Toms River Fall Festivals – Fall 2020 NJ Events

Hope Sheds Light - Seaside Heights, NJ - Sep 12 to Sep 12, 2020
Going virtual for 2020! Normally: Shed light on the disease of addiction and to provide hope and resources for recovery with this walk, starting at Hiering Avenue Beach

Festival of the Sea - Point Pleasant Beach, NJ - Sep 19 to Sep 19, 2020
The Festival of the Sea has been one of Point Pleasant Beach’s premier event for more than 40 years. The seafood festival is held downtown on both Arnold and Bay Avenues. Local restaurants and vendors provide the large crowds with delicacies such as crab cakes, shrimp skewers, paella, soups and bisque’s, lobster, and other seafood items. Don’t like seafood? No problem, there are plenty of other varieties of food to sample! They also have hundreds of craft vendors featuring hard to find and unique items. For entertainment, there is a stage set up on that plays host to local musicians and other acts. The festival begins in the shopping district between Rt 35 South and Rt. 35 North and goes all the way down to the Point Pleasant Boro border.

Rock the Farm - Seaside Heights, NJ - Sep 26 to Sep 26, 2020
This family friendly event features incredible music all day long, food trucks, beer & wine garden, KidZone, and so much more. This day will feature the world’s top tribute bands covering a variety of everyone’s favorite music.

Guinness Oyster Festival - Red Bank, NJ - Sep 27 to Sep 27, 2020
A street festival featuring live music on two stages and local restaurant food booths with a wide variety of food options such as lobster rolls, filet mignon sandwiches, mini-ruben’s, friend and raw oysters and of course plenty of Guinnes beers.  Family friendly event with lots of vendors and activities for the kids.

Italian Street Festival - Seaside Heights, NJ - Oct 9 to Oct 11, 2020
Features performances from Italy, arts and crafts, lots of vendors, a Columbus Day parade on Sunday, and lots of Italian foods.

Vintage Automobile Club of Ocean County Annual Car Show - Seaside Heights, NJ - Jan 1 to Sep 13, 2020
Canceled for 2020, look for their return in 2021. Normally: All cars that are at least 25 years old are welcome for judging. Over eighty trophies will be awarded! Proceeds benefit various local organizations. Sponsored by the Vintage Automobile Club of Ocean County. Free admission for spectators!