Demarest Farms is adorned with holiday lights this season as its popular Orchard of Lights returns for another holiday run. Photo courtesy of the farm
Demarest Farms is adorned with holiday lights this season as its popular Orchard of Lights returns for another holiday run. Photo courtesy of the farm

Best Things To Do in New Jersey in November 2021 With Kids

November brings plenty of things to do, as New Jersey gears up for holidays from Veterans Day to Thanksgiving and then heads full steam ahead to Christmas.

If you're hoping for a mellow month following Halloween's sugar high, sorry to disappoint. Live theater is back with holiday performances on stage, and ice, like the State Theatre's Rudolph The Red-Nosed Reindeer and the beloved Disney on Ice. Plus, holiday lights illuminate the season at the South Jersey Holiday Light Show, Orchard of Lights at Demarest Farms, and Smithville's Holiday Light Show

Find more top November fun in our Guide to Christmas and Hanukkah, and be sure to bookmark these staycation ideas for the myriad November school holidays ahead.

We’re adding more events to our family activity calendar every day, so don’t forget to check it frequently.  

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