We can’t believe that is almost Memorial Day Weekend. The winter and spring have gone by quickly and now it is time to get ready for the summer season. New Jersey offers a wide variety of activities during Memorial Day Weekend to commemorate those who sacrificed their lives to protect our county. We have highlighted our top New Jersey Memorial Day Weekend Picks.

Jersey Shore Food Truck Festival

When: May 28th-May 30th

Where: Monmouth Park, Oceanport

For all you food lovers out there, this event is perfect for you! The annual Jersey Shore Food Truck Festival at Monmouth Park will feature more than 50 different food trucks, offering a variety of different cuisines. Find fan favorite food choices like fried bacon, cupcakes, waffles, and much more.

95.5 PLJ Summer Kickoff

When: Friday May 27th

Where: Jenkinson’s Pavillion, Point Pleasant Beach

Start off your Memorial Day Weekend right at the 95.5 PLJ Summer Kick-Off. The concert will be at Jenkinson’s Pavillion in Point Pleasant Beach with top artists including the Goo Goo Dolls, American Authors, Magic, and Ruth B. Todd and Jayde will be broadcasting live from the concert. Don’t miss all the action!

Mahwah Memorial Day Parade

When: May 30th

Where: Starts at the Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church

Honor those who have sacrificed their lives for your freedom at the Mahwah Memorial Day Parade. A collection of community groups will be marching in remembrance of those military personnel. This is an event that is both engaging for adults and children.

Wyckoff Y Gallery Exhibition: The Artwork of Mark Obernoff

When: May 30th

Where: Wycoff YMCA

Take a journey through time by viewing artwork from artist Mark Obernoff. There will be various paintings featuring local and other landmarks. If you’d like to explore art and culture on Memorial Day Weekend, this event is for you!

Bradley Beach Memorial Day Weekend Festival

When: May 28th-May 30th

Where:  Bradley Beach

The Bradley Beach Memorial Day Weekend Festival is a local favorite event. A parade kicks off the weekend festivities to honor the fallen soldiers who have protected our country. On Monday, guests can expect to see a large number of food vendors with a lot of treats! Bring your family and see all that this festival has to offer.

From our team to your family, we want to wish you a Happy Memorial Day. We want to honor all of the military personnel that have fought so hard to protect our country.