Best of NJ’s Fall Feature is sponsored by Investors Bank.

Every year, the team at Best of NJ aims to provide the ultimate Fall Guide to New Jersey. For 2017, we’re hard at work cataloging events, putting together seasonal editorial content and going on-location to cover as many exciting Fall activities as possible. If all goes well, we’ll have built the biggest and best guide to the season in the entire state. Be sure to check back regularly for updates as we add new featured articles and events to our ever-growing list.

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ad-map-2Fall is a great season here in New Jersey. The air cools as summer begins to fade, and the entire landscape comes alive with brilliant shades of gold, red and orange. Leaves fall from the trees in a beautiful spiral dance as they make a crazy quilt of shapes, textures and colors on the ground.

You can celebrate fall in many ways. You might take the kids to their first corn maze, take your significant other on a haunted hayride or visit an apple orchard to stock up on fall baking supplies. You’ll also find pick your own pumpkin patches all over the state. On just about any weekend, there’s a fall festival going on somewhere, and Best of NJ is here to help you find the best of what our state has to offer this season.


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General Fall Content: Food, Fun & Foliage

If you’re looking for seasonal content without any holiday stories to get in the way, this is the page for you. This general fall roundup is dedicated to themed stories which highlight the best parts of autumn. In it, you’ll find an assortment of editorials and events related to fall trends, hiking trails, foods and more…


NJ Halloween: One Great Guide to Halloween in New Jersey

The Best of NJ guide to Halloween includes all of our Halloween features, events and contests. This annual tradition is our comprehensive breakdown built to offer our readers the best of Halloween in New Jersey!


NJ Mums: Garden Center Mums, Grown in New Jersey

Fall Decor: Designer Trends, Decorations & More

It’s that time New Jersey. The time to start decorating homes and front yards with various seasonal items. That’s why Best of NJ is putting together our annual Fall Decor guide, a comprehensive breakdown of all your decorative needs….


The Best Apple Orchards & PYO Apple Farms in New Jersey

Pick Your Own, New Jersey! Our comprehensive guide to Fall apple picking is just beginning today. While you’re here, you might want to see our new how-to article on Picking the perfect Apple, and our list of special features on NJ Apple…


PYO Pumpkins: Pick Your Own Pumpkin Farms in New Jersey

Our comprehensive guide to Fall pumpkin picking is just beginning today. We’ll be updating this page every day. You’ve got a lot of choices all over the state, from Mercer to Bergen to Ocean and beyond. While you’re here, you might want…


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NJ Corn Mazes: Can you Find your Way Out?

Our NJ Corn Mazes feature is here to help you find a New Jersey corn maze to get lost in (then hopefully find your way out of). This comprehensive guide includes statewide listings, so you can find a maze from anywhere in the Garden State. Be sure to keep an eye on this page, as we’ll be adding new locations throughout the fall season…


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Trunk or Treat Guide: New Jersey’s Best Bets Near You!

The dancing skeleton minivan is passing out Hershey bars. The Charlie Brown Honda has Halloween loot bags. There are Minions over at the Jeep Wrangler handing out Jack-Be-Little pumpkins. For millions of children across New Jersey, it’s…


A Guide to the Best Halloween Parades in New Jersey

Halloween in New Jersey is here. This time of year, all sorts of weird things start to happen. Zombies are out walking the streets, ghosts are rising up out of graveyards, witches and skeletons are hanging out on front porches and…


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The Best NJ Fall Festivals: Harvest Festivals, Car Shows & More

Get Out There, New Jersey! Fall is a great season in the Garden State. Our guide is just beginning today. As you can see on the map below, there’s a lot going on all over the state, from Beach Haven to Vernon to Pilesgrove…


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Thanksgiving NJ: The Juiciest, Plumpest Guide of All

Thanksgiving is, for many, the most anticipated holiday of the year. Sure, there aren’t as many gifts involved as during the month of December, but isn’t all the food you can eat shared among family and friends really the greatest gift of all?


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NJ Fall Events in North Jersey

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Fall Festival at Great Swamp

Saturday, September 16, 2017: Join in for a Fall celebration. This year the theme is the Wonders of Water—after all, it’s a Swamp. A day of fun activities for all—with free hot dogs on …


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Fall Family Day

Saturday, September 16, 2017: Fall Family Day features seasonal fun with hayrides around the grounds of Craftsman Farms, and pumpkin painting. Indoor and outdoor scavenger hunts, craft activities and handicraft demonstrations. Bring the whole …


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1920s County Fair and Harvest Festival

Sunday, September 17, 2017: Come all to the country fair with farm animals, wagon-rides, food trucks, live music, crafts, exhibits, demonstrations, period games, wood-burning cook stove demos, and hands-on farm activities. This annual event …


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Champion of the Grill & Sussex County Day

Sunday, September 17, 2017: Looking for a free, family fun day? Join the Sussex County Chamber of Commerce on Sunday, September 17 for Sussex County Day at Champions of the Grill. Info


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Pig Roast – Sunday, September 17th at Calandra’s Italian Village

Sunday, September 17, 2017: il Vecchio Cafe, located inside Calandra’s Italian Village, is excited to host its first Pig Roast! The event will be held on Sunday, September 17, 2017 from 12:30 pm to …


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Montclair's Annual Fashion Show

Sunday, September 17, 2017: Montclair's Annual Fashion Show to Raise Funds for Charity. Don’t miss out on all the fashion in Montclair this Sunday. The Wellmont Theater will host a lineup of Montclair Center's top …


Till Death Do Us Part

Murder Mystery Dinner

Sunday, September 17, 2017: Now Showing: Til Death Do Us Part. The birds are chirping, the sun is shining, but the wedding bells aren’t ringing for this not-so-happy couple when a member of the wedding …


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CPR & First Aid Training

Thursday, September 21, 2017: JAG Physical Therapy with the Fairfield Free Public Library is hosting a complimentary education program on Thursday September 21st at 10am-1pm. Come learn First Aid and CPR for Adult, Child …


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90's Night

Thursday, September 21, 2017: Grab your flannel, slap on your bracelet, and set the VCR to tape Friends because LSC After Dark is teaming up with Midnight Market NJ to throw a ‘90s party! …


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Walk to End Alzheimer's®

Saturday, September 23, 2017: Essex-Hudson-Union Walk to End Alzheimer's at Weequahic Park, Meeker Avenue & Empire Street, Newark, NJ on Saturday, September 23, 2017. Walk-day events include a live DJ, team photo opportunities, and post-walk …


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Heroes for Children 5K and Family Fun Run/Walk

