5 Favorite Things In and Around Madison, NJ: 1/19 - 1/25

Check out some of our fantastic local talent, as well as some imported fun this week! Lots to do indoors to keep you and your family happy and entertained!


The Little Mermaid

January 19-21, 26-28, times vary

Pebble Players, Summit

In a magical underwater kingdom, the beautiful young mermaid, Ariel, longs to leave her ocean home – and her fins – behind and live in the world above. But first, she'll have to defy her father, King Triton, make a deal with the evil sea witch, Ursula, and convince the handsome Prince Eric that she's the girl whose enchanting voice he's been seeking. 

Experience the magic of this first ever Pebble Players production specifically featuring actors ages 9-14.

Tickets $12 for kids, $20 adults



Recycled Percussion

Saturday, January 20 @ 3 pm

Mayo Performing Arts Center, Morristown

Finalists on "America’s Got Talent," Recycled Percussion is more than just a drumming show. Recycled Percussion rocks the house with talent and creativity in a dynamic high-energy audience interactive experience filled with comedy, music, amazing staging, and, of course – brilliant drumming.

Tickets $29 - $59


Suds & Bubbles: Soap Making for Kids

Sunday, January 21 @ 1 pm

Frelinghuysen Arboretum, Morristown

Enjoy some squeaky clean fun! Learn the soap making process long ago and today, and use natural and herbal ingredients to design and create simple bar soaps to take home.

Preregistration recommended; walk-ins welcome.

$5 per child



New Jersey Youth Chorus

Sunday, January 21 @ 3 pm

Mayo Performing Arts Center, Morristown

The heart of NJYC's mission is providing exceptional choral music education and performance experiences while fostering expression, artistry and growth of its members. Founded by Patricia Joyce in 1992, the New Jersey Youth Chorus features over 200 singers in 5 ensembles in grades 2-12.

Tickets $10 - $30


Pop-Up Maker Activity: Ice Science!

Monday, January 22 @ 4 pm

Madison Public Library, Madison

Drop by the library any time between 4:00 and 6:00 pm for some science experiments with ice! Activity will be held in the library's lobby. Recommended for elementary school aged children.