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Wings and Wheels Expo. Sat/Sun: 9am to 5pm (4pm on Sun.). WWII airplaines, helicopters, historic and modern airplanes, vintage and contemporary show cars and live entertainment. For kids, there’ll be the Batmobile and Green Hornet cars! Free off-site parking. $15 adults; $8 children. Teterboro Airport. Link here.

North Jersey DARE Carnival. Thur/Fri: 5pm to 10pm; Sat/Sun: 5pm to 10pm. Rides, games, petting zoo and a beautiful lighted ferris wheel! Proceeds support DARE NJ. $10 unlimited ride wristband on Thurs. Free admission and free parking. New Overpeck Park, Ridgefield Park. Link here.

Juneteenth Festival. Thur 5pm to 10pm; Fri: 5pm to 11pm; Sat: 11am to 11pm; Sun: 12pm to 9pm. Parade at the monument on Sat at 10am. Wristband Saturday: pay one price and ride all day noon to 6pm. Supports the Int’l Association of Black Professional Firefighters. Depot Square, Englewood. Link here.

Civil War Weekend with the 2nd Rhode Island Volunteers. 1pm to 4pm. The RI Volunteers will stage their annual Civil War encampment. Special activities for children at the Education Center. The Hermitage Museum, Ho Ho Kus. Link here.

25th Spring Fine Arts and Crafts. 10am to 5pm. Over 160 juried professional artists, photographers, and craft artisans will be selling their work. Brookdale Park, Bloomfield. Link here.

Disney’s The Little Mermaid. May 29 to June 30th. Paper Mill Playhouse, Millburn. $34 to $105. Link here.


Cadets Drum Corps Step Off Performance. 10 time World Champion Cadets Drum Corps perform the music of Samuel Barber. $15; Children under 12yrs free. Northern Highlands High School, Allendale. Link here.

Father’s Day Event. 12pm to 2pm. Build a Lego Police Car together and take it home! Toys R Us. Link here.

Nature Story Time. 11:30am to 12:15pm. For kids ages 3 to 7yrs and their parents. Tenafly Nature Center. Link here.

Norwood Carnival. Thurs thru Sat. 6pm to 10pm. Wristband night is Thursday, June 13.  Ride all night for just $25. Saturday, June 15 features a DJ spinning all night and a Tae Kwon Do demonstration at 6pm. Special booths every night including Face Painting, Glitter Tattoos, Ball Toss, a Dunk Tank featuring local coaches, teachers and officials, and more! 200 Summit Street, Norwood.

Emerson Town Celebration. 5pm to 10pm. Field games of kickball, wiffle ball and home run derby will be played from 5pm to 9pm, a classic rock concert featuring Mystery Train starts at 7pm and fireworks display will be at 9pm. Bring lawn chairs, picnic blankets and refreshments! Benkovic Field and Hillman Field. Emerson.

Aladdin Jr. 1pm. (Also, Friday at 7pm). A young cast (ages 7 to 14yrs) present a favorite Disney tale. $12. Highlands Regional Playhouse, Allendale. Link here.

Non-Bergen County Events

Advanced Auto Parts Monster Jam. 16 of the most popular Monster Jam trucks will battle it out in racing and freestyle competitions. MetLife Stadium, East Rutherford. Link here.

Eco Cruise. 6pm to 8pm. Take a ride on the Hackensack River with Dad. Hackensak River Keeper, Secaucus. Link here.

Fun at Yogi Berra Stadium: NY/NJ Comets Pro Softball. 7pm. Pro softball game where you can get post game autographs and pictures. $12/ticket. Yogi Berra Stadium, Little Falls. Link here.

Freckleface Strawberry The Musical. 11am and 12pm (one hour shows). This musical, based on the book by Julianne Moore teaches a wonderful lesson about loving the skin you are in. Alexander Kasser Theatre, Montclair. Link here.

Historic Baseball Game. 1pm. The museum will commemorate the first baseball game in Hoboken with a reenactment. Dobbelaar Baseball Field, Hoboken. Link here.


World of Wings. 10am to 6pm. Free admission for Dad! Teaneck. Link here.

Father’s Day. 10am to 6pm. Make a special craft for Dad! Field Station Dinosaurs, Secaucus. Link here.

Westwood’s Dad Dash. 8:45am. 5K run at 9am, family mile walk at 10am. Awards given to top 3 male and female overall. Proceeds benefit the Sgt. Christopher Hrbek Scholarship Fund. $22 for 5K online; $25 on race day. Family mile run is $5 per person to max of $25/family. Westvale Park, Westwood. Link here.

12th Annual Father’s Day Overpeck Preserve Regatta. 9am to 12pm. Gil Hawkins will provide a floating tour and history of the Overpeck Preserve restoration project. Bring your own canoe or kayak or register to rent one from the Hackensack Riverkeeper (first come, first served). $15/pp rentals, children under 7 are free. Donations of $15 are recommended. Lake Overpeck, Ridgefield Park. Call 917-662-9285 for more info.

Father’s Day Walk. 1pm to 3pm. Nonmembers $5. Tenafly Nature Center. Link here.

Father’s Day Cruise on the Hudson. 12pm and 7pm. Board the Spirit of NJ and enjoy a bountiful buffet, DJ, and wonderful views! $34 to $69. Lincoln Harbor Marina, Weehawken. Link here.

Essex County

Nutley Father’s Day Street Fair & Craft Show. Crafter’s corner, vendors, food, live entertainment, games, climbing wall, and more! Franklin Ave, Nutley. Link here.

Father’s Day Breakfast & Craft. 10am to 11am. Enjoy bagels, juice and coffee then a Father’s Day card craft. $14.99/child; $12.99/adult. Imagine That Museum, Florham Park. Link here.