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We love sharing with families fun things to do in NJ especially when it comes to events in New Jersey. If you are looking for things to do in New Jersey today or in the days ahead, just take a look at our Calendar of New Jersey events.

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Harvey Cedars Blue Claw Craft Show and Crab Race

Harvey Cedars Sunset Park 7606 Long Beach Boulevard, NJ

August 17 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm Crafters will display their handmade goods, many unusual items for children and adults alike.  Includes a Blue Claw Crab race for children with registration...

Free

Collingswood Crafts and Fine Art Festival

Haddon Avenue 756 Haddon Ave, Collingswood

14TH ANNUAL COLLINGSWOOD CRAFTS AND FINE ART FESTIVAL AUG. 17 & 18, 2019 This is the 14th year for the Festival, which is an eagerly anticipated and well attended highlight...

Free

Potato Harvest at Historic Longstreet Farm

Longstreet Farm 44 Longstreet Rd, Holmdel

Potato Harvest      Saturday & Sunday, August 17 & 18 from 12-2 p.m.        Learn how potatoes were grown and harvested at the end of the 19th century. Help the Longstreet Farm...

Free

Annual Block Party at Protec Ponds Ice Skating Center

Protec Ponds Ice Skating Center 15 Worlds Fair Dr, Somerset

Come down for a FREE day of fun inside our rinks, try our programs like Academy, Learn to Skate, and the Ducks can even practice/scrimmage! FREE Public Skate and Open...

Free

Bugs Birds and Beyond – A Free Festival For Kids of All Ages

Agriculture Building - Monmouth 4000 Kozloski Road, Freehold

Bugs Birds and Beyond – A Free Festival For Kids of All Ages * Penguins on Parade (New this year) * Rappin with Raptors * Live Butterflies, Reptiles, Snakes, turtles,...

Free

Olde Freehold Day

Lake Topanemus NJ

Come downfor a day filled with Family Fun! Saturday, August 17, 2019 12Noon to 5pm  FREE ADMISSION LIVE BANDS: This years' bands are Lee & Sherri, Eddie Testa, Step Aside...

Free

Jersey Fresh Jam

Terracycle Inc 121 New York Avenue, Trenton

New Jersey's premiere hip-hop festival Artists from far and wide converge to adorn the walls with masterpieces while local and regionally know emcees, bands, and DJs provide the soundtrack.

Free

Food, Wine, Beer Festival in Edison

Papaianni Park 100 Municipal Builidng, Edison

Saturday, August 17th  12:00 pm to 8:00 pm $5 Entry Fee Children Under 10 Are FREE Come enjoy Edison's ONLY outdoor Food, Wine and Beer Festival 

Free

Food Truck Festival in Egg Harbor City

Philadelphia Avenue - Egg Harbor City NJ

Saturday, August 17 at 2:00pm-8:00pm 2ND ANNUAL FOOD TRUCK & BEER GARDEN FESTIVAL HOSTED BY: EHC ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION FOR INFORMATION CONTACT ANITA & KEITH MULLINEAUX AT CAPTAINHYWAY@AOL.COM 609-868-4799 OR...

Free

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