101 Fun Things To Do With Kids in Bucks County

Discover family-friendly events with the Bucks County Parent Community Calendar. Our team adds fresh content every week to help you make the most of raising kids around Bucks County, 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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Unplugged Week

Parkside Place Park 1 Parkside Place, North Wales, PA, United States

Join Upper Gwynedd Township for a week of NO phones, NO TV, NO video games, and “unplug." Monday, June 17 through Friday, June 21 will be filled with free pop-up activities and events, including family yoga, teen candy bar bingo, trivia, crafting, a Karate Performance/Lesson, […]

Philadelphia Chinese Lantern Festival in Franklin Square

Franklin Square 200 N 6th St, Philadelphia, PA, United States

The year of the dragon soars into summer 2024 as the spectacular Philadelphia Chinese Lantern Festival in Franklin Square brings light and culture with magnificent steel-framed and silk-wrapped giant lighted artistic sculptures. The popular 200-foot-long dragon returns along with never-before-seen giant lantern displays. In addition […]

Be Well Bakery & Cafe’s Fun Fridays

Be Well Bakery & Cafe - Richboro 884 Second Street Pike, Richboro, United States

From 9 to 10:30 am every Friday bring your kids (all ages welcome) to participate in engaging activities at Be Well Bakery and Cafe’s Richboro location. A fun Friday may include crafts, games, hot wheels racing and more at this free event for the community!

Event Series The Art of the Brick

The Art of the Brick

Franklin Institute 222 North 20th St, Philadelphia, PA, United States

Named one of CNN’s Top Ten “Global Must-See Exhibitions,” The Art of the Brick exhibit by artist Nathan Sawaya is a critically acclaimed collection of inspiring artworks made exclusively from one of the most recognizable toys in the world: the LEGO® brick. From child’s toy to sophisticated art form and beyond, the […]

Event Series Backyard Bubbles and Art

Backyard Bubbles and Art

Bucks County Free Library-Doylestown 150 South Pine Street, Doylestown, PA, United States

Join in the Backyard at the Doylestown Library for a bubble bonanza! Blow giant bubbles, explore the backyard, and, of course, express your creativity with chalk art! All ages are welcome!

Under The Canopy: Animals of the Rainforest

The Academy of Natural Sciences 1900 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy, Philadelphia, PA, United States

Travel to the most diverse ecosystem on the planet! Under the Canopy: Animals of the Rainforest is an immersive exhibition introducing you to the fascinating world of rainforests and the animals that inhabit them. Learn about unique plants and rainforest ecology as you encounter a […]

George R. Anthonisen: Meditations on the Human Condition Exhibit at The Michener Art Museum

Michener Art Museum 138 South Pine Street, Doylestown, PA, United States

This exhibiton celebrates the arc of Anthonisen’s artistic career spanning 65 years as a figurative sculptor. Well versed in history and current events, Anthonisen (b. 1936) creates visual dialogues, primarily in bronze, that investigate the human condition and people’s capacity to destroy, to create, to […]

Morris Goes Mesozoic! Garden Railway: Dinos and Plants in the Age of Dinosaurs

Morris Arboretum 100 E Northwestern Avenue, Philadelphia, PA, United States

Visitors are invited to discover Plants in the Age of Dinosaurs—a self-guided exhibition featuring plants with roots that go back to prehistoric times. There is also a brand-new dinosaur exhibition in the Garden Railway, Garden Railway: Dinos! Plus, there will be a pop-up paleontologist’s cottage featuring hands-on […]

Bucks Fever Art & Sculpture Exhibition

Peddler’s Village 100 Peddlers Village, New Hope, PA, United States

Opening on Saturday, June 15, the Bucks Fever Art and Sculpture Exhibition celebrates and showcases the diverse talents of artists and sculptors in Bucks County and beyond. The exhibition will feature a wide range of artistic styles and prize-winning pieces. Many pieces will be available […]

Weekly Living History Programs at Washington Crossing

Washington Crossing Historic Park 1112 River Rd, Washington Crossing, PA, United States

