Plan a fun weekend for your family in Rockland and Bergen counties!
art x design: Art in the Park
WHEN: June 29-August 30, 6- to 9-year-old group, 3:30-5pm; 10- to 13-year-old group, 5:30-7pm
WHERE: Vincent Clark Park, East Main Street and Beach Road, Stony Point
WHAT: At the Art In the Park Summer Series students will learn a combination of basic skills and techniques accompanied with brief introductions of artists’ lives and their work. An emphasis will be placed on personal exploration and creative growth. They will be able to apply the techniques they’ve learned to complete a different project each week.
WANT TO GO? artxdesign.studio.
Piermont's Farmers Market
WHEN: April 28- Nov. 24, Sunday 10am-3pm
WHERE: Downtown Piermont, M & T parking lot in downtown Piermont, Piermont
WHAT: Visit booths with Hudson Valley farmers, artist, artisans and chef's.
WANT TO GO? Admission is free, prices vary for goods.. https://facebook.com/events/597148744030474/?event_time_id=597148750697140.
FREE Oradell Farmer's Market
WHEN: June 2- Nov. 24, Sunday 10am-3pm
WHERE: Oradell Post Office's Parking Lot, 618 Veldran Avenue, Oradell
WHAT: Support local New Jersey’s farmers and grocers by buying local. Peruse a variety of vegetables, fruits, honey, bread, jelly, nuts, cheese, plants, herbs, flowers, eggs, pizza, pasta, pastries, pickles and olives, and great coffee.
WANT TO GO? Admission is free, prices vary for goods. 908-605-0041. https://co.bergen.nj.us/about-bergen-county/calendar/event/240-oradell-farmer-s-market.
Hudson Valley Regional Farmers Market
WHEN: June 23- Dec. 29, Sundays, 10am-2pm
WHERE: Hudson Valley Cerebral Palsy Association, 15 Mt Ebo Rd So, Brewster
WHAT: See what this year-round indoor-outdoor Farmer's Market has to offer every Sunday.
WANT TO GO? Admission is free, prices vary for goods. 845-629-2824. https://facebook.com/HVRegionalFarmersMarket.
Family Fun This Weekend in Bergen County, NJ
FREE Survival Skills
WHEN: Saturday, July 20, 1pm
WHERE: Sterling Forest State Park, 116 Old Forge Road, Tuxedo
WHAT: Learn how to construct debris shelters and even how to start a fire using sticks and bark.
WANT TO GO? 845-351-5907. parks.ny.gov.
83rd Annual Garden State Cat Expo & Show
WHEN: July 20-21, 9am-4pm
WHERE: New Jersey Expo and Convention Center at Raritan Center, 97 Sunfield Ave., Edison
WHAT: Watch over 300 pedigreed and household pet cats compete for top honors.
WHY WE LOVE IT: The fun includes Cat Judging, Fashionista Cats, Meet the Breeds, Shelter Showcase, Ask the Vet, Feline Agility, Adopt-A-Cat, and face painting for kids.
WANT TO GO? $15; $12 seniors; $8 children younger than 12; $35 family of 5. gardenstatecatexpo.com.FREE Opening Day and Strawberry Festival
WHEN: June 6- Nov. 24, Sunday, 9am-2pm
WHERE: Ramsey Farmers' Market , Ramsey Main Street Train Station, Ramsey
WHAT: Celebrate everything strawberry! Plus, fresh, local produce and products, including organic and responsibly grown vegetables and fruit, artisan breads and fine cheese, and so much more.
WANT TO GO? 2016756866. ramseyfarmersmarket.org.
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