It's all ice cream, all the time

The 15th annual Super Scooper All-You-Can-Eat Ice Cream Festival will dish out endless frozen goodies and benefit Children's Hospital of Philadelphia in its efforts to fight pediatric leukemia .
The 15th annual Super Scooper All-You-Can-Eat Ice Cream Festival will dish out endless frozen goodies and benefit Children's Hospital of Philadelphia in its efforts to fight pediatric leukemia . (Delaware River Waterfront Corporation)

Super Scooper All-You-Can-Eat at Penn's Landing is Saturday, Sunday.

Posted: June 28, 2013

Indulge your sweet tooth with endless ice cream flavors on Saturday and Sunday at Penn's Landing while supporting a good cause at the 15th annual Super Scooper All-You-Can-Eat Ice Cream Festival.

From noon to 6 p.m., under one huge pavilion, taste samples from your favorite ice cream companies including Breyers, Turkey Hill, Häagen-Dazs, Ben & Jerry, Philadelphia Water Ice Company, and more. Proceeds will go to Children's Hospital of Philadelphia to help fight pediatric leukemia. The event is presented by the Joshua Kahan Fund.


Super Scooper All-You-Can-Eat Ice Cream Festival, noon to 6 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at the Great Plaza at Penn's Landing, Chestnut St & Columbus Blvd. Admission is $7. Admission fee is required for reentry into pavilion. Information: www.delawareriverwaterfront.com.

'Water's Extreme Journey'

Learn about the journey of raindrops at Delaware Museum of Natural History's new exhibit "Water's Extreme Journey" through Sept 2.

Discover what happens to raindrops as they travel the planet through mountains and streams and to our homes. Guests will be transformed into a raindrop via the exhibit's 20-foot monorail and released into the watershed. Learn about the types of water on Earth, how grass and plants filter water; visit animal habitats, and study interactions between water and humans.


"Water's Extreme Journey," through Sept. 2 at the Delaware Museum of Natural History, 4840 Kennett Pike (Route 52), Wilmington. Museum hours are 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Mondays through Saturdays and noon to 4:30 p.m. Sundays. Admission: $9, $7 ages 3 to 17, $8 ages 60 and older, free 2 and younger. Information: 302-658-9111 or www.delmnh.org.

Tom McDonnell at Grasso's Magic Theatre

On Sunday, Grasso's Magic Theatre presents magician Tom McDonnell.

McDonnell, a magician for more than 25 years, will perform his kid-friendly, interactive show that includes a bunny and cool tricks.


Tom McDonnell, 3 p.m. Sunday at Grasso's Magic Theatre, 103 Callowhill St. Tickets: $15. Information: www.grassosmagictheatre.com.

Contact Monica Peters at mpeters@phillynews.com.

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