The Tenafly Nature Center, Leola and More

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The Tenafly Nature Center is again in the lineup for this weekend.  If you’re wondering why this Nature Center is so often in my posts, it’s because nearly every weekend something big is happening there.  In addition to the Tenafly Nature Center, we have 5 other events for you. Leola at Bergen County Players Spring Cleanup Help Antique & Collectible Show Maple Sugaring Crafty Critters Full Moon Hike Musical Concert…

Happy Lunar New Year and More

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Happy Lunar New Year at the Garden State Plaza highlights Bergen County happenings this week.  We have quite a wide variety of events this week. Don’t forget about Bergen County’s sponsored options.  Winter Wonderland has bumper car slots available so far along with open skate times.  The Couty’s ski resort, Campgaw Mountain, is open all winter too.  Meanwhile, here’s what we have this week for you: Happy Lunar New Year…

Live Theater Is Happening This Weekend

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Live theater is happening this weekend in a major way.  This is because we have 2 local performing arts theater productions plus 1 high school musical.  In case you’re wondering, I have to tell you that our high school theatrical productions are outstanding. Although Bergen County is next to Manhattan’s Broadway Theater District, we have our own very active community theater presence.  You’ll also find strong support for youngsters wanting…

Early January Is Busy

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Early January is Busy Early January is busy here in Bergen County.  I’ll bet you didn’t expect anything happening right after the holidays.  We do have 4 things to do plus the start of the Ridgewood Restaurant Week.  If you’ve ever been to Ridgewood’s restaurants you’ll understand why this is a big event. Campgaw Mountain  OK, I know this isn’t an event BUT I wanted to make you aware of…

Bergen County and The Surrounding Area

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Bergen County and the surrounding area have a very varied group of events this weekend.  Because of our location, we are uniquely positioned to find fun both within itself and less than 1 hour away. This coming weekend we have 7 events for you.  They range from celebrating the birth of the US movie industry to a modern award winning PBS Documentary film maker.  Here’s what’s happening this weekend: Barrymore…

From Christmas to Hannukah

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From Christmas to Hannukah is what we we have this weekend starting with an improv comedy night on Thursday.  There is most definitely something for everyone this week. Town Tree Lightings Most towns in Bergen County are having Christmas tree lightings this week.  Please call your town hall to check to see when yours is happening.  Some like Englewood had theirs this past Saturday but the majority start tomorrow, Wednesday,…

Model Train Shows Are Happening

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Model Train Shows Are Still Popular Model train shows are happening in Bergen County and the surrounding area.  This is because Christmas and model trains go together.  When I was a child, a model train set circling a Christmas tree was nearly an obsession.  Model trains are still extremely popular even though AI and video games have replaced so much.  They’re also no longer just a Christmas thing too. Train…

Winter Wonderland & More This Weekend

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  Winter Wonderland and the December holiday season are here!  Santa Claus arrived at the spectacular Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade yesterday in New York City.  Today is that shopper’s paradise known as Black Friday.  Shoppers are out in force because of all the special Black Friday deals.  I was amazed at all the people already at the malls while I was watching CBS New York and Squawk Box at 6…

Santa Claus Is Coming To Town

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Santa Claus is coming to town this weekend.  Photos with Santa is springing up at all our major shopping malls.  The biggest event of them all will be Friday night.  New York Yankees fans are in for a treat too because one of their legends will be on hand. Do you like historical re-enactments?  There’s a big one this weekend because it’s the anniversary of Washington’s Retreat.  Since Thanksgiving is…

6 Fun Things To Do

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6 Fun Things To Do Here are 6 fun things to do for you this weekend in Bergen County.  They’re quite a varied group and, as a result, there’s definitely something for everyone.  So here’s what Bergen County has for you – Let It Glow is Back! Let it Glow at the Bergen County Zoo is back.  This amazing display of huge holiday lanterns is something you don’t want to…