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The Monmouth County Department of Public Information & Tourism strives to ensure the accuracy of the Calendar of Event listings, but changes sometimes occur without our knowledge. Monmouth County cannot be held liable in the event of omissions or errors on Calendar of Events and its listings. Contact the respective organization prior to attending the event to confirm information.
"Seeing Stars: Every Flag Tells A Story"

April 2016-December 2016

Check for Museum Times
732-842-1814

A self-guided tour that follows America's flags from its inception to today. This exhibit showcases how the flag has become a symbol of hope & has changed over the years.
The Twin Lights Museum
Lighthouse Road
Highlands, NJ 07732
The Galleria Farmer's Market

May 17-November 22, 2016

9 a.m. - 2 p.m.
732-530-7300

Every Sunday, May 17- November 22nd enjoy fresh NJ organic produce, baked goods, crafts & more!
The Galleria
2 Bridge Avenue, Red Bank
Lewis Lanza Rudolph/Fantasy World Visions-A Retrospecitve

May 20 - September 4, 2016

call for hours
732-747-2266

Lewis Lanza Roudolph was a lifelong
resident of Red Bank. He exhibited in
galleries in the late 70's & 80's
in New Jersey and New York. Monmouth Museum
765 Newman Springs Rd.
Brookdale Community College
Lincroft
Swim with Mermaids on Mondays at Runaway Rapids

August 8, 15, 22, 29, & Sept. 5, 2016

11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
732-495-1400

Swim and splash with a live mermaid
every Monday between 11 a.m. and 1 p.m
Runaway Rapids
275 Beachway Ave., Keansburg
IAGO

August 25 - September 25, 2016

8 p.m.
732-229-3166

by James McLure
New Jersey Repertory Co.
179 Broadway, Long Branch
Belmar Beach Music Festival

August 30, 2016

6 - 9 P.M.
732-280-1181

On the beachfront at
5th Ave. Beach
Spring Lake Movies on the Beach

August 31, 2016

dusk

Every Wednesday night
On the beach in front of the
Pavilion at Ocean and Tuttle Ave.
This week: Star Wars: The Force Awakens
Thursdays by the Sea in Long Branch

September 1, 2016

7:00 pm
732-222-7000 ext.5447

A week-night music series
featuring local talent.

Festival Plaza
Pier Village
Brian Kirk and the Jirks with Fireworks
A History of Submarine Warfare Along the Jersey Shore Book Debut & Signing

September 1, 2016

7:00 p.m.

Asbury Park Public Library
Corner of First and Grand Avenues
Keansburg Free Summer Concert

September 2, 2016

6 - 9 pm
732-787-0215

This week: Eddie Testa Band
Beachfront at Beachway and Main St.
Behind Baywalk East>
Spring Lake Labor Day End of Summer Celebration/ Art Walk

September 3, 2016

call for time
(732) 449-0577

End of Summer Celebration, Sidewalk Sale, and Art Walk. Sponsored by the Spring Lake Chamber of Commerce.
Spring Lake, NJ
BBQ & Craft Beer Festival

September 3-5, 2016

11:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
(732) 222-5100

Craft brews, BBQ & live music!
Monmouth Park Racetrack
175 Oceanport Ave, Oceanport
Wine & Music Experience/at the Horse Park of N.J.

September 3 & 4, 2016

noon
609-588-0085

Labor Day Weekend event
Horse Park of NJ, Allentown
Route 524
Featuring Roomful of Blues Band
and The Slambovian Circus of Dreams
Advance tickets available
Allaire Bacon, Bikes & Brews

September 3 & 4, 2016

noon - 5 p.m.
732-919-3500

Historic Allaire Village
within Allaire State Park
Rt. 524/4265 Atlantic Ave., Wall
Manasquan Labor Day Celebration

September 3, 2016

5:30 p.m.
732-223-0544

Concert at the Main Beach
Fireworks display at dusk at Main Beach
Main Street & First Avenue
Rain Date:September 4, 2015
Doo Wop Extravaganza

September 3, 2016

7:30 pm
732-775-0035

Ocean Grove Great Auditorium
21 Pilgrim Pathway
Ocean Grove
Manasquan Hook & Ladder Co. #1 Flea Market

September 4, 2016

9 a.m.- 5 p.m.

