America on Tap Beer Festival
June 6: The Sun National Bank Center hosts a
patriotic beer fest featuring two tasting sessions
of more than 100 craft beers. Must be 21 or older
to attend. 12: 30 PM & 5: 30 PM; $35-$45. Trenton
June 6-28: The 2015 Princeton Festival features
23 different music and stage performances over
a three-week period throughout the Princeton
area. The festival also includes workshops,
lectures and a young-adult piano competition.
See website for details; purchase tickets through
the McCarter Theatre box office. (609-258-2787,
40th Annual Rose Day Festival
June 13: Celebrate the 40th anniversary of the
Rudolf W. van der Goot Rose Garden in the
Somerset County Park System with garden tours,
gardening lectures, live music, food vendors and
the popular Rose Sale. 10 AM- 3 PM; free. Colonial
Park (732-873-2459, somersetcountyparks.org).
Belvidere in Bloom
June 20: The Women’s Club of Belvidere hosts
a craft-and antique-vendor festival, with special
events throughout the day including Saturday’s
Secret Garden Tea, Castles and Cottages tour,
Sacred Stained Glass tour, and two Evening
Ghost tours. 9 AM- 5 PM; free. Garret D. Wall Park
Father’s Day at Alba Vineyard
June 21: Enjoy wine tastings (for an additional
$10 on the admission price per person) including
eight samples and a souvenir wine glass. Noon-
5 PM; Admission, adults 21 and older, $10; ages
13-20, $5; children under 12, free. Village of
Finesville (908-995-7800, albavineyard.com).
CARNIVAL & CANDY
June 19-July 5 Enjoy 17 days of
nonstop entertainment at the State
Fair Meadowlands, featuring 150
rides and attractions, a petting zoo,
live music and performers including
hypnotists, big-cat trainers and Ro-saire’s Royal Racing Pigs. $2-$26.97.
102 State Hwy 120, East Rutherford
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