These days, beers come in countless variations. From alcohol level to the color of the brew, there’s a beer type for everyone. World Population Review recently published a report that details what the most popular beer in New Jersey is.

New Jersey has many homegrown craft breweries. In fact, New Jersey Craft Beer reports there are 143 breweries in the state, with 21 Brew Pubs.  Still, with all the hop creativity in the Garden State, New Jersey’s beer brand choice was a household name.

Miller Lite

“Tastes great, less filling” is the beer king of New Jersey. There’s nothing wrong with consistency and being comfortable with a traditional flavor you can count on. Miller Lite has been popular in the market since it was introduced in 1975. It contains 4.2% alcohol by volume and only 96 calories per 12 ounces.  They have classic branding with a logo and label that is recognizable all around the world. Though they do not have a main brewery in New Jersey, they do have major distributors and wholesale partners all over the state. Furthermore, Miller beer is widely associated with Miller Valley in  Milwaukee, Wisconsin where it was founded. Hence, the name the Milwaukee Brewers.

It was a wide gap between Budweiser, claiming 23 states where their beer was the most popular, and the second place brew. Five states were aligned to Bud Light as their choice beverage. Miller Lite was third, claiming Indiana and New Jersey.

As we head towards Memorial Day weekend and the outdoor concert season, it’s very likely you will see plenty of the most popular beer in New Jersey on tap.

New Jersey Food Festival Brings 'Boujee' Eats: What You Need To Know

New Jersey is getting a new food festival! Boujee FoodieCon will be coming to Fort Monmouth in Oceanport on June 3 and June 4. The two-day festival will have culinary contests, games, music, and more.

“We’re thrilled to bring this event to the community,” says CW Events founder, Renee Lam-Whiteman per NJ.com. “It’s a great way to showcase the diverse and extraordinary food and music scene in our area, and to bring people together for a day of fun and celebration.” Co-organizer Melanie Carpenter adds, “This event will showcase the ongoing transformation of Fort Monmouth from a vacant military base to a vibrant epicenter of the area.”

Take a look below to see what events you can expect, live music, and ticket information:

  • Vendors

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    There are several vendors that will be at the festival including food, drinks, and various products. Here are the lists of some of the vendors below:
    – The Butcher’s Block
    – Pancho Mexican Kitchen
    – Birdsmouth Beer – an all lager NJ brewery
    – Mav’s Top Buns – artisanal cinnamon buns
    – Goodlife Coffee Mobile Barista
    – Your Sister’s Balls
    – Hearthly Burger
    – Dim Sum World
    – Exotic Bowls
    – Masha Moro Caviar
    – Stefie the Sommelier Wine Tastings
    – Honeysuckle Nectary Apiary & Gardens
    – Q Company Barbeque
    – Alfonso’s Catering
    – Best Day Ever Ice Cream Truck
    – Crazy Corn 05 – Mexican street corn, mango chamoy and more!
    – Green’s Natural Foods
    – Bella Ciao Pizza
    – Crum & Co. – crumb cake
    – CFS – Complete Fitness Solution: Home of Crossfit Shrewsbury
    – Jaimes – clean, hydrating lip gloss line
    – Oceanport Pharmacy
    – Joyce Murphy, Better Homes and Garden Realtor

  • Saturday (June 3) Events

    Gary Clark Jr. Performs At The Grand Opening Of The Theater At Virgin Hotels Las Vegas

    Gates Open (11 am – 9 pm)
    Daly Irish Dance (11 am- 11:45 am)
    Lakehouse Music Academy Bands (12pm- 2 pm)
    Kül D’Sack (2 pm- 4 pm)
    MC DJ Reem (4 pm- 9 pm)
    Earth Monkeys (4 pm- 6 pm)
    Laura G Music (6 pm- 8 pm)

  • Sunday (June 4) Events

    Fan Festival Official Opening - FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022

    Gates Open (11 am- 9 pm)
    Daly Irish Dance (11:30 am 12:30 pm)
    Damian & the DCQ (1 pm- 3 pm)
    So Watt (3 pm- 5 pm)
    Earth Monkeys (5 pm- 7 pm)

  • Music

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    Live music will also be at the festival, and these four bands and one solo artist will be performing are below:

    So Watt
    Earth Monkeys
    Laura G Music
    Kul D’Sack
    Lakehouse Music Academy bands

  • Ticket Information

    Lollapalooza Chile 2023 - Day 3

    Gates open Saturday, June 3rd at 11 am – 9pm & Sunday, June 4th at 11am to 7pm. Admission is free for children under the age of 10. There are no refunds. This is a rain-or-shine event. In your ticket price you will receive, entrance, parking, entertainment, 360 photo booth, carnival
    You can purchase your tickets here.