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Robert J. Miller Air Park

Now thru 7/14
2019 Ocean County Fair

2019 Ocean County Fair will be  5 days filled with entertainment,  4H displays and animals. Rides,  games and food. Chainsaw carver,  pig races and a walk thru/hands on  butterfly encounter. Sit back and listen  to the music or be entertained by the  magic of our County Fair. Make new  family memories or relive memories
of your youth.

Downtown Point Pleasant Beach

Point Pleasant Beach
Ladies Night Out

4pm - 9pm
The Point Pleasant Beach Chamber of Commerce  would like to invite you to our annual "Ladies Night Out".  Downtown Point Pleasant Beach will be bustling with  in-store specials and raffles, discounts, entertainments,  hors d'oeuvres and refreshments will be served at many locations.

FirstEnergy Park

7/11 - 7/14
Lakewood BlueClaws
(Philadelphia Phillies) vs.
Hagerstown Suns
(Washington Nationals)
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.

Grunin Center for the Arts @ Ocean County College

7/11 - 7/13
Into the Woods

Into the Woods tells the story
of a Baker and his wife, who wish
to have a child; Cinderella, who
wishes to attend the King's Festival;
and Jack, who wishes his cow would give milk.  When the Baker and his wife learn that they  cannot have a child because of a Witch's curse,  the two set off on a journey to break the curse.  Everyone's wish is granted, but the consequences  of their actions return to haunt them later with disastrous results.

Surflight Theatre

Now thru 7/14
Peter Pan
Children's Theatre

Surflight's award winning
Children's Theatre productions
bring their favorite stories to life,
live on stage.

7/16 - 7/21, 
7/23 - 7/28, 7/30,  7/31
Mamma Mia!

ABBA's hits tell the hilarious story
of a young woman's search for her
birth father. This sunny and funny
tale unfolds on a Greek island paradise.  A mother. A daughter. Three possible dads.  And a trip down the aisle you'll never forget!  A few favorites you'll hear: "Dancing Queen",  "Mamma Mia", "Knowing Me, Knowing You".

7/17 - 7/21
Wizard of Oz
Children's Theatre

Surflight's award winning  Children's Theatre productions  bring their favorite stories to life, 
live on stage.

Brick Township Recreation

*Rescheduled for Aug. 5
due to impending weather
conditons! **
Summerfest 25! 
Brian Kirk &
The Jirks Concert!
@ Windward Beach Park

Summer Fest 25! Celebrating 25 Summers  With Live Band Brian Kirk & The Jirks!

Movies in the Park: 
Marry Poppins Returns
@ Arrowhead Park

At Dusk
Come See a Free Movie in the Park! Our second movie in the park Mary Poppins Returns.  Please bring your own chairs and blankets!

Summerfest 25! 
Boat House Row Band Concert!
@ Windward Beach Park

7 pm
Summer Fest 25!
Celebrating 25 Summers!
Enjoy Live Music with the Band -
Boat House Row Band!

7/19 - 7/21, 
7/26 - 7/28
A Play: "Jake's Women" 
by Neil Simon
@ Bob Anstett Cultural Arts Center

Seaside Heights Boardwalk

Crosby Stills Nash &
Young Tribute Concert

7:30pm - 9:30pm
CSN Songs returns to the  Seaside Heights Beach Stage  to present it acclaimed Crosby  Stills Nash & Young tribute. This  year's concert will be even more  special as the band celebrates the  50th Anniversary of the historic Woodstock festival.

Saturday Comedy Nights: 
@ Seaside Italian American Club

Comedy Show with Dinner,
Cash Bar & Dancing.

Malpractice Showband

Come out and enjoy the songs
of the Malpractice Showband
on the Carteret Avenue Stage.

Monday Concert Series
- JP LaStella

Playing a variety of funk,
R&B,OLDIES 50/60/70/80/90s,
TOP 40, and original material.
ALL the music you grew up to and live by.

