Gem, Mineral and Fossils this WEEKEND!


A new NJCEC staple in April the Gem & Mineral Show is running Apr 10 until Apr 12. Attractions will include: Fine Mineral & Gem Gallery, Dinosaur skeletons, UV mineral room, Wholesale-Only area, etc. Also exhibiting is The Minerals & Fossil of NY/NJ!

Hours: Noon to 9 pm on Friday, and 10 am to 6 pm on Saturday & Sunday.

$10 Entry, Ages 5-12 are $5, under 5 years old are Free, Good for all 3 Days

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4 shows in the NJCEC this weekend! 2 free and 2 for under $6


We have 4 shows this week at the NJCEC! Admission for 2 of the shows are free and the other 2 are only $6. See below for details.


Thu, March 12 from 9am – 8pm
Fri, March 13 from 9am – 7pm
Sat, March 14 from 10am-6pm – 1/2 Price Sale

Admission: FREE

Country Folk Art;

Fri, March 13 from 5pm – 9 pm

Sat, March 14 from 10 am – 5 pm

Sun, March 15 from 10 am – 4 pm

Admission: $6

19th Annual NJ Toy Soldier Military & Miniature Figure Show;

Sun, March 15 from 9 am – 3 pm

Admission: $6, children under 10 enter free of charge, accompanied by an adult.

Travel Expo NJ 2015;

Sun, March 15 from 9 am – 3 pm

Admission: FREE

Trains and Animals at the NJCEC

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Greenberg Train and Toy Show is back at the NJCEC!!!

Those looking to become involved with model railroading can learn about the different scales and gauges. Our shows offer free workshops on a variety of topics as well as demonstrations. Our shows also attract dealers from across the country that carry rare and hard to find items not offered in local hobby shops.  Our shows are designed to promote toy trains to even the youngest enthusiast. At most of our shows, there is a train that kids can ride. Kids will be amazed by the huge operating train layouts that are on display.

Event hours: 10am-4pm, both days

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Commerford Zoo is at the NJCEC this weekend:

Our kids fun fairs, held year-round up and down the east coast, are a fun, friendly, and safe place to bring your family! We have rides, games, and a unique chance to interact with exotic animals.

Hours of operation

  • Saturday 10am-7pm
  • Sunday 10am-6pm

Ticket Prices (tickets are only good for rides}

  • Single Ticket $1.50

Value Packs

  • 12 tickets $15.00 (savings $3.00)
  • 24 tickets $30.00 (savings $6.00)
  • 36 tickets $45.00 (savings $9.00)


  • Animal rides (5 tickets)
  • Kidde rides (2 ticket)
  • Games
  • Face Painting
  • Souvenirs
  • Petting Zoo

Boat Show!


This show will have hundreds of new boats on sale from the top dealers in the state, representing boating’s most popular brands.  Attendees will be able to board and buy over 50 models and brands.


Thursday & Friday:  12pm-8pm

Saturday: 10am – 8pm

Sunday:  10am-5pm

Admission: $8 (16 & under free)

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Flower Show is BACK!!!

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At the New Jersey Flower & Garden Show, expect rivers of color and fragrance in beautiful display gardens, sit in on seminars and shop ‘til you drop in the Great Garden Marketplace.
The New Jersey Flower Show attracts over 25,000 flower and garden enthusiasts annually, highlighting fabulous display gardens, a Standard Flower Show presented by the Garden Club of New Jersey, the Garden Marketplace, top-quality seminars and so much more!


Thurs: 1-8pm;  Fri & Sat: 10am-8pm;  Sun: 10am -6pm

Ticket information: Adults: $15; Kids 12-17: $6; Seniors (65+) $10

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Pet Show Show



  • FUN—Exciting Edutainment for Pet Lovers
  • SHOP—Shop 150+ Local & National Exhibitors
  • ADOPT – Meet Adoptable Pets
  • LEARN—Learn About Different Pets and Pet Related Products
  • PLAY—Leashed Pets Welcome – Retractable Leashes NOT Permitted
  • SEE—Dogs, Cats, Birds, Reptiles, Small Animals and More
  • NEWCanine Good Citizen Testing with the AKC, the Aquarium Experience and Cat-Centric Exhibitors

Fri: 4-9pm,

Sat: 10am-7pm,

Sun: 10am-5pm


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