South Jersey Family Fun Guide

South Jersey Family Fun Guide
South Jersey weekend events are here for you and the whole family!

Dog Tales
Friday July 13: Burlington County Library,Westampton, 3:30 pm
Children of all ages are invited to come to the library to meet Isla, a reading therapy dog. Isla will listen as children read their favorite books to her.
Fireworks on the Beach
Friday July 13: Pine Avenue Beach, Wildwood, 10 pm
Pull up a beach chair or just stop in your tracks on the Boardwalk for a few minutes of breathtaking color and light.
Friday Night Gaming
Friday July 13: Haddon Heights Library, 5-9 pm
Haddon Heights Library transforms their library meeting room into an arcade every Friday night. Children of all ages are welcome to play games from the Xbox One and the Playstation 4.
Fun Golf Instruction Friday
Friday July 13: Ramblewood Country Club, Mount Laurel, 6-8 pm
Open to the public for all ages and skill levels, receive free advice from a golf instructor on chipping or putting. The night includes giveaways, contests, and live music.
Ocean County Fair
Friday July 13-Sunday July 15: Robert J. Miller Air Park, Berkeley Township, 11 am
Experience a variety of musical acts and animal events, scream on the Tilt-a-Whirl, savor delicious BBQ, or find a new treasure. There's truly something for everyone.
Outdoor Concert Series, Sensational Soul Cruisers
Friday July 13: Riverwinds Community Center, West Deptford, 8 pm
A free concert for everyone, but be sure to bring your own lawn chair.
Play Streets: Field Day and Blacktop Bash
Friday July 13: Downtown Vineland, 11 am-3 pm
Called “a playground in a box”, Play Streets offers constructive outdoor play opportunities for youngsters while, at the same time, creating a family-friendly atmosphere on the streets.
Each week will also include a DJ, hot dogs, snacks, and a bounce house.
Movies in the Park, Coco
Friday July 13: Woodbury Heights Community Center, 7-10 pm
Grab the family, lawn chairs, blankets, and enjoy free movies in the parks all summer, every Friday in Gloucester Township. Movies begin at dusk.
Pop Up Story Time in the Park
Friday July 13: Barclay Farmstead, Cherry Hill, 10-10:30 am
Join us each week for stories and fun as your children's librarians pop up throughout the town.
Rhythm in the Park Concert Series, Duck and Cover
Friday July 13: Tony Canale Park, Egg Harbor Township, 7-9 pm
Come with your family, friends, and neighbors to enjoy a family-friendly evening featuring live music and fun for everyone.
Summer Movie Night, Coco
Friday July 13: Washington Lake Park Amphitheater, Sewell, 7-10 pm
Grab the family, lawn chairs, blankets, and enjoy free movies in the parks all summer, every Friday. Movies begin at dusk.

Haddonfield Farmers Market
Saturday July 14: Kings Court, Haddonfield, 8:30 am-1 pm
This season, the Haddonfield Farmers Market will have entertainment and host master gardeners and cook offs. Each week’s offerings are dependent on the growing season, harvests, and availability.
Jersey Shore Piping and Drumming Classic (Celtic Festival)
Saturday July 14: Christ Episcopal Church, Toms River, 8 am-5 pm
Come and enjoy the bagpiping, drum solo, and pipe band competitions, and local food vendors.

Really Little Residents
Saturday July 14:
 Haddon Heights Library, 10:30-11 am
Haddon Heights Library hosts a weekend story time program every Saturday. Parents and children from birth to four years old are welcome to enjoy stories, singing, and dancing.

South Jersey Caribbean Festival
Saturday July 14:
 Wiggins Park, Camden, 12-8 pm
Experience the crafts, sounds, and flavors of the region’s Caribbean community. Enjoy a day of steel drum music, jerk chicken, and fun on the Camden Waterfront.

Tropicana’s Free Fireworks Series
Saturday July 14: 2831 Boardwalk, Atlantic City, 10 pm
Light up Atlantic City’s skies with a free spectacular fireworks display. The shows, designed by Fireworks by Grucci, will be displayed from the beachfront and will include intricately designed scenes and vivid effects.

3rd Annual Haddon Heights Comic Con
Sunday July 15: Haddon Heights Public Library, 10 am-3 pm
This event will have artists, writers, vendors, food trucks, cars, cosplay, balloon artists, face painters, and Batman.

Summer Concert Series, Coast to Coast
Sunday July 15: James G. Atkinson Memorial Park, Sewell, 7-8:30 pm
Coast to Coast plays many of the classic hits of the last 50 years. Whether your taste is Boys to Men or Pattie Labelle, you surely have a good time.

To see our extensive listing of South Jersey events, including local community events, programs at your local libraries, nightlife, fairs and festivals, plays, and many more, check out our Events Calendar here. Have an event that you want listed in our events calendar? Add your event here.

If you want to add an upcoming weekend event, you can also e-mail us directly at and we’ll be sure to include it in next week’s list!

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