Parents often look for vacation options for their kids that are not only fun-filled, but educational. We find that many parents enjoy bringing their children to Essex, NJ to check out the variety of parks here. One that we highly recommend is Kips Castle Park.
A Beautiful, Ornate Castle & Park to Spend a Day Exploring
When planning an affordable trip here, many parents look for free things to do with kids in Essex County, NJ. The Castle is a great start.
Built between 1902 and 1905, the castle spans 9000 square feet. There are thirty rooms to explore, as well as the beautiful grounds. The octagonal rose garden is a favorite of many visitors. This park is a wonderful testament to historical preservation.
Free Movies at Kips Castle Park: June Movies That Kids & Adults Will Love
In addition to exploring the gorgeous grounds, every Friday is free movie night. Here are some of the upcoming free movies at the Castle Park.
1. A Dog’s Purpose – June 9, 2017, 7:00 PM
Who doesn’t love a story about man’s best friend? The dog in this film tells his life story, from birth to death and all over again as he’s reincarnated. It’s a story that will touch the hearts of all in attendance.
2. Sing – June 16, 2017, 7:00 PM
Singing, dancing, hilarious animals are the stars of this animated film. A theater-owning Koala bear is drowning in debt, so he decides to hold a singing competition. Contestants include two pigs, an elephant, a mouse, a gorilla, and a porcupine.
Parks in Essex County, NJ: A Fun Way to Spend Summer Vacation
When planning your summer NJ park exploration vacation, don’t forget to book your stay at The Wilshire Grand Hotel, NJ. We’re located close to many of the parks in Essex County, NJ, including the Castle.