- The list below includes 518 free or cheap things to do in or near Linden, New Jersey, including 120 different types of inexpensive activities like Bowling, Parks, Movie Theaters and Jazz/Blues Bars.
- From Wheeler Park to Veterans Memorial Park, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Linden and in nearby cities within 25 miles like New York City, Staten Island, Brooklyn and Queens.
Facilities offered at the Veterans Memorial Park include an ice skating rink, field house, three lighted ball fields, basketball courts, and four lighted tennis courts. Visitors can also access children's playground equipment, three bathrooms, and picnic areas.
Robins Nest provides food, drinks and live blues entertainment. They are the only Blues Club Owners in New Jersey to be inducted in The Blues Hall of Fame and offers LIVE Blues, Jazz, R&B, Cajon, Swing and Phunk & Zydeco.
Part of one of the largest cinema chains in the U.S., AMC Aviation 12 gives visitors a movie-going experience of top amenities. The theatre offers digital projection, stadium seating, a full service snack bar and a wide selection of titles.
As one of New Jersey's leading bowling and recreational facilities, Jersey Lanes offers fun for the whole family. The bowling alley is set in an eco-friendly environment and is home to a game room, a snack stand and cocktail bar.