- Parks & Recreation
- Special Events
St. Patrick’s Day Spring Wildflower Talk and Walk - 3/18
Spring is just about to start! And for some flowers it has already started. Come join us at Scotland Run Park for an informative presentation about South Jersey spring wildflowers followed by a walk around Scotland Run Park. This program is free to the public, but registration is required.
Spring Fest & Earth Day Celebration - 4/23
Come out to Red Bank Battlefield and celebrate Spring and Earth Day! There will be plenty of fun activities for the whole family.
Picklenic - 5/6
Join Gloucester County for its annual pickleball picnic! Register online prior to the event. When registering on-line a waiver will be generated. We will also have waivers at the registration table for those who do not sign up on line.
Certified Gardeners Spring Expo & Plant Sale - 5/13
Ready to get your Garden Started? Come join us and take advantage of our Q & A booth to get answers to your gardening questions, Free pH soil testing and gardening seminars on a variety of topics. Plants will also be available for sale.
Waterfest - 6/4
The 26th Annual Water Fest is the County’s largest environmental fair featuring live animal shows, exhibits, crafts, food, canoeing and kayaking. Visit the Nature Center and participate in a Lake Study. Live music throughout Water Fest provided by The Ian Goode Trio.
Movie in the Park - Shrek - 6/23
It's throwback June! A green ogre living a life of solitude in a far away swamp, Shrek is suddenly invaded by a horde of fairy tale characters, such as the Big Bad Wolf and the Three Little Pigs, all refugees of their homes who have been shunned by the evil Lord Farquaad. Shrek decides to offer Lord Farquaad a deal; he will rescue the beautiful Princess Fiona , who is intended to be Farquaad's bride, in exchange for peace and quiet at his swamp.
Family Fun Show - Captain Shazamshabop - 7/7
Kevin Carr is a talented performer who juggles, performs magical illusions and charms all with his wit.
Butterfly Festival - 7/15
Join us for a day all about Bees and Pollinators. Come learn the importance of both and how you can attract them to your yards. Enjoy tours of the Butterfly House, free classes, a bug parade and other family fun activities. For more information about this event please call 856-307-6456.
Movie in the Park - Tom & Jerry (2021) - 7/21
A deep dive into the annals of history to explore the moment when Tom first crossed paths with his nemesis, Jerry. As the furry foes meet for the first time and butt heads, so begins a decades-long rivalry full of whimsical hijinks. Based on the original characters developed by William Hanna.
Kid's Fishing Contest - 9/9
Grab your fishing rod and join us for the 37th annual Kid's Fishing Contest.
Family History Day - Fall Gardening Festival 9/17
The day will feature gardening classes, a plant sale, colonial demonstrators, vendors and crafts.
Whitall House Candlelight Tours - 12/8, 12/9, 12/10
Red Bank Battlefield will host candlelight tours of the historic Whitall house. Come and enjoy the sights and sounds of Christmas during colonial era.