Want to get out this weekend? Here are some events that are happening near you in the Greater Philly area.
- Where: Rose Tree Park, Media
- When: Friday, Aug. 9, 7:30 p.m.
What: Wish you could have seen Journey when they were rocking full-force in the early 80s? Want to re-create that experience? Separate Ways, "the ultimate tribute to the music of Journey," is holding a concert at Rose Tree Park in Media. Get more on the event here.
- Where: Sonesta Hotel, 1800 Market St., Philadelphia
- When: Sunday, Aug. 11, 9 a.m.
What: Moms of the world, unite. Mommycon is a day-long convention for mothers and mothers-to-be to learn about the latest in natural child-rearing practices. The event will be boutique-style and will feature information on birthing, breastfeeding, cloth diapering and more. Get more information on the event here.
Mt. Airy Train Station Yard Sale and Flea Market
- Where: Mt. Airy Train Station, Devon Street and Gowen Avenue, Philadelphia
- When: Saturday, Aug. 10, 9 a.m.
What: The Mt. Airy community is stepping out and selling its wares as part of the annual Mt. Airy Train Station Yard Sale and Flea Market. A number of local vendors are expected to be selling their gear, as well as plenty of small, local residents unloading their home goods. Check out more here.
Spring Chicken Consignment Sale
- Where: Armenian Martyrs' Church, Havertown
- When: Friday and Saturday August 9 and 10
What: The Spring Chicken Kids' Consignment Sale is a giant, twice-yearly baby and children's clothing and equipment sale. Check out more on the sale here.