12 Can’t Miss Discounts on Fun Things to Do in NJ!
Looking for awesome things to do in NJ that don’t cost a fortune? Things to Do in New Jersey has the scoop on incredible discounts and deals on fun things to do in New Jersey and we can’t wait to share the details with our readers! Our Thrifty Thursday weekly feature has great discounts on New Jersey events and activities like concerts, plays, festivals, kids activities and attractions, sporting events, and much more!!! Read on to snag the savings on the best things to do in New Jersey…
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February 28 & March 1 2018 – Lincroft NJ
March 3 2018 – Trenton NJ
When the Globetrotters hit the road in celebration of their 92nd anniversary, they won’t forget to bring their jaw-dropping blend of athletic precision and razzle-dazzle showmanship that has entertained hundreds of millions of fans over the past nine decades. Throughout the lengthy world tour, a rotating roster of Globetrotter favorites—including a trio of female players—will take to the hardwood each game. Spectators might spot veteran guard TNT Lister sharing a behind-the-back pass with dunker Thunder Law, who also holds the world record for farthest basketball shot made backwards at 82 feet 2 inches. Speaking of long-distance shots, the Globetrotters court features basketball’s first four-point line, which is more than 6 feet behind the NBA’s current three-point line.
Collins Arena at Brookdale Community College – Lincroft, NJ (February 28 or March 1 at 7 p.m.)
- $40 for one ticket for premium general admission seating
– Save up to 25%!
- $45 for one ticket for general admission seating plus a Magic Pass – Save up to 26%!
- $49 for one ticket for VIP floor general admission seating
– Save up to 25%!
CURE Insurance Arena- Trenton, NJ (March 3 at 2pm or 7pm)
- $35 for one ticket for seating in rows A-B of sections 104-107 or 114-117 – Save up to 44%!
- $36 for one ticket for seating in rows BBB-HHH of section 101; rows AA-DD of sections 103, 108, 113, or 118, plus a Magic Pass – Save up to 49%!
- $38 for one ticket for seating in row CCC of sections 104-107 or 114-117 – Save up to 49%!
Natali Vineyards Wine Tasting and Tour
Cape May Courthouse NJ
In 2000, Alfred Natali ditched a career designing telephone circuits for the brokerage industry to focus his analytic mind on the soil of a 22-acre plot just half a mile from the Delaware Bay. The result, ultimately, has been award-winning varietals made with a slow, integrated practice. Enjoy a Natali Vineyards wine tasting with souvenir glass, cheese and crackers, self-guided tour, and 10% off your wine purchase with this awesome deal.
- $26 for a Wine Tasting for Two with Souvenir Glass, Cheese and Crackers, Self-Guided Tour & 10% off wine purchase – Save 40%!
- $51 for a Wine Tasting for Two with Souvenir Glass, Cheese and Crackers, Self-Guided Tour & 10% off wine purchase – Save 41%!
Back to the Eighties Show with Jessie’s Girl
March 9 2018 at 7:00pm
Jessie’s Girl’s primary line-up includes a team of NYC’s top rock and pop vocalists: Up-and-coming superstar Jenna O’Gara, Off-Broadway’s Chris Hall and renown “Sting” impersonator Mark Rinzel. They are backed by one of the tightest bands in the city comprised of 20+ year veterans of the NYC music scene: Eric Presti on guitar, Sky on keys, Drew Mortali on bass, and Michael Maenza on drums, each with dozens of credits performing with authentic 80’s icons who made the music famous to begin with! In fact, Bret Michaels, MC Hammer, Colin Hay from Men at Work, Tiffany, Debbie Gibson, Taylor Dane, Mike Score from A Flock of Seagulls, Tone Loc, Rob Base and many more have all performed at the Back To The Eighties Show. There is no decade like the Eighties and no party like the Back To The Eighties Show with Jessie’s Girl. So throw on your best neon, use extra hair spray on that hair – because its time to party like it’s 1989!
- $15 for one general admission ticket – Save 55%!!!
Big Brew NJ
March 3 2018 – Morristown NJ
It’d be hard to find a city block where you could sample unlimited pours of over 200 craft beers, but that’s exactly what you get at the Morristown Big Brew Beer Festival. Beer lovers wander around the Morristown Armory and sample each brewery’s wares until they find their favorite flavor. As they sip on their brews, they can wash down the beer with delicious food available on the spot. And with a beer in one hand and a plate of grub in the other, their feet are still free to tap to the beat of music played by live local bands.
- $49 for one general admission ticket – Save 30%!!!
Frozen In Ice: Wild West
Various Dates through February 25 2018
Saddle up this winter and ride on out to Skylands Stadium for a frozen adventure featuring Wild West–themed ice sculpture displays, a 50-foot giant ice slide, a life-sized ice maze, live ice carving demonstrations, carnival and ice games, a s’mores fire pit, and more. Talented ice carvers and designers from Sculpted Ice Works will transform more than 100 tons of ice into interactive ice sculpture displays made to look like a Wild West town.
