Tourism

July 29, 2021

SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Broadcasters, a 4-piece cover band from Scotch Plains, are featured on the Summer Stage on Division Street Saturday, July 31. The Broadcasters originally formed in 2004, All four original members were from Scotch Plains and recently added Phil Liebergall, when their bassist ...

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NEW JERSEY — July 27 is National New Jersey Day. While this is not an official holiday, the New Jersey State Instagram, which is possibly the snarkiest governmental social media account in the country, lent it some credibility when it posted Monday, "Tomorrow is #NationalNewJerseyDay.  Prepare ...

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MILLTOWN, NJ - With the Fourth of July weekend just days away, it's time to plan out all the Independence Day fun in Milltown. The borough's annual Fourth of July celebration is back with a bang this year with a full schedule of events starting with the Fishing Derby. Here's the line-up for this ...

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One of the great storytellers of our time, J.K. Rowling, says of storytellers, "There's always room for a story that can transport people to another place." And you and your family can enjoy stories this weekend at the New Jersey Storytelling Festival hosted by the New Jersey Storytelling ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – A cherished city tradition making a comeback. The annual Independence Day Celebration – including the fireworks show – will return July 1. The fireworks show which brings thousands of people to Boyd Park and the surrounding area each year was canceled last year as the ...

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SAYREVILLE – It’s as if you can already taste the sausage and peppers. The countdown is just two days until the grand opening of the “St. Stan's Bazaar and Food Fest," set for June 24-26 at 221 MacArthur Ave. in Sayreville. The carnival, known simply as “St. Stan’s” is the unofficial kick-off ...

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SOUTH AMBOY, NJ -- The City of South Amboy in partnership with the South Amboy Parade committee will host an Irish Festival on Saturday, Sept. 25, at the Middlesex County Raritan Bay Waterfront Park. Beginning at 2 p.m., the festival promises to be an exciting and family friendly event that will ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - In an amazing sign of expected recovery from the COVID-19, the Middlesex County Fair will return to the County Fairgrounds (655 Cranbury Road, East Brunswick) on Monday, August 2 – Sunday, August 8, 2021.  Additional details regarding modified experiences and pandemic ...

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BEACH HAVEN, NJ - Long Beach Island natives, Rob and Jane Romanowski are proud to announce the launch of Queen City Cycle Boat, making its debut for the 2021 season. The Queen City Cycle Boat will be Jersey Shore's first and original pedal powered party boat, the Beach Haven couple told ...

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It may be sweater weather, but plans for summer begin with a winter trip. The LBI Region invites you down to sample an extraordinary destination where winter activities are set with pristine beaches, legendary pine forests, and historic downtowns.  Planning trends this year are all about creating ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - Orchardside Farm is a brand-new farm located on the border of Cranbury, South Brunswick and Plainsboro Townships. Family owned and operated, Orchardside Farm is easily accessible from Dey Road, off of Orchardside Drive. Though they are a small farm, sitting on eight beautiful ...

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TRENTON, NJ -  New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection released the current fall foliage map for the Garden State and things are starting to look colorful. Forests in the Northwest corner of the state, including the area near High Point State Park and Waywayanda State Park are at peak ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The popular Bob Lanza Blues Band returns to the Division Street Summer Stage for a three-hour set Saturday, Sept. 12, a show that will coincide with the Downtown Somerville Alliance "Show Your Local Love" promotion for local businesses and restaurants. It wasn't planned that way ...

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NEW JERSEY - The three-day Labor Day weekend marks the unofficial end of summer as most teachers and students head back to school on the days following the federal holiday. This Labor Day weekend, many Garden State schools have already started classes on September 1. Like Memorial Day and the ...

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