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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 Essex County, NJ. See all of the amazingly fun attractions near you below!

Everyone's doing Zoom - Stay At Home Virtual Stuffed Animal Party with Friends & Family

Kids Party Workshops

  973-809-7904 | We Come to You

We Come To You, New Jersey

NJ Virtual Activities and Events

The perfect idea for a VIRTUAL birthday party or celebration! Don't let difficult times stop you from celebrating with your friends and family. To throw a VIRTUAL Build A Bear Party: order a set of 16" stuff-n-fluff animal kits, drop off to a friend's doorstep and invite them to your virtual Stuff-n-Fluff Zoom Party! Kids Love It!... 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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Realistic and State of the Art Gear for both Recruits (ages 5+) and Tactical (ages 12+) playing together and enjoying the action.  All stats tracked in real time and video game missions experienced in real life.

Bullseye Lasertag

  908-274-1499 | Middlesex County

Edison, New Jersey

Laser Tag Arenas in NJ

The largest indoor lasertag field on the east coast. Groups of all ages can engage on the most exciting version of lasertag around, with gear for young and old players all working togethe... 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

Visit Website View Details

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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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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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! 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 and one or two... Read More

Visit Website View Details

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

Visit Website View Details

VIRTUAL Online Entertainers performing live in the comfort of your own home

*NEW* interactive Virtual Online Magic Shows
Amazing top award-winning Variety Entertainers, Magicians, Wizards, Princesses, Puppet Shows, Kid's Musical Entertainer, and kid-friendly Magic Clowns

N/A, New Jersey

NJ Virtual Activities and Events

For over 35 years, Beauty & the Beast LLC - NJ Party Entertainment offers the best most trusted Variety Entertainer Magicians, Princess party performers, and Puppet Shows. From children's parties to special milestones to corporate events, we have the best completely interactive virtual online shows at a discounted rate for every budget. These multi-talented ... Read More

Visit Website View Details

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

Visit Website View Details

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

Visit Website View Details

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

Visit Website View Details

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

Visit Website View Details

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

Visit Website View Details

The Village Play Cafe

  9735079822 | Morris County

Chatham, New Jersey

Toddler Attractions in NJ

"It Takes a Village to Raise a Child!" 

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 dr... Read More

Visit Website View Details

Monster Mini Golf offers a ton of fun activities like laser tag, virtual reality, a laser maze and a top of the line arcade all making for a unique experience for the whole family.

Monster Mini Golf

  973-244-0026 | Essex County

Fairfield, New Jersey

Mini Golf Courses in NJ

Monster Mini Golf of Fairfield is a mini-golf experience like none other. Black lights bring to life the most stimulating and unique mini golf experience in NJ! Dive into 18 holes of glow-in-the-dark mini golf surrounded by walls that are alive with witty, comical, and relatable pop-culture artwork belonging to the town and state of the actual location... Read More

Visit Website View Details

Cora Hartshorn Arboretum

  973-376-3587 | Essex County

Short Hills, New Jersey

Arboretums in NJ

With over 100 species of wildflowers and over 40 varieties of trees, Cora Hartshorn Arboretum is a great place to visit to expand your knowledge about the natural world! Stroll through the grounds and enjoy the views or come for some of their interactive programs and activities fr kids and adult... Read More

Visit Website View Details

Charmed Beading Studio

  973-783-0030 | Essex County

Montclair, New Jersey

Bead Studios in NJ

Visit Charmin Beading Studio in Montclair for a fun day of crafts with the family! Craft your own creations using their equipment. Your child can also host their birthday party here if arts is their passio... Read More

Visit Website View Details

Holsten's Brookdale Confectionery

  973-338-7091 | Essex County

Bloomfield, New Jersey

Ice Cream Shops in NJ

Enjoy the old-fashioned ice cream parlor feel of Holsten's while enjoying some delicious ice cream. They also offer a variety of grill items for those who prefer something savory. Holsten's was also the scene of the final episode of HBO's Soprano... Read More

Visit Website View Details

Mark and Julie's Homemade Ice Cream

  973-731-6011 | Essex County

West Orange, New Jersey

Ice Cream Shops in NJ

Mark and Julie's Homemade Ice Cream provides a variety of delicious, store-made ice creams and yogurts. They use only the finest ingredients to craft the perfect frozen dessert that'll cool you down on a hot summer da... Read More

Visit Website View Details

Awesome Zoo to Bring Kids to in Northern NJ!

