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New Jersey Family Festivals: Discover The Best Themed Events

New Jersey Family Festivals: Your Guide to Family Oriented Music, Food, Entertainment and Fun Activities

They feature Family festivals and events with special themes and are known for having good music, food, entertainment, skilled artisans and performers, fun activities, crafts, and more!

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2020 Multi-Date, Northern Jersey Family Festivals and Events

State Fair Meadowlands
Fair runs from Thursday, June 25 until Sunday, July12. 2020
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, open air thrill shows, 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 Friday, July 3 & Saturday, July 4th.

June Northern Jersey Family Festivals and Events

Rockaway Township Day
Saturday, June 6, 2020; 11am-9:30pm
Peterson Field
98 Fleetwood Dr,
Rockaway, NJ
Cost: $5 admission, Kids under 10 Free
Celebrating the 176th Anniversary & Founding of Rockaway Township! This family event will include 20 gourmet food trucks, vendors, kids activities, beer, margarita & sangria bar, music from local & regional bands, petting zoo, pony rides, axe throwing, inflatables & conclude with a spectacular FIREWORKS show starting at 9pm! Bring your appetites, lawn chairs, pop ups and blankets. Stay tuned as more activities are added to the agenda to celebrate this great town!

Annual Newton Day Festival
Saturday, June 13th, 2020 (rain date: June 20th)
Spring St,
Newton, NJ 07860
This fun filled family festival will strat on Spring Street during the day and continue in evening in Memory Park with activities and entertainment that will delight the entire family – DJ's, fireworks, free games and attractions for the kids, live music, food, shopping and so much more!

Tri-County Fair
June 18 - 21, 2020
Christ Church
140 Green Pond Road
Rockaway, NJ
Exit 37 off of RT-80
This family event event features spectacular rides such as Dream-catcher or the Sky Hawk, classic rides like the Ferris Wheel, kiddie rides, games of chance, fun fair foods such as Coldstone Ice-Cream, handmade zeppoles, fried Oreo's, po'boy sandwiches, sausage and peppers, delicious homemade lemonade and much more!
The Tri-County Fair will also feature free family entertainment such as; family friendly music, a spectacular fireworks show, a complimentary live musical showcase where local bands will display their talents and entertain fair-goers an old time car show complete with 50's music, monster truck rides, and special guest performance with Jay Mattioli Family Illusions, (as seen on America's Got Talent)!

July Northern Jersey Family Festivals and Events

Mount Olive Carnival
July 8 - 12, 2020
Turkey Brook Park
30 Flanders Rd.
Budd Lake, NJ 07828
Parking: $5
Thus very popular carnival draws over 20,000 visitors. The event features, lots of carnival rides, a beer garden and an awesome Fireworks display. Find a spot on the Great lawn while viewing the aerial display of Fireworks on Saturday, July, 11th @ Dusk

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