Newark Fall Festivals – Fall 2021 NJ Events

Scandinavian Fest - Hackettstown, NJ - Sep 5 to Sep 5, 2021
An outdoor entertainment covered event celebrating the music, food, crafts, arts, traditions of the Nordic countries of Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Norway, and Sweden. Possibly the largest Nordic event in North America.

Netcong Day Festival - Netcong, NJ - Sep 12 to Sep 12, 2021
5k plus street fair and music fest. held annually for over 30 years

The Vampire Diaries/Officials Official Convention – Whippany - Whippany, NJ - Sep 24 to Sep 26, 2021
The stars of The Vampire Diaries and The Originals, off the screen and in person, will be in town for three days of excitement, music, and fun.

Caldwell Street Fair - Caldwell, NJ - Oct 3 to Oct 3, 2021
Always on the first Sunday in October this event features great rides, beer garden, live band, great entertainment, quality arts and crafts, and delicious ethnic and regional food. Festival starts at noon.

Pumpkin Festival - Whippany, NJ - Oct 3 to Oct 17, 2021
Join in the Halloween fun at the Whippany Railway Museum onboard “The Pumpkin Patch Train” ! The 10-mile, 45-minute round trip from Whippany to Roseland and return is the perfect way to spend a Fall afternoon with the family. Your ticket entitles you to pick your own pumpkin after the ride at their Pumpkin Patch and enjoy the seasonal fun. Ticket also includes a pumpkin decorating kit. Children of all ages are encouraged to come dressed in their Halloween costumes, where they can mingle with zombies and ghosts, helping to make the train a spooky sight!

Morristown Festival of Books - Morristown, NJ - Oct 9 to Oct 9, 2021
Annual event. Come hear over 30 authors speak about their latest books at venues around Morristown. This festival is for everyone, of all ages and reading interests. Held at several historic venues include the Vail Mansion, local churchs, and the Morristown and Morris Township Libraries.

Duck Pond Oktoberfest - Demarest, NJ - Oct 9 to Oct 9, 2021
Annual craft show and Oktoberfest with German music, German food, inflatable games and canoe rides. Event is hosted by the Demarest Nature Center.

New Providence Street Fair / Fall Festival - New Providence, NJ - Oct 24 to Oct 24, 2021
A giant town block party with kiddie rides, climbing wall, petting zoo, live band entertainment and music all day long, karate demonstrations, and dances.  Enjoy food at open air cafes, plus hot dogs, ice cream, sausage and lots more fun.

Great Fall Festival and Walkathon - Englewood, NJ - Oct 24 to Oct 24, 2021
The Great Fall Festival celebrates autumn with seasonal activities on the beautiful grounds of Flat Rock Brook. This festival is free for members and includes delicious barbecue, live music, and activities. There are games, crafts and pumpkin painting for children. Education staff leads activities to keep kids busy and having fun! Live bluegrass music entertains the whole family throughout the festival.