Events and Activities in Northwest New Jersey

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September 2; Oxford

Shippen Manor Concerts; 908/453-4381

September 4; Budd Lake

36TH ANNUAL SCANDINAVIAN FEST. A celebration of Scandinavia at its best, where you'll discover the customs, the history, the ethnic variety of the six Nordic nations: Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden 10am - 6pm. $11 adv sale, $14 at gate. Vasa Park, 1 Wolfe Rd.

Scandinavian Fest, Inc; 610/417-1483

September 4; Oxford

PADDY AND THE PALE BOYS. Irish Pub Music 5 - 7pm. Free. 8 Belvidere Ave..

Shippen Manor Concerts; 908/453-4381

September 4; Oxford

Shippen Manor Museum; 908/453-4381

September 4; Oxford

Shippen Manor Museum; 908/453-4381

September 10; Belvidere

BELVIDERE HERITAGE DAY. This annual event transforms Belvidere into the Victorian village of yesteryear. Rt. 80, Exit 12, Rt 519 South to Belvidere.

Belvidere Victorian Days; www.belvidereheritage.com

September 10-11; Chester

ANNUAL FALL ARTS & CRAFTS FESTIVAL. Visitors will enjoy masterfully-done, handmade wares of highest quality. 10am - 5pm. $5, under 12 free. . Municipal Field; Gazebo Park on Main Street.

Historic Chester Village; 908/879-2900

September 10-11; Delaware Water Gap, PA

COTA Jazz and Arts; 570/424-2210

September 10-17; Skillman

SOURLAND SPECTACULAR BIKE RALLY. Challenging routes for serious cyclists, as well as shorter alternatives for more casual bikers through lovely woods, scenic vistas, mountain streams and postcard-perfect farms. Otto Kaufman Community Center, Skillman Road.

Sourland Planning Council; 609/397-1233

September 11; Newton

Fairview Lake Camp & Conference Center; 973/383-9282

September 17; Washington

FESTIVAL IN THE BOROUGH. Warren County's largest music and street festival. 11am - 10pm. Free.

Washington Business Improvement District; 908/689-4800

September 17-18; Stewartsville

WEEKEND ARTS WORKSHOP. Saturday: watercolor. Sunday: Paper Arts in AM &Handmade Books in PM. 1 - 3pm. 1 day $95, both days $150, Pre-registration by August 31. Propagate Studio, 2546 Rt. 57.

Warren County ARTs; 908/581-5185

September 23-25; Washington

HOT AIR BALLOONS, FUN AND GAMES FESTIVAL. Car and motorcycle shows, drone racing, quoits, archery, carnival games. Balloon Flights: 6:30 am and 5:00 pm 2 - 9pm. $10; $9 advance. Warren County Community College, 475 NJ-57.

BalloonFestNJ.com; 908/283-0721

September 23-26; Hackettstown

OKTOBERFEST. Free.

Hackettstown BID; 908/850-5004

September 24; Blairstown

Ridge and Valley Conservancy with Thorlabs; 908/362-7989

September 24; Hackettstown

LAUREL CANYON. The season opening Curtain Up performance is an acoustic tribute to the music of Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young. 8pm. Lackland Center, 715 Grand Ave..

Centenary Stage Company; 908/979-0900

September 24; Mount Tabor

PORCH AND GARDEN TOUR. Explore the unique charm of an historic community on a special outdoor-focused self-guided tour that includes exuberant gingerbread porches, delightful cottage gardens, quilt show, limited bonus interiors. 11am - 4pm. $30/ $25 advance. 36 Simpson Ave.

Mount Tabor Historical Society; 973/975-0001

September 24-25; Augusta

PETERS VALLEY CRAFT FAIR. Shop beautiful American Craft made by 150+ exhibiting artists from across the country. There are always ongoing artist demonstrations, live music, great food and kid's art activities. 10am - 5pm. $10. Sussex County Fairgrounds, Plains Rd..

Peters Valley Crafts Center; 973/948-5200

September 30-3; Hackettstown

A YEAR WITH FROG AND TOAD. Young Audience Series Lackland Center, 715 Grand Ave..

Centenary Stage Company; 908/979-0900

October 2; Newton

PIG ROAST & COMMUNITY HARVEST DAY. BBQ, camp activities, friendship and fellowship. $15. 1035 Fairview Lake Road.

Fairview Lake Camp & Conference Center; 973/383-9282

October 8-9; Somerset County

SOMERSET COUNTY'S JOURNEY THROUGH THE PAST. Sites will hold tours led by costumed interpreters and actors portraying historical figures, special collections and exhibitions, and a seemingly unending variety of activities for public involvement and enjoyment. 12 - 4pm. Free.

Somerset County Cultural & Heritage Commission; 908/231-7110

October 8-9; Sussex County

Sussex County Arts and Heritage Council; 973/383-0027

October 10-30; Hackettstown

MY WITCH: THE MARGARET HAMILTON STORIES. The story of Margaret Hamilton, whose Wicked Witch of the West has left an indelible mark on us all. (Fringe Festival) Lackland Center, 715 Grand Ave..

Centenary Stage Company; 908/979-0900

October 13-16; Hackettstown

THE ARTIST WILL BE WITH YOU IN A MOMENT. An immersive audience experience in a solo comic performance as an artist, performer, and clown. (Fringe Festival) Lackland Center, 715 Grand Ave..

Centenary Stage Company; 908/979-0900

October 27; Washington

DAY OF THE DEAD--DIA DE LOS MUERTOS CELEBRATION. Mariachi band, outdoor showing of Disney movie Coco and a bonfire. Movie starts at 7:30pm. 6 - 9pm. Free. 75 East Washington Avenue.

Washington Business Improvement District; 908/689-4800

October 29; Hackettstown

HALLOWEEN DOWNTOWN.

Hackettstown BID; 908/850-5004

November 3-7; Hackettstown

LIVING DEAD IN DENMARK. An action-adventure/horror sequel to William Shakespeare's Hamlet performed by NEXTstage Rep. Lackland Center, 715 Grand Ave..

Centenary Stage Company; 908/979-0900

December 1-11; Hackettstown

CINDERELLA. Family Holiday Spectacular! Lackland Center, 715 Grand Ave..

Centenary Stage Company; 908/979-0900

December 2; Newton

FAIRVIEW LAKE ANNUAL TREE LIGHTING. A fun evening of singing and creating! Tap into your inner cookie designer to sharpen your confectionary crafting skills. Play some of our wintery games as a family. Free. 1035 Fairview Lake Road.

Fairview Lake Camp & Conference Center; 973/383-9282

December 16-18; Hackettstown

THE NUTCRACKER. The talented young dancers of the New Jersey Civic Youth Ballet, Warren County's only non-profit ballet company, featuring professional dancers from around the world. Lackland Center, 715 Grand Ave..

Centenary Stage Company; 908/979-0900

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