Arts & Entertainment

August 15, 2018

LONG BEACH ISLAND –  This Wednesday features two of the most popular cover bands in the Northeast.  The B-Street Band, the original Bruce Springsteen cover band that has been playing for 37 years will be at the Surf City Hotel at 9 p.m. The legendary Nerds are performing at Joe Pop's Shore Bar in ...

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LONG BEACH ISLAND –  The Stafford Historical Society in Manahawkin hosts a weekly summer concert at the Manahawkin Lake Park tonight. The Jimmy and Gene duo is leading tonight's concert. This two-man electric/acoustic guitar band covers a diverse collection of music that spans many genres from the ...

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STAFFORD - The Manahawkin Elks Motorcyle Committee is holding their annual Pig Roast fundraiser. The PIG ROAST will be held on Sunday, August 26 from 1 to 5 p.m.  Great food will be available including pork, burgers, hot dogs, salads, beverages and more. Live Music will be presented by The ...

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LONG BEACH ISLAND – There are many great opportunities to enjoy the afternoon and nightlife in the area on this Sunday August 12. Facedown performs at the 68 Street Beach in Long Beach Township from 1 to 3 p.m. live.   Read below for the complete list of Sunday's entertainment options in ...

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STAFFORD- The Manahopkin Craft Beer Festival is here.  The event takes place today, Saturday, August 11 from 12 to 7 p.m.  Tickets are available today for $35. Non-drinkers will not be charged for entering the park and being part of the festival.  Drinkers will be required to buy a glass and ...

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LONG BEACH ISLAND – Ted Hammock and the Pickles will be perfoming at the Tiki Bar at the Sea Shell on Friday from 4- 7 p.m and from 9:30 p.m. - midnight. at the Terrace Tavern. Included below is the complete list of Friday's entertainment options in Stafford and Long Beach Island.   Area ...

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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 ...

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LONG BEACH ISLAND –  The St. Francis Festival of the Sea opens tonight.  Jenny Barnes and the Great Unknown band will be performing in Harvey Cedars at Sunset Park from  7 to 9 p.m.  The long lasting, eternally popular Nerds are performing at Joe Pop's Shore Bar Read below for the complete ...

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BRANT BEACH - Everyone enjoys the excitement of a summer carnival.  It brings out the child in all of us.  Since 1975, St. Francis of Assisi Parish has been hosting the Festival of the Sea Carnival, annually.    The Festival of the Sea begins Wednesday, August 8, and continues through Sunday, ...

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STAFFORD - Stafford Police and Stafford Recreation invites the entire Stafford Township community to celebrate and attend tonight's 2018 National Night Out at the Manahawkin Lake Park, tonightTuesday, August 7 from 5 to 8 p.m. Ty Mares will be performing live.  The Stafford Police will do Police ...

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LONG BEACH ISLAND – There are many great opportunities to enjoy the afternoon and nightlife in the area on this Sunday August 5. Facedown performs at the 68 Street Beach in Long Beach Township from 1 to 3 p.m. live.   Read below for the complete list of Sunday's entertainment options in ...

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STAFFORD - Today, Sunday, at 3 p.m. is the last chance to see Big Fish the Musical. The Bellarine Theatre Company is leading this production based on the celebrated novel by Daniel Wallace and the acclaimed film directed by Tim Burton. BIG FISH tells the story of Edward Bloom (Chris Huch), a ...

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LONG BEACH ISLAND – A big event at 9 a.m.on Saturday is the Coquina Jam, womens surfing competition at 68 Street Beach in Long Beach Township. The proceeds goes to a great charitable cause. Below is the overview of Saturday's entertainment options in Stafford and Long Beach Island.  Area ...

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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 ...

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STAFFORD - Bellarine Theatre Company heads down to Alabama for their next production of their 2018 season!  Based on the celebrated novel by Daniel Wallace and the acclaimed film directed by Tim Burton, BIG FISH tells the story of Edward Bloom (Chris Huch), a traveling salesman who lives life to ...

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STAFFORD - Stafford Police and Stafford Recreation is inviting the entire Stafford Township community to celebrate and attend the 2018 National Night Out at the Manahawkin Lake Park Tuesday, August 7 from 5 to 8 p.m. Ty Mares will be performing live.  The Stafford Police will do Police and K-9 ...

