The Best South 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.



March 2017 Southern New Jersey Family Festivals And Events

Atlantic City Boat Show
March 1-5, 2017 ; Wednesday 11:00 AM - 8:00 PM Thursday 11:00 AM - 8:00 PM Friday 11:00 AM - 8:00 PM Saturday 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM Sunday 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Atlantic City Convention Center
Atlantic City, NJ
609-449-2000
Website
A popular event for family boating enthusiasts -- Get to see and shop for hundreds new boats and an unbeatable assortment huge variety of marine gear engines, accessories, nautical gifts, and more.

Maple Sugaring Brunch & Hike
Saturday, March 11, 2017; 2 settings: 9:30-11:30AM or 11:00AM-1:00PM,
Buttinger Nature Center
The Watershed
31 Titus Mill Rd.
Pennington, NJ
(609) 737-7592
Hike with the Teacher-Naturalists to our tapped trees, learn about the process to convert maple sap to syrup and visit the 'evaporation station'. The highlight of the morning is a delicious pancake brunch, served with our homemade maple syrup made from trees on the Reserve! Part of this program is conducted outdoors – winter gear, including boots, is necessary.
Adults and Families welcome Member fees: $15/13yo – adult, $8/child (3-12yo), under 3yo free Non-Member fees: $20/13yo – adult, $12/child (3-12yo), under 3yo free Join us at the Watershed Center for this popular annual event. Sign up for one session – registration and prepayment are required.

St. Patrick's Day Celebration & Parade
March 11th, 2017 @ 11:30AM
901 Atlantic Ave.,
North Wildwood, NJ
609-522-2955
Website
Ceremony begins on the steps of North Wildwood City hall (10th & Atlantic Avenues) at 11:30 a.m.
Parade begins at noon and proceeds north on Atlantic Avenue to Olde New Jersey Avenue..



May 2017 Southern New Jersey Family Festivals And Events

New Jersey Renaissance Faire
May 27, 28, and June 3, 4, 10, 11, 2017, 10:00 am
Liberty Lake
1195 Florence Columbus Rd
Bordentown, NJ 
Website
Cost: $25.00
This family event features a large gathering of performers, artists, artisan merchants, and eccentric patrons in 16th century garb in the Shire of New Jersey! Enjoy 8 hours of entertainment on 7 stages, including sword fighting, music, circus performers, comedy, fire eating and jousting between actual knights! Merchants sell beautiful, hand crafted items and clothing, including a blacksmith and world class glassblower!
The setting is the In The Woods of Crossford. Crossford is a village like any other in the English countryside in the 1500's. Situated on the shores of beautiful Loch Liberty in the Duchy of Northumberland, Crossford is a shire that is a jewel in the cap of the noble Duke of Northumberland. Her fields are rich and her citizens filled with merriment and love of crown and country.

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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Central Jersey Family Festivals

Central Jersey Family Festivals

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