2019 New Jersey - May 2019
Food & Wine Festivals, Shows, Events
(see also: 2018 - 2017 - 2016 - 2015 - 2014 - 2013 - 2012 - 2011)
May 4-5, 2019
Fast Tracks and Food Trucks Food and Beer Festival
Jackson, New Jersey
Join us for the annual Food Trucks Food & Beer festival with 15+ food trucks all with delicious treats! Food Truck area located in Movietown is open from 11 to 8 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. Discounted theme park tickets will also be available for the event.
May 5, 2019 - 8th Annual 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 deserving nonprofit organizations. Red Bank River Center. Admission is $5 for anyone over the age of 10. Attendance: 20,000.
May 12, 2019 MOTHERS' DAY - Nationwide
Most restaurants in the U.S. have special events scheduled for today. They are too numerous to list. (2nd Sunday in May).
2018 New Jersey - May 2018
Food & Wine Festivals, Shows, Events
events waiting for new dates
May 1, 2018 Taste of Vernon - Vernon, New Jersey
Heaven Hill Farm. Guests will enjoy exquisitely prepared samples of sumptuous gourmet foods from Vernon area chefs and caterers who incorporate local produce, served amid relaxing music from area musicians.
May 4-6, 2018 - 10th Annual New Jersey Wine & Food Festival
Crystal Springs Resort, Sussex County, New Jersey
The New Jersey Wine & Food Festival at Crystal Springs Resort is a celebration of the world's best wines and renowned local and national chefs, benefiting the James Beard Foundation. The weekend's events are designed to allow food and wine lovers to meet and mingle with chefs, winemakers, sommeliers and fellow wine aficionados.
May 5, 2018
Gloucester County Craftsmen & Home Show
Mullica Hill, New Jersey
Gloucester County 4-H Fairgrounds. Enjoy over 100 artists and craftsmen booths, $500 Home Depot Gift Card Give Away, Food Trucks & Concessions, Little Miss & Mister Springtime Pageant, Free shopping bags, Pet Friendly, Flowers & Produce for sale, Spring Dog Parade and so much more.
May 5, 2018 - Toms River Food Fest - Toms River, New Jersey
The Annual Toms River Food Fest is an annual festival taking place from 11:00am-8:00pm in downtown Toms River on Washington St. Food Trucks, arts & crafts vendors free children's rides and live music. Free admission!
May 17-20, 2018 - 44th Annual Greek Festival - Paramus, New Jersey
St. Athanasios Greek Orthodox Church. Enjoy the pleasures of our world famous cuisine, culture, music and hospitality. The festival will feature indoor and outdoor dining, and fun for the entire family, including; Gyro, Souvlaki, Baklava, Pastries, Wines, Church Tours, Vendors, Games, Super 50/50 Raffle, Live Greek Music, Ouzo, Beer, Loukoumades, and Dancing in the Aisles.
May 18-20, 2018 Annual New Jersey Seafood Festival
Belmar, New Jersey
Chefs from 45 of the area's finest restaurants and food vendors will serve all manner of seafood from traditional steamed lobster, crab cakes, shrimp and calamari to the more exotic alligator sausage, sushi, conch fritters and fish tacos. International wine tent and garden; talk with wine experts about food and wine pairings, vintages and more. Live Music. Dozens of crafters and commercial vendors, community organizations and a children's tent with a variety of activities for young visitors provide lots of enjoyment for the whole family.
May 19, 2018 - Beer BBQ Bacon Showdown - Morristown, New Jersey
Who says NJ doesn’t have great BBQ & awesome Beer? The Beer BBQ Bacon Showdown is New Jersey’s first festival, featuring only New Jersey Beer, coupled with restaurants, gourmet food trucks & Chefs, offering a delectable array of mouth watering BBQ & Bacon creations, all available for purchase. There will be a competition to showcase their culinary skills, with a panel of celebrity judges choosing the best of the best, along with People’s Choice awards for Best Dish & Best Beer. 30 New Jersey Breweries will be in attendance, each bringing 4 styles of Beer. One of these styles will be either a rare Beer or a Brew created specifically for this event. The event will take place outdoors and under tents, with some fantastic Music! This is destined to become a New Jersey Fall classic. (also www.bigbrewnj.com/ )
May 19, 2018 29th Annual NJ State Chili & Salsa Cook Off
Toms River, New Jersey
The Original, The Biggest & The Best Official ICS Chili & Salsa Cookoff in NJ! Family fun, mouth watering vittles, contests, chili & salsa tasting, live music and much more! Competition open to "Cooks" from across the country!
May 19-20, 2018 - 7th Annual Burlington County Spring Home Renovation Show - Moorestown, New Jersey
The Annual Burlington County Spring Home Renovation Show, a three-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.
May 19-20, 2018 Riverview Beach Park Wine Festival
Pennsville, New Jersey
Wine on down the river at the first ever Riverview Beach Park Wine Festival! Become a part of this new tradition with local crafters, food vendors, live music, and New Jersey wine tasting. Experience the incredible variety of wines that New Jersey has to offer, all while listening to music, shopping around and having a bite to eat. It's bound to be an enjoyable spring weekend that you do not want to miss.
May 22, 2018 AHF-NJ's Annual Culinary Competition
Edison, New Jersey
2018 Competion: 'Stuff It'. Association for Healthcare Foodservice, New Jersey Chapter. All entries must be a "stuffed" item. Please bring copies of your recipe to share. Culinary teams from hospitals throughout New Jersey. At JFK Medical Center, Edison, NJ.
May 26, 2018 5th Annual Pork Roll Festival - Trenton, New Jersey
A family-friendly food and music event dedicated to everyone favorite meaty treat PORK ROLL! Live Music - Food Trucks - Pork Roll Recipe Contest.
May 26-28, 2018 Jersey Shore Food Truck Festival
Monmouth Park, Oceanport, New Jersey
Join us for the Jersey Shore Food Truck Festival! The top food trucks in town (and out of town) will be rolling in to serve up their delicious dishes and try to earn your vote for People's Choice.
May 31-June 3, 2018 NJ Greek Fest - Westfield, New Jersey
Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church. Live entertainment, Greek Dancing, Live Cooking Demonstrations and gifts. There will be games for children of all ages and activities for children from 3 years of age to over 100. Activities include cooking demonstrations dancing, vendors, and best of all, dining under the big tent or inside the air conditioned Bouras Center! A portion of the proceeds will benefit the Children's Specialized Hospital, the Westfield Volunteer Rescue Squad, Inc. and the HOPE project.