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.
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Touch-A-Truck Day! September 12 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm No registration required! With Fairfield & West Essex community departments, as well as Criger’s Towing, Sip ‘N Swirl & Salomone Redi-Mix and their vehicles in the Fairfield Free Public Library parking lot! Jenn's Tip for Taking Kids to Touch a Truck Events It's always fun to be the child that gets to sit in the truck and turn on the sirens and press the horn. As each child takes their…Find out more »
Fairy Tale Fun w/ Medieval Times September 30 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm Join us for a special event with Medieval Times! The Queen will read attendees a special story, followed by fun crafts and a snack. Feel free to dress up like a princess, prince, knight, or even dragon! 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.Find out more »
Fall Festival Saturday, October 19 ~ 2:00pm - 4:00pm Location: The event will be held at the Fairfield Public Library. Fall Festival Activities Live Music with Gerard and Diane Barros Petting Zoo Pumpkin Decorating Face Painting Balloon Animals Bounce House Cider & Donuts Plenty of literary fun Admission fees for the Fall Festival FREE Admission! For more information about this event, please visit the link listed here or the event organizer listed in the organizer area of…Find out more »