Upcoming Food and Restaurants Events
From Streetfairs: Artists, Crafters, Vendors, Delicious Food, Kids’ Rides, Games, Live Bands, DJ, , Dance and Martial Arts Performances & much more for the Entire Family! Free admission More information
From Boonton Fire Department Labor Day Carnival and Parade: The Town of Boonton Fire Department is celebrating its 128th year. It will continue the tradition of sponsoring a Carnival and Parade throughout Labor Day Weekend. The four-day carnival at Boonton High School will start on Thursday, August 29th 6-11:59 p.m., with pay-one-price rides from Blue Sky Amusements for children and adults, food tents, and games. Admission will be free. Purchase a wristband for the rides one hour before the carnival opens and will continue to sell throughout the carnival weekend. Carnival hours Friday, Aug. 31, 6-11:59 p.m.; Saturday 1:30pm – 11:59pm and Sunday, 3-11:59 p.m. More information
From St. Bartholomew’s: Perhaps the best-kept secret in New Jersey is the traditional Annual Labor Day Italian Feast in Scotch Plains. Hosted by the Scotch Plains-Fanwood Chapter of UNICO, St. Bartholomew’s Church, and St. Bartholomew’s Academy, the festival has been an annual tradition honoring San Nicola di Bari, the patron saint of the town of Montazzoli, Italy, since 1974. The feast is truly a great family event and has something for everyone to enjoy. There is nightly live music, rides, games, and great food, including favorites like pizza, pasta, zeppoles, clams, mussels, and calzones. In addition, there are nightly 50/50 drawings and a super 50/50 raffle on Monday. More information
From Bradley Beach Lobsterfest: Six bands, Live DJ and Emcee! 30 Food vendors and over 200 Craft vendors! Two Day Event! Huge Kids Area, 50,000 attendees over the 2 days. More information
From MAPLEWOOD ARTS & CULTURE : Imagine taking a stroll through the streets of Maplewood and stopping in front of one house’s porch to enjoy a live jazz trio, another porch for a local garage band, another for some soulful R&B, then improv comedy, and on and on. That’s Porchfest, and it’s coming to Hilton neighborhood porches this Labor Day weekend! More information
From the Ryland Inn: Ever wished you could impress that special someone with your own delicious homemade meal? Then you won’t want to miss our bi-monthly cooking classes! Bring a friend, a coworker, or even a date and join our Executive Chef, Chris Albrecht as he instructs a hands on class that are sure to impress! Starts at 7pm. $50 per guestNot inclusive of tax & gratuity For Reservations, please call908-534-4011 January 17th Chef’s Knife Skills January 31st Stocks and Sauces February 7th Chocolate February 21st Pasta I Intro to handmade pasta March 14th New Orleans March 28th Spring Garden April 11th Pasta II Advanced handmade pasta techniques April 25th Mushrooms May 9th Beef From Argentina to Japan and back to Far Hills NJ May 23rd Cheese June 13th Grilling June 27th Grains July 11th Garlic July 25th Pesto August 8th Saving the Seasons (ferment, canning, smoking, preservation) August 22nd Tomato September 12th Oysters & Shellfish September 26th Tuscany October 10th Risotto and Gnocchi October 24th Italian Desserts November 7th Vegetarian/Vegan November 21st Thanksgiving
From Stone House at Stirling Ridge: Ever wished you could make your own delicious cocktails like the ones you get at the Stone House bar? Then you won’t want to miss our monthly cocktail classes. Bring a friend, a coworker, or even a date and one of our master mixologists will teach you how to mix up the drinks yourself and impress your house guests! All materials are provided, and a selection of appetizers are served for the evening. Starts at 7pm. $45 per guest. SOLD OUT February 7th All About Love March 14th Saint Patrick’s Day Theme April 4th Spring Cocktails May 16th National Mimosa Day June 6th Summer Cocktails July 18th American Cocktails August 8th Tiki Cocktails September 19th Fall Cocktails October 31st Spooky Cocktails November 21st Punch “Goup Cocktails” December 19th Eggnog class
From Greater Westfield Area Chamber of Commerce: This flagship autumn celebration transforms the streets of Downtown Westfield into a shopper nirvana with more than 300 vendors plus a feast of culinary delights, non-stop entertainment, and a KidZone packed with rides and activities. More information
From Summit Downtown Corp.: Sunday Fundays at the Farmers Market: Apple Pie Contest Sept. 29: 11am-12pm Back by popular demand! Amateur bakers are invited to bring their best apple pie to the Summit Farmers Market by 10:45AM on Sept. 29. Judging begins at 11AM. Pies will be judged on their crust, filling, and appearance. After the pies are judged, the public will be able to sample them! Pies must be made from scratch; canned ingredients or premade crusts allowed. Entrants must bring a copy of their recipe to the contest with them More information
From Jersey Shore Cake & Cookie Convention: Jersey Shore Cake & Cookie Convention is what the Northeast bakers have been waiting for! A place where professionals and hobbyists can shop hard to find supplies, learn new techniques, meet face to face with cake and cookie idols, all while having fun and meeting new sweet friends. Hosted by Shore Cake Supply at the iconic Convention Hall in Asbury Park, NJ, our inaugural event will be bustling with nationwide supply vendors, live free demonstrations, competitions, hands-on classes and so much more! Held Oct. 12 and 13. More information
From: Mt Olive Twp and Rockefellar Group Development Corp: Mt Olive Twp and Rockefellar Group Development Corp present Oktoberfest on Oct 12 & 13 hrs 12pm -8pm both days. Beer , Brauts & vendors on site . Pony rides , bounce houses will keep the kids busy, More information
From The Center for Contemporary Art: Good Libations from 7-10 p.m. Good Libations is a walk-around tasting of fine wines, craft beers and spirits in the unique setting of fine art galleries and professional art studios. Surrounded by contemporary art, guests sample and savor little-known wines from around the globe, cold craft beers, curated seasonal cocktails, and fabulous hors d’oeuvres, accompanied by live music. More information
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