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The Best Kids & Family Events in New Jersey

Best of NJ works hard to create a statewide calendar full of fun things to do. But since there are so many types of events going on all year round, we’re breaking things up a bit. Below, you’ll find a list of The Best Kids & Family Events in New Jersey.

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North Jersey Kids & Family Events


Community Day
Community Day - Celebrating Earth

Where: Newark Museum – 04/18/2020: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Details: Come to Community Day - Celebrating Earth at Newark Museum. Features Story Pirates, live animals, science experiments, musical performances


Earth Day at Crane Park
Earth Day at Crane Park

Where: Crane Park – 04/18/2020: 10:00 am
Details: Earth Day at Crane Park. Neighbors and volunteers will gather at 10am at Crane Park to celebrate Earth Day with community beautification projects and music


The Magic School Bus: Lost in the Solar System

Where: Papermill Playhouse – 04/18/2020: 10:00 am - 11:30 pm
Details: Presented by TheaterWorksUSA for ages 5 and up, as part of the Weekend Children's Theater series. When the class gets lost on the way to…


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Essex County Family Day

Where: Branch Brook Park – 04/18/2020: 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Details: Don't miss Essex County Family Day. Visit the renovated and landscaped concert grove. Enjoy an afternoon outdoors with your family.


Storytime and Activities Featuring The Lorax

Where: Barnes & Noble Booksellers Ledgewood – 04/18/2020: 11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Details: Saturday April 18, 2020 11:00 AM Celebrate Earth Day at Storytime with our reading of The Lorax; the classic tale from Dr. Seuss that speaks…


Storytime and Activities Featuring The Lorax

Where: Barnes & Noble Booksellers – Woodland Park – 04/18/2020: 11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Details: Saturday April 18, 2020 11:00 AM Celebrate Earth Day at Storytime with our reading of The Lorax; the classic tale from Dr. Seuss that speaks…


Storytime and Activities Featuring The Lorax

Where: Postal code 07950, US – 04/18/2020: 11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Details: Saturday April 18, 2020 11:00 AM Celebrate Earth Day at Storytime with our reading of The Lorax; the classic tale from Dr. Seuss that speaks…


Storytime and Activities Featuring The Lorax

Where: Barnes & Noble Booksellers Morris Plains – 04/18/2020: 11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Details: Saturday April 18, 2020 11:00 AM Celebrate Earth Day at Storytime with our reading of The Lorax; the classic tale from Dr. Seuss that speaks…


Clifton Skate Day

Where: Floyd Hall Arena – 04/18/2020: 1:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: $5 per person, includes 2 hours of skating, skate rental and a candy surprise. A coupon is necessary to receive this discounted price and can…


Aladdin, Jr.

Where: Madison Junior School – 04/18/2020: 2:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Discover "A Whole New World" with this Disney classic! Two casts of storytellers and one sensory friendly performance await theatre goers! Maroon Cast Performances: Friday,…


Camp COLEY Fun Day Open House

Where: MOUNT ALLAMUCHY BOYSCOUT CAMP, BYRAM NJ – 04/18/2020: 2:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: The annual Camp COLEY Fun Day Open House will take place on April 18, 2020 from 2 pm to 4:30 pm (rain or shine) at…


Crafts and Drafts at Jersey Girl Brewing
Crafts and Drafts at Jersey Girl Brewing

Where: Jersey Girl Brewing – 04/18/2020: 2:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Details: Come out to Crafts and Drafts at Jersey Girl Brewing. This indoor craft market features 22 local artisans. Free admission and children are warmly welcomed!


