Best Central NJ July Events Festivals:
2024 Edition

Central NJ July Events

Discover the Best Central NJ July Events and Festivals:
Features the Top 2024 attractions, popular events, and hidden gems

The Central NJ July events calendar for 2024 is packed with exciting things to do

It includes the popular destination concerts, theatre, festivals, kids events, and entertainment, that have appeal to people of all ages and interests, especially with parents and/or families with children.


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2024 Central NJ July Festivals and Themed Events

Argos Farm Blueberry Festival
June 21 - July 7, 2024; 10am - 3pm
Argos Farm
1250 Lacey Road
Forked River, NJ
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Cost: General Admission. Online: $14.95 Gate: $19.95
This annual Blueberry Festival features live music, delicious blueberry treats, Summer photo ops, and of course, Pick your own fresh blueberries, and much more!
Admission Ticket Includes: Live music from 11:00am - 2:00pm, Entry into the Blueberry Field (Blueberry PICKING is an additional charge, and Crop Dependent) entry into activity area with unlimited access- Double Hay Slide, Bee Zip Line, Jumbo Jumper Air Pillow, Gauntlet Obstacle Course, Cow Train Rides, Peddle Carts, Ball Zone, Wall Ball, Checkers, Corn Hole, Tractor Slide, Big Chair, and Photo Ops

Alanis Morissette, Joan Jett And The Blackhearts & Morgan Wade
Wednesday, July 3, 2024
PNC Bank Arts Center
Holmdel, NJ
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Ocean County Fair
July 10th - 14th, 2024
Robert J. Miller Air Park
The intersection of Pinewald-Keswick Rd/Rt 530 and Mule Road
Bayville, NJ
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Cost: Fair Admission $10.00. Kids Under 10 Free! Free Parking!
This five day family event features entertainmant, rides, food vendors, 4-H Animals & Displays, and more.

Sourland Mountain Festival
Saturday, July 13, 2024; 3pm - 8:30pm (rain or shine)
Unionville Yards
9 Rocktown Road
Ringoes, NJ
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This annual family event features the communities of the Central New Jersey region coming together to present the best in musical talent, local food and drink, family fun, with a spectacular view. Festival-goers get to enjoy several hours of music, food, wine, spirits, craft beer, vendors, family activities, history, critters and wildlife education.

Jason Aldean
July 13, 2024
PNC Bank Arts Center
Holmdel, NJ
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Annual Belmar Sandcastle Contest
Wednesday, July 17, 2024 11am - 2pm
18th Avenue Beach
Belmar, NJ
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This event features sandcastle building, includes prizes, and games.
Registration is at 8 am and judging begins @ noon.

Monmouth County Fair
Wednesday-Sunday, July 24-28, 2024
East Freehold Fairgrounds
1500 Kozloski Rd
Freehold, NJ
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This fun family event features:
Free Entertainment, 4-H Shows & Exhibits, Rides & Games, Live Music on the Main Stage, Racing Pigs, Stunt Horses & Dogs, Blake Wallenda's High Wire Act Ocean Avenue Stompers, T-Rex Living History Displays, Home & Garden Demonstrations, and more.

Italian Festival & Wine Tasting
Saturday, Sunday, July 27th, 28th, 2024
Monmouth Park Racetrack
Oceanport Avenue
Oceanport NJ
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Cost: admission is $6. Kids 12 and under are free. General parking is free
This event features Italian wine tasting with participation by some of the area's top restaurants, delis, and food trucks, Attendees will get to enjoy live music both days, plus free family fun day activities in the picnic area on Sunday.The event begins with Food trucks at 11am, followed by live racing at 12:50pm.

Mercer County 4-H Fair & Wheat Threshing
Saturday & Sunday, July 27, 28, 2024
Howell Living History Farm
70 Woodens Lane
Hopewell Township, NJ
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This event features animal shows and exhibits, homemade ice cream, hay rides, pony rides, music, magic shows, and farm tours, and wheat threshing demonstrations.

Soulsational Music Festival
Saturday, July 27, 2024; 11:00 am to 8:00 pm (rain or shine)
Veterans Park
Bayville, NJ
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This family event features live music on two stages, crafters, vendors, free yoga, vegetarian and organic food, food trucks, a beer garden, and a kids' villag

Sammy Hagar & Loverboy
July 27, 2024
PNC Bank Arts Center
Holmdel, NJ
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