| Explore Warren


Starting July 18, 2018

This Week: 

TGI Flynn's: Truth & Soul

Friday, July 20, 2018 - 6:00pm

Great food, cold drinks, and awesome entertainment. Admission is free and is a family friendly event. There is a good reason these shows are so popular!

Live Music at the Library in Blairstown: Never Too Late

Friday, July 20, 2018 - 7:00pm

This Americana band is comprised of all golden-agers who play classic Country as well as soft rock (Eagles, Linda Ronstadt, Judy Collins) and old standards from the 1930s and 1940s as they "sing the songs you love to remember!" Join in on the fun in the gazebo and bring a chair. If it rains, we'll move the party inside. Fun for all ages.

Fall in July at Mackey's Orchard & Ice Cream Barn

Saturday, July 21, 2018 to Sunday, July 22, 2018

Why wait until September? Come get a taste of fall while it's still summer. Stop by Mackey's for some soft pumpkin ice cream, cider donuts, pumpkin cheesecake, popcorn, homemade soup, apple & pumpkin pies, cider and cider slushies! Hayrides through the orchard at 1pm and 2pm (weather permitting).

Forest Walk Meditation at White Lake

Saturday, July 21, 2018 -
9:00am to 9:30am

Do you need some time to relax? Join yoga teacher Kate McGuinness for a 30-minute meditation walk through the forest and learn the basics of walking meditation. Free to all.

Sun to Sugar at Wild Ridge Plants

Saturday, July 21, 2018 -
10:00am to 2:00pm

From the light of the sun and carbon in the air, plants create life. Celebrate the sweetness that native plants create – for wildlife, for people.

Nicoletta Nights at Alba: Pig Roast

Saturday, July 21, 2018 -
5:30pm to 9:00pm

Chef Michael White from Nicoletta is going to prepare a delicious meal while you enjoy some wine and live music under the arbor. $22 per person.

Dine in the Vines at Villa Milagro

Saturday, July 21, 2018 - 6:30pm

Join Villa Milagro for a four course dinner served in a vineyard row as the sunsets. This month features Brazilian fare, prepared by Chef Edson Geleski, owner of Rios Brazilian Steakhouse in Nazareth, PA.

Hike of the Month: Gnome Hollow Preserve

Sunday, July 22, 2018 -
9:45am to 11:00am

Join RVC Trustee Joel McGreen to hike this 97-acre preserve immediately south of the Paulinskill. Meet in the Givens-Belet American Legion Post parking lot.

Shippen Manor Lawn Concert - House of Hamill

Sunday, July 22, 2018 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm

House of Hamill is made up of two accomplished traditional fiddle players and classical violinists, and despite being young, have over 25 years of writing and performance experience between them. Together, they write unusual new fiddle tunes and exciting, unpredictable original songs while also breathing new life into traditional and contemporary songs.

Yin Yoga at Orchard View Lavender Farm

Sunday, July 22, 2018 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm

Relax with some Yin Yoga in the fields of lavender in the evening summer sky. Bring a mat, blanket, your own yoga props and a relaxed mind.

Outdoor Survival Camp at Rutherfurd Hall

Monday, July 23, 2018 to Friday, July 27, 2018

Campers, ages 9-13 will leave all modern conveniences behind as they build an emergency shelter, learn primitive fire building skills, navigate using a compass, and learn how to handle basic first aid emergencies. 

Camp Musky Trailblazers

Monday, July 23, 2018 to Friday, July 27, 2018

Campers will explore the connection between humans and nature.


Summer Reading at the Library

Monday, June 18, 2018 to Saturday, August 11, 2018

Reading over the summer helps kids be better prepared for school in the fall by avoiding the "summer slide" and perform better in school overall. There are programs for babies and toddlers, kids, teens, and adults. In addition to reading to earn prizes there are lots of great programs scheduled.

HKTWN Restaurant Weeks & Passport Program

Thursday, July 12, 2018 to Sunday, July 29, 2018

Through July 29, visit a participating Hackettstown restaurant and order from a specially designed Restaurant Week menu or any highlighted specials to enjoy the tastes in town. Show your Passport to receive your stamp. The more stamps you collect, the more chances you have to win prizes!

