Updated for 2019!
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
Spring Break Drop-In Crafts: Kids are invited to make a variety of crafts at Museum of Early Trades and Crafts. The event takes place on April 9-11 and 16-18.
Harry Potter Weekend: On April 13-14 enjoy Harry Potter themed building challenges and STEM activities at Genius Gems in Millburn. Activities are included with general admission.
Easter and Springtime Family Festival: Enjoy a fun-filled family day on April 13-22 (closed April 21) at Alstede Farms.
Spring Break at Sahara Sam’s: Splash, slide and swim this spring break at Sahara Sam’s Indoor Water Park April 13-28 10am-7pm.
Spring Break at Diggerland: Ride and drive real construction vehicles this spring break at Diggerland USA. The park opens March 17 and will be open each day of spring break April 13-28 11am-6pm.
Spring Break Ninja Camp: Take the kids to Skylands Ninja Warrior for spring break this year for obstacle training, agility training, nerf battles, games and more! The camp takes place April 15-18 and April 22-25.
Spring Break Camp: April 15-19, 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 15-19 from 9am-4pm at the Turtle Back Zoo.
Spring Break Camp: Kids can explore Cora Hartshorn Aboretum and Bird Sanctuary for spring break April 15-19. Participants will learn about plants, animals and more!
Spring Break at Six Flags Great Adventure: From April 19-28, 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.
Easter STEM Activities: Celebrate Easter with exciting STEM activities at Genius Gems April 20-21 9am-6pm. Reservations are recommended.
Dino Day: Travel back in time and learn all about dinosaurs on April 27 11am-4pm at Morris Museum.
Witches and Wizards Festival: On April 27 11am-6pm, enjoy a day full of magic at The Shoppes at Lafayette. Activities include arts and crafts, photo booth, costume contest and more!
Spring Crafts: Get crafty at Michaels 10am-12pm and 1pm-3pm. (Dates vary by store.)