CHRIS BARRON OF THE SPIN DOCTORS. 8pm. $22.50. 109 Highway 206.
WILD EDIBLE PLANT WALK. Explore the summer landscape for wild foods including berries, wild spices, and tea herbs with Rachel Mackow. This gentle-paced hike will traverse the preserve’s trails as we learn about safe and ethical foraging, cook methods, and storage of wild foods. 6:30 - 8pm. $15. Schiff Natural Lands Trust, 339 Pleasant Valley Rd..
AMISH OUTLAWS. The Amish Outlaws have become well acclimated to the pleasures and vices of the modern world... music, most of all. 7 - 9pm. Free. Deer Path Park, West Woodschurch Road.
NO FUSS AND FEATHERS ROADSHOW. Folk music with a sophisticated contemporary sound from Carolann Solobello, Kayrn Oliver, and The YaYas, Catherine Miles, and Jay Mafale. 6:30pm. $5. Skylands Botanical Gardens, 20 Morris Rd..
NJ DINERS. Michael Gabriele will share his experience with the research behind his recent book, Diners in NJ. 7 - 8pm. $5. Bouman-Stickney Farmstead, 114 Dreahook Road.
MORRISTOWN JAZZ AND BLUES FESTIVAL. Vince Giordano & the Nighthawks, Bucky Pizzarelli Quintet, Louis Prima Jr. and the Witnesses, Ana Popovic, Walter Trout Band 12 - 10pm. Free. On the Green.
JAMES VAN PRAAGH. Internationally renowned bestselling author and one of the most accurate spiritual mediums working today. 8pm. $49-$64. 234 Spring Street.
END OF SUMMER BBQ BASH. Quoit Tournament & concert by The Brian Dean Moore Band.
CANAL DAY MUSIC & CRAFT FESTIVAL. The Canal Day Festival is an old time country fair that celebrates the Morris Canal and its contributions to the development of the communities along its banks. Music by live bands, kayak and boat rides, arts and crafts, food and more. 10am - 5pm. Free. Hugh Force Park, 170 West Central Ave.
COUNTY CAPER. An interactive adventure game that takes players to various destinations in Somerset County parks and facilities at which they will perform tasks, find clues, and gather information. Saturday’s accelerated event is for adults. 190 Lord Stirling Road.
WARREN COUNTY ANTIQUES SHOW AND VINTAGE MARKET PLACE. Shop the best in both high end and country casual antiques, with 150 dealers on site. You’ll find fine art, American and European silver, antique jewelry, 17th-19th century furniture, porcelain, and more. There are antiques, collectibles and vintage items of all kinds to fit your taste and budget. Over the two day show, more than 2,000 attendees with a strong interest in antiques and antique jewelry will visit.Just three miles from Phillipsburg, the scenic and convenient fairgrounds location is easily accessible from I-78, I-80 and Routes 22, 46 and 57. 10am - 4pm. $7 (check www.warrencountyantiqueshow.com for discount coupon). Warren County Farmers’ Fairgrounds, Route 519.
BLUES AND CRAFT BREWS. Alexis P. Suter Band, The Outcrops, Atlanta Café Band with great food, craft beers and vendors. 1 - 7pm. $15/ $10 advance. 319 Hope Johnsonburg Rd. (Rt. 519).
MANGO MEN. 5 - 7pm. 8 Belvidere Ave..
MUSHROOM FORAY. A guide from NJ Mycological Association will conduct a walk to search for mushrooms, followed by an identification session at the picnic tables 10am. 150 Snake Den Road .
ECLIPSE WATCH. Watch with experts, plus advice for those interested in photographing the eclipse 12:30 - 4:30. Jenny Jump State Forest.
ECLIPSE VIEWING PARTY. broadcasting NASA's live-stream of the total eclipse 1pm. 973-971-3706. 6 Normandy Heights Rd..
ECLIPSE WATCH. Telescopes set up for the public. 12:30 - 4:30. Route 28 & Lamington Road.
CUSTOMER APPRECIATION WEEK. Visit the farm during this week and receive a 20% discount on all purchases. On Saturday, August 26, come and experience our farm with a Native Plant Lecture at 11:00, as well as Herb Garden Tours at 12:00 and 2:00. On this day complimentary herbal refreshments will be served. Free admission and parking. Free admission and parking.. 205 Mt. Bethel Rd.
HUNTERDON 4-H AND AGRICULTURAL FAIR. Old-fashioned country fair featuring 4-H youth and and adult shows and contests, amusement rides, tractors pulls, varied entertainment and all kinds of food. 10am - 10pm. Fairgrounds, South County Park, Route 179.
THE MAGICAL MYSTERIOUS MONARCH. Learn about the discovery of the monarch butterfly’s winter destination and about the magical life cycle of the monarch. 10 - 11:30am. $15, preregistration. 11 Layton Rd.
UKULELE FESTIVAL. Concerts, workshops, vendors, open mics, jams and more! This festival will interest long-time uke players, beginning uke players and anyone who has ever been curious about the instrument. Ukrainian American Cultural Center of New Jersey, 60C North Jefferson Road.
DESIRE. Motown and more Doo-Wop style. 6pm. Donation suggested.. Ramseyburg Rd, and Rt 46.
POCONO STATE CRAFT FESTIVAL. The 30th annual festival celebrates the heritage, beauty and quality of Pennsylvania Crafts. The event is co-sponsored by the Pocono Arts Council, Quiet Valley, and the Pocono Chapter of the Pennsylvania Guild of Craftsmen. In addition to crafts, patrons will enjoy the beautiful surroundings and history of Quiet Valley Living Historical Farm. $6, 12 and under are admitted free. Quiet Valley Living Historical Farm, 1000 Turkey Ridge Rd..
HOMETOWN BOYZ. 5 - 7pm. 8 Belvidere Ave..
INTRODUCTION TO TRACKING AND SIGN. Field excursion following both animal and human tracks. 6 - 7:30pm. $25 preregister. 339 Pleasant Valley Road.
THE ANNUAL GREAT TOMATO TASTING. Rutgers NJAES Cooperative Extension Master Gardener volunteers offer over eighty heirloom and hybrid tomato varieties. Wagon tours, chef demonstrations and teaching gardens. 3pm - 7pm. $10. 140 Locust Grove Rd..
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.
Saturdays • NATURE WALKS. Hike the Paulinskill Valley Trail. Hike different sections with various themes. Hikes leave from Kittatinny SP, Warbasse Jct., or Footbridge Park in Blairstown. Free.
Saturdays • PUBLIC PROGRAMS AT UACNJ OBSERVATORY. Astronomy presentations followed by observing sessions, weather permitting.
Weekends • A series of programs about the natural world around us for young and old alike. Preregistration is usually required. Topics range from a child’s first introduction to nature to seminars for expert fly fishers.
Ongoing • TOURS OF WASHINGTON'S HEADQUARTERS AT THE FORD MANSION.
Headquarters Museum includes includes three exhibit galleries, a 30-minute introductory video, tours of the furnished house will be made available at 10 and 11am and at 1, 2, 3 and 4pm. Adults (Age 16 and up): $7, Children: Free
Please note that the grounds of the entire park will remain open seven days per week along with the restroom facilities at the Jockey Hollow area, per park hours listed at www.nps.gov/morr.