LocalReal Estate April 26, 2023

Top NJ & PA Fairs and Festivals Happening this May

As the temperatures start to warm up, there are plenty of exciting events and activities to enjoy in our local communities of New Jersey and Pennsylvania. Whether you’re looking for cultural celebrations, outdoor activities, or fun events for the whole family, May has something for everyone. Check out our list of local events below and start planning your May activities today!


Washington Crossing Spring Brewfest – May 6

The event features a sampling of beers from local, regional, and national breweries as well as live music, mouthwatering food vendors, and a beautiful wooded setting overlooking the Delaware River (behind the Thompson-Neely House). To learn more about the event, please visit the Washington Crossing Brewfest website.


Praise in the Park, Cranbury – May 6
If you’re looking for a more relaxed atmosphere, head over to Cranbury for Praise in the Park. This community gathering features live music and worship in a beautiful outdoor setting.


PorchFest, Bordentown City – May 6
Bordentown City’s annual PorchFest is a unique event where local musicians perform on front porches throughout the neighborhood. Enjoy the music, explore the community, and soak up the sunshine!


Princeton Art Bazaar, Princeton – May 6
Browse local art and crafts at the Princeton Art Bazaar, where you’ll find a variety of handmade goods from talented local artists. It’s a great opportunity to support the arts and find one-of-a-kind treasures.


Strawberry Month Kickoff Weekend, New Hope, PA – May 6-7
Indulge in all things strawberry at the Strawberry Month Kickoff Weekend in New Hope, Pennsylvania. From drinks to desserts, this festival is a perfect opportunity to satisfy your sweet tooth and enjoy the local community.


Spring Rummage Sale, Far Hills – May 6-8
Looking for a great bargain? The Spring Rummage Sale in Far Hills is the perfect opportunity to find hidden treasures at unbeatable prices. You never know what you’ll find!


Azalea Festival, Hamilton – May 13
An annual Mother’s Day weekend fun-filled event with local craft vendors and good food as you stroll through our renowned botanical gardens complete with blooming Azalea shrubs.


Peddler’s Village 41st Annual Strawberry Festival – May 6-7th

Celebrate berry season at Peddler’s Village! The weekend’s festivities include strawberry-themed food and beverages, live music, food trucks, kids’ activities and 70 artisans. There will be pie-eating contests at 3 p.m. both days. This event is rain or shine.


Bridgewater Beerfest, Bridgewater – May 20
Beer lovers won’t want to miss the Bridgewater Beerfest, featuring a variety of craft beers and live music.


Pennington Day – May 20
Pennington Day is a community festival featuring live music, games, and local vendors. It’s a perfect opportunity to connect with the local community and enjoy the warm weather.


Bordentown Street Fair, Bordentown – May 20
Explore the historic town of Bordentown at the annual Street Fair, featuring local vendors, food, and entertainment. It’s a great way to experience the town’s unique charm and character.


Summer Book Fest, Flemington – May 26-29
If you’re a book lover, you won’t want to miss the Summer Book Fest in Flemington. The event features book signings, author talks, and a wide selection of books to choose from.


Fine Artisans Show, Flemington – May 28-29
Discover unique handmade crafts and artwork at the Fine Artisans Show in Flemington. This two-day event features a variety of talented artists showcasing their work, making it a great opportunity to find one-of-a-kind treasures.


At Weidel Real Estate, we pride ourselves on being your local experts for over 105 years. We know these communities inside and out and are always happy to answer any questions you may have about the area. Whether you’re looking to buy or sell a home, or simply want to know more about the local events and activities happening in your town, we’re here to help. Don’t hesitate to reach out to us for any assistance or guidance you may need. We look forward to serving you!