Things to Do in and Around Philly This Weekend: March 15 to 17 - NBC 10 Philadelphia

Things to Do in and Around Philly This Weekend: March 15 to 17



    KOP Restaurant Week Raises Money for CHOP

    King of Prussia Restaurant Week features 45 eateries offering deals to dine out for a good cause. From March 11 to March 17, restaurants will offer discounted meals and donate money to Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia’s King of Prussia Specialty Care Center.

    (Published Monday, March 11, 2019)

    Philadelphia and its surrounding counties always have something going on. Whether it’s St. Patrick’s Day, restaurant week, strolling a garden or catching a film, this area is full of spring fun even before spring begins We’ve found the top (and affordable) choices of what to do this weekend, March 15 to 17, in Philly and New Jersey.

    March 15 to 17

    What:King of Prussia Restaurant Week

    Enjoy discounted lunches and dinners during this foodie favorite week at participating restaurants.

    Where: Various locations in King of Prussia

    When: through Sunday

    Cost: Between $10 to $40


    What: Orchid Extravaganza at Longwood Gardens

    Stroll through the indoor gardens and witness the beauty of the rarest of flowers.

    Where: Longwood Gardens, 1001 Longwood Road, Kennett Square, Pa.

    When: through March 24

    Cost: Varies


    What: St. Pat's Boardwalk 10 miler and 5K run

    Wear your green and celebrate St. Patrick's Day and spring with a run on the Atlantic City boardwalk.

    Where: LandShark Bar & Grill Atlantic City, 1133 Boardwalk, Atlantic City, NJ

    When: Saturday at 10 a.m.

    Cost: Free to watch


    What: St. Paddy's Day at Springfest

    This indoor/outdoor St. Patrick's Day event will have beer, food trucks, live music, Irish music and of course green beer!

    Where: Xfinity Live!, 1100 Pattison Avenue, Philadelphia

    When: Saturday from 2 to 6 p.m.

    Cost: Starts at $45


    What: Israeli Film Festival

    This month-long festival celebrates and shares the Israeli experience and culture through films.

    Where: Saturday through April 7

    When: Various theaters in Philadelphia

    Cost: Varies


    What: Storytelling in the Gallery

    Children ages 6 to 10 will enjoy this story telling time outside while they learn about Japanese folklore.

    Where: Grounds for Sculpture, 80 Sculptors Way, Hamilton, NJ

    When: Saturday from 10:30 a.m. to noon

    Cost: Pre-registration is free with park admission; Day of is $5 per family plus per person park admission


    What: St. Patrick’s Day in Philadelphia

    Bar crawls, parties and live music can be found throughout the city. There will be Sunday Masses and church services.

    Where: Various Philadelphia locations

    When: Sunday