New Jersey Leisure Guide Monthly Newsletter
June , 2017
June is a great time of the year in New Jersey with excellent weather and un crowded conditions to visit the popular attractions before school is out and vacationers and day trippers are in full force.
This Edition's Contents...
- Popular June Events and Things To Do
- Seasonal Frequently Asked Question
- This Month's Featured Restaurant
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
Popular June, 2017 Events and Things To Do
28th Annual Michael Arnone's Crawfish Fest
June 2, 3, 4, 2017
The Sussex County Fairgrounds
Rt. 206 to Plains Road
On-site Camping and camping hook-ups.3 day New Orleans Style Music, Food, and Camping Festival. Featuring the best Music and Food that Louisiana and New Orleans has to offer. Cajun, Zydeco, Delta Blues, New Orleans R&B, Brass, Gospel and Jazz on 4 Stages. This years lineup features Anders Osborne, Tab Benoit, Rebirth Brass Band, Terrance Simien & The Zydeco Experience Charles "Horn Man" Neville, Henry Butler's Jambalaya Band, Geno Delafose and French Rockin' Boogie Little Freddie King,
John Papa Gros Band, Chubby Carrier and The Bayou Swamp Band (2 sets), Flow Tribe, Cabinet, Yarn, Alexis P. Suter Band, Nick Moss Band, Mason Ruffner, Darcy Malone and The Tangle John Ginty Band and Kristal A. Livingston.
Delaware Bay Day
Saturday June 3 , 2017; 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Bayshore Center at Bivalve
2800 High Street
Delaware 'Bay Day' is the largest FREE maritime festival in New Jersey. It is held along the 'wild and scenic' Maurice River in the historic New Jersey fishing villages of Bivalve and Port Norris. East Point Lighthouse, located in Heislerville, NJ, is a satellite site for this event. People LOVE Bay Day for the history it teaches, the AJ Meerwald - Tall Ship of NJ, the volunteers are great, it's fun for kids, the food is delicious, the people are inspiring, the music
makes you move, the fireworks are glorious, and admission is free.
Lighted Boat Parade and at 9pm the grand finale fireworks display.
92.5 XTU Anniversary Show: Thomas Rhett & Dan and Shay
Saturday June 3, 2017 4:00PM
Dierks Bentley, Cole Swindell & Jon Pardi
Sunday June 4, 2017 7:00PM
PNC Bank Arts Center
Sunday June 4, 2017 7:30PM
Iron Maiden & Ghost
Wednesday June 7, 2017 7:30PM
Mummers Brigade Weekend
June 9, 10, 2017; (Rain date is Sunday).
Olde New Jersey Avenue
North Wildwood, NJ
Admission is FREE
Both the top Mummers Brigades and top Mummers String Bands from the New Year's Day Parade in Philadelphia will entertain crowds in the pub district of North Wildwood. The excitement kicks off Friday night with the Fancy Brigade Pub Crawl through local drinking establishments in the North Wildwood Entertainment District. A colorful Mummers parade will begin at 3 p.m. on Saturday along Olde New Jersey Avenue where you can get up-close views of the beautiful costumes and intricate dance steps. (Fancy Brigades begin at 3 p.m. and the String Band Grand Finale begins at 4:30 p.m.) Rain date is Sunday.
Saturday June 10, 2017 7:30PM
Tom Petty And The Heartbreakers & Joe Walsh
Friday June 16, 2017 7:30PM
Saturday June 17, 2017 8:00PM
Borgata Events Center
Atlantic City, NJ
State Fair Meadowlands
Thursday, June 22
until Sunday, July 9. 2017
102 NJ State Highway 120
East Rutherford NJ
Next to MetLife Stadium
Website (Check Schedule)
This very popular family event features quality rides, plenty of free entertainment, games and prizes, and a variety foods. There are a variety of activities to interest all ages.
All Tickets Include Free Live shows and concerts. Free Live concerts. Fireworks shows take place on the evenings of Monday, July 3 & Tuesday, July 4th.
Lady Antebellum, Kelsea Ballerini & Brett Young
Friday June 23, 2017
13th Annual Freedom Festival
Saturday, June 24, 2017; 3pm - 11:00PM (rain date June 25th)
Mercer County Park
1638 Old Trenton Rd.
West Windsor, NJ
This fun family festival features attractions for the whole family. The highlights include live bands on the outdoor stage, food, carnival rides, a car show, pie eating contests, dog races, and a fireworks display @ dusk
Bradley Beach Lobster fest
June 24 & 25, 2017 ( Saturday 11 am - 8 pm, Sunday 11 am - 6 pm)
500 Ocean Avenue
Bradley Beach, NJ
Bradley Beach comes alive this weekend with it's popular oceanfront family event featuring live music, great lobster, beer & wine,
crafts, and plenty of kids activities.
Highlighted by 6 bands and a DJ emcee, over 180 craft and specialty vendors, a beer & wine garden and children's activities including water slide, rides, face painters and sand art
U2 & The Lumineers
Wednesday June 28, 29, 2017 7:00PM
East Rutherford, NJ
This Month's Frequently Asked Question
Are There Any Beaches in New Jersey to have a Bonfire With a permit?
New Jersey beaches and towns have very restrictive ordinances against having
Bonfires on beaches. However, Belmar allows bonfires and picnics on the beach in a designated area. An application for a permit and approval by the Borough Fire official is required. The permit imposes many limitations, conditions, and restrictions for use of the beach for bonfires and picnics. The designated beach area lies between the foot of First Avenue and the high water mark of Shark River and the Atlantic Ocean. For a permit application and information, contact the Belmar Municipal office at 732-681-3700
New Jersey Restaurant Reviews - New Jersey has over 23,000 restaurants and finding about them is often times a time consuming task. Find a restaurant in a town of your choise with comprehensive restaurant reviews.
This Month's Featured Restaurant:
Lily's on the Canal
It's a pleasant lunch or dinner place if you want to take a break from shopping, or in visiting many of the art galleries in Lambertville, or if you are biking ---- it's conveniently off the bike path along the canal. They serve up excellent food at reasonable prices. The menu is eclectic, with well prepared dishes made with fresh local ingredients.
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