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Tropicana’s Holiday Musical Light Show

December 19 @ 12:00 pm - December 20 @ 12:00 am
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Every day until December 26, 2014
Tropicana,
2831 Boardwalk, Atmantic City, NJ 08401 United States
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Take a trip to AC this holiday season to see Tropicana’s Free Holiday Musical Light Show. There will be a 35-foot Christmas tree with lights set to a variety of holiday selections. The shows are daily from November 24 through December 26, 2014. Tropicana presents the shows every hour from 12:00 p.m. until 12:00 a.m. While you are at the Trop, also see the 25-foot Poinsettia Tree. Tropicana is located at 2831 Boardwalk in Atlantic City. For more information, call… Find out more »
$160.00

Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas! The Musical

December 20 @ 1:00 am - 7:00 pm
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Every week on Saturday and Sunday until December 28, 2014
The Theater at Madison Square Garden,
4 Pennsylvania Plaza, New York, NY 10001 United States
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Watch The Grinch come to life at the New York City performance of Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas! The Musical. Your family can enjoy the holiday classic during one of the many performances held December 5-28, 2014. For example, on weekends December 6-7, 13-14, 20-21, and 27,28, there are 1:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m. shows. Additional times can be found at www.theateratmsg.com/grinch. Tickets for the Seuss show range from $40.00 to $160.00 per person. Dr. Seuss’ How the… Find out more »
$155.00

Radio City Christmas Spectacular

December 20 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Every week on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until December 31, 2014
Radio City Music Hall,
1260 Avenue of the Americas, New York, NY 10020 United States
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Christmas is just not Christmas without a trip to New York City to see the Radio City Christmas Spectacular. The annual holiday musical production runs from Tuesday, November 18, 2014 through Wednesday, December 31, 2014. During the show, your family can enjoy The Rockettes perform their famous Parade of the Wooden Soldiers. There also are pipe organs performing holiday classics, ice skaters, and a live nativity. The performance features festive costumes and sets, as well as an original musical score. You… Find out more »
$20.00

A Longwood Christmas

December 20 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Every week on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until January 11, 2015
Longwood Gardens,
1001 Longwood Road, Kennett Square, PA 19348 United States
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For a holiday trip you will never forget, go to Longwood Gardens for A Longwood Christmas. This annual spectacular takes place Thursday, November 27, 2014, through Sunday, January 11, 2015. The theme for this year’s event is birds. The Exhibition Hall and Museum Room will be festooned with elaborate decorations. Outdoors, the meticulous gardens will be illuminated. There also will be holiday fountain shows. As you walk outside, snowflakes will be hanging overhead. Daily museum hours for the Chester County, Pennsylvania event are… Find out more »
$25.00

Yuletide at Winterthur

December 20 @ 9:30 am - 6:00 pm
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Every week on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until January 4, 2015
Winterthur Museum, Garden, and Library,
5105 Kennett Pike, Wilmington, DE 19735 United States
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Experience Christmas at a country estate with Yuletide at Winterthur. Winterthur, the Wilmington, Delaware home of Henry Francis du Pont, features this annual holiday event. The estate features themed room displays, complete with Christmas trees and magical decorations. New for this year is a Downton Abbey tree to celebrate the exhibit, Costumes of Downton Abbey. The event runs from Saturday, November 22, 2014, through Sunday, January 4, 2015. Special admission for Yuletide is $25.00 for adults, $23.00 for Seniors 62+… Find out more »

Photos with Santa

December 20 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Every week on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until December 24, 2014
Quaker Bridge Mall,
150 Quaker Bridge Mall, Lawrenceville, NJ 08648 United States
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Get the children dressed in their holiday finery for the annual photo with Santa at Quaker Bridge Mall. This Mercer County mall features photos with Santa from Tuesday, November 18, 2014 through Wednesday, December 24, 2014. There are a number of photo packages available. A complete list of times can be seen on www.simon.com. Quaker Bridge Mall is located at 150 Quaker Bridge Mall in Lawrenceville. For more information, see Facebook, call 609-799-8177, or visit www.simon.com. Find out more »
$25.95

Underwater Christmas Celebration

December 20 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Every day until January 1, 2015
Adventure Aquarium,
1 Riverside Drive, Camden, NJ 08103 United States
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Where can you find the Bumble, Rudolph, and a Santa that scuba dives? Why Adventure Aquarium that’s where! During their Christmas Celebration, Scuba Santa® will be at Adventure Aquarium every day from November 28, 2014, through January 1, 2015, from 10:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. Your family will discover ginormous decorations, twinkle lights, Christmas trees, along with the Aquarium’s animals and fun exhibits. Festivities planned for this year include live shows, a dance party, and Scuba Santa in the Ocean… Find out more »
Free

