Somerset County Holiday Gift Guide

Somerset County is home to many exceptional boutiques, experiences and services that make heartfelt and affordable holiday gifts. If you want to shop local and find something truly distinctive this holiday season, think Somerset County! These are just a few of our favorites.

Desserts and Sweets from BAM Desserts

Heading to a party? Or maybe you want some sweets for yourself and your family. Grab a pack of sugar cookies and/or rum balls, or any other of the tasty treats offered here. Pies and cakes are also available for your holiday parties. BAM Desserts is a peanut free kitchen and offers a variety of vegan and sugar free products.



Cheech’s Own All Natural Coffee Soap

Not just for drinking! Now you can start your day off before your first cup. This refreshing soap is also an exfoliator. $12





Peony’s Envy Kitchen Towel

Don’t miss them at upcoming gift shows! From the beautiful Peony’s Envy garden in Bernardsville comes this gorgeous, bold kitchen towel. Made of natural woven cotton so it is as practical as it is impressive. 20″ x 28″  $15.95 each or 3 for $12.95 each



Commemorative Bench in the County Park

Somerset County Park Foundation is providing the opportunity to create a lasting memory in one of many properties in the park system. Buy a tree, brick, or bench to help support the valuable programs funded by the Somerset County Park Foundation and offered by the Somerset County Park Commission. Starting at $100



Sunnyside Gifts – Gifts for Everyone!

Looking for a fun sign for your desk, kitchen, or living room? Maybe some incense or the latest Funko character. You’re bound to find something for absolutely anyone on your list in this Hillsborough gem.




 Hidden Spring Lavender Aromatherapy Necklace and Essential Oil Set

A statement necklace and essential oils for calming. Made with lavender grown at Hidden Spring Lavender Farm in Skillman. $23.00





Old York Cellars – Wine Bar at Bridgewater

Buy a bottle (or three!) from this wine bar for every wine lover on your list. Single bottles and gift packs available. $25+




Flounder Brewing Christmas Ornament

These ornaments from our Hillsborough brewery make a fun and festive give for the beer lover in your life. Call (908) 396.6166 or visit to purchase. Available in solid ($5), and clear glass grain-filled ($7). Don’t forget to get your growler fill in-store!



Sourland Scenes Notecards

This breathtaking set of 8 notecards features winning photographs of the Sourland Mountain Preserve from the Sourland Scenes photo contest. $12




USGA Museum Ornament

This winter ornament, made of bonded marble and sculpted in clay, depicts the beautiful USGA Golf Museum located in Far Hills. Purchase available only at the museum gift shop. $24




Scherman Hoffman Wildlife Sanctuary Bird Ornaments

The nature store at Bernardsville’s Scherman Hoffman (NJ Audubon’s headquarters) is currently selling hand-painted bird ornaments by artist Marcia Poling, a new Jersey native. The perfect gift for the birding enthusiast. Several designs available. Purchase in the sanctuary store. $21.95



Frozen II Elsa and Anna Dolls at Barnes & Noble

The popular Disney movie came back this year. The perfect gift for your little one who loves this story of how sisterly love can overcome the odds. Get the dolls in-store at Barnes & Noble. $7.99



Gift Certificates, Packages, Experiences and Memberships

Ninety Acres Culinary Center Gift Card

Treat the gourmand or aspiring chef to the perfect gift at the award-winning Natirar resort! Natirar Gift cards may be used for purchases for classes and events at the cooking school, Ninety Acres restaurant and farm. Available in any amount.




Stumpy’s Hatchet House

Primitive and organic, this sport suits those who love adventure and seek a release. Get back to the basics and experience the thrill of hatchet throwing. Give the gift of an experience this holiday season.




Beyond the Plate Food Tours

So there’s a foodie in your life. Gift them a VIP Guided Tour with Beyond the Plate Food Tours! Taste your way around the world with a small group. You’ll learn from the best chefs at the best eateries in town getting some local insight in Somerville’s eclectic borough. Enter HOLIDAYSOMERVILLE for 15% off a public food  tour in Somerville. Next tour date is December 8 with more dates added for 2020 coming soon!




Somerset Patriots 5 for $55

This ticket package for Somerset County’s winning minor league baseball team and ballpark in Bridgewater includes 5 Field Box ticket vouchers & 10 Diamond Dollars to use at the Patriots store. $70 value.




Branchburg Sports Complex Fun Card

The perfect stocking stuffer for all ages – to enjoy the arcade, laser tag, camps, play maze and more! Available in any amount. Call (908) 203-1600 or visit to purchase.




RVCC Arts Gift Certificate

The Edward Nash Theatre at Raritan Valley Community College in Branchburg is the perfect setting for concerts, theatre and dance by professional touring companies from around the globe. Gift certificates are available in any denomination and are good for all public performances.




The Center for Contemporary Art Gift Certificate

Give the gift of art! Gift certificates from The Center for Contemporary Art in Bedminster may be used toward membership, classes and summer art camps. Available in any denomination.





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