Meet your 2016 Hunterdon County Movers & Shakers: Judith Gold


Each year, we ask locals to nominate Hunterdon County’s most influential people - men and women who are shaping the community, influencing their industries, and making a difference. Dozens of amazing stories were submitted about passionate and committed locals. At Hunterdon Happening, we salute all those who wake up every morning with the intention of leaving the [...]

Hunterdon Land Trust Hosts Seminar on Deferred Giving


The Hunterdon Land Trust will host a free seminar on deferred giving and how anyone can create a legacy for the causes they support while providing themselves with a steady stream of income and tax benefits. James J. Chesterton Jr. of Brighton Financial Planning will discuss options for deferred giving including bequests, gift annuities, charitable [...]

12th Annual Flemington Opa


Credit: Hunterdon County's own Greek festival - the Opa Festival -will be held  Sept. 9-11, 2016 at St. Anna Greek Orthodox Church, Flemington.  This is west Central Jersey's big cultural family event, featuring authentic Greek food, shopping, fun, and entertainment. Recently voted the "Best Foodie Event" in Hunterdon on the Happening List, the festival [...]

Flemington Corn & Tomato Festival 2016


The Corn & Tomato Festival, hosted by the Flemington Business Improvement District (BID) and the Flemington Restaurant Association (FRA), is a back on August 21, 2016! The true farm to table event highlights Hunterdon County's local agriculture with the fresh produce creatively prepared by our local restaurants. In addition to the great local fare, local farms [...]

Hunterdon County World Music Day


Hunterdon County World Music Day will arrive in Flemington on October 1st. From 10am to 5pm at Deer Path Park, this free family friendly music festival will feature music from around the world. Four different venues around the 104-acre park will hold performances, interactive workshops, and jam sessions. World Music Day will also host a variety of food vendors as [...]

Bike the Wine Trail of Hunterdon County


35 beautiful miles of rolling terrain throughout Hunterdon County. On Saturday August 20, 2016, begin your local wine journey at The Historical and beautiful land mark, Main Street Manor, where you'll enjoy a light breakfast of fresh cut fruits, squeezed juices and variety of carbs and bike check. Then, roll out on a guided tour [...]

Sala Night Returns to Flemington


On Saturday, July 16th from 4pm to 10pm , you're invited to party & dance as "Main Street (in Flemington) turns into one Super-sized dance floor!" The atmosphere, the fun, and the dancing are FREE, and all proceeds will benefit the Hunterdon Helpline, a 24-hour helpline answering the needs of at-risk populations trying to navigate the system [...]

Hunterdon Parks Music Under the Stars


Hunterdon County's 40th Anniversary of Music Under the Stars celebration will feature local talents beginning each Thursday at Deer Path Park in Flemington next to the Hunterdon County YMCA facility. Shows began 7:00 pm and ran until approximately 9:00 pm. Deer Path Park offers incredible vistas, especially at sunset, for spectators to enjoy. The park also [...]

Flemington Police to “Ticket” Kids For Bike Safety with #SafeSummer Program


Charlton Swingle is the first kid to get "ticketed" for safe bicycling in town Heads up, Flemington kids! Flemington police officers are ticketing children this summer - for wearing their helmets! Children spotted wearing their helmets while bicycling, skateboarding, or rollerblading will be "ticketed" by local police. The tickets are gift cards for [...]