Macy’s Light Show

December 20 @ 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Every day until December 31, 2014
Macy’s Center City,
1300 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107 United States
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If you are looking for a family daytrip idea, travel to Center City Philadelphia for Macy’s Christmas Light Show. Since 1956, this light spectacular has been a local tradition. From November 28 through December 31, 2014, this four-story show features ballerinas, reindeer, and snowflakes. While you watch the lights, enjoy the concert from the Wanamaker organ. The show has over 100,000 lights, and is presented every two hours, seven days a week. It starts the day after Thanksgiving. There is… Find out more »
$2.95

Christmas Ice Caverns

December 20 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Every day until December 28, 2014
Christmas Ice Caverns,
437 Route 46, Fairfield, NJ 07004 United States
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Take a trip to Jody’s Silk Florist and Patio Center for the Christmas Ice Caverns. For $2.95 per person, you can walk through New Jersey’s largest animated Christmas display. You’ll see The Nativity, Santa, toys, and dozens of storybook displays. The Christmas Ice Caverns have been around for 39 years. The display is open from December 6 through 28, 2014. The Caverns are closed on Christmas Day. You can visit Monday through Saturday from 10:00 a.m. until 8:00 p.m. Sunday… Find out more »
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DO AC Tree & Light Fest

December 20 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Every week on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until January 2, 2015
Atlantic City Alliance,
2301 Boardwalk Historic Boardwalk Hall, Atlantic City, NJ 08401 United States
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If you love Christmas trees, and you love AC, don’t miss out on The Atlantic City Alliances’s DO AC Tree & Light Fest. From November 24, 2014 through January 2, 2015, visitors can see 25 themed Christmas trees in Tanger Outlets the Walk. But wait, there is more! There will be a giant outdoor tree at the base of the AC Expressway, as well as four artistic trees at the Noyes Arts Garage of Stockton College. Last but not least,… Find out more »

Christmas On The Island

December 20 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Borough of Seaside Heights,
901 Boulevard, Seaside Heights, NJ 08751 United States
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Help celebrate the rebirth of the Jersey Shore with the inspirational Christmas On The Island. This Seaside Heights event feature a parade, presents and photos with Santa, and a North Pole with fun activities for the children. The Christmas parade begins at 11:00 a.m. , and the festivities begin at 12:00 p.m. Christmas On The Island was started in 2012 “to keep the magic of Christmas going all year round by continuing to bring joy, smiles, laughter, hope, inspiration, hugs,… Find out more »
Free

Adventure to Santa

December 20 @ 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Every day until December 24, 2014
Cherry Hill Mall Grand Court,
Route 38 & Haddonfield Road, Cherry Hill, NJ 08330
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Adventure to Santa at Cherry Hill Mall is a first-of-its-kind holiday experience that seamlessly blends storytelling with cutting-edge technology. The magical journey starts with Shrek, ends with Santa and features a 2,000-square-foot immersive experience to be enjoyed by family members of all ages. The attraction is free to guests and features an online reservation system that eliminates the need to wait in line before embarking on this unforgettable adventure. The event is a production of DreamWorks DreamPlace. Find out more »
$65.00

Playhouse Christmas

December 20 @ 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
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Every week on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday until December 21, 2014
Hunterdon Hills Playhouse,
88 Route 173 West, Hampton, NJ 08827 United States
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Call and reserve your tickets for A Playhouse Christmas 2014 at the Hunterdon Hills Playhouse. This holiday show includes a cast performing traditional carols, Christmas compositions, funny skits, and dance numbers, all backed by an orchestra. The Christmas performance runs from November 1, 2014, through December 21, 2014. There will be matinees at 11:30 a.m. Mondays through Saturdays. On Sundays, there are shows at 2:30 p.m. On Saturdays, shows are at 6:30 p.m. Matinee tickets are $65.00, Saturday evening tickets are $73.50,… Find out more »
$16.00

Candy Cane Limited

December 20 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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Every week on Saturday and Sunday until December 21, 2014
Black River & Western Railroad,
80 Stangl Rd., Flemington, NJ 08822 United States
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All aboard the Candy Cane Limited. This diesel-powered train trip by the Black River & Western Railroad takes passengers from Flemington to Ringoes and back. All trains depart from the depot in Flemington’s Liberty Village on Route 12. This Hunterdon County trip introduces families to Santa aboard antique passenger coaches. Each passenger will receive a candy cane from Santa and his helper. Santa will pose for photographs by request. The Candy Cane Limited takes place November 22-23 and 28-30, 2014. In December,… Find out more »
$6.00

