August Events


August Events

New Jersey Concerts, Festivals, and Kids Attractions

The August events calendar for 2016 is packed with exciting things to do in NJ. It includes concerts, theatre, festivals, kids events, sports and entertainment that have appeal to people of all ages and interests, especially with parents and/or families with children ages 4-18.

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.

Magique - Remixed
August 1, 2, 6, 7, 8, 9, 12, 14, 15, 16, 19, 21, 22, 23, 26, 28, 29, 30, 2016
Tropicana Casino - Tropicana Showroom - NJ
Atlantic City, NJ
Tickets

Lyle Lovett and His Large Band
Monday August 1, 2016; 8:00PM
Community Theatre At Mayo Center For The Performing Arts
Morristown, NJ
Tickets

Snoop Dogg, Wiz Khalifa, Kevin Gates & Jhene Aiko
Tuesday August 2, 2016: 7:00PM
PNC Bank Arts Center
Holmdel, NJ
Tickets

Josh Groban & Sarah McLachlan
Wednesday August 3, 2016 7:00PM
BB&T Pavilion
Camden, NJ
Tickets

Florida Georgia Line, Cole Swindell, The Cadillac Three & Kane Brown
Thursday August 4, 2016: 7:00PM
PNC Bank Arts Center
Holmdel, NJ
Tickets

Bring It! Live
Thursday August 4, 2016; 8:00PM
New Jersey Performing Arts Center - Prudential Hall
Newark, NJ
Tickets

Bush & Chevelle
Friday August 5, 2016: 5:00PM
Stone Pony Summer Stage
Asbury Park, NJ
Tickets

Snoop Dogg, Wiz Khalifa, Kevin Gates & Jhene Aiko
Friday August 5, 2016: 7:00PM
BB&T Pavilion
Camden, NJ
Tickets

Josh Groban
Friday August 5, 2016: 8:00PM
Borgata Events Center
Atlantic City, NJ
Tickets

Artie Lange
Friday August 5, 2016: 9:00PM
Borgata Music Box
Atlantic City, NJ
Tickets

Creedence Clearwater Revisited
Friday August 5, 2016: 9:00PM
Tropicana Casino - Tropicana Showroom - NJ
Atlantic City, NJ
Tickets

I Love The 90s: Salt N Pepa, Vanilla Ice, Kid N Play, Coolio, Color Me Badd, All 4 One & Young MC
Saturday August 6, 2016: 6:00PM
BB&T Pavilion
Camden, NJ
Tickets

The Performing Arts School: Les Miserables
August 6, 7, 2016
Bergen Performing Arts Center
Englewood, NJ
Tickets

Warren Haynes - Jerry Garcia Symphonic Celebration
Sunday August 7, 2016: 7:00PM
PNC Bank Arts Center
Holmdel, NJ
Tickets

Kool and The Gang & Chaka Kahn
Sunday August 7, 2016: 8:00PM
Borgata Events Center
Atlantic City, NJ
Tickets

Paul McCartney
Sunday August 7, 2016: 8:00PM
MetLife Stadium
East Rutherford, NJ
Tickets

The Machine
Monday August 8, 2016: 7:30PM
Ocean City Music Pier
Ocean City, NJ
Tickets

Counting Crows & Rob Thomas
Tuesday August 9, 2016: 6:45PM
PNC Bank Arts Center
Holmdel, NJ
Tickets

Counting Crows & Rob Thomas
Wednesday August 10, 2016: 6:30PM
BB&T Pavilion
Camden, NJ
Tickets

Michael Bolton
Thursday August 11, 2016: 8:00PM
Bergen Performing Arts Center
Englewood, NJ
Tickets

Blink 182, A Day To Remember & All Time Low
Friday August 12, 2016: 7:00PM
BB&T Pavilion
Camden, NJ
Tickets

Jerry Seinfeld
August 12, 13, 2016
Borgata Events Center
Atlantic City, NJ
Tickets

My2K Tour: 98 Degrees, O-Town, Ryan Cabrera & Dream
Friday August 12, 2016: 8:00PM
Adrian Phillips Ballroom - Boardwalk Hall
Atlantic City, NJ
Tickets

Darius Rucker, Dan and Shay & Michael Ray
Saturday August 13, 2016: 7:00PM
BB&T Pavilion
Camden, NJ
Tickets

The Goo Goo Dolls, Collective Soul & Tribe Society
Saturday August 13, 2016: 7:00PM
PNC Bank Arts Center
Holmdel, NJ
Tickets

Bonnie Raitt
Saturday August 13, 2016: 8:00PM
New Jersey Performing Arts Center - Prudential Hall
Newark, NJ
Tickets

