Event
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Seward Johnson Sing-a-Long with Sculpture
April 16 & 24, 5PM - 7PM

Gather around the piano at Grounds For Sculpture's Rat's Restaurant for a Sing-a-Long with artist and Grounds For Sculpture founder, Seward Johnson!

Exhibition
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Seward Johnson:
The Retrospective

The largest and most significant exhibition in GFS history!

Dining
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Rat's Restaurant

Join us for lunch, dinner and Sunday brunch featuring country French cuisine. The Lounge at Rat's Restaurant offers a relaxing escape and the views from the patio are breath-taking.

Family Event
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Day at the Fair
April 27, 11am - 4pm

Bring the whole family to celebrate our roots at the site of the New Jersey State Fairgrounds as we turn back the clock and turn the park into a fun-filled fantasy fair!

Workshop
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Impressionism Painting in the Open Air
Saturdays, May 10, 17, 24, 31

Be inspired by sculptures based on famous Impressionist paintings in this fun twist on a plein-air painting!

Events
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Connections with Sculpture

Now taking applications for Connections with Sculpture program at GFS. The goal of this FREE program is to connect school-based learning and art experiences at Grounds For Sculpture.

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Seward Johnson Sing-a-Long with Sculpture on April 24th

Gather around the piano at Grounds For Sculpture’s Rat’s Restaurant for a Sing-a-Long with artist and Grounds For Sculpture founder, Seward Johnson!

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Day at the Fair

Bring the whole family to celebrate our roots as the site of the New Jersey State Fairgrounds as we turn back the clock and turn the park into a fun-filled fantasy fair!

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GFS Presents: The Art and Science of Patina Workshop

Join staff from Grounds For Sculpture for a fun workshop combing art and science! Learn about how different chemical reactions make artistic effects on metal artwork, and then try it for yourself! 

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Pop-Up Performance: MM2 Modern Dance Improv Outdoors

A special SJ Retrospective-inspired pop-up dance performance!

DINING
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Rat's Restaurant Gift Cards

Amazing food, thoughtfully prepared and artfully presented, never goes out of style. Whether it's a hostess gift or to show client appreciation, Rat's Gift Cards are available in any denomination and are available year-round.