2017 August Events in New Jersey

New Jersey Concerts, Festivals, Sports Events, and More

August Events in New Jersey

The month of August is the peak vacation month of the year with the Jersey Shore beaches, hotels, restaurants, nightlife, festivals, and events in full swing.



Note: This information is provided by event sponsors as a free service to our viewers. Sometimes conditions require cancellations or changes of dates, times and location which are not reflected in the original schedule. Before planning a trip to visit one of the listed events, it is suggested that you call the event sponsor to confirm the event schedule or for additional information on the event.

Concerts, Performing Arts, Theatre, Comedy, etc.

Linkin Park, Machine Gun Kelly & One Ok Rock
Tuesday August 1, 2017 6:45PM
BB&T Pavilion
Camden, NJ
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Coldplay
Tuesday August 1, 2017 7:00PM
MetLife Stadium
East Rutherford, NJ
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Donavon Frankenreiter
Wednesday August 2, 2017 8:00PM
Beach Creek Oyster Bar & Grille
Wildwood, NJ
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Poptone
Thursday August 3, 2017 7:00PM
Stone Pony
Asbury Park, NJ
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Nickelback & Daughtry
Friday August 4, 2017 7:00PM
BB&T Pavilion
Camden, NJ
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Brad Paisley, Dustin Lynch, Chase Bryant & Lindsay Eli
Friday August 4, 2017 7:30PM
PNC Bank Arts Center
Holmdel, NJ
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Joe Bonamassa
Friday August 4, 2017 8:00PM
Borgata Events Center
Atlantic City, NJ
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Earth, Wind and Fire & Nile Rodgers
Friday August 4, 2017 8:00PM
Prudential Center
Newark, NJ
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Recycled Percussion
Friday August 4, 5, 2017 9:00PM
Caesars Atlantic City
Atlantic City, NJ
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Dierks Bentley, Cole Swindell & Jon Pardi
Saturday August 5, 2017 7:00PM
BB&T Pavilion
Camden, NJ
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Jim Norton
Saturday August 5, 2017 7:00PM
Borgata Music Box
Atlantic City, NJ
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Happy Together Tour
Saturday August 5, 2017 8:00PM
Count Basie Theatre
Red Bank, NJ
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Rebelution, Nahko and Medicine For The People & Collie Buddz
Sunday August 6, 2017 4:30PM
Stone Pony Summer Stage
Asbury Park, NJ
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Nashville In Concert

Sunday August 6, 2017 8:00PM
Borgata Events Center
Atlantic City, NJ
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Lyle Lovett And His Large Band
Thursday August 10, 2017 8:00PM
State Theatre - NJ
New Brunswick, NJ
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Lady Antebellum, Kelsea Ballerini & Brett Young
Friday August 11, 2017 7:00PM
PNC Bank Arts Center
Holmdel, NJ
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Retro Futura Tour
Friday August 11, 2017 7:00PM
Borgata Events Center
Atlantic City, NJ
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Neil Sedaka
Friday August 11, 2017 8:00PM
State Theatre - NJ
New Brunswick, NJ
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Frankie Valli
August 11, 12, 13, 2017 9:00PM
Borgata Music Box
Atlantic City, NJ
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Chris Stapleton, Margo Price & Brent Cobbs

Saturday August 12, 2017 7:00PM
Camden, NJ
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United We Rock Tour: Styx, REO Speedwagon & Don Felder
Saturday August 12, 2017 7:00PM
Borgata Events Center
Atlantic City, NJ
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Yestival Tour: Yes, Todd Rundgren & Carl Palmer's ELP Legacy
Saturday August 12, 2017 7:00PM
PNC Bank Arts Center
Holmdel, NJ
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Chaka Khan
Saturday August 12, 2017 8:00PM
Tropicana Casino - Tropicana Showroom - NJ
Atlantic City, NJ
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Neil Sedaka
Saturday August 12, 2017 8:00PM
Ocean Grove Great Auditorium
Ocean Grove, NJ
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Kool and The Gang & The Commodores
Sunday August 13, 2017 8:00PM
Borgata Events Center
Atlantic City, NJ
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Clint Black
Sunday August 13, 2017 8:00PM
Newton Theatre
Newton, NJ
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Donny and Marie Osmond

