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Go to Farmers' Market, Watch Family Movie

Check our list of fun stuff happening in and around Hopatcong this weekend.

What's going on this weekend? Glad you asked.

Well, there's plenty happening in and around Hopatcong, from a talk-of-the-town farmers' market to a movie night. And then there's a ton going on around the area.

Check out our list of fun near-the-borough events going down.


Where/When: At the Hopatcong municipal building at 9 a.m. Sunday.
Why Go: Because you want good-for-you food and you don't want to travel far.
Cost: Bring your wallet.

Movie Night in Hopatcong
Where/When: At the Hopatcong Senior Citizens Center at 8:30 p.m. Saturday.
Why Go: To spend quality time with your family watching "Dolphin Tale."
Cost: Free.


When/Where: Friday night at 7 p.m. at the gazebo outside the
Why Go
: To start the summer off with some great music
Cost: Free


When/Where
: Sunday at 1 p.m. at the
Why Go: To learn about the history of the township
Cost
: Free

When/Where: Saturday, 8 a.m., from Marty's Reliable Cycle, Morristown
Why Go: It's summer and you want to test out those legs.
Cost: Free


When/Where: Saturday, 9 a.m., from Morristown Running Company
Why Go:
Cycling's not your thing, but running is!
Cost: Free


When/Where: Saturday, 10 a.m., from 14 Maple Ave., Morristown
Why Go:
You want to learn more about Morristown's homegrown seeing eye dog program.
Cost: $12


When/Where:
Sunday, 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Lot No. 10, Morris and Spring streets.
Why Go: You like to eat fresh.
Cost:
Bring your wallet


When/Where:
Saturday 9 a.m. at the Morris Plains Farmer's Market located at 740 Speedwell Ave.
Why Go: You're an animal lover and want to get a head start on 4th of July festivities.
Cost: Free, but donations accepted in either money, dog and cat food, or kitty litter.


When/Where: Saturday at 12:30 p.m. at VFW Post 3401 at 45 Tabor Road, Morris Plains
Why Go: To support our veterans and enjoy some food and drinks, and a live band.
Cost: $25 for advance tickets, $30 at the door, $10 for kids 13-16, and free for kids 12 and under

Family Day and Fireworks
When/Where: Saturday, 5 p.m. festivities start, and fireworks at 9:30 p.m. at the Morris Plains Community Park located at 51 Jim Fear Drive.
Why Go: To have some fun with your family and friends and enjoy food, entertainment, and fireworks.
Cost: Free


When/Where:
Sunday, 6 to 9 p.m. at Zebu Forno, Morristown
Why Go: You're feeling artistic.
Cost:
$10 (includes two slices of pizza, drink and three hours with model)


When/Where:
Thursday at 7 p.m. at Veteran's Park, 1771 Route 46, Parsippany
Why Go: Sure, they're soldiers, which is awesome, but they're musicians too, and fine ones.
Cost: Free


When/Where: Saturday, June 30, 2012 at 9 a.m. at , 397 Parsippany Road, Parsippany 
Why Go:
For a clean car and the satisfaction of helping the volunteers who help us when we're most in need
Cost: $5

Ron Owen June 28, 2012 at 12:16 PM
I believe you may have forgotten to mention fireworks from the Hopatcong Yacht Club, also happening on Friday night at 9:15. Rain date is July 3.
Valerie Quinn June 28, 2012 at 12:56 PM
HI Brendan. Please correct the movie night time and date. We moved it to Saturday the 30th, because of the fireworks on the lake Friday night and we moved the time to 8:30pm because we cannot start the movie when it is still light out. Thank you and I’m sorry for the confusion.
Jessica June 28, 2012 at 04:00 PM
I highly recommend checking out the Farmers Market if you haven't yet. I have gone the past 2 Sunday's and have had some amazing food. Last weekend I got a dozen ears of corn and it was so good my family ate all of them in one meal. I have had sausage, cucumbers, ravioli, Perogies, and kielbasa. Oh and pickles too. All of it has been fantastic!
Brendan Kuty June 28, 2012 at 04:15 PM
Done.
Brendan Kuty June 28, 2012 at 04:16 PM
Rob, we mentioned the fireworks here: http://patch.com/A-v7qb
Brendan Kuty June 28, 2012 at 04:16 PM
And I meant to say Ron. Not Rob. Fingers failed me again.
Rohan H. Shetty July 02, 2012 at 01:36 PM
Forget the BEEF, "Where's the Pork" - FREE BBQ PULLED PORK SAMPLES every Sunday. No purchase ever necessary at the Hopatcong's Farmers Market or our store location. We would like to thank all who have made it possible to have the farmers market here in Hopatcong. The past three Sundays have been great a turn out/attendance and vendor participation. We have been keeping a close eye on attendance related to the other local surrounding farmers markets and I am very pleased to mention that we have the best turn out.... almost double compared to some others. All the vendors I've visited have excellent products and welcoming staff. Great pierogies, kielbasa, cakes, breads and veggies. Mr. High Mountain Food's products are of outstanding quality. Our family, friends and customers have all stated his food products are superior and priced extremely reasonable considering the quality and freshness. Last but not least, and although it may go unnoticed - a special thanks to those who are passing out complimentary bags to the visitors. Many have said it was very nice and definitely appreciated. We at Sabretti's will continue to support any and all Hopatcong programs, schools and events in addition to offering our products at the most reasonable and justified pricing based on the given event and/or venue.
Rohan H. Shetty July 02, 2012 at 02:04 PM
Hopatcong Farmers Market is on the the NJ Herald News today..... For your convenience, click hyperlink below to view pictures and article.... http://www.njherald.com/story/18928285/hopatcong-farmers-market-is-a-dream-come-true

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