Starting September 25, 2019 | Explore Warren

 

Starting September 25, 2019

"The goldenrod is yellow, The corn is turning brown, The trees in apple orchards With fruit are bending down." - Helen Hunt Jackson (1830-1885), American writer

Once again, the coming week overflows with things to do - take your pick! Weekend Fall Farm Fun activities are underway at most area farm markets, some offering pick-your-own apples. See the whole list here. The kiddies in the photo above are riding the Cow Train at Tranquillity Farms in Allamuchy. The curtain is raised on a couple of new shows this weekend, there is plenty of live music for all tastes, and Warren County holds its 7th annual Preservation Day, returning this year to White Lake. Look for the Explore Warren table in the big tent there, we've got another prize giveaway! It's autumn's first weekend, so Happy Wanderings! 

This Week: 

Music at the Park: John Bronico and Jim Sikra

Wednesday, September 25, 2019 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm
Final performance the season at Lopatcong Park, Veterans Rally Point - thanks for the support all summer! Jim Sikra (accordion) & John Bronico (vocals).

Classic Single Malt Tasting and Cigar Night

Thursday, September 26, 2019 - 6:00pm
Buck Hill Brewery hosts an evening of tasting Classic Single Malts to include Oban 14 year and Lagavulin 16 year along with a tasting of Buck Hill Brews. This event will book up fast!

Polkadots: The Cool Kids Musical at Centenary Stage Co.

Thursday, September 26, 2019 - 7:30pmFriday, September 27, 2019 - 8:00pmSaturday, September 28, 2019 - 8:00pmSunday, September 29, 2019 - 2:00pmMonday, September 30, 2019 - 7:00pm
The musical follows 8-year-old Lily Polkadot who just moved to a "Squares Only" small town, where as the first Polkadot in an all Square school, she faces an almost impossible task of gaining acceptance from her peers. Inspired by the events of The Little Rock 9, Polkadots: The Cool Kids Musical serves as a colorful history lesson for children, reminding them that our individual differences make us awesome, not outcasts.

Oktoberfest in Hackettstown

Friday, September 27, 2019 -
5:00pm to 8:00pm
Saturday, September 28, 2019 -
12:00pm to 8:00pm
Sunday, September 29, 2019 -
12:00pm to 6:00pm
Celebrate Oktoberfest all weekend long as Czig Meister Brewing Co., Homebrew University, Man Skirt Brewing and Bea McNally's Irish Pub and Eatery host activities, contests, music, drinks and food. Family friendly with plenty of non-alcohol related activities, including a costume contest for the kids.

Fridays under the Arbor at Alba Vineyard: Blues Times Two

Friday, September 27, 2019 -
6:00pm to 8:30pm
Unwind from the week and relax under the arbor enjoying great wine, food, and music.

The Linda Ronstadt Experience – Starring American Idol Finalist Tristan McIntosh at Roy's Hall

Friday, September 27, 2019 - 8:00pm
American Idol finalist Tristan McIntosh creates a stunning portrayal of Linda Ronstadt in the prime of her career. Supported by a superb backing band, Tristan’s formidable vocal talent and stage presence will transport you a time when Linda Ronstadt ruled the airwaves as one of the most popular female vocalists in popular music history.

Fall Fest Weekends at Tranquillity Farms

Saturday, September 28, 2019
On the vine pumpkin-picking, hayrides, pumpkin launchers and corn cannons, corn maze, bounce pillow and cow grain are among the fun waiting for you and your family. No admission fee to visit the farm, and some activities are free, but others have fees.

Memorial Ruck in Honor Joseph Doran

Saturday, September 28, 2019 - 9:30am
A 5-mile Memorial Ruck (walk) through the community, in loving memory of Joseph Doran, an Army Veteran and Phillipsburg High School graduate. Ruck steps off at 10am, following the 9:30 ceremony.

2019 Preservation Day

Saturday, September 28, 2019 -
10:00am to 4:00pm
Join the Warren County Department of Land Preservation and numerous affiliates in celebrating Warren County’s vast array of parkland, historic preservation locations, farmland, and open space. There will be live music, history, activities, guided walks, free kayak rentals, an exotic animal presentation, food vendors, and much more! The event will be held rain or shine and admission is free.

Fall Harvest Weekends at Donaldson Farms

Saturday, September 28, 2019 - 10:00amSunday, September 29, 2019 - 10:00amSaturday, October 5, 2019 - 10:00amSunday, October 6, 2019 - 10:00am
Pick your own apples and pumpkins and corn maze are available 7-days a week from 9/28 through 10/27. Visit Saturdays and Sundays for apple and pumpkin picking, 9-acre corn maze, corn cannon, pony rides, hayrides to the apple orchard and pumpkin patch, hot foods from the grill, hot apple cider, homemade cider donuts, delicious farm-fresh produce from the farm market, freshly-baked pies, local cheese, meats and more!

