Guide: Festivals happening in New Jersey


Are you looking for somewhere fun to go as the weather warms up? 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.


Spring Festivals

Annual Michael Arnone's Crawfish Fest
Location: The Sussex County Fairgrounds
Dates: May 31-June 2
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Foodstock - Woodbridge Food Truck Festival
Location: Woodbridge Center
Dates: June 1-3
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Jersey Shore Wine Festival
Location: FirstEnergy Park
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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Atlantic City Food Truck Festival
Location: Brighton Park
Atlantic City
Dates: June 8-9
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Wildwood Beer Fest
Location: Fox Park
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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Summer Festivals

State Fair Meadowlands
Location: Metlife Stadium
East Rutherford
Dates: June 20-July 7
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Festival of Ballooning
Location: Solberg Airport
Dates: July 26-28
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Fall Festivals
Location: North Beach Asbury Park, Bradley Park
Asbury Park
Dates: Sept. 21-22
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Location: Morey's Piers and Water Parks
Dates: Sept. 20-22; Sept. 27-29; Oct. 4-6; Oct. 11-13
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Mercer County Italian American Festival
Mercer County Park
West Windsor
Dates: Sept. 27-29
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Location: Taylor Avenue Ball Field
Long Beach Island
Date: Oct. 5
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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
Dates: April 27-28
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2019 Food Truck and Craft Beer Festival
Location: Skylands Stadium
Date: May 4
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WildwoodStock Spring Festival
Location: Morey's Piers and Water Parks
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
Date: May 5
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Montclair Film Festival
Various Locations
Dates: May 3-12
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33rd Annual New Jersey Seafood Festival
Location: Pyanoe Plaza
Dates: May 17-19
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