Join the Celebration in 2020!

facebookIn light of recent events, due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, organizers of one of New Jersey’s most popular wine festivals have postponed their dates to the fall.

The 6th Annual Waretown Spring Wine Festival, scheduled for Saturday, May 2 through Sunday, May 3, will now be held Saturday, September 12 through Sunday, September 13, from 12 noon to 5 p.m.

Tickets already purchased through Groupon and Eventbrite are valid.

Sylvia Allen, organizer of the two events, says “The safety, health and well-being of our eventgoers and vendors are always our utmost priority. We look forward to seeing everyone this fall, and we send our well wishes to all during this difficult time. We will get through this.”

Waretown, which is located just a short distance from Long Beach Island, will host its 5th annual Waretown Spring Wine Festival, Saturday, September 12th through Sunday, September 13th, 2020. Festival goers can look forward to tasting wines from many of the state’s most prized wineries during the two-day event.

Download 2020 Vendor Forms:
Winery Application
Commercial Vendor and Hold Harmless Forms
Crafter Vendor Form
Merchandise Vendor Form




The wine festival will be held in the Waretown Recreation and Lake Area, located at 182 Wells Mill Road.

On Saturday, September 12th through Sunday, September 13th, festival goers can look forward to sampling wines from a nice variety of award-winning Garden State wineries. In addition to wine tastings, there will also be live entertainment, as well as crafters, retail vendors, and food vendors all overlooking a beautiful lake situated under magnificent shade trees. The festival will be held each day from 12 p.m. noon to 5 p.m. ET., rain or shine.


DiMatteo Vineyards
Chestnut Run Farm

Plagido’s Winery
Villari Vinyards

2020 Winery Application



Tickets are available now at and Groupon
$15 until July 15th
$20 July 16th – September 11th
$25 Date of Event Purchase
$5 Designated Driver & Festival Goer
FREE for Children Under 12




Crabdaddy Band

Crabdaddy Band

Tony Costa

Tony Costa



Download 2020 Vendor Forms:
Commercial Vendor and Hold Harmless Forms
Crafter Vendor Form
Merchandise Vendor Form

2020 Artisan Crafters and Vendors
Gourmet Creations
Mia Famiglia Cigars
Renewal By Anderson

2020 Food Vendors
Coastal Flavors Company
Empanada Lady
Highway 2 Ohana Food Truck
Latin Bites
Rescue Rolls

For The Pure Fun of It!
Club Exploria
Ocean County Library
State Farm Insurance
Waretown Branch Ocean County Library

Vendors and entertainment are constantly being added to this event. For the most recent information, please visit our Facebook page.



All net proceeds from the wine festival are donated to Sylvia’s Children, a Holmdel-based 501(c)3 organization working over the past 12 years to improve the living conditions for more than 1,000 children in the village of Mbiriizi in Uganda, Africa.

For more information, contact Sylvia Allen, or 732 946 2711.