Feb 26. 2020: Lines on the Pines - Owls of the New Jersey Pine Barrens, March 15th
Lines on the Pines, an INDOOR event, celebrating the New Jersey Pine Barrens returns, for the third time, to the Stockton University CAMPUS CENTER, located at 101 Vera King Farris Drive, Galloway, NJ, 08205. The 15 th Annual Event will be held on Sunday, March 15, 2020 from 11:00 AM 4:00 PM. 15 YEARS on the 15th of MARCH! This popular book-signing, history, arts, humanities, craft show, and everything NJ Pine Barrens is FREE and open to the public. It is presented by Its a Sign of the Pines, a 501(c) (3) NJ non-profit corporation dedicated to sharing the wonders of our Pine Barrens.
Dec 15. 2019: First Day Hikes in the NJ State Parks - 1/1/2020
The New Jersey State Park Service is hosting 29 hikes, 1 mountain bike ride and 1 horseback ride in state parks, forests and historic sites on New Years Day as part of America's State Parks First Day Hikes program. These free First Day Hikes offer a great incentive to get outside, exercise, experience history, enjoy nature, and celebrate the New Year with friends and family in one of your state parks.
Oct 7. 2019: 2019 Lighthouse Challenge of NJ - How Many Will You Visit? (Oct 19th & 20th)
The Lighthouse Challenge of NJ is a rain or shine, two-day opportunity to visit 10 land-based lighthouses. one museum and two life-saving stations. Participants may purchase a souvenir pamphlet for only $2 and have it stamped at each stop of your journey!
Jul 9. 2019: I Heart NJ Parks -- Park Visitor Feedback Survey
The NJ Division of Parks and Forestry is dedicated to the excellent stewardship of the state's rich and diverse historic, cultural, recreational and natural resources for the benefit of present and future generations. And they are looking to know what you think about their parks!
Jun 30. 2019: New Locations So Far This Year (Jan-June 2019)
Each month, we try to visit many new locations and meet all types of new groups. We also do our best to add new content to the site, including new locations, groups and photo galleries. By sharing them here, we hope that you find a few new places to go explore yourself!
Jun 22. 2019: 4th of July/Independence Day Celebrations By County (2019)
We have put together this list of great 4th of July celebrations broken down by county.
Apr 1. 2019: 2019 Essex County Cherry Blossom Festival
Pick one or join us for many of our fabulous featured events during the 2019Essex County Cherry Blossom Festival!
Nov 11. 2018: Holiday Lights at the Turtle Back Zoo in 2018
Take a winter stroll through the Essex County Turtle Back Zoo this holiday season under the sparkling lights of over 50 winter and animal characters.
Nov 2. 2018: A fall hike through Lord Stirling Park (w/Boondock Boardwalk)
This past weekend, we stopped in at one of our favorite Somerset County Parks: Lord Stirling Park. It has been many years since our last visit and we are very happy we did!