Cruizin’ Glenside! 5-9pm on Saturday August 7, with over 400 cars & trucks, 125 motorcycles and more…. food, music, drinks & entertainment, vendors. Sponsored by the Greater Glenside Chamber of Commerce. Have any car/truck/bike fans in your family? Not to miss! Show location is on Eaton Rd. between Glenside Train Station and Arcadia University. Looking […]
Wyndmoor Community Carnival
The carnival is ON! Springfield Rotary’s annual carnival runs through July 24. Located on the grounds of Springfield High School, the carnival boasts food, rides, entertainment and games. The carnival runs from 6-10pm, with wristbands available for unlimited rides and proceeds going towards both community events. Saturday is Plymouth Township Day from 4-7pm at 901 […]
Looking for something to do this weekend?
It’s back! From today through Saturday June 12… the Wyndmoor Hose Company on Willow Grove Ave in Wyndmoor is holding their 4th annual Community Carnival. The fair offers a range of fun for very young kids through adults. This year’s fair has plenty of kiddie rides, including Flying Elephants, the train, a mini roller coaster, […]
Opening of the Garden Railway at Morris Arboretum: Saturday May 29
Here are some great happenings going on this weekend… enjoy! Plymouth Meeting Friends School Strawberry Festival Sat. June 5 from 11am-3pm. Live music, food, kids activities and yummy strawberry shortcake! http://www.pmfs1780.org/contentPage.aspx?pageId=75668§ionId=497 Spiral Q Puppet Parade! Friday June 4 at 5:30pm.Norris Square Parade & Celebration in Norris Square ParkDiamond and Hancock Streets, PhiladelphiaChildren’s Pageant at […]
Lyric Fest Concert Today (Sunday) in Chestnut Hill!
Since moving to Chestnut Hill from the UK in summer 2008, the Morris Arboretum has been a favorite of ours. We first walked there with our son, a few months old, in his stroller and enjoyed a picnic in the grounds in the shade of one of their beautiful trees. We have been back many […]
Spring Concert and School Fair: Weekend Options
The Unplug! Family Concert is designed to move children to put down their ipods and venture into the interactive world of music. The concert is staged as a musical journey through our city, with broadway, classics, jazz, and even a mini opera! The musical lineup includes Emily Bullock, Suzanne DuPlantis, Jeffrey Halili, Randi Marrazzo, John […]
Shop Locally: Celebrate Mothers Day Along the Avenue
The weather is going to be beautiful this Saturday, so why not get outside for a fun and relaxing family event, the annual Spring Concert hosted by the Cooperative Nursery School! Listen to live music by two wonderful local bands: Hank’s Cadillac and The Knife & Fork Band , while the kids run around the […]
This Weekend: Back to Back Festivals!
Though it’s impossible to do justice to all of the wonderful possibilities, here’s a start list of ten more local Mother’s Day ideas in the 19144, 19118, and 19119 zip codes: 1. Browse Antique Row in Germantown for a rare find. The 5200-5300 blocks of Germantown Avenue have several antique shops with goodies you won’t […]
The beginning of May brings two local favorites: Mt. Airy Day and the Chestnut Hill Home & Garden Festival. With warm weather predicted both days, The Avenue will be hopping with food, fun, shopping and music on both Saturday and Sunday. On Saturday, Mt. Airy Day celebrates its 40th anniversary with fun for the whole […]