Festivals in New Jersey
The New Jersey Shore is bustling with activity all year round, and there seems to be something going on in every season. In addition to being a popular time to visit during the height of the Jersey Shore Vacation period, the Beaches in NJ like Sea Girt Beach and Spring Lake New Jersey are nearby to some of the state’s biggest festivals and events. Learn more about these popular Festivals in New Jersey below.
The Beacon House Inn is a New Jersey Bed and Breakfast that is located right at one of the most beautiful Beaches in NJ. Just a block away from Sea Girt Beach, The Beacon House Inn is the only Sea Girt Inn with a pool. Offering the very best in Lodging Spring Lake NJ, this fantastic Bed and Breakfast Sea Girt also has NJ Shore Vacation Rentals available for those who are staying a week or longer. Read on to find out about our Jersey Shore Vacations and Festivals In New Jersey.
In addition to these annual events that take place near The Beacon House Inn, our B & B In Spring Lake NJ is one of the Jersey Shore Hotels that are perfect for lodging for NJ Corporate Trips and Corporate Retreats. Also, while the Beacon House is no longer available for Jersey Shore Weddings, we are happy to recommend appropriate venues for Weddings Jersey Shore near Spring Lake and Sea Girt, and we are happy to provide Jersey Shore Accommodations for guests who are looking for the finest Lodging Spring Lake NJ.
The NJ Seafood Festival – Belmar Seafood Festival
The annual New Jersey Seafood Festival takes place near Sea Girt NJ and Spring Lake New Jersey in nearby Belmar during the second weekend in June. Typically the NJ Seafood Festival is held in Silver Lake Park on Ocean Avenue and brings approximately 150,000 visitors to the Beaches in NJ nearby. Spotlighting the delicious seafood cuisines up and down the shore, the New Jersey Seafood Festival is a culinary celebration of the best seafood dishes. People from around the country descend upon the NJ Seafood Festival to enjoy dishes of shrimp, lobster, calamari, and other things like alligator, sushi, conch fritters and seafood paella. In addition to the great food, children love visiting the Children’s Tent and adults love browsing the numerous arts and crafts and listening to live music.
The New Jersey Irish Festival
Just a bit north of the Beaches in NJ near Spring Lake and Sea Girt NJ is the town of Wildwood New Jersey. It is here every year that the New Jersey Irish Festival is held in September. One of the largest Irish Festivals in the country, the NJ Irish Festival is a celebration of all things Celtic. Historically, parts of New Jersey were heavily immigrated to by Irish in the 19th century and thousands of people come to the Jersey Shore town of Wildwood to celebrate the heritage and culture of the Irish. In addition to Celtic entertainment and games, Irish wares and foods are available for sale during the three day weekend event.
Candlelight Christmas Tour
Tour the historic, Victorian shore homes that dot the Beaches in NJ near Spring Lake and Sea Girt when they are fully decorated in period holiday decor. The historic Inns of Spring Lake annually host Candlelight Christmas Tours of many of the homes, and guests can stroll through the homes, and enjoy holiday music and delicious Christmas cookies and cider. Many people like to visit Sea Girt NJ and Spring Lake New Jersey during this time to enjoy the Christmas season and get a bit of their last minute holiday shopping done, as the Jersey Shore Outlets are the best place to get all of the gifts for those on your list.