Lakewood Mid-Winter Activities [Updated Tuesday]

Your comprehensive guide to local mid-winter attractions. Hours listed here are for 1/25-1/29, Year-round hours may differ.


Mid-Winter Event at Serendipity | Tues: Event is free of charge. FOR THE KIDS: 10:30am Interactive Puppet Theatre. 11:00 Balloon Creations Music Show. 11:30 Children Videos. 12:00 Interactive Puppet Theatre. 12:30 Balloon Creations Music Show. 1:00 Children Videos. 1:30 Interactive Puppet Theatre. 2:00 Balloon Creations Music Show. 2:30-5:00 Children Videos. FOR THE MOTHERS: Winter stock clearance, spend $30 and up and everything becomes half price, all winter children’s ladies coats headbands leggings etc (excludes jewelry, snoods, shoes, and accessories). 1201 River Ave, Lakewood. 732-813-3352.

Snow Tubing Trip | Tues: For girls. Buses will be leaving Lakewood at 11:45am and returning around 6:15pm. $65 admission [Sign up with a group of 5 girls = $60 pp. Sign up with a group of 10 girls=$55 pp.] Hot cocoa and tradition soups will be served. Must be 42 inches to ride. To reserve email For more info call Mrs. Toby Notis; 732-364-7116.

Iscream Kids | Fri, MS, Sun, Mon, Tues: Fri 10-2:30, MS 7-11, Sun/Mon/Tues 10-8. (1328 River Ave, Lakewood) 732-838-0848

Girls Swim & Gym Event | Sun, Mon, Tues: Sun/Mon/Tues 12pm-1:45pm. Indoor swim w/lifeguards (girls must wear caps), full size gym, indoor moonwalk, music. No preregistration required, pay at door, $14, 2 for $25, cash or check only. Refreshments avail for sale. (Gourmet Glatt Plaza, 1700 Madison Ave, Lakewood) 732-239-5952.

Skyzone | Fri, Mon, Tues: Fri 10-shabbos, Mon/Tues 10-8. (1001 New Hampshire Ave, Lakewood) 609-398-4759

Chuck E. Cheese | Fri, Mon, Tues: Fri/Mon/Tues 10am-9pm. (56 Chambersbridge Rd, Brick) 732-262-9200. 15% of all event sales will go directly to Chai Lifeline

Glick Midwinter | Fri, Mon, Tues: Fri 9:30-12:30 Mon/Tues 9:30-3:30. $99 for all 3 days, ask about daily rates. Call/text 443-802-4763. (360 Oak St, Lakewood – bnos devorah) This event is for Boys ages Nursery and Kindergarten, and Girls Nursery-5th grade. Delicious catered lunch and snack will be served. Mini golf, cotton candy, face paint, moonbounce, bonfire, smores, and more.

iPlay America | Fri, Sun, Mon, Tues: Sun 10am-9pm, Mon/Tues 4pm-9pm. 732-577-8200 (110 Schanck Rd, Freehold). On Friday from 10am-2pm this venue will be closed to the general public and be available for the community. No bracelets will be sold at iPlay America for that time, they must be purchased in advance. $30 per bracelet. Call/text 848-525-9477 to order. Bracelet includes: all 9 rides, 1 round go-karts, $5 arcade card, 1 game laser tag.

Ceramics & Art Studio (The Paintbrush) | Fri, MS, Sun, Mon, Tues: Fri 11am -1:30pm, MS 7:30-10:30, Sun 11-6, Mon 11am-10pm, Tues 11-6. (221 Second St, Lakewood) 732-385-3400. Ceramics, plaster, fluid art, mosaic art, paint nights, pre-sketched canvas paintings. Last seating is 30 minutes before closing. Fluid Art is by appointment. Mon night @8:00 is open paint night, please rsvp.

Art Glass Studio (Make it Glass) | Fri, MS, Sun, Mon, Tues: Fri 10:30-1:30, MS 8-11, Sun/Mon/Tues 10:30am-8pm. 732-994-5000. Fun for the family ages 5 & up. Walk-ins welcome. You can make anything: Picture frames, trays, bowls, challah trays, and much more. (40 Chestnut St)

The Beadery | Mon, Tues: Mon/Tues 10:30am-5pm. 153 East 7th St (between Park & Nowlan – Stoliner Simcha Hall). 973-337-9959. Create your own jewelry, accessories, decorative spoons, napkin rings, etc., from our wide array of beads, stones, and crystals. The options are endless! Suitable for all ages (5—105).

Paint It | Mon, Tues: 12:45-3:00. Toms River. Come paint and have fun. Girls ages 6 & up. Each girl goes home with her own masterpiece. $25. Must pre register. 718-309-9407.

Color me Mine (Ceramic studio) | Fri, Sun, Tues: Fri 11-9, Sun 12-5, Tues 11am-9pm. 732-864-9300. (1877 Hooper Ave, Toms River)

Finnegan’s Lanes | Fri, MS, Sun, Mon, Tues: Fri 8:30-shabbos, MS until 12am, Sun 10am-10pm, Mon/Tues 9am-11pm. 732-364-8080 (101 Locust St, Lakewood) Today will be by “first come first serve basis”, no reservations. (If full it’s usually not more than a 15 minute wait.)

Ocean Lanes | Fri, MS, Sun, Mon, Tues: Fri 8am-shabbos, MS until 1am, Sun/Mon/Tues 8am-12am. UPDATE: All lanes at Ocean lanes are booked until Tuesday night 9:30. 732-363-3421. (2085 Lanes Mill Rd, Lakewood)

Amazing Circus Show and more | MS, Sun: MS 9pm for men/boys. Sun 2pm for ladies/girls, 5:30pm for men/boys. $10 admission at door. (1210 Clifton Ave – Bais Anya Hall) 732-503-1300

Musical Drama | Sun, Mon: A Musical Drama presented by 7th grade of bnos melech. Sun 8pm, Mon 2pm. $5 admission. (Bnos Melech Auditorium – 550 James St, Lakewood) 732-364-5911

Howell Ice Arena | Mon: Ice Skating for ladies and girls. 11am-4pm. $14. Cash or check only. (269 Squankum Rd, Farmingdale) All proceeds go to tzedaka. Free walkers to assist young children. Warm cafeteria area. For more info call 732-961-0071 or 732-886-9760

Jackson Roller Rink | Mon: Girls 3pm-5pm, Boys 5:30-7:30. (2270 West County Line Rd, Jackson) Food and drinks will be sold. $14 admission includes roller skates or blades (bring your own for a $2 discount). Proceeds to benefit bnei torah in eretz yisroel. For more info call 732-367-9767 or 732-886-1902.

Musical Production | MS: A Musical Production presented by Meon High School. MS 8:30pm. Lakewood High School (855 Somerset Ave). For tickets call 732-886-6366

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