What to Do in Monmouth County

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Agriculture in Monmouth County 1600-2013
December 2013-2014Check website for times
Explore & celebrate Monmouth County’s
vibrant and agricultural past,
present and future by visiting
this new exhibition through December 2014.
Monmouth County Historical Association
(Museum and Library)
70 Court Street, Freehold
What’s So Funny?
May 9-June 22, 2014Opening Reception 6-8 p.m.
732-747-2266
Comically inspired artworks in a
variety of styles and media.
Monmouth Museum
P.O. Box 359, Lincroft, NJ 07738
The Galleria Red Bank Farmers Market
May 11-November 23, 20149:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.
(732) 530-7300
This farmers market, running every
Sunday from May 11-Nov. 23,offers
fresh, locally-grown produce from
some of New Jerseys finest farmers
as well as showcasing unique crafts
and wonderful eateries.
The Galleria Red Bank Parking Lot
Corner of Bridge Ave
and West Front St., Red Bank
Steven Epstein
May 30, 2014-June 29, 2014Check for time
732-747-2266
Exhibition of paintings created
by Artist Steven Epstein.
Monmouth Museum
765 Newman Springs Road, Lincroft
THIRD
May 31 – June 22, 2014see website for times
732-345-1400
Two River Theater
21 Bridge Ave, Red Bank
Painting Exhibition: Landscapes by Leonia Mroczkowski
June 3-29, 2014Call for times
732-774-2344
Painting Exhibition by Leonia
Mroczkowski. Meet the artist
reception on Sat., June 21, 2-4 p.m.
Shrewsbury Monmouth County Library
1001 Route 35, Shrewsbury, NJ
Keyport Farmer’s Market
June 5, 12, 19, 26, 20141:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. every Thurs.
732-739-5138
Variety of fresh produce,
honey/beeswax products, pickles,
relish, olives, potted plants & more.
Fireman’s Park,
West Front Street, Keyport
National Guard Militia Opens D-Day Exhibit
June 6-October 31, 201410 a.m.
732-974-5966
Open exhibit commemorating the
seventieth anniversary of D-Day &
the New Jersey National Guard role in
the liberation of Europle during World
War ll.
(Museum is open seven days a week:
10 a.m.- 3 p.m.)
National Guard Militia Museum
Sea Girt Ave & Camp Drive,
Sea Girt, NJ
All My Sons
June 6-8, 13-15, 21-22, 27-29, 2014Friday 8pm, Sat 8pm, Sun 2pm
732-462-9093
A Center Players Signature Series
Presentation “All My Sons”, by Arthur
Miller.
Center Playhouse
35 South St., Freehold
Fine-Art Black & White Printmaking with Michael S. Miller
June 16, 23, & 28, 2014Check for time
732-245-6699
Workshop designed for those with
a working knowledge of their camera
as well as digital workflow in Adobe
Lightroom.
June 16 & 23: The Boatworks in Belmar
& June 28 at the Visions Photographic
Workshops Home Studio in Avon.Times:
June 16 & 23- 6:30 a.m.-9 p.m.
June 28- 9 a.m.-1 p.m.
Met Opera: Rigoletto
June 18, 2014check for time
732-571-3512
New production of Verdi’s towering
tragedy in Las Vegas in 1960.
Pollak Theatre
Monmouth University,
400 Cedar Avenue, Long Branch
Sandy Hook 2014 Free Summer Concert Series
June 18, 20146 p.m.
(732) 291-7733
Each Wednesday during the summer come enjoy live entertainment at Sandy Hook’s beach.
This week’s performer:
After the Reign
Beach Area E
Gateway National Recreation Area
Sandy Hook Unit
Freehold Idol
June 18, 20147:30 p.m.
732-333-0094
Talented singers aged 10 and older are given the spotlight to show off their vocal abilities in this very popular fourth annual singing contest.
Every Wednesday June 4 thru August 20
in front of Hall of Records
1 E. Main Street
Freehold
Cruise Night Photowalk with Michael S. Miller
June 19, 20146:30-8:30 p.m.
732-245-6699
“Cruise” Main St. in Belmar
photographing awesome & exciting
cool cars & more. Learn techniques
& ideas on composition, exposure, &
creativity.
The Boatworks in Belmar
608 River Rd, Belmar, NJ, 07719
Thursdays by the Sea in Long Branch
June 19, 20147:00 pm
732-923-2044
A week-night music series
featuring local talent.
Tonight: Burger & BurtnickBeatles TributeFestival Plaza
Pier Village
Freehold Summer Concert Series- Thursdays Rock
June 19, 20147:30 p.m – 9:30 p.m.
(732) 333-0094
Presented by 33 East Car Wash
Every Thursday starting June 12 though August
This week’s performer:
Jersey Four
Hall of Records
1 E. Main Street, Freehold
Mavericks
June 19, 20148 p.m.
