New Jersey Fall Festivals

  • Festival in New Jersey

With its cooler weather and festive activities, autumn is the perfect time to visit New Jersey. Discover fun fall activities throughout the state, from hiking through brilliant fall foliage and watching geese fly south for the winter to touring wineries and playing a round of golf. But perhapd the best way to enjoy the season is to attend one of these fun and festive events. Find even more upcoming festivals in our events calendar.

New Jersey Film Festival - September 9, 2016 - October 30, 2016

New Brunswick - Showcasing new international films, American independent features, experimental and short subjects, classic revivals, and cutting-edge documentaries, the New Jersey Film Festival will feature more than 25 film screenings.
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Fall Family Festival Weekend - September 17 - 18, 2016

Sea Isle City - Bring the whole family to this two-day celebration of fall, which includes live entertainment, food vendors, children's activities and more. On Sunday, marvel at incredible cars at the Auto Antique Car Show. 
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Lumberton Fall Festival and Paddle - September 24, 2016

Lumberton - Paddle down the gently flowing Rancocas Creek from the Ironwood Outdoor Center to the Chestnut Street Landing on this family friendly outdoor event. Canoe rentals cost $20 and include safety equipment. For younger children, age-appropriate activities are available.
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16th Annual Pumpkin Festival - October 2, 2016

Whippany - Stroll among the pumpkins, grinning scarecrows and towering corn stalks at this seasonal festival celebrating all things Halloween and harvest time.
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Annual Fall Festival - October 8 - 9, 2016

Allentown - Watch Civil War re-enactors in action, browse locally made crafts and enjoy delicious dishes by food vendors at this weekend fall festival.
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Fall Festival & Craft Show - October 15, 2016

Haddonfield - Browse locally made goods at this all-day craft fair, featuring floral arrangements, pottery, glass, and other handmade items. 
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Stafford Fall Wine Festival - October 22 - 23, 2016

Manahawkin - The Stafford Township Fall Harvest Wine Festival at Manhawkin Lake Park features wine tasting by New Jersey wineries, along with food, crafters, vendors, and live music. Attendees are encouraged to bring lawn chairs or a blanket to sit and enjoy the music. Admission is $12 in advance or $15 at the gate for adults 21 years and older. Under 21 years of age or designated drivers are free. 
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New Providence Fall Festival - November 6, 2016

New Providence - Move to the beat as you listen to exciting live music at this fun event. Browse more than 150 exhibitors, let the kids loose on the rides and marvel at artwork made by craft exhibitors and artists. While you're here, indulge in mouthwatering festival foods, such as flavorful shishkabobs, fall-of-the-bone pulled pork, warm funnel cakes and cold Italian ices.
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