Summer is officially here, which means fairs, festivals and tons of special events are also here! No matter where you live, or what you like to do, there is something for you and your entire family! Here are just a couple of our favorites – check out our website for a complete listing! Time for some summer fun!
Newark Black Film Festival at the Newark Museum – a showcase of emerging writers, directors, producers and performers, highlighting the African-American experience. Films for both adults and youth. Through July 31st
Wildwood Crest Sand Sculpting Festival - Amateur sand sculpting contest, sand sculpture designs by 'Can You Dig It’, professional sand sculptors, live music right on the beach and more! June 26th.
State Fair Meadowlands – NJs biggest event, complete with rides, shows, arcades games, music, food and much, much more! Through July 7th.
Somerset Patriots versus the LI Ducks – Join the boys of summer as they take on the team from Long Island. Afterwards stay for fireworks! June 28th
Summer Concert Series at the NJ Botanical Gardens – Enjoy your favorite rock-n-roll under the stars from the Kootz Band. 6:30 PM. $5 donation requested. June 28th.
Night Moves at the Turtle Back Zoo – Come see the zoo in a different light. Learn all about what animals do at night on this guided tour. Appropriate for ages 5 and up. Bring your own flashlight! Pre-registration required. June 28th.
Jazzy Scallop and Seafood Festival – Viking Village in Barnaget Light. 2:30-5PM. June 29th
Harlem Meer Performance Festival – Features the best in local established and emerging artists in the genres of jazz, Latin, gospel, blues and world music. Bring a blanket and picnic lunch to enjoy the music from one of the Park's nearby lawns. Free. June 30th
The NJ Kids Team
State Fair Meadowlands
Sippin' On The River in Red Bank
Celebrate Grand Re-Opening of our 2nd Floor at World of Wings
Wildwood Crest Sand Sculpting Festival
5th Annual Jazzy Scallop and Seafood Festival at Viking Village in Barnegat Light
Beachstock 2013 Saturday, June 29
Street Fair in Berkeley Heights
17th Annual Sweet Sounds Downtown Jazz Festival
Tuesday, July 2, 07:00 PM - 09:00 PM
Every Tuesday evening in July and August (with Wednesday night rain dates) from 7pm to 9pm, throughout the downtown. We are planning nine nights of Jazz this year. Westfield. Read More >>
Free Fireworks at Keansburg Amusement Park
Wednesday, July 3
Keansburg Amusement Park will be hosting two nights of spectacular fireworks shows at dusk each night. Keansburg. Read More >>
Sand Sculpting Contest in Ocean City
Wednesday, July 3, 09:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Sand Sculpting Contest 9am at the 6th St. Beach - the first one of the season. Ocean City. Read More >>
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