Own The Weekend At The Jersey Shore With These Great Local Events
Saturday, Come Meet The Penguins from Jenkinson’s Aquarium at Belmar Public Library Annex starting at 11 AM.
Ocean Grove’s Spring Fling Arts & Crafts Show happens Saturday, May 4th with over 200 craft and artisan vendors, food, festivities, and fun. Rain or shine. 10 AM to 4 PM.
GoT “Night’s Watch” Party and Festhalle Fire and Ice Fest at the Asbury Biergarten & Festhalle with special GoT themed Prix Fixe menu starting a 7 on Sundays for the full GoT season. Only three episodes left.
Saturday and Sunday, KiteFest 2019 at Donovan’s Reef in Sea Bright. Whether you are an experienced kite board, just learning, or just want to watch. They will have demos, free clinics, raffles, food and drink, vendors and more. 10 to 5:30 both days.
Saturday the Creative Arts & Music Fest takes place at Thompson Park in Lincroft. A day filled with art, live music, food vendors and hands-on activities.
Saturday the 9th Annual Toms River Food Fest happens on Washington Street in downtown Toms River with food trucks, art, and craft vendors, free children’s rides, and live music. Plus for the over 21 crowd there’s a beer and wine garden. 11 AM to 8 PM. Rain Date May 5th
Saturday is Opening Day at Monmouth Park and they are celebrating with the Jersey Shore’s Biggest Kentucky Derby Party. Enjoy live racing, mint juleps, live music, a free family fun day and more. Plus dress to impress to win the best derby hat contest and more.
May the 4th with Kevin Smith happens Saturday at Jay & Silent Bob’s Secret Stash. He’ll sign your copies of Hit Girl, his detective comics #1000 story. The shop opens at 8 AM, signing starts at noon.
Red Bank International Beer Wine and Food Festival is on Sunday, May 5th in the White Street Parking Lot. Fun for kids and adults with a kids area, a beer and wine tent for adults, art and craft vendors, two stages for live entertainment and music, and all kinds of tasty treats.
Pugapalooza Asbury Park is Back! This weekend with a meet and greet on Friday night at Dark City Brewery (5 – 8 PM), the main event happens Saturday at the Wonder Bar with gift baskets, vendors, music and more (1 to 4 PM). Then on Sunday, Brunch is at 11 AM, followed by the Pink Pug Promenade at 5th Avenue Boardwalk at 1 PM.
Fast Tracks & Food Truck Festival, specialty food and craft beer fun takes place this Saturday and Sunday at Six Flags Great Adventure. Both days start at 11 AM
Sunday the Asbury Park Cinco de Mayo Block Party is at 610 Bangs Avenue. Local chefs and restaurants serve up their favorite tacos. Noon till 6.
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