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Family Fun and Food Truck Street Festival in Montvale

Paragon Dr-Montvale Paragon Dr, Montvale, NJ

Here are more fun activities in Montvale, New Jersey.   Montvale's Family Fun and Food Truck Street Festival The Montvale Chamber of Commerce is holding its 10th Annual Street Fair, …

Free
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Scarecrow Alley at the Physick Estate

Emlen Physick Estate 1048 Washington St, Cape May, NJ

Here are more fun activities in Cape May, New Jersey.   13th Annual Scarecrow Alley at the Physick Estate The grounds of Cape May’s original haunted house, the Emlen Physick …

Free

Cultural Day in Evesham

Savich Field 525 E Main Street, Marlton, NJ

Here are more fun activities in Evesham, New Jersey.   Evesham Cultural Day Cultural celebrations foster respect & open-mindedness for other culture different to ours. By celebrating our differences, as …

Free

Art Walk and Music Fest in Maplewood

Maplewood Avenue in Maplewood Maplewood Ave, Maplewood, NJ

Here are more fun activities in Maplewood, New Jersey.   Art Walk and Music Fest A family-friendly celebration of art and music on the streets of Maplewood Village!   When …

Free

Oktoberfest in Hamilton

Veterans Park - Hamilton Township 2206 Kuser Rd, Mercerville, NJ

Here are more fun activities in Hamilton, New Jersey.   Oktoberfest Hamilton's Annual Oktoberfest!   When is Oktoberfest? Sunday, October 17, 2021 from 11:00am - 5:30pm The rain date for …

Free

Food Truck Festival in Clifton

Boys & Girls Club of Clifton 181 Colfax Ave, Clifton, NJ

Here are more fun activities in Clifton, New Jersey.   Clifton Food Truck & Music Festival Food! Beer! Music! Fun! It’s a fun filled family day & it supports a …

$5

Hopatcong Halloween Party

Modick Park Lakeside Blvd, Hopatcong, NJ

Details about the annual Hopatcong Halloween Parade and Costume Contest, a Halloween event in Hopatcong, New Jersey.

Free

Holmdel Trunk or Treat at Texas Roadhouse

Texas Roadhouse - Holmdel 2105 State Route 35, Holmdel, NJ

Here are more fun Halloween activities in Holmdel, New Jersey.   Annual Trunk or Treat at Texas Road House   Halloween Trunk or Treat in Holmdel Please check back for …

Free

Harvest Festival in Cherry Hill

Here are more fun activities in Cherry Hill, New Jersey.   Harvest Festival Harvest Festival, co-hosted by Cherry Hill Township and the Cherry Hill Police and Fire Departments, is Cherry …

Free
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Musical Festival Weekend Concerts in Princeton

Palmer Square Hulfish Street, Princeton, NJ

Here's more fun things to do in Princeton, New Jersey.   Festival Weekends: Rock through the Decades   Festival Weekends in Princeton This October spend your Sunday’s rocking through the …

Free

Fall Festival in Lodi

Memorial Drive - Lodi Memorial Drive, Lodi, NJ

Here are more fun activities in Lodi, New Jersey.   Fall Fest Join in the fun in Lodi!   When is the Fall Fest? Sunday, October 17, 2021 from 12:00pm …

Free

Fall Festival in Warren Township (Somerset County)

Warren Township Municipal Complex 46 Mountain Blvd, Warreen, NJ

Here are more fun activities in Warren Township, New Jersey.   Fall Festival Save the date for Warren Recreation's Fall Festival! Join us as we celebrate the Warren Community.   …

Free

Music Festival in Haddon Township

Haddonfield, NJ NJ

Here are more fun activities in Haddon Township, New Jersey.   Music Festival The Haddon Township Music Festival is a perfect getaway for music aficionados who prefer to ‘experience” live …

Free
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Jakes Branch Live Animal Talks

Jake's Branch County Park 1100 Double Trouble Rd,, Beachwood, NJ

Here are more fun activities in Beachwood, New Jersey.   Live Animal Talks Come in and meet the animals of Jakes Branch County Park. Visitors will get an up-close look …

Free
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NJ Botanical Gardens Guided Garden Tour

NJ Botanical Gardens 2 Morris Road, Ringwood, NJ

Here are more fun activities in Ringwood, New Jersey.   Guided Garden Tour Knowledgeable NJBG docents take you on a tour of what’s blooming around the Botanical Garden. Wear sturdy …

Free
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Ocean City Concerts at the Ocean City Library

Ocean City Public Library 1735 Simpson Ave Ste #4, Ocean City, NJ

Here's more fun things to do in Ocean City, New Jersey.   The Ocean City Free Public Library’s Fall 2021 Outdoor Concert Series Join us for live music under the …

Free
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Edelman Planetarium Shows in Glassboro – Spacepark 360

Edelman Planetarium at Rowan University Science Hall, 201 Mullica Hill Rd, Glassboro, NJ

Here's more fun things to do in Glassboro, New Jersey.   Spacepark 360 SpacePark360 is designed to recreate the experience of amusement park thrill rides — roller coasters, pendulums, inverters, …

$3 – $5

Long Hill Halloween Parade 2021

Kantor Memorial Park 915 Valley Rd, Gillette, NJ

Details about the Long Hill Halloween Parade, a Halloween event in Long Hill, New Jersey.

Free

Ghosts and Goats: Halloween Fun at The Rustic Ruhl

The Rustic Ruhl 176 Asbury Rd, Egg Harbor Township, NJ

Come out to the Rustic Ruhl for Ghosts and Goats: Halloween Fun! We will have spooky Halloween stories and Halloween activities! Costumes are welcome, but remember it is a farm! …

$10

South Amboy Trunk or Treat and Halloween Movie 2021

Allie Clark Sports Complex 200 Governor Hoffman Plaza, South Amboy, NJ

Here are more fun Halloween activities in South Amboy, New Jersey.   Halloween Trunk or Treat and Movie in South Amboy SAYAA and City of South Amboy’s Trunk or Treat …

Free
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Absecon Halloween Decorated Houses

City of Absecon Absecon, NJ

Here are more fun Halloween activities in Absecon, New Jersey.   6th Annual Halloween House Decorating Contest   Halloween Decorated Houses in Absecon Absecon Community Affairs has begun accepting nominations …

Free

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