Looking for some fall fun this weekend? We’ve got you covered. Check out our complete list of great events and fun things do right here in the great Garden State!


ATLANTIC COUNTY


The 2017 Atlantic City Tattoo Expo

One of the East Coast's longest running tattoo convention is returning for its 14th Season. Don't miss the opportunity to meet and get tattooed by over 100- plus artists from around the globe as well as see live entertainment, tattoo contests, parties, and so much more!

Date: November 3rd, 2017 - November 5th, 2017
Location: Bally's Atlantic City
1900 Boardwalk, Atlantic City, NJ 08401


CAPE MAY COUNTY


Cape May Restaurant Weekend

This four-day weekend event, a scaled-down version of our annual eight-day June restaurant week, offers your choice of appetizer, entree, and dessert for $35 per person. No tickets are required.

Date: November 2nd, 2017 - November 5th, 2017
Location: Various Restaurants
513 Washington St., Cape May, NJ 08242

Fall Arts & Crafts Festival

Dozens of vendors come to Cape May to sell hand-made novelties and crafts including seasonal decorations, gift items and more. 10 am - 4 pm. Sponsored by the Mid-Atlantic Center for the Arts & Humanities (MAC).

Date: November 4th, 2017
Location: Cape May Convention Hall
714 Beach Dr., Cape May, NJ 08204

Candlelight Walk

Step back in time for a lovely autumn evening on Saturday, November 4th, when the Friends of Historic Cold Spring Village host the annual Candlelight Walk from 6 - 8 pm. Luminaries will line the paths and guide you to several of the Village's restored historic buildings where wine, beer and a variety of light fare will be served. Guests will also enjoy desserts, live musical entertainment and hot beverages at the Village Pavilion. A special holiday sale at the Country Store will feature heritage wares, books and a wide variety of historical toys.

Date: November 4th, 2017
Location: Historic Cold Spring Village
720 Rt. 9 S., Cape May, NJ 08204

Trail of Two Cities

This race is a 5-kilometer (3.1 miles) run/walk over the 9th Street Bridge which starts in Ocean City and ends in Somers Point. Pre-register on our website. Day of registration is accepted and begins at 7 am. The Run/Walk begins at 8 am at the Ocean City Transportation Center.

Date: November 4th, 2017
Location: Ocean City Transportation Center
945 Haven Ave., Ocean City, NJ 08226


CUMBERLAND COUNTY


Oyster Fest

Held off-site the first weekend in November, this sit down dinner has oysters every which way plus a full array of landlubber fare. Evening events feature a live silent auction, the Best of the Bay, and great fellowship over a Jersey Fresh harvest extravaganza. This is Bayshore Center at Bivalve's largest fund raiser and a great opportunity to get an update on the programs presented throughout the season.

Date: November 3rd, 2017
Location: Bayshore Center at Bivalve
2800 High St., Port Norris, NJ 08302


ESSEX


Hot Apple Cider Night Hike

Join a Cora Hartshorn Naturalist from 6:30 - 8 pm for a guided hike through our beautiful woodlands to discover how the forest prepares for winter. After the hike join us in the historic Stone House for a cup of mulled "Jersey Fresh" apple cider and a Q&A about the animals of the woodlands. Member - $8, Non-Member - $10.

Date: November 4th, 2017
Location: Cora Hartshorn Arboretum and Bird Sanctuary
324 Forest Dr. S., Short Hills, NJ 07078


HUNTERDON COUNTY


Wine & Comedy Night

Headliner: Taylor Manson. Opener: Katherine Williams. Feature: John Clark. Host: Helene Angley. Doors open at 7:30 pm, shows start at 8 pm. $25 Admission ($20 Vintner's Club) Tickets available online. There are no walk-in tickets available for this event.

Date: November 4th, 2017
Location: Old York Cellars Winery
80 Old York Rd., Ringoes, NJ 08551


MERCER COUNTY


Annual Day of the Dead Celebration

The Arts Council of Princeton and the Princeton Shopping Center present its annual Day of the Dead celebration from 3 - 5 pm. Celebrate Mexico's El Día de los Muertos with strolling mariachis, sugar skull decorating, face painting, folk arts and crafts, and live dance performances. Learn about the traditions of this rich cultural holiday at this family-friendly event. FREE admission. Ample parking is available. For more information, call or visit the website.

Date: November 4th, 2017
Location: Princeton Shopping Center
301 N. Harrison St., Princeton, NJ 08540

Art All Day

Explore studios and creative spaces throughout Trenton. Meet the artists and see why Trenton is New Jersey's Creative Capital. What is Art All Day? Trenton's arts scene is on a roll, and there's no better opportunity to see what the buzz is all about than Art All Day, Artworks' free celebration of creativity throughout the city. This marks the sixth annual Art All Day, featuring open studio tours, demos, pop-up galleries, public art and more.

Date: November 4th, 2017
Location: Artworks Trenton
19 Everett Alley, Trenton, NJ 08611

Holiday In Hopewell Crafts & Gift Show

This is one of the largest single day arts and crafts show in South Jersey. This one day, indoor event will showcase hundreds of handmade items just in time for your Holiday shopping needs. Visitors will find everything from wreaths, candles, snowmen, reindeer art, pottery, decorated holiday trees, jewelry, gift boxes, quilts, wood working angels and so much more. 9 am - 4 pm. In addition to the handmade crafts, there will be Home Party Plans, direct sales vendors, home products and services, great food, bake goods and give a ways all day. Over 80 vendor booth spaces and free shopping bags available at the main entrance. Parking is free and admission is free with a donation of can goods for the WPUMC Food Pantry or $2 donation. Vendors are being sought and details on the website.

