New Jersey is a great place to take in some FREE or low-cost family activities.

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.
 
Events are sometimes cancelled or postponed, before heading out please double check with the event organizer for current times and additional information. We do our best to provide the most relevant and timely information to our readers.
 
Events are posted on Jersey Family Fun with information from various sources; as well as submissions from local businesses. Please note all events are subject to change without notice. Jersey Family Fun is not liable for errors, omissions, or changes to calendar event listings.
 
For more specific information on any event please contact the event organizer directly. Jersey Family Fun does not put on these events, we only help with the promotion of them.

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.
 
Want a listing of this week’s events and this weekend’s events delivered to your mailbox each week? Visit HERE to sign up for our Jersey Family Fun Events newsletter.

Loading Events

Events for October 19, 2020

Events Search and Views Navigation

Event Views Navigation

Notice: Utilizing the form controls will dynamically update the content

8:00 am

Cape May Outdoor Fitness Classes

October 19 @ 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 8:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 31, 2020

Cape May (See Description) Cape May, NJ United States
$5

Cape May Recreation is now offering beach yoga and Zumba at Rotary Park.   Beach yoga for all levels takes place Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday mornings at 8:00 am on the beach behind Convention Hall located at 714 Beach Avenue. Classes are $5 cash. Class size is limited to 50 participants and all...

Find out more »

Downtown Toms River Scarecrow Walk

October 19 @ 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 8:00 am, repeating until October 31, 2020

Downtown Toms River, Washington Street
Toms River, NJ 08753 United States
+ Google Map
Free

The Scarecrow Walk returns to Downtown Toms River for the 5th Year! The streets will be lined with this crazy cast of characters! Come downtown to pick the winners - VOTE for your favorite! Scarecrows will be on display along Washington Street from October 13 - October 31, 2020.  Participating shops will have ballots.  Just look...

Find out more »

Branchville Scarecrow Stroll

October 19 @ 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 8:00 am, repeating until October 31, 2020

Broad Street Books, 1 Mill Street
Branchville, NJ United States
Free

Branchville Borough Historical Society and Broad Street Books are hosting the 5th Annual Branchville Scarecrow Contest! 5th Annual #BranchvilleScarecrowContest Rules: Must use a REAL PUMPKIN for the head! Please keep it family friendly! Must be a Branchville Resident or Branchville Business. Call ‪973-948-2840‬ if you are a #Branchville resident in need of a scarecrow frame...

Find out more »

Vineland Scarecrow Display

October 19 @ 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 8:00 am, repeating until October 31, 2020

Landis Ave. Vineland, NJ United States
Free

Main Street Vineland is again planning two downtown major events for the Halloween season—a month-long Scarecrow Challenge on The Ave contest and a Pumpkin Patch Party on Saturday, October 31. The Scarecrow Challenge on The Ave is returning this year, again in partnership with the Vineland Board of Education. All Vineland public and private schools,...

Find out more »

Ewing Green Team Scarecrow Contest

October 19 @ 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 8:00 am, repeating until October 29, 2020

Senior and Community Center – Ewing Ewing, NJ United States
Free

Mayor Bert Steinmann, the Ewing Green Team, Ewing Arts Commission and Art Has No Boundaries are pleased to announce that our 2nd All Around Town Scarecrow Scavenger Hunt is now open. 49 Ewing local businesses, civic groups, organizations, schools and residents have signed up to create and display their very own scarecrows!  We invite you to join the hunt and test your hometown knowledge...

Find out more »

Keyport Scarecrow Contest

October 19 @ 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 8:00 am, repeating until October 23, 2020

Keyport Public Library NJ United States
Free

The Friends of the Keyport Public Library present: Keyport’s 6th Annual Scarecrow Contest! Yes, it’s that time again to get super creative in the making of Keyport’s Best Scarecrow! Prizes to the winners! Generously sponsored by the Keyport Bayfront Business Cooperative . SCHEDULE: Drop Off Finished Scarecrows at the Library - Friday, October 16, 2020...

Find out more »

South Plainfield Scarecrow Festival

October 19 @ 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 8:00 am, repeating until November 2, 2020

South Plainfield Borough Hall, 2480 Plainfield Ave
South Plainfield, NJ United States
Free

Thursday, October 8 - Monday, November 2 The scarecrows will be on display on the Front Lawn of Borough Hall until November 2. The displays will be fun for everyone!   For more information about this event, please visit the link listed here or the event organizer listed in the organizer area of this event...