732-842-9000
Count Basie Theatre
99 Monmouth Street,
Red Bank
Middletown 350 Anniversary Gala
June 20, 20147 – 11 pm
732-706-4100
Celebrate the founding of
Middletown 350 years ago
with dinner, dancing, prizes
Middletown Arts Center
36 Church Street, Middletown
Ringo Starr & His All Starr Band
June 20, 20148:00 p.m.
732-842-9000
This All Starr Band lineup features
Steve Lukather, Richard Page
Gregg Rolie & legendary
musicians Todd Rundgren
and Gregg Bissonette.
Count Basie Theatre
99 Monmouth Street
Red Bank, NJ
Eco-Elephant Family Flea Market
June 21, 20149 am – 1pm
732-542-1642 ext. 31
Dorbrook Recreation Area
209 County Road 537
Colts Neck
Ocean Grove Giant Craft Show
June 21, 201410 a.m. – 4 p.m.
732-774-1391
The Ocean Grove Camp Meeting Association will kick off its 2013 summer season by hosting over 250 crafters/artists on the expansive Ocean Pathway, just steps from the beach.
Adobe Lightroom Workshop with Michael S. Miller
June 21, 20149 a.m.-4 p.m.
732-245-6699
A 6-hour workshop designed for those
seeking a solid foundation in
digital asset management & optimizing
their images in Adobe Lightroom.
The Boatworks in Belmar
608 River Rd., Belmar
Battle of Monmouth Re-Enactment
June 21 & 22, 201410:00am-5:00pm
(732) 780-5782
The Battle of Monmouth was the largest one-day battle of the Revolutionary War in terms of participants. Observers are encouraged to arrive early for seating and various activities before the beginning of the re-enactment each day.
Monmouth Battlefield State Park.
347 Freehold-Englishtown Rd., Manalapan
Middletown 350 Parade
June 21, 201411 am
732-615-2260
Celebrate the founding of
Middletown 350 years ago
with a parade from H.S. North on
Tindall Rd. to the Arts Center on
Church Street
Middletown Arts Center
36 Church Street, Middletown
Win & Wine Weekend at Monmouth Park
June 21 & 22, 201412:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
732-222-5100
Sample the Garden State’s
finest wines.
Monmouth Park Racetrack
175 Oceanport Avenue, Oceanport
Formula Drift Race at Wall Speedway
June 21, 2014call for time
732-681-6400
Wall Stadium
1803 Hwy 34, South Wall
David Bromberg
June 21, 20147:30 p.m.
732-842-9000
Bromberg puts on a performance
full of bluegrass, ragtime,
country and ethnic music.
Count Basie Theatre
99 Monmouth Street
Red Bank
Keyport Free Summer Movie Series
June 21, 2014About 30 minutes after sundown
732-241-6038
Enjoy “Madagascar 3” at the
Waterfront Park.
American Legion Dr., Keyport
Maria Allaire’s Wedding
June 22, 20141:30 pm
(732) 919-3500
Wedding ceremony followed by a garden party in the Gazebo with free refreshments and cake.
Historic Allaire Village
within Allaire State Park
Rt. 524/4265 Atlantic Ave., Wall
Rockit at the Basie
June 22, 20142:00 p.m.
732- 842-9000
Rockit at the Basie performs
Led Zepplin 1 & other debuts.
Count Basie Theatre,
99 Monmouth St., Red Bank
Sheryl Crow, Rascal Flatts & Gloriana
June 22, 20147:00 p.m.
732-203-2500
Sheryl Crow, Rascal Flatts & Gloriana
PNC Bank Arts Center
Exit 116 off Garden State Pkwy, Holmdel
Blues by the Beach in Long Branch
June 22, 20147 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
732-923-2044
A Sunday night music series featuring local bands playing jazz and blues
Tonight: Sandy Mack
West End Park
Brighton Avenue, Long Branch
Bill Maher
June 22, 20147:30 p.m.
732-842-9000
Count Basie Theatre
99 Monmouth Street
Red Bank
The Star-Spangled Songbook
June 23, 20146:30 p.m.
732- 449-8877
Presented by Dave Deluca
Wall Township Library
2700 Allaire Road, Wall NJ
Long Branch High School Concert at West End Park
June 23, 20147 p.m.
732-923-2044
West End Park
Long Branch
Fair Haven Free Summer Movie Series
June 23, 2014Sundown
732-241-6038
Enjoy “Madagascar” at the Fair
Haven Fields.
Ridge Road, Fair Haven
A Musical Journey
June 24, 20147:00 p.m.
Charitable Piano Recital.
Central Baptist Church,
28 East Highland Ave., Atlantic Highlands
Move Live on Tour
June 24, 20148:00 p.m.
732-842-9000
Julianne & Derek Hough put on
a complete stage production and cast
performing in styles ranging
from ballroom & tap to salsa and
hip-hop & everything in between.
Count Basie Theatre
99 Monmouth St., Red Bank
Spring Lake Garden Tour
June 25, 2014call for times
732-449-0577
Sponsored by the Garden Club of Spring Lake
Ladies Night at Pier Village
June 25, 20145-9 p.m.
609-312-1408
Shop, Dine, & Sip! Visit all
participating shops & restaurants
& ejoy special promotions,sales,
samples, & an entry to win amazing
prizes!
Pier Village
One Chelsea Drive,
Long Branch, NJ 07740
Sandy Hook 2014 Free Summer Concert Series
June 25, 20146 p.m.
(732) 291-7733
Each Wednesday during the summer come enjoy live entertainment at Sandy Hook’s beach.
This week’s performer:
The Carl Gentry Band
Beach Area E
Gateway National Recreation Area
Sandy Hook Unit
Freehold Idol
June 25, 20147:30 p.m.
732-333-0094
Talented singers aged 10 and older are given the spotlight to show off their vocal abilities in this very popular fourth annual singing contest.
Every Wednesday June 4 thru August 20
in front of Hall of Records
1 E. Main Street
Freehold
Wall Township Annual Fair
June 26-29, 2014Check for times
Fun for the family! Rides, food,
games, beer & wine garden.
Wall Municipal Complex
2700 Allaire Road5-10 p.m. Thurs. & Sunday
5-11 p.m. Friday and Saturday
Peter Frampton & The Doobie Brothers
June 26, 20147:00 p.m.
732-203-2500
Peter Frampton & The Doobie Brothers.
PNC Bank Arts Center
Exit 116 off Garden State Pkwy, Holmdel
Keyport Thursday Summer Concert Series
June 26, 20147:00 p.m.- 9:00 p.m.
732-739-5138
Free live concert featuring
“Special Request”.
In the Minipark,
West Front St., Keyport
Thursdays by the Sea in Long Branch
June 26, 20147:00 pm
732-923-2044
A week-night music series
featuring local talent.
Tonight: British Invasion
Festival Plaza
Pier Village
Freehold Summer Concert Series- Thursdays Rock
June 26, 20147:30 p.m – 9:30 p.m.
(732) 333-0094
Presented by 33 East Car Wash
Every Thursday starting June 12 though August
This week’s performer:
Amish Outlaws
Hall of Records
1 E. Main Street, Freehold
Chazz Palminteri: A Bronx Tale
June 26, 20148:00 p.m.
732-842-9000
Academy Award actor Chazz
Palminteri returns for an
unforgettable performance mirroring
his successful run on Broadway.
Count Basie Theatre
99 Monmouth St., Red Bank
Bridge Fest
June 27-28, 20147:00 p.m.
800-590-4064
Bible teaching, vendors,
concert, beach activities and more.Great Auditorium
22 Pilgrim Pathway
Ocean Grove
Lionel Richie & CeeLo Green
June 27, 20147:30 p.m.
732-203-2500
Lionel Richie & CeeLo Green.
PNC Bank Arts Center
Exit 116 off Garden State Pkwy, Holmdel
Saltwater Festival
June 27 & 28, 2014Call for times
732-528-3149
Saltwater Festival was created to
provide the East Coast with the best
offerings in Film, Art, and Surf.
Algonquin Arts Theatre
173 Main St., Manasquan
Chazz Palminteri: A Bronx Tale
June 27, 20148:00 p.m.
732-842-9000
Academy Award actor Chazz
Palminteri returns for an
unforgettable performance mirroring
his successful run on Broadway.
Count Basie Theatre
99 Monmouth St., Red Bank
Military Appreciation Day in Belmar
June 28, 2014all day
732-681-3700 ex. 211
Belmar will salute all active military, National Guard and their immediate families. They will be provided free lunch, parking,entertainment and beach access.
Contact: recreation@belmar.com
Taylor Pavilion, Ocean Ave.
Craft Market at Allaire Village
June 28, 201410 am – 4 pm
(732) 919-3500
Historic Allaire Village
within Allaire State Park
Rt. 524/4265 Atlantic Ave., Wall
Annual Asbury Park Jazz Festival
June 28 & 29, 201412 p.m. – 7 p.m.
732-502-5749
Longest running Jazz Fest in the area!
Jazz on Saturday, blues on Sunday
Art show, beer and wine garden, 20+ local food vendors, crafts, art & specialty gifts, local and national acts, childrens activities including rides, face painting and sand art.
Sunset Park
Sunset Avenue & Main Street, Asbury Park
Taste of Highlands Restaurant Tour
June 28, 2014noon – 6 p.m.
732-291-4713
Check in locations at Huddy Park or Veterans Park to pick up a map of participating venues and a complimentary backpack.
Party limo will escort visitors on the tour.
Red Bank Rockin’ Country
June 28 & 29, 2014noon
732-842-4244
Enjoy great food and
country music
Marine Park, Red Bank
Sat. noon – 9 pm
Sun. noon – 7 pm
100 Lap Downs Ford Modified Feature/Wall Speedway
June 28, 2014call for time
732-681-6400
Sportsman, Limitied Late Models,
4 Cylinders, G.S.V.S.C.C.
Wall Stadium
1803 Hwy 34, South Wall
Monumentour: Fall Out Boy & Paramore
June 28, 20147:00 p.m.
