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April 1-2, 2017 Camden County
Spring Home & Leisure Show
Voorhees, New Jersey
The 3rd Annual Camden County Spring Home & Leisure Show, a two-day event will bring together homeowners and many of the most knowledgeable and experienced remodeling and building experts under one roof. Consumers will find tremendous savings on 100's of products and services for home improvements, renovations and home décor.
April 21-30, 2017 Jersey Shore Restaurant Week
Jersey Shore, New Jersey
A wonderful opportunity to re-visit your favorite restaurants and try new ones. Participating restaurants will offer a three course menu for special prices with three appetizer, three entrée and three dessert choices.
April 22, 2017 Earth Day - Worldwide
Growing out of the first Earth Day in 1970, Earth Day Network (EDN) works with over 22,000 partners in 192 countries to broaden, diversify and mobilize the environmental movement. More than 1 billion people now participate in Earth Day activities each year, making it the largest civic observance in the world.
April 22-23, 2017 Waretown Wine Festival - Waretown, New Jersey
Festival goers can look forward to sampling wines from a nice variety of award-winning Garden State wineries. In addition to wine tastings, there will also be live entertainment, as well as crafters, retail vendors, food vendors, and a children’s play area. The festival will be held each day from 12 p.m. noon to 5 p.m. ET., rain or shine. The cost to attend is $20 in advance or $25 at the gate for those over 21. Tickets available online. Designated drivers are allowed in for free.
April 22-23, 2017 Fast Tracks & Food Trucks - Jackson, New Jersey
Join us for the 4th annual Fast Tracks and Food Trucks festival with 15 food trucks all with delicious treats! Food Truck area is open from 12 to 7 p.m. each day and the wine sampling is open from 1 to 5 p.m. each day. Admission to the festival is included with theme park admission or a season pass. Food is available for an additional fee. Entrance to the event is located in Movietown. Wine tasting portion requires a ticket. Tickets are available online for $10.99 in advance. Discounted theme park tickets will also be available for the day.
April 22-24, 2017 Spring Food Truck and Wine Festival
Milford, New Jersey
Village of Finesville, Milford, New Jersey. Noon to 5 PM. Welcome Spring in our picturesque estate vineyard while enjoying cuisine from the region’s most award-winning food trucks and live music by The Bob Lanza Blues Band. Food prices vary by truck. Admission includes entrance to the event, parking, and music. $10 for adults 21 and over, $5 for ages 13 to 20, and children 12 and under are free. No Reservations – pay at the entrance gate. Wine tastings are available for an additional $10 per person, 21 and older, which includes eight samplings of our nationally award-winning wines in an etched Alba Vineyard wine glass. You are welcome to bring a lawn chair, blanket, or beach umbrella. No pets, canopies, or EZ-Up shelters are allowed. Absolutely No Coolers Or Outside Food Or Drinks Permitted. This Is A Food Event!
April 24-28, 2017 Morristown Restaurant Week
Morristown, New Jersey
Restaurant Week businesses will offer prix fix menus for lunch and/or dinner or special promotions in their establishments. Look for the Morristown Restaurant Week window decal and posters at participating businesses and ask for their Restaurant Week menu or special promotion.
April 29, 2017 Big Brew Sussex Beer Festival - Augusta, New Jersey
Big Brew Sussex Beer Festival is a perfect opportunity for beer aficionados to meet and hang out. With over 200 unique tastings it's a great place to discover new beers and speak to brewery representatives
April 29, 2017 Allaire BBQ & Brew Festival - Farmingdale, New Jersey
The Historic Village at Allaire. Join us for a day of hops and hogs in the village! This is our first beer festival in the village. There will be a general admission fee of $5. Beer tickets are available at the door to the beer garden and will cost about $6 per beer. While you enjoy the festival explore the historic buildings, visit craft shops, listen to music and enjoy some good barbecue with family and friends! The event is rain or shine!
April 29, 2017 Rutgers Agricultural Field Day
New Brunswick, New Jersey
The farm-oriented event includes 4-H animal fairs, farm tours, plant sales, and department-specific exhibits such as the entomology department's cockroach races. Ag Field Day is part of a larger Rutgers Day, celebrating the university's ties with the community.
April 29-30, 2017 36th Annual Shad Fest - Lambertville, New Jersey
Each year the festival highlights our region's arts community, the City of Lambertville, the Delaware River, and of course, our favorite fish, the Shad. The Shad Festival has evolved from a local art show into a nationally recognized award-winning event. Shad Fest features the area’s finest artists and crafters, great food and family entertainment, but the two-day extravaganza also serves as a venue for local non-profit organizations to raise necessary operating funds.
