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Supported in part by a grant from the  NJ State Department, 
Division of Travel and Tourism
100 Days of Summer
@ The Tuckerton Seaport 

Isn't summer just the best? Well,  hold on to your hats, because it  just got
better with the Seaport's 100 Days of Summer programs!  Join for special activities every day of the week this June through  August. See the decoy
carver, meet live animals, walk the nature trail,  take a kayak tour, and
so much more. Take a look at what's happening now and check back
weekly for updated schedules.

Tuckerton Seaport & Baymen's Museum

Classic Car Cruise

Antique and collectible cars, hot rods,  trucks, motorcycles, and DJ Music.

Downtown Point Pleasant Beach

6/7 - 6/10
The 10th Annual
Film Festival 

The festival will present feature films, shorts, documentaries and family  films,  as well as panel discussions  with leading film  industry  professionals.  Taking  place  on Long  Beach Island, NJ,  one of the East  coast's most popular  surfing destinations.  The festival celebrates  four days of new,  exciting and challenging  films in honor  of Long Beach Island's  historic  Barnegat Lighthouse.

Long Beach Island Foundation of the Arts and Sciences, Loveladies

Doggy Yappy Hour
@ Ocean County Park

6pm - 8pm
Doggy Yappy Hour is an
annual  Free 'everything
dog' related event held
in Ocean County Park in
Lakewood. There will be
vendors, demonstrations
give-a-ways...and new
this year, costume and
trick contests.

Recreation Celebration

5:30pm - 7:30pm
This festival offers a chance to try  out all kinds of recreational  opportunities available in  Ocean County, like : Golf, Soccer,  Softball, Canoeing, Kayaking,  Tennis, Pickleball, Fishing, Birding,
Hiking, Camping and many more.
Each station will feature experts in
the field who can work with kids
and adults. Bring the family.

Night of the Stars
Jakes Branch County Park

Spend  the  night under the  stars with A.S.T.R.A.  Volunteer members of the  club will be on-site to share  out-of-this- world knowledge  and answer your questions  about the great unknown.  Telescopes will be available  for viewing.  

Ocean County Parks

6/9, 6/10
Jersey Shore Wine Festival

Noon - 5pm
The Lakewood BlueClaws will be  hosting  the Jersey Shore Wine  Festival. The  centerpiece of the  festival will be wine  tasting by  New Jersey  wineries from  around  the state;  the event  will also  feature live  musical  entertainment,  food,  crafters,  and the BlueClaws' Jersey  Shore-themed play  area and  mini-golf for kids of all ages to enjoy!

FirstEnergy Park, Lakewood

6/9, 6/10
Pour into Summer
Wine Festival

Sat.: Noon - 5pm
Sun.: Noon - 4pm
Let's get Sipping!
This  2-day  festival
will feature, delicious
eats  from local restaurants, artisan
crafters,  entertaining,
live music and  that's
not  all; they'll have 10
Wineries  for you  to
sample and purchase
wine from  if  you totally fall in love! After all, that's  what happens
all in a day's work of sipping.

Taylor Ave. Ballfield, Beach Haven

JonMarco Gaydos
Actions Sports Competition

Mayor Carmen Amato and the  Berkeley Township Recreation are  proud to announce the inaugural  Action Sports Competition, hosted  by Pro Scooter Champ, JonMarco Gaydos.  Spearheaded by Councilman Angelo  Guadagno.  

Veterans Park, Bayville

Arts & Crafts
by the Sea

11am - 7pm
This annual event
features over
50  artists and
crafters, ranging
from   to home-made
soy  candles and art
works. Enjoy a day
of  shopping with the
sights and sounds  of
the Jersey Shore in the

6/16, 6/17
Sand Soccer Storm 

8th Annual Seaside Heights  Beach Soccer Tournament on the  beach between Dupont and Grant  Avenues. See you on the sand! 

Seaside Heights Boardwalk

Island Heights Cultural & Heritage  Secret Garden and Scenic Porch Tour

10am - 4pm
Island Heights Cultural &  Heritage is  having their Secret  Garden and Scenic  Porches Tour.  They will have 8-10  gardens on  their tour and will have  artists  painting in those gardens. 


Island Heights Cultural & Heritage

Medieval Times Knight Demonstration

10:30am - 5pm
Sword Fight and more Medieval Fun!  Gather around Main Street for a royally  good time! Knights, the Queen, and the  Lord Marshall will be on site from  Medieval Times for photo opportunities,  Q&A sessions, giveaways, and of
course,  a duel!

Switchfoot in Concert

Rock Out at Six Flags Great Adventure  with SWITCHFOOT in concert! Along their journey, concert! SWITCHFOOT
established itself as a world-class live  act with a series of sold-out world tours,  while maintaining an impressive number  of radio hits,
including "Meant to Live,"
"Dare You to Move," "Stars"
and "Mess of Me" .

6/16, 6/17
Food Trucks & Craft Beer Returns! 

Enjoy food trucks full of  delicious treats from all over  the world, plus craft beer on tap!  

