Events Coming to Morristown, NJ in June
Want to spice up your summer in Morristown? Check out these amazing events for adults and children of all ages.
Summertime is so much fun driving down the beach, hanging by the pool, firing up the barbecue and spending time with the extended family. But don’t worry—if you live in the Morristown area, you won’t have to drive far for some other exciting events taking place just around the corner. Here at Pure Pita, we did some digging and came up with a few fabulous food, hobby and craft festivals you’d be crazy to miss. If you’re able to make one of these sensational events, be sure to stop in for a bite and tell us all about the fun!
Here’s a small sampling of the many highly anticipated events coming to Morristown this June and beyond.
Morristown Food & Wine Festival
Thursday, June 22nd
St. Peter’s Episcopal Church
70 Maple Avenue, Morristown
The first annual Morristown Food & Wine Festival will take place on June 22nd and is already being dubbed the hottest must-attend event of the summer. Attendees will indulge their culinary cravings with a scrumptious selection of food from Morristown’s best restaurants. Guests over 21 may also enjoy a nice variety of vino and beer sponsored by Cambridge Wines, Oyster Bay, Blue Moon, Terrapin, among others.
To kick off what they hope will be a favorite foodie event for many seasons to come, Morristown Social Events is offering tickets at $40 for the first 100 buyers, $50 for regular buyers and $60 for latecomers. Best of all, individual entry will include food and wine samples, so this is a great bargain. Be sure to check out the great entertainment by Brynn Stanley and vote for your favorite dish before leaving. You’ll also be happy to hear that a portion of the proceeds will benefit Family Promise of Morris County.
Excited to attend? Get your tickets here: Morristown Food & Wine Festival
“Cops & Rodders” Classic Car Show & Cruise
Monday, June 12th | Tuesday, July 11th | Tuesday, September 12th
Free admission/No registration fees
The Morristown Green
Have a fondness for all things fast and furious? Everyone from classic car enthusiasts to hot rod aficionados will love celebrating their hobby at the Cops & Rodders Classic Car Show & Cruise taking place on three separate occasions throughout the summer season. Admission and registration are totally free! Just head downtown to the Morristown Green and park your beauty for all to admire.
Organized by the Morristown Police and PBA Local 43, the event has quickly become a favorite for folks looking for an affordable, fun-filled family outing. Be sure to register your car at the fountain, take in an outdoor meal and browse your neighbors’ prized possessions.
Ready to rev your engine? Learn more at the Town of Morristown’s website.
Sunday, June 25th
$30 per person
The Frelinghuysen Arboretum
353 East Hanover Avenue, Morris Township
Does your little one have a penchant for all things fairy? Everyone can share in their whimsical woodland passion at Fairy Day at the Frelinghuysen Arboretum in Morris Township. Local artists will assist attendees as they create their very own fairy house and garden using all-natural materials to be provided. At only $30 per person, this fanciful craft fair is as charming as they come.
As Fairy Day guests create their elfin wonderlands, organizers will dole out free lemonade and yummy treats. Rest assured that this event is for believers young and old alike, so it’s perfect for a mother-daughter outing or for the entire family. Just be sure to preregister by calling 973-326-7603.
Pumped for the pixie party? Learn more at the Morris County Park Commission’s website.
If you miss out on any of these incredible upcoming events in Morristown, remember that Pure Pita is always here for some mouthwatering Mediterranean munchies! Come visit us at 27 South Street in the heart of Morristown.
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