David Bowie Tribute Concert

Ray Andersen's David Bowie &  Beyond tribute show celebrates
the music of musical wizard  David Bowie and the glam-rock  artists of the 1970s and 1980s. Ray is joined on stage by a lineup of talented vocalists and musicians that have toured with Meatloaf, 10,000 Maniacs, Jon Bon Jovi's Kings of Suburbia, Dennis DeYoung and many other great bands!

Drive in Movie: Dirty Dancing
on the Bayfront

Enjoy a Drive-In Movie
on the Bayfront! Drive Right
into the Sumner Avenue Lot
at the entrance to town for the movie!

KyLee Lee in Concert

Enjoy the songs of KyLe Lee
outside on the Carteret Avenue Stage.

Movies on the Beach
(Now thru Aug. 25)

8:30pm - 11pm
FREE movies on the Seaside Heights  Beach every Sunday at dusk. Audience members  will be seated on the Carteret Avenue beach,  please bring your own beach chairs and blankets.

Monday Concert Series
All American Variety Show
(Now thru Sept. 2)

This show is a tribute to our nation's heroes,  all who served and those who are still  serving our country. This patriotic show  includes choreographed dance numbers,  superb costumes and an entertaining band.

Bonfire on the Beach
w/ Live Music
(Now thru Aug. 19)

Bring your beach chairs and  blankets to North Beach on  Monday nights for Seaside  Heights' family-friendly  Bonfire-on-the-Beach. While  the fire burns, sit back and enjoy  the acoustic sounds of local  performers and songwriters.  Starts as the sun goes down and  the fire burns.

(Now thru Aug. 28)

Come enjoy our 4th of July fireworks  spectacular! Great views from anywhere  on the boardwalk!

2019 Big Joe Henry
Variety Show
(Now thru Aug. 28)

7 pm
Musical Guest: Remember Jones  Comedian: Gary Delena  Additional Guest: Ava Rose Dresden  (2018 Big Joe Jersey Talent Show winner) H ouse Band: Pat Guadagno & The  Big Band with Special Guest Bobby  Bandiera Stump the Big Band.

Casino Pier & Breakwater Beach

Slider's Birthday 
@ Breakwater Beach

11am - 1pm
Come celebrate Breakwater Beach's  mascot Slider's Birthday! WJRZ will  be hosting the party with fun, games  and music! All of Slider's mascots  friends joining the party too! BOGO  admission from 11am-1pm with  New child's bathing suit for a donation  to Homefront.

Ralph & The Glitch

2pm - 4pm
Ralph & The Glitch will be at Casino! Enjoy free face painting and get your  photo with Ralph & The Glitch  It's also Half Priced Ride Credits from 12pm-6pm!

Princess Tea Party

10am- Noon
Calling all princesses!  Come enjoy our very own  Princess Tea Party at Casino  Pier with Enchanted Rose  Princess, Glass Slipper Princess and Sleepy Princess!  The Princesses will sing, dance and take photos with you!  Come dressed in your BEST Princess attire and win prizes!  Enjoy yummy snacks and a fun morning!

Half Priced Ride Credits
(Now thru Aug. 26)

6pm - 10pm
Enjoy your Mondays this summer
with up to 1/2 Priced Credits on pier rides!

Tuesdays, Wednesdays, 
Thursdays & Fridays
Magician Show feat.
Paige Thompson
(Now thru July 31)

7pm - 10pm
Come out and enjoy a FREE magic show  by Paige Thompson featured on America's  Got Talent!

Tuesdays & Thursdays
Kids Strolling Entertainment
(Now thru Aug. 27)

7pm - 10pm
FREE entertainment, face painting and balloonists!

Eat, Putt & Play
(Now thru Aug. 27)

6pm - 10pm
Eat, Putt & Play your way into
your Tuesday Summer Nights
at Casino Pier! Enjoy (1) cheese pizza slice (1) medium fountain soda (1) Wacky Rooftop Golf admission (1) 2-hour Pier Wristband.

Amusement Park
Wristband Day
(Now thru Aug. 28)

12pm - 7pm
$25 for unlimited ride wristband.

Amusement Park
Midnight Madness
(Now thru Aug. 29)

8pm - 12 midnight
$25 Unlimited Ride Wristbands.

