Upcoming Events & Festivals
9/12 - 9/24
in Ocean County!!



Stafford Township 
Arts Center


The Stafford Township Arts Center 609-489-8600 http://www.staffordschools.org/STAC
The Strand Theater


September 23
Travis Tritt


Strand Theater, Lakewood 
732-367-7789, www.strand.org
Seaside Heights


Seaside Heights
732-830-3700, www.exit82.com
Point Pleasant Beach
Chamber of Commerce


Downtown Point Pleasant Beach
Pinelands Brewing Company


Pinelands Brewing Company, Little Egg Harbor
Laurita Winery

September 16 & 17
A Touch of Italy
Food Trucks and Fire Pits


September 22
Tequila Rose Band in the Grove 


Laurita Winery, New Egypt
Makers Fest


Manahawkin Lake
www.themakersfest.com

Lakewood Lions


Pine Park, Lakewood
Barnegat - Waretown Chamber of Commerce


Downtown Barnegat
609-698-0080, http://www.barnegat.net
Borough of Beach Haven



Taylor Avenue Park, Beach Haven
Seaside Semper Five


Toms River Chamber of Commerce


Toms River Country Club
Antique Classic Boat Show
Barnegat Bay Chapter


Johnson Bros. Boat Works, Point Pleasant
Seaside Heights Beach

September 22 - 24
9th Annual "QUE by the SEA"
BBQ Festival & Competition


Seaside Heights
732-830-3700,  www.exit82.com
St. Barbara's Greek Orthodox Church

September 22 - 24


St. Barbara's Greek Orthodox Church, Toms River
Tuckerton Seaport & Baymen's Museum

September 22
The Oyster Farmers Screening 


September 23
Water Taxi Service @ Tuckerton Seaport


Tuckerton Seaport & Baymen's Museum
609-296-8868, www.tuckertonseaport.org
Lakewood BlueClaws
New Jersey Sea Grant Consortium

September 22 - 24


FirstEnergy Park - Home of the Lakewood BlueClaws
Ocean County Parks & Recreation



732-506-9090, www.oceancountyparks.org
Friends of 
Island Beach State Park

September 23


Island Beach State Park, Seaside Park
Borough of Lavallette

September 23


Lavallette Gazebo
Borough of Seaside Park


1701 N Ocean Ave., Seaside Park
Six Flags Great Adventure

September 23


Six Flags Great Adventure, Jackson
Downtown Toms River

9/13 - Cruisin' Downtown





Downtown Toms River
The Lizzie Rose Music Room

9/15 - Mojo Gypsies

9/23 - Quiet Storm

9/22 - Violette La Vie En Rose





The Lizzie Rose Music Room, Tuckerton 
Grunin Center for the Arts

9/16  - The British Invasion Years

9/19 - Champian Fulton

9/22 - Neil Berg
101 Years of Broadway


Grunin Center for the Arts @ Ocean County College, Toms River
Robert J. Novins Planetarium

9/23 - Fall Star Party





Robert J. Novins Planetarium
Ocean County College, Toms River
732-255-0342, www.ocean.edu
            Upcoming Events by Date        

9/13
A Concert: Fred Lehotay & "The Ragtimers"
Brick's Civic Plaza, Brick

9/13
Cruisin' Downtown
Downtown Toms River

9/13 - 9/16
Comedian "Raymond, the Amish Comic"
Uncle Vinnie's Comedy Club, Point Pleasant Beach

9/14
Comedy Night
Strand Theater, Lakewood
732-367-7789,  www.strand.org

9/15
Mojo Gypsies
The Lizzie Rose Music Room, Tuckerton

9/15
Movies at the Lake
Pine Lake, Manchester

9/15, 9/16
WOODSTAC: A Celebration of the Sixties
The Stafford Township Arts Center

9/16, 9/17
Back to School Food Trucks and Fire Pits
Laurita Winery, New Egypt

9/16, 9/17
Lakewood Lions Renaissance Faire
Pine Park, Lakewood

9/16
Rock the Farm presents "Faux-Chella"
Music & Food Truck Festival
Seaside Heights
732-830-3700, www.exit82.com

9/16
The Makers Festival
Manahawkin Lake

9/16
40th Annual Festival of the Sea
Downtown Point Pleasant Beach

9/16
Crafts & Drafts Craft Market
Pinelands Brewing Company, Little Egg Harbor

9/16
3rd Annual Seafood Festival
Taylor Avenue Park, Beach Haven

9/16
FrightFest Begins Weekends
Six Flags Great Adventure, Jackson

9/16
24th Annual Youth Fishing Tournament
Island Beach State Park, Seaside Park
848-333-1949, http://friendsofibsp.org

