A rainy Memorial Day in NJ is no problem: Indoor summer fun
The forecast for Memorial Day isn't looking too promising with a tropical rainstorm moving in. However, we shouldn't let the rainy weather dampen our spirits or put a wet blanket on the fun!
Luckily, the shore has plenty of indoor places available that are worth a visit! Here are a few ideas:
Sky Zone gives kids a chance to get their energy out with plenty of jumping fun, including an open jump, a SkySlam court, Ultimate Dodgeball and the Foam Zone.
Summer hours are noon to 9 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays, noon to 10 p.m. Fridays, 10 a.m. to 11 p.m. Saturdays and 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Sundays.
Admission: $16 for an hour; $10 Toddler Town. Located at the Seaview Square Mall, 2355, Route 66, Ocean. Call 732-200-4344.
Had your heart set on the boardwalk, but got washed out? All the fun is inside at Freehold's iPlay America! iPlay has rides, laser tag, crane games, arcade games and concerts! There are a few new things this year, including a spinning roller coaster and a rope course!
Open Mondays through Thursdays from 3 p.m. to 11 p.m.; Fridays 10 a.m. to 11 p.m. and 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Sundays.
Located at 110 Schnack Road, Freehold. Call 732-577-8200.
Sure, ice skating isn't very summer-like, but it's indoors and a great way to burn off all of that barbecue you ate this weekend. Plus, they do have laser tag!
Located at 1215 Wykcoff Road, Wall. 732-919-7070.
Are you a pinball wizard? There's a great way to find out! The Silverball Museum has 200 machines, including the new "Wizard of Oz" game.
Extended Memorial Day hours! Open on Sunday from 10 a.m. to 1 a.m. and Monday from 10 a.m. to 11 p.m.
Located on the Asbury Park Boardwalk, 1000 Ocean Avenue, Asbury Park. 732-774-4994.
The ultimate destination for gamers, with plenty to win at the redemption center. Skeeball, slots, and more! Celebrating 60 years!
Located on the Seaside Heights Boardwalk, 315 Boardwalk, Seaside Heights. 732-793-1323.
When all else fails, hit the movie theater! The theater has comfy reclining chars, too! Lots to see this weekend, including "X-Men: Apocolypse", "Alice Through the Looking Glass", "The Angry Birds Movie", "Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising", "Captain America: Civil War", and for the grownups, "Money Monster".
Check the website for showtimes!
Located in the Monmouth Mall, Route 35, Eatontown. 732-935-0789