Red Mill Museum Winter Village 2020

This year’s Winter Village at Red Mill Museum along with the 11th Annual Festival of Trees took place during Thanksgiving weekend from November 27-29. With over 30 handmade craft vendors and decorative trees, the Red Mill grounds became a Winter Wonderland! With the holidays quickly approaching, Winter Village was the perfect way to kickoff yourContinue reading “Red Mill Museum Winter Village 2020”

South Jersey Geek Fest Faire 2020

This year’s official South Jersey Geek Fest was unfortunately canceled due to the spread of COVID-19 but in its place, the Geek Fest organizers hosted a smaller “Faire” on October 24 with a dozen fan-favorite vendors and artists. This one day event went from 10am-6pm in the parking lot of Nerd Mall at Polsky’s Corner,Continue reading “South Jersey Geek Fest Faire 2020”

Six Flags HALLOWFEST 2020

This year in lieu of their annual Fright Fest event, Six Flags theme parks introduced a special event called HALLOWFEST happening every weekend from September 18 to November 1. In light of the ongoing COVID-19 situation, Six Flags reinvented their Halloween festival to be safer and more cautious – requiring timed reservations online & encouragingContinue reading “Six Flags HALLOWFEST 2020”

Sugarloaf Craft Festival 2020 (Edison, NJ)

Sugarloaf Craft Festival kicked off their 2020 tour with their first spring show in Edison, NJ! From March 6-8, Sugarloaf filled the New Jersey Convention & Expo Center with over 200 vendors featuring high quality handcrafted original crafts. This was just the first of their 11 dates this year so be on the lookout forContinue reading “Sugarloaf Craft Festival 2020 (Edison, NJ)”

Toys R Us GSP Grand Opening (Paramus, NJ)

Nearly a year and a half since Toys R Us closed its last store, they’ve miraculously made a comeback and opened their doors again, first in New Jersey! Located at Garden State Plaza (Paramus, NJ), one of the country’s largest & most profitable malls, this new Toys R Us is all about the experiences you’llContinue reading “Toys R Us GSP Grand Opening (Paramus, NJ)”

Trio Ramen Azuma (Fort Lee, NJ)

Trio Ramen Azuma is the latest opening following the recent success of Ramen Azuma in Englewood, NJ and Soba Azuma in Fort Lee, NJ. Located on Fort Lee’s busy Main Street, Trio Ramen Azuma offers an eclectic menu offering various ramens and side dishes. You’re welcomed in with an interior that’s a cross between modernContinue reading “Trio Ramen Azuma (Fort Lee, NJ)”

All New AMC “Ultra Lux” Dine-In Theatre (Shops at Riverside, Hackensack, NJ)

The first Ultra Lux AMC Theatre opened today at the Shops at Riverside in Hackensack, NJ. AMC’s latest movie theater offers the feature Delivery to Seat with guest-favorite movie-going amenities in an upscale environment. With renovations currently going on at the mall, this new AMC is a great addition as a luxury entertainment experience. WalkingContinue reading “All New AMC “Ultra Lux” Dine-In Theatre (Shops at Riverside, Hackensack, NJ)”

Up Close: Michelangelo’s Sistine Chapel (Westfield World Trade Center Oculus)

During a limited engagement in the Oculus at Westfield World Trade Center, Michelangelo’s Sistine Chapel came to life with breathtaking life-size replicas! Thanks to some state-of-the-art technology, the ceiling paintings from the Sistine Chapel were reproduced in full scale and were put on display for all to see. Inspect the artwork from afar or upContinue reading “Up Close: Michelangelo’s Sistine Chapel (Westfield World Trade Center Oculus)”

Closter Plaza’s Target Opening Ribbon Cutting – Expect More, Pay Less (At Another Target)

The Vervalen Street mall in Closter, NJ known as Closter Plaza is getting a facelift, thanks to the folks at EDENS, a shopping center development firm. Previously in this plaza there was a Kmart, a bunch of smaller shops, and a Clearview Cinemas. Now, Closter is potentially looking at one of the premier shopping centersContinue reading “Closter Plaza’s Target Opening Ribbon Cutting – Expect More, Pay Less (At Another Target)”

Kimchi Smoke Barbecue (Westwood, NJ)

If you’re a part of the local NJ/NY food scene, you may have heard of Chef Robert Austin Cho. For a while, he showed up here & there with this idea of “Kimchi Smoke” at pop-ups, food truck festivals, and eventually in 2015 he opened his own BBQ shack in Bergenfield, NJ. I was firstContinue reading “Kimchi Smoke Barbecue (Westwood, NJ)”

Six Flags Fright Fest 2016

Is it fun to be scared, or are you scared to have fun? You decide with Fright Fest at your local Six Flags! The closest one to me is Six Flags Great Adventure & Safari which, if you didn’t already know, is the second largest theme park in America after Disney’s Animal Kingdom (Orlando, FL).Continue reading “Six Flags Fright Fest 2016”

Cirque du Soleil: TORUK – The First Flight

Cirque du Soleil wasn’t always the world’s largest theatrical producer. As of this post they have a repertoire of 33 shows but I remember seeing their 8th show, Dralion, years ago and it was still a spectacle! We recently went to see their 31st show: TORUK – The First Flight, inspired by James Cameron’s filmContinue reading “Cirque du Soleil: TORUK – The First Flight”