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Fall Festival at Alstede Farms

Sep 13, 2019

Enjoy lots of fall farm fun: pick your own apples, pumpkins, hay wagon rides, corn maze, live entertainment(weekends only) and more. Children's activities include pony rides, moon bounce, visiting our friendly farm animals and much more!  Come spend a day making fresh discoveries and fun family memories at Alstede Farms. VIEW EVENT DETAILS

CATEGORY: For Families

Nature’s Splendor: New Jersey Highlands Juried Art & Photography Exhibit

Sep 13, 2019 @ 11:00 AM

Thursday, August 1 – Sunday, November 3, 2019.  Organized by the New Jersey Highlands Coalition, in association with the Morris Museum, the 6th Annual Highlands Juried Art exhibit will once again incorporate paintings, drawings, photography, mixed media, and sculpture that celebrate the wealth of natural and cultural resources found throughout VIEW EVENT DETAILS

CATEGORY: Art (crafts, fine art, jewelry making, pottery), For Families, For Grown-ups, Museums (workshops, exhibits, tours), Nature (science, outdoors, gardens, animals)

The American Arts & Crafts Chair: “A Message of Honesty and Joy”

Sep 13, 2019 @ 12:00 PM

The exhibition will feature thirteen exemplary examples of side chairs by handicraft-oriented furniture manufacturers--among them Gustav Stickley’s Craftsman Workshops, the L&JG Stickley Company, the Charles P. Limbert Company--as well as smaller, craft-oriented workshops such as Charles Rohlfs, the Roycroft Shops, Byrdcliffe Arts Colony, and Rose Valley Association. The exhibition will VIEW EVENT DETAILS

CATEGORY: Art (crafts, fine art, jewelry making, pottery), For Families, Museums (workshops, exhibits, tours)

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Parent Networking Support Group

Sep 13, 2019 @ 6:00 PM

Don’t do it alone! Join us to discuss the joys and challenges of raising a child with special needs. Meet other families in the community experiencing challenges with children and grandchildren who struggle with emotional, behavioral, mental health, and other challenges. Learn about services available to you, participate in personally VIEW EVENT DETAILS

CATEGORY: Free Events, Parenting (seminars, workshops, events, mom/dad groups), Special Needs (for families with children with special needs)

Minstrel Acoustic Concert Series

Sep 13, 2019 @ 7:30 PM

One of many activities sponsored by the Folk Project, a nonprofit organization run entirely by volunteers. Friday night concerts generally include an opening act and a main act. Second Friday of the month is usually Open Stage. Adults $10 at regular concerts; children 12 and under, free. Wheelchair accessible; free VIEW EVENT DETAILS

CATEGORY: Shows (concerts, dance, theater, movies)

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Fall Festival at Great Swamp

Sep 14, 2019 @ 10:00 AM

This year we are celebrating BATS! Join us to welcome the Fall season with a day of batty fun for all—guided walks, archery, river, seining, activities for kids and more! Free hot dogs on the grill. Photo Contest winners will be announced. Visitor Center. VIEW EVENT DETAILS

CATEGORY: Festivals (fairs, parties, parades), For Families, Nature (science, outdoors, gardens, animals)

Butterfly Bonanza

Sep 14, 2019 @ 12:00 PM

Celebrate the beauty and importance of New Jersey’s butterflies and other important pollinators. Packed with excitement, entertainment, and education for all ages, this event showcases how pollinators contribute to the natural world. Enjoy a guided ‘Bug Safari’ tour of the butterfly garden, fun games, themed crafts and activities, live music, VIEW EVENT DETAILS

CATEGORY: Festivals (fairs, parties, parades), For Families, Kids (5-9), Nature (science, outdoors, gardens, animals), Outdoor Activities, Preschooler (2-5), Tweens & Teens (10+)

Bell Bottom Blues – The Live Eric Clapton Experience

Sep 14, 2019 @ 07:30 PM

The Bell Bottom Blues is the top tribute to one of the greatest guitar players and rock icons of our time, Eric Clapton. It is a show band in the true sense of the word which performs in theaters, casinos, outdoor concerts and other top venues throughout the country. The VIEW EVENT DETAILS

CATEGORY: Indoor Activities, Shows (concerts, dance, theater, movies)

Morris Museum Gala Afterparty

Sep 14, 2019 @ 09:00 PM

Join us for the Morris Museum’s first ever Gala Afterparty! Enjoy the music of NinetyThree Entertainment while drinking cocktails after hours on our biggest night of the year. Check out all of our exhibitions including a first look at Aerosol: Graffiti | Street Art | New Jersey | Now (September VIEW EVENT DETAILS

CATEGORY: For Grown-ups, Indoor Activities, Museums (workshops, exhibits, tours), Shows (concerts, dance, theater, movies)

Fall Harvest Fest

Sep 15, 2019 @ 12:00 PM

Spend the day at Fosterfields at one of Morris County’s most popular fall festivals! Hop aboard the open-air wagon for a scenic ride around the farm, visit the friendly farm animals, lend a hand churning butter and pressing apples into cider, and watch a blacksmith perform his craft. Enjoy live VIEW EVENT DETAILS

CATEGORY: Art (crafts, fine art, jewelry making, pottery), Festivals (fairs, parties, parades), For Families, Museums (workshops, exhibits, tours), Nature (science, outdoors, gardens, animals)