BASKING RIDGE, NJ – The Lord Stirling Stable's resident "bad boy" will host a Cowboy Cookout from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Sunday, June 2 at the stable located at 256 South Maple Ave.

Children up to 12 years of age are invited to  enjoy a hayride out to the campsite, where they may take a pony ride, play some games, and cook a hot dog on a stick for lunch. Come dressed in cowboy/cowgirl attire. Long pants are recommended; close-toed shoes are required. 

Hot dog, beverage, and fixin’s for S’Mores are included in the fee of $20 per child/parent pair. Additional siblings 12 years and under may attend for $12 each.

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Space is limited. Reservations and payment is required in advance at

For additional information, please call Lord Stirling Stable at 908-722-1200, ext. 5010.  Individuals with a hearing or speech impairment can call NJ Relay Service at 711.

Information on this event and other Somerset County Park Commission activities may be found on the Internet at


PHOTO CAPTION: JJ the Pony hosts his first Cowboy Cookout at Lord Stirling Stable, 256 South Maple Avenue in Basking Ridge, NJ on Sunday, June 2, 2019.