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Towaco Music and Fun Festival and Pumpkin Palooza in NJ This Week

NJCommunityEventsThe 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 Oct. 2 through Oct. 8. If you have an upcoming event to share, email news@njtvonline.org with “Community Events” in the subject line.

Towaco Music and Fun Festival
Saturday, Oct. 3 at 10 a.m.
Towaco Train Station Route 202
Towaco
http://www.jcpromotions.info/calendar/event/towaco-new-jersey-190

Hooked Rug Festival
Saturday, Oct. 3rd through Sunday, Oct. 4 at 10 a.m.
Prallsville Mills
Stockton
http://rugfestival.com/

Pumpkin Palooza
Saturday, Oct. 3 through Sunday, Oct. 4 at 11 a.m.
Garden State Discovery Museum
Cherry Hill
http://www.discoverymuseum.com/event/pumpkin-palooza-4/

Whippany Ukrainian Festival
Saturday, Oct. 3 at 11:30 a.m.
Ukrainian American Cultural Center of New Jersey
Whippany
http://www.uaccnj.org/#!ukrainian-festival/c23c9

Piano Men: The Music of Elton and Billy with the William Paterson University Symphony
Saturday, Oct. 3 at 8 p.m.
William Paterson University-Shea center for the Performing Arts
Wayne
http://www.wpunj.edu/wppresents/programs/vistas.dot#PianoMen

Dawn Day: A Tribute to Karen Carpenter
Saturday, Oct. 3 at 8 p.m.
Berrie Center for Performing and Visual Arts-Sharp Theater
Mahwah
http://www.ramapo.edu/berriecenter/event/dawn-day/

HRC Fitness 2nd Annual Charity 5k Benefitting Gigi’s Playhouse Hillsborough
Sunday, Oct. 4 at 9 a.m.
http://gigisplayhouse.org/hillsborough/5k/

Saddle Brook Street Fair
Sunday, Oct. 4 at 10 a.m.
215 Market Street
Saddle Brook
http://www.jcpromotions.info/calendar/event/saddle-brook-new-jersey-108

Italian Heritage Festival of Gloucester County
Sunday, Oct. 4 at 11 a.m.
Riverwinds Community Center
West Deptford
https://www.facebook.com/events/1452484641718133/