Music, History and Lots of Freshness This Weekend
Activities galore in Morristown and beyond.
This weekend is supposed to be much more pleasant than a couple days this week have been. So, whether it's outside or in, you have plenty of weekend options.
When/Where: Thursday-Saturday, starting at 9 a.m. at 10 Squirrel Run, Morris Township
Why Go: You're hunting for bargains.
Cost: Bring your wallet
The Comedy of Errors - Outdoor Stage
When/Where: Thursday-Sunday (and running through July), 8:15 p.m. at College of Saint Elizabeth (Produced by Shakespeare Theatre of NJ)
Why Go: You're looking for a little culture close to home.
Carlebach & Music Shabbat
When/Where: Friday, 6:15 p.m. at Morristown Jewish Center
Why Go: You want to enjoy some traditional music before the Sabbath.
Civil War Weekend
When/Where: Saturday, 10 a.m. (also on Sunday) at Historic Speedwell Village, Morristown.
Why Go: You're a history buff; you don't know much about history (but would like to). Check out Patch's preview.
Trial of the 19th Century: Antoine LeBlanc
When/Where: Saturday, 10 a.m. at the Morris County Courthouse (meet at Morris Tourism Bureau right across the street).
Why Go: See "Civil War Weekend" explanation.
Pet Adoption Day
When/Where: Saturday at 11 a.m. at the Jefferson Township Pound
Why Go: To get a new cutie to add to your family and help a pet
Morristown Scavenger Hunt - For Young Professionals
When/Where: Saturday, 3 p.m. from the Green in Morristown
Why Go: You're a young professional and this sounds like a lot of fun.
Classical Guitarist Loren Fortna
When/Where: Saturday, 3 p.m. at the Morris County Library, Whippany
Why Go: You're a fan of some lovely afternoon music.
Howard Jones Live
When/Where: Saturday, 8 p.m. at the Mayo Performing Arts Center, Morristown
Why Go: You can't get enough 80s English synth pop (here's a sample).
Morristown Farmers Market
When/Where: Sunday, 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Spring and Morris streets, Lot No. 10.
Why Go: You like to eat fresh.
Cost: Bring your wallet
An Afternoon of Klezmer Music
When/Where: Sunday, 2 p.m. at Morris Museum, Morris Township
Why Go: You'd enjoy an afternoon of Klezmer music.
Giralda 2012 Music & Arts Festival
When/Where: Sunday, 4 p.m. (music begins at 6 p.m.) at Giralda Farms, Madison
Why Go: An afternoon of arts and classical/opera music in the out-of-doors sounds like a great way to end your weekend.
Cost: $15 advance; $20 day of show
Ringers-on-the-Green Kickoff Concert
When/Where: Sunday, 4 p.m. at The Presbyterian Church in Morristown
Why Go: You want to enjoy some free music before these phenoms start their multi-state tour.