11 Historical Ways to Spend Presidents' Day Weekend for Philly Kids Submitted by Kristen Sullivan on Mon, 02/13/2017 - 10:00am Presidents' Day weekend is the time of year that Philly families enjoy a much-needed break during the throws of winter. Some may take a ski getaway or road trip, while others delight in a staycation. With so much history to offer, consider spending part of the holiday weekend by participating in some historic activities from our events calendar. These experiences not only entertain but also educate young and old alike. We have rounded up some of our favorites below. Read more.