2019 New Jersey : July 2019
Food Festivals and Local Food, Beer and Wine Events
(See also: 2017 - 2016 - 2015 - 2014 - 2012)
July 2-6, 2019
Cumberland County Fair
Millville, New Jersey
Cumberland County Fair, New Jersey's oldest county fair. Racing Pigs ~ Daily 4-H Activities ~ Free Hayrides ~ Great Food ~ Free Daily Entertainment ~ Farm & Garden Exhibits ~ Home & Arts Exhibits ~ Music ~ Rides
JULY 4, 2019 - 4TH OF JULY
U.S. Independence Day
There are so many events on this day that they are too numerous to list. Virtually every community in the U.S. has a 4th of July celebration.`
July 12-14, 2019 New Jersey State Barbecue Championship
Anglesea, New Jersey
Come witness barbecue teams from around the country show off their skills in a quest for the best. Don't miss the live cooking demonstrations, special displays, and much more. The Anglesea Blues Festival is held in conjuntion with the NJ State BBQ Championship.
July 13-14, 2019 Surf & Turf Seafood Festival
Monmouth Park, Oceanport, New Jersey
The Shore's biggest seafood festival is back for another year at beautiful Monmouth Park! Enjoy everything from ocean-fresh lobster rolls, to succulent shrimp, to the freshest clam chowder around. We'll even have some "turf" for you non-seafood lovers. But this two-day seafood festival will have more than just delicious fare. Rockin' live music will fill the track all weekend long as the perfect accompaniment to an ice-cold brew or chilled glass of wine.
July 17, 2019 33rd Annual Sandcastle Contest - Belmar, New Jersey
The Annual New Jersey Sandcastle Contest at Belmar’s 18th Avenue Beach from 8:00 am – 12:00 pm. The competition is free and open to participants of all ages.
July 20, 2019 The Hermitage Food Truck Festival
Ho-Ho-Kus, New Jersey
The Hermitage Museum is holding a Food Truck Festival from 11am - 6pm. Admission is $5. Children under 5 are free. No pets please. There will be a large variety of delicious foods to choose from. Explore different cuisines or just keep it simple. It’s your choice! Craft beer, live bands and fun activities for the kids will also be part of the day’s offerings. Seating will be provided on our beautiful property, or you can bring a blanket and picnic the day away! Come join us for great food and drink, terrific music, and a spectacular day at The Hermitage.
This fundraiser will benefit the Hermitage Museum. The Hermitage is a National Historic Landmark. The historic house incorporates a stone structure that was visited during the Revolutionary War by George Washington and Alexander Hamilton.
July 20, 2019 Cheers in Chester Wine & Beer Festival
Chester, New Jersey
Featuring over 100 Craft Brews & Wines with Unlimited Samplings, Great Food & Live Music.
July 25-28, 2019 Gloucester County 4-H Fair - Mullica Hill, New Jersey
Drawing roughly 20,000 visitors annually from the tri-state area, the Gloucester County 4-H Fair has become a star attraction for South Jersey. Each year, a wide variety of activities are planned to encourage participation by agricultural and commercial exhibitors. Visitors are welcome to enjoy the equestrian, livestock and other 4-H projects exhibited in arenas, pens and stalls and demonstrated through shows and competitions. For only one parking fee, Fair attendees can take advantage of all four-days of Fair to discover the many facets of Gloucester County, the 4-H Fair and "Jersey Fresh – Jersey Grown" products. Features the crowning of the New Jersey Peach Queen, the awarding of the New Jersey Governors Cup for the best box of peaches, a peach bake-off, educational displays, the sale of fresh juicy peaches & peach products, live music and carnival rides. Attendance: 20,000.