South Jersey Family Fun Guide

South Jersey Family Fun Guide
South Jersey Father's Day weekend events are here for you and the whole family!

Dog Tales
Friday June 15: Burlington County Library, Westampton, 3:30 pm
Children of all ages are invited to come to the library to meet Isla, a reading therapy dog. Isla will listen as children read their favorite books to her.

Friday Night Gaming
Friday June 15: Haddon Heights Library, 5-9 pm
Haddon Heights Library transforms their library meeting room into an arcade every Friday night. Children of all ages are welcome to play games from the Xbox One and the Playstation 4.
Fun Golf Instruction Friday
Friday June 15: Ramblewood Country Club, Mount Laurel, 6-8 pm
Open to the public for all ages and skill levels, receive free advice from a golf instructor on chipping or putting. The night includes giveaways, contests, and live music.
LEGO Story Time
Friday June 15: Haddon Heights Library, 3:30-4:30 pm
Parents and children K-6 are welcome to enjoy a story, followed by time for building LEGO masterpieces
Monster Truck Show
Friday June 15-Sunday June 17: Miller Farms, 7 pm (Fri and Sat), 3 pm (Sun)
Loud and crazy monster trucks performing daring stunts. Gates open 2 hours early for a pit party, where you can meet the drivers.
Movies in the Park, Jumanji
Friday June 15: James G. Atkinson Park, Sewell, 8-10 pm
Grab the family, lawn chairs, blankets, and enjoy free movies in the parks all summer, every Friday in Gloucester Township. Movies begin at dusk.

Movie Night, Despicable Me 3
Friday June 15: Veterans Park, Gloucester Township, 7:30-10 pm
Doors open at 7 pm and food and games are available at 7:30 PM. Despicable Me 3 will begin at dusk.

The Roebling Carnival
Friday June 15-Sunday June 17: Nyikita Field, Roebling, 5-10 pm (Fri), 4-11 pm (Sat), 4-10 pm (Sun)
Family fun each day includes rides, games, carnival treats, local favorites like bacon bread, stuffed cabbage and boost, and special performances by youth and local bands.
Challenger Mountain Bike Race
Saturday June 16: Camden County College, Blackwood, 7:30 am-3 pm
The race is part of a series of ten Cross Country races in the Mid-Atlantic Super Series and will be situated on the beautiful grounds of Camden County College. Come out and enjoy the fun atmosphere of this event whether you are a pro bike rider or just a spectator.

Discovery Day
Saturday June 16: Burlington County Historical Society, Burlington, 2-4 pm
Get curious and celebrate science and technology.
Event provides hands-on with science through demos and displays with specialists from around Burlington County: weave with the South Jersey Guild of Spinners and Weavers, buzz with a local beekeeper, dig into archaeology with AECOM, and get up close and personal with the Goat Gang 4H club’s farm animals.

Good Eats Ventnor Food Truck Festival
Saturday June 16: Ski Beach, Ventnor, 11 am-6 pm
Enjoy world cuisine, music from DJ Slice, and fun for the kids. 8 food trucks will line Ski Beach along with retail and craft vendors to provide the ultimate culinary experience. Kids will enjoy attractions including the bounce house and face. Guests over the age of 18 years old can enter our cornhole tournament.
Haddonfield Farmers Market
Saturday June 16: Kings Court, Haddonfield, 8:30 am-1 pm
This season, the Haddonfield Farmers Market will have entertainment and host master gardeners and cook offs. Each week’s offerings are dependent on the growing season, harvests, and availability.

L.L. Bean Starlight Hike
Saturday June 16: Rancocas Nature Center, Westampton, 7-9 pm
Experience a hike on the Rancocas Nature center trails at night. The pace will give you time to take in the beautiful surrounding environment under the stars and discover the fascinating nightlife of nocturnal animals. These walks are for those wanting to experience hiking the Nature Center trails at night
Really Little Residents
Saturday June 16:
 Haddon Heights Library, 10:30-11 am
Haddon Heights Library hosts a weekend story time program every Saturday. Parents and children from birth to four years old are welcome to enjoy stories, singing, and dancing.
South Marlton Story Time
Saturday June 16:
 L.L. Bean, Marlton, 11:30 am-1 pm
During each session, we’ll explore a different nature or outdoor theme, followed by related activities, games or crafts. Recommended for children ages 3-6.
Tropicana’s Free Fireworks Series
Saturday June 16: 2831 Boardwalk, Atlantic City, 10 pm
Light up Atlantic City’s skies with a free spectacular fireworks display. The shows, designed by Fireworks by Grucci, will be displayed from the beachfront and will include intricately designed scenes and vivid effects.

Saturday June 16: Mount Holly Township Police Department, 11 am-3 pm
Dozens of trucks of ALL shapes and sizes and commercial uses will make their way to Mount Holly Township once more for our 2nd Annual Touch-A-Truck. All are welcome to come out to explore, ask questions and take pictures of the “ins” and “outs” of all the vehicles on display. The first hour of the event from 11 am-12 pm, no sirens will be blown for our guests who want to enjoy the event without sirens or horns.

To see our extensive listing of South Jersey events, including local community events, programs at your local libraries, nightlife, fairs and festivals, plays, and many more, check out our Events Calendar here. Have an event that you want listed in our events calendar? Add your event here.

If you want to add an upcoming weekend event, you can also e-mail us directly at and we’ll be sure to include it in next week’s list!

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