Looking for fun, entertaining and educational things to do in Central New Jersey, you've come to the right place? Our Central NJ Weekend Guide is packed with a variety of our favorite local events and activities.

For those who love HGTV and fixer-upper shows and are looking for inspiration for your own home improvement projects or are in the market to buy and sell a home soon and want to take a peek at homes currently for sale, our comprehensive open house list can be a big help!


1. Mixed Level classes

When: Jun 23, 8:30 am 

Where: The Bar Method, 51 Mount Bethel Road 210, Warren NJ 07059

It has been medically proven that proper blood circulation through the body is one of the keys to a healthier you. Get a move on and get your blood pumping at a mixed level bar method class this weekend!

2. Bar Move

When: June 23, 9:30 am

Where: The Bar Method, 51 Mount Bethel Road 210, Warren NJ 07059

Gotten the pre-requisite 20-mixed-level bar method class? Then it's time you push yourself a little more with the Bar Move class. You are sure to get a cardio-kick outta this one.

3. Horse Care Workshop 101

When: Jun 23, 1 -3 pm

Where: Lord Stirling Stable, 256 S Maple Ave, Basking Ridge 

This hands-on horse care course is taught over a period of five consecutive Saturdays and is a great kick-off to the next courses in horse maintenance. Price is $60 Somerset County resident/$90 non-resident

4. Somerset Patriots vs. Southern Maryland Blue Crabs

When: June 23, 7:05 pm

Where: TD Bank Ballpark, 860 East Main Street, Bridgewater

Come out and support your team this weekend! You also get treated to the best firework show this side of Jersey, and the eats will be good, too! For inquiries please call 908.252.0700

5. Gallery on Main

When: June 23 - 24 

Where:  Gallery on Main, 30 West Main Street, Somerville

There is always something new and interesting to find at the Gallery on Main. Walk-in guests are treated to an array of vintage collectibles and hard to find brick-a-racks. Make sure to pop in for a visit this weekend.

6. Discovery Saturdays

When: June 23, 9 am - 1pm 

Where: Reeves-Reed Arboretum, 165 Hobart Ave, Summit

It promises to be an amazing time for discovery this weekend at the Arboretum. Make new memories and enjoy time learning all about fish and pond life! A new animal, plant or topic is discussed every week, so don't miss out! Price is free for RRA members/$5  per child for non-members

7. Friends of Maggie - Dinner & Music Fundraiser

When: June 24, 3 pm

Where:  Watchung Hills Elks Lodge, #885 1 Elks Trail, Warren

This home-cooked Italian dinner is a fundraiser that is open to the public. Enjoy mouthwatering Italian meals like spaghetti with meatballs, Italian bread, salad, and assorted desserts. It's all for a humanitarian-cause. Price is $10/seat, beverages on sale

8. Caribbean Cuisine and Island Music

When: June 23, 7 pm

Where: Spice Isle, 41 Mountain Blvd., Warren, NJ 07059

Leave all cares of the week that was and chill out to some of the most soothing island music as you enjoy a delicious spread of Carribean fusion cuisine. 

9. Summit Summer Farmers Market

When: June 23, 10 am

Where: Park & Shop Lot #2, at the corner DeForest Avenue and Maple Street

Don't forget to stock up on the freshest veggies this weekend. Succulent fruits and crispy veggies as well as other items and merch are up for grabs. 

10. Pet Supply drive to benefit St. Hubert's

When: June 23, 7 am

Where: Summit YMCA, 67 Maple Street, Summit, NJ 07901

Help out our furry buddies in need this weekend and give what you can to make their lives better. Donate food and what you can to this great cause to benefit our four-legged pals. 

11. Weekend Open House List 

If you're looking for some inspiration regarding decor or renovations or beginning the process of buying a home, open houses are a great way to start. We've created the ULTIMATE guide to open houses this weekend in 19 Central New Jersey towns.

Central NJ Weekly Open House List

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