Calendar of New Jersey Events

New Jersey is a great place to take in some FREE or low cost family activities. If you are looking for things to do in New Jersey today or in the days ahead, just take a look at our Calendar of New Jersey events. Follow the links below for more information on these New Jersey events and events in the surrounding area that we think your family will enjoy.

 

We love sharing with families fun things to do in NJ and we would be thrilled to let our readers know about your events in New Jersey. Don’t you want families to know about your events in NJ? For information on having your event listed and advertised on the Jersey Family Fun Calendar of New Jersey Events, please visit our event submission directions.

 

Here’s how best to use this Calendar of New Jersey Events

  • Click on the + sign for an event to get more brief details about the event.
  • Clicking on the read more link will take you to a blog post with more information about the event.
  • You can use the drop down menus under categories or tags to find events by the type of event or the county of the event’s location. Underneath the Calendar of New Jersey Events, you can subscribe to the calendar in a number of ways.
  • You can use the arrows at the top and bottom of the calendar to scroll to the previous listings or the next set of listing of New Jersey events.

 

After visiting our calendar you can find more great free things to do in New Jersey and free places to go in New Jersey in this Jersey Family Fun blog post, FREE Places to Go in New Jersey.

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Feb 4 @ 9:00 am – May 13 @ 1:00 pm Palisades Community Center
Palisades Indoor Winter Farmers’ Market: Serving Bergen and Rockland Counties for 9 years! Housed in a charming historic schoolhouse, the Palisades Indoor Winter Farmers’ Market has everything you need to make delicious seasonal meals. Every...
Feb 20 @ 10:00 am – 4:30 pm Bergen County Zoo
The Zoo is opened seven days a week. Hours of operation are from 10:00 am until 4:30 pm. **Last admission to the zoo is at 4:00 pm – those within the zoo can remain until 4:30 pm**...
Feb 21 @ 10:00 am – 4:30 pm Bergen County Zoo
The Zoo is opened seven days a week. Hours of operation are from 10:00 am until 4:30 pm. **Last admission to the zoo is at 4:00 pm – those within the zoo can remain until 4:30 pm**...
Feb 21 @ 10:30 am Emerson Library
3 & 4 Year Old Story Time is Tuesdays at 10:30 am.There is no need to sign up or call ahead for these programs.
Feb 21 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am Your Local Pottery Barn Kids
Join us each week as we read aloud from some of your favorite story books.     Pottery Barn Kids NJ locations are: PRINCETON MARKET FAIR 3535 US-1 Princeton, NJ 08540   PROMENADE AT SAGEMORE...
Feb 21 @ 11:30 am Emerson Library
Songs, dance and stuffed animals with Miss Victoria.
Feb 22 @ 10:00 am – 4:30 pm Bergen County Zoo
The Zoo is opened seven days a week. Hours of operation are from 10:00 am until 4:30 pm. **Last admission to the zoo is at 4:00 pm – those within the zoo can remain until 4:30 pm**...
Feb 22 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm Barnes and Noble
11:00 AM Join us every Wednesday at 11am for a special Storytime with a fun-filled activity or craft in the Children’s Department.
Feb 23 @ 10:00 am – 4:30 pm Bergen County Zoo
The Zoo is opened seven days a week. Hours of operation are from 10:00 am until 4:30 pm. **Last admission to the zoo is at 4:00 pm – those within the zoo can remain until 4:30 pm**...
Feb 23 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm ShopRite of Hackensack
FREE Kids Cooking Club 5:30-6:30 PM: Playing with your food is encouraged in this FREE cooking class! Kids will try new and healthy food creations. For children ages 5-12. *Sign up with Alison required ....
Feb 24 @ 10:00 am – 4:30 pm Bergen County Zoo
The Zoo is opened seven days a week. Hours of operation are from 10:00 am until 4:30 pm. **Last admission to the zoo is at 4:00 pm – those within the zoo can remain until 4:30 pm**...
Feb 25 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am Your Local Kmart
Kmart makes shopping more FUN for the whole family! On Freebie Saturday, Kids 12 and under enjoy free snacks and giveaways at every Kmart, from 8 AM and lasting until supplies run out.    ...