Find out more »

Morris Township Scarecrow Scavenger Hunt

October 19 @ 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 8:00 am on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until October 26, 2020

The Frelinghuysen Arboretum, 353 Hanover Ave
Morris Township, NJ United States
$10

Friday, October 9 - Monday, October 26 *Mondays - Fridays* Scarecrows in the Garden The arboretum is open, and during the month of October, scarecrows will be on display throughout the gardens. Take a leisurely stroll or challenge yourself with a scarecrow scavenger hunt to win a prize.  Cost:  $10 per family. Time: 8 a.m....

Find out more »

Hackettstown Scarecrow Stroll

October 19 @ 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 8:00 am, repeating until November 8, 2020

Main St- Hackettstown, Main St
Hackettstown, NJ United States
Free

October 12th – November 8th ~ There is NO theme this year! The Hackettstown Business Improvement District in partnership with WRNJ Radio, will hold the 8th Annual Scarecrow Contest. The  HKTWN BID businesses will be displaying Scarecrows around town. This year, the BID again invites visitors and residents to take a Scarecrow Selfie, and submit...

Find out more »

Linden Scarecrow Creations

October 19 @ 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 8:00 am, repeating until October 31, 2020

Linden City Hall, Wood Ave
Linden, NJ United States
Free

Scarecrow Creations -  Scarecrows made by the Linden Public Schools will be on display in front of City Hall from Monday, October 19 until Saturday, October 31.

Find out more »

Palmyra Scarecrow Display

October 19 @ 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 8:00 am, repeating until November 7, 2020

Borough of Palmyra NJ United States
Free

Scarecrow Display - October 18, 2020 - November 7, 2020 On 10/30, winners will be announced online at www.palmyrahalloweenparade.com and Facebook @palmyrahalloweenparade

Find out more »

Vernon Scarecrow Displays

October 19 @ 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 8:00 am, repeating until October 29, 2020

Vernon Township, 36 Maple Grange Rd
Vernon, NJ United States
Free

Scarecrows will be on display in Vernon from Friday, October 16 until Thursday, October 29.

Find out more »

10:00 am

Fosterfields Living Historical Farm Drive Thru Tours

October 19 @ 10:00 am - 1:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until October 30, 2020

Fosterfields Living Historical Farm, 73 Kahdena Rd
Morris Township, NJ United States
$10

Fosterfields Living Historical Farm Drive Thru Tours See Fosterfields Living Historical Farm like never before! Take a drive-thru tour of the farm from the comfort and safety of your vehicle!   See your favorite Fosterfields animals including Hobbes, the retired Belgian draft horse, sheep, including our newest Shropshire breed, the Jersey cows, and of course, Carl...

Find out more »

Scarecrow Alley at the Physick Estate

October 19 @ 10:00 am - 8:45 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until November 7, 2020

Emlen Physick Estate, 1048 Washington St
Cape May, NJ 08204 United States
+ Google Map
Free

October 9 - November 7, 2020 at the Emlen Physick Estate The grounds of Cape May’s original haunted house, the Emlen Physick Estate, 1048 Washington St., have been transformed for the spooky season. Scarecrow Alley is a highlight of the Estate’s Halloween decorations. Walk the grounds and vote for your favorite ghoulishly gruesome or foolishly...

Find out more »

11:00 am

Haunted Seaport at the Tuckerton Seaport

October 19 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Sunday, Monday and Saturday, repeating until October 31, 2020

Tuckerton Seaport & Baymen’s Museum 120 West Main Street
Tuckerton, NJ 08087 United States
+ Google Map
$12.50

Details about the Tuckerton Seaport's annual Halloween event, the Haunted Seaport with scary and nonscary activities.

Find out more »
How much are the Tuckerton Seaport Halloween Boat Rides?

