20+ Things To Do This Weekend in South Jersey

Don’t let the the weather forecast get you down – there are so many great events going on in South Jersey this weekend! From family-fun events, festivals, and markets to art, music and beer and wine tasting, there is something for everyone to enjoy. So get out there and take advantage of everything South Jersey has to offer!


Featured Event:
Saturday, May 19 | 7 PM – 10 PM
Perkins Center for the Arts, Collingswood

Celebrate another year of Handcrafted in Collingswood! This annual tasting event celebrates the artistry found in food, drink, craft bpitmaneer, wine, and the arts. Entertainment will include live music, games, and a silent auction. This is a 21+ event. Tickets are available now! MORE >


Food Truck Friday
Friday, May 18 | 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 its spacious tasting room or on their outdoor patio depending upon weather. This week’s featured food truck is Jammin’ Crêpes and performing live is Lauren Marsh. MORE >


Woodstown Fourth Friday
Friday, May 18 | 5 PM – 9 PM
Downtown Woodstown

Join Historic Woodstown for Fourth Friday along Main Street sponsored by the Woodstown-Pilesgrove Business Association! Every fourth Friday of the month, guests can enjoy extended store hours, food trucks, and live music! There are plenty of children’s activities including face painting, balloon animals, and so much more! Please note that this event is taking place on the third Friday of the month because of conflict with Memorial Day Weekend. MORE >


What’s For Dinner Friday
Friday, May 18 | 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM
Auburn Road Vineyards, Pilesgrove

Every Friday, Auburn Road Vineyards presents a five course food and wine tasting experience. Each week, there is a different entree selected by Auburn Road’s chefs exclusively featuring Severino’s pasta with sauces prepared in house, and each sauce is specially made to order. This event requires a reservation so be sure to contact the restaurant by phone or email in advance. MORE >


Live Music Series
May 18, 19, & 20 | Times Vary
Sharrott Winery, Hammonton

Enjoy an evening of live music and wine tasting at Sharrott Winery! Live music will be on the patio overlooking the vineyard. Seating is limited so guests are encouraged to bring a blanket and chairs for use on the lawn. Admission is free and wine tasting is $8 per person and includes six samples of Sharrott’s award-winning wines and a souvenir glass. MORE >


Country Line Dancing
Friday, May 18 | 7 PM – 10 PM
Tomasello Winery, Hammonton

Join Tomasello Winery for an evening of Country Line Dancing with Jeremy and dance the night away! There will be lessons and dancing plus wine, beer, cocktails, and light fare will be available for purchase. There is a large dance floor with state of the art lighting and sound system. Tickets are just $10 per person, so make your reservation now! MORE >


Camden Night Gardens
Friday, May 18 | 7 PM
Cooper’s Poynt Waterfront Park, Camden

Camden Night Gardens is a nighttime public arts festival that aims to foster community vibrancy through the arts. This highly anticipated event transforms underutilized open spaces with temporary light, sound, and projection installations to visually connect people and engage the community and visitors from across the region. There will also be music, dancing, food trucks, and interactive workshops. This spectacular community showcase has become the essential kickoff to Camden’s summer. MORE >


Wine & Music Series: Live Music
Friday, May 18 | 7 PM – 10 PM
Summit City Winery, Glassboro

Summit City Winery believes that wine and music make the perfect pair! Come out for a fun evening of delicious wine, complimentary snacks, and live music with Dave Dilks and Friends. Please check the Summit City Winery website for any schedule changes. MORE >


Laser Zeppelin
Friday, May 18 | 7 PM
Edelman Planetarium at Rowan University, Glassboro

The Edelman Planetarium’s laser light shows use a new state of the art projection system from Laser Fantasy to treat your eyes and ears to an experience of your favorite bands! Guests can enjoy classic songs from Led Zeppelin including “In the Evening,” “Ramble On,” “Black Dog,” “Stairway to Heaven,” “D’yer Mak’er,” and many more! Tickets are $5 for adults and $3 for children, seniors, and Rowan students. MORE >


Downtown Haddonfield Celebrates the Royal Wedding
Saturday, May 19 | All Day
Participating Shops throughout Haddonfield

Join Downtown Haddonfield for a day of in-store events, promotions, and giveaways in honor of the Royal Wedding taking place between Prince Henry and Meghan Markle! Visit Downtown Haddonfield’s website for a list of participating store locations and their offers. MORE >


Opening Weekend: Haddonfield Farmers Market
Saturday, May 19 | 8:30 AM – 1 PM
Downtown Haddonfield

Stop by the Haddonfield Farmers Market for another great season of local produce! Guests can enjoy artisanal foods, great music, and a wonderful sense of community! The market will be open every Saturday through October 13th. MORE >


Pitman Spring Craft Show
Saturday, May 19 | 9 AM – 4 PM
Uptown Pitman

The Pitman Craft Show has been a town tradition for over 30 years. The festival brings more than 200 crafters displaying their handmade wares and attracts upwards of 10,000 shoppers. Vendors sell a variety of crafts ranging from jewelry and florals to wood crafts, hand sewn items, and even fresh foods. Many of the local nonprofits also participate in the festival, truly making this a community affair. MORE >


41st Annual Bordentown Street Fair
May 19 & 20 | 10 AM – 4 PM
Downtown Bordentown

