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Grab Your Mother and Enjoy a Car Show and Family Walk

Looking for exciting weekend activities and family-friendly fun? You're in the right place.

Grab Your Mother and Enjoy a Car Show and Family Walk

It's Mother's Day weekend, and there's plenty to do with the family and without, from horseback riding and a car show to Friday Night at the Opera and the Special Olympics.

Below is the combination of our weekly pick of weekend activities and our Grab & Go Kids Planner, offering both fun weekend activities and great family-friendly fun at the same time.

Here are this week's picks:


When/Where: 
Saturday from noon to 3 p.m. at the  parking lot.
Why Go: 
Food, music, prizes and your vote counts!
Pricing: 
Free


When/Where: 
Friday at the  Bernards  Township Library at 7:30 p.m.
Why Go:
  This marvelous production will satisfy both those who are tired of the standard operatic repertory, and those who prefer not to venture too far from it.
Pricing: Free 


When/Where: 
Saturday at the .
Why Go: 
Manga giveaways and friends ... a great combo!  Test out your own artistic skills and create your own comic book drawing.
Pricing: 
Free 


When/Where: 
Sunday at the  from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Why Go: 
Treat Mom to a relaxing walk-only ride through the beautiful trails of the stables. The family can join her if she lets you!
Pricing: $25 for FLSS members; $30 for non-members; preregistration necessary 


Where/When: 
At 8 p.m. on Friday at the  in Morristown.
Why Go: 
Because, if you’re looking for a laugh, this showcase of up and coming stand-up talent could do the trick.
Pricing: 
$25

GRAB & GO KIDS PLANNER


When/Where: 
Saturday at  in Bridgewater at 9 a.m.
Why Go: 
Run, walk or just come out and enjoy the day while supporting Breast Cancer programs.
Pricing: 
$15 with advanced registration; $20 on day of event; children's events are free


When/Where:  
Saturday at  from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Why Go: 
Cheer on these wonderful athletes! Volunteer your support and win much more than a trophy.
Pricing: 
Free


When/Where: 
Daily through June 10 at the  from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Why Go: 
Check out the bright colors of the poison dart frogs and learn about reptiles and amphibians from around the world.
Pricing: 
Free

 or a 
When/Where: 
Saturday at  Home Depot and/or  Lowes. Check event details to see if you are able to surprise mom with both! 
Why Go: 
A  gift for Mom made with love and your own two hands.
Pricing: 
Free


Where/When: 
From 10:15 a.m. to 12 p.m. at  in Morris Township on Saturday.
Why Go: 
Because this ride will be educational. Participants will learn about Charles Foster and his methods, crops and equipment in the early 20th century. Pre-registration required by calling 973-326-7645.

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