Winter carnivals galore! A great way to get rid of cabin fever 🙂 Have a great weekend!


WRAM Show 2013. Fri: 10am to 4:30pm; Sat: 10am to 5pm; Sun: 10am to 4pm. Learn about radio-controlled models: planes, helicopters, boats and cars. Racetracks, boat pond, flight simulators, etc. will be available. Great fun! Free for kids 5 and under; $3 ages 6 to 11; $12 adults. Meadowlands Expo Center, Secaucus. Link here.

NJ Idol 2013. Fri/Sat: 8pm. Watch the semifinal performances and judging of this vocal competition for ages 15 to 29yrs. $15. Watchung Arts Center, Watchung. Link here.

Mardi Gras. Sat/Sun 10am to 6pm. Make masks, parade, and beads for all! NJ Children’s Museum, Paramus. Link here.

International Polar Bear Day. 10am to 5pm. Learn more about polar bears and what to do to help preserve them. Jenkinson’s Aquarium, Pt. Pleasant Beach. Link here.


4th Annual Leonia Winter Craft Fair. 11am to 4pm. NJ’s top handmade crafters and gourmet food vendors. No admission! American Legion Post, Leonia. Link here.

Winter Carnival. 12pm. Support Team Mount Peter and the Avon Breast Cancer Walk. Games, Duck Pond, Elephant trunk, Balloon Darts, Dice Game, Sand Art, Water Balloon Toss, Obstacle Course, etc. Mount Peter, Warwick, NY. Link here.

Shawnee Winter Carnival Day. Demos, ice sculptor, vendors, products sampling, giveaways, outdoor bbq and more! Shawnee Mountain Ski Area. Link here.

Maple Sugaring. 12:30pm to 3pm. Discover history of syrup making, check tapped trees and boil down sap to make maple syrup. Tenafly Nature Center, Tenafly. Link here.

JCC Purim Carnival. 1pm to 4pm. Moon bounce, train ride, double slide, characters, popcorn, cotton candy and treats. Games and rides tickets sold on $20 cards. Link here.