9th Annual Ducky Derby. Allaire Village, 11am-3pm. For a small duck fee, kids can race their ducks for prizes, or fish for duckies in the Mill Pond! All other activities including face painting, historic games, and building tours will be free of charge
Long Branch Jazz and Blues Festival. The Great Lawn, 12-8pm. Live performances by talented jazz&blues musicians, food, crafter and sponsor exhibits, an Alex and Ani Hospitality Tent, activities for the entire family and fireworks. The festival is rain or shine, free to the public, dog friendly and all ages are welcome to attend.
Colossal Coastal Roller Derby Expo. Wildwoods Convention Center. Hosting hundreds of roller derby enthusiasts, skaters and vendors, featuring hard-hitting games and various other skate-inspired festivities. Male and female roller derby skaters throughout the country are expected to attend and will be playing using the Modern Athletic Derby Endeavor Rule Set
Bradley Beach Boardwalk Festival. Sat 11am-9pm, Sun 11am-6pm. 6 bands, live emcee/DJ playing requests, over 100 craft and specialty vendors, huge beer & wine gardens, giant waterslide and children's activities including rides, face painters and sand art
Seafarers' Weekend. Pirates invade the Historic Cold Spring Village! Come aboard for exciting performances from Valhalla's Pirates and the Sea Dogs. Enjoy special exhibits and demonstrations, like antique boats, blacksmithing and decoy carving. Plus sea chanties and sing-alongs
King and Queen of Plop Competition. 11am on the 9th St Beach opposite the Music Pier. Contestants are asked to greet the fall season, always a lovely time of year, by falling dramatically (and in slow motion) to the sand. Those performing the most dramatic renditions will be crowned the King and Queen of Plop
Thursday, August 21, 2014 Celebrate Keansburg Amusement Park’s 110th Anniversary Keansburg Amusement Park will celebrate its 110th Anniversary on Thursday, August 28th, 2014 from 10am to closing. Keansburg Amusement Park will have special “Throwback Thursday” $1.10 pricing on select food, games and more. It will also host a pancake eating contest courtesy of IHOP. Thursday, August 14, 2014 Six Flags Great Adventure to Celebrate National Roller Coaster Day August 16 Six Flags Great Adventure celebrates National Roller Coaster Day August 16, 2014 with a thrilling lineup of roller coaster special events, exclusive ride times and social media announcements. Tuesday, August 12, 2014 Having Fun at Six Flags Hurricane Harbor with Little Kids An overview of a family visit to Six Flags Hurricane Harbor in Jackson NJ with small children. Read about what you can do there with a 4-year old and a 1-and-a half year old. The water park is lots of fun for young kids, no matter their age. Between the big wave pool, the Discovery Bay children playground with miniature pools and slides, and the relaxing Lazy River, there's lots to do for everyone on a nice summer day. Saturday, August 9, 2014 Annual Rolling Iron Antique Auto Show Returns to Allaire Village Allaire Village is presents its 19th Annual Antique Rolling Iron Auto Show on Sunday, August 17th, with antique vehicles coming in from all over the Tri-State area. This show is open to all vehicles manufactured from 1989 and before.