FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP, NJ - Looking for something to do this weekend? Would you like to run or walk for a good cause? Maybe you want to add a furry friend to the family? What about cooling off poolside with some drinks?

Well, you can do all that and more right here in town!

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

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Friday, June 9

Villagers Theatre

This is your last chance to come join Dorothy, the Scarecrow, the Tin Man, the Cowardly Lion and Toto as they travel the universe of Dorothy’s imagination. The first show this weekend will start at 8 p.m. on Friday, and while you are there you may want to find out about the “Yellow Brick Road” campaign.

Saturday, June 24

Colonial Park

EmPoWER Somerset is partnering once again with the Somerset County Wellness Committee on the 4th annual 5K Race to Wellness!

Click here to download the 5K Race to Wellness flyer

Come run or walk with your family and friends at Colonial Park!

Venus Jewelers 

Venus Jewelers will be teaming up with Second Chance for Animals to host "Diamonds For Dogs, Carats For Cats" to benefit the Franklin Animal Shelter.  Volunteers and friendly cats and dogs looking for a loving new home will be on hand from 11am-3pm to take applications for adoption and to accept pet food and supply donations.

Convenience Center

Got junk you need to get rid of? This is your weekend to handle it Click here for Calendar, Pricing and Pass information.

Franklin Township’s Farmers Market (10 a.m. to 3 p.m.)

The Franklin Township Community Farmers Market supports Franklin Township agriculture and NJ agriculture. Visitors are encouraged to ask farmers about their local farms and specialty vendors about where in New Jersey they source the ingredients for their products. 

Click here for an updated Vendor List and weekly seasonal fruit and vegetable offers

Sunday, June 25

PJ Cavanaugh’s 

#PoolVibes for #SummerSeventeen Is Here! Show off that new bathing suit w/ us at #PJCavs Wednesday-Sunday All Summer Long! We'll be kicking it w/ #DrinkSpecials, #HappyHour, #DJ's, & More!

More things coming soon to do close to home…

Somerset Patriots to Host Ballpark Comic Con

Somerville Hosts Weekly Summer Dance Party with Live Music on Division Street

Get Your Lawn Chairs Ready: The Piscataway Summer Concert Series Begins July 6

Free Summer Movies at State Theatre New Jersey

Weekend Suggestions To Entertain the Family

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