Greg’s List: Things to do in Monmouth County this weekend, May 2-4, 2014

Monmouth County Post CardBy Greg Kelly

 

Friday, May 2

• Spring Lake Fashion Weekend Extravaganza– MORE INFO

  • Shrek the Musical at Count Basie Theatre (Red Bank) – MORE INFO
  • Sandy Hackett’s Rat Pack Show at Algonquin Arts Theatre (Manasquan) – MORE INFO
  • The Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee at Spring Lake Theatre – MORE INFO

• Spring in Colts Neck Kitchen Tour – MORE INFO

• Evening Boat Tour of the Manasquan Reservoir (Howell) – MORE INFO

• Afternoon Tea with Mario Buatta (Rumson) – MORE INFO

• Jersey Jokers Present Joe Matarese (Red Bank) – MORE INFO

• Arts & Crafts Show at Monmouth Mall (Eatontown) – MORE INFOInlet300X250

• Meet Author Renee Graziano at Monmouth Mall (Eatontown) – MORE INFO

• Things to Know Before a Funeral (Shrewsbury) – MORE INFO

• Canine Art Auction (Colts Neck) – MORE INFO

• Central Jersey RV Show & Food Drive (Holmdel) – MORE INFO

• Holmdel High School Jazz Festival – MORE INFO

• Draw the Jersey Devil (Manalapan) – MORE INFO

• Nearly New Rummage Sale (Morganville) – MORE INFO

• Meet Author Mary Higgins Clark (Manasquan) – MORE INFO

  • A View of the Mountains at NJ Repertory Theatre (Long Branch) – MORE INFO
  • Play It Again Sam at Center Playhouse (Freehold) – MORE INFO
  • The Rocky Horror Picture Show (Aberdeen) – MORE INFO
  • Nunsense at First Avenue Playhouse (Atlantic Highlands) – MORE INFO
  • Laughter on the 23rd Floor by Monmouth Players (Middletown) – MORE INFO

 

Saturday, May 3

• Ocean Grove Spring Fling Arts & Crafts Festival – MORE INFO

• A Weekend in Old Monmouth – MORE INFO

• Pro Baseball Trip: NY Yankees vs. Tampa Bay via Seastreak Ferry (Highlands) – MORE INFO

  • Shrek the Musical at Count Basie Theatre (Red Bank) – MORE INFO

• Spring Craft Market at Allaire Village – MORE INFO

• Spring Lake Fashion Weekend Extravaganza– MORE INFO

• Fair Haven Town Wide Yard Sale – MORE INFOBeach_Burgers & Grille

• Red Bank Town Wide Yard Sale – MORE INFO

• Secret Places on Sandy Hook – MORE INFO

• Central Jersey Horseman’s Association Horse Show (Freehold) – MORE INFO

  • A View of the Mountains at NJ Repertory Theatre (Long Branch) – MORE INFO
  • Play It Again Sam at Center Playhouse (Freehold) – MORE INFO

• Restoring & Retouching Photographs (Lincroft) – MORE INFO

  • Sandy Hackett’s Rat Pack Show at Algonquin Arts Theatre (Manasquan) – MORE INFO
  • Puss in Boots at Paper Moon Puppet Theatre (Atlantic Highlands) – MORE INFO

• AAUW Used Book Sale (Middletown) – MORE INFO

  • Nunsense at First Avenue Playhouse (Atlantic Highlands) – MORE INFO

• Sidewalk Sale at Pier Village (Long Branch) – MORE INFO

  • Laughter on the 23rd Floor by Monmouth Players (Middletown) – MORE INFO
  • The Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee at Spring Lake Theatre – MORE INFO

• IBCA Spring Flea, Vendor & Craft Fair (Middletown) – MORE INFO

• Keyport Yacht Club Open House – MORE INFO

• Arts & Crafts Show at Monmouth Mall (Eatontown) – MORE INFO

• Captain Joshua Huddy Ceremony (Highlands) – MORE INFO

• Monmouth Audubon Society Bird Walk at Allaire Park – MORE INFO

• Men’s College Baseball: Monmouth U vs. Rider (WLB) – MORE INFO

• Brookdale CC Dance Ensemble (Lincroft) – MORE INFO

• Fan Appreciation at Wall Stadium – MORE INFO

• New Jersey Shipwreck Symposium at InfoAge (Wall Twp) – MORE INFO

• Asbury Park UCrawl Bar Crawl – MORE INFO

• Ocean Grove Music on Main – MORE INFO

• Sandy Hook Lighthouse 5k – MORE INFO

• For Pete’s Sake 5k (Manasquan) – MORE INFO

• Spring Bazaar & Cinco de Mayo Fiesta (Asbury Park) – MORE INFO

• Boat Tours of the Manasquan Reservoir (Howell) – MORE INFO

• First Saturday in Asbury Park – MORE INFO

• Sherlock Holmes at Allaire Village – MORE INFO

• Keansburg Amusement Park Cinco De Mayo Festival – MORE INFO

• Family Morning Chores at Longstreet Farm (Holmdel) – MORE INFO

• