Our Weekend Picks: Santa, Scrooge & Washington’s Crossing

Friday December 8 Shop the work of dozens of local artists and find one-of-a-kind gifts for that special someone on your gift list at the Arts Council of Princeton’s Sauce for the Goose Holiday Market! Opens Saturday and running through the weekend. FREE, 4-8pm. www.artscouncilofprinceton.org Get into the holiday spirit with ‘An Evening of Readings…

Our Weekend Picks

Friday, December 1 What are this year’s hottest tech items, and what makes them so cool? Local technology consultant Douglas Dixon will fill you in! He returns to Princeton Public Library for his annual Holiday Tech Talk. FREE, 7pm. www.princetonlibrary.org This weekend The Hopewell Train Station transforms into a little slice of Paris as Ohlala!…

PrincetonScoop’s Local Holiday Wishlist

It really is the most wonderful time of the year, and PrincetonScoop is proud to present our local holiday wish list. Creating family memories with an outing to the theater or a holiday tea are great ways to kick off the season. Delight kids of all ages with a special toy or game. Looking for…

Our Weekend Picks – Owls, Tigers, Tours and More!

Friday 11/17 Grab a seat at Princeton Public Library for a free screening of the action-packed film, ‘Dunkirk,’ based on the harrowing 1940 battle WWII. FREE, 6:30pm. www.princetonlibrary.org Bowman’s Hill Wildflower Preserve invites nature lovers 8 and older for an Owl Prowl – an evening hike to search for owls passing through the New Hope,…

Our Weekend Picks: Hometown Halloween Parade, TEDxCarnegieLake & More!

Friday, October 27 Dress up in your best costume and join the Arts Council of Princeton for the Annual Hometown Halloween Parade! Join us at 5:15pm on Palmer Square Green in Princeton to enjoy the music of the Princeton University Marching Band before the parade will make its way through Downtown Princeton and end at…

Our Weekend Picks: Rocky Horror, a Corn Maze, ‘Trail or Treat’…

Saturday October 21 The fall fun is taking over on Lawrenceville’s Main Street! Head to Weeden Park to decorate a pumpkin, or bring an outfit to build-your-own scarecrow. Live music from The Beagles and Frances Catherine Ihling. FREE, 11-3pm. https://www.lawrencevillemainstreet.com/events/scarecrows-in-the-village Considering a new school for your little one? Visit the Waldorf School of Princeton for…

Our Weekend Picks: The Hunchback at the Chapel, Pumpkin Carve, HogFest & More!

Friday October 13 Wonder Woman! If you’ve waited to see the superhero film that’s had everyone talking, Princeton Public Library has your chance this Friday night. Jump in your invisible plane and jet on over to the library for a free screening of the blockbuster. FREE, 6:30pm. Princetonlibrary.org For a screening of an entirely different kind,…

Our Weekend Picks: Unruly Sounds, Fall Plants & Public Lands Day!

Friday, September 29 The D&R Greenway Land Trust is holding their Fall Plant Sale this weekend, featuring shrubs, perennials, grasses & sedges that are indigenous to our area. Stop by the Johnson Education Center on Friday or Saturday to scoop up plants, learn from the experts about which plants work best where, and support the…

Our Weekend Picks: Fun Fall Festivals Galore!

Friday, September 22 The Mercer County Italian American Festival begins tonight at Mercer County Park. Presented by the Italian American Festival Association, the fest includes a ‘food piazza’ with regional Italian restaurants and an Italian Market, along with a Heritage Pavilion with art, entertainment on two stages, kids activities and more! $5, 3-11pm. www.italianamericanfestival.com What…

Our Weekend Picks: Arts Council Turns 50, JazzFeast & More!

Friday September 15 The musical masterminds of So Percussion perform live at Princeton University’s Richardson Auditorium this weekend. Not familiar with this group? Definitely take this chance to check them out! With a variety of found objects and instruments, they create highly entertaining, creative, and mesmerizing sounds. FREE, 7:30pm. tickets.princeton.edu Saturday September 16 It’s a…