Craft Fair, Wine Festival Happening Around Bergen This Weekend
A roundup of what's going on in Bergen County this weekend.
Wondering what to do this weekend? Below are the top picks you and your family can enjoy around Bergen County.
Check back Friday for a guide to local Teaneck events.
1. 2nd Annual American Girl Fashion Show Model Search
Where/When: Friday and Saturday, 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.; The Shops at Riverside, 390 Hackensack Avenue Hackensack
Why Go: The American Girl Fashion Show benefits the Joseph M. Sanzari Children’s Hospital. The show is recommended for children 6 and up.
2. Kid's Class: Back to School Snacktivities
Where/When: Friday 4 p.m.; Edgewater Whole Foods, 905 River Road Edgewater
Why Go: Looking for ideas on what to pack in those lunch boxes or quick bites for after school? Kids will be making sandwich kabobs. Everyone will receive a free mini lunch bag to take their snacks home in.
3. Pajama Laser Bounce
Where/When: Friday 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.; Screamin Parties, 651 Route 17 South, Paramus
Why Go: Plan a dinner out before dropping the kids off for some bouncing fun. Pajamas are optional.
Pricing: $13 per child
4. Hawaiian Night
Where/When: Saturday 7 p.m.; Hasbrouck Heights Elks, 128 Baldwin Avenue Hasbrouck Heights
Why Go: Eat a full course Hawaiian dinner!
5. The Keys to Successful Breastfeeding
Where/When: Saturday 10 a.m.; Palisades Medical Center, 7600 River Road North Bergen
Why Go: Learn more about breastfeeding including skin-to-skin, supply and demand, positioning, pumping, Dad's role and community resources.
Pricing: $25 per couple
6. Play: Rent
Where/When: Saturday 2 p.m. and 8 p.m., and Sunday 8 p.m.; Fair Lawn Community Center, 10-10 20th Street Fair Lawn (201) 794-5372
Why Go: Watch this emotional tale about a community of young artists who celebrate life while struggling to fight AIDS.
Pricing: $20 per adult ticket
7. Annual Outdoor Craft Fair
Where/When: Saturday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; The Hermitage, 335 N Franklin Turnpike Ho-Ho-Kus
Why Go: See amazing crafters under the trees on the historic grounds of The Hermitage.
Pricing: Admission is $4 per person ($3.50 with a coupon)
8. Outdoor Fitness Boot Camp
Where/When: Saturday 7:30 a.m., Tenafly Nature Center, 313 Hudson Avenue Tenafly
Why Go: Exercising outdoors can invigorate your routine and expand your horizons.
Pricing: Call Coach Patrick at (201) 247-9501
9. NJ Wine Festival
Where/When: Saturday noon to 4 p.m.; Demarest Farms, 244 Wierimus Rd, Hillsdale
Why Go: Sample New Jersey’s award-winning wineries and listen to three live bands. Admission includes a wine tasting glass, sampling of wines from all ten wineries and admission to all three band performances.
Pricing: $10 per person
10. Paddle Day on Lake Tappan
Where/When: Saturday 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.; Lake Tappan, Washington Avenue Old Tappan
Why Go: Enjoy a day of paddling on Lake Tappan. You can rent a canoe or kayak, or bring your own.
11. New Jersey Swim to Fight Cancer Fundraiser
Where/When: Saturday 6 a.m. to 8 a.m.; Municipal Pool, 390 Doremus Ave, Glen Rock
Why Go: The event will include live music, raffle, prizes, food and guest speakers. Individuals and teams may participate in a 1/2 Mile, 1 Mile, or Relay swim.
Pricing: All swimmers should raise a $100 donation
12. Maywood Street Fair
Where/When: Sunday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; West Pleasant Avenue, Maywood
Why Go: Watch as Pleasant Avenue turns into a pedestrian shopping area with shopping, food and inflatables for children.
13. Edgewater Antique & Flea Market
Where/When: Sunday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; 115 River Road Parking Lot, Edgewater
Why Go: You never know what treasures you’ll find at this amazing antique and flea market.
14. Derby Day
Where/When: Sunday 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.; Bergen Town Center Parking Lot, Rt 4 East Paramus
Why Go: This is a fun-filled event for the family featuring the Pinewood Derby, Raingutter Regatta, Cubmobile Derby and the Bottle Rocket Derby.