Flea Market
in the Squan Plaza, Manasquan
Bruce Dorfman: PAST PRESENT Paintings and Drawings in Combined Media

September 6, 2016 - December 18, 2016

Call for times
732-263-5715

Joan and Robert Rechnitz Hall at Monmouth University
Cedar Avenue, West Long Branch
Culture Club

September 6, 2016

8 p.m.
732-842-9000

Featuring Boy George, Mickey Craig,
Jon Moss and Roy Hay
Count Basie Theatre
99 Monmouth St., Red Bank
End of Summer Event

September 9, 2016

call for time
732-291-0055

Join on the beach, under the stars to benefit the American Littoral Society. Enjoy refreshments, raw bar, dinner, live band and more.
North Beach, Sandy Hook
Asbury Park Oysterfest 2016

September 9-11, 2016

see times
732-775-7676

Presented by the Asbury Park Chamber of Commerce.
The Asbury Park Oyster Festival is one of Asbury’s largest festivals. This 3-day culinary event is one you won't want to miss!
Date and Times:
Friday: 5-10 p.m.
Saturday:11 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Sunday: 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.

The Carousel building where downtown meets
the AP waterfront, Ocean Ave & Lake Ave, Asbury Park
A Tribute to Roy Orbison

September 9, 2016

8 p.m.
732-842-9000

Bobby Bandiera's Jersey
Shore Rock'n Soul Revue
Count Basie Theatre
99 Monmouth St., Red Bank
Jody Joseph "4 Common Threads; One Heartstring"

September 9, 2016

8 pm
732-263-5715

Lauren K. Woods Theater
Monmouth University
400 Cedar Ave, West Long Branch
Brielle Day Craft Show

September 10, 2016

9 a.m.-4 p.m.

Check out over 200 crafters organized by the Woman's Club of Brielle!
Free Admission- Rain or shine
Across from Brielle Elementary School
Next to Brielle Library
Route 71 and Union Lane
Ocean Grove Giant Fall Flea Market

September 10, 2016

9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
(732) 774-1391

Over 300 vendors selling new, used and antique items as well as a variety of food offerings.
Rain or shine event!
Ocean Pathway from the Great Auditorium to Boardwalk
Ocean Grove
41st Annual Clearwater Festival

September 10 & 11, 2016

11 a.m.- 7 p.m.
732-784-8547

Two days of live music on 2 stages
Environmental exhibits, food and family fun!
Free event
Larrison Hall Commons
Brookdale Community College
Newman Springs Road, Lincroft
Annual Lake Como Day

September 10, 2016

2-9 p.m.
732-681-3232 x.203

Join for craft & food vendors, live music, games & much more! Fireworks begin at dusk.
Lake Como Lakefront
North Blvd., Lake Como
August Wilson's Ma Rainey's Black Bottom

September 10-October 9, 2016

call for time
732-345-1400

August Wilson's powerful look at the 1920's music scene takes us into a world of legendary singer Ma Rainey. Two River Theatre
21 Bridge Ave., Red Bank
Bradley Beach Classic Car Show

September 10, 2016

2 - 5 pm
732-776-2999

Along the Bradley Beach
waterfront. Featuring live music,
vendors, food, cars and motorcycles.
Antique & Classic Car Show in Highlands

September 10, 2016

4-8 p.m.
732-291-4713

Huddy Park
at the corner of Waterwitch & Bay
Rain Date: 9/18
Orchestra of St. Peter By The Sea

September 10, 2016

8 pm
732-775-0035

Ocean Grove Great Auditorium
21 Pilgrim Pathway
Ocean Grove
The Hit Men

September 10, 2016

8 p.m.
732-842-9000

Former stars of Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons!
Count Basie Theatre
99 Monmouth St., Red Bank
Delicious Orchards Apple Festival

September 10-11, 2016

11 a.m.-4 p.m.
732-462-1989

Join for fresh food, entertainment, classic cars, & much more!
Delicious Orchards
Route 34, Colts Neck
Monmouth County's 9/11 Memorial Ceremony

September 11, 2016

8 a.m.
732-842-4000

Remembrance Ceremony
Mt. Mitchell Scenic Overlook
460 Ocean Blvd.
Atlantic Highlands
Long Branch Cruise to the Jersey Shore Car Show