732-203-2500
Monumentour: Fall Out Boy & Paramore
PNC Bank Arts Center
Exit 116 off Garden State Pkwy, Holmdel
Bradley Beach Concert in the Park
June 28, 20147 pm
732-776-2999
Featuring “Park Avenue
Oldies”
Riley Park, Main Street
Doo Wop Extravaganza!
June 28, 20147:30 p.m.
800-590-4064
Ocean Grove brings back the
“Golden Era” of Doo-Wop with four
chart-topping groups who created
such memorable hits.
Great Auditorium
22 Pilgrim Pathway
Ocean Grove
Happy Together Tour 2014
June 28, 20148:00 p.m.
732-842-9000
Come & enjoy the great songs
they recorded during the 60’s
and 70’s, the original artists,
live and in person.
Count Basie Theatre
99 Monmouth St., Red Bank
Oceanport Free Summer Movie Series
June 28, 2014About 30 minutes after sundown
732-241-6038
Enjoy “Sandlot” at the Blackberry
Bay Fields.
450 Port-Au-Peck Ave, Oceanport
The Hollow Acoustic Duo
June 28, 20149:00 p.m.
732-577-8200
Free Performance at
iPlay America
110 Schanck Road, Freehold
Fair Winds Farm Open House
June 29, 20141-4 p.m.
609-259-2916
Free event, open to the public.
Cream Ridge will be opening their gates
for visitors to greet & meet dozens
of foals & baby horses born each year,
as well as activites and more.
Fair Winds Farm
74 Red Valley Road,
Cream Ridge
Independence Day Celebration
June 29, 20141 – 4:00pm
732-919-3500
Historic Allaire Village
within Allaire State Park
Rt. 524/4265 Atlantic Ave., Wall
The Neo-Outsider: The New Outsider Artist
June 29, 2014-September 7, 2014Check for time
732-747-2266
Opening reception will be held
on Sunday, June 29, 4:00-6:00 p.m.
Monmouth Museum
765 Newman Springs Road, Lincroft
The History of Houses & the Things That Make Them Home
June 29, 2014Call for time
732-531-2136
Exhibit that explores just how our
human instinct to nest has played
out in the structures we inhabit
and the stuff we put in them.
Eden Woolley House,
703 Deal Road, Ocean NJ
“Untold Stories of the First Jewish Agricultural Colonies in Southern New Jersey”
June 29, 20142:00 p.m.
732-253-6990
An Inside look on the “Untold Stories
of the First Jewish Agricultural
Colonies in Southern New Jersey”,
(1891 to the present).
310 Mounts Corner Dr.,Freehold NJ
Blues by the Beach in Long Branch
June 29, 20147 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
732-923-2044
A Sunday night music series featuring local bands playing jazz and blues
Tonight: Soul Project
West End Park
Brighton Avenue, Long Branch
Understanding Your Digital Camera with Michael S. Miller
June 30, 20146:30 a.m.- 9 p.m.
732-245-6699
A fun and relaxed workshop, where you
will be guided through your camera
menus and functions.The Boatworks in Belmar
608 River Rd.
Hazlet Free Summer Movie Series
June 30, 2014About 30 minutes after sundown
732-241-6038
Enjoy “Monsters University” at the
Veterans Park.
1776 Union Ave, Hazlet
Atlantic Highlands Fireman’s Fair
July 1-5, 20146:00 p.m.
732-872-8711
Games, ride, food, good ol’ fashion
fun!
Fireworks are on Friday, July 4 at
9:45 p.m.
Atlantic Highlands Marina,
1 Simon Lake Drive
Red Bank Movies in the Park
July 1- August 26, 20147:00pm
1-888-HIP-TOWN(447-8696)
Enjoy some of your favorite movies
every Tuesday in July & August.
Riverside Gardens Park84 West Front St, Red Bank
Red Bank Free Summer Movie Series
July 1, 2014About 30 minutes after sundown
732-241-6038
Enjoy “Independence Day” at
the Riverside Gardens.
54 West Front Street, Red Bank
Sandy Hook 2014 Free Summer Concert Series
July 2, 20146 p.m.
(732) 291-7733
Each Wednesday during the summer come enjoy live entertainment at Sandy Hook’s beach.
This week’s performer:
British Invasion Tribute
Beach Area E
Gateway National Recreation Area
Sandy Hook Unit
Freehold Idol
July 2, 20147:30 p.m.
732-333-0094
Talented singers aged 10 and older are given the spotlight to show off their vocal abilities in this very popular fourth annual singing contest.
Every Wednesday June 4 thru August 20
in front of Hall of Records
1 E. Main Street
Freehold
Spring Lake Free Summer Movie Series
July 2, 2014About 30 minutes after sundown
732-241-6038
Enjoy “Monsters University” at the
North End Pavilion Beach on Ocean Ave.
