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Valentine’s Events for Kids and Families in 2019

Written by Bianca kirschner

Valentine Day’s is right around the corner and if you have little ones, you might be wondering about how to celebrate the holiday with them. Here is our list of Valentine’s Events for Kids and Families.

Below, there are some unique activities in and around Jersey City, Hoboken, and NYC where you can celebrate the holiday with your family and kids!


Newport Skates: Sweetheart Skates 

February 13th: Come for Cookies, Hot Cocoa, Coffee and a date on the ice with your sweetheart! Free entry for residents, skate rentals will be regular price. The event is held from 5pm – 7pm.

Address: 95 River Drive South
Jersey City, NJ 07310

Check their website:

Jersey City Ballroom: Valentine’s Couples Dance

February 10th, 13th and 14th: Jersey City Ballroom are offering 4 sessions which focus on 2 passionate dances – rumba and tango! These 50 minute sessions include dance instruction and social dance time at the end so you can practice your new moves with your sweetheart. $50 per couple. All Levels welcome!

Valentine’s Day Stuffed Animal Repair Workshop: 

February 9th, 10th and 14th: Show your love for your stuffed, or not so stuffed, friends and learn how to care for them by learning to stitch, stuff and repair them at The Children’s Museum of Manhattan. Sew Valentine’s Day hearts and create a gift for your valentine this year.

Saturday & Sunday, February 9 & 10 | 10am- 4:45pm | All ages | Drop-in
Thursday, February 14 | 10 am- 4:45 pm | All ages | Drop-in

More details at:

My GYM: Parent’s Night Out

Friday February 15th: Drop your kids off for three hours of nonstop fun at My Gym. Activities include gymnastics, games, rides, songs, dance, relays, crafts, practice & play, and more!

Perfect for children ages 2 and a half and up (potty-trained, please).

Space is limited! Reserve your spot today.

Valentine’s Popup Shop 

February 8th-14th: Hudson Cakery and Karma Flowers are sell bouquets and sweets from 223 Pavonia Avenue in Jersey City for Valentine’s Day from Friday, February 8th-Thursday February 14th. Please note: Orders must be in by Sunday, February 10th. For more information click here.


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