Feb 25 @ 10:00 am – 4:30 pm Bergen County Zoo
The Zoo is opened seven days a week. Hours of operation are from 10:00 am until 4:30 pm. **Last admission to the zoo is at 4:00 pm – those within the zoo can remain until 4:30 pm**...
Feb 25 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Michaels Craft Stores
Check your local Michaels store for participation $2 PER PROJECT, SUPPLIES INCLUDED. Kids 3 and up can enjoy a quick project. Sign up in store or just drop in. Parent or guardian must remain on...
Feb 25 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am Your Local Barnes & Noble
  Mighty, Mighty Construction Site Storytime Saturday February 18, 2017 11:00 AM All of our favorite trucks are back on the construction site – this time with a focus on team-building, friendship and working together!...
Feb 25 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm Lakeshore Learning
Come drop in on Saturdays for Lakeshore Learning Stores FREE crafts.     One of our favorite educational stores is Lakeshore Learning. The crafts are for children 3 and up but younger kids can easily...
Feb 25 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm Your Local Barnes & Noble
The LEGO® Batman Movie Event Special Event, Children’s Event, Hands-On Learning (Childrens) Saturday January 28, 2017 4:00 PM In January and continuing February 25th and March 11th, celebrate the release of The LEGO® Batman Movie....
Feb 26 @ 10:00 am – 4:30 pm Bergen County Zoo
The Zoo is opened seven days a week. Hours of operation are from 10:00 am until 4:30 pm. **Last admission to the zoo is at 4:00 pm – those within the zoo can remain until 4:30 pm**...
Feb 26 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm Main Line Train Station
Come visit the Glen Rock Historical & Preservation Society’s Museum at the Station, open on the last Sunday of each month from 1 to 3 pm. Permanent and rotating displays showcase items and events from...
Feb 26 @ 1:00 pm – 1:30 pm New Jersey Botanical Garden
February 26 (Sunday), 1 pm Audubon: Owls of New Jersey. Don Torino of the Bergen County Audubon Society offers an indoor photo presentation on these fascinating raptors, touching on the many different species that inhabit...
Feb 27 @ 10:00 am – 4:30 pm Bergen County Zoo
The Zoo is opened seven days a week. Hours of operation are from 10:00 am until 4:30 pm. **Last admission to the zoo is at 4:00 pm – those within the zoo can remain until 4:30 pm**...
Feb 27 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Bergen County Zoo
Come to the Education Center classroom to play with our animal themed toys and interact At 11:00 meet a different animal each week.  
Feb 28 @ 10:00 am – 4:30 pm Bergen County Zoo
The Zoo is opened seven days a week. Hours of operation are from 10:00 am until 4:30 pm. **Last admission to the zoo is at 4:00 pm – those within the zoo can remain until 4:30 pm**...
Feb 28 @ 10:30 am Emerson Library
3 & 4 Year Old Story Time is Tuesdays at 10:30 am.There is no need to sign up or call ahead for these programs.
Feb 28 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am Your Local Pottery Barn Kids
Join us each week as we read aloud from some of your favorite story books.     Pottery Barn Kids NJ locations are: PRINCETON MARKET FAIR 3535 US-1 Princeton, NJ 08540   PROMENADE AT SAGEMORE...
Feb 28 @ 11:30 am Emerson Library
Songs, dance and stuffed animals with Miss Victoria.
Mar 1 @ 10:00 am – 4:30 pm Bergen County Zoo
The Zoo is opened seven days a week. Hours of operation are from 10:00 am until 4:30 pm. **Last admission to the zoo is at 4:00 pm – those within the zoo can remain until 4:30 pm**...
Mar 1 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm Barnes and Noble
11:00 AM Join us every Wednesday at 11am for a special Storytime with a fun-filled activity or craft in the Children’s Department.
Mar 2 @ 10:00 am – 4:30 pm Bergen County Zoo
The Zoo is opened seven days a week. Hours of operation are from 10:00 am until 4:30 pm. **Last admission to the zoo is at 4:00 pm – those within the zoo can remain until 4:30 pm**...
Mar 2 @ 3:30 pm – 4:15 pm Louis Bay 2nd Public Library,
Dr. Seuss Party ages 4-8 3/2/2017 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM Hawthorne Community Rooms A & B Registration begins 2/20/2017 at 8:00 AM Children ages 4-8 are invited to celebrate Dr. Seuss on his birthday!...