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Discover Dozens of Fun Attractions for Kids

Now you can find fun things to do with kids quickly by county and/ or the regions near you easily. New Jersey is home to many fun attractions that are suited to kids of all ages in and around Northern NJ. See all of the amazingly fun attractions near you below!

Abmas Farm

  201-891-0278 | Bergen County

Wyckoff, New Jersey

Kid-Friendly Farms in NJ

Open year-round, Abmas Farm has been Bergen County's only produce and poultry farm for four generations! More than anything, Abma's is about family - theirs and yours - and sharing the experience of living and working on a farm with you and your children. Visit the farm for fresh homegrown produce, artfully grown plants, and homemade specialties from thei... Read More

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Kidz Village

  908-445-7220 | Union County

Kenilworth, New Jersey

Educational Attractions in NJ

Kidz Village is an enchanting indoor play center designed for children 10 years and under and adults are always free. Filled with imaginary businesses where children pretend to work and play, a huge multi-level indoor playground, ball-launching castle, arcade and restaurant. Children are learning in the edu-tainment rooms (diner, supermarket, beauty salon... Read More

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Just Bead Yourself

  908-232-3411 | Union County

Westfield, New Jersey

Bead Studios in NJ

Just Bead Yourself offers unique, creative, jewelry workshops and gemstone energy jewelry workshops for all ages. Visit Just Bead Yourself, where both kids and adults can design their own jewelry pieces! They have a wide variety of beads that appeal to boys and girls, men and women. No beading experience is necessary. They have bead specialists to help yo... Read More

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Liberty Science Center

  201-200-1000 | Hudson County

Jersey City, New Jersey

Aquariums in NJ

Come and learn about the amazing Hudson River and the ecosystem, marine life, and creatures that live in it. Believe it or not, there are a couple of thousands of species of sea life living in the river. This is an ongoing permanent exhibit where families can understand what is being done for preservation of all of the beautiful specie... Read More

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Play Away

  908-366-4277 | Warren County

Hackettstown, New Jersey

Toddler Attractions in NJ

Play Away, located in Hackettstown, NJ, is a brand new custom-designed play place. Your child's imagination is sure to soar when they enter their woodland village, complete with all of their favorite woodland creatures. They will be eager to explore each Woodland Home, including: Doctor Fox veterinarian hospital, Rabbit's Cottage tea room, Officer Racoon ... Read More

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Chocolate Etc.

  201-891-3711 | Bergen County

Wyckoff, New Jersey

Candy Stores in NJ

Chocolate & Candy for Any Occasion!

Since 1993 Chocolate Etc. has been making fresh milk, dark and white chocolate treats for all occasions! Whether you want to pick up a box of fresh, hand made chocolates, order a custom gift basket for any occasion, pick up supplies to make your own chocolate or customize a candy bar wrapper,... Read More

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Shooters Paintball and Airsoft

  908-616-2985 | Hunterdon County

Frenchtown, New Jersey

Paintball NJ

Shooters Paintball & Airsoft offers one of the best paintball field experiences in the state. Head to the fields for paintball games, paintball camp, paintball tournaments and airsoft games. Paintball and Airsoft games are by reservation only, call 908-616-2985 to book your preferred day and time. If you do not have enough players to make your own group, ... Read More

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Mountain Creek

  973-827-2000 | Sussex County

Vernon Township, New Jersey

Weekend Getaways with Kids

Mountain Creek is perfect for any family who loves to have fun and wants an escape from their day to day. They have season packages and overnight options to accommodate your preferences. From their waterpark to their winter attractions, this is the perfect getaway for the whole famil... Read More

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New Jersey Rock Gym

  973-439-9860 | Essex County

Fairfield, New Jersey

Indoor Rock Climbing in NJ

Looking for a fun, challenging and exciting place to try indoor rock climbing? The New Jersey Rock Gym is an awesome rock gym with over 12,000 square feet of fantastic climbing terrain.

Several ways to get started climbing include a belay class (ages 15 and up) where you learn how to hold and manage the ropes and use the equipment. Or, reserv... Read More

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Kidz Village

  908-445-7220 | Union County

Kenilworth, New Jersey

Kids Play Places in NJ

Kidz Village is an enchanting indoor play center designed for children 10 years and under and adults are always free. Kidz Village is filled with imaginary businesses where children pretend to work and play, a huge multi-level indoor playground, ball-launching castle, arcade and restaurant. Children are learning in their edu-tainment rooms (diner, superma... Read More

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Glassworks Studio

  973-656-0800 | Morris County

Morristown, New Jersey

Glass Making Studios in NJ

Visit Glassworks Studio, where everyone is a glass artist. The studio is a creative space dedicated to the art of glass fusing. For over a decade, they have prided themselves on giving people of all ages and abilities the chance to experience the glass fusing process. During your visit to Glassworks, your experience will begin with selecting your project ... Read More

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Tomahawk Lake Waterpark

  973-398-7777 | Sussex County

Sparta, New Jersey

Water Parks in NJ

Tomahawk Lake Water Park, a family oriented water park facility, is celebrating its 65th anniversary! They are one of the longest-running water parks open in the state. Tomahawk Lake Waterpark offers a large white sand beach, 20 acre crystal clear lake for swimming and a wide variety of waterslides, boats and outdoor activities.

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Come learn the unique art of Glassblowing!

 

The Morris County School of Glass

  973-734-0900 | Morris County

Morristown, New Jersey

Art Studios in NJ

Morris County School of Glass gives locals the chance to take on the art of glass blowing through classes and events. This a unique and fun way to channel that built up creative energy. You can pick up on a one day workshop or 6-week clas... Read More

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Holsten's Brookdale Confectionary

  973-338-7091 | Essex County

Bloomfield, New Jersey

Candy Stores in NJ

Old fashion candy with timeless flavor!

