In celebration of World Oceans Day, there is a FREE family event on the boardwalk and beach in Asbury Park starting at 5 pm today!

June 8th is World Oceans Day, a global day of celebrating our oceans and planning how to keep them safe in the future.

In honor of that, you are invited to bring your kids to enjoy the fun this evening beginning at 5 pm at the Asbury Park Yacht Club (1000 Ocean Ave.,) Children and adults alike can indulge in a variety of activities, food, drinks, and even a bonfire on the beach with live music beginning at 8 pm.

A buffet-style dinner will be offered by Langosta Lounge and Pop's Garage Mexican Cantina, and a special free children's menu will be offered from 5 - 6:3-0 pm. (Entry is free with additional charges for adult food and beverages.)

There will also be a silent disco and a kid's dance competition. Kids can also look forward to sand art and trivia games while adult guests can enjoy some blue drink specials.

The Asbury Park Yacht Club is an oceanfront bar on the boardwalk in Asbury Park with free live music, cold beer, and an in-house surf shop.