Music, movies, yoga, ice cream and more! Here’s what’s happening in Hunterdon County this weekend. (Of course, we encourage you to make decisions that fit your family’s situation and follow safety guidelines.)
Find even more things to do this season by checking out our 2020 Hunterdon County Summer Guide. (Tip: We’ll be updating it as more things open up, so you’ll want to bookmark that page!)
If you’re specifically looking for things to do with kids, take a look at THIS list.
And if you’re on the hunt for date ideas, read THIS article.
Clinton’s Come Together Friday Night Music Festival
When: Friday, August 14 from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Where: Main Street, Clinton
This annual summer event has been slowly adding more festivities since their late start this year. Grab a friend and bring a lawn chair. Many of the local restaurants and shops also have specials going on during the Festivals. There is unlimited free parking at the Community Center on Halsted Street and behind the Municipal Building on Lehigh Street.
Free Yoga in the Borough Park
When: Saturday, August 15 from 8 a.m. to 9:15 a.m.
Where: Court Street Park, Park Avenue & Court Street, Flemington
Participate in a free outdoor yoga class led by Honor Yoga every Saturday in August. BYO mat, mask and water bottle.
Chill out on Main Street in Flemington
When: Saturday, August 15 from noon to 4 p.m.
Where: Main Street, Flemington
Giant penguins have taken over Flemington’s Main Street! Take a picture with them and visit local businesses on Saturday afternoons in August and enter to win a $300 gift certificate package. Many of the local restaurants, cafes and markets will be offering specially priced iced and frozen treats to help you beat the summer heat. You’ll also want to check out the new outdoor patio areas.
Free Ice Cream Social at Samuel Fleming House Museum & Gardens
When: Saturday, August 15 from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Where: 5 Bonnell Street, Flemington
The Friends of Fleming Castle will be scooping out ice cream in the garden at the Samuel Fleming House in Flemington, NJ for their community. All are welcome, bring your family and friends and don’t forget to wear your mask.
Ride the Hunterdon Flyer from Black River & Western Railroad
When: Saturday, August 15 at 2 p.m. and 4:30 p.m.
Where: Stangl Road & State Route 12, Flemington
Black River & Western Railroad reopened last weekend! Enjoy an extended length excursion all the way from Flemington to Bowne and back. Features a stop at Bowne Station to stretch your legs and enjoy the scenery. Book tickets and read about the new safety procedures HERE.
SPONGE 25th Anniversary Tour of Rotting Pinata at Artie’s Bar and Grille
When: Saturday, August 15 at 5:30 p.m.
Where: 1121 State Route 12, Frenchtown
Outdoor show celebrating 25 years of SPONGE’s album Rotting Pinata. Special guests include: Sister Salvation, Defiant, The Next Great American Nothing, and Audiobox. Tickets are $20 in advance or $23 at the door. Purchase tickets HERE.
Listen to Live Music at Red Mill
When: Saturday, August 15 from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Where: 56 Main Street, Clinton
Summer Concerts in the Quarry are back at Red Mill. Enjoy free, live music outside. (Any donations go right to the museum.) Bring a picnic, BYOB. Snacks and water will be for sale. This Saturday’s performer is Grace Morrison.
Watch The Big Lebowski at The Acme Carpool Cinema
When: Saturday, August 15 at 8 p.m.
Where: Behind Robust Wealth, 204 N. Union Street, Lambertville
Watch a screening of The Big Lebowski from the comfort of your car. Movie starts at 8:45 p.m. Plus, there will be live music by Justin Pope from 8 to 8:30. Purchase tickets and read guidelines via THIS LINK. There are only 35 car spots. Tickets are $35 per car.