The temperature is dropping, and before you know it, we’ll have snow on the ground, but that doesn’t mean you need to stay home! We’ve compiled a full list of indoor and outdoor activities to keep you and your family having fun all Winter long. So, make a cup of hot chocolate and read on!
Learn How to Code at Code Ninjas – Midland Park
Learn valuable coding skills through game-based curriculum!
Rock Climbing at Gravity Vault – Upper Saddle River
A rock-climbing gym that welcomes both novices and experts of the sport to take advantage of our top rope walls and 100+ bouldering problems!
Mini Golf at Monster Mini Golf – Paramus
Monster Mini Golf is 18 holes of Indoor Glow-In-The-Dark miniature golf with 2 private party rooms and an arcade filled with redemption games for kids of all ages! It’s not scary, it’s fun! Check out the new mini bowling alley! 2 lanes 33 foot long!
Indoor Skydiving at iFLY – Paramus
Gear up and experience the sensation of flying in our state-of-the-art vertical wind tunnels.
Bring your tot in to run, jump, play ball, burn off some energy and have fun on our amazing newly renovated 12,000 square foot open turf field. We provide all of the games and equipment, like various balls (of all shapes and sizes), hula hoops, mats to climb on, obstacle courses and more! We employ a fun staff that loves Toddlers! The perfect pairing.
Open Play at NJ Swingsets – Midland Park
Rain, shine or anytime – come play on our swingsets! Best for children ages 2-9! Days and times vary so be sure to visit the website.
Open Play at Mom n Tot Spot – Englewood
Mom n Tot Spot offers a safe, fun indoor play space for toddlers birth to 5 years old, along with mommy and me classes and moms’ workshops!
Open Play at Billy Beez – West Nyack, Palisades Center
The ultimate indoor play space located conveniently at Palisades Center. Check the website for days/times.
Call to learn more about open play times.
Catch Air – Nanuet
Walk in play pricing starts at $14.99 plus tax.
Autobahn Speed Way – West Nyack
Indoor gokarting for kids and axe throwing for adults, all under one roof!
Reservations recommended, use this link to book.
New City Bowl + Batting Cages – New City
Check out the latest specials and deals here.
Visit them on Instagram for more information.
HEAD OUT FOR ICE SKATING, SNOW TUBING, A LIGHT SHOW & MORE!
Bergen County’s Winter Wonderland, the seasonal family destination, has returned to Van Saun Park in Paramus with a season that begins Friday, November 25th. It includes Kids Activities, Carousel, Food Trucks, Beginner Rink, Ice Skating, Bergen Express Train Ride and more.
SEE A SHOW, VISIT THE AQUARIUM OR HAVE FUN WITH LEGOS!
Spend the day at LEGOLAND Discovery Center – East Rutherford
Come explore an indoor Winter Wonderland filled with all kinds of LEGO® holiday-themed creations made up of thousands of LEGO bricks. Make awesome LEGO creations, test your ninja skills in the NINJAGO Training Camp, eat at the LEGO Cafe and so much more.
See a holiday show at the Bergen PAC – Englewood
There is no shortage of entertainment at the Bergen PAC, with year-round shows. Check out A Christmas Carol, New Jersey Ballet’s Nutcracker, Capitol Comedy and more.
Check out the lineup of events here.
New Jersey Sea Life Aquarium at American Dream – East Rutherford
Experience the city under the sea at New Jersey SEA LIFE Aquarium! Come face-to-fin with the ocean’s most fascinating creatures in 10+ interactive exhibits themed to New York’s most memorable moments. From breathtaking underwater tunnels to incredible up-close encounters with seahorses, sharks, rays, jellies and more, discover the wonders of the ocean without getting wet.
Brick It Again – Valley Cottage
Lego resale store with fun activities happening all the time! Bonus: they employ people with disabilities.
CUT DOWN YOUR OWN CHRISTMAS TREE
ENJOY THE FOLIAGE AT A NATURE CENTER OR BOTANICAL GARDEN!
Demarest Nature Center – Demarest
Tenafly Nature Center – Tenafly
Flat Rock Brook Nature Center – Englewood
Lorrimer Sanctuary – Franklin Lakes
New Jersey Botanical Garden – Ringwood
James McFaul Environmental Center – Wyckoff
Laurelwood Arboretum – Wayne
The Celery Farm – Allendale
Buttermilk Falls Park – West Nyack
Haverstraw Bay Park – West Haverstraw
Mountainview Nature Park – Nyack
Samuel G. Fisher Environmental Park – Pomona
Trailside Museum + Zoo – Bear Mountain State Park
HAVE A SIP AT A LOCAL BREWRY!
The Alementary – Hackensack
Bolero Snort Brewery – Carlstadt
Brix City Brewing – Little Ferry
Five Dimes Brewery – Westwood
Gearblock Brewing Company – Waldwick
Hackensack Brewing Company – Hackensack
Red Barn Cidery – Congers
Peekskill Brewery – Peekskill
Gentle Giant Brewing – Pearl River
Defiant Brewing – Pearl River
District 96 – New City
Stony Point Brewing – West Haverstraw