NEW JERSEY - Fall begins on Monday, September 23 making the upcoming weekend the final one of 2019. With temps forecast to be summerlike, it's a great weekend to be outside. Here's a list of fun outdoor activities to say goodbye to the summer of 2019.

  • Holland Ridge Farm's Sunflower Festival begins on Saturday, September 21 and runs through September 27. The Cream Ridge farm is open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. The ticket booth closes at 5 p.m.
  • North Wildwood's Irish Festival began on Thursday and runs through September 22. It is billed as the largest Irish Festival on the East Coast.
  • Asbury Park's Sea.Hear.Now Festival takes over this hip spot this weekend with music, yoga and more. For additional information and a full lineup, visit the festival's website.
  • The Pittman Fall Craft Show attracts thousands of shoppers and features more than 200 artisans. The craft show takes place on Saturday, September 21 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  • Downtown Point Pleasant Beach hosts its annual Festival of the Sea on Saturday, September 21 from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Rain date is Sunday.
  • Downtown Westfield holds its FestiFall on Sunday, September 22 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. This family-friendly event features free admission.
  • Arm & Hammer Park in Trenton is the sight of River Fest on Sunday, September 21 from noon until 5 p.m. Admission is $5 and features music, games and a pork roll eating contest.
  • Boyd Park in New Brunswick hosts the Raritan River Festival and Rubber Duck Race on Sunday, September 22 from noon to 6 p.m. The free event features food, craft vendors, a petting zoo, pony rides and more.
  • Head to Allaire State Park in Wall for its annual Apple Festival on Saturday from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tickets are available online.
  • Helmetta holds its annual Helmetta Day on September 21. Fun begins at 4 p.m at the Maple Street Pavilion and includes music, beer garden,games and fireworks at dusk.
  • Spotswood High Schools hosts its second annual Car Show on Sunday, September 22 from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
  • East Brunswick Day celebrates everything EB on Sunday, September 22 from noon to 5 p.m. at the town's Community Arts Center.