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FirstEnergy Park
732-901-7000

4/18 - 4/20
Lakewood BlueClaws
(Philadelphia Phillies)
vs. Lexington Legends
(Kansas City Royals)
Baseball Game 

The BlueClaws opened a brand-new Mini Golf Course, Home Run Pavilion (boardwalk game area), and Biergarten in 2018 and in 2019 will open brand new, revamped picnic areas.

Exit 82 Theatre

4/18 - 4/20, 4/26, 4/27
Rumors -
A play by Neil Simon

Come enjoy the hilarious Neil Simon comedy, RUMORS! Meet four zany couples and witness their dinner party go terribly wrong when Rumors fly!

Jenkinson's Boardwalk & Beach
732-892-0600

4/19 - 4/21
Jenkinson's 2-for-1
Easter Sale

BEST DEAL OF THE YEAR! Jenkinson's  Annual 2-for-1 Easter Sale is Back, On-Site  and Online! You can purchase Easter  2-for-1 Ride Cards at any ticket booth  in the Amusement Park, the ticket  booth next to Boardwalk Bar and  Grill, the ticket booth next to  Jenkinson's Aquarium, South B each Arcade and Jenkinson's South Arcade. (On-site times: 11am-6pm)

4/21
Jenkinson's Easter Parade

1pm
Join Jenkinson's for the annual
Easter Parade on the Boardwalk!
Variety Categories Include: Cutest Girl, 
Cutest Boy, Float, Multiples, & Bonnet.




Casino Pier & Breakwater Beach
732-793-6488

4/19 - 4/21
Casino Pier Annual Easter Sale

Save BIG during Casino Pier's BEST deal of the Year Easter Sale! Information on discounted packages will be available on their website:
www.casinopiernj.com/eastersale


Six Flags Great Adventure
732-928-2000

4/19 - 4/28
Six Flags Great Adventure & Safari Off Road Adventure - Open for Spring Break 

After a long winter, what  better way to celebrate  spring than with coaster,  thrills and family fun?Come  for Opening  Weekend to take a spin on El  Toro, Kingda Ka, Nitro, BATMAN: T he Ride and more. Don't forget  to grab the whole family for an  off- road Safari adventure. Go  round on the big wheel and  catch a glimpse of 2019's new  ride construction and be sure  not to forget that funnel cake!

Tuckerton Seaport & Baymen's Museum
609-296-8868

4/20
Annual Easter Egg Hunt

11am
Everyone wins a prize! Children are divided  into 4 age groups, but you can keep  your kids together in the same group.  The Easter Bunny will be available for  Photos! The Seaport has free admission  all day so please visit our Craft Area,  climb the Lighthouse, play mini-golf,  and do some exploring before you leave!






Surflight Theatre
609-492-9477

4/20
Songs & Tea w/
the Easter Bunny

11am
Enjoy tea and sweets with  the Easter Bunny and his  friends, who will entertain  you with songs, dancing and  fun.




Jenkinson's Aquarium
732-899-1659

4/20
Earth Day Celebration

1pm - 4pm
The battle to keep the  planet healthy and  thriving continues! Join  to find out how you can  help. Keeper chats, activities  and crafts too!



4/22
Penguin Pointers

9am
Get up close and personal with their famous feathered friends while learning about them and their wild cousins. 


4/27 
Turtle Appreciation Day

1pm - 4pm
The battle to keep the planet
healthy and thriving continues. 
Join Jenkinson's Aquarium 
to find out how you can help. 
Activities, crafts, keeper chats 
and more!


Robert J. Novins Planetarium
@ Ocean County College
732-255-0342

4/20
Laser Zeppelin
 
8:30pm
Led Zeppelin is proclaimed by
many critics to be the progenitors
of heavy metal and hard rock,
and their  individualistic style
reset the standards for many
musical genres in the 1960s and 70's.


4/20
Laser iPop
 
2pm
Music from your MP3 player in
spectacular laser light! New
music from today's Pop charts
mixed with a classic from Michael
Jackson and the Jackson 5. iPop
features sizzling  stars, both past, and present, in brilliant laser light.

4/24
Laser Beatles 

2pm
The "Fab Four's" best spanning  6 years and 11 albums becomes  the background for dazzling  laser-art and spectacular digital and analog effects.



4/25
Continuum 

2pm
This odyssey through the  beauty and forces of space  is accompanied by a  mesmerizing soundtrack  composed of selected symphonic  works by Philip Glass, echoing  the immensity of the Universe  in a spectacular transformation  from the infinitely large to the infinitely small!

