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South Jersey Pumpkin Show Returns This Weekend!

Food Network Names South Jersey Pumpkin Show Top Pumpkin Festival in NJ

Celebrate the autumn season at the South Jersey Pumpkin Show! This amazing family friendly New Jersey fall festival – named the best pumpkin festival in the state by Food Network Magazine – takes place this weekend (October 13-15) and features fun activities for all ages.… Read more...

The Complete Guide to Apple Picking In New Jersey – 2017

Local Apples are Ripe and Ready for Harvest on Pick Your Own Apple Farms in NJ

The cool, crisp days of autumn are here, and that means that apple picking in New Jersey has kicked into high gear as well. All over the Garden State, New Jersey farms are bursting with wonderfully juicy and crisp delicious apples!… Read more...

Lucy The Elephant – New Jersey’s Most Peculiar Pachyderm!

Six-Story Elephant is a Jersey Shore Must-See!

The Jersey shore is no stranger to weird and wonderful sites – from the now dismantled telephone pole field at Good Luck Point, to the World War II bunker on the beach and the concrete ship SS Atlantus off the shore in Cape May, to Madame Marie’s psychic booth on the Asbury Park boardwalk (where New Jersey’s favorite sons Bruce Springsteen and Frank Sinatra both had their fortunes told), we definitely have our share of unusual and interesting sights to see.… Read more...

5 Fabulous Things To Do In New Jersey This Week! – May 1-7

Top Things To Do In NJ This Week
Include Ballet & Theatre Productions,
Family-Friendly Festivals & More!

Wow! Can you believe it’s May already? Before you know it, it’ll be time for Memorial Day barbecues and outdoor summer concerts (Be sure to subscribe to Things To Do In New Jersey ‘s email list to get the scoop on Memorial Day Weekend events in NJ)!… Read more...

Top Five Things To Do In New Jersey This Week – October 10 – 16

Living History Weekend, Lighthouse Challenge, Cranberry Festival Top Things To Do In NJ This Week

Hey there New Jersey! Hope you are enjoying this nice fall weather and have been able to get out and enjoy some of the awesome events and activities happening around the state. This week, there are lots of fantastic New Jersey events coming up.… Read more...

2016 South Jersey Pumpkin Show Returns This Weekend!

South Jersey Pumpkin Show Features
Family Friendly Fun For All!

The 2016 South Jersey Pumpkin Show returns to Salem County this weekend and you won’t want to miss it!

This family (and pet) friendly fall festival features tons of fun activities including live readings of “The Legend of Sleepy Hollow” and an appearance by the Headless Horseman, the Big Pumpkin Weigh-Off, a kid-friendly haunted barn, pony rides, a Halloween costume contest, amusement rides, a Pumpkin Fun Food Contest, the Little Miss and Mister Pumpkin Show, kids’ crafts, a giant pumpkin pyramid, live music, the all-breed dog parade, and much more.… Read more...

Top Five Things To Do In New Jersey This Week – October 3 – 9

Historical Celebrations, Kite Festival, Pumpkin Show Top NJ Events of the Week

There are tons of fun things to do in New Jersey this week! From a weekend highlighting historic sites and cultural heritage in Somerset and Sussex Counties, to one of the largest and most popular Columbus Day parades in New Jersey, to a weekend of fall fun featuring all things pumpkin in Salem County, and more… there are going to be some fantastic New Jersey events this week that you will not want to miss!… Read more...

Top Five Things To Do In New Jersey This Week – September 19-25

Wildwood Irish Festival, Arts Festival,
Historic Encampment Top NJ Events This Week

Fall is a fantastic time to enjoy all the fun things to do in New Jersey and there are so many NJ events and activities happening this week that it was quite a challenge to narrow this list down to just five events.… Read more...

Things To Do In New Jersey This Week – September 12 – 18

Renaissance Faire, JazzFeast, Fall Festivals Top NJ Events This Week

Well, it’s beginning to feel like fall in New Jersey this week and I sure am loving it! These cool mornings and warm afternoons are wonderful – great weather for visiting a New Jersey farm or enjoying one of the many fall festivals in New Jersey.… Read more...

Top Five Things To Do In New Jersey This Week – September 6-11

NJ Wild Expo, Hoboken Italian Festival,
Pirate Day Top Events In New Jersey This Week

Hey there New Jersey! Hope you all had a terrific Labor Day weekend! Well, summer in New Jersey has come to an “unofficial” end, but the fun doesn’t stop here!!! There are tons of awesome things to do in New Jersey in September, starting with some fabulous events happening this week!… Read more...