LEGO Trolls World Tour Event

Where: Barnes & Noble Booksellers Clifton – 04/18/2020: 2:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Saturday April 18, 2020 2:00 PM Celebrate Trolls World Tour with this awesome LEGO build! Join us to build a LEGO boombox to bring home…


LEGO Trolls World Tour Event

Where: Barnes & Noble Booksellers Livingston – 04/18/2020: 2:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Saturday April 18, 2020 2:00 PM Celebrate Trolls World Tour with this awesome LEGO build! Join us to build a LEGO boombox to bring home…


LEGO Trolls World Tour Event

Where: Barnes & Noble Booksellers Ledgewood – 04/18/2020: 2:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Saturday April 18, 2020 2:00 PM Celebrate Trolls World Tour with this awesome LEGO build! Join us to build a LEGO boombox to bring home…


LEGO Trolls World Tour Event

Where: Barnes & Noble Booksellers – Woodland Park – 04/18/2020: 2:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Saturday April 18, 2020 2:00 PM Celebrate Trolls World Tour with this awesome LEGO build! Join us to build a LEGO boombox to bring home…


LEGO Trolls World Tour Event

Where: Postal code 07950, US – 04/18/2020: 2:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Saturday April 18, 2020 2:00 PM Celebrate Trolls World Tour with this awesome LEGO build! Join us to build a LEGO boombox to bring home…


LEGO Trolls World Tour Event

Where: Barnes & Noble Booksellers Morris Plains – 04/18/2020: 2:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Saturday April 18, 2020 2:00 PM Celebrate Trolls World Tour with this awesome LEGO build! Join us to build a LEGO boombox to bring home…


Earth Day 50th Anniversary

Where: Camp Hope – 04/19/2020: 10:00 am - 11:30 pm
Details: We’re starting the celebration early with petting zoos with a wide variety of animals; inflatable rides for kids; fun and engaging presentations from the Turtle…


Branch Brook Park bloomfest
Bloomfest!

Where: Branch Brook Park – 04/19/2020: 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Details: Come to Bloomfest at Branch Brook Park. Enjoy a family day in New Jersey’s pinkest park! Events includes Japanese cultural demonstrations


Street Fair
Millburn Street Fair and Craft Show

Where: Downtown Millburn – 04/19/2020: 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Details: Come to the Millburn Street Fair and Craft Show. Free admission for Spectators! Come on down for a day of family fun with original & interesting Art.


Teen Drawing or Painting - Spring II session

Where: Speakeasy Art Gallery – 04/20/2020: 6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: This class meets Mondays for six weeks. Visit the website to register and view full class descriptions.


Teen Sculpture or Custom Toy Design - Spring II session

Where: Speakeasy Art Gallery – 04/20/2020: 6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: This class meets on Mondays for six weeks. Visit the website to register and view full class descriptions.


Ort Farms Storytime: Pony Ride Playdate

Where: Ort Farms – 04/21/2020: 10:30 am - 11:30 pm
Details: Enjoy a fun morning on the farm with our ponies! We will read a story, go for a ride on a pony, and then visit…


PAWS for READING

Where: Allwood Branch Library – 04/21/2020: 4:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: “PAWS for READING” at the ALLWOOD BRANCH! Join us and READ with our Certified Therapy Dog MOLLY Come and spend 10-15 minutes reading to Molly,…


April Open House at The Calais School
April Open House at The Calais School

Where: The Calais School – 04/23/2020: 9:15 am - 11:00 am
Details: Come to the April Open House at The Calais School. Their open houses are the perfect opportunity to see first hand what Calais has to offer.


Nature Explorers
Nature Explorers Help the Earth Day

Where: Lorrimer Sanctuary – 04/23/2020: 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Details: Join families, friends, and nature lovers of all ages at Lorrimer Sanctuary. Attend the “Nature Explorers” programs. Enjoy watching your budding naturalist


Ort Farms Storytime: Pony Ride Playdate

Where: Ort Farms – 04/23/2020: 10:30 am - 11:30 pm
Details: Enjoy a fun morning on the farm with our ponies! We will read a story, go for a ride on a pony, and then visit…


Lego Club

Where: Lee Memorial Library – 04/23/2020: 3:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: See what you can create. Children ages 5 and under must attend with an adult. For information, call 201-327-4338 ext. 2 or visit leememoriallibrary.org.


