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New Jersey Events Near Me This Weekend for Kids, Toddlers, and Teens February 11-12

We’ve been sharing the best things to do in New Jersey this weekend since our beginning in 2010. If you’re looking for New Jersey events near me this weekend this list is for you! We update the listing of events this weekend every week with fun, cheap, and free things to do in NJ this weekend.

While many of these New Jersey events will appeal to everyone this guide to New Jersey events near me this weekend is designed to prioritize things to do this weekend with kids, toddlers, and teens.

Not only are we sharing with you New Jersey events near me (and you) this weekend for kids, toddlers, and teens, but we are also sharing our favorite regular fun weekend activities so you’ll find there’s always something to do on weekends in New Jersey.

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Our guide to New Jersey weekend events also provides you with a preview of things to do next weekend in New Jersey too.

New Jersey Events Near Me This Weekend for Kids, Toddlers, & Teens

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Some of our favorite weekend activities in New Jersey for families

If you are looking for a little weekend adventure or day trip across New Jersey to take your kids on, take a look at these ideas. They may involve a little bit of a drive but they are totally worth it.

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Chase after waterfalls this weekend.
  • Discover a New Jersey State Park or forest that’s new to you.
  • Get building with Lowe’s DIY Kids Workshop. The kids workshops are back, but happen a little differently. Kids register in advance, but then pick up the kits to take home. Learn more here and get the date for the next event. They happen once a month.
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We update this every Sunday evening/Monday morning. If you’re checking this early in the week, please come back and revisit later in the week when MORE events will have been added too.

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Lowe’s DIY Kids Workshop

Lowe's - Participating Locations NJ

Details about the return of Kids Workshops to Lowe's home improvement stores. Formerly called Build and Grow Clinics these are now called Lowe's DIY Kids Workshops.

Free

Valentine’s Day Craft in Montgomery 2023

Montgomery Branch Library 100 Community Drive, Skillman

Here's another Valentine's Day event in Montgomery, New Jersey. Family Craft Visit Youth Services anytime between 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. for a Valentine’s Day themed craft (while supplies last.) …

Free
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Demonstrations at Howell Living History Farm

Howell Living History Farm 70 Woodens Lane, Lambertville

Here are more fun activities in Lambertville, New Jersey. As of January 3, 2023, these are the details that have been released about this event. Howell Living History Farm Demonstrations …

Free

Valentine’s Day Craft in Ventnor City at Ventnor Branch Library 2023

Ventnor City Branch Library 6500 Atlantic Ave, Ventnor City

Here's another Valentine's Day event in Ventnor City, New Jersey. Shaving Cream Painting Craft Make a Valentine's Day painting using colorful, swirled shaving cream. Guardians must remain present with children …

Free
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JCPenney Kids Zone Events

Your Local JC Penney NJ

New Jersey JC Penney stores offer free kids events. Get the details and schedule for JC Penney Kids Zone Events near you.

Free

Valentine’s Day Party in Fair Lawn at Fair Lawn Library 2023

Maurice M. Pine Library - Fair Lawn 10-01 Fair Lawn Ave, Fair Lawn

Here's another Valentine's Day event in Fair Lawn, New Jersey. Valentine's Extravaganza Play some games, make some crafts, and have lots of FUN with the library's Teen Advisory Board volunteers. …

Free

Valentine’s Day Craft in Cape May Court House 2023

Cape May Court House Library 30 Mechanic Street, Cape May Court House

Here's another Valentine's Day event in Cape May Court House, New Jersey. DIY Valentine Cards Children ages 2-12 are invited to drop by the Court House Library Children's Room and …

Free

Valentine’s Day Bazaar in Asbury Park 2023

Asbury Park (See Description) Asbury Park

Here's another Valentine's Day event in Asbury Park, New Jersey. Asbury Park Valentine's Bazaar 2023 Can’t Buy Me Love! Don't miss the Asbury Park Valentine’s Bazaar. Celebrate local love in …

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Maple Sugaring in Basking Ridge

Somerset County Park Commission Environmental Education Center 190 Lord Stirling Rd, Basking Ridge

Here are more fun activities in Bernards Township, New Jersey. Maple Sugaring Maple sugaring is a tradition in the Northeast that began centuries ago with the Native Americans and Colonists. …

$6 – $7

Wildlife Baby Shower in Medford 2023

Medford United Methodist Church 2 Hartford Rd, Medford

Here are more fun activities in Medford, New Jersey. Wildlife Baby Shower You are cordially invited to Woodford Cedar Run’s Wildlife Baby Shower! Help out by delivering essential items in …

Free
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Free Admission Days at The West Milford Museum 2023

The West Milford Museum 1477 Union Valley Road, West Milford

Here are more fun activities in West Milford, New Jersey. Free Admission Days at The West Milford Museum Situated in the heart of the New Jersey Highlands, the Township of …