Saturday, September 23, 2017: Get your family and friends running this USATF-Certified 5K around the reservoir – and if walking is better, that’s fine, too! Register for either the 5K or the 1.7 mile …


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ECCR 52nd Annual Country Fair

Saturday, September 23, 2017: This fair is a true town tradition for all families to enjoy: pony rides, electronic rides, tons of games for kids, paint a pumpkin, make a scarecrow, tie dye shirts, …


Lincoln Park

Lincoln Park Day Festival

Saturday, September 23, 2017: Attractions include free entertainment on stage, exhibit booths and give-a-ways by local nonprofit organizations and businesses, free bouncy rides for kids of all ages. A large flea market and outdoor …


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Rock n’ Roll Up Your Sleeve Blood Drive

Saturday, September 23, 2017: Donate Blood Now....people can't live without it. Those who are interested in donating should visit the Macy’s Court in Rockaway Mall between 10am and 9pm. Stop by to see WDHA …


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8th Annual Hamilton Park Conservancy BBQ Festival

Saturday, September 23, 2017: Come join in for the 8th Annual Hamilton Park Conservancy BBQ Festival in support of The Hamilton Park Conservancy. BBQ, music, drinks and more! Noon to 8pm. Info


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USBands Gold Showcase Competition

Saturday, September 23, 2017: 11 bands slated to compete. There will be school spirit-wear for sale, as well home-baked goods and concession stands, and 50/50 raffles. Come out and enjoy a fun, music filled …


The Cure Festival

The Cure Festival

Saturday, September 23, 2017: This event features beer, spirit and wine tasting from around NJ as well as food samplings from local eateries. Music and games round out the event for an afternoon of …


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Robby Krieger of the Doors Celebrating 50 Years of Doors Music

Saturday, September 23, 2017: Robby Krieger played guitar in the Doors and co-wrote many of the group’s hits. With a new touring band that includes his son Waylon Krieger, he brings their legendary songs …


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Paramus Walk/Run for Hope

Sunday, September 24, 2017: Walk or run to celebrate survivors, support those facing cancer and remember those lost while raising funds for CancerCare’s free, professional support services available to anyone affected by cancer. The …


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16th Annual TowacoFest

Sunday, September 24, 2017: Towacofest is a shopper's dream with over 100 vendors selling everything from handbags to sports collectibles to incense. Make sure you show up hungry with the whole hoard: there will …


Danone Nations Cup

Danone Nations Cup World Final - Family Soccer Event

Sunday, September 24, 2017: Danone Nations Cup, the world’s largest youth soccer tournament for kids ages 10 to 12, comes to the USA! Fun for fans of all ages. Come for a few hours …


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Maplewood Art Walk & Music Fest

Sunday, September 24, 2017: Leave the internet and malls behind and walk the streets of NJ’s #1 Downtown’s annual Art Walk & MusicFest. Shop for fine art and handcrafted jewelry, enjoy live music and …


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Grand Harvest Wine & Music Festival

Sunday, September 24, 2017: The 10th annual Grand Harvest Wine & Music Festival returns to Rutherfurd Hall with great music and food, and an extended list of craft and merchandise vendors. Info


Morristown Festival on the Green

Morristown Festival on the Green

Sunday, September 24, 2017: The premier fall festival in Northern NJ since 1994! Families join in from throughout Northern NJ to enjoy non-stop entertainment for all ages on up to 4 different stages, 150+ …


Till Death Do Us Part

Murder Mystery Dinner

Sunday, September 24, 2017: Now Showing: Til Death Do Us Part. The birds are chirping, the sun is shining, but the wedding bells aren’t ringing for this not-so-happy couple when a member of the wedding …


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Paul Anka

Wednesday, September 27, 2017: Enjoy the music of one of the most prolific singers and songwriters of our time as Paul Anka performs his hits like “My Way,” “Put Your Head on My Shoulder,” …


Shopkins Live!

Thursday, September 28, 2017: Shopkins Live! will feature The Shoppies and Shopkins characters taking the stage with an all new storyline, original pop music and video highlights as “Jessicake,” “Bubbleisha,” “Peppa-Mint” and friends prepare …


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Uncorked & Uncapped 2017

Thursday, September 28, 2017: Sample wines, craft beers, spirits, and restaurant tastings. All proceeds will benefit The Arc of Essex County and the nearly 1,500 individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities, and their families. Info


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Uncorked and Uncapped: Wine, Beer, and Food Fest

Thursday, September 28, 2017: The Arc of Essex County will host the fourth annual Uncorked and Uncapped: Wine, Beer, and Food Fest on September 28th. Attendees will enjoy a wide selection of fine wines, …


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Essex/Hudson County 4-H Fair

Saturday, September 30, 2017: 4-H fairs give local youth and 4‑H members the opportunity to exhibit the knowledge and skills that they have developed. The 4‑H fair is for youth to showcase their work …


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Craft & Vendor Show/Pet Adoption

Saturday, September 30, 2017: Come join in for the Fall Indoor/Outdoor Craft & Vendor Show and Pet Adoption Event on Saturday September 30, 3017. Doors open 10am - 3pm. 67 Edgewood Road, Ringwood, NJ …


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Abma’s Farm Helps *Tackle Kids Cancer*

Saturday, September 30, 2017: Family activities include Hayrides; Build A Barnyard Animal Station; Pony Rides; Outdoor Learning Center with Tractor Slide, Corn Pit, and Baby Animals; Bow Making in the Greenhouse; and more! 100% …


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Farm Dinner at Fresh & Fancy Farms

Saturday, September 30, 2017: Join in for a Fresh & Fancy Farm Dinner under the stars and among the flowers. This 5-course dinner features a taste of the season. All items served are local …


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Our Lady of the Lake Oktoberfest

Saturday, September 30, 2017: Oktoberfest is an adult-only event. This memorable night will feature live entertainment, an all-you-can-eat German buffet, wine and beer, and so much more. Wunderbar! Info


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Annual Fall Festival at Fresh & Fancy Farms

Sunday, October 1, 2017: Join in for Fresh & Fancy Farms' Annual Fall Festival! Fall crafts, pumpkin painting and seasonal foods & beverages! All ages welcome! { Free Entry } Info


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Mayor's Health & Wellness Excursion

Sunday, October 1, 2017: “All Aboard for Wellness, Fitness & Fun!!!!” Your journey begins at the Whippany Railway Museum with free parking and access to the Museum grounds and building. The train will bring you …


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A Celebration of Pets

Sunday, October 1, 2017: Spend an afternoon in the outdoor Verona Town Hall Square to honor your four-footed, winged, and finned friends by recognizing their importance in our lives and the joy they bring …