Holsten's is known for their old-fashioned atmosphere and their timeless flavor. Whether it is chocolates or ice cream they know how to mix the freshest ingredients and turn it into delectable treats! Holsten's hand makes truffles, peanut brittle, mints, butter crunch and dozens of other ... Read More

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Imagine That!!! Children's Museum

  973-966-8000 | Morris County

Florham Park, New Jersey

Kids Play Places in NJ

Newly renovated Museum! Perfect for your toddler! 

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Enjoy all the creative fun of the studio at home!  Just like in the studio, both acrylic painting and pottery painting options are available. Acrylic paint kits don’t require kiln firing, so they are perfect for kids that want that instant gratification!  They include a paintable figurine or wall plaque, paints, brush, glitter glaze and gloss glaze.  Pottery kits include ceramic glazes, hand dipped clear glaze and firing.  Pottery items include mugs, plates and bowls that become food safe after firing as  well as figurines that can be painted with either acrylic paints or ceramic glazes - your choice!   More options like canvas and wood painting kits will be added soon.

Orders can be placed on readytopaint.com or facebook.com/imreadytopaint and select your preferred method of delivery or curbside pickup. You can also visit their instagram page at instagram.com/imreadytopaint   Use COUPON CODE FUNNEWJERSEYMARCH for $5 off your order of $20 or more!  Valid through March 31st, 2020

Ready to Paint has been open for pottery and plaster painting in Chatham, NJ since 2017. They have been welcomed to the Chatham community and are a favorite for local families and friends to gather, paint and make memories.

Ready to Paint

  973-635-4321 | Morris County

Chatham, New Jersey

Pottery Studios in NJ

Paint At Home Kits Available With Curbside Pickup Or Delivery New! Paint at home craft to-go acrylic paint and pottery kits are available for curbside pickup or delivery to your location... Read More

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The Funplex Indoor Boardwalk and Outdoor Waterpark is the place for weatherproof fun!  Complete with indoor go-karts, rides, bowling, virtual reality and much more!

Funplex Motor Speedway

  973-428-1166 | Morris County

East Hanover, New Jersey

Go Kart Tracks in NJ

The Funplex Indoor Boardwalk and Outdoor Waterpark is the place for weatherproof fun! Complete with indoor go-karts, rides, bowling, virtual reality and much mor... Read More

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Kidz Village is the ultimate party place for toddlers in NJ. Enjoy the best toddler entertainment and play including areaslike the Village Cinema, School Time, Friendly Foods, Guppies Toddler Town, and so much more. Parties are based off of your child's play style and age.

Kidz Village

  908-445-7220 | Union County

Kenilworth, New Jersey

Toddler Attractions in NJ

Kidz Village is a toddler's dream play place. Every toddler will find something to do here, which is why this is the best choice for a toddler kid's party in NJ. There are even two locations to choose fro... Read More

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Somerset County Environmental Education Center

  908-722-1200 | Somerset County

Basking Ridge, New Jersey

Nature Centers NJ

The Environmental Education Center is perfect for kids of all ages. This elaborate building has a Discovery Room and other interactive and educational exhibits. Kids will learn about the The Great Swamp from prehistoric times to the present... Read More

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Greenwood Gardens

  973-258-4026 | Essex County

Short Hills, New Jersey

Arboretums in NJ

Peaceful Retreat Surrounded by Nature's Beauty
Explore this 28-acre garden gem where you will find a formal Italianate garden and delightful examples of Arts & Crafts era ornaments and architecture nestled among long allées of majestic trees, wildflower meadows, ponds, cultivated woodlands--all surrounded by 2,100 acres of preserve... Read More

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Whippany Railway Museum

  973-887-8177 | Morris County

Whippany, New Jersey

Train Rides for Kids in NJ

The Whippany Railroad Museum's goal is to preserve New Jersey's railroad history. Throughout the grounds of the museum they feature various different pieces of railroad equipment, restore them and put them on display for visitors young and old to see and appreciate. Inside the museum they feature an interactive model train for children to play with. They ... Read More

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McCool's Ice Cream and Frozen Yogurt

  908-522-9731 | Union County

Summit, New Jersey

Ice Cream Shops in NJ

McCool's has been family owned and operated for over 10 years serving customers of all varieties with unique, fresh and refreshing ice cream! They feature 45 different and unique flavors to compliment any and all taste buds. They are known for their ice cream and award-winner milkshakes sure to please anyone that tries! 

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Jurassic Park just arrived at The Funplex Arcade!  Test your Jeep Skills with your friends on your next visit!

 

The Funplex - East Hanover

  973-428-1166 | Morris County

East Hanover, New Jersey

Arcades in NJ

The Funplex has plenty of indoor and outdoor attractions for kids to explore. One of these is the Funplex Arcade with over 100 arcade and redemption games. They have classics as well as newer games. Grab your FunCard and get to playin... Read More

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Themed events for kids every week!

Every week, Just Bead Yourself has a number events with themes varying from Rapunzel Princess Mini Workshop to Earth Spirit Class. Check out what's in store this week to plan a visit with your little one or with some friends! There are also regular walk-in hours.

Just Bead Yourself

  908-232-3411 | Union County

Westfield, New Jersey

Art Studios in NJ

Enjoy using beads and a variety of other materials to create your very own jewelry! The environment is relaxed and fun for everyone involved. Come with friends and family and leave with a brand new necklace or bracelet made by yo... Read More

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VIRTUAL INTERACTIVE MAGIC SHOWS ARE NOW AVAILABLE!

