New Jersey Food Events
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The Lambertville New Hope Winter Festival is a weeklong, multi-town celebration featuring a range of free and ticketed events. Free events include ice sculptures to check out, a soup-a-thon and other family-friendly events. Ticketed events include food and beverage tastings, a chili cook-off, beef 'n brew, and much more. For more details and tickets, click here. Lambertville, NJ & New Hope, PA.Find out more »
The first vegan pop-up shop of the year! Support (and meet!) local vendors who will be on site with food, beverages, jewelry, and many other products. Click here for a list of vendors and ticket information.Find out more »
Come in out of the cold and check out a world of options at Hudson County's Winter Restaurant Week! Restaurants throughout Hoboken, Jersey City, Weehawken, and more will feature multi-course lunches and dinners at can't-miss prices. New additions this season include Union Hall, Pasta e Vino, Piggyback Bar, and PJ Ryan's Squared. Click here for a full list of restaurants.Find out more »
Experience the restaurants in Rahway during Restaurant Week, and try prix fixe menus for lunch or dinner. This is a great way to check out restaurants that have been on your list. Click here for a list of participating restaurants and more information.Find out more »
The Marine Mammal Stranding Center has partnered with Garden State Beer Company to host Ales for Whales, a fundraising event. Dive into a night of craft beers, wine, good food, and friends. Try your luck at the live auction, and check out the silent and ticket auctions as well. Click here for more details and to purchase tickets.Find out more »
Please join us for NOFA-NJ’s 28th Annual Winter Conference at the Rutgers Douglass Student Center.Find out more »
Visit Downtown Mount Holly on January 27 for the Fire and Ice Festival, featuring a chili contest and an ice carving competition. Vote for your favorite chili and visit the craft beer tent to purchase beer from Mount Holly’s own Spellbound, along with Double Nickel, Neshaminy Creek, and Third State Brewing. Click here for a schedule and more details.Find out more »
Enjoy wine tastings inside and out, sangria, gourmet food trucks, fire pits, and more! This event also includes plenty of kids' activities (weather permitting), and fireworks on Saturday evening. Click here for more details and to purchase tickets and advance. Schedule Saturday, January 27: 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Sunday, January 28: 11a.m. to 7 p.m. Food Trucks Callahans Empanada Guy Five Sisters House of Cupcakes Jersey Roll Maddalena’s Pompier RED Pizza Express Shore Good Eats n Treats TacoholicsFind out more »
Wing Wars is back—bigger and better! Try unlimited samples of wings from 18 South Jersey eateries, bars, and restaurants, then vote for your favorite. Enjoy live music, drink specials, giveaways, contests, and more! Click here for additional details and to purchase tickets.Find out more »
Tickets are selling fast—check online! This event features a wide variety of craft beers, ciders, and retro beers to sample, along with boardwalk food and more. Choose from three sessions (two on January 27 and one on January 28). Click here to check availability and to purchase tickets.Find out more »
The Heldrich Craft Beer & Spirit Festival benefits Big Brothers Big Sisters of Monmouth and Middlesex Counties. Guests can enjoy unlimited samples of craft beer and spirits from over 30 vendors, as well as all-you-can-eat snacks, raffles, and more. For tickets and more details, click here. The Heldrich Hotel is offering an overnight package for this event. Click here for more information.Find out more »
Wine and dine with Paul Hobbs, one of the most sought after winemakers on three continents, during his exclusive annual visit to New Brunswick’s Stage Left Steak. Hobbs’ wines from California and Argentina, and now New York and France, are extraordinary. At the 27th Paul Hobbs Dinner, guests will taste new releases as well as drink back-vintages that have had some time to rest in Stage Left’s cellar. They will even open a rare (in fact one-of-a-kind) nine-liter bottle of…Find out more »