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Extremly Fun And Thrilling Attractions & Activities (Amazing Things To Do) That Will Inspire Allure, And Captivate the Whole Family In Northern NJ  

Northern New Jersey is home to some of the coolest attractions in the state. You don't just have to go to the shore to have a good time in NJ. With this list you will have the best things to do in this part of the state right at your finger tips. You are sure to have a great day with your kids at any of these stimulating attractions. 

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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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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The Wagner Farm Arboretum was established in 2004 as a non-profit organization. It sits on land that was once the Wagner Dairy Farm, founded in 1916 by the Wagner family, and operated until the land was purchased by Warren Township.  

The Arboretum seeks to enrich, educate and inspire the community by increasing environmental awareness and recreational opportunities.  

Wagner Farm Arboretum

  908-350-7383 | Somerset County

Warren, New Jersey

Arboretums in NJ

Wagner Farm Arboretum sits on 96.6 beautiful acres of former farmland in the heart of Somerset County.... 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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An upscale studio with canvases, totes and more!

Here you can choose what you'd like to paint whether its a coffee mug, a tote, a pillow case, a glass bottle, or a wine glass! Bring some wine and snacks to fuel your creativity for the remainder of the night.

Paint Fun Studio

  732-763-4518 | Somerset County

Hillsborough Township, New Jersey

Art Studios in NJ

Pick one out of their many weekly themes and come in for a chance to channel your creativity. They'll teach you the ropes and then you're on your own to create and sip for the rest of the nigh... Read More

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A beautiful ride along The Delaware River.

The Delaware River Railroad Excursions

  8778724674 | Warren County

Phillipsburg, New Jersey

Train Rides for Kids in NJ

Train rides for the whole family with special events throughout the year. the home of The Polar Express, A Day Out With Thomas and Dino Day... 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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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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We Bring the Museum to you! 

IN-PERSON or Hands-on VIRTUAL EVENTS! 


Parties and School Programs. 21st Year! Seen by millions. Clients include The Bronx Zoo, Newark Museum, National Geographic.

4 Great Programs to choose from: 
DINOSAURS ROCK® - Fossils, GEMS ROCK® – Rocks & Minerals, SHARKS & OCEANS ROCK and INSECTS ROCK. 

Parties, School Assemblies and multi-session After School programs, Camps, Scout events, Homeschool classes and events

We Come To You, New Jersey

NJ Virtual Activities and Events

We Bring the Museum to you! IN-PERSON or Hands-on VIRTUAL EVENTS! Parties and School Programs. 21st Year! Seen by millions. Clients include The Bronx Zoo, Newark Museum, National Geographic. 4 Great Programs to choose from: DINOSAURS ROCK® - Fossils, GEMS ROCK® – Rocks & Minerals, SHARKS & OCEANS ROCK and INSECTS ROCK. Parties, School Assemblies and ... Read More

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Color Me Mine Summit

  908-598-0248 | Union County

Summit, New Jersey

Pottery Studios in NJ

Whether you are looking for a fun party idea, planning a special event, want to make a truly unique gift, or just want to have some fun, no artistic experience necessary – Color Me Mine Summit is here to help you create your own piece of art! No appointment needed, anyone is welcome to walk-in.

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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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Tac Ops

  973-753-2651 | Essex County

Fairfield, New Jersey

Laser Tag Arenas in NJ

Experience laser tag like you never have before at Tac Ops Tactical Laser Tag... 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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We Come To You, New Jersey

Field Trips in NJ

We Bring the Museum to you! IN-PERSON or Hands-on VIRTUAL EVENTS! Parties and School Programs. 21st Year! Seen by millions. Clients include The Bronx Zoo, Newark Museum, National Geographic. 4 Great Programs to choose from: DINOSAURS ROCK® - Fossils, GEMS ROCK® – Rocks & Minerals, SHARKS & OCEANS ROCK and INSECTS ROCK. Check out www.DinosaursRockSupe... 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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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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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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Mud Clay Studio Madison