 

Magic of Marco

  973-989-0255 | We Come to You

We Come To You, New Jersey

NJ Virtual Activities and Events

Can't go out and celebrate a special occasion? Invite Magic of Marco virtually into your living room. If you are hosting a virtual happy hour for corporate, adult, family, friends, or just want a private virtual magic show for your family, Magic Of Marco guarantees you will have a fun "VIRTUAL" magical experience with a comedic edge. This quality produced... Read More

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The Funplex - East Hanover

  973-428-1166 | Morris County

East Hanover, New Jersey

Kids Play Places in NJ

Welcome to the Funplex East Hanover Facebook fan page! Established in 1997 The Funplex offers more than 100,000 sq. ft. of fun! The Funplex family entertainment center offers everything from Go Karts and Arcade to an exhilarating Waterpark and more, making The Funplex the go-to venue for corporate events, parties or simply a day of family fun.

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Rizzo's Wildlife World

  973-586-0444 | Morris County

Roxbury, New Jersey

Aquariums in NJ

The only aquarium in Morris County, NJ! Want to hang out with lizards, snakes and other creatures? Welcome to Rizzo's Wildlife World! Their 4,700 square foot facility houses over 100 land and sea animals. Meet Butterscotch the albino Burmese Python, Rico the chinchilla, Spike the alligator snapping turtle and all of Rizzo's animal friends at this wildlif... Read More

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The Sussex Skylands

  973-579-1811 | Sussex County

Newton, New Jersey

Nature Centers NJ

New Jersey’s Great Northwest! The Sussex Skylands, New Jersey’s "Great Northwest," offers four seasons of exciting activities for all ages. Located in Sussex County, NJ, the Sussex Skylands is home to Mountain Creek and Crystal Springs Resort. The resort features seven World-Class golf courses, Minerals Resort and Spa, Grand Cascades ... Read More

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Montclair Art Museum

  973-746-5555 | Essex County

Montclair, New Jersey

Pottery Studios in NJ

Voted #1 for Favorite Adult Class and Favorite Art Camp in the 2015 Discover Jersey Arts People’s Choice Awards!

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The Ceramics Studio is the only resource of its kind in New Jersey offered at a museum and adds significantly to the range of courses that MAM’s Yard School of Art provides. The Museum offers ten-week courses a... Read More

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Team Makers of North Jersey

  201-500-8076 | Bergen County

Tenafly, New Jersey

Field Trips in NJ

Team Makers is a creative field trip idea for preschoolers and elementary school students. Their programs are designed to teach problem solving skills, cooperation, respect and leadership skills through fun, interactive games. Children will play together without even realizing they are learning! Their high-energy, themed games teach children essential int... Read More

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Tranquility Farms

  908-979-0303 | Warren County

Allamuchy, New Jersey

Kid-Friendly Farms in NJ

Tranquility Farms is home to a diverse 3rd generation family-run agriculture business. They have farm fun for the whole family. Their activities are available during their fall festival, from the last weekend in September through October, including Columbus Day! This is a great family-friendly farm with activities for all ages!

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Unique Hands-on Experience with Wildlife!

What sets Rizzo's Wildlife World apart from other zoos in NJ is the hands-on, multi-sensory interactive experience they create for all guests! They also offer birthday party services, and will bring the animals to your location for a live animal show.

Rizzos Wildlife World

  973-586-0444 | Morris County

Roxbury, New Jersey

Zoos in NJ

Rizzo's Wildlife World is over 4,700 square feet with over 100 animals, including lizards, snakes, as well as other fun reptiles, and creatures! An educational center with lots to explore, all animal lovers will enjoy this zoo in Morris Count... Read More

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Imagine That!!! Children's Museum

  973-966-8000 | Morris County

Florham Park, New Jersey

Toddler Attractions in NJ

Newly renovated Play Space! Perfect for your toddler! 

What has a fire truck, pirate ship, arts & crafts room and a new floor plan, with a healthy dose of BRAND NEW, updated high-tech and sensory exhibits for your little one? It's Imagine That's newly renovated children's museum in Florham Park! 

Your child(ren) wo... Read More

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Imagine That!!! Children's Museum

  973-966-8000 | Morris County

Florham Park, New Jersey

Field Trips in NJ

Imagine That!!! has THE ideal space for your early elementary class. Recently nominated one of the best children’s museums in the state, Imagine That has recently renovated their 16,000 sq. ft. museum for your students to explore, play and learn!

Your students can explore the real-sized Fire Truck, a BRAND NEW pirate ship, arts & crafts room,... Read More

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Statue Cruises

  1-877-523-9849 | Hudson County

Jersey City, New Jersey

Cruises for Kids in NJ

Get up close and personal with the Statue of Liberty! Statue Cruises of New York and New Jersey offers ground, pedastal, and crown access the the Statue of Liberty National Monument, as well as admission to the Ellis Island National Immigration Museum, and a round trip boat tour in New York Harbor. This cruise is a must-see because it is one of the only f... Read More

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Ivy Virtual Camp provides fun and intellectually-stimulating experiences to fuel young people's interests and creativity. Kids design video games, program robots, tinker with engineering, conduct experiments, create art, sing and dance FROM HOME.  Learn More at www.IvyVirtualCamp.com

 

 

Ivy Virtual Camp from International Ivy

  908-899-1338 | We Come to You

We Come To You, New Jersey

NJ Virtual Activities and Events

Ivy Virtual Camp offers kids (ages 5 to 15) over 50 weekly classes in STEAM - Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math. Instructors are LIVE online so they will guide students in mini-lessons and projects-based learning. Popular classes are computer programming, Minecraft, video game creation, Roblox Game Design, YouTube Video Creation, 3D printing bu... Read More

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HudsonPlay

  201-963-4671 | Hudson County

Jersey City, New Jersey

Kids Play Places in NJ

HudsonPLAY is an Upbeat facility featuring an indoor obstacle course, smoothie bar & fun classes for kids & adults. Parents can drop off their kids and head out for lunch or a quick shopping spre... Read More

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Come learn how to blow glass!

