My June in New Jersey

Bears, Beers, and Battleships…another eventful month in New Jersey! Hopefully this list will inspire you to do more in July! To follow my adventures daily…follow on Instagram @newjerseyisntboring and snapchat NJISNTBORING

June 3rd – I attended Book Con and met Marc Maron, who if you didn’t know is originally from New Jersey and talks a lot about it on his show. So I gave him a NJISNTBORING sticker. It was a really cool experience!

June 6th – I got a chance to preview the new menu at Quaker Steak and Lube in Edison, NJ. It was Taco Tuesday, so I got these awesome Mahi Mahi tacos.

June 7th – I attended a screening of Wonder Woman and the AMC in East Brunswick which has very comfy reclining seats. It was a great night for a movie!

June 8th – I got to attend the opening of  a new Pinot’s Palette in South Plainfield. Scroll through to see the “progress” of my painting.

Hanging out at @pinotspalettesouthplainfield for their opening night! Like my elephant? Scroll for more photos #njisntboring

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June 9th – My brother was in town and it was a gorgeous June night, so we had a BBQ at home. Of course all our drinks were local…

June 10th – Big day visiting friends in South Jersey. We started our afternoon drinking beers at Atco Brewing Co. Read my review HERE

Followed that up with a visit to Sundae’s in Berlin for some creative homemade ice cream.

And for dinner? I got to visit my friends at Oink and Moo in Voorhees which had recently opened. Overall an amazing Saturday!

June 11th – I was very lucky and got to attend the ribbon cutting for Asbury Park Distilling. For more about that, click HERE

June 12th – With the damage from eating over the weekend, I started the week off right with Fit with Flavor. Easy pre-packaged meals made right in New Jersey!

June 13th – I got to see Jersey boy Chris Gethard come home at the House of Independents in Asbury Park. The show including a taping of his Beautiful/Anonymous podcast as well as stand up. A great night out on a weekday!

June 15th – I met up with my friend Hollie and check out the Lacey Diner. For a full review, click HERE

We also stopped by Argo’s Farm in Lacey Twp to check out their local produce and bakery. It was definitely a great unexpected visit!

And we saw all the animals at the Popcorn Park Zoo! It was a really fun afternoon!

June 16th – I attended an outreach event hosted by Traveling Mom at the Hilton in Short Hills, NJ. Such a fun event, and the hotel is so beautiful! Great food, great people!

Ended my Friday at Sushi Palace for all you can eat sushi…I swear I did not eat all of this sushi myself.

June 17th – Fun day trip to Sussex County! I had a great time at the Tiny House Festival in Augusta. Scroll for photos!

Afterwards we stopped by Jefferson Dairy in Lake Hopatcong. A delicious detour on the way home!

June 18th – Happy Father’s Day! I spent my morning making breakfast for the family…

June 22nd – I stopped by Luigi’s Ice Cream in Red Bank as part of my ice cream quest! For more on that, click HERE

June 24th – The Battleship Brew Fest! I loved exploring the battleship and drinking all the NJ beers aboard the ship. For more on my trip, click HERE

June 25th – I traveled down to Hammonton, the blueberry capitol of the world for the Red, White, and Blueberry Festival. I enjoyed blueberries, blueberry lemonade, and seeing blueberry craftsmen. Great day!

We also got a sneak peak of Vinyl Brewing in Downtown Hammonton. For more info click HERE

June 28th – I went out to dinner with friends on a beautiful Summer night! Check out this view from Lory’s Lakeside in North Brunswick!

June 29th – Dogs night out! Took my dogs to downtown Keyport for a Dog’s Night Out Event! They loved exploring the waterfront.

June 30th – Started a new personal project involving NJ pizza…will let you know all about it soon…


Until next month!

Related Articles from 2017:

My January in New Jersey
My February in New Jersey
My March in New Jersey
My April in New Jersey</a
My May in New Jersey

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