5 Favorite Things In and Around Madison, NJ: New Year's Edition


Whether you want to celebrate the New Year at noon or midnight, indoors or out, there is someway for everyone to celebrate.

First Night Morris

It's the 25th anniversary of this family friendly evening in Morristown.

Festivities begin at 4:45 with fireworks at 9:15 and midnight. Over 200 artists, and over 25 venues make this a special night for everyone.



Yes, even our local bowling alley has something fun planned for parents and kids!

Reserve your bowling lanes now for up to six people a lane. Bowl, snack on tapas, Tabisca pizzas and treats and ring in the new year in a casual, fun way. Reservations are $175 a lane plus a fee.


The Funplex

Six hours of unlimited indoor attractions, music and an all you can eat buffet! Special online price of $49 beforehand or $54 at the door. Plus, receive a bonus arcade card worth $10. Your kids will be ecstatic about that, no doubt!


Turtleback Zoo Holiday Lights

Catch them before they're gone. The beautiful lights will be on display from 5 pm on Saturday, December 31.


NYE Splash @ Camden Aquarium

Ring in the New Year this Saturday, December 31st among family, friends and fish at the annual New Year’s Eve Splash – the perfect way to celebrate the start of 2017.

The aquarium's special extended hours, held through 6:00 p.m., allow your family to visit your favorite animals during twilight hours, grab a free, festive giveaway (while supplies last), boogey down at our DJ dance party with Aquarium mascot Gill, enjoy a beautiful fireworks display over the Delaware River and be home before bedtime!

All activities included with Aquarium admission.


But no matter what you decide to do this New Year's Eve, be safe!

From all of us here at A Madison Mom, we wish you a wonderful 2017!!