Pirate Adventure

Eleven Fun Ways to Explore NJ by Boat

With over 4,100 freshwater ponds, rivers, and streams in NJ and over 130 miles of white sandy beaches along the New Jersey coast of the Atlantic Ocean, there is no shortage of opportunities to enjoy getting wet.  There is lots of fun for all ages whether you are looking for a peaceful sail, a day of fishing, or an exhilarating speed boat ride. There is something so relaxing about spending a day on the water.  The whole family can enjoy a variety of ways paddle your way throughout New Jersey.      Link


Wooden Boat Festival in Toms River
Saturday, July 19, 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Antique & Classic Wooden Boats, Vendors, Pirates & Pirate shows, Kids - come build and sail wooden boats, Maritime Artists & Crafts; free admission. Toms River.  Link

Point Pleasant Jazz and Blues Festival
Saturday, July 19, 12:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Join the Jersey Shore Jazz and Blues Foundation for live performances by talented jazz and blues musicians, food, crafter and sponsor exhibits and activities.  Point Pleasant Borough.  Link

Space & Science Festival at the Intrepid Museum
Wednesday, July 16 - Sunday, July 20
Join the Intrepid Museum for our annual Space & Science Festival, featuring displays from NASA, astronaut appearances, an astronomy night, a space-themed movie night and more. New York.  Link

NBC 4 New York and New York Giants Health & Fitness Expo
Saturday, July 19 - Sunday, July 20, 10:00 AM - 03:00 PM
Visitors will have the opportunity to walk on the field, tour the Giants locker rooms and meet their favorite Giants players and NBC 4 New York reporters. They can also participate in various fitness classes, attend healthy cooking demonstrations, receive free health screenings and so much more!,... East Rutherford.  Link

Jersey Shore Musical Festival
Sunday, July 20
50 bands from rock to country and over 200 artisans, vendors and food. Lakewood.  Link

Frozen Tea Party With the Ice Queen @ Just Bead Yourself
Friday, July 18 - Saturday, July 19
Make sparkly Frozen-themed jewelry! Enjoy Frozen-themed activities, sing-along and photos with Queen Elsa! Enjoy a tea-party with pizza, lemonade and treats! Westfield.  Link

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Join NJ Kids at Mommy & Me  at The Outlets at Bergen Town Center 


Thursday, July 24, 10:30am-12pm


FREE ACTIVITIES.  Music, story time, giveaways, prizes and more


Route 4, Route 17, and the Garden State Parkway, Paramus

NJPAC Family Fair at Theater Square

Saturday, July 26, 12:30-4pm


Enjoy a summer day filled with performances and activities for the entire family. Admission is free! NJPAC's outdoor Theater Square is the site of this second annual celebration, which features arts and crafts, yummy refreshments, tours, contests and demonstrations. Onstage entertainment, beginning at 1pm, includes dance, music, drumming, zumba and much more. You and yours will always remember the fun you shared at this imaginative festival.


1 Center St, Newark, NJ   

Lakewood BlueClaw Kids Day July 2014Join NJ Kids at Lakewood BlueClaws - Kids Day at First Energy Park!

Sunday, July 27, 5:05pm

Lakewood BlueClaws vs Kannapolis Intimidators

Kids run the bases  free post-game!  Autograph session.  Kids eat free Sundays and Mondays.

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