The Best South Jersey Music Festivals

2017 Blue Grass, Country, Rock, Jazz, and Folk Festivals

South Jersey Music Festivals

The 2017 South Jersey music festivals typically appear at large, destination venues, mostly outdoors. Music enthusiasts of all ages and interests can enjoy outdoor music festivals including blue grass, country, rock, jazz, folk, contemporary, and many other types of music.

The festivals range from jam sessions to multi-stage performances and can feature any where from up-coming, new breed artists to established, well known performers.

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.

Multi-Date 2017 South Jersey Music Festivals & Events

Cape May On The Rocks Summer Concerts
On The Rocks Cape May Outdoor Entertainment
June 19 - September 9, 2017
Cape May Ferry Terminal
1200 Lincoln Blvd.
Cape May, Nj 08204
Web Site
Free Admission
This summer concert series features live outdoor entertainment complemented by scenic dock side views, refreshing breezes, and beautiful sunsets.
Weekly live entertainment schedule!
Mondays: 5-8 pm , Wesley Ochs
Tuesdays:   5-9 pm , Keith Hickman
Thursdays: 6-10 pm , One Hot Mess
Fridays:   6-9 pm, Nancy Malcun or Ken Shile & Ci Bon
Saturdays:1-5 pm , Jim Fisher & No Shower Happy Hour
                                6-10 pm ,  Amy Faden
Sundays:     5-8 pm, Jim Doran

August 2017 South Jersey Music Festivals & Events

Beatlemania Again Live in Concert
August 8, 2017; 7pm
Wildwoods Convention Center
4506 Boardwalk
Wildwood, NJ
Contact : 800-745-3000, Email:
Tickets: $35 ,$25, $15 - Ticketmaster 1800 745-3000 or you may purchase tickets at the Wildwoods Convention Center Box Office.
The Beatles Experience: Relive the Music, the Magic and the Mania Live on Stage

Hollystock Music Festival
Hollystock - Music, Arts and Craft Beer Festival
Saturday. August 12, 2017 ; from noon - 10pm
downtown, Main St.
Mount Holly, NJ
Free event
Contact: Gary Duckworth at 609-760-4365
This festival features many creative performers from South Jersey/Philadelphia that call this area their home. It also serves to bring awareness to the historically significant town of Mount Holly, NJ, proud to be the home of two craft beer breweries. Downtown main street will be lined with performance stages and 40 of the area's top original music acts, inspiring artistic works, and samplings from a number of local breweries and food vendors . Mount Holly's love for music and art is evident by its number of murals, art galleries and music based businesses.

September 2017 South Jersey Music Festivals & Events

Delaware Valley Blue Grass Festival
The 46th Annual Delaware Valley Bluegrass Festival
September 1- 3, 2017; noon to 11pm
Salem County Fairgrounds
725 Route 40
Pilesgrove Township, NJ
Website (Line-up, schedule, and Tickets)
This family music festival features southern Appalachian old-time and bluegrass and related music styles. For kids, there is also a Children's Stage.
The festival site has plenty of room for camping for tenters as well as RVers, and unlike many other festivals, they do not charge extra for camping. Weekend ticket holders may camp on the grounds at no charge, but camping is available only to weekend ticket holders - daily ticket holders may not bring vehicles or camping gear into the campground.
Wildwood Block Party
Annual Wildwood Block Party and Music Festival
Sunday, September 3, 2017, noon - midnight
Fox Park
(across from the Wildwoods Convention Center on Ocean Avenue between Burk and Montgomery Avenues)
Wildwood, NJ
Beginning at noon, the family festival event will feature free live entertainment, craft and food vendors and many entertainers. Admission to the block party and concert is FREE.
Camp Jam in the Pines music Festival
Camp Jam in the Pines
September 14 - 16, 2017
Paradise Lakes Campground
Hammonton, NJ
This annual event features national, international, and regional touring acts while still showcasing local talent. Camp Jam is an eclectic mix of blues, bluegrass, funk, country and good ol' rock-n-roll (just to name a few).In addition to a strong following, Camp Jam is graced with wonderful craft and food vendors, as well as yoga workshops and even kid's activities. So if fun in the sun with like minded folks and a truly unique musical experience sounds good to you, come on out to Camp Jam in the Pines (no camping required, but you may want to stay for a while)

Outlaw Music Festival: Willie Nelson, Eric Church, Sheryl Crow & Nathaniel Rateliff and the Night Sweats
Sunday September 17, 2017 1:00PM
BB&T Pavilion
Camden, NJ

Boots at the Beach
Boots at the Beach
September 15, 16, 2017(Rain or shine)
Olde New Jersey Ave
North Wildwood, NJ
Southern New Jersey's largest country festival. Country vendors,crafts,wares and more! Country bands, Dj's and food. All in a great outdoor setting by the seaside in beautiful North Wildwood. A good Olde Time for the entire family.The event includes an open air concert and vendors for people to choose from. The event is held on Olde New Jersey Avenue in the Entertainment District that allows many options for guests in the areas of beverages, food, and many other entertainment options

Garden State Country Music Festival
Garden State Country Music and Food Truck Festival
September 30th, and October 1st, 2017
Bader Airfield
Atlantic City, NJ
The Garden State Country Music and Food Truck Festival is the only multi-day country music and culinary arts festival in the Tri-state area. This year we will host 2 stages with 20 artists and 40 food trucks over the two days.
Covering over 47 acres of Bader Airfield in the heart of Atlantic City just minutes away from the world famous hotel casino boardwalk. Garden State Festival will have three distinct area; Live Entertainment, Food Truck Midway and the MarketPlace. Each area designed to create a memorable experience for every attendee as they explore the festival.

October 2017 South Jersey Music Festivals & Events

Deerfield Township Harvest Festival
39th Annual Deerfield Township Harvest Festival
October 5, 6, 7, 8, 2017 12:00 PM until 10:00 PM
Rosenhayn Fire and Rescue and Frank LoBiondo, Sr. Park
678 Morton Avenue
Bridgeton, NJ
This event pays tribute to local farmers and salutes Country Stars & Stripes. The festival's outstanding entertainment lineup features local and regional entertainers coupled with established and rising national performers. It also includes a parade, arts & crafts show, mascot mania, amusement rides and games, a Songfest competition, dessert baking challenge, multi-cultural food court and fireworks on Sunday @ 9pm.

Rock Allegiance
Rock Allegiance 2017
October 7, 2017
BB&T Pavilion & Wiggins Waterfront
Park One Harbour Blvd
Camden, NJ
Features, Rob Zombie, Marilyn Manson, Five Finger Death Punch. and more
Wildwood Seafood Festival
Annual Seafood & Music Festival
Saturday, October 7, 2017; 11 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Atlantic Avenue
between Wildwood and Schellenger Avenues
Wildwood, NJ
Free Admission
The festival will feature 2 stages of live music plus crafters, food vendors, games, a pie eating contest and much more! A “Kids Korner” with activities including pumpkin painting, crab hat making and inflatable bounce house.

November 2017 South Jersey Music Festivals & Events

Exit Zero Jazz Festival
Annual Exit Zero Jazz Festival
November 10, 11, 13, 2017
The festival is held in 7-9 different venues in Cape May, NJ.
Club venues and Cape May Convention Hall are all within 4 blocks of one another including the Schmidtchen Theater, Festival Main Stage with a capacity of 1,177, is located ten minutes from downtown Cape May .
Cape May, NJ
Website (Tickets)
Cape may comes alive this weekend with more than 40 jazz performances taking place in a three day multi-venue festival featuring headliners Gregory Porter, Fourplay, and Lizz Wright

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