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1st Sunday Tour of The Frelinghuysen Arboretum

Sunday, October 1, 2017: Meet in the lobby of the Haggerty Education Center for the season’s final tour of the grounds of The Frelinghuysen Arboretum. Learn some of the history and enjoy the beauty …


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Diversity Day

Sunday, October 1, 2017: Passaic County is one of the most diverse counties in the State, and they are celebrating that Diversity on October 1st. Come to enjoy a hodgepodge of ethnic foods and …


Whippany Pumpk Fest

Whippany Pumpkin Festival

Sunday, October 1, 2017: Celebrate the Fall Harvest and the Season of the Witch during the Museum's 16th Annual Pumpkin Festival. Kick back with some scarecrows and wander through the Pumpkin Market Place Crafts …


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James Van Praagh

Sunday, October 1, 2017: An internationally renowned New York Times bestselling author, James Van Praagh is hailed throughout the world as a pioneer of the mediumship movement, and recognized as one of the most …


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JAG Physical Therapy - Chatham Grand Opening Ribbon Cutting

Tuesday, October 3, 2017: Join in for the Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting for JAG Physical Therapy - Chatham! There will be food, fun and giveaways! To RSVP email Kayla George at kgeorge@jagpt.com


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Integrity House Newark Corporate Run

Wednesday, October 4, 2017: Join a thousand runners for a 5K race in downtown Newark to support Integrity House. Registration includes race bib, a limited edition t-shirt while supplies last, lunch and entertainment. Awards …


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"Hooray for Hollywood" Tricky Tray Evening

Thursday, October 5, 2017: The “Hooray for Hollywood” fundraiser, which benefits the residents of Preakness Healthcare Center, includes a 4-course dinner, live entertainment and 1 sheet of regular tricky tray tickets. Info


Barry Manilow

Barry Manilow

Thursday, October 5, 2017: Barry Manilow's unparalleled career encompasses virtually every area of music, including performing, composing, arranging and producing. A Songwriters Hall of Fame inductee, Manilow has triumphed in every medium of entertainment. …


Steven Wright

Steven Wright

Thursday, October 5, 2017: Steven Wright is a stand-up comedian, actor, writer, and an Oscar-winning film producer. He is known for his distinctly lethargic voice and slow, deadpan delivery of ironic, philosophical, and sometimes …


Pizza Night

Pizza Night on the Farm

Friday, October 6, 2017: Join in for Pizza and fun on the farm! Bring friends and family for a night under the stars & among the flowers and enjoy the farm-fresh pizza straight out of …


The Midtown Men

The Midtown Men

Friday, October 6, 2017: This sensational production reunites four stars from the original cast of Broadway’s Jersey Boys. Tony Award winner Christian Hoff, Michael Longoria, Daniel Reichard and Tony Award nominee J. Robert Spencer, …


Walk to Fight Alzheimer's

Walk to Fight Alzheimer's® at Liberty State Park

Saturday, October 7, 2017: Help raise funds for Alzheimer's programs, services, and research! Whether you’re looking for a corporate team building experience, a group outing or just an opportunity to get outside and have …


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Allendale Festival Day and Car Show!

Saturday, October 7, 2017: Join in for a fun-filled day of live music, entertainment, vendors, arts & crafts, food, exhibits, community organizations, giveaways, games, clowns, face-painting and much more.  Info


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NJ Fall Events in Central Jersey

The Center for Contemporary Art

2017 Fall Exhibition

Friday, September 15, 2017: Join in for the opening reception of the 2017 Fall Exhibition on September 15 from 6-8pm! Light refreshments will be served. The Fall Exhibition will run from September 15 – …


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How To Add Fall Color in Your Garden

Saturday, September 16, 2017: Rutgers University's Bruce Crawford discusses what to plant to create fall color in your landscape. Space is limited - Reservations Required. RSVP at info@RutgersLN.com, 800-422-6008, or at the Nursery. Info


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Central Jersey Jazz Festival - Somerville

Sunday, September 17, 2017: Experience the Sounds of Today's Best Live Jazz! Visitors to the Central Jersey Jazz Festival - Somerville may begin seating on the Somerset County Courthouse Green starting at noon. The performances …


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Medicare & Medications Made Affordable

Tuesday, September 19, 2017: Are you finding it difficult to pay for your prescriptions, healthcare insurance, premiums and co-pays? If so, this presentation is for you. Learn the basics of Medicare and how you …


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Vince Ector Trio

Wednesday, September 20, 2017: Vince Ector Trio. INC American Bar & Kitchen, 302 George St. New Brunswick, NJ. No cover charge. Info


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Shirazette Tinnin & Sonic Wallpaper

Thursday, September 21, 2017: Shirazette Tinnin. Hyatt Regency – 2 Albany St. New Brunswick, NJ. No cover charge. Info


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SKN Hope Gala 2017

Friday, September 22, 2017: This year, the SKN HOPE GALA 2017 is being held to raise funds for the Special needs Community Outreach Program for Empowerment (SCOPE) initiative which supports South Asian families with …


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Author Talk: James Cheshire and Oliver Uberti

Friday, September 22, 2017: D&R Greenway Land Trust and Princeton Public Library Environmental Film Festival will present award-winning authors James Cheshire and Oliver Uberti discussing their investigations of the intersection of data technology and …


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Rutgers Master Gardeners Fall Gardening 3-Part Seminar

Saturday, September 23, 2017: It may be strange to think about spring planting already, but the things you do in your garden before winter hits will make spring gardening much easier. Participants will learn …


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Recovery Works! Celebrating Recovery as a Community Event

Saturday, September 23, 2017: An event to acknowledge the resiliency of people recovering from mental health and substance use disorders. Includes coffee and a light breakfast. Participants can enter a drawing to win a …


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BrickFair LEGO Expo

Saturday, September 23, 2017: Annual LEGO fan convention with endless displays, games, trains and more! Saturday, September 23 and Sunday, September 24. Folks come to spend an afternoon marveling at MOCs created by fans …


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Menlo Park Mall to Host Texas Hounda Adoption Day

Saturday, September 23, 2017: Adopt a furry new friend at Menlo Park Mall this Saturday! The Hunterdon Somerset Animal Rescue is holding a Texas Hounds Adoption Day with local dog and cat rescues available …


Franklin Day

2017 Franklin Day

Saturday, September 23, 2017: Family Fun! The event will feature live music, over 150 vendors, dance performances, 20 food trucks, a classic car show, an aerialist, and a myriad of totally free activities for …


