NJ fairs and festivals
Jean Phillipe Photography, State Fair Meadowlands

Due to COVID-19, traditional NJ fairs and festivals have either rescheduled, postponed or canceled festivities. Here’s a full list:


June 20: Warren County Arts, Crafts and Music Festival, Washington
June 20-21: Smithville Renaissance Fair, Galloway
June 27-28: West Cape May Strawberry Festival, West Cape May
July 11: 5th Annual Meadowlands Racetrack Beerfest, East Rutherford
July 18: Toms River Food Truck and Music Festival, Toms River
July 19: Paramus Drive Thru Food Truck Event, Paramus
July 23-Aug. 9: State Fair Meadowlands, East Rutherford
July 25: Chester Food Truck and Music Festival, Chester
Aug. 1: Beer, BBQ, Bacon Showdown, Morristown
Aug. 7-8: The Atlantic City Beer and Music Festival, Atlantic City
Aug. 15: Rockaway Township Day, Rockaway
Aug. 21-23: Warren County Farmers’ Fair and Hot Air Balloon Festival, Phillipsburg
Aug. 23: Cranford Street Fair and Craft Show, Cranford
Aug. 23: Art in the Park and Beyond, Bay Head
Aug. 26-29: St. Ann’s Italian Festa, Raritan
Aug. 29: East Brunswick Art and Music Festival, East Brunswick
Sept. 5: Pork Roll Festival, Trenton
Sept. 11-12: Jersey Shore Festival, Seaside Heights
Sept. 11-13: Holmdel/Bayshore Greek Festival, Holmdel
Sept. 19: Jersey City Craft Brew Fest, Jersey City
Sept. 19: The Makers Festival, Tuckerton
Sept. 19: Chili & Salsa Cook-off, Toms River
Sept. 21-22: Waretown Wine Festival, Waretown
Sept. 26: Sparta Day, Sparta
Sept. 24-27: St. George Annual Greek Festival, Piscataway
Sept.-Nov.: Cape May Music Festival Series, Cape May
Oct. 2-3: Wildwood Sons and Daughters of Italy’s Italian Festival, Wildwood
Oct. 3: Creative Arts and Music Festival, Lincroft
Oct. 3: Barktoberfest – Fall Festival and Pet Expo, Seaside Park
Oct. 3: 10th Annual Jersey Shore Wine and Food Trucks Festival, Lakewood
Oct. 3-4: Pour Into Summer Wine Festival, Wildwood
Oct. 16-18: 38th Annual New Jersey Lottery Festival of Ballooning, Readington
Oct. 17-18: Tenafly Street Fair and Craft Show, Tenafly
Oct. 25: Millburn-Short Hills Street Fair & Craft Show, Millburn
Nov. 7: NJ Beer Festival Aboard the Battleship, Camden
Nov. 28-29: Arts in Bloom Driving Tour, Salem
Jan. 23, 2021: 5th Annual Bridgewater Beer Fest, Bridgewater
May 8, 2021: Historic Smithville’s Children’s Festival, Galloway
June 18-21, 2021: Barefoot Country Music Fest, Wildwood
June 25-26, 2021: Bridgefest, Ocean Grove
June 26-27, 2021: 11th Annual Rock, Ribs and Ridges Festival, Augusta


Summer 2020, TBD: Somerville Historic Downtown Arts and Crafts Festival, Somerville
Sept.: Hub City Music Festival, New Brunswick
Oct.: Arts Council of Princeton Communiversity, Princeton
April 2021: Rahway Taste of Spring 20th Anniversary, Rahway
May-June 2021: New Jersey Renaissance Faire, Bordentown
Sept. 2021: Edgewater Arts and Music Festival, Edgewater
2021: MACFest, East Orange
2021: Bergen Street Fest, Teaneck
TBD: New Jersey Wine and Food Festival, Hamburg
TBD: JCFamilies’ Spring Festival, Jersey City
TBD: Asbury Park Music and Film Festival, Asbury Park
TBD: Red Bank 9th Annual International Beer, Wine & Food Fest, Red Bank
TBD: Bacon Food Truck Festival at Laurita Winery, New Egypt
TBD: Hackettstown 28th Annual Spring Festival, Hackettstown
TBD: Montclair Film Festival, Montclair
TBD: Skylands Stadium Food Truck Fest, Augusta
TBD: ECO Fair, Millville
TBD: Spring in Tuckahoe Craftsmen and Home Event, Tuckahoe
TBD: Jersey Shore Food Truck Festival, Oceanport
TBD: New Jersey GreekFest, Westfield
TBD: Fantasy Faire, Millville
TBD: 28th Annual Baymen’s Seafood and Music Festival, Tuckerton
TBD: Downtown Somerville Craft Beer Fest, Somerville
TBD: Jersey Shore Piping and Drumming Festival, Toms River
TBD: Firefly Festival, Princeton


