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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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Frontier League baseball and fireworks

  • Jul. 24, 2021, 6:30pm
  • Palisades Credit Union Park
  • One Palisades Credit Union Park Drive, Pomona
  • All Ages
  • $14-$17 per person

Enjoy New York Boulders' Frontier League baseball and post-game fireworks. Game time versus the Washington Wild Things is 6:30 p.m. with a fire...

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John’s Best Day Ever Book Signing Day by Apara Mahalsylvester

  • Jul. 24, 2021, 1-4pm
  • Northlandz The World's Largest Miniature Wonderland & Museum
  • 495 US-202, Flemington
  • All Ages
  • $17-$30

Apara will be signing John’s Best Day Ever, talking about her process for writing her books, and will even be doing a few readings o...

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Butterflies & Gardens

  • Jul. 24, 2021, 1pm
  • Sterling Forest State Park
  • 116 Old Forge Road, Tuxedo
  • Young elementary, Tween, Teen
  • FREE

Butterflies are much more than attractive visitors to your garden during the summer months, and they play an important role in the eco-system. Lear...

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Advocating Hope's 5K Run/Walk

  • Jul. 25, 2021, 7:15am, Check-in; 8:30am, Race starts
  • Joseph T. St. Lawrence Community Ctr
  • 115 Torne Valley Road, Hillburn
  • All Ages
  • $25; $15 younger than 18; After July 7 registration fees increase by $5

USATF Certified Course No. NY20001JHP The race starts and finishes at the Joseph T. St Lawrence Recreation Center on Torne Valley Road. Torne Valle...

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Summer Kids Fest

  • Jul. 25, 2021, 1-7pm
  • Warinanco Park
  • Park Avenue , Roselle
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Pop Up Next Door presents SUMMER KIDS FEST! Enjoy games, fface painting, food, drinks, shop over 20 small buisnesses and more!�


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NJ Lottery Festival of Ballooning

  • Jul. 23, 2021 - Jul. 25, 2021 , Friday, 1-10pm; Saturday, 6am-10pm; Sunday, 6am-8pm
  • Solberg Airport
  • 39 Thor-Solberg Road, Whitehouse Station
  • All Ages
  • Tickets start at $26 per adult and $10 per child

The New Jersey Lottery Festival of Ballooning has something for everyone including non-stop family entertainment!

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Kids Night Out

  • Jul. 24, 2021 - Aug. 07, 2021 , Saturdays, 6-8:30pm
  • Peace in Piermont
  • 458 Piermont Ave. , Piermont
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween
  • $44

Drop your little love off for a night of fun! Weather permitting, kids�will adventure around Piermont, paint + craft, play board games, have a tale...

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Orange County Fair

  • Jul. 15, 2021 - Aug. 01, 2021 , Thursdays and Fridays, 4pm-11pm; Saturdays and Sundays, 12-11pm
  • Orange County Fair Speedway
  • 239 Wisner Ave. , Middletown
  • All Ages
  • Admission: $10; $7 seniors 65 and older and children 7-12; free admission for children 6 and younger. Rides: $30 unlimited rides, price per ride ticket starts at $1.50 each

Make it a day at the fiar and see one of the grandstand shows, taste some of the delicious fair food, or take a spin on one of their all new rides!

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Dino Safari

  • Jul. 16, 2021 - Aug. 08, 2021 , Wednesdays-Sundays, 10am-9pm
  • Westfield Garden State Plaza
  • One Garden State Plaza, Paramus
  • All Ages
  • $49.95 per reg. vehicle (up to 7 occupants); $59.95 per large vehicle up to 7ft wide x 9ft tall x 20ft long (8+ occupants)

Visit Arena STEM's kids amusement center for activities including drone flying, pen art, mechanics, robot building, race car building and more!...

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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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Xpedition Dino

  • Jul. 01, 2021 - Jul. 31, 2021 , Drive-Thru: 9am-3:45pm; Walk-Thru: 4pm until dusk
  • Six Flags Great Adventure & Safari
  • 1 Six Flags Blvd., Jackson
  • All Ages
  • $24.99-$29.99 safari and dino experience drive thru per person; $5 walk-thru dino experience per person

Six Flags Great Adventure will celebrate Independence Day, the ultimate American tradition, July 2 through 4. Coca-Cola July 4th Fest at Six Flags ...

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Peace in Piermont: Family Yoga

  • May. 22, 2021 - Sep. 25, 2021 , Saturday, 10-10:45am
  • Parelli Park
  • 545 Piermont Avenue , Piermont
  • All Ages
  • $22

Foster and deepen the connection you have with yourself and your loved one, exercise, and meet other local gems from our community.

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Artpark & Company presents SONIC TRAILS A Visionary Season of Free Site Reactive Audio Experiences

  • May. 15, 2021 - Sep. 30, 2021 , All Day
  • Earl W. Brydges Artpark State Park
  • Online
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Artpark & Company presents SONIC TRAILS, a visionary season of free site reactive audio experiences presented in a mobile app de...

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Joey G's Nyack Food Tours

  • Apr. 17, 2021 - Sep. 04, 2021 , Saturdays, 11:30am
  • 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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