Culture Crawl

Rahway Culture Crawl 2017

Saturday, September 23, 2017: Culture Crawl features live performances, interactive art, sculpture, video, audio installations, music, and unique vendors. This arts-based event is an opportunity for artists, musicians, and performers to create and present …


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Jim Breuer

Saturday, September 23, 2017: Named by Comedy Central as one of the 100 Greatest Stand-Ups of All-Time, legendary comedian and Saturday Night Live veteran Jim Breuer is bringing his wildly popular stand-up comedy tour …


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Harvest Festival at Trailside Nature & Science Center

Sunday, September 24, 2017: Please join in at the 36th annual Harvest Festival. The Harvest Festival is a celebration of Early American life featuring music, children’s crafts, games, demonstrations and displays, a petting zoo and much …


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8th annual German American Society of Trenton Oktoberfest

Sunday, September 24, 2017: Traditional Beer Festival featuring German beer, food & music as well as a pig roast, vendors, family fun, kid activates, crafts, games, and more! Info


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Hub City Sounds: Raritan River Festival

Sunday, September 24, 2017: The Original Raritan River Festival was started in New Brunswick by Pete Seeger and his fellow environmentalists 37 years ago! This now-annual event is part of the “Hub City Sounds” …


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Emergency Preparedness for People with Disabilities

Monday, September 25, 2017: Emergency Preparedness: What You Should Know. Somerset County residents with disabilities, their families and caregivers are invited to attend a free interactive training program on how to prepare for emergencies. Attendees with …


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Mariel Bildsten Trio

Wednesday, September 27, 2017: Mariel Bildsten Trio. INC American Bar & Kitchen, 302 George St. New Brunswick, NJ. No cover charge. Info


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Gardens Party

Thursday, September 28, 2017: Join in for an outdoor beer garden as we celebrate and support the Rutgers Gardens Internship Program. This popular event brings together a number of local brews, light fare and …


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Dave Stryker Quartet

Thursday, September 28, 2017: Dave Stryker CD release party! Hyatt Regency – 2 Albany St. New Brunswick, NJ. No cover charge. Info


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Around the World Wine Tasting Experience

Friday, September 29, 2017: Taste your way around the globe at The Bernards Inn’s Around the World Wine Tasting. Guests will enjoy sampling over 100 wines from some of the most celebrated wine regions …


Dog Adoption Day

Saturday, September 30, 2017: Looking for your new best friend? Animal Alliance brings a variety of adoptable dogs of all ages for you to meet. They'll help you welcome a new pet into your …


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A Night of Parmigiano-Reggiano

Saturday, September 30, 2017: Chefs' Fall Dinner Series at Alba Vineyard. Celebrate the bounty of Fall with the Chefs' Dinners. Each evening will be hosted by an incredibly talented Altamarea Group chef which will …


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Synergy Wrestling "DAY ONE": Pro Wrestling Returns to Manville!

Saturday, September 30, 2017: Synergy Pro Wrestling proudly brings family-friendly pro wrestling back to Manville! Doors for this event open at 6pm. Synergy Pro Wrestling is dedicated to art of storytelling through pro wrestling, …


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DogFest Walk 'n Roll 2017

Sunday, October 1, 2017: Join in for DogFest Walk 'n Roll NJ! This event is family and dog-friendly, so come out for a tail-waggin' good time! Meet staff, volunteers, puppy raisers and graduates. Enjoy …


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Springfield Festival, Car Show & Street Fair

Sunday, October 1, 2017: A large Model Rail Road presentation/set up, Etsy vendors, Robotics Tent, Race Track with radio controlled stock cars, obstacle course, trackless train, horse and buggy ride, petting zoo and pony …


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Hunterdon County World Music Day 2017

Sunday, October 1, 2017: Hunterdon County World Music Day returns for its second year of global fun! This Free event has something for all ages, including live performances, kid-friendly music workshops, jam sessions (for …


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4-H Open House

Wednesday, October 4, 2017: The purpose of the open house is to attract new members to the Somerset County 4-H program. Representatives from a variety of 4-H clubs throughout the county will be at the …


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St. Thomas the Apostle Byzantine Tricky Tray

Wednesday, October 4, 2017: Every admission ticket holder gets a sheet of raffle tickets, cake and coffee. The Grand prizes are flat-screen HDTV, a Laptop, and a X-BOX with-Madden game. There are Theme Baskets, …


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Evening in the Orchard

Thursday, October 5, 2017: Back in the day, NJ was famous for its cider. Evening in the Orchard celebrates all things apples - including a cider tasting and informative talk from NJ's own Ironbound …


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Hayrides & Campfires at Warinanco Park

Friday, October 6, 2017: Come join the fun this fall as Union County presents  the annual Hayrides and Campfires in Warinanco Park and the Watchung Reservation. Hayride and Campfires include folks songs around the campfire, …


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The Powerful Boy: His Original Medicine

Friday, October 6, 2017: For boys 8-12 years old. Sit under the Elephant Tree by the light of the full moon, roast marshmallows and enjoy s'mores as boys start to discover their super power, …


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The Rocky Horror Picture Show

Friday, October 6, 2017: Join in for the ultimate audience participation film, The Rocky Horror Picture Show! Receive a Free goodie bag of props, sing-along to the songs, dress up if you want to, and …


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The Powerful Girl: Creating Boundaries and Saying Yes to You

Saturday, October 7, 2017: For girls 8-12 years old. How do our girls create the boundaries they need to keep themselves safe, and feeling strong and confident? Includes practical and fun tools she can …


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Parade & Safety Fair

Saturday, October 7, 2017: First Time Ever Safety Parade! Fun, Games, Tons of Safety Information, Motorcycle Show & more! To Commemorate Fire Prevention Week. Info


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New Brunswick Oktoberfest

Saturday, October 7, 2017: New Brunswick is the place to be as we turn on the taps to celebrate the 1st Annual Oktoberfest along George Street in New Brunswick’s City Center. Come and join …


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"Masquerade Ball" Dinner & Dancing Fundraiser

Saturday, October 7, 2017: A Masquerade Themed Dinner Party. "Don't Hide Behind A Mask Because of Your Hearing Loss." Saturday October 7th, 2017. All Proceeds benefit the NJ Walk 4 Hearing. Info


Festival of South African Dance

Festival of South African Dance

Saturday, October 7, 2017: The Festival of South African Dance, tells a tale of rural African men in search of greener pastures. They come by train to the city of gold, Johannesburg. This unique …


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Dunellen HarvestFest

Sunday, October 8, 2017: This event will feature artists and crafters from around the Garden State, local nonprofits, carriage rides, activities for kids, foods, music, dancing, and more. Enter the apple pie baking competition …


