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Northern NJ

KidzVillage Kids Indoor Play Places in Northern New JerseyKidz Village 
131 South 31st Street, Kenilworth, NJ 07033
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 pretend 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, supermarket, beauty salon, tool shop, etc.) while they have fun. They offer open play all day every day, 7 days a week.

In addition, Kidz Village throws very special birthday parties in private party rooms that are filled with interactive activities and are personalized for each birthday child. Kidz Village can host small and very large school/organization groups. Socks are required to play. No outside food or beverage. Call 908-445-7220 (Kenilworth) or 732-826-8577 (Woodbridge), visit their website or see their full page listing!

Hours: 7 Days a Week
Monday-Thursday 10am-7pm
Friday and Saturday 10am-9pm
Sunday 10am-7pm

2 awesome locations in Kenilworth and Woodbridge!

18,000 square feet of fun for kids ages 10 and under!

Northern NJ

Imagine That Interactive Walk In Play Places in Northern New JerseyImagine That!!!
4 Vreeland Rd, Florham Park, NJ 07932

Imagine That!!! is one of the best children's museums in northern NJ, specializing in pre-school age and young school children. The kids will absolutely love being able to touch, discover, and learn on their own as they make their way through 16,000 square feet and 15 unique exhibits. They are encouraged to learn through playing as they explore the safe and educational environment. The facility includes a gift shop stocked with lots of fun and educational toys, an online gift registry, and a healthy-menu cafe.

Imagine That!!! also offers birthday parties, private events, and field trips! Make their next special day the most amazing one yet by having their birthday party at Imagine That!!!

Visit their website for more information!

15 Educational Exhibits encourage learning through play!

Northern NJ

The Funplex of East Hanover Northern NJ Walk In Play PlacesThe Funplex
182 Route 10 West, East Hanover, NJ 07936
With more than 100,000 sq. ft. of fun, this award-winning family entertainment center offers everything from Go Karts to Virtual Reality and Arcade Games to an exhilarating water park and more, making The Funplex the go-to venue for corporate events, parties or simply a day of family fun.

Widely-popular indoor attractions include a state-of-the-art arcade, our newest attraction, the futuristic FunTron Laser Tag, XD Dark Ride featuring 4-D motion simulation in a theatre atmosphere, fast-paced Electric Go-Karts, Foam Frenzy and Bumper Cars. Hungry guests can now enjoy the all-new PitStop café, with racing-themed décor and an appetizing new menu.

Outside, guests enjoy the hugely-popular Splashplex Water Park, open from Memorial Day through Labor Day. The water park features an Interactive Pool, cascading Infinity Pool, Splash Pad, Lazy River, Body Slides, Coal Mine Railway, 5-story Prospector's Journey tube slide and 6-second plunging Gold Rush water slide.

New this year! The Funplex Indoor Boardwalk Area complete with 20 lanes of Bowling equipped with an interactive game called "HyperBowling", 2 New Amusement Rides, and a newly remodeled Go-Kart Track. The VIP Bowling Suite is new to The Boardwalk with 6 Private Bowling Lanes for parties or events up to 75 people.

The Funplex is a great place for family fun!

Northern NJ

HudsonPlay Kids Indoor Play Places in Northern New JerseyHudsonPlay 
189 Brunswick St., Jersey City, NJ 07302
Bring your children to HudsonPlay, where they will rediscover the excitement of play! HudsonPlay is a unique indoor play space with activities to engage children of all ages. Their focus is on interactive entertainment and fitness, with specially designed play areas for toddlers, preschoolers, older children and even adults! The soft-play area features a variety of activities appropriate for all ages including Imagination Playground blocks, toy car course, rock climbing walls, net-rope course, swings, ladder course, Foosball table, Ninja Warrior course and much more! HudsonPlay is also one of the only play facilities in the state to feature a Virtual Reality Roller Coaster!

