This post has been updated for New Jersey weekend events April 22 & 23, 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.
2 Great Local Weekend Events Happening All Weekend Long
- Kites at the Pier, Long Branch – Monmouth County – FREE
- Mill Demonstration, Historic Walnford, Cream Ridge – Monmouth County – FREE
8 Great Local Weekend Events Happening Saturday, April 22
- Spring Fever Concert and Football Game, Rutgers University, Piscataway – Middlesex County – FREE
- Clean Ocean Action Beach Sweeps – Statewide – FREE
- Earth Day Celebration at the Zoo, Cape May County Zoo, Cape May – Cape May County – FREE
- Earth Day in the Rainforest, Children’s Museum of Somerset County, Bridgewater – Somerset County – $3
- 9th Annual Go Green Event, Haddon Township – Camden County – FREE
- Early Spring Wildflower Walk, NJ Botanical Garden, Ringwood – Sussex County – $5
- Georgie’s Best Bad Day Story Time, Word Bookstore, Jersey City – Hudson County -FREE
- We Are the Dinosaurs Story Time, Your Local Barnes and Noble – Statewide – FREE
Find more great family friendly events happening this Saturday on Saturday’s Calendar of Events.
5 Local Weekend Events Happening Sunday, April 23
- Barn Swallow Celebration, Howell Living History Farm, Lambertville – Mercer County – FREE
- The Big Kid Toy Show, New Egypt Flea Market, Cream Ridge – Ocean County -FREE
- 27th Earth Day Festival, ACUA, Egg Harbor Township – Atlantic County – FREE
- Party for the Planet, Bergen County Zoo, Paramus – Bergen County – FREE
- Bloomfest, Branch Brook Park, Belleville – Essex County – FREE
Find more great family friendly events happening this Sunday on Sunday’s Calendar of Events.
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