- $44 for Two General Admission Tickets plus Two Hot Chocolates, Two Hand Warmers & One S’mores Kit – Save 21%!!!
- $24 for Four General Admission Tickets plus Four Hot Chocolates, Two Hand Warmers & One S’mores Kit – Save 21%!!!
The Peking Acrobats
February 15 2018 – Englewood NJ
The Peking Acrobats soar onto stage prepared to astound audiences with gravity-defying stunts and spellbinding aerial antics. Since making their Western debut in 1986, the Chinese-based masters of marvel have helped infuse modern culture with their unique, ancient art form, sweeping across major U.S. television networks and swinging through venues worldwide. A live Chinese orchestra accompanies each gasp-worthy step with whimsical measures while colorfully costumed performers balance atop pencil-thin wires, ride elevated cycles, and contort their bodies into the phone numbers of ex-sweethearts. Elaborate stage props add striking visuals to the unfolding spectacle, backing jugglers and gymnasts with surprising twists throughout the show.
- $20.60 for one ticket in the rear orchestra or balcony
– Save 50%!!!
- $25.70 for one ticket in the orchestra or mezzanine – Save 50%!!!
Admission to Morven Museum & Garden
Morven was once the home of Richard Stockton, a leading attorney who would go on to be a signer of the Declaration of Independence, and New Jersey’s first Governor’s Mansion. Today, Morven Museum & Garden is a National Historic Landmark and houses exhibitions relating to New Jersey history and culture, as well as the Morven property. As guests wander the museum’s halls, Stockton family portraiture and decorative art speaks of past eras while contemporary art and photographs keep visitors grounded in the present day. Meanwhile, 5 more acres outside host a massive garden that includes a recreation of Morven’s old Colonial Revival Garden.
(Children under 6 admitted free; Student Admission – $8)
Unlimited Rides and More at iPlay America
Visitors love to get inside the fun at iPlay America, enjoying the racing go-karts, laser tag battles and the Freedom Rider Spinning Coaster, simultaneously challenge and entertain guests inside the amusement facility spanning nearly 4 acres. Like its outdoor cousins, the indoor fun park houses more than 250 arcade games for the whole family. The arcade features classics like skee ball as well as newer offerings like Angry Birds and Harpoon Lagoon. Interactive amusements, such as the iPA Speedway, place patrons in the driver’s seat of a real vehicle, and the 4D Motion Theater tantalizes visual senses with video images and sound effects. Sky Trail, an indoor ropes course, features 17 unique elements to conquer, like beams, nets, and rope ladders; meanwhile, the Sky Tykes course will let younger visitors join in the fun.
Marvel Universe LIVE! Age of Heroes
March 15 & 16 2018
Marvel fans, assemble for this live, action-packed battle to defend the universe from evil. This all new show unites Spider-Man, the Avengers, the Guardians of the Galaxy and Doctor Strange in a race against time to recover the Wand of Watoomb before Loki gains control. This ancient artifact would allow Loki to achieve his eternal quest to crown himself ruler of the universe. Witness the cutting-edge special effects and immersive video projection in this legendary, live adventure.
Laser Tag Game & Mini Golf
Bonkerz Family Fun Center
Enjoy a fun time with friends at Bonkerz Family Fun Center while you battle each other in the high-octane laser-tag arena and play a game of mini golf. Kids and adults alike will have a blast at this indoor fun center! Fun center package includes a laser tag game and one round of mini golf.
- $14 for a fun-center package for two – Save 50%!!!
- $28 for a fun-center package for four – Save 50%!!!
Sugarloaf Craft Festival
March 2 – 4 2018
Hosting hundreds of the most creative independent artisans around, the Sugarloaf Crafts Festival has the perfect handcrafted find for everyone, whatever your taste. Come out to the New Jersey Expo and Convention Center and browse everything from fashion and fine art to woodcraft and specialty foods. See the magic come to life before your eyes with live demonstrations like wheel thrown pottery and metal spinning. Live music will accompany your day, and kids will have a blast using their imaginations with costumed storytelling. Whether you’re looking for jewelry, ceramics, glass or metal arts, chances are you’ll find it at the Sugarloaf Crafts Festival in Edison.
- $5 for general admission for one – Save 50%!!!
- $10 for a 4-pack of general admission tickets – Save 65%!!!
Various Dates through February 25 2018
Louisa May Alcott’s beloved novel blossoms on stage as a musical. “Little Women” follows the adventures of the remarkable March sisters — budding author Jo, practical Meg, sweet Beth and romantic Amy — who’re coming of age during the Civil War under the care of their doting mother. A touching tale of young love, achieving your dreams and the enduring power of family, this song-filled adaptation at The Eagle Theatre in Hammonton, New Jersey is designed for the entire family to enjoy. The show’s original New York run starred Tony-winner Sutton Foster (“Younger”), who was nominated for both a Drama Desk and a Tony Award for her performance as Jo.
- $14.50 for one ticket to Little Women – Save 50%!!!
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