Concert in the Park: Lights Out
Kick off the September concert in the park series with “Lights Out” paying tribute to Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons with the whole family. This concert is sure to please fans both old and new. The rain date for this event is Sept. 9. Free, 7-9 p.m., Amphitheater, 626 Hurffville Cross Keys Road, Washington Township, Twp.Washington.NJ.US
Italian American Festival
This festival is a celebration of Burlington County’s Italian-American community. Enjoy Italian specialties from local Italian restaurants and vendors. There will be wine and beer gardens for adults to grab a refreshing drink, as wel l as rides, games and entertainment for the whole family. $10 per carload (parking fee), times vary, Burlington County Fairgrounds, 1960 Jacksonville-Jobstown Road, Columbus, ItalianAmericanFestival.com
32nd Annual Haddonfield Car Show
If you’re interested in cars then the 32nd Annual Haddonfield Car Show is perfect for you. Sponsored by t he Ankokas Automobile Club of America, this year’s car show will feature cars built before 1918. Kings Highway will be lined with over 2 00 cars for everyone to admire. Trophies will be awarded at the end of the event. Free, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Kings Highway, Haddonfield, Ankokas.com
Medford Oktoberfest & Music Festival
Enjoy this German tradition with craft beer, delicious food and local businesses taking part in the Medford Business Expo. Over 15 bands will play live music on three stages. The event will also have fun activities for kids to participate in. Free, noon-7 p.m., Medford Freedom Park, 86 Union St., Medford, MedfordBusiness.org
10 Year Anniversary Celebration
The Learning Experience in Blackwood is celebrating its 10th year in business with a family-friendly event. Members of the community are invited to enjoy free food and shop from various vendors, and kids will have plenty of activities at hand. 10 a.m.-1 p.m., 606 Little Gloucester Road, Blackwood, rain date Sept. 23
5K & Wellness Day
Come out for a day of wellness for the whole family by participating in the third annual Book It 5K and Wellness Day. Mo rning activities include a kids 100-yard dash, a 1-mile walk and a 5K race. Exercise classes, raffles and food will be provided at the event. Free, 8-10 a.m., Cherry Hill Public Library, 1100 Kings Highway North, Cherry Hill, to register go to RunSignUp.com/bookit5k
A Magical Harry Potter Event
Join other Harry Potter fans as you participate in games a nd activities to earn points for your house. The house with the most points at the end of the event will be rewarded. Come dressed in your house colors or school robes. Children must be accompanied by an adult. $5 for adults, $10 per family, 1-4 p.m., The Collings-Knight House, free, 500 Collings Ave., Collingswood, Collingswood.com
Voorhees Animal Orphanage will host the 22nd annual Woofstock Festival. Food trucks, music and animal rescue groups are some of the many things this festival has to offer for families and pets. The festival is held outdoors to accommodate the thousands of attendees and hundreds of vendors that participate in the annual festival. Free, 11 a.m.-4 p.m., John Connolly Park, 605 Centennial Blvd., Voorhees, VAONJ.org
Published (and copyrighted) in Suburban Family Magazine, Volume 9, Issue 6 (August 2018).
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