Summer is coming to an end but that doesn’t mean you can’t make the most of what is left. That is why we have rounded up all the best family-friendly activities in Philadelphia going down this August. Enjoy!

Philadelphia Insectarium and Butterfly Pavilion

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Time: Dates and Times Vary

The Philadelphia Insectarium and Butterfly Pavilion allows you to stroll among their 2000 tropical and native butterflies in an immersive tropical ecosphere. They also have two floors of educational exhibits filled with an assortment of arthropods, including tarantulas, scorpions, and praying mantises!

Baby Bird Playdate — Philadelphia Museum of Art

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Time: 10:15 a.m. on Fridays

Calling all parents with toddlers! Spend the morning at the Philadelphia Museum of Art enjoying circle time, making arts and crafts, taking gallery walks, and making friends.

Superhero Saturday

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Time: 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, August 10

If your kids run around the house pretending to have superpowers, this is the event for you. Moorestown Mall’s Superhero Sunday will be celebrating fictional and real-life community heroes while allowing kids to create their own protective super shield, meet Black Widow and Spider-Man, partake in a scavenger hunt and more.

Please Touch Museum

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Time: Date and Times Vary

The Please Touch Museum aims to build young minds by creating completely interactive exhibits. Join them on Sunday, August 4 for a free day of museum fun.

Kidchella Music Festival

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Time: 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. on Friday, August 9

Smith Memorial Playground & Playhouse’s last installment of Kidchella 2019 will be happening on August 9, featuring Kid-Rock band The Not-Its and Grammy-winning Jazz artist, Lucy Kalantari. The night will also include giveaways, food trucks, and lots of playtime.

Pictures in the Park

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Time: 8:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. on Fridays

Soak up the last of the warm weather while enjoying free outdoor screenings of some of your family favorite flicks in Dilworth Park. Throughout August you’ll be able to catch Black Panther, Creed II, Avengers: Infinity War, and Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald.

Elmwood Park Zoo-On-Wheels at Whole Foods

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Time: 11:15 a.m. on Monday, August 26

This will definitely be the most exciting grocery shopping trip of your life. Elmwood Park Zoo-On-Wheels will be visiting the Whole Foods Market Plymouth Meeting and engaging children with animal artifacts that they can touch as well as live animals.

Sunday Pop-Up Play

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Time: 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 a.m. on Sundays

Every Sunday through September, Spruce Street Harbor hosts Pop-Up Play as a chance for the community to come together and partake in various activities on the waterfront. Each week, the pop-up focuses on a different activity. It is a great, free way to get your family out and about on the weekends!

Sky Zone

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Time: Dates and Times Vary

Spend the day in the air at Sky Zone. With open-bounce trampolines, trampoline basketball courts, trampoline dodgeball courts, and foam pits to leap into, Sky Zone has options for everyone in your family to get their bounce on.

Children’s Cooking Classes

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Time: Dates and Times Vary

Start your kids in the kitchen young and sign them up for a cooking class through Ambrosia Food Group. During the class, young chefs will not only cook but also learn safe knife skills, the value of measuring, and the importance of sanitation. Check out their schedule and pick the class that seems the most exciting to your kids!

Pearachute’s End of Summer Daily Giveaways

Fill up the August dog days with family fun events, and earn a chance to win a $50 giftcard every day throughout the entire month of August! All you have to do is book an event on Pearachute to get entered to win!