- TripBuzz found 591 things to do with kids in or near Clifton, New Jersey, including 579 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like New York City, Staten Island, Queens and Bronx.
- From Absolutely Fish to Bowling, the Clifton area offers 116 different types of family activities, including: Bowling, Movie Theaters, Parks and Aquariums.
- Clifton is New Jersey's 11th largest municipality with a population of 84,000 people and it is only half an hour from the heart of New York City. With its proximity to the big city, there is nothing visitors to Clifton don't have access to. Activities in Clifton include catching a flick at Allwood Cinemas, bowling, or eating at one of the many fine restaurants.
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.
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.
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 six screens, Allwood Cinemas 6 displays first-run feature films using digital projection. It provides reclining chairs, a party room, theater rentals and a concession area with food and drinks.