Great Things To Do On Mother’s Day in NJ
Spend quality time with the kids at one of these local NJ venues on your special day.
Photo courtesy of Grounds for Sculpture
May 13, 10 am-noon
4 Vreeland Rd., Florham Park
Make your mom a one-of-a-kind tote bag that she can use all year round. Best part? This craft is complimentary with admission. And then the kids can enjoy playing at the museum.
May 14, 1-4 pm
370 S. Egg Harbor Rd., Hammonton
Enjoy a live concert by Mike Cono while sipping some delicious vino. Overlook the vineyard while you munch on some tasty food truck fair. Admission is free for your crew, and wine tastings are available.
May 13, 9:30 am-noon
67 Maple St., Summit
Your little one will have a blast crafting, playing games and snacking while you have the morning off to relax, pamper yourself or do whatever else you wish.
May 14, Time TBA
Alba Vineyard & Winery
269 Route 627
Village of Finesville, Milford
Treat Mom to a special wine tasting and meal while taking in views of the Musconetcong Valley. There will also be live music playing for your family to groove along to.
May 12-14, various times
Grounds for Sculpture
18 Fairgrounds Rd., Hamilton
What better way to spend Mother's Day than exploring gardens with your little ones? Head here on the 12th from 4-6 pm for a Mother's Day Tea, or order a picnic basket to indulge in on the grounds at May 13th from 11 am-4 pm at the Peacock Café (RSVP early!). On the 14th, there's plenty to do including picnicking, brunch at Rat's Kitchen and venturing through the sprawling gardens.
May 14, 10am-noon
Tenafly Nature Center
313 Hudson Avenue, Tenafly
Enjoy the gorgeous weather by taking a stroll with your crew outside. These easy trails will be a joy to wander down for nature lovers of all ages.
May 14, Noon-5 pm
800 Ocean Terr., Seaside Heights
Soak up the sun on Mother's Day at the Jersey shore. When Mom arrives at the boardwalk, she'll get flowers (while supplies last) from the Mayor between noon and 1pm. Moms ride most attractions free all day at the amusement park with a paying child.
May 14, 1-4pm
Camden Children’s Garden
3 Riverside Dr., Camden
Enjoy free rides on garden amusements after checking out the many butterflies, birds and critters that live on the premises. There will also be a Cinco de Mayo celebration featuring crafts the kids will love.
May 14, Noon-5 pm
3501 Boardwalk, Wildwood
Moms ride free on their special holiday, and are also invited to a tea party at the teacups attraction for complimentary tea and hors d’oeuvres from noon-2pm. Stop at Joe's Fish Co. on the pier for brunch (you won't want to miss the crab benedict!).
May 13, 1-2 pm or 3-4 pm
Crystal Springs Resort
1 Wild Turkey Way, Hamburg
Kids can craft their own bouquet with the help of the resort florist to give to Mom as a gift. There's also a spa, restaurants and golfing for parents to check out, too.
May 13, 10:30 am-noon
Fosterfields Living Historical Farm
73 Kahdena Rd., Morris Township
Do your kids love getting messy in the kitchen? They'll have a ball helping make you a special breakfast in the Farmhouse kitchen, just as children used to do in the early 20th century. They'll also get to craft you a card.
May 14, Noon-4pm
300 Longview Rd., Chester
Go for a self-guided tour of the extensive lilac collections and gardens, then enjoy light refreshments.
May 13-14, Noon-5pm
330 Cold Soil Rd., Princeton
Moms get free wine tastings and samples of baked goods made right at the farm. Check out other goodies at the barnyard and farm store after you're finished sipping.
May 14, 11 am-5 pm
Working Dog Winery
610 Windsor-Perrineville Rd., Robbinsville
Take in vineyard views and vino while enjoying live music by Cat Moon Daddy, as well as filling your belly with Jersey Devil BBQ. Pack a chair or blanket to sit on just in case.
May 14, 11am-6pm
100 Pinedge Dr., West Berlin
Mom's get a day of working all the big machines at this construction-inspired park. Best of all, she gets to dig for free all day long.
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