The Morris County School of Glass

  973-734-0900 | Morris County

Morristown, New Jersey

Glass Making Studios in NJ

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Our business is taking COVID-19 very seriously. While we remain open to the public, our class sizes are small. We are taking both staff and student temperatures upon arrival and everyone must wear a mask at all times except for when actively glassblowing. We have installed several purell dispensers, as well a... Read More

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NJ Paintball Club

  973-838-7493 | Passaic County

West Milford, New Jersey

Paintball NJ

NJ Paintball club specializes in private paintball parties for groups of 10 or more. They do not mix strangers in with your private event, even upon request! There’s plenty of room for multiple paintball parties taking place at the same time with 11 private courses that cover 100 acres of Woodland in West Milford, NJ. All parties are supervised by a tra... Read More

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Rizzo's Wildlife World

  973-586-0444 | Morris County

Roxbury, New Jersey

Nature Centers NJ

Indoor nature center in Morris County NJ!

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Want to hang out with lizards, snakes and other creatures? Welcome to Rizzo's Wildlife World! Their 4,700 square foot facility houses over 100 animals. Meet Butterscotch the albino Burmese Python, Rico the chinchilla, Spike the alligator snapping turtle and all of Rizzo's animal frie... Read More

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Fire Me Up! Studio

  908-272-2600 | Union County

Cranford, New Jersey

Pottery Studios in NJ

Fire Me Up! Studio is downtown Cranford NJ’s Contemporary Ceramics Studio! They offer paint your own pottery, glass fusing and clay hand building! It's the ideal place to celebrate your child's birthday party, enjoy a ladies night out or have a perfect date! Come as a group or on your own, whether you are a novice or an expert, the studio is the perfect... Read More

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Mountain Creek Waterpark

  973-827-2000 | Sussex County

Vernon, New Jersey

Water Parks in NJ

Mountain Creek Waterpark is the Mac Daddy of all the water parks in the entire state. There are some very serious rides here for thrill seekers of all ages. The 23 foot jump off of Canyon Cliffs into a huge natural pool below is the highest Cliff Jump of all the water parks in the state. If you only have time to hit up one water park this summer, then Mou... Read More

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Bergen Equestrian Center

  201-336-3370 | Bergen County

Leonia, New Jersey

Field Trips in NJ

Plan a class trip at Bergen Equestrian Center located at Overpeck Park in Leonia, New Jersey. Students will tour the facilities where there are over 70 horses including ponies and the students will learn many facts about them. Sessions are held year round and may be held indoors as well as outdoors.

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Play Away

  908-366-4277 | Warren County

Hackettstown, New Jersey

Kids Play Places in NJ

Play Away, located in Hackettstown, NJ, is a brand new custom-designed play place. Your child's imagination is sure to soar when they enter their woodland village, complete with all of their favorite woodland creatures. They will be eager to explore each Woodland Home, including: Doctor Fox veterinarian hospital, Rabbit's Cottage tea room, Officer Racoon ... Read More

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Two for Tuesday!

Come on a Tuesday morning between 10 a.m. and noon for a special discount. All studio fees will be half price. Bring a friend or significant other and get to creating for the price of one! These are just one of many events. There are plenty of seasonal and monthly events that you can enjoy!

Color Me Mine Summit

  908-598-0248 | Union County

Summit, New Jersey

Art Studios in NJ

At Color Me Mine, you can personalize and design a bisque of your choice to your liking! Choose from hundreds of piece and get to painting and creating. At the end, the staff will kiln and glaze it and you can pick up the finished product a week later ready for use or decor... Read More

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The Funplex - East Hanover

  973-428-1166 | Morris County

East Hanover, New Jersey

Laser Tag Arenas in NJ

The Funplex of East Hanover is one of two Funplex facilities in New Jersey. They have a unique game system where all of the players play on two different teams and play until the time is up for everyone. You get your phaser and an electro vest and enter into the futuristic space maze lit up by colorful space-like lights.

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Play City

  201-348-4000 | Hudson County

Weehawken, New Jersey

Kids Play Places in NJ

Instead of buses, cars, planes or trains, the little citizens that visit Play City slide from place to place in the 2,000 square foot economy, entirely fueled by fun! The children can climb bridges, play pretend in the jungle gyms shaped like houses and phone booths, or slide and jump into the ball pits, among so much more! The play areas for age... Read More

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Around the Corner Art Center

  732-308-4666 | Monmouth County

Freehold, New Jersey

Pottery Studios in NJ

With locations in both Morganville and Freehold, NJ, Around the Corner Art Center makes sure that every child is given the opportunity to paint and create their own ceramic masterpiece. The children’s clay and ceramics class make this art and pottery studio stand out. Children will not simply choose an already molded figure which they can paint, but rat... Read More

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The Gagasphere

  201-445-2546 | Bergen County

Waldwick, New Jersey

Field Trips in NJ

Teachers and Summer Camp Directors – look no further! The Gagasphere has two field trip options that are a hit among schools and camps. Your field trip is ALWAYS a private event!

