Father’s Day hits this Sunday--what do YOU have planned? Team Nest Builder offers a slew of Father’s Day fun in Morris and Sussex County. Read on and surprise Dad with cool activities! (Be sure to check if registration is required prior to showing up!)
Alstede Farms' Father's Day Brunch – Chester
From 9am-noon, take a scenic hayride to a brunch buffet that offers farmhouse favorites and freshly harvested produce. A special kids package includes unlimited activities such as pony rides, a bounce house, and wagon rides. Then, hit the fields for some strawberry picking. Dads get a free ice cream cone on Father’s Day. Price: Adults: $26.99. Seniors (over 65): $22.99. Kids (under 12): $15.99. Kids under 2: free Call 908-528-8823 for more info.
Sussex County Miners Game & Bark In the Park--Augusta
From 2:05-5:05 pm, enjoy Father’s Day with an American tradition of a baseball game! Play post-game catch with Dad on the field. Enjoy Sunday brunch at the wheelHouse Craft Kitchen and Bar. It’s also Bark in the Park, so bring donations (dog products/monetary) for One Step Closer Animal Rescue AND bring Rover! Since it’s Family Fun Sunday, Kids go free (limit 2 Kids Go Free passes per paid adult. Children must be 12 or younger. Passes available at stadium box office.) And there’s post-game “Kids run the bases”, autographs, and photo ops with Miners players. For ticket info and more, call 973-383-7644.
Tri-County Fair – Rockaway
The last day of this festival offers performances by the Kent Family Magic Circus, a $30 ride-all-day pass, and monster truck rides. Carnival rides and games, face-painting, balloon art, arts & crafts vendors, and food are also available. For more info, visit http://tricountyfair.org/
Horseback Riding – Vernon
Head to Legends Riding Stable to spend a Father's Day off the beaten path. Adults and older kids can hit the trails with an experienced guide; younger kids can hop on a pony. Riding lessons are also available. For more information, call 973-827-8332.
Wild West City – Stanhope
If Dad is a fan of classic Westerns, take him to this outdoor “theme” park where cowboys and horses are a mainstay. On Father’s Day, Larry Storch, who played Corporal Agarn on the 1960s TV show “F Troop,” makes a special guest appearance. Dads are free with a paying child. For more info, call 973-347-8900.
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