Top 4 Things To Do In NJ This Weekend – October 16-18

    A weekly listing of upcoming not-to-miss events in New Jersey this weekend.  Check back each week for a new list of top events!



    #4.  The 32nd Annual Cranberry Festival – October 17th & 18th, Chatsworth

    9 am to 4 pm

    Presented by:
    The Festival Committee of Chatsworth
    for the benefit of the restoration & preservation of
    the White Horse Inn.

    The Cranberry Festival is a celebration of New Jersey’s cranberry harvest, the 3rd largest in the United States, and offers a tribute to the Pine Barrens & Local Culture.

    The main attraction is the diverse showing of many artists & craftsmen, some of which will also be demonstrating their crafts as well as displaying them for sale.

    Admission to the festival is FREE.
    A donation of $5.00 will be accepted if you use the  parking area at the school located off of Second Street.

    #3.  Hoboken Harvest Festival – October 17th


    11am-3pm, Pier A Park, 1st St. & Sinatra Dr.
    Hay rides, a hay maze, pony rides, petting zoo, moonwalk, face painting, pumpkin painting, balloon art, craft activities, dance & gymnastic demos, live music and much more.

    Admission is Free




    #2.  ATLANTIC CITY EATS and BEATS FOOD-TRUCK-TOBERFEST 2015 – October 17 & 18, Atlantic City

    12 pm – 8 pm – HOWARD JOHNSON HOTEL, 8029 Black Horse Pike

    Over 20 food trucks, live bands, vendors, crafts, Kid Zone and carnival games galore!

    A Mobile health screening team will be providing free screenings for: blood pressure, cholesterol, blood sugar, plus information and giveaways.

    Admission is $5. (kids under 10 are FREE).  All minors must be accompanied by a paid adult.

    Free Parking.



    #1.  Bordentown Riverfest – October 17, Bordentown


    12 pm – 10 pm – West Park Street

    Bands, craft vendors, free kids corner, magic shows, face painters and local restaurants serving up some great grub – all spread over 4 acres!


    Donations in lieu of a set admission graciously accepted to offset this huge event & to help restore the hand pumper & the 250th celebration.
















    Honorable Mention

    Due to the conflicting rain date schedules (flyer reads 10/24, website says 10/18)  – we could not rank this event, but think you should check it out…just confirm the date if it rains!!!

    Rhythm & Chowder Festival – October 17, Point Pleasant

    12 pm – 6 pm – Inlet Drive provides a weekly listing of upcoming not-to-miss events in New Jersey this weekend.  Check back each week for a new list of top events for New Jersey!


    • Tom La Vecchia

      Founder of New Theory & X Factor Media

      Founder and Publisher of New Theory Magazine and Podcast. Serial Entrepreneur who loves wine, cigars and anything that allows to people to connect and share experiences.

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