Looking for something fun to do in Newark, NJ? Here’s a little list we at Value Van and Car Rental have put together just for you! From family activities to nightlife, we’ve tried to include something for everyone. So rent a car and start seeing what Newark, New Jersey has to offer.
1. Newark Museum
If you want to get a feel for the art and culture of Newark, the surrounding area, and around the world, go to Newark Museum. You can explore the historic Ballantine House, see art from Africa, or even enjoy live jazz music in the gardens. Because many of the exhibits are rotating, Newark Museum is always fresh and engaging.
2. Branch Brook Park
One of the iconic outdoor areas in Newark is Branch Brook Park. The park is best known for its springtime Cherry Blossom Festival. However, when the cherry blossoms aren’t in bloom, you can still enjoy a stroll through the park or take some time to go roller-skating at its indoor rink.
3. 27 Mix
Looking for a place to enjoy happy hour or an evening of live music? Check out 27 Mix, located in downtown Newark. Self-described as a “Southwestern, Asian, and Italian Fusion Restaurant,” 27 Mix offers a unique and broad range of appetizers, sandwiches, entrees, and more. They also have a solid wine list as well as weekly specials. Go between 7 p.m. and 10 p.m. on Thursday evenings, and you can even enjoy some live music.
4. New Jersey Performing Arts Center
Are you a fan of music, dance, comedy, or the performing arts? Then check out what’s happening at the New Jersey Performing Arts Center. They regularly feature performances with big-name artists who appeal to diverse audiences.
These attractions are just a few that Newark has to offer. Rent a car today and begin exploring the area! From ethnic dining to great shopping, Newark has it all.
To book your car rental, contact Value Van and Car Rental at (973) 792-0343. We carry a wide range of rental cars, van rentals, and SUV rentals and can help you find just the right rental to meet your needs. Check out our online rental specials, and make a reservation when you’re ready to rent a car.