Save the Date: Don’t Miss These Local Events!

              Spring is around the corner and it’s time to get out and celebrate. We can think of no better way than grabbing a few friends, putting on your Sunday best, and supporting one of our great local charities in their annual fundraisers. Whether you are a garden party gal or an BBQ…

New Doors Opening in Princeton!

As we say ‘Au Revoir’ to long time local shops like Jane and Lisa Jones, Savory Spice Shop and Sticks and Stones Toys, we recognize that when doors close, well, others open. We are so psyched for some fresh Mexican food, a whole lotta’ wellness, warm fresh cookies & looking and feeling good. We think…

Our Weekend Picks: Dinos, George’s Bday & More!

Saturday February 24 Get the kiddos: Erth’s Dinosaur Zoo Live is coming to McCarter Theater! Meet and interact with a collection of life-like dinosaur puppets presented in an educational live theatrical performance. 3pm. Tickets at www.mccarter.org If you haven’t visited Rockingham estate up in Kingston, Saturday is the perfect day to do it: to celebrate…

Our Weekend Picks: Sourlands, Ice Sculptures, Oscar Films…

Friday February 9 Learn the hidden history of the Sourlands, and find out about the secrets that were tucked into those hills. Historian Jim Davidson describes the bootleggers, bandits, mysteries, and murders in the mountains with the “Dark Side of the Sourlands” at Hillbilly Hall. Register online. 7pm. www.tiny.cc/dark_side The Kelsey Theater players put a…

PrincetonScoop’s 2018 NJ Summer Camp Guide

Hard to believe that summer is a mere 4 months away which means we are getting our ducks in a row to send our ducklings to some great local Summer camps. Whether your kiddo is a nature lover, an athlete, needs a little extra help with academics or just wants to play outside all day…

Our Weekend Picks: Mixology, Memoirs, Fire, Ice…

Friday, January 26 If your little scoop is a science lover like ours are, you won’t want to miss the Science and Discovery Night at Lawrence Elementary School! It’s a night of hands-on science fun, with activities and demos lead by local scientists. $7, 6:30-8:30pm. Email sciencediscoverynight@gmail.com for information. Get your zen on with 4…

Our Weekend Picks: Recognizing MLK Day

Saturday, January 13 Ever heard of the Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory? It’s a state of the art energy research laboratory conducting research on fusion, and it’s right outside downtown Princeton. In addition to their research, education is also a mission of theirs. So join in for Science On Saturday with Craig Arnold of Princeton University,…

Our Weekend Picks: Music, Art, and More!

Saturday, January 6 Just because it’s winter doesn’t mean you can’t eat local! Shop the West Windsor Community Farmer’s Market – indoors! West Windsor Athletic Club hosts the market which features local farmers and business vendors, and live music from Dark Whiskey. REE, 10am-1pm. www.westwindsorfarmersmarket.org Have you visited the new Hopewell Theater yet? Newly renovated,…

Our Weekend Picks: Happy Holidays!

Friday, December 22 A story of a man in red who flies through the air… nope, not Santa… it’s Spiderman! Take a break from the holiday mayhem and catch a free movie screening at Princeton Public Library. The library will be playing Spider-man: Homecoming this Friday. 6 p.m., FREE, www.princetonlibrary.org Experience Washington Crossing State Park…