  973-520-8480 | Morris County

Madison, New Jersey

Pottery Studios in NJ

Mud Clay Studio Madison offers fun events for couples, women, kids, and more! Take a class to learn to use the pottery wheel or sculpt your own pinch pots or coil pots. The studio also has walk-in hours for working on your own project or piec... 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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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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Funtime Junction

  973-882-9777 | Essex County

Fairfield, New Jersey

Kids Play Places in NJ

Best of Essex gold medal winning FunTime Junction is the best place for all-weather all-day play and family fun!  Featuring a huge multi-level climbscape complete with slides, tubes, web ladders, bouncers, and a jump pillow, FunTime Junction also has an 1800 SF laser tag arena, helicopter carousel ride, and the All-New FunTime Freddy’s FunHouse. The Be... 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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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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Boonton Mud Clay Studio

  973-917-3399 | Morris County

Boonton, New Jersey

Pottery Studios in NJ

Attend a Couples Night every Saturday at Boonton Mud! In this class you can try your hand at the potter's wheel like the pottery scene out of the movie Ghost with Patrick Swayze! This event is perfect for a romantic date spot. Just grab a bottle of wine & some messy clothes and join other couples and make your hand-built projec... 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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Abmas Farm

  201-891-0278 | Bergen County

Wyckoff, New Jersey

Toddler Attractions 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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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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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. Stop by the studio and paint one of our many ceramic figures, plates, mugs & more.

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A True Classic New Jersey Amusement Park

Land of Make Believe works to ensure that they offer family fun at an affordable price for the entire summer. You can even bring your own food into the park to have a picnic! Make sure to check out their all-new Safari Adventure!

Land of Make Believe

  908-459-9000 | Warren County

Hope, New Jersey

Amusement Parks in NJ

Is Land of Make Believe good for toddlers? Absolutely! Land of Make Believe in Hope, NJ is a family-friendly amusement park and water park. There are rides and attractions to suit all ages (especially toddlers), including the new thrill ride "Scream Machine 360" and even boardwalk games with prize... Read More

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Land of Make Believe

  908-459-9000 | Warren County

Hope, New Jersey

Water Parks in NJ

Land of Make Believe’s unique water park features a life-size Pirate Ship in the World’s Largest Wading Pool. Thrilling Dual Racing Pirate Slides – Pirates Escape & Pirates Revenge, Action River Tubing Ride with Waves, Waterfalls and Rapids, Sidewinder - Half Pipe - feel like you are going off Earth’s edge with a Smile, CannonBall - shoot into a H... Read More

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Different game themes available!

When you use the 900 ft Digital Simulator, you can choose from a variety of themes. Shoot in the Wild West or protecting the world from zombies. You can also defend the city from thugs or train for home defense. 

RTSP

  973-434-7600 | Morris County

Randolph, New Jersey

Arcades in NJ

RTSP is an indoor shooting range in Morris County offering a huge Digital Simulator for an immersive experience. This is a fun way to put your aim to the test as you interact with situations and life-size targets in a realistic way... Read More

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22 different live action performances throughout the day!

Live shows and performances are scattered all throughout the day. This includes competitions, gun fights, and more! Some are even interactive and require child or audience participation.

Wild West City

  973-347-8900 | Sussex County

Byram Township, New Jersey

Field Trips in NJ

Take a journey into the past with an interactive experience in the Wild West right here in New Jersey! You'll learn all about life on the frontier and how to spin a trick rope. There will also be opportunities to ride a pony, pan for gold, or play a round of miniature golf. Take advantage of this authentic experience jam-packed with fu... Read More

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Experience 1880 Frontier Life right in Stanhope NJ!

Wild West City in Sussex County NJ is designed to look and feel like Dodge City, Kansas in the 1880s. Porytayals of real life characters and events take place daily. 