HudsonPlay is available for walk-ins daily or become a member for exclusive perks such as 40% off admission, 10% off birthday parties, 2 complimentary PLAYpasses and more! They also offer several classes throughout the week such as Ninja Training, Tumbling, Music Enrichment and more. Most classes must be registered in advance, visit the website for upcoming sessions and to book online. Adult Ninja Course and Climbing workouts are available daily after 7pm (reservation required), come in for a unique way to burn some calories! HudsonPlay is available for birthday parties, fundraisers, field trips and private events for all ages; call for more information and to reserve your date.

Great for all ages!

Northern NJ

Play Away Open Play Places in Northern NJPlay Away 
153 Main Street, Hackettstown, NJ 07840
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 police station, and Honey Bear Market food market. Each little home is filled with toys and costumes for the children to play.

Open play at Play Away is geared towards children ages 0-6 years old. There is a one-time entry fee, which means if you need to leave to grab a bite to eat, you can come back later in the day! Guests are welcome to bring their own food to eat in the party room.

Custom-Designed Play Place for Kids 6 and Under!

Northern NJ

The Gagasphere Active Open Play Places in Northern New JerseyThe Gagasphere The Gagasphere Indoor Play Places for Kids in Northern NJ
140 Franklin Turnpike, Waldwick, NJ 07463
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 founded by two mothers in August of 2016 out of pure necessity when it was discovered there were no dedicated facilities available to children in the area to play Gaga Ball. The facility offers after-school programs, birthday parties, open pit time, summer camps, private rentals, leagues and group events, geared towards ages 5 – 14 years old, but older children and adults will definitely want to get in on the action! Visit the website for more information and to see a game of Gaga in action!

Go Gaga in Bergen County!

Northern NJ

Funtime Junction open fitness play places in Northern NJFunTime Junction 
400 Fairfield Road, Fairfield, NJ 07004
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 Beam interactive floor projection game rotates through over 20 games and the continuously upgraded FunCade always has new games being added with opportunities to win points to be redeemed for great prizes! Younger children will love the classic kiddie rides and the age-appropriate toddler playground. The FunTime Café has plenty of seating and serves a wide array of kid and adult friendly food and beverages. Parents can also relax and watch TV from comfortable rocking chairs while their children play.

Walk-in open play is held Tuesday through Sunday.

Download the FunTime Junction app for promotions and coupons, including $5 off your first visit.

Climb Aboard for Fitness and Fun at Funtime Junction!

Northern NJ

Just Bead Yourself Walk In Play Place Northern NJJust Bead Yourself  - Map
113 Central Ave., Westfield, NJ 07090
Rain or shine, Just Bead Yourself is a great place for indoor family fun in Northern NJ! Use your creativity to design jewelry from their wide selection of beads. Kids and adults are welcome to bring their imagination and Just Bead Yourself will provide the beads and expertise to help you create your jewelry. You do the design and stringing and they will professionally finish your jewelry for you.

They have special workshops including:
Rainy Day /Any Day - Workshop
Special discounts for the walk-in workshop when you bring a friend. The more friends you bring the higher the discount. Click here for coupon 

Frozen Tea Party
Just Bead Yourself Nothern NJ walk in play place for kids

You are invited to Just Bead Yourself's monthly Frozen Tea Party events. You'll make Frozen themed jewelry, sing "Let it Go" with Queen Elsa and be crowned a Queen at the Coronation. Afterwards, enjoy pizza, lemonade and treats with Queen Elsa. Registration required, check the website for specific dates.

Jewelry Classes 
The walk-in workshop allows you to design your own jewelry and bead specialists will professionally finish your jewelry for you. The jewelry classes not only show you how to finish your own jewelry, but also teach more professional jewelry techniques and unusual jewelry projects. In the summer they also offer a 3 day Summer Bead Camp.

Call 908-232-3411 or check their website for their walk-in hours. They offer jewelry classes, kids' parties and ladies' night out, too!