4/27
Pink Floyd Package 

Dark Side of the Moon: 7pm
The Wall: 8:15pm
Can't choose between Pink Floyd's
The Wall or Dark Side Of The Moon?  Come to both and save with the  Pink Floyd Package includes tickets  to both The Wall and Dark Side Of The Moon.


New Egypt Speedway
609-758-1900

4/20
Mod, NEWS, Crt &
4C + Rookies 

Pit gates open: 3pm
Grandstands open: 4pm
Hot Laps: 5pm
Racing: 6pm

The Vahlco Racing Wheels  Modifieds will be in action
along with the Larry's Hot  Rods & Harley's Northeast  Wingless Sprint Cars, Crate  Modifieds, 4-Cylinders & Lyons  Construction/Metal Fab Rookie Sportsman.

4/27
Mod Twin 20's, NEWS,
Spts, SS, Rookies + GSVSCC 

The Vahlco Racing Wheels
Modifieds will be in action
along with the Larry's Hot
Rods & Harley's Northeast
Wingless Sprint Cars, Crate
Modifieds, 4-Cylinders & Lyons 




On the Beach in Seaside Heights
732-830-3700

4/21
Annual Easter Promenade

Reg: 11am (Visitor's Center)
Judging 1pm (Franklin Ave. Stage) 
Come show off your Easter finery. Contests and prizes for the best dressed! Family entertainment following the contest.Flowers distributed by Mayor and Council. 


Huddy Park in Toms River
732-505-3002

4/26 - 4/28
Huddy Park
In-Water  Boat Show

The Huddy Park In-Water Boat Show  is "FREE" with "FREE BOAT RIDES"!  The Huddy Park In-Water Boat Show  is a family oriented boat show located  in Downtown Toms River in beautiful  Huddy Park. There are many boats in  the water for sea trials as well as boats  on land. There are also vendors and  other activity area's depending on time of year and participation.

Strand Theater
732-367-7789

4/26 - 4/27
50th Anniversary
of the Strawbs 

Celebrate 50 years of Strawbs & 
be a part of history during this 
celebration of the  folk/rock/prog legends, hosted  by founding member Dave Cousins.  For this epic festival, Strawbs past  & present are joined by special &  surprise! musical guests, including  a full symphony orchestra for a gala  event that will showcase every era  of Strawbs' music: folk to Ferryman;  acoustic to electric; the subtle to the symphonic. 

Grunin Center for the Arts @ Ocean County College
732-255-0460

4/26
John Pizzarelli:
A Centennial Celebration
of Nat King Cole

8pm
World-renowned guitarist  and singer John Pizzarelli  has been hailed by the Boston  Globe for "reinvigorating  the Great American Songbook  and re-popularizing jazz. "

4/27
Garden State Philharmonic
presents  Vivaldi - 
The Four Seasons 

7pm
An evening of strings awaits  you as the Garden State  Philharmonic brings Vivaldi's  Four Seasons to life. Each  evoking a different season  of the year, this series of four  concerto's for strings and solo  violin will capture the hearts of  first time concert goers and veterans of the symphony as well.

The Bengal Theatre @ Barnegat High School
609-597-0553

4/26 - 4/28
Our Gang Players, Inc.,
present "Wizard of Oz"

Our Gang Players is pleased to
present the first production of their
2019 season. This is the classic tale
of Dorothy Gale from Kansas who
gets whisked away in a tornado to
a magical land "Somewhere over
the Rainbow".

Laurita Winery
609-758-8000

4/27, 4/28
Laurita BaconFest

It's bacon, Bacon, BAcon,  BACon, BACOn...it's.... BACONFEST!!! Pig out at TWENTY-SEVEN  gourmet food trucks,  ALL BRINGING THE BACON!  Even bacon desserts! Go hog wild  with vendors offering items from  CHOCOLATE-COVERED bacon to bacon SPREADS!  Wallow in the glory that is bacon while you enjoy delicious Laurita wines and Legendary Sangria, live music in The Grove, fireworks Saturday night, and more!  And bring the piglets! They'll squeal with delight when they see the awesome  playground!

Now thru 5/9
2019 Laurita Idol
Spring Singing Showcase!

7pm - 9pm
Come see some amazingly
talented competition in our
Laurita Idol Singing Competition.
Auditions April 4 and Finale May 9.
Register online!


