6 Ideas For The Long Weekend Around Jersey City

After the busy work of school week, a long weekend is welcomed with open arms! But what to do? There are so many things to enjoy and to fill up the days off with in and around Jersey City. We created a list of 6 Ideas For The Long Weekend Around Jersey City for you and your family!

City to Farm

New Jersey isn’t called the “Garden State” for nothing. There are plenty of farms with wonderful activities for kids of all ages!

The Beach

Beaches are New Jersey staples and have plenty of activities for the entire family to enjoy! Exploring the games, food and entertainment the boardwalk has to offer are a great way to create everlasting memories!

We understand that maneuvering with little ones can be a challenge so we’ve created a list of 15 Tips and Tricks for Taking Toddlers to the Beach.

Sprinkler Parks & Pools

Raise your hand if you want to know where are the best sprinkler parks and pools in Jersey City and Hoboken! During summer vacation, this is a great way to get active, enjoy the great outdoors and stay cool!

Visit The Turtle Back Zoo

Need a reason to go to the Turtleback Zoo? Well we’ll give you 13! Take a walk on the wild side and marvel at the amazing animals on display. This is a perfect opportunity to bond with family and learn something new!

Visit A Museum

Explore art exhibits, satisfy your curiosities and learn something new at one of the amazing museums near Jersey City! Challenge yourself and visit more than one during the extended weekend!

Battery Park

Hop on the ferry and take in the beautiful view as you make your way across the Hudson to Battery Park. Take a ride around the Seaglass Carousel, enjoy great eats at Brookfield Place and ride your bike around the park. Continue the fun with Pier 25 in Hudson River Park! Get a hole in one on the 18-hole mini golf course, run through the sprinkler parks, children’s play grounds and so much more!

Jersey City is the perfect place to explore and it’s easy to get around to New York City to experience more fun during the extended weekend and your next day off!