Mark your calendar for Saturday, May 4th. It's the date of the 9th annual Toms River Food Festival on Washington Street in Downtown Toms River (It's also Star Wars Day)

As always, there will be plenty of food from local businesses, food trucks, shopping, live music, and free kiddie rides.

And once again this year, Toms River Fire Company will be sponsoring the Beer and Wine Garden for the adults!

Please note...Leave your pets at home. They are NOT permitted. According to a press release:

As we want to provide a fun, safe, family-friendly environment, we will not permit pets into the festival grounds.  Pursuant to NJAC 8:24, live animals shall not be permitted on the premises of a retail food establishment.  Properly authorized service animals are allowed.

The band lineup is as follows:

  • 11:30- 1:30- Tuned Up
  • 2:00-3:30- The DeSilvas
  • 4:00- 5:30- The Way Outs
  • 6:00- 8:00- Fish Eyed Blues

Rain date is scheduled for Sunday, May 5th