Special 2-Hour Ride
Wristband Special
(Now thru Aug. 30)

$5 Off 2-Hour Pier Ride Wristband.

Special Adult Day 
(Now thru Aug. 31)

12pm - 3pm
June 1 - August 31
Adults pay child price
Ride & Slide admission.

Laurita Winery

7/12, 7/19
Fire Pit Fridays

Sip some wine around the
fire pit  and kick off the weekend!
S'mores will be available  for purchase.

Movie Night Under the Stars: 
Ferris Bueller's Day Off !

Let's relax with a glass
of wine on the Grand Lawn
for Movie Night Under the Stars! 
21+ ONLY!!

7/20, 7/21
The Laurita Red,
White, and Blue and 
Bacon Too Food Truck Festival

Celebrate America!
Celebrate Yummy Bacon Items! Food Trucks Galore! Fireworks  Saturday Night! and much more!

Junior Idol Competition
(Now thru Aug. 1)

Don't miss this incredible talent
in Junior Idol at Laurita Winery on
Thursday evenings!

Robert J. Novins Planetarium
@ Ocean County College

Moon PJ Party 

12pm: Moon PJ Party Craft-free w/purchase of show ticket. 
12:30pm: Moon PJ Party Show 

PJ Night! Get your jammies on
and get ready for some fun! Each month  has a different theme! Join this fun-filled  variety show. You'll learn about science  and astronomy while singing songs, dancing to laser  songs and viewing the wonders of the night sky!

Laser Vinyl:
A Classic Experience

Laser Vinyl captures the pure  intent of the laser show experience:  accompanying a fantastic musical  concert representing the best of classic  rockin some of the most beautiful and  stunning laser art! Reminisce, tap your  feet and enjoy a truly fantastic audio-visual  event that will rock your body, mind and soul!

Apollo 11 - 50th Anniversary
& Moon Observing

Join Robert J. Novins Planetarium
for a special day of shows as they
celebrate the 50th Anniversary
of Apollo 11 landing on the Moon.
Apollo 50th Anniversary Moon Observing 
ASTRA's Astronomy Club's celebration of the 50th anniversary of the moon landing  and future human space exploration.  Members will setup telescopes to  observe the Stars, Planets and the Moon.

Laser Tribute

"Music makes the world go  'round", as many often say.  Great artists like John Lennon,  James Brown, and Elvis Presley-  just to name a few-come into our  lives only to depart far too soon,  leaving behind a musical legacy.  In Laser Tribute, pay homage to  ome of these great artists whose  music has touched and inspired us all.  May their legacies live on, one song at a time.

Jenkinson's Boardwalk & Aquarium

7/13, 7/14
Shark Awareness Weekend!
@ Jenkinson's Aquarium

1pm - 4pm
Come discover why this
incredible yet misunderstood
animal is so vital to our world.
There will be keeper chats,
activities and crafts. Included with admission.

7/15 - 7/19
Wild World of Animals

3pm, 6pm, 8pm
Join us at Jenkinson's Boardwalk for  and entertaining and educational  Wildlife Show on the beach.

Big Joe Talent Show
(Now thru Aug. 25)

7pm - 9pm
A New Jersey tradition continues:
the Big Joe Jersey Talent Show on
the beach at Jenkinson's in Point Pleasant Beach! We cannot wait to see you perform on the beach live this summer at Jenkinson's in Point Pleasant Beach!

Jenkinson's Aquarium Beachcombing
(Now thru Aug. 26)

Every Monday explore the
shore with our staff during
this free program and see what you can find!

Kiddie Beach Shows
(Now thru Aug. 26)

This entertaining event
provides children with a
fun interactive show that
will leave them wanting to
come back for more. Enjoy
a different show!

Eat & Play
(Now thru Aug. 26)

4pm - 9pm
Eat and Play Mondays at Jenkinson's  Boardwalk! Take advantage of rides,  mini golf, and pizza for one low price  as well as a special character guest each week!