Boston - The Band
Saturday August 13, 2016: 8:00PM
Trump Taj Mahal - Mark G. Etess Arena
Atlantic City, NJ
Tickets

The Band Perry
Saturday August 13, 2016: 8:00PM
Tropicana Casino - Tropicana Showroom - NJ
Atlantic City, NJ
Tickets

Blink 182
Sunday August 14, 2016: 7:00PM
PNC Bank Arts Center
Holmdel, NJ
Tickets

Lady Antebellum
Sunday August 14, 2016: 8:00PM
Borgata Events Center
Atlantic City, NJ
Tickets

Air Supply
Thursday August 18, 2016: 8:00PM
Count Basie Theatre
Red Bank, NJ
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Black Sabbath
Friday August 19, 2016: 8:00PM
BB&T Pavilion
Camden, NJ
Tickets

Celtic Thunder
Friday August 19, 2016: 8:00PM
Count Basie Theatre
Red Bank, NJ
Tickets

Kristin Chenoweth
Friday August 19, 20, 2016: 9:00PM
Borgata Music Box
Atlantic City, NJ
Tickets

Kenny Chesney, Miranda Lambert, Sam Hunt & Old Dominion
Saturday August 20, 2016: 5:00PM
MetLife Stadium
East Rutherford, NJ
Tickets

UB40
Saturday August 20, 2016: 9:00PM
Harrah's - Atlantic City
Atlantic City, NJ
Tickets

Gladys Knight & The O'Jays
Sunday August 21, 2016: 7:00PM
Borgata Events Center
Atlantic City, NJ
Tickets

Chris Botti
Sunday August 21, 2016: 7:00PM
PNC Bank Arts Center
Holmdel, NJ
Tickets

Get The Led Out - Tribute Band
August 22, 23, 2016: 7:30PM
Ocean City Music Pier
Ocean City, NJ
Tickets

Black Sabbath
Tuesday August 23, 2016: 7:30PM
PNC Bank Arts Center
Holmdel, NJ
Tickets

Keith Urban, Brett Eldredge & Maren Morris
Friday August 26, 2016: 7:30PM
BB&T Pavilion
Camden, NJ
Tickets

ZZ Top & Gregg Allman
Friday August 26, 2016: 8:00PM
Borgata Events Center
Atlantic City, NJ
Tickets

Jim Gaffigan
Saturday August 27, 2016
Borgata Events Center
Atlantic City, NJ
Tickets

Jimmy Buffett
Saturday August 27, 2016: 8:00PM
BB&T Pavilion
Camden, NJ
Tickets

KC and The Sunshine Band
Saturday August 27, 2016: 8:00PM
Tropicana Casino - Tropicana Showroom - NJ
Atlantic City, NJ
Tickets

Brian Wilson
Saturday August 27, 2016: 9:00PM
Caesars Atlantic City
Atlantic City, NJ
Tickets

Rob Zombie, Korn & In This Moment
Tuesday August 30, 2016: 6:30PM
PNC Bank Arts Center
Holmdel, NJ
Tickets


 

Popular Festivals, Events, Sports, and Expositions

International Champions Cup: FC Bayern Munich vs. Real Madrid CF
Wednesday August 3, 2016: 7:30PM
MetLife Stadium
East Rutherford, NJ
Tickets

NFL Preseason: New York Jets vs. Jacksonville Jaguars
Thursday August 11, 2016" 7:30PM
MetLife Stadium
East Rutherford, NJ
Tickets

NFL Preseason: New York Giants vs. Miami Dolphins
Friday August 12, 2016 7:00PM
MetLife Stadium
East Rutherford, NJ
Tickets

New York Red Bulls vs. Montreal Impact
Saturday August 13, 2016: 7:00PM
Red Bull Arena - NJ
Harrison, NJ
Tickets

Canal Day Festival
August 20, 2016 (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. Learn about local history by taking a guided Morris Canal walking tour provided by the Canal Society of NJ. Experience life on the Morris Canal first hand by traveling down the canal on a free boat ride or prove your prowess by paddling a kayak. Fireworks festivities & display at Robert Street Park beginning at 7:00 PM Admission is Free

NFL Preseason - New York Jets vs. New York Giants
Saturday August 27, 2016: 7:30PM
MetLife Stadium
East Rutherford, NJ
Tickets

New York Red Bulls vs. New England Revolution
Sunday August 28, 2016: 2:30PM
Red Bull Arena - NJ
Harrison, NJ
Tickets

Kids Events

Disney's The Little Mermaid
August 5, 6, 7, 11, 12, 13, 14, 2016
Levoy Theatre
Millville, NJ
Tickets


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