The Big Return

Rekindle your relationships and reignite your love for Somerset County. We’re ready when you are.

The freedom to explore is here! From unique dining to golf courses and gardens, entertainment to parks to preserves,  Somerset County is ready to welcome you home in 2021! We invite you to reunite with family and friends amidst the best we have to offer.

Renew, restore and refresh your sense of wellness. Hike or bike our trails, visit a farm or stay in one of our cozy hotels. Host a family reunion at our one-of-a-kind indoor or outdoor event spaces and find unique entertainment and recreation for everyone in your party right at your fingertips.

And rest assured that as our sites fully reopen, your comfort and well being is top of mind. Our businesses and facilities follow all recommended CDC guidelines to safeguard the health of our valued guests, as well as their friends and families. So get ready to make your Big Return to Somerset County with all your favorite people in 2021!


 

Return to Nature

Somerset County is known throughout the state for its commitment to environmental stewardship, its wildlife preserves, and its unique flora and fauna.  With a wealth of wildlife sanctuaries and nature preserves, environmental education centers, and birding sites to choose from, warming weather means grabbing a friend to explore nature in all its glory! Learn more.

 


Return to Entertainment

Ready to be entertained? Some of Somerset County’s most exciting entertainment venues have stepped up to the challenge, bringing back longtime favorites and creating new experiences to put the fun back in your weekend! Call someone you’ve been missing and make a date for an enjoyable outing in Somerset County!

 

 


Return to Golf 

Throughout these crazy times, Somerset County’s many public and private golf courses have remained safely open to our visitors. Why not schedule an outing to reconnect with colleagues or loved ones in 2021? Golfers at all levels of play will enjoy teeing off at our award-winning courses. Check here for links to course openings and itinerary offerings this season.  Learn more.

 


Return to Gardens

Rejoin friends and family among the lush flowers and plants of Somerset County’s prized gardens. Celebrate birthdays, weddings, Mother’s Day and more while exploring arboreta, roses, peonies, and rock plants and flowers. Residents and visitors alike enjoy taking in the colors and fragrances of the many thousands of blooms carefully cultivated in native and formal gardens. Learn more.

 


Return to Agritourism

Breathe in the fresh air at Somerset County’s farm stands and farmers markets, open Spring through Fall in locations from north to south and east to west. Find farm-to-table deliciousness and artisanal foods with a bounty of fruits, vegetables, savory breads, meats, sweet baked goods, and condiments for gatherings of all kinds. Why not call someone up and plan a visit to a private lavender field or working farm? Learn more.

 

 


Return to Restaurants

We’re fortunate to be able to enjoy delicious meals outdoors throughout most of the year! Our restaurants welcomed back visitors and their guests in safe and enjoyable ways this year, and now they’re ready to welcome your guests as well! From golf course-front seating to a unique “eat in the streets” downtown dining to cozy fireside tables on a rainy day, eating at a Somerset County restaurant presents a great way to reconnect with friends and family. Learn more.


Return to Shops

Had enough online shopping? Ready to touch the fabrics, smell the perfume or catch a firsthand glimpse of something that truly sparkles? Our shops, boutiques and shopping malls can’t wait to see you! Support our small  businesses that offer one-of-a-kind finds and local treasures, and return to our larger stores and shopping malls providing everything you need to get back normal. Learn more.

 


Return to Hotels

Do you NEED a staycation or a spot for friends or family to stay while visiting? Combine any of the activities above with numerous choices for cozy accommodations in Somerset County. Planning your stay in Somerset County is easy; our hotels are ready to help you plan a safe and comfortable stay. Take a look at our lodging options.

 


Return to Events & Gatherings

Let us help you get back to what matters most in 2021 – your loved ones. Whether you’re planning a business lunch, date night, girls getaway or full-blown family reunion, there are so many options at your fingertips to spend your time together here in Somerset County.

Take a look at our upcoming events to spark your interest or plan a getaway, or take a look at our many event venues to plan a special celebration. Or if getting back to business is in the cards, you’ll be pleased that our numerous meeting facilities remain an invaluable resource for making professional connections and conducting your critical business functions. Learn more.