Events and Activities in Northwest New Jersey

Upcoming events forward from March, 2020

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March 1; Newton

THE HIGH KINGS. 7pm. 234 Spring Street.

The Newton Theatre; 973/383-3700

March 1; North Branch

CHERISH THE LADIES. This Irish-American super group creates an unforgettable performance that includes a spectacular blend of virtuoso instrumental talents, beautiful vocals, captivating arrangements, and stunning step dancing. 2am. $30 & $40. Rt. 28 and Lamington Road.

The Theatre at RVCC; 908/725-3420

March 7; Basking Ridge

PYSANKY UKRAINIAN EGG WORKSHOP. Create colorful masterpieces! 10am - 1pm. $45. 450 King George Road.

Farmstead Arts; 908/636-7576

March 7; Belvidere

MAPLE SUGARING PRESENTATION. Learn about the history and process of maple syrup while you cozy up to the fire in a historic farmhouse. 2 - 3:30pm. Free. Wayne Dumont Jr. Administration Building.

Rutgers Cooperative Extension; 908/475-6507

March 7; Hackettstown

MOE - TION DANCE THEATER. Known for their site-specific work, Glennon Clayton's company is dedicated to creating new forms of expression through movement and dance. 8pm. Lackland Center, 715 Grand Avenue.

Centenary Stage Company; 908/979-0900

March 7; Harmony

MAPLE SUGAR IN THE FARMHOUSE. Presentation on the history of maple sugaring and how to tap a real tree. 10am - 4pm. Free. 3026 Belvidere Road (Rt. 519).

Rutgers Cooperative Extension; 908/475-6507

March 7; Succasunna

COLM KIRWAN AND TRIONA. Two of Ireland’s newest and upcoming stars 7:30pm. $25. Investors Bank Theater, 72 Eyland Ave.

Roxbury Arts Alliance; 862/219-1379

March 8; Hackettstown

VINTAGE MICROPHONE. Join us for a musical journey starring last season's Irish Tenor, Tim Smith, in a new show that shows our beginnings never know our endings. 2pm. Lackland Center, 715 Grand Avenue.

Centenary Stage Company; 908/979-0900

March 9; Morristown

BIX BEIDERBECKE’S BIRTHDAY BASH. Cornetist, Mike Davis, leads the celebration. 7:30pm. $20. 6 Normandy Heights Rd..

Morris Museum Bickford Theater; 973/971-3700

March 11; Gladstone

Raritan Headwaters Association; 908/234-1852

March 13; Belvidere

BACKYARD CHICKENS. Come find out if it is the right choice for you and learn the basics about raising your own chickens, ducks or geese. 10:30 - 11:30am. Free. Wayne Dumont Jr. Administration Building.

Rutgers Cooperative Extension; 908-475-6507

March 13-14; Morristown

LIGHTING THE DARK AND AUTOMATOYS. Phyliss Chen will perform a large scale solo work that incorporates two toy pianos, a clavichord, an accordion and custom made music boxes. $20. 6 Normandy Heights Rd..

Morris Museum Bickford Theater; 973/971-3700

March 14; Blairstown

ROBBIE FULKS. 8pm. 30 Main Street.

Roy’s Hall; 908/362-1399

March 14; Flemington

Hunterdon County Parks; 908/782-1158

March 14; Hackettstown

Centenary Stage Company; 908/979-0900

March 14; Morristown

ST. PATRICK’S DAY PARADE. The parade begins at the corner of South Street and James Street and includes about twenty bands with about 50,000 in attendance either in the parade or as spectators. 12 noon. http://www.paradeday.com.

Irish American Assn of NJ and Friendly Sons of St Patrick;

March 15; Hackettstown

ST. PATRICK'S PARADE. Streets fill with enthusiasm as families, residents and visitors line up along the curb, in store windows and porches to celebrate and witness the festive parade. 3:30pm.

