Hungry for fall? October has multiple food festivals happening in South Jersey! New Jersey takes it’s food festivals very seriously. With so many varieties of food trucks at the events, there will be something everyone will love. Almost every weekend has a food festival, so head on over and enjoy the grub and fun!
West Cape May Lima Bean Festival– October 7th |Time: 9am-5pm | Location: Wilbraham Park West Cape May, NJ | Lima bean everything at this festival! Cape May Times explains this festival is to celebrate the local lima bean harvest, while the locals share recipes and do crafts.
Wildwood Seafood & Music Festival– October 7th | Time: 11am-8pm | Location: Atlantic Avenue between Wildwood and Schellenger Avenues | Wildwoods New Jersey says the festival will feature 2 stages of live music featuring Animal House, Who Knows Band, 99 Reasons, and Large Flower Heads, plus crafters, food vendors, games, a pie eating contest and more!
Elmer Harvest Day Festival– October 7th | Time: 10am-5pm | Location: Elmer, NJ | Elmer Borough NJ says there will be live entertainment, a 5K race, 1 mile fun run/walk, local businesses giving out great deals, and more!
Oktoberfest– October 7th & 8th | Time: 10am-5pm | Location: Historic Smithville and the Village Greene | Historic Smithville NJ says the festival will have 100+ crafters, live music, and one of a kind food!
Food Trucks on the Waterfront– October 14th | Time: 11am-6pm | Location: Mathis Plaza South Toms River, NJ | Food Trucks on the Waterfront will be having live music, tons of food, rides for kids, and much more!
Township of Washington Food Truck Festival– October 14th | Time: 11am-7pm | Location: Washington Lake Park Amphitheater Sewell | Just Jersey Festival say there will be live music, beer and wine line up, and of much food! Over 20 Gourmet Food Trucks will be attending!
Wildwood Food Truck Festival– October 21st | Time: 11am-6pm | Location: Fox Park | Wildwood Food Trucks says there will be 20 food trucks with a variety of cuisines! There will be live music and and a beer garden. New kids attractions for a day of family fun and good grub!