Are you looking for fun and exciting brain boosting activities for your kids to enjoy this spring break?
Of course your answer is YES! After reviewing what NJ has to offer families this spring break, we have put together a list of some wonderful educational programs your kids will LOVE! It is so important for kids to continue to be exposed to educational experiences when they are not in school. Here are some events that are so fun that kids won’t even realize they are learning!
Brain Boosting Spring Break Events
Easter and Springtime Family Festival: Enjoy a fun-filled family day on April 1 – April 23, 2017 (closed April 16) at Alstede Farms.
Explore the Farm Wagon Ride: Take a scenic wagon ride with the family around Fosterfield’s Living Historical Farm on April 2, 2016 10:15am-12pm.
Spring Break at Diggerland: Ride and drive real construction vehicles this spring break at Diggerland USA. The park opens March 18, 2017 and will be open each day of spring break April 8-23, 2017 11am-6pm.
Dino Day: Travel back in time and learn all about dinosaurs on April 8, 2017 11am-4pm at Morris Museum.
Dino and Bug Day: Celebrate dinosaurs and bugs this spring break at the Camden Children’s Garden on April 8 and 9 1pm-4pm. This event includes a planting activity, digging for fossils in the Dino Garden, crafts and more.
Spring Break at Six Flags Great Adventure: From April 8-17, 2017, Great Adventure will be open much to the delight of kids all over New Jersey. The park will be open 10:30am-8pm each day.
Special Spring Break Photo Scavenger Hunt: Get outside and explore nature as a family on April 8-April 23, 2017 9am-3pm at Frelinghuysen Arboretum.
Beauty Beastly Books: Discovery Theatre Presents shows on April 8, 11, 13, 18, 19 and 20 at 2pm-2:45pm at Garden State Discovery Museum.
Once Upon a Myth: Families can explore the MythBusters Exhibition at Liberty Science Center from April 8-19 to find the truth behind common myths and beliefs. On April 8, guests can witness the Rapunzel Challenge when a prince (aka stuntman) attempts to climb Rapunzel’s hair.
Junior Night Training: On April 10-12 and 19-20, can enjoy FREE knight training before their show at Medieval Times ( 5pm for 4/10-12 and 4/19; 7pm show on 4/20). The first 50 kids are accepted and they must be between the ages of 5-12.
Spring Break Camp: April 10-14, kids can learn all about nature at Tenafly Nature Center. What a fun way to celebrate spring break!
Spring Break Mini Camp: Learn about some amazing animals on April 10-14 from 9am-4pm at the Turtle Back Zoo.
Spring Break Crafts: Kids are invited to make a variety of crafts at Museum of Early Trades and Crafts. The event takes place on April 11-14 11am-3pm.
Spring MAKE Camp: Get crafty at Michaels April 17-21 10am-12pm.
Little Chef Camp: Get cookin’ on April 17 10am-12pm at Chef It Up in Mount Olive.
Junior Chef Camp: Get cookin’ on April 17 1pm-3pm at Chef It Up in Mount Olive.
Astro Day: Explore the world of space on April 29 11am-4pm at Morris Museum.
Matisse Spring Family Day: Explore the world of art on April 30, 2017 1pm-4pm at Montclair Art Museum.
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