South Jersey Music Festivals and
Free Summer Concerts

South Jersey Music Festivals

Discover The Best 2024 South Jersey Music Festivals and Free Outdoor Summer Concerts.
Features Concerts with Blue Grass, Country, Rock, Jazz, and Folk.

The popular 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.

Experience the vibrant music scene of New Jersey through an array of concerts, outdoor music festivals, and free outdoor summer concert series appearing across New Jersey.

The festivals feature a mix of music genres, Blue Grass, Rock, Jazz, Country, and Folk. These events cater to music lovers of all ages and interests, taking place at captivating indoor and outdoor locales across New Jersey

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.

Many local communities offer Free, summertime weekly concert series, a short drive from your home.

June 2024 South Jersey
Music Festivals & Events


June 13 - 16, 2024
Paradise Lakes Campground
Rt 206 (between Mile markers 3 & 4)
Hammonton, NJ
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This festival features national headliners, to the best acts in the local scene. The events include self-sufficiency workshops, discussion groups, movement classes, music lessons, spirituality circles, and more!

North to Shore Festival

The North To Shore Jersey festival
June 17 through June 23, 2024
Multiple Venues
Atlantic City, NJ
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This month-long New Jersey festival features all the talent, diversity and creativity this great state has to offer. Hosted by three incredible and unique cities, Atlantic City (June 17 through June 23), Asbury Park (June 10 through June 16, ) and Newark (June 24 through June 30).
The North To Shore festival will bring together 50+ venues for an over-the-top showcase of Jersey-wide.

Barefoot Country Music Fest

Barefoot Country Music Fest
June 20 - 23, 2024 (rain or shine)
On the beach between the famous Morey's Piers
Wildwood, NJ
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Country music's biggest stars are coming to the beautiful beaches of Wildwood, NJ! This four-day event will host the industry's biggest stars with 40+ artists- bringing a unique blend of today's country headliners, regional stars, up-and-comers and locals favorites performing across 5 unique stages. Start your summer off right at Jersey's Original Country Music Beach Fest. This years top performers include: Luke Bryan, Keith Urban, Kane Brown, Old Dominion, Bret Michaels, Nate Smith, Hailey Whitters, Niko Moon, Alana Springsteen, Rodney Atkins, and more.

Fakefest Atlantic City

Monday, June 24, thru Sunday, June 30, 2024
Golden Nugget
On the casino's deck
Huron Avenue & Brigantine Boulevard
Atlantic City, NJ
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This annual event features some of the hottest cover band performances on the East Coast.

July 2024 South Jersey
Music Festivals & Events

Angelseas Blues Festival

Anglesea Blues Festival
July 12 - 14, 2024
North Wildwood's Anglesea Entertainment District
Outdoor Main Stage
Wildwood, NJ
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Free Event
This event features both national and regional blues musicians, and accompanies the New Jersey State Barbecue Championship. Top Blues acts will perform on the Main Stage as well as in neighboring clubs and pubs.

Atlantic City Beer Festival

Atlantic City Beer and Music Festival
Saturday, July 13, 2024
Bader Field
Atlantic City, NJ
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This event features a celebration of music, brews, breweries. The event has two sessions to choose from with over 400 beers, seltzers, and other craft beverages.
Its not just about beer, there wil be music on both the main and acoustic stages performed by top national and local music acts. Additionally there will lots of fun activities including corn hole, cooking seminars, mixology demos, and more.

Peach at The Beach Music Festival

Peach at the Beach
July 13th, 2024
Summer Concert Stage, at Island Waterpark
Showboat Resort
801 Boardwalk
Atlantic City, NJ
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This concert will be headlined by Grateful Dead-adjacent band Joe Russo's Almost Dead and include Asbury Park jam band Dogs in a Pile, Trouble No More performing the Allman Brothers' 1972 album, flashy bassist Karina Rykman and her band, and Mykal Rose of reggae greats Black Uhuru.

September 2024 South Jersey
Music Festivals & Events

Delaware Valley Blue Grass Festival

The 52nd Annual Delaware Valley Bluegrass Festival
Labor Day Weekend, Friday, Saturday, Sunday, August 30, 31, September 1, 2024
Salem County Fairgrounds
725 Route 40
Pilesgrove Township, NJ
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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

Wildwood Block Party

Annual Wildwood End of Summer Block Party & Music Festival
Sunday, September 1, 2024: 1pm - 10pm
Fox Park
(across from the Wildwoods Convention Center on Ocean Avenue between Burk and Montgomery Avenues)
Wildwood, NJ
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Free Event

boots at the Beach

Boots at the Beach
Friday, Saturday, September 13, 14, 2024; (Rain or shine)
Seaport Pier
North Wildwood, NJ
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This country music festival features country bands, food, beverages, and crafts and wares.

Medford Oktoberfest

Medford Oktoberfest & Music Festival
Friday, Saturday, September 20, 21, 2024 (Rain or Shine)
Medford's Freedom Park
86 Union Street
Medford, NJ 08055
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ree 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 stages of Live Music, Food trucks, German Food, Artisan Ciders, kids fun activities and more.

Xponential Music Festival

The XPoNential Music Festival
September 20, 21, 22, 2024
Wiggins Park & Waterfront Music Pavilion
Camden, NJ
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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.

2024 Free South Jersey Outdoor Summer Concerts

Summertime in New Jersey features many fun-filled, inexpensive neighborhood outdoor concerts. Most of the venues suggest bringing a blanket or chair.
Below are some of the popular concerts taking places at local parks, beaches, and downtown areas:

Absecon Concerts in the Park
Concerts run on Sunday evenings @ 7 pm. Beginning June 23rd, and ending on August, 24th, 2024
Heritage Park
Absecon, NJ
Performers Schedule
Bring Your Own Chair or Blanket.

