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20 Things to Do Before Labor Day in NJ

Make the most of your remaining summer vacation with these family-friendly activities


We know you don’t need the reminder, but next month? Summer’s over. Enjoy every remaining minute with these must-dos.

1. Run through the sunflower maze at Liberty Farm in Sussex County

2. Ride the Ferris wheel at the New Jersey State Fair (or another one of NJ's amazing fairs)

3. Touch stingrays (and sharks!) at the Turtle Back Zoo 

4. See an outdoor movie

5. Eat a marshmallow you roasted yourself

6. Hike to a waterfall after a rain storm 

7. Visit one of NJ's amazing National Park Sites

8. Take a day trip to a beach you’ve never visited before 

9. Eat blueberries you picked yourself

10. Set up a tent and camp in the backyard

11. Hunt for treasure on a Jersey Shore Pirates boat ride

12. Get dessert from the ice cream truck

13. Have dinner on a beach blanket

14. Play flashlight tag

15. Take the kids to a new playground

16. Go whale-watching at the Jersey Shore

17. Have an outdoor tea party

18. Take the kids to see their fave football stars at Jets or Giants training camp

19. Go ziplining 

20. Throw on bathing suits and take the kids to a sprayground 

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