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Atlantic County 4-H Fair

David C. Wood 4-H Center & Fairgrounds 3210 NJ-50, Mays Landing

4-H Fair, August 8, 9, & 10, 2019 The 70th Atlantic County 4-H Fair kicks off Thursday, August 8 and runs through Saturday, August 10 at the David C. Wood...


Ocean City’s Annual Baby Parade

Boardwalk at Ocean City,NJ Ocean City

The 110th annual Ocean City Baby Parade: 10:30 a.m. Aug. 8, 2019.   The Ocean City Baby Parade returns returns for the 110th edition on Thursday, August 8, 2019. The annual...


Free Movies at Brunswick Square Mall

Brunswick Square Mall - JC Penny NJ

Free movies will be in the store next to Old Navy. There will be a story time before the movie with a giveaway for the book read each week. Complimentary...


National Night Out in Pittsgrove 2019

Green Branch Park @ 299 Upper Neck Road, Pittsgrove Township, NJ 08318, USA 299 Upper Neck Road, Pittsgrove Township

Details about the National Night Out in Pittsgrove, New Jersey.


National Night Out in Mullica Township

Mullica Township Recreational Fields 623 Elmwood Rd, Elmwood

Click for details about the National Night Out in Mullica Township, New Jersey.


Medford Arts Center Music Nights

Medford Arts Center 8 N. Main St., Medford

MUSIC NIGHT 2nd Thursdays 7pm PLEASE INVITE YOUR FRIENDS AND FAMILY OPEN MIC Musician Sign In 6:30pm For more information regarding Music Night contact Beth Beck at   For...


Stars of Sandy Hook

Sandy Hook - Lot E Beach Sandy Hook

Join STAR and a park ranger to view the night skies. It is the best time of month to observe faint objects such as  galaxies and star clusters because there...


Movie Night in the Gardens – Rutgers

Rutgers Gardens 140 Log Cabin Road, New Brunswick

Movie Night in the Gardens August 8, 2019 | 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm Doors will open at 7pm. It’s also a great opportunity to catch a sunset in the Garden!...


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