May 30: Giant Spring Fling Flea Market, Ocean Grove
June 2-6: Feast of Saint Anthony, South Plainfield
June 3: Gregory School 82nd Annual Strawberry Festival, West Orange
June 6: 6th Annual Bayonne Hometown Festival, Bayonne
June 6: Summerfest in the Park, Point Pleasant
June 6: Moorestown Day, Moorestown
June 6: Hungarian Festival, New Brunswick
June 6: West Orange Street Fair, West Orange
June 6: City Green Strawberry Festival, Clifton
June 6-7: Sharrott Winery’s Wine & Music Festival, Hammonton
June 7: New Jersey Irish Festival, Oceanport
June 7: Hasbrouck Heights Street Fair, Hasbrouck Heights
June 7: Somerville Street Fair & Craft Show, Somerville
June 7: Garwood Rocks 2020, Garwood
June 13: Wildwood Beer Fest, Wildwood
June 14: Montvale Street Fair, Montvale
June 18-21: Tri-County Fair, Rockaway
June 18-28: North Brunswick Youth Sports Festival, North Brunswick
June 19: Summer Solstice Jazz and Wine, New Brunswick
June 19: Flag Day Festival, Somerville
June 20: Piscataway’s 29th Annual Street Fair, Piscataway
June 20: 2020 Raritan Pow Wow, East Brunswick
June 20: Avalon Performing Arts Center “Magical Mystery Doors”, Avalon
June 20: 3rd Annual Taco Palooza, Chester
June 25-27: Montville Township 4th of July Celebration, Montville
June 26-27: Avalon Performing Arts Center 33rd Annual Art Show and Sale, Avalon
June 27: Beachstock 2020, Margate
June 27: Cultural Diversity Day, Woodland Park
June 21: Nutley’s Annual Father’s Day Street Fair, Nutley
July 4: Oceanfest, Long Branch
July 4: 2020 Freedom Festival, Randolph
July 4: 4th of July Parade, Galloway
July 4: Annual 4th of July Street Fair, Little Falls
July 7-11: Cumberland County Fair, Millville
July 8: Ocean County Fair, Bayville
July 11: City of Water Day, Hoboken
July 11-12: Haddonfield Crafts and Fine Arts Festival, Haddonfield
July 14-18: Burlington County Farm Fair, Columbus
July 16-18: Cape May County 4-H Fair, Cape May
July 16-19: Morris County 4-H Fair, Chester
July 18: Cheesefest, Montclair
July 18-19: MARS Essex Horse Trials, Far Hills
July 23-26: Gloucester County 4-H Fair, Mullica Hill
July 25: Rutgers Gardens Summer Fest, New Brunswick
July 27- Aug. 1: Keyport Fireman’s Fair, Keyport
Aug. 1: Peach Festival, Chester
Aug. 1-9: New Jersey State Fair, Augusta
Aug. 3: Middlesex County Fair, Middlesex
Aug. 4-7: Salem County Fair, Woodstown
Aug. 5-9: Ocean Township Italian Festival, Ocean Township
Aug. 6-8: Atlantic County 4-H Fair, South Egg Harbor City
Aug. 12-14: Somerset County 4-H Fair, Bridgewater
Aug. 15: Morristown Jazz & Blues Festival, Morristown

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