As always, Patch is here to give you a look at what's going on in the region over the next week that's family-friendly and not-so-expensive. Take a look at what's going on.
Where/When: From 6:30 to 8 p.m. on Thursday at the Mount Tabor Country Club, 1 Country Club Road, Mount Tabor.
Why Go: Because this is a 5K road race and one-mile "Fun Run" to benefit Mount Tabor Children's Day.
Price: $3 to $25.
When/Where: At 8 p.m. on Thursday at the in Warren.
Why Go: Because it's triumphant story of courage about an orphan and a champion Irish Setter told with Disney charm. Bring your blanket and picnic dinner and enjoy some quality family time. Come early and learn about rescue dogs from Rawhide Rescue.
When/Where: At 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday at the in Basking Ridge.
Why Go: To hear local youth talent perform a light hearted musical with a good, solid message. The lively '70s tunes will have the whole family smiling.
Pricing: $12 for adults. $10 for students and seniors.
Where/When: From 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. on Friday .
Why Go: Because you can bring the whole family by and belt out some tunes with Kip.
The Fuzzbox Teen Center
Where/When: From 7 to 11 p.m. on Friday and Saturday at 214 West Mill Rd. in Long Valley.
Why Go: Because The Fuzzbox is a place for students in grades seven through 12 can hang out in a fun, supervised atmosphere where they can go to be involved in sports, games, music, art, and more, while being provided with free food and drinks. Fridays are for high school students and Saturdays are for middle-school students.
Where/When: At 7 a.m. on Saturday at the in Parsippany.
Why Go: It’s a day of golf and helps the fire department. What else do you need to hear?
Where/When: 9 a.m. on Saturday at the .
Why Go: To start off your Saturday with a 5-mile group run and finish it off with a free bagel.
When/Where: From 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday at in Warren.
Why Go: It's a family event with the biggest display of remote controlled helicopters and airplanes and an acrobatics show. Kids can build their own gliders and soar with a sense of pride.
Pricing: Free. Registration required.