Father’s Day Suggestions, Summer Concerts & Day Trip Ideas

May 20, 2024
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Find Father’s Day ideas, summer concert information and day trip destinations in all directions. Get exclusive suggestions here.

Father’s Day Suggestions

Make reservations ahead of time if you want to impress Dad with a famous steak dinner at Peter Luger Steak House, Ruth’s Chris Steak House, or The River Palm Terrace.

Enjoy some of Dad’s favorite activities. Schedule tee time on Father’s Day at Crystal Springs Golf Resort or head to Spruce Run Recreation Area for a relaxing day of fishing.

More Father’s Day Suggestions

Catch a METS Game

Beer & Food Festival: Hamburg, NJ

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Summer Concerts

PNC Arts Center: Check out performances by top artists like The Beach Boys, Juneteenth Festival, or The Outlaw Festival with Willie Nelson, Bob Dylan, and Robert Plant! 

Governors Ball in NYC: Head to Flushing Meadows Corona Park for this festival featuring Post Malone, The Killers, and SZA!

Stone Pony, Asbury Park: An iconic summer venue with an incredible lineup on their Summer Stage. Dance the night away at summer festivals featuring local bands, tribute acts, and emerging artists. 

Additional New Jersey Summer Concert Venues

MetLife Stadium: East Rutherford, NJ

Prudential Center: Newark, NJ

NJ Performing Arts Center: Newark, NJ

Additional New York Summer Concert Venues

Madison Square Garden: New York, NY

Citi Field: Queens, NY

Barclay Center: Brooklyn, NY

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Day Trips in All Directions

As temperatures rise, we urge you to seize the moment and venture out to discover these exciting day trip destinations.

North to Lake George, NY: Roughly 3 hours from Bergenfield, Lake George awaits. Relax by the pristine lake, enjoy water activities like kayaking or paddle boarding, and take in breathtaking views of the Adirondack Mountains.

East to the Hamptons, NY: True, history may be the last thing that comes to mind when someone mentions the Hamptons. Explore Havens House or the Pollock-Krasner House and Study Center. Don’t miss the Big Duck.

South to Philadelphia, PA: A quick 2 hour car ride can take you a world away to Philadelphia, PA. Discover the rich cultural heritage of Philadelphia with visits to the Liberty Bell, Reading Terminal Market, and a mouth-watering Philly cheesesteak tasting tour. Don’t forget to flex your muscles, like Rocky, at the Philadelphia Museum of Art.

West to Hershey Park, PATreat yourself to a day of thrilling rides, chocolate-themed attractions, and sweet treats galore at the “Sweetest Place on Earth.”

More Day Trip Ideas

Atlantic City, NJ: Walk the iconic boardwalk, try your luck at the casinos, and enjoy fresh
seafood by the beach. Explore the town now before the peak summer crowds arrive!

Lakota Wolf Preserve, Columbia, NJ: Experience the beauty of nature up close with a guided tour to
see majestic wolves in their natural habitat.

Boston, MA Exploration: Immerse yourself in history with a visit to Fenway Park, stroll
through Boston Common, and indulge in delicious clam chowder at Quincy Market.

Whether you choose to explore all of New York State’s nature and history or Pennsylvania’s sweet destinations, remember you can drive yourself or book a car. Gaze out the window or take a nap and return home refreshed after a day out. Our services extend beyond the metropolitan area and airports.