Outdoor Adventure Games Camp at Rutherfurd Hall

Monday, July 16, 2018 to Friday, July 20, 2018

These aren’t your typical backyard games. Campers ages 9-13 will be engaged in activities like pipeline, treacherous transfer, stepping stones, blob tag, and many more.

Qigong with Ellen at Gaia's Gifts

Wednesday, July 18, 2018 - 11:00am
Friday, July 20, 2018 - 11:00am
Sunday, July 22, 2018 - 11:00am
Wednesday, July 25, 2018 - 11:00am
Friday, July 27, 2018 - 11:00am
Sunday, July 29, 2018 - 11:00am

Ellen is a Level 1 Certified Qigong Instructor with Supreme Science Qigong Center. Learn and practice a 5 exercise movements and Qigong breath work. Cost is $5.

Sunset Yoga at Donaldson Farm with Larissa Harm

Wednesday, July 11, 2018 - 6:45pm
Wednesday, July 18, 2018 - 6:45pm
Wednesday, July 25, 2018 - 6:45pm

 Find your breathe and peace of mind as you practice yoga in the fresh air with sweeping views of our our vegetable crop fields and fruit orchard and a chance to view a spectacular sunset!

Acoustic Open Mic Night/Jams at Kathy's Kove

Friday, July 6, 2018 - 7:00pm
Friday, July 13, 2018 - 7:00pm
Friday, July 20, 2018 - 7:00pm
Friday, July 27, 2018 - 7:00pm

Every Friday, sing your heart out! Bring your instrument, voice, poetry, story or written word. They have the mic and amp.

Blairstown Farmers' Market

Saturday, July 7, 2018 -
10:00am to 1:00pm
Saturday, July 14, 2018 -
10:00am to 1:00pm
Saturday, July 21, 2018 -
10:00am to 1:00pm
Saturday, July 28, 2018 -
10:00am to 1:00pm

Now in its 11th season and accepting SNAP! The Market runs every Saturday 10am-1pm and features a variety of local farmers with truly local food - all sourced within a 25 mile radius - plus artisans, speakers, workshops, musicians and children’s activities.

Washington Boro BID Farmers Market

Saturday, July 7, 2018 -
10:00am to 2:00pm
Saturday, July 14, 2018 -
10:00am to 2:00pm
Saturday, July 21, 2018 -
10:00am to 2:00pm
Saturday, July 28, 2018 -
10:00am to 2:00pm

Held every Saturday through September 22, rain or shine, with special events throughout the season. 

Beauty & the Beast "The Musical" at Country Gate Players

Saturday, July 21, 2018 - 8:00pm
Sunday, July 22, 2018 - 2:00pm

The classic story tells of Belle, a young woman in a provincial town, and the Beast, who is really a young prince trapped under the spell of an enchantress. If the Beast can learn to love and be loved, the curse will end and he will be transformed into his former self. But time is running out. If the Beast does not learn his lesson soon, he and his household will be doomed for all eternity. 

Lite Jazz at Cafe Baci

Saturday, July 7, 2018 - 9:30pm
Saturday, July 14, 2018 - 9:30pm
Saturday, July 21, 2018 - 9:30pm
Saturday, July 28, 2018 - 9:30pm

Relax and unwind with some tapas, delicious drinks and some smooth sounds.

Summer Yoga at White Lake

Sunday, July 8, 2018 - 8:30am
Sunday, July 15, 2018 - 8:30am
Sunday, July 22, 2018 - 8:30am
Sunday, July 29, 2018 - 8:30am

Join certified Yoga Teacher Kate McGuiness for a one hour, all levels Hatha Yoga class. All levels of experience are welcome. Wear comfortable clothing, bring water and a yoga mat. 

Biker Breakfast at Tramontin

Sunday, July 15, 2018 -
9:00am to 11:00am
Sunday, July 22, 2018 -
9:00am to 11:00am

Enjoy some breakfast before you go on a ride!

Warren County Farmers Market

Sunday, July 8, 2018 -
10:00am to 2:00pm
Sunday, July 15, 2018 -
10:00am to 2:00pm
Sunday, July 22, 2018 -
10:00am to 2:00pm
Sunday, July 29, 2018 -
10:00am to 2:00pm

Formerly known as the Belvidere Farmers' Market, the Warren County Farmers' Market provides a venue where local farmers, producers, and artisans come together to provide a variety of fresh produce and related products directly to the consumer. Open every Sunday.

