BERGEN magazine - July 2022 June 22, 2022 Nigel Edelshain FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedin 4 Outdoor Yoga Classes To Get Zen This SummerWhy namaste in a yoga studio this summer? Become one with nature with these outdoor yoga classes in Bergen County. Making A SplashWhen the heat is on, young Maximus knows exactly how to cool off at his Mahwah home. How To Stay Cool During The Heat WaveLooking for a reprieve from the warmth beyond your home and pool? Here are four ideas to beat the heat in Bergen County. Enjoy National Bagelfest Day At These 6 Bergen Bagel JointsEven if you have a favorite local bagel spot, you can’t consider yourself a real New Jerseyan if you don’t try the bagels at these eateries at least once. Best Game In Town5-year-old twin sisters Marley and Navalli Schechter pick up some backgammon pointers from their “teachers.” Make Your Voice Heard At Open Mic Night In BergenAmateur singers can take the spotlight at these 6 spots for open mic and karaoke. 5 Over-the-Top Milkshakes To Try In Bergen CountySummer is for milkshakes! These milkshake spots in Bergen County are worth a visit—and worth the calories. 5 Summer Tips For Your Young AthleteDuring National Youth Sports Week, make sure your son or daughter has a fun and safe summer playing their sport of choice. Make A Mojito Your Signature SipWhether you serve it at your backyard bash or raise a glass at a Bergen County bar, this cool cocktail is the perfect summer drink. Nine Months Old And On The MoveThis Westwood tot is proud to show off his (almost!) walking skills—and of course, mom shared the moment on social media. 3 Spots To Try Soft-Shell Crab In Bergen CountyNothing says summer like some fresh seafood! This trio of Bergen restaurants has soft-shell crab worth trying, and ’tis the season. 10 Weekend Events For The Entire FamilyFrom baseball and butterflies to fireworks and fruit-picking, there are many fun upcoming activities for all in Bergen County. Go Forth With These Plans For The FourthStaying close to home over the holiday weekend? These Bergen-based to-dos are way more fun than sitting in Jersey Shore holiday traffic. 7 Spots In Bergen To See Movies In The ParkTurn off your streaming service and head outdoors to watch a summer blockbuster. 6 Bergen Bars With Live Music This SummerWant to enjoy a summer concert… in air conditioning? These Bergen bars are hopping with live local bands almost every day of the week. All Their Ducks In A RowAfter a long practice at Overpeck Park and weeks of prep work, the Saddle River Day School crew team is off to its next stop: a big regatta this weekend in Philadelphia. Kids Away? Parents, Play!While the young ones are at camp, why not enjoy a weekend getaway at one of five Northeast spa resorts? Life’s A BeachThere’s no better place to escape daily life, clear your head and relax than at the beach. Luckily, we live a quick car ride away from pristine beaches—some with bustling boardwalks, others more suited for those seeking peace and quiet. So grab your towels, slather on that sunscreen and get outside. 8 Beauty How-To’sLook your best this summer with savvy hair and makeup tips from local pros. Keeping The Buzz At BayBergen County is working hard to control mosquitoes, and there are steps you can take to do the same. Summer’s Backyard BummersA doctor explains six hazards that can strike right on your own property—and what you can do. Running And Its RisksWhether you’re a light jogger or a competitive racer, injuries threaten to derail your stride. But proper treatment can get you back on track.