9/16
34th Antique and Classic Boat Show
Barnegat Bay Chapter
Johnson Bros. Boat Works, Point Pleasant
610-277-2121

9/16
Seaside Semper Five Marine Corps 5K
Seaside Park

9/16
Barnegat's Pirates Day
Downtown Barnegat
609-698-0080, http://www.barnegat.net

9/16
SUP the River 2017
Toms River County Club

9/16
Atlantic City Ballet Presents:
In the Eye of the Storm/Impressions
Strand Center for the Arts, Lakewood
732-367-7789, http://www.strand.org

9/16
Festival of the Sea 5K
Various Roads, Point Pleasant Beach

9/16
The British Invasion Years
Grunin Center for the Arts @ Ocean County College, Toms River

9/16
Basket Tray Class
Tuckerton Seaport & Baymen's Museum

9/16
Giant Yard Sale & Kids' Stuff
Ocean County Park, Lakewood
732-506-9090, www.oceancountyparks.org

9/17
2nd Annual United Car Club Car and Truck Show
Veteran's Park, Bayville

9/17
The Ghosts of Duffy's Cut
Ocean County Historical Society, Toms River

9/17
Viking Village Antique & Collectible Show
Viking Village, Barnegat Light

9/19
Champian Fulton
Grunin Center for the Arts @ Ocean County College, Toms River

9/20, 9/21
Comedian Joseph Anthony
Uncle Vinnie's Comedy Club, Point Pleasant Beach

9/21
Battle for Guadalcanal
Ocean County Library-Manchester Branch, Manchester

9/22, 9/23
Comedian Jim Florentine
Uncle Vinnie's Comedy Club, Point Pleasant Beach

9/22 - 9/24
9th Annual "QUE by the SEA" BBQ Festival & Competition
Grant Ave., Seaside Heights
732-830-3700, http://www.exit82.com

9/22 - 9/24
St. Barbara's Greek Festival
St. Barbara's Greek Orthodox Church, Toms River

9/22 - 9/24
Jersey Shore Boat Sale & Expo
FirstEnergy Park
Home of the Lakewood BlueClaws, Lakewood

9/22
Neil Berg 101 Years of Broadway
Grunin Center for the Arts @ Ocean County College, Toms River

9/22
The Oyster Farmers Screening
Tuckerton Seaport
609-296-8868, www.tuckertonseaport.org

9/22
Tequila Rose Band in the Grove
Laurita Winery, New Egypt
609-758-8000, www.lauritawinery.com

9/22
Violette La Vie En Rose
The Lizzie Rose Music Room, Tuckerton

9/23, 9/24
Ocean County Decoy & Gunning Show
Tip Seamen County Park &
Tuckerton Seaport & Baymen's Museum
732-506-9090, www.oceancountyparks.org

9/23
Barrier Island Classic Surf Contest
Island Beach State Park, Seaside Park
848-333-1949, http://friendsofibsp.org

9/23
Soups of the Shore & Craft Festival
Lavallette
732-793-7477, www.enjoylavallette.com

9/23
Seaside Park Bring 'em Out Truck Show
1701 N Ocean Ave., Seaside Park

9/23
Water Taxi @ Tuckerton Seaport
609-296-8868, www.tuckertonseaport.org

9/23
Inflatable 5K Race
Six Flags Great Adventure, Jackson

9/23
Fall Star Party
Robert J. Novins Planetarium @ Ocean County College, Toms River
732-255-0342, www.ocean.edu

9/23
Quiet Storm
The Lizzie Rose Music Room, Tuckerton

9/23
Travis Tritt
Strand Theater, Lakewood
732-367-7789,  www.strand.org

9/23
Endangered Wings: Monarch Migration
& Bugs Art Show Closing
Insectropolis, Toms River
732-349-7090http://www.insectropolis.com

9/24
Island Life - Plein Air Plus Exhibition: Opening Reception
The LBI Foundation of the Arts & Sciences, Loveladies

9/24 
Dog Fest 2017
The Grove at the VFW, Brick

Ongoing Events
EVERY DAY EVENTS
 
Barnegat Lighthouse State Park 
Barnegat Light
609-494-2016,
www.state.nj.us/dep/parksandforests/parks/barnlig.html
 
Double Trouble State Park 

Island Beach State Park 
Seaside Park
732-793-0506,
www.friendsofibsp.org

Jenkinson's  Aquarium 
Point Pleasant Beach
732-892-0600,
www.jenkinsons.com
 
Ocean County Parks 
732-506-9090, www.oceancountyparks.org
 
Popcorn Park Zoo 
Forked River
609-693-1900,
http://www.ahscares.org

The Edith Duff Gardens 
Barnegat Light
609-494-8578, http://lbi.net/nonprof/edgwinn.htm

