Beer Fest, Music and Arts Festival,
Family Friendly Pirate Event
Top Things To Do In NJ This Week
Lots of fun fairs and festivals happening this week in New Jersey! Whether you’re interested in delicious food, locally-brewed NJ beer, great music, family-friendly fun, or all of the above, there’s something for everyone in New Jersey this week and I’ve rounded up the best events in New Jersey this week right here! Read on for the top five things to do in New Jersey this week…
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Top 5 Things To Do In New Jersey This Week
June 10 & 11, 2016
Session 1 – 6/10- 6:00pm – 10:00pm
Session 2 – 6/11- 12:00pm – 4:00pm
Session 3 – 6/11- 6:00pm – 10:00pm
Wildwood Beer Fest brings together craft-beer novices and aficionados alike to celebrate the beers of the East Coast. Whether they’re seeking an IPA, hefeweizen, or stout, festival-goers are sure to find it among the hundreds of taps. While live music provides the soundtrack for tastings, guests can shop local artisans’ handcrafted wares and snack on a host of hearty cuisine. Admission: $46.99 ($5 designated driver tickets available at the door). Save more than 30% off the regular ticket price HERE!
June 11, 2016
11:00am – 5:00pm
Tuckerton Seaport & Baymen’s Museum
120 West Main Street
Thanks to this family-friendly event, a pirate’s life isn’t just for Peter Pan. Kids join Captain Black and the crew of Valhalla on a treasure hunt, but they’ll need to dress the part to win a prize. Those who didn’t come prepared can suit up at the Pirate’s Market, which stocks eye patches, swords, and other swashbuckling gear. Admission – $8 for adults, $6 for seniors, $3 for children 5-12, and free for kids under 5 and Seaport Members. Save 44% off the regular adult ticket price HERE!
June 12, 2016
11:00am – 6:00pm
Observer Highway & 7th Street
The Hoboken Spring Arts & Music Festival will feature over 300 artists, sculptors, photographers, and local crafters as well as local businesses, restaurants, food vendors, and more. There will be live music performances on three stages, featuring Ian Hunter and The Rant, Smokey’s Round-Up, Skanatra, Skyfactor, Emily & The Ideals, Frankie Morales & The Mambo of the Times Orchestra, Amanda Holley, and many more musical artists. A special children’s section offers games, rides, face painting, creative activities, sand art, and more. Free admission.
June 12, 2016
12:00pm – 8:00pm
Cooper River Park
North Park Drive
Head on over to beautiful Cooper River Park for the South Jersey Food Truck Festival! This family-friendly festival will feature more than 20 local food trucks and dessert carts, shopping with local crafters and other vendors, face painters, live music, a DJ, and fun games guaranteed to make this a day of fun for everyone! Advance tickets – $10 (day of event premium added to ticket price at festival). Free admission for kids 9 and under.
June 12, 2016
10:00am – 7:00pm
175 Oceanport Avenue
The 46th Annual New Jersey Irish Festival at Monmouth Park features live music all day, Irish step dancing, a pipe band competition, children’s activities, and a human horse race benefitting the Rebuilding Warriors Fund. Plus, visitors can enjoy racing and Family Fun Day activities all day at Monmouth Park! Admission to Irish Festival included with admission to Monmouth Park (General admission – $5 / Kids 12 and under receive free admission / General Parking – $5).
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