April 30, 2017 - 6th Annual Red Bank International Beer, Wine & Food Fest - Red Bank, New Jersey
The Annual Red Bank International Beer, Wine & Food Festival is a family friendly, outdoor celebration of International food, music, wine and beer! Twenty five of Red Banks finest eateries will be selling specialty International menu items from tented areas throughout the festival! International wines and beers will also be available for purchase. The festival features unique vendors, kids activities and great live music on two stages. The event is a fundraiser for Red Bank Education Foundation and Red Bank RiverCenter. Admission is $5 for anyone over the age of 10.
April 8-9, 2018 - Atlantic Bakery Expo 2018 - Atlantic City, New Jersey
An important event that will concentrate on the specialized food products and items related to the bakery industry all throughout the world. This international exhibition is intended to promote both the regional and large scale global industry so that it can achieve viable success to ensure a further commercial prospect. Atlantic Bakery Expo will facilitate the global network that ensure market leads and enlargement. It is a business to business affair that offers a golden industrial platform for the marketing and display of products with export possibilities.
April 3-4, 2016 - Atlantic Bakery Deli Dairy Expo
Atlantic City, New Jersey
Proudly presented by the New Jersey Bakers Board of Trade and the New York State Association of Manufacturing Retail Bakers the Atlantic Bakery Deli Dairy Expo will surely bring something for everyone in the industries from the retailer to the distributor to the manufacturer to the buyer. No other trade show on the East Coast will provide all the elements of this one.
April 8, 2015 Scotches & Watches - Bernardsville, New Jersey
Presentation by Kevin Loser, Master of Whiskey and Special Guest Edward Shapiro, owner of Diamond Dream. Beginning at 6:30 p.m. The Bernards Inn and Diamond Dream Fine Jewelers cordially invite you to an exclusive evening pairing celebrated premium Scotches with some of the world’s most luxurious timepieces.
April 11, 2015 MFEE Chili Cook-Off - Montclair, New Jersey
Come in from the cold to sample some of the choicest chilis in town, prepared by Montclair’s most courageous cooks in a cutthroat culinary competition! We’ll have chilis to please every palate, from mild to three-alarm, con carne to no carne, tex-mex to Thai (maybe). You get to vote for who will take home the People’s Choice award, while local celebrities will be on hand to pick more winners. When you get thirsty, just step into our beer garden for more good cheer and Jersey beer. Tickets start at just $35, and all guests will receive a fun commemorative bandana, while preferred tickets and sponsorships, starting at just $250 per couple, offer preferred perks, like a gift bag of locally-produced artisanal treats and a dinner party at your home prepared by one of Montclair's premier chefs!
April 19, 2015 Toufayan Wrapathon - Ridgefield Park, New Jersey
Toufayan will make a Guinness World Records Official Attempt to break the record for the Largest Display of Sandwich Wraps at this year’s Walk MS NJ event, on April 19th at Overpeck Park. Drawing on our line of 10 unique varieties including, whole wheat and gluten-free flavored wraps, Toufayan will create more than 700 unique sandwich varieties with the help of our friends from the neighborhood and the National MS Society with their amazing volunteers. Come out to watch us break the record right before your eyes! The Wrapathon starts at 10am in Ridgefield Park. Tune in to 95.5 WPLJ to hear the live radio broadcast of our record breaking attempt.
April 24, 2014 Friends of the Livingston Library 'A Taste of the World'
Livingston, New Jersey
An exciting evening comprised of a wine and beer tasting and international buffet combined with a silent auction and raffle to raise funds for the Friends of the Livingston Library. Wines from Napa Valley (Cabernets and blends), wines from Italy including Piedmont (Barolos, Nebbiolo), Southern Italy super wines, Tuscany (including Brunello from La Rasina) the Veneto ( Amarone including those of Tommasi, Le Salette); wines from Australia, New Zealand, Argentina, Chile, Spain (Rioja), France including Burgundy from Sauzet; Rhones, roses from Provence...and craft beer. A real around the world collection. Wide range of price points. Experts to discuss the wines and beer; orders taken on site, discounts available. Auction/raffle includes wines as well as tickets and memorabilia from the world of theater and sports.
April 7, 2013 Spring Fever Wine & Food Tasting - West Long Branch, NJ
Garden State Wine Growers Association.
April 11, 2013 Taste of The Towns III - East Hanover, New Jersey
The East Hanover Cooperative School is sponsoring a Taste of the Towns, an all-you-can-taste culinary experience featuring tastings from some of the best restaurants and chefs in the area. This all you can taste culinary experience will benefit the East Hanover Cooperative Nursery School.
April 14, 2013 The Varli Food Festival For Kids 2013 - Morristown, NJ
The top Indian Chefs in the world will be hand-delivering samples of their finest dishes to festival attendees. This is your opportunity to get ‘up close and personal’ with the giants of the Indian cooking world.
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