Tuckerton Seaport & Baymen's Museum 
Tuckerton
609-296-8868, www.tuckertonseaport.org 
 
WEEKLY ON MULTIPLE DAYS
 
Fri. - Sun.
Seasonal Planetarium & Laser Shows 
Robert J. Novins Planetarium, Ocean County College, Toms River
732-255-0400, www.ocean.edu

Sat. & Sun.
Casino Pier Amusement Park
Seaside Heights
732-793-6488 www.casinopiernj.com

Sat. & Sun.
Cattus Island Nature Walks, Live Animal Talks & Turtle Feeding 
Cattus Island County Park, Toms River
732-270-2960, http://www.oceancountyparks.org

Sat. & Sun.
Free Vineyard Tours 
Laurita Winery, New Egypt
Tues. - Sat.
Cruise on the River Lady Paddle Wheeler 
Toms River
732-349-8664, www.riverlady.com

Tues., Thurs. & 1st Sat.
Victorian Museum Tours

Ocean County Historical Society, Toms River
732-341-1880, www.oceancountyhistory.org

Wed. & 2nd & 4th Sat.
Joint Base Lakehurst Tour
Call Ahead Reservations Required
Lakehurst
732-818-7520, www.nlhs.com

Wed. - Sat. 
Uncle Vinnie's Comedy Club
Point Pleasant Beach
732-899-3900, www.unclevinniescomedyclub.com

Wed. - Sun. 
History on Wheels Automotive Display
Point Pleasant
732-899-0012,
www.vintageautomuseum.org
 
Various Days 
Art Classes
Long Beach Island Foundation of the Arts & Sciences
Loveladies 609-494-1241, www.lbifoundation.org
Pine Shores Art Association
Manahawkin 609-597-3553, www.pineshoresartassociation.org
Ocean County Artists' Guild
Island Heights732-270-3111, www.ocartistsguild.org  

WEEKLY ON SATURDAYS
 
Brick Township Farmers' Market
(until Sept. 17) 
Windward Beach, Brick
732-262-1075, http://www.brickfarmersmarket.com

Drop by Science on the Fly 
Jakes Branch County Park, Beachwood
732-281-2750, www.oceancountyparks.org

Live Country, Bluegrass, & Folk Music Concert 
Albert Music Hall, Waretown
609-971-1593, www.alberthall.org

See, Touch & Learn About Baby Clams & The Bay 
Holiday Harbor Marina, Waretown
732-349-1152, www.reclamthebay.org

The Looney Bin Comedy Club 2
(occasional Saturdays)
Capone's Restaurant, Toms River
908-414-7097,
http://looneybintomsriver.nightout.com   

WEEKLY ON SUNDAYS
 
Live Animal Talks & Discovery Nature Walks 
Jakes Branch County Park, Beachwood
732-281-2750,
www.oceancountyparks.org
 
Point Pleasant Beach Farmer's Market 
Borden's Parking Lot, Point Pleasant Beach
732-899-2424,
www.pointpleasantbeachchamber.com

  WEEKLY ON MONDAYS
 
Island Heights Farmers' Market
Wanamaker Complex, Island Heights

See, Touch & Learn About Baby Clams & The Bay
Seaside Park/Island Beach State Park Marina
732-349-1152 www.reclamthebay.org

WEEKLY ON TUESDAYS
 
See, Touch & Learn About Baby Clams & The Bay
Cattus Island County Park, Toms River
732-349-1152,  www.reclamthebay.org

WEEKLY ON WEDNESDAYS

Downtown Toms River Farmers' Market
*New Location* Ocean County Parking Garage Lawn/Hadley Ave., Toms River
732-341-8738, http://www.downtowntomsriver.com    

Girls' Night Out
Laurita Winery, New Egypt
609-752-0200,
www.lauritawinery.com
 
See, Touch & Learn About Baby Clams & The Bay 
Cattus Island County Park, Toms River &
732-349-1152 www.reclamthebay.org
 
WEEKLY ON THURSDAYS
 
Barnegat Farmers' Market 
Barnegat Municipal Parking Lot
609-698-0080, www.barnegat.net

Bay Head Farmers' Market
Bay Head Municipal Parking Lot
917-359-9736, www.bayhead.org

See, Touch & Learn About Baby Clams & The Bay 
Surf City Yacht Club
732-349-1152
www.reclamthebay.org
 
WEEKLY ON FRIDAYS
 
Amusement Park Wristband Night
(until Sept. 15) 
Jenkinson's Boardwalk, Point Pleasant Beach
732-892-0600, www.jenkinsons.com

Lacey Township Farmer's Market
(until Sept. 15)
Lacey Community Hall
609-548-9515, www.laceytownship.org

