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The cotsen children's library presents a new virtual escape room...The Discovery Museum: A Famous Scientist Virtual Escape Room https://sites.google.com/view/thediscoverymuseum/home
Come play at Princeton Playspace’s state-of-the art indoor playground – the best in Central New Jersey! It’s 5,000 square feet of fun for children and adults! We pride ourselves on our cleanliness and friendliness! Princeton Playsapce was designed to support your child’s development every step of the way. We have activities ranging from active play to pretend play in order to keep your children entertained all day. This includes a jungle gym, pretend town, train table, construction area, infant/toddler area and more! In the words of Albert Einstein, "play is the highest form of research".
Family FUNdraiser Scavenger Hunt to benefit non-profit MOVE OVER BREAST CANCER. All proceeds go to local women fighting breast cancer! Purchase a ticket by making a donation - Minimum donation $20.00. Your ticket will give you access to a set of destination clues in downtown Princeton to decode. Once you have decoded each clue you will set off to the destination to find the "treasure". Take a photo of yourself standing next to the "treasure". Upload the photo to the @Moveoverbreastcancer Facebook page and tag the place of business where you found the "treasure". Do this for every destination clue. By 6pm all of your photos must be posted to the @Moveoverbreastcancer Facebook page and the business must be tagged. Everyone who completes the hunt, uploads and tags properly and completely will be entered into a random prize drawing. (Rain date Sunday October 18, 2020)
For your family’s health & safety, FallFest will look a little different this year. We’re going back to basics with loads of old fashioned family fun: wagon rides to the pumpkin patch, apple picking in our apple orchard, and pick your own sunflowers + a sunflower stroll. The kids can cruise around our re-designed SBF 500 Tryke Track, play on the Playground, Giant Jumping Pillow, Spider Web, animated Chicken Show & explore our 5 acre Corn Maze. All included in the price of admission! We also have Gem Mining for an extra fee. Timed tickets must be purchased in advance HERE.
Join our new Saturday Kids Adventure time with Open Gym, STEAM, Arts & Crafts and bring a lunch/snack. We will provide all the materials for cool projects such as slime, play-dough, rocket building, bridge building, magic tricks and more.
Join us on any or all Family Fun Fall Weekends to experience the joy of fall on our farm. All entry to farm on Cold Soil Road, including winery & farm store, must be purchased in advance with online timed admission tickets HERE. Visiting our barnyard of animals, adventure barn, Hay Bale Maze, Pony rides, pumpkin picking & painting, pedal tractors, and exploring the Farm Trail are some of the delights that await you each weekend. Have fun at the hippity hop corral and duck races. Enjoy the live music from noon - 4pm, take in the fresh air and open space of the farm. Walk among the sunflowers on the sunflower trail and wind your way through the corn stalk maze.
We’ve been working hard to plan a safe and fun fall experience for everyone. We’ll still be offering many of your favorite activities – apple picking, pumpkin picking, our interactive corn maze, hayrides, pedal karts – just in a socially distanced manner. Our Fall Festival Weekends includes 35+ activities including Hayrides, Corn Maze, Singing Chicken Show, Farm Animals, Pumpkin Checkers, Rubber Duck Races, Kiddie Coral, Pedal Karts, Straw Jump, Barnyard Mini Golfand more, as well as access to our apple orchard and pumpkin fields. Additional fee for Corn Cannon, Pumpkin Blaster and Pony Rides.
Palmer Square & McCarter Theatre Present: Fall Music on the Square Enjoy musical entertainment all throughout October! Whether you’re shopping around town or dining on the Square this fall, the streets will come alive with the favorite songs you love!
Open play for 12 months to 13 years old.
Celebrate el Día de los Muertos with the Arts Council of Princeton! Join us for socially-distanced, outdoor workshops to learn about the traditional folk arts associated with this culturally rich holiday.
October 10 - Papel Picado & Paper Flowers
October 17 - Nichos and Calaveras
October 24 - Sugar Skulls
November 7 - Day of the Dead Traditions for Child & Caregiver
Prepared for a touch of the eccentric? Steeled against a chill up your corset? Then join us for a walking tour with a murderous twist! Homicide and Hauntings Tours at 4, 5, 6, 7 & 8pm. All ages welcome. Children ages 14 and younger must be accompanied by an adult.
The Railroad offers a safe place for families to enjoy all the fun and excitement of Halloween. Bring the kids and climb aboard our 45 minute Trick or Treat Excursion. Children of all ages are encouraged to come dressed in their favorite costumes, helping to add to the train’s already child friendly and festive atmosphere. Enjoy the trip, while participating in the live reading of Spookley the Square Pumpkin. Cheerful, seasonal songs will also be performed by one of the railroad’s musicians. After arriving back in New Hope, passengers will have the opportunity to trick or treat around the station platform for more treats and surprises with our costumed characters! Official railroad trick or treat bags, assorted trinkets, and candy will be handed out both onboard the train as well as at the station!