Flowers are blossoming, the sky is becoming more blue, and the spring breeze is coming through. As the warmer months approach, the excitement of fun spring and summer activities fill the air. The warmer months also mean gray skies adorn the blue and rainy days are more frequent. There are still ways to enjoy the warmer months during gray days with rainy day activities.

American Dream Mall – East Rutherford

Enjoy a fun filled day at the American Dream Mall where dreams come true with the many fun things to do. With their wide selection of options, it’s bound that you’ll have a fun filled day where boredom doesn’t greet you again once you walk through the mall’s door. The mall has multiple options to choose from including an indoor waterpark, indoor amusement park and more.

Dreamworks Water Park is the largest indoor water park in North America, where there are record breaking slides and luxury cabanas. Even on a rainy day you can enjoy a tropical climate filled with fun. 

Sitting near the waterpark is the Nickelodeon Universe indoor amusement park. The park features one-of-a-kind rides and experiences that can be enjoyed by anyone from kids to thrill seekers. The rides include record breaking roller coasters and smaller rides, which gives something for everyone. 

Other attractions include Angry Bird mini golf, Dream Wheel Ferris wheel, Paradox Museum and more. The American Dream mall is the perfect destination on a rainy day where the options for fun are endless. 


With so many different creatures to look at and little activities to enjoy on the adventure, aquariums are the perfect attraction to wipe away the boredom on rainy days. You can learn new things while enjoying seeing interesting animals from all around the world and different climates. New Jersey has the perfect aquariums for that.

Adventure Aquarium – Camden

Immerse yourself in underwater fun as you experience the Northeast’s Best Aquarium, Adventure Aquarium. The home to 15,000 aquatic animals where guests are able to explore underwater life through up-close activities, animal encounters and interactive touch activities. 

Jenkinson’s Aquarium – Point Pleasant

Dedicated to educating the public on all aspects of marine life and conservation, Jenkinson’s Aquarium. Learning about marine life is done at Jenkinson’s through fun activities and interactions with animals. 


Coins rattling in cups and people’s game winning excitement filling the room, arcades are always a good option on a rainy day. The many fun filled games will keep anyone occupied on a rainy day. 

YESTERcades – Red Bank

Nostalgic ambiance fills the arcade as the sounds from retro machines fill the establishment. The arcade also offers modern gaming giving something for everyone of all ages to relate to.

Lucky Leos – Seaside Heights

Offering guests fun for 70 years on the boardwalk, Lucky Leo’s. They have a variety of games for all ages that will create cherished memories with your loved ones.

Rainy days shouldn’t mean pause the fun. Keep the excitement going by doing one of these fun rainy-day activities and create new cherished memories.