Join Washington Crossing Historical Park for a series of Living History programs the Friends of the Park will be conducting Fridays in April – June, and then Fridays and Saturdays in July – September. These programs will cover a variety of of topics surrounding the […]

Event Series Music in the Meadow

Music in the Meadow

Miller Meadow 413 S York Rd, Hatboro, PA, United States

Join for food and entertainment in Miller Meadow during cruise nights! Bring your games, chairs, blankets, and anything else needed for an evening of fun and relaxation! This event will take place each cruise night in 2024: May 17th, June 21st, July 19th, August 16th, […]

Philadelphia Chinese Lantern Festival in Franklin Square

Franklin Square 200 N 6th St, Philadelphia, PA, United States

The year of the dragon soars into summer 2024 as the spectacular Philadelphia Chinese Lantern Festival in Franklin Square brings light and culture with magnificent steel-framed and silk-wrapped giant lighted artistic sculptures. The popular 200-foot-long dragon returns along with never-before-seen giant lantern displays. In addition […]

Event Series Breakfast With the Giraffes

Breakfast With the Giraffes

Elmwood Park Zoo 1661 Harding Blvd., Norristown, PA, United States

Enjoy a delicious outdoor breakfast buffet, right next to three towering giraffes. After you’ve cleared your plate, you’ll enjoy an exclusive giraffe feeding! Space is limited for this event, so don’t delay in purchasing your tickets here.  

Event Series The Art of the Brick

The Art of the Brick

Franklin Institute 222 North 20th St, Philadelphia, PA, United States

Named one of CNN’s Top Ten “Global Must-See Exhibitions,” The Art of the Brick exhibit by artist Nathan Sawaya is a critically acclaimed collection of inspiring artworks made exclusively from one of the most recognizable toys in the world: the LEGO® brick. From child’s toy to sophisticated art form and beyond, the […]

Native Plant Garden Party Celebration

Doylestown Central Park 425 Wells Road, Doylestown, PA, United States

Join in the celebration of the 10th anniversary of the Native Plant Garden in Central Park, hosted by the Environmental Advisory Council (EAC). Enjoy hands on educational opportunities, environmental crafts, live music, and botanical refreshments all while surrounded by the garden! This event is FREE […]

African American Museum of Bucks County Juneteenth Festival

Mayor's Park 215 E Richardson Ave, Langhorne, PA, United States

The AAMBC is having its own Juneteenth Festival at Mayor's Park in Langhorne. Join them on Saturday, June 22, for a day of family fun, music, activities and great food! The festival is set to begin at 10am and run until 4pm. The best part? […]

Under The Canopy: Animals of the Rainforest

The Academy of Natural Sciences 1900 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy, Philadelphia, PA, United States

Travel to the most diverse ecosystem on the planet! Under the Canopy: Animals of the Rainforest is an immersive exhibition introducing you to the fascinating world of rainforests and the animals that inhabit them. Learn about unique plants and rainforest ecology as you encounter a […]

George R. Anthonisen: Meditations on the Human Condition Exhibit at The Michener Art Museum

Michener Art Museum 138 South Pine Street, Doylestown, PA, United States

This exhibiton celebrates the arc of Anthonisen’s artistic career spanning 65 years as a figurative sculptor. Well versed in history and current events, Anthonisen (b. 1936) creates visual dialogues, primarily in bronze, that investigate the human condition and people’s capacity to destroy, to create, to […]

Morris Goes Mesozoic! Garden Railway: Dinos and Plants in the Age of Dinosaurs

Morris Arboretum 100 E Northwestern Avenue, Philadelphia, PA, United States

Visitors are invited to discover Plants in the Age of Dinosaurs—a self-guided exhibition featuring plants with roots that go back to prehistoric times. There is also a brand-new dinosaur exhibition in the Garden Railway, Garden Railway: Dinos! Plus, there will be a pop-up paleontologist’s cottage featuring hands-on […]

