Featured South Jersey Events

These are our featured events going on this week, this weekend, and this month in South Jersey. This regional list features events chosen by our editors and sponsors from all over the region. You’ll find events here from Burlington, Camden, Gloucester, Salem and Cumberland County.

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Rutgers Day – Experience NJ’s State University

Saturday, April 29, 2017: Get ready to celebrate Rutgers Day with activities in Camden, New Brunswick, and Newark on April 29, 2017. All are welcome and admission is free! This spring, Rutgers is rolling out the scarlet carpet and inviting New Jersey residents and beyond to experience hands-on learning activities in the sciences, arts, and …

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2017 Mother’s Day Wine Trail Weekend

Saturday, May 13, 2017 - Sunday, May 14, 2017: Travel through New Jersey's wine country! The Mother’s Day Wine Trail Weekend offers unique, special ways to celebrate the important women in your life! Each winery offers their own take on the wine trail weekend across the state, but expect special wines, complimentary tastings, live music, delicious brunches, food pairings, and …

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Food Bank Hunger Games

Thursday, April 27, 2017: The Food Bank Hunger Games is an entertaining, team building challenge with proceeds going to benefit the Food Bank of South Jersey’s hunger relief programs for children. Corporate teams get …


Sustainable Cherry Hill Earth Festival

Saturday, April 29, 2017: Celebrate – learn grow – at the 8th Sustainable Cherry Hill Earth Festival at historic Croft Farm; this year’s theme is “Love Your Earth.” Experience more than 100 earth-friendly vendors, educational …

Cumberland County College

CCC Spring Open House

Saturday, April 29, 2017: Learn about all Cumberland County College offers at their Open House on April 29th. Info


Drum Circle

Saturday, April 29, 2017: Herban Legend presents a Drum Circle Event! Come prepared to have fun dancing and drumming on The Greene. Bring your favorite percussion instruments and your best energy! Don't have a …

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Gallery Reception: Works by Bob Minnick

Saturday, April 29, 2017: Enjoy the art of Bob Minnick. Ever since he was a child, Bob Minnick loved to draw. Art class was his favorite subject in school and he was fortunate to …

Cumberland County College

CCC Spring Concert

Sunday, April 30, 2017: Enjoy the Spring Concert at Cumberland County College. This Reserved Seating event requires tickets for entry. Info

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Snack & Whack

Sunday, April 30, 2017: Join in for a fun afternoon of playing 9 holes of golf with a delectable buffet dinner and drinks to follow. Info


Peppa Pig Live!

Wednesday, May 3, 2017: Enjoy a night out with your little ones to see Peppa Pig Live! Bring one of their favorite TV shows to life with Peppa and her whole family. This adorable …

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Poetry Slam 2017

Wednesday, May 3, 2017: Audience members will be touched by the powerful and thoughtful words of hope, love, faith and humor that will be spoken by the performers. This event is free but reservations …

Cincode Mayo Skate

Cinco De Mayo Skate

Friday, May 5, 2017: Free Admission *when you wear Green (Regular admission $1.00). Cafe' specials .....Enjoy Dinner at the Cafe'. Family Fun skating session. Info

Holistic Street Festival

​Mystical May Holistic Street Festival

Saturday, May 6, 2017: A unique street fair experience with a mind, body, spirit theme. Many local holistic practitioners from a variety of modalities. You will find Tarot and Angel card readers, crystal healing readers, …

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Kiddy Kraft Day

Saturday, May 6, 2017: 10am to 12pm & 1pm to 3pm. Bring the kids to Creamy Acres.  Enjoy browsing through the greenhouses and gardens while the talented staff assists your children in creating a …

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Spring Craft & Home Show

Saturday, May 6, 2017: Springtime has arrived at the Gloucester County 4-H Fairgrounds, 275 Bridgeton Pike, just in time for Mother’s Day weekend. 100 + craftsmen. Info


Dog Day Afternoon

Sunday, May 7, 2017: Dog Day Afternoon - Dog Walk + Fashion Show! There will be endless food and music, vendors, an agility demo, games for the kids, a K-9 demo, adoptable animals, a dog …

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The Adventures of Perseus (A Family Time event)

Sunday, May 7, 2017: In The Adventures of Perseus, the Experiential Theater Company invites you to join Perseus, the son of Zeus, on an epic adventure through Greek mythology. The Adventures of Perseus is …


