- TripBuzz found 613 things to do with kids in or near East Rutherford, New Jersey, including 602 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like New York City, Staten Island, Queens and Bronx.
- From Giants Stadium to Metlife Stadium, the East Rutherford area offers 117 different types of family activities, including: Sports Teams (Professional), Sports Facilities/Fields, Sports Stadiums (Professional) and Horse Races.
- Home to MetLife Stadium, the city of East Rutherford, New Jersey is a favorite east coast destination for sports fans. Home of the New York Jets and New York Giants, the city sees action year round, and offers many attractions to entertain those who visit, including beautiful gardens, world-class dining and annual festivals.
Belmar Beach stretches 1.3 miles across New Jersey's coastline. The beach offers several beach playgrounds for children as well as a boardwalk and public restrooms. Available activities include boogie boarding, kayaking, surfing, volleyball, jogging, and picnicking.
A traditional bowling center, Quinnz Pinz offers open and league bowling with shoe rental and a pro shop. The center provides a dining menu, a bar with pool tables and televisions, private event hosting and cosmic bowling.
You don't have to be a biker to enjoy your visit to the Motorcyclepedia Museum. This 85,000 square foot museum contains hundreds of bikes from the past and present, and three motordromes where guests can watch a heart-stopping display of riding.
Living history is put on display through the Famous Trials Theater. Rather than standard plays or musicals, the theater specializes in putting together a reenactment of a famous trial from the past and offers select dinner packages.
One of Beacon's more challenging hikes, the Mount Beacon Incline Railway offers breathtaking views of New York. The railway is a historical piece of the area, and once at the top of the summit, the flat land offers great areas for picnics and photography.
Home to the fast-pitch softball hall of fame and a 2,000-seat baseball field, Delano Hitch Park also offers numerous basketball courts, softball, and soccer fields as well. The park also features a community pool and activity center.
Situated on an incline that follows the historic Beacon Incline Railway, Mt. Beacon Park's summit culminates in panoramic views of the Hudson Valley. Visitors can hike, picnic, bird-watch or explore ruins of the railway's powerhouse.