Oktoberfest, Zombie Walk and Vegfest in NJ This Week


The weekend is here and if you’re looking for a fun activity this weekend or during the upcoming week, here is a list of events happening  Sept. 30 to Oct. 6. If you have an upcoming event to share, email with “Community Events” in the subject line.

Rutgers 250 Corn Maze and Fun Park
Through Nov. 13 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Stony Hill Maze Fun Park
15 North Road

Fright Fest
Weekends through Oct. 31 from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m.
Six Flags
1 Six Flags Boulevard

The Great Pumpkin Festival
Saturdays and Sundays through Nov. 6 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Heaven Hill Farm
451 State Route 94

Harvest Moon Hayride
Weekends, through Oct. 29 from 6 to 10 p.m.
Alstede Farms
1 Alstede Farms Land

Dinosaurs After Dark
Saturday, Oct. 1 at 7 p.m.
Field Station: Dinosaurs-Laurel Hill Park, Fort Lee Road

Fall Forestry Festival
Saturday, Oct. 1 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Environmental Protection’s Forest Resource Education Center

Asbury Park Zombie Walk
Saturday, Oct. 1 at 10 a.m.
Paramount Theater
Asbury Park

DisABILITY Services Fair
Saturday, Oct. 1 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Thomas J. Kavanaugh VFW Hall

Team Hope Walk
Saturday, Oct. 1 at 11 a.m. (registration from 9 to 11 a.m.)
Roosevelt Park

Collingswood Book Festival
Saturday, Oct. 1 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Haddon Avenue

Bilingual Discovery Saturday
Saturday, Oct. 1 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Reeves-Reed Arboretum
165 Hobart Ave.

Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 1 and 2 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Historic Smithville/Village Greene
Route 9 and Moss Mill Road

Saturday, Oct. 1 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Sunday, Oct. 2 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Taylor Avenue Ballfield (Between Ninth Street and Taylor Avenue)
Beach Haven

The Food Truck and Rock Carnival
Saturday, Oct. 1 from noon to 11 p.m.
Sunday, Oct. 2 from noon to 10:30 p.m.
First Energy Park

New Jersey VegFest
Sunday, Oct. 2 from 10:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Hyatt Regency
3 Speedwell Ave.

Historic Downtown Farmers Market
Monday, Oct. 3 from 4 to 8 p.m.
Grove Street Path Plaza
100 Christopher Columbus Drive
Jersey City

Hurricane Update and Winter Forecast with Dan Skelton
Tuesday, Oct. 4 at 7 p.m.
Senior Center
Massachusetts Avenue and Ambler Road
Somers Point

Clothing Closet
Tuesday, Oct. 4 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
St. Paul’s United Methodist Church
17 Franklin St.
Penns Grove

Chicks with Sticks Knit and Crochet Club
Wednesday, Oct. 5 at 11 a.m.
Jersey City Free Public Library (West Bergan Branch)
476 West Side Ave.
Jersey City