South Jersey Music Festivals: Your Guide To The Best Concerts

South Jersey Music Festivals

Discover The Best South Jersey Music Festivals At Live Venues. Uncover Concerts with Blue Grass, Country, Rock, Jazz, and Folk.

The popular 2022 South Jersey music festivals typically appear at large, destination venues, mostly outdoors, and at indoor live music venues. Music enthusiasts of all ages and interests can enjoy blue grass, country, rock, jazz, folk, contemporary, indie, and many other types of music.

The festivals range from jam sessions to multi-stage performances and can feature any where from up-coming, new breed artists to established, well known performers.





Note: 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.

Multi-date South Jersey
Music Festivals & Events

Albert Hall Country and Bluegrass Outdoor Concerts
Features Live Country, Bluegrass, & Pinelands Music every Saturday night, year 'round - 6:30 - 9:00 PM Free Parking - Handicap Accessible
Albert Music Hall
The parking lot behind the Albert Hall building
131 Wells Mills Road (Rt. 532)
Waretown, NJ
Weekly Line-up
Admission: $5
Please bring chairs. No coolers. No outside food. Restrooms are available No Alcohol or Smoking.

Ocean City Summer Concert Series
Beginning May 6, through end of summer, 2022
Ocean City Music Pier
Boardwalk at Moorlyn Terrace
Ocean City, NJ
Schedule/Tickets
( 609) 399-6111

North Wildwood Concerts Under the Stars
Thursday and Saturday nights @ 8 p.m. Beginning Saturday, July 2nd and running until Saturday September 17th, 2022
Lou Booth Amphitheater
2nd & Ocean Avenues
North Wildwood, NJ
Website/Schudule of Performers
Free event
The entertainment is live
The venue has benches to sit on so there is no need to bring beach chairs or folding chairs. We suggest you bring a hoodie or a blanket as it does get a tad chilly at night as the amphitheater is next to the beach.

The Cape May Summer Concert Series
Beginning July 5th, ending August 30th, 2022; Performances begin at 8:00 PM and doors open at 7:30 PM.
Convention Hall
714 Beach Avenue
Cape May, NJ
Schedule/Box Office
609-884-9565

Free Summer Concert Series at Cape May Ferry Park
1200 Lincoln Boulevard
North Cape May, NJ
609-551-4209
Website
Every Wednesday between July 6 and August 31. Gates open at 4:30pm.
Line-up:
July 6 – B Street Band; July 13 – Danny V's 52nd Street Band; July 20 – AM Gold Yacht Rock; July 27 – Independence Day; August 3 – Englishtown Project; August 10 – Fat Mezz; August 17 – Legacy Band; August 24 – Sensational Soul Cruisers; August 31 – HunkaJunk





August 2022 South Jersey
Music Festivals & Events

Annual Elephant Talk Indie Music Festival
The 13th Annual Elephant Talk Indie Music Festival
Friday, August 5th & Saturday, August 6th, 2022; 5 p.m. to midnight Friday, and 11 a.m. to midnight Saturday
The Watering Hole
6494 Weymouth Rd.
Mays Landing, NJ
Facebook
609-625-9300
Cost: $10/day, Can be paid upon entrance.
Held at the Watering Hole on 12 acres in the Pinelands, The (Elephants For Autism) Indie Music Festival will feature more than 60 bands, food and drink specials and raffle items, the Elephant Talk fest will rock . The indie music festival will feature original bands such as UGLI, The Blues Reincarnation Project, Loud Love, The Surf Jerkz and more. This festival is for all ages to enjoy, so bring the whole family along.
All proceeds go to Sprouting Opportunities to provide education and support to families, communities and individuals. Their goal is to create new job opportunities for young adults with autism and or special needs.

Tidalwave Music Festival
Tidalwave Music Festival
August 12, 13, 14, 2022
on the Atlantic City Beach
One Atlantic Ocean
Atlantic City, NJ
Web page/Tickets
This event features 3 days, 2 stages & over 30 artists with headliners Luke Bryan, Morgan Wallen, Hardy, Riley Green, Chase Rice, and many more this summer on the Atlantic City Beach!