Halloween Boat Rides at the Tuckerton Seaport

October 19 @ 11:00 am - 11:50 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Sunday, Monday and Saturday, repeating until October 26, 2020

An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Sunday, Monday and Saturday, repeating until October 26, 2020

An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Sunday, Monday and Saturday, repeating until October 31, 2020

An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Sunday, Monday and Saturday, repeating indefinitely

An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Sunday, Monday and Saturday, repeating until October 31, 2020

An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Sunday, Monday and Saturday, repeating until October 31, 2020

One event on October 17, 2020 at 5:00 pm

Tuckerton Seaport & Baymen’s Museum 120 West Main Street
Tuckerton, NJ 08087 United States
$12.50

Details about the Tuckerton Seaport Halloween boat rides, a new Halloween event in Tuckerton, New Jersey.

Find out more »

12:00 pm

How much are the Tuckerton Seaport Halloween Boat Rides?

Halloween Boat Rides at the Tuckerton Seaport

October 19 @ 12:00 pm - 12:50 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Sunday, Monday and Saturday, repeating until October 26, 2020

An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Sunday, Monday and Saturday, repeating until October 26, 2020

An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Sunday, Monday and Saturday, repeating until October 31, 2020

An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Sunday, Monday and Saturday, repeating indefinitely

An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Sunday, Monday and Saturday, repeating until October 31, 2020

An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Sunday, Monday and Saturday, repeating until October 31, 2020

One event on October 17, 2020 at 5:00 pm

Tuckerton Seaport & Baymen’s Museum 120 West Main Street
Tuckerton, NJ 08087 United States
$12.50

Details about the Tuckerton Seaport Halloween boat rides, a new Halloween event in Tuckerton, New Jersey.

Find out more »

1:00 pm

How much are the Tuckerton Seaport Halloween Boat Rides?

Halloween Boat Rides at the Tuckerton Seaport

October 19 @ 1:00 pm - 1:50 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Sunday, Monday and Saturday, repeating until October 26, 2020

An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Sunday, Monday and Saturday, repeating until October 26, 2020

An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Sunday, Monday and Saturday, repeating until October 31, 2020

An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Sunday, Monday and Saturday, repeating indefinitely

An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Sunday, Monday and Saturday, repeating until October 31, 2020

An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Sunday, Monday and Saturday, repeating until October 31, 2020

One event on October 17, 2020 at 5:00 pm

Tuckerton Seaport & Baymen’s Museum 120 West Main Street
Tuckerton, NJ 08087 United States
$12.50

Details about the Tuckerton Seaport Halloween boat rides, a new Halloween event in Tuckerton, New Jersey.

Find out more »

3:00 pm

How much are the Tuckerton Seaport Halloween Boat Rides?

Halloween Boat Rides at the Tuckerton Seaport

October 19 @ 3:00 pm - 3:50 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Sunday, Monday and Saturday, repeating until October 26, 2020

An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Sunday, Monday and Saturday, repeating until October 26, 2020

An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Sunday, Monday and Saturday, repeating until October 31, 2020

An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Sunday, Monday and Saturday, repeating indefinitely

An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Sunday, Monday and Saturday, repeating until October 31, 2020

An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Sunday, Monday and Saturday, repeating until October 31, 2020

One event on October 17, 2020 at 5:00 pm

Tuckerton Seaport & Baymen’s Museum 120 West Main Street
Tuckerton, NJ 08087 United States
$12.50

Details about the Tuckerton Seaport Halloween boat rides, a new Halloween event in Tuckerton, New Jersey.

Find out more »

4:00 pm

How much are the Tuckerton Seaport Halloween Boat Rides?

Halloween Boat Rides at the Tuckerton Seaport

October 19 @ 4:00 pm - 4:50 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Sunday, Monday and Saturday, repeating until October 26, 2020

An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Sunday, Monday and Saturday, repeating until October 26, 2020

An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Sunday, Monday and Saturday, repeating until October 31, 2020

An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Sunday, Monday and Saturday, repeating indefinitely

An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Sunday, Monday and Saturday, repeating until October 31, 2020

An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Sunday, Monday and Saturday, repeating until October 31, 2020

One event on October 17, 2020 at 5:00 pm

Tuckerton Seaport & Baymen’s Museum 120 West Main Street
Tuckerton, NJ 08087 United States
$12.50

Details about the Tuckerton Seaport Halloween boat rides, a new Halloween event in Tuckerton, New Jersey.

Find out more »
+ Export Events

Do you love our Calendar of New Jersey events? Find out more great things to do in New Jersey by signing up for one of our newsletters. Click the button below to start receiving information on family activities delivered to your inbox.

JFF Newsletter