Holiday Happenings in Camden County

As we gear up for the holiday season, we want to make sure everyone knows about the exciting events taking place in Camden county. We’re thrilled to present a variety of events taking place this winter. Whether you’re attending a family-friendly event or enjoying some alone time with a loved one, we’ve got something for every taste and budget. Take advantage of the festive spirit of the season and join us for some wonderful memories and experiences!


We’re glad you asked… It’s our Winter Festival here at Diggerland! Each weekend you and your family can enjoy live music, our famous Parade of Machines, specialty food, hayrides and plenty of fun and games. Winterfest is an optional festival during November when the theme park is operational.It’s included in regular admission ticket price! So not only do you get 40+ attractions, you also get access to all that Winterfest provides. Child on Santa’s lap telling him what he wants for Christmas while Dad takes a photo. Santa is really busy leading up to the holidays, but he’s making a special stop at Diggerland USA. Look for him riding in during our famous Parade of Machines.

The Muppet Christmas Carol

Mon, Dec 18, 1:45 – 8:30 PM

Join us for The Muppet Christmas Carol on Monday, December 18 at the Scottish Rite Auditorium in Collingswood, NJ.

Pineland Striders Christmas Lights Run

Tue, Dec 19, 6:30 PM

In case you’ve never joined us for a Voorhills run in December, you may not know that the Signal Hill neighborhood has some pretty impressive lights on display. Sounds like this year’s a great time to find out firsthand! Put on your best holiday-themed apparel (there may be a prize for some of the best-dressed) and join the Pineland Striders for an all-paces group run. Walkers, dogs, and kids are all welcome, and we’ll have members doing all different distances. Plus, we’ll be giving out some prizes, including free entries to the Boxing Day 5K! If you are thinking about joining us for the Boxing Day 5K, the 5K course will be marked before the run in case you’d like the preview the route. We’ll also have some maps and directions on hand.

The Christmas Extravaganza

Tue, Dec 19, 6 – 9 PM

Get ready for a yuletide spectacular like never before as Bob Pantano decks the halls and spreads holiday cheer in the Christmas Extravaganza Show! Join the festivities as Tommy Cono dazzles the audience with his sensational talents, with a special appearance by Joey M!

Coastline Christmas Party 2023

Thu, Dec 21, 6 – 10 PM

Free Admission, Free Parking. Come celebrate Christmas together like we use to at Coastline let’s go! Tag! Share! Party Starts at 6pm Bob Pantano is hosting DJ Robbie Rob playing the music! Any wait to see everyone it’s been a while since we had an event. Merry Christmas 🎁🎄


December 22 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Santa is available for visits every weekend in December free of charge! Santa will welcome families at his Collingswood Headquarters at Extraordinary ED, 808 Haddon Ave. Visits are scheduled Friday nights from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Saturdays from 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM and 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM and on Sunday afternoons from 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM.  Visit Santa to drop off your wish list and take photos and enjoy all the fun, shopping, and dining in downtown Collingswood!

Collingswood Chanukah Celebration

December 22 @ 6:00 pm EST

Chabad of Camden and Burlington Counties invites you to the Collingswoods Chanukah Celebration| Year of Hakhel (Gathering)!

Candlelight Shopping

Now through December 22

Spend the Winter Holidays in Historic Downtown Haddonfield, every Friday Night from November 24 – December 22, as the business district transforms into a sparkling wonderland. Carolers and musicians will fill the night air with classic holiday music. Mrs. Claus will be making visits to various businesses to “shop for the elves.” New this year! The Holly Trolley makes its maiden voyage of picturesque historic Haddonfield with a holiday tour on December 1st. Merchants will have extended shopping hours, staying open as late as 8 PM or later. Parking is FREE in Downtown from Thanksgiving until New Year’s Eve!



Wed, Dec 20 – Sat, Dec 23

“Long before you were living, not yet Christmas, but past Thanksgiving,” there was a time when cheery Santa Claus grew sad, stowed away his sleigh, and vowed to take a permanent holiday. Eager to save Christmas, Mrs. Claus tasks two intrepid elves to journey southward to finds someone—anyone—who still believes in the spirit of Christmas! Based on “The Year Without a Santa Claus”!

