LONG BEACH ISLAND –The Bellarine Theatre Company is presenting BIG FISH, the Musical which will be performed at the Stafford Township Arts Center beginning tonight at 7 p.m. Tickets range from $15 to $22 and can either be purchased at the door or ahead of time by visiting www.btco.booktix.com or by calling 609-661-2083.

The scheduled showings are as follows:  

August 3 at 7 p.m.
August 4 at 7 p.m.
August 5 at 3 p.m. ***ASL interpreted performance***

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Continue reading for the complete list of Friday's entertainment options in Stafford and Long Beach Island.  

Area businesses please feel free to keep us in the loop with your entertainment schedules.  Lastly, remember to be safe and use Uber or Lyft while out in the evenings.  You can email us at psharkey@tapinto.net


Applebees, Route 72 in Manahawkin

No scheduled entertainment .



Arlington, 1302 Long Beach Boulevard, Ship Bottom   

Matt Fisher, 8 p.m.    


Black Whale, Bar and Fish House, Beach Haven

No entertainment scheduled .  


Buckalew’s, Long Beach Boulevard, Beach Haven
                            Jinks Brothers 5 p.m.
                            Blow the House Down, 9 p.m. 


 Daymark, Barnegat Light
 No entertainment scheduled .  . . 


Engleside Inn and the Sandbar:  30 Engleside Avenue, Beach Haven
 Dan Brown and the Empath's 3 to 7 p.m. 


Gateway Restaurant and Lounge, 227 West 8 Street, Ship Bottom
The Following, 8 p.m.     



Joe Pops Shore Bar, Ship Bottom

 High 5 Swan, 10 p.m.  



The Ketch, Beach Haven
18 to Party, 21 to Drink, 10 p.m. to 2 a.m.  



Kubels, Barnegat Light

.No entertainment scheduled



Kubels Too, Brant Beach

 Jimmy Brogan, 9:30 p.m.  


The Marlin Restaurant and Bar, Beach Haven

No entertainment scheduled. 



Nardi’s Tavern, 11801 Long Beach Boulevard, Long Beach Township

 Tim Gysin, 5 p.m.
 Light Up the Moon, 10 p.m. 


Old Causeway,1201 East Bay Avenue, Manahawkin

Flip-N-Mickeys, 10 p.m..  .  



Plantation, Harvey Cedars

 Joey B, 9 p.m. 



Seashell Resort and Beach Club, 10 South Atlantic Avenue, Beach Haven

Ted Hammock and the Pickles at the Tiki Bar 4 to 7 p.m.  .
Mike Declan, 10 p.m. at the Tiki Bar.


Ship Bottom Brewery in Beach Haven

Ryan Zimmerman, 6 to 9 p.m.   .  



Spray Beach Inn,

,Problem Child 2, 4 to 8 p.m.  



Surf City Hotel, 800 Long Beach Boulevard, Surf City

.The Kootz, 9:30 p.m. in the Beach Club


Terrace Tavern, Beach Haven Terrace
  Mojo Lite, 9:30 p.m.



 Tuckers Tavern, Beach Haven
Third Watch, 7 p.m.   .