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January 31, 2015

New Jersey Leisure Guide Monthly Newsletter
February, 2015

February is one of the the coldest months of the year and a time for many indoor events ---- and for the more adventurous, there are some great outdoor winter fun activities like skiing, snow boarding, and skating. February is also the time to celebrate Valentines Day and Presidents weekend.

 This Edition's Contents...

  • Popular February Events and Things To Do
  • Seasonal Frequently Asked Question
  • This Month's Featured Restaurant

Popular February, 2015 Events and Things To Do

Note: This information is provided by event sponsors as a free service to our viewers. Sometimes conditions require cancellations or changes of dates, times and location which are not reflected in the original schedule. Before planning a trip to visit one of the listed events, it is suggested that you call the event sponsor to confirm the event schedule or for additional information on the event.

Disney On Ice: Princesses and Heroes
Sunday Feb 1, 2015 @12:00PM
Sun National Bank Center (Formerly Sovereign Bank Arena)
Trenton, NJ

Atlantic City Boat Show
February 4 - 8, 2015 ; Wednesday- Friday 11:00am; Saturday 10:00am & Sunday 10:00am
Atlantic City Convention Center
Atlantic City, NJ
A popular event for family boating enthusiasts -- Get to see and shop for hundreds new boats and an unbeatable assortment huge variety of marine gear engines, accessories, nautical gifts, and more.

Mardi Gras Weekend
February 7, 8, 2015; 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Laurita Winery
New Egypt, NJ 08533
Free Admission
This weekend event features a Mardi Gras-New Orleans style-celebration with fun, laughter and wonderful memories. Break out your costumes, dust off your mask, and get your dancing shoes on because that's what you'll be doing with live music.. You also will have an opportunity to sample Laurita's award winning wines with family and friends and don't forget to check out the special Cajun inspired dishes and other tasty offerings at the Marketplace

Fleetwood Mac
Sunday Feb 8, 2015 @8:00PM
Prudential Center
Newark, NJ

13th Annual New Jersey Flower & Garden Show
February 12 - 15, 2015
New Jersey Convention Center
97 Sunfield Avenue
Edison, New Jersey

This event features fabulous display gardens, quality seminars and much more.
Hours: Thursday, 1:00 pm - 8:00 pm Friday, 10:00 am - 8:00 pm Saturday, 10:00 am - 8:00 pm Sunday, 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Marc Anthony
Friday Feb 13, 2015 @8:00PM
Boardwalk Hall Arena - Boardwalk Hall
Atlantic City, NJ

Ladies Night: Jaheim, Jagged Edge & Tank
Friday Feb 13, 2015 @8:00PM
Prudential Center
Newark, NJ
Whether you plan to be with your loved one or out with the girls, you won’t want to miss hearing the sultry groove of hits like “Just In Case,” “Makin’ Good Love,” “Maybe I Deserve,” “Promise” and “All My Life”

Atlantic City RV & Camping Show
 February 13, 2015
Atlantic City Convention Center
One Convention Blvd.
Atlantic City
Camping enthusiasts can find the all under one roof opportunity begin planning your camping vacations for the coming season, trading up to your dream RV, see the new 2015 RVs, or just learn about the joys of travel in a recreational vehicle

Charlie Wilson, Kem & Joe
Saturday Feb 14, 2015 @8:30PM
Boardwalk Hall Arena - Boardwalk Hall
Atlantic City, NJ

The Big Brew Beer Festival
February 21, 2015
The Morristown Armory
430 Western Ave.
Morristown, NJ 07960
Tickets & Information
The Big Brew Beer Festival is a perfect opportunity for beer aficionados to meet and hang out. With over 200 unique tastings it's a great place to discover new beers and speak to brewery representatives.

Chris Brown, Trey Songz & Tyga
Saturday Feb 21, 2015 @7:30PM
Izod Center
East Rutherford, NJ

Above and Beyond
Saturday Feb 21, 2015 @9:00PM
Susquehanna Bank Center
Camden, NJ

The 2015 Asbury Park Beer fest
February 21 and 22, 2015 ( two sessions on Saturday and one on Sunday
Convention Hall on the Asbury Park Boardwalk
1300 Ocean Avenue
Asbury Park, NJ 
Tickets & Information
This event features great beer, great food with "craft" beers from all over the world as well as ciders and iconic retro beers. Participants can also enter beer sports, such as "Masskrugstemmen" (a beer-stein-holding contest) and 95.9 FM WRAT Radio will be also have on-air talent present and will be broadcasting live for an exceptionally good time.

Harry Connick Jr.
Sunday Feb 22, 2015 @8:00PM
State Theatre - NJ
New Brunswick, NJ

Eli Young Band
Saturday Feb 28, 2015 @8:00PM
Tropicana Casino - Tropicana Showroom
Atlantic City, NJ

This Months Frequently Asked Question

Question: Accommodations near Train Station to NYC - I am looking for a hotel which is conveniently located for my family of four. We will be there in February and we plan to go into New York. Please advise where we can stay, preferably a budget hotel near the train station.

Answer: For public transportation and ease of getting in an out of New York City, I would recommend staying in either Jersey City, NJ or Newark, NJ. Click here For information on Jersey City and Newark and about the Hotels in the cities.

New Jersey Restaurant Reviews - New Jersey has over 23,000 restaurants and finding about them is often times a time consuming task. Check out our comprehensive ratings and reviews gathered from diners, critics, and personal visits by New Jersey Leisure Guide.

This Month's Featured Restaurant

Ivy Inn Restaurant & Bar
Hasbrouck Heights, NJ

This is a good place to celebrate Valentine's Day. The Ivy Inn is a local landmark restaurant converted from an old stagecoach inn. The restaurant is very popular with couples seeking to enjoy a cozy romantic night out having dinner beside a fireplace with soft piano music in the background.
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For other top New Jersey Attractions, Events & Things to do:

Valentine Day Events - The top Valentine's Day events and activities in New Jersey

Top Things To Do in February - The top ten seasonal outdoor and indoor activities, events, attractions, and points of interest for people of all ages.

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