Keyport Farmer’s Market
July 3, 10, 17, 24, 31, 20141:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. every Thurs.
732-739-5138
Variety of fresh produce,
honey/beeswax products, pickles,
relish, olives, potted plants & more.
Fireman’s Park,
West Front Street, Keyport
Celebrate America’s Fourth of July at Keansburg Amusements
July 3 & 4, 2014Dusk
732-495-1400
Join Keansburg Amusement Park
& Runaway Rapids in celebrating
the Fourth of July with Fireworks
both days at dark.
275 Beachway Ave., Keansburg
Manasquan Gala 4th of July Celebration
July 3, 2014Check for time
732-223-8303
Patriotic Bicycle Decorating
Contest at 5:15 p.m.
Little League Field, 2nd Ave.Following the contest, families
are invited to join the 4th of July
Parade beginning at 6:30 p.m.
Squan Beach, 2nd Avenue.
Red Bank Jazz in the Park
July 3-August 28, 20147:30pm
1-888-HIP-TOWN(447-8696)
Relax in beautiful Riverside
Gardens Park every Thursday in July
through August, while listening
to some of the finest jazz
on the Jersey Shore.
(Please bring chairs or blankets
to sit on)Riverside Gardens Park
84 West Front St, Red Bank
Freehold Summer Concert Series- Thursdays Rock
July 3, 20147:30 p.m – 9:30 p.m.
(732) 333-0094
Presented by 33 East Car Wash
Every Thursday starting June 13 though August
This week’s performer:
The Nerds
Hall of Records
1 E. Main Street, Freehold
Imperial Brass
July 3, 20147:30 p.m.
800-590-4064
Summer Stars – Imperial Brass
Great Auditorium22 Pilgrim Pathway
Ocean Grove
25th Firecracker 5 Race in Wall
July 4, 20148:35 am start
732-449-8444 ext. 251
Celebrated by the
Township of Wall
Race starts at the Wall Municipal Complex
2700 Allaire Road
Registration begins at 7:15 am
Long Branch’s Annual OceanFest and Fireworks
July 4, 201410 am – 10 pm
732-923-2044
Vendors, bands, exhibits, food, and fireworks are all part of this annual rain or shine celebration.
Oceanfront Promenade, Long Branch
Ocean Grove 4th of July Parade
July 4, 201410:30 am
(732) 774-1391
The Ocean Grove Camp
Meeting Association presents its
Annual July 4th Parade enjoy.
Main Avenue, Ocean Grove
Downtown Freehold Independence Day Concert & Fireworks
July 4, 20145:30 p.m.
732-333-0094
Concert and Fireworks
at Freehold Raceway
3190 Route 9
Sponsored by Downtown Freehold
Gates open at 5:30 p.m.
Fireworks at dusk
Rain Date: July 6
Asbury Park Independence Day Fireworks
July 4, 2014Dusk
732-775-7676
Beach front in Asbury Park
Magic! in Concert
July 4, 20148:00 p.m.
732-928-2000
Canadian reggae fusion band.
Six Flags Great Adventure
Route 537, Six Flags Blvd., Jackson
Jack Wright Ocean Mile Swim in Bradley Beach
July 5, 20149:30 am
732-776-2999
Event held at Kent Ave.
Beach in Bradley Beach
Spring Lake Summer Art Walk
July 5, 2104call for times
(732) 449-0577
Summer Art Walk sponsored by the Spring Lake Chamber of Commerce.
Spring Lake, NJ
Rain date- 7/6
First Saturday Asbury Park
July 5, 20146 – 10 pm
(732) 775-7676
Spend the first Saturday of each month enjoying sidewalk sales, shopping, and dining under a variety of different themes.
Asbury Park
Daddy Yankee in Concert
July 5, 20147:00 p.m.
732-928-2000
Kick of Fourth of July weekend
with Daddy Yankee in concert
presented by Coca-Cola.
Six Flags
Plymouth Rock Assurance Arena
1 Six Flags Blvd., Jackson
Recitals with Dr. Gordon Turk
July 5,12,19-August 2,16,30, 2014Check for various times
800-590-4064
Hear the sounds of the world
famous 11,550 pipe Great
Auditorium Organ.Great Auditorium
22 Pilgrim Pathway
Ocean Grove
Ocean Grove Summer Band
July 5, 20148 p.m.
800-590-4064
Ocean Grove’s annual Independence
Day concert.
Great Auditorium
22 Pilgrim Pathway
Ocean Grove
Bradley Beach Fireworks
July 5, 20149:00 p.m.
732-776-2999
Grab your beach chair & catch
the annual Fourth of July
holiday fireworks display!
Bradley Beach
Vans Warped Tour
July 6, 201411:00 a.m.
