Discover the best things to do in Freehold and around Monmouth County

Whether you’re planning a vacation or you just need a break between business meetings, Radisson Hotel Freehold places you near a wide variety of things to do. Spend the day riding roller coasters at Six Flags Great Adventure, or cool down during the warmer months at Six Flags Hurricane Harbor water park. Your kids will also enjoy the indoor rides and arcade games at iPlay America, about a five-minute drive from our hotel. You can learn about the region’s role in the Revolutionary War at Monmouth Battlefield State Park, which offers trails through fields and woods. If you prefer a day at the beach, head to Jersey Shore hot spots like Asbury Park, where you can swim, browse chic boardwalk shops, or catch a gig at The Stone Pony. Need a last-minute gift for an event in our Crystal Ballroom? Find the perfect item at nearby Freehold Raceway Mall or Jackson Premium Outlets.

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Freehold Raceway Mall

0.41 mi / 0.66 km from the hotel
Need a new outfit? One of the state’s largest malls, Freehold Raceway Mall is home to popular stores such as lululemon, Macy’s, and H&M.

Jackson Premium Outlets

8.59 mi / 13.82 km from the hotel
Score discounts on dozens of fashion, sportswear, and home-goods brands, including Polo Ralph Lauren, Nike, and Crate & Barrel, at this outlet mall. Fuel your bargain hunting with Chinese dumplings or a Nathan’s Famous hot dog in the food court.

Hominy Hill Golf Course

5.51 mi / 8.87 km from the hotel
Tee up at this 18-hole golf course designed by Robert Trent Jones and owned by Monmouth County. Frequently rated as New Jersey’s best public course, Hominy Hill offers a relaxing break in the state’s beautiful countryside.

Monmouth Battlefield State Park

1.59 mi / 2.57 km from the hotel
Visit this 1,818-acre site of the Battle of Monmouth, fought during the Revolutionary War. Stop by the Visitor Center to learn more about the battle, tour restored historic 18th-century farms, or pack a lunch and enjoy hiking the park’s beautiful fields and forests.

Monmouth County Historical Association

1.5 mi / 2.42 km from the hotel
Explore this museum tracing the history of Monmouth County, which was founded in the late 1600s. You can view everything from handmade textiles and clothing to toys, furniture, and weapons. The museum also offers tours of five local historic homes.

Turkey Swamp Park

3.51 mi / 5.65 km from the hotel
Spend a day outdoors in this tranquil park, which spans more than 2,280 acres. The 17-acre lake offers boating, fishing, and even ice-skating when it freezes over in the winter. Hike the beautiful woods or let your kids enjoy the park’s playgrounds.

Battleview Orchards

1.16 mi / 1.86 km from the hotel
Pick up baked goods and fresh fruits at this orchard with more than 100 years of farming history.

Center Players

1.52 mi / 2.45 km from the hotel
Enjoy a variety of productions throughout the year at Freehold’s resident theater company.

Freehold Raceway

0.89 mi / 1.43 km from the hotel
The half-mile Freehold Raceway is the oldest daytime harness horse-racing track in the country.

iPlay America

1.07 mi / 1.72 km from the hotel
iPlay America features more than a dozen indoor rides and attractions, hundreds of arcade games, party rooms, a candy shop, and various eateries.

Six Flags Great Adventure

10.63 mi / 17.11 km from the hotel
At this high-energy theme park, you can ride roller coasters, cool off with water rides, and get an up-close look at wildlife on the Wild Safari Drive-Thru Adventure.