9 Events to Check Out in New Jersey This June
With June just around the corner, you’re probably getting ready for the beaches, cookouts, and some fun festivals and events. In fact, lots of festivals and events. If you’re looking to explore New Jersey in June – there is a lot to choose from. Here’s a look at some of the best events to hit up this June in the Garden State.
- Lion’s Strawberry Fair – May 29 – June 2 – Oceanport, New Jersey
The star of the show may be the delicious strawberry shortcake, but this fair has a lot to offer. There will be rides, food and much more. And the Lion’s donate all of their proceeds to charity.
- Michael Arnone’s Crawfish Festival – May 31 – June 2 – Augusta, New Jersey
Do you love the food, music, and culture of Louisiana? Then this is the festival for you! This year Aaron Neville will be performing (along with lots of other great acts) – so be sure to get your tickets now!
- 2019 Annual Greenwood Lake Air Show – June 1-2 – West Milford, New Jersey
If you want to be impressed by some awe-inspiring aerial stunts, then the Greenwood Lake Air Show is the place to be. This event also has a car show, and lots of ground exhibits. Tickets are on sale now for this family-friendly event.
- South Jersey Arts Fest – June 1-2 – Elmer, New Jersey
This arts fest has it all. Music, exhibits, performances, workshops, food, beer, wine and much more will be at Appel Farm during this kick-off to summer festival. You can even rent a cabin or set up your tent if you want to make a full weekend out of it!
- Wildwood Beer Fest – June 8 – Wildwood, New Jersey
This tasting event celebrates local craft brews. This event will have over 100 different beers and is broken up into two different tasting sessions. Tickets are on sale now, and you must be at least 21 years of age to attend.
- 3rd Annual Summer Wine Festival – June 22 – East Rutherford, New Jersey
30+ wineries and horseracing will make for a great night of fun at the Summer Wine Festival. General Admission or VIP tickets are available, and you must be at least 21 years of age to attend.
- Sourland Mountain Festival – June 22 – Hillsborough Township, New Jersey
Come learn about and support the Sourland Conservancy while enjoying 7 hours of music in this beautiful area. Kids can learn about some “cool critters,” and there will be lots of great food and drink. Bring some lawn chairs and enjoy the day!
- Beachstock 2019 – The Planet’s Biggest Beach Party – June 29 – Margate, New Jersey
Plan for a fun day at the beach with live music, lifeguard competitions, tons of vendors, a beer garden and much more. The night ends with a bonfire and movie on the beach. This is a family-friendly event, and on this day no beach tags are required.
- Rock, Ribs, and Ridges Festival – June 29-30 – Augusta, New Jersey
Delicious food and amazing music are the key factors as Rock, Ribs, and Ridges holds its 10th annual festival. Head to this festival if you’re looking for a full weekend of fun! Tickets on sale now!
June really kicks off the summer season, and there’s no shortage of great events to go check out. Get in your car and plan a day trip or a weekend away at some of these great festivals. You’re sure to have fun!