Christmas Walk in Haddonfield

Sat, Dec 23, 3 – 5 PM

For those of you not panicking the Saturday before Christmas, join us for a walk in downtown Haddonfield. This is a town walk through the business district and side streets to enjoy the best holiday decorations we can find. To avoid traffic and parking congestion, we will meet at the Challenge Grove Pavilion across from the Croft Farm Art Center. (This is where we met for the Croft Farm walk in September.) We won’t be walking the Croft Farm Trails, but rather walk down Kings Highway into downtown Haddonfield. This should be a 2 hour / 4-mile walk.

Christmas Eve Eve Party!

Sat, Dec 23, 9 PM

Let’s celebrate the holiday all month long! Join us for Christmas Eve Eve on Saturday December 23rd at 9pm with DJ Dom Lombardi! @dominic.lombardi $5 Green and White Teas, and Fireball $2.75 Miller High Life Drafts!


Now through December 24 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Adventure Aquarium invites holiday lovers to splash into the spirit of Fishmas for an experience worth writing to the North Pole about during Christmas Underwater, running now until December 24. The star of Christmas Underwater is Scuba Santa, who will be swimming to town to share holiday cheer with believers of all ages (and species!) Guests can interact and snap selfies with Scuba Santa, who will be diving daily in Ocean Realm among sea turtles, sharks, and stingrays.

Chanukah on Ice

December 24 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm EST

Chanukah on Ice is Fun for all ages! Admission is only $12 or $10 in advance and includes skate rentals, doughnuts and drinks! The event features Chanukah Gelt, Large Menorah Lighting, Jewish Music and refreshments!  $100 Sponsor Ticket prices include skate rental, doughnuts and drinks.

2nd Annual Kwanzaa Candle lighting

December 26th 12 PM

Join us for the 2nd Annual Kwanzaa Candle Lighting! We’ll be celebrating beautiful tradition with a meaningful ceremony that will light up your heart. Don’t miss out on this wonderful opportunity to honor our African heritage and connect with our community. See you there!

UCC Annual Kwanzaa Celebration

December 26th 4PM

Come and join us for the UCC Annual Kwanzaa Celebration! We’re excited to celebrate this beautiful holiday with our community and honor our African heritage. There’ll be plenty of meaningful activities, music, and delicious food. We can’t wait to share this special occasion with you!

Ring in the Noon – Kid’s NYE Party

Fri, Dec 29, 11:30 AM

New Years Eve past your bedtime? No problem, we can bring in 2024 within noon on December 29th at 11:30 am, and celebrate the end of 2023 with music, snacks, and making your party poppers.


Noon Year’s Eve Party

11:30 am – 12:00 pm December 30th

Countdown to noon with Ms. Susan at the library’s annual New Years party! We’ll have balloons, music, and fun!


Noon Years Eve

Sun, Dec 31, 10 AM – 12 PM

Event includes Themed Updo, Shimmery Makeup, Just-a-Polish, Craft, Pizza Party, Dance Party Balloon Drop Sunday December 31st 10-12:00pm 

Annual Kwanzaa Celebration

December 31st Sun, 1 PM

Please join us for our Annual Kwanzaa event at Imani Fellowship located 3901 Westfield Ave. Camden, NJ 08105 TICKETS $10 Donation
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Battleship New Jersey

DECEMBER 31 @ 4:00 PM – 6:30 PM 

Watch fireworks over the Delaware River from the historic deck of the Battleship New Jersey! Enjoy music, food concessions, a cash bar for adults, and have the chance to fire a Gun Salute. Proceeds go to the on-going restoration of the Battleship, a non-profit museum and memorial.  Tickets are a $10 donation for the general session for both the 6pm and Midnight fireworks shows.  The Battleship will open her decks at 4pm,  two hours prior to the show.

NYE Day Party!

Sun, Dec 31, 4 – 8 PM

Pre-game NYE with a day party at VERA!

New Year’s Eve

Sun, Dec 31, 5 – 10 PM

If you need to cancel your reservation, we ask that you kindly advise us more than 24 hours prior to your reservation time. June BYOB reserves the right to charge $125.00 per guest for any cancellations made within 24 hours of reservation time, and for any no-show reservations.


$99 Holiday Special New Years Eve at Hilton Garden Inn Camden Waterfront

Dec 31, 2023 – Jan 1, 2024

Explore all upcoming waterfront events in Camden, find information & tickets for upcoming waterfront events happening in Camden.

New Years Day Family Skate

Mon, Jan 1, 12 – 3 PM

Join us in bringing in the new year with a Family Skate!