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Theater Unspeakable and Let’s Make History Productions presents “The American Revolution”

Christ Church Neighborhood House 20 N American Street, Philadelphia, PA

This spring, Theater Unspeakable and Let's Make History Productions present "The American Revolution," a family-friendly retelling of the country's founding, combining tongue-in-cheek humor with imaginative physical theater in under 60 minutes. Join the seven-member cast of actors fusing unique staging and physical comedy to offer […]

Event Series SIX

SIX

Academy of Music 240 S Broad St, Philadelphia, PA

Divorced, beheaded, died, divorced, beheaded, survived. From Tudor Queens to Pop Princesses, the SIX wives of Henry VIII take the mic to remix five hundred years of historical heartbreak into an exuberant celebration of 21st century girl power! This new original musical is the global sensation that […]

Annual Disability Awareness Month Event

Deliverance Evangelistic Church - Fellowship Hall 2001 W. Lehigh Ave, Philadelphia, PA

FREE Disability Awareness Workshops, vendors, awards ceremony, breakfast & lunch served.

Event Series Big Ideas Festival

Big Ideas Festival

Please Touch Museum 4231 Avenue of the Republic, Philadelphia, PA

Check out the 2023 Big Ideas Festival! Sponsored by PECO, this will be a celebration of invention, innovation, and collaboration, themed around Building Community. Explore pop-up STEM programming, help build a cardboard city, and meet partners whose big ideas are changing Philadelphia! Register here.

Event Series Disney 100 The Exhibition

Disney 100 The Exhibition

Franklin Institute 222 North 20th St, Philadelphia, PA

Created for the 100-year celebration of The Walt Disney Company, “Disney 100 The Exhibition” will immerse guests in the beloved stories that have been dazzling fans since 1923. For this exhibition, the Walt Disney Archives is opening its vault of treasures, showcasing more than 250 […]

Musicopia: Indonesian Dance from the Island of Bali, featuring Modero & Company

Kimmel Center 300 S Broad St., Philadelphia

Entertain your littlest art lovers at the Kimmel Center's Plaza! Ignite imaginations with an array of enchanting performances and hands-on activities. Modero will perform a medley of traditional Balinese dances in full, ornate, and colorful traditional costumes. The performance will start with a procession of […]

FREE Easter Egg Hunt for Kids at FDR Park

FDR Park 1500 Pattison Avenue, Philadelphia, PA

City Life Philly is hosting a FREE Egg Hunt for children up to 12 years of age at FDR Park. There will be free face painting, lots of candy, photos with the Easter Bunny, and SO much more! No tickets officially needed, just come!

Sail into Spring Weekends at the Museum

Museum of the American Revolution 101 S 3rd St, Philadelphia, PA

Sail into Spring Weekends at the Museum to explore life at sea during the Revolutionary War on Saturdays and Sundays throughout April. Join us for a new special exhibition, neighborhood walking tours, family-friendly crafts, in-gallery talks, and stories to learn more about the Continental Navy […]

“Chupa” Advance Screening

PFS Bourse Theater 400 Ranstead Street, Philadelphia, PA

PFS Bourse Theater is hosting a FREE advance screening for the new Netflix movie, "Chupa!" This is a perfect family-friendly weekend activity! About "Chupa:" While visiting his family in Mexico, teenage Alex gains an unlikely companion when he discovers a young chupacabra hiding in his […]

Mad Science at Fort Mifflin

Fort Mifflin 6400 Hog Island Rd, Philadelphia, PA

Join Fort Mifflin and friends from The Insectarium for an April Fools Day you won’t forget. Discover the mischief and madness behind innovations and science throughout history. Explore the Nature Trail, learn the role of insects in medicine and fashion, meet the Colonial Scientist, hunt […]

Inauguration of Las Veredas, The Children’s Garden

Las Parcelas 2248 Palethorp Street, Philadelphia, PA

Norris Square Neighborhood Project is inaugurating Las Veredas, a children's garden with Las Parcelas. Norris Square Neighborhood Project is inviting all of their neighbors to bring their kids for an afternoon of fun! Face painting, gardening activities, crafts, music, and more will be there. This […]

Event Series Family Bowl

Family Bowl

Brooklyn Bowl Philadelphia 1009 Canal Street, Philadelphia, PA

Brooklyn Bowl Philadelphia on Saturdays is your one-stop destination for family fun! Every week the music venue/bowling alley is all ages from 12 pm-6 pm. With 12 downstairs bowling lanes and a full-service kitchen featuring a menu from Blue Ribbon, there's no better place to […]

The Stenton Egg Hunt

Stenton Museum 4601 North 18th Street, Philadelphia, PA

Join the Stenton Museum for family-friendly Easter fun! Event includes egg hunt, natural egg dyeing, crafts and face painting! The Egg Hunt begins promptly at 1:00 pm. The site is open from 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm for crafts, face painting, and refreshments. Event is […]

Theater Unspeakable and Let’s Make History Productions presents “The American Revolution”

Christ Church Neighborhood House 20 N American Street, Philadelphia, PA

This spring, Theater Unspeakable and Let's Make History Productions present "The American Revolution," a family-friendly retelling of the country's founding, combining tongue-in-cheek humor with imaginative physical theater in under 60 minutes. Join the seven-member cast of actors fusing unique staging and physical comedy to offer […]

Theater Unspeakable and Let’s Make History Productions presents “The American Revolution”

