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New Jersey Parks & Forestry

October 2019

Harvest Festival at Ringwood State Park

October 19 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
New Jersey Botantical Garden, 2 Morris Rd
Ringwood,NJ07456United States
$5

Harvest Festival Saturday, October 19 ~ 10:00am - 5:00pm Location The event will be held at the New Jersey Botanical Garden.   Harvest Festival Activities Hayrides Pumpkin Picking Games Face Painting Apple Sauce Making Booths Exhibits Music   Admission fees for the Harvest Festival FREE Admission $5 parking per car     For more information about this event, please visit the link listed here or the event organizer listed in the organizer area of this event listing. 

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Ghostly Gatherings Candlelight Tours Of The Hancock House

October 20 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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One event on October 21, 2019 at 7:00 pm

Hancock House, 3 Front St
Hancocks Bridge,NJ08038United States
$2

Ghostly Gatherings Candlelight Tour October 20th and 21st - 7pm, 8pm and 9pm both nights Reservations/pre-payment required ($5 for adults/$2 for children under 16) For more information call the Hancock House: (856) 935-4373 To make reservations call Fort Mott State Park: (856) 935-3218

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Ghostly Gatherings Candlelight Tours Of The Hancock House

October 21 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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One event on October 21, 2019 at 7:00 pm

Hancock House, 3 Front St
Hancocks Bridge,NJ08038United States
$2

Ghostly Gatherings Candlelight Tour October 20th and 21st - 7pm, 8pm and 9pm both nights Reservations/pre-payment required ($5 for adults/$2 for children under 16) For more information call the Hancock House: (856) 935-4373 To make reservations call Fort Mott State Park: (856) 935-3218

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Halloween and Pet Festival at Leonardo State Marina

October 26 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Leonardo State Marina, 102 Concord Avenue
Leonardo,NJUnited States
Free

Join The NJ State Park Service and Conserve Wildlife Foundation of NJ for our Annual Halloween Event featuring our first ever Pet Festival!! A FREE event for the whole family pets included!!!! We'll have free giveaways for all pets!  

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