Things to Do in Morristown

August 17, 2018

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 - 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 - 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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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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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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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Community members are invited to “Discover Morris County” through the summer walking tour and lecture series  The Morris County Tourism Bureau invites everyone to experience the rich history that Morris County has to offer with a knowledgeable guide. Summer programs will be held ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Macculloch Hall is inviting the community to National Public Gardens Day on Saturday May 12 from 10am - 1pm. Visitors can enjoy the gardens as well as family activities, presentations, art, scavenger hunts, and stories. The event is free and open to the public. Inquiries can ...

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Team 26 will ride from Newtown, CT to Washington D.C. to raise awareness of gun violence, stopping in Morristown for a welcome rally MORRISTOWN -- A 400-mile bicycle ride that will begin in Newtown, CT and will continue toward the steps of the U.S. Capitol will arrive to a welcome rally in ...

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Morristown, NJ – Morristown National Historical Park (NHP) has partnered with the Harrington Park Historical Society as it welcomes back Dr. Jude Pfister for a lecture, 7:30 pm on Monday, May 7, 2018  at the Harrington Park Library; 10 Herring Street; Harrington Park, New Jersey 07640. The topic ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - The Town of Morristown will hold its annual Spring Cleanup, this Saturday April 21. Branches and trash that typically accumulate in bushes, parks and along roads and walkways over the winter is more pervasive than usual this year. The Morristown Beautiful and Morristown Clean ...

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BEDMINSTER NJ - The Junior League of Morristown is proud to present the 17th Annual Lunch with the Authors fundraising event May 4, 2018. The longest running event of its kind in New Jersey includes a panel discussion, book signing, and delicious luncheon featuring nationally acclaimed ...

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Paradise is hosting Summer Love Jewelry this Saturday, 3/31 from 12- 4pm Affordable, fun and flirty jewelry for all ages Accessorize your spring Lilly Pulitzer outfits with fashions from Summer Love Designs!               Event Details: Saturday 3/31 from 12-4pm only! Paradise 980 Mt ...

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 MORRIS TOWNSHIP, NJ -  Grab those Easter baskets! Morris Township and Morristown kids are invited to area Easter Egg Hunts this month. The Morris Township Volunteer Firefighers will be sponsoring 3 Easter Egg Hunts throughout the Township this month. The Fairchild Fire Department will have an ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ -   The powerful Nor'easter that ripped through our area has shut down streets and left many without power, but it has not stopped the Irish spirit. Organizers for the Morris County St. Patrick's Day parade announced that the St. Patrick's Day Parade is on! The parade and pre-parade ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ -  Morrristown kids are invited to the Annual Morristown Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday March 31. The hunt will begin 10am at Lidgerwood Park. In addition to the Easter Egg Hunt, there will be candy for everyone, face painting and balloon animals. The Easter Bunny will also be in ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - "The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you'll go" - Dr. Seuss Celebrate Dr. Seuss' Birthday with celebrity readers, interactive programs and Dr. Seuss Family Day On Saturday  March 3, the Morris County Library is ...

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MORRISTOWN, N.J-The Morris Area Coalition for Education and Positive Choices is rapidly becoming a household name in Morris County.  Word is spreading about the many initiatives being instituted by this unique, powerful group that provides the community with facts and information in the fight ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - The schedule of events for the Grand Opening of the Morristown National Historical Park's Discover History Center has been announced. From February 17 through February 20, visitors can attend a variety of talks, walks, interactive exhibits, and performances.   All events will ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Rehearsals are underway for the 2018 Morristown High School production of Anything Goes. There will be four performances; Thursday March 8, Friday March 9, Saturday March 10 and Sunday March 11 Tickets are on sale and available at www.mhstix.com Sign up to get all the news as ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - This Valentine's Day are you "available" or "unavailable"? Runners will have a chance to choose their "available or unavailable" t-shirts to wear  while running or walking in this year's Cupid's Chase.  Cupid's Chase 5K, sponsored by Community Options Inc,will take place on ...

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