Historic Smithville Children’s Festival

Saturday, May 13, 2017: Get ready for a family fun-filled day with Historic Smithville's annual Children's Festival! There will be many shows, including the Cape May Zoo Show and activities for all ages. Popcorn, …


Women/Mother's Day Tea Party

Saturday, May 13, 2017: Empowering women while enjoying a free amazing lunch. There will be 4 women pouring into your spirit/soloist / praise dance/ Vendors and much more. 2nd Floor big community room. Info

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Toast & Tunes for a Cause

Saturday, May 13, 2017: All proceeds go towards the American Cancer Society Relay for Life. Your donation includes live music, custom wine glass, 1st glass of wine, refreshments & light appetizers. Music by Cold …

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Mother's Day Brunch at Prospectors Grille & Saloon

Sunday, May 14, 2017: Take Mom out to a fabulous Mother's Day Brunch at Prospectors Grille. Info

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Villari’s Mother’s Day Brunch

Sunday, May 14, 2017: Treat Mom and the whole family to Mother's Day Brunch at Villari's Lakeside Restaurant! They are also offering a children’s brunch buffet. Info

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Mother's Day Brunch at The Mansion

Sunday, May 14, 2017: Celebrate Mom at The Mansion on Main Street ‘s Mother’s Day Brunch. Seatings Start at 10:00am. Please call 856-751-1717 for reservations. Info

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Seasons 52 Mother's Day Brunch

Sunday, May 14, 2017: Enjoy Mother’s Day brunch at Seasons 52 for pasture-raised egg entrées and chef’s takes on traditional brunch dishes, light cocktails perfect for spring, and even an orange marmalade parfait mini …

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Mother’s Day Wine Trail Picnic

Sunday, May 14, 2017: Mothers Day Picnic with friends and family. Enjoy a beautiful day with some shopping, wine tasting, live entertianment, vendors and more! General Admission includes complimentary wine tasting and souvenir wine glass. Info

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Happy Mother’s Day @ Camden Children's Garden

Sunday, May 14, 2017: All Moms Ride Free on Mother's Day on The Garden Amusement Rides! Info

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Mother's Day @ Caffe Aldo Lamberti

Sunday, May 14, 2017: Make Mother's Day extra special at Caffe Aldo Lamberti. They will be featuring a Chef's Special Menu! Info

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Mother's Day @ Casamari Restaurant

Sunday, May 14, 2017: Celebrate the most important Women in your life on Mothers Day - Sunday May 14th! New Chef selected creations just for Mom. Info

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Mother's Day Dinner at Villari's

Sunday, May 14, 2017: Treat Mom and the whole family to a special Mother's Day Dinner at Villari’s Lakeside Restaurant. Children's menu too! Info

Whiskey, Wine and Wildlife

Whiskey, Wine and Wildlife

Saturday, May 20, 2017: Adults aged 21 and over are invited to attend and enjoy wines from around the world; samplings of whiskey, microbrews, and craft beers; gourmet and comfort foods provided by premier …

NJ Events: Crafts in Jersey

Spring Pittman Craft Show

Saturday, May 20, 2017: Shoppers will find many seasonal items. Vendors sell a variety of crafts, ranging from jewelry to florals, wood crafts and hand sewn items, fresh foods from vendors and Pitman’s own …

Health and Wellness Fair

Community Health & Wellness Fair and Farmers Market

Saturday, May 20, 2017: This event will have local health agencies and organizations provide services, resources & information on how to get healthy & stay healthy! You will be encouraged to make positive lifestyle changes to help …


Handcrafted at Perkins Center

Saturday, May 20, 2017: Join in for an evening of artistry celebrating the unique and handmade at Perkins Center for the Arts in Collingswood. The award winning tasting will feature nearly two dozen regional craft …

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Rockabilly Uprising

Saturday, June 3, 2017: Enjoy a day of 50s style entertainment with a modern twist, including live music, a classic pin-up contest with prizes and vendors. Free to attend. This event is sponsored by …

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Burlington County's Annual Earth Fair

Sunday, June 4, 2017: This family event focuses on ways to protect and enjoy our environment. Children's activities will include trash sculpting, paper making, storytelling, environmental vaudeville, face painting…and more. Info


Comic Book Show

Sunday, June 4, 2017: Come out and join your favorite comic book heroes and villains, comic book artists, writers, creators as well as tons of vendors offering comic books, toys, collectibles and more! Face …

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Memorial Dinner & Golf Outting

Tuesday, June 6, 2017: 2017 Eugene Morse “Lights, Camera, Auction” Memorial Dinner and Golf Outing benefiting Student Programs at GPA. Tickets & sponsorships include golf, boxed lunch, cocktail hour with open bar & hors …

Car Show

Car Cruise

Friday, June 9, 2017: Stop by The Village Greene at Historic Smithville from 5-8 pm to see some spectacular vehicles on display, or show off one of your own! The Car Cruises is a …

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Dig Dine and Drive

Friday, June 9, 2017: DiggerlandUSA is hosting an all-inclusive family event to support a local charity serving children with special needs. The evening includes a BBQ buffet, massive raffle, live entertainment, and access to …

Ronald McDonald 5k

3rd Annual Ronald House 5K Run

Saturday, June 10, 2017: Choose between a chip timed 5K, a 1 Mile Fun Walk or our Childrens Tot Trot. There is a Race for everyone!! After your morning run participants can enjoy an …


GM Auto Show

Saturday, June 10, 2017: Come on out to enjoy a beautiful day at Historic Smithville and check out some incredible cars! To put your car on display, register by clicking the link on their website. …

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Smithville Fife & Drum

Sunday, June 18, 2017: Enjoy a day strolling The Smithville Village listening to the beautiful sounds of the Smithville Fife & Drum Corp. They will begin at 1pm in front of Fred & Ethel's …

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Father's Day Skate

Sunday, June 18, 2017: Perfect outing for your entire Family. * Dad skates for Free....with one paying child or more. Info

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Historic Smithville 4th of July Parade

Tuesday, July 4, 2017: Come out and celebrate our Nations’ birth! Historic Smithville has the largest Fourth of July parade in all of New Jersey. The parade will start at 9am with an expected …

Car Show

Car Cruise

Friday, July 14, 2017: Stop by The Village Greene at Historic Smithville from 5-8 pm to see some spectacular vehicles on display, or show off one of your own! The Car Cruises is a …

Car Show

Car Cruise

Friday, August 11, 2017: Stop by The Village Greene at Historic Smithville from 5-8 pm to see some spectacular vehicles on display, or show off one of your own! The Car Cruises is a …

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Smithville Art Walk

Saturday, September 9, 2017: Stop by the Village to see over 40 local artist display their work across the Greene. Sponsored by Underground, one of the 60 Shoppes at Historic Smithville. To sign up …

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Drum Circle

Saturday, September 16, 2017: Herban Legend presents A Drum Circle Event! Come prepared to have fun dancing and drumming on The Greene! This family event will be fun-filled and enlightening. Bring your favorite percussion …

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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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Smithville Italian Festival

Sunday, September 24, 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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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

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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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 …


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 …


Historic Smithville Zombie Walk

Saturday, October 28, 2017: Come spend a Day and night in the Village and take part in the Zombie Walk! Vendors and music throughout the day and the “walk” begins at 6:00. Show up …


Witches Day Out

Sunday, October 29, 2017: Treat yourself to a good time at the Smithville Village. Wear your witch’s hat and enter their hat contest. The winner will receive a prize announced at 6 PM at the …


Fire on the Lake

Saturday, November 4, 2017: A simple bonfire of sorts floating on Smithville Village's very own Lake Meone. The fall foliage combined with a quaint village topped off with the reflection of lake and fire is …

Walk MS

Walk MS

Saturday, April 29, 2017 - Sunday, April 30, 2017: Walk to creat a world free of MS. Ending multiple sclerosis for good will take all of us. See website to find a NJ location near you.

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New Kids on the Block

Saturday, April 29, 2017 - Sunday, April 30, 2017: It’s a block party for all of the barnyard babies especially the new kids… Baby Pigmy Goats! Join in the fun as they celebrate all of their newest and tiniest barnyard friends. There are …

Renaissance Faire

Renaissance Faire

Saturday, May 6, 2017 - Sunday, May 7, 2017: Join the players of the New Jersey Renaissance Faire and travel back to the days of yore and merry Olde England as the Historic Village of Smithville is transformed into …

Happy Mother's Day

Mother's Day Tea Party

Saturday, May 13, 2017 - Sunday, May 14, 2017: Party with Paws at their very first Mother’s Day Tea! There will be kid and farm-friendly crafts to make for mom, drinks such as iced and hot tea, mini sandwiches and …

