The best music festival of the spring hits Seaside Heights this weekend! Want to hear music from some of the biggest emerging acts in the area? Then Seaside Heights is where you need to be! We have your ultimate guide to the entire weekend’s festivities right here.

The Seaside Music Fest is a three day celebration of arts and music from Thursday May 17th through Saturday May 19th. The Festival will be taking place throughout the bars, beach and restaurants of Seaside Heights. Here is some of the information of the where and when’s for this weekend.

For more information, you can always check out the Seaside Music Fest’s official website.


Surfing Clinic:

There will be 2 sessions for a surfing clinic and Stand-Up Paddle Board demo on Saturday with NJ Coastline Adventures.

A morning session will take place from 10am- 12pm. The second session will be in the afternoon from 3-5pm


The Vendor Village:

Some amazing vendors will on hand Saturday from 12-7pm on the boardwalk near the Aztec.


Auto Show:

Love cars? There will be an American Muscle Auto Show on the beach with live music from 12-7pm.

The  show will be located in the parking lot across the street from the Aztec Ocean Resort.


The Music:

Here is a list of the bands that will be playing this weekend, including the venues and times for each.


The Aztec

Friday May 18th

8:00PM Los Platos

9:00PM Vextion

10:00PM Cascadence

11:00PM Almost There

12:00AM DJ Mini

Saturday May 19th

7:00PM The Everymen

8:00PM The Accelerators

9:00PM Lower The Veil

10:00PM Planeside

11:00PM End Of An Era

12:00AM Counterclock


Jack N Bill’s

Friday May 18th

8:00PM Shayfer James

9:00PM The rev. Jack Starr Band

10:00PM Black Angel Down

11:00PM Speedwheel

12:00AM Negative Sky

Saturday May 19th

7:00PM Lost Romance

8:00PM Colie Brice

9:00PM Saska

10:00PM Artie Tobia Band

11:00PM New Age Blues Experience

12:00AM Elevator Art

1:00AM Jam Session



Friday May18th

7:15PM Caroline Jones

8:00PM Ryan Vosler

8:45PM Frank Enea

9:30PM The Underhills

10:15PM The Places You’ve Been

11:00PM SPiN

Saturday May 19th

7:45PM 50 Mile Ride

8:30PM Lauren O’Brien

9:15PM State

10:00PM Blk Vampires

10:45PM Victims Of Experience

11:30PM Steve Oakley Band


Friday May18th

7:00PM Sara Lewis

8:00PM Juliane Suozzo

9:00PM Jay Mickens

Greenroom at Sawmill

8:00PM 3D Rock Band

9:00PM 44

10:00PM EOS

Saturday May 19th

7:00PM Dr. Lou

8:00PM Amanda Fama


Friday May 18th

8:00PM Dan Hall

9:00PM John Alberici

10:00PM Arlan Feiles

11:00PM Take One Car (acoustic)


Saturday May 19th

8:00PM Sharis and Rebecca Copeland

8:40PM Paul Kurrey Center

9:20PM Glenn Basham

10:00PM Mike Sullivan

10:40PM Angel Casiano

11:20PM Tony O – 2 Deep

12:00AM Dr. Lou



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