GAGA FIELD TRIP Last summer, The Gagasphere hosted over 25 area recreation and Y camps for th... Read More

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The Gagasphere

  201-445-2546 | Bergen County

Waldwick, New Jersey

Kids Play Places in NJ

The Gagasphere is committed to providing a safe, social and fitness-focused gaga game facility to children of all athletic abilities in the Northern New Jersey area. Gaga Ball is a variant of dodgeball, but only played with one ball, and combines dodging, striking, running and jumping, with the object to be the last person standing. The Gagasphere was fou... Read More

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Abmas Farm

 201-891-0278 | Bergen County

Kid-Friendly Farms in NJ

Wyckoff, New Jersey

Open year-round, Abmas Farm has been Bergen County's only produce and poultry farm for four generations! More than anything, Abma's is about family - theirs and yours - and sharing the experience of living and working on a farm with you and your children. Visit the farm for fresh homegrown produce, artfully grown plants, and homemade specialties from thei... Read More

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Kidz Village

 908-445-7220 | Union County

Educational Attractions in NJ

Kenilworth, New Jersey

Kidz Village is an enchanting indoor play center designed for children 10 years and under and adults are always free. Filled with imaginary businesses where children pretend to work and play, a huge multi-level indoor playground, ball-launching castle, arcade and restaurant. Children are learning in the edu-tainment rooms (diner, supermarket, beauty salon... Read More

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Just Bead Yourself

 908-232-3411 | Union County

Bead Studios in NJ

Westfield, New Jersey

Just Bead Yourself offers unique, creative, jewelry workshops and gemstone energy jewelry workshops for all ages. Visit Just Bead Yourself, where both kids and adults can design their own jewelry pieces! They have a wide variety of beads that appeal to boys and girls, men and women. No beading experience is necessary. They have bead specialists to help yo... Read More

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Liberty Science Center

 201-200-1000 | Hudson County

Aquariums in NJ

Jersey City, New Jersey

Come and learn about the amazing Hudson River and the ecosystem, marine life, and creatures that live in it. Believe it or not, there are a couple of thousands of species of sea life living in the river. This is an ongoing permanent exhibit where families can understand what is being done for preservation of all of the beautiful specie... Read More

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Play Away

 908-366-4277 | Warren County

Toddler Attractions in NJ

Hackettstown, New Jersey

Play Away, located in Hackettstown, NJ, is a brand new custom-designed play place. Your child's imagination is sure to soar when they enter their woodland village, complete with all of their favorite woodland creatures. They will be eager to explore each Woodland Home, including: Doctor Fox veterinarian hospital, Rabbit's Cottage tea room, Officer Racoon ... Read More

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Chocolate Etc.

 201-891-3711 | Bergen County

Candy Stores in NJ

Wyckoff, New Jersey

Chocolate & Candy for Any Occasion!

Since 1993 Chocolate Etc. has been making fresh milk, dark and white chocolate treats for all occasions! Whether you want to pick up a box of fresh, hand made chocolates, order a custom gift basket for any occasion, pick up supplies to make your own chocolate or customize a candy bar wrapper,... Read More

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Shooters Paintball and Airsoft

 908-616-2985 | Hunterdon County

Paintball NJ

Frenchtown, New Jersey

Shooters Paintball & Airsoft offers one of the best paintball field experiences in the state. Head to the fields for paintball games, paintball camp, paintball tournaments and airsoft games. Paintball and Airsoft games are by reservation only, call 908-616-2985 to book your preferred day and time. If you do not have enough players to make your own group, ... Read More

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Mountain Creek

 973-827-2000 | Sussex County

Weekend Getaways with Kids

Vernon Township, New Jersey

Mountain Creek is perfect for any family who loves to have fun and wants an escape from their day to day. They have season packages and overnight options to accommodate your preferences. From their waterpark to their winter attractions, this is the perfect getaway for the whole famil... Read More

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New Jersey Rock Gym

 973-439-9860 | Essex County

Indoor Rock Climbing in NJ

Fairfield, New Jersey

Looking for a fun, challenging and exciting place to try indoor rock climbing? The New Jersey Rock Gym is an awesome rock gym with over 12,000 square feet of fantastic climbing terrain.

Several ways to get started climbing include a belay class (ages 15 and up) where you learn how to hold and manage the ropes and use the equipment. Or, reserv... Read More

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Kidz Village

 908-445-7220 | Union County

Kids Play Places in NJ

Kenilworth, New Jersey

Kidz Village is an enchanting indoor play center designed for children 10 years and under and adults are always free. Kidz Village is filled with imaginary businesses where children pretend to work and play, a huge multi-level indoor playground, ball-launching castle, arcade and restaurant. Children are learning in their edu-tainment rooms (diner, superma... Read More

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Glassworks Studio

 973-656-0800 | Morris County

Glass Making Studios in NJ

Morristown, New Jersey

Visit Glassworks Studio, where everyone is a glass artist. The studio is a creative space dedicated to the art of glass fusing. For over a decade, they have prided themselves on giving people of all ages and abilities the chance to experience the glass fusing process. During your visit to Glassworks, your experience will begin with selecting your project ... Read More

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Tomahawk Lake Waterpark

 973-398-7777 | Sussex County

Water Parks in NJ

Sparta, New Jersey

Tomahawk Lake Water Park, a family oriented water park facility, is celebrating its 65th anniversary! They are one of the longest-running water parks open in the state. Tomahawk Lake Waterpark offers a large white sand beach, 20 acre crystal clear lake for swimming and a wide variety of waterslides, boats and outdoor activities.

Several of th... Read More

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Come learn the unique art of Glassblowing!

 

The Morris County School of Glass

 973-734-0900 | Morris County

Art Studios in NJ

Morristown, New Jersey

Morris County School of Glass gives locals the chance to take on the art of glass blowing through classes and events. This a unique and fun way to channel that built up creative energy. You can pick up on a one day workshop or 6-week clas... Read More

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Holsten's Brookdale Confectionary

 973-338-7091 | Essex County

Candy Stores in NJ

Bloomfield, New Jersey

Old fashion candy with timeless flavor!

