Things to Do in Morristown

December 13, 2018

The Christmas Festival on the Morristown Green has lots of activities this weekend. See below for a complete schedule of events. Friday, December 14 Schedule of Activities Santa House Noon to 7 p.m. – Santa visits and photos Santa photos FREE with a current receipt from any of ...

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MORRIS TOWNSHIP, NJ -   What event lasts 9 days and brings in over 12,000 people? If you guessed the Gingerbread Wonderland, you would be correct! The 27th Annual Gingerbread Wonderland at Frelinghuysen Arboretum is a candy lovers dream.  The incredible masterpieces can be viewed from Friday ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Braunschweiger Jewelers will celebrate the 60th anniversary of their Morristown store tomorrow evening Thursday, November 29th at 5 p.m., 33 South Street in Morristown. Their Diamond Anniversary Event will be an unforgettable evening where Braunschweiger Jewelers will be launching ...

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MORRIS TOWNSHIP, NJ -   The 27th Annual Gingerbread Wonderland at Frelinghuysen Arboretum is a candy lovers dream.  The incredible masterpieces can be viewed from Friday November 30 through Sunday December 9. Last year, over 179 edible masterpieces were crafted by schools, scouts, families and ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - With Christmas right around the corner, Santa will be making an early stop in Morristown on Sunday November 25 at 5pm. Santa will be taking early holiday wishes while posing for pictures on the Green. He will also help with the Lighting of the Morristown Green. From 5:30pm - ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - The Interfaith Food Pantry and the Literacy Volunteers of Morris County are hosting the 12 th annual Morris Township Turkey Trot on Thursday November 22. This family friendly race takes place at Ginty Field Complex. On-site registration for the rain-or-shine race opens at 7:00am ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Now that Halloween is over, you know what that means. It’s time to hear those sleigh bells jingling in the spirit of the holiday season! What is the first thing that comes to mind this time of year? Hot chocolate? Santa Claus? Reindeer?! You know Dasher and Dancer, but what about ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Join a spooky and fascinating investigation of the historic Vail house, originally built in the 1790s, and renovated by Stephen Vail to a Greek Revival style in the 1840s. Learn about the different methods and equipment used during an investigation, and discover the groups’ ...

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A new exhibition in Morristown explores 300 years of race relation in New Jersey through the lens of Morris County, New Jersey. This is the first comprehensive exhibition to trace the sometimes fraught history of the relationship between blacks and whites in Morris County. It traces early days of ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Morristown and Morris Township are preparing for some fun Halloween Activities this weekend.  Due to the weather, all Saturday events have been moved to Sunday or to a later date. On Sunday, take part in a Halloween Parade, Trunk or Treat, enjoy a Halloween movie  and bonfire ...

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The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s Light the Night Walk is an annual event dedicated to shining a light on the urgent need for cures for blood cancers. During the walk, survivors and patients carry white lanterns, gold lanterns are carried by those walking in memory, and red lanterns are carried ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ -  See old friends, meet new friends and network, network, network!  County College of Morris is inviting all CCM alumni (21 years and older) to connect and network with fellow alumni on Thursday October 18 at the Famished Frog in Morristown. The networking event will take place ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ- The Morristown CraftMarket, now celebrating its 42nd consecutive year as a nationally acclaimed and charitable fine art and craft show featuring 160 gifted artists from over 25 states throughout the country, will be held Friday, October 19 through Sunday, October 21 at the ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ -  The Morristown Clean Communities Program, along with the Morristown Kiwanis will hold a Community Shredding Event on Saturday October 6, in the parking lot of Town Hall, from 9 a.m. - 12 noon. Residents of Morristown are invited to bring confidential and sensitive papers and ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Morristown Festival of Books is thrilled to welcome many of New Jersey’s hottest authors, from Princeton’s own National Book Award winner and five-time Pulitzer finalist Joyce Carol Oates (Night-Gaunts and Other Tales of Suspense) to Plainfield native and international best-selling ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - The Morristown Fall Festival will take place this Sunday September 30 on the Morristown Green. The annual festival will run from 12 noon to 5pm; rain or shine. The festival includes over 150 exhibition booths showcasing restaurants, entertainment, businesses and local ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ -  Brace yourself for some Halloween fun. Between Wednesday October 3 through Wednesday October 31, halloween enthusiasts can enjoy trembling, nature themed tales to boo-tiful crafts.   The Time to Mourn Take a special guided tour of The Willows, to explore the unique death ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ -  Enjoy a fun filled day of wagon rides, farm animals, live music and hands-on activities at the Fall Harvest at Fosterfields Living Historic Farm. The event takes place on Sunday September 16 from 12 noon - 5pm. Visitors can hop aboard the open-air wagon for a scenic ride around ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - The Gran Fondo is scheduled to roll out of Morristown on Sunday September 9 at 7am. But today, a day before the featured event, the youngest cyclists participated in their own Gran Fondo in front of Vail Mansion. See photos of the future cyclists wearing helmets and ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Discover what a paranormal investigation takes from start to finish during a Paranormal 101 at Fosterfields Living Historic Farm on Saturday September 22. Veteran paranormal investigator Matthew Haas will educate the community on the paranormal investigation process while ...

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Macculloch Hall Historical Museum and six other historic houses will be open to the public for our biennial House Tour! Tickets are $40 in advance or $45 on the day of the event. All funds raised directly support Macculloch Hall Historical Museum. Tickets available via ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - The musical group, Project Grand Slam will be performing Friday August 24 in front of the MPAC as part of the MPAC's Arts in The Community Series. The free event will feature music, drink specials and free samples from local vendor. The night begins outside with a performance by ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ -  Hundreds of jazz and blues fans turned out for the 8th Annual Morristown Jazz and Blues Festival, happening now on the Morristown Green. The event, sponsored by the New Jersey Jazz Society will continue until 10pm Saturday evening. The day began with the Air Force Jazz Big Band ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - When you think of Morristown do you think of the stories of George Washington and his troops? Or are you interested in the historic sites like Macculloch Hall, Acorn Hall, Fosterfields and the Frelinghuysen Arboretum?  Who were the families that occupied these homes? Do ghosts ...

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MORRIS TOWNSHIP, NJ - The Township of Morris Parks and Recreation Department’s sixth annual Family Campout is just around the corner. Families are invited to pitch a tent at Ginty Field for an overnight camp-out on Saturday August 18. During the camp-out there will be games, activities, s’mores, ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ -  “We are incredibly proud of the national recognition our National Night Out has received,” said Morris County Park Police Chief Gabe DiPietro. “By offering a comprehensive array of participating agencies, we’re able to educate the public on the vast variety of community services ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Macculloch Hall is hosting a youth summer garden program on Saturday August 4, 11, and 18. The hands on program is for families from 10am - 11:30am. Come to the garden and learn how to make refrigerator pickles, help tend the vegetables, create nature-inspired art, and learn about ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ -  This weekend's summer walking tour is  Discover American Presidents and First Ladies Annual Curator's Talk. The talk will take place at Washington's Headquarters Museum at 10am.  Visit Morristown National Historical Park for this special lecture/show & tell program to be ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - The 6th Annual Seeing Eye Doggy Dash will take place on October 7 at 8am at Lidgerwood Park in Morristown.  Come celebrate Blindness Awareness month this October with a 5k run and walk (t-shirts available to event day registrants while supplies last). This is a USATF sanctioned ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ -  Looking to start your weekend with a movie? The Morris County Library is offering free movies on Fridays and Mondays to all Morris County residents. On Fridays, the library will show Black Panther, Murder on the orient Express, Hostiles and Star wars VIII The Last Jedi.  All ...

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