LONG BEACH ISLAND – The Ship Bottom Summer Thursday Evening Concert takes place on Thursday night at the Waterfront Park located at Tenth Street and Shore Avenue at the “Bayfront” in Ship Bottom.  Not Fade Away, a Buddy Holly tribute band is the  featured band. 

All are invited to bring the entire family for an evening of live entertainment overlooking the bay.  Remember to bring your favorite beach chair.  Restrooms and portable restrooms (clean and opened at 5:00 pm) are on site. Parking on site and excess on the street. The concerts are handicapped accessible.

It is Thursday night and that means "Thunder Thursday" at the Sea Shell Resort in Beach Haven.  

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Read below for the complete list of Thursday'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   

No entertainment scheduled   


Black Whale, Bar and Fish House, Beach Haven

Joe Faronea, 10 p.m.  


Buckalew’s, Long Beach Boulevard, Beach Haven
                           Rob Connolly, 8 p.m. 


 Daymark, Barnegat Light
 Allison Stella, 6 p.m.  . . 


Engleside Inn and the Sandbar:  30 Engleside Avenue, Beach Haven
Terry Stebbins, 3 to 7 p.m. 


Gateway Restaurant and Lounge, 227 West 8 Street, Ship Bottom
Mike Byrne, 7 p.m.    



Joe Pops Shore Bar, Ship Bottom

 The Benjamins, 10 p.m.  



The Ketch, Beach Haven
No entertainment scheduled  



Kubels, Barnegat Light

.No entertainment scheduled



Kubels Too, Brant Beach

 No entertainment scheduled  


The Marlin Restaurant and Bar, Beach Haven

No entertainment scheduled. 



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

Pasta and Sinatra 5 p.m.
Jumper, 10 p.m. 


Old Causeway,1201 East Bay Avenue, Manahawkin

No entertainment scheduled.  .  



Plantation, Harvey Cedars

Ted Hammock, 9 p.m. 



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

Sami Eldebs at the Tiki Bar 4 to 7 p.m.  .
Thunder Thursday, 10 p.m.


Ship Bottom Brewery in Beach Haven

No entertainment scheduled  .  



Spray Beach Inn,

,Gary Phillips, 4 to 8 p.m.  



Surf City Hotel, 800 Long Beach Boulevard, Surf City

.Gypsy Moon, 7 p.m. in the Pub Bar 



Terrace Tavern, Beach Haven Terrace
Jimmy and Ty, 9:30 p.m.



 Tuckers Tavern, Beach Haven
  Dan Brown, 7 p.m.   .