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From Morey’s Piers and Waterparks: Oktoberfest festivities will take place at Mariner’s Pier with special German themed menus, an outdoor “biergarten,” live entertainment, a kids “Rootbier Garten” activity area and much more. A kid’s zone with a “Rootbier Garten” will be set-up near the Wave Swinger and kids can enjoy a variety of activities including a pumpkin and cookie decorating station. There is no fee to enter the pier for this event. Amusement Ride Passes available for purchase. More information.
From Eventbrite: This year will mark the 45th Anniversary of this signature Madison, NJ event. This event has continued to grow every year since it was first established in 1974 by Mayor Elizabeth Baumgartner. The event runs from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm but the DDC Beer Garden will remain open until 6:00 pm. There will be great food options as well including the Food Court on Cook Avenue, other food vendors throughout the festival, local restaurants and a Food Truck Court on Kings Road. More information
From Historic Smithville and the Village Green: Join us for the legendary Historic Smithville Oktoberfest celebration with 100+ unique juried crafters, live music and one of a kind food! More information.
From Six Flags Great Adventure & Safari: Enjoy thrills and activities for the whole family throughout the day and come back for a truly frightening evening of fun after the sun goes down. Fright Fest offers a wide variety of places to get your scare on including seven haunted mazes and five scare zones located throughout the park. The stuff of nightmares lurk around every corner as the dark of night washes over the park. The ghouls are set free for their daily hunting rituals. More information.
From Laurita Winery: Celebrate Oktoberfest by sipping on wine, sampling from the trending Gourmet Food Truck, listening to live music, and watching the Fire Works! Admission includes: Free Parking! Free Scenic Shuttle Service to and from the parking area to the Vineyard Festival Grounds! Free Souvenir Laurita Wine Glass! Free Kids playgrounds! Free Firewood to use in our 40 fire pits Access to some of the best Gourmet Food Trucks – Food pricing set by the individual food trucks! Access to over 6 Wine Bars (inside and out) and 2 Tasting Tent Areas (available during non-peak hours of the festival) and access to some of the most scenic views in New Jersey. More information.
From the Deutscher Club of Clark: Join us in celebrating our biggest event of the year, which will feature live music by Bernies Orchestra and Doppelgänger, and traditional German food, beer, and activities such as a Masskrugstemmen (stein holding contest), a pig roast, and more. More information.
From Harrigan’s Pub: Come celebrate Oktoberfest by enjoying samples from 12 breweries, traditional German food, music, and a variety of giveaways. Rain date: October 6. Tickets are $20, which is donated to the Sea Gift Fire Company. Tickets for beer sampling additional. More information.
From Highlands Oktoberfest: The feel-good spirit of Highlands’ Oktoberfest is modeled on the traditional Munich, Germany Oktoberfest with an emphasis on eating, drinking, and dancing while providing something for everything. The park is festive, the food is great and the varieties of German beers are even better. Free admission and parking. More information.
From the Essex County Parks Foundation: On Saturday, October 5th, the Essex County Turtle Back Zoo will host Ales ‘N Tails, a festive evening benefiting the Essex County Parks Foundation. Enjoy the live Oompah Band and sample dozens and dozens of seasonal brews from around the corner and around the world. Don’t forget to try samples of wine and spirits! In addition to traditional music and dozens of drinks to sample, there will be local craft and food vendors on site. Event runs from 6:00pm to 9:00pm. Purchase your tickets here. More information.
From SOPAC: Oct 5: Jon B Jon B is a consummate artist with several gold and platinum records under his belt. His songs “They Don’t Know” and “Someone to Love” were just the beginning for the mega-talented singer-songwriter. 8PM Tickets: $46-$58. (973) 313-2787. More information
From Luna Stage: Luna Stage kicks off their new American Voices Series (and the 2019-2020 season) with Soo Jin Pretty Nail (and more!), written and performed by South Orange resident Susan Hyon and directed by David Skeist. This darkly comic work is inspired by Hyon’s childhood as the youngest of four unhappy Korean-American children in suburban Pennsylvania. A lively, interactive experience for curious and adventurous theatergoers, Soo Jin… will be the inaugural performance in the newly-renovated Luna2. Suggested for mature students, ages 16 and older. Running Time: 75 minutes, no intermission. More information.
From Newark Arts Festival: Newark Arts Festival (NAF), powered by Prudential and produced by Newark Arts, will attract thousands of collectors, aficionados and attendees to the four-day celebration of arts and culture, happening October 10-13th across all five wards of the Brick City. Voted New Jersey’s Favorite Visual Arts Festival by JerseyArts.com, NAF boasts exciting new features in 2019. Led by local and national curators, the festival, formerly known as Open Doors, will include a multi-building lighting program and a new downtown headquarters, bustling with art installations, performance and poetry experiences, panel discussions and more. “There’ll be more art, more artists, and more art-buying visitors,” said Jeremy Johnson, Executive Director of Newark Arts. “Newarkers and tourists alike will be moved and amazed by the culturally rich, up-to-the-minute artistry of the area’s most notable creatives,” Johnson added. More information.
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