732-203-2500
Vans Warped Tour at
PNC Bank Arts Center
Exit 116 off Garden State Pkwy, Holmdel
Blues by the Beach in Long Branch
July 6, 20147 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
732-923-2044
A Sunday night music series featuring local bands playing jazz and blues
Tonight: Chuck Lambert
West End Park
Brighton Avenue, Long Branch
An Evening with Crosby, Stills & Nash
July 6, 20147:30 p.m.
732-263-6889
An Evening with Crosby, Stills & Nash.
Pollak Theatre
400 Cedar Avenue
West Long Branch, NJ
Sea Bright Free Summer Movie Series
July 6, 2014About 30 minutes after sundown
732-241-6038
Enjoy “Jaws” at the Municipal Beach.
1099 Ocean Ave, Sea Bright
Fair Haven Free Summer Movie Series
July 7, 2014About 30 minutes after sundown
732-241-6038
Enjoy “Cloudy with a Chance of
Meatballs 2”
Fair Haven Fields
Ridge Road, Fair Haven
American Idol Live! 2014 Tour
July 8, 2014Check for time
732-571-3483
Get the opportunity to be
up close & personal with Season 13
Finalists.
Pollak Theatre
in Monmouth University
400 Cedar Ave., Long Branch
Flavor of Freehold
July 8 & 9, 20145:30 – 8 p.m.
732-333-0094
Sample some of Downtown Freehold’s most loved restaurants and shops.
E. Main Street, Freehold
Downtown Tuesday Night in Long Branch
July 8, 20147 p.m.
732-923-2044
Live music on Tuesday nights in July.
On the Broadway Stage behind Brookdale CC
Red Bank Free Summer Movie Series
July 8, 2014About 30 minutes after sundown
732-241-6038
Enjoy “Anchorman” at
the Riverside Gardens.
54 West Front Street, Red Bank
Met Opera: La Rondine
July 9, 2014check for time
732-571-3512
Puccini’s La Rondine
Pollak Theatre
Monmouth University,
400 Cedar Avenue, Long Branch
Sandy Hook 2014 Free Summer Concert Series
July 9, 20146 p.m.
(732) 291-7733
Each Wednesday during the summer come enjoy live entertainment at Sandy Hook’s beach.
This week’s performer:
Brian Kirk & the Jerks
Beach Area E
Gateway National Recreation Area
Sandy Hook Unit
Bradley Beach Concert on the Beach
July 9, 20147 pm
732-776-2999
Featuring “401K Band
on the beach
Carol Williams
July 9, 20147:30 p.m.
800-590-4064
“Organist that is English and Elegant”Great Auditorium
22 Pilgrim Pathway
Ocean Grove
Freehold Idol
July 9, 20147:30 p.m.
732-333-0094
Talented singers aged 10 and older are given the spotlight to show off their vocal abilities in this very popular fourth annual singing contest.
Every Wednesday June 4 thru August 20
in front of Hall of Records
1 E. Main Street
Freehold
Spring Lake Free Summer Movie Series
July 9, 2014About 30 minutes after sundown
732-241-6038
Enjoy “Night at the Museum” at the
North End Pavilion Beach on Ocean Ave.
Colts Neck Country Fair
July 10 -13, 20144 p.m. – 11 p.m
732-462-8500
The fair will feature food, entertainment, vendors, rides and fireworks.
Bucks Mill Park
Bucks Mill Road, Colts Neck
Off Rt 537, between Rt 18 and Rt 34
Thursdays by the Sea in Long Branch
July 10, 20147 p.m.
732-923-2044
A week-night music series
featuring local talent.
Tonight:Motor City Revue
Festival Plaza
Pier Village
Zac Brown Band
July 10, 20147:00 p.m.
732-203-2500
Zac Brown Band
PNC Bank Arts Center
Exit 116 off Garden State Pkwy, Holmdel
Keyport Thursday Summer Concert Series
July 10, 20147:00 p.m.- 9:00 p.m.
732-739-5138
Free live concert featuring
Bob Burger’s Fleetwood Mac,
Tribute/Keyport Shop-In.
In the Minipark,
West Front St., Keyport
Songwriters on the Beach in Belmar
July 10, 20147 p.m.
732-681-3700 ext. 214
Bring your family, a blanket or lawn
chair and your love of great live music
under the stars.
Enjoy 7Horse and Ben Fuller.
5th and Ocean Ave. in Belmar
A Midsummer Night’s Dream by William Shakespeare
July 10, 20147:00 p.m.
732-431-7220
Performed by the Next Stage Ensemble,
The Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey.
Manalapan Headquarters
125 Symmes Drive, Manalapan
The Boardwalk Plays
July 10, 20147 P.M.
1-866-941-8188
Presented by NINE Theatricals.
Eastern Branch Library
1001 Route 35, Shrewsbury NJ
Stories for a Summer Evening at the Jersey Shore
July 10, 20147:30 p.m.
732-531-5092
Presented by the Storytellers Mosaic,
a Monmouth County storytellers group.
Ocean Township Library
701 Deal Road, Ocean NJ
Manasquan Band Concert
July 10, 20147:30 p.m.
“Hillcrest Gang”
Main Beach, Manasquan
Freehold Summer Concert Series- Thursdays Rock
July 10, 20147:30 p.m – 9:30 p.m.
(732) 333-0094
Presented by 33 East Car Wash
Every Thursday starting June 12 though August
This week’s performer:
Johnny Drama
Hall of Records
1 E. Main Street, Freehold
Crazy For You
July 10-12, 18-20, 25-26, 2014Curtain- 8pm, Matinee-2pm
732-449-4530
Story of a well-to-do 1930’s
playboy whose dream in life is to dance.
Spring Lake Community Theatre
300 Madison Ave., Spring Lake
Asbury Park Free Summer Movie Series
July 10, 2014About 30 minutes after sundown
732-241-6038
Enjoy “Ferris Bueller’s Day Off”
on the Asbury Park Beach.
Movies begin about
30 minutes after sundown.
Beachfront in Asbury Park
NJ Emerging Artist Series- Gina Delia
July 11-August 10, 2014see website for times
732-747-2266
The Monmouth Museum presents
NJ Emerging Artist Series, Gina Delia:
Ephemeral Light.
On the campus of Brookdale
Community College
Newman Springs Rd. (Rte. 520) LincroftOpening Reception is July 11, 6-8 p.m.
Hairspray
July 11 – 20, 20142 pm or 8 pm
732-774-7827
Premier Theater Company
701 Lake Ave.
Asbury Park
Performances are at 2 pm or 8 pm
Zac Brown Band
July 11, 20147:00 p.m.
732-203-2500
Zac Brown Band
PNC Bank Arts Center
Exit 116 off Garden State Pkwy, Holmdel
Grease
July 11-13,18-20, 20147/11,7/12,7/18,19 -8:00pm & 7/13, 7/20- 3:00pm
732-842-9000
Take a trip to a simpler time in
your leather jackets with
the original high school musical,
GREASE.
Count Basie Theatre
99 Monmouth Street, Red Bank
Shrewsbury Free Summer Movie Series
July 11, 2014About 30 minutes after sundown
732-241-6038
Enjoy “The Little Mermaid”
at the Municipal Building.
419 Sycamore Ave, Shrewsbury
Belmar 5
July 12, 20148:30 a.m.
(732) 681-3700
Belmar’s Annual 5 Mile Run around Belmar
Ocean Ave, Belmar
Annual Bradley Beach Lobster Festival
July 12 & 13, 201411 a.m. – 8 p.m.
732-897-1111
Presented by the Bradley Beach Chamber of Commerce.
Great food, two beer & wine gardens and six live bands.
Over 100 craft and specialty vendors.
Childrens activities, including giant waterslide.
Bradley Beach Boardwalk
5th Ave.
O.A.R. & Phillips Phillips
July 12, 20147:00 p.m.
732-203-2500
O.A.R. & Phillips Phillips
PNC Bank Arts Center
Exit 116 off Garden State Pkwy, Holmdel
ABBA Tribute by Arrival
July 12, 20148 p.m.
800-590-4064
These iconic Swedish superstars
of the 70’s are recreated in this
high energy concert.
Great Auditorium
22 Pilgrim Pathway
Ocean Grove
Guitar 5000
July 12, 20149:00 p.m.
732-577-8200
Free Acoustic Performance. Guitar
5000 is a solo guitarist & singer
with the entertainment of a whole band.
iPlay America
110 Schanck Road, Freehold
6th Annual American Doll and Teddy Bear Tea
July 13, 20141-3:30 p.m.
732-531-2136
Children will show off the outfits
of their favorite dolls (or teddy
bears) in a charming fashion show,
along with crafts & a tasty tea party.
Eden Woolley House
703 Deal Road, Ocean
The Choir Festival
July 13, 20147:00 p.m.
800-590-4064
Join for Glorious Sounds and
Joyful Praise Singing
“Wonderful Words of Life”.
Great Auditorium
22 Pilgrim Pathway
Ocean Grove
Blues by the Beach in Long Branch
July 13, 20147 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
732-923-2044
A Sunday night music series featuring local bands playing jazz and blues
Tonight: Gas House Gorillas
West End Park
Brighton Avenue, Long Branch
Monmouth County SPCA Fur Ball, A Night for Paws
July 14, 2014Call for time
732-440-1558
Celebrate a night for Paws with live
music, open bar, gourmet
food stations, silent auctions & more. Purchase tickets at
http://www.monmouthcountyspca.org/fur-ball
Stillwell Stables,
Colts Neck
Bradley Beach Lifeguard Competiton
July 14, 20146 pm
732-776-2999
Bradley Brach Lifeguard Tournament
Cliff Ave.Beach
Beach Portrait with Michael S. Miller
July 14, 20146:30-9:00 p.m.
