FRIDAY TO SATURDAY
Revelation Generation. Huge Christian music celebration–25,000 people expected again this year. Bands like Mercy Me, Jars of Clay, Switchfoot, Flyleaf, Delirious, etc. Revelation Farms in Frenchtown, NJ. Link here.
SATURDAY TO SUNDAY
Pocono Garlic Festival. 10am to 6pm. Food, entertainment, cooking demos, and 50 vendors with tons of offerings all garlic-related! Shawnee Mountain Ski Resort, PA. Link here.
Jazz & Blues Festival. 1pm to 10pm. Great lawn by the Promenade. Fireworks @ 9pm. Long Branch.
Peach Festival. 9am to 5pm. DJ's from KISS FM will host a fun day for the family! Music, dancing contests, petting zoo, wagon rides, hay maze. Free parking and free admission. Weed Orchards in Marlboro, NY. Link here.
New York Renaissance Faire. 10am to 7pm. Experience Elizabethan arts, music, crafts. $20 adults, $10 kids 5 to 12yrs. Sterling Forest; Tuxedo Park, NY. Link here.
Green Corn Festival. (Sat to Mon)10am to 6pm. Learn about Native American culture with folk tales, song, dance, open hearth cooking, games, music and craft activities. Phillipsburg Manor, Sleepy Hollow, NY. $6 children, $12 adults. Link here.
Apple Cider Making. 12:30-1:30pm and 2 to 3pm. Learn about the history of apple cultivation and cider making. Help out by bringing 3 or more apples per person. Preregistration not required. $10 nonmembers. Under 2 free. Tenafly Nature Center. Link here.
26th Annual Scandinavian Festival. 10am to 6pm. Crafts, gifts, entertainment and kids activities. 1 Wolfe Road, Budd Lake. Link here.
Rutherford Labor Day Street Fair. 10am to 5pm. 36th year (it's the largest and longest running one in NJ). Dealers, crafters, live music, face painting, Cook Off, etc. Park Avenue. Link here.