Butterflies and Birds

Beautiful Butterflies, Birds & Cinco de Mayo Festival

Saturday, May 13, 2017 - Sunday, May 14, 2017: From crawling caterpillars and fluttering butterflies to lovely local birds, celebrate the Garden's most beautiful and important inhabitants. Celebrate the return of Monarchs from Mexico and the Mexican traditional holiday …


Colonial Flair Craft Fair

Saturday, May 20, 2017 - Sunday, May 21, 2017: The Farm will be staging multiple crafters at their First Annual Colonial Craft Fair! Vendors will be on the farm to display an array of items and crafts. Visitors will be …



Saturday, May 20, 2017 - Sunday, May 21, 2017: May 20th & 21st is the annual Mayfest. Historic Smithville host's over 100 juried crafters, an international food court, music, kids’ activities, non-profit organizations and much more! All of this is …

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Riverview Beach Park Wine Festival

Saturday, May 20, 2017 - Sunday, May 21, 2017: The festival includes food trucks, wineries, entertainment and more! Price includes souvenir wine glass and sampling. Spectators & those under 21 are free. Rain or Shine Event. Info


Honoring Military Moms

Saturday, May 27, 2017 - Sunday, May 28, 2017: Paws salutes the military with a special tribute to Military Moms. Join in to honor all armed forces and their families with discounted admission, patriotic songs, crafts and games. Military Moms …

Fit & Fun Festival

Fit & Fun Festival

Saturday, May 27, 2017 - Sunday, May 28, 2017: The Camden Children’s Garden wants you to be healthy! This festival will highlight easy and fun ideas for a healthy lifestyle, with a focus on simple physical activities and nutritious …

Wine and Music Fest

Appel Farm Music & Wine Festival

Saturday, June 3, 2017 - Sunday, June 4, 2017: Sample wine from regional Vintage Atlantic Wineries, shop at the Culinary Grove and Artisan Faire, grab a bite to eat from one of the Food Trucks or enjoy a micro-brew. Listen to …

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Living History, Encampment

Saturday, August 12, 2017 - Sunday, August 13, 2017: The Company K will invade Historic Smithville! A complete military and civilian camp is planned with marching drills and musket-firing demonstrations. The public is encouraged to visit and ask questions. …

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Smithville Oktoberfest

Saturday, October 7, 2017 - Sunday, October 8, 2017: Historic Smithville’s famous Oktoberfest has over 100 juried crafters, an international food court, music, kids activities, non-profit organizations and more! All of this is in addition to over 60 Shoppes, …

Pumpkin Show

2017 NJ Pumpkin Show Fest

Saturday, October 14, 2017 - Sunday, October 15, 2017: Festival of pumpkins offers over 100 craftsmen, Fall Home Show, Food, Music, Hayrides, Amusement Rides, Weigh Off, Pageant, Costume Conests. Info

Smithville Irish Festival

Historic Smithville Irish Festival

Saturday, October 14, 2017 - Sunday, October 15, 2017: The annual Irish festival at Historic Smithville is a well attended festival and for good reason! It is lots of fun. The music alone is worth the ride with two …

Monster Truck

Monster Truck Show

Friday, June 16, 2017 - Sunday, June 18, 2017: A 3 day show centered around Monster Trucks who perform signature stunts, spine thrilling tricks, race through the arena, and crush other cars! This experience is perfect for family and friends …

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Salem County Fair

Tuesday, August 8, 2017 - Friday, August 11, 2017: The Salem County Fair is an "old fashioned" country fair with numerous livestock shows and events and a large farm machinery display. A BBQ dinner is offered nightly along with …

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2017 4-H Paper Clover Campaign

Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - Sunday, May 7, 2017: Shoppers at any of the 14 Tractor Supply Company stores located in New Jersey will have the opportunity to support 4-H in that county by choosing to purchase paper clovers …


Pick Your Own Strawberries

Saturday, May 20, 2017 - Sunday, June 18, 2017: Strawberry &  Sugar Snap Pea Season kicks off the first major harvest of the year. Warm breezes are sure to carry the irresistible smell of sweet New Jersey strawberries, radishes and …

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Farm Tour Hayrides

Monday, April 17, 2017 - Monday, May 22, 2017: This farm experience is designed to invigorate your senses with the beauty of the fields in the springtime. Hayrides will tour the farm to view the farm activities, budding trees, and …