New Jersey is famous for many things including its eclectic mix of cuisine, diverse culture and amazing beaches and scenery. All year round, the Garden State, as most would call it, becomes home to thousands of tourists who come from far and wide to experience the beauty of New Jersey. From fun-filled festivals and fairs, to exhibitions, concerts and wine tasting events, New Jersey offers tourists and locals alike an experience like no other. Below is a quick look at some of the most anticipated events taking place in the month of October that you simply cannot miss:
This family-friendly festival features countless activities, live music and unlimited chowder tasting. Ticket holders are given the opportunity to vote for their favorite white and red chowder. Chowderfest has become the go-to festival for families who wish to usher in fall in a fun-filled way. At the Merchant Mart, local vendors provide the best deals of the season and there is also a chowder cook off classic. There is a wide array of children entertainment options available and a food court where you can enjoy delicious local cuisine while having a chat with friends. The event kicks off at the Little League Field on the 5th of October, 2019 and ends the next day on the 6th.
The British Invasion Experience
The British Invasion Experience is meant to honor and pay tribute to a genre of music that paved the way for some of your favorite artists today. The British Invasion Experience offers audiences an electrifying, memorable and exciting night of good music and great vibes. The audience gets to take a trip down memory lane as they indulge in good music from The Beatles and legends like Led Zeppelin. The British Invasion Experience will take place at the Broadway Theatre of Pitman on October 11th, 2019.
Tenafly Street Fair & Craft Show
Those in attendance will be treated to dozens of vendors, crafters and artists who are excited to showcase their art. There will be live music and performances, as well as children’s rides, a petting zoo, game trailer, food, a martial arts exhibition and much more. The event will take place at the Piermont & County Rd, Tenafly, from October the 19th to the end of October 20th, 2019.
Adult Pumpkin Carving Party
This fun event consists of a night of carving and decorating pumpkins while sipping on a glass of wine or enjoying your favorite beer. There will be a wide array of snacks to choose from and a prize for the most creative pumpkin design. Halloween music will be playing in the background to get you and your friends pumped for the night. You will only be allowed into the event if you are 21 years or older and admissions will include carving materials, pumpkins and refreshments of your choice. The event will take place at the Liberty Hall Museum on the 24th of October, 2019, from 7:00pm – 9:00pm.