Teen Thursdays

Where: Lee Memorial Library – 04/23/2020: 6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Grades 6 to 12. Second and fourth Thursday of each month at 6 p.m. A variety of programs including button making, board games, mug cakes and more. Programs do…


Lunch & Learn: Art Experience

Where: Boonton Holmes Public Library – 04/24/2020: 11:30 am - 11:30 pm
Details: Lunch & Learn: Art ExperienceDetails TBA!


Building Tomorrows 5K Run
Building Tomorrows 5K Run, Family Walk, and Fun Fest

Where: Essex County South Mountain Recreation Complex – 04/25/2020: 8:00 am
Details: The 22nd Annual Building Tomorrows 5K Run, Family Walk, and Fun Fest. Enhance the lives of children and adults with Autism, Down syndrome


Happy Earth Day
Earth Day Art in Lyndhurst

Where: Wellness Center Art Space – 04/25/2020: 9:30 am - 10:30 am
Details: Join in Earth Day Art in Lyndhurst. Kids can draw, paint, color, collage and sculpt their Saturday away. All while learning about master artist


Puppet Theater

Where: Morris County Library – 04/25/2020: 10:00 am - 11:30 pm
Details: For all ages. Join us for an interactive puppet storytime. For more information, please call 973-285-6980.


Livingston Food Truck & Music Festival
Livingston Food Truck & Music Festival

Where: Livingston Mall – 04/25/2020: 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Details: Come out to the Livingston Food Truck & Music Festival. Kick off the Season at the Livingston Mall. Features 20 quality gourmet food trucks


Northern Valley Earth Fair
Northern Valley Earth Fair

Where: Norwood Public School – 04/25/2020: 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Details: Don't miss the Northern Valley Earth Fair. Petting zoo, Tenafly nature center shows, bee exhibit, kids crafts, food trucks, music and more.


Randolph Food Truck Festival
Randolph Food Truck Festival

Where: County College of Morris – Dragonetti Auditorium – 04/25/2020: 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Details: Come out to the Randolph Food Truck Festival.An awesome event featuring: 2 live bands, 20 food vendors, a beer and wine garden.


Storytime and Activities Featuring Dear Boy, & Dear Girl,

Where: Barnes & Noble Booksellers – Woodland Park – 04/25/2020: 11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Details: Saturday April 25, 2020 11:00 AM Storytime is featuring our Picture Book of the Month! We'll be reading these sweet stories to promote self-confidence along…


Storytime and Activities Featuring Dear Boy, & Dear Girl,

Where: Postal code 07950, US – 04/25/2020: 11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Details: Saturday April 25, 2020 11:00 AM Storytime is featuring our Picture Book of the Month! We'll be reading these sweet stories to promote self-confidence along…


Storytime and Activities Featuring Dear Boy, & Dear Girl,

Where: Barnes & Noble Booksellers Ledgewood – 04/25/2020: 11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Details: Saturday April 25, 2020 11:00 AM Storytime is featuring our Picture Book of the Month! We'll be reading these sweet stories to promote self-confidence along…


Storytime and Activities Featuring Dear Boy, & Dear Girl,

Where: Barnes & Noble Booksellers Clifton – 04/25/2020: 11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Details: Saturday April 25, 2020 11:00 AM Storytime is featuring our Picture Book of the Month! We'll be reading these sweet stories to promote self-confidence along…


Storytime and Activities Featuring Dear Boy, & Dear Girl,

Where: Barnes & Noble Booksellers Morris Plains – 04/25/2020: 11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Details: Saturday April 25, 2020 11:00 AM Storytime is featuring our Picture Book of the Month! We'll be reading these sweet stories to promote self-confidence along…


Storytime and Activities Featuring Dear Boy, & Dear Girl,

Where: Barnes & Noble Booksellers Livingston – 04/25/2020: 11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Details: Saturday April 25, 2020 11:00 AM Storytime is featuring our Picture Book of the Month! We'll be reading these sweet stories to promote self-confidence along…


Street Fair
Tenafly Street Fair and Craft Show

Where: Downtown Tenafly – 04/25/2020 - 04/26/2020: 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Details: Come to the Tenafly Street Fair and Craft Show. Free admission for Spectators! Come on down for a day of family fun with original & interesting Art.


