Calendar of New Jersey Events for Kids, Teens, & Families
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 canceled 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.
Events are posted on Jersey Family Fun with information from various sources; as well as submissions from local businesses. Please note all events are subject to change without notice. Jersey Family Fun is not liable for errors, omissions, or changes to calendar event listings.
For more specific information on any event please contact the event organizer directly. Jersey Family Fun does not put on these events, we only help with the promotion of them.
Don't you want families to know about your events in NJ? For information on having your event listed and advertised on the Jersey Family Fun Calendar of New Jersey Events, please visit our event submission directions.
Want a listing of this weekend's events delivered to your mailbox each week? Visit our newsletter sign up form to sign up for our Jersey Family Fun Events newsletter.
View your County's Calendar of Events
View your county's specific calendar of events by clicking one of the shortcut links below.
- This event has passed.
Scarecrow Stroll and Selfie Contest in Hackettstown 2022
Here’s another fun fall activity in Hackettstown, New Jersey.
- As of October 9, 2022, these are the details that have been released about this year’s scarecrows.
10th Annual Scarecrow Contest
Join us for this fun event!
When is this event?
October 10, 2022 @ 8:00 am – 8:00 pm
When are the scarecrows on display?
Scarecrows will be on display from October 10, 2022 – November 7, 2022.
Where are the Hackettstown scarecrows on display?
The scarecrows are on displayed outside participating stores in Hackettstown, New Jersey.
Is the event indoors or outdoors?Outdoor
Is registration required?No
Is there an admission fee to see the Scarecrow Display?
There is no admission fee.
This event is being organized and hosted by
Please contact them with any questions regarding this event. Jersey Family Fun is not directly involved with this event.
How can I participate in this event? How can I submit a scarecrow?
As this is not our event we recommend contacting the event organizer listed above for information on participating in this NJ scarecrow trail.
More about the Scarecrow Stroll and Selfie Contest
Find a Scarecrow at any participating business and take a SELFIE. Email your photo to [email protected] or Share on Facebook and tag @hackettstownbid to enter contest. Submissions due 9 am Nov 1st. The selfie with the most LIKES wins $25 BID Bucks to spend in any participating BID business.
To learn more about this event visit the website below
Find more scarecrows in New Jersey
Want to see more unique scarecrows? Click on our guide to New Jersey scarecrow trails to find one near you.