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Activities and Recreation
The Garden State has much to offer golfers of all skill levels, with over 200 highly rated public and private golf courses in the state. Here are some of the more notable golfing destinations.
New Jersey growers have been producing award-winning wines for over 200 years. Two growers were recognized in 1767 by London's Royal Society of the Arts for the quality of wine they produced. The state has nearly 20 wineries that offer tours, wine tasting, festivals, concerts, shows, grape-crushing parties, and many other events throughout the year.
New Jersey is a sports fan's paradise. Spectators have much to choose from: two proefessional sports franchises, world class horse racing, and numerous minor league teams in a variety of sports. Skiing and water sports opportunities can also be found here.
New Jersey offers shopping advantages and destinations that few places can match. The greatest reason to shop here is the fact that there is no state sales tax on clothing or shoes. The Garden state also offers the complete spectrum of shopping opportunities; from luxurious malls and boutiques to flea markets, discount malls and auctions.