17 Incredible Events Happening this Weekend in South Jersey

It’s been rainy and gloomy all week long, but this weekend’s forecast is looking bright! Food festivals, craft shows, and plays are just some of the highlights! So get out there and go enjoy everything South Jersey has to offer!

1. Incorruptible: A Dark Comedy of the Dark Ages
September 13, 14, & 15 | Showtimes Vary
The Ritz Theatre Company, Haddon Township

Welcome to Priseaux, France, 1250 AD, a miserable place where the Dark Ages still look pretty dark. The locals are looking forward to the Pope’s visit, which will surely encourage others to make the trek to their town and restore its former glory. That is, until a rival church claims to posses relics of Saint Foy and “their” bones are working miracles. All seems lost until the monks take a lesson from a larcenous minstrel, who teaches them a new way to pay old debts. Performing at The Ritz Theatre Company from now through September 30th. MORE >

2. Food Truck Friday
Friday, September 14 | 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 Baby Blue Rolling Kitchen and performing live is Sara James. MORE >

3. Noir: A Semi-Cinematic Thriller
September 14, 15, & 16 | Showtimes Vary
Eagle Theatre, Hammonton

Join The Eagle Theatre for a tantalizing glimpse into a day in the life of America’s worst private detective, Jack Sloan. Filled with theatrical tricks of the trade, Noir seamlessly blends live-action comedy with three dimensional cinematography, using up-to-the-minute technology to immerse the audience. You won’t want to miss this Eagle Theatre Original World Premiere as it breaks down all barriers and paints a new mug on the face of mixed media. The show runs through October 14th. MORE >

4. Fall Craft Show
Saturday, September 15 | 9 AM – 4 PM
Uptown Pitman

Uptown Pitman’s Craft Shows have been a bi-annual event for over 40 years! The Fall Craft Show will be held in the main corridors of Pitman, along Broadway, Pitman, and Ballard Avenues. There will be over 350 vendors showcasing a variety of handcrafted goods. Shoppers can enjoy food trucks and specialities, as well as local businesses, restaurants, non-profits, and more! MORE >

5. Delaware River Festival
Saturday, September 15 | 10 AM – 4 PM
Wiggins Waterfront Park, Camden Waterfront

Come celebrate the mighty Delaware River with the Partnership for the Delaware Estuary (PDE) and the Alliance for Watershed Education (AWE)! For the first time ever, PDE’s Pennsylvania Coast Day and AWE’s River Days are coming together for a “coast to coast” experience that you don’t want to miss! There will be educational fun for families, on-the-water activities, games and crafts for kids, live music, food and beer, fishing opportunities, and much more! MORE >

6. WineFestNJ 2018
September 15 & 16 | 12 PM – 5 PM
Valenzano Winery, Shamong

Join Valenzano Winery for another year of great wine, amazing bands, and a huge selection of food trucks and dining options at WineFestNJ! There will be wine tastings from New Jersey’s best wineries, four stages of music and entertainment, over 70 local crafters and vendors, endless food options, and so much more! Be sure to get your tickets in advance, this event sells out every year! MORE >

7. Bridgeton Crabfest/Riverfest
Saturday, September 15 | 1 PM – 6 PM
Downtown Bridgeton

Don’t miss the Bridgeton Crabfest/Riverfest this weekend! The Riverfest portion of the event will feature educational vendors and family-friendly attractions such as free face painting and a bouncy house, while the Crabfest portion of the event will feature delicious food, a beer garden, and more! Tickets are required. MORE >

8. Outlaw Music Festival
Saturday, September 15 | 2 PM
BB&T Pavilion, Camden Waterfront

This incredible lineup of musicians includes Willie Nelson & Family, Van Morrison, Tedeschi Trucks Band, Greensky Bluegrass, Lukas Nelson + Promise of the Real, and Particle Kid! Don’t miss this amazing concert at the BB&T Pavilion! MORE >

9. St. Anthony’s Italian Festival
Saturday, September 15 | 2 PM – 10 PM
Downtown Glassboro

Join Glassboro for their St. Anthony’s Italian Festival! There will be carnival games, live entertainment, beer gardens, pasta making demonstrations, wine stomping, and of course, Italian food. The festival offers a wide variety of delicious and authentic Italian food specialities. Experience a virtual tour of Italy during your visit by dining in various indoor and outdoor dining locations. MORE >

10. Saturday Live Music Series
Saturday, September 15 | 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? Don’t worry, Sharrott Winery has live music performances every Sunday as well! MORE >

11. Wine & Music Series: Oldies Night
Saturday, September 15 | 7 PM – 10 PM
Summit City Winery, Glassboro

Things are always hopping at Summit City Winery during Oldies Night! Come by for a glass or two of wine and some great oldies tunes from DJ Lou Costello. Complimentary wine pairing snacks will be provided and you may bring your own food. There is a $10 cover charge. Also don’t miss Summit City’s first ever University Jazz Series every Sunday from 4 PM to 7 PM. MORE >

12. Cowtown Rodeo
Saturday, September 15 | 7:30 PM
Cowtown Rodeo, Pilesgove

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 >

13. Vinyasa & Vino
Sunday, September 16 | 11 AM
Bellview Winery, Landsiville

Vinyasa and Vino is a monthly yoga program at Bellview Winery. Guests can enjoy one hour of Vinyasa (breath for breath flow) right next to the vineyard, guided by Joy Torres from Peace Love Yoga. This class is suitable for all levels and is beginner friendly. All you need to do is bring a yoga mat, a bottle of water, and a friend to enjoy your wine with! After the class ends, choose a wine to enjoy and unwind. MORE >

14. Autumn with the Animals
Sunday, September 16 | 11 AM – 4 PM
Woodford Cedar Run Wildlife Refuge, Medford

Children and adults of all ages can enjoy Woodford Cedar Run Wildlife Refuge’s wildlife programs, live music, nature hikes, child-friendly games, crafts, food, and fun all day long at Autumn with the Animals! There will also be face painting, marshmallow roasting by the fire, animal encounters, canoeing, and more! This is a way for members and friends to reconnect with each other and the environment. MORE >

15. Winter is Coming: Preparation & Preservation
Sunday, September 16 | 12 PM – 4 PM
Red Bank Battlefield Park, National Park

Are you curious about how colonial American’s prepared their food for winter? Come by the Whitall House at Red Bank Battlefield Park for activities, tours, and demonstrations where you can learn how the Whitall family would prepare their household for the harsh 18th century winters. MORE >

16. Historic Smithville Mansion Tours
Sunday, September 16 | 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 >

17. Restaurant Week
September 16 – 30
The Melting Pot, Maple Shade

For a limited time at The Melting Pot, enjoy a featured four course fondue menu for $35 per person, with three entree options. Choose to cook your entree traditional fondue style or try the new Grilled Cooking Style! MORE >