September 11, 2016

9 a.m - 4 p.m.
732-222-7000 ext. 5447

Formerly the Father's Day Car show

Promenade and Great Lawn at the Boardwalk
Beach Bash in Belmar

September 11, 2016


732-262-8020 x 220

13th Annual sponsored by AFSNJ
Free day of activities, and more
Highlight is surf camp in which children
with autism are given the opportunity for
one-on-one surfing experience.
National Day of Service and Remembrance - Concert Performed by The Monroe Township Chorus

September 11, 2016

2:00 p.m.
732-431-7220

Monmouth County Library Headquarters
125 Symmes Drive, Manalapan
3 Doors Down

September 11, 2016

7:30 p.m.
732-842-9000

Count Basie Theatre
99 Monmouth St., Red Bank
A Failure of American Diplomacy: Summer 1941 - The Proposed Roosevelt-Konoye Meeting

September 15, 2016

1:00 p.m.
732-431-7220

Monmouth County Library Headquarters
125 Symmes Drive, Manalapan
POW/MIA Gold Star Mother's Recognition Day

September 16, 2016

11 a.m.
732-335-0033

NJ Vietnam Veterans' Memorial
One Memorial Lane (exit 116 off GSP
Holmdel, NJ 07733
Gypsy

September 16 - 25, 2016

check for times
732-842-9000

Presented by Phoenix Productions
Count Basie Theatre
99 Monmouth Street
Red Bank
Fall Flea Market at Allaire Village

September 17, 2016

8 a.m. - 3 p.m.
(732) 919-3500

Historic Allaire Village
within Allaire State Park
Rt. 524/4265 Atlantic Ave., Wall
Rain date-9/18
Manasquan Classic Longboard Surfing Contest

September 17, 2016

Check for time
732-223-8303

Longboard Surfing Contest
Inlet Beach, Manasquan
Storm Date: 9/18/2016
Ocean Grove British Car Show

September 17, 2016

10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
(732) 774-1391

The Ocean Grove Area Chamber of Commerce presents its Annual British Car Show with over 90 cars on display and live music to enjoy.
Main Avenue, Ocean Grove
The Open Space Pace

September 17, 2016

10:30 a.m.
732-577-4059

An exciting day of family fun at
Freehold Raceway.
Educational booths, amateur races, under-saddle races, giveways, live music and charitable presentations.
Freehold Raceway
130 Park Ave, Freehold
10:30 a.m. Parade of horses through Freehold, starts at Hall of Records on Main Street.
11:00 a.m. Arrive at track for demonstrations, exhibits, food trucks and family activities.
12:30 p.m. Races begin
Day ends with an outdoor concert
Feast of San Gennaro at the Jersey Shore

September 17 & 18, 2016

11 a.m. - 5 p.m.
732-681-3700 ext. 214

Food, fun, games and live entertainment.
Main Street, Belmar
between 10th and 12th
Atlantic Highlands Historical Society Flea Market at the Harbor

September 17, 2016

noon
732-872-8711

Simon Lake Drive
Rain Date: 9/24
Sponsored by Atlantic Highlands Historical Society
Girls Night In! at iPlay

September 17, 2016

8 p.m.
732-577-8200

iPlay America
110 Schanck Road, Freehold
Doors open at 7 p.m.
Trucktoberfest

September 17, 2015

Gates open at 11:30 a.m.
732-747-4449

Jersey Shore Food Trucks return to
Monmouth Park. Sample foods from around
the world & imported spirits.
Monmouth Park Racetrack
175 Oceanport Avenue, Oceanport
Senior Appreciation Day

September 18, 2016

12 p.m - 5 p.m
732-462-6621

Hall of Records Annex parking lot
Freehold Borough
Taste of Atlantic Highlands

September 18, 2016

noon- 5p.m.
732-872-8711

Enjoy the tastes of various
restaurants within the Atlantic
Highlands.

