Warren County Wanderings

Saturday, July 30-Saturday, August 6

The Fair is almost here! Where friends and family meet! Hope to see you here, there and everywhere! Happy Wanderings!

(Photo Credit Flickr/Nicholas A. Tonelli)

 
This Week: 
Bev Conklin

Blues Night hosted by Bev Conklin - Music in the Park at Phillipsburg's Shappell Park

Thursday, August 4, 2016 - 6:30pm
Blues Night hosted by Bev Conkin & special guests showcasing area top blues performers.  Gnarly Brews and Carol's bar will have a Beer/Wine Tent at the Summer Concerts!

Pilates at White Lake

Saturday, August 13, 2016 - 9:00am
Start the day right before you visit the Blairstown Farmers Market!  Join Annamarie Wadiak, a certified Group Fitness Instructor by the American Council on Exercise, for a FREE Pilates class at White Lake for a series of four classes:

Desert Highway Band, A Tribute to The Eagles

Saturday, August 6, 2016 - 8:00pm
Desert Highway presents a unique edge in performing The Eagles’ varied music catalogue.

Butterfly / Insect Walk at White Lake

Saturday, July 30, 2016 - 10:00am
Join RVC Trustee Sharon Wander and her husband Wade to explore the amazing profusion of insect life found in high summer in the flower-filled meadows of White Lake Preserve. This is a FREE event

One Earth - So Green and Round

Saturday, July 30, 2016 - 1:00pm
Singer-Songwriters Lydia Adams Davis and Kathy Byers collaborated on an excellent, beautifully honed and much welcomed album of original songs about nature, recycling, animal habitats, global warmi

Woodland Animal Tracks

Sunday, July 31, 2016 - 11:00am
In this class, Amy Mayer will read one of her favorite animal tracks books. She will help you identify deer, bear, raccoon, and rabbit tracks.

Centenary Stage Company's 2016 Summer Jamfest with The Artie Shaw Orchestra

Saturday, July 30, 2016 - 8:00pm
This new Artie Shaw Orchestra remains one of the "swingingest" outfits around.

The Little Mermaid

Saturday, July 30, 2016 - 1:00pmSaturday, July 30, 2016 - 7:00pmSunday, July 31, 2016 - 2:00pm
This family musical is based on the 1989 Disney film and the 1837 fairy tale penned by Hans Christian Andersen.

Bye Bye Birdie

Friday, July 29, 2016 - 8:00pmSaturday, July 30, 2016 - 8:00pmSunday, July 31, 2016 - 3:00pm
Roy’s Hall is pleased to present the hit musical, BYE BYE BIRDIE, July 29, 30, and 31, 2016. July 29 and July 30 performances will be at 8 PM. July 31 performance will be at 3 PM.

Concert in the Barn: Gary Staples Trio with Nelson Hill

Saturday, July 30, 2016 - 5:00pm
Gary Staples Trio with Nelson Hill: Piano, bass and drums with alto saxophone playing The Great American Songbook in the Classic Jazz style

Moth Night

Friday, July 29, 2016 - 8:00pm
Come celebrate the Moth Week and witness first hand the wonderful diversity of moths during this fun nocturnal event!

Mountain Lake Fire Company Car and Bike Show

Sunday, July 31, 2016 -
10:00am to 4:00pm
Cash Prizes, Entertainment, Food, Good Times!
Free admission, music by DJ Lundon Fog, adult and family refreshments.

Hickory Project (Contemporary Bluegrass)

Sunday, July 31, 2016 - 6:00pm
Shippen Manor Summer Lawn Concert Series

National Night Out Day

Monday, August 1, 2016
National Night Out Day is observed annually on the first Tuesday in August. It is a community-police awareness-raising event in the United States.
 
Plan Ahead: 

Young Performers Workshop Summer Festival of Shows

Thursday, August 4, 2016 to Monday, August 15, 2016
featuring Do Black Patent Leather Shoes Really Reflect Up?, Miss Nelson has a Field Day, Merrily We Roll Along, The Dark at the Top of the Stairs & The One - Act Festival.

Tour de Blairstown

Saturday, August 6, 2016
Marty’s Reliable Cycle and the Foodshed Alliance present the First Ever Tour de Blairstown, in a beautiful town ready to share the secret of its unparalleled cycling with the rest of the world! Register online for $25 per rider or $40 per rider registering onsite the day of the event. Check-in with free coffee begins at 7:30am and closes at 9:30am.  Three spectacular rides are offered: 25-, 40- and 62-mile options. The 25- and 40-mile rides leave at 9am; the 62-mile ride leaves at 8:30am. Rest stops are along the way, with free water and snacks, and you can shop the Blairstown Farmers Market where they ride begins and ends (free shopping bag for first 250 registered riders). Delicious, satisfying food and drink are available for purchase from Lucca’s Wood-Fired Pizza and Damn Good Chicken.

Rutherfurd Hall Health Fair

Sunday, August 7, 2016 -
1:00pm to 4:00pm
Come see and chat with: Village Family Clinic, Golds Gym (Hackettstown, Flanders, Pburg), Awakening Point Yoga, Absolute Home, Sustaining Elements Coffee, Foot Care Associates of Hackettstown, Youn
 
More Things to Do: 

Fun at Donaldson Farms!

Pie of the Week: This week: Cherry Vanilla Only $10 each Monday - Friday only, while supplies last.

Well-Sweep Herb Farm

A family endeavor, Well-Sweep Herb Farm is home to one of the largest collections of herbs and perennials in the country. Features include a multitude of herbs and perennials, display gardens and a gift shop. Its butterfly, herb, medicinal, perennial and rock gardens burst forth with breathtaking displays throughout the farm and have been featured in national magazines and books.