Bucks Fever Art & Sculpture Exhibition

Peddler’s Village 100 Peddlers Village, New Hope, PA, United States

Opening on Saturday, June 15, the Bucks Fever Art and Sculpture Exhibition celebrates and showcases the diverse talents of artists and sculptors in Bucks County and beyond. The exhibition will feature a wide range of artistic styles and prize-winning pieces. Many pieces will be available […]

Movie Night in The Park

Tamanend Park 1255 Second Street Pike, Upper Southampton, PA, United States

Kick off the summer with a fun outdoor movie.. There is a huge 24-foot movie screen, amplified sound system, and premium projection. The movie will take place in the field between the pavilions at dusk. All you need to bring is your family, friends, neighbors, […]

Philadelphia Chinese Lantern Festival in Franklin Square

Franklin Square 200 N 6th St, Philadelphia, PA, United States

The year of the dragon soars into summer 2024 as the spectacular Philadelphia Chinese Lantern Festival in Franklin Square brings light and culture with magnificent steel-framed and silk-wrapped giant lighted artistic sculptures. The popular 200-foot-long dragon returns along with never-before-seen giant lantern displays. In addition […]

Event Series Breakfast With the Giraffes

Breakfast With the Giraffes

Elmwood Park Zoo 1661 Harding Blvd., Norristown, PA, United States

Enjoy a delicious outdoor breakfast buffet, right next to three towering giraffes. After you’ve cleared your plate, you’ll enjoy an exclusive giraffe feeding! Space is limited for this event, so don’t delay in purchasing your tickets here.  

Event Series The Art of the Brick

The Art of the Brick

Franklin Institute 222 North 20th St, Philadelphia, PA, United States

Named one of CNN’s Top Ten “Global Must-See Exhibitions,” The Art of the Brick exhibit by artist Nathan Sawaya is a critically acclaimed collection of inspiring artworks made exclusively from one of the most recognizable toys in the world: the LEGO® brick. From child’s toy to sophisticated art form and beyond, the […]

Under The Canopy: Animals of the Rainforest

The Academy of Natural Sciences 1900 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy, Philadelphia, PA, United States

Travel to the most diverse ecosystem on the planet! Under the Canopy: Animals of the Rainforest is an immersive exhibition introducing you to the fascinating world of rainforests and the animals that inhabit them. Learn about unique plants and rainforest ecology as you encounter a […]

George R. Anthonisen: Meditations on the Human Condition Exhibit at The Michener Art Museum

Michener Art Museum 138 South Pine Street, Doylestown, PA, United States

This exhibiton celebrates the arc of Anthonisen’s artistic career spanning 65 years as a figurative sculptor. Well versed in history and current events, Anthonisen (b. 1936) creates visual dialogues, primarily in bronze, that investigate the human condition and people’s capacity to destroy, to create, to […]

Morris Goes Mesozoic! Garden Railway: Dinos and Plants in the Age of Dinosaurs

Morris Arboretum 100 E Northwestern Avenue, Philadelphia, PA, United States

Visitors are invited to discover Plants in the Age of Dinosaurs—a self-guided exhibition featuring plants with roots that go back to prehistoric times. There is also a brand-new dinosaur exhibition in the Garden Railway, Garden Railway: Dinos! Plus, there will be a pop-up paleontologist’s cottage featuring hands-on […]

Bucks Fever Art & Sculpture Exhibition

Peddler’s Village 100 Peddlers Village, New Hope, PA, United States

Opening on Saturday, June 15, the Bucks Fever Art and Sculpture Exhibition celebrates and showcases the diverse talents of artists and sculptors in Bucks County and beyond. The exhibition will feature a wide range of artistic styles and prize-winning pieces. Many pieces will be available […]

Low Sensory Days at Sesame Place

Sesame Place 100 Sesame Road, Langhorne, PA, United States

Sesame Place Philadelphia will expand its accessibility program this June with the addition of Low Sensory Days to create a more inclusive in-park experience. Traditionally high sensory experiences at the park will be adjusted to make them more accessible to those who require or prefer […]