High Five! This Weekend’s Best Family-Friendly Events on the Main Line
Plan your weekend with our hand-picked list of great things to do.
Are you ready for the weekend? You will be with this list: five great family-friendly events. So make your plans, and have a great weekend!
April 14 — 16, various times
Strasburg Rail Road, 301 Gap Road, Ronks
All aboard with the bunny! Go for a lovely ride through the Lancaster countryside on a beautiful vintage steam engine, and give the kids a chance to meet and snap a photo with the Easter Bunny. Coach tickets are $18 for adults, $12 for kids ages 2 — 11, and $4 for kids under 2.
April 14 and 15, 10 am — 9 pm; April 16, 10 am — 6 pm
Hershey Park, 100 W. Hershey Park Dr., Hershey
It’s officially springtime! Head to the sweetest place on earth this weekend and enjoy sweet treats, thrilling rides, and more. Spingtime admission is $34.95 for ages 9 — 54 and $23.95 for ages 3 — 8. Special rates apply for two-day passes.
April 15 and 16, 9 am — 6 pm
Longwood Gardens, 1001 Longwood Road, Kennett Square
What better way to enjoy Easter weekend than surrounded by the spring blooms at Longwood Gardens? Take the family out to enjoy dining, scenery, and activities for this magnificent weekend. This event is included with general admission. Brunch and dining costs are separate.
April 15, 10 am — 2 pm
The Visitor Center at Valley Forge Historical National Park, 1400 N. Outer Line Dr., King of Prussia
Ever wanted to be a ranger? Now’s your chance! Children can become a junior ranger this weekend at Valley Forge Historical National Park. Visit different stations throughout the park to see if you have what it takes! This event is free and open to the public.
April 15, 1 — 3 pm
The Radnor Hotel, 591 E. Lancaster Ave., St. Davids
Take high tea this Saturday with the Easter Bunny in attendance! Tickets to this event are $59.95 for one child and one adult. Call 610-341-3145 to make your reservation.
Photograph courtesy of Strasburg Rail Road.