Every year, millions of families tune into the Super Bowl from the comfort of their own homes.

This year, the big game is taking place in New Jersey, and there are plenty of amazing events happening in our state, as well as in New York. From parties, to outdoor celebrations, everyone can feel like they're part of the action when they attend these events.

In case you missed out on getting tickets to the big game, here is a list of Super Bowl 48 events happening in New York and New Jersey that are just as exciting.


Gridiron Glory - The Best of the Pro Football Hall of Fame
Liberty Science Center
Now - March 2nd

See some amazing football artifacts, and get into the game with football themed interactions! This Football Exhibit runs through March 2nd at Liberty Science Center. Visit Liberty Science Center's website for hours of operation, and admission prices.

** On Saturday February 1st, all kids who visit the Liberty Science Center under the age of 19, get in for FREE admission!


Secaucus Winter Blast
Buchmuller Park
Jan. 30th - Feb. 1st

Enjoy games, food, drinks, vendors and more at Secaucus Winter Blast. Tickets are $10.00 per day, or a family four packs can be purchased for $30.00. Visit the website for the full schedule.

Ridgewood Pre-Game Celebration
Various Ridgewood Venues
Jan. 28th - Feb. 1st

The city of Ridgewood is hosting various family friendly events in celebration of the Super Bowl. Check out the calendar of events on the Ridgewood Chamber of Commerce website for a complete schedule.

Jersey City Fashion Week
Pole Position Raceway
January 24th

Watch the Emerging Designer Fashion Show to see the latest styles, and some appearances by NFL Players. Tickets range from $20.00 - $100.00.

Hoboken Huddle
Pier A Park
Jan. 27th - Feb. 2nd

Pier A Park will feature food, activities, and entertainment from January 27th - February 2nd in celebration of the Super Bowl. You can even get a picture with a giant statue of the Roman Numerals for Super Bowl XLVIII. Visit the City of Hoboken's website for more information.

Club PrimeSport Super Bowl Hospitality
The Graycliff
February 2nd at 1:30 pm

Jerry Rice and Tiki Barber are hosting this event which features food, an open bar, entertainment and more. Tickets are $495.00

Celebrity Chef Tailgate Cookoff
The Dragonfly
February 2nd at 11:30 am

Taste food cooked by celebrity chefs at this tailgate cook off at The Dragonfly in Carlstadt. The Dragonfly bar and grill is located close to MetLife Stadium, and shuttles packages are available for Game Day. Tickets start at $485.00. This event is 21+, and proper identification is required for entry.

Super Thursday 2014 - Taste of the Best Wine Extravaganza
Chart House in Weehawken
January 30th from 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Enjoy a night out with a silent auction, live jazz music, food, and celebrity sports guests. General admission to this event is $350.00. A VIP ticket that gives you admission to a VIP Wine Tasting from 6:00 - 7:00 pm is $700.00. Silent auction and a portion of ticket proceeds will benefit The Hope For Children Foundation New Jersey.


Superbowl Boulevard
Broadway Between 34th & 37th Streets
Jan. 29th - Feb 1st
Open from 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Bring the family over to enjoy this giant interactive football exhibit. You'll be able to get autographs from NFL Players, take pictures with the Vince Lombardi Trophy, try to kick a field goal, and more! You must register for a badge to attend. Registration can either be done online, or on site at the event.

Super Bowl Gospel Celebration
The Theater at Madison Square Garden
January 31st at 7:30 pm

Enjoy a night of gospel music and football at the Super Bowl Gospel Celebration. You'll hear performances from Patti LaBelle, The NFL PLAYERS Choir, and more. Tickets range from $45 - $150.

The Legendary Tunnel Party
BB King Blues Club and Grill
January 31st at 11:59 pm

BB King Blues Club and Grill is hosting The Legendary Tunnel Party featuring Funk Flex, Cipha Sounds, DJ Riz, and Big Kap. Tickets to this concert are $25.00 in advance, and $30.00 on the night of.

"The Catch" Game Day Experience
The Edison Ballroom
February 2nd at 4 pm

Don't miss out on this once in a lifetime opportunity to tailgate and watch the Super Bowl with Joe Montana, Dwight Clark, and other retired football players. Tickets are $300 each.

Pro Football Dinner Party
Hornblower Cruise - Leaves from New York Pier 40
January 30th at 6:30 pm

Set sail on a 3 hour dinner cruise on the Hudson. You'll enjoy a delicious dinner, and participate in a meet and greet with Brendon Myers. Tickets are $110.00 per person.

Jets House
Lugo Caffe
January 29th - February 2nd

Enjoy food, drink, meet and greets with Jets players and the Flight Crew, entertainment and more! There are day sessions from 9 am - 3 pm, and night sessions from 6 pm - 1 am. Tickets range from $99.00 - $950.00, and depend on the session you choose to attend.

The Giving Back Fund's Big Game Big Give
Tribeca Rooftop
January 31st from 7:00 - 10:00 pm

Spend an evening out with Alec Baldwin, and other celebrity guests at The Giving Back Fund's Big Game Big Give! Enjoy delicious appetizers, participate in auctions, and view art by artist and sculptor Michael Kalish. Tickets are $1500. 100% of the proceeds will to to charity, and your ticket price is tax deductible to the fullest extent of the law. You must be 21 or over to attend this event, and a Photo ID is required for admission.