Restaurant Week Heats Up Wildwood This June

Plus: Congress Hall celebrates its 200th birthday, Whiskey Fest in Morristown, and other food events.

WILDWOOD RESTAURANT WEEK
Wildwood Restaurant Week will be celebrated June 19 through June 24 with participating restaurants offering a special menu featuring four-courses for $30 plus tax and gratuity. A second summer restaurant week will be held from August 21-26. Information at this website.

CONGRESS HALL, CAPE MAY CELEBRATES 200 YEARS
Congress Hall, 200 Congress Place, Cape May, is celebrating its 200th birthday on Thursdays through August 25, with a family-style feast at 6 PM. Reservations: 609-884-6554.

OTHER NJ FOOD EVENTS

THURSDAY, JUNE 16
WHISKEY FEST
Join Cambridge Wines, Town Bar & Kitchen, Jersey Club Sports and Morristown Social Events for the first annual Morristown Whiskey Fest to be held at the event hall at St. Peter’s Episcopal Church, 70 Maple Avenue, Morristown, to benefit the Community Soup Kitchen in Morristown. Over 50 of the world’s finest whiskies will be available for tasting, as well as food from Town Bar & Kitchen and live music. 7 to 10 PM; $100; VIP ticket, 6 PM, $200. Tickets: [email protected].

SATURDAY, JUNE 18
FATHER’S DAY BBQ PAT LAFRIEDA STYLE
A Father’s Day BBQ, Pat LaFrieda style, will be held at Heirloom Kitchen, 3853 Rt 516, Old Bridge. Learn to handle your BBQ like a pro as you get new tips and tricks from guest chef Brian Bennett. Learn the secrets to dry rubs, wet marinades and mop sauces. All meat provided will be sourced from Pat LaFrieda. Bring your own beer or wine. 1 PM; $95. Reservations: 732-727-9444.

SATURDAY JUNE 18 AND SUNDAY, JUNE 19
PROJECT: EATS
Project: Eats, a street festival will be held at 280 Grove Street and City Hall Plaza, Jersey City, from 11 AM to 7 PM.  Food vendors, food tents, trucks, a bar and much more will be in attendance. Information at this website.

MONDAY, JUNE 20
OLIVE OIL TASTING AND MEDITERRANEAN DINNER
An Olive Oil Tasting and four-course Mediterranean dinner will be held at MishMish Café, 215 Glenridge Avenue, Montclair. 6 PM; $85 includes wine. Reservations: 973-337-5648.

TUESDAY, JUNE 21
MOONLIGHT TOUR & DINNER AT RAT’S RESTAURANT
Following a three-course dinner at Rat’s Restaurant, at the Grounds for Sculpture, 16 Fairgrounds Road, Hamilton, a docent led moonlight tour will be held at the Grounds for Sculpture. 6:30 PM; $79; members $69. Resevations: 609-586-0616.

Please send press releases and restaurant news, including information on staff changes, wine tastings, and cooking classes, to [email protected].

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