We rounded up the best things to do in Bergen County and beyond on our weekend PLAYlist!
Sponsored Post: Get yourself and your family in the holiday spirit with this NJ tradition of the 20th Anniversary production of the Nunnbetter Dance Theatre production of The Nutcracker. Get lost with Clara and her Nutcracker in the Land of Sweets and encounter the tiniest of Angels, an army of Mice, elegant dancers from far off lands, and of course, the Sugar Plum Fairy. Performances will be held at the Bergen County Academies on Friday, December 7th, Saturday, December 8th and December 9th. Reserved ticket prices range from $17 - $30. Discounted rates are available for local school groups, scout troops, local senior centers and more. Click here to purchase your tickets or, call 201.385.9638 for group information and rates. (For more information about Nunnbetter Dance Theatre, visit their website)
Events Not To Miss:
What: New Moms Circle
What: Winter Hayrides & Santa
Why: A week of Hanukkah festivities, from menorah making to a pop-up light museum.
When: Monday December 3-Friday December 7, events times throughout the week, rsvp to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Where: JCC of NNJ, 605 Pascack Rd., Washington Township
Why: Get ready for the ho-ho-holidays with a pic with Santa.
When: Through December 24, 10 am-9:30 pm Monday-Saturday, 11 am-7 pm Sunday
Where: Palisades Center, East Court Level 1, 1000 Palisades Center Dr., West Nyack
What: Christmas Light Show
Why: Model trains make their way through Lower Manhattan, from the Brooklyn Bridge to Rockefeller Center in this huge display.
When: Now through Monday January 21, 10 am-6 pm Tuesdays-Sundays, weekends: kids/$18, adults/$30, weekdays: kids/$10, adults/$23
Where: New York Botanical Garden, 2900 Southern Boulevard, Bronx
Why: Lace up the skates for a cool family day on the rink.
When: Now through March 3, check website for session times, $5
Where: Bear Mountain Ice Rink, Route 9W N, Bear Mountain
What: Comedy Night
What: Princess Breakfast