Wild West City

  973-347-8900 | Sussex County

Stanhope, New Jersey

Amusement Parks in NJ

Wild West City gives a look into what 1880 Dodge City, Kansas was like. The entire amusement park was designed to make visitors feel like they are literally in a Wild West City, with shops museums, "townsfolk", panning for gold, and mor... Read More

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Splurge Bakery

  973-379-0740 | Essex County

Millburn, New Jersey

NJ Virtual Activities and Events

Splurge Bakery in Milburn, NJ takes great pride in their outstanding products!  The bakery bakes everything from scratch, in small batches and of course, using only the finest ingredients!

They can make any design you want for fun and unique, personalized cookie favors, corporate gifts and special occasion gifts. That is after all what made t... Read More

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Shooting range is 40 yards long!

Tactical Training's range is around 60% longer than most standard shooting ranges. This allows you a variety of other benefits and opportunities such as accommodation to a 50 caliber BMG. 

Tactical Training Center, LLC

  908-782-9000 | Hunterdon County

Flemington, New Jersey

Laser Tag Arenas in NJ

Tactical Training is a shooting range with target practice as well as training opportunities. Apply for a membership for added bonuses and discount... Read More

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The Village Play Cafe

  9735079822 | Morris County

Chatham, New Jersey

Kids Play Places in NJ

At The Village Play Cafe, you will find endless opportunities for your child to interact and play with others through creative and imaginary measures. The Village Café is bustling with a grocery store, post office, veterinary clinic, and a playhouse! Take a cozy coupe for a spin, then drive over to the gas station and fill-er-up. Is your little one into ... Read More

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We give you a list of things to collect each session and then together we all build and create different experiments together-- virtually. 

Team Makers Virtual Summer Camps

  2015008076 | Bergen County

Tenafly, New Jersey

NJ Virtual Activities and Events

Virtual summer camps that are fun, engaging, interactive for children ages K-6. Subjects in Engineering, Science, Math, and Pokemon... Read More

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Try their Signature Rack N Roll Hot Dogs and Burgers!

Playing all those games will sure work up an appetite. Stop by their food center for some delicious options. Their Signature Hot Dogs and Burgers will not disappoint! A delectable treat for everyone involved. 

Rack N' Roll

  973-365-0020 | Passaic County

Passaic, New Jersey

Arcades in NJ

Rack N' Roll is fun for everyone! They have over 100 video games, pinball machines, and kiddie rides for the little ones. Spend the day exploring, playing, and having fun with all the many options. Try to win tickets to redeem a priz... Read More

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Virtual Team Building Makes for Real-Life Fun!
Take on a brand new kind of team building--virtual! Team Building Arena is a fun way to bond with your team over fun puzzles, mysteries that need to be solved, and friendly competition between teams.

Team Building Arena

  833-273-6246 | Passaic County

Hawthorne, New Jersey

NJ Virtual Activities and Events

Try out a fun, challenging, and puzzling way to bond with your team at Team Building Arena! This new team building activities combines all of the fun of an escape room, puzzle hunt, and myster... Read More

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Mountainside Stables

  973-300-3307 | Sussex County

Lafayette, New Jersey

Kid-Friendly Farms in NJ

Mountainside Stables has been providing excellent entertainment services for events throughout the Tri-State Area for 20 years! They provide traveling petting farms, pony rides and horse and carriage rides for events large or small. The traveling farm is a unique addition to any party that all of your guests will love! They bring clean and friendly animal... Read More

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NJ Magazine's #1 Amusement Park in North Jersey!

The Land of Make Believe offers rides, a waterpark, and more in a beautiful scenic setting. It has everything you need for a day filled with family fun and laughs. They consistently add new rides and attractions, so don't forget to check back to see what's new!

