Special Events

There are many ways to come together as a community at Far Hills in support of our students and teachers. Learn more about this year’s signature events.

3rd Annual Far Hills Trick or Trot and Family Color Run
Sunday, October 27, 2019 | Campus Trails

You read it here first! Our fun run is becoming colorful this year! Join us at this family-friendly 5K trail race and color run over the stunning grounds of the FH campus. Our rolling hills are easily accessible to jogging strollers, walkers and runners alike! Post-race, families are invited to join us for a carnival full of games and prizes. Watch your email for more details and to register as a 5K runner and/or a color run team. 

Book Fair 2019, November 4–7, 2019
The Book Fair is a Far Hills tradition, offering the latest in literary options for students, teachers, and parents. Don’t just shop at the Book Fair, make sure to stop by for the guest author visits and take a peek at our library and classroom wish lists. For more information on hours and volunteer opportunities, please look for an email from your class parent or check back in October!

Student Raffle and Features Auction, November 4–22, 2019
While you’re visiting the Book Fair, don’t forget to peruse the Student Raffle and Features Auction tables! The Student Raffle features priceless prizes our students can win such as “Head of School for the Day,” personalized cookie party for your class and the hottest toys of the season. Tickets are sold during the Book Fair and the following week in the café each day after drop off and before pick up. Student Raffle winners will be drawn at the assembly on Friday, November 22, 2019. 

The Features Auction offers a variety of fantastic silent auction packages for families and parents. Looking for front row seats to Graduation or the Holiday Concert? The Features Auction is the place for you! All proceeds benefit our students and teachers.

The Hills are Alive
Saturday, February 22, 2020 | 
Performing Arts Center
Come back to FH for a night of music and revelry as we celebrate the 90th anniversary of Far Hills Country Day School. Watch your email for more details as they unfold. It’s sure to be a fun evening.

2020 Golf Classic
Spring 2020 / Location TBD

Since Mother Nature won at the year’s Golf Classic in May, we are anxious to get back on the links next spring for another day of competition and camaraderie. More information to come just after the new year.

Grandparents & Special Friends’ Day 2019
Success transpires when there is a strong support system in place. Our grandparents and special friends prove that year after year each May when they come to campus. This year was no exception. Whether being taught coding in Lower School, witnessing the cross-curricular teachings of science and visual arts in Upper School or being entertained by onstage performances, our attendees witnessed what makes Far Hills so special. Next year on Fri., May 1, 2020, all grade levels will participate in this special day so be sure to mark your calendars now.