Jenkinson's Amusement Park
Wristband Day
(Now thru Aug. 27)

Noon - 6pm
Ride all the rides at  Jenkinson's Amusement Park  for one low price at Wristband  Day Tuesdays! Purchase a wristband  at one of ticket booths and have a ball!

Jenkinson's Aquarium 
Beach Blanket Bingo
(Now thru Aug. 28)

Every Wednesday, bring
the family for a fun night
playing bingo on the beach!

Grandparents Wednesdays
(Now thru Aug. 28)

Noon - 6pm
Grandparents ride FREE* with
paying child  at the Amusement Park  every Wednesday Memorial Day  through Labor Day!

Hermit Crab Races
(Now thru Aug. 28)

Bring your hermit crabs up the
boardwalk for some friendly

Inlet Music Festival
(Now thru Aug. 28)

Bring the whole family to enjoy
a fun night of listening to great
music. Local bands will perform
at the music festival every Wednesday night.

Jenkinson's Fireworks
(Now thru Aug. 29)

At dark
Join Jenkinson's on the beach for 
weekly fireworks every Thursday
starting at dark!

More to the Shore
@  Jenkinson's Aquarium
(Now thru Aug. 29)

5:30pm - 6:30pm 
Join an interpreter on the beach to
learn about some of the amazing
animals who call the Jersey Shore home!

Movies on the Beach
(Now thru Aug. 30)
At dark
Free Movies on the Beach every
Friday night at dark this summer
for you and the family! Movies start
at dark, bring a blanket, kick back,
and enjoy the show!

Night Owl Special
(Now thru Aug. 23)

Monday-Friday 8:30-10 PM 
Half-off aquarium admission.
A deal too good to pass up!

Jenkinson's Amusement Park
Wristband  Night
(Now  thru Aug. 30)

5pm - 11pm
Ride all the rides at
Jenkinson's Amusement
Park for one low price at  Wristband Night Fridays!

Barnegat Lighthouse State Park

Barnegat Lighthouse
Night Climb

7pm - 9pm
Climb the 217 steps to the top of the Barnegat Lighthouse at night to take in the views of the night sky above and the moonlit landscape below. Experience the breathtaking views and sunset from Old Barney at night.

Christ Episcopal Church

Jersey Shore Pipe & Drumming Classic

8am - 4pm
Featuring Piping Solo Competitions, Drum Solo Competitions, Band Draw,  Band Competitions, Blessing of the Bands,  Mass Band, Band Competition Results.

LBI Historical Association Museum

LBI Museum Porch Party

"Taste of the Island" Porch Party....Appetizers from Island restaurants, live music, wine.

Beach Haven Historic Bus Tour 

Discover the history of Beach Haven
through a guided bus tour with LBI Museum. 
Reservations required. 

Tuesdays & Fridays
Daytime Historic District Walking Tour
( Now thru Aug. 29)

Spinning tales and igniting  imaginations, the walking  tour through historic  Beach  Haven begins on the Museum  porch and visits unusual houses  from over a century ago, learning  of their strange and fascinating  backgrounds and sometimes being invited in. Walkers enjoy colorful true stories of these historic houses and are surprised at the names of some famous people who have stayed in them. THE TUESDAY TOURS explore the north side of town and FRIDAY TOURS explore the south side.

Tuesdays & Wednesdays
Evening Ghosts Walking Tour 
(Now thru Aug. 28)

Does Beach Haven Have Ghosts??? What Secrets Does The Museum Know???  Sign up for a Ghost Walking Tour with LBI Museum  and find out. Reservations are required.

Viking Village, Barnegat Light

Viking Village Art &
Craft Shows

Over 80 artists and crafters
set up at Viking Village home to
Barnegat Lights commercial fishing fleet.

Borough of Seaside Park

Summer Concert Series
(Now thru Aug. 26)

Every Monday enjoy a live concert in Seaside Park. Bring your beach chair or blanket and enjoy.

Kids Fishing Tournaments
(Now thru Aug. 26)

10am - Noon
Sponsored by the Seaside Park PBA 182, bring your child or grandchild every Monday to the 5th Ave Bay Pier to fish.  Prizes and certificates will be awarded to participants. Must bring your own bait, nets, poles etc.

