There are hundreds of fairs and festivals in NJ for you and your family to explore. Many are annual events, while others are new establishments. From classic street fairs to niche parades, there are tons of fairs and festivals in NJ to add to your calendar!

Fairs and Festivals in NJ

2021 List of Fairs and Festivals in NJ

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September 5, Stirling Street Fair, Stirling
September 6, Riverdale Labor Day Street Fair, Riverdale
September 9-12, Hoboken Italian Festival, Hoboken
September 11-12, South Jersey Apple Fest, Bridgeton
September 11, 6th Annual NJ Taco Festival, Augusta
September 12, Fanny Wood Day Street Fair, Fanwood
September 17-October 10, Oktoberfest at Morey’s Piers, Wildwood
September 23-26, 30th Annual Irish Fall Festival, North Wildwood
September 25, Water Lantern Festival, Jersey City
September 24, Jersey City Jazz Festival, Jersey City
September 25, Holi Hai Color Walk, Jersey City
September 25-26, 37th Annual Mountain Creek Oktoberfest, Vernon
September 25-26, Hackettstown Oktoberfest 2021, Hackettstown
September 25-26, Oktoberfest 2021, Trenton
September 26, Garfield Fall Family Street Fest, Garfield
Septmber 26, 22nd Annual Leonia Oktoberfest, Leonia


October 2-3, ChowderFest, Long Beach Island
October 2, CCTS 2021 Food Truck and Craft Beer Festival, Sicklerville
October 2, Oktoberfest at Historic Smithville, Smithville
October 2, Oktobertruck Fest 2021, Verona
October 2, Highlands 20th Annual Ocktoberfest, Highlands
October 9, The Craft Show at Oktoberfest, Demarest
October 15-16, Camden County Fair, Gloucester Township
October 16, Gloucester Township’s Food and Craft Beer Festival, Gloucester
October 17, Cherry Hill Harvest Festival, Cherry Hill
October 17, Hamilton Township’s Oktoberfest, Hamilton Township
October 23, Fall Festival in Collingswood, Collingswood



July 23-25, New Jersey Lottery Festival of Ballooning, Readington
July 24, New Jersey Beer Festival, Camden
July 28-Aug 4, Warren Farmers’ Fair and Hot Air Balloon Festival, Belvidere
July 31, 7th Annual Food Truck Seafood Festival, East Rutherford
July 31, Craft and Vendor Fair at Rockaway Mall, Rockaway


August 6-8, Clam Festival, Highlands
August 7-8, Seafood Festival, Landisville
August 7, Watershed Butterfly Festival, Hopewell Township
August 7th, Crafts and Drafts at Jersey Girl Brewing,  Hackettstown
August 7th, Edible History Series, Upper Freehold
August 7th, VonThun Food Truck and Sunflower Festival, Washington
August 7-14, New Jersey State Fair, Augusta
August 14th, Chester Food Truck & Music Festival, Chester
August 14th-15th, Craft Beer, Music & Crab Festival Crafts & Collectibles Show, Cape May
August 27-29, Michael Arnone’s 31st Annual Crawfish Fest, Augusta
August 28 Summer of Love 60’s Music Festival, Haddon Township
August 28-29,  the Wine Down Summer Festival, West Deptford
August 31st, Labor Day Lobsterfest, Bradley Beach