Friday night the downtown Freehold Jolly Trolley is back from 5 to 8 PM.

Friday, December 8th, Silent Night: New Jersey Chamber Singers perform at the United Methodist Church of Red bank at 8 PM.

Ocean Grove Victorian Festival and House Tour happens December 9th and 10th. On December 9th, inns, homes and tents on tour from 10 AM to 4 PM. A live Nativity pageant takes place at 5 PM in the Great Auditorium and A Christmas Tree Lighting and Caroling happen in Auditorium Park at 6 PM. December 10th Inn tours continue from 12 Noon to 3 pm. Stores are open late both nights.

Saturday, December 9th meet Matt Ryan at the Ice King Nutcracker Holiday light Show on Route 33 in Neptune next to World Volkeswagon. Check out icekingholiday.com for tickets and more details, or keep it tuned to 94.3 The Point.

Saturday, enjoy Red Bank Holiday Harmonies in downtown Red Bank with live carolers, choirs, brass bands, hand bells, rock, folk, and jazz musicians as they bring their individual flavor of holiday tunes to the sidewalks of Red Bank! Every Saturday between now and December 23rd from 12:00 pm to 3:00 pm.

Saturday morning, 9 to 11, Breakfast with Santa at Jack’s Goal Line Stand in Long Branch, with a breakfast buffet, coloring books, face painting, story time with Santa, take your own picture with Santa and more.  Benefitting the Wounded Warriors Project.

Saturday, keep your groove going at the Asbury Park Santa Run, a 5K race in support of local charity, Lunch Break.  Starting at 10 AM. www.apsantarun.com

SantaCon Asbury Park happens Saturday, December 9th.  A holiday fundraiser/bar crawl collecting food and toy donations for those in need. The Funsquad starts at Johnny Mac’s at noon.

Join the Central Jersey Roller Vixens along with all of their derby friends as we take the track in our home closer, Toys for Tots Mash up. See players from all over the Northeast come together for our final game of the season at Tab Ramos in Matawan. This charity game is benefiting Toys for Tots, kindly bring an unwrapped toy to donate to local children in need and make someone’s holiday brighter, 6:30 – 9 PM.

2017 Winter Markets at the Asbury Park Brewery features holiday brew, great music and local goods. Join the merriment every Saturday & Sunday by shopping with 40+ local artists

Sunday, December 10th starting a 9 AM, Matt Ryan hosts the Annual Breakfast with Santa at iPlay America in Freehold.  Every ticket includes a delicious hot breakfast buffet, live entertainment and pictures with Santa.

Rooftop European Holiday Market takes place at Asbury Festhalle & Biergarten Saturday and Sunday through December 23rd  2 - 7 PM.

Asbury Park Holiday Bazaar is open Saturday and Sunday at the Grand Arcade in Convention Hall through December 23rd.

Asbury Fresh Winter Markets at Asbury Park Brewery hosted by Asbury Fresh, opens every Saturday and Sunday with live music and entertainment through December 23rd.

If it’s happening at the Jersey Shore, you’ll hear about it here, on 943 The Point.

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