See our top picks below for all the great events happening throughout the month.

Morven in May


When: May 3 - 5, 10am - 4pm

A garden-themed craft party for all your friends. Along with craft vendors, you’ll see artist demonstrations and kid-friendly activities like flower crowns and colorful wind streamers. You’ll also catch their famous plant sale here with special deer resistant plants.

Morven in May

Derby Day at The Princeton

The Princeton Bar & Grill

When: May 4, 5pm - 11pm

Get your hats on ladies, it’s Derby Day. Perhaps the most exciting 2 minutes in sports. The best hat at the end of the race will win some cash to take home.

Kite Day

Terhune Orchards

When: May 4 - 5, 10am - 5pm

Bring a kite, buy a kite, make a kite… this day is all about kites and you’ll get to see the sky filled with them during Terhune’s spring festival. Fun on the farm activities for the whole family

Mom & Me Princess/Superhero Shopping Spree

Palmer Square, Princeton

When: May 5, 12pm - 3pm

A really fun activity that lets you shop and your little ones enjoy it along the way. You’ll receive a map of the kingdom that includes special discounts and promotions throughout Palmer Square. Great in-store events and real princesses and superheroes will be around so dress up and join the fun! RSVP needed for this event!

One Simple Wish and Trenton Animal Cinco de Mayo

Landmark Americana Ewing

When: May 5, 11am - 5pm

Live music, free chips and salsa and the cutest little pups you ever did you see. Oh and they’re all looking for a loving family to take them home. Free to attend!

Sustainable Princeton Green Fest

Princeton Shopping Center

When: May 11, 11am - 3pm

We all need to do our part to save the environment. But where to start? Find out great tips on sustainable living from those who know best at Princeton’s first ever GreenFest. You’ll also get to drive electric cars, enjoy food from low waste restaurants, see a live wildlife presentation, music, art and so much more.

Sustainable Princeton Green Fest

West Windsor Community Day

Duck Pond Park

When: May 11, 12pm - 4pm

One of the most coveted places to live in NJ so why not see what it has to offer? Free admission for food, games, activities and rides.

Mother’s Day at Mountain Lakes

Mountain Lakes House

When: May 12, 2pm - 4pm

Why not enjoy Mother’s Day with the great Mother Nature? Everyone is invited for some tea, cookies and special treats overlooking the serene lakes, wildlife and stunning spring blooms.

Pennington Day

Downtown Pennington Borough

When: May 18, 10am - 4pm

A celebration of Pennington’s top businesses, artisans and local stores. Join the fun and support your local community!

Spirit of Princeton Memorial Day Parade

Central Jersey Masonic Center

When: May 25, 10am - 1pm

Kick off summer with P-rade. From the corner of Princeton Avenue and Nassau Street to the Monument Hall Building.

Spirit of Princeton Memorial Day Parade