Tuesday August 15, 2017 8:00PM
Community Theatre At Mayo Center For The Performing Arts
Morristown, NJ
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Stephen Stills & Judy Collins
Wednesday August 16, 2017 8:00PM
Count Basie Theatre
Red Bank, NJ
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The Dead Daisies
Wednesday August 16, 2017 8:00PM
Asbury Park, NJ
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Florida Georgia Line, Nelly & Chris Lane
Thursday August 17, 2017 7:00PM
PNC Bank Arts Center
Holmdel, NJ
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Shawn Mendes & Charlie Puth
Thursday August 17, 2017 7:30PM
Prudential Center
Newark, NJ
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Cast of Impractical Jokers & The Tenderloins

August 17, 18, 2017
Borgata Events Center
Atlantic City, NJ
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Jimmy Buffett
Thursday August 17, 2017 8:00PM
BB&T Pavilion
Camden, NJ
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Lionel Richie & Mariah Carey
Friday August 18, 2017 7:00PM
Prudential Center
Newark, NJ
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Jessie's Girl
Friday August 18, 2017 7:00PM
Paramount Theatre at Asbury Park Convention Hall
Asbury Park, NJ
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John Mayer
Friday August 18, 2017 7:30PM
BB&T Pavilion
Camden, NJ
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Goo Goo Dolls & Phillip Phillips
Friday August 18, 2017 8:00PM
PNC Bank Arts Center
Holmdel, NJ
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Paula Poundstone

Friday August 18, 2017 8:00PM
Count Basie Theatre
Red Bank, NJ
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Glen Burtnik
Saturday August 19, 2017 6:30PM
Paramount Theatre at Asbury Park Convention Hall
Asbury Park, NJ
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Hank Williams Jr. & Lynyrd Skynyrd
Saturday August 19, 2017 7:00PM
BB&T Pavilion
Camden, NJ
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The Beach Boys
Saturday August 19, 2017 7:00PM
Ocean Grove Great Auditorium
Ocean Grove, NJ
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Bill Maher
Saturday August 19, 2017 8:00PM
Borgata Events Center
Atlantic City, NJ
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Ann Wilson
Saturday August 19, 2017 8:00PM
Tropicana Casino - Tropicana Showroom - NJ
Atlantic City, NJ
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Santana
Sunday August 20, 2017 8:00PM
Borgata Events Center
Atlantic City, NJ
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The Beach Boys
August 21, 22, 2017
Ocean City Music Pier
Ocean City, NJ
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United We Rock Tour: Styx, REO Speedwagon & Don Felder
Tuesday August 22, 2017 7:00PM
PNC Bank Arts Center
Holmdel, NJ
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Justin Bieber
Wednesday August 23, 24, 2017 7:30PM
MetLife Stadium
East Rutherford, NJ
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Deep Purple & Alice Cooper
Thursday August 24, 2017 6:30PM
BB&T Pavilion
Camden, NJ
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Jason Aldean, Chris Young & Kane Brown
Friday August 25, 2017 7:30PM
BB&T Pavilion
Camden, NJ
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Kendrick Lamar, YG & D.R.A.M.
Friday August 25, 2017 7:30PM
Prudential Center
Newark, NJ
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Jerry Seinfeld
Friday August 25, 26, 2017 8:00PM
Borgata Events Center
Atlantic City, NJ
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Smokey Robinson
Friday August 25, 2017 9:00PM
Tropicana Casino - Tropicana Showroom - NJ
Atlantic City, NJ
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Gary Clark Jr.
Saturday August 26, 2017 3:00PM
Stone Pony Summer Stage
Asbury Park, NJ
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Matchbox Twenty & Counting Crows
Saturday August 26, 2017 6:45PM
BB&T Pavilion
Camden, NJ
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moe. & Railroad Earth
Saturday August 26, 2017 8:00PM
Adrian Phillips Ballroom - Boardwalk Hall
Atlantic City, NJ
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Ben Harper And The Innocent Criminals
Saturday August 26, 2017 9:00PM
Caesars Atlantic City
Atlantic City, NJ
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Deep Purple & Alice Cooper