Date: November 4th, 2017
Location: West Park United Methodist Church
652 Shiloh Pk., Hopewell Twp., NJ 08302


MIDDLESEX COUNTY


Pop-Up Holiday Bazaar at Main Street Townhomes

FREE TO ATTEND! Marketspace Vendor Events is proud to co-host this event with Main Street Homeowners Association in Sayreville! This event is open to the surrounding community of over 350 homes, as well as advertised to the public. A portion of the booth fee goes directly to The Children of Main Street Townhomes.

Date: November 4th, 2017
Location: 200 Kimball Dr E. Sayreville, NJ 08872


MONMOUTH COUNTY


Soup & Sip

A fall classic here at the vineyard. Get ready for the winter chill and sip some delicious soups perfectly paired with our wines. We will be open for sipping and slurping on Saturday and Sunday, November 4 - 5 from 12 Noon - 5 pm.

Date: November 4th, 2017 - November 5th, 2017
Location: 4JGs Orchards & Vineyards
127 Hillsdale Rd., Colts Neck, NJ 07722


MORRIS COUNTY


RHS Performing Arts presents Fall Drama, All in the Timing

All in the Timing is a collection of six one-act plays by David Ives. Each comedic short deals with relationships and the role that timing plays in their success or demise. In its entirety, the show touches on historical figures and events, classic literature, foreign language, classical music (audible mathematics), and scientific experimentation. Basically, something for every discipline! We hope you’ll join us for this exciting evening of theater!

Date: November 3rd, 2017
Location: Roxbury High School
1 Bryant Dr, Succasunna, NJ 07876


OCEAN COUNTY


Awesome Autumn Fun

Celebrate the season at Jakes Branch County Park. Take a hayride through the nature trails; participate in fall-themed games; paint a pumpkin; pet animals at the traveling petting zoo; enjoy hot apple cider and cookies; make crafts and much more! Free!

Date: November 4th, 2017
Location: Jakes Branch County Park
1100 Double Trouble Rd., Beachwood, NJ 08722


PASSAIC COUNTY


Lambert Castle Holiday Boutique Wine & Cheese Preview

The Passaic County Historical Society will be presenting its annual Wine and Cheese Preview of the Lambert Castle Holiday Boutique. Enjoy a sneak peek at this year's assortment of festive holiday gifts, jewelry, seasonal decorations, crafts, collectibles and gourmet food in the historic atmosphere and ambiance of Lambert Castle. Admission to Preview Night is $15, which includes two return visits. Free wine and snacks provided while supplies last. Children under 12 years are admitted free of charge. No child strollers or carriages are permitted inside the Castle. Visa and Mastercard are accepted for purchases. All proceeds from this fundraiser benefit the Passaic County Historical Society.

Date: November 3rd, 2017
Location: Lambert Castle
3 Valley Rd., Paterson, NJ 07503

Woodland Park Street Fair

Following the parade there will be non-stop music and entertainment along with family fun attractions. Over 100 exhibitors, kiddie rides and climbing wall, kids games, face painters, amusements, temp tattoos, and more. Fabulous festival foods, everything from shishkabobs, kettle corn, pulled pork, sausage sandwiches to ice cream, zeppoles, funnel cakes, and Italian ices. Come eat, shop & play! 10 am - 5 pm. Rain or Shine.

Date: November 5th, 2017
Location: 1150 McBride Ave., Woodland Park, NJ 07424


SOMERSET COUNTY


9th Annual Harvest Fest and NJ Microbrew Night for Charity

Men of Charity will host their 9th annual NJ Microbrew night at St. James on Nov 4th at 6:30. This year's event has 16 great NJ craft brewers, who will serve over 35 specialty craft beers. New brewers to our event include 2nd Act Beer from Dover, Demented Brewing Co. from Middlesex, and Lone Eagle Brewing from Flemington. Returning brewers include 902, Alementary, Beach Haus, Cricket Hill, Czig Meister, Flounder, High Point (Ramstein), Hunterdon, Jersey Girl, Man Skirt, Stirling Hotel, Trap Rock, and Twin Elephant. Oktoberfest dinner, appetizers, wine and beverages will also be served. There will also be a basket raffle and music.

Date: November 4th, 2017
Location: St. James Church Auditorium
184 S. Finley Ave., Basking Ridge, NJ 07920

Dewy Meadow Day

Dewy Meadow Day! Free admission. Free parking. Free family fun music and events. Food and drinks with over 40 vendors!

Date: November 4th, 2017
Location: Dewy Meadow Village
403 King George Rd., Basking Ridge, NJ 07920

Good Libations: A Benefit for The Center

The Center for Contemporary Art in Bedminster is hosting its annual fall fundraiser on Friday, November 3rd from 7 – 10 pm. Good Libations: A Benefit for The Center will offer a walk-around tasting of some of New Jersey's best craft beer, distilled spirits and fine wine all within the setting of fine art galleries and professional art studios. The price of admission includes a sampling from each vendor, hors d'oeuvres from Metropolitan Seafood, raffles, live jazz and more. Guests who would like to beat the crowds are invited to attend the Early Access Party from 6 – 7 pm. This pre-event gathering will feature fabulous hors d'oeuvres from Laurence Craig Catering, special brews and signature cocktails.

Date: November 3rd, 2017
Location: The Center for Contemporary Art
2020 Burnt Mills Rd., Bedminster, NJ 07921


WARREN COUNTY


TCFC Annual Holiday Craft Fair!

Kick off the holiday season with some shopping! Join our growing collection of crafters as we celebrate all things winter with our annual Holiday Craft Fair! Find that special something for that special someone, in a fun, local event. 10 am - 4 pm.

Date: November 4th, 2017
Location: Tri-County Volunteer Fire Company
1720 Rt. 57, Hackettstown, NJ 07840

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