Phillipsburg Railroad Historians Open House

Saturday, September 28, 2019 -
10:00am to 4:00pm
Ride the Centerville and Southwestern Miniature Railroad and visit the museum as you learn about local railroad history. Free admission.

Fall Festival Weekends at VonThun Farms

Saturday, September 21, 2019 - 10:00amSunday, September 22, 2019 - 10:00amSaturday, September 28, 2019 - 10:00amSunday, September 29, 2019 - 10:00am
Join us as we celebrate our fall season with family fun for all ages at our Fall Festival Weekends! Get lost in our interactive corn maze or visit to look for the perfect pumpkin.

Fall Harvest Festival at TreeLicious Orchards

Saturday, September 28, 2019 -
11:00am to 4:00pm
Enjoy the day out with family at TreeLicious Orchards! There will be apple and pumpkin picking, vendors, live music by Flyte, food and lots of fun. Admission is free.

Allamuchy Crafters and Artisan Fair

Saturday, September 28, 2019 -
11:00am to 4:00pm
Join Rutherfurd Hall for a one of a kind shopping experience! Local artists and crafters will be selling their work!

Apple Wines and Music Festival at Four Sisters Winery

Saturday, September 28, 2019 -
12:00pm to 5:00pm
Sunday, September 29, 2019 -
12:00pm to 5:00pm
Enjoy the spacious festival site with its open fields and gorgeous views, for apple picking, wine tasting, the corn maze, hayrides, and live music. Saturday features Shoresyde Duo and with Brass Roots on Sunday.

Music under the Arbor: Corinne Mammana Quartet at Alba Vineyard

Saturday, September 28, 2019 -
1:30pm to 5:00pm
Relax to the sounds of Corinne Mammana Quartet. Wood-fired pizza, estate premium wine, and music will be available.

Live Music at Brook Hollow Winery - Sage

Saturday, September 28, 2019 -
2:00pm to 5:00pm
Relax to some free music with family, friends, and delicious wines! 

Fall Florals at Orchard View Lavender Farm

Saturday, September 28, 2019 -
3:00pm to 5:00pm
A fresh flower arranging workshop at one of the most gorgeous properties in New Jersey. Learn the tips and tricks of floral design and take home a beautiful centerpiece!

The Frost Duo returns to Marianna’s

Saturday, September 28, 2019 -
4:00pm to 7:00pm
The Frost is a duo based out of Scranton PA comprised of members LeahBeth Evans and Christian Gratz.

Farm to Table Dinner at TreeLicious Orchards

Saturday, September 28, 2019 - 5:00pm
Experience a delicious farm-fresh dinner and views of growing fruit in the rolling Warren County hills that is home to TreeLicious Orchards.

Dine in the Vines at Villa Milagro

Saturday, September 28, 2019 - 6:30pm
The last alfresco dinner of the year! Chefs Mario & Christen Garaffa of Amici Ristorante will prepare Porchetta - a whole roasted piglet - with all the trimmings.

Beer, Wine and Cheese Tasting

Saturday, September 28, 2019 - 6:30pm
St. Theodore's Church is holding a fundraising social with a hot & cold buffet dinner, and a selection of wine and beer, appetizers and assorted cheeses, delectable desserts, a 50/50 raffle and fabulous door prizes.

Opening Night at Corrado's Hayride of Horrors & Haunted House

Saturday, September 28, 2019 -
6:30pm to 9:30pm
Come if you dare to the Hayride of Horrors and Haunted House at Corrado's Farm located in Hackettstown.

Autumn Wreath at Well-Sweep Herb Farm

Saturday, September 28, 2019 -
7:00pm to 9:00pm
Come create a 16″ wreath using a grapevine base and a wide selection of dried flowers, artemisia, seed pods and moss. Color schemed to your desire that will add festive décor to your home.

Cushetunk at Rock Creek Tavern

Saturday, September 28, 2019 - 8:00pm
Cushetunk's debut at Rock Creek Tavern!  Come out for a great time. Good food, drinks, and a unique mix of classic rock music. 

Sweeney Todd at Country Gate Players

Saturday, September 28, 2019 - 8:00pmSunday, September 29, 2019 - 2:00pmFriday, October 4, 2019 - 8:00pmSaturday, October 5, 2019 - 8:00pmSunday, October 6, 2019 - 2:00pm
Sweeney Todd has become a bloody, worldwide success since being awarded eight Tony Awards, (including Best Musical), for its Broadway premiere. Featuring some of the most chilling music ever written for the stage, this masterpiece is sure both to thrill and delight audiences.