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BRANT BEACH - Everyone enjoys the excitement of a summer carnival.  It brings out the child in all of us.  Since 1975, St. Francis of Assisi Parish has been hosting the Festival of the Sea Carnival, annually.   The Festival of the Sea begins Wednesday, August 8, and continues through Sunday, August ...

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STAFFORD- The Manahopkin Craft Beer Festival will be held on Saturday, August 11 from 12 to 7 p.m.  Discounted tickets are available for $25 online at www.manahopkin.com until Saturday July 14 at midnight.  Tickets at the door will be $35.  This year will feature 50 craft beers on tap, 25 ...

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STAFFORD - The 26th Annual St. Mary's Nights of Summer Carnival is coming starting Tuesday July 17 and concluding Sunday, July 22.   The carnival is open each night from 6 to 10:30 p.m.  Armbands for rides can be purchased until Saturday with a significant discount.  Please see the description ...

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STAFFORD - The Manahawkin Elks, an organization with a strong reputation for helping others in need is holding a large fundraiser on Saturday, July 14.  The Manahawkin Elks Clambake will take place at the Elk's Lodge located at 520 Hilliard Boulevard in Manahawkin from 1 to 5 p.m. The ...

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STAFFORD - The Southern Ocean Hunger Foundation announced this week that the non-profit group distributed over $100,000 this week to area food pantries. The Hunger Foundation of Southern Ocean (also known as the Southern Ocean County Community Foundation) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit, ...

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BEACH HAVEN - On August 10, the inaugural LBI Summer Soiree “Boardwalk Nights” (formerly Island Gala) will take place at Sea Shell Resort and Beach Club to benefit David's Dream & Believe Cancer Foundation. David’s Dream and Believe Cancer Foundation is a 501(c)(3) non profit that raises ...

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HARVEY CEDARS - Harvey Cedars Borough is sponsoring the "Concert in the Park" series each Wednesday from 7 to 9 p.m. beginning Wednesday, July 11.   The concerts will take place in the Sunset Park, located at Salem Avenue and Long Beach Boulevard in Harvey Cedars.   July 11:  "Verdict" - ...

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LONG BEACH TOWNSHIP - Popular local band Facedown will be appearing on the beach every Sunday this summer in Long Beach Township.  The band is composed of LBI hometown guys Dave Gardner, Steve Ferringo, Tony Sailer, John Plumley.         The band will perform on the ...

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STAFFORD AND LONG BEACH ISLAND - Summer 2018 starts now, so time to enjoy the beauty of the Jersey Shore. As families and friends gather for the summer holiday, there is plenty of options to assist in rounding out July 4 vacation and getaways. With July 4 falling on a Wednesday, there are many ...

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LONG BEACH TOWNSHIP - There will be concerts on Monday evenings at Bayview Park every Monday evening this summer sponsored by ACME and TD Bank. The concerts are from 7 to 9 p.m.  Here is the Monday, Long Beach Township Concerts schedule: June 25:  Funk Shway and Aaron Budd July 2:  Dan ...

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STAFFORD - This man is a legend in Stafford Township!  Bruce Ciangetti is primarily known as a music legend, but this writer also recalls him being a great softball and basketball player back in the day. Bruce was always enthusiastic, boisterous and spirited on the court and on the field. That is ...

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LONG BEACH TOWNSHIP - There will be concerts on Tuesday evenings at Bayview Park every Tuesday evening this summer. The concerts are from 7 to 9 p.m.  Here is the Tuesday, Long Beach Township Concerts schedule: Tuesday, June 26:  Mr. Lovejoy Tuesday, July 3 Chris Fritz and The Impulsives ...

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SHIP BOTTOM - The Ship Bottom Summer Thursday Evening Concerts are all set to kick on July 5 at the Waterfront Park located at Tenth Street and Shore Avenue at the “Bayfront” in Ship Bottom. All are invited to bring the entire family for an evening of live entertainment overlooking the ...

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STAFFORD AND LONG BEACH iSLAND - The Our Gang Players proudly presents "PIPPIN" on July 6-8.   Heir to the Frankish throne, the young prince Pippin is in search of the secret to true happiness and fulfillment. He seeks it in the glories of the battlefield, the temptations of the flesh and the ...

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