This post has been updated for New Jersey weekend events November 25 & November 26, 2017.
Here are our picks for the best local weekend events in New Jersey & the Philadelphia area, most of which are FREE or almost free!
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Most events listed below are free, but please check the links for more details. Registration may be required.
5 Great Local Weekend Events Happening All Weekend Long
- Dickens Days, Clinton – Hunterdon County – FREE
- The Christmas Ice Caverns, Fairfield Home and Garden Center, Fairfield – Essex County – $3.99
- Holiday Lights Spectacular, Turtle Back Zoo, West Orange – Essex County – FREE
- Free Horse and Carriage Rides, Ocean City – Cape May County – FREE
- Holiday Train Event, Old City Hall, Bordentown City – Burlington County – Prices vary
6 Great Local Weekend Events Happening Saturday, November 25
- Holiday Stroll on Main Street, Woodbridge – Middlesex County – FREE
- Home Depot Kids Workshop, Your Local Home Depot – FREE
- Annual Santa Parade, North Arlington – Bergen County – FREE
- Santa Visits Viking Christmas Village, Barnegat – Ocean County – FREE
- Holiday Parade and Snowman Scavenger Hunt, Newton – Sussex County – FREE
- Free Photos With Santa, Garden State Harley, Morris Plains – Morris County – FREE
Find more great family-friendly events happening this Saturday on our full New Jersey Calendar of Events.
4 Local Weekend Events Happening Sunday, November 26
- Jersey Shore Comic Book Show, Elks Club, Toms River – Ocean County – $3
- Snake Meet & Greet, Manasquan Reservoir, Howell – Monmouth County – FREE
- Thanksgiving Time at Mrs. Kearney’s Tavern, Palisades Interstate Park – Bergen County – FREE
- Holiday Parade, Denville, Morris County – FREE
Find more great family-friendly events happening this Sunday on our full New Jersey Calendar of Events.
Looking for more fun things to do with your family this weekend? Visit these areas of Jersey Family Fun.
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