Morven Museum Festival of Trees

December 20 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Every week on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until January 4, 2015
Morven Museum & Garden,
55 Stockton Street, Princeton, NJ 08540 United States
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Take your family to Princeton for the Morven Museum & Garden Annual Festival of Trees. This Princeton event is from Wednesday, November 26, 2014, through Sunday, January 4, 2015. Your family will enjoy the museum’s galleries complete with decorated trees by local garden clubs, non-profits, and businesses. Festival of Trees is open during museum hours. These are Wednesday through Friday from 11:00 a.m. until 3 p.m., and Saturday and Sunday from 12:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m. Admission is $6.00 for… Find out more »
Free

Definitely Dickens’ Holiday Carolers

December 20 @ 12:30 pm - 4:30 pm
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Every week until December 20, 2014
Downtown Chester,
Perry St. , Chester, NJ 07930 United States
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Get into the holiday spirit with the Definitely Dickens’ Holiday Carolers in Historic Downtown Chester. This national caroling company will be in Victorian garb as they sing throughout the village. You can see them on Saturday, November 29, 2014, as well as Saturday December 6, 13, and 20, 2014. They will perform from 12:30 p.m. until 4:30 p.m. You also can enjoy holiday shopping in Chester’s fine shops. For more on Historic Downtown Chester, call 908-879-7189, see Facebook, or visit… Find out more »
$59.50

Max & Ruby Nutcracker Suite

December 20 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
The Wellmont Theater,
5 Seymour Street, Montclair, NJ 07042 United States
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If your children love Max & Ruby, take them to this lovely holiday program, Max & Ruby in the Nutcracker Suite. The children’s performance includes musical scores and ballet. It is held on Saturday, December 20, 2014, at 1:00 p.m. Doors for the 90-minute show open at 12:00 p.m. Admission for Max & Ruby in the Nutcracker Suite ranges from $19.50 to $59.50. The Essex County Christmas show is located at The Wellmont Theater, 5 Seymour Street, in Montclair. For… Find out more »
$29.00

A Very Furry Christmas

December 20 @ 1:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Every week on Saturday and Sunday until December 31, 2014
Sesame Place,
100 Sesame Rd. , Langhorne, PA 19047 United States
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Can you tell me how to get to Sesame Place for A Very Furry Christmas? Saturday, November 22, 2014 through Wednesday, December 31, 2014, this children’s amusement park holds their annual holiday celebration. On select days, your family will discover lights and decorations, rides, and shows. Admission starts at $29.00 per person. For additional fees, you can take park photos, dine with characters, and have your photo with Santa. The hours for A Very Furry Christmas are 1:00 p.m. until… Find out more »
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Passed Down

December 20 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Every week on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday until January 2, 2015
Hamilton Street Gallery,
6 Hamilton Street, Bound Brook, NJ 08805
Surrounding the intrinsic desire to become an artist, there are many variables at work, including the people who influence us throughout our lives. Sometimes, if we’re lucky, that influence exists right within our own family. This exhibit investigates the creative lineage within our own extended family and the artistic qualities and connections shared between those particular individuals. Featured Artists: Kathy DeLuca Brian McCormack Caitlin T. McCormack Lenore McCormack Ann Santelli Frederick Sonnenfeld Joan Sonnenfeld Kathy Wozniak Find out more »
$29.00

The Polar Express

December 20 @ 2:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Every week on Saturday and Sunday until December 22, 2014
Delaware River Railroad Excursions,
100 Elizabeth St, Phillipsburg, NJ 08865 United States
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All Aboard The Polar Express at the Delaware River Railroad Excursions. Inspired by the run-away hit movie produced by Warner Bros. Entertainment, Inc. and the award winning book by Chris Van Allsburg, this holiday favorite comes to life as you and your family take a ride on The Polar Express. Set to the sounds of the motion picture soundtrack, families are sure to enjoy their trip complete with hot chocolate and cookies served on board the train. Passengers will then… Find out more »
$12.00

Dr. Kaboom: Science of Santa

December 20 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Shea Center for Performing Arts,
300 Pompton Road, Wayne, NJ 07470 United States
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Back by popular demand Dr. Kaboom arrives at the Shea Center with a holiday show that brings cheer to kids and adults alike as he demonstrates the science behind Santa while affirming the magic of the season. Adults $12 Children $10 Find out more »
$7.00

Alien Who Stole Christmas

December 20 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Every week on Saturday and Sunday until December 21, 2014
Raritan Valley Community College,
118 Lamington Road , Branchburg, NJ 08876 United States
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If you love aliens, and love Christmas, mark your calendar for The Alien Who Stole Christmas. This family friendly show at The Planetarium at Raritan Valley Community College features a star tour, as well as a solar system adventure with Santa Claus and an alien. The Somerset County show is recommended for ages 6-10. You can choose from 2:00 shows on Saturday, December 6, 13, or 20, or Sunday, December 7, 14, or 21. Admission for this Christmas space show… Find out more »
$14.00