See, Touch & Learn About Baby Clams & The Bay 
732-349-1152 www.reclamthebay.org @ the places listed below:
Barnegat Light Nursery Municipal Boat Ramp
Little Egg Harbor Yacht Club, Beach Haven
Mantoloking Yacht Club, Mantoloking
Morrison's Marina, Beach Haven
Old Coast Guard Station, Beach Haven

Stafford Township Farmers' Market 
Manahawkin Flea Market
609-597-1017, www.manahawkinfleamarket.com
  Art Classes & Exhibits    
 
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DAILY ART CLASSES

Long Beach Island Foundation of the Arts & Sciences, Loveladies 
609-494-1241, www.lbifoundation.org 
 
Ocean County Artists Guild, Island Heights 
732-270-3111, www.ocartistsguild.org  
 
Pine Shores Art Association, Manahawkin

Pop-Up Projects @ Just Bead It
Beach Haven 609-492-2323
Surf City 609-494-8177
 
EXHIBITS
 
Daily
Tuckerton Seaport's Hunting Shanty & Baymen's Museum Exhibits
Tuckerton 609-296-8868, www.tuckertonseaport.org 
 
Long Beach Island Foundation of the Arts & Sciences, Loveladies
609-494-1241, www.lbifoundation.org  
 
Mon. - Fri.
Alumni Exhibit of Emily Donovan '15
M. Christina Geis Art Gallery
Georgian Court University, Lakewood
732-987-2263, www.georgian.edu
 
Tues. - Thurs. & 1st Sat.
Historical Exhibit
Ocean County Historical Society, Toms River

Tues. - Sun.
Art Auction (September)
Ocean County Artists' Guild, Island Heights
732-270-3111, www.ocartistsguild.org 

Wed. - Sun. 
History on Wheels Automotive Display
Vintage Automobile Museum, Point Pleasant
732-899-0012, www.vintageautomuseum.org
 
Fri., Sat. & Sun.
Shipwrecks of the Jersey Shore, The History of Lifesaving, &
The Morro Castle Incident Exhibits
New Jersey Museum of Boating, Point Pleasant
732-606-7605, www.njmb.org  
Museums & Historic Exhibits     

  Civil War Courthouse

Daily
Barnegat Light Museum 
Barnegat Light
609-494-8578 www.bl-hs.org  

Daily
Long Beach Island Historical Museum 
Beach Haven
609-492-3988 www.lbimuseum.com   

Daily
NJ Maritime Museum 
Beach Haven
609-492-0202 www.njmaritimemuseum.org     

Daily
Tuckerton Seaport & Baymen's Museum 
Tuckerton
609-296-8868 www.tuckertonseaport.org   

Sat.
The Cottage Museum 
Island Heights
732-929-1486 www.islandhts.org/IHC&HA.htm
  
Sat. 
Ocean Gate Museum 
Sat. & Sun.
John F. Peto Museum 
Island Heights
732-929-4949
www.petomuseum.org

Sat. & Sun.
Havens Homestead Museum 
Brick
Sun. & Wed.
Lakehurst Historical Society Museum 
Lakehurst
732-657-8864 www.nlhs.com

Sun. & Wed.
New Egypt Historical Society Museum
New Egypt
609-758-8111 www.newegypthistoricalsociety.com

Tues. & Fri.
Walking Tours Through Historical Beach Haven 
LBI Historical Association Museum, Beach Haven
609-492-0700 www.lbimuseum.com

Tues. - Fri. 
Ocean County Historical Society
Toms River
732-341-1880
www.oceancountyhistory.org
  
Tues., Wed. & 1st Sat.
Ocean County Historical Society Museum Research Center

Toms River
732-341-1880 www.oceancountyhistory.org   

Tues., Thurs. & 1st Sat.
Victorian Museum Tours

Ocean County Historical Society, Toms River
732-341-1880 www.oceancountyhistory.org

Tues., Thurs. & Sat.
Toms River Seaport Society & Maritime Museum 
Toms River
732-349-9209 www.tomsriverseaport.org   

Wed. & 2nd & 4th Sat.
Joint Base Lakehurst Tour
Call Ahead Reservations Required
Lakehurst
732-818-7520 www.nlhs.com   

Wed. & Sat.

The Giffordtown School House Museum 
Tuckerton
609-294-1547 http://www.tuckertonhistoricalsociety.org  

Wed. - Sun.

New Jersey Museum of Boating 
Point Pleasant
732-606-7605 www.njmb.org   

Wed. - Sun.

History on Wheels Automotive Display 
Vintage Automobile Museum Open, Point Pleasant
732-899-0012 www.vintageautomuseum.org



                               
Ocean County Dept of Tourism
732 929 2000  OceanCountyTourism@co.ocean.nj.us

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