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

New Jersey July Events

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

The New Jersey July events calendar is packed with exciting things to do.

It includes the popular destination concerts, theatre, and entertainment, that have appeal to people of all ages and interests.

State of NJ

At this time, and until further notice,  COVID-19 executive orders  in effect apply to large public gatherings such as concerts, festivals, and fireworks.

Some outdoor recreational areas and businesses have been able to restart their operations. These include;
Beaches, State and Municipal Parks, and recreational campgrounds are open for passive recreation, including fishing, hunting, boating, canoeing, kayaking, hiking,  jogging, biking, birding, horseback riding, and more.

Atlantic City's casinos will be able to reopen July 2 at 25% capacity.

Playgrounds and outdoor amusement parks, water parks, and arcades in the Garden State can also reopen on July 2. Parks and boardwalk rides will be limited to 50% of typical guest capacity and must enforce social-distancing rules on rides and in lines. Face coverings for guests and staff are required

Currently most public gatherings are limited: Indoor gatherings are limited to 25% capacity of the rooms in which they will take place, with a maximum of 100 persons. Outdoor gatherings are limited to 500 persons.

Restaurants are open for outdoor dining only. Indoor dining has been postponed until further notice

With near term cancellations occurring at a rapid rate, and despite trying to remove them as soon as we learn of the cancellations or restrictions, we  recommend viewers contact the event sponsors before heading out to a listed event to confirm their status.

July 2020 Festivals and Themed Events

Bradley Beach Fireworks
Friday, July 3, 2020; Fireworks at Dusk; (Rain date July 5th)
On the Beach
Bradley Beach
(732) 869-1020
Fireworks at dusk.

Toms River July 4th Fireworks
July 4, 2020; @9pm
Shelter Cove Beach
Bay Ave. & Cove Point Rd.
Toms River, NJ
Facebook page

Minefaire, an Official MINECRAFT Community Event
Saturday, July 11, & Sunday July 12, 2020
New Jersey Convention and Exposition Center
97 Sunfield Avenue
Edison, NJ 08837
Website /Tickets
Cost: $59.98 – $89.99 - Children 2 and under are free
This event features entertainment, gameplay, and educational content to inspire the next generation. Attend and get ready to meet many of your favorite YouTubers, participate in build battles, witness amazing stage performances, attempt world records, learn from the world's top MINECRAFT mentors and experts, and so much more!

Southside Johnny and the Asbury Jukes - Live Drive-in Concert
Saturday, July 11, 2020
Monmouth Park
iOceanport, NJ
Tickets, $150 per vehicle and $225/$250 for gold circle
Southside Johnny and the Asbury Jukes will perform live and in person in the grandstand general parking lot.
The concert, presented by the Count Basie Center for the Arts in Red Bank, will benefit Basie arts programs and the New Jersey Pandemic Relief Fund. Up to 1,000 vehicles, four occupants per vehicle, can be accommodated.

Jim Gaffigan: Drive-Thru Comic Show
Sunday, July 12, 2020: @ 7:00 PM
Monmouth Park
Oceanport, NJ
Vehicles will be spaced approx. 9' apart. Windows may remain open. Cars will park in a staggered fashion to achieve spacing and best visibility. Patrons must remain inside their vehicle cabins. Patrons may only leave vehicles only to use restrooms, and will be required to wear masks and maintain social distancing. Portable restrooms will be cleaned between patrons. Passenger vehicles only.

State Fair Meadowlands
Fair runs from Thursday, July 23 Sunday, August 9, 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 evening of Friday, July 24th.

July 2020 Concerts

July 2020 Theatre and Stadium Performances

July 2020 Comedy Events

July 2020 Sports Events


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