South Orange / Maplewood, NJ



Traveling to NJ

If you are flying in, the closest airport is Newark Liberty International (20 minutes away).


If you are coming from NYC and do not have a car, you can take NJ Transit from NY Penn Station to South Orange.  It is a 6-10 minute walk from the church. Transportation will be provided to the reception location, which is a 5 minute walk from the Maplewood train station where you can catch a train back to the city at the end of the night. 


















Where to Stay

We've reserved a block of rooms at the Hilton Short Hills Hotel.  To book, click here or call 973-379-0100 and mention the "Shiller/Ferretti" wedding.  Rooms will be held until September 18th & the hotel is already booked for the weekend so please reserve your room early!


Transportation will be provided to and from the Hilton to the wedding day festivities.


If you would like information about other hotel options in the area, please let us know!
















If you have any questions about traveling to the wedding or your stay, please don't hesitate to contact Kristin at 973.495.8817 or kms313@gmail.com.  She would love to help you plan your visit to her hometown!












While You're Here

Where to Shop

{The Mall at Short Hills} You wouldn't be in Jersey if there wasn't a mall nearby!  This world-renowned spot is directly across the street from the hotel and has over 160 stores and restaurants. A shopper's paradise! 


Where to Eat - Just a few of our favorite places!

In Maplewood

{Bagel Chateau} 180 Maplewood Avenue // The best place to try your first Taylor Ham Egg & Cheese sandwich!

{Village Trattoria} 2 Inwood Place // Casual pizzeria with traditional Italian fare.

{Arturo's Osteria & Pizzeria} 180 Maplewood Avenue // Brick oven pizzas & other delicious farm-to-table dishes. 

{The Laurel} 175 Maplewood Avenue // Excellent American fare.. even the NY Times agrees!

{St. James Gate} 167 Maplewood Avenue // Good for a bite & a pint!


In South Orange

{Town Hall Delicatessen} 74 First Street // A South Orange institution with NJ-style Sloppy Joe's.. without the ground beef!

{Toro Loco} 23 Valley Street // Come for the food, stay for the margaritas.

{Ariyoshi} 56 South Orange Avenue // Yummy sushi. A Shiller family favorite.


In Millburn

{Millburn Deli} 328 Millburn Avenue // Delicious deli sandwiches.

{La Strada} 355 Millburn Avenue // Pizzeria up front, "fine" dining in the back.

{Millburn Diner} 72 Essex Street // What's a trip to Jersey without a stop at a diner??


What to Do

{eForea Spa} If you're looking for something relaxing, the Hilton has a beautiful spa and pool that you can take advantage of during your stay. 


{South Mountain Reservation} If you prefer something outdoorsy, take a walk or run in the South Mountain Reservation and enjoy the fall colors and the view of the NYC skyline! Best entrance is off South Orange Avenue near Crest Drive (click here for location). 


{Montclair Art Museum} A distinctive collection of American and Native American artwork.


{Thomas Edison National Historical Park} His home and famous laboratories in nearby West Orange. (Kristin's personal favorite!)


{Turtle Back Zoo} Who needs the Bronx Zoo when you have the best little zoo right in town? Don't forget to take the train ride!























Registry Information

Your presence at our wedding is the greatest gift we could ask for!  However, because some of you have asked.. you can check out the links below to see where we are registered.


My Registry















Sunset in Battery Park City














Getting Around

If you don't have a car, download the "Uber" app and use one of the following codes to get a discount!


KristinMarkWedding - free ride up to $30! (new users only)

KristinMark10 - 10% off a ride (up to $10)