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Hub City Sounds @Ciclovia: 3rd Annual Corazon Latino Festival

Sunday, October 8, 2017: Hub City Sounds will present the 3rd Annual Corazon Latino Festival at Joyce Kilmer Park on October 8. Enjoy the rich Latino and Caribbean culture of New Brunswick, traditional cultural dances, music …


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Raise Awareness Benefit Gala

Sunday, October 8, 2017: Raise Awareness Benefit Gala (Breast Cancer Awarness Month). Price: $65. Black and White Cocktail attire required. Info


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Franklin Woman’s Club Hosts Wine Tasting at Old York Cellars

Sunday, October 8, 2017: The event will include a tasting of six wines along with a light buffet dinner and dessert. Attendees will have a chance to win door prizes, and just in time …


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Carmen and Other Works

Thursday, October 12, 2017: American Repertory Ballet returns to The State this fall with a dazzling triple-bill. The program opens with an ARB premiere, Spring Waters. Next is Kirk Peterson's The Eyes that Gently …


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SEPTA Fall Family Fest

Friday, October 13, 2017: Fun Fall Outdoor event for Montgomery families. Arts & Crafts, games and food. This is a free event, all monies collected will be donated to district wide Special Education Teacher …


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Spookfest @ Camp Topanemus

Friday, October 13, 2017: Join in for Pizza, a Ghost Hunt, Costume Contest & Music. Recommended for children Grades 6-10. $5 per person. Register at Freehold and Old Bridge Welcome Desks or online by …


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Put the 'Pub' in Public Garden: Hard Cider, the Original Jersey Drink

Friday, October 13, 2017: Hard cider, the original Jersey beverage of choice, and especially Newark cider, considered by George Washington, to be the champagne of ciders in America, will be the offering at Reeves-Reed …


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Drive-Thru Flu Shot Clinic

Saturday, October 14, 2017: Freeholder Patricia L. Walsh, public health and safety liaison, invites adult residents age 18 and over to take advantage of a drive-thru flu-shot clinic from 9am to noon on Saturday, …


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Let's Get Growing for Kids: Garden Scavenger Hunt

Saturday, October 14, 2017: Let's go on a garden scavenger hunt on the grounds of the Arboretum! You will search high and low to discover interesting and surprisingly delicious things growing in the garden. Pre-registration …


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NJ Fall Events at The Jersey Shore

Food Trucktoberfest

Food Trucktoberfest

Saturday, September 9, 2017: All of your favorite Food Trucks are back as some of the best mobile eateries in NJ return for one last party before the end of the season. Enjoy everything …


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Tracktoberfest

Sunday, September 10, 2017: Join in for an Oktoberfest inspired celebration at Monmouth Park as they raise money for the Kiwanis Club of Keyport. Admission includes entry into the park and the Keyport Kiwanis picnic area, an …


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Fair Haven's Annual Oktoberfest

Saturday, September 16, 2017: Fair Haven's Annual Oktoberfest food, music and family festival held at Fair Haven Fields from 4pm - 10pm is sure to please all ages. There will be delicious food trucks, …


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Golden Nugget's 7th Annual Beerfest

Saturday, September 16, 2017: Sample over 99 varieties of seasonal craft beers from over 30 different breweries, including Sam Adams, Double Nickel, Flying Fish, Magic Hat, Brooklyn, New Belgium Brewing, Ballast Point, Sierra Nevada, …


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The Fall Big Kid Toy Show

Sunday, September 17, 2017: Join in For the First Annual Fall Big Kid Toy Show September 17th!! Admission and Parking- Free! All donations and a percentage of all funds will go to C.A.R.E. of NJ (Companion …


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Antique Auto Day

Sunday, September 17, 2017: Come spend a day in the Village and see some spectacular vehicles from days gone by or show off one of your own! Historic Smithville offers 60 shoppes, 7 eateries, …


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Asbury Park Punk Rock Flea Market

Sunday, September 17, 2017: The Asbury Park Punk Rock Flea Market takes over the iconic Convention Hall to bring you a distinctively curated selection of vinyl, music equipment, vintage clothing, macabre artwork, handmade jewelry …


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Freehold Senior Appreciation Day

Sunday, September 17, 2017: A Classic Car Contest & kid's poster contest. Entertainment with Emcee DJ Tommy Lynch. Antique appraisals, Allaire Village demonstrators, Food Truck, Vendors, Crafters, Music, Dancing, Zumba Class, Chair Yoga, Dance …


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Ben Mauger Vintage Jazz Band

Sunday, September 17, 2017: Cape May Traditional Jazz Society Presents “Ben Mauger Vintage Jazz Band” Ben Mauger trumpet, Bob Petruzzi trombone, Bob Kreitz piano, Bruce Campbell bass, Bob Rawlins clarinet, drums - a red …


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Caribbean Party

Friday, September 22, 2017: Tuscany House Hotel Pool & Ballroom. Poolside cocktail reception followed by a 4 course dinner with mini rum cocktail pairing! Enjoy live music from Steel Horizons Pan Group Steel Drum Band. Info


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'See You In September' Benefit Concert

Friday, September 22, 2017: 'See You in September' Fall Fundraiser for the Center for Community Arts in Cape May Rock into the fall with local legends Bluebone, the Jimm Ross Trio, Maddie Hogan and …


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Disco Night at Piazza di Roma

Friday, September 22, 2017: Come Boogie the Night away! Come enjoy all of your favorite 70s & 80s tracks you thought you would never hear again!  Bring your friends to have a fun night …


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Walk to Fight Alzheimer's® Point Pleasant

Saturday, September 23, 2017: Help raise funds for Alzheimer's programs, services, and research! Whether you’re looking for a corporate team building experience, a group outing or just an opportunity to get outside and have …


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Martin Truex Jr. Foundation 10th Anniversary Celebration

Wednesday, September 27, 2017: The dinner will raise funds to help the Martin Truex Jr. Foundation for underfunded cancer research initiatives specific to ovarian and childhood cancers. Guests will enjoy a 2-hour open bar, …


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Fall Fest at Bullock Farms

Saturday, September 30, 2017: Come spend the day on the farm and celebrate the beginning of the Fall season! Bring the whole family for hay rides, live music, delicious food, pumpkin picking, the Bullock Barnyard, and …


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Smithville Italian Festival

Saturday, September 30, 2017: Come join the excitement! The Festival will feature an Italian Market offering a spectacular variety of wares and food. The day will be filled with live Italian music, bocce ball …


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Spectacular Burlesque Extravaganza

