101 Fun Things To Do With Kids in Philly

Discover family-friendly events with the Philadelphia Family Community Calendar. Our team adds fresh content every week to help you make the most of raising kids in Philly, from the baby and little ones-stage through the teen years and beyond! Please be sure to check with the host location about their health and safety protocols, as well as their registration requirements, prior to heading out!

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The Snowy Day and Other Stories By Ezra Jack Keats

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The Arden Theatre Company is excited to share with you a brand new, filmed version of THE SNOWY DAY, AND OTHER STORIES BY EZRA JACK KEATS (streaming January 17-30, 2022). This filmed theatrical play was recorded in the Hamilton Family Arts Center and presents exciting […]

$20

Virtual Storytime

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New videos posted every Monday this winter. There will be stories and songs! This program is intended for ages 2 to 5 and their families. This program will appear on Blackwell Regional Library Children’s Department Facebook and Instagram @freelibraryofwestphilly.

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Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest

Blue Cross RiverRink 101 S Columbus Blvd, Philadelphia, PA

Come to skate, play games in the arcade, eat delicious food and treats, warm up by the fire pits, and take in the gorgeous views and holiday lights. This rink is a Philadelphia favorite for a reason. Advance timed tickets are highly recommended.

VIRTUAL Bite-Size Yoga Storytime

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Get a bite-sized taste of yoga storytime with a virtual yoga or mindfulness activity every week! Ms. Becky will present a story, song, breathing exercise, movement activity or other mindfulness activity for children & families on Monday afternoons. View Bite-size yoga storytime on The Parkway […]

The Return of TACOLAB

Mission Taqueria 1516 Sansom St. 2nd Floor, Philadelphia, PA

After a 2 year hiatus, Mission Taqueria bringing back their much loved guest chef series, TACOLAB. Their upcoming dinner is with our bud Randy Rucker from River Twice on Monday, January 24th. TACOLAB is a set menu of 6 plates served family style, featuring a […]

$85
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Voices and Visionaries

Cherry Street Pier 121 N Christopher Columbus Blvd, Philadelphia, PA

Voices and Visionaries, a new Philadelphia Sculptors exhibition at Philadelphia’s Cherry Street Pier, highlights the talents of a diverse group of exceptional artists having ties to Philadelphia. A collaboration between the exhibition curators and seven selected artists, the show highlights individual expression while exposing threads […]

Philadelphia Flyers vs Dallas Stars

Wells Fargo Center 3601 S Broad St, Philadelphia, PA

See the Philadelphia Flyers face off against the Dallas Stars! To purchase the exclusive Yuengling package, visit the Philadelphia Flyers website. The Yuengling Night Out Package includes Flyers game ticket, exclusive Yuengling + Flyers co-branded t-shirt and beer voucher. Beer voucher valid on any 24 […]

Philadelphia Flyers vs LA Kings

Wells Fargo Center 3601 S Broad St, Philadelphia, PA

See the Philadelphia Flyers face off against the Los Angeles Kings! To purchase the exclusive Yuengling package, visit the Philadelphia Flyers website. The Yuengling Night Out Package includes Flyers game ticket, exclusive Yuengling + Flyers co-branded t-shirt and beer voucher. Beer voucher valid on any […]

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The Snowy Day and Other Stories By Ezra Jack Keats

Online

The Arden Theatre Company is excited to share with you a brand new, filmed version of THE SNOWY DAY, AND OTHER STORIES BY EZRA JACK KEATS (streaming January 17-30, 2022). This filmed theatrical play was recorded in the Hamilton Family Arts Center and presents exciting […]

$20

Mister John’s Music: all ages

kith + kin 3060 west jefferson street, Philadelphia, PA

Philadelphia’s favorite early childhood music classes boost brain functioning, motor skills and language development, but at Mister John’s Music positive social-emotional dynamics and shared experience are the focus. With a huge variety of popular music, babies, parents and nannies are all active participants in the […]

Mister John’s Music: all ages

kith + kin 3060 west jefferson street, Philadelphia, PA

Philadelphia’s favorite early childhood music classes boost brain functioning, motor skills and language development, but at Mister John’s Music positive social-emotional dynamics and shared experience are the focus. With a huge variety of popular music, babies, parents and nannies are all active participants in the […]

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Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest

Blue Cross RiverRink 101 S Columbus Blvd, Philadelphia, PA

Come to skate, play games in the arcade, eat delicious food and treats, warm up by the fire pits, and take in the gorgeous views and holiday lights. This rink is a Philadelphia favorite for a reason. Advance timed tickets are highly recommended.

