Posts in Things to do in North Jersey

Great Outdoor Places to Visit this Spring in Northern New Jersey

March 22nd, 2013

You can’t tell from the weather outside, but spring really is here!  It is a great time to be outdoors.  The bugs haven’t started to really swarm, it’s not too hot and the weather really can be simply perfect.  It is also a great time to introduce your kids to nature.  Here are a few…

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Win Tickets to see Laurie Berkner & the Band! – Ticket Tuesday Giveaway

March 19th, 2013

Did you read Amy’s post from last week about their wonderful experience at the Laurie Berkner Concert?   We are delighted to be seeing the Laurie Berkner Band come back to New Jersey for another concert. But not just that we are also giving away a family 4 pack of tickets to the Laurie Berkner…

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All About Nuclear Cowboyz Rider Javier Villegas

March 14th, 2013

The Nuclear Cowboyz show is coming up this weekend at the IZOD Center in East Rutherford. After seeing this motocross spectacular last year we were quickly turned into fans. Recently Sean, one of our junior writers was offered the opportunity to interview Nuclear Cowboyz rider, Javier Villegas. What made you decide to be a Nuclear…

Nuclear Cowboyz Family 4 Pack of Ticket Giveaway – Ticket Tuesday

February 12th, 2013

  Take a look at this video…. Have you ever seen the Nuclear Cowboyz? Nuclear Cowboyz promises to put on a show unlike you and I have ever seen before. From the looks of the video, I believe it!   Do you want to come with us to see Nuclear Cowboyz perform?   Here’s your…

Pump It Up – Randolph…The Cure for Rainy & Chilly Days

October 12th, 2012

Pump It Up in Randolph, New Jersey is a great place to cure the rainy day blues.  There are many slides, moon bounces, climbing structures for everyone.  The establishment keeps a calendar of “Drop In” play times for kids.  If you are like me and have children under the age of 5, you are always…

Taking a break from ice skating at Codey Arena in West Orange NJ

Indoor Ice Skating Locations in Morris County – Field Trip Friday

October 12th, 2012

    Casual ice skating in Morris County, New Jersey is easy to find.  There are a few fantastic places to enjoy a great form of winter exercise.  Here is a look at three great places to ice skate for fun in New Jersey.   Morris County Ice Skating Rinks   Mennen Sports Arena (Morris…

The Land Of Make Believe, an Amusement Park in Hope, New Jersey

August 24th, 2012

The Land of Make Believe in Hope, New Jersey is a smaller family run amusement park that boasts both water fun and rides.  Located in Warren County, it is an easy ride to the park from Route 80 West.  I’ve taken my twins there twice over the last two years and I haven’t been disappointed….

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Lowe’s Build and Grow Clinics – FREE Make & Takes for Kids

August 23rd, 2012

  We had the most fun at the last two Lowe’s Build and Grow Clinics that we attended. They are held twice a month on Saturday at 10 a.m. and on Sunday at 2 p.m. Space is usually limited to the first 50 guests. They ask that you register online, but you can also fill…

Hyatt Place Secaucus Meadowlands – Family Friendly Hotel Review

August 16th, 2012

    Our latest  Weekends in New Jersey had us busy with a visit to the Field Station Dinosaurs, the Hoboken Fire Department Museum, the New Jersey Festival of Ballooning, an overnight visit to the Hyatt Place Secaucus Meadowlands, and meals at Under the Moon Cafe, Cheeseburgers in Paradise, Houlihan’s in Bridgewater, and Goodfella’s of…