Holsten's is known for their old-fashioned atmosphere and their timeless flavor. Whether it is chocolates or ice cream they know how to mix the freshest ingredients and turn it into delectable treats! Holsten's hand makes truffles, peanut brittle, mints, butter crunch and dozens of other ... Read More

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Imagine That!!! Children's Museum

 973-966-8000 | Morris County

Kids Play Places in NJ

Florham Park, New Jersey

Newly renovated Museum! Perfect for your toddler! 

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Enjoy all the creative fun of the studio at home!  Just like in the studio, both acrylic painting and pottery painting options are available. Acrylic paint kits don’t require kiln firing, so they are perfect for kids that want that instant gratification!  They include a paintable figurine or wall plaque, paints, brush, glitter glaze and gloss glaze.  Pottery kits include ceramic glazes, hand dipped clear glaze and firing.  Pottery items include mugs, plates and bowls that become food safe after firing as  well as figurines that can be painted with either acrylic paints or ceramic glazes - your choice!   More options like canvas and wood painting kits will be added soon.

Orders can be placed on readytopaint.com or facebook.com/imreadytopaint and select your preferred method of delivery or curbside pickup. You can also visit their instagram page at instagram.com/imreadytopaint   Use COUPON CODE FUNNEWJERSEYMARCH for $5 off your order of $20 or more!  Valid through March 31st, 2020

Ready to Paint has been open for pottery and plaster painting in Chatham, NJ since 2017. They have been welcomed to the Chatham community and are a favorite for local families and friends to gather, paint and make memories.

Ready to Paint

 973-635-4321 | Morris County

Pottery Studios in NJ

Chatham, New Jersey

Paint At Home Kits Available With Curbside Pickup Or Delivery New! Paint at home craft to-go acrylic paint and pottery kits are available for curbside pickup or delivery to your location... Read More

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The Funplex Indoor Boardwalk and Outdoor Waterpark is the place for weatherproof fun!  Complete with indoor go-karts, rides, bowling, virtual reality and much more!

Funplex Motor Speedway

 973-428-1166 | Morris County

Go Kart Tracks in NJ

East Hanover, New Jersey

The Funplex Indoor Boardwalk and Outdoor Waterpark is the place for weatherproof fun! Complete with indoor go-karts, rides, bowling, virtual reality and much mor... Read More

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Kidz Village is the ultimate party place for toddlers in NJ. Enjoy the best toddler entertainment and play including areaslike the Village Cinema, School Time, Friendly Foods, Guppies Toddler Town, and so much more. Parties are based off of your child's play style and age.

Kidz Village

 908-445-7220 | Union County

Toddler Attractions in NJ

Kenilworth, New Jersey

Kidz Village is a toddler's dream play place. Every toddler will find something to do here, which is why this is the best choice for a toddler kid's party in NJ. There are even two locations to choose fro... Read More

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Somerset County Environmental Education Center

 908-722-1200 | Somerset County

Nature Centers NJ

Basking Ridge, New Jersey

The Environmental Education Center is perfect for kids of all ages. This elaborate building has a Discovery Room and other interactive and educational exhibits. Kids will learn about the The Great Swamp from prehistoric times to the present... Read More

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Greenwood Gardens

 973-258-4026 | Essex County

Arboretums in NJ

Short Hills, New Jersey

Peaceful Retreat Surrounded by Nature's Beauty
Explore this 28-acre garden gem where you will find a formal Italianate garden and delightful examples of Arts & Crafts era ornaments and architecture nestled among long allées of majestic trees, wildflower meadows, ponds, cultivated woodlands--all surrounded by 2,100 acres of preserve... Read More

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Whippany Railway Museum

 973-887-8177 | Morris County

Train Rides for Kids in NJ

Whippany, New Jersey

The Whippany Railroad Museum's goal is to preserve New Jersey's railroad history. Throughout the grounds of the museum they feature various different pieces of railroad equipment, restore them and put them on display for visitors young and old to see and appreciate. Inside the museum they feature an interactive model train for children to play with. They ... Read More

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McCool's Ice Cream and Frozen Yogurt

 908-522-9731 | Union County

Ice Cream Shops in NJ

Summit, New Jersey

McCool's has been family owned and operated for over 10 years serving customers of all varieties with unique, fresh and refreshing ice cream! They feature 45 different and unique flavors to compliment any and all taste buds. They are known for their ice cream and award-winner milkshakes sure to please anyone that tries! 

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Jurassic Park just arrived at The Funplex Arcade!  Test your Jeep Skills with your friends on your next visit!

 

The Funplex - East Hanover

 973-428-1166 | Morris County

Arcades in NJ

East Hanover, New Jersey

The Funplex has plenty of indoor and outdoor attractions for kids to explore. One of these is the Funplex Arcade with over 100 arcade and redemption games. They have classics as well as newer games. Grab your FunCard and get to playin... Read More

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Themed events for kids every week!

Every week, Just Bead Yourself has a number events with themes varying from Rapunzel Princess Mini Workshop to Earth Spirit Class. Check out what's in store this week to plan a visit with your little one or with some friends! There are also regular walk-in hours.

Just Bead Yourself

 908-232-3411 | Union County

Art Studios in NJ

Westfield, New Jersey

Enjoy using beads and a variety of other materials to create your very own jewelry! The environment is relaxed and fun for everyone involved. Come with friends and family and leave with a brand new necklace or bracelet made by yo... Read More

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VIRTUAL INTERACTIVE MAGIC SHOWS ARE NOW AVAILABLE!