Family Camp Out

Where: Cora Hartshorn Arboretum – 04/25/2020: 4:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: April 25th-26th, 4:30pm – 8:00am Pitch a tent in the woods, go on a night hike, and more. This is a great opportunity for a…


March For Babies

Where: Meadowlands Racing and Entertainment Complex – 04/26/2020: 8:00 am - 11:30 pm
Details: Meadowlands March for Babies is the North Jersey signature walk event that raises money to support research, provide programs and advocate for policies for healthy…


March for Babies

Where: Meadowlands Racetrack – 04/26/2020: 8:00 am - 11:30 pm
Details: Meadowlands March for Babies is the North Jersey signature walk event that raises money to support research, provide programs and advocate for policies for healthy…


Ort Farms Storytime: Earth Day

Where: Ort Farms – 04/26/2020: 10:00 am - 11:30 pm
Details: Come celebrate Earth Day on the farm! We will read a story, visit the animals, and plant something special to take home. Preregistration is required…


Llama Llama - Live!

Where: Bergen Performing Arts Center – 04/26/2020: 12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Llama Llama - Live!


Carriage House Concerts at the Woman's Club of Englewood

Where: Woman’s Club of Englewood – 04/26/2020: 3:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Sunday, April 26, 2020 3 p.m. Artistic Director & Cellist Ani Kalayjian is joined by award-winning violinist & Director of Strings at Dwight Englewood Annaliesa…


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Central Jersey Kids & Family Events


Food Truck Festival
3rd Annual John E Riley Food Truck Festival

Where: John E Riley Elementary School – 05/30/2020: 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Details: Come join in for ther 3rd Annual Food Truck Fest! Amazing food trucks, vendors, beer garden and much more. Support the kids


Edison Family Day

Where: New Jersey Convention & Expo Center – 05/31/2020: All Day
Details: Edison Family Day


The Frog Prince

Where: Music Mountain Theatre – 06/06/2020: 11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Details: book, music, and lyrics by LOUIS PALENAbased the folk tale by THE BROTHERS GRIMM JUNE 6 – 20, 2020     Saturday @ 11am and 1pm When a young…


Street Fair
Somerville Street Fair and Craft Show

Where: Downtown Somerville – 06/07/2020: 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Details: Come to the Somerville Street Fair and Craft Show. Free admission for Spectators! Come on down for a day of family fun with original & interesting Art.


Family Fun Night
Family Fun Night

Where: Summit Downtown – 06/11/2020: 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Details: Come to Family Fun Night in Downtown Summit. Beechwood Road is turning into a carnival-themed kid zone with a magic show, live children’s music


Franklin Township Community Farmers Market
Franklin Township Community Farmers Market

Where: Franklin Township Municipal Complex – 06/13/2020 - 09/05/2020: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Details: Come to the Franklin Township Community Farmers Market. This Market showcases local agriculture and offers fresh foods and value-added products


Somerset County 4-H Annual Spring Show - 2020

Where: Ted Blum 4-H Center – 06/13/2020: 10:00 am - 11:30 pm
Details: The Annual Spring Show of the Somerset County 4-H Trainmasters, celebrating 20 years as a club in Somerset County 4-H, will be held on Saturday…


Street Fair
Westfield Street Fair and Craft Show

Where: Downtown Westfield – 06/13/2020: 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Details: Come to Westfield Street Fair and Craft Show. Free admission for Spectators! Come on down for a day of family fun with original & interesting Art.


