As we head into the holiday season, we tend to get distracted by the big sales, hosting events, holiday shopping, plus more! We often forget what this season is truly all about, which is spending quality time with family and friends. Spend less time shopping and more time creating lifetime memories this holiday season. Here are some great festive winter events to do with family and friends in and around Union, NJ to get in the spirit!
1. Holiday Afternoon Tea
Enjoy an elegant afternoon out at Liberty Hall at Kean University. This event is hosted every week in December and includes scones, pastries, and finger sandwiches. After tea time there is a guided tour of the quaint Liberty Hall Museum that will be decorated for Christmas. This is a great tradition to start with your friends and family!
2. A Very Electric Christmas
Lightwire Theater in Union New Jersey is putting on a show set to all your favorite holiday tunes! Their holiday production will tell a tale of a bird named Max who has to find his way home from the North Pole. A Very Electric Christmas will remind you of the magic of the season and is a great way to get in the holiday spirit! Get your tickets here before they sell out!
3. Winter Wonderland at Rock N Joe
Another great holiday event in Union New Jersey is Rock N Joe’s Winter Wonderland on December 21st. At this holiday festival, there will be vendors, holiday music, giveaways, games and more! This family-friendly event has something for everyone and is a great way to get in the holiday spirit with family and friends!
4. Breakfast With Santa
Get your list ready to tell Santa what you want for Christmas on December 9th at Liberty Hall’s breakfast with Santa event. Fill your tummy with the delectable breakfast buffet, which will run from 11:30 am to 1:30 pm on December 22. Head to Liberty Hall to let Santa in on your last-minute Christmas present ideas and take a photo with him in his sleigh!
5. Pop Up & Shop Holiday Edition
Need to get your holiday shopping done ASAP and still want to have quality time with your family and friends? Head to the Pop Up & Shop holiday edition in Union, NJ on December 15th from 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm. Browse through many products and services from small local businesses. This is a great way to support your local economy this holiday season, and get your loved ones some unique and special gifts!
6. Adult Gingerbread House Workshop
The holiday season can be stressful at times, but spending quality time with friends and family is really what it’s all about! Grab a good group of friends and enjoy some snacks, cocktails, and an ugly sweater contest at Liberty Hall Museum’s Gingerbread House Workshop. Don’t worry about assembling the house, just have fun decorating your dream gingerbread home – Fun!
Holiday Activities Near Summit Court Apartments
Summit Court luxury apartments in Union allows its residents to take advantage of all of what New Jersey and New York City has to offer during the holiday season. With Summit Court’s numerous amenities and easy access to the Garden State Parkway and New Jersey Transit, there’s always something to do! Summit Court’s apartments are not only beautiful, but they also have amazing features such as, in-home washer and dryers, private balconies, exclusive clubhouse – just to name a few! Contact us today to learn more about our high-end apartments right outside New York City. Happy Holidays!