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March Things To Do:
Our Top 10 Picks For Your Day Out in New Jersey

Discover New Jersey's Best Month of March Things to Do:  Uncover The Top seasonal attractions,   popular events, and hidden gems.

March is the time of the year when the worst of winter is behind us and we look forward to warmer weather and the onset of Spring.

People with cabin fever are anxious to get outdoors for healthy activities and events to attend. For the less adventuresome, there are plenty of indoor events to attend.

iPlay America

Haven’t been to iPlay America lately? It’s time to come back to experience new rides, new games, and more fun! Plus, all the fun you have always loved with our two level laser tag, rides, 4-D Theater, arcade, Topgolf Swing Suite, and more!


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.

1 - Celebrate St. Patrick's Day

St. Patrick's Day
Many towns have St. Patrick day parades and pubs with that offer an indoor venue to experience the luck of the Irish. Here you can find where the best St. Patrick's Day Parades and events are.

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Irish Pubs
Discover the popular Irish Pubs where to go to meet up with friends after the parade for a good Irish brew with some Irish music,song and dance, and some Irish fare and corn beef sandwiches.

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2 - Take the Family to a Maple Sugaring Demonstration & Educational Program

Maple Sugaring

Maple sugaring has a history in New Jersey that began centuries ago with the Native Americans Indians and colonists. This is an excellent winter family or kids group activity. In New Jersey, the maple sugaring season runs early February until mid-March.
Click here to learn where the best NJ Maple Sugaring Events are

3 - Visit Atlantic City and Take In Restaurant Week and a Top Show or Event

Atlantic City Restaurant Week
Sunday, March 8 - Friday, March 13, 2020
$15.20 Lunch & $35.20 Dinner --- Enjoy 3-course, pre-fixe meals at more than 70 restaurants in and around Atlantic City region. Meals consist of appetizer, entrée, dessert and restaurants who host a variety of cuisines. From Asian to American from Italian to Latin and everything in between.
For Information and participating restaurants

Top March 2020 Atlantic City shows and Events

Atlantic City Visitors Guide
Atlantic City Restaurants with Dining Reviews


4 - Take The Kids To The Liberty Science Center for Fun, Education and Discovery

Liberty Science Center
Liberty Science Center
Liberty State Park
Jersey City
Website
Kids have plenty of room to burn off steam while enjoying 100s of exhibits, rock climbing, a suspended maze , live demonstrations (volcano pictured), a mini zoo, films, and shows. They even offer special exhibits and programs for kids ages 2-5. There's so much to do that most visits last 4 hours. Try the famous Touch Tunnel maze, see tiny live monkeys, and dodge a sneeze from the Big Blue Nose. Learning has never been so much fun. The new Jennifer Chalsty Planetarium and LSC Giant Dome Theater is the largest and most technologically advanced planetarium in the Western Hemisphere. Only three others in the world—two in Japan and one in China—are bigger

5 - Take the Family To See The Battleship New Jersey

Battleship New Jersey
Battleship New Jersey Museum and Memorial
62 Battleship Place
Camden, NJ
Website
A great attraction for kids 6+. Spend a night on the legendary Battleship New Jersey's overnight encampment program. They can accommodate groups and families of all sizes up to 300. Stow your gear in a locker --the same lockers that held sailor's personal belongings when at sea. Sleep in bunk--just like enlisted sailors."Chow down" in the Crew's Mess Hall and you can even purchase a personalized "Dog Tag"

6 - Visit The Lakota Wolf Preserve

Lakota Wolf Preserve
Lakota Wolf Preserve
89 Mt. Pleasant Road
Columbia, NJ 07832
Website
Hear the howling of wolves echo through the mountains of the Delaware Water Gap in Knowlton Township, Warren County, NJ. Photo opportunities of a lifetime and the experience of watching and listening to packs of Tundra, Timber, and Arctic wolves will be yours. View wolves here in the East in a natural surrounding for the first time in over a century. Bobcats and foxes also reside at the reserve

7 - Take The Family To A Museum

Museum

New Jersey Museums offer a wide variety of exciting arts and natural science treasures and programs that are educational, fun, and adventuresome. If you are looking for a one day trip, or an attraction to complement your weekend getaway, visit one of New Jersey's treasured museums. Some suggestions are: The New Jersey State Museum in Trenton and The Newark Museum in Newark.
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8 - Take The Kids To Visit A Real Mine

Sterling Hill Museum
Sterling Hill Mine Tour & Museum
30 Plant Street
Ogdensburg, NJ
Website
The mining museum features a 1,300-ft underground walking tour through the mine where visitors can discover the equipment used while the mine was in operation and exhibits on the mining process including the 5,000 sq./ft. Zobel Exhibit Hall with over 20,000 mining related items, the miners lamp room, the shaft station, mine galleries dating to the 1830's. Also, for children the Rock & Fossil Discovery Center with fluorescent mineral displays, fossils, gemstones, carvings, and everyday objects, and more. They also offer educational group tours for school classes, scout groups, summer camps, vacation tour groups, snack bar and gift shop, etc. 1pm Public Tour Everyday the museum is open.

9 - Take in an Event at The Alice and Leonard Dreyfuss Planetarium
in The Newark Museum of Art

The Newark Museum of Art
49 Washington Street
Newark, NJ
973.596.6550
Website
This is a spectacular interactive theater for learning about astronomy, space and planetary science. Audiences can explore the constellations, travel through the Solar System, visit distant galaxies and soar to the edge of the Universe.

10 - Take in Cape May's Sherlock Holmes Weekend

Sherlock Holmes Weekend
March 13-15, 2020
Cape May has year round entertainment, great restaurants, and charming B & B's to stay in. Come for a suspense-filled encounter with that inimitable detective Sherlock Holmes in the National Historic Landmark City of Cape May, New Jersey. Solve the Mystery of Sherlock Holmes & Hark! How to Bells!
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