Tropicana's Boardwalk Block Party. Don't miss Tropicana's summer kickoff party of epic proportions. In celebration of another $40 million of completed renovations and the unofficial start to summer, the Boardwalk Block Party will feature live entertainment, giveaways, the debut of all-new multimedia light and sound shows, fireworks and more.
4th Annual Memorial Beach Challenge. The race will consist of team and individual entrants in three separate events A SEAL Team – inspired Obstacle Course Challenge, an Ocean Paddle Challenge and a Kids Fun Run as well as a Patriot Ceremony to honor our veterans and fallen warriors. Race begins at 7:30am at 9th St. beach
Seaport Craft Show. 10am-5pm in Huddy Park. Delightful collections of various handmade crafts from more than 60 crafters and artisans
May 27-May 30
Charles Fazzino Exhibition at Ocean Galleries. World’s most popular 3-D artist appears at Ocean Galleries with his latest collection. Open Fri-Mon 10am-10pm with all artwork on display available for acquisition. Meet the artist Sat 7-10pm, Sun 1-3pm and 7-10pm.
Wildwoods International Kite Festival. On the Beach at Rio Grande Avenue and inside the Wildwoods Convention Center. America's largest kite festival, featuring world-renowned kite builders and competitors, kite making workshops and exhibits, indoors competition and childrens activities. Events begin on Friday night at 9 pm with an Illuminated night kite fly
Jun 3-Jun 5
Ocean City Flower Show. See beautiful commercial and amateur displays at the Music Pier, Moorlyn Terrace & Boardwalk. Fri 2pm-9pm, Sat 10am-9pm and Sun 10am-4pm
Le Tour De Downbeach. Join the Ventnor Merchants Association, the Margate Business Association, and the Borough of Longport for a family-friendly tour of the shore. Leisurely 14-mile family bike ride starting at Newport Ave, Ventnor; turnaround at Showboat, Atlantic City, and then wind your way through Margate, turning around at Longport Point and ending at Tomatoe's for a BBQ lunch
Race of Gentlemen. Vintage auto (pre-1934) and motorcycles (pre-1948) will compete in an exhibition style beach race at the waters edge at Spicer Ave. Saturday features races from 10am-6pm with live rock 'n roll all day. A bonfire and beach party will take place on Saturday night from 8pm. More beach racing on Sunday
Jun 3-Jun 5
Riverfest. The Festival will once again showcase talented local bands performing simultaneously on multiple stages capped by appearances of nationally known blues and jazz artists. Food vendors and crafters in the Marine Park
Tuesday, May 24, 2016 Keansburg Amusement Park and Runaway Rapids Kick off Summer 2016 Join Keansburg Amusement Park Friday, May 27th at 12pm for all kiddie rides and limited family and thrill rides. Runaway Rapids will be celebrating its 20th anniversary season this year and will be open at 11am Saturday, May 28th and will be open Saturday, Sunday and Monday of Memorial Day weekend. Monday, May 23, 2016 12 Best Outdoor Family Festivals at the Jersey Shore in 2016 A preview of Jersey Shore's 12 best outdoor festivals in the summer of 2016, with fun for all ages. Read about the Pt Pleasant Jazz and Blues Fest, hot rods and food trucks in Seaside Heights, Cape May Hope Festival, Skimmer Fest, Oceanfest, North Wildwood street festivals, Asbury Park Blues&Brews and much more! Tuesday, May 10, 2016 Taylor Tote Band To Headline The Stone Pony For First Time On May 20 Monmouth County artist Taylor Tote and her band will headline a concert at the Stone Pony in Asbury Park for the first time! Don't miss her concert on Friday, May 20. Friday, April 29, 2016 Sahara Sam’s releases expansion name, grand opening date Sahara Sam’s newest expansion featuring a family leisure pool and two additional water slides officially has a name and an opening date. The 10,000-square-foot addition to the park is being called the Mirage; keeping up with the existing desert oasis theme of the other 70,000 square feet of the indoor water park.