SOMERSET, NJ - Do you have plans this weekend?

If you don’t, check out our editor’s picks for some of the best things to do in and around Franklin Township or from your home. 

Friday, July 31

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Stress Factory 

Come and be a part of the LIVE audience this week. See Michael Che outside show on the patio- under the tent for inclement weather. TAP here to buy tickets. 

Girls on the Run Rainbow Run for Fun Virtual 5K

The mission to inspire young girls doesn't stop with the COVID-19 pandemic, so Girls on the Run of Central NJ (GOTRCNJ) has transitioned its season 5K run to virtual! TAP here to Learn More. 

Saturday, Aug. 1

Venus Jewelers - Annual Estate and Antique Jewelry Show

This unique one day only show showcases a three million dollar collection of one of a kind and celebrity owned vintage pieces from the most famous eras of jewelry design. TAP here to Learn More. 

E-Waste Drop Off Event

The Somerset County Electronic Waste Drop-off event will occur on Aug. 1, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the South County Public Works Garage, located at 410 Roycefield Road, Hillsborough, NJ 08844. TAP here to Learn More. 

Bonus Event: Splash Time at Piscataway’s Raritan Rapids

New Jersey Date Night: Life’s a Beach in Avalon

A little seaside road trip makes for a perfect date and Avalon provides an unforgettable backdrop. You can enjoy everything from shopping to surfing and, of course, outdoor dining in this affluent shore town on Seven Mile Island. TAP here to learn more. 

More Date Night Ideas:

Restaurants That Make You Feel Like a World Traveler

Restaurants with Great Outdoor Dining

Come to My Window (For Ice Cream)

Sunday, Aug. 2

Franklin Township Public Library

The FTPL is excited to announce that we will be expanding Curbside Pickup to include Grab-and-Go services. The library will open to the public with limited services and a reduced capacity. For full details please use the link below or download a copy of the announcement right here.

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