There is never a dull moment in New Jersey. In fact, there is a lot going in this state every month. With that in mind, it’s pretty rare to hear someone using ‘boring’ as an adjective to describe NJ. Check out the NJ events happening in February 2017!
Wednesday GLOW Night
Where: 2355 NJ-66, Ocean, Monmouth County, NJ 07712
When: February 01, 2017
Time: 1800 to 2000 hrs
Starting from the first of February 2017, head down to Monmouth County on Wednesday nights for GLOW! This event features an eclectic mix of laser tech, LED lights, black lights, games as well as giveaways and prizes, and more. GLOW! offers a one-of-a-kind after dark experience, and you get the chance to ‘swag’ it out in glowing gear. If you miss the pilot event, don’t worry because this event is happening every Wednesday night.
A Winter’s Day on the Farm
Where: Fosterfields Living Historical Farm, 73 Kahdena Road, Morris Township
When: February 5, 2017
Time: 1200 to 1600 hrs
It’s still winter in February, so it’s definitely chilly outside. However, there is outdoor farm fun to keep you warm. A Winter’s Day on the Farm is an event happening in Morris Township, and it features wood sawing activities, opportunities to watch farmers harvest ice on a frozen pond, wagon rides, and more. You can also meet an array of farm animals, including draft horses and Jersey cows. If you are attending the event with your family, admission is FREE for children under the age of two. What’s more, seasonal food will be prepared in the cozy Farmhouse to keep guests warm.
Morristown Armory Antiques Show
Where: National Guard Armory, 430 Western Avenue, Morristown NJ 07960
When: February 25 and 26, 2017
Time: 1000 to 1800 hrs (Saturdays) | 1100 to 1700 hrs (Sundays)
The Morristown Armory Antiques Show is the brainchild of Rona & Jesse Kohler. Since its inception, they have been providing affordable antiques shows for collectors and enthusiasts alike. In this event, you get to browse through more than 100 exhibit booths. You can find anything from Kimonos, sewing items, vintage fashions, antiquarian books, Victorian glass collectibles, Orientalia, art pottery, paintings, silver, and more. If you own porcelain and pottery, you can get them appraised or restored at the certified appraisal and restoration clinics here.
Super Pet Expo
Where: NJ Convention & Exposition Center, 97 Sunfield Avenue, Edison NJ 08837
When: February 10, 11, and 12, 2017
Time: 1500 to 2000 hrs (Fridays) | 1000 to 1900 hrs (Saturdays) | 1000 to 1700 hrs (Sundays)
Super Pet Expo is a fun-filled family event and one of the largest gatherings of pet lovers. Held at the NJ Convention & Exposition Center, you will get to browse through a large selection of hard to find pet products, pet vendors, and even get to know your local pet shelters and rescue initiatives better.
Next Stop Harlem
Where: Pollak Theatre, 400 Cedar Ave, West Long Branch, NJ
When: February 04, 2017
Another event you can consider checking out is Next Stop Harlem; featuring the Mimi Jones Sextet. The renowned musical theater piece will blend arranged music based on 30’s, 40’s and 50’s Harlem Renaissance and Jazz with dialogue and poetry. Mimi is a force to be reckoned with. She is a recognized as a U.S. Jazz Ambassador, toured extensively throughout the world, and even leads a record label named Hot Tone Music.
As you can see, an array of interesting events happens every month in New Jersey. What’s more, these event venues are within reach. It’s not a wonder to see many people choosing to stay in the beautiful Garden State. If you are looking for a property in New Jersey, don’t hesitate to email Josh@NJLux.com or call us at 201.568.5668 today. We can help you narrow down your best real estate options with ease.