The 81st annual Middlesex County Fair lights up East Brunswick this weekend. Photo courtesy of the fair
The 81st annual Middlesex County Fair lights up East Brunswick this weekend. Photo courtesy of the fair

Weekend Fun: County Fairs, Festival of the Sea, Train Show

There's no better place to spend a mid-August weekend than the Jersey Shore—and this weekend, the shore is filled with fair and festival fun, including LBI's Festival of the Sea, the Keyport Fireman's Fair, and the Atlantic County 4-H Fair

Peachy celebrations continues this weekend with Alstede's Peach Harvest Festival and the Peach, Princess and Pirate Celebration at Camden Children's Garden. And don't miss more fair fun at New Jersey State Fair: Sussex County Farm & Horse Show and Montclair Jazz Festival.

Find even more weekend options in our Summer Fun Guide, including 20+ August Fairs and Festivals for New Jersey Families. And look to our August GoList and event calendar for a complete listing of happenings this weekend and beyond.


New Jersey Expo Center
97 Sunfield Avenue
Edison, NJ 08837

Sussex County Fairgrounds
37 Plains Road
Augusta, NJ 07822

Stony Hill Farms
15 North Road
Chester, NJ 07930

Alstede Farms
1 Alstede Farms Lane
Chester, NJ 07930

Middlesex County Fair
655 Cranbury Rd.
East Brunswick, NJ 08816

Camden Children's Garden
3 Riverside Drive
Camden, NJ 08103

Nishuane Park
High Street
Montclair, NJ 07042

David C. Wood 4-H Fairgrounds
Route 40
South Egg Harbor, NJ 08234

Boardwalk between Dupont and Carteret Avenues
Seaside Heights, NJ 08751

St. Francis Parish and Center Grounds
4700 Long Beach Blvd.
Long Beach Township, NJ 08008

Fireman's Park
West Front Street
Keyport, NJ 07735

Monmouth Park Racetrack
175 Oceanport Avenue
Oceanport, NJ 07757

Alstede Farms
1 Alstede Farms Lane
Chester, NJ 07930

The Yard
40 College Ave
New Brunswick, NJ 08901

Beach at Carteret
Seaside Heights, NJ 07065