Land of Make Believe and Pirate's Cove

  908-459-9000 | Warren County

Hope, New Jersey

Kids Play Places in NJ

The Land of Make Believe and Pirate's Cove is every child's summer fantasy! With classic rides in the amusement park section and water attractions in the waterpark section, this theme park combines two of the best places to be on a summer day! You can relax in the pool at Pirate's Cove or get your adrenaline pumping on the Black Hole. Or you can choose to jo... 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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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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The Wagner Farm Arboretum was established in 2004 as a non-profit organization. It sits on land that was once the Wagner Dairy Farm, founded in 1916 by the Wagner family, and operated until the land was purchased by Warren Township.  

The Arboretum seeks to enrich, educate and inspire the community by increasing environmental awareness and recreational opportunities.  

Wagner Farm Arboretum

 908-350-7383 | Somerset County

Arboretums in NJ

Warren, New Jersey

Wagner Farm Arboretum sits on 96.6 beautiful acres of former farmland in the heart of Somerset County.... 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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An upscale studio with canvases, totes and more!

Here you can choose what you'd like to paint whether its a coffee mug, a tote, a pillow case, a glass bottle, or a wine glass! Bring some wine and snacks to fuel your creativity for the remainder of the night.

Paint Fun Studio

 732-763-4518 | Somerset County

Art Studios in NJ

Hillsborough Township, New Jersey

Pick one out of their many weekly themes and come in for a chance to channel your creativity. They'll teach you the ropes and then you're on your own to create and sip for the rest of the nigh... Read More

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A beautiful ride along The Delaware River.

The Delaware River Railroad Excursions

 8778724674 | Warren County

Train Rides for Kids in NJ

Phillipsburg, New Jersey

Train rides for the whole family with special events throughout the year. the home of The Polar Express, A Day Out With Thomas and Dino Day... 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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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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We Bring the Museum to you! 

IN-PERSON or Hands-on VIRTUAL EVENTS! 


Parties and School Programs. 21st Year! Seen by millions. Clients include The Bronx Zoo, Newark Museum, National Geographic.

4 Great Programs to choose from: 
DINOSAURS ROCK® - Fossils, GEMS ROCK® – Rocks & Minerals, SHARKS & OCEANS ROCK and INSECTS ROCK. 

Parties, School Assemblies and multi-session After School programs, Camps, Scout events, Homeschool classes and events

NJ Virtual Activities and Events

We Come To You, New Jersey

We Bring the Museum to you! IN-PERSON or Hands-on VIRTUAL EVENTS! Parties and School Programs. 21st Year! Seen by millions. Clients include The Bronx Zoo, Newark Museum, National Geographic. 4 Great Programs to choose from: DINOSAURS ROCK® - Fossils, GEMS ROCK® – Rocks & Minerals, SHARKS & OCEANS ROCK and INSECTS ROCK. Parties, School Assemblies and ... Read More

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Color Me Mine Summit

 908-598-0248 | Union County

Pottery Studios in NJ

Summit, New Jersey

Whether you are looking for a fun party idea, planning a special event, want to make a truly unique gift, or just want to have some fun, no artistic experience necessary – Color Me Mine Summit is here to help you create your own piece of art! No appointment needed, anyone is welcome to walk-in.

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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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Tac Ops

 973-753-2651 | Essex County

Laser Tag Arenas in NJ

Fairfield, New Jersey

Experience laser tag like you never have before at Tac Ops Tactical Laser Tag... 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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Field Trips in NJ

We Come To You, New Jersey

We Bring the Museum to you! IN-PERSON or Hands-on VIRTUAL EVENTS! Parties and School Programs. 21st Year! Seen by millions. Clients include The Bronx Zoo, Newark Museum, National Geographic. 4 Great Programs to choose from: DINOSAURS ROCK® - Fossils, GEMS ROCK® – Rocks & Minerals, SHARKS & OCEANS ROCK and INSECTS ROCK. Check out www.DinosaursRockSupe... 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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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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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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Mud Clay Studio Madison