Thursday, October 5, 2017: New in 2017!  Kick off Victorian Weekend in Cape May with this new event, A Spectacular Burlesque Extravaganza! Transport yourself to a time when entertainment was theatrical, sassy, and teased the imagination. Experience …


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A Walk with the Ghost Writer

Friday, October 6, 2017: Skeptics turn into believers as you follow psychic medium and Ghost Writer Craig McManus on a one-hour walking tour, and listen as he talks about  the paranormal activity he has …


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Dinner & Full Moon Climb

Friday, October 6, 2017: Board MAC's trolley at the Washington Street Mall Information Booth to the Red Store in Cape May Point, where you'll savor the Tasting Menu presented by Chef Lucas Manteca. Then …


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Cape May's Stormy Past Art Auction

Friday, October 6, 2017: The event begins at 7pm with a preview of the works for sale and light refreshments provided by the Carriage House Cafe & Tearoom. The auction begins at 7:30pm. Bidders …


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Murder Mystery Dinner

Friday, October 6, 2017: An interactive dinner theater-type program. Guests enjoy a 4-course dinner as the mystery unfolds around you in the dining room of Aleathea's at the Inn of Cape May. Interact with the …


Lima Bean Festival

West Cape May Lima Bean Festival

Saturday, October 7, 2017: The lowly legume takes center stage beginning at 9:00AM and delights locals and visitors alike with her vast array of recipes, crafts, and products available. Info


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Chocolate Tasting Tour

Saturday, October 7, 2017: See the interiors of select Cape May properties on this self-guided tour and enjoy a mouth-watering chocolate treat. This tour celebrates the variety of ways that chocolate des­serts are delicious …


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Brunch Walk

Sunday, October 8, 2017: A 1 hour walk through Cape May's Historic District ending at the historic Chalfonte Hotel where you'll enjoy a Southern-style breakfast buffet. Begins at the Washington Street Mall Information Booth, …


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Belmar's Octoberfest

Sunday, October 8, 2017: Come join the fun at Octoberfest with a German Beer Garden, Food Vendors, and live German music with Jingleheimer Oompah Band! Info


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26th Annual Ocean County Columbus Day Parade

Sunday, October 8, 2017: 26th Annual Ocean County Columbus Day Parade at 1:00 pm, Sunday on the Boulevard. Info


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An Evening with Edgar Allan Poe

Friday, October 13, 2017: Join in for a spine-chilling retelling of Edgar Allan Poe’s famous tales. Helen McKenna-Uff performs as Poe and recounts his greatest tales and his life story. The performance takes place …


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Disco Night with The Funktion Band

Friday, October 13, 2017: Friday The 13th - You will not want to miss this. Portion of proceeds to benefit Neighbours-Inc! Neighbours is a non profit that supports adults with disabilities enhancing lives one …


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23rd Annual Pine Barrens Jamboree

Saturday, October 14, 2017: Music of the Pines. Cultural Demonstrations & Lectures, Traditional Crafts & Crafters, Kids Crafts & Games, Nature & History Programs, and more. Info


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NJ Deaf Senior Housing Hosts 5th Annual Fashion Show

Saturday, October 14, 2017: Save the date for the glamorous Fashion Show & Gift Basket Auction fundraiser! Attendees will be able to watch the fashion through the decades, from 1920s to the 2000s. A three-course luncheon …


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Tea & Confessions: The Bizarre Case Lizzie Borden

Saturday, October 14, 2017: Who was Lizzie Borden, and what really happened on the fateful day her parents were hacked to death in the family home? Meet Lizzie Borden and get swept up in …


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Autumnal Evenings at Jessie Creek Winery

Saturday, October 14, 2017: Bring the family and the furbabies - catch the sunset (around 6:30ish) - enjoy the crisp fall air by the bonfire - go for a hayride around the vineyard while …


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Fall Family Fun Day @ Patterson Greenhouses

Sunday, October 15, 2017: Free Antique Car show (all old cars welcomed)!! Free Bounce House and Face Painter! Plus a pick your own pumpkins area, Kids Craft Corner!! And a Halloween Parade for the …


Breast Cancer Walk Buffet

Breast Cancer Walk Buffet with Brian Kirk & The Jerks

Sunday, October 15, 2017: Join in after the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer walk at Jenkinson’s Pavilion. Enjoy an afternoon of Brian Kirk & The Jerks starting at 12pm, all ages welcome and no …


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KidsGive Launch Party

Thursday, October 19, 2017: Come out and meet the KidsGive board at the official Launch Party! This is an informational event for parents who are interested in learning about the KidsGive movement and how to …


Wooden Pumpkin Painting

Wooden Pumpkin Painting!

Thursday, October 19, 2017: Come and pick out your very own hand-carved wooden pumpkin from Bettē & Eddie’s special pumpkin patch! Learn how to paint your pumpkin using brush and hand techniques. Each pumpkin …


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Wayside Village's Harvest Festival

Friday, October 20, 2017: Giveaways, a raffle for a 50" HDTV and kids can dress up to trick or treat at local shops! Free snacks, face painting, a bounce house, balloon toy makers, an …


Sangriaville at Laurita Winery

Sangriaville at Laurita Winery!

Friday, October 20, 2017: A Friday Night Jimmy Buffett Dance Party in the Grove featuring Jimmy & the Parrots and lots and lots of Laurita Sangria!! 5pm: Admission Open, Food Service and the Sangria …


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Haunted Hayrides and Haunted Village

Friday, October 20, 2017: In the dark of the night, the ghosts, ghouls, and monsters fill the haunted village. From woods to historic homes the Historic Village at Allaire takes on a dark twist …


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Boo Bash at Old Bridge YMCA

Friday, October 20, 2017: This Halloween party is for facility members only. Halloween Costumes Encouraged! Info


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Trunk or Treat and Halloween Spooktacular

Friday, October 20, 2017: One of the most popular Halloween traditions at the Jersey Shore – Brick Township’s Trunk or Treat and Halloween Spooktacular. Residents are invited to bring their cars, decorate them, pop …


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Halloween Parade & Dance Party

Friday, October 20, 2017: The parade features a wide variety of eye-catching costumes, floats, musical entertainment and mascots. Parade Route: 45th Street - 40th Street & Landis Ave. Info


Pumpkin Run

Wildwoods Boardwalk 5K Pumpkin Run

Saturday, October 21, 2017: 5K Halloween Pumpkin Run; Kids Pumpkin 1 Mile Challenge (Pre-K to 5th grade); First Timers 5K Run Challenge; and 1 Mile "Family" Pumpkin Walk. Proceeds benefit the Lunch with Lynch …


