State Fair Meadowlands and More Things To Do in NJ This Weekend With Kids

Get your thrills at State Fair Meadowlands, Photo courtesy of the fair
Get your thrills at State Fair Meadowlands, Photo courtesy of the fair

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

The first official weekend of the summer sizzles with outdoor activities galore. Hop on rides at the massive State Fair Meadowlands and Mercer County L.E.A.D. Fest State Fair. Explore vehicles at Beechwood's Touch-A-Truck, dress up in wings and antennas at Terhune Orchards' Firefly Festival and celebrate the summer with cute furry friends at Alpaca Hug Celebration.

Have more summer fun at the best blueberry picking farms and festivals in New Jersey or check out some free outdoor movies. 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.

Firefly Festival at Terhune Orchards
Terhune Orchards - 12:00 PM Pick
Wild Fest Food Truck & Music Festival
Clinton Elks Lodge - 12:00 PM Pick
State Fair Meadowlands
State Fair Meadowlands - various times Pick
Live Animal Talks
Jake Branch County Park Nature Center - 1:30 AM
Neighborhood Guides
Activity Guides