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26 June

Family Night

June 26, 2019 560 Northfield Avenue, West Orange NJ 07052 Available
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27 June

Family Night

June 27, 2019 560 Northfield Avenue, West Orange NJ 07052 Available
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July 3, 2019 560 Northfield Avenue, West Orange NJ 07052 $0.00 Available
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Please note our Sea Lion Sound & Touch Tank will be closed for maintenance. We plan to re-open in Fall 2019. NOTICE: Please note Mini Golf and Paddle Boats will close at 2pm on Saturday, June 22; Treetop will close at 12pm - Regular hours will resume on Sunday, June 23.
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