Here are the top picks for family fun this weekend.
Hit the strEAT, go camping or check out straw mazes in NW Philly
Dumbledore’s Powers’ Straw MazeWoodmere Art Museum9201 Germantown Avenue
Explore a world of magic and adventure. Find your way through the Harry Potter’s Deathly Hallows and tap into Dumbledore’s powers.
Sept. 20 to Nov. 3: Fridays, 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Saturdays, 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Sundays, 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Ages 4-11 with adult: $8 per child ($6 members); $20 ($18 members) for families of three or more. Multiple weekend passes are available. Children must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Entrance to the Museum is free to parents and guardians whose children participate in the family event.
Sept. 21 to 22
Germantown area schools
Eat out, sleep out. Enjoy the great outdoors in the comfort and proximity of home.
$50 — includes tent, food, games, smores, music & fun
Main Street Manayunk
Stroll, eat & shop! Enjoy the start of the cool fall weather with family and friends. Enjoy food trucks, a farmers’ market and arts & crafts.
Musicals, mysteries and art in downtown Philly
Walnut Street Theatre
10:30 a.m., 1 p.m., 3:30 p.m. and 8:00 p.m.
Travel with The Cat in the Hat from Whoville to Palm Beach. Get your laughter on in this musical adventure.
Smith Memorial Playground & Playhouse
3500 Reservoir Drive
Bring your imagination and help crack the case. Four friends and their secret society need your help to solve the mystery in this interactive adventure. Appropriate for all ages.
The Barnes Foundation
2025 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy.
Sept. 21 to 22
Saturday: 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Sunday: 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.
A creative arts and crafts activity for the whole family. This month’s theme is Gemstones and Jewelry. Get your hands on all that dazzles and glitters and design your own wearable art and jewelry bag.