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Voices and Visionaries

Cherry Street Pier 121 N Christopher Columbus Blvd, Philadelphia, PA

Voices and Visionaries, a new Philadelphia Sculptors exhibition at Philadelphia’s Cherry Street Pier, highlights the talents of a diverse group of exceptional artists having ties to Philadelphia. A collaboration between the exhibition curators and seven selected artists, the show highlights individual expression while exposing threads […]

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The Snowy Day and Other Stories By Ezra Jack Keats

Online

The Arden Theatre Company is excited to share with you a brand new, filmed version of THE SNOWY DAY, AND OTHER STORIES BY EZRA JACK KEATS (streaming January 17-30, 2022). This filmed theatrical play was recorded in the Hamilton Family Arts Center and presents exciting […]

$20
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Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest

Blue Cross RiverRink 101 S Columbus Blvd, Philadelphia, PA

Come to skate, play games in the arcade, eat delicious food and treats, warm up by the fire pits, and take in the gorgeous views and holiday lights. This rink is a Philadelphia favorite for a reason. Advance timed tickets are highly recommended.

A Streetcar Named Desire

Arden Theatre Company 40 N 2nd St, Philadelphia, PA

Originally slated for March 2020, A Streetcar Named Desire held just one public performance at the Arden before the company shut down. This production will return to open the 2022 Mainstage Season. Tennessee Williams’ masterpiece depicts a story of love, lust, and the memories we […]

A Streetcar Named Desire

Arden Theatre Company 40 N 2nd St, Philadelphia, PA

Originally slated for March 2020, A Streetcar Named Desire held just one public performance at the Arden before the company shut down. This production will return to open the 2022 Mainstage Season. Tennessee Williams’ masterpiece depicts a story of love, lust, and the memories we […]

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Voices and Visionaries

Cherry Street Pier 121 N Christopher Columbus Blvd, Philadelphia, PA

Voices and Visionaries, a new Philadelphia Sculptors exhibition at Philadelphia’s Cherry Street Pier, highlights the talents of a diverse group of exceptional artists having ties to Philadelphia. A collaboration between the exhibition curators and seven selected artists, the show highlights individual expression while exposing threads […]

Kacey Musgraves — Star Crossed: Unveiled

Wells Fargo Center 3601 S Broad St, Philadelphia, PA

Country-pop music star Kacey Musgraves is taking her Star Crossed : Unveiled Tour 2022 show on the road and will be performing live on stage! A live show is scheduled to take place at Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, PA on January 26th, 2022.

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The Snowy Day and Other Stories By Ezra Jack Keats

Online

The Arden Theatre Company is excited to share with you a brand new, filmed version of THE SNOWY DAY, AND OTHER STORIES BY EZRA JACK KEATS (streaming January 17-30, 2022). This filmed theatrical play was recorded in the Hamilton Family Arts Center and presents exciting […]

$20

Kids’ Yoga

kith + kin 3060 west jefferson street, Philadelphia, PA

Kids’ yoga combines traditional yoga poses with reading, singing, mindfulness, and breathing techniques. props + music are used with movement to help build strength, flexibility, and coordination as well as providing children with strategies to manage emotions + “big feelings". bring comfy clothing + a […]

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Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest

Blue Cross RiverRink 101 S Columbus Blvd, Philadelphia, PA

Come to skate, play games in the arcade, eat delicious food and treats, warm up by the fire pits, and take in the gorgeous views and holiday lights. This rink is a Philadelphia favorite for a reason. Advance timed tickets are highly recommended.

