Annual Regional Business Expo - Matawan. Hosted by the Matawan-Aberdeen Chamber of Commerce. This is a free event for business owners & representatives in Monmouth, Ocean & Middlesex counties as well as being open to the community. Updated info on the website.
Mar 31-Apr 1
AC Beer and Music Festival. Over 150 different breweries from across the country will showcase their unique libations. The focus of festival is the promotion and education of craft beers and a celebration of the brewers that create them
Hops Trot 5K Run. In 2016, we had a crazy idea. A 5k with flavor. Those flavors...BEER. 5k Run will start and end at Noon at the AC Convention Center. Run, jog, and sip your way through and past some of AC's best beer joints, while tasting some incredible New Jersey Brews.
Doo Dah Parade. Welcome Spring with this comedy parade complete with over 300 basset hounds featuring this year's grand marshal, Regis Philbin. 12 noon on Asbury Ave. from 6th St–12th St and then up to the Boardwalk ending at the Music Pier. Pieasco follows parade – mass pie in the face extravaganza.
Feis at the Beach. Wildwoods Convention Center. Irish dance competitions start at 10 am. The competitions will include over 1,000 dancers of all ages and expertise. Feis will be choreographed to music and prizes will be awarded. FREE admission
Palm Sunday Egg Hunt. 1:00pm. A Boardwalk and beach full of smiling faces and 15,000 pastel eggs filled with prizes from Boardwalk merchants are all part of the fun!
Keansburg Amusements Easter Egg Hunt. Beginning at 1pm, kids of all ages are invited to hunt for some of the thousands of prize filled eggs! Grand prize winners will win bikes. Plus meet the Easter Bunny, have fun riding the kiddie rides, and play in the arcades and games.
The Great Egg Hunt. 2:30pm, 11th St. – 14th St. Beach. Five (5) age groups 0-2yrs, 3-4yrs, 5yrs, 6yrs & 7yrs old. 100,000 eggs - 5,000 with prizes.
Greater Wildwood Jaycees Easter Egg Hunt. On the beach at Lincoln Avenue, Wildwood. Noon. Children ages 1-12 are invited to dig for eggs buried in the sand. Each egg contains a toy and a golden egg is worth a bigger prize
Easter Fashion Promenade. In front of the Music Pier, Moorlyn Terrace & Boardwalk. Come dressed in your Easter's best to stroll in our Fashion Promenade and meet the Easter Bunny. Judging begins at 1:00pm.
Moreys Piers Easter Celebration. Celebrate Easter with the whole family on Mariner's Landing from noon - 5pm. Visit the Easter Bunny at the Parent's Pavilion and enjoy strolling entertainment from stilt walkers to jugglers and more. Face painting will be available 1pm-5pm, and children 12 and under can pick an Easter egg for a chance to win amazing prizes
Annual Easter Promenade. On the Boardwalk starting at 12. Colorful carnation flowers will be distributed on the Boardwalk and Webster Avenue by Mayor and Council, while supplies last. Contests and prizes for the best dressed! Family entertainment will follow the best dressed contest.
Wednesday, March 15, 2017 Morey’s Piers Welcomes Spring with Preseason Sale Morey’s Piers & Beachfront Water Parks, named the best seaside amusement park in the world by Amusement Today, will launch its annual 2017 Spring Sale on March 24 offering savings up to 38% for a season of wild rides and water park admission. Friday, March 3, 2017 Jughandle Brewery is Expanding On Monday, March 6, two shiny new 15 barrel fermenters will be arriving to help Jughandle Brewing Co. keep up with strong demand for their high-quality craft beer. The popular Monmouth County based brewery has only been open for less than 9 months, however has already greatly increased the number of tasting room beer taps to 24. Wednesday, March 1, 2017 Spring Into Summer With Keansburg Amusement Park & Runaway Rapids Pre-Season Ticket Sale Double your family fun with Keansburg Amusement Park and Runaway Rapids’ 2 for 1 Spring Sale. Running now through March 31st, 2017, for every ticket you purchase you will receive one free. Wednesday, February 8, 2017 Six Flags to Host Entertainment Auditions and Job Fair This Weekend With the April 1 opening of Six Flags Great Adventure fast approaching, the park will host entertainment auditions and a job fair this weekend to help fill 4,000 available positions for the 2017 season. There are entertainment auditions on Saturday, Feb 11 and a general job fair on Sunday, Feb 12.