Have family plans for the weekend? Check out these best bets for kids, and add any that you know about to the comments box below.
Where/When: Saddle River Valley Cultural Center, 305 W. Saddle River Road, Upper Saddle River; Saturday Mar. 19 at 1 p.m. or 3 p.m.
Why Go: This show is for families with kids ages three and up and features ventriloquist John Pizzi with his puppet friends with a bit of magic
Pricing: $10 for members, $12 for non-members in advance, $15 at the door
First Day of Spring Nature Hike
Where/When: Palisade Interstate Park Headquarters, Alpine; Sunday Mar. 20 at 11 a.m.
Why Go: This easy four mile hike will take about two hours
Where/When: NJ Children's Museum, 599 Valley Health Plaza, Paramus; Saturday Mar. 19 and Sunday Mar. 20 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Why Go: NJ Children's Museum is celebrating their birthday with princesses, super heroes and other characters along with special guests
Pricing: All activities, character visits and events are including in admission which is $10 plus tax per person
Where/When: Friday, March 18 7 p.m.; Barnes and Noble, Route 17 Paramus
Why Go: Recommended for ages 8 through 12, stop by Barnes and Noble in Paramus for stories, crafts, and an American Girl Doll celebration. Call 201-445-5950 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to reserve a space.
Where/When: Tenafly Nature Center, 313 Hudson Avenue, Tenafly; Saturday Mar. 19 from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Why Go: Families with kids five and older are welcome sit around the campfire to listen to stories, roast marshmellows for s'mores and more
Pricing: $5 for members, $10 for non-members