5 Free Events in NJ This Weekend: June 10 – 12


Celebrate flag day and enjoy a Free Open Air Concert at the park in Flemington, head to Columbus and go down a giant water slide at the Columbus 78th Annual Parade and Field Day, or take your children to a fun-filled obstacle course for the Magnus Mud Run.

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1. Free Open Air Concert
June 10th, 2016 | 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Flag Day is just around the corner. Celebrate the adoption of the United States flag with the Whitehouse Wind Symphony and Marshall’s Dixieland Jazz Band at their free open air concert in Court Street Park.
Court Street Park
Park Ave. & Court St., Flemington, NJ

2. Concert and Firework Show in Park Ridge
June 11th, 2016 | 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Free concert events are happening all summer, but you won’t want to miss the firework and concert show happening in Park Ridge near the football field. Featuring Country Fresh Band and a vivid firework spectacular, this free show is a great way to get outside on a warm night.
Football Field, Park Ridge, NJ

3. The Columbus 78th Annual Parade and Field Day
June 11th, 2016 | 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
A giant waterslide, a flea market, a rock wall, inflatable games, live music, and more. Enjoy the summer sun and put on your sneakers for Burlington County’s annual field day.
E Main St., Columbus, NJ


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4. Magnus Mud Run
June 11th, 2016 | 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Children from the ages 3-8 are invited to the Galloway Township Municipal Complex for this year’s Magnus Mud Run which is an interactive obstacle course involving onsite military trucks, a five ton troop carrier for hay rides, and much more.
Galloway Township Municipal Complex
W Jimmie Leeds Rd., Galloway, NJ


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5. Visual Arts Center of New Jersey Fence Show
June 12th, 2016 | 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Stop by the Visual Arts Center of New Jersey for their open house and fence show, giving children the opportunity to try hands on art projects, watch artist’s demonstrations, and view the art center’s current exhibitions. This is the perfect chance for children to be involved in a wonderful fence show featuring many artists and craftsman.
Visual Arts Center of New Jersey
68 Elm St., Summit, NJ




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