Union High: Christmas Carol

December 20 @ 2:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Union High School,
2350 North Third Street, Union, NJ 07083
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Join the Union High School Performing Arts Company as they bring a little holiday spirit to Union Township with their production of A Christmas Carol: In Concert, on December 20th, 2014 starring Union Township Deputy Mayor Manuel Figueiredo as Scrooge. To make this performance special, the show will be presented in a concert format accompanied by the Encore Orchestra of New Jersey featuring Union Township Elementary, Middle, and High School students. The performance will also feature appearances by UHS alumni… Find out more »
$7.00

Winter Wonder Lights

December 20 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Raritan Valley Community College,
118 Lamington Road , Branchburg, NJ 08876 United States
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Enjoy Christmas classics set to lights at the Raritan Valley Community College Planetarium. Suited for ages 6 through adult, Winter Wonder Lights takes place December 20 and 21, 2014. Admission for the show is $7.00 per person. The light show begins promptly at 3:00 p.m., so plan on arriving 20 to 30 minutes before the performance. Raritan Valley Community College is located at 118 Lamington Road in Branchburg. For more information, call 908-231-8805 or visit them online.  Find out more »
Free

Free Holiday Carriage Rides

December 20 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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Every week on Saturday and Sunday until December 21, 2014
Departs from Hyatt Regency,
2 Albany Street, New Brunswick, NJ 08901 United States
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Complimentary horse-drawn carriage rides through downtown New Brunswick will be offered from 4-7PM on December 14, 20 & 21. Donations of canned goods for Elijah’s Promise are encouraged! Happy Holidays! Find out more »
$24.50

Christmas Fantasy with Lights

December 20 @ 4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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Every week on Saturday and Sunday until December 30, 2014
Storybook Land,
6415 Black Horse Pike, Egg Harbor Township, NJ 08234 United States
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Storybook Land celebrates Christmas through the eyes of Mother Goose November 22 through December 30, 2014. The winter celebration begins on November 22 with The Christmas Fantasy with Lights Parade at 4:30 p.m. The annual parade welcomes Santa and Mrs. Claus to Storybook Land. Families can enjoy watching festive floats featuring their favorite storybook characters. The parade ends with the arrival of Santa and his ceremonial lighting of the park. November 22 through 30, see Santa appear from the chimney at 5:00… Find out more »
Free

Holiday Lights at Turtle Back Zoo

December 20 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Every day until January 4, 2015
Turtle Back Zoo,
560 Northfield Avenue, West Orange, NJ 07052 United States
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Take the family to Turtle Back Zoo for their annual Holiday Lights program. The Essex County venue offers the light show on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday starting November 28, 2014. December 12, 2014 through January 4, 2015, the light show will be open daily. Holiday Lights is from 5:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. (Please note that there will be no Holiday Lights on December 24 or 25, 2014. On January 1, 2015, the zoo will be closed, but the light… Find out more »
$25.00

Holiday Light Show

December 20 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Every day until January 4, 2015
Shady Brook Farm,
931 Stony Hill Road, Yardley, PA 19067 United States
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One of my family’s favorite holiday light shows is at Shady Brook Farm. Open every night November 22, 2014 through January 4, 2015, the Holiday Light Show features thousands of lights and characters. The annual Bucks County drive-thru show is open from 5:00 p.m. until 10:00 p.m. Monday through Thursday, cars are $20.00. Friday through Sunday, cars are $25.00. Multi-day passes also are available. There also are open air wagon rides drawn by tractor when the weather permits. This is $12.00 person. Hours… Find out more »
$9.00

Koziar’s Christmas Village

December 20 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Every week on Saturday and Sunday until January 1, 2015
Koziar’s Christmas Village,
782 Christmas Village Road, Bernville, PA 19506 United States
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If you can’t get to the North Pole, plan a trip to Koziar’s Christmas Village. This Berks County Christmas destination is about an hours drive from Phillipsburg, New Jersey. It is open from Thursday, November 27, 2014, through Thursday, January 1, 2015. Celebrating over 60 seasons, this village has quaint buildings, gift barns, tons of lights, and Santa himself. The buildings feature holiday decor, train displays, and items for sale, including gifts, baked goods, and refreshments. Admission is $9.00 for… Find out more »
Free

Oakland Light Display

December 20 @ 5:00 pm - 10:15 pm
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Every day until January 2, 2015
Oakland Light Display,
65 Page Drive, Oakland, NJ 07436 United States
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If you are driving around Bergen County and want to see a great holiday light display, drive to the residence at 65 Page Drive in Oakland. For over seven years, the family has been offering its display complete with 11,000 lights, 10 inflatables, and two animated items. The lights are open from 5:00 p.m. until 10:15 p.m., December 3, 2014 through January 2, 2015. Find out more »
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