Free
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Tours of Batsto Village in Hammonton

Batsto Village 31 Batsto Rd, Hammonton

Here are more fun activities in Hammonton, New Jersey. Tours of Batsto Village Welcome back - they hope to see you on the porch! It is recommended to call the …

$3
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Cedar Bridge Historical Nature Walks in Barnegat

Cedar Bridge Tavern at Cedar Bridge County Park 200 Old Halfway Road, Barnegat

Here are more fun activities in Barnegat, New Jersey. As of December 10, 2022, these are the details that have been released about this event. Tour of the Grounds at …

Free
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Maple Sugaring in Basking Ridge

Somerset County Park Commission Environmental Education Center 190 Lord Stirling Rd, Basking Ridge

Here are more fun activities in Bernards Township, New Jersey. Maple Sugaring Maple sugaring is a tradition in the Northeast that began centuries ago with the Native Americans and Colonists. …

$6 – $7
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Black History Month Family Art Exhibit in Maplewood 2023

1978 Maplewood Arts Center 1978 Springfield Avenue, Maplewood

Here are more fun activities in Maplewood, New Jersey. 1978 Art Exhibition - “A FAMILY AFFAIR” - Featuring Artist Timothy J. Simmons The art of Timothy J. Simmons challenges the …

Free

“The You Voice” Special Performance in Jersey City

Mana Contemporary in Jersey City 888 Newark Avenue, Jersey City

Here are more fun activities in Jersey City, New Jersey. "The You Voice" Special Performance To celebrate the end of the two month run of Derrick Belcham's "The You Voice" …

Free
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Sunday Fundays in Teaneck at Temple Emeth

Temple Emeth of Teaneck 1666 Windsor Road, Teaneck

Here are more fun activities in Teaneck, New Jersey. Sunday Fundays at Temple Emeth Temple Emeth invites kids 5 and under and their grownups to Sunday Fundays - a monthly …

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Maple Sugaring in Basking Ridge

Somerset County Park Commission Environmental Education Center 190 Lord Stirling Rd, Basking Ridge

Here are more fun activities in Bernards Township, New Jersey. Maple Sugaring Maple sugaring is a tradition in the Northeast that began centuries ago with the Native Americans and Colonists. …

$6 – $7

Valentine’s Day Pop Up Shop in Elizabeth 2023

Pop Up Next Door - Elizabeth 1169 Elizabeth Ave, Elizabeth

Here's another Valentine's Day event in Elizabeth, New Jersey. Valentine's Day Relax & Shop - Pop Up Shop Pop Up Next Door presents Valentine's Day Relax and Shop! Come down …

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Art Together at Zimmerli Art Museum in New Brunswick

Zimmerli Art Museum at Rutgers 71 Hamilton St, New Brunswick

Here are more fun activities in New Brunswick, New Jersey. As of December 13, 2022, these are the details that have been released about this event. Art Together Art Together …

Free
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Smith-Cadbury House Museum Tour in Moorestown 2023

Smith-Cadbury Mansion 12 High Street, Moorestown

Here are more fun activities in Moorestown, New Jersey. Smith Cadbury Mansion Tours The house was built around 1738 by Joshua Humphries, possibly on the foundation of an even older …

Free
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Tours of Batsto Village in Hammonton

Batsto Village 31 Batsto Rd, Hammonton

Here are more fun activities in Hammonton, New Jersey. Tours of Batsto Village Welcome back - they hope to see you on the porch! It is recommended to call the …

$3
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Discovery Nature Walks at Jake’s Branch in Beachwood

Jake's Branch County Park 1100 Double Trouble Rd,, Beachwood

Here are more fun activities in Beachwood, New Jersey. Discovery Nature Walks Join a park naturalist on these brief but informative nature walks through Jakes Branch Park. Weather permitting. Walks …

Free
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Maple Sugaring in Basking Ridge

Somerset County Park Commission Environmental Education Center 190 Lord Stirling Rd, Basking Ridge

Here are more fun activities in Bernards Township, New Jersey. Maple Sugaring Maple sugaring is a tradition in the Northeast that began centuries ago with the Native Americans and Colonists. …

$6 – $7
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Black History Month Family Art Exhibit in Maplewood 2023

1978 Maplewood Arts Center 1978 Springfield Avenue, Maplewood

Here are more fun activities in Maplewood, New Jersey. 1978 Art Exhibition - “A FAMILY AFFAIR” - Featuring Artist Timothy J. Simmons The art of Timothy J. Simmons challenges the …

Free
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Michaels Make Break Crafts 2023

Local Michaels Store New Jersey

Here are more fun activities in New Jersey. Make Breaks Come in store for a free craft! When is this event? When is the raindate? No rain date information has …

Free

Want to know about next weekend’s events in New Jersey?

We’re still adding NJ events for next weekend to our calendar, but for now, we can offer you a sneak preview.

