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Find great family and kid friendly activities and things to do this weekend here in Rockland or Bergen County, Orange and nearby. Whether you are looking to see a show, visit a farm, go for a hike or more there are lots of great options for you and your kids to do.

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Mother's Day Plant & Gift Sale

  • May. 08, 2021, 9am-2pm
  • Palisades Community Center
  • 675 Oak Tree Road, Palisades
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Select the perfect plants for your garden or to gift to you mom! There will also be some last minute treasures for Mom or anyone else special in yo...

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Magic Show followed by Dancing with Paw Patrol's Marshall!

  • May. 08, 2021, 4-5pm
  • Imagine That!!! Museum
  • 4 Vreeland Road, Florham Park
  • All Ages
  • $75 one turf square for up to 6 people

The Circus is coming to Town - right in the Imagine THAT!!! parking lot. There will be music, juggling, magic and Aerial Show! As always ...

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Summer Camp Open House @ Bach to Rock Nanuet

  • May. 08, 2021, 1-2:30pm
  • Bach to Rock Nanuet
  • 150 East Route 59, Nanuet
  • Young elementary, Tween, Teen
  • FREE

Join Bach to Rock Nanuet at their open house to learn about the Summer Music Camp Programs. They'll be running demos of the Rock Band, DJ,...

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Mommy & Me Experience

  • May. 08, 2021, 11am-3pm
  • Palisades Center
  • 1000 Palisades Center Drive, West Nyack
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Join Palisades Center in partnership with Claire's, Color Me Mine, and Sephora for a special Mommy & Me Experience within the East Court on...

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Virtual Creative Play: Collage the Four Seasons

  • May. 08, 2021, 10am
  • The Newark Museum of Art
  • Online
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Dive into the four seasons!  Explore how artists approach and interpret art making that revolves around the seasons. Join the museum to explor...

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Nyack's Spring Fling Promenade

  • May. 09, 2021, 10am-8pm
  • Downtown Nyack
  • Main Street and Broadway, Nyack
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Nyack's Spring Fling gets into in full gear with a 'Promenade' street event. The village invites visitors to shop and dine in a tr...

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MOTHER'S DAY WALK

  • May. 09, 2021, 10am-12pm
  • Tenafly Nature Center
  • 313 Hudson Ave., Tenafly
  • All Ages
  • $8; $5 members

Celebrate Mother’s Day with a guided walk with a TNC Naturalist. Whether you’re an outdoor enthusiast or just hoping for a pretty photo...

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Farm to Table Brunch for Mom

  • May. 08, 2021 - May. 09, 2021 , 10am, 12pm, or 2pm
  • Alstede Farm
  • 1 Alstede Farms Lane, Chester
  • All Ages
  • $149.99, table of 4; $229.99, table of 6

Treat that special mom in your life to a Farm to Table Mother’s Day Brunch at Alstede Farms. Enjoy tractor drawn wagon rides around the farm ...

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SEASONAL SCAVENGER HUNT

  • May. 08, 2021 - May. 09, 2021 , 1pm
  • Tenafly Nature Center
  • 313 Hudson Ave., Tenafly
  • All Ages
  • $10; free for members

Families will receive a printed set of clues to independently solve nature riddles along Nature Center trails. Each family will need to work as a t...

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IN PERSON Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood

  • Jan. 16, 2021 - May. 16, 2021 ,
  • Liberty Science Center
  • 222 Jersey City Boulevard, Jersey City
  • Baby, Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
  • $24.99; $21.99 seniors 62 and older; $19.99 ages 2-12

The beloved television series Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood comes to life at Liberty Science Center this January!  Follow along with ...

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AHA Parents' Athletic Association to Host Virtual 5K

  • May. 07, 2021 - May. 09, 2021 , Participants will choose their run/walk times.
  • Academy of the Holy Angels
  • Online
  • All Ages
  • $25 registration; $15 student registration

Start training now! The Academy of the Holy Angels Parents’ Athletic Association will host its first Virtual 5K. Participants are invited to ...

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Kids Night Out!

  • May. 01, 2021 - May. 22, 2021 , Saturdays, 6-8:30pm
  • Peace in Piermont
  • 458 Piermont Ave., Piermont
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween
  • $44

Kids Night Out is the perfect opportunity for kids to relax and have fun with peers in a safe setting! Kids will do arts & crafts, have lots of...

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Coaster Power Hours Thursdays

  • May. 06, 2021 - May. 27, 2021 , Thursdays, 4-9pm
  • Six Flags Great Adventure
  • 1 Six Flags Blvd., Jackson
  • All Ages
  • $29.99

Coaster Power Hours will include music, specialty food, free parking, and surprises for guests throughout the night

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IN PERSON Orangetown Suffragist Exhibit

  • Sep. 10, 2020 - Dec. 28, 2021 , Tuesdays and Fridays, 10am-2pm; Sundays 1-4pm
  • Orangetown Historical Museum and Archives
  • 196 Chief Bill Harris Way, Orangeburg
  • All Ages
  • FREE

The fight for American women to get the right to vote was fought on many fronts - including Orangetown. Learn about this fascinating movement ...

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Coaster Power Hours Fridays

  • Apr. 16, 2021 - May. 21, 2021 , Fridays, 6-11pm
  • Six Flags Great Adventure
  • 1 Six Flags Blvd., Jackson
  • All Ages
  • $29.99

Six Flags Great Adventure will open select spring evenings for a new special event that celebrates its world-class roller coaster collection,<...

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Wild About Animals Celebration Exhibit

  • Mar. 27, 2021 - May. 09, 2021 , Thursdays and Fridays, 10am-4pm; Saturdays and Sundays, 10am-5pm
  • Liberty Science Center
  • 222 Jersey City Boulevard, Jersey City
  • All Ages
  • $24.99; $21.99 seniors 62 and older; $19.99 ages 2-12

Experience the ultimate springtime adventure at the new Wild About Animals Celebration featuring live animals, creature challenges, dance parties, and more. 

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Spring in Living Color - An Immersive Floral Experience

  • Apr. 15, 2021 - Jun. 06, 2021 , Mondays-Thursdays, 11am-8pm; Fridays and Saturdays, 10am-9pm; Sundays, 11am-7pm
  • Westfield Garden State Plaza
  • One Garden State Plaza, Paramus
  • All Ages
  • $15; $10 children

Surround yourself in florals and snap a selfie in living color!

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Kaleidoscope Arts - Free Wednesdays Grades 1-5

  • Apr. 14, 2021 - Jun. 30, 2021 , Wednesdays, 5:15-6:15pm
  • Creative Arts Workshop, Nyack
  • 48 Burd St. Suite 101, Nyack
  • Young elementary
  • FREE

Enjoy weekly themed activities including: Mask making, Drama, Singing, Dancing, Jewelry making, Perfume making, and Collage. Grades 1-5. 

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Joey G's Nyack Food Tours

  • Apr. 17, 2021 - Sep. 04, 2021 , Saturdays, 11:30am
  • CREATIVE ARTS WORKSHOP
  • 48 Burd St., Nyack
  • All Ages
  • $45

Enjoy tastes from local culinary landmarks, and learn about Nyack, its chefs, creatives, and entrepreneurs.

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