Where to Enjoy Entertaining and Affordable High School Musicals 

Treat yourself and your family to exceptional local talent at your nearby high school. Spring is typically the musical theater season for high school drama clubs and we have created a guide to the best high school musicals happening near you starting this month through the spring. We will be adding to the list as more schools […]

Best Places for Families to Go Snow Tubing

Snow tubes on a snowy hill

At ski resorts in the Philadelphia area, winter is prime time for family fun. But you don’t have to strap on skis or even brave the cold to have a great time on the mountain. Snow tubing is an awesome choice for families who want an alternative to skiing and snowboarding, and many resorts offer […]

13 Family-Friendly Ways to Ring In the New Year

Happy New Year sign

There are plenty of fun ways to celebrate the new year with your family, even if your crew won’t be staying up until midnight. Check out these entertaining New Year’s Eve activities near you: Countdown2Noon, Please Touch Museum, 4231 Avenue of the Republic, PhiladelphiaSunday, December 31st, 9:00 am – 11:30 am,  1:00 pm – 3:30 pm […]

5 Ways to Help Your Team Without Scoring a Basket

Coach talking with his young team

Your team needs to score to win the game. But, there are plenty of ways to contribute before the ball goes through the hoop. Only one person makes the basket on each possession, but that’s the end result of several smaller steps. Which one will you do? 1. Passing:  The ball moves faster than the […]

11 Original Gift Ideas For The Holidays: Think Membership Gifts

Children at a museum looking at a sphinx statue

Looking for an original gift idea while holiday shopping? We have the perfect “gifting” suggestion that is loaded with culture, adventure, and plain old fun! Give the gift of a membership to a local museum, zoo, or arboretum, and the gift will naturally keep on giving all year long.  Select the favorite place your family […]

11 Exciting Holiday Train Rides for Families

Santa greeting children on a train

In the mood for a nostalgic holiday season? Get tickets for one these charming holiday train rides! Envision a time reflecting back to your own childhood memories when a miniature train circled ‘round the Christmas tree, clickety-clack, grabbing your attention and imagination. The sound of the whistle as the train rounds the corner ready to […]

Congrats! Your child is engaged!

Meridee Piano kids

Your kids are engaged, and we couldn’t be more thrilled. Not engaged to be MARRIED, of course, but engaged in creative opportunities and educational activities. Daniel Coyle, author of “The Talent Code” and a favorite blogger, says that “engagement is perhaps the most important, yet least-understood element of the talent-development process.” Here’s an excerpt from his […]

Where to Find Free and Inexpensive Summer Fun

picnic summer

The heat is on! As the summer gets into full swing there are plenty of opportunities for fun and also free or low-cost events to do with the kids. And there are plenty of weeks remaining to enjoy finding free things to do! While gas prices and groceries seem to still be high, that does […]

Where to Enjoy Entertaining and Affordable High School Musicals 

High School Musical Logos

Treat yourself and your family to exceptional local talent at your nearby high school. Spring is typically the musical theater season for high school drama clubs and we have created a guide to the best high school musicals happening near you starting this month through the spring. We will be adding to the list as […]

Discount Tickets to Movies, Amusements, and Other Attractions

Many community parks and recreation departments offer discount tickets to your favorite movie theaters, amusement parks, water parks and other popular events and attractions – Check with them before you purchase your tickets and you could experience significant savings! See what is available near you:   Abington Township Discount Tickets Conshohocken Discount Tickets East Norriton […]

9 Family-Friendly Ways to Ring In the New Year

Happy New Year 2023

There’s plenty of fun ways to celebrate the new decade with your family, even if your crew won’t be staying up until midnight! Check out these entertaining New Year’s activities near you.

Getting Kids Involved In Lifetime Sports For Fun

Sports Instruction

While it has been fun – and exhausting – to be a fan of our hometown professional teams this past month, it is equally as fun to be a participant in a sport. And while only a select few will become professional athletes, there is no reason our children cannot start participating in a lifetime […]