Yoga For Veterans at the Farm in Harmony

Monday, July 2, 2018 -
5:30pm to 6:30pm
Monday, July 9, 2018 -
5:30pm to 6:30pm
Monday, July 16, 2018 -
5:30pm to 6:30pm
Monday, July 23, 2018 -
5:30pm to 6:30pm
Monday, July 30, 2018 -
5:30pm to 6:30pm

There is a therapeutic yoga class designed for you and your families to learn through experience, the benefits of a regular yoga practice including peace of mind, improved physical health and overall well-being. 

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More Things to Do: 

Schedule Your Hot Air Balloon Ride at the Farmers' Fair!

Feeling adventurous? Want to see the most amazing views of our beautiful county from the SKY?! Then hop on board and join the fun close-up in one of the Hot Air Balloons at the Hot Air Balloon Festival at the Warren County Farmers' Fair! Balloon rides at the fair, which runs Saturday to Saturday, July 28 – August 4, are $205 per person for Saturday and Sunday and $195 per person weekdays. Major credit cards accepted. Complete refund for balloon ride if canceled due to weather. To schedule your ride at the Balloon Festival with festival coordinators Balloonatics & Aeronuts - Hot Air Ballooning NJ, call 908-283-0721 or email fly@njballoonrides.com.  Find details about the fair's Hot Air Balloon Festival at this link. See you at the Fair!

Plan Ahead: 

Summer Jamfest at Centenary Stage Company: Hair

Friday, July 27, 2018 - 2:00pm
Friday, July 27, 2018 - 8:00pm
Saturday, July 28, 2018 - 8:00pm
Sunday, July 29, 2018 - 2:00pm

HAIR celebrates the sixties counterculture in all its barefoot, long-haired, bell-bottomed, beaded and fringed glory.

Oliver! The Musical at Roy's Hall

Friday, July 27, 2018 - 7:00pm
Saturday, July 28, 2018 - 7:00pm
Sunday, July 29, 2018 - 2:00pm

Based on the Charles Dickens novel, 9-year-old orphan Oliver Twist (Dominick Lusardi) falls in with a group of street-urchin pickpockets led by the Artful Dodger and masterminded by the criminal Fagin. When Oliver’s intended mark, Mr. Brownlow, takes pity on the lad and offers him a home, Fagin’s henchman Bill Sikes plots to kidnap the boy to keep him from talking.

Moonlight Paddle at White Lake

Friday, July 27, 2018 -
8:00pm to 11:00pm

Want a peaceful, relaxing night at White Lake? Moonlight paddle on the placid waters of White Lake. The park will remain open during these hours for other park activities.

Midsummer Herb Festival at Well-Sweep

Saturday, July 28, 2018 -
11:00am to 2:00pm

Come celebrate Hops - Humulus - the 2018 International Herb Association’s Herb of the Year. Enjoy a tasty luncheon prepared with hops as well as other complimentary herbs.

Sip and Sniff at Brook Hollow Winery

Saturday, July 28, 2018 - 1:00pm

A Mother and daughter team will show you the many uses and benefits of essential oils, learn fun and easy recipes you can make with them to use in your everyday life.

Yoga at The Brook Hollow Winery

Sunday, July 1, 2018 - 10:30am
Sunday, July 15, 2018 - 10:30am
Sunday, July 29, 2018 - 10:30am

It’s that time again! Get your yoga on – and your wine/wine slushies! Let the stresses of your week melt away in our outdoor pavilion yoga class overlooking beautiful, lush vineyards.

Boating Camp at Rutherfurd Hall

Monday, July 30, 2018 to Friday, August 3, 2018

A certified lifeguard and boating instructor will teach campers everything from basic boat safety to how to steer using different strokes, and even some rescue techniques.

Kids Healthy Camp at ShopRite

Tuesday, July 10, 2018 -
10:00am to 12:30pm
Tuesday, July 17, 2018 -
10:00am to 12:30pm
Tuesday, July 31, 2018 -
10:00am to 12:30pm

Sign up your kids for a morning filled with fun, cooking & learning. Kids will learn how to follow a recipe, how to participate in meal prep, healthier cooking options and more!