Discover your creative side at this Northern NJ walk-in play place!

Northern NJ

The Village Café Kids Play Places Northern NJThe Village Café 
17 Watchung Ave, Chatham, NJ 07928

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The Village Café is NOW OPEN in Chatham, NJ! There 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 challenging themselves through physical play? Head over to the jungle gym for some crawling, sliding and climbing. For quieter exploration, kids can read in the book nook, tackle a puzzle, or try their hand at other sensory games and toys that encourage creative thinking and problem solving.

Then make sure to take time to nourish at the café area with bistro tables, lounge areas and gourmet beverages and healthy menu options. Their menu items are switched up weekly, but you can always expect them to be delicious!


Northern NJ

Hudson's House of Play imaginitive play places for kids in Northern NJHudson’s House of Play
40 Riverwalk Pl., West New York, NJ 07093
The ultimate goal of Hudson's House of Play is to bring the local community of parents and children together through imaginative play. Their indoor open play space is custom-built and designed to replicate a traditional downtown city square. Each play area features costumes, furniture and toys designed to enhance your child's imaginative play experience and promote growth, both mentally and socially, through open play. Firefights in training can suit-up in uniform to fight the cities' fires, pastry chefs can whip up sweet treats in the bakery, animal lovers can examine Hudson’s House of Play’s four-legged creatures, stock shelves in the local market so the community will have fresh food, or simply relax around their own version of a brownstone residence. No matter what section your child's curiosity and imagination takes them, they'll be sure to connect and socialize with other children their own age. Visit their website to see open hours of play as they are regularly changing with the seasons.

Birthday Parties and Classes also Available!

Northern NJ

Screamin Parites Indoor Bounce Places in Northern NJScreamin' Parties
651 Route 17 South, Paramus, NJ 07652
Screamin' Parties is the best place to play in Northern NJ! Their facility features inflatables, slides, obstacle courses, an interactive video game floor and more!

Every Tuesday from 6-8pm, come to their Paramus, NJ location for Open Bounce! Parents can add pizza, juice, cotton candy and ice cream fruit bars to open bounce. This is a great middle-of-the-week treat for your kids! If your preschooler wants to bounce but you're afraid they are going to get overwhelmed bouncing with the big kids, Screamin' Parties also offers a special preschool open bounce sessions during the morning hours for kids ages 2-4. Visit their website for more information on open bounce or birthday parties.

Come play at Open Bounce!

Northern NJ

Power Play Gaming Walk in Play Places Northern NJPower Play Gaming 
23 Diamond Spring Rd., Denville, NJ 07834

Come out to Power Play Gaming for hours of gaming fun! They are the premier indoor gaming center in Northern New Jersey with the largest selection of video games on any game console that is out right now! Come in for a casual afternoon of gaming with your friends and family or compete in one of their many tournaments. They offer hourly play so you can test out the latest games before you buy them, right from the store! Power Play Gaming not only has a huge selection of TVs and games, but you can also purchase a huge variety of gaming merchandise on premises.

Some of Power Play Gaming's best features include 12 Individual Xbox 360 gaming stations with 37" high-definition TVs and surround-sound gaming chairs! They also feature two co-op stations with two 61" high-definition TV's and two gaming chairs for Xbox 360, PS3 and Wii! They also have the latest Guitar Hero World Tour and Rock Band 2 so you can rock out at Power Play Gaming!

A gaming-lovers paradise in Northern New Jersey!

Northern NJ

The Gravity Vault Indoor Gyms For Kids In Northern NJThe Gravity Vault
107 Pleasant Avenue, Upper Saddle River, NJ 07458
The Gravity Vault indoor rock gym is the most unique place for kids to play in NJ. Indoor rock climbing is a great way for kids to build confidence, physical strength and problem-solving skills.