Hackettstown BID; 908/850-5004

March 19-23; Hackettstown

THE BACHELORETTE. NEXTstage Repertory performs a wicked black comedy about female friendship and growing up in an age of excess. 8pm. The Little Theatre : 400 Jefferson St..

Centenary Stage Company; 908/979-0900

March 20; North Branch

The Theatre at RVCC; 908/725-3420

March 21; Gillette

TRIVIA NIGHT AT THE TRUST. Come test your knowledge about songbird diets, habits, and habitats, highlighting what makes these birds so special. 2pm. $10. The Meyersville Inn,632 Meyersville Rd,.

The Raptor Trust; 908/647-1091

March 21; Lebanon

PROPAGATING NATIVE PLANTS. Learn how to collect, clean, and store seed as well as techniques for division. 9:30 - 11am. $17. Hunterdon County Arboretum, 1020 State Highway 31.

Hunterdon County Parks; 908/782-1158

March 21; Newton

AL DI MEOLA ACROSS THE UNIVERSE. Across the Universe record release tour 8pm. 234 Spring Street.

The Newton Theatre; 973/383-3700

March 21; Wharton

Canal Society of NJ; 973/326-7600

March 21-22; Wantage

MAPLE SUGARING OPEN HOUSE. Live demonstrations of how to tap the maple trees, collect the sap, and make the delicious syrup. Fresh maple syrup available for purchase. Fun for the whole family! 10am - 3pm. 50 Neilson Road.

Friends of Lusscroft Farm; 973/288-2760

March 22; Allamuchy

DAN LEVINSON SEXTET. 3 - 5pm. $30 in advance & $35 at door. 1686 Route 517 (Mountain Villa School).

Jazz at Rutherfurd Hall; 908/852-1894 x338

March 22; Bedminster

PYSANKY CRAFT WORKSHOP. Pysanky is the art of egg designing and dyeing practiced traditionally in Eastern Europe. 11am - 2pm. $40. Vanderveer House, 955 US Highway 202/206.

Friends of Jacobus Vanderveer House; 908/735-7985

March 22; Mendham

WOODCOCK HIKE. Listen and watch for these fascinating birds as the males do their mating dance in the early spring. 5:30 - 7pm. $5. 339 Pleasant Valley Road.

Schiff Nature Preserve; 973/543-6004

March 27; Morristown

LOW LILY WITH RUPERT WATES. Troubadour Concert Series 7:30. $10. Morristown Unitarian Fellowship, 21 Normandy Heights Rd.

The Folk Project;

March 27; North Branch

NEW SHANGHAI CIRCUS. Astonishing athletes defy gravity and execute breathtaking feats as they stretch the limits of human ability in this spellbinding show that draws upon 2,000 years of Chinese circus traditions. 7am. $30 & $40. Rt. 28 and Lamington Road.

The Theatre at RVCC; 908/725-3420

March 28; Far Hills

PRUNING WORKSHOP. Learn how to maintain the health and beauty of your home garden. 10am. $15. 11 Layton Rd.

Leonard J. Buck Garden; 908/234-2677

March 28; Hillsborough

Duke Farms; 908/722-3700

March 28; Millington

FOCUS ON RAPTORS. Photography opportunity for close up, portrait photos of several of our ambassador birds. $150. 1452 White Bridge Road.

The Raptor Trust; 908/647-2353

March 29; Basking Ridge

BUTTERFLY GARDENING WITH NATIVE PLANTS  . Author Jane Hurwitz, from the North American Butterfly Association will be presenting on butterfly gardening at home, a gardening method used to protect the entire life cycle of butterflies 1 - 2pm. Free. 190 Lord Stirling Road.

Environmental Education Center; 908/722-1200 ext. 5002

March 29; Basking Ridge

SPRING NATURE TRAIL RIDE. One-hour safety lesson and horseback ride along the Lord Stirling Stable trails. Pre register by 2/28. Check in 8am. $50. 256 South Maple Avenue.