Alexis P. Suter Band at Roy's Hall

Saturday, September 28, 2019 - 8:00pm
Alexis P. Suter is the owner of that big, booming voice you can hear roaring out of Brooklyn into the heart of North America and beyond. The Alexis P. Suter Band are on the rise as accolades pour in and they continue to captivate audiences from town to town.

Live Music at William's Irish Tavern: Dexter Montana Band

Saturday, September 28, 2019 - 9:00pm
Stop and check out the Dexter Montana Band, rocking pop and alternative hits from the '80s and '90s. 

Burns 4th Annual Car Show at Brook Hollow Winery

Sunday, September 29, 2019 - 8:00am
All years, makes, and models welcome with trophies for the winners. A DJ, food and beverages for sale, and wine tasting offered by the winery, as Burns CM raises funds to support the local Food Banks of New Jersey.

Monthly Guided Hike at Gnome Hollow Preserve

Sunday, September 29, 2019 -
10:00am to 12:00pm
Join RVC President Bob Canace to explore Gnome Hollow Preserve and hike the connection between Gnome Hollow and the Paulins Kill Trail. Meet at preserve parking lot.

Alba Vineyard's Music under the Arbor: The Hazelrigg Brothers

Sunday, September 29, 2019 -
1:00pm to 4:30pm
Relax to the sounds of The Hazelrigg Brothers. Wood-fired pizza, estate premium wine, and music will be available every weekend from mid-April through mid-November.

Yin Yoga in the Lavender Field with Live Cello

Sunday, September 29, 2019 -
4:00pm to 6:00pm
Yin Yoga in the lavender field under the evening autumn sky and foliage, to the beautiful sound of a soft playing live cello. Heaven on earth.
Continuing: 

Weekend Breakfast at Asbury Willows

Saturday, September 21, 2019 - 8:00amSunday, September 22, 2019 - 8:00amSaturday, September 28, 2019 - 8:00amSunday, September 29, 2019 - 8:00am
New at the Willows: Weekend Breakfast! Starts at 8am Saturday and Sunday, menu looks great. Optional: loaded Bloody Marys!

Blairstown Farmers Market

Saturday, September 21, 2019 - 9:30amSaturday, September 28, 2019 - 9:30am
Come see your favorite local farmers and food producers at the Blairstown Farmers Market! Open every Saturday from 9:30am-1pm.

Washington Farmers Market

Saturday, September 7, 2019 - 10:00amSaturday, September 14, 2019 - 10:00amSaturday, September 21, 2019 - 10:00amSaturday, September 28, 2019 - 10:00am
The Farmers’ Market offers quality fruits and vegetables as well as specialty items with special events throughout the season. The weekly farmers’ market takes place every Saturday through the end of October, from 10am-2pm. 

United Astronomy Clubs of New Jersey Presents: Northern Lights

Saturday, September 28, 2019 - 8:00pm
A free astronomy talk followed by night sky viewing, weather permitting. Bring your interest and an open mind to be amazed at the sights in our night sky!

Fall Yoga at White Lake

Sunday, September 8, 2019 - 8:30amSunday, September 15, 2019 - 8:30amSunday, September 22, 2019 - 8:30amSunday, September 29, 2019 - 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. 

Warren County Farmers Market in Belvidere

Sunday, September 22, 2019 - 10:00amSunday, September 29, 2019 - 10:00am
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.

Acoustic Sunday Brunch at Asbury Coffee Mill

Sunday, September 22, 2019 -
11:00am to 1:00pm
Sunday, September 29, 2019 -
11:00am to 1:00pm
Great coffee, home-baked treats, and a tasty selection of cooked-to-order breakfast items...all served up with live local acoustic music by an eclectic assortment of local musicians every Sunday mo

The Farm in Harmony Military-Themed Corn Maze

This year's corn maze pays tribute to the Huey helicopter, the workhorse of the Vietnam War. The maze is open 11am-6pm Wednesday to Sunday each week through November 11 (call for a Monday or Tuesday visit). Specials: Every Wednesday is Camo Kids Days, children ages 4-12 wearing camo clothes get into the maze for free. Thursday is Date Night, visit the farm (open to 7pm) where you and your date get $2 off each admission, then head to nearby Rock Creek Tavern for dinner. Show them your wristband and receive 10% off your food bill for two. Friday Nights are Family Night at the Farm, with special family admission prices. Take a break from the hectic pace of school, work, after school activities, and spend time together as a family. Remember, all Veterans/Military are always admitted FREE, with ID.
Community Corner: 

United Way Caregivers Conference

Saturday, September 28, 2019 -
9:00am to 1:00pm
If you provide care for a loved one or work to support those who do, this free conference is for you! Participants will hear valuable information from local experts, receive support in navigating the challenges they often face, and connect with other caregivers.

