Polar Bear Plunge, Hoboken Ski Club, Free New Year’s Hike in NJ This Week


The weekend is here and if you’re looking for a fun activity this weekend or during the upcoming week, here is a list of events happening Dec. 30 to Jan. 5. If you have an upcoming event to share, email with “Community Events” in the subject line.

Farmers Market
Saturday, Dec. 31 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Stangl Factory
Stangl Road and Mine Street

First Night Ocean County
Saturday, Dec. 31 from noon to 5 p.m.
Along the Boardwalk
Seaside Heights

Billy Elliot The Musical
Saturday, Dec. 31 at 2 p.m.
Mercer County Community College
1200 Old Trenton Road
West Windsor

First Night in Morristown
Saturday, Dec. 31 at 4:45 p.m.
Morristown Green
North Park Place and West Park Place

Worship Service for Special Needs Families
Sunday, Jan. 1 at 9 a.m.
Christ Episcopal Church
369 Sandshore Road
Mount Olive

Free New Year’s Hike
Sunday, Jan. 1 from 10 a.m. to noon
Round Valley Recreation Area
1220 Lebanon-Stanton Road

Asbury Park Polar Plunge
Sunday, Jan. 1 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Convention Hall
1300 Ocean Ave.
Asbury Park

Morris County Winter Farmer’s Market
Sunday, Jan. 1 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Alexander Hamilton School
24 Mills St.

Atlantic City Polar Bear Plunge
Sunday, Jan. 1 from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
1133 Boardwalk
Atlantic City

Polar Bear Plunge
Saturday, Jan. 1 at 11 a.m.
Outside Resorts Casino Hotel
Atlantic City

Fire & Ice: Food Trucks & Fireworks
Sunday, Jan. 1 from noon to 6 p.m.
Tuckerton Seaport
120 West Main St.

Polar Bear Plunge
Sunday, Jan. 1 at noon
Outside Resorts Casino Hotel
Atlantic City

Christmas Light Show
Sunday, Jan. 1 from 4:30 to 10 p.m.
Skylands Park
94 Championship Place in Augusta

Holiday Light Show on the Lake
Sunday, Jan. 1 at 6 p.m.
Historic Smithville/Village Greene
Route 9 and Moss Mill Road in Smithville

Affordable Care Act Assistance
Monday, Jan. 2 from 3 to 8 p.m.
Elizabeth Public Library
11 South Broad St.

Bus Trip to Longwood Gardens
Tuesday, Jan. 3 at noon
Ramada Inn
2216 West Landis Ave.

Hoboken Ski Club
Tuesday, Jan. 3 at 8:30 p.m.
City Bistro
56 14th St.

Authortalks: David Bianculli
Wednesday, Jan. 4 from 4 to 5:30 p.m.
Rutgers Alexander Library
169 College Ave.
New Brunswick

Project Ready
Thursday, Jan. 5 from 9:30 a.m. to noon
St. Joseph’s Social Service Center
118 Division St.

Glaucoma Awareness
Thursday, Jan. 5 at 7 p.m.
Summit Medical Group
1 Diamond Hill Road
Berkeley Heights