Things to Do in Philly this Weekend: Peppa Pig, Faerie Fest, Trains September 14-15

Pumpkinland at Linvilla Orchards. Photo by R.Kennedy for Visit Philadelphia
Things to do with kids in the Philly area on weekends

There is no doubt about it. Philly kids are in for a fantastic September weekend. From opportunities to see beloved children's characters such as Peppa Pig and Thomas the Tank Engine to enchanting themed events featuring faeries and wizards, young ones throughout the region are sure to be filled with delight and adventure. 

After seeing your kids' favorite television idol, make lasting family memories at a local festival. Step back in time to learn about archaeology at Newlin Grist Mill or watch tin smithing and corn husk doll making demonstration at Evans-Mumbower Mill. Ride the amusements at Radnor Fall Festival, taste delicious Mexican cuisine at Penn's Landing, or listen to dynamic storytelling at Howell Living History Farm. Get a jumpstart on seasonal fun and embrace autumn by building a scarecrow at Peddler's Village or taking a hayride at Hellerick's Family Farm.

Don't forget to view our list with the region's best fall consignment sales to outfit your crew for sweater weather. Be sure to check back since new sales are constantly being added. Continue reading for our top picks for the weekend ahead.