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.

Read on below for more details:

Sign Up for E-News

BONUS EVENT: Somerville Starlit Cinema Opens Today

Friday, June 12

NJ Women in Policing Recruitment/Info Session

The Women's Leadership Academy will be hosting a free recruitment and information session at Rutgers University on July 12th for women in New Jersey who are interested in a career in law enforcement. TAP here for details. 

Moon Viewing to Honor 1st Lunar Landing

All are invited to the Franklin Township Astronomy Club's Moon viewing to honor the 50th anniversary of the first moon landing. The club will have telescopes set up. TAP here for details. 

Stress Factory Comedy Club Presents Shawn Wayans 7:30 pm

Where: Stress Factory Comedy Club

Legendary comedian Shawn Wayans from "In Living Color" & creator of "The Boo Crew" is headlining The Stress Factory - get your tickets and learn more information here!

Saturday, June 13

Summer of Art & Music

Over 15 artisans from Inspire Art Gallery & Studio with Fred Rocks Entertainment for an afternoon of art, music, and food. We will be featuring live music from 8 different artists. TAP here for more details. 

Franklin Township Farmer’s Market (Theme Days)

The Franklin Township Community Farmers Market will have themed days that will promote local organizations, community groups and fun activities in and around Franklin Township. TAP here to find out this week’s theme. 

Bound Brook Food Truck Festival

The 2019 Bound Brook Food Truck Festival brings a mobile cornucopia of exotic food to Bound Brook’s Billian Legion Park along with musical entertainment, craft vendors, kids games and a refreshing beer and sangria garden. TAP here for more details.

Free Document Shredding for Somerset County Residents this Saturday in Franklin

Do you have documents that need to commercially shred safely, privately and properly? TAP here to find out how to get rid of your documents. 

Experience New Brunswick Cuisine at the 10th-Annual Restaurant Week July 13-27

From Italian to Ethiopian cuisine and everything in between, the 10th-annual New Brunswick’s Restaurant Week has something to offer for everyone’s inner foodie. TAP here for more details. 

Sunday, June 14

Free Concert at Duke Island Park

The Somerset County Park Commission summer of Sunday evening free live concert performances continues at the Duke Island Park band shell on Old York Road in Bridgewater. TAP here to see who’s performing. 

Somerset County Tourism’s Weekend Top 10: 

Weekend Top 10: 7.12 to 7.14

1. Bound Brook Food Truck Festival, Billian Park

2. First and Farthest, RVCC Planetarium

3. Plays In the Park: Shakespeare’s The Comedy of Errors, Pleasant Valley Park Ampitheatre

4. Rocky Horror Picture Show, Brook Arts Center

5. Open House, Wyckoff-Garretson Museum House and Carriage Barn

6. Family Fun Night, Dunham Park

7. Starlit Cinema, Downtown Somerville

8. Rockin’ Cosmic Laser Concert, RVCC Planetarium

9. Motor City Revue (Park Commission Summer Concert Series), Duke Island Park

10. Kids Cake Pop Bouquet Class, Maggiano’s Little Italy

Have a news tip? Email FranklinTownship@tapinto.net or call our tip line 908-279-0303 ext. 257.

Download the FREE TAPinto App!  Click here for Android - Click here for iOS for breaking news, traffic/weather alerts and special offers!