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.

 

 

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Super Science Saturday in Ridgewood VIRTUAL

ONLINE EVENT NJ

Super Science Saturday - March 6 - 9:00am - 1:30pm First ever VIRTUAL Super Science Saturday!     Read more about our past experience with Super Science Saturday! For the...

Free

Bank of America Free Admission Weekend

2021 update from the Bank of America website, "As our partners continue to reopen, we encourage you to check with our partners for current reopening plans, safety procedures and operating...

Free

Children’s Nature Hour at Cloverdale Farm

Cloverdale Farms County Park 34 Cloverdale Rd, Barnegat

Cloverdale Weekend Children’s Programs Let’s hit Cloverdale’s trails and have some fun as we explore the natural world around us. This program will take place outdoors so please dress for...

Free

Children’s Nature Hour at Cloverdale Farm

Cloverdale Farms County Park 34 Cloverdale Rd, Barnegat

Cloverdale Weekend Children’s Programs Let’s hit Cloverdale’s trails and have some fun as we explore the natural world around us. This program will take place outdoors so please dress for...

Free

Volunteer Service Day at Whitesbog Preservation Trust

Whitesbog Preservation Trust 120 W. Whitesbog Road, Browns Mills

Please check in at the General Store porch and sign in.   First, a few safety guidelines: First and foremost, we need everyone to wear a mask in the buildings...

Free

Workhorse Rides at Howell Living History Farm

Howell Living History Farm 70 Woodens Lane, Lambertville

Saturday, March 6 | 10:00–4:00 p.m. In bygone days, it wasn’t uncommon for a farm boy or girl to hitch a ride on the back of a big draft horse...

Free

Cattus Island Weekend Programs

Cattus Island 1170 Cattus Island Blvd, Toms River

The following programs are Free, No Registration Required. MAXIMUM: 8 Location: Cooper Environmental Center, Cattus Island County Park, Toms River Scales and Tales - Saturdays and Sundays - 11:00 am...

Free

National Day of Unplugging Hike at Garret Mountain Reservation

Garret Mountain Reservation 8 Mountain Ave, Woodland Park

National Day of Unplugging Hike Garret Mountain Reservation  Saturday, March 6 - 12:30 PM Admission: Free Registration: Required  Register National Day of Unplugging is an awareness campaign that promotes a...

Free

History Hike at Whitesbog Preservation Trust

Whitesbog Preservation Trust 120 W. Whitesbog Road, Browns Mills

Tour groups help decide the route of the tour based on their interests! Blueberry fields? Cranberry Bogs? Nature trails? Architecture? Women's History? You help decide! These hikes will be outdoor...

$10

Maple Sugaring Demonstrations- Great Swamp in Chatham

Great Swamp Outdoor Education Center 247 Southern Blvd, Chatham

Saturdays, January 23 & 30, February 6, 13, 20, & 27, March 6 & 13. Learn how to identify and tap maple trees, collect sap, and make syrup over a...

$5

Free Admission Days at The West Milford Museum

West Milford Museum 1477 Union Valley Road, West Milford

Situated in the heart of the New Jersey Highlands, the Township of West Milford offers a welcome respite from the hectic pace of the metropolitan area. The WEST MILFORD MUSEUM...

Free

Cattus Island Weekend Programs

Cattus Island 1170 Cattus Island Blvd, Toms River

The following programs are Free, No Registration Required. MAXIMUM: 8 Location: Cooper Environmental Center, Cattus Island County Park, Toms River Scales and Tales - Saturdays and Sundays - 11:00 am...

Free

Cattus Island Nature Walks in Toms River

Cooper Environmental Center Cattus Island County Park, Toms River

Cattus Island Nature Walks Be a part of a 40-year Ocean County tradition! Join a park naturalist and follow in the footsteps of such legendary local environmentalists as A. Morton...

Free

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