Kite Night
(Now thru Aug. 21)

6pm - 8:30pm
Love to fly a kite? Meet up with kite flyers of all levels every Wednesday in Seaside Park.

Family Outdoor Movie Night
(Now thru Aug. 8)

Bring a blanket or chair and enjoy a family movie outside! 

St. Mary's Parish Center

7/16 - 7/21
"Nights of Summer" Carnival

Family Carnival with food, rides,
games, nightly entertainment.

The Tuckerton Seaport & Baymen's Museum

7/18, 7/25
Breakfast on the Bay

9am - 11am
Climb aboard the Tuckerton Seaport's  Floating Classroom for Breakfast on  the Bay! Start the day off right and  "taste what you have been missing" at  the Dockside CafĂ©. Grab the Shipmate's  Breakfast, made with fresh ingredients  and "plenty of local love." Enjoy this  relaxing start to the day while a Seaport guide delivers an immersive tour of the art, history, and environment on Tuckerton Creek and lower Barnegat Bay.

Sunset Sails
(Now thru July 30)

7pm - 9pm
Enjoy a summer sunset as Seaport staff members guide guests through a 2-hour long exploration of how the area's natural environment, local history, and folklife shaped "Clamtown" and its inhabitants.  Each trip is also a great opportunity to see wildlife, perhaps an egret, family of  otters, or blue heron! Reservation: Recommended

Tuesdays, Wednesdays,
&  Thursdays
Creek Tours

Seaport staff will guide guests
through a 1-hour long exploration
of how the area's natural environment, local history, and folklife shaped "Clamtown" and its inhabitants. Each trip is also a great opportunity to see wildlife, perhaps an egret, family of otters, or blue heron! Reservations: Recommended

Island Beach State Park

Thursdays in the Park
Kid's Day

9am - 2pm
Free family fun at Island Beach State Park!  IBSP's Kid's Day will feature crafts, games,  a magic show, nature programs and more!

NJ Maritime Museum

7/19 - 7/28
Sail on the AJ Meerwald

Experience history aboard this  authentically restored 1928 Delaware  Bay oyster schooner. Help hoist the
sails or sit back and relax. Passengers  welcome to bring food and beverages aboard.

Seaside Park Beach

Pros vs. Heroes
Flag Football Game

7pm - 8:30pm
The Toms River Police Foundation
is excited to announce the 2019 Pros  vs Heroes Charity Flag Football Game,  presented by The Jay and Linda Grunin Foundation,
at Funtown Beach in SSP (in front of the Sawmill). Be field-side for our flag-football showdown as Toms River Police Officers, once again, take on  the NFL Pros in a fun, but intense, game on the beach.

John F. Peto Studio Museum

Music Under the Stars
w/ Due South Band

7pm - 9pm
Due South has forged a well-deserved  reputation as one of the New Jersey's  top country bands. Bring your picnic baskets,  refreshments, lawn chairs or email us about   reserved group seating. Get ready for a  night of country's best. Donations appreciated.

Downtown Toms River

Summer in the Street

Noon - 6pm
Join the Downtown Toms River  Business Improvement District  for their annual Summer in the  Street festival. Live entertainment f eaturing Smokey Starr, CPR Band  and Katfish Lucy. Second stage features  bands from The Music Academy of Toms River. Food trucks, merchandise & handcraft vendors, kids rides and a beer & wine garden provided by Toms River Volunteer Fire Co. #1.  Free admission & Free Parking in downtown during the event.

Downtown Toms River
Farmers' Market 

Every Wednesday
(Now thru Nov. 20)
11am - 5pm
The Downtown Toms River Farmers'  Market returns to the lawn of The  Ocean County Parking Garage on  Hadley Avenue. 4 local farms  offering fruits & vegetables, as  well as vendors selling baked goods,  gourmet foods, honey, pickles & olives,  guacamole, homemade dog treats, and  wine. A food truck and smoothie truck  will also be in attendance.

