Newark Fall Festivals – Sept & Oct 2019 NJ Events

Scandinavian Fest - Hackettstown, NJ - Sep 1 to Sep 1, 2019
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.

The Vampire Diaries/Officials Official Convention – Whippany - Whippany, NJ - Sep 6 to Sep 8, 2019
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.

Netcong Day Festival - Netcong, NJ - Sep 8 to Sep 8, 2019
5k (sign-up available on “Buy Tickets” link above, plus street fair and music fest. held annually for over 30 years

Inked Out New Jersey - Secaucus, NJ - Sep 13 to Sep 15, 2019
Enjoy hundreds of tattoo artists plus food, drink and msuic in the cool indoors of the Meadowlands Expo Center. This is one of the largest tattoo conventions on the East Coast each year.

Caldwell Street Fair - Caldwell, NJ - Oct 6 to Oct 6, 2019
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 6 to Oct 6, 2019
Held at Whippany Railway Museum, this annual event features train rides and a Halloween crafts/vendor fair.

Morristown Festival of Books - Morristown, NJ - Oct 11 to Oct 12, 2019
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.

Annual HARVEST Celebration - Chester, NJ - Oct 19 to Oct 20, 2019
Free 2 day event in Historic Downtown Chester. Features Chester Food Fest plus antique apple press and blacksmith demonstrations, clows, antique car show, pumpkin painting and carving, face painting, and live music.

Edelweiss Passaic Oktoberfest - Pompton Lakes, NJ - Oct 19 to Oct 19, 2019
A fun filled evening of music, dancing, entertainment, food and drink. Authentic Oktoberfest Food and Beverage includes Bavarian buffet, coffee, and cake plus unlimited select German beverages and soda. Music by the Austrian Boys along with Bavarian Entertainment with Schuhplattler and Volkstanz performances. Doors open at 6:30 with dinner between 6:30 and 7:30, with music starting at 7:30. Tickets are $40 per person with ages 13 to 20 priced at $22, ages 6 to 12 at $12, and 5 and under free. A $1 per adult ticket convenience fee will apply for Paypal, debit or credit card purchases.

Once Upon a Time Official Convention – Whippany - Whippany, NJ - Oct 25 to Oct 27, 2019
A reunion tour for the beloved show Once Upon a Time, which wrapped up its final season in May 2018. Meet with stars from the show.

Street Fair / Fall Festival - New Providence, NJ - Oct 27 to Oct 27, 2019
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.