Christ Church Neighborhood House 20 N American Street, Philadelphia, PA

This spring, Theater Unspeakable and Let's Make History Productions present "The American Revolution," a family-friendly retelling of the country's founding, combining tongue-in-cheek humor with imaginative physical theater in under 60 minutes. Join the seven-member cast of actors fusing unique staging and physical comedy to offer […]

Event Series SIX

SIX

Academy of Music 240 S Broad St, Philadelphia, PA

Divorced, beheaded, died, divorced, beheaded, survived. From Tudor Queens to Pop Princesses, the SIX wives of Henry VIII take the mic to remix five hundred years of historical heartbreak into an exuberant celebration of 21st century girl power! This new original musical is the global sensation that […]

Event Series Disney 100 The Exhibition

Disney 100 The Exhibition

Franklin Institute 222 North 20th St, Philadelphia, PA

Created for the 100-year celebration of The Walt Disney Company, “Disney 100 The Exhibition” will immerse guests in the beloved stories that have been dazzling fans since 1923. For this exhibition, the Walt Disney Archives is opening its vault of treasures, showcasing more than 250 […]

Sail into Spring Weekends at the Museum

Museum of the American Revolution 101 S 3rd St, Philadelphia, PA

Sail into Spring Weekends at the Museum to explore life at sea during the Revolutionary War on Saturdays and Sundays throughout April. Join us for a new special exhibition, neighborhood walking tours, family-friendly crafts, in-gallery talks, and stories to learn more about the Continental Navy […]

Hippity Hoppity Horses

Northwestern Stables 120 West Northwestern Avenue, Philadelphia, PA

Join Northwestern Stables for their egg-citing spring fundraising event. Save your spot for an egg hunt for children. You can also reserve your horse rides and selfies with the Easter Bunny. They will also have games and snacks. This is an event you won't want […]

Event Series Big Ideas Festival

Big Ideas Festival

Please Touch Museum 4231 Avenue of the Republic, Philadelphia, PA

Check out the 2023 Big Ideas Festival! Sponsored by PECO, this will be a celebration of invention, innovation, and collaboration, themed around Building Community. Explore pop-up STEM programming, help build a cardboard city, and meet partners whose big ideas are changing Philadelphia! Register here.

Event Series SIX

SIX

Academy of Music 240 S Broad St, Philadelphia, PA

Divorced, beheaded, died, divorced, beheaded, survived. From Tudor Queens to Pop Princesses, the SIX wives of Henry VIII take the mic to remix five hundred years of historical heartbreak into an exuberant celebration of 21st century girl power! This new original musical is the global sensation that […]

Event Series Disney 100 The Exhibition

Disney 100 The Exhibition

Franklin Institute 222 North 20th St, Philadelphia, PA

Created for the 100-year celebration of The Walt Disney Company, “Disney 100 The Exhibition” will immerse guests in the beloved stories that have been dazzling fans since 1923. For this exhibition, the Walt Disney Archives is opening its vault of treasures, showcasing more than 250 […]

Event Series Disney 100 The Exhibition

Disney 100 The Exhibition

Franklin Institute 222 North 20th St, Philadelphia, PA

Created for the 100-year celebration of The Walt Disney Company, “Disney 100 The Exhibition” will immerse guests in the beloved stories that have been dazzling fans since 1923. For this exhibition, the Walt Disney Archives is opening its vault of treasures, showcasing more than 250 […]

Passover Story and Craft

Northeast Regional Library 2228 Cottman Avenue, Philadelphia, PA

School age children are welcome to enjoy a Passover book and make some hopping frogs!

Event Series SIX

SIX

Academy of Music 240 S Broad St, Philadelphia, PA

Divorced, beheaded, died, divorced, beheaded, survived. From Tudor Queens to Pop Princesses, the SIX wives of Henry VIII take the mic to remix five hundred years of historical heartbreak into an exuberant celebration of 21st century girl power! This new original musical is the global sensation that […]

Event Series Disney 100 The Exhibition

Disney 100 The Exhibition

Franklin Institute 222 North 20th St, Philadelphia, PA

Created for the 100-year celebration of The Walt Disney Company, “Disney 100 The Exhibition” will immerse guests in the beloved stories that have been dazzling fans since 1923. For this exhibition, the Walt Disney Archives is opening its vault of treasures, showcasing more than 250 […]

First Wednesday at the Please Touch Museum

Please Touch Museum 4231 Avenue of the Republic, Philadelphia, PA

Join PTM for First Wednesday to highlight neurodivergent changemakers in their Makerspace and Creative Art Studio and themed storytimes. The museum will also be kicking off the Cherry Blossom Festival with two 30-minute Spring Tea Ceremonies called Nodate with the Japan America Society of Greater […]

Event Series SIX

SIX

Academy of Music 240 S Broad St, Philadelphia, PA

Divorced, beheaded, died, divorced, beheaded, survived. From Tudor Queens to Pop Princesses, the SIX wives of Henry VIII take the mic to remix five hundred years of historical heartbreak into an exuberant celebration of 21st century girl power! This new original musical is the global sensation that […]

Event Series Disney 100 The Exhibition

Disney 100 The Exhibition

Franklin Institute 222 North 20th St, Philadelphia, PA

Created for the 100-year celebration of The Walt Disney Company, “Disney 100 The Exhibition” will immerse guests in the beloved stories that have been dazzling fans since 1923. For this exhibition, the Walt Disney Archives is opening its vault of treasures, showcasing more than 250 […]