Gravity Vault offers different climbing grades for all skill levels. Whether you are training competitively or want to try a new physical activity, Gravity Vault is the best indoor climbing gym in Northern NJ. The Gravity Vault features special programs just for kids. They offer private instructional sessions, birthday parties and school break camps. If your child is interested in rock climbing, they offer several kids classes. Little Rockers is perfect for ages 5-6, while more advanced classes are designed to accommodate climbers up to 13 years old. GravityVault also offers walk-in climbing and day passes for the causal climber. Visit their website for more information!

Fun classes for kids!

Northern NJ

Jumpin Jax Open Play Places in Northern NJJumpin' Jax
600 Winters Avenue, Paramus, NJ 07652
Jumpin' Jax is proud to welcome you and your preschooler to their fun, exciting, educational and eco-friendly indoor play facility.

This play place in Northern NJ has a padded crawling area for younger children to explore without getting hurt. There is also a fantastic and whimsical make-believe area. Children can pretend they are shopping in a market or dress up in a castle! This is a great way to encourage dramatic play. Jumpin' Jax is great for older kids, too. Check out their LEGO building area, foam ball shooters, rock climbing wall, hand-peddled cars, multi-tiered jungle gym, zip line and 20-foot wave slides! When you and your little ones get hungry, stop by the Jumpin' Jax Cafe for refreshments and snacks. Come visit Jumpin' Jax for open play, and you'll want to host your next birthday party with them!

Great for all ages!

Northern NJ

Gymboree Jersey City Northern NJ Indoor Play Places for KidsGymboree
175 Newark Avenue, Jersey City, NJ 07302
For over 30 years, Gymboree has been the global leader in fostering creativity and confidence in children ages 0-5. Age-appropriate activities and programming help develop children's physical, cognitive and social growth.

They provide a fun environment where infants and toddlers are free to move, play and explore safely. The indoor environments are designed with children in mind. Gymboree offers classes that encourage development through play. They also offer music, sports and art classes to encourage your child's specific interests. The school skills classes build up the skillsyour child needs to be at the top of their class when they enroll in kindergarten.Bring all of your children to the same family fun class for stimulating learning activities. Gymboree of Jersey City is Northern NJ's best indoor play center.

Great for infants and toddlers!

Northern NJ

Castle Cove Mini Golf and Arcade Play Places in Northern NJCastle Cove Mini Golf and Arcade
705 Route 15 South, Lake Hopatcong, NJ 07843
Castle Cove is a fun kids play center in Northern NJ. This family entertainment center is a fun place to play all year round. They feature an indoor arcade filled with skeeball, pinball, air hockey and all of your favorite arcade games.

Castle Cove is the place to be during the week. They regularly have arcade specials for family fun. On "Token Tuesdays," guests receive $2 worth of tokens for FREE between 6-8pm. When you come to Castle Cove on Friday nights, enjoy a complimentary hot dog and soda. When the weather is warm, enjoy outdoor mini-golf! Play through 18 holes of golf on this fun and challenging course. Have your next birthday party or fundraiser at Castle Cove. They have several party plans, so you can create the best package for your party! Enjoy arcade tokens, pizza, mini-golf and fun party add-ons! Visit their website to see the best place to play in Northern NJ.

Come in on Tuesday and Friday nights!

Northern NJ

The Big Playhouse Best walk in play place in Northern NJThe Big Playhouse
316 Kinderkamack Road, Westwood, NJ 07675

It's time to get out of your house and visit THE BIG PLAYHOUSE for your children to discover the art of true old fashioned child to child social play. Creative tots (AGES 6 AND UNDER) will feel like “big kids” when they step inside the mini-town which is designed to stimulate real life play.

Whether you spend a couple hours, book a party, do a school field trip or come to a special event…THE BIG PLAYHOUSE is the place to go. They have exciting ATTRACTIONS designed to stimulate children's imagination, learning and social interaction while they have fun. This play center is in a safe and secure place allowing parents to be only a hug away while watching their children have a blast exploring.

An awesome mini town that will stimulate real life play!

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