Summertime Family Events in Ocean and Monmouth Counties
Friday, June 22nd thru Sunday, June 24th …. The Little Egg Theatre Company presents The Cemetery Club at the Little Egg Harbor Community Center located at 319 W. Calabreeze Way in Little Egg Harbor Friday and Saturday at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday at 2 p.m. The Cemetery Club is a touching and funny play about three lifelong friends by Ivan Menchel. Click littleeggco.com or call 609-325-6418 for tickets and more information.
Friday, June 22nd …. Headstands for Hungers holds their 2nd annual Peanut Butter Jelly Time at Festival Plaza at Pier Village in Long Branch starting at 6:30 p.m. to raise funds and collect kid friendly non-perishable foods. During the summer when schools are out, many children from local low-income families do not have access to lunch and or backpack programs who provide nutritiously balanced meals throughout the school year. Without access to these critical programs, the summer can be a season of hunger for these children
Saturday, June 23rd …. The Ocean Running Club holds their Pine Beach 5K and 1 Mile Run at Vista Park on Riverside Drive in Pine Beach with a Kiddie Dash is at 7:45 a.m. -1 Mile Run is at 8:00 a.m. - 5K Race at 8:30 a.m. Click runsignup.com for more information.
Saturday, June 23rd …. Rescue Ridge holds their 12th annual Hollywoof fundraiser at FirstEnergy Park, home of the Lakewood BlueClaws from 2 p.m. – 7 p.m. Click their Facebook page for more information (This event was postponed from May 19)
Friday, June 29th …… Ocean County Parks & Recreation presents a Touch-A-Truck event at Jakes Branch County Park on Double Trouble Road in Beachwood from 10 a.m. -1 p.m. Kids will get a close up look at fire trucks, shoot a fire hose, see and touch police and emergency gear and heavy construction equipment and more. Click their Facebook page for more information.
Saturday, June 30th …. The Vintage Auto Museum of NJ hosts a Classic Car Show at the Forked River Presbyterian Church on Route 9 in Forked River from 9:30 a.m. – 2 p.m. Call 732- 600-5103 or click forkedriverpres.org for more information.
Saturday, June 30th … The Chris Calderone Memorial Scholarship hosts a Co-ed Softball Tournament at the Drum Point Sports Complex in Brick starting at 9 a.m. Call 732-330-6038 for more information.
Thursday, July 5th thru Saturday, July 7th …. Berkeley Township PBA Local 237 and Beachwood-Pine Beach PBA Local 253 will set up a hot dog trailer from 11 a.m. -3 p.m each day on the site of the Wunder Wiener on Route 9 in Beachwood in support of its owner, Gerry LaCrosse, who was injured in a crash. Call 732-232-6293 for more information.
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