Friends of Lord Stirling Stable; 908/722-1200, x5010

March 29; Morristown

HANOVER WIND SYMPHONY: MUSIC IN MOTION. Rhythms that will make you want to tap your feet and melodies that will stir your emotions. 2pm. $20. 6 Normandy Heights Rd..

Morris Museum Bickford Theater; 973/971-3700

April 1; Hillsborough

NEW JERSEY INVASIVE SPECIES CONFERENCE. Comprehensive state-wide forum on invasive species as well as new and emerging issues. 9am - 12pm. $90-150, preregister. 80 Route 206.

Duke Farms; 908/722-3700

April 3; Newton

AN EVENING WITH GEORGE WINSTON. 8pm. 234 Spring Street.

The Newton Theatre; 973/383-3700

April 4; Blairstown

KAT WRIGHT. 8pm. 30 Main Street.

Roy’s Hall; 908/362-1399

April 4; High Bridge

EASTER EGG HUNT. Main Street.

Borough of High Bridge; 908/638-6455

April 4; Hope

GREEN FAIR. Electronic waste collection, medicine drop, vendors, raffles, presentations, . 9am - 1pm. Free. Hope Township School, 320 Johnsonburg Road.

Hope Township Environmental Commission; 908/459-5011

April 4; Ringwood

FOREST OF FROGS. Discover the unique habitats and the creatures living in vernal pools. 1 - 2:30pm. $5. 150 Snake Den Road.

The New Weis Center; 973/835-2160

April 4; Rockaway

MORRIS CANAL GREENWAY WALK: DENVILLE TO ROCKAWAY.. Walk a seldom-visited stretch of canal, investigate the site of the Beaver Brook feeder, the crossing of the Hibernia Mine Railroad, and look for canal sites in downtown Rockaway. $5. Split Rock Rd..

Canal Society of NJ; 973/326-7600

April 5;

TROUT SEASON OPENS. Don’t forget your 2020 fishing license!

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April 6; Morristown

EVAN ARNTZEN QUINTET. Featuring Jon-Erik Kellso 7:30pm. $20. 6 Normandy Heights Rd..

Morris Museum Bickford Theater; 973/971-3700

April 10-11; Morristown

Morris Museum Bickford Theater; 973/971-3700

April 11; Franklin Twp

D&R CANAL WALK. Hike along Carnegie Lake, cross the Millstone Aqueduct, and visit picturesque lock and locktender’s house. 10am.

Canal Society of New Jersey; 609/635-2783

April 11; Milford

ADULT EASTER EGG HUNT. Take a walk in the vineyard to find a hidden Easter Egg containing a number that corresponds to a special pri 11am - 5pm. $15-$25/person. 269 Route 627.

Alba Vineyard; 908/995-7800

April 11; West Milford

Friends of Long Pond Ironworks; 973/657-1688

April 15; Gladstone

CREATING A BACKYARD HABITAT. Participants will learn about a variety of habitats, and can bring pictures and notes about their yards to determine how each can be improved. 10 - 11:30am. $15. Fairview Farm, 2121 Larger Cross Road.

Raritan Headwaters Association; 908/234-1852

April 16; Far Hills

Leonard J. Buck Garden; 908/234-2677

April 17; Morristown

TROUT FISHING IN AMERICA WITH CARLA ULBRICH. Troubadour Concert Series 7:30. $10. Morristown Unitarian Fellowship, 21 Normandy Heights Rd.

The Folk Project;

April 17; Newton

ASLEEP AT THE WHEEL. 8pm. 234 Spring Street.

The Newton Theatre; 973/383-3700

April 17-26; Hackettstown

Centenary Stage Company; 908/979-0900

April 18; North Branch

SHADOWS OF THE ‘60S. High-energy tribute to Motown super groups 7am. $30 & $40. Rt. 28 and Lamington Road.

