend of Animal Grossology at Academy of Natural Sciences



Bonus Events

Arden Theatre Company presents The Jungle Book

Check out The Art of Brick Lego art exhibit at The Franklin Institute

Toddler Time at Sky Zone Glen Mills


Check out the calendar for more ideas

Thursday, May 7, 2015

Fun Things To Do With Kids in Chester County Top 10 Weekend Events for May 8,9, &10

Our top 10 picks for this weekend May 8th, 9th & 10th




Friday 

1.  Arden Theatre Company presents The Jungle Book


2. National Public Gardens Day Welkinweir at  (free admission)


3. Crafting Friday Mornings at Monkey Fish Toys

Saturday   


4.   Science Saturday: Magnetic Attraction at Hagley Museum

5Helicopter Rides at the American Helicopter Museum & Education Center

6. Chester County Art Association Mommy and Me at the Exton Square Mall


Sunday

9. Free Sundays at Brandywine River Museum

10.  Second Sunday Family Workshop at the Penn Museum



Bonus Events

Build a Mother's Day Planter at Lowes Build and Grow Workshop

Mother's Day Penguin Weekend at Adventure Aquarium
 
Saturday Morning Storytime Barnes & Noble

Check out The Art of Brick Lego art exhibit at The Franklin Institute

Toddler Time at Sky Zone Glen Mills


Check out the calendar for more ideas

Thursday, April 30, 2015

Fun Things To Do With Kids in Chester County Top 10 Weekend Events for May 1,2, & 3

Our top 10 picks for this weekend May 1st, 2nd, & 3rd




Friday 

1.  Arden Theatre Company presents The Jungle Book


2. Parents Night Out/Kids Night In at The Center on Central


3. Crafting Friday Mornings at Monkey Fish Toys

Saturday   


4.  Mother's Day Gift Workshop at Historic Sugartown

5Annual Trout Rodeo at Anson B. Nixon Park

6. Brandywine Ballet presents Sleeping Beauty

7. Free admission to select museums during Bank of America Museums on Us


8. Make  picket fence photo frame for Mother's Day  at the Home Depot kids workshop


Sunday

0.  "A Splash of Red" at Brandywine River Museum during PNC Arts Alive Family Programs



Bonus Events

Free Sundays at Brandywine River Museum
 

Saturday Morning Storytime Barnes & Noble

Check out The Art of Brick Lego art exhibit at The Franklin Institute

Toddler Time at Sky Zone Glen Mills


Check out the calendar for more ideas

Thursday, April 23, 2015

Fun Things To Do With Kids in Chester County Top 10 Weekend Events for April 24,25, & 26

Our top 10 picks for this weekend April 24th, 25th & 26th





Friday 

1.  
Arden Theatre Company presents The Jungle Book

2. Nature Hiking with the Ranger at Nottingham County Park


3. Crafting Friday Mornings at Monkey Fish Toys

Saturday   

4.  Art & Garden Celebration 2015 at Pocopson Elementary School


5Sheep & Wool Day at Springton Manor

6. Science Saturday: Wild About Water at Hagley Museum

7. Kennett Area YMCA Healthy Kids Day

8. Mini-golf between the stacks at West Chester Library


Sunday

9. Free Sundays at Brandywine River Museum 

10. Check out The Art of Brick Lego art exhibit at The Franklin Institute



Bonus Events

 Saturday Morning Storytime Barnes &Noble

The 26th annual NarbEarth Day

Walnut Street Theatre for Kids presents Fancy Nancy, the Musical


Toddler Time at Sky Zone Glen Mills


Check out the calendar for more ideas

Thursday, April 16, 2015

Fun Things To Do With Kids in Chester County Top 10 Weekend Events for April 17,18,& 19

Our top 10 picks for this weekend April 17th, 18th & 19th




Friday 

1.  
Arden Theatre Company presents The Jungle Book

2. Family Movie "Tangled" at Spring City Library


3. Night Out/Kids Night In at The Center on Central 

Saturday   


4.  Rainforest Discovery, Community Read at Bayard Taylor Library

5SpringFest at Trinity Church

6. Intro to Map and Compass at Nottingham County Park

7. Saturday Morning Storytime Barnes &Noble

8. Make a Clothespin Bug Magnet at Michaels Stores


Sunday

9. Free Sundays at Brandywine River Museum 

10. Family Tour: ArtSee Highlights at The Barnes Foundation



Bonus Events

Crafting Friday Mornings at Monkey Fish Toys

Walnut Street Theatre for Kids presents Fancy Nancy, the Musical


Check out The Art of Brick Lego art exhibit at The Franklin Institute


Toddler Time at Sky Zone Glen Mills


Check out the calendar for more ideas