Wildwood Crest Seafarers Celebration. A family festival will be held along beautiful Sunset Lake. Dozens of craft and food vendors, family entertainment, and live music plus children's activities including bounce houses, karaoke, stunt bike show, face painting, magic show, pie-eating & bubble gum blowing contests, and more.
Ocean City Airport Festival. Annual festival at the Municipal Airport, 26th & Bay Ave. 10am-3pm. Features include a ground display of unusual airplanes ranging from World War II planes to Classics and Warbirds
Allaire Village 1830s Fall Harvest Festival. 12-4pm. Celebrate the Harvest Season with the Villagers! With the arrival of Autumn comes a day of family fun with activities such as apple cider pressing, apple toss, militia demonstrations, hearth cooking, children's games, horse & wagon rides, and more
Savor September Food, Wine and Beer Festival. 5th annual festival, on 96th St. Will showcase the best food, wine, microbrews, art, music and culture the area has to offer. Oyster and clam shucking, carnival games, zoo animals and art activities for kids, a grape stomping competition and a café with fire pits for the evening live entertainment.
Beer on the Pier. 9th Ave. Pier is proud to announce the annual Beer on the Pier Festival on the K Street Pier showcasing 50 different brews. 2 sessions: 12:30-3:30 pm, and 4-7 pm.
Sep 24-Sep 25
Asbury Park Fall Bazaar 2016. Noon-5pm. A celebration of local art & music, 40 Artisan vendors, Indian Summer Music Fest, Beach bonfire, camping, yoga and more! Grand Arcade of Convention Hall.
Annual Twin Lights Bike Ride. Choose from four routes for all ages levels along some of NJ's most spectacular seashore and countryside scenery. Registration opens at 7am and closes at 10:30am. Huddy Park
Sep 22-Sep 25
Irish Fall Festival. The largest Irish Festival on the East Coast on Olde NJ Ave. 4-day event celebrates Irish heritage w/ dancing, music, food, vendors and crafts. 8am-11pm daily. Also golf tournament, amateur boxing matches, Irish dance lessons, 5k run and 1 mile walk, pipe exhibition, Catholic Mass and concludes with a parade on Surf Ave on Sunday
Red Bank Guiness Oyster Festival. 12-7pm, in the White St parking lot. Huge family friendly, food,
music, beer & wine festival celebrating the opening of oyster season. This event showcases Red Bank's excellent restaurants and entertains thousands with continuous live music on two stages.
Sep 24-Sep 25
Electric Adventure Music Festival. Returning to the beach in AC but this year, they’re relocating to the Steel Pier. The waterfront festival will fill the beach with a two-day soundtrack full of diversely selected EDM favorites.
Ocean City Half Marathon & 5k. 13.1 mile with spectacular views of the City through various neighborhoods, the downtown business district, and most importantly our award winning beaches and boardwalk.
Margate Fall Funfest. Celebrate the start of fall with two full days of amusements, entertainment, crafts and food along Amherst Avenue. Fall Funfest will feature amusements rides, back bay boat tours, and Ray Scott Dock's "Wetland Wonderland" marine educational exhibit. There will be sand art, a claystation, and face painting
Sep 22-Sep 25
Boardwalk Classic Car Show. Take a step back in time to experience the craftsmanship and beauty of hundreds of restored classic cars! This annual car show will feature classic cars displayed on the Wildwoods Boardwalk from 8:30am-3pm on Friday and Saturday.
Boardwalk Aerobatic Airshow. 1:00pm, 6th-14th Streets. Thrill to some of the best stunt pilots and aerobatic champions in the world plus military demonstrations.
Sep 23-Sep 25
Sea Isle City
Irish Festival Weekend . This yearly Celtic celebration will feature live Irish music and dancing, an Irish Vendor Market, great food and countless festival-goers Wearin' the Green. LaCosta Lounge - 4000 Landis Avenue
Tuesday, September 6, 2016 Six Flags To Host Scariest Fright Fest Ever The world’s first fully interactive, horror-themed virtual reality coaster gaming experience, a new haunted prison maze and four new, devilishly entertaining shows including the world-famous Lizardman headline the biggest and scariest Fright Fest® season in history at Six Flags Great Adventure. Weekends and select days September 16 through October 31, families can enjoy all of their favorite roller coasters and thrill rides plus family-friendly themed attractions with Thrills by Day and terrifying mazes, scare zones and shows during Fright By Night. 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.