FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP, NJ - Do you like nature? How about craft beer or comedy? Well, you can do all of those things and more right here in town.

Check out TAPinto Franklin Township’s roundup of some of the best things to do close to home. 

Friday, March 31

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The Franklin Township Public Library 

Parents and their preschool children are invited to join us for a half-hour of freestyle dance! 

We'll provide some fun musical recordings that will have your little one's arms waving, toes tapping, and feet stepping to the beat!

No registration is necessary.  10:45 AM to 11:15 AM.


Franklin Township Open Space Program

Would you like to take a nature walk and see unique species of plants and animals right here in town?  

Then the township's open space program has what you are looking for. For the 13th consecutive year, it will be providing the community with free guided nature walks on the township's open space parcels. 

Franklin Township: Explore wilderness on a spring nature walk


Villagers Theatre

Opening night - August: Osage County 

Fridays/Saturdays 8:00pm - Sundays 2:00pm/Reserved seating - $20 Adult/$18 Senior/Student


Saturday, April 1

BeerFest (Franklin Food Bank)

No joking, you can have a beer and listen to music in a greenhouse this April's Fool's Day! 

Noon until 5PM. Tickets are now $40. Ticket prices include craft beer, wine, non-alcoholic beverages, lunch, and live music. You will receive a commemorative cup for your beer (or wine) if you register before March 31st.

Coming soon: Franklin Food Bank to Host Third Annual BeerFest at Suydam Farms of Somerset (UPDATE)


Big Mistake Productions presents Somerset Saturday Night 

An evening of comedy and music to benefit MacAfee Road School. The show takes place Saturday, April 1st, from 8-10pm at the East Franklin Firehouse (121 Pinegrove Ave, Somerset). Tickets are $20 each and the show is BYOB (you can bring food as well!). Adults only, please.

All proceeds will go to the MacAfee Road School PTO.

Somerset Saturday Night


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