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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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VIRTUAL Valentine’s Day Dance – Cape May County Library


Virtual Valentine's Day Dance Sing, dance, and celebrate Valentine's Day with Mr. Jon and Carrie! Join for a virtual Valentine's Day Dance! Parents' Choice award-winning musicians Mr. Jon and Carrie...


Winter Walks at Great Swamp National Wildlife Refuge Visitor Center

Great Swamp National Wildlife Refuge Visitor Center 32 Pleasant Plains Road, Basking Ridge

GREAT SWAMP NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE VISITOR CENTER Every Friday, 11:00 a.m.—12:30 p.m. Beginning January 8, 2021 Ready for some winter exercise and fresh air? Join Friends President Steve Herdman for...


Kids Art Classes at Hoboken Historical Museum

Hoboken Historical Museum 1301 Hudson St, Hoboken

Kids Art Classes at the Museum - Join three days a week for fun art making in the Museum walkway! Recommended for ages 2-5. All children must be accompanied by...


ONLINE Lunar New Year – Hoboken Library


Lunar New Year Story Time - Live on Facebook! Happy New Year! Tune in live to their Facebook page for a story time featuring books about the Lunar New Year! Recommended...


ONLINE Lunar New Year Celebration – Fort Lee Library


Friday, February 12, 2021 - 12:00 pm - LUNAR NEW YEAR COOKING ON YOUTUBE! TTEOKGUK (SLICED RICE CAKE SOUP) Join by clicking HERE! 12:00pm -  LUNAR NEW YEAR COOKING ON...


Homemade Pizza Night at Camp Hope in West Milford

Camp Hope 1792 Union Valley Road, West Milford

 Homemade Pizza Night - Camp Hope, Stephen Tilton Dining Hall Friday, February 12 - 6 PM  Admission: $15 per family Registration: Required  Register Each family will get their own set...


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