19 Things to do in South Jersey this Weekend

This weekend’s forecast includes sunny skies, delicious wines, sidewalk sales, outdoor concerts, and of course, Friday the 13th! So get superstitious all weekend long with us here in South Jersey by attending one (or more) of these exciting events!


1. Barrel Trail Weekend
July 14 & 15 | Times Vary
Participating Wineries throughout the State

Get a first hand look inside the barrel room of your favorite New Jersey winery and taste future vintages right from the barrel as winemakers explain the wine making process. This is a great behind the scenes opportunity to learn about wine making from the men and women making New Jersey’s award-winning wines. Wineries throughout the area will be hosting special events and offering promotions to celebrate the weekend. MORE >


2. Opening Reception: Tastefully South Jersey Exhibition
Thursday, July 12 | 5 PM – 8 PM
Perkins Center for the Arts, Collingswood

Perkins Center for the Arts presents “Tastefully South Jersey,” an exploration of food traditions from Caribbean, Eastern European, West African, African-American, and other cultures and how they are sustained in our communities. The exhibit features a documentary of tradition keepers, artifacts, photography, visual art, and interactive exhibits. MORE >


3. Opening Weekend: Dirty Rotten Scoundrels
July 12, 13, 14, & 15 | Showtimes Vary
Haddonfield Plays & Players, Haddonfield

Based on the 1988 film of the same name, Dirty Rotten Scoundrels centers around two competing con men living on the French Riviera. At first, the suave and experienced Lawrence Jameson takes the rookie con man, Freddy, under his wing. But soon Freddy is successful enough that he tries to compete directly with Lawrence. The competition comes to a peak when they agree that the first con man to extract $50,000 from the female heiress, Christine Colgate, wins and the other must leave town forever. The show runs through August 3. MORE >


4. Opening Weekend: Disney’s Mary Poppins
July 12, 13, 14, & 15 | Showtimes Vary
The Ritz Theatre Company, Haddon Township

Hang onto your kite as The Ritz Theatre Company presents Disney’s Mary Poppins! A great family night out, this movie musical classic is one to be shared again and again. Remember it from your childhood and enjoy it as an adult. And yes – she flies! Every tune and every melody comes to life again including “A Spoonful of Sugar,” “Chim ChimCher-ee,” “Supercalifragilsticexpialidocious,” and all of your other favorites! The show runs through August 5. MORE >


5. Annual Sidewalk Sale
July 13, 14, & 15 | 10 AM – 5 PM
WheatonArts and Cultural Center, Millville

WheatonArts and Cultural Center is excited to host their annual outdoor Sidewalk Sale! The sale features select merchandise from the WheatonArts Museum Stores including The Gallery of Fine Craft, Brownstone Emporium, and the General Store. This special shopping event will have handmade items and unique merchandise at 30% to 70% off of regular prices! MORE >


6. “Boos” in the Barrels: Friday the 13th Masquerade Bash
Friday, July 13 | 5 PM – 8:30 PM
White Horse Winery, Hammonton

Friday the 13th is upon us, which means it’s time for another Superstition Bash at White Horse Winery! Celebrate all things superstitious by sipping on Superstition Sangria while you lounge by the fire pit. Enjoy delicious food from The Outslider Food Truck and listen to the sultry sounds of SØF playing live. This Superstitious Bash is sure to be the best yet! MORE >


7. Vans Warped Tour presented by Journeys
Friday, July 13 | 11 AM
BB&T Pavilion, Camden Waterfront

The Warped Tour is a traveling rock festival that has toured the United States annually each summer since 1995. It is the largest traveling music festival in the US and the longest-running touring music festival in North America. This year marks Warped Tour’s final, full cross country run. Don’t miss it! MORE >


8. Rootstock Vineyard Concert Series
Friday, July 13 | 4 PM – 9 PM
Hawk Haven Winery, Rio Grande

Discover new music and pair it with amazing wine at the Rootstock Vineyard Concert Series! The sun setting behind the vineyard provides the perfect backdrop for a fun Friday night at Hawk Haven. Named for the essential part of the grapevine, Rootstock combines beautiful vineyard ambiance with intimate performances from world class musicians. Grab a seat at one of the picnic tables or kick back on a blanket – the show is about to start! MORE >


9. Friday Live Music Series
Friday, July 13 | 6 PM – 9 PM
Sharrott Winery, Hammonton

Come enjoy wine and live music from Ginger Coyle at Sharrott Winery! Live music will be in Sharrott’s new winery 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 >


