The Great American Backyard Campout

The Willows 490 Darby-Paoli Rd, Radnor

Bring your camping gear, set up under the stars and enjoy a night outside with your family. Activities include camp cooking and fire making demonstrations, fishing, ceremonial campfire program, s’mores and more. Must be accompanied by parent/guardian. Rain date, June 15. Willows Park, 490 Darby-Paoli Rd., Villanova. Free. to register.

Main Line Animal Rescue’s 13th Annual Tails & Trails 5K Run/2K Walk

Main Line Animal Rescue 1149 Pike Springs Rd, Chester Springs, PA, United States

Ready. Set. Rescue! Activities include a beer garden, food, music, kid’s corner, raffles, adoptable animals, vendors and more! Friends, family-members, and dogs are welcome. Run or walk at your own pace while supporting the mission to save animal lives. 1149 Pike Springs Rd., Chester Springs. 7:30 am to noon. $10–$40.

Community Volunteers in Medicine 23rd Annual Golf Classic

Applebrook Golf Club 100 Line Rd, Malvern, PA, United States

Join CVIM and its partners for a day of golf along with breakfast, lunch, dinner, open bar, auction and giveaways. Supports the region’s largest free healthcare center for families without health insurance. Applebrook Golf Club, 100 Line Rd., Malvern. Learn more at

22nd Annual French Creek Iron Tour

Kimberton Fire Company Rt. 113, Kimberton, PA, United States

Rides for all levels— from beginners to accomplished cyclists—with courses from 11 to 100 miles. Benefits French & Pickering Creeks Conservation Trust. Start at Kimberton Fire Company Fairgrounds, 762 Pike Springs Rd., Phoenixville. Registration begins at 6:45 am. $80.

Schuylkill River Sojourn

Schuylkill River PA, United States

The annual 112-mi. guided canoe/kayak trip begins in Schuylkill Haven and ends at Philadelphia’s Boathouse Row. Participants paddle 14–18 miles per day. Register for one day, any amount of individual days or the entire week. Meals, camping arrangements and shuttle service included. $120–$720.

Annual Pottstown Rumble

Pottstown Memorial Park 75 W. King St, Pottstown, PA

Premier grass doubles volleyball tournament, attracting nationally ranked pros, amateurs and even kids. Over 5,000 players compete for prizes. For spectators, there’s a great selection of food options, a beer tent and vendors including sponsors with swag, volley gear and volleyballs. The main field is at Memorial Park, 75 W. King St., Pottstown. $10; Children […]

Media 5-Mile Race

Downtown Media Media, PA, United States

Benefits community outreach and donates proceeds to nonprofits that serve the area. Kids’ Free Fun Runs start at 6 pm, Barrall Park and Field, State & Edgemont Sts. Main race starts at 7 pm, State St. and Veterans Square. $40.