Household Hazardous Waste Collection for Warren County Residents

Sunday, September 29, 2019 -
8:00am to 12:00pm
Warren County residency/proof required. This is for Household Hazardous Waste collection only - electronics are not being accepted. Click to see all the rules.
More Things to Do: 

Reserve for Warren County Morris Canal Bus Tour

Take a scenic journey along the historic Morris Canal and see for yourself what made our canal unique in all the world. Learn more about the lives of the people who lived and worked on or near this engineering marvel, and how businesses and communities grew because the Morris Canal was carved out of our hills. The bus tour includes a box lunch. Make sure you get your seat on the bus by signing up today!
Plan Ahead: 

The Ghost Train at Centenary Stage Co.

Friday, October 4, 2019 - 2:00pmFriday, October 4, 2019 - 8:00pmSaturday, October 5, 2019 - 8:00pmSunday, October 6, 2019 - 2:00pm
Arnold Ridley's classic drama was first produced in 1925 and filmed no less than three times. A long running success in London and on Broadway and packed with thrills, chills and laughter.

4th Annual Oktoberfest Fundraiser

Friday, October 4, 2019 - 6:00pm
Join the Domestic Abuse & Sexual Assault Crisis Center for its 4th Annual Oktoberfest at Hawk Pointe Golf Club! Enjoy authentic German food, beer and wine, and test your skills in a beer stein holding contest and an axe throwing contest all for a good cause. 

Tour de Blairstown

Saturday, October 5, 2019 -
7:00am to 3:30pm
Rolling hills, farmland vistas, the Appalachian Ridge, Paulinskill Valley Rail Trail, and a town of proud heritage all come together in one tremendous cycling event. Your choice of 3 NEW rides: 22-, 40-, or 65-mile routes, all starting and ending at the Blairstown Farmers' Market. Continental breakfast at the start, lunch after the ride is included in your registration fee, along with complimentary craft beer. Register online through October 4 or on-site day of the event.

Volunteer Day

Saturday, October 5, 2019 -
9:00am to 12:00pm
Help the Ridge and Valley Conservancy stewards with a variety of tasks such as trail clearing and invasive plant removal. Tools will be provided.

Fall Crafters & Artisan Fair

Saturday, October 5, 2019 -
11:00am to 4:00pm
Enjoy all your favorite fall harvest activities while browsing and shopping a truly diverse selection of more than 40 craft and artisan vendors, live music by the Joe Cirotti Trio, and freshly-prep

7th Annual Harvest Fest at Longmeadow Farm

Saturday, October 5, 2019 -
11:00am to 4:00pm
Bring your family for some fall farm fun including hay rides, a corn maze, apple and pumpkin picking, food, music and some craft and vendor shopping.

Annual Pig Roast at Brook Hollow Winery

Saturday, October 5, 2019 -
1:00pm to 4:00pm
Don't miss out on a fun afternoon of live music, prizes, and delicious food! Wine by the glass and bottle will be available for purchase throughout the day at retail value!

A Teacup for Two at Well-Sweep Herb Farm

Saturday, October 5, 2019 -
1:00pm to 3:00pm
Create two miniature bouquets of dried flowers in two matching teacups. Dainty and cute – use one as a gift or save the pair. Reservations are required. $34.00

Roy's Hall: Sonny Landreth Trio returns w/special guests The Pinebox Boyz

Saturday, October 5, 2019 - 8:00pm
Acclaimed guitarist Sonny Landreth and his trio perform at Roy's Hall. Southwest Louisiana-based guitarist, songwriter, and singer Sonny Landreth is a musician’s musician.

Riverside Fall Festival at Ramsaysburg Historic Homestead

Sunday, October 6, 2019 -
12:00pm to 5:00pm
The festival is free, rain or shine, with activities to include quilting exhibits, a ribbon-cutting of our newly established interpretive trail, Boy Scout demonstrations of pioneer skills, lace making, apple tasting, cider making, a smokehouse demonstration with Myron Baley's famous bacon, woodworking exhibitions, and more. Humpty Junior's will be offering tasty, seasonal refreshments. At 2pm railroad historian Chuck Walsh will give a presentation on “The Lackawanna Cut-Off and Railroads of Knowlton.”

Knitting & Crochet Lessons at Kathy's Kove (Intermediate)

Sunday, October 6, 2019 -
1:00pm to 3:00pm
Sunday, October 13, 2019 -
1:00pm to 3:00pm
Sunday, October 20, 2019 -
1:00pm to 3:00pm
Sunday, October 27, 2019 -
1:00pm to 3:00pm
Gerrie Scioscio of the Warren County Library will teach a 4-week Intermediate class on consecutive Sunday afternoons.  aYou will increase your knowledge and skills by learning various approach

Music at St. Luke’s: Lehigh Valley Chorus (All Female Barbershop)

Sunday, October 6, 2019 - 3:00pm
The Music at St. Luke’s series continues with the return of the Lehigh Valley Chorus, “The Lehigh Valley’s Award Winning All Female Barbershop Chorus.” Their motto is “Spreading joy through women’s barbershop harmony since 1958."