The Beach Boys in Concert – Last Days of Summer Celebration
August 27, 2022: @ 7pm
Wildwoods Convention Center
609-729-4000.
Tickets start at $35 and are available only through Ticketmaster.
Tickets
The Beach Boys mark 60 years of making music and the group continues to ride the crest of a wave unequalled in America's musical history. The Beach Boys have become synonymous with the California lifestyle and have become an American icon to fans around the world. Come see them live in concert inside the Prior to the concert don't miss out on beach activities that include yoga on the beach, a surfing contest, beach games and activities, and DJ music.





September 2022 South Jersey
Music Festivals & Events

Annual Delaware Valley Bluegrass Festival
The 50th Annual Delaware Valley Bluegrass Festival
Labor Day Weekend, September 2-3-4, 2022
Salem County Fairgrounds
725 Route 40
Pilesgrove Township, NJ
This family music festival features southern Appalachian old-time and bluegrass and related music styles. For kids, there is also a Children's Stage.
The festival site has plenty of room for camping for tenters as well as RVers, and unlike many other festivals, they do not charge extra for camping. Weekend ticket holders may camp on the grounds at no charge, but camping is available only to weekend ticket holders - daily ticket holders may not bring vehicles or camping gear into the campground.

Wildwood End of Summer Block Party & Music Festival
Annual Wildwood End of Summer Block Party & Music Festival
Sunday, September 4, 2022: 1pm - 10pm
Fox Park
(across from the Wildwoods Convention Center on Ocean Avenue between Burk and Montgomery Avenues)
Wildwood, NJ
609.522.2444
Website
Free Event
This family festival event will feature free music, entertainment, food vendors, craft vendors and more as we say goodbye to another great summer here in Wildwood.

Boots at the Beach
Boots at the Beach
September 16, 17, 18, 2022; (Rain or shine)
Olde New Jersey Ave
North Wildwood, NJ
Website
Free Outdoor event
Southern New Jersey's largest country festival features Country bands, Dj's, line dancing, food, and Country vendors crafts and wares. All in a great outdoor setting by the seaside in beautiful North Wildwood. A good Olde Time for the entire family. The event includes an open air concert and vendors for people to choose from. The event is held on Olde New Jersey Avenue in the Entertainment District that allows many options for guests in the areas of beverages, food, and many other entertainment options.

The XPoNential Music Festival
The XPoNential Music Festival
September 16 - 18, 2022
Wiggins Park & Waterfront Music Pavilion
Camden, NJ
Web Site/Tickets
This annual music festival features 3 days with 30+ performers on three stages, two venues, with an eclectic line-up of established and up-and-coming artists. heard on WXPN 88.5FM, the award-winning Philadelphia public radio station. Acts coming to the festival include Patti Smith and Her Band, Geese, Jenny Lewis, Taj Mahal, Kathleen Edwards, Valerie June, Felice Brothers, Houndmouth, The Suffers, Lo Moon, Samantha Fish, Sarah Shook & The Disarmers, The Dip, Bartees Strange, Buffalo Nichols, Black Opry Revue, Dos Santos, Tamino, Cosmic Guilt, Catbite, The Tisburys, Omar's Hat, Highnoon, and Chestnut Grove.

Medford Oktoberfest & Music Festival
Medford Oktoberfest & Music Festival
Saturday, September 17th, 2022 12-7 pm (Rain or Shine)
Medford's Freedom Park
86 Union Street
Medford, NJ 08055
Website/line-up of performers
Free Admission, All Ages, Free On-Site Parking
Enjoy Great Live Music from several local Rock, Folk, and Blues Bands. The event includes a Beer tent, Three tages of Live Music, Food trucks, German Food, Artisan Ciders, kids fun activities and more.

