Top Things to do This Weekend in Perth Amboy

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Enjoy this beautiful end of summer weekend in Perth Amboy! Check out the list we put together of cool things to do and go have fun!

usb-at-kickoffLive at the Ferry Slip Season Finale Saturday 7-9pm  Don’t miss your last chance to enjoy this awesome summer music series! The Home News Tribune called Live at the Ferry Slip a “Top Thing to do in Central Jersey.” Saturday night features two great bands, United States of Boogaloo & The eMKayS. The show is hosted by Perth Amboy Artworks in Partnership with the Historic City of Perth Amboy Ferry Slip Museum.  Event Details.

Harvest Moonrise over Raritan Bay at Perth Amboy Marina Friday & Saturday The moonrise over Raritan Bay is generally spectacular but this huge Harvest Moon will be a real show. The Harvest moonrise can be seen Friday night at 7:11pm and Saturday at 7:49pm from the Marina on Front St.

Live Music at Troy Restaurant Friday 7-9pm  Alejandro Ataucusi and Paul Acquaro play acoustic guitars while you eat delicious Mediterranean and Turkish cuisine. Don’t sleep on Troy, a really good restaurant with owners who have hosted open mics and belly dancing events. Event Details

Cornucopia NJ Dinner Cruise Friday & Saturday 7:30pm  It can’t get much more romantic than a harvest moonlit 4 course dinner cruise around NJ harbor.  Treat yo self! The ship boards at 401 Riverside Drive in Perth Amboy.   Event Details

Fishing and Casting Derby at Perth Amboy Marina Saturday 9am-12pm  The annual fishing derby and casting contest is open to children 15 and under. Prizes for smallest, largest, most unusual and most fish caught. Hosted by the City of Perth Amboy and the Raritan Bay Anglers Club. Event Details

Walk for Hunger Saturday  9am-12pm, St. Peter’s Episcopal Church The WE CARE Perth Amboy Coalition of Food Pantries in cooperation with the Episcopal Diocese of New Jersey’s “Battle Against Hunger” is hosting their 3rd annual HUNGER WALK to benefit the local pantries that belong to the WE CARE Perth Amboy Coalition. Event Details

Classic Car Show at City Hall Circle Saturday 12- 4pm Always a good time this classic car show also features food vendors and “Sounds of  the Street” Ritchie the DJ. The event is hosted by Mayor Wilda Diaz, the Perth Amboy Business Improvement District, and the Perth Amboy Recreation Department. Event Details

Proprietary House Perth AmboyProprietary House Architectural History Tour Sunday 2pm This special tour of Proprietary House will focus on the unique architectural history of this treasured landmark. Historic spaces never before open for public view will be featured. Event Details