Outdoor movies, music, meditation, drinks and more! Here are our picks for fun things to do in Hunterdon County this weekend. Trying to fit in as much as you can before summer ends. Be sure to check out our End-of-Summer Bucket List ideas here.
Disney’s Aladdin Jr. at Music Mountain Theatre
When: Friday, August 9 and Saturday, August 10 at 11 a.m and 1 p.m.
Where: 1483 RT 179, Lambertville
Does the recently released Disney live-action film Aladdin have your family walking around humming “Friend Like Me”? Come see another adaption of the beloved tale … on stage! Enjoy new thrills, expanded characters, new songs and old favorites. Purchase tickets here.
Wine & Music at Old York Cellars Winery
When: Friday, August 9 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.; Saturday, August 10 from 12 p.m. to 7 p.m. and Sunday, August 11 from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Where: 80 Old York Road, Ringoes
Pack a picnic and a blanket or chair. Old York Cellars Winery will provide the rest – live music, a fully stocked wine bar and ice cold wine slushies. Sit back and relax! Tickets are $5 on Friday nights, free on Saturday and Sunday.
Dive-In Movie Night at HealthQuest of Hunterdon: Frozen
When: Friday, August 9 from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Where: 310 RT-31 N, Flemington
The fun begins at 6 p.m. with activities, open swim and complimentary popcorn. At sundown, watch the movie Frozen on an awesome 22-foot inflatable movie screen! This event is free for Swim Club Members and $10 for Swim Club Guests.
Flemington Corn, Tomato and Beer Festival
When: Saturday, August 10 from noon to 8 p.m.
Where: 4 Stangl Road, Flemington
For foodie and beer-lovers, this family-friendly event will feature an expansive micro-brewery beer garden, live music, great food from local restaurants, and family entertainment. Rain date Aug. 11.
Nature Meditation Tour at Hunterdon County Parks
When: Sunday, August 11 from 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.
Where: Point Mountain Reservation, 80 Point Mountain Road (Lebanon Township),
Reconnect to the beauty of nature and to your own inner peace during this exploration of parks in the northern section of Hunterdon County. Each session includes a silent hike with pauses for guided mediation along the way. Bring a towel or mat to sit on. This guided tour is led by Lisa Perry and costs $16 per session. (Teens and adults only.) Pre-registration is required.