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26th Annual Historic Cold Spring Village Pumpkin Festival

Saturday, October 21, 2017: Families can enjoy pumpkin painting and games throughout the day. A variety of crafters will sell their wares along the Village’s shell-paved lanes. Vendors will be selling hot dogs, funnel …


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Hunter's Pace & Car Show

Saturday, October 21, 2017: Free Entrance. Horse Race &  10am-3pm, Mustang car shows 11am-4pm, Winery tours & tastings. Stay overnight at Tuscany House Hotel Saturday night with the "Hunter Pace" special for $189 and receive …


Octoberfest at Sea Isle City

Octoberfest at Sea Isle City

Saturday, October 21, 2017: The celebration will feature live German music, vendors, free hayrides on the beach, magic acts, pumpkin painting, children's entertainment and a fantastic Pie Baking Contest. Info


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Historic Smithville Costume Pet Parade

Saturday, October 21, 2017: Paw Dazzle will host the Annual Costume Pet Parade starting at 1:00 pm. This is by far Historic Smithville’s cutest event. Spectators can watch 100+ pets show off their unique …


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Downtown Trick or Treat

Saturday, October 21, 2017: Downtown Trick or Treat includes Music, activities, treats and contests. Rain date: October 28. Info


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Historic Smithville Corvette Show

Sunday, October 22, 2017: The Corvette Show is sponsored by The Original Garden State Corvette Club who will host 100+ Corvettes throughout the Smithville Village. You can pre-register through the Club or show up …


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Trick-Or-Treat Street & Howl-O-Ween

Sunday, October 22, 2017: Sunday, 12 Noon to 5 PM on the Boardwalk. Free admission, prizes, fun for everyone including pumpkin decorating, dog parade and kids’ costume parade, trick or treating, and pumpkin chunkin’ …


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Medford Oktoberfest and Music Festival

Saturday, September 16, 2017: Get ready for a major event! Live music festival featuring three stages! Beer garden featuring Oktoberfest bands! Great food! Craft beers! Entertainment and The Medford Business Expo! Info


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Mood's Farm Market Scarecrow Making

Saturday, September 16, 2017: Make your own scarecrow. They provide the clothes, accessories, and the straw. You just have to provide the creativity and your own style! Info


Ride to Remember

16th Annual Ride to Remember

Sunday, September 17, 2017: Join the Gloucester County Hero Scholarship Fund, Inc. in support of all emergency personnel who have made the ultimate sacrifice during the line of duty. The “Ride to Remember” is …


Moonlight Market

Bordentown City Moonlight Market

Thursday, September 21, 2017: Make a dinner reservation and then browse local art, unique gifts, local handcrafted wares, oddities, crystals, and much, much, more… Info


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Motor(less) Night

Thursday, September 21, 2017: Bicyclists, skateboarders, rollerblading, runners and parents with strollers are welcome to join NJMP as they open one of the park?s world-class road courses for all non-motorized activities! Proper safety equipment required. …


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Eastampton Day

Saturday, September 23, 2017: Eastampton Day will have rides, games, food trucks, craft vendors and demonstrations! Info


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Evesham Harvest Fest

Saturday, September 23, 2017: Family filled day. Rain or Shine! 100 Crafters, 20 food vendors, free kid's corner, live music. Info


Hanover Street Fair

Hanover Street Fair & Duck Race

Saturday, September 23, 2017: The Good Will Fire Company is again sponsoring the 5th Annual Hanover Street Fair & Duck Race. This year they are adding a new anchor event, an Environmental Fair with fun, …


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Lindenwold Day

Saturday, September 23, 2017: Rides, Entertainment, Food, Crafts, Music, many other commercial, non profit and community vendors. 7:30pm - Fireworks! Info


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Woofstock Festival

Saturday, September 23, 2017: Woofstock is a huge, outdoor, family & pet friendly festival. They have live music from local musicians playing throughout the day. They have dog demonstrations, gourmet food trucks, a raffle basket pavilion, …


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Glassboro Craft Beer Festival

Saturday, September 23, 2017: This will be the 5th Annual Glassboro Craft Beer Festival! The past 4 years have been great events. This year should prove to be even bigger and better! The festival …


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Meals on Wheels Giant Pumpkin Carve

Saturday, September 23, 2017: Kick off the fall season on September 23rd at the Giant Pumpkin Carve at the Salem County Fairgrounds. More than 60 giant pumpkins will be carved by professional, amateur and …


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Italian Heritage Festival

Sunday, September 24, 2017: Mamma Mia! This Italian street fair will make you proud of your heritage. And if you're not Italian, there's still plenty of fun to be had! Enjoy Italian pop music, …


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Cumberland County Habitat for Humanity 2017 Golf Classic

Monday, September 25, 2017: Join in for Cumberland County's Habitat for Humanity's Annual Golf Classic. You will have wonderful day of golfing at Running Deer Golf Club. Includes lunch, green fee, golf cart, and …


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Alloway Halloween Parade

Thursday, September 28, 2017: The Alloway Halloween Parade has been held every year since 1968. Thanks to community support and dedicated volunteers the Halloween Parade continues to be a staple of the Alloway experience. …


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Final Fridays: Farmers and Food Trucks

Friday, September 29, 2017: Food Truck event on the last Friday of the Month in Oaklyn featuring food trucks, live music, food vendors, and farming demonstrations. Info


Woodstown Fall Festival

Woodstown Fall Festival

Saturday, September 30, 2017: Fall is just around the corner! It’s time to celebrate in downtown historic Woodstown, NJ for the annual Fall Festival! Scarecrow Displays and Contest, Fall décor and crafts, A taste of …


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Beverly Community Day Celebration

Saturday, September 30, 2017: There will be tons of fun for the whole family. From food trucks to crafters and vendors. Activities for the kids and music throughout the day. Tons of fun for the …


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Gloucester City Art and Music Festival

Saturday, September 30, 2017: This Art and Music Festival is a family festival with art, crafts, children’s projects, food, live music under the Betsy Ross Pavilion overlooking the Delaware River. Info


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ISC Fall Festival

Saturday, September 30, 2017: All activities on the Main Grass are Free. Activites include: carnival games, sand art (while supplies last), water ice (while supplies last), backyard games, prizes, roller skating admission, tattoo station, …


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Cow Run 10 Miler and Calf Run 5K

Sunday, October 1, 2017: 10 miles of mostly rural farmland in scenic Salem County NJ. Proceeds benefit Salem Midget Football, Salem Little League, Salem Stryders and Stand Up For Salem!! Info


