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Greek Festival at Saint Barbara in Toms River

Saint Barbara Greek Orthodox Church 2200 Church Rd, Toms River, NJ

Here are more fun activities in Toms River, New Jersey.   Saint Barbara Greek Festival Back and in person for 2021!   When is the Saint Barbara Greek Festival? Friday, September 24, 2021 - Sunday, September 26, 2021 Friday: 12:00pm - 11:00pm Saturday: 12:00pm - 11:00pm Sunday: 12:00pm - 4:00pm   Where is the Toms...

$2

Fall Festival in Point Pleasant Borough

Community Park in Point Pleasant 2233 Bridge Ave, Point Pleasant, NJ

Here are more fun activities in Point Pleasant, New Jersey.   Point Pleasant Borough Fall Fest The Point Pleasant Chamber is excited to announce, Borough Fall Fest!   When is the Borough Fall Fest? Saturday, September 25, 2021 from 11:00am - 5:00pm. The rain date for this event is Sunday, September 26, 2021.   Where...

Free
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Greek Festival at Saint Barbara in Toms River

Saint Barbara Greek Orthodox Church 2200 Church Rd, Toms River, NJ

Here are more fun activities in Toms River, New Jersey.   Saint Barbara Greek Festival Back and in person for 2021!   When is the Saint Barbara Greek Festival? Friday, September 24, 2021 - Sunday, September 26, 2021 Friday: 12:00pm - 11:00pm Saturday: 12:00pm - 11:00pm Sunday: 12:00pm - 4:00pm   Where is the Toms...

$2
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Cedar Bridge Historical Nature Walks in Barnegat

Cedar Bridge Tavern 200 Old Halfway Rd, Barnegat, NJ

Here are more fun activities in Barnegat, New Jersey.   Cedar Bridge Historical Nature Walks Step back in time and walk the Cedar Bridge grounds with parks staff. Each stop along the way feature different historical or environmental topics. Tours will begin and end at the Cedar Bridge Tavern. Walking shoes required! First come first...

Free

Comic Book Festival in Toms River

Toms River Elks Lodge #1875 600 Washington St, Toms River, NJ

Here are more fun activities in Toms River, New Jersey.   Jersey Shore Comic Book Show Come on out and join us for a fun filled family themed event at the Toms River Elks Lodge, 600 Washington St. Toms River, NJ.   When is the Jersey Shore Comic Book Show Sunday, September 26, 2021 from...

Free – $3
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Greek Festival at Saint Barbara in Toms River

Saint Barbara Greek Orthodox Church 2200 Church Rd, Toms River, NJ

Here are more fun activities in Toms River, New Jersey.   Saint Barbara Greek Festival Back and in person for 2021!   When is the Saint Barbara Greek Festival? Friday, September 24, 2021 - Sunday, September 26, 2021 Friday: 12:00pm - 11:00pm Saturday: 12:00pm - 11:00pm Sunday: 12:00pm - 4:00pm   Where is the Toms...

$2
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Free Movies in Beachwood at the Park

Mayo Park 518 Bayside Ave, Beachwood, NJ

Here's more fun things to do in Beachwood, New Jersey.   Movies in the Park   FREE Movies in Beachwood are back for 2021 Mark your calendars, grab your blanket or lawn chairs and enjoy another summer of Movies in the Park at Mayo Park.     2021 Beachwood Summer Movies Schedule July 16, 2021...

Free
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LBI FLY International Kite Festival in Ship Bottom

Long Beach Island, NJ

Here are more fun activities in Ship Bottom, New Jersey.   7th Annual LBI FLY International Kite Festival Extraordinary kite displays and demonstrations will once again grace our beautiful Long Beach Island beaches on October 8th, 9th, and 10th, 2021. This festival is a unique, family-friendly, outdoor event annually hosted by the LBI Chamber of...

Free
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Cloverdale Farms Monthly Bird Walks

Cloverdale Farms County Park 34 Cloverdale Rd, Barnegat, NJ

Here are more fun activities in Barnegat, New Jersey.   Cloverdale Farms Bird Walks Learn how Cloverdale Farm County Park’s bird population changes month by month. This informative two-hour bird walk is perfect for all levels of birders. Please be prepared to walk a mile, wear comfortable sneakers or boots, dress for the weather, and...

Free
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LBI FLY International Kite Festival in Ship Bottom

Long Beach Island, NJ

Here are more fun activities in Ship Bottom, New Jersey.   7th Annual LBI FLY International Kite Festival Extraordinary kite displays and demonstrations will once again grace our beautiful Long Beach Island beaches on October 8th, 9th, and 10th, 2021. This festival is a unique, family-friendly, outdoor event annually hosted by the LBI Chamber of...

Free
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Fall Harvest Festival in Manahawkin

Manahawkin Lake Park U.S. 9 and N Lakeshore Dr, Manahawkin, NJ

Here are more fun activities in Manahawkin, New Jersey.   Fall Harvest Festival Enjoy two days of family fun!   When is the Fall Harvest Festival? Saturday, October 9, 2021 and Sunday, October 10, 2021 from 12:00pm - 5:00pm No rain date information has been provided.   Where is the Manahawkin Fall Harvest Festival? The...

