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We love sharing with families fun things to do in NJ especially when it comes to events in New Jersey. 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.

Click on any New Jersey event listing below for more information on local events that we think your family will enjoy. Our New Jersey Calendar of Events also includes things to do this weekend by including weekend events in New Jersey.



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Barnegat Dog Show

5th and Broadway 5th and Broadway, Barnegat

Come join us on August 9th from 4:00PM to 5:00PM. Registration is at 3:30PM. Wildflowers- 5th & Broadway. Bring your dogs & enter them to win in one of many...

National Night Out in Highland Park

Irving School 121 South 11th Avenue, Highland Park

Click for details about the National Night Out event in Highland Park, New Jersey.


Chalk Art Festival in Highland Park

Irving School 121 South 11th Avenue, Highland Park

Come and join ASAP and the Highland Park Arts Committee as they celebrate the Highland Park Police Departments 'National Night Out'. Whether you come to display your art or take...

Hillsborough Rotary Fair

Lowes, Hillsborough 315 Route 206, Hillsborough

Hillsborough Rotary Fair ~ August 13-17 Tuesday - Thursday: 6pm - 10pm Friday - Saturday: 6pm - 11pm There will be food, rides, games, events, vendors, and nightly entertainment! Fireworks...


Teaneck Movies Under the Stars in the Park

Votee Park Palisade Avenue, Teaneck

Come around 7:45pm to the Votee Park Band Shell and join us for free popcorn and some fun! Tuesday, August 13 (raindate: 8/15): The Incredibles 2 Tuesday, August 20 (raindate: 8/22): Smallfoot Tuesday, August 27 (raindate: 8/29):...


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