5 Favorite Things In and Around Madison, NJ: Week of June 9 through June 15


Festivals, food, fun and so much more to do with your family this week!!

Big Greek Festival @ St Andrews Church

June 9 - 11, 11 am

7 Sussex Tpke, Randolph

This three-day event celebrates all things Greek: food, folk dancing, music (live and DJ), crafts, artistry and more. The family-friendly event has many activities specifically for children. Of special interest are church tours, which showcase craftsmanship and intricate detail adorning colorful icons and wood carvings, and bright and colorful glass windows.


Civil War Festival

June 10, 10 am - 5 pm & June 11, 10 am - 4 pm

Historic Speedwell

333 Speedwell Avenue, Morristown

The Civil War is brought to life at Historic Speedwell and you can be a part of the action! Re-enactors from the 2nd NJ Brigade demonstrate musket, artillery, and bayonet drills, cannon firings, skirmishes, and so much more.

$7 per adult, $6 per senior, $5 per child ages 4 and up


Chatham Fishawack Festival

Saturday, June 10, 10 am - 4 pm

Sidewalk sales, food vendors, arts & crafts vendors and fun for the kids await at the 2017 Fishawack Festival. It all kicks off with the race at 9 am!


Maplewood/South Orange Book Festival

Saturday, June 10, 10 am

Readers, writers and book lovers of all ages are sure to find something of interest at this new festival being held at The Woodland in Maplewood, the South Orange Performing Arts Center (SOPAC) and other venues throughout the title towns. Meet authors of all genres - from children's books (Wendy Mass) to young adult and adult, fiction and non-fiction - and browse through exhibitors featuring everything for book lovers. Some 80 authors are expected to participate in this inaugural event.


Brain Quest Summer Kick Off @ Short Stories

Sunday, June 11, 11 am - 12 pm

Learn new things, win prizes and get your brain ready for summer!!

Great for kids ages 5-9


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