Knitting & Crochet Lessons at Kathy's Kove (Beginner)

Wednesday, October 9, 2019 -
6:30pm to 8:30pm
Wednesday, October 16, 2019 -
6:30pm to 8:30pm
Wednesday, October 23, 2019 -
6:30pm to 8:30pm
Kris Ensiminger of Humdinger Alpacas will teach a three-week Beginner class on consecutive Wednesday evenings. Learn the basics of knit and crochet and bring a finished project home with you.

Phillipsburg Rotary Comedy Night

Saturday, October 19, 2019 - 7:00pm
Enjoy a night of great food, beer, and the comedy act of John Pizzi, comedian and ventriloquist. Tickets are $40 and available in advance.

Yoga For Veterans

Saturday, October 5, 2019 -
10:30am to 11:30am
Saturday, November 2, 2019 -
10:30am to 11:30am
Saturday, December 7, 2019 -
10:30am to 11:30am
Calling all Veteran Warriors! Yoga For Veterans is back as The Farm In Harmony and M-Power Yoga  team up to offer this program. Do you find your gears spinning all day? This will help you slow it down, reset and recharge. Free for veterans & their significant others; Community/non-veterans are welcome for a  $10 to be donated to Veteran causes.

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This Week: 

Music at the Park: John Bronico and Jim Sikra

Wednesday, September 25, 2019 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm

Final performance the season at Lopatcong Park, Veterans Rally Point - thanks for the support all summer! Jim Sikra (accordion) & John Bronico (vocals).

Classic Single Malt Tasting and Cigar Night

Thursday, September 26, 2019 - 6:00pm

Buck Hill Brewery hosts an evening of tasting Classic Single Malts to include Oban 14 year and Lagavulin 16 year along with a tasting of Buck Hill Brews. This event will book up fast!

Polkadots: The Cool Kids Musical at Centenary Stage Co.

Thursday, September 26, 2019 - 7:30pm
Friday, September 27, 2019 - 8:00pm
Saturday, September 28, 2019 - 8:00pm
Sunday, September 29, 2019 - 2:00pm
Monday, September 30, 2019 - 7:00pm

The musical follows 8-year-old Lily Polkadot who just moved to a "Squares Only" small town, where as the first Polkadot in an all Square school, she faces an almost impossible task of gaining acceptance from her peers. Inspired by the events of The Little Rock 9, Polkadots: The Cool Kids Musical serves as a colorful history lesson for children, reminding them that our individual differences make us awesome, not outcasts.

Oktoberfest in Hackettstown

Friday, September 27, 2019 -
5:00pm to 8:00pm
Saturday, September 28, 2019 -
12:00pm to 8:00pm
Sunday, September 29, 2019 -
12:00pm to 6:00pm

Celebrate Oktoberfest all weekend long as Czig Meister Brewing Co., Homebrew University, Man Skirt Brewing and Bea McNally's Irish Pub and Eatery host activities, contests, music, drinks and food. Family friendly with plenty of non-alcohol related activities, including a costume contest for the kids.

Fall Fest Weekends at Tranquillity Farms

Saturday, September 28, 2019

On the vine pumpkin-picking, hayrides, pumpkin launchers and corn cannons, corn maze, bounce pillow and cow grain are among the fun waiting for you and your family. No admission fee to visit the farm, and some activities are free, but others have fees.

Memorial Ruck in Honor Joseph Doran

Saturday, September 28, 2019 - 9:30am

A 5-mile Memorial Ruck (walk) through the community, in loving memory of Joseph Doran, an Army Veteran and Phillipsburg High School graduate. Ruck steps off at 10am, following the 9:30 ceremony.

2019 Preservation Day

Saturday, September 28, 2019 -
10:00am to 4:00pm

Join the Warren County Department of Land Preservation and numerous affiliates in celebrating Warren County’s vast array of parkland, historic preservation locations, farmland, and open space. There will be live music, history, activities, guided walks, free kayak rentals, an exotic animal presentation, food vendors, and much more! The event will be held rain or shine and admission is free.

