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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Free Bowling for Kids Today

New Jersey - Various Locations

Across New Jersey bowling alleys have started to accept registrations for the Kids Bowl Free program. This great program lets kids and teens bowl up to 2 free games a...

Free

Family Photo Scavenger Hunt at Haggerty Education Center

Frelinghuysen Arboretum 353 Hanover Ave, Morristown

Here are more fun activities in Morris Township, New Jersey.   Family Photo Scavenger Hunt Bring your camera or phone for this month’s hunt. They celebrate Arbor Day this month,...

$10

Carnival in Paramus at Westfield Garden State Plaza

Westfield Garden State Plaza 1 Garden State Plaza, Paramus

Here are more fun activities in Paramus, New Jersey.   L.E.A.D. Fest Carnival The famous Paramus L.E.A.D carnival is back at the Westfield Garden State Plaza -- Come enjoy food,...

$5

Eatontown Carnival at Monmouth Mall

Monmouth Mall 180 Route 35 South, Eatontown

Here are more fun activities in Eatontown, New Jersey.   L.E.A.D. Fest Carnival in Eatontown First ever Monmouth Mall L.E.A.D. Carnival! Come enjoy food, rides, games, and more!   When...

$5

Downtown Somerville Cruise Nights

Main Street - Somerville Main Street, Somerville

Details and the schedule for Downtown Somerville Cruise Nights a classic car show in Central New Jersey.

Free

Downtown Belmar Summer Concerts at the Pyanoe Plaza 2021

Pyanoe Plaza Pyanoe Plaza, Belmar

Here's more fun things to do in Belmar, New Jersey.   Friday Night Concerts   Summer Concerts in Belamar are back for Summer 2021 Friday Night Summer Concerts at Pyanoe...

Free

FREE Movies at Gloucester County Parks

Gloucester County Parks (See Description)

Here's more fun things to do in Gloucester County, New Jersey.   Gloucester County Movies in the Park   FREE Movies in Gloucester County Parks are back for Summer 2021...

Free

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