Thursday, May 23, 2019

Fun Things To Do With Kids in Chester County Top 10 Weekend Events for May 24th, 25th and 26th

Our top 10 picks for this weekend May 24th, 25th and 26th





Friday

1. Monkey Fish West Chester Craft Friday Mornings

2. 
 Devon Horse Show and Country Fair (all weekend)


Saturday 

3. Learn about local waterways during Science Saturday at Hagley

4. 
Marvel: Universe of Super-Heroes Exhibit at Franklin Institute (all weekend)

5. Movie Night Under the Stars at Rustin High School watching Disney Pixar's Up


6. Head to Michaels to make patriotic cookies or wreath

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8. Storytime and Activities at Barnes and Noble Exton featuring "Aladdin"


Sunday  

10. Memorial Day Special on the West Chester Railroad


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Tuesday, May 21, 2019

2019 Memorial Day Parades and Events



Parades
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Avon-Grove
Memorial Day Parade
 – Saturday, May 25th

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


Downingtown Borough

Monday, May 27th 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 26th. 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.

Oxford
Monday, May 27th at 10am: Memorial Day Parade the route runs from South Street to Cemetary


Kennett Square
The Kennett Square 2019 Memorial Day Parade will take place Monday, May 27th 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 June 2nd at 1:30 pm, The Upper Main Line Memorial Association will sponsor the 151st 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 26th 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. 
To Philly with Love—May 26 at 9:15 pm

Come Rock Around the Clock, do The Twist, and Raise Your Glass along to songs inspired by and performed by artists with strong ties to Oh, What A Beautiful City— our beloved Philadelphia.

Penns Landing
Saturday, May 25th at  8p.m.

On Saturday, May 25, guests can enjoy a concert and fireworks at the Great Plaza at Penn’s Landing. The Full Spectrum Band,  a “pop and hip-hop” band comprised of active duty Air Force members, performs at 8 p.m., then a brilliant fireworks show above the Delaware River takes place at 9:30 p.m. The events are free and open to the public, so plan to arrive early to get the best view.

Thursday, May 16, 2019

Fun Things To Do With Kids in Chester County Top 10 Weekend Events for May 17th, 18th and 19th

Our top 10 picks for this weekend May 17th, 18th and 19th





Friday

1. Monkey Fish West Chester Craft Friday Mornings

2. Spring Carnival at the Exton Square Mall (all weekend)



Saturday 

3. Cinderella Presented by The Brandywine Ballet

4. 
Preschool Fun Fair and Open House at Goshen Friends School

5. Future Aviators Jamboree at New Garden Flying Field


6. Head to Michaels to make Mama and Baby Birds' Nest or Baseball slime

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8. Storytime and Activities at Barnes and Noble Exton  featuring "Oh, the Places You'll Go"


Sunday  


9. Sunday Bird Walk at Bucktoe Creek Preserve

10. Marvel: Universe of Super-Heroes Exhibit at Franklin Institute (all weekend)


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Thursday, May 9, 2019

Fun Things To Do With Kids in Chester County Top 10 Weekend Events for May 10th, 11th and 12th

Our top 10 picks for this weekend May 10th, 11th and 12th





Friday

1. Monkey Fish West Chester Craft Friday Mornings

2. Spring Carnival at the Exton Square Mall (all weekend)



Saturday 


3. Athleta Glen Eagle Mother's Day Celebration with a Free Mother/ Child Partner Yoga Class + Craft (registration required)

4.  
Dear Edwina JR at Uptown! Knauer Performing Arts Center  (all weekend)

5. Paint and Plant at Brandywine Ace Pet and Farm


6. Head to Michaels to make a Potted Paper Flower For Mom or a Mother's Day Jewelry Holder

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7. Marvel: Universe of Super-Heroes Exhibit at Franklin Institute (all weekend)

8. Storytime and Activities at Barnes and Noble Exton  featuring  "In a Minute, Mama Bear"


Sunday  

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Thursday, May 2, 2019

Fun Things To Do With Kids in Chester County Top 10 Weekend Events for May 3rd, 4th and 5th

Our top 10 picks for this weekend May 3rd, 4th and 5th





Friday

1. Monkey Fish West Chester Craft Friday Mornings

2. 
Marvel: Universe of Super-Heroes Exhibit at Franklin Institute 
(all weekend)


Saturday 


3. Make the perfect gift for mom at Home Depot's Kids Workshops

4.  
Bank of America Free Museum Days (all weekend)

5. 
Al Pastor hosts a Cinco de Mayo Fiesta at Wellington Square Park (all weekend)


6. Head to Michaels to make flower frame or 3-D family portrait

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7. Family fun at the Fairville Fun Fair

8. Storytime and Activities at Barnes and Noble Exton  featuring "High Five"


Sunday  

9.  First Sunday for Families: Outside the Box at Brandywine River Museum

10.  May Day Festival of the Arts at Everhart Park


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Thursday, April 25, 2019

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

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





Friday

1. Monkey Fish West Chester Craft Friday Mornings

2. 
Marvel: Universe of Super-Heroes Exhibit at Franklin Institute



Saturday 


3. Sheep and Wool Day at Kerr Park

4.  West Chester Family Film Festival


5. 
Children's Day Fiesta/El Día Del Niño Fiesta at West Chester Library


6. Head to Michaels to make  Spring Showers Art or a Tie Dye T-Shirt

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7. Spring Blooms at Longwood Gardens

8. Storytime and Activities at Barnes and Noble Exton  featuring "What Do You Do With A Chance"


Sunday  

9. Spring Festival & Kids Fun Run at acac West Chester

10.  Lego fans rejoice Brick Fest Live is at The Greater Philadelphia Expo Center




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