Dads eat and ride free at iPlay on Father's Day. Photo courtesy of iPlay America
Dads eat and ride free at iPlay on Father's Day. Photo courtesy of iPlay America

Father's Day in New Jersey: Fun Ways To Celebrate Dad with Kids

Father's Day can be more than golfing and barbecues this year, with such a great variety of family-friendly activities happening across the state. Whether Dad prefers baseball or fishing, nature hikes or amusement parks, our list of Father's Day happenings has all of this and more. Read on for our top picks for celebrating Dad this June.

For even more ways to have fun with fathers throughout the month, check out our Summer Fun Guide, including our roundup of family festivals in June, as well as our Event Calendar. And if Dad really has his heart set on golfing, there's always (mini-) golf!


Historic Cold Spring Village
720 Route 9
Cape May, NJ 08204

Turkey Swamp Park
Freehold Township
Freehold Township, NJ 07728

Morven Museum
55 Stockton Street
Princeton, NJ 08540

Alstede Farms
1 Alstede Farms Lane
Chester, NJ 07930

Bedwell Elementary School Grounds
141 Seney Drive
Bernardsville, NJ 08924

300 Franklin Ave. From Centre Street to Chestnut Street
Nutley, NJ 07110

Casino Pier
800 Ocean Terrace
Seaside Heights, NJ

Morey's Piers
3501 Boardwalk
Wildwood, NJ 08260

iPlay America Event Center
110 Schanck Road
Freehold, NJ 07728

Bellview Winery
150 Atlantic Street
Landisville, NJ 08326

TD Bank Ballpark
1 Patriots Park
Bridgewater, NJ 08807

The Eclectic Chic Boutique
547 Bloomfield Avenue
Montclair, NJ 07042

Whippany Railway Museum
1 Railroad Plaza Route 10 West & Whippany Road
Whippany, NJ 07981-0016

The Cora Harthshorn Arboretum and Bird Sanctuary
324 Forest Drive South
Short Hills, NJ 07078