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.
Events are sometimes cancelled or postponed, before heading out please double check with the event organizer for current times and additional information. We do our best to provide the most relevant and timely information to our readers.
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Free Admission Days at WheatonArts & Family Art Workshops
October 27 @ 11:00 am - 3:30 pm
One event on October 20, 2019 at 11:00 am
One event on October 26, 2019 at 11:00 am
One event on October 27, 2019 at 11:00 am
One event on November 29, 2019 at 11:00 am
One event on December 1, 2019 at 11:00 am
One event on January 11, 2020 at 11:00 am
One event on January 25, 2020 at 11:00 am
WheatonArts FREE Admission Days
The WheatonArts “Family Days! Presented by PNC Arts Alive!” program provides FREE Admission to all WheatonArts visitors on select days listed below, along with a variety of enhanced family programming including artist demonstrations, special exhibition tours, hands-on workshops, & children’s art activities.
WheatonArts FREE Admission Dates 2019 Schedule
- October 19 – What is Your Water Story?
- October 20 – Enhanced Daily Programming
- October 26 – East Asian Autumn Festival
- October 27 – HalloWheaton, trick-or-treat!
- November 29 – Big Glass Blast!
- December 1 – Enhanced Daily Programming
- December 7 – Holiday Glass in the Studio
- December 8 – Enhanced Daily Programming
FREE Family Art Workshops:
Join the FUN and CREATE with us! WheatonArts offers one-hour family art workshops on selected Saturdays, January through March, from 11 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. All materials are provided. These Family Art Workshops are FREE, presented by PNC Arts Alive!
January 11, 2020 – Origami Gift Boxes
January 25, 2020 – Friendly Monster Watercolor Blow Art and Illustrations
February 8, 2020 – Pointillism Paintings
February 22, 2020 – Cardboard Painted Self Portraits
March 7, 2020 – Paper Tube Koi Fish
March 21, 2020 – Nature Impressions in Clay