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:

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Friday, April 12

Township of Franklin 

Please give blood and help save a life. TAP here for details. 

Franklin Township Public Library 

The story of the legendary rock band Queen and lead singer Freddie Mercury, leading up to their famous performance at Live Aid (1985). TAP here for more details. 

Engagement Ring and Wedding Band Show At Venus Jewelers

Venus Jewelers will be hosting its annual Engagement Ring & Wedding Band Show on Friday, April 12th and Saturday, April 13th. TAP here for more details. 

Saturday, April 13

The Annual Battle of Bound Brook

Living History Event ~ Sat/Sun. April 13-14, 2019 Abraham Staats House, 17 von Steuben Lane, South Bound Brook NJ 08880

Join us for an exciting and historic weekend as we commemorate the 242nd anniversary of the Battle of Bound Brook. TAP here for details. 

Rutgers Football Spring Game - Athlead Middle School Showcase

ATHLEAD Join top Middle School Football Athletes at Rutgers Football Spring Game. Compete and Celebrate the 150th Anniversary of College Football. TAP here for details. 

Township of Franklin 

Swing into spring with the kids at Franklin's Annual Bunny Jamboree this Saturday at the Franklin Township Municipal lot from 1 pm to 3 pm. TAP here for details. 

The Learning Experience 

The Learning Experience Somerset is hosting its 15th Anniversary celebration on Saturday April 13th from 11 am to 3 pm. We will have Kona Ice truck, Mr. Ray, food and crafts. Come join the fun! Summer camp information will be available! Call 732-868-1919 for details. 

Protec Ponds Ice Skating 

Bring Some"bunny" special to Protec Ponds this Saturday April 12th from 12-2pm for our Easter Skate! The admission is BOGO - Pay $10 for one admission and your friend or family member is FREE. Skates included wow! TAP here for details. 

Sunday, April 14

Project P.U.B. 

The final season of Game of Thrones is almost upon us!  We will be hosting watch parties for each of the episodes here at Project P.U.B.  The bar will have a projector set up and the sound system cranked for the epic 6 episode last season! TAP here for more details. 

Somerset County Tourism’s Weekend Top 10: 

Weekend Top 10: 4.12 to 4.14

1. Somerset Patriots Fan Fest, TD Bank Ballpark

2. Battle of Bound Brook Living History Weekend, Bound Brook

3. Historic Downtown Arts & Crafts Festival, Downtown Somerville

4. Beginning Birding for Adults, Duke Farms

5. Bridgewater Beer Fest, Shimon and Sara Birnbaum Jewish Community Center

6. Free Family Fun Carnival!, YMCA Somerville

7. Game of Thrones Night, Project P.U.B.

8. Spring Exhibitions Opening Reception, The Center for Contemporary Art

9. Mary Poppins in Concert with NJSO, State Theatre New Jersey

10. Pagliacci, Brook Arts Center

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