- TripBuzz found 435 things to do with kids in or near Parsippany, New Jersey, including 430 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like New York City, Staten Island, Morristown and Jersey City.
- From Parsippany Cinema 12 to Bow Tie Cinemas, the Parsippany area offers 118 different types of family activities, including: Movie Theaters, Amusement Parks (All Ages), Sports Teams (Amateur) and Adventure Tour.
- Ranked among the top 20 cities on the 'Best Places to Live in the United States' list for several consecutive years, Parsippany, NJ has a lot to offer. The community is tight and supports a variety of interactive groups such as sports clubs, art clubs, book clubs, and much more.
A 16-lane bowling center, Van Houten Lanes offers open and league bowling with automatic scoring and a pro shop. The center provides synthetic lanes, televisions, a pool table and a dining menu that includes pizza, calzones and craft beer.
Founded in 1915, the Westfield Outdoor Tennis Club is a location dedicated solely to the sport of tennis. Members of the club have access to 15 courts in total and matches can be played year round on the hard courts.
Riamede Farm features a 35-acre orchard where visitors can pick their own apples. They have a variety of different trees, and apples are within reach of children. They also feature a pumpkin patch where visitors can cut their own pumpkins.
Hosting a variety of local sports programs, Clifton Community Recreation Center provides fields and other equipment to promote fitness. The center hosts classes for soccer, karate, sewing, bowling and more.
A movie theater featuring 12 auditoriums, CityPlex 12 Newark displays first-run feature films using digital projection and surround sound. The theater offers stadium seating, arcade games, a party room and a concession area with food and drinks.
Training actors, playwrights, and directors is only part of the mission associated with the Action Theatre Conservatory. The theater school also provides low-cost performances and workshops to the community with multiple plays being held every season.
Playing the latest releases, AMC Clifton Commons 16 offers movies in IMAX, RealD 3D, and digital projection. It shows a mix of blockbuster and independent films. It also has individual kiosks where tickets can be purchased with a touch screen.