Labor Day Weekend Fireworks Spectacular. Special Labor Day Weekend Fireworks Extravaganza to end the summer season on the beach at Pine Avenue in Wildwood at 10pm. Visible from almost anywhere in the Wildwoods
Wildwood Block Party and Music Festival. Fox Park on Ocean Avenue, between Burk and Montgomery. A family festival including crafts, games, rides, great food and free live entertainment Noon to midnight
Sep 2-Sep 5
20th Annual AirFest. Featuring WWII aircraft: B-24 Liberator, B-17 Flying Fortress, B-25 Mitchell, P-51 Mustang, etc. Vendors, exhibitors, music, food, and much more
Sep 3-Sep 5
BBQ & Craft Beer Festival. Labor Day weekend brings the last great celebration of summer so plan to indulge your foodie passions at the BBQ & Craft Beer Fest. Come early and enjoy a full day of feasting on slow-cooked, smokin' good offering from the area's best BBQ restaurants and competitive teams plus craft beers, crafters, vendors, entertainment and activities for the kids plus thrilling thoroughbred racing.
Highlands Antique & Classic Car Show. Don't miss out on all the fun! DJ Richie The Flash will be with us to play those oldies you all love. There will be trophies awarded, vendors and so much more. Huddy Park, 4-8pm.
Sep 9-Sep 10
Waves and Wheels Festival. NEW family-friendly event will be held along Olde New Jersey Ave, Fri 3-9pm, Sat 10am-10pm. Destival dedicated to all outdoor activities at the Jersey Shore, on the ocean, in the sand, and over the land! Food trucks, refreshments, Reggae and modern surf rock bands will be featured all weekend. Vendors featuring outdoor activities such as surfing, skateboarding, SUP, kayaking, fishing, biking, running, and boating
Sep 10-Sep 11
Wine on the Beach Festival. Held on the sugar white sand south beach of Seaside Heights at Blaine Avenue. This upscale event will host a dozen New Jersey wineries and numerous food venues. Musical entertainment is scheduled for both days of the festival.
Asbury Park Oysterfest. One of Asbury's biggest free festivals, turning historic Cookman Avenue from downtown to the boardwalk into one long pedestrian mall. Enjoy food, shopping and live music at this festival.
Sep 8-Sep 11
Roar to the Shore Motorcycle Rally. One of the largest motorcycle rallies in the Northeast. Daily vendors, live entertainment and activities surrounding the Wildwoods Convention Center and at Oak and Atlantic Ave.
Thursday, August 11, 2016 Getting scuba diving certified at the Jersey Shore The story of getting my PADI scuba diving certification in New Jersey, starting with the classes and pool sessions at Dosil's in Middletown, and finishing with the checkout dives in the Dutch Springs quarry in Eastern Pennsylvania. Tuesday, August 9, 2016 Six Flags to Launch World’s First Interactive Gaming Coaster this Fright Fest At Six Flags Great Adventure in Jackson NJ, riders will use Samsung Gear VR powered by Oculus headsets to battle demonic creatures in Rage of the Gargoyles, a fully-integrated Virtual Reality (VR) coaster experience. This highly-anticipated, totally immersive adventure will debut on Skull Mountain, the park’s indoor, in-the-dark coaster, during Fright Fest beginning September 24. Tuesday, August 2, 2016 Swim with a Live Mermaid, Mondays at Keansburg Runaway Rapids Add a little mermaid magic to your summer with Swim with a Mermaid every Monday from 11am to 1pm at Keansburg's Runaway Rapids waterpark. Mermaids interact with all adults and children and are available for photographs as well. A 3-hour visit to Runaway Rapids is $27.95 and 2-hour visit is $25.95. Toddler rate (up to 42” tall) is $12.95. Monday, August 1, 2016 Six Flags Celebrates Summer of Games with First-Ever “Fryathlon” Guests can go for gold this summer at Six Flags Great Adventure during the first Summer of Games. Running nation-wide at all Six Flags theme parks, guests can indulge with internationally-inspired foods, purchase Six Flags exclusive patriotic apparel and try to win gold-level prizes in the company’s first midway games competitions.