The efforts made by The Essex County Turtle Back Zoo to educate and inform the public about animals is outstanding. Their brand new Sea Turtle Recovery program includes a Turtle Rehabilitation Center for guests to see.

Essex County Turtle Back Zoo

  973-731-5800 | Essex County

West Orange, New Jersey

Zoos in NJ

The Essex County Turtle Back Zoo in northern NJ has tons of exhibits for visitors to explore with exciting animals such as alligators, wolves, penguins, and so much more! The zoo also runs events, workshops, awareness weeks, and live animal presentations each mont... Read More

Visit Website View Details

This Is Perfect For Any Performing Arts Enthusiast!

New Jersey Performing Arts Center

  1-888-4665 | Essex County

Newark, New Jersey

NJ Virtual Activities and Events

New Jersey Performing Arts Center is bringing the best of their theater and musical productions to you right in your living room! With videos added daily from some of the best dance, music, and theater performances you will be entertained while being a true patron of the arts... Read More

Visit Website View Details

First and only long term sea turtle rehabilitation

Sea Turtle Recovery

  609-667-4076 | Essex County

West Orange, New Jersey

Aquariums in NJ

Various fundraisers have been arranged by us to ensure we are able to reach the public and spread awareness about the enlargement of sea turtles. Various educational programs are offered by STR such as school presentations and games free of charge. Being, a non-profit organization we always welcome donations for our programs. To raise awareness about sea tur... Read More

Visit Website View Details

Everyone's doing Zoom - Stay At Home Virtual Stuffed Animal Party with Friends & Family

Kids Party Workshops

 973-809-7904 | We Come to You

NJ Virtual Activities and Events

We Come To You, New Jersey

The perfect idea for a VIRTUAL birthday party or celebration! Don't let difficult times stop you from celebrating with your friends and family. To throw a VIRTUAL Build A Bear Party: order a set of 16" stuff-n-fluff animal kits, drop off to a friend's doorstep and invite them to your virtual Stuff-n-Fluff Zoom Party! Kids Love It!... Read More

Visit Website View Details

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

Visit Website View Details

Realistic and State of the Art Gear for both Recruits (ages 5+) and Tactical (ages 12+) playing together and enjoying the action.  All stats tracked in real time and video game missions experienced in real life.

Bullseye Lasertag

 908-274-1499 | Middlesex County

Laser Tag Arenas in NJ

Edison, New Jersey

The largest indoor lasertag field on the east coast. Groups of all ages can engage on the most exciting version of lasertag around, with gear for young and old players all working togethe... Read More

Visit Website View Details

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

Visit Website View Details

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

Visit Website View Details

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

Visit Website View Details

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! 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 and one or two... Read More

Visit Website View Details

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

Visit Website View Details

VIRTUAL Online Entertainers performing live in the comfort of your own home

*NEW* interactive Virtual Online Magic Shows
Amazing top award-winning Variety Entertainers, Magicians, Wizards, Princesses, Puppet Shows, Kid's Musical Entertainer, and kid-friendly Magic Clowns

NJ Virtual Activities and Events

N/A, New Jersey

For over 35 years, Beauty & the Beast LLC - NJ Party Entertainment offers the best most trusted Variety Entertainer Magicians, Princess party performers, and Puppet Shows. From children's parties to special milestones to corporate events, we have the best completely interactive virtual online shows at a discounted rate for every budget. These multi-talented ... Read More

Visit Website View Details

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

Visit Website View Details

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

Visit Website View Details

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

Visit Website View Details

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

Visit Website View Details

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

Visit Website View Details

The Village Play Cafe

 9735079822 | Morris County

Toddler Attractions in NJ

Chatham, New Jersey

"It Takes a Village to Raise a Child!" 

