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Events Not To Miss:
Looking for SPOOKY fun for your tween, teen or little one? Check out our roundup of favorite haunts this season.
What: Bergen County Fair and Harvest Festival
Why: Farm vendors, crafts and live music.
When: Thursday, September 27th through Sunday September, 29th, 10am to 5pm
Where: Overpeck Park, 199 Challenger Rd., Ridgefield Park
What: Sacred Heart Haworth Carnival
Why: Rides, games, cotton candy and more.
When: Thursday, September 27th through Sunday September, 29th, check website for times
Where: 102 Park Street, Haworth
What: Saddle River Carnival
Why: Ferris Wheel, Spinner, Mini-Coaster and more fun.
When: Friday, Sept 27th and Saturday, Sept 28th
Where: 97 E. Allendale Rd., Saddle River
What: Octonauts Live at Garden State Plaza!
Why: Calling all Captain Barnacle and Kwazii fans, check out this fun LIVE show!
When: Friday, September 27th, 3pm and 5pm
Where: Macys Upper Level, One Garden State Plaza, Paramus
What: 48th Annual ECC Country Fair
Why: Games, food, music, pony rides, and more family fun
When: Saturday, September 28th, 10am to 4pm
Where: Wyckoff Municipal Field, Wyckoff
What: Retro Fitness Tenafly’s Fitness Event to benefit Englewood Hospital Breast Care Center
Why: Sweat for good. $20 for 3 classes + awesome swag.
When: Saturday, September 28th, 7am to 2pm, $20 for 3 classes at Impetus Fitness, plus giveaways, Pheel workoutwear and Bar Necessity.
Where: Retro Fitness Tenafly, 103N Summit Street, Tenafly
What: Sneakah Boutique Grand Opening
Why: Grand opening for flag-ship boutique with the latest shoes styles and retro-sneakers, live music from Hot 97s DJ Wallah, food, and family fun
When: Saturday, September 28th, 1:00pm
Where: 1522 Teaneck Rd., Teaneck, NJ
What: Unilever’s Making Strides for a Billion Better Lives 5k Run/Walk
Why: Proceeds benefit the boys and girls club of Lodi/Hackensack
When: Saturday, September 28th, 9am, tickets $25
Where: Palisades Park, Englewood Cliffs
What: 10th Annual Blauvelt Lions Applefest
Why: Apple pastries, jewelry tables, pony rides and inflatables.
When: Sunday, September 29th, 10am to 5pm (rain date October 6th, 10am to 5pm)
Where: Flywheel Park, Ash Street, Piermont, NY
What: National Hunting and Fishing Day on Congers Lake
Why: Fly fishing demonstrations and instruction, meet real hunting dogs, make a cane fishing pole, wilderness survival tips, rain or shine!
When: Saturday, September 28th, 9am to 3pm
Where: Congers Lake Memorial Park, 6 Gilchrest Rd., Congers, NY
If you’re heading over the bridge.….
What: AKC Meet the Breeds
Why: Watch the dogs have their day. Trust us, it’s the cat’s meow.
When: Saturday, September 28th and Sunday, September 29th, 10am to 5pm
Where: Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, 655 W 34th St., NYC
What: Jungle Jack Hanna: Into the Wild at Bergen PAC
Why: Live animals in Bergen. Yup.
When: October 5th, 4pm, tickets start at $29
Where: Bergen PAC, Van Brundt Street, Englewood