Looking for something to do this weekend? New Jersey has a lot of festivals, art shows, fairs and concerts this upcoming weekend. Check out the list below and find out what’s happening in your county.

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There's a lot of great stuff on our calendar, but here's top picks this weekend.

North Jersey

Mystic India: The World Tour: On Sept. 18, 8 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. there will be  musicians, dancers, aerialists and acrobats  at NJPAC 1 Center Street, Newark. The dancers concept come from ancient India that transition into modern India. Ticket prices vary, purchase from here.

Central Jersey

On Sept. 20, at 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. the Capital City Food Truck Battle, located on  50 Riverview Plaza, Trenton will occur. Admission to the event is $5. The Capital City Food Truck Battle will have food trucks, a beer garden, farmers market and live music.

South Jersey

Friday, Sept. 18th and Saturday, Sept. 19, 10 a.m. to 10 p.m, the Boots at the Beach Country Music Festival will be held at Olde New Jersey Avenue, North Wildwood. The admission is free. On Friday, the bars will have DJs and live country music playing. On Saturday there will be a fair. Fair will have  food and vendors, selling country clothes and merchandise. At the fair country music will be playing.

And there's lots more going on, too.

Atlantic County

Live Music Series with Eryn Shewell Duo

Wine tasting is $8 per person. Cheese platter will be available for purchase. Enjoy wine with live entertainment.

Date: Friday, Sept. 18, 6 p.m. To 9 p.m.

Location: 370 South Egg Harbor Road, Hammonton,

 

Little Learners Crafts Class

For children 3-5.  Please call 609-625-7000 x5431 to register in advance because space is limited.

Date: Friday, Sept. 18, 10 a.m. To 12 p.m.

Location:Atlantic County Park, Estell Manor

 

Bergen County

Dead On Live at Bergen Performing Arts Center

Performance will feature favorites from the 1971-1972 era.

Date: Friday, Sept. 18, 8 p.m. To 11 p.m.

Location: 30 North Van Brunt Street, Englewood

 

Cape May County 

Fall Family Festival with Sand Sculpting

Seaside vendors and food court 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., children’s activities and live music 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Date: Saturday, Sept. 19,  Rain or shine

Location: JKF Boulevard and Excursion Park, Sea Isle City

 

Cumberland County

 Community Fall Festival

Event will have food, face painting and petting zoo.

Date: Saturday, Sept.19,  10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Location: 152 Silver Lake Road, Bridgeton

 

 Essex County

 Kathleen Madigan: Madigan Again

Kathleen Madigan has performed on nearly every stand-up television show. Ticket prices vary,

Date: Friday, Sept. 18 2015 7 p.m. To 10 p.m.

Location: 1 Center Street, Newark,

 

Mediterranean Food and Music Festival

Two day music and food festival featuring live music, dance group and children activities.

Date: Saturday Sept. 19 and Sunday, Sept. 20, Noon to 6 p.m. – rain or shine.

Location: Armenian Church, 200 West Mount Pleasant Avenue, Livingston

 

OSPAC Jazz and Brew Festival

Event will have live jazz performances, vendors, and a beer and wine garden

Date: Saturday, Sept. 19, Noon To 8 p.m.

Location: 4 Boland Drive, West Orange

 

Gloucester County

Gloucester Abbey Downton Style Fashions

Tickets are $5 for non-members, $1 for children ages 6 through 18 and free for members and children under 6.

Date: Friday, Sept. 18, 1 p.m. To 4 p.m.

Location: 58 North Broad Street, Woodbury

 

Hudson County

Jersey City Street Fair

Event will have crafters.

Date: Saturday, Sept. 19, 11 a.m. To 8 p.m;

Location: Newark Avenue, Between Grove Street and Jersey Avenue, Jersey City

 

Hunterdon County

Wine and Music Under The Stars 

Event will have music and wine. Please bring your own chair.

Date: : Friday, Sept 18, 6 p.m.to 8 p.m.

Location: 80 Old York Road, Ringoes,

 

Middlesex County

Jazz Violinist Brooke Alford 

Reservations are required for this event and can be made by calling 732-634-0413. A $5 donation is suggested.

Date: Friday, Sept 18, 7:30 p.m, to 9 p.m.

Location: 582 Rahway Avenue, Woodbridge

 

The Supernaturalists at The State Theatre in New Brunswick

Log onto www.statetheatrenj.org or call 732-246-7469 to order your tickets today!

Date: Friday, Sept. 18 to  To Sept. 20 , 8 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Location: 5 Livingston Avenue, New Brunswick,

 

Janice Lopez Ovarian Cancer Foundation "Concert for a Cure"

Event will have Encore Orchestra of NJ. The evening will begin at 7 p.m. with an hour of food and wine during the Silent Auction. The keynote speaker is Dr Lorna Rodriguez from the Rutgers Cancer institute of NJ. The concert will begin at 8:30 p.m. The special guest MC for the evening will be Miss New Jersey 2015 Vanessa Oriolo.