732-245-6699
Workshop is designed to help you
develop your ability to capture the
best images and learn how to take
photographs in natural light without
the need for expensive equipment.
Belmar Arts
609 River Road, Belmar NJ
Hazlet Free Summer Movie Series
July 14, 2014About 30 minutes after sundown
732-241-6038
Enjoy “Cloudy with a Chance
of Meatballs 2” at the
Veterans Park.
1776 Union Ave, Hazlet
Downtown Tuesday Night in Long Branch
July 15, 20147 p.m.
732-923-2044
Live music on Tuesday nights in July.
On the Broadway Stage behind Brookdale CC
Red Bank Free Summer Movie Series
July 15, 2014About 30 minutes after sundown
732-241-6038
Enjoy “Young Frankenstein” at
the Riverside Gardens.
54 West Front Street, Red Bank
NJ Sandcastle Contest in Belmar
July 16, 20148 a.m. – 1 p.m.
732-681-3700 ext. 214
18th Avenue Beach, Belmar
Judging begins at noon
*Raindate- July 30
Verdi’s Othello
July 16, 2014Check for time
732-263-6889
Verdi’s Shakespearean masterpiece
returns to the Met.
Pollak Theatre
400 Cedar Avenue
West Long Branch, NJ
Sandy Hook 2014 Free Summer Concert Series
July 16, 20146 p.m.
(732) 291-7733
Each Wednesday during the summer come enjoy live entertainment at Sandy Hook’s beach.
This week’s performer:
Tim McLoone & the Shirleys
Beach Area E
Gateway National Recreation Area
Sandy Hook Unit
A Hard Day’s Night starring The Beatles
July 16, 20147:00 p.m.
732-842-9000
Free Film!
Count Basie Theatre
99 Monmouth St., Red Bank
Freehold Idol
July 16, 20147:30 p.m.
732-333-0094
Talented singers aged 10 and older are given the spotlight to show off their vocal abilities in this very popular fourth annual singing contest.
Every Wednesday June 4 thru August 20
in front of Hall of Records
1 E. Main Street
Freehold
Spring Lake Free Summer Movie Series
July 16, 2014About 30 minutes after sundown
732-241-6038
Enjoy “Home Alone” at the
North End Pavilion Beach on Ocean Ave.
Adobe Lightroom Workshop with Michael S. Miller
July 17, 201410:00 a.m.- 1 p.m.
732-245-6699
A 6-hour workshop designed for those
seeking a solid foundation in
digital asset management & optimizing
their images in Adobe Lightroom.
The Boatworks in Belmar
608 River Rd., Belmar
Oklahoma
July 17-20, 23-15 & 27, 2014Check for various times
732-528-3149
Watch as love stories bloom
in Oklahoma territory.
Algonquin Arts
173 Main St., Manasquan
Cool Jazz on a Hot Summer Day
July 17, 20141:00 p.m.
Billy Lawlor with Gary
Mazzaroppy and Tommy LaBella.
Ocean Township Library
701 Deal Road, Ocean
Keyport Thursday Summer Concert Series
July 17, 20147:00 p.m.- 9:00 p.m.
732-739-5138
Free live concert featuring
Jonny B & the Blues Blazers
In the Minipark,
West Front St., Keyport
Songwriters on the Beach in Belmar
July 17, 20147 p.m.
732-681-3700 ext. 214
Bring your family, a blanket or lawn
chair and your love of great live music
under the stars.
Enjoy the Revelations and The Shady
Street Show Band.
5th and Ocean Ave. in Belmar
Thursdays by the Sea in Long Branch
July 17, 20147 p.m.
732-923-2044
A week-night music series
featuring local talent.
Tonight: The Nerds
Festival Plaza
Pier Village
Freehold Summer Concert Series- Thursdays Rock
July 17, 20147:30 p.m – 9:30 p.m.
(732) 333-0094
Presented by 33 East Car Wash
Every Thursday starting June 12 though August
This week’s performer:
Time Machine
Hall of Records
1 E. Main Street, Freehold
Paul Huang
July 17, 20147:30 p.m.
800-590-4064
“Sensational young violinist”Great Auditorium
22 Pilgrim Pathway
Ocean Grove
Manasquan Band Concert
July 17, 20147:30 p.m.
“Enjoy”
Main Beach, Manasquan
James Taylor
July 17, 20148:00 p.m.
732-203-2500
James Taylor
PNC Bank Arts Center
Exit 116 off Garden State Pkwy, Holmdel
Oklahoma!
July 17-July 27, 2014Call for times
732-528-3149
The first collaboration for
Richard Rodgers and Oscar
Hammerstein’s, Oklahoma!
Algonquin Arts Theatre
173 Main St., Manasquan
Asbury Park Free Summer Movie Series
July 17, 2014About 30 minutes after sundown
732-241-6038
Enjoy “Anchorman” on the Asbury Park
Beach. Movies begin about
30 minutes after sundown.
Beachfront

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