Jul 30, 2014

Get Out: Restaurant Week, Egg Hunts, a Benefit Concert and Fitness

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Get Out: Restaurant Week, Egg Hunts, a Benefit Concert and Fitness

It’s Thursday, and you’ve got no idea what you’ll do for the weekend.

Patch is coming to the rescue. We’ve got the best bets for your done-work-outta-here time. Check our picks for the activities to hit.


at , 6-9 p.m., 116 N Main St., Hightstown.


New Brunswick Restaurant Week, featuring 27 downtown New Brunswick restaurants that will be offering special discount promotions or prix-fixe menus. Visit NewBrunswick.com for more information, menus and participating restaurants.


Healthy Kids Day, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.  , 329 Culver Road, Monmouth Junction, and from 1-3:30 p.m. at Princeton Family YMCA Athletic Fields in Princeton. Enjoy a day of health and fitness for the family with moon bounces, and free family nutrition information and health screenings.

Benefit concert for Japan by area musicians, 3 p.m., Nassau Presbyterian Church, 61 Nassau Street, Princeton. Musical program will include works by Beethoven, Brahms, Bruch, Corigliano, Piazzolla, Schubert and Takemitsu. Donations will benefit the Japan Relief Fund – Princeton Japanese Association.

, , Milford Road and Etra Road, East Windsor. The egg hunt is for kids pre-K through grade 5. There will be lots of candy, prizes and fun! Free: No fee or registration, just bring an Easter basket or bag.

Oscar Wilde’s , 8 p.m., Rider Theatre at , 2083 Lawrenceville Road, Lawrence Township. Tickets: $20 adults and $10 students/seniors. Reduced admission of $10 adults and $5 students/seniors (general admission) available only at the door.


, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., Hightstown First Aid building, 168 Bank Street, Hightstown. Orange juice, scrambled eggs, home fries, waffles, cereal, bagels, coffee cakes, toast, tea, coffee, and milk will be offered. Children can make crafts and visit with the bunny. Tickets: Adults $5.00 in advance, $7.00 at the door, Children 6 and under $3.00 in advance and $5.00 at the door.

Unite Half Marathon, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Rutgers University, New Brunswick. Register on-site on Saturday, March 16 at the Expo – limited spots are available. This 13.1-mile run goes through the Rutgers Campus, featuring live bands. Run past the newly renovated football stadium and end the race on College Avenue. Spectators are also welcome. The Unite Half Marathon is co-sponsored by Rutgers Recreation. Check out unite.cgiracing.com for registration fees.

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