State Fair Meadowlands, the biggest fair in the NY Metro area, runs from Friday, June 18-Sunday, July 11. Photo courtesy of the fair
State Fair Meadowlands, the biggest fair in the NY Metro area, runs from Friday, June 18-Sunday, July 11. Photo courtesy of the fair

16 Family-Friendly Fairs and Festivals in New Jersey This June

Following a festival-free year, June brings with it a long-awaited slew of early summer festivals. From music and food to rides and games, June festivals and fairs offer family-friendly fun for all ages and interests.

Bring your appetite to palate-pleasing food fests like the Paramus Food Truck Festival, Summer in the Sun Food Truck and Music Festival, and Donaldson Farms Food Truck Fest. Or go big at the New Jersey State Fair

Read on for 16 great New Jersey fairs and festivals happening in June. Check out our Event Calendar for even more family fun this month, and look to our Summer Fun Guide for NJ Kids to start planning for the season ahead! 

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