The Best Central Jersey Family Festivals and Events

Central Jersey Family Festivals and Events

These popular festivals occur at venues in all corners of NJ and have wide appeal with families with kids.

They feature events with special themes and are known for having good music, food, entertainment, skilled artisans and performers, fun activities, crafts, and more!



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.

February 2017 Central New Jersey Family Festivals And Events

Sugar Maple Tapping
Saturday, February 18, 2017
Howell Living History Farm
70 Wooden's Lane
Lambertville, NJ
(609) 737-3299
Website
An annual occurrence where the Farm taps several hundred Maple trees, collects the sap, which is then evaporated by boiling down the sap on an open fire, producing the maple syrup. This is a process with which school groups and Saturday visitors can get actively involved.


March 2017 Central New Jersey Family Festivals And Events

Sugar Maple Celebration
Saturday, March 4, & Sunday, March 5, 2017
Duke Farms
1112 Dukes Parkway West
Hillsborough, NJ
Website & Registration
Free Event
This event features an educational experience in learning how to tap a tree and enjoy the process of maple sugaring. Participants will engage in activities and nature hikes focused on wildlife, tree identification, best forestry practices, and climate change as it relates to the Sugar Maple and our native forests. You will also have the opportunity to take a taste of New Jersey maple syrup, visit a live sawmill demonstration.

April 2017 Central New Jersey Family Festivals And Events

Cattus Island Nature Festival
Cattus Island County Park
April 29, 2017; 101m - 4pm
170 Cattus Island Boulevard
Toms River, Ocean County, New Jersey
Website
This event features a celebration of 37 years of connecting the community with nature, as well as the re-opening of the Cooper Environmental Center. This family event includes crafts, kayak tours, nature walks, games and local exhibitors

Red Bank International Beer, Wine, and Food Fest
April 30, 2017; noon - 7pm (rain date May 7, 2017)
White Street Parking Lot
Red Bank, NJ
Website
This family friendly event features twenty-five of Red Banks finest restaurants will be selling International favorites at the event including Korean, Thai, Italian, Chinese, All American, Mexican, Irish and More! International wine & beer!
There will be Live Music on Two Stages!
This event is a fundraiser...the proceeds will benefit Red Bank Education Foundation & Red Bank RiverCenter

North Jersey Family Festivals

New Jersey Family Festivals

North  Jersey Family Festivals feature events with special themes, and music, food, entertainment, skilled artisans, and fun activities.
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South Jersey Family Festivals

South Jersey Family Festivals

South  Jersey Family Festivals feature events with special themes, and music, food, entertainment, skilled artisans, and fun activities.
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