15 Things We Can Still Do in South Jersey to Reclaim Summer!
Aug 01, 2020 01:01PM
By Michelle Vacanti
The craft beer scene here is exploding. Do some hopping and pack up your furry friend … most breweries are pet friendly.
They’re open. Beyond tasting and tours, many offer fun outdoor activities like live music, yoga and food truck festivals.
Outdoor Movies, Vendors and Music Nights
Check the local municipalities and chambers of commerce for events that entertain outdoor foot traffic and promote the local businesses.
They’re more than just farm harvests; local artisans display their wares here, too.
Pick your own berries and other fruits, hang out in a cranberry bog, join a hayride and don’t forget to bring home a freshly baked pie.
Outdoor Botanical Gardens and Arboretums
Dazzle your visual and olfactory senses, there are many to choose from in the Greater Philadelphia and South Jersey areas.
Day Trip Down the Shore
Remember to use environmentally safe sunscreen.
Hike/Kayak the Pinelands
Discover the vast natural landscape right in our backyard with lush trails and breathtaking rivers and lakes.
Join a Garden or Another Outdoor Club
Meet people and perhaps take on a new, lifelong hobby.
Read a Good Novel
It can be the best way to escape reality, lift spirits and keep the brain super sharp.
Take a Walk
Ride Your Bike
Invite Friends Over
Disconnect from Digital Media
Rediscover the Simple Life …
Michelle Vacanti is the owner and publisher of Natural Awakenings South Jersey. She has lived and enjoyed South Jersey for 25 years. Connect with her at [email protected]