Huddy Park, Toms River

Toms River Seaport Society
Wooden Boat Festival

9am - 3pm
Antique & Classic Boats, Valhalla Pirates,  Maritime Artists & Crafts, Food Vendors,  Kids - Build & Sail Model Boats  Rain or Shine.

Ocean County Parks & Recreation

The Bunker Challenge: 
Crabbing Contest
Mantoloking Bridge
County Park

9am - 1pm
The annual Bunk Challenge and  a FREE Crabbing Contest, no  entry fee and there's two categories,  12 and under/13 to Adult. Bunker  bait only, no chicken...the bunker  will be provided by Jenkinson's Aquarium.

Sunset Park, Harvey Cedars

32nd Annual Harvey Cedars Art Festival

10am - 4pm
60+ Artists and fine crafters display  their creations in beautiful Sunset Park  on the Bay. Local talent as well as some  artists from around the country. Pottery,  fine arts in many mediums, jewelry,  photography and much more. Food and  live entertainment will also be available.


Cabaret Night w/
Michael D'amore

Returning by popular demand is
MICHAEL D'AMORE, versatile
singer and songwriter who will
showcase the best songs of the 50's,
60's, 70's, easy listening and dancing.

Borough of Lavallette 

Summer Sidewalk Sales

Head downtown today to enjoy
Lavallette Businesses Sidewalk Sales.

Lavallette Summer 
Evening Concerts
(Now thru Sept. 1)

Bring a chair or blanket and
Enjoy the Summer Evening Concert
Series at the Lavallette Heritage Gazebo.

Beach Treasure Hunt
(Now thru Aug. 26)

Come out and dig for hidden
coins and receive great prizes
every Monday night! Kids, parents,
and friends are all welcome!

Movies on the Bay
(Now thru Aug. 20)

Enjoy a family movie outside on the bay. Bring a blanket or chair!

Kites & Castles
(Now thru Aug. 29) 

Kites and Castles is a  family fun event held  every Thursday night at
Philadelphia Ave Beach  in Lavallette. Create sand  castles, fly kites and enjoy  quality time with family and friends.

New Egypt Speedway

Wheels Modifieds, 
Mid Atlantic  305 Sprint Series, Crate Modifieds & 
the Street Stocks

The Vahlco Wheels Modifieds will  
be in action along with the Mid  Atlantic 305 Sprint Series, Crate  Modifieds and the Street Stocks.

Jersey Rush VIII

The most powerful race cars  on dirt will make their only  appearance at the New Egypt  Speedway when Pioneer Pole Buildings  present, The Jersey Rush VIII,  the ultimate triple header at the New Egypt Speedway. 
The highlight of this popular event will include the 410 sprint cars, and the top stars and nationally known talent they attract. Also on the program is the Big Block/Small Block Modified Challenge and an added attraction to include the Crate Sportsman.

S cout Night: 3 rd Annual
Mr. Crate Classic - Crate 
Modifieds, NEWS, Spts & 4C 

The 3rd Annual Mr. Crate Classic  is back  at New Egypt Speedway  for the second  straight season! It is  also the annual   Scout Night. All scouts  in uniform will be admitted FREE into the grandstands.  The Crate Modifieds will be the headliners on this night in a 30-Lap Main event along with the Larry's Hot Rods & Harley's Northeast Wingless Sprint Cars, Hammer Sportsman & Mike's Performance Center 4-Cylinders.

AMA Flat Track Classic +
Central Jersey Motorcycle Swap Meet

AMA Flat Track Motorcycles will
take to New Egypt Speedway
for the inaugural Garden State Flat  Track Classic. 20+ Classes of Motorcycles
ill be in action ranging from 50cc to 50 years of age. This will be a District 6 AMA Points Event. The fifth Central Jersey Motorcycle Swap Meet  will feature Harley's, Sport Bikes, Dirt Bikes, UTV's ATV's & more are welcome!

LBI Foundation of the Arts & Sciences

Wednesdays & Fridays
Discovery Days
(Now thru Aug. 23)

Come Discover Long Beach Island
The Way It Was Meant To Be Enjoyed  Free & Open To All!

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

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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