Have a Mother's Day tea party on the Tea Cups ride at Morey's Piers. Photo courtesy of Morey's Piers
Have a Mother's Day tea party on the Tea Cups ride at Morey's Piers. Photo courtesy of Morey's Piers

25 Things To Do in New Jersey for Mother's Day

Sunday, May 12 is all about mom! This Mother's Day, enjoy a special outing with all the trimmings at great family-friendly events around New Jersey.

Spend an action-packed day at iPlay America, Morey's Piers, or Diggerland. If something more relaxing is more your cup of tea (or wine), check out special winery events at Terhune Orchards, Valenzano Winery, and Alba Vineyard, among others. Hungry for more? Have a special brunch in Northern NJ or down the shore

Read on for more Mother's Day options, including jewelry-making, horse races, hiking, and more. And look to our May GoList and Spring Fun Guide for even more things to do on May 12 and beyond.


Diggerland USA
100 Pinedge Dr.
West Berlin, NJ 08091

Terhune Orchards
330 Cold Soil Rd.
Princeton, NJ 08540

Morey’s Piers
3501 Boardwalk
Wildwood, NJ 08260

Sayen Botanical Gardens
155 Hughes Drive
Hamilton, NJ 08690

Grounds for Sculpture
18 Fairgrounds Road
Hamilton, NJ 08619

Valenzano Family Winery
1090 Route 206
Shamong, NJ 08088

Working Dog Winery
610 Windsor-Perrineville Road
East Windsor, NJ 08520

Alba Vineyard
269 Route 627 Village of Finesville
Milford, NJ 08848

Monmouth Park Racetrack
175 Oceanport Avenue
Oceanport, NJ 07757

Presby Memorial Iris Gardens
474 Upper Mountain Avenue
Upper Montclair, NJ 07043

Sharrott Winery
370 South Egg Harbor Road
Hammonton, NJ 08037

Willowwood Arboretum
300 Longview Rd.
Far Hills, NJ 07931

Great Swamp OEC
247 Southern Blvd.
Chatham, NJ

Reeves Reed Arboretum
165 Hobart Avenue
Summit, NJ 07901

TD Bank Ballpark
1 Patriots Park
Bridgewater, NJ 08807

The Eclectic Chic Boutique
547 Bloomfield Avenue
Montclair, NJ 07042

iPlay America's Event Center
110 Schanck Road
Freehold, NJ 07728

Cape May
, NJ 08204

The Cora Hartshorn Arboretum and Bird Santuary
324 Forest Drive South
Short Hills, 07078

Billy Johnson Mountain Lakes Nature Preserve
57 Mountain Avenue
Princeton, NJ 08540

New Jersey Performing Arts Center
One Center Street,
Newark, NJ 07102

Paws Discovery Farm
1105 Hainesport Mount Laurel Rd.
Mt. Laurel, NJ 08054

Absecon Lighthouse
31 S. Rhode Island Ave
Atlantic City, NJ 08401

Woodland Indoor Playground
450 Pompton Ave., Ste. 130
Cedar Grove, NJ 07009

Asbury Park Convention Hall
1300 Ocean Avenue
Asbury Park, NJ 07712