Fun Stuff to Do in New Jersey
Anyone who knows New Jersey knows that it’s teeming with its own brand of excitement and relaxation. From its iconic beach towns, to its gorgeous forests, to its bustling urban centers the Garden State offers bountiful local flavor and plenty of experiences that align perfectly with Fernway’s ethos of savoring every moment.
Here’s a guide to some choice things to get up to in New Jersey, for those who want to experience the good life. And if you’re looking to make the good life even better with Fernway products, good news – we’re available all across New Jersey. Also, we have to say it: remember while exploring to also respect local regulations and communities. Embrace Jersey. Happy travels!
1. Beach Days At The Jersey Shore
The Jersey Shore, with its iconic boardwalks and beaches, is a must-visit. Destinations like Cape May, Long Beach Island, or the lively Asbury Park offer relaxation and excitement in equal doses. Savor the moment chilling on the beach with a cooler of your favorite canned drinks (glass containers aren’t allowed, remember!) or enjoy live music at venues like The Stone Pony. More info on Jersey Shore beaches can be found here.
2. Delicious Bites in Hoboken and Jersey City
Just across the Hudson River, Hoboken and Jersey City present a veritable culinary paradise. From waterfront dining with stunning city views at places like Battello in Jersey City to enjoying exceptional pastries from Carlo’s Bakery in Hoboken, these cities are a foodie’s haven. As you explore the culinary delights, remember that nothing goes better with great food like a Fernway. Elevate your dining experiences by visiting our NJ store locator to find a Fernway retailer in the area.
3. The Pine Barrens: A Natural Escape
For outdoor enthusiasts, the Pine Barrens offers over a literal million acres of forested land. It’s an ideal spot for hiking, kayaking, and camping. Absorb the serenity of nature at Wharton State Forest or paddle along the Mullica River. Whether you’re traveling with a group or enjoying the splendor of nature solo, you’ll be guaranteed a gorgeous and memorable trip.
Pine Barrens is also on our list of the best smoke spots in NJ!
4. Discovering Art and Culture in Montclair
Montclair is known for its vibrant arts scene. The Montclair Art Museum showcases an impressive collection of American and Native American art. After immersing yourself in art, enjoy a meal at one of Montclair’s gourmet restaurants like Samba, or browse through its chic boutiques.
5. Sample History & Wine in the Countryside
New Jersey’s countryside is dotted with historic sites and vineyards. Experience the state’s rich history at landmarks like the Revolutionary War’s Monmouth Battlefield. Then, unwind at a local winery like Alba Vineyard, where you can enjoy wine tasting with Instagram-worthy views.
6. Adventure Awaits at Six Flags Great Adventure
Looking for throwback thrills? Hit up Six Flags Great Adventure in Jackson for exhilarating rides and attractions. Experience the adrenaline rush on roller coasters like Kingda Ka or take in the wildlife safari. And if you’ll be partaking before you go, please adventure responsibly.
7. Scenic Strolls and Shopping in Princeton
Princeton, home to (spoiler) Princeton University, boasts gorgeous architecture and lush gardens. Walking through these is like a spa for your spirit. Take a leisurely walk through the university campus, enjoy shopping and dining in the charming downtown area.
8. The Unmissable, Enchanting Grounds for Sculpture
In Hamilton, the Grounds for Sculpture offers a magical blend of art and nature. This 42-acre park features contemporary sculptures amidst beautifully landscaped gardens. It’s a perfect spot for inspiration and tranquility. Have you been looking for a creative second date or friend hang venue? This is the one.
10. Revel in the Festivities at Seasonal Events
New Jersey’s calendar is packed with festivals and events. From the NJ Seafood Festival in Belmar to the Balloon Festival at Solberg Airport, there’s always something exciting happening. And of course, you’ve got Fernway vapes to make them all truly, deeply enjoyable. Keep an eye on New Jersey’s event calendar for the latest happenings.
The fact is that New Jersey rules. With its rich diversity in landscapes and activities, it’s got something for every kind of explorer. Whether you’re seeking thrills at an amusement park, peace in nature, culinary victories, or cultural enrichment, the Garden State has it. Each destination provides a unique opportunity to create unforgettable memories and savor every moment.
So, pack your bags, grab your friends or go solo, and embark on a journey through New Jersey. You’re sure to find not just a place, but a new state of mind.
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