We rounded up the best things to do in Bergen County and beyond on our weekend PLAYlist!
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Events Not to Miss:
What: We Create Together at Paramus Library
Why: Create a Winter Wreath at this fun activity date.
When: Friday, January 5, 4pm, FREE, Pre-Registration required
Where: Paramus Library, 116 East Century Road
Why: Meet the friendly monster and enjoy the free play.
When: Friday, January 5, 3:30 - 5:30 p.m., Ages 12m-6 years old, $28
Where: 316 Kinderkamack Rd., Westwood
Why: Learn how wildlife survives the bitter cold.
When: Saturday, January 6, 3 - 4 p.m., $10
Where: 313 Hudson Ave., Tenafly
Why: Your pre-schoolers chance to enjoy this awesome trampoline park.
When: Saturdays & Sundays, 9-10 a.m., $10
Where: 80 Commerce Dr., Allendale
Why: The place to be if you’re a toddler.
When: Saturdays, 10:15 a.m. (babies through 23 months) & 11 a.m. (2 years through Pre-K), FREE
Where: 100 Ridge Rd., Mahwah
What: Movie screening of Sing
Why: Watch Sing to benefit United for Puerto Rico charity for hurrican relief.
When: Sunday, January 7, 10am, $12 (includes ticket, popcorn and drink)
Where: Ridgewood Bow Tie Theaters
What: Tubing at Campgaw
Why: Ride down a snowy hill and have a wintery blast.
When: Open daily, check the website for schedule, $21- $26
Where: 200 Campgaw Rd., Mahwah
What: Millionaire’s Row Hike
Why: A historical hike with a breathtaking view.
When: Sunday, January 7, 1-3 p.m., FREE
If you’re heading out of Bergen:
What: Mountain Creek Ski and Snowboard Lesson
Why: Grab some free coaching out on the slopes.
When: Friday, January 5, 10 a.m. for Skiers & 1 p.m. for Snowboarders, FREE
Where: Red Tail Lodge Rental Shop, Vernon
What: Ice Castles
Why: If you're looking for a winter weekend getaway w the kids, look no further. Over an acre of frozen ice walls, tunnels, towers, and archways that would make Elsa proud are waiting for you in New Hampshire.
When: Now thru Saturday, February 3, Ages 4-11/$9.95, Ages 12+/$13.95
Where: 64 Railroad St., Lincoln, NH
Why: Mickey and his friends dazzle on the ice.
When: Now through Sunday, January 7, Tickets starts at $13
Where: Prudential Center, Newark
What: Pinkalicious the Musical
Why: Find out what happens if you eat too many pink cupcakes at this fun live show.
When: Sunday, January 7, 1:30 p.m. & 4:30 p.m., Tickets starts at $12
Where: The Mayo Performing Arts Center, Morristown
Why: Your last chance to check out this awesome train show.
When: Now through January 7, Black Friday and weekend hours/1 - 5 p.m., Adults/$6, Kids are FREE
Where: 575 High Mountain Rd., North Haledon
Why: Ice skate at the iconic skating rink, do some holiday shopping, and eat tasty delights at this open air market.
When: Now through March 4
Where: Between Fifth and Sixth Avenues, 40th and 42nd Streets, NYC
Why: A magical wonderland featuring hundreds of toy trains, figurines, and miniature models.
When: Now through February 25, Ages 5-13/$6, Teens/$ 13, Adults/$21
Where: New-York Historical Society, 170 Central Park West, NYC
Why: The Island of Sodor comes to Jerz.
When: Now through May 2018
Where: Liberty Science Center
Why: A winter wonderland across 250 acres with an expansive model train show, kids activities, live music and more.
When: Now through Monday, January 15, Ages 2-12/$18, Adults/$30
Where: Bronx, NY
Why: Trekkies, step into the shoes of a newly minted cadet in the 26th century at this interactive exhibition.
When: Now through May 28, 2018
Where: Liberty Science Center, Jersey City
What: Dinosaur Time Trek
Why: Dino-fans travel to pre-history for a experience like no other.
When: Saturday, January 13 through Monday, January 15, $14.00 - $19.00
Where: Meadowlands Expo Center, Secaucus
Why: Because 2-For-1 tickets is music to our ears.
When: Tickets on sale Friday, January 5 for shows Tuesday, January 16 thru Sunday, February 4
Why: Learn how to make a healthy pizza at this fun drop-off class.
When: Monday, January 15, 12 - 1:30 p.m., Ages 5-12, $15
Where: 700 Lawlins Rd., Wyckoff
Why: Do it for #thegram and get yourself to this ultimate foodie event with selfie stations, photo ops, master classes, cocktails, and more.
When: Saturday, January 13 & Sunday, January 14, 10 a.m. - 7 p.m., $20-$45
Where: Level 1 adjacent to Westfield Concierge