 

Magic of Marco

 973-989-0255 | We Come to You

NJ Virtual Activities and Events

We Come To You, New Jersey

Can't go out and celebrate a special occasion? Invite Magic of Marco virtually into your living room. If you are hosting a virtual happy hour for corporate, adult, family, friends, or just want a private virtual magic show for your family, Magic Of Marco guarantees you will have a fun "VIRTUAL" magical experience with a comedic edge. This quality produced... Read More

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The Funplex - East Hanover

 973-428-1166 | Morris County

Kids Play Places in NJ

East Hanover, New Jersey

Welcome to the Funplex East Hanover Facebook fan page! Established in 1997 The Funplex offers more than 100,000 sq. ft. of fun! The Funplex family entertainment center offers everything from Go Karts and Arcade to an exhilarating Waterpark and more, making The Funplex the go-to venue for corporate events, parties or simply a day of family fun.

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Rizzo's Wildlife World

 973-586-0444 | Morris County

Aquariums in NJ

Roxbury, New Jersey

The only aquarium in Morris County, NJ! Want to hang out with lizards, snakes and other creatures? Welcome to Rizzo's Wildlife World! Their 4,700 square foot facility houses over 100 land and sea animals. Meet Butterscotch the albino Burmese Python, Rico the chinchilla, Spike the alligator snapping turtle and all of Rizzo's animal friends at this wildlif... Read More

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The Sussex Skylands

 973-579-1811 | Sussex County

Nature Centers NJ

Newton, New Jersey

New Jersey’s Great Northwest! The Sussex Skylands, New Jersey’s "Great Northwest," offers four seasons of exciting activities for all ages. Located in Sussex County, NJ, the Sussex Skylands is home to Mountain Creek and Crystal Springs Resort. The resort features seven World-Class golf courses, Minerals Resort and Spa, Grand Cascades ... Read More

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Montclair Art Museum

 973-746-5555 | Essex County

Pottery Studios in NJ

Montclair, New Jersey

Voted #1 for Favorite Adult Class and Favorite Art Camp in the 2015 Discover Jersey Arts People’s Choice Awards!

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The Ceramics Studio is the only resource of its kind in New Jersey offered at a museum and adds significantly to the range of courses that MAM’s Yard School of Art provides. The Museum offers ten-week courses a... Read More

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Team Makers of North Jersey

 201-500-8076 | Bergen County

Field Trips in NJ

Tenafly, New Jersey

Team Makers is a creative field trip idea for preschoolers and elementary school students. Their programs are designed to teach problem solving skills, cooperation, respect and leadership skills through fun, interactive games. Children will play together without even realizing they are learning! Their high-energy, themed games teach children essential int... Read More

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Tranquility Farms

 908-979-0303 | Warren County

Kid-Friendly Farms in NJ

Allamuchy, New Jersey

Tranquility Farms is home to a diverse 3rd generation family-run agriculture business. They have farm fun for the whole family. Their activities are available during their fall festival, from the last weekend in September through October, including Columbus Day! This is a great family-friendly farm with activities for all ages!

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Unique Hands-on Experience with Wildlife!

What sets Rizzo's Wildlife World apart from other zoos in NJ is the hands-on, multi-sensory interactive experience they create for all guests! They also offer birthday party services, and will bring the animals to your location for a live animal show.

Rizzos Wildlife World

 973-586-0444 | Morris County

Zoos in NJ

Roxbury, New Jersey

Rizzo's Wildlife World is over 4,700 square feet with over 100 animals, including lizards, snakes, as well as other fun reptiles, and creatures! An educational center with lots to explore, all animal lovers will enjoy this zoo in Morris Count... Read More

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Imagine That!!! Children's Museum

 973-966-8000 | Morris County

Toddler Attractions in NJ

Florham Park, New Jersey

Newly renovated Play Space! Perfect for your toddler! 

What has a fire truck, pirate ship, arts & crafts room and a new floor plan, with a healthy dose of BRAND NEW, updated high-tech and sensory exhibits for your little one? It's Imagine That's newly renovated children's museum in Florham Park! 

Your child(ren) wo... Read More

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Imagine That!!! Children's Museum

  973-966-8000 | Morris County

Field Trips in NJ

Florham Park, New Jersey

Imagine That!!! has THE ideal space for your early elementary class. Recently nominated one of the best children’s museums in the state, Imagine That has recently renovated their 16,000 sq. ft. museum for your students to explore, play and learn!

Your students can explore the real-sized Fire Truck, a BRAND NEW pirate ship, arts & crafts room,... Read More

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Statue Cruises

 1-877-523-9849 | Hudson County

Cruises for Kids in NJ

Jersey City, New Jersey

Get up close and personal with the Statue of Liberty! Statue Cruises of New York and New Jersey offers ground, pedastal, and crown access the the Statue of Liberty National Monument, as well as admission to the Ellis Island National Immigration Museum, and a round trip boat tour in New York Harbor. This cruise is a must-see because it is one of the only f... Read More

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Ivy Virtual Camp provides fun and intellectually-stimulating experiences to fuel young people's interests and creativity. Kids design video games, program robots, tinker with engineering, conduct experiments, create art, sing and dance FROM HOME.  Learn More at www.IvyVirtualCamp.com

 

 

Ivy Virtual Camp from International Ivy

 908-899-1338 | We Come to You

NJ Virtual Activities and Events

We Come To You, New Jersey

Ivy Virtual Camp offers kids (ages 5 to 15) over 50 weekly classes in STEAM - Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math. Instructors are LIVE online so they will guide students in mini-lessons and projects-based learning. Popular classes are computer programming, Minecraft, video game creation, Roblox Game Design, YouTube Video Creation, 3D printing bu... Read More

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HudsonPlay

 201-963-4671 | Hudson County

Kids Play Places in NJ

Jersey City, New Jersey

HudsonPLAY is an Upbeat facility featuring an indoor obstacle course, smoothie bar & fun classes for kids & adults. Parents can drop off their kids and head out for lunch or a quick shopping spre... Read More

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Come learn how to blow glass!

