Looking for something to do this weekend? Big Joe’s got you covered. Check out our complete list of great events and fun things do right here in the great Garden State!


BURLINGTON COUNTY


Winter Bird Exploration

Join the count! Meet outside of the General Store at 8:30 am for a walk around the village, trails and into the bogs to look and listen for the many types of birds that call Whitesbog Home. No reservation required, free event for all ages.

Date: February 4th, 2017 - February 5th, 2017
Location: Historic Whitesbog Village
120 W. Whitesbog Rd., Browns Mills, NJ 08015


CAPE MAY COUNTY


Cape May Lewes Ferry Beer Pairing Dinner with Cold Spring Brewery

Looking to tempt your taste buds? The Ferry has partnered with local craft breweries to host five-course dinners with special menus. Every dinner has a unique menu and unique beer pairings. Brewery representatives will be on-hand to discuss the various beer styles offered. Due to limited capacity, reservations are required. 5:30 pm. To reserve your spot, please contact our Customer Service Department from 8:30 am - 4:30 pm daily. Cost: $59/person including beer, food, tax, and gratuities.

Date: February 3rd, 2017
Location: Cape May Lewes Ferry
1200 Lincoln Blvd., Cape May, NJ 08204


CUMBERLAND COUNTY


Mid-Winter Antique Show

This show attracts over 30 quality dealers and hundreds of visitors from the Mid-Atlantic region. Located in the WheatonArts Event Center, attendees explore a wide selection of antique furniture, books, ceramics, glass, jewelry, linens, memorabilia, paper, toys, pottery, primitives, and vintage accessories. Show hours: Saturday – WheatonArts Members Preview: 9:30 am. General Public: 10 am - 5 pm; Sunday - 10 am - 4 pm. Admission is $5 per person. (Age 5 and under are free) Food and refreshments will be available for purchase in the Event Center from Top Shelf Mobile Cuisine. The Museum Stores will be open both days of the show.

Date: February 4th, 2017 - February 5th, 2017
Location: Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
1000 Village Dr., Millville, NJ 08332


HUNTERDON COUNTY


Hot Sauce Weekend

Looking for some unique hot sauce options for your Superbowl snacking? We've got two one-of-a-kind hand made sauces that will really spice up your dips! Stop in for complimentary samples and to pick up a bottle of our Honey Expresso Chili Sauce made from the raw honey collected on the vineyards, and Blueberry Malbec Hot Sauce made with our award winning Malbec. From Noon to 5 pm. Regular wine tasting is $7 per person over age 21.

Date: February 4th, 2017 - February 5th, 2017
Location: Old York Cellars Winery
80 Old York Rd., Ringoes, NJ 08551


MERCER COUNTY


Black Comedy: No Tears, Just Politics

Join the Arts Council of Princeton for "Black Comedy: No Tears, Just Politics", a unique Black History Month event that will showcase how African American comedy is not just about getting laughs, but has historically been a vital form of politically engaged commentary on American society. The event will feature NYC comic actor Grant Cooper and Dr. Lindsey Swindall. Time: 8 pm. Tickets: $15 general, $10 for ACP members, students, and seniors. Tickets available online at or call.

Date: February 3rd, 2017
Location: Paul Robeson Center for the Arts
102 Witherspoon St., Princeton, NJ 08542


MORRIS COUNTY


The Piano Men A Tribute to Elton John & Billy Joel

The Piano Men treat you to the excitement that only Billy Joel and Elton John in concert together can create! Broadway veterans Craig A. Meyer and Donnie Kehr perform the music of these two superstars, accompanied by amazingly talented backup singers and "The Rocket Band" of all-star musicians!

Date: February 3rd, 2017
Location: Mayo Performing Arts Center
100 South St., Morristown, NJ 07960


OCEAN COUNTY


13th Annual Super 'Plunge' Sunday

Join us for the13th annual ocean plunge on Super Bowl Sunday! Do you have what it takes to brace the icy cold Atlantic Ocean in February? Save the date and meet us on the 48th Street Beach in Brant Beach and be home in time for the big game. Pre-registration is required.

Date: February 5th, 2017
Location: St. Francis Community Center
4700 Long Beach Blvd., Long Beach Township, NJ 08008


PASSAIC COUNTY


Distinguished Poets Series

Come to the Poetry Reading and Award Ceremony for the winners of the 2016 Allen Ginsberg Poetry Awards. Winners: First Prize: Ann Clark (Dexter, NY) and Annie Lanzillotto (Yonkers, NY); Second Prize: Lynne McEniry (Morristown, NJ); and Third Prize: Maxine Susman (Princeton, NJ). For further information, contact Maria Mazziotti Gillan, Executive Director, Poetry Center at Passaic County Community College.

Date: February 4th, 2017
Location: Hamilton Club Building
32 Church St., Paterson, NJ 07505

Penguin Pace

Run the icicles off your feet for this pre-season run on the Saturday before the Big Football Game. The faster you run, the faster you can get to the Indoor Hot Cocoa Party!

Date: February 4th, 2017
Location: Packanack Lake Community Church
120 Lake Drive E., Wayne, NJ 07470


WARREN COUNTY


Superbowl Appetizers

The average football fan eats a day's worth of calories during the game! Stop in to taste some reduced calorie versions of popular tidbits paired with our wines. Take home the recipes for Sunday night! Admission $5 includes wine tasting, appetizers & gift glass to keep.

Date: February 4th, 2017 - February 5th, 2017
Location: Villa Milagro Vineyards
33 Rte. 627, Philipsburg, NJ 08865

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