Father's Day Weekend Things To Do in NJ: Plus, Honoring Juneteenth and More

Celebrate dads on their special day at Casino Pier & Breakwater Beach Waterpark. Photo courtesy of Casino Pier & Breakwater Beach
Celebrate dads on their special day at Casino Pier & Breakwater Beach Waterpark. Photo courtesy of Casino Pier & Breakwater Beach

Looking for the best things to do in New Jersey this Father's Day weekend? Here are some family-friendly events and activities to add to your list.

Dad is the VIP on this mid-June weekend, which is filled with family-friendly festivities honoring Father's Day. If Dad likes rides and games, you can hit the Tri-County Fair or the Warren Lions Club Expo Carnival. Score free-for-fathers admission on Sunday at Casino Pier and Jenkinson's.

This weekend also marks Juneteenth, commemorating the end of slavery in the United States. Celebrate at events in Scotch PlainsBurlington and Union.

Meanwhile, it's not too early to start making those Independence Day plans with our guide to the best 4th of July fireworks shows in New Jersey. And don't forget to bookmark our Family Activity Calendar for more fun things to do.

More Things To Do in New Jersey this Week with Kids:

Be sure to click through to each listing for all the details, including recommended ages and time. Check with each venue for its COVID guidelines before heading out to any event.

Bergen County Winter Wonderland
Van Saun County Park - various times Pick
Let's Learn Circuits Online Camp
Zoom - Online - 9:30 AM
Online MIT App Making Camp
Young Gates - Kids Online Personalized Classes - 9:30 AM
Artificial Intelligence with Scratch Online Camp
Young Gates - Kids Online Personalized Classes - 9:30 AM
Kids Online Camp - C++ Coding
Young Gates - Kids Online Personalized Classes - 9:00 AM
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