We’ve been sharing the best weekend events in New Jersey since our beginning in 2010. We update the listing every week and adjust the format as needed to better serve our readers. With 2018, we began helping you find things to do in New Jersey this weekend BETTER by sorting our Weekend Events in New Jersey by region. Read below to find things to do in North Jersey, Central Jersey, and South Jersey this weekend.
This post has been updated for New Jersey weekend events January 19 & January 20, 2019.
Here are our picks for the best local weekend events in New Jersey.
For FREE or almost free things to do this weekend, keep reading!
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Most events listed below are free, but please check the links for more details. Registration may be required.
5 Great Things to do in North Jersey This Weekend
- Nature Story Time, Tenafly Nature Center, Tenafly – Bergen County – FREE (Saturday)
- Nature in Winter Walk at Moonlight, High Point State Park, Sussex – Sussex County – $2 (Saturday)
- Maple Sugaring Demonstrations, Great Swamp Outdoor Education Center, Chatham – Morris County – $3 (Both Days)
- Toddler Play Group, Bogota Library – Bergen County – FREE (Saturday)
- Story Time, Hoboken Fire Department – Hudson County – FREE (Sunday)
Find more great family-friendly Northern New Jersey events happening this weekend on our full New Jersey Calendar of Events.
5 Great Things to do in Central New Jersey this Weekend
- Small Explorers, New Jersey State Museum, Trenton – Mercer County – FREE (Saturday)
- Story Time, Words, Asbury Park – Monmouth County – FREE (Saturday)
- Turtle Meet and Greet, Manasquan Reservoir Environmental Center, Howell – Monmouth County – FREE (Both Days)
- MLK Day Community Reception, Microsoft Store, Bridgewater – Somerset County – FREE (Sunday)
- Winter Scavenger Hunt, Echo Hill, Flemington – Hunterdon County – $5 (Sunday)
Find more great family-friendly Central New Jersey events happening this weekend on our full New Jersey Calendar of Events.
5 Great Things to do in South Jersey this Weekend
- Family Art Workshops, Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center, Millville – Cumberland County – FREE (Saturday)
- Winter Beach Blast, Ocean County Mall, Toms River – Ocean County – FREE (Saturday)
- Patcong Valley Model Railroad Open House, Richland – Atlantic County – FREE (Both Days)
- Family Roller Skating, Cape May Convention Hall, Cape May – Cape May County – $5 (Both Days)
- Legends of the Night Sky, Edelman Planetarium, Glassboro – Gloucester County – $2 (Sunday)
Find more great family-friendly Southern New Jersey events happening this weekend on our full New Jersey Calendar of Events.
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