10. Amphitheater Concert: Chicago 9
Friday, July 13 | 7 PM
Burlington County Amphitheater, Westampton

The Burlington County Amphitheater is home to a vast variety of talent during the summer concert series. This Friday’s featured artist is Chicago 9. Guests are encouraged to bring blankets and chairs. Refreshments will be available to purchase. MORE >


11. Wine & Music Series: Karaoke Night
Friday, July 13 | 7 PM – 10 PM
Summit City Winery, Glassboro

Summit City Winery believes that wine and music make the perfect pair! Come out to Karaoke Night and sing a tune or just watch; either way it will be an enjoyable night out! Can’t make it out this Friday? Don’t worry! Country Night with Steve Carroll will be held on Saturday at the winery. Please check the Summit City Winery website for any schedule changes. MORE >


12. 18th Annual South Jersey Caribbean Festival
Saturday, July 14 | 12 PM – 8 PM
Wiggins Waterfront Park, Camden Waterfront

Experience the crafts, sounds, and flavors of the region’s Caribbean community! This free family day features live music and cultural performances, as well as kids activities, Caribbean food, and vendors. Guests can enjoy live Reggae, Calypso, Latin, and Steel Drum music all day long. MORE >


13. LIVE! From the Vineyard Stage
Saturday, July 14| 7 PM – 9 PM
Auburn Road Vineyards, Pilesgrove

The Enoteca has become a premier live music and performance venue in South Jersey. Auburn Road Vineyards has partnered with their friends at Woodstown Music to bring you amazing performers and performances from all around the area, as well as outside the region. Guests can also enjoy delicious wood-fired brick oven pizza cooked onsite by Ravello Woodfire Pizza or try one of Auburn Road’s gourmet salads, bruschetta, antipasta, and more! Admission is $8 per person. MORE >


14. Cowtown Rodeo
Saturday, July 14 | 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 >


15. Pine Barrens Discovery Tour
Sunday, July 15 | 9 AM – 12 PM
Pinelands Adventures, Shamong

Trek along the edges of the Mullica River and discover its secrets. Join Pinelands Adventures Naturalist, John Volpa, for the Pine Barrens Sampler, a three-hour exploration of Pine Barrens life. This program includes a shore walk to learn about the uplands and Atlantic Cedar Swamp habitats. Participants will conduct a water quality saver and try dip and seine netting. You will discover native plants and animals around every corner of the trail as you walk an easy pace. Find out what fish, frogs, and bugs can tell you about their Pine Barrens home. MORE >


16. Sunday Fondue Brunch
Sunday, July 15 | 11:30 AM – 2:30 PM
The Melting Pot, Maple Shade

Back by popular demand, brunch will be served again at The Melting Pot in Maple Shade! Guests can enjoy a 3-course fondue brunch that includes a seasonal fruit plate served with raspberry yogurt for dipping, scrambled egg cheese fondue, milk chocolate french toast, and one glass of mimosa or bellini for $25.95 per person. MORE >


17. Blueberry Tasting at the Farm
Sunday, July 15 | 1 PM – 3 PM
Whitesbog Village, Browns Mills

Join Rick Stevens of Stevens Blueberry Farm to taste the many different varieties of blueberries! Their similarities and differences will be explored in size, color, taste, and more. Reservations are recommended because seating is limited. Tickets are $15 per person. MORE >


18. Gloucester County Summer Concert
Sunday, July 15 | 7 PM
James G. Atkinson Park, Sewell

Join Gloucester County for their Summer Concert Series! Coast to Coast will be performing live this week. Coast to Coast offers something for everyone by playing many of the classic hits from the last fifty years. Whether your taste is Boys II Men or Pattie Labelle, you are sure to have a great time! The rain date is July 16. MORE >


19. Sunset Jazz Series: James Hunter
Monday, July 16 | 8 PM – 11 PM
Wiggins Waterfront Park, Camden Waterfront

The Camden County Board of Freeholders invites you to the Sunset Jazz Series on Monday nights at Wiggins Waterfront Park! It’s been ten years since the Englishman James Hunter burst onto the scene with his US debut, People Gonna Talk, topping the Billboard Blues chart, earning a Grammy nomination, and attracting universal acclaim from critics and fans. He has toured extensively around the world on the club, theatre, and festival circuits steadily grown a dedicated audience. MORE >