Your Weekend Guide!

If you're looking for fun, entertaining and educational things to do in Central NJ, you've come to the right place. Our Weekend Guide is packed with a variety of our favorite events and activities that we want to share with you!

1. Craft Beer Tasting and Cigar Night

When: Saturday, July 20, 2019, 7:00 to 9:30 PM

Where: Atlas Pythagoras Lodge, 1011 Central Avenue, Westfield, NJ 07090

Join the tastings of 3-5 New Jersey craft beers Brands such as River Horse, Kane, Flying Fish and more. Have 1 Montecristo Cigar, dig through the snacks and soft drinks. Plus, get a chance to win on the famous raffles and giveaways! This event is for 21 years old and above.

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2. Kids Pizza And Paint Art Fun

When: Saturday, July 20, 2019, 12:00 PM

Where: 569 Bound Brook Road, Middlesex, NJ 08846

Have some time to play with your little ones, in this kid-friendly Disney hits during every Pizza and Paint event. Your kids will be able to be as creative as they can and create an amazing kid-friendly design that they will be able to take home and show off to their friends. 

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3. Getting to Know Orchids: An Introduction 

When: Saturday, July 20, 2019, 9:00 AM

Where: 1112 Dukes Parkway, W. Hillsborough Township, NJ 08844

Learn more about one of the amazing plant. Have some ideas on how to do basic care for orchids. The orchid specialists of Duke Farms will share information about the exciting world of orchids and teach the basics of orchid care. All participants will learn, hands-on, how to repot an orchid that they will take home and enjoy.

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4. Pokemon Unified Minds Prerelease

When: Saturday, July 20, 2019, 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM

Where: A Little Shop of Comics, 387 Park Avenue, Scotch Plains, NJ 07076

Calling all Pokemon lovers, are you ready to set free your favorite Pokemon? Join this tournament on a limited format and receive 1 Prerelease Deck Box, which will contain the following:  22 card evolution pack featuring key cards from current and prior sets, 4 Sun & Moon—Unified Minds Packs, 1 of 4 alternate art promo cards and a Deck building tip sheet. Don't miss out!

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5. Motown's Finest 3 on 3 Basketball Tournament

When: Saturday, July 20, 2019, 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM

Where: Cauldwell Playground, 1 Clyde Potts Drive, Morristown, NJ 07960

The very first ever 3 on 3 basketball tournament, will be happening this weekend. Morristown PBA Local 43, representing the men and women of the Morristown Police Department, has partnered with the Morristown Neighborhood House, the Morristown Housing Authority, and the Town of Morristown to host this event. Proceeds from this game will benefit the Neighborhood House and will go directly back to the community. 

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6. sUnflower festival

When: Saturday, July 20, 2019, 11:00 AM

Where: Alstede Farms, 1 Alstede Farms Lane, Chester, NJ 07930

Ready your phone for a majestic sunflowers photoshoot at the all-new Sunflower Festival on Alstede Farm. Traverse the sunflower maze among the beautiful giant blooms to capture that perfect photo for your Insta or FB.  Live music, fruit picking, and sunflower photo opportunities along with scenic tractor-drawn wagon rides are available. Children may also participate in pony rides, play in the corn kingdom, moon bounce shops and more.

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7. NJ Bacon Festival 

When: Sunday, July  20, 2019, 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM

Where: Norz Hill Farm & Market, 120 South Branch Road, Hillsborough Township, NJ 08844

Spend a day with the whole family and enjoy lots of bacon and pork-related items. Food trucks, craft beers, local vendors with bacon related items, farm tours on the tractor and more. Kids can get to enjoy Piglets Play Area where they can make some crafts that are complimentary all thru the day.

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8. Family Fireworks Night  

When: Saturday, July 20, 2019, 9:00 to 10:00 PM

Where: Mount Carmel Society, 56 River Road, Berkeley Heights, NJ 07922

Have a great dinner at Chimney Rock Inn Gillette and catch the 2019 Family Fireworks Night at the Feast of Our Lady of Mt. Carmel in Berkeley Heights. For safety reason and in order to allow more room for viewing the show, parking won't be allowed on the fairgrounds.

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9. Moths and Other Pollinators 

When: Sunday, 21 July 2019, 2:00 to 3:30 PM 

Where: New Jersey Audubon's Scherman Hoffman Wildlife Sanctuary, 11 Hardscrabble Road, Bernardsville, NJ 07924

Know more about the pollination strategies of day and night-flying moths. There will be a review of birds, bees, butterflies and other pollinators. Hand-outs will be available on native plants to attract these important pollinators. Afterward, a short trail walk will follow. 

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10. Barn-B-Q Trail Festival: Run, Hike, & Party!

When: Sunday, July 21, 2019, 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM

Where: The Deserted Village, 9 Cataract Hollow Road, Berkeley Heights, NJ 07922

This annual festival will be held at the beautifully restored Masker's Barn in the historic Deserted Village of Feltville nestled within Union County's wooded oasis Watchung Reservation. You can opt to run or hike from 2-12 miles, casual or competitive, guided or on your own and then return to celebrate the day with a cold beer and hot-off-the-grill BBQ at the Festival Party.

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rVCC Art Gallery Exhibition

When: Ongoing, from Mondays through Fridays

Where:  Raritan Valley Community College, 118 Lamington Road, Branchburg, NJ 08876

Come celebrate the arts at RVCC. The College’s Visual and Performing Arts Department (VAPA) offers exciting opportunities throughout the year for you to view works of art, dance, music and theatrical performances. The Art Gallery displays the works of celebrated artists in all mediums as well as showcasing student and faculty exhibits. The exhibits are free and each one opens with an artist’s talk.

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