Here's what's happening this weekend:
Closing "Tween" Night Party and Movie
When/Where: At 7 p.m. on Thursday at the Bernards Township Library in Basking Ridge.
Why Go: Because it's a way for students in grades 5 and 6 to say goodbye to summer while laughing with friends to Jack Black's antics in the new Gulliver's Travels.
Pricing: Free. Registration required.
"Wizards-The Race Around The World"
When/Where: At 7 p.m. on Thursday at the Hillsborough Public Library in Hillsborough.
Why Go: For children ages 5 to 12 to learn about the science of illusions with visual experiments and exciting family fun.
Pricing: Free to Somerset County Library card holders and eligible residents. Registration required.
"Big Red" Outdoor Movie
When/Where: At 8 p.m. on Thursday at the Warren Township Library in Warren.
Why Go: Because it's triumphant story of courage about an orphan and a champion Irish Setter told with Disney charm. Bring your blanket and picnic dinner and enjoy some quality family time. Come early and learn about rescue dogs from Rawhide Rescue.
"Free To Be You and Me" Musical
When/Where: At 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday at the Bishop Janes United Methodist Church in Basking Ridge.
Why Go: To hear local youth talent perform a light hearted musical with a good, solid message. The lively '70s tunes will have the whole family smiling.
Pricing: $12 for adults. $10 for students and seniors.
"A Midsummer Night's Dream"
When/Where: At 8 p.m. on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday at the Bernards Township Pleasant Valley Park in Basking Ridge.
Why Go: To discover the difficulties and magic of love in Shakespeare's most beloved comedy performed under the stars.
Hillsborough Township's Family Campout and Memorial Fishing Derby
When/Where: Campout begins at 6 p.m. on Friday and ends at 7 a.m. on Saturday. The fishing derby will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. on Friday. Both events will be held at Ann Van Middlesworth Park in Hillsborough.
Why Go: To experience family adventure with a night of fishing and camping under the stars. It's a special family night to make memories and lasting friendships.
Pricing: $5 per camper (children under 3 free), and $4 per child for fishing participation. Campout and fishing together are discounted at $7. Registration required.
Music of "Due South"
When/Where: At 7 p.m. on Friday at Ann Van Middlesworth Park in Hillsborough.
Why Go: Because it's the close of the Summer Concert Series. Bring your blankets and picnic dinners for the summer's last music under the stars.
"13" the Musical
When/Where: On Friday and Saturday at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday at 2 p.m. at the Kelsey Theatre in West Windsor.
Why Go: It's a grown-up story about growing up. Discover "cool" with an unforgettable rock score.
Pricing: $12 to $16 per ticket.
When/Where: On Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m and Sunday at 2 p.m. at the Somerset Valley Playhouse in Hillsborough.
Why Go: It's your last chance to experience the hijinks of youth with this musical performance of a classic American story.
Pricing: $12 per ticket.
"Girl's Night Out at the Mall"
When/Where: From 6 to 9 p.m. on Saturday at the Bridgewater Commons in Bridgewater.
Why Go: Because it an evening of makeovers, manicures, discount shopping and more, all benefiting Raritan Valley Habitat for Humanity. Now, that's a good reason to go shopping.
Pricing: $5 donation.
RoboRaiders Car Wash
When/Where: From 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday at Hillsborough Elementary School in Hillsborough.
Why Go: To help support HHS' Robotics Competition Team and drive away shining.
Pricing: $5 per car. $7 per truck.
Full Throttle Car Show
When/Where: From 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday at Manville High School in Manville.
Why Go: To help support the Manville High School marching band and to enjoy some nostalgia, music, and vendors with other car lovers.
Pricing: Free admission.
Build Your Own Pencil Box
When/Where: From 9 am to noon on Saturday at the Home Depot in Bridgewater.
Why Go: For children ages 5 to 12 to create their own pencil box for the upcoming start of the new school year.
Pricing: Free. Registration require.
Rebel's Pony Palooza
When/Where: From 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Sunday at the Lord Stirling Park Riding Stable in Basking Ridge.
Why Go: Because it's a palooza of a summer celebration for Rebel, the minature pony. Pony rides, games, stories, refreshments, and a surprise costume show will be part of the fun.
Washington Valley Fire Company Flea Market
When/Where: From 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Sunday at the Washington Valley Volunteer Fire Company No. 4 in Warren.
Why Go: Because if you have never stopped by before, you'll quickly find out why it has been an area favorite for more than 40 years. If you are a past shopper, it's time to return to check out new crafts, antiques, collectibles, produce and more from over 200 vendors.
Pricing: Free admission.
Historic Codington Farmstead Tour
When/Where: From 1 to 4 p.m. on Sunday at the Codington Farmstead in Warren.
Why Go: To tour the house that represents three centuries of the Codington family and get an insight into farm life from the Colonial era to the 20th Century.
Smokin' Blues Summer Concert
When/Where: From 7 to 8:30 p.m. on Sunday at Duke Island Park in Bridgewater.
Why Go: It's a live performance of classic blues by Smokin' Joe Kubek and Bnois King. Don't miss this dymamic duo.
Fruits and Frosting Cooking Class
When/Where: At 11 a.m. on Sunday at Wegmans in Bridgewater.
Why Go: The Kids in the Kitchen series continues with a menu that's healthy and fun.
Pricing: $5 per child & parent with Shopper Plus Card. $10 without card. Registration required.