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.
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Ventnor City 4th of July Fun Run 2021
July 2, 2021 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
As of June 20, 2022, the admission price for this event is now $15.00 up to June 19, 2022 (Child price $10.00 under 11). Therefore, it does not qualify for a complimentary listing on the Jersey Family Fun Calendar of Events.
49th Annual Ventnor Mile and Independence Day Celebration 2021
WHEN: 7:00 PM – Friday, JULY 2, 2021 * Rain or Shine
WHERE: Newport Avenue and the Boardwalk
1 Mile Run will be a point to point event all on the Boardwalk. Event will begin at 7:00 pm at the Swarthmore Ave and Boardwalk.
Finish line will be near Somerset and Boardwalk. (Start will depending on the wind direction on race day then we may change the direction of the run.)
PRICE: Cost will be $10.00 Adults & Child – $8.00 (Under 11)
Online registration will close at midnight on Thursday, July 1, 2021
Please sign-up online to prevent a backlog of paper registration on race day.
(“All mail in registrations must be received back by Friday, June 25 “)
7:45 PM: Post-Race Awards Ceremony, include hot dogs and drinks to all participants.
(Ventnor Community Building, 6500 Atlantic Ave, Ventnor, NJ)