Pre-K Summer Fun Camp -Session I (Ages 4-5)

Where: Wicoff Elementary School – 06/22/2020: All Day
Details: Pre-K Summer Fun Camp -Session I (Ages 4-5)


Fairytale Ball

Where: Cranford Community Center – 06/27/2020: All Day
Details: The Cranford Public Library will be celebrating week one of our Summer Reading Challenge with a Fairytale Ball! Children of all ages are invited to…


Nature Play

Where: Scherman-Hoffman Wildlife Sanctuary – 06/29/2020: All Day
Details: Nature Play


Pre-K Summer Fun Camp -Session II (Ages 4-5)

Where: Wicoff Elementary School – 07/06/2020: All Day
Details: Pre-K Summer Fun Camp -Session II (Ages 4-5)


FROZEN: KIDS - CDC Theatre Curtain Call Summer Camp: Grades K-4

Where: CDC Theatre – 07/06/2020: 9:00 am - 11:30 pm
Details: Do you want to build a snowman? Campers will love this fanciful and heartwarming stage adaptation of the celebrated animated film. Adapted for young performers,…


Princess and the Peabrains

Where: Music Mountain Theatre – 07/24/2020: 11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Details: book and lyrics by DAVID WHITEMANmusic by ERIC BARNESbased on the folk take by HANS CHRISTIAN ANDERSEN JULY 24 – AUGUST 1, 2020           Saturday @ 11am…


Liberty Base Ball Club of New Brunswick vs. Elizabeth Resolutes

Where: Rahway River Park – 08/01/2020: 12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Games are double-headers unless noted, and played utilizing reproduction uniforms and equipment, and rules and customs from the 1850s and beyond. Stay tuned for more…


Lenape Day Camp - Session IV (Grades 1-6)

Where: Plainsboro Recreation and Community Services Dept. – 08/03/2020: All Day
Details: Lenape Day Camp - Session IV (Grades 1-6)


Nature Arts & Crafts

Where: Scherman-Hoffman Wildlife Sanctuary – 08/03/2020: All Day
Details: Nature Arts & Crafts


Pre-K Summer Fun Camp -Session IV (Ages 4-5)

Where: Plainsboro Recreation and Community Services Dept. – 08/03/2020: All Day
Details: Pre-K Summer Fun Camp -Session IV (Ages 4-5)


Lego® Engineering: Bash'em Bots - Week 8

Where: Chapin School Princeton – 08/10/2020: All Day
Details: Lego® Engineering: Bash'em Bots - Week 8


Lenape Session IV Post-Camp (August 10-14)

Where: Plainsboro Recreation and Community Services Dept. – 08/10/2020: All Day
Details: Lenape Session IV Post-Camp (August 10-14)


Lego® Engineering: Batman Gotham Gadgets - Week 9

Where: Chapin School Princeton – 08/17/2020: All Day
Details: Lego® Engineering: Batman Gotham Gadgets - Week 9


Camp Favorites 1-3

Where: Scherman-Hoffman Wildlife Sanctuary – 08/24/2020: All Day
Details: Camp Favorites 1-3


Qusitive STEM Camp - Jr Robotics w/ Lego WeDo 2.0 (Gr. 1-5)

Where: Plainsboro Recreation and Community Services Dept. – 08/24/2020: All Day
Details: Qusitive STEM Camp - Jr Robotics w/ Lego WeDo 2.0 (Gr. 1-5)


Labor Day – Library Closed

Where: Kenilworth Public Library – 09/07/2020: All Day
Details: Labor Day – Library Closed| HOLIDAYSThe Kenilworth Public Library is closed  for Labor Day


The Skinny Dippers Band
Skinny Dippers Band at The Croton Festival

Where: Schaefer Farms – 09/12/2020: 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Details: See the Skinny Dippers Band at The Croton Festival. Join the Skinny Dippers as they honor our veterans and get the party going! Family friendly event.


