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You’ve Got a Friend in Me at Longwood Gardens

July 12 - July 12, 2024

Longwood Gardens - Kennett Square, Pa

Fridays are meant for fun … especially our Festive Friday theme nights! During these special evenings, enjoy themed fountain performances, concessions, entertainment, and more.

You’ve Got a Friend in Me
July 12, 5:00–10:00 pm

Gather the family for a fun evening of quality time set to music, fountains, and much more.

  • Circus Arts (6:00–8:00 pm)
    Take in the spectacle of performers from the Philadelphia School of Circus Arts in our Pumphouse Plaza.
  • Spotlight Tours (5:00 pm and 7:00 pm)
    Learn how Longwood founder Pierre S. du Pont combined fountain engineering with classic garden design on a 30-minute guided tour. Please note: Capacity is limited. Please sign up at the Peirce-du Pont House Information Desk.
  • Family Nature Strolls (5:30 pm and 6:30 pm)
    Engage in a fun, 30-minute guided nature stroll—themed to tonight’s Festive Friday—while using your senses to experience the Gardens through a new lens. Recommended for adults and children.
  • Chimes Tower Hours (5:00–8:00 pm)
    Climb to the top of the Chimes Tower for a stunning view of Longwood’s 62-bell carillon and the surrounding landscape.
  • Organ Demos (6:30 pm and 7:30 pm)
    Enjoy family-favorite movie themes on the Longwood Organ in our Conservatory Ballroom.
  • Live Music in the Beer Garden (6:00–8:45 pm): Plenty Pepper Steel Band
  • Themed Concessions
  • Illuminated Fountain Performance (9:15 pm): To Infinity and Beyond


July 12
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Longwood Gardens
1001 Longwood Road
Kennett Square, 19348 United States
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