Saturday, August 28
Saturday Storytime at Barnes and Noble
Who: Young children and their parents or guardians.
What: Join Miss Lisa and her sidekick, Uncle Harold for storytime with stories, songs, dance, coloring, and puppets!
Where: Barnes and Noble in Clifton Commons, 395 Route 3 East, Clifton, NJ.
When: Saturday, August 28 at 11 am.
Cost: Free. No registration required. Call 973.779.5500 for more information.
New York Renaissance Faire
Who: Lords and ladies of all ages.
What: Follow Robin Hood and his Merry Men and Queen Elizabeth with her royal court as fantasy comes to life in the 33rd season of the New York Renaissance Faire! Enjoy live stage performances and interact with the hundreds of costumed actors and musicians who are sure to make ye laugh your breeches off. Peruse shoppes filled with handmade goods and don’t miss the living chess match between Robin and the Sheriff of Nottingham or the chance to cheer on your favorite knight in the joust! Join in on the fun and come in costume!
When: Saturdays, Sundays, and Labor Day from August 7 – September 26 from 10 am – 7 pm.
Where: Sterling Forest, 600 Route 17A, Tuxedo, NY.
Cost: General admission – Adults: $20/ Children 5 – 12: $10/ Children under 5: Free. Advance ticket discounts available. Click here for more ticket and event information.
New Jersey Jackals: Fireworks Spectacular!!
Who: All ages.
What: Cheer on the New Jersey Jackals in their home game against Quebec with the Fireworks Spectacular!!
When: Saturday, August 28 at 7:05 pm. Click here for a full event schedule.
Where: New Jersey Jackals, 1 Hall Drive, Little Falls, NJ.
Cost: Single game tickets- Box Seats: $11/ Reserved seats: $9/ Standing room only: $5. Season tickets, group plans, and mini plans pricing available. Click here for further ticket information. Call 973.746.7434 or email for more information.
St. Sebastian Feast
Who: All ages.
What: The St. Sebastian feast includes food, rides, entertainment, bocce games. The Vespers of St. Sebastian will be held at 7:30 pm.
Where: Kaveny Field, Grove and Walnut Streets, Montclair, NJ.
When: Thursday through Sunday August 26 – 29.
Cost: Free admission. Click here for more information.
Soccer Clinics for Girls
Who: Girls who love soccer ages 7-14.
What: As sponsored by the Recreation Department of West Orange, West Orange High School soccer coach, Lou Mignone will be offering free soccer clinics for girls. Girls should wear shin guards and bring their own ball if they have one.
Where: Stagg Field, 385 Saint Cloud Avenue, West Orange, NJ.
When: Saturday, August 28 from 1 pm – 2:30 pm.
Cost: Free. Refer to flier for more information.
In the Midnight Hour Concert
Who: All ages.
What: The School of Rock Montclair Summer Boot Camp Band, a collection of kids ages 7 to 17, will play a concert featuring famous rock hits of the 60′s and 70′s.
Where: Just Jake’s, 30 Park Street, Montclair, NJ, 07042.
When: Saturday, August 28 from 12 pm - 1 pm. Doors open at noon.
Cost: Kids 17 and under – Free / Geezers (the rest of us) – $5. Special rock n’ roll themed kids menu available.