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Blackwood Pumpkin Festival

Sunday, October 1, 2017: Fall – time for pumpkins, cider doughnuts, leaves splashed in color, and the 26th Annual Blackwood Pumpkin Festival. Pumpkin Painting, Hayrides, Amusement Rides, Scarecrow Making, Bounce Houses and much more! Info


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Veterans Job Fair Aboard the Battleship

Thursday, October 5, 2017: Veterans can meet over 30 employees on the historic fantail (tented rear deck) of the Battleship! Free parking in Lot #1, across from the BB&T Pavilion. Use the Clinton St. …


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CFD's Paint the Town Pink Fundraiser

Friday, October 6, 2017: Please join in this town event for a great cause! Guided by an artist from Pretty in Paint Parties, you get to paint and decorate your own ribbon! Made of …


Elmer Harvest Festival

Elmer Harvest Day Festival

Saturday, October 7, 2017: Local businesses participate with extra special deals for you! Bring your appetite! Local restaurants will have holiday specials. Participating vendors will offer a variety of yummy treats! Enjoy live entertainment …


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Aura Fall Festival

Saturday, October 7, 2017: Aura Elementary School is having a festival to raise money. There will be pumpkin hayrides, face painting, food and more. Come by and support the kids. Info


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Collingswood Book Festival

Saturday, October 7, 2017: Book lovers of all ages: join in on Saturday, October 7. Stroll more than six blocks of Haddon Avenue filled with authors/speakers for adults and children, as well as booksellers, storytellers, …


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Fall Festival at Frog Ocean Honey

Saturday, October 7, 2017: The 2nd Annual Fall Harvest Festival. Meet the talented local vendors who will be displaying and selling their artwork, repurposed and recreated items, locally harvested pumpkins and locally grown fresh …


New Life Animal Rescue

New Life Animal Rescue Festival and Craft Fair

Saturday, October 7, 2017: "Gone To The Dogs." This fun event will feature a craft fair, Chinese auction, food trucks, 50/50 raffle, scavenger hunt, pet contests, & Adoptable dogs. Dogs on leashes are welcome, …


Camden Italian American Festival

Camden Italian American Festival

Saturday, October 7, 2017: A day rich in tradition featuring Italian food, kids activities, local wine tastings and a beer garden. Info


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Fall ECOpen House

Saturday, October 7, 2017: Take the family to the Fall ECOpen House for some Fall Fun! Pumpkin Decorating Contest, Farm-to-Fork Cooking Demonstrations and more! Info


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Merchantville Music Fest

Saturday, October 7, 2017: Merchantville Music Fest, Oct. 7 2017 at 5pm located in the Municipal Lot between Centre St. & Park Ave. Five bands, Food Trucks, and BYOB! Bring a few friends, a …


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Fairy Ball

Friday, October 13, 2017: The Fairy Queen has requested your presence at the Royal Fairy Ball. Upon your arrival, your name will be announced to everyone at court. From there you can take pictures …


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Ghost Investigation on Friday the 13th

Friday, October 13, 2017: Want something fun and exciting to do on Friday the 13th?? Join in for a night of ghost investigating! This location offers everything a ghost hunter would want! History and …


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Autumn In Moorestown Festival

Saturday, October 14, 2017: Join over 20,000 people who make Moorestown so special. Downtown Moorestown will welcome the fall season in a big way - from fine arts and crafts to antique and classic …


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Pedricktown Day “An All American Harvest Festival”

Saturday, October 14, 2017: Join in for a fun-filled All American Harvest Festival! Helicopter Rides, “Back in the Day” Car Show, Business & Non-Profit Organizations, Mechanical Rides: Trackless Train, Dixie Swing & More! Info


Bordentown Carvers

Bordentown Carvers

Saturday, October 14, 2017: Floating Art of the Delaware. Presented by Allen Linkchorst and William M Ethington. For Inquiries contact Allen Linkchorst at 609-883-5883. Info


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Fall Book Fest

Saturday, October 14, 2017: This event features locally, as well as, nationally known authors that will be signing and selling copies of their various works for the reading public. Info


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Mood's Farm Market Pumpkin Run

Saturday, October 14, 2017: Grab as many pumpkins and gourds as you can in 1 minute. Compete against a friend. Info


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Mullica Hill Oktoberfest

Saturday, October 14, 2017: "Oktoberfest" will be a great experience to enjoy the annual tradition of fun, food and drink. The specialty of this event is to have various food truck offering a variety …


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Township of Washington Food Truck Festival

Saturday, October 14, 2017: Food Truck, Live Music, Beer and Wine! A benefit for Eleventh Hour Rescue. Info


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Cherry Hill Light The Night

Saturday, October 14, 2017: The Light The Night Walk is a fundraising campaign benefitting the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society's mission to cure blood cancer. The Night time walk is free to attend, family, stroller, …


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Mullica Hill Ghost Walk

Saturday, October 14, 2017: Join the Harrison Township Historical Society for their ever-popular Ghost Walk. Explore Mullica Hill's haunted history as you walk past the historic houses and public buildings along Main Street during …


Fall Float Festival 2017

Fall Float Festival

Sunday, October 15, 2017: A free, family float festival at Smithville Park! Canoe/Kayak on the Rancocas Creek or Smithville Lake and see the fall foliage as you float along. Residents decorate their docks and …


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Cherry Hill Harvest Festival

Sunday, October 15, 2017: Round up your family for the Harvest Festival! Attendees will celebrate their community spirit by sampling a variety of “tricks” and “treats” from the Cherry Hill area. This event is …


Pet Photoshoot

Premier Pet Photoshoot!

Sunday, October 15, 2017: Bring your beloved dog, cat, horse, pig...you name it to A Milkhouse Party for their premier Pet Dress-Up Photoshoot! You will receive entrance to the milk house, floral accessories for your …


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Haunted Hike to End Hunger

Friday, October 20, 2017: Join LL Bean staff for this nighttime hike with the Jersey Devil and local lore ghost stories. Bring a nonperishable food item to donate to the South Jersey Food Bank …


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Out of the Darkness Walk

Saturday, October 21, 2017: Join in the fight against suicide at the 2nd annual Burlington County Out of the Darkness community walk in partnership with the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. Walk to save …


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RiverFest 2017

Saturday, October 21, 2017: RiverFest is a family friendly event. It’s a four acre beer garden with over 12 beers on tap and wine too, over 15 restaurants, live bands all day, over 24 …


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Cinnaminson Trunk or Treat

Saturday, October 21, 2017: Come on out for a Trunk or Treat fundraiser for Cinnaminson High School’s Project Graduation! This event is for ages 12 and under. Info


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