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April Events: Our Top Picks To Plan Your Day Out in New Jersey

Discover New Jersey's Best April Events: Uncover The Month's Top seasonal attractions, popular events, and hidden gems

This months events includes concerts, theatre, festivals, kids events, and entertainment, that have appeal to people of all ages and interests,

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.

April Festivals and Themed Events

Atlantic City Beer and Music Festival
April 3, 4, 2020
Atlantic City Convention Center
Atlantic City, NJ
Tickets & Information
This event features a celebration of a decade of AC music, brews, breweries. Attendees will experience over 1,000 different beers from 150 breweries, the biggest music acts to date, interactive touch points such as life size beer pong and a pop-up jam band space, a state-of-the-art March Madness viewing area and culinary offerings from our favorite AC food and beverage joints.
Music by New Found Glory, Goldfinger, & Against Me.
Three sessions:
Session 1 Friday, 8am - 12:00 am, Session 2 Saturday, 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm, & Session 3 Saturday, 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Cherry Blossom Festival
April 4, 2020 - April 18, 2020
Branch Brook Park
Newark, NJ
Website (check here for scheduled events)
The second largest Cherry Blossom display in the United States with the National Cherry Blossom display in Washington, DC being the largest and usually occurs about two weeks earlier. This blossoms peak in the second and third weeks of April. There are over 3,000 cherry trees. The blossoms can be best enjoyed by a casual walk or picnic in the park. This is a week long festival with many events including a 10K race, trolley bus tours, and family Day with Japanese cultural activities, including demonstrations on origami, bonsai, ikebana, and martial arts.

Exit 0 International Jazz Festival
April 17th - 19th, 2020
Multiple venues
Cape May, NJ
Cape may comes alive this weekend with more than 40 jazz performances taking place in a three day multi-venue festival featuring top national headliners.

Annual New Jersey Folk Festival
Saturday, April 25, 2020; 10am - 6pm (rain or shine)
On the grounds fronting the Eagleton Institute Woodlawn
191 Ryders Lane, on the corner of George Street and Ryders Lane.
Rutgers University
New Brunswick

Free admission
A family friendly one day folk festival featuring three stages of music, dancing, craft vendors, children's activities, and food. This year's theme ts: Oaxaca! Oaxacan culture, which originates in México, is deeply rooted in New Jersey, and The New Jersey Folk Festival will explore and appreciate its significance!

April Concert Events

Appetite For Destruction: A Guns N’ Roses Experience
April 25, 2020; @ 8pm
iPlay America
110 Schanck Road
Freehold, New Jersey 07728
Web Site
Event Cost: $15+
Whether you were lucky enough to see G N’ R in their heyday supporting their debut album, in all of their grandiose indulgence on the Use Your Illusion tour, in a performance by the 2000’s era lineup (billed by some as “Hired Guns N’ Rose”) in support of Chinese Democracy, or in their recent “reunion” tour, all fans of Guns N’
Roses are welcome to celebrate the music that revitalized mainstream rock.

April Theatre and Stadium Performances

April Comedy Events

April Sports Events


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