How are you spending the last weekend of 2019? Here are a few ideas! You can always find even more fun things to do by visiting our Event Calendar. Looking for things to do with the kids over their break? Check out this list. And if you’re looking for ways to spend New Year’s Eve, be sure to check out our New Year’s Eve Guide.

Black River & Western Railroad’s North Pole Express

When: Friday, December 27 and Saturday, December 28 at 2:30 p.m. and 5 p.m.
Where: Flemington Station, 80 Stangl Road, Flemington

BR&W’s North Pole Express is the perfect way to get the entire family into the Christmas spirit! Ride the train with Santa’s elves, meet Santa Claus, enjoy hot cocoa and cookies, and get your face painted at North Pole Station. All trains depart Flemington Station. The two-hour ride includes a gift from Santa’s sleigh and a free photo strip print (additional 4 x 6 photos available for purchase). For more information click here or call (908) 782-6622.

Friday Night DJ Skate at Flemington Ice Arena

When: Friday, December 27 from 7:45 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Where: 426 Case Boulevard, Flemington

Get out of the house and enjoy ice skating and music!

Smooth Band Orchestra at The Rail at Readington

When: Saturday, December 28 at 9:30 p.m.
Where: 157 Main Street, Whitehouse Station

It’s the last Saturday night of the year! (And decade!) Put on those dancing shoes and enjoy the Best of Mo Town and all your favorite dance songs. No cover charge.

Black River & Western Railroad’s Cabin Fever Special

When: Sunday, December 29 at 12 p.m. and 2 p.m.
Where: Flemington Station, 80 Stangl Road, Flemington

Get out of the house and enjoy a ride in a cozy coach. There will be a stop at Ringoes for cookies and hot cocoa, included in the price of your ticket! Tickets: Age 3-11 $12. Age 12+ $15. Additional $1.50 service fee on all tickets. Guests under age 3 ride FREE, no ticket required. All departures are round-trip. Purchase tickets here.

Burning Bowl Ceremony at Unity Spiritual Center

When: Sunday, December 29 from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.
Where: 453 Bellwood Avenue, Asbury

Get ready for a fresh start to the New Year with the Burning Bowl Ceremony! You’ll have the opportunity to write down and throw into the fire that which no longer serves, such as limiting beliefs, unforgiving attitudes, regrets, or old & unwanted conditions or events in your life. Then, with a clean page, write goals, and aspirations for 2020. A cleansing and refreshing way to end and begin a year! Led by Rev. Carmela Vuoso-Murphy. All are welcome for fellowship after the service. Love offering donations gratefully accepted.For more information, visit the website or call 908-730-8792.

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