The Theatre at RVCC; 908/725-3420

April 18; Succasunna

RHONDA DENÉT. Accompanied by the Silver Fox Songs Trio, Rhonda will perform a review of classic Motown rhythm & blues and soul. 7:30pm. $25. Investors Bank Theater, 72 Eyland Ave.

Roxbury Arts Alliance; 862/219-1379

April 18-19; Bound Brook

Friends of the Abraham Staats House;

April 19; Allamuchy

THE HARRY ALLEN AND GRANT STEWART QUINTET. 3 - 5pm. $30 in advance & $35 at door. 1686 Route 517 (Mountain Villa School).

Jazz at Rutherfurd Hall; 908/852-1894 x338

April 19; Clinton

RETRO RIDE AND PICNIC. A family friendly, vintage themed bicycle ride along the Landsdown Trail with catered picnic. Red Mill, 56 Main St..

Red Mill Museum Village; 908/735-4101

April 19; Morristown

WHAT MAKES IT GREAT: BEETHOVEN APPASSIONATA SONATA. Celeberate Beethovan’s 250th birthday by deepening your appreciation for one of his greatest masterpieces, The Piano Sonata No. 23 in F minor, known more familiarly as the Appassionata.  2pm. $20. 6 Normandy Heights Rd..

Morris Museum Bickford Theater; 973/971-3700

April 22;

EARTH DAY.

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April 24; Belvidere

NATIVE PLANTS LUNCH AND LEARN. Learn about native plants--why they are important in our ecosystem and how you can incorporate them into your landscape 12 - 1pm. $10. Wayne Dumont Jr. Administration Building.

Rutgers Cooperative Extension; 908-475-6507

April 25; Asbury

NATIVE PLANT SALE. Native plants can eliminate the need for pesticides and the need less water to survive. 9am - 2pm. River Resource Center, 10 Maple Ave..

Musconectong Watershed Association; 908/537-7060

April 25; Flemington

BLUEBELLS HIKE. Enjoy bluebells, stroll along a bubbling brook, and see ruins of the Judge Large estate (a prosecutor in the Charles Lindbergh case). 9 - 11am. Pre-register. Bernadette Morales/Uplands, 103 Capner Street.

Hunterdon County Parks; 908/782-1158

April 25; Harmony

HISTORIC FARMSTEAD OPEN HOUSE. Live demonstrations, children's activities, farm antiques, war re-enactors. 10am - 4pm. Free. 3026 Belvidere Road (Rt. 519).

Historic Preservation Commission of Harmony Township & Harmony Historical Society; 908/213-1600

April 25; Lebanon

NATIVE BULBS. Well-illustrated lecture and a walk to look for native bulbs like trillium, jack-in-the-pulpit, and native lilies. 1:30 - 3pm. $17. Hunterdon County Arboretum, 1020 State Highway 31.

Hunterdon County Parks; 908/782-1158

April 25; Mendham

MUSIC IN THE WOODS. Tom Rice and friends. 7 - 9pm. $15. 339 Pleasant Valley Road.

Schiff Nature Preserve; 973/543-6004

April 25; New Brunswick

NEW JERSEY FOLK FESTIVAL. The 2020 theme: Oaxaca! Oaxacan culture originates in México Free. Eagleton Institute (Woodlawn), at the corner of George Street and Ryders Lane.

Rutgers University; 848/932-5775

April 25; Sussex

Friends of High Point State Park; 973/875-4800

April 25-26; Augusta

MILITARY VEHICLE SHOW AND SWAP MEET. Historic military vehicles from World War 2, Korea, Vietnam, and the Gulf Wars are on display. Over 200 vendors and reenactors. $7. Sussex County Fairgrounds, Rt. 206 & Plains Rd..

