This weekend is jam-packed with activities for the whole family to enjoy. Too bad the weather forecast is for rain instead of beautiful fall weather! Don't let it get you down though–you still can go to a show at Paper Mill Playhouse, check out a consignment sale or head down south for a Slovak Festival. Enjoy!

Sept. 15 to Oct. 16th. Disney's Newsies. A musical based on the movie. Paper Mill Playhouse, Millburn. Link here

Sat. and Sun. Fairies and Wizards Family Festival. 12pm to 4pm. Kids can make their own fairy wings or wizard hat. Dress up in your favorite fairy or wizard costume! Camden Children's Garden. Link here.

9/23 (9:30am to 9:30pm); 9/24 (9am to 12:30pm); 1pm to 7pm half price sale: Jersey Kids Consignment Sale. Baby items, toys, DVDs, strollers, high chairs, bedding, clothing, outdoor items, books, etc. Free admission. North Brunswick Firehouse #3. 1470 Cozzens Lane, North Brunswick. Link here


Caps for Sale and The Three Billy Goats. 2pm to 3pm. Classic stories are brought to life. Kaplan JCC on the Palisades, Tenafly. Link here


Fall Family Day. 12pm to 4pm. Hayrides, square dancing, pumpkin painting, carnival games, races, balloon cows, kids crafts, cider pressing and more! The Stickley Museum at Craftsman Farms, Morris Plains. Link here

HarvestFest. Vendors and parade down Broad Street. Bloomfield.

Magician Illusionist Michael Turco. 7pm. Coming from his appearance on America's Got Talent, he will surely wow your family! William Paterson Shea Center for Performing Arts, Wayne. $18 public; $15 children. Link here 

Fall Festival at Weed Orchards. 9am to 5pm. Marlboro, NY. Link here.


Englewood Cliffs Street Fair. 11am to 5pm. Lots of handmade items and large kids area. Hudson Terrace & Clendinen Avenue.

Bergen Bike Tour. 7:30am to 2pm. Benefit for Volunteer Center of Bergen County and Tomorrows Children's Fund. 10, 25, and 50 mile routes for cyclists of all levels. Begins and ends at Darlington Park in Mahwah. Also, a kids ride! Barbeque, clowns, face painting, music, etc. Link here. 

Family Apple Picking. 1pm to 3pm. Jewish-related crafts, story time, apple picking, tastings and more! Wightman's Farm, Morristown. $12/family. Link here

Slovak Festival. 9am to 6pm. Holmdel. Link here

Hoboken Arts and Music Festival. 11am to 6pm. Over 200 artists, crafters, businesses, restaurants, vendors, non-profits and more. Live music and admission is free! Link here

Nyack Septemberfest. 10am to 5pm. Live music, street performers, ethnic foods, etc. Downtown Nyack, NY. Link here