Arts and Music Street Festivals This Spring
With blossoms blooming, the sun shining and small-town streets bustling back to life, springtime is a welcome sight for visitors and locals alike. Spark your sense of inspiration and imagination when you attend one of the many arts, crafts and music festivals happening at cities around New Jersey throughout the spring. Here are a few to get you started.
Annual Cranbury Craft Show
March 9 – 10, 2019
Bring the whole family to this art show in Cranbury, featuring 120 juried crafters and artisans, as well as games, snacks and a raffle.
March 15 – 17, 2019
Shop the handmade wares of 165 craftspeople showcasing jewelry, fashion, furniture and mixed media artwork in Morristown.
Garfield Street Fair
March 31, 2019
Stroll along Midland Avenue in Garfield and enjoy creative crafters selling one-of-a-kind, handmade pieces, and then let the kids loose on the climbing wall, petting zoo, pony rides and more.
Wheaton Springs 2019
April 6, 2019
See the new exhibits at Museum of American Glass and Down Jersey Folklife Center in Millville, along with special demonstrations in the Glass Studio, food vendors, and a variety of family art activities.
Red Bank Street Fair & Craft Show
April 7, 2019
Artists, crafters, musicians and vendors transform downtown Red Bank into a block party drawing 20,000 attendees.
April 13, 2019
In Historic Smithville, stroll through the charming village and browse the works of more than 40 local artists. While you’re here, take a train ride, hop on the carousel, rent a paddleboat or stop into one of the restaurants.
Somerville Arts & Crafts Festival
April 14, 2019
Walk around Somerville to see more than 100 artisans, crafters and photographers as they display and sell their artwork. Listen to live music and bring kids to the free crafts table.
May 4 – 5, 2019
Bring the whole family to this arts and music festival in Downtown Stone Harbor, where artisans, ocean-themed activities, live music and a beer and wine garden provide plenty to see and do.
Highland Park Street Fair & Craft Show
May 5, 2019
In Highland Park, enjoy children’s rides, a petting zoo, martial arts exhibitions and more, and then browse the arts and crafts vendors.
Hoboken Arts & Music Festival
May 5, 2019
More than 300 artists, crafters and photographers display their work along Washington Street in Hoboken, and live music and fair food add to the festive atmosphere.
Bordentown Street Fair
May 18 – 19, 2019
Centered along Farnsworth Avenue in downtown Bordentown, this event features crafts, art, food, music and a children's area. Hop on the free shuttle bus from the parking areas and RiverLine train station.
Highlands 19th Annual Seaport Craft Show
May 26, 2019
Shop handmade crafts from more than 60 crafters and artisans showcasing everything from jewelry and gifts to art and personal items at this juried show in Highlands.
Find even more happening during your visit with our online events calendar.