Outlaw Music Festival
Outlaw Music Festival
September 23, 2022
Waterfront Music Pavilion
Camden, NJ
Website/Tickets
This event features the live music of Willie Nelson & Family, Chris Stapleton, Zach Bryan, Larkin Poe, Brittney Spencer, and more.

Frantic City Music Fest
Frantic City Music Fest
September 24, 2022
Orange Loop Amphitheater
130 S. New York Ave.
Atlantic City, NJ
Website/Tickets
This outdoor event will feature a stellar line-up of live performances, Food trucks with "top-notch food options for all diets," a merch concierge, and more.
Line-up includes:
Car Seat Headrest, Yo La Tengo, Snail Mail, Murder City Devils, Shannon and The Clams, Rocket From The Crypt, Superchunk, The Raveonettes, Samiam, Titus Andronicus, Protomartyr and Control Top. The event is being hosted by funnyman Fred Armisen.

Exit 0 International Jazz Festival
Exit 0 International Jazz Festival
Friday, Saturday, & Sunday, September 29 - October 2, 2022
Multiple venues:
Exit Zero Ferry Park 1200 Lincoln Boulevard, Cape May Convention Hall Beach Stage, & many clubs
Cape May, NJ
Website-lineup-schedule-tickets
Occuring twice a year in the Spring and Fall, Cape may comes alive this weekend with 3-day musical feast featuring hundreds of musicians and thousands of visitors. Presented by the Worldwide Logistics Group, Exit Zero Jazz presents international touring artists performing on 2 outdoor stages on the beautiful grounds of Exit Zero Ferry Park overlooking the Delaware Bay. Each night, the musical feast continues with Fest shows in the bars and restaurants of Cape May. You might find yourself one minute second-lining to a New Orleans brass band, and, in the next, snaking through town behind a 22-piece Brazilian drum bloco.





October 2022 South Jersey
Music Festivals & Events

Submersion Festival
Submersion Festival
October 6, 7, 8, 2022
Paradise Lakes Campground
500 Paradise Dr.
Hammonton, NJ
Website/Tickets
Cost: Must be 21+. Admission - Early Entry: $50 - 2 Day GA Festival Pass: $150 - Car Camping: $60 - RV $600 (Each RV pass includes four (4) Early Entry passes)
This 2-day (with a pre-party on Thursday) camping music festival in the Pine Barrens features two unique stages offering sounds of all tempos, flavors and styles with a little something for everyone regardless of where you land on the electronic music spectrum. The music runs on both stages from 6:45PM - 4:00AM. Music begins as early as 12:30 PM on Friday & Saturday and runs until Sunrise.

Annual Pine Barrens Jamboree at Wells Mills Park
Annual Pine Barrens Jamboree at Wells Mills Park
Saturday, October 8th, 2022; 10am - 4:30pm (rain or shine)
Wells Mills County Park
905 Wells Mills Rd, Rt. 532
Waretown, NJ
Website
609- 971-3085
Parking and admission FREE
This annual event features a fun filled day of music of the pines, cultural demonstrations, traditional crafts, nature and history programs. Attendees will sit under the big tent and enjoy a fun filled day of county,

The Wildwoods Food & Music Festival
The Wildwoods Food & Music Festival
Sunday, October 9, 2022; 11 a.m. - 7 p.m.
Atlantic Avenue
between Wildwood and Schellenger Avenues
Wildwood, NJ
609-729-4000 
 Website
Free Admission
This family festival will feature 2 stages of live music plus crafters, food vendors, games, a pie eating contest and much more! A “Kids Korner” with activities including pumpkin painting, crab hat making and inflatable bounce house.





Upcoming Ticketed Events - South Jersey Live Music Venues

Freedom Mortgage Pavilion (Formerly BB&T Pavilion) - Camden, NJ

Levoy Theatre, Millville, NJ

Ocean City Music Pier - Ocean City, NJ

Scottish Rite Auditorium - Collingswood, NJ






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