5K Heart and Sole Dog Run Walk
2020 5K Heart and Sole Dog Run/Walk

Where: Duke Island Park – 10/18/2020: 9:30 am
Details: The FOSRAS Heart & Sole 5K Run Walk annual fundraiser. Proceeds help pay health care costs for homeless animals at the Somerset Regional Animal Shelter


Shrek

Where: Music Mountain Theatre – 11/06/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: book and lyrics by DAVID LINDSAY-ABAIREmusic by JEANINE TESORIbased on the Dreamwork Animation motion picture and the book by WILLIAM STEIG  NOVEMBER 6 –22, 2020   …


Sugarloaf Craft Festival

Where: New Jersey Convention & Expo Center – 11/13/2020: All Day
Details: Friday: 10am – 6pmSaturday: 10am – 6pmSunday: 10am – 5pm


Sugarloaf Crafts Festival Fall '20 Edison, NJ

Where: New Jersey Convention & Expo – 11/13/2020: 10:00 am - 11:30 pm
Details: Nov 13, 14, 15 Fri & Sat 10a-6p Sun 10a-5p Shop America's Handmade Market and support artist entrepreneurs this fall at the Sugarloaf Crafts Festival!…


Christmas Day – Library Closed

Where: Kenilworth Public Library – 12/25/2020: All Day
Details: Christmas Day – Library Closed|The Kenilworth Public Library is closed December  for Christmas Day.


Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Where: State Theatre New Jersey – 03/21/2021: 3:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Thirty years after the defeat of the Empire, Luke Skywalker has vanished, and a new threat has risen: The First Order, led by the mysterious…


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Jersey Shore Kids & Family Events


Art in the Park
Spring Art Walk: Art in the Park

Where: Riley Park – 05/09/2020: 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Details: Spring Art Walk: Art in the Park. Join in the park and celebrate Spring and Fine Art while enjoying the sounds of live jazz. Perfect for a picnic


Modern Muscle Car Invasion
Modern Muscle Car Invasion

Where: Ocean City Boardwalk – 05/09/2020: 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Details: Don't miss the Modern Muscle Car Invasion on Ocean City Boardwalk. Modern Muscle Cars will be displayed on the boardwalk between 5th-14th Streets.


Mother's Day Brunch at Beach Plum Farm
Mother's Day Brunch at Beach Plum Farm

Where: Beach Plum Farm – 05/10/2020: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Details: Come to Mother's Day Brunch at Beach Plum Farm. Join in for a Farm-to-Table Family Brunch at Beach Plum Farm. A hayride for the whole family.


Mother's Day at Six Flags
Mother's Day at Six Flags

Where: Six Flags Great Adventure – 05/10/2020: 10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Details: Come to Mother's Day at Six Flags. Whether your mom is a daredevil or prefers to just relax, she'll find non-stop fun. Rug rats will love kooky kids' rides


Cape May Spring Festival
Cape May Spring Festival

Where: Grand Hotel of Cape May – 05/15/2020 - 05/17/2020: 7:00 am
Details: Come to the Cape May Spring Festival. There are special trolley trips, special walks, field workshops and indoor programs, including sunset activities.


Ocean City Treasure Hunt
Treasure Hunt at Music Pier

Where: Ocean City Music Pier – 05/16/2020: 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Details: Join in the Treasure Hunt at Music Pier. An annual open beach metal detecting hunt at the Ocean City Music Pier. Special hunt for kids Saturday morning


MAYFEST

Where: Historic Smithville, NJ – The Village Greene – 05/16/2020: 10:00 am - 11:30 pm
Details: May 16th & 17th is our annual Mayfest. Historic Smithville host's over 100 juried crafters, an international food court, music, kids’ activities, non-profit organizations and…


Memorial Day Weekend at Six Flags
Memorial Day Weekend at Six Flags

Where: Six Flags Great Adventure – 05/22/2020 - 05/25/2020: 10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Details: Memorial Day Weekend at Six Flags! Don't let summer pass you by without daring to ride Zumanjaro: Drop of Doom or Kingda Ka!


Wildwoods International Kite Festival
Wildwoods International Kite Festival

Where: Verona Home at The Shore – 05/22/2020 - 05/25/2020: 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Details: Don't miss the Wildwoods International Kite Festival. Events will be on the beach at Rio Grand Avenue and inside the Convention Center.


Baby Shark Live!

Where: Paramount Theatre – Asbury Park – 05/23/2020: 2:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Baby Shark Live!


