Best Entertainment, Nightlife & Recreation 2015

Our 2015 Readers' Choice Awards have the best places for your next girls' night out, kids' party and much more.



Beer Selection

1. Morris Tap & Grill
500 Route 10 West
Randolph
973.891.1776
morristapandgrill.com

2. Pete’s Restaurant & Pub
117 Morris Street
Morristown
973.539.5878
petesrestaurantandpub.com

T-3. Cloverleaf Tavern
395 Bloomfield Ave
Caldwell
973.226.9812
cloverleaftavern.com

T-3. Grasshopper
292 Grove Ave
Cedar Grove
973.239.1189
grasshoppernj.com

41 Morris Street
Morristown
973.285.5150

grasshoppermorristown.com

T3. Thatcher McGee’s
53 Broadway
Denville
973.586.3377
thatchermcghees.com

Cooking Classes

1. Kings Cooking Studio 778 Morris Turnpike
Short Hills
973.258.4000
kingsfoodmarkets.com

Fireworks

1. Denville 4th of July Fireworks
Gardner Field
Savage Road
Denville

2. Morris Plains 4th of July Fireworks
Community Park
Jim Fear Drive
Morris Plains
973.538.3455

Fourth of July Parade

1. Florham Park
Ridgedale Ave and Brooklake Road
Florham Park
fpjuly4th.com

Girls’ Night Out

1. Pinot’s Palette
351 Bloomfield Ave
Montclair
973.744.7500
pinotspalette.com

2. Uptown Art
28 Diamond Spring Road
Denville
862.209.1717
uptownart.com

3. Rails Steakhouse
10 Whitehall Road
Towaco
973.335.0006
railssteakhouse.com

Guys’ Night Out

1. Pete’s Restaurant & Pub
117 Morris Street
Morristown
973.539.5878
petesrestaurantandpub.com

2. Boxcar Bar & Grill
25 Chatham Road
Short Hills
973.912.0002
boxcarbar.com

Happy Hour

1. Pete’s Restaurant & Pub
117 Morris Street
Morristown
973.539.5878
petesrestaurantandpub.com

2. Cielo
168 Passaic Ave
Fairfield
973.808.1414
cielonj.com

T-3. H2Ocean Restaurant & Raw Bar
41 Ridgedale Ave
Cedar Knolls
973.984.9594
h2oceanrestaurant.com

T-3. Sogo
248 Route 46
Denville
973.784.4981
sogo.cc

T-3. Thatcher McGee’s
53 Broadway
Denville
973.586.3377
thatchermcghees.com

Hiking Place

1. Hacklebarney State Park
119 Hacklebarney Road
Long Valley
908.638.8572
state.nj.us/dep/parksandforests/parks/hackle.html

Horseback Riding

1. Seaton Hackney Stables
440 South Street
Morristown
973.644.3355
seatonhackney.com

2. Tranquility Farm
300 Old Chester Road
Chester
973.879.5109
tranquillityhorsefarm.com

Ice Skating

T-1. Aspen Ice
16 Aspen Drive
Randolph
973.927.9122
aspenicearena.com

T-1. Mennen Sports Arena
161 Hanover
Morristown
973.326.7651
morrisparks.net

2. Clary Anderson Arena
41 Chestnut Street
Montclair
973.744.6088
claryandersonarena.com

Irish Pub

1. Thatcher McGee’s
53 Broadway
Denville
973.586.3377
thatchermcghees.com

2. Tierney’s Copperhouse
4 Little Falls Road
Fairfield
973.227.6066
tierneyscopperhouse.com

T-3. Cloverleaf Tavern
395 Bloomfield Ave
Caldwell
973.226.9812
cloverleaftavern.com

T-3. Dublin Pub
4 Pine Street
Morristown
973.538.1999
dublinpubmorristown.com

T-3. St. James’s Gate Publick House
167 Maplewood Ave
Maplewood
973.378.2222
stjamesgatepublickhouse.com

Kid’s Parties

1. Jumpnasium
204 Passaic Ave
Fairfield
973.808.1700
jumpnasiumparty.com

2. Seaton Hackney Stables
440 South Street
Morristown
973.644.3355
seatonhackney.com

3. Pink Elephant Parties & Events Boutique
84 Broadway
Denville
973.819.6745
pinkelephantnj.tumblr.com

Martinis

T-1. Rails Steakhouse
10 Whitehall Road
Towaco
973.335.0006
railssteakhouse.com

T-1. Tierney’s Copperhouse
4 Little Falls Road
Fairfield
973.227.6066
tierneyscopperhouse.com

Museum

1. Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Road
Morristown
973.971.3700
morrismuseum.org

2. Denville Historical Society and Museum
PO Box 466
Diamond Spring Road
Denville
973.625.1165

3. Newark Museum
49 Washington Street
Newark
973.596.6550
newarkmuseum.org

Nature Center

1. Cora Hartshorn Arboretum
324 Forest Drive South
Short Hills
973.376.3587
hartshornarboretum.org

2. Schiff Natural Lands Trust
339 Pleasant Valley Road
Mendham
973.543.6004
schiffnaturepreserve.org

3. Great Swamp Watershed Association
568 Tempe Wick Road
Morristown
973.538.3500
greatswamp.org

Summer Camp

1. Seaton Hackney Stables
440 South Street
Morristown
973.644.3355
seatonhackney.com

2. Lakeland Hills Family YMCA
100 Fanny Road
Mountain Lakes
973.334.2820
lakelandhillsymca.com

Theater

1. Mayo Performing Arts Center
100 South Street
Morristown
973.539.8008
mayoarts.org

2. Paper Mill Playhouse
22 Brookside Drive
Millburn
973.376.4343
papermill.org

T-3. Black River Playhouse
54 Grove Street
Chester
908.879.7304
chestertheatregroup.org

T-3. The Shakespeare Theater of New Jersey
36 Madison Ave
Madison
973.408.5600
shakespearenj.org

Zoo

1. Turtle Back Zoo
560 Northfield Ave
West Orange
973.731.5800
turtlebackzoo.com

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