Fall Harvest Weekends at Donaldson Farms

Saturday, September 28, 2019 - 10:00am
Sunday, September 29, 2019 - 10:00am
Saturday, October 5, 2019 - 10:00am
Sunday, October 6, 2019 - 10:00am
Saturday, October 12, 2019 - 10:00am
Sunday, October 13, 2019 - 10:00am

Pick your own apples and pumpkins and corn maze are available 7-days a week from 9/28 through 10/27. Visit Saturdays and Sundays for apple and pumpkin picking, 9-acre corn maze, corn cannon, pony rides, hayrides to the apple orchard and pumpkin patch, hot foods from the grill, hot apple cider, homemade cider donuts, delicious farm-fresh produce from the farm market, freshly-baked pies, local cheese, meats and more!

Phillipsburg Railroad Historians Open House

Saturday, September 28, 2019 -
10:00am to 4:00pm

Ride the Centerville and Southwestern Miniature Railroad and visit the museum as you learn about local railroad history. Free admission.

Fall Festival Weekends at VonThun Farms

Saturday, September 21, 2019 - 10:00am
Sunday, September 22, 2019 - 10:00am
Saturday, September 28, 2019 - 10:00am
Sunday, September 29, 2019 - 10:00am
Saturday, October 5, 2019 - 10:00am
Sunday, October 6, 2019 - 10:00am

Get lost in the interactive corn maze or look for the perfect pumpkin. Take a hayride, pick apples, take aim with the corn cannons or browse the farm market for fresh produce, baked goods and more. There's also an activity area with 20+ family-friendly activities!

Fall Harvest Festival at TreeLicious Orchards

Saturday, September 28, 2019 -
11:00am to 4:00pm

Enjoy the day out with family at TreeLicious Orchards! There will be apple and pumpkin picking, vendors, live music by Flyte, food and lots of fun. Admission is free.

Allamuchy Crafters and Artisan Fair

Saturday, September 28, 2019 -
11:00am to 4:00pm

Join Rutherfurd Hall for a one of a kind shopping experience! Local artists and crafters will be selling their work!

Apple Wines and Music Festival at Four Sisters Winery

Saturday, September 28, 2019 -
12:00pm to 5:00pm
Sunday, September 29, 2019 -
12:00pm to 5:00pm

Enjoy the spacious festival site with its open fields and gorgeous views, for apple picking, wine tasting, the corn maze, hayrides, and live music. Saturday features Shoresyde Duo and with Brass Roots on Sunday.

Fall Florals at Orchard View Lavender Farm

Saturday, September 28, 2019 -
3:00pm to 5:00pm

A fresh flower arranging workshop at one of the most gorgeous properties in New Jersey. Learn the tips and tricks of floral design and take home a beautiful centerpiece!

Dine in the Vines at Villa Milagro

Saturday, September 28, 2019 - 6:30pm

The last alfresco dinner of the year! Chefs Mario & Christen Garaffa of Amici Ristorante will prepare Porchetta - a whole roasted piglet - with all the trimmings.

Beer, Wine and Cheese Tasting

Saturday, September 28, 2019 - 6:30pm

St. Theodore's Church is holding a fundraising social with a hot & cold buffet dinner, and a selection of wine and beer, appetizers and assorted cheeses, delectable desserts, a 50/50 raffle and fabulous door prizes.

Autumn Wreath at Well-Sweep Herb Farm

Saturday, September 28, 2019 -
7:00pm to 9:00pm

Come create a 16″ wreath using a grapevine base and a wide selection of dried flowers, artemisia, seed pods and moss. Color schemed to your desire that will add festive décor to your home.

Cushetunk at Rock Creek Tavern

Saturday, September 28, 2019 - 8:00pm

Cushetunk's debut at Rock Creek Tavern!  Come out for a great time. Good food, drinks, and a unique mix of classic rock music. 

Sweeney Todd at Country Gate Players

Saturday, September 28, 2019 - 8:00pm
Sunday, September 29, 2019 - 2:00pm
Friday, October 4, 2019 - 8:00pm
Saturday, October 5, 2019 - 8:00pm
Sunday, October 6, 2019 - 2:00pm

Sweeney Todd has become a bloody, worldwide success since being awarded eight Tony Awards, (including Best Musical), for its Broadway premiere. Featuring some of the most chilling music ever written for the stage, this masterpiece is sure both to thrill and delight audiences.

Alexis P. Suter Band at Roy's Hall

Saturday, September 28, 2019 - 8:00pm

Alexis P. Suter is the owner of that big, booming voice you can hear roaring out of Brooklyn into the heart of North America and beyond. The Alexis P. Suter Band are on the rise as accolades pour in and they continue to captivate audiences from town to town.

Burns 4th Annual Car Show at Brook Hollow Winery

Sunday, September 29, 2019 - 8:00am

All years, makes, and models welcome with trophies for the winners. A DJ, food and beverages for sale, and wine tasting offered by the winery, as Burns CM raises funds to support the local Food Banks of New Jersey.