Memorial Day Parade

Where: Borough Hall – 05/25/2020: 9:00 am - 11:30 pm
Details: Memorial Day Parade


Memorial Day Celebration
Bradley Beach Memorial Day Celebration

Where: Bradley Beach Boardwalk – 05/25/2020: 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Details: Join in the Bradley Beach Memorial Day Celebration. The parade kicks off the days festivities followed by a beautiful ceremony to honor the fallen.


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Downtown Freehold Memorial Day Parade

Where: Downtown Freehold – 05/25/2020: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Details: Come to the Downtown Freehold Memorial Day Parade. It's the largest and longest consecutively running Memorial Day Parade in New Jersey.


Art Show

Where: Library – 05/30/2020: All Day
Details: Light refreshments. Hosted by the Sea Isle City Historical Museum.


Ocean County Mothers of Multiples

Where: Knights of Columbus 4969 – 06/04/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: OCMOM or Ocean County Mothers of Multiples, is a non-profit organization formed in 1975 for parents of multiples. Whether you are pregnant with twins or…


Spongebob Squarepants the Musical

Where: Hackensack Meridian Health Theatre – 06/10/2020: 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Spongebob Squarepants the Musical


The SpongeBob Musical (Touring)

Where: Count Basie Center for the Arts – 06/10/2020: 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: The SpongeBob Musical (Touring)


Spongebob Squarepants the Musical

Where: Hackensack Meridian Health Theatre – 06/11/2020: 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Spongebob Squarepants the Musical


The SpongeBob Musical (Touring)

Where: Count Basie Center for the Arts – 06/11/2020: 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: The SpongeBob Musical (Touring)


AnimeNEXT 2020
AnimeNEXT 2020

Where: Atlantic City Convention Center – 06/12/2020 - 06/14/2020: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Details: AnimeNEXT will be returning to the Atlantic City Convention Center yet again in June 2020! A Universal Animation, Inc. event.


Boardwalk Craft Show

Where: Cape May Convention Hall – 06/13/2020: All Day
Details: Boardwalk Craft Show 10am-5pmJune 13th -14thCape May PromenadeClick here for application


Girl Scout Bridging Event
Girl Scout Bridging Event

Where: Six Flags Great Adventure – 06/13/2020: 10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Details: Girl Scout Bridging Event at Six Flags. Make your troop feel special with a ceremony in the Showcase Theatre. Followed by a fun filled day


Boardwalk Craft Show

Where: Cape May Convention Hall – 06/14/2020: All Day
Details: Boardwalk Craft Show June 13th - 14th10am-5pmClick here for application


Science Fair at iPlay America
Science Fair at iPlay America

Where: iPlay America Events Center – 06/14/2020: 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Details: Come to the Science Fair at iPlay America. Join and support your future Scientist by being a part of this special day while they present the hard work


Skimmer Antique Auto Show & Parade

Where: 29th St. to JFK Blvd. & Promenade – 06/21/2020: All Day
Details:


Father's Day at Six Flags
Father's Day at Six Flags

Where: Six Flags Great Adventure – 06/21/2020: 10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Details: Come to Father's Day at Six Flags. Find non-stop ways to show Dad you care. Plus music, entertainment, and great shopping


Summer Craft Show at Riley Park
Summer Craft Show at Riley Park

Where: Riley Park – 06/27/2020: 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Details: You won't want to miss the Summer Craft Show at Riley Park. Stroll through beautiful Riley Park with local crafters, food and music.


4th of July Parade

Where: Towne of Historic Smithville – 07/04/2020: 9:00 am - 11:30 pm
Details: Come out and celebrate our Nations’ birth! Historic Smithville has the largest Fourth of July parade in all of New Jersey. The parade will start…


Kidz Bop Live!

Where: Boardwalk Hall – 07/10/2020: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Kidz Bop Live!


