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Walk N’ Roll, Butterfly Festival and Family Fun Fest in NJ This Week

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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 May 20 through May 26. If you have an upcoming event to share, email news@njtvonline.org with “Community Events” in the subject line.

New Jersey Armed Forces Day Festival
Saturday, May 21 at 8 a.m.
Liberty State Park
Audrey Zapp Drive
Jersey City
http://office@libertyrun.org

Walk N’ Roll
Saturday, May 21 at 8 a.m.
Johnson Park
Piscataway
http://support.childrens-specialized.org/site/TR?fr_id=1040&pg=informational&sid=1011

Jersey Shore Festival
Saturday and Sunday, May 21 and 22 from 9 a.m. to 1 a.m.
The Boardwalk
Seaside Heights
http://www.jerseyshorefestival.com/

Plants, Animals, and Insects — Perfect Together!
Sunday, May 22 at 9 a.m.
Somerset County Park Commission
Environmental Education Center
190 Lord Stirling Road in Basking Ridge
Bernards
http://www.nj.com/events/event/two-dimensions-of-botanical/566636/#1463922000

HappyFest Obstacle Course & Festival
Saturday, May 21 at 9 a.m.
Old Bridge Township Raceway Park
230 Pension Road
Englishtown
http://www.happy-fest-obstacle-course-run-nj.com/

Bergen County Family Fun Fest
Saturday, May 21 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Van Saun County Park
216 Forest Ave.
Paramus
http://www.co.bergen.nj.us/index.aspx?NID=1439

Butterfly Festival
Saturday, May 21 from 10 a.m. 4 p.m.
Wagner Farm Arboretum
197 Mountain Ave.
Warren
http://www.wfafnj.org/events/butterfly-festival-garden-show-family-fun-day/

Kearny Food Truck Festival
Saturday, May 21 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Frank A. Vincent Marina
Passaic Avenue
Kearny
http://kearnypba.com/foodtrucks/

Hoboken Irish Fest
Saturday, May 21 from noon to 6 p.m.
Sinatra Park
Between Fourth and Fifth Street and Sinatra Drive
Hoboken
http://www.hobokennj.org/hoboken-irish-festival-2/

Beer BBQ Bacon Showdown
Saturday, May 21 from noon to 5 p.m.
Lewis Morris Park-Doe Meadow Field
270 Mendham Road
Morristown
http://njbeerbbqfest.com/

Burger Bash — SOLD OUT
Saturday, May 21 from 1 to 5 p.m.
Brigantine Boulevard and Huron Avenue
Atlantic City
http://www.atlanticcityweekly.com/food_and_drink/question-hungry-for-a-good-time-answer-the-burger-bash/article_7024f62e-0194-11e6-ac29-bbc4f4d5a785.html

World Beer Festival
Saturday, May 21 from 4:30 to 9:30 p.m.
Meadowlands Racetrack
1 Racetrack Drive
East Rutherford
https://meadowlandsracetrack.ticketleap.com/meadowlandsbeerfest/dates/May-21-2016_at_0430PM

Broadway Buddy Mentorship Cabaret
Sunday, May 22 at 7:30 p.m.
South Orange Middle School
70 North Ridgewood Road
South Orange
http://thevanguardtheater.weebly.com/performances–programs.html