Monthly Guided Hike at Gnome Hollow Preserve

Sunday, September 29, 2019 -
10:00am to 12:00pm

Join RVC President Bob Canace to explore Gnome Hollow Preserve and hike the connection between Gnome Hollow and the Paulins Kill Trail. Meet at preserve parking lot.

Dine in the Vines at Villa Milagro - SOLD OUT

Saturday, July 18, 2020 - 6:30pm

Bring your friends and join us for a classic French meal, served as the sun sets in a vineyard row. Seating will provide Social Distancing. Chef Beth Ann Raynock of Local Mama Catering in Hellertown, PA will prepare a Parisian feast from local and organic ingredients, highlighting fresh, wholesome flavors in a gourmet presentation. Ticket sales close July 15.

Dine in the Vines at Villa Milagro

Saturday, September 12, 2020 - 6:30pm

Chefs Christen and Mario Garaffa, owner of Catered by Christen in Hunterdon County, will prepare Porchetta - a whole roasted piglet - with all the trimmings. Watch the sunset as you sip wine, smell the ripening grapes and enjoy the ambiance of this unique experience. Tickets will go fast! Cost is $70/person. Reserve your spot today.

 
Continuing: 

Weekend Breakfast at Asbury Willows

Saturday, September 21, 2019 - 8:00am
Sunday, September 22, 2019 - 8:00am
Saturday, September 28, 2019 - 8:00am
Sunday, September 29, 2019 - 8:00am

New at the Willows: Weekend Breakfast! Starts at 8am Saturday and Sunday, menu looks great. Optional: loaded Bloody Marys!

Blairstown Farmers Market

Saturday, September 21, 2019 - 9:30am
Saturday, September 28, 2019 - 9:30am
Saturday, October 5, 2019 - 9:30am

Come see your favorite local farmers and food producers at the Blairstown Farmers Market! Open every Saturday from 9:30am-1pm.

Washington Farmers Market

Saturday, September 7, 2019 - 10:00am
Saturday, September 14, 2019 - 10:00am
Saturday, September 21, 2019 - 10:00am
Saturday, September 28, 2019 - 10:00am

The Farmers’ Market offers quality fruits and vegetables as well as specialty items with special events throughout the season. The weekly farmers’ market takes place every Saturday through the end of October, from 10am-2pm. 

Fall Yoga at White Lake

Sunday, September 8, 2019 - 8:30am
Sunday, September 15, 2019 - 8:30am
Sunday, September 22, 2019 - 8:30am
Sunday, September 29, 2019 - 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. 

Warren County Farmers Market in Belvidere

Sunday, September 22, 2019 - 10:00am
Sunday, September 29, 2019 - 10:00am

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.

Acoustic Sunday Brunch at Asbury Coffee Mill

Sunday, September 22, 2019 -
11:00am to 1:00pm
Sunday, September 29, 2019 -
11:00am to 1:00pm

Great coffee, home-baked treats, and a tasty selection of cooked-to-order breakfast items...all served up with live local acoustic music by an eclectic assortment of local musicians every Sunday mo

The Farm in Harmony Military-Themed Corn Maze

This year's corn maze pays tribute to the Huey helicopter, the workhorse of the Vietnam War. The maze is open 11am-6pm Wednesday to Sunday each week through November 11 (call for a Monday or Tuesday visit). Specials: Every Wednesday is Camo Kids Days, children ages 4-12 wearing camo clothes get into the maze for free. Thursday is Date Night, visit the farm (open to 7pm) where you and your date get $2 off each admission, then head to nearby Rock Creek Tavern for dinner. Show them your wristband and receive 10% off your food bill for two. Friday Nights are Family Night at the Farm, with special family admission prices. Take a break from the hectic pace of school, work, after school activities, and spend time together as a family. Remember, all Veterans/Military are always admitted FREE, with ID.

 
Community Corner: 

United Way Caregivers Conference

Saturday, September 28, 2019 -
9:00am to 1:00pm

If you provide care for a loved one or work to support those who do, this free conference is for you! Participants will hear valuable information from local experts, receive support in navigating the challenges they often face, and connect with other caregivers.

 
More Things to Do: 

Reserve for Warren County Morris Canal Bus Tour

There are just a few seats left on the bus to take a scenic journey along the historic Morris Canal. See for yourself what made our canal unique in all the world! Learn more about the lives of the people who lived and worked on or near this engineering marvel, and how businesses and communities grew because the Morris Canal was carved out of our hills. The bus tour includes a box lunch. Grab one of those remaining seats today!

 
Plan Ahead: 

The Ghost Train at Centenary Stage Co.

