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Shad Festival in Lambertville 2023
There is a festival happening in Lambertville, New Jersey.
- As of April 15, 2023, these are the details that have been released about this event.
Shad Fest 2023
Welcome To Shad Fest 2023 – 40 Years of Art, Fish, Food, and Fun!
In 1981, what began as a showcase for the local art scene, has evolved into a nationally recognized, award-winning event. Enjoy two-days, filled with hand-crafted art, jewelry, home goods, a variety of delectable food, music, and fun for the whole family! What is Shad? Each spring the Delaware River in Lambertville, NJ is home to returning Shad making their way back from the Atlantic Ocean to spawn before returning to the ocean. Local residents can be found fishing for Shad on Lewis Island, the only Shad fishery left on the Delaware River.
When is this festival?
April 22 @ 11:00 am – 5:00 pm
When is the raindate?
No rain date information has been provided.
Is this a one day only festival? Does this event repeat?
This festival will be held on April 22 and 23, 2023.
Is the event indoors or outdoors?Outdoor
Is registration required?No
What is there to do at this festival in Lambertville?
The Shad Festival will have the following activities:
- Arts and craft vendors
- Food vendors
- Kids section – games, prizes, face painting
- Live music
What is the admission price?
This event is being organized and hosted by
Jersey Family Fun is not directly involved with this event and therefore can not answer specific questions about it. Please contact the listed organizer with any questions regarding this event.
Where is this festival happening?
This festival is happening at