Wrestle & Ride 

5pm - 7pm
Enjoy a wrestling event at  Six Flags Great Adventure!  The event takes place in  the Movietown Arena  featuring Rey Mysterio,  Jerry "The King" Lawler,  Billy Gunn and more!

Six Flags Great Adventure, Jackson

Bike Night:
Modifieds, Sportsman, Street Stocks 4-cylinders & Rookie Sportsman  

Graduation Night -Modifieds, Northeast Wingless Sprint Cars, Sportsman, Crate
Modifieds & Rookie Sportsman

New Egypt Speedway

6/11 - 6/14
Lakewood BlueClaws 
(Philadelphia Phillies)
vs. Hagerstown Suns  (Washington Nationals)

6/15 - 6/17
Lakewood BlueClaws (Philadelphia Phillies) vs. Hickory Crawdads
(Texas Rangers) 

FirstEnergy Park, Lakewood

6/12 - 6/17, 6/19 - 6/24
Nice Work If
You Can Get It

A hilarious new screwball comedy,  Nice Work If You Can Get It pokes  fun at the Prohibition era in a clash  of elegant socialites and boorish  bootleggers,
all set to the glorious
songs of George and
Ira Gershwin.

Surflight Theatre, Beach Haven

Cruisin' Downtown Toms River

6pm - 9pm
Cruisin' Downtown is the
second  Wednesday every month from  June thru September featuring  tons of Vintage Automobiles on  display! Enjoy your stay  Downtown!
 Walk our streets, Dine at Restaurants,  Shop Businesses, and Visit the
information  booth to find out more about increased  retail at
The Downtown  Shops @53 Main. 

Downtown Toms River

6/16, 6/17
Schools Out Food & Father's Day
Food Truck Festival

Sat.: 11am - 9pm
Sun.: 11am - 8pm
Bring your dads and grads
and celebrate at our
super fun food truck
festival at Laurita Winery!!

Laurita Winery, New Egypt

2nd Annual Conservation Celebration

9:30am - 3pm
Join for the 2nd Annual "Conservation  Celebration: Sedge Islands" to help  celebrate the achievements of the  Sedge Islands Marine Conservation Zone  at Island Beach State Park.  Enjoy  multiple
tours and fishing and clamming  demos, live terrapin releases
and more!  Stay for lunch and sample clams grown  in the
Conservation Zone,  provided  by The Friends of Island Beach
State  Park and  ReClam the Bay at the Nature Center.

Island Beach State Park, Seaside Park

6/16 - 6/24
JCSA 40th Mako
"Catch It' Fever Tournament 

New 9 day format! This is
a M ako and Thresher   Tournament!
$250,000 in PRIZES!  Based  on 300 boats entered. All  New Calcuttas! $150 - $250
- $350 - $500 *NJ State
Heaviest mako Record
Breaker will win a 2018
Chevy Silverado Truck!

Now through June 30
Jersey Coast Shark Anglers
Striper Marathon Begins

2018 Spring Striper Marathon
May 19th - June 30th 
Fish your way - Private Boat, Head
Boat, Kayak or Beach! Prizes
based on First 120 Anglers!
$7200 in PRIZES!
1st place - $3600
2nd Place - $2160
3rd Place - $1440

Jersey Coast Shark Anglers, Brick
Father's Day Celebration 
@ Jenkinson's Boardwalk & Aquarium

Noon - 8pm
Celebrate Dad this Father's Day
at Jenkinson's Boardwalk! Dads
receive FREE admission to the
Aquarium, Fun House, Mini Golf,
Rides and Adventure Lookout all
day with a paying child! 

Jenkinson's Boardwalk & Aquarium, Point Pleasant Beach

Father's Day at
Casino Pier & Breakwater Beach

Don't know what to get dad for  Father's Day this year? Beat the  heat and get a great deal all at
the same time... This Father's Day,  bring your dad to Casino Pier and  he will ride free* with a paying child
OR cool off at Breakwater Beach  because dad gets in free with a paying child.

Casino Pier & Breakwater Beach, Seaside Heights

So My Dad's a Scallywag,
Fathers and Grandfathers 

Bring Dad and/or Grandpa for a
Pirate Adventure and give him a
chance to act like a kid for a few hours.  Let him release his inner Pirate for free.  Dads and Grandpas are free with the  purchase of a full price ticket.

Jersey Shore Pirates Adventure, Brick

The Downtown
Toms River
Trolley Rides

The trolley will travel from parking areas  to the downtown shops, businesses  and  the library and will run through Labor Day.  Toms River visitors will have a new way to  get around the downtown area, as the  Downtown Trolley begins service. The  free-to-ride service will run from 8am  to 6pm on weekdays and 10am to
8pm  on weekends.

Huddy Park, Toms River

For Many More Exciting Events & Attractions
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Ocean County Board of Chosen Freeholders:

Director,  Gerry P. Little
Deputy Director, John C. Bartlett, Jr
Virginia E. Haines
John P. Kelly
Joseph H. Vicari, Liaison to Tourism