Home / Community  / Things To Do This Week  / 30+ Things to Do With Kids This Week Around the Main Line: August 5–12

30+ Things to Do With Kids This Week Around the Main Line: August 5–12

Need plans? We've got something great, every day.

Need plans? We’ve got something great, every day.

Looking for more? Here’s what’s happening in Philly!

Go straight to: Monday      Tuesday      Wednesday      Thursday      Friday      WEEKEND


All Week

‘Elliot and the Magic Bed’

August 7–9

Upper Darby Performing Arts Center, Upper Darby Performing Arts Center, 601 N. Lansdowne Ave., Drexel Hill


An original musical created for UD Summer Stage, Elliot has become an audience favorite, as a boy with a runaway imagination goes on an exciting journey.

August STEAM Mini Camp

August 7–9

Lulu’s Casita, 6 Cricket Ave., Ardmore


Explore and play with nature in this three-day process-based STEAM camp. Each day will begin with a sensory study followed by hands-on, child-led Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math activities. Camp days will also include themed yoga, open play, and a healthy snack. Register online.

Kids’ Cooking Workshop: 5-Day Series

August 5–9, noon

Sur la Table, 690 West DeKalb Pike, Suite 2068, King Of Prussia


Each day, kids (ages 8-12) will put on an apron and get cooking, making foods they love and learning kitchen skills. Register online. For teens, look into the five-day series Cooking with Confidence, also happening this week at 3 pm every day.

Cirque Du Soleil presents Amaluna

July 25—August 25

Greater Philadelphia Expo Center, 100 Station Ave., Oaks


Loosely inspired by William Shakespeare’s ‘The Tempest,’ Amaluna is a spectacle of aerial and acrobatic arts. Tickets available online.

LEGO Ninjago Days

July 20—September 2

LEGOLAND Discovery Center, 500 W. Germantown Pike, Plymouth Meeting


Do you accept Master Wu’s mission? Try NINJAGO training camp, catch costumed characters, check out the new LEGO NINJAGO Master of the 4th Dimension 4D movie, and more.

Delaware County Summer Festival at Rose Tree Park

August 7–11, 7:30 pm

Rose Tree Park, 1671 N. Providence Road, Media


It’s the final week of the Festival, so enjoy free concerts every day while you still can. See their schedule for the whole lineup!

Contributing Writer