July 9 - 11

Truth be told, whether you're in Mercer County for a day, a weekend, or the entire week, the possibilities of what you can see and do are endless. You've got the obvious musts: Great food, beautiful places to explore and the ultimate summer checklist. But there are also so many exciting events, experiences, and dreamy sights you don't want to miss. When you're not sure where to start, this round-up of what's going down this week has you covered.

Our picks for the week below:

Movie Nights on the Green - SING

Palmer Square on the Green, 40 Nassau Street, Princeton, NJ


When: July 9, 8pm - 10pm

Outdoor movie nights are back! Enjoy a free, family-friendly outdoor screening of SING. Bring your own blanket or lawn chair, grab some snacks nearby or bring your own and enjoy seeing your favorite flicks in a new setting.

Conveniently park in the Hulfish or Chambers Street Garage for $4 after 4pm. Movie begins at dusk!

People in lawn chairs enjoying Movie Nights on the Green in Princeton, NJ.

Mural Dedication Concert

Princeton Shopping Center

301 N Harrison Street, Princeton, NJ

When: July 9, 6pm - 8pm

Kicking off the new Summer Nights Series with their Bring On The Joy Mural and Billy Joel tribute band. Meet and hear from the artists behind this beautiful piece of art while enjoying a great dance party!

"Bring on the Joy" Mural in Princeton, NJ.Photo via https://www.instagram.com/princetonshoppingcenter/

Terhune Orchards Blueberry Festival

330 Cold Soil Road, Princeton, NJ


When: July 10 - 11, 10am - 5pm

Have a love for blueberries? Well, Terhune has the freshest ones for you. Pick your own at their blueberry festival, while enjoying some country music, a puppet show, barnyard fun, and all-you-can-eat blueberry treats and homemade goodies - great for lunch or a quick snack. Yum!

Two girls holding small picking containers filled with blueberries, picked at farms in Mercer County, NJ.

Photo via https://www.instagram.com/terhuneorchards/tagged/

L.E.A.D. State Fest Fair

Mercer County Park, 1638 Old Trenton Road, West Windsor, NJ


When: July 9 - 11, Friday from 5pm - 11pm, Saturday & Sunday from 1pm - 11pm

Last weekend to enjoy the rides, the food and live music at Mercer County Park! A great opportunity for families to enjoy different vendors and rides while also having access to all the other features at the park.

Fair Rides at LEAD State Fest Fair in Mercer County, NJ

Photo via https://www.leadrugs.org/lead-fest/state-fair/