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 dr... Read More

Visit Website View Details

Monster Mini Golf offers a ton of fun activities like laser tag, virtual reality, a laser maze and a top of the line arcade all making for a unique experience for the whole family.

Monster Mini Golf

 973-244-0026 | Essex County

Mini Golf Courses in NJ

Fairfield, New Jersey

Monster Mini Golf of Fairfield is a mini-golf experience like none other. Black lights bring to life the most stimulating and unique mini golf experience in NJ! Dive into 18 holes of glow-in-the-dark mini golf surrounded by walls that are alive with witty, comical, and relatable pop-culture artwork belonging to the town and state of the actual location... Read More

Visit Website View Details

Cora Hartshorn Arboretum

 973-376-3587 | Essex County

Arboretums in NJ

Short Hills, New Jersey

With over 100 species of wildflowers and over 40 varieties of trees, Cora Hartshorn Arboretum is a great place to visit to expand your knowledge about the natural world! Stroll through the grounds and enjoy the views or come for some of their interactive programs and activities fr kids and adult... Read More

Visit Website View Details

Charmed Beading Studio

 973-783-0030 | Essex County

Bead Studios in NJ

Montclair, New Jersey

Visit Charmin Beading Studio in Montclair for a fun day of crafts with the family! Craft your own creations using their equipment. Your child can also host their birthday party here if arts is their passio... Read More

Visit Website View Details

Holsten's Brookdale Confectionery

 973-338-7091 | Essex County

Ice Cream Shops in NJ

Bloomfield, New Jersey

Enjoy the old-fashioned ice cream parlor feel of Holsten's while enjoying some delicious ice cream. They also offer a variety of grill items for those who prefer something savory. Holsten's was also the scene of the final episode of HBO's Soprano... Read More

Visit Website View Details

Mark and Julie's Homemade Ice Cream

 973-731-6011 | Essex County

Ice Cream Shops in NJ

West Orange, New Jersey

Mark and Julie's Homemade Ice Cream provides a variety of delicious, store-made ice creams and yogurts. They use only the finest ingredients to craft the perfect frozen dessert that'll cool you down on a hot summer da... Read More

Visit Website View Details

Awesome Zoo to Bring Kids to in Northern NJ!

The efforts made by The Essex County Turtle Back Zoo to educate and inform the public about animals is outstanding. Their brand new Sea Turtle Recovery program includes a Turtle Rehabilitation Center for guests to see.

Essex County Turtle Back Zoo

 973-731-5800 | Essex County

Zoos in NJ

West Orange, New Jersey

The Essex County Turtle Back Zoo in northern NJ has tons of exhibits for visitors to explore with exciting animals such as alligators, wolves, penguins, and so much more! The zoo also runs events, workshops, awareness weeks, and live animal presentations each mont... Read More

Visit Website View Details

This Is Perfect For Any Performing Arts Enthusiast!

New Jersey Performing Arts Center

 1-888-4665 | Essex County

NJ Virtual Activities and Events

Newark, New Jersey

New Jersey Performing Arts Center is bringing the best of their theater and musical productions to you right in your living room! With videos added daily from some of the best dance, music, and theater performances you will be entertained while being a true patron of the arts... Read More

Visit Website View Details

First and only long term sea turtle rehabilitation

Sea Turtle Recovery

 609-667-4076 | Essex County

Aquariums in NJ

West Orange, New Jersey

Various fundraisers have been arranged by us to ensure we are able to reach the public and spread awareness about the enlargement of sea turtles. Various educational programs are offered by STR such as school presentations and games free of charge. Being, a non-profit organization we always welcome donations for our programs. To raise awareness about sea tur... Read More

Visit Website View Details

 

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