Things to Do in Morristown

October 12, 2018

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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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Grab a blanket and your lunch and enjoy a wonderful afternoon with "Lunch with the Librarian" at Macculloch Hall Gardens.  Today and every Wednesday in July and August, the librarian from the Morristown Library will read stories to pre-school children and their parents or ...

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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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MORRISTOWN, NJ - The Tri-Harder Kid's Triathlon Series is once again coming to Ginty Pool on Saturday July 14 at 8:30am.  The event, for children ages 4 - 14, focuses on participation and the importance of physical activity rather than places and scores. The event provides participants with ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ -  For the sixth year in a row, Morris County visitors and residents will have the opportunity to enjoy an authentically patriotic 4th of July just the way the Founding Fathers might have imagined it. Celebrate the country’s independence by participating in the festivities on the ...

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Meet Me in Morristown is back and will once again transform downtown Morristown into a stage for artists, performers, and musicians by "combining the business and art communities." Sponsored by Morris Arts and in conjunction with the Morristown Partnership, Meet Me in Morristown will "encourage ...

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MORRIS TOWNSHIP, NJ - Race through history on a cross-country trail in a 5K race on Tuesday June 26 at Fosterfields Living HIstorical Farm in Morris Township. A 1-mile Fitness walk/run is also available for those not interested in running. The race begins at 7pm and is open to all ages and skill ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ -  Temple B'nai Or is inviting the community to meet the artists of the Summer Art Show.  Artists Oscar Beck and Carol Johnson will be at the Linda Grandis Blatt Gallery of Temple B'nai Or for an opening reception of their works on Friday June 22. Guests are invited from 5 - ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - FC Motown is off to a flying start in the NPSL season, posting a conference best record of 5-0-0. Over this stretch, FC Motown has scored 20 goals over the 5 games, while conceding one goal.  After a strong start to the season, FC Motown continues to get national recognition as ...

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MORRIS TOWNSHIP, NJ - The Morris County Municipal Utilities Authority has scheduled a free Household Hazardous Waste Drop-Off event this Saturday, June 9, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.to help Morris County residents properly discard unwanted hazardous household products that have accumulated in their ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ. - Grab your tents for an overnight adventure at Sunrise Lake. The Camp-out on the Beach will take place at Sunrise Lake at Lewis Morris Park on Friday June 22 and Friday August  3. Families can arrive by 4pm for free beach admission plus water activities which include swimming, ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ -  Grab your red, white and blue and celebrate the brave men and women have sacrificed their lives to preserve our freedom. There are several commemorations, parades and events planned in Morristown to honor them this Memorial Day. On Saturday May 26, a memorial service and parade ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Sacred Thread Ministries is inviting members to a one day retreat on Monday June 11 at the Loyola Retreat Center in Morristown. Members of the community are invited to discover the gardens of your soul and the mindfulness that enables us to focus on the energy of the present ...

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