Six Flags Great Adventure in Jackson NJ opens for the season on April 1. This month’s events include the Easter Egg Hunt, food truck festival, biology day and much more.
Keansburg Amusement Park continues its decades long tradition by kicking off the season with their annual Easter Egg Hunt on Sunday, April 9th, 2017 beginning at 1pm, rain or shine.
Love is in the air as Six Flags will attempt to break the Guinness World Records title for most couples kissing under the mistletoe. This national event across seven Six Flags theme parks will take place December 10, 2016 at 5 pm ET. Guests can participate locally at Six Flags Great Adventure’s second-annual Holiday in the Park, which is currently running weekends and select days through Jan. 2, 2017.
This is our new and constantly updated list of the most important concerts happening in New Jersey, within a short driving distance from our coastal area.
The summer may be over, but Pier Village, Long Branch’s premium oceanfront development, continues the fun with the second annual edition of the PierFest. The outdoor festival will take place at Festival Plaza and throughout Pier Village on Saturday, October 15, between 12-4pm. It will feature fun for all ages, with sidewalk sales, live music, vendors, crafters, kids’ activities and more. Pier Fest is rain or shine and free to the public.
The world’s first fully interactive, horror-themed virtual reality coaster gaming experience, a new haunted prison maze and four new, devilishly entertaining shows including the world-famous Lizardman headline the biggest and scariest Fright Fest® season in history at Six Flags Great Adventure. Weekends and select days September 16 through October 31, families can enjoy all of their favorite roller coasters and thrill rides plus family-friendly themed attractions with Thrills by Day and terrifying mazes, scare zones and shows during Fright By Night.
Add a little mermaid magic to your summer with Swim with a Mermaid every Monday from 11am to 1pm at Keansburg’s Runaway Rapids waterpark. Mermaids interact with all adults and children and are available for photographs as well. A 3-hour visit to Runaway Rapids is $27.95 and 2-hour visit is $25.95. Toddler rate (up to 42” tall) is $12.95.