Friday, October 4, 2019 - 2:00pm
Friday, October 4, 2019 - 8:00pm
Saturday, October 5, 2019 - 8:00pm
Sunday, October 6, 2019 - 2:00pm

Opening Friday and running thorugh Oct. 20, The Ghost Train was a long running success in London and on Broadway, packed with thrills, chills and laughter. In Maine near the Canadian border there's a legend of a phantom locomotive sweeping through a peaceful village leaving death in its wake. Accidentally stranded in the waiting room of this railway station - and despite a psychic station master's weird stories of a ghost train - six passengers decide to stay the night. Soon they regret this decision as ghostly and not so ghostly apparitions materialize and the Ghost Train come barreling down the line.

4th Annual Oktoberfest Fundraiser

Friday, October 4, 2019 - 6:00pm

Join the Domestic Abuse & Sexual Assault Crisis Center for its 4th Annual Oktoberfest at Hawk Pointe Golf Club! Enjoy authentic German food, beer and wine, and test your skills in a beer stein holding contest and an axe throwing contest all for a good cause. 

Tour de Blairstown

Saturday, October 5, 2019 -
7:00am to 3:30pm

Rolling hills, farmland vistas, the Appalachian Ridge, Paulinskill Valley Rail Trail, and a town of proud heritage all come together in one tremendous cycling event. Your choice of 3 NEW rides: 22-, 40-, or 65-mile routes, all starting and ending at the Blairstown Farmers' Market. Continental breakfast at the start, lunch after the ride is included in your registration fee, along with complimentary craft beer. Register online through October 4 ($15 discount!) or on-site day of the event.

Volunteer Day

Saturday, October 5, 2019 -
9:00am to 12:00pm

Help the Ridge and Valley Conservancy stewards at Mountainwood Spring Preserve for trail rehabilitation.

Fall Crafters & Artisan Fair at Donaldson Farms

Saturday, October 5, 2019 -
11:00am to 4:00pm

Enjoy all your favorite fall harvest activities while browsing and shopping a truly diverse selection of more than 40 craft and artisan vendors, live music by the Joe Cirotti Trio, and freshly-prepared foods and a large farm market.

7th Annual Harvest Fest at Longmeadow Farm

Saturday, October 5, 2019 -
11:00am to 4:00pm

Bring your family for some fall farm fun including hay rides, a corn maze, apple and pumpkin picking, food, music and some craft and vendor shopping.

A Teacup for Two at Well-Sweep Herb Farm

Saturday, October 5, 2019 -
1:00pm to 3:00pm

Create two miniature bouquets of dried flowers in two matching teacups. Dainty and cute – use one as a gift or save the pair. Reservations are required. $34.00

Riverside Fall Festival at Ramsaysburg Historic Homestead

Sunday, October 6, 2019 -
12:00pm to 5:00pm

Taste an assortment of locally-grown apples and cider pressed on-site. The 15th New Jersey Volunteer Infantry, Company B will demonstrate a period encampment. Winterberries Yarn Shop will provide a spinning demonstration and pop up yarn shop. Quilt display, talks on antique clocks and on river-friendly farming, activities for kids including making corn-husk dolls, live music from The Ministers of Apollo performing Irish/English/American music of the 1780s to pre-Civil War era, and lots more. A special art exhibit "Landscapes in Peril" will include work that depicts precious local landscapes, particularly those threatened by a proposed DOT Rock Fall mitigation project through the scenic Delaware Water Gap. The festival is free, rain or shine.

Knitting & Crochet Lessons at Kathy's Kove (Intermediate)

Sunday, October 6, 2019 -
1:00pm to 3:00pm
Sunday, October 13, 2019 -
1:00pm to 3:00pm
Sunday, October 20, 2019 -
1:00pm to 3:00pm
Sunday, October 27, 2019 -
1:00pm to 3:00pm

Gerrie Scioscio of the Warren County Library will teach a 4-week Intermediate class on consecutive Sunday afternoons.

Knitting & Crochet Lessons at Kathy's Kove (Beginner)

Wednesday, October 9, 2019 -
6:30pm to 8:30pm
Wednesday, October 16, 2019 -
6:30pm to 8:30pm
Wednesday, October 23, 2019 -
6:30pm to 8:30pm

Kris Ensiminger of Humdinger Alpacas will teach a three-week Beginner class on consecutive Wednesday evenings. Learn the basics of knit and crochet and bring a finished project home with you.

Yoga For Veterans

Saturday, October 5, 2019 -
10:30am to 11:30am
Saturday, November 2, 2019 -
10:30am to 11:30am
Saturday, December 7, 2019 -
10:30am to 11:30am

Calling all Veteran Warriors! Yoga For Veterans is back as The Farm In Harmony and M-Power Yoga  team up to offer this program. Do you find your gears spinning all day? This will help you slow it down, reset and recharge. Free for veterans & their significant others; Community/non-veterans are welcome for a  $10 to be donated to Veteran causes.