Ocean County Parks & Recreation
732-506-9090

4/27
The 39th Annual
Cattus Island Nature Festival 
@ Cattus Island County Park
732-270-6960

10am - 4pm
FREE Event: All Ages...  something for everyone.  Seining, Archery, Kayak  Tours, Nature Walks, Live  Animal Talks, Fish Printing  Craft, The great Bug Race,  Pine Cone Feeders and more.

4/27
Night of the Stars 
Cloverdale Farm County Park
609-607-1861

8:30pm - 10:30pm
Spend the night under the stars with A.S.T.R.A. Volunteer members will be on-site to share their out-of-this-world knowledge and answer your questions about the great unknown. Feel free to bring your own telescope or they will have telescopes for you to use.

Waretown Recreation and Lake Area
609-693-5407

4/27, 4/28
5th Annual Waretown
Spring Wine Festival  

Noon - 5pm
Enjoy live music while sampling NJ wines Visitors receive a Commemorative wine glass with paid admission. Over 70 wines available to sample.


RWJBarnabas Health Arena
@ Toms River High School North
732-818-8536

4/27
Kenny Vance &
An Evening of Doo Wop
All-Stars!

7pm
An all-star night of doo wop  at RWJBarnabas Health Arena  in Toms River with Kenny Vance  & The Planotones and more!  The Line Up:  Kenny Vance & The Planotones,  Cleveland Still & The Dubs,  The Fireflies,  Lenny and The Demensions.

Riverfront Park  in Point Pleasant
732-892-3434

4/27
Earth Day Celebration 2019

Noon - 4pm
Festival is intended to  bring the community together  to inspire an understanding and  appreciation for our environment.  The theme for this year's celebration  will be "Better in the Bucket in Point Pleasant",  focusing on the community-based mosquito  control. There will be green educational  displays and products, small, local businesses,  music, food, and activities for children.

Veterans' Park in Beach Haven
609-492-0111

4/27
Beach Haven Volunteer
Fire Co. #1
Craft Beer and Food Festival

2pm - 6pm
Live music, food trucks, craft
vendors, and of course beer...
much more than last year!


Wanamaker Field
732-270-6415

4/27
Island Heights Earth Day

9am - 2pm
Celebrate this beautiful  planet we live in! There will  be Eco Friendly Vendors and  Stands with information about
different topics related to green  living and the environment.  We encourage volunteers to come for a Townwide Cleanup, gardens and Bioswale maintenance, enjoy our town's beautiful views while helping the environment. Bring your children to our Eco Crafting Stand and learn more about recycling and composting!

Various Venues on LBI
609-494-7211

4/28
11th Annual LBI
Wedding Road Show
& Party Planning Tour

10am - 4pm
A complimentary day for all  guests who are preparing for  a one of a kind celebration  filled with samples, tastings  and giveaways. Meet directly  with experts that can provide  services for your customized day.  Venues will be open with wedding  professional showcases in addition  to dozens of prize drawings at each  location. Tour only stops include food  and fun. Road Show attendees are  encouraged to pre-register to make  check in quicker on April 28.

Fantasy Island Amusement Park
609-492-4000

Now thru 4/30
The 2019 Pre-Season Ride Sale

The 2019 Pre-Season Ride Sale  will take place April 1-30th!  $60 for 120 Ride Tokens  (Making Tokens 1/2 price!)  You will be able to purchase
online or in the Arcade  during normal operating hours. Limited Time Special!  Purchase online April 1st-14th and receive a brand new 2019 Souvenir Cup for every 2 packages you purchase. Bring your cup with on every visit to the park! Refills are just $0.75 each!

The Downtown Shops @ 53 Main
732-341-8738

5/1
Indoor Winter
Farmers' Market

Noon - 5pm
The Downtown Toms River
Business Improvement District 
is bringing their farmers' market 
back indoors this winter! Join 
the first Weds. of the month, 
Feb-May, located inside The 
Downtown Shops @ 53 Main.  Baked goods, gourmet foods,  Italian specialties, pickles, olives,  salsa, jams, honey, wine, and  homemade butter. check back 
as vendors and items will continually  be updated.



  Supported in part by a grant from the
  NJ State Department,
  Division of Travel and Tourism

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

Director, Virginia E. Haines
Deputy Director, John P. Kelly
Gerry P. Little
Gary Quinn
Joseph H. Vicari, Liaison to Tourism