Monday August 28, 2017 6:30PM
PNC Bank Arts Center
Holmdel, NJ
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Matchbox Twenty & Counting Crows
Tuesday August 29, 2017 6:45PM
PNC Bank Arts Center
Holmdel, NJ
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Green Day & Catfish and The Bottlemen
Thursday August 31, 2017 7:00PM
BB&T Pavilion
Camden, NJ
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Popular Festivals, Events, Sports, and Expositions

The Second Annual New Jersey Fringe Festival "Jersey Fringe"
August 4 - 6, 2017
Eagle Theatre/Downtown Hammonton
208 Vine Street
Hammonton, NJ 08037
Web Site
Contact 609-704-5012, info@jerseyfringe.com
Event Cost*: $19 per day
$39 for Weekend Pass
Jersey Fringe is a 3-day event featuring multiple theatrical productions at a variety of venues within walking distance of the central location and ticket hub, The Eagle Theatre.
Multiple Producing Organizations will offer eclectic, unique selections for festivalgoers throughout the entire weekend. Also featured will be a Beer and Wine Garden, Pop-Up Art, Food and Art Vendors, Live Music and More! Jersey Fringe is the ultimate social experience not to be missed!
Lining the streets of Hammonton will be artists, food vendors, a beer garden, musicians and more! All venues will be within walking distance, making Jersey Fringe the first of it’s kind to offer this type of weekend festival.

New York Red Bulls II vs. Rochester Rhinos
Saturday August 5, 2017 4:00PM
MSU Soccer Park at Pittser Field
Montclair, NJ
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NFL Preseason: New York Giants vs. Pittsburgh Steelers
Friday August 11, 2017 7:00PM
MetLife Stadium
East Rutherford, NJ
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New York Red Bulls vs. Orlando City SC
Saturday August 12, 2017 7:30PM
Red Bull Arena - NJ
Harrison, NJ
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NFL Preseason: New York Jets vs. Tennessee Titans
Saturday August 12, 2017 7:30PM
MetLife Stadium
East Rutherford, NJ
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Canal Day Festival
August 19, 2017 (Rain or Shine)
Hugh Force Canal Park
170 West Central Ave.
Wharton, NJ
Website

An old time country fair that celebrates the Morris Canal and its contributions to the development of the communities along its banks. Come to a day of free family fun featuring a craft show, great food, educational events and enjoy a day of listening to a wide variety of musical entertainers. Musical performances from New Jersey’s best artists will feature Rock, Blues, Country, Classical as well as traditional and contemporary Irish Folk Music. performing on two stages. Fireworks festivities & display at Robert Street Park beginning at 7:00 PM. Admission is Free

New York Red Bulls vs. New York City FC
Friday August 25, 2017 7:00PM
Red Bull Arena - NJ
Harrison, NJ
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NFL Preseason: New York Giants vs. New York Jets
Saturday August 26, 2017 7:00PM
MetLife Stadium
East Rutherford, NJ
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Long Branch Jazz & Blues Festival
Saturday, August 26, 2017; 12:00 -10:00 p.m. (Rain or Shine)
The Great Lawn on the Long Branch Promenade
Long Branch, NJ
Website
This music festival features a mix of strong national and local musicians performing live Jazz and blues on stage, kids activities, and food vendors with exotic and regional NJ food and crafts and Fireworks.
The lineup of jazz and blues includes seven great bands. Lawn chairs are encouraged, coolers forbidden, sunscreen a must! Fireworks from 9:30 to 9:45 .
The festival is free to the public, dog friendly and all ages are welcome to attend. 

NFL Preseason: New York Jets vs. Philadelphia Eagles
Thursday August 31, 2017 7:00PM
MetLife Stadium
East Rutherford, NJ
Tickets

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