Military Transport Association of North Jersey; 973/803-9725

April 25-26; Far Hills

Leonard J. Buck Garden; 908-722-1200, x5621

April 25-26; Franklin

ANNUAL GEM AND MINERAL SHOW. Over 100 dealers, special exhibits showing Lapidary, fossils, minerals, as well as an extensive presentation of the world famous deposits of Sussex County's fluorescent minerals. $6. Littel Community Center, 12 Munsonhurst Rd..

NJ Earth Science Association; 973/827-3481

April 25-26; Lambertville

SHAD FESTIVAL. Artists, crafters, shad hauling demonstrations, guide walking tours, entertainment, and a shad dinner. 12:30 - 5:30pm. Bridge and Union Streets.

Lambertville Chamber of Commerce; 609/397-0055

April 26; Clinton

Raritan Headwaters Association; 908/234-1852

April 30; Andover

GALA CELEBRATION OF LOCAL FOOD AND FARMS . Feast on appetizers, main courses and desserts created with the finest local ingredients at tasting stations prepared before you by our region’s finest chefs. 6pm. $125. Perona Farms.

Foodshed Alliance; 908/362-7967

May 1-3; Hackettstown

ANNUAL SPRING FESTIVAL. Amusements, entertainment, food and games, business show. Free. Hatchery Hill Field/Centenary University, Reece and 5th Avenue.

Hackettstown BID; 908/835-9200

May 2; Bound Brook

Canal Society of New Jersey; 732/993-4505

May 3; Asbury

RUN FOR THE RIVER. This scenic, mostly flat 4-mile loop in Asbury passes streams, pastures, historic buildings, and the beautiful Musconetcong River.  $30. Asbury Fire Co., 410 Old Main Street.

Musconectong Watershed Association; 908/537-7060

May 3; Hackettstown

Centenary Stage Company; 908/979-0900

May 3; Layton

Peters Valley Crafts Center; 973/948-5200

May 3; Stanton

COLONIAL BUTTER AND CHEESE MAKING. Learn about dairying in the 1700s,and how to make cheese. 1 - 4pm. Free, donations welcome. Bouman-Stickney Farmstead, 114 Dreahook Road.

Readington Museums; 908/581-0232

May 4; Morristown

NYC SKA ORCHESTRA. 7:30pm. $20. 6 Normandy Heights Rd..

Morris Museum Bickford Theater; 973/971-3700

May 7; Far Hills

HONEY BEES: ONE OF OUR FAVORITE POLLINATORS. Apiarist John Garretson will lecture on the life of bees including the bee’s life span, their jobs in the colony, who rules the hive, honey production, and more. 1pm. $15. 11 Layton Rd.

Leonard J. Buck Garden; 908/234-2677

May 8; Morristown

DEEPER THAN THE SKIN. An examination in song and story of the issue of race in America by Reggie Harris and Greg Greenway. 7:30. $25. Morristown Unitarian Fellowship, 21 Normandy Heights Rd.

The Folk Project;

May 9; Griggstown

HISTORY BIKE TOUR ON THE D&R CANAL. Ten-mile round trip along the towpath from Kingston to Griggstown and back. Meet in the causeway parking lot in Griggstown. Bring water; helmet required. 10am.

Canal Society of New Jersey; 201/401-3121

May 9; Hopatcong

LAKE HOPATCONG BLOCK PARTY. Businesses, non-profit organizations, community groups, crafters, and food vendors 10am - 4pm. Free. Hopatcong State Park, 260 Lakeside Blvd.

Lake Hopatcong Foundation; 973/663-2500

May 9; Rockaway Twp

Canal Society of NJ; 973/326-7600

May 9; Statewide

NJ Audubon Society; 908/766-5787

May 9; Washington

ARTS, CRAFTS AND MUSIC FESTIVAL . Washington Ave.

Washington Business Improvement District; 908/689-4800

May 10; Belvidere

MOTHER’S DAY TRADITIONAL DINNER. Under the tents with live music. 12 - 4pm. $35. 783 County Road 519.