Atlantic City Free Summer Concerts at Gardner's Basin
Offers two concerts Saturdays, June 29th & July 27th, 2024
Historic Gardner's Basin
800 New Hampshire Ave.
Atlantic City, NJ
The free concerts feature an all-star lineup of some of the most soulful entertainers of the 70's and 80's. The festivities include local food and merchandise vendors.
Bring your lawn chairs, umbrellas & coolers.

Avalon Thursdays at Surfside Summer Concerts

Thursday evenings beginning June 20th and ending on September 5, 2024: 7-9pm
Surfside Park
Between 29th and 30th Streets and Avalon Ave.
Avalon, NJ
Performers Schedule
Bring your beach chairs. Beer and wine for sale. If inclement weather shows will be moved inside Avalon Community Hall

Barnegat Dock Summer Concert Series

Beginning Saturday June 15 May 27 and ending Saturday, August 31, 2024; 6:30pm - 9pm
Barnegat Public Dock
427 E Bay Ave
Barnegat, NJ
Performers schedule
In the event of inclement weather, the concert will be moved to the Russleel O Brackman Middle School 600 Barnegat Blv'd

Burlington County Summer Concerts
Concerts run on different nights @ 6pm. Beginning June 28th and ending on August 24th, 2024
Burlington County Amphitheater
5 Pioneer Boulevard
Westampton, NJ
Performers Schedule
Bring Chairs and Blankets.

Camden County Summer Concerts Series
Beginning June 3, and ending on Septmber 16, 2024
The summer concerts are offered at three Camden County Venues:
Wiggins Park on the Camden City Waterfront, Cooper River Park in Pennsauken Township, and Haddon Lake Park inside the McLaughlin-Norcross Memorial Dell Concert Venue in Haddon Heights.
Schedule of Venues and Performers
Concerts feature free family friendly entertainment at venues with beautiful open spaces.

Cherry Hiil Music Under The Stars Summer Concerts
Held on three Tuesdays; July 16, 23, 30, 2024; 7pm - 8pm
Barclays Farmstead
209 Barclay Lane (off West Gate Drive)
Cherry Hill, NJ
Performers Schedule
Parking is available at Trinity Presbyterian Church (499 Marlton Pike East) along with a free shuttle service.
Bring a chair, blanket and even a picnic dinner. Food trucks, and a beer garden will also be on site selling various dinner items and cool treats.

Glassboro Thursday Evening Summerfest
Every Thursday evening beginning June 6, and ending July, 25, 2024; 5:pm until 9pm
Town Square
1 High Street West
Glassboro, NJ,
Performers Line-up
Enjoy live entertainment with a variety of bands and activities as well as food trucks and local craft beer and wine.

Gloucester Township's Sounds of Summer Concert Series
Monday nights beginning Monday, June 24 until Monday August 5, 2024; 7-8:30pm
Veteran's Park
Chews Landing Road & Rider Lane
Gloucester Twp, NJ
Schedule of performers
Bring your lawn chairs

North Wildwood Concerts Under the Stars
Thursday and Saturday nights @ 8 p.m. Beginning Saturday, July 6th, and running until Saturday, August 31st, 2024
Lou Booth Amphitheater
2nd & Ocean Avenues
North Wildwood, NJ
Schedule 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.

Sea Isle City Saturday Night Concerts Under The Stars
Saturday nights beginning June 29 and ending August 31, 2024: 7:30-9:30pm
JFK Blvd. & Pleasure Ave.
Sea Isle City, NJ
Schedule of performers

Somers Point Friday Night Concert Series
The William Morrow Beach / Municipal Beach Park
located between Higbee and New Jersey Avenues
Bay Avenue
Somers Point, NJ
Beginning Friday, June 14 until Friday, September 6, 2024
Schedule of performers

Ventnor City Free Summer Concerts
Offers concerts at two venues:
* Saturdays: Summer Beach Jam:
Beginning June 22, and ending on August 31, 2024
Newport Avenue & the Beach in the Gazebo
* Wednesdays: Sunset at Ski Beach
Beginning July 10, and ending on August 28, 2024;
Ski Beach
Dorset and Burk Avenues
Ventnor City, NJ
Website/Performers schedule

Wildwood Thursday Night "Music in the Plaza" Concerts
Concerts run on Thursday nights @ 7:30pm. Beginning June 20th and ending on August 29th, 2024
Byrne Plaza
Oak and Pacific Avenue
Wildwood, NJ
Performers Schedule
Bring a blanket or beach chair.

"Hot" Tickets for Upcoming
South Jersey Concerts 

Lainey Wilson, Ian Munsick & Zach, June 14, 2024, Freedom Mortgage Pavilion, Camden, NJ
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Barefoot Country Music Fest, June 20 - 23, 2024, Wildwood, NJ
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Peach At The Beach July 13th, 2024 Summer Concert Stage, at Island Waterpark Showboat Resort
Atlantic City, NJ
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Jason Aldean Friday, August 2, 2024, Freedom Mortgage Pavilion, Camden, NJ

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Tickets To Popular
South Jersey Music Venues

Anchor Rock Club, Atlantic City
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Borgata Event Center, Atlantic City
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Ovation Hall at Ocean Resort, Atlantic City

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Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, Atlantic City
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Superstar Theatre at Resorts, Atlantic City
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Tropicana Showroom at Tropicana, Atlantic City

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Freedom Mortgage Pavilion, Camden, NJ
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Levoy Theatre, Millville, NJ
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Ocean City Music Pier - Ocean City, NJ
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Scottish Rite Auditorium - Collingswood, NJ
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