Free
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Cedar Bridge Historical Nature Walks in Barnegat

Cedar Bridge Tavern 200 Old Halfway Rd, Barnegat, NJ

Here are more fun activities in Barnegat, New Jersey.   Cedar Bridge Historical Nature Walks Step back in time and walk the Cedar Bridge grounds with parks staff. Each stop along the way feature different historical or environmental topics. Tours will begin and end at the Cedar Bridge Tavern. Walking shoes required! First come first...

Free
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LBI FLY International Kite Festival in Ship Bottom

Long Beach Island, NJ

Here are more fun activities in Ship Bottom, New Jersey.   7th Annual LBI FLY International Kite Festival Extraordinary kite displays and demonstrations will once again grace our beautiful Long Beach Island beaches on October 8th, 9th, and 10th, 2021. This festival is a unique, family-friendly, outdoor event annually hosted by the LBI Chamber of...

Free
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Fall Harvest Festival in Manahawkin

Manahawkin Lake Park U.S. 9 and N Lakeshore Dr, Manahawkin, NJ

Here are more fun activities in Manahawkin, New Jersey.   Fall Harvest Festival Enjoy two days of family fun!   When is the Fall Harvest Festival? Saturday, October 9, 2021 and Sunday, October 10, 2021 from 12:00pm - 5:00pm No rain date information has been provided.   Where is the Manahawkin Fall Harvest Festival? The...

Free
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Free Movies in Beachwood at the Park

Mayo Park 518 Bayside Ave, Beachwood, NJ

Here's more fun things to do in Beachwood, New Jersey.   Movies in the Park   FREE Movies in Beachwood are back for 2021 Mark your calendars, grab your blanket or lawn chairs and enjoy another summer of Movies in the Park at Mayo Park.     2021 Beachwood Summer Movies Schedule July 16, 2021...

Free

Fall Festival in Brick Township

Windward Beach Park 260 Princeton Ave., Brick Township, NJ

Here are more fun activities in Brick, New Jersey.   Fall Fest Brick Township's Fall Fest is back!   When is the Fall Fest? Saturday, October 16, 2021 from 1:00pm - 7:00pm The rain date for this event is October 17, 2021.   Where is the Brick Fall Fest? The event will be held at...

Free

Long Beach Island Surf City Trunk or Treat 2021

Surf City Volunteer Fire Company 713 North Long Beach Blvd, Surf City, NJ

Details about the Long Beach Island Surf City Trunk or Treat, an annual event in Long Beach Island, New Jersey.

Free

Halloween Festival in Lavallette

Borough of Lavallette NJ

Here are more fun Halloween activities in Lavallette, New Jersey.   Halloween Harvest Hoedown   Halloween Festival in Lavallette An afternoon and evening of fun for all! We encourage parents to participate along with their children!   When is the Halloween Harvest Hoedown? Friday, October 29, 2021   No rain date information has been provided.  ...

Free

Bay Head Halloween Parade and Costume Contest 2021

Bay Head Parade Route Mount St & Lake Avenue, Bay Head, NJ

Details about the Bay Head Halloween Parade and costume contest, an annual Halloween event in Bay Head, New Jersey.

Free
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Cloverdale Farm Nature Walks

Cloverdale Farms County Park 34 Cloverdale Rd, Barnegat, NJ

Here are more fun activities in Barnegat, New Jersey.   Cloverdale Farm Nature Walks Join for an exploration of the flora and fauna of Cloverdale Farm’s bogs and forest habitats. Please be prepared to walk approximately 1 mile. Please dress for the weather and wear comfortable sneakers or boots.   When is the Cloverdale Farm...

Free
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Cloverdale Farms Monthly Bird Walks

Cloverdale Farms County Park 34 Cloverdale Rd, Barnegat, NJ

Here are more fun activities in Barnegat, New Jersey.   Cloverdale Farms Bird Walks Learn how Cloverdale Farm County Park’s bird population changes month by month. This informative two-hour bird walk is perfect for all levels of birders. Please be prepared to walk a mile, wear comfortable sneakers or boots, dress for the weather, and...

Free
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Cedar Bridge Historical Nature Walks in Barnegat

Cedar Bridge Tavern 200 Old Halfway Rd, Barnegat, NJ

Here are more fun activities in Barnegat, New Jersey.   Cedar Bridge Historical Nature Walks Step back in time and walk the Cedar Bridge grounds with parks staff. Each stop along the way feature different historical or environmental topics. Tours will begin and end at the Cedar Bridge Tavern. Walking shoes required! First come first...

Free
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Cloverdale Farm Nature Walks

Cloverdale Farms County Park 34 Cloverdale Rd, Barnegat, NJ

Here are more fun activities in Barnegat, New Jersey.   Cloverdale Farm Nature Walks Join for an exploration of the flora and fauna of Cloverdale Farm’s bogs and forest habitats. Please be prepared to walk approximately 1 mile. Please dress for the weather and wear comfortable sneakers or boots.   When is the Cloverdale Farm...

Free
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Cloverdale Farms Monthly Bird Walks

Cloverdale Farms County Park 34 Cloverdale Rd, Barnegat, NJ

Here are more fun activities in Barnegat, New Jersey.   Cloverdale Farms Bird Walks Learn how Cloverdale Farm County Park’s bird population changes month by month. This informative two-hour bird walk is perfect for all levels of birders. Please be prepared to walk a mile, wear comfortable sneakers or boots, dress for the weather, and...

Free

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