Guide: Festivals happening in New Jersey

 

Are you looking for something fun to do in the area? Look no further. Here is a guide for some festivals happening in New Jersey. Please check with the organization before heading out. Dates and times are subject to change.

UPCOMING EVENTS:

Fall Festivals

Fall Festival in South Brunswick
Location: VonThun Farms
Monmouth Junction
Dates: Various days
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Cape May Fall Festival
Location: New Jersey Audubon

1045 Beach Ave
Cape May, NJ
Dates: Oct. 17-20
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Diggerfest
Location: Diggerland
West Berlin
Dates: Weekends through Oct. 27
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Fall Festival at Casino Pier
Location: Casino Pier
Seaside Heights
Date: Oct. 19
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PAST EVENTS:

 

2019 Essex County Cherry Blossom Festival
Location: Branch Brook Park
Essex County
Dates: April 6-14
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Asbury Park Music and Film Festival
Location: Paramount Theatre
Asbury Park
Dates: April 25-28
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45th Annual New Jersey Folk Festival
Location: Rutgers University Eagleton Institute/Woodlawn
New Brunswick
Date: April 27
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5th Annual Waretown Spring Wine Festival
Location: Waretown Recreation and Lake Area
Waretown
Dates: April 27-28
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2019 Food Truck and Craft Beer Festival
Location: Skylands Stadium
Augusta
Date: May 4
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WildwoodStock Spring Festival
Location: Morey's Piers and Water Parks
Wildwood
Dates: May 3-5
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May Day Spring Festival and Pet Expo
Location: Island Beach State Park
Seaside Park
Date: May 4
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Hoboken Spring Arts and Music Festival
Location: Hoboken City Hall
Hoboken
Date: May 5
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Montclair Film Festival
Various Locations
Montclair
Dates: May 3-12
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33rd Annual New Jersey Seafood Festival
Location: Pyanoe Plaza
Belmar
Dates: May 17-19
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Annual Michael Arnone's Crawfish Fest
Location: The Sussex County Fairgrounds
Frankford
Dates: May 31-June 2
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Foodstock - Woodbridge Food Truck Festival
Location: Woodbridge Center
Woodbridge
Dates: June 1-3
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Jersey Shore Wine Festival
Location: FirstEnergy Park
Lakewood
Dates: June 1-2
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Summer Food Truck and Craft Beer Fest
Location: Yogi Berra Stadium
Little Falls
Date: June 1
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Greek Festival by the Bay
Location: St. Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church
Perth Amboy
Dates: June 1-2
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Spring Fest/Family Fun Day
Location: Perth Amboy Catholic School
Perth Amboy
Date: June 1
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Atlantic City Food Truck Festival
Location: Brighton Park
Atlantic City
Dates: June 8-9
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Wildwood Beer Fest
Location: Fox Park
Wildwood
Date: June 8
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New Jersey Beer and Food Festival
Location: Crystal Springs Resort
Sussex County
Date: June 15
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Little Ferry Circus Spectacular
Location: Main Street Park
Little Ferry
Dates: June 29-30
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Rock, Ribs and Ridges Festival
Location: Sussex County Fairgrounds
Augusta
Dates: June 29-30
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State Fair Meadowlands
Location: Metlife Stadium
East Rutherford
Dates: June 20-July 7
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White Meadow Lake Festival Days
Location: White Meadow Lake Country Club
Rockaway
Dates: July 19-21
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QuickChek New Jersey Festival of Ballooning
Location: Solberg Airport
Readington
Dates: July 26-28
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BBQ and Craft Beer Festival
Location: Monmouth Park Racetrack
Oceanport
Date: Aug. 31- Sept. 2
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Clifton Food Truck and Music Festival
Location: Well Road
Clifton
Date: Sept. 1
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Filipino American Festival
Location: Overpeck Park
Ridgefield Park
Date: Sept. 1
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Annual St. Demetrios Greek Festival
Location: St. Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church
Union
Dates: Sept. 5-8
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Hoboken Italian Festival
Location: Frank Sinatra Drive
Hoboken
Dates: Sept. 5-7
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Asbury Park Oysterfest
Location: Bradley Park 
Asbury Park 
Dates: Sept. 6-8
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NJ Highlands Coalition Brewfest at Boonton
Location: Canalside Park
Boonton
Date: Sept. 7
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Great Meadows Food Truck and Music Festival
Location: 24 Cemetery Road
Great Meadows
Date: Sept. 8 
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Irish Fall Festival
Location: Participating pubs
North Wildwood
Dates: Sept. 19-22
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15th Annual Latino Festival of Monmouth County
Location: Freehold Hall of Records Parking Lot
Freehold
Date: Sept. 21
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Roseland Greek Festival
Location: Ss. Nicholas, Constantine & Helen Greek Orthodox Church. 80 Laurel Ave, Roseland, NJ 07068
Date: Sept. 20-22
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Hope, NJ 250th Celebration
Location: Village of Hope
Hope
Date: Sept. 20-22
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Oktoberfest in Wildwood
Location: Morey's Piers and Water Parks
Wildwood
Dates: Sept. 20-22; Sept. 27-29; Oct. 4-6
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Oktoberfest at Mountain Creek Resort
Location: 200 Route 94, Vernon, NJ 07462
Dates: Sept. 21-22
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Sea.Hear.Now
Location: North Beach Asbury Park, Bradley Park
Asbury Park
Dates: Sept. 21-22
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Sussex County Food Truck and Music Festival 
Location: Sussex County Fairgrounds
Augusta 
Date: Sept. 22
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Westfield Festifall
Location: Westfield
Date: Sept. 22
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Mercer County Italian American Festival
Mercer County Park
West Windsor
Dates: Sept. 27-29
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Oktoberfest in Hackettstown
Location: Downtown Hackettstown; various locations
Hackettstown
Dates: Sept. 27-29
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Yogi Berra Stadium Food Truck and Craft Beer Festival
Location: Yogi Berra Museum and Learning Center
Little Falls
Date: Sept. 28
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Chowderfest
Location: Taylor Avenue Ball Field
Long Beach Island
Date: Oct. 5
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Woodland Park Food Truck and Music Festival
Location: 387 Rifle Camp Road
Woodland Park
Date: Oct. 6
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Oktoberfest in Wildwood
Location: Morey's Piers and Water Parks
Wildwood
Dates: Oct. 11-13
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5th Annual LBI FLY International Kite Festival
Location: Long Beach Island
Ship Bottom
Dates: Oct. 11-13
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Bloomfield HarvestFest
Location: North Bergen
Date: Oct. 12
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Weekend Journey Through the Past
Location: Various Historic Sites in Somerset County
Somerville
Date: Oct. 12-13
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Stanhope Food Truck and Music Festival
Location: Concert Field, 2 Kinney Road
Stanhope
Date: Oct. 13
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