Annual Zombie Walk. Holds the record for the World's largest gathering of Zombies! Walk starts at Convention Hall, 5pm
Oktoberfest. Celebrate the famous Bavarian tradition on Historic Jackson Street as it is transformed into a German promenade with authentic music and food. Visit the Beer Gardens and browse the artisans tables selling crafts, antiques and collectibles.
Harvest Festival Crafts & Antiques Show. Celebrate the fall season with your family at the beautiful Emlen Physick Estate. Crafters and antiques dealers from throughout the region display and sell their wares on the lawn. Festival includes hands-on activities and games for children. 10am-4pm. Free admission
Sea Isle City
Harborfest. This bay-side festival celebrates Sea Isle's fishing and nautical history. Festival-goers will enjoy delicious seafood, live music, nautical display, crafts and specialty vendors. 11am-4pm at the Marina Complex.
Oktoberfest in Highlands. 2-9pm. The authentic German Food Court will have your favorite foods, while sipping a German Beer and listening to live German music. Stroll around Veterans Park and visit many specialty vendors, a desert tent and children's activities
Seafood & Music Festival. FREE street fair from 10am-8pm on Atlantic Ave between Wildwood and Schellenger Ave. 2 stages of live music, crafters, food vendors, a pie eating contest and much more! A Kids Korner with activities including pumpkin painting, face painting and bounce houses
FISH (Fishin' In Seaside Heights). 10am-2pm. Event registration begins at 9am. A children's fishing tournament on the oceanfront between Dupont and Grant Aves promises fun for all ages
Oct 4-Oct 5
LBI Chowderfest. This family-fun festival features live music, activities, and unlimited chowder tasting with the opportunity for each ticket holder to vote for their favorite red and white chowder. Saturday is the fabulous Merchant Mart where hundreds of vendors offer the best deals of the season, and Sunday is the Chowder Cook Off. 11am-4pm
Oct 3-Oct 5
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
Thursday, September 18, 2014 Get Your Oompah on at Keansburg Amusement Park’s Oktoberfest 2014 Keansburg Amusement Park celebrates its annual Oktoberfest on Saturday, September 27. The Oktoberfest fun begins at 12pm with a ride wristband special for $16.95 per person, Oktoberfest beer specials, traditional German food and a live live music by Polkadelphia. Wednesday, September 10, 2014 My New Favorite Obstacle Race is the Tough Sander in Long Branch My race report from the 2014 Tough Sander, an awesome obstacle race on the beach at Pier Village in Long Branch, NJ. Definitely one of my favorite events, and better than all other "mud runs" I've done. It benefits local charity 15-40 Connection. Monday, September 8, 2014 Jersey Shore Events on the Weekend of September 13-14, 2014 Events at the Jersey Shore during the September 13-14, 2014 weekend include the AC Seafood Fest, Belmar Pro Surf, Clownfest, Miss America and much more Monday, September 8, 2014 Fright Fest Features Three New Attractions and Fan Favorites in 2014 Six Flags Great Adventure’s Fright Fest, the Northeast’s largest Halloween party, promises three new shows and attractions this fall. The event features family-friendly Thrills by Day and a zombie-filled Fright by Night at the world’s largest scream park. The seven-week festival begins Sept. 20 and runs weekends through Nov. 2