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

Family Theme Park Events

Kid-Friendly Events Near Philadelphia, PA

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.
Elmos Furry Fun Fest Limited-Capacity Event at Sesame Place
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Jan. 8 - Mar. 20

An event series celebrating Elmo's Birthday, Valentine's Day, Mardi Gras, and Big Bird's Birthday. Don't miss out on the fun!

Sesame Place Elmos Eggstravaganza Event
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Mar. 26 - April 17

Join us for our hopping’ good time at Elmo’s Eggstravaganza celebration, on select dates.

Sesame Place Exclusive Season Pass Member Easter Hours
1 Night Only

April 8

The park is open exclusively to Season Pass Members from 4PM - 8PM to enjoy Elmo's Eggstravaganza Easter Celebration.

Elmos Springtacular at Sesame Place
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April 23 - June 19

Join in on the fun with an exciting line up of meet & greets, music, magic, pirate adventures, and fireworks during select weekends. It’s a great time to get back to fun in our spacious outdoor park.

Christmas in July at Sesame Place

July 2022

It's never too soon to celebrate the holidays at Sesame Place! Join us all week long as we bring holiday cheer to your summer fun!

Back to School Bash

Aug. - Sept. 2022

Join us for a week of fun before summer ends and it’s time to go back to school!

First Responders Weekend
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September 2022

Celebrate the men and women who keep our communities safe! Join us for an up close look at emergency vehicles, photos with everyone's favorite Sesame Street® friends dressed up in uniform, and more!

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Sept. 17 - Nov. 6

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

Season Pass Member Halloween Hours
1 Night Only

Sept. 23

Get into the Halloween Spirit as the park is open exclusively to Season Pass Members from 4PM – 8PM.

Season Pass Member Christmas Hours
1 Night Only

Nov. 18

The park is open exclusively to Season Pass Members from 4PM - 8PM to enjoy A Very Furry Christmas.

A Very Furry Christmas
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Nov. 19 - Dec. 31

Meet Santa, enjoy Christmas Light Displays and enjoy live Christmas Musicals at Sesame Place’s Christmas Celebration!