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Voices and Visionaries

Cherry Street Pier 121 N Christopher Columbus Blvd, Philadelphia, PA

Voices and Visionaries, a new Philadelphia Sculptors exhibition at Philadelphia’s Cherry Street Pier, highlights the talents of a diverse group of exceptional artists having ties to Philadelphia. A collaboration between the exhibition curators and seven selected artists, the show highlights individual expression while exposing threads […]

A Streetcar Named Desire

Arden Theatre Company 40 N 2nd St, Philadelphia, PA

Originally slated for March 2020, A Streetcar Named Desire held just one public performance at the Arden before the company shut down. This production will return to open the 2022 Mainstage Season. Tennessee Williams’ masterpiece depicts a story of love, lust, and the memories we […]

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The Snowy Day and Other Stories By Ezra Jack Keats

Online

The Arden Theatre Company is excited to share with you a brand new, filmed version of THE SNOWY DAY, AND OTHER STORIES BY EZRA JACK KEATS (streaming January 17-30, 2022). This filmed theatrical play was recorded in the Hamilton Family Arts Center and presents exciting […]

$20
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Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest

Blue Cross RiverRink 101 S Columbus Blvd, Philadelphia, PA

Come to skate, play games in the arcade, eat delicious food and treats, warm up by the fire pits, and take in the gorgeous views and holiday lights. This rink is a Philadelphia favorite for a reason. Advance timed tickets are highly recommended.

Chestnut Hill on Ice

Chestnut Hill Business District 8426 Germantown Ave, Philadelphia, PA

Chestnut Hill on Ice returns! ❄️ Grab your mittens and scarf and head to Chestnut Hill on Ice on January 28 and 29 for unique ice-themed attractions, including a pop-up iceless ice skating rink, ice bar, and live ice carvings. Enjoy dozens of ice carvings […]

Sixers Family Fun Night

Deptford Mall 1750 Deptford Center Rd, Deptford, NJ

Come out for Sixers Family Fun Night! Public Signing with 76ers Tyrese Maxey from 6 - 7:30PM. Tickets Required. Guest Emcee 76ers Public Announcer Matt Cord Meet 76ers Mascot Franklin the Dog Enjoy Family Fun Activities from 5:30 - 7:30PM Face Painting, Balloon Sculpting, Magic, […]

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Voices and Visionaries

Cherry Street Pier 121 N Christopher Columbus Blvd, Philadelphia, PA

Voices and Visionaries, a new Philadelphia Sculptors exhibition at Philadelphia’s Cherry Street Pier, highlights the talents of a diverse group of exceptional artists having ties to Philadelphia. A collaboration between the exhibition curators and seven selected artists, the show highlights individual expression while exposing threads […]

Music Nights in the Lodge

Blue Cross RiverRink 101 S Columbus Blvd, Philadelphia, PA

Get funky on and off the ice on Friday nights at Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest with Music Nights in the Lodge in partnership with the Women’s Coalition for Empowerment, Inc. Twice a month enjoy themed music nights featuring performances by local artists, live DJ sets […]

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater

Academy of Music 240 S Broad St, Philadelphia, PA

Celebrating over 60 years of unparalleled artistry, Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater never fails to remind us of the power of dance to bring people together. These dancers dazzle with their trademark technical brilliance and passionate energy and bring audiences to their feet at every […]

A Streetcar Named Desire

Arden Theatre Company 40 N 2nd St, Philadelphia, PA

Originally slated for March 2020, A Streetcar Named Desire held just one public performance at the Arden before the company shut down. This production will return to open the 2022 Mainstage Season. Tennessee Williams’ masterpiece depicts a story of love, lust, and the memories we […]

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The Snowy Day and Other Stories By Ezra Jack Keats

Online

The Arden Theatre Company is excited to share with you a brand new, filmed version of THE SNOWY DAY, AND OTHER STORIES BY EZRA JACK KEATS (streaming January 17-30, 2022). This filmed theatrical play was recorded in the Hamilton Family Arts Center and presents exciting […]

$20

Groundhog Day Celebration

John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge At Tinicum 8601 Lindbergh Blvd., Philadelphia, PA

Will Tinicum Tim come out of his burrow and see his shadow? Join a family-friendly celebration of winter wildlife that includes a live animal presentation, a story walk, ranger-led walks, live music, refreshments, and crafts!

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