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Holiday Lights at the Turtle Back Zoo in 2018

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.

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Oct 20-21, 2018: The Lighthouse Challenge of NJ - How Many Will You Visit?

Oct 15. 2018: Oct 20-21, 2018: The Lighthouse Challenge of NJ - How Many Will You Visit?

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! This event encourages you to explore coastal New Jersey while raising the funds needed for the continued preservation of these beautiful historic sites! This is the only time of the year, when all of the lighthouses agree to stay open at the same time for two days. Enjoy!

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Howell Farm 2018 Corn Maze Opens in September

Sep 1. 2018: Howell Farm 2018 Corn Maze Opens in September

The Friends' fall Corn Maze is growing taller each day, and promises to be a challenging course for those willing to step in. The Howell Farm Corn Maze will run Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays through October 28. There will be special courtyard activities and games, as well as theme-related exhibits and demonstrations featuring farm animals. Last exit for the corn maze is at 9 p.m.

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Independence Day Fireworks By County (2018)

Jun 25. 2018: Independence Day Fireworks By County (2018)

We have put together this list of great 4th of July celebrations broken down by county.

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Come on out to the 2018 Waterloo Farmers Market!

Jun 1. 2018: Come on out to the 2018 Waterloo Farmers Market!

Come visit our market! We have an array of fresh produce, artisan bread, pastries, pies, eggs, jams & jellies, honey, maple syrup, non-alcoholic beverages, apple cider and more!

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Keyport GardenWalk, June 2nd and 3rd: Self-guided tour of public and private gardens in Keyport

May 20. 2018: Keyport GardenWalk, June 2nd and 3rd: Self-guided tour of public and private gardens in Keyport

The Keyport GardenWalkis a unique, free opportunity to enjoy and explore the public and private gardens of this charming town on the Raritan Bay.

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Opening Day at the Highlands Natural Pool (May 26th)

May 1. 2018: Opening Day at the Highlands Natural Pool (May 26th)

Join members, friends & neighbors as we celebrate a new season. The pool opens with the ringing of the bell, words of welcome & our annual pool jump-in! A pot-luck lunch will be served, bring a dish to share (please include a list of ingredients).

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(Closed for the Season) Don't Drive To Holland - Drive to Holland Ridge Farms!

Apr 17. 2018: (Closed for the Season) Don't Drive To Holland - Drive to Holland Ridge Farms!

Home to the largest tulip event on the East Coast, the Holland Ridge Farms Tulip Festival attracts thousands of visitors each year. The 140-acre farm features more than one million blooming tulips that brighten the landscape with brilliant blues, purples, yellows, reds and more.

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26 Gardens You Should Visit This Summer

Apr 8. 2018: 26 Gardens You Should Visit This Summer

With the greener months of 2018 just a few weeks away we wanted to help you find the most beautiful gardens of the great Garden State. And here you go :)

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2018 Essex County Cherry Blossom Festival

Mar 12. 2018: 2018 Essex County Cherry Blossom Festival

Pick one or join us for many of our fabulous featured events during the 2018 Essex County Cherry Blossom Festival!

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NJ State Championships Disc Golf Tournament at Thompson Park

May 22. 2017: NJ State Championships Disc Golf Tournament at Thompson Park

Thompson Park Disc Golf Course, created by East Brunswick resident David Wolverton for his Eagle Scout Project, hosted the Sunday Finals of the NJ State Championships Disc Golf Tournament.

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Bald Eagle Chicks Hatch At Manasquan Reservoir (Patch Article)

Apr 5. 2017: Bald Eagle Chicks Hatch At Manasquan Reservoir (Patch Article)

Great news from the Manasquan Reservoir! Have you ever seen one soaring around NJ?

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The SPIRIT of the JERSEYS Returns to Monmouth Battlefield State Park

Mar 17. 2017: The SPIRIT of the JERSEYS Returns to Monmouth Battlefield State Park

Experience five centuries of New Jerseys history all in one place at the annual SPIRIT of the JERSEYS State History Fair - a historical festival for all ages on Saturday, May 13th, Monmouth Battlefield State Park in Manalapan, NJ.

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2017 First Day Hikes Throughout the NJ State Parks

Dec 30. 2016: 2017 First Day Hikes Throughout the NJ State Parks

The New Jersey State Park Service is hosting 19 guided 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.

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Scenic Train Rides Around NJ (2016)

Sep 24. 2016: Scenic Train Rides Around NJ (2016)

We have a bit of a soft spot for scenic train rides, and always search them out whenever we are out exploring. We hope this list helps you find a few scenic train rides for your next adventure!

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A Special Time to Stargaze: 2016 Perseids Meteor Shower

Aug 5. 2016: A Special Time to Stargaze: 2016 Perseids Meteor Shower

This year is setting up to be one of the best years for seeing the Perseids Meteor Shower. With a projected rate of 50 - 150 per hour, this should be a great show to watch.

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Rock n River Fest, July 11th - Delaware Water Gap

Jul 8. 2015: Rock n River Fest, July 11th - Delaware Water Gap

The first annual Rock n River Fest will be held in the Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area, PA on Saturday, July 11, 2015 from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM.

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Celebrate Valentine's Day on Two Weekends at NJ Wineries (NJWineWithMe Post)

Feb 6. 2015: Celebrate Valentine's Day on Two Weekends at NJ Wineries (NJWineWithMe Post)

If you're looking for something to do to celebrate Valentine's Day, you have more than a few options over the next 2 weekends! The Garden State Wine Growers Association is presenting another Valentine's Day Chocolate & Wine Trail Weekend...

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First Day / New Years Day Hikes In Our State Parks

Dec 31. 2014: First Day / New Years Day Hikes In Our State Parks

Start off your new year with a hike in one of NJ's great State Parks!

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Photos from Battle At The Beach Disc Golf Tournament, July 2014

Aug 7. 2014: Photos from Battle At The Beach Disc Golf Tournament, July 2014

On July 5th, Ocean County Disc Golf Course held their very first tournament on the recently completed 18 hole course. Here are some photos from that great event.

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Sipping Wine in the Summer Sun (August NJWineWithMe Post)

Aug 1. 2014: Sipping Wine in the Summer Sun (August NJWineWithMe Post)

There are lots of NJ wine events taking place throughout the rest of the Summer, where you can sip some wine and relax in the sunshine. If you can't make it to a beach, this, to me, is the best alternative! Resting at the beach or wineries recharge my batteries.

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June Wine Events in NJ (NJWineWithMe Post)

Jun 3. 2014: June Wine Events in NJ (NJWineWithMe Post)

June is a busy busy month for Wine Events around New Jersey!

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Wine Season Is Under Way with Spring Events (NJWineWithMe Post)

Apr 16. 2014: Wine Season Is Under Way with Spring Events (NJWineWithMe Post)

Wine Season Is under Way with Spring Events all around New Jersey!

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Break Out of Your Home and Into the Vineyards (NJWineWithMe Post)

Mar 8. 2014: Break Out of Your Home and Into the Vineyards (NJWineWithMe Post)

After getting pummeled with snow, this winter can't be over soon enough. Despite when the Spring climate actually arrives, the 40+ wineries throughout NJ are ready to greet the season.

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