Orlandi Flight Center

Orlandi Flight Center provides a way for you to escape the rigors of everyday life, lift your spirits, and offer a view you will never forget.  Flown by experienced and professional pilots year-round, this FAA authorized air tour operation is an opportunity for you to relax and marvel at the splendor of flight as you feel your ground bound problems fall away.

Weekly specials at Top of the Green Restaurant

Tuesday - Wings & Burger Night, plus the Tiki Bar & Grill is open during dinner!
Wednesday - 2 for $20 menu - share an appetizer and get 2 entrees for $20
Thursday - Prime Rib Night
Friday, Saturday and Sunday - Wine Down Weekend - House wines are buy one, get one free
Saturday is also Prime Rib Night

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We hope you've found this to be informative, and now feel inspired to come out and explore Warren County! If so, please:
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Explore Warren County Tourism Partnership
C/o Warren County Public Information Dept.
tourism@co.warren.nj.us | ExploreWarren.org
165 County Route 519 South - Belvidere, NJ 07823
908-475-6580 / 800-554-8540

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This Week: 

Pilates at White Lake

Saturday, August 13, 2016 - 9:00am

Start the day right before you visit the Blairstown Farmers Market!  Join Annamarie Wadiak, a certified Group Fitness Instructor by the American Council on Exercise, for a FREE Pilates class at White Lake for a series of four classes:

Butterfly / Insect Walk at White Lake

Saturday, July 30, 2016 - 10:00am

Join RVC Trustee Sharon Wander and her husband Wade to explore the amazing profusion of insect life found in high summer in the flower-filled meadows of White Lake Preserve. This is a FREE event

One Earth - So Green and Round

Saturday, July 30, 2016 - 1:00pm

Singer-Songwriters Lydia Adams Davis and Kathy Byers collaborated on an excellent, beautifully honed and much welcomed album of original songs about nature, recycling, animal habitats, global warmi

Woodland Animal Tracks

Sunday, July 31, 2016 - 11:00am

In this class, Amy Mayer will read one of her favorite animal tracks books. She will help you identify deer, bear, raccoon, and rabbit tracks.

The Little Mermaid

Saturday, July 30, 2016 - 1:00pm
Saturday, July 30, 2016 - 7:00pm
Sunday, July 31, 2016 - 2:00pm

This family musical is based on the 1989 Disney film and the 1837 fairy tale penned by Hans Christian Andersen.

Bye Bye Birdie

Friday, July 29, 2016 - 8:00pm
Saturday, July 30, 2016 - 8:00pm
Sunday, July 31, 2016 - 3:00pm

Roy’s Hall is pleased to present the hit musical, BYE BYE BIRDIE, July 29, 30, and 31, 2016. July 29 and July 30 performances will be at 8 PM. July 31 performance will be at 3 PM.

Moth Night

Friday, July 29, 2016 - 8:00pm

Come celebrate the Moth Week and witness first hand the wonderful diversity of moths during this fun nocturnal event!

National Night Out Day

Monday, August 1, 2016

National Night Out Day is observed annually on the first Tuesday in August. It is a community-police awareness-raising event in the United States.

 
More Things to Do: 

Well-Sweep Herb Farm

A family endeavor, Well-Sweep Herb Farm is home to one of the largest collections of herbs and perennials in the country. Features include a multitude of herbs and perennials, display gardens and a gift shop. Its butterfly, herb, medicinal, perennial and rock gardens burst forth with breathtaking displays throughout the farm and have been featured in national magazines and books.

Orlandi Flight Center

Orlandi Flight Center provides a way for you to escape the rigors of everyday life, lift your spirits, and offer a view you will never forget.  Flown by experienced and professional pilots year-round, this FAA authorized air tour operation is an opportunity for you to relax and marvel at the splendor of flight as you feel your ground bound problems fall away.

Weekly specials at Top of the Green Restaurant

Tuesday - Wings & Burger Night, plus the Tiki Bar & Grill is open during dinner!
Wednesday - 2 for $20 menu - share an appetizer and get 2 entrees for $20
Thursday - Prime Rib Night
Friday, Saturday and Sunday - Wine Down Weekend - House wines are buy one, get one free
Saturday is also Prime Rib Night

 
Plan Ahead: 

Young Performers Workshop Summer Festival of Shows

Thursday, August 4, 2016 to Monday, August 15, 2016

featuring Do Black Patent Leather Shoes Really Reflect Up?, Miss Nelson has a Field Day, Merrily We Roll Along, The Dark at the Top of the Stairs & The One - Act Festival.

Tour de Blairstown

Saturday, August 6, 2016

Marty’s Reliable Cycle and the Foodshed Alliance present the First Ever Tour de Blairstown, in a beautiful town ready to share the secret of its unparalleled cycling with the rest of the world! Register online for $25 per rider or $40 per rider registering onsite the day of the event. Check-in with free coffee begins at 7:30am and closes at 9:30am.  Three spectacular rides are offered: 25-, 40- and 62-mile options. The 25- and 40-mile rides leave at 9am; the 62-mile ride leaves at 8:30am. Rest stops are along the way, with free water and snacks, and you can shop the Blairstown Farmers Market where they ride begins and ends (free shopping bag for first 250 registered riders). Delicious, satisfying food and drink are available for purchase from Lucca’s Wood-Fired Pizza and Damn Good Chicken.

Rutherfurd Hall Health Fair

Sunday, August 7, 2016 -
1:00pm to 4:00pm

Come see and chat with: Village Family Clinic, Golds Gym (Hackettstown, Flanders, Pburg), Awakening Point Yoga, Absolute Home, Sustaining Elements Coffee, Foot Care Associates of Hackettstown, Youn