Four Sisters Winery; 908/475-3671

May 13; Asbury

BIRDING JUGTOWN MOUNTAIN. Hooded Warblers, Worm-eating Warblers, and Rose-breasted Grosbeaks have been observed in the past 8 - 11am. Pre-register. Jugtown Mountain Preserve, 402 Mine Road.

Hunterdon County Parks; 908/782-1158

May 13; Gladstone

ORGANIC PEST MANAGEMENT FOR HOME GARDENS. Participants will learn useful organic techniques for identifying and controlling pests in their home vegetable and flower gardens. 10 - 11:30am. $15. Fairview Farm, 2121 Larger Cross Road.

Raritan Headwaters Association; 908/234-1852

May 14; Mount Tabor

Mount Tabor Historical Society; 973/975-0001

May 15; Port Murray

Well-Sweep Herb Farm; 908/852-5390

May 15-17; Wantage

Lusscroft Farm; 973/288-2760

May 16; Hackettstown

MAIFEST. Celebrate life & libation with town breweries, showcase performances from traditional German dancers, other local artists. 12 - 8pm. Free. Main Street.

Hackettstown BID; 908/835-9200

May 16; Hillsborough

Duke Farms; 908/722-3700

May 17; Basking Ridge

ANNUAL FAMILY FUN DAY. Games on horseback for all levels of riders, free pony and hay rides. 10am - 3pm. 256 South Maple Avenue.

Lord Stirling Stable; 908/766-5955

May 17; Clinton

WHEELS FOR THE WHEEL CAR SHOW. Open to all kinds of vehicles, with awards for best in class and best in show 10am - 3pm. Red Mill, 56 Main St..

Red Mill Museum Village; 908/735-4101

May 18; Flemington

HUMMINGBIRDS: JEWELS OF THE ANIMAL KINGDOM. Lecture with beautiful photos, and watch them at our feeder. 7 - 8pm. $3, pre-register. Echo Hill, 42 Lilac Drive.

Hunterdon County Parks; 908/782-1158

May 21; Morristown

NEVILLE DICKIE AND THE MIDIRI BROTHERS. 7:30pm. $20. 6 Normandy Heights Rd..

Morris Museum Bickford Theater; 973/971-3700

May 23; Hillsborough

Duke Farms; 908/722-3700

May 23; Hillsborough

Duke Farms; 908/722-3700

May 24; Milford

NA'BODACH, THE BAND. Six fabulous celtic musicians, plus electricity. Enjoy the farm’s delicious foods which are available for purchase; BYOB. 1 - 4pm. Free, resv requested. ?369 Stamets Road.

Bobolink Dairy and Bakeyard; 908/864-7277

May 25; Columbia

MEMORIAL DAY PICNIC BY THE RIVER. Launch your canoe/kayak at our Delaware River landing. Bring your own blanket and a covered dish to share. Grills & cutlery will be provided. Rain or shine. 12 - 3pm. Ramsaysburg Rd, and Rt 46.

Ramsaysburg Historic Homestead; 908/496-4273

May 29-31; Augusta

CRAWFISH FESTIVAL. Sussex County Fairgrounds, Rt. 206 & Plains Rd..

MVA Productions; 973/948-5500

May 30; Washington

NATURALIST HIKE AT POINT MOUNTAIN. A challenging hike with a great overlook view and mountain laurels: 4 miles with 500 feet elevation in 1/2 mile. 9:30am - 12pm. $5, pre-register. Point Mountain, 80 Point Mountain Road.

Hunterdon County Parks; 908/782-1158

May 30-31; Chester

SPRING CRAFT SHOW. A wide variety of handmade items including traditional & country crafts. 10am - 5pm. $4. 134 Main Street, Municipal Field.

Chester Business Association; 908/223-2665

May 31; Franklin Township

GUIDED TOURS OF THE RUDOLF W. VAN DER GOOT ROSE GARDEN. Tours for individuals and families will be led by the Colonial Park Gardens Rosarian or designated staff. Please no organized groups. 2pm. $5. Mettlers Road.

