You could try joining the NJDUG(NJ Drone Users Group) on Meetup. They fly every weekend, some locations are within 40 minutes of you. This coming Saturday at
Ellisdale Farm Fields
410 Ellisdale Road
Chesterfield , nj 08515
There's a little park North of Old City in Philly that's right on the river and you can fly at Belmont Plateau.