12 Beer and Wine Festivals in November (Kid-Friendly!)


This November, hop on the Grape Adventure, bring the family for barefoot grape stomping at Four Sisters Winery in Belvidere, or sip and eat from the yummy food trucks at Food Truck Night on Main Street in Medford. 

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Here are 12 kid-friendly beer and wine festivals in November

Food Truck Fridays at White Horse Winery
November 9, 16, 23, 30, 5:30PM – 8:30PM
Come out for a wine tasting, glass, or bottle, and enjoy family time by a fire pit, out in the courtyard, or at a table inside. Hungry? White Horse Winery has different delicious food truck options every Friday.
White Horse Winery, 106 Hall Street,
Hammonton, NJ
Cost: Free to Attend

Jeeps In The Vineyard
November 10, 9AM – 2PM
To celebrate the 10th anniversary of Jeeps in the Vineyard at Valenzano Winery, there will be Jeep Vendors, craft vendors, a mouth-watering food truck alley, on-site BBQ, and a family fun area. All proceeds will benefit Operation Yellow Ribbon of South Jersey, an organization that collects donations to send care packages to our troops. 
Valenzano Winery Festival Grounds, 1320 Old Indian Mills Rd, Shamong, NJ
Cost:  Free to Attend

Sharrott Winery Sunday Live Music Series
November 11, 18, & 26, 1PM – 4PM
The best way to spend a Sunday? Enjoy live music and wine tasting; then purchase a bottle to savor during the performance. Live music performed in Sharrottt Winery with indoor and outdoor seating available. Cheers!
Sharrott Winery, 370 S Egg Harbor Rd., Winslow Township, NJ
Cost: Free to Attend

Pints 4 Paws
November 10, 1PM – 4PM
The Garden State Beer Company needs your help – they’re asking you to drink their beer and help raise money for A Voice for Paws, an organization that helps dogs in Gloucester County. Sounds like you have to do this. Join in on the fun with cold beer and plenty of fun activities for your family and your pup.
Garden State Beer Company, 247 E White Horse Pike, Galloway, NJ
Cost: Kids free, $10 donation includes 1 beer!

Crafts and Drafts at Jersey Girl Brewing Fall
November 10,  2PM – 7PM
Santa Claus is comin’ to town – stock up on your holiday gifts and keep warm with a Jersey Girl beer. Jersey Girl Brewing for Crafts and Drafts: Handmade Holiday Market is an indoor pop-up market, featuring 16 local artisans who will hook you up with the most unique treasures by the menorah or under the Christmas tree from handmade soaps to toffee. The whole family is invited. 
Jersey Girl Brewing, 426 Sand Shore Rd, Hackettstown, NJ
Cost: Free

Laurita Veteran’s BBQ & Chili Weekend with Food Trucks & Fire Pits Too!
November 10th from 11AM – 9:45PM and November 11th from 11AM – 8PM
Laurita Veteran’s BBQ & Chili Weekend with Food Trucks & Fire Pits Too is Laurita’s final food truck festival of 2018. Food and wine lovers will converge for fun food, tasty wines, live music, and fireworks all at the relaxing setting of Laurita Winery. Snap a few photos for insta with the fam at the winery with the gorgeous rolling hills in the background. 
Laurita Winery; 85 Archertown Rd, New Egypt, NJ
Cost: 20 and under Free, $8 in advance, $10 at the door

Barefoot Grape Stomp at Four Sisters Winery
November 11, 5PM
A new activity for the fall – bring the family to stomp on some grapes! Yes, it’s barefoot grape stomping time at Four Sisters Winery. This event includes a formal wine tasting, Italian spaghetti with meatballs, garden salad, dessert, and coffee. Before you get your feet dirty, the wine cellar tour describes the process of wine-making. Then it’s off with your shoes and socks for barefoot grape stomping, your littles will love it. 
783 North Bridgeville Road (County Route 519) Belvidere, NJ
Cost: $37 per person plus tax. Reservations Required; Get tickets by calling 908-475-3671.

Food Truck Nights on Main Street
November 15, 5PM – 9PM
November is the season of giving thanks, so this event is running a food drive for local families in need. Head out to Main Street to give back, eat well, and try craft beers. 
S Main St, Medford, NJ
Cost: free

Yappy Hour at Raritan Bay Brewing Co
November 15, 5PM – 8PM
A family night out shouldn’t always mean leaving your pooch at home. Now you can bring them to Yappy Hour at Raritan Bay Brewing, a microbrewery in Keansburg that has something for all palettes. They offer other special events too like yoga and beer classes. 
Raritan Bay Brewing Co, 32 Church Street, Keansburg, NJ
Cost: Free to Attend

GSWGA’s Holiday Wine Trail Weekend
November 23 – 25, 12PM – 5PM
Beginning on Black Friday and continuing through the weekend, shoppers will have a few cozy and enjoyable stops to make before rushing home with their treasures. Winery tasting rooms from Sussex to Cape May will invite patrons to travel the New Jersey Wine Trail, with special tastings, entertainment, food pairings, discounts, and sales. The Garden State Wine Growers Association’s annual Holiday Wine Trail Weekend is held at over 45 participating New Jersey wineries and vineyards statewide.
Participating Wineries and Vineyards
Cost: Varies Per Location

4JG’s Winery’s Holiday Shopping and Sipping
November 23 – 25, 12PM – 5PM
4JG’s Holiday Wine weekend is an annual celebration of good wine and live music shared with family and friends. 4JG’s has great gift ideas for all of the wine lovers on your list, so you might get some Christmas shopping done too. Win-win. 
127 Hillsdale Road, Colts Neck, NJ
Cost: $10 for Adults 21+, 20 and under free

Willow Creek Winery’s First Annual Harvest Festival
November 24, 11AM – 5PM, Rain Date: November 25
Join Willow Creek Farm & Winery for their first Harvest Festival. Enjoy a good family BBQ, local vendors, kids rides, live music, and of course, delicious wines. Your kids will love the bounce houses, carousel, and Turbo Tubs. 
168 Stevens Street, West Cape May, NJ
Cost: $15 Kids 10 and Under, $25 Adults


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Erika is a yogi, writer, coffee enthusiast, and world traveler. If she's not at the beach or chasing the sunset, she's looking for the best iced coffee she can find and planning her next adventure. Her favorite NJ spots include The Saint, Island Heights, and Lava Java House.