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.
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Back to the Future Party - Friday, May 1 ~ 5:00pm - 8:00pm Tuckerton Seaport will be celebrating its 20th year of delivering high-impact, family-focused experiences. Tickets are $40 and available on our website. 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 »
Chainsaw Carving Competition - 2 carvers from New Jersey, 2 from Colorado and 1 from Pennsylvania. Watch quick carve demos where logs are turned into works of art. Live auction of all-carved items on Sunday. Food trucks and craft beer. Plus, decoy carving, boat building, and blacksmithing. demos. Live auction on both days. 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 »
28th Annual Seafood and Music Festival Saturday, June 27 and Sunday, June 28 ~ 11:00am - 5:00pm Location: The event will be held at Tuckerton Seaport and Baymen's Museum. Seafood and Music Festival Activities "Jersey Fresh" clams, crabs, and scallops from the finest local seafood purveyors Craft brew court Crafters and Vendors Family Activities Demonstrations Decoy Carving Boat Building The Juggling Hoffmans Entertainment Schedule Motts Creek Pickers on Saturday Heart Fulla Blues on Sunday Admission fees…Find out more »
Details about the Tuckerton Seaport's annual Halloween event, the Haunted Seaport with scary and nonscary activities.Find out more »
Lighthouse enthusiasts can visit every lighthouse in New Jersey over this exciting two day event (Note: Night climbs are available at the Absecon, Cape May and Tuckerton Seaport lighthouses). For more information on the Lighthouse Challenge, please visit the Lighthouse Challenge of NJ website:Find out more »