(Contact the Chamber of Commerce
for tickets.)
The Jewish Heritage Museum of Monmouth County welcomes Chris Tashima, Academy Award winning director

September 18, 2016

2:00 p.m.
732-252-6990

The Jewish Heritage Museum of Monmouth County
310 Mounts Corner Drive
Freehold, NJ 07728
Brazilian Jazz Concert - The Abelita Mateus Group in Concert

September 18, 2016

2:00 p.m.
732-431-7220

Monmouth County Library Headquarters
125 Symmes Drive, Manalapan
Brian Wilson Presents Pet Sounds

September 21, 2016

noon
732-842-9000

Celebrating the 50th Anniversary with special guests Al Jardine and Blondie Chaplin.
Music Legend Brian Wilson has brought sheer beauty to his music that springs from his imagination.
Count Basie Theatre
99 Monmouth St., Red Bank
On Screen/In Person: Sweet Dreams

September 22, 2016


732-263-6889

Pollak Theater, Monmouth University
400 Cedar Ave, West Long Branch
A Failure of American Diplomacy: Summer 1941 - Could Pearl Harbor Have Been Avoided?

September 22, 2016

7:00 p.m.
732-431-7220

Monmouth County Library Headquarters
125 Symmes Drive, Manalapan
Annual Jersey Shore Boat Sale & Expo

September 23-25, 2016

10 am
732-2921051

Featuring over 20 top dealers
and 50 of boating's best brands.
First Energy Park
2 Stadium Way, Lakewood
Fri. 11am -6 pm
Sat. 10 am - 6 pm
Sun. 10 am - 5 pm
Sandy Hook BioBlitz

September 23 & 24, 2016

1 pm
732-291-0055

Hosted by Gateway National
Recreation Area and the American
Littoral Society.
BioBlitz is a biological inventory.
Work is done by volunteers who participate/
Sandy Hook
Asbury Park Fall Bazaar 2016

September 24 & 25, 2016

noon - 5 p.m.

A celebration of local art & music,
40 Artisan vendors, Indian Summer
Music Fest, Beach bonfire,
camping, yoga and more!
Grand Arcade of Convention Hall>br> Boardwalk in Asbury Park
Fall Harvest Festival at Allaire

September 24, 2016

noon. - 4 p.m.
732-919-3500

Historic Allaire Village
within Allaire State Park
Rt. 524/4265 Atlantic Ave., Wall
Manasquan Chamber of Commerce Fall Arts & Craft Festival

September 24, 2016

noon - 4:00 p.m.
732-223-8303

Wine Festival
Squan Plaza, Manasquan Rain date: 9/25
The Nields

September 24, 2016

7:30 pm
732-542-4127

Presented by Earth Room Concerts
UUCMC, 1475 W. Front Street
Lincroft, NJ
William Close and the Earth Harp Collective

September 24, 2016

8 pm
732-263-6889

Pollak Theater, Monmouth University
400 Cedar Ave, West Long Branch
Annual Twin Lights Bike Ride

September 25, 2016

Registration: 7 a.m.
732-291-4713

Choose from four routes for all ages levels along some of NJ's most spectacular seashore and countryside scenery.
Onsite registration opens at 7am and closes at 10:30am
Huddy Park
at the corner of Waterwitch & Bay
Highlands
Merrell Twins at iPlay

September 25, 2016

noon
732-577-8200

iPlay America
110 Schanck Road, Freehold
Doors open at 11 a.m.
Red Bank Guinness Oyster Festival

September 25, 2016

see website for time
(732) 842-4244

Join for a huge celebration filled with food, wine, live music, beer & more! Don't miss this fun event located in the
White Street Parking lot
Red Bank, NJ
It Was a very Good Year...

September 25, 2016

3 p.m.
732-706-4100

A multi-media tribute to Frank Sinatra
Starring Tony Sands
Middletown Art Center
36 Church Street, Middletown
Tuesday Night Record Club: Nirvana's Nevermind

September 27, 2016

7:30 pm
732-263-5715

Woods Theatre, Monmouth University
400 Cedar Avenue, West Long Branch
Boyce Avenue at iPlay

September 28, 2016

7 p.m.
732-577-8200

iPlay America
110 Schanck Road, Freehold
Doors open at 6 p.m.
The Hot Sardines

September 28, 2016

8 p.m.
732-842-9000

Count Basie Theatre
99 Monmouth St., Red Bank
The Threepenny Opera - Broadcast Live in HD

September 29, 2016

7:30 pm
732-263-6889

Pollak Theater, Monmouth University
400 Cedar Avenue, West Long Branch
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