Two young girls and a young boy throwing confetti at Sesame Place theme park

Family-Friendly Events at Sesame Place Philadelphia

Join the most fun family events in town! You'll find new kid-friendly activities for each season and for all ages, including things to do for your favorite holidays and summer breaks. Just browse our current and upcoming theme park events below.


Elmo's Springtacular

April 15 - June 18

Elmo’s Springtacular at Sesame Place is filled with furry fun and an exciting lineup of special events!

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Summer Fun Fest

Summer Splash

June 19- Sept 3

Don’t miss out on all of the sun-sational events at Sesame Place during our Sesame Summer Splash!

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Sand Sculpture Weekend at Sesame Place

Sand Sculpture Weekend by John Gowdy, Master Sand Sculptor

June 22 - 25

Ever wonder how those giant sand sculptures are made? Now you can find out! Stop by to watch John Gowdy as he spends the day creating a 10-ton sand sculpture beginning on Thursday, June 22. John Gowdy and team will be holding sandcastle-building tutorials with guests on Saturday, June 24 and Sunday, June 25 beginning at 1:30 pm. Stop by Sesame Island, home of the ALL-NEW Bert & Ernie’s Splashy Shores, to watch this large sand creation being sculpted.

Halloween Spooktacular

The Count's Halloween Spooktacular

Sept 16 - Nov 5

Celebrate silly, not-too-spooky fun at The Count’s Halloween Spooktacular at Sesame Place!

A very furry Christmas

A Very Furry Christmas

Nov 17 - Jan 1

A Very Furry Christmas at Sesame Place® is a festive, family-friendly celebration with everyone’s favorite Sesame Street® friends.

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