Events and Activities in Northwest New Jersey

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Landscape artist St. Clair Sullivan climbs the Red Dot trail to the top of Mt. Tammany every morning that weather permits. Each day he takes a photograph and emails it home to his wife, Rita. Beat feet and get your distance by following any number of paths and trails in Northwest New Jersey.

June

All events are subject to change or cancellation. Most are likely canceled or postponed. Please click or call ahead to confirm. We maintain the listings so that you may acquaint yourself with various organizations who sponsor events in the area for future reference.


Thursday, 4; Lebanon

NIGHTLIFE: NEW JERSEY'S MAGNIFICENT MOTHS (CANCELED). Enjoy a PowerPoint of moth photography and then go outside if weather permits to see what moths are around the park. 8 - 9:30pm. Pre-register. Hunterdon County Arboretum, 1020 State Highway 31.

Hunterdon County Parks; 908/782-1158

Friday, 5; Hampton

FULL MOON HIKE (CANCELED). Listen to summer insects, learn about nocturnal animals and the phases of the moon. 8:30 - 9:45pm. $3. Hoffman Park, 26 Baptist Church Road.

Hunterdon County Parks; 908/782-1158

Saturday, 6; Chester

ANNUAL CLASSIC CAR SHOW (CANCELED). 10am - 5pm. Routes 206 & 24/513.

Chester Business Association; 973/223-2665

Saturday, 6; High Bridge

SOAP BOX DERBY (CANCELED). Main Street.

Borough of High Bridge; 908/638-6455

Saturday, 6; Oxford

FREE FISHING DAY. You don’t need a license to fish this Saturday! 605 Pequest Rd..

NJ Division of Fish and Wildlife; 908/637-4125

Saturday, 6; West Milford

WHOA ORIGINAL ART SHOW AND SALE (CANCELED). The show is open to all professional, amateur, and student artists, photographers and sculptors. 10am. 65 Lincoln Avenue.

Friends of Wallisch Homestead;

Saturday, 6-7; Port Murray

Well-Sweep Herb Farm; 908/852-5390

Friday, 12-14; West Milford

GREENWOOD LAKE AIR SHOW (CANCELED). 12th annual event is fun for the whole family, with a variety of food vendors on the field and entertainment for the children provided. 2 - 9pm. $10 - $139. 126 Airport Road.

Greenwood Lake Air Show; 973/728-7721

Saturday, 13; High Bridge

POOCH PARADE (CANCELED). Main Street.

Borough of High Bridge; 908/638-6455

Saturday, 13; Stewartsville

PARKFEST (CANCELED). 11am - 5pm. Breadlock Park, 2627 Rt. 57.

Warren County Parks Foundation; 800-554-8540

Sunday, 14; High Bridge

SOLITUDE HOUSE OPEN HOUSE (CANCELED). Solitude House Museum, 7 River Road.

Borough of High Bridge; 908/638-6455

Friday, 19; Gladstone

Raritan Headwaters Association; 908/234-1852

Friday, 19-20; Phillipsburg

OLE TOWN FESTIVAL (CANCELED). Music, fireworks, car show, crafts, food. Shappel and Walters Parks.

Town of Phillipsburg; 610/739-1512

Saturday, 20; Chester

TACO PALOOZA (CANCELED). Celebrate this delicious creation & our love for all things TACO! 11am - 8pm. $5. Municipal Field.

Chester Business Association; 973/223-2665

Saturday, 20; Columbia

Knowlton Twp Historic Commission; 908/475-5352

Saturday, 20; Stanhope

Canal Society of New Jersey; 973/292-2755

Saturday, 20; Washington

Washington Business Improvement District; 908/689-4800

Saturday, 20-26; Delaware River

ANNUAL DELAWARE RIVER SOJOURN (CANCELED). A seven-day guided paddling trip on the wild and scenic Delaware River, combining canoeing/kayaking, camping, educational programs, historical interpretation, and more. Call for fees.

Delaware River Sojourn; 646/205-2724

Sunday, 21; Belvidere

FATHER’S DAY BBQ FEAST . Live music, games and fun for the whole family. 12 - 4pm. 783 County Road 519.

Four Sisters Winery; 908/475-3671

Saturday, 27; Washington

SENIOR CITIZEN APPRECIATION DAY. Washington Ave.

Washington Business Improvement District; 908/689-4800

Saturday, 27-5; Kutztown, PA

KUTZTOWN FOLK FESTIVAL (CANCELED). America’s oldest continuing folk life festival offers genuine Pennsylvania German and Early American folk art and crafts by over 200 craftsmen. Kutztown Fairgrounds, 225 N. White Oak St,.

Kutztown Folk Festival; 888/674-6136


Upcoming Events...


Ongoing Theater and Concerts

The Folk Project, Morristown

MINSTREL CONCERT SERIES. Shows every Friday, presenting traditional American and ethnic "folk" music, as well as music of contemporary, primarily acoustic songwriters. The second Friday of the month is an open stage/audition night. 7:30pm. $10 adults; children 12 and under free.

Morristown Unitarian Fellowship, 21 Normandy Heights Road. ; 973/335-9489

Ongoing Programs and Events

Paulinskill Valley Trail, Andover to Columbia

Saturdays • NATURE WALKS. Hike the Paulins Kill Valley Trail. Hike different sections with various themes. Hikes leave from Kittatinny SP, Warbasse Jct., or Footbridge Park in Blairstown. Free.

Paulinskill Vally Trail Committee; 908/684-4820

Pequest Trout Hatchery and Natural Resource Education Center , Oxford

; 908/637-4125

Ongoing Tours and Exhibits

Morristown National Historical Park Morristown

30 Washington Place; 973/539-2016 x210

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