Date: Saturday Sept. 19

Location: Temple Emanu-El at 100 James St. Edison

 

 St. James Street Fair

Event will have kids zone, food and crafters.

Date: Saturday, Sept. 19, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Location: Main Street, Woodbridge

 

Monmouth County

 Ancients to Astronauts Exhibit 

Admission to Monmouth Museum is $8 person. Children under 2 are free. The exhibit explores history and science behind communication. Explored in 4 exhibitions on a variety of subjects with hands on demos.

Date: Friday, Sep 18 2 p.m. To 9 p.m.

Location: 765 Newman Springs Road, Lincroft

 

Two River Theatre Presents Seven Guitars by August Wilson

Prices may vary.

Date: Friday, Sept. 18, 8 p.m. To 10 p.m.

Location: 21 Bridge Avenue, Red Bank

 

5k Suicide Prevention Walk

Walk to let people know there are other options besides suicide. Company teamed up with "Out of the Darkness"

Date: Saturday, Sept. 19, 1 p.m.

Location: Matawan Regional high-school, Atlantic Ave., Aberdeen

 

Irish Festival

$7 Advanced tickets, $10 at the gate, children under12 free.

Date: Saturday, Sept.19, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Location: Sea Girt National Guard Armory, Camp Drive and Sea Girt Avenue, Sea Girt

 

 Hazlet Day Festival

Date: Saturday, Sept. 19, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Rain Date: Sunday Sept. 20

Location: Veteran’s Memorial Park, 1776 Union Avenue, Hazlet

 

Open Space Pace Parade and Festival

Event will I'll have food, vendor, racing, music and fireworks. A parade at 11 a.m. in downtown Freehold.

Date: Saturday, Sept. 19, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Location: 130 Park Avenue, Freehold

 

Apple Fest at Delicious Orchards in Colts Neck

Event will have apple ice cream, apple fritters and apple cotton candy. There will be a clown, food and live entertainment.

Date: Sunday, Sept. 20, 11 a.m. To 4 p.m.

Location: Route 34 South, Colts Neck,

 

Morris County

2015 Mutts Mania at Mt Pleasant Animal Shelter 

Event will have a fashion show and pet contests.

Date: Sunday, Sept. 20, Noon to 4. p.m.

Location: 194 Route 10 West, East Hanover

 

Ocean County

Seaside Heights Barbecue Festival and Competition

Live music, food, and kids activities

Date: Sep 18 to Sept 20,  5 p.m. To 10 p.m.

Location: Grant Avenue, Seaside Heights

 

Festival of the Sea

Event will have old, crafters, live entertainment and a kids section.

Date: Saturday, Sept, 19, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Location: Arnold and Bay Avenues, Point Pleasant Beach

 

Picklepalooza Music, Food, Craft and Artist Festival

Event will have poets, food and vendors

Date: Saturday, Sept. 19, 10 a.m. To 7 p.m.

Location: Island Beach State Park, Central Avenue, Seaside Park

 

Somerset County

Home On The Range Introductory Horseback Riding

$35 for Somerset County residents. $45 for non-residents.

Date: Sunday, Sept. 20, 10 a.m. To 2 p.m.

Location: 256 South Maple Avenue, Basking Ridge,

 

Sussex County

Paint and Sip Class - Red Sunflower

No paint skills necessary, just bring a snack and a beverage

Date: Friday, Sept. 18, 7:30p.m. To 9:30 p.m.

Location: 3640 Route 94 Ste B, Hardyston

 

Oktoberfest

Event will have music, food and live entertainment

Date: Saturday Sept. 19 and Sunday, Sept. 20,

Location:Crystal Springs Resort, 200 Route 94, Vernon

 

NJ Highlands Coalition Festival

Event will be held rain or shine. Event will have local food, music, and art.

Date: Saturday Sept. 19 To Sunday, Sept. 20, Saturday 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. , Sunday 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Location: Waterloo Village, 525 Waterloo Road, Byram  (For GPS, use Stanhope, NJ)

 

Union County

WRAT Presents The Food Truck and Rock Carnival

For ticketing information, check out www.therockcarnival.com. Over 40 musicians will be playing.

Date: Friday, Sept. 18, 5 p.m. To 10 p.m.

Location: 136 Oak Ridge Road, Clark,

 

Nocturnal Neighbors

Register early to reserve your spot. Cost is $10 per person.

Date: Friday, Sept 18, 7 p.m. To 9 p.m.

Location: 165 Hobart Avenue, Summit

 

Nexus Juried Art Exhibit

The exhibition runs September 13th through October 8th. The gallery's hours are Monday throughThursday from 10-4, Fridays 10-2 and weekends 1-4. For more information please call The Arts Guild of New Jersey at 732-381-7511 or visit www.agnj.org.

Date: Friday, Sep 18,  10 a.m. To 2 p.m,

Location: 1670 Irving Street, Rahway