The Morris County School of Glass

 973-734-0900 | Morris County

Glass Making Studios in NJ

Morristown, New Jersey

We are open! 

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Our business is taking COVID-19 very seriously. While we remain open to the public, our class sizes are small. We are taking both staff and student temperatures upon arrival and everyone must wear a mask at all times except for when actively glassblowing. We have installed several purell dispensers, as well a... Read More

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NJ Paintball Club

 973-838-7493 | Passaic County

Paintball NJ

West Milford, New Jersey

NJ Paintball club specializes in private paintball parties for groups of 10 or more. They do not mix strangers in with your private event, even upon request! There’s plenty of room for multiple paintball parties taking place at the same time with 11 private courses that cover 100 acres of Woodland in West Milford, NJ. All parties are supervised by a tra... Read More

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Rizzo's Wildlife World

 973-586-0444 | Morris County

Nature Centers NJ

Roxbury, New Jersey

Indoor nature center in Morris County NJ!

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Want to hang out with lizards, snakes and other creatures? Welcome to Rizzo's Wildlife World! Their 4,700 square foot facility houses over 100 animals. Meet Butterscotch the albino Burmese Python, Rico the chinchilla, Spike the alligator snapping turtle and all of Rizzo's animal frie... Read More

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Fire Me Up! Studio

 908-272-2600 | Union County

Pottery Studios in NJ

Cranford, New Jersey

Fire Me Up! Studio is downtown Cranford NJ’s Contemporary Ceramics Studio! They offer paint your own pottery, glass fusing and clay hand building! It's the ideal place to celebrate your child's birthday party, enjoy a ladies night out or have a perfect date! Come as a group or on your own, whether you are a novice or an expert, the studio is the perfect... Read More

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Mountain Creek Waterpark

 973-827-2000 | Sussex County

Water Parks in NJ

Vernon, New Jersey

Mountain Creek Waterpark is the Mac Daddy of all the water parks in the entire state. There are some very serious rides here for thrill seekers of all ages. The 23 foot jump off of Canyon Cliffs into a huge natural pool below is the highest Cliff Jump of all the water parks in the state. If you only have time to hit up one water park this summer, then Mou... Read More

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Bergen Equestrian Center

  201-336-3370 | Bergen County

Field Trips in NJ

Leonia, New Jersey

Plan a class trip at Bergen Equestrian Center located at Overpeck Park in Leonia, New Jersey. Students will tour the facilities where there are over 70 horses including ponies and the students will learn many facts about them. Sessions are held year round and may be held indoors as well as outdoors.

Just by being in the presence of the horses s... Read More

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Play Away

 908-366-4277 | Warren County

Kids Play Places in NJ

Hackettstown, New Jersey

Play Away, located in Hackettstown, NJ, is a brand new custom-designed play place. Your child's imagination is sure to soar when they enter their woodland village, complete with all of their favorite woodland creatures. They will be eager to explore each Woodland Home, including: Doctor Fox veterinarian hospital, Rabbit's Cottage tea room, Officer Racoon ... Read More

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Two for Tuesday!

Come on a Tuesday morning between 10 a.m. and noon for a special discount. All studio fees will be half price. Bring a friend or significant other and get to creating for the price of one! These are just one of many events. There are plenty of seasonal and monthly events that you can enjoy!

Color Me Mine Summit

 908-598-0248 | Union County

Art Studios in NJ

Summit, New Jersey

At Color Me Mine, you can personalize and design a bisque of your choice to your liking! Choose from hundreds of piece and get to painting and creating. At the end, the staff will kiln and glaze it and you can pick up the finished product a week later ready for use or decor... Read More

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The Funplex - East Hanover

 973-428-1166 | Morris County

Laser Tag Arenas in NJ

East Hanover, New Jersey

The Funplex of East Hanover is one of two Funplex facilities in New Jersey. They have a unique game system where all of the players play on two different teams and play until the time is up for everyone. You get your phaser and an electro vest and enter into the futuristic space maze lit up by colorful space-like lights.

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Play City

 201-348-4000 | Hudson County

Kids Play Places in NJ

Weehawken, New Jersey

Instead of buses, cars, planes or trains, the little citizens that visit Play City slide from place to place in the 2,000 square foot economy, entirely fueled by fun! The children can climb bridges, play pretend in the jungle gyms shaped like houses and phone booths, or slide and jump into the ball pits, among so much more! The play areas for age... Read More

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Around the Corner Art Center

 732-308-4666 | Monmouth County

Pottery Studios in NJ

Freehold, New Jersey

With locations in both Morganville and Freehold, NJ, Around the Corner Art Center makes sure that every child is given the opportunity to paint and create their own ceramic masterpiece. The children’s clay and ceramics class make this art and pottery studio stand out. Children will not simply choose an already molded figure which they can paint, but rat... Read More

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The Gagasphere

 201-445-2546 | Bergen County

Field Trips in NJ

Waldwick, New Jersey

Teachers and Summer Camp Directors – look no further! The Gagasphere has two field trip options that are a hit among schools and camps. Your field trip is ALWAYS a private event!

GAGA FIELD TRIP Last summer, The Gagasphere hosted over 25 area recreation and Y camps for th... Read More

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The Gagasphere

 201-445-2546 | Bergen County

Kids Play Places in NJ

Waldwick, New Jersey

The Gagasphere is committed to providing a safe, social and fitness-focused gaga game facility to children of all athletic abilities in the Northern New Jersey area. Gaga Ball is a variant of dodgeball, but only played with one ball, and combines dodging, striking, running and jumping, with the object to be the last person standing. The Gagasphere was fou... Read More

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