This Week in New Jersey’s Heartland – May 31
New Jersey’s Heartland kicked off the start of Summer at the South Jersey Transportation Authority’s official Kick Off on May 27th for “100 Days of Summer.”
NJ Heartlanders were at the Farley Service Plaza on the AC Expressway as thousands of holiday revelers stopped for free food and drinks and a shot at the NJ Heartland’s “Pick Your Prize” wheel on their way to the Shore.
This Week in New Jersey’s Heartland
Appel Farm Music & Wine Festival
Appel Farm Arts & Music Center
457 Shirley Road, Elmer
Saturday, June 4 | 12pm to 6pm | $35
New Jersey’s Heartland’s street team will have its own booth at the Appel Farm Music & Wine Festival, where we will be giving away prizes! This festival will be featuring wine tastings from throughout the Virgin Atlantic Region, craft vendors, food trucks and a variety of live performances!
Mini Yoga Fest
10 Central Avenue, Hammonton
Thursday, June 2 | 10am to 8pm
Mini yoga/meditation/Pilates class samplings as well as an outdoor Tai Chi area with pop-up shops and relaxing live music for an all day mini-fest to help welcome in the warmth of summer and healthy living in Downtown Hammonton! The evening will continue with The mART’s first Open Mic Night! BYOB
Tap It Thursday
Tomfoolery Brewing Co.
334 Washington St N, Unit 24, Hammonton
Thursday, June 2 | 5pm to 9pm
Every Thursday Tomfoolery Brewing releases a new beer on tap that is only available in their tasting room! Stop by and try this week’s new brew or the Not So Old Bohemian Pilsner that has recently been voted one of New Jersey’s best summer beers by NJ 101.5!
Salem Main Street Block Party
Martin Luther King Jr. Park
Corner of Market Street and W. Broadway
Friday, June 3 | 4pm to 8pm | Free
Salem Main Street’s annual block party will have rides, food, activities and fun for everyone! The Salem City Market will also be opening on that day!
43 S. Broadway, Pitman
Friday, June 3 and Saturday, June 4 | 8pm | $15
This love story about a boy, a girl, two fathers, and a wall is the world’s longest running musical!
This 10, 25, or 50-mile bike RIDE helps raise funds necessary for programs like Social Skills Training Sessions, Respite Services, Community Workshops for Parents, and Special Olympics.
197 Lightouse Road, Pennsville
Saturday, June 4 | 8:30am to 11:30am | Pre-registration required: (856) 299-3058
Co-sponsored by The Family Resource Network, this event will be a great day for everyone who loves fishing!
Duffield’s Farm Market
280 Chapel Heights Rd, Sewell
Saturday, June 4 | 11am to 3pm | Free
This family-friendly and affordable event will feature free children’s games and prizes, fun activities for children and youth, pony rides, hayrides, food, music and loads of strawberries!
Delaware Bay Day 2016
Bayshore Center at Bivalve
2800 High Street, Port Norris
Saturday, June 4 | 12:30pm to 9pm | Free
The largest free festival in the tri-state region! Enjoy live music, a raw bar, Jersey Fresh seafood and local fare, wine, and NJ beers! There will be a ton of activities for kids, including mini-golf, free crafts, and a kids bounce. The day will end with a lighted boat parade and fireworks!
Acrylic Painting Demo & Talk with Bill Ternay
22 North High Street, Millville
Saturday, June 4 | 2pm to 4pm | Free
The accomplished artist, illustrator, and instructor Bill Ternay will do a live painting demo! After the demonstration and talk, visit one of the many delicious restaurants on Millville Main Street!
Sharrott Wine and Music Festival
370 S. Egg harbor Road, Hammonton
Saturday, June 4 and Sunday, June 5 | 12pm to 5 PM | $20
Sharrott Winery’s biggest event of the year! Stop by for live music, local food, craft vendors, and wine!
Summer Wine Fiesta
Renault Winery Resort and Golf Course
72 N. Bremen Avenue, Egg Harbor City
Sunday, June 5 | 12pm to 4 PM | Free Admission/Cash Bar
A family friendly event featuring Mexican cuisine, summer beers, wines and activities for the kids! Reserve a room and make a weekend out of it!
59th Annual Chicken Barbecue
Dorothy Volunteer Fire Company
70 Tuckahoe Road, Dorothy
Sunday, June 5 | 12pm to 6pm | Free
Come to this event hungry! The Dorothy Fire Company will be serving 2,250 roasted chicken platters, 57 crates of corn on the cob, steamed clams, home baked goods and desserts! There will be games and hay rides for the whole family.
Bikers for Bullies—Poker Run
Silver Coin Diner
20 S. White Horse Pike, Hammonton
Sunday, June 5 | 10am to 11:30am | $20/Rider; $10/ Passenger | Ages 18+
The ride will include stops at Mott’s Creek Inn, Lower Bank Tavern, Sweetwater Marina and end at Pic-A-Lilli Inn, where riders will enjoy wings, drink specials, and cash prizes for best and worst hands!
Alice in Wonderland
43 S. Broadway, Pitman
Friday, June 3 and Saturday, June 4 | 10am and 1pm | $6 and $9
Relive the story of Alice in Wonderland at the Broadway Theatre!
WheatonArts and Cutural Center
1501 Glasstown Rd., Millville
Saturday, June 5 | 2pm to 6pm | $75
An afternoon of food, featuring Jersey Fresh fruits and vegetables and a variety of other delicious food.