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Gilda's Club South Jersey Dragon Boat Festival

Where: Lake Lenape Park East – 07/12/2020: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Details: Join in at the 5th Annual Gilda's Club South Jersey Dragon Boat Festival! This event features dragon boat races, Brews for Dragons beer tasting, food…


Kidz Bop Live!

Where: PNC Bank Arts Center – 07/12/2020: 4:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Kidz Bop Live!


Storybook Land
Storybook Land's 65th Birthday

Where: Storybook Land – 07/18/2020: 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Details: Come celebrate Storybook Land's 65th Birthday. Birthday parade, character meet and greet, face painting. Parade begins at 12:00pm


Comics and POPs
Comics and POPs!

Where: South Wall Banquet Hall – 07/19/2020: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Details: Come out to Comics and POPs. 50-75 tables of Silver Age, Bronze Age and Modern Age comic books, FUNKO POP! Designer vinyl, original art


Promenade Craft Show

Where: Cape May Convention Hall – 08/09/2020: All Day
Details: Promenade Craft Show10am-5pmClick here for application


Summer Send-Off Craft Show

Where: Cape May Convention Hall – 09/05/2020: All Day
Details: Summer Send-Off Craft ShowSeptember 5th -6th10am-4pmClick here for application


Summer Send-Off Craft Show

Where: Cape May Convention Hall – 09/06/2020: All Day
Details: Summer Send-Off Craft Show10am-5pmClick here for application


BBQ & Craft Beer Festival

Where: Monmouth Park Racetrack – 09/06/2020: 11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Details: Boar’s Head BBQ & Craft Beer Festival Day 2Is your mouth watering? It’s time for our annual BBQ & Craft Beer Festival!Dig in to the…


BBQ & Craft Beer Festival

Where: Monmouth Park Racetrack – 09/07/2020: 11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Details: Boar’s Head BBQ & Craft Beer Festival Day 3Is your mouth watering? It’s time for our annual BBQ & Craft Beer Festival!Dig in to the…


Fall Family Festival Antique Auto Show & Parade

Where: 29th St. to JFK Blvd. & Promenade – 09/20/2020: All Day
Details: Fall Family Festival will continue on Sunday with an Antique Auto Show along the Promenade.


Columbus Parade

Where: J.A. LaRosa Way to Landis Ave. & 63rd St. – 10/03/2020: All Day
Details: Sea Isle City will celebrate its rich Italian heritage while delighting people of all ages.


Italian Day Parade

Where: J.A. LaRosa Way to Landis Ave. & 63rd St. – 10/03/2020: All Day
Details: Sea Isle City will celebrate its rich Italian heritage while delighting people of all ages.


Halloween Parade & Dance Party

Where: 45th St. & Landis Ave. to JFK Blvd. – 10/16/2020: All Day
Details: This parade always features a wide variety of eye-catching participants and entertainers, who will walk, cruise along on floats and delight spectators lining the parade…


Halloween Parade

Where: Borough Hall – 10/25/2020: 11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Details: Halloween Parade


Dinosaur Zoo

Where: Hackensack Meridian Health Theatre – 11/08/2020: 1:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Dinosaur Zoo


Dinosaur Zoo

Where: Hackensack Meridian Health Theatre – 11/08/2020: 4:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Dinosaur Zoo


Holiday Light Show on the Lake

Where: Historic Smithville and Village Greene – 11/26/2020: 5:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Thanksgiving (Nov 26 -Jan 3) Holiday Light Show… 5:30 – 8:30 pm Watch in wonderment as over 100 Christmas trees magically float on our very…


Holiday Extravaganza Parade

Where: JFK Blvd. & Central Ave. – 11/27/2020: All Day
Details: The Holiday Parade sponsored by the Sea Isle City Chamber of Commerce & Revitalization will kick-off the upcoming holiday season and more family-fun activities continue…


Saturday's & Sunday's in December

Where: Historic Smithville, NJ – The Village Greene – 12/05/2020: All Day
Details: Saturday's & Sunday's in December until Christmas Magical Talking Tree.. noon-7pm The Magical Talking Tree wakes up every weekend to talk to the young and…


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