Check out NJ Weekend Events happening on Saturday, February 18, 2023.

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Demonstrations at Howell Living History Farm

Howell Living History Farm 70 Woodens Lane, Lambertville

Here are more fun activities in Lambertville, New Jersey. As of January 3, 2023, these are the details that have been released about this event. Howell Living History Farm Demonstrations …

Free

Black History Month Story Time in Montclair at Montclair Library 2023

Montclair Public Library 50 South Fullerton Avenue, Montclair

Here are more fun activities in Montclair, New Jersey. Storyteller Shirley Johnson A celebration of African and African-American folktales. Storytelling is a pastime that has guided us since the dawn …

Free
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Maple Sugaring in Basking Ridge

Somerset County Park Commission Environmental Education Center 190 Lord Stirling Rd, Basking Ridge

Here are more fun activities in Bernards Township, New Jersey. Maple Sugaring Maple sugaring is a tradition in the Northeast that began centuries ago with the Native Americans and Colonists. …

$6 – $7

Mardi Gras in Asbury Park 2023

Shoppes At the Arcade in Asbury Park 658 Cookman Avenue, Asbury Park

Here are more fun activities in Asbury Park, New Jersey. Asbury Park Mardi Gras Weekend 2023 Asbury Park Mardi Gras is back for 2023! Bring your family and friends for …

Free
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Free Admission Days at The West Milford Museum 2023

The West Milford Museum 1477 Union Valley Road, West Milford

Here are more fun activities in West Milford, New Jersey. Free Admission Days at The West Milford Museum Situated in the heart of the New Jersey Highlands, the Township of …

Free
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Tours of Batsto Village in Hammonton

Batsto Village 31 Batsto Rd, Hammonton

Here are more fun activities in Hammonton, New Jersey. Tours of Batsto Village Welcome back - they hope to see you on the porch! It is recommended to call the …

$3
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Maple Sugaring in Basking Ridge

Somerset County Park Commission Environmental Education Center 190 Lord Stirling Rd, Basking Ridge

Here are more fun activities in Bernards Township, New Jersey. Maple Sugaring Maple sugaring is a tradition in the Northeast that began centuries ago with the Native Americans and Colonists. …

$6 – $7
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Black History Month Family Art Exhibit in Maplewood 2023

1978 Maplewood Arts Center 1978 Springfield Avenue, Maplewood

Here are more fun activities in Maplewood, New Jersey. 1978 Art Exhibition - “A FAMILY AFFAIR” - Featuring Artist Timothy J. Simmons The art of Timothy J. Simmons challenges the …

Free

Check out NJ Weekend Events happening on Sunday, February 19, 2023.

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Maple Sugaring in Basking Ridge

Somerset County Park Commission Environmental Education Center 190 Lord Stirling Rd, Basking Ridge

Here are more fun activities in Bernards Township, New Jersey. Maple Sugaring Maple sugaring is a tradition in the Northeast that began centuries ago with the Native Americans and Colonists. …

$6 – $7
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Tours of Batsto Village in Hammonton

Batsto Village 31 Batsto Rd, Hammonton

Here are more fun activities in Hammonton, New Jersey. Tours of Batsto Village Welcome back - they hope to see you on the porch! It is recommended to call the …

$3
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Discovery Nature Walks at Jake’s Branch in Beachwood

Jake's Branch County Park 1100 Double Trouble Rd,, Beachwood

Here are more fun activities in Beachwood, New Jersey. Discovery Nature Walks Join a park naturalist on these brief but informative nature walks through Jakes Branch Park. Weather permitting. Walks …

Free
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Maple Sugaring in Basking Ridge

Somerset County Park Commission Environmental Education Center 190 Lord Stirling Rd, Basking Ridge

Here are more fun activities in Bernards Township, New Jersey. Maple Sugaring Maple sugaring is a tradition in the Northeast that began centuries ago with the Native Americans and Colonists. …

$6 – $7
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Black History Month Family Art Exhibit in Maplewood 2023

1978 Maplewood Arts Center 1978 Springfield Avenue, Maplewood

Here are more fun activities in Maplewood, New Jersey. 1978 Art Exhibition - “A FAMILY AFFAIR” - Featuring Artist Timothy J. Simmons The art of Timothy J. Simmons challenges the …

Free
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Michaels Make Break Crafts 2023

Local Michaels Store New Jersey

Here are more fun activities in New Jersey. Make Breaks Come in store for a free craft! When is this event? When is the raindate? No rain date information has …

Free
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Gigi Martin

Thursday 6th of October 2022

I enjoy reading your events for kids, but I would definitely read any events directed towards adults and seniors, more, as I am sure others would, also.

Jennifer Auer

Friday 7th of October 2022

Thank you for your feedback. The nature of our site and business is to promote events and activities that are family friendly. - Jenn

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