Don’t miss the 41st Annual Bordentown Street Fair! Farnsworth Avenue will be filled with handmade crafters, local restaurants, free entertainment, a kids area, live music, local nonprofits, and so much more. This shopping extravaganza attracts over 15,000 people throughout the weekend! MORE >


Arts in Bloom: Free Studio Tour
May 19 & 20 | 10 AM – 5 PM
Various Locations in Salem County

Discover the artists of Salem County during your self-guided driving tour of artists’ studios! Explore over 30 locations for many behind-the-scenes, one-on-one experiences with artists. This year the tour is “Turning 10” and celebrating a decade of artistry including fine art, pottery, sculpture, painting, jewelry, glass, wood, and more. There is something for all ages so come out and enjoy the art of Salem County! MORE >


Arts in Bloom Studio Tour: Site #1
May 19 & 20 | 10 AM – 5 PM
Aldine Shirley Road, Elmer

Site #1 on the Salem County Arts In Bloom Studio Tour is Kimberly English! A professional acrylic painter and certified art teacher exhibiting original paintings, photography, prints, and home decor items, her artwork focuses on the agricultural landscapes of South Jersey, as well as vintage Mack trucks and florals. Archival prints, greeting cards, pillows, and more featuring Kimberly’s artwork will be available for purchase. MORE >


New Jersey Renaissance Faire
May 19 & 20 | 10 AM – 6 PM
Liberty Lake, Bordentown

The New Jersey Renaissance Faire is an event of epic proportions! The faire is the largest festival of its kind in the state and has made a name for itself as the most interactive Renaissance Fair in the country. Seven stages will host a variety of performances each day including sword fighting, music, comedy, fire breathing, and aerialists. In addition to the eight hours of non-stop entertainment, there is an extensive merchant village featuring the work of talented artisans, delicious food, and drinks, including beer and wine courtesy of the South Jersey Celtic Society and Valenzano Winery. MORE >


Devil’s Creek Brewery 2nd Anniversary Party
Saturday, May 19 | 12 PM – 10 PM
Devil’s Creek Brewery, Collingswood

Devil’s Creek Brewery is celebrating their second year of brewing and you’re invited to the party! They will have an incredible lineup of beers on tap including the famous, incredibly delicious Birthday Cake Beer, along with two Bourbon Barrel Aged Beers and a limited edition first-run can of Caramel Apple and Mandaripa, a juicy IPA. There will be giveaways and awesome anniversary t-shirts and glassware for sale. MORE >


MMRBQ Festival
Saturday, May 19 | 12:30 PM
BB&T Pavilion, Camden

93.3 WMMR’s annual MMRBQ is an exciting music festival and this year it will mark the station’s 50th Anniversary! The music lineup includes Alice in Chains, Ghost, Stone Temple Pilots, Dorothy, In the Presence of Wolves, and more! Tickets are available on LiveNation.com. MORE >


Whiskey, Wine, & Wildlife
Saturday, May 19 | 5 PM – 9 PM
Flying W Airport & Resort, Medford

Spend the afternoon with Woodford Cedar Run Wildlife Refuge at the Flying W Airport and Resort sampling delicacies from local restaurants, caterers, and beverage establishments. Guests can also talk with wildlife ambassadors and enjoy live music. Participate in a raffle and come prepared to place a bid on fabulous auction items to support the refuge! MORE >


Pine Barrens Discovery Tour
Sunday, May 19 | 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, conduct a water quality survey, 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 >


Rails-with-Trails Pop Up Event
Sunday, May 20 | 11 AM – 2 PM
Atlantic Avenue, Haddon Heights

In celebration of the National Opening Day for Trails, Camden County is hosting a Rails-with-Trails Pop Up Event! The event will close down Atlantic Avenue in Haddon Heights for family fun. Attendees are encouraged to learn about the upcoming Rails-with-Trails project with renderings, facts, food, fun, and a bike giveaway. This event is a preview of what is to come once the Rails-with-Trails project is completed in bringing multi-use trails through twelve Camden County communities. MORE >


Muddy Run Antique & Custom Car Show
Sunday, May 20 | 1 PM – 5 PM
Pine Tavern Distillery, Monroeville

Attention antique and custom car owners and enthusiasts! Pine Tavern Distillery is holding their first in a series of four monthly car shows! Admission is free to everyone. There will be live music from Train Wreck and tasty food from EMS Cafe and Pattyscakes Concessions. Lit Cigar Lounge will be onsite offering their best in class cigars and smoking accessories. Each show is limited to 40 cars. Dates for future shows are June 17th, July 15th, and August 19th. MORE >


92.5 XTU Anniversary Show: Dierks Bently
Sunday, May 20 | 4 PM
BB&T Pavilion, Camden

It’s the 24th XTU Anniversary Show! Featured artists include headliner Dierks Bently, Carly Pierce, Morgan Wallen, Brothers Osborne, LANCO, and Runaway June. Tickets are available on LiveNation.com. MORE >


New York State of Mind: The Music of Billy Joel
Sunday, May 20 | 7:30 PM – 10:30 PM
Ritz Theatre Company, Haddon Township

New York State of Mind is a live band celebrating the timeless music of one of the greatest singer-songwriters of our time, Billy Joel. All seasoned performers from Broadway and beyond, the band’s precise, exciting, and passionate renditions of Billy’s classic songs have engaged audiences everywhere from the casual listener to the hardcore fan. MORE >