Festivals, parades and special events abound in Hammonton including the Red, White and Blueberry Festival, celebrating New Jersey’s famous fruit! The Mt. Carmel Festival, the longest running Italian American festival in the nation features rides and midway games for the whole family and some of the best Italian festival food around. The Food Truck Festival, Halloween and Christmas Parades and a world class Tree Lighting Celebration all help to make Hammonton one of the area’s top destinations.