Best New Jersey September Events and Festivals:
2024 Edition

Your Guide to New Jersey Best September Events and festivals:  Features the 2024 top seasonal attractions, popular events, and hidden gems

The September events calendar includes concerts, theatre,  sports and entertainment that have appeal to people of all ages and interests.

September is also the unofficial ending of summer on Labor Day weekend, and the official beginning of fall on September 21st. With pleasant temperatures, this is still a popular month for Jersey Shore beaches, hotels, restaurants, nightlife, festivals, and events


Northern Jersey  September 2024
Festivals and Themed Events

Feast of the Madonna Dei Martiri - The Hoboken Italian Festival
September 5, 6, 7, 8, 2024
Sinatra Park
on the historic waterfront of Hoboken, NJ
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The Hoboken Italian Festival, the premier Italian-American festival in New Jersey is over 80 years old, and is derived from a festival in Italy that is over 600 years old. The Festival is a four day celebration of music food and fun from Thursday through Sunday. On Saturday they celebrate their "Feast" day, when the 800lb statue of Madonna Dei Martiri or Madonna of the Martyrs is carried through the streets of Hoboken.This includes a reenactment of the Blessing of the Fleet in the Hudson River, culminating with a fireworks show over Sinatra Park.

Annual NJ Taco Festival
Saturday, September 7, 2024; 10:00 AM until 8:00 PM
The Sussex County Fairgrounds
37 Plains Road
Augusta, NJ
Cost: $7.50 to $75
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This event features over 50 of the Tri-State Area's Best Taco Producers alongside a variety of Craft Beer and Specialty Cocktails. Their main stage has a full day of Live Music and Culinary Inspired Competition. This is a family friendly event with a Kids Zone featuring inflatables, face painting and more.

Halsley Festival
Septenber 14, 2024
Halsley Street
Newark, NJ
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This family event features a Newark neighborhood festival with a delicious array of food options, exciting programming, and special performances from local DJs and arts organizations.

Morristown Jazz & Blues Festival
Saturday, September 14, 2024
Speedwell Avenue between Headquarters Plaza and 1776, and on The Green
Morristown, NJ
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Admission Free
Music fans of all ages will enjoy great music on The Morristown Green. Parking is available in the many public lots and the train station is just a couple of blocks away.
Please bring blankets & lawn chairs.

Open Cockpit Weekend
September 14, 2024: 10:30 AM to 4 PM
New Jersey Aviation Hall of Fame
400 Fred Wehran Dr,
Teterboro, NJ
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Cost: $15.00 Adults, $12.00 Seniors 65+ and Children 3 to 12. Children 2 years old and under are free.
The museum features unique aviation exhibits including the rocket engine that propelled the X-15, the first American hovercraft invented by Charles Fletcher, and more. There are a variety of aircraft, helicopters, and the custom-built "Fundamentals of Flight" interactive aerodynamics exhibit.

Newark Puerto Rican Day Parade
Sunday, September 15, 2024
Newark, NJ
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The parade takes place at noon on Broadway/Avenida Puerto Rico to Lake Street along Bloomfield Avenue in Newark in honor of the millions of inhabitants of Puerto Rico and more than five million people living in the United States.

Twenty One Pilots - The Clancy World Tour
Tuesday, September 17, 2024
Prudential Center
Newark, NJ
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Hot Air Balloons, Fun & Games Festival
Saturday, September 21st and  Sunday, September 22nd, 2024
Warren County Community College
475 Route 57 West
Washington NJ
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This fun family event features food trucks, vendors, entertainment and hot air balloon tethered rides, balloon launch, and more!

Roseland Greek Fest
September 27, 28, 29, 2024
Ss. Nicholas, Constantine & Helen Greek Orthodox Church
80 Laurel Ave.
Roseland, NJ
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Live Greek music, Greek dancing. gyros, souvlaki, home made pastries and more. They will feature the best of new and traditional Greek music including Hellenic Dancers.

Cheers in Chester Wine & Beer Festival
Saturday, September 28, 2024; 3pm-7pm
Municipal Field
134 Main St,
Chester, NJ
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Cost: $15 - $75
This event held outsixe and under tents fgeatures over 100 styles of craft beer & wine, live music, food & wonderful vendors. It's a Benefit for the Chester First Aid Squad!

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