Colonial Park; 908-722-1200, x5721

June 4; Lebanon

NIGHTLIFE: NEW JERSEY'S MAGNIFICENT MOTHS. 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

June 5; Hampton

FULL MOON HIKE. 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

June 6; Chester

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

Chester Business Association; 973/223-2665

June 6; High Bridge

SOAP BOX DERBY. Main Street.

Borough of High Bridge; 908/638-6455

June 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

June 6-7; Port Murray

Well-Sweep Herb Farm; 908/852-5390

June 12-14; West Milford

GREENWOOD LAKE AIR SHOW. 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

June 13; High Bridge

POOCH PARADE. Main Street.

Borough of High Bridge; 908/638-6455

June 14; High Bridge

SOLITUDE HOUSE OPEN HOUSE. Solitude House Museum, 7 River Road.

Borough of High Bridge; 908/638-6455

June 19; Gladstone

Raritan Headwaters Association; 908/234-1852

June 19-20; Phillipsburg

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

Town of Phillipsburg; 610/739-1512

June 20; Chester

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

Chester Business Association; 973/223-2665

June 20; Stanhope

Canal Society of New Jersey; 973/292-2755

June 20; Washington

GREENFEST. Up-cycled and recycled goods vendors, gardening and outdoor groups, environmental preservation exhibitors and related non-profit organizations and vendors. 10am - 3pm. Washington Ave.

Washington Business Improvement District; 908/689-4800

June 20-26; Delaware River

ANNUAL DELAWARE RIVER SOJOURN. 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

June 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

June 27; Washington

SENIOR CITIZEN APPRECIATION DAY. Washington Ave.

Washington Business Improvement District; 908/689-4800

June 27-5; Kutztown, PA

KUTZTOWN FOLK FESTIVAL. 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

July 18-19; Far Hills

Mars Essex Horse Trials;

July 31; Stanton

HISTORY OF ORGANIC FARMING. Presentation by Joseph Heckman. 7 - 8:30pm. Free, donations welcome. Bouman-Stickney Farmstead, 114 Dreahook Road.

Readington Museums; 908/581-0232

August 1; Chester

PEACH FESTIVAL AND COUNTRY AUCTION. Peach pies, kuchens, cobblers, homemade peach ice cream, and other peach treats. 9am - 4pm. Free. 220 Main St. .

Community Presbyterian Church ; 908/879-5091

August 1-8; Augusta

New Jersey State Fair; 973/948-5500

August 8; Mendham

NJ MYCOLOGICAL FORAY. Foray in the woods then we will gather in the Nature Center for an identification session 10am - 2pm. $15. 339 Pleasant Valley Road.

Schiff Nature Preserve; 973/543-6004

September 19; Washington

FESTIVAL IN THE BOROUGH. Warren County’s largest music and street festival features three stages of entertainment with an array of musical genres, vendors, children's activities, rides, an assortment of food. 11am - 10pm. Free.

Washington Business Improvement District; 908/689-4800

September 25-27; Belvidere

Country Gate Players; 908/475-1104

September 26; Mount Tabor

ANNUAL VICTORIAN HOUSE TOUR. Explore unique charm of an historic community with an inside look at more than fifteen Victorian cottages, historic buildings and sites. 11am - 4pm. $30/ $25 advance. 36 Simpson Ave.

Mount Tabor Historical Society; 973/975-0001

October 3; Blairstown

TOUR DE BLAIRSTOWN. Three spectacular rides–a ride for each level– through invigorating countryside. Proceeds benefit the Foodshed Alliance. Blairstown Farmers’ Market, 5 Stillwater Road.

Foodshed Alliance; 908/362-7967

December 5-6; Wantage

Friends of Lusscroft Farm; 973/288-2760

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