LONG BEACH ISLAND -  The Makers Festival returns on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday at the Manahawkin Lake Park. The festival celebrates homegrown talent and artistice works by many contributors. 

There will be over 100 "makers" presenting crafts including handmade goods, vintage fashion, sculpting, woodworking, photography, fine art, craft beer, food and music.

Festival-grounds admission is free. The biergarten costs $10 and includes a complimentary mug and a beer.

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A portion of proceeds will support David's Dream & Believe Cancer Foundation, scholarships at both Southern Regional High School and Pinelands Regional School District, and the Stafford Historical Society.

Bird and Betty's is presenting the Nik Greeley and the Operators on Friday Night.  Saturday features the band Eleven-Eleven. 

TAPinto Stafford-LBI thanks the Tide Table Group of Restaurants serving as our Presenting Sponsor so we can get this great list of entertainment out for our readers. 

Bird and Betty's: Site of former Ketch in Beach Haven
Friday,     10 p.m.  Nik Greeley and the Operators
Saturday,  10:00 p.m. Eleven-Eleven
Sunday,  4 p.m.  Daquiri's on the Deck with DJ J KAPPS 

Old Causeway Steak and Oyster House: 1201 E. Bay Avenue in Manahawkin
Friday 10 p.m:   Flip-N-Mickeys
Saturday 10 p.m:   The Impulsives
Monday 8 p.m.  Monday Night Tailgate Party:  Ted Hammock and the Pickles.  Food and drink specials

Black Whale, Beach Haven
Thursday 10 p.m.  Chris Fritz

The Arlington: Ship Bottom
Friday 8 p.m.   August and Oak
Sunday 6 p.m. Ted Hammock 

Buckalews, Beach Haven
Friday 9 p.m.  Garage Kept
Saturday 9:00 p.m.  Dougherty Duo

Daddy O
Thursday 6 p.m.  Ryan Zimmerman
Saturday 6 p.m.  Ted Hammock

Daymark: Barnegat Light
Friday 6 p.m.  Allison Stella

Engleside Sand Bar, Beach Haven
Saturday 3 p.m.  John Plumley

Gateway: Ship Bottom
Friday 8 p.m.  Joey D Rockin Oldies
Saturday 7 p.m.  Nikki Briar

Joe Pops: Ship Bottom
Saturday 10 p.m. Chief Brody and the Shark Attack

Kubel's Too:  
Friday 4 p.m.  Local Palooza featuring Justin Jones, Sneak Attack and the Ned Ryerson Band
Saturday 6 p.m.  Jason Booth

Mainland at the Holiday Inn: "Local's Summer Party"  Route 72, Manahawkin  
Thursday 5 p.m.  Ted Hammock Duo
Friday 4 p.m.  Josh Werner
Friday 7:30 p.m.  Chris Fritz
Saturday 4 p.m.  Sam Laubach
Saturday 7:30 p.m.  Hashtag Duo

Nardi's Tavern and Grill
Friday 5 p.m.  Tim Gysin 
Friday 10 p.m. Lima Bean Riot
Saturday 5 p.m. Garage Kept
Saturday 10 p.m. Shorty Long

Spray Beach Hotel, Spray Beach
Friday 5:30 p.m. Problem Child 2 
Saturday 5:30 p.m.  Michael Corliss

Surf City Hotel, Surf City
Saturday, 6 p.m.  Gypsy Moon

Terrace Tavern, Beach Haven Terrace
Friday, 9:30 p.m.  Mojo Lite
Saturday 9:30 p.m.  Matt Fisher

Tucker's Tavern, Beach Haven
Friday 7 p.m. Sahara Moon 
Saturday 7 p.m.  Joe Faronea