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Take a Ride to Help Cancer Research

This weekend features many special events, as well as a jazz festival and more.


When/Where:
From 7:30 to 9 p.m. on Thursday at the in Warren.
Why Go:
The Music Under the Stars series continues with the sounds of the British '60s and '70s. Bring your picnic dinner and blanket and enjoy the music of Simon & Garfunkel, The Beatles, James Taylor, and more. Cunningham infuses finger-style guitar method to help soothe, relax and reminisce.
Pricing:
Free. 


When/Where:
From 4:30 to 5 p.m. Thursday at in Warren Township.
Why Go:
For children ages 8-12 to move their bodies and develop proper exercise patterns to keep them strong and injury free.
Pricing:
Free introductory session.


Where/When:
 From noon to 10 p.m. on Thursday through Sunday at the .
Why Go:
Because you can bring your family out for a great weekend of rides, food, games and great times with neighbors.
Pricing:
 $5 per person; $10 four-day pass.


Where/When:
Starting at at 9 a.m. on Saturday, March 12 and trekking 20 miles through Harding and Chatham, then back to Morristown.
Why Go:
Because you’d like a workout to start your Saturday morning, or because the weather is warming up. Rain or snow cancels.
Pricing: Free.


Where/When:
 From 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday at Railroad Plaza and Fairmont Avenue in Chatham.
Why Go:
To get some of the best Jersey Fresh produce, Jersey Shore seafood, pasture-raised meat, poultry and eggs, honey, baked goods, fresh mozzarella, specialty prepared foods of all kinds, and more. The market will also have cooking demonstrations.
Pricing:
Bring your wallet.


When/Where:
From 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday at Great Swamp National Wildlife Refuge in Basking Ridge.
Why Go:
To welcome the fall season with a festival of exhibits, guided nature walks, crafts, and wildlife. Kids will enjoy exploring the grand opening of the new Nature Detective Trail while adults can rummage through used books and a wide variety of nature themed items for sale.
Pricing:
Free admission.


When/Where:
From 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday at in Basking Ridge.
Why Go:
To help raise funds for this award-winning band and drive off shining.
Pricing:
Donations gratefully accepted. 


When/Where:
From 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. on Saturday at in Basking Ridge.
Why Go:
Celebrate family ties and fun. Amusements and activities for all ages. Pony and train rides, crafts and music, all help to create family memories .
Pricing:
Free admission.


When/Where:
From 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. on Saturday at Leonard J. Buck Garden in Far Hills.
Why Go:
To save money on soil amendments and fertilizer while joining the green movement. Get ready to get dirty and learn to enrich your garden soil and protect the environment.
Pricing:
$12 per person. Registration required.


When/Where:
From 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday at in Warren Township.
Why Go:
To cycle for proceeds to benefit cutting-edge research and programs at The Cancer Institute of New Jersey. Be a "Virtual Rider" and help raise funds without participating in the picturesque 40 or 80 mile route. Either way, you help pedal towards a cure.
Pricing:
Donations gratefully accepted. Registration required.


When/Where:
From 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Saturday at in Bridgewater. Check event status in case of rain.
Why Go:
Come see the country's top show dogs compete for the coveted title of Best In Show. A variety of vendors and the opportunity to see different breeds up close and speak with knowledgeable owners and breeders make this event perfect for "man's best friend" and owners.
Pricing:
Free admission.  


When/Where:
From 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. on Saturday at the Adult Day Center in Bridgewater.
Why Go:
Because local residents are invited to bring their whole family to enjoy fun activities, massages, and fitness demonstrations while learning options of on how to live a healthy life. Somerset Patriots mascot, Sparkee, will be on hand to join in the fun of contests and prizes.
Pricing:
Free admission.


When/Where:
At noon Sunday at in Liberty Corner.
Why Go:
To witness and honor the dedication of the fire company's 9/11 Memorial intended to memorialize the sacrifice of the 343 firefighters of the Fire Department of the City of New York who lost their lives on that day. A piece of steel from the Twin Towers is incorporated into the monument. Mayor John Malay will be the keynote speaker. 
Pricing:
Free. 


When/Where:
From 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Sunday at in Warren Township.
Why Go:
To check out a wide variety of antique, classic, race cars, and motorcycles. Don't miss the Cub Scout Pinewood Derby.
Pricing:
Free admission.


When/Where:
At 9 a.m. Sunday at the 9/11 Heroes Memorial at the in Warren Township.
Why Go:
To honor the heroes who made the ultimate sacrifice on 9/11 and find comfort among neighbors and a nation.
Pricing:
Free.


When/Where:
From 1 to 6 p.m. on Sunday at the Somerset County Court House Green.
Why Go:
Because over 30 artists will entertain you with the smooth sounds of Jazz. An array of affordable artwork and crafts as well as delicious food and beverages will be available. Help support our troops by donating personal care items for Operation Shoebox being collected at the JazzFest.
Pricing:
Free admission.

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