 973-520-8480 | Morris County

Pottery Studios in NJ

Madison, New Jersey

Mud Clay Studio Madison offers fun events for couples, women, kids, and more! Take a class to learn to use the pottery wheel or sculpt your own pinch pots or coil pots. The studio also has walk-in hours for working on your own project or piec... 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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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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Funtime Junction

 973-882-9777 | Essex County

Kids Play Places in NJ

Fairfield, New Jersey

Best of Essex gold medal winning FunTime Junction is the best place for all-weather all-day play and family fun!  Featuring a huge multi-level climbscape complete with slides, tubes, web ladders, bouncers, and a jump pillow, FunTime Junction also has an 1800 SF laser tag arena, helicopter carousel ride, and the All-New FunTime Freddy’s FunHouse. The Be... 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

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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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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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Boonton Mud Clay Studio

 973-917-3399 | Morris County

Pottery Studios in NJ

Boonton, New Jersey

Attend a Couples Night every Saturday at Boonton Mud! In this class you can try your hand at the potter's wheel like the pottery scene out of the movie Ghost with Patrick Swayze! This event is perfect for a romantic date spot. Just grab a bottle of wine & some messy clothes and join other couples and make your hand-built projec... 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.

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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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Abmas Farm

 201-891-0278 | Bergen County

Toddler Attractions 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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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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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. Stop by the studio and paint one of our many ceramic figures, plates, mugs & more.

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A True Classic New Jersey Amusement Park

Land of Make Believe works to ensure that they offer family fun at an affordable price for the entire summer. You can even bring your own food into the park to have a picnic! Make sure to check out their all-new Safari Adventure!

Land of Make Believe

 908-459-9000 | Warren County

Amusement Parks in NJ

Hope, New Jersey

Is Land of Make Believe good for toddlers? Absolutely! Land of Make Believe in Hope, NJ is a family-friendly amusement park and water park. There are rides and attractions to suit all ages (especially toddlers), including the new thrill ride "Scream Machine 360" and even boardwalk games with prize... Read More

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Land of Make Believe

 908-459-9000 | Warren County

Water Parks in NJ

Hope, New Jersey

Land of Make Believe’s unique water park features a life-size Pirate Ship in the World’s Largest Wading Pool. Thrilling Dual Racing Pirate Slides – Pirates Escape & Pirates Revenge, Action River Tubing Ride with Waves, Waterfalls and Rapids, Sidewinder - Half Pipe - feel like you are going off Earth’s edge with a Smile, CannonBall - shoot into a H... Read More

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Different game themes available!

When you use the 900 ft Digital Simulator, you can choose from a variety of themes. Shoot in the Wild West or protecting the world from zombies. You can also defend the city from thugs or train for home defense. 

RTSP

 973-434-7600 | Morris County

Arcades in NJ

Randolph, New Jersey

RTSP is an indoor shooting range in Morris County offering a huge Digital Simulator for an immersive experience. This is a fun way to put your aim to the test as you interact with situations and life-size targets in a realistic way... Read More

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22 different live action performances throughout the day!

Live shows and performances are scattered all throughout the day. This includes competitions, gun fights, and more! Some are even interactive and require child or audience participation.

Wild West City

 973-347-8900 | Sussex County

Field Trips in NJ

Byram Township, New Jersey

Take a journey into the past with an interactive experience in the Wild West right here in New Jersey! You'll learn all about life on the frontier and how to spin a trick rope. There will also be opportunities to ride a pony, pan for gold, or play a round of miniature golf. Take advantage of this authentic experience jam-packed with fu... Read More

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Experience 1880 Frontier Life right in Stanhope NJ!

Wild West City in Sussex County NJ is designed to look and feel like Dodge City, Kansas in the 1880s. Porytayals of real life characters and events take place daily. 

Wild West City

 973-347-8900 | Sussex County

Amusement Parks in NJ

Stanhope, New Jersey

Wild West City gives a look into what 1880 Dodge City, Kansas was like. The entire amusement park was designed to make visitors feel like they are literally in a Wild West City, with shops museums, "townsfolk", panning for gold, and mor... Read More

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Splurge Bakery

 973-379-0740 | Essex County

NJ Virtual Activities and Events

Millburn, New Jersey

Splurge Bakery in Milburn, NJ takes great pride in their outstanding products!  The bakery bakes everything from scratch, in small batches and of course, using only the finest ingredients!

They can make any design you want for fun and unique, personalized cookie favors, corporate gifts and special occasion gifts. That is after all what made t... Read More

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Shooting range is 40 yards long!

Tactical Training's range is around 60% longer than most standard shooting ranges. This allows you a variety of other benefits and opportunities such as accommodation to a 50 caliber BMG. 

Tactical Training Center, LLC

 908-782-9000 | Hunterdon County

Laser Tag Arenas in NJ

Flemington, New Jersey

Tactical Training is a shooting range with target practice as well as training opportunities. Apply for a membership for added bonuses and discount... Read More

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The Village Play Cafe

 9735079822 | Morris County

Kids Play Places in NJ

Chatham, New Jersey

At The Village Play Cafe, you will find endless opportunities for your child to interact and play with others through creative and imaginary measures. The Village Café is bustling with a grocery store, post office, veterinary clinic, and a playhouse! Take a cozy coupe for a spin, then drive over to the gas station and fill-er-up. Is your little one into ... Read More

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We give you a list of things to collect each session and then together we all build and create different experiments together-- virtually. 

Team Makers Virtual Summer Camps

 2015008076 | Bergen County

NJ Virtual Activities and Events

Tenafly, New Jersey

Virtual summer camps that are fun, engaging, interactive for children ages K-6. Subjects in Engineering, Science, Math, and Pokemon... Read More

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Try their Signature Rack N Roll Hot Dogs and Burgers!

Playing all those games will sure work up an appetite. Stop by their food center for some delicious options. Their Signature Hot Dogs and Burgers will not disappoint! A delectable treat for everyone involved. 

Rack N' Roll

 973-365-0020 | Passaic County

Arcades in NJ

Passaic, New Jersey

Rack N' Roll is fun for everyone! They have over 100 video games, pinball machines, and kiddie rides for the little ones. Spend the day exploring, playing, and having fun with all the many options. Try to win tickets to redeem a priz... Read More

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Virtual Team Building Makes for Real-Life Fun!
Take on a brand new kind of team building--virtual! Team Building Arena is a fun way to bond with your team over fun puzzles, mysteries that need to be solved, and friendly competition between teams.

Team Building Arena

 833-273-6246 | Passaic County

NJ Virtual Activities and Events

Hawthorne, New Jersey

Try out a fun, challenging, and puzzling way to bond with your team at Team Building Arena! This new team building activities combines all of the fun of an escape room, puzzle hunt, and myster... Read More

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Mountainside Stables

 973-300-3307 | Sussex County

Kid-Friendly Farms in NJ

Lafayette, New Jersey

Mountainside Stables has been providing excellent entertainment services for events throughout the Tri-State Area for 20 years! They provide traveling petting farms, pony rides and horse and carriage rides for events large or small. The traveling farm is a unique addition to any party that all of your guests will love! They bring clean and friendly animal... Read More

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NJ Magazine's #1 Amusement Park in North Jersey!

The Land of Make Believe offers rides, a waterpark, and more in a beautiful scenic setting. It has everything you need for a day filled with family fun and laughs. They consistently add new rides and attractions, so don't forget to check back to see what's new!

Land of Make Believe and Pirate's Cove

 908-459-9000 | Warren County

Kids Play Places in NJ

Hope, New Jersey

The Land of Make Believe and Pirate's Cove is every child's summer fantasy! With classic rides in the amusement park section and water attractions in the waterpark section, this theme park combines two of the best places to be on a summer day! You can relax in the pool at Pirate's Cove or get your adrenaline pumping on the Black Hole. Or you can choose to jo... Read More

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