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2019 NJ Fairs and Festivals

Your guide to carnivals, festivals and fairs around the Garden State this summer!

By Macaroni Kid West Morris May 23, 2019

* It is always a good idea to double check the event website before you go in case there are weather or other schedule changes.


JUNE 2019


1st- Point Pleasant SummerfestCommunity Park, Point Pleasant, NJ

1st-  Sparta DaySparta, NJ

1st- Annual Hungarian FestivalNew Brunswick, NJ

1st- Hop Sauce FestivalVeterans Memorial Park, Beach Haven, NJ

 1stKidzTown & Strawberry FestivalHelmetta, NJ

1st- West Orange Street FairWest Orange, NJ

1st -Holi Color FestivalSummit Village Green, Summit, NJ 

White attire is recommended 

Admission is free – Non-Toxic Organic Colors available for purchase

1st- East Brunswick Art & Music FestivalEast Brunswick, NJ

1st- Phillipsburg Food Truck and Music FestivalPhillipsburg, NJ

1st- 10th Annual Wyckoff DayWyckoff, NJ 

1st- City Green Strawberry FestivalClifton, NJ

1st-2nd- Chester Craft ShowMunicipal Field, Chester, NJ

1st-16th- Strawberry Harvest FestivalAlstede Farms, Chester, NJ

2nd- Hasbrouck Heights Street FairHasbrouck Heights, NJ

2nd- Vernon Day Food Truck FestivalVernon, NJ

2nd- Ramsey Farmers’ Market Strawberry FestivalRamsey, NJ

2nd- Somerville Street Fair & Craft ShowSomerville, NJ

2nd- Garwood Rocks 2019Garwood, NJ

2nd- STOMP the Monster 5K Run & FestivalMarlboro, NJ

2nd- Xrootsfest Maplewood, NJ

2nd- 8th- Feast of St. Anthony at OLCSouth Plainfield, NJ

2nd- 9th- Bayshore Greek Fest, Holmdel, NJ

6th-9th- Lighthouse International Film FestivalLong Beach Island, NJ

7th-9th- Big Greek FestivalRandolph, NJ

7th- 30th- The Princeton FestivalPrinceton, NJ

8th- Piscataway’s 28th Annual Street FairPiscataway, NJ

8th- Rockaway Township DayRockaway, NJ

8th- Westfield Street Fair & Craft ShowWestfield, NJ

8th- 3rd Annual Parkfest, Stewartsville, NJ

8th-  Annual Groove in the Grove Festival, Hackettstown, NJ

8th-9th- Pour Into Summer Wine FestivalBerkeley Heights, NJ

9th- Clifton Food Truck Festival, Clifton, NJ

9th- Great Swamp, Great Music FestivalMorristown, NJ

12th-15th- St. Ann Annual Italian FestaRaritan, NJ

13th- Family Fun NightSummit, NJ

13th-16th- Tri-County FairRockaway, NJ

13th-23rd- North Brunswick Youth Sports FestivalNorth Brunswick, NJ

14th- Flag Day Country Music FestivalSomerville, NJ

15th- E.M.S. BrewFestWest Caldwell, NJ

15th- Mendham Food Truck and Music FestivalMendham, NJ

15th- New Jersey Beer & Food FestivalHamburg, NJ

15th-16th- Raritan Native American Heritage Celebration & Pow WowEast Brunswick, NJ

16th- Nutley’s Annual Father’s Day Street Fair300 Franklin Ave, Nutley, NJ

21st-22nd- 32nd Avalon Performing Arts Council Art ShowAvalon, NJ

21st-23rd- Essex Horse Trials Country WeekendFar Hills, NJ

22nd- Taco PaloozaChester, NJ

22nd- BridgefestOcean Grove, NJ

22nd- Ukrainian Cultural FestivalPerth Amboy, NJ

22nd-23rd- Wine & Chocolate FestivalOceanport, NJ

23rd- Firefly FestivalPrinceton, NJ

23rd- Art in the Park and BeyondBay Head, NJ

23rd- Shady Grove Arts and Crafts FestRamsey, NJ

23rd- Giralda 2019 Music and Arts FestivalMadison, NJ

23rd- Downtown Somerville’s Craft Beer FestSomerville, NJ

29th- 30th- 10th Annual Rock, Ribs and Ridges FestivalAugusta, NJ


July 

3rd- Lakewood BlueClaws Patriotic Fireworks ExtravaganzaLakewood, NJ

4th – Oceanfest, Long Branch, NJ

6th-7th – Truckerton Food Truck & Brew FestTuckerton Seaport, Tuckerton, NJ  

6th-7th- Blueberry FestivalAlstede Farms, Chester, NJ

6th-7th – Blueberry BashTerhune Orchards, Princeton, NJ

10th–14th – Mount Olive Carnival, Turkey Brook Park, Budd Lake, NJ   

19th-21st- White Meadow Lake Festival DaysRockaway, NJ

11th - 14th – Black Potatoe Music FestivalThe Red Mill Museum, Clinton, NJ. 

20th – Summer in the Streets – Toms River, NJ. 

13th - Christmas in July at WaterlooStanhope, NJ

13th – Surf & Turf Seafood FestivalMonmouth Park, Monmouth NJ.  

13th-14thSunflower FestivalAlstede Farms, Chester, NJ

18th– 21st – Morris County 4-H FairChubb Park, Chester, NJ. 

20th- Bridgewater Grand Slam Food Truck FestBridgewater, NJ

19th-21st- White Meadow Lake Festival DaysRockaway, NJ

26th-28th – QuickCheck Festival of BallooningSolberg Airport, Whitehouse Station, NJ. 

27th - August 3th - Warren County Farmers' Fair, featuring the Hot Air Balloon FestivalHarmony Township (near Phillipsburg), NJ

August

1st - 4th- 25th Annual Clam FestivalHuddy Park, Highlands, NJ 

2nd-4th- Jersey Fringe Festival, Hammonton, NJ 

3rd- 8th Annual Craft Beer & Crab Festival, Cape May, NJ

3rd- Italian Festival Monmouth ParkOceanport, NJ

3rd – Peach FestivalCommunity Presbyterian Church, Chester, NJ

3rd- Sunflower Festival at Stony Hill FarmsChester, NJ

2rd - 11th – New Jersey State FairSussex County Fairgrounds, Augusta, NJ

3rd - 4th – Just Peachy FestivalTerhune Orchards, Princeton, NJ

6th - 10th – Festival of the SeaSt. Francis Parish & Community Center, Long Beach Township, NJ

10th – Corn and Tomato FestivalFlemington Borough Park, Flemington, NJ

10th – Montclair Jazz Festival Final NightNishuane Park, Montclair, NJ (Festival runs from July 26th- August 10th)

15th- Wedding of the Sea Festival 2019Atlantic City, NJ

17th - Chester Food Truck & Music FestivalChester, NJ  

18th – Summer Street FestivalDowntown Summit, NJ

19th-20th – Jersey Fresh Harvest FestivalAlstede Farms, Chester, NJ 

23rd-24th- Let It All Hang Out Fest 2019 at Waterloo Concert Field, Stanhope, NJ

24th- Food Truck Fest with Fireworks, Turkey Brook Park, Budd Lake, NJ

24th - Morristown Food Truck FestivalGinty Field, Morristown, NJ

24th- Canal Day Music & Craft Festival, Wharton, NJ 

24th- Jersey Shore Jazz & Blues FestivalLong Branch, NJ

30th-Sept 2nd- 23rd Annual AirFest, Rio Grande, NJ

30th - Sept 2nd – Annual Labor Day Weekend Parade and CarnivalMendham, NJ 

September

1st-2nd- Pompton DayPompton Lake, NJ

1st - Scandinavian FestVasa Park, Budd Lake, NJ 

5th-8th-  Italian FestivalHoboken, NJ.

6th-8th- Asbury Park OysterfestAsbury, NJ

7th-8th- 46th Annual Fall ShowChester, NJ

7th - SailfestToms River, NJ

7th - NJ Taco FestivalSussex County Fairgrounds, Augusta, NJ 

7th- Food Truck & Music Fest @ Mennen ArenaMorristown, NJ 

13th-14th - Feast of San Gennaro, Main Street, Belmar, NJ

13th-29th- New Jersey Film Festival Fall 2019, New Brunswick, NJ

14th- Washington Festival in the Borough, Washington, NJ

14th-15th- Fall Family Festival Weekend, Sea Isle City, NJ

14th - 15th, 21st -22nd - Apple FestivalManalapan, NJ

15th- Fosterfields Fall Festival, Morristown, NJ

19th – 22nd- Irish Fall FestivalWildwood, NJ

21st- Fall Family Day, Morris Plains, NJ

21st- FamilyFest/Oktoberfest, Montclair, NJ

21st-22nd- Fall Festival WeekendVanThun Farms, Washington, NJ

27th - 28th- Olde Time Italian FestivalWildwood, NJ

27th-29th- Mercer County Italian American Festival, West Windsor, NJ 

28th-29th- 21st Annual Chester Lions Oktoberfest Weekend, Chester, NJ

28th- Edison’s Fall Family Spectacular, Edison, NJ

28th - HarborfestSea Isle City, NJ

28th- Franklin Day Festival, Somerset, NJ 

29th- Hoboken Fall Arts & Music Festival, Hoboken City Hall, Hoboken, NJ


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