14 Things To Do on Labor Day Weekend in South Jersey

Stay local this holiday weekend and take advantage of all the cool events going on in South Jersey! From concerts and festivals to wine tasting and car show, why go anywhere else? Check out these 14 South Jersey events happening this weekend:

1. Twilight Concert Series
Tonight! August 30 | 8 PM
Cooper River Park, Pennsauken

Darlene Love is taking the stage at the next Twilight Concert! Darlene Love is an American popular music singer and actress. She gained prominence in the 1960’s for her number one hit single “He’s a Rebel.” She was also one of the artists who performed on the celebrated Christmas album, A Christmas Gift for You from Phil Spector in 1963. She is ranked 84 among Rolling Stone’s 100 Greatest Singers. All concerts in this series are free. MORE >

2. Delaware Valley Bluegrass Festival
August 31 – September 2 | All Day
Salem County Fairgrounds, Woodstown

Celebrate Labor Day Weekend at the Delaware Valley Bluegrass Festival! Featured artists include Hot Rize with special guests Red Knuckles and the Trailblazers, Suzy Bogguss, Seldom Scene, Michael Cleaveland & Flamekeeper, Mile Twelve, Dom Flemons, High Fidelity, and many more! This is a festival you do not want to miss! MORE >

3. 14th Annual Glassboro
Cruise Night & Food Truck Festival

Friday, August 31 | 5 PM – 9 PM
Downtown Glassboro

For the 14th year in a row, car enthusiasts will gather in Glassboro at the annual Glassboro Cruise Night and Food Truck Festival, the premier car show in South Jersey. The viewing area will be on Rowan Boulevard in Downtown Glassboro and an anticipated 4,000 attendees will have the opportunity to view over 300 vehicles while listening to live music and enjoying great food and cold craft beer. Participants compete for a multitude of trophy awards judged by car professionals. MORE >

4. Food Truck Friday
Friday, August 31 | 5 PM – 8:30 PM
White Horse Winery, Hammonton

Start your weekend off right with food trucks and live music at White Horse Winery! White Horse Winery’s live music performances are held in their spacious tasting room or on their outdoor patio depending upon weather. This week’s featured food truck is The Outslider and performing live is Gwendolyn Fitz. MORE >

5. Friday Live Music Series
Friday, August 31 | 6 PM – 9 PM
Sharrott Winery, Hammonton

Come enjoy wine and live music at Sharrott Winery! Live music will be in Sharrott’s new tasting room with indoor and outdoor seating available. Wine tastings are $10 per person and include six samples of Sharrott’s award-winning wines. They also have delicious food options and gourmet flatbreads from their new wine bar menu. Can’t make it out on Friday? Don’t worry, Sharrott Winery has live music performances every Saturday and Sunday as well! MORE >

6. History Hike
Saturday, September 1 | 1 PM – 2 PM
Whitesbog Village, Browns Mills

Stroll the historic village of Whitesbog and learn about its role in history. You’ll visit Suningive, the worker’s cottage and other museums, buildings, and farm landscapes that speak to Whitesbog’s heritage. History Hikes take place on the first Saturday of each month. The cost is $5 per person. MORE >

7. Wine & Music Series: Oldies Night
Saturday, September 1 | 7 PM – 10 PM
Summit City Winery, Glassboro

Things are always hopping at Summit City Winery during Oldies Night! Join them for a night of great tunes from Johnny Tocco and delicious wine! There is a $10 cover charge. Complimentary wine pairing snacks will be provided and you may bring your own food. Please check the Summit City Winery website for any schedule changes. MORE >

8. Cowtown Rodeo
Saturday, September 1 | 7:30 PM
Cowtown Rodeo, Pilesgrove

Started back in 1929, Cowtown Rodeo has stood the test of time, remaining true to the traditions of the Old West and bringing you a taste of western ranching. Cowtown Rodeo is the longest running weekly rodeo in the United States. Each week guests can enjoy seven pro-rodeo events including bull riding, bareback riding, and tie down roping, as well as a BBQ buffet. MORE >

9. Rollin’ Rods Car Show
Sunday, September 2 | 10 AM – 5 PM
Bellview Winery, Landisville

Bellview Winery is excited to host the annual Rollin’ Rods Car Show! These cars are tuned, tested, and polished to a shine in hopes of going home with a first place trophy. Along with the car show, there will be live music, a Chinese auction with over 200 beautifully wrapped prizes, and wine tasting. MORE >

10. Sangria Sunday
Sunday, September 2 | 11 AM – 7 PM
Hawk Haven Winery, Rio Grande

Sangria Sundays at Hawk Haven Winery are a fun, festive, and relaxing day in the vineyard! Bring your family and friends to enjoy Hawk Haven’s award-winning wines and refreshing red, white, and frozen sangria. Their gourmet sandwich and snack menu will also be available. This is the FINAL Sangria Sunday of the summer! MORE >

11. Historic Smithville Mansion Tours
Sunday, September 2 | 1 PM – 4 PM
Smithville Mansion, Eastampton

The Historic Smithville Mansion tours are every Thursday and Sunday at 1 PM, 2 PM, and 3 PM. The tours include a verbal history and tour of the Mansion and Gallery Annex. A tour donation of $8 for adults and $7 for seniors and students is requested. MORE >

12. Sunset Sundays at the Enoteca
Sunday, September 2 | 5 PM
Auburn Road Vineyards, Pilesgrove

Join Auburn Road Vineyards for Sunset Sundays each week starting at 5 PM! Guests can enjoy tacos and waffles by Ravello Woodfire Specialties, as well as music from DJ J2J with a glass of your favorite wine! The winery closes at sunset. This is the FINAL Sunset Sunday of the summer! MORE >

13. Batsto River Guided Tour
Monday, September 3 | 8:30 AM – 4 PM
Pinelands Adventures, Shamong

Immerse yourself in a unique Pine Barrens journey led by guide and naturalist, John Volpa. You will begin your journey at Quaker Bridge on Batsto River. Once on the river, you’ll make stops along the way to investigate unique Pine Barrens plants along the river edge, learn about the role of fire in Pine Barrens ecology, and history of bog iron in the pines. This is a great trip for families, scouts, or groups! MORE >

14. Namaste Labor Day Yoga & Wine
Monday, September 3 | 10 AM – 12 PM
DiMatteo Winery, Hammonton

Wake up with an all levels yoga class at DiMatteo Winery! Please bring your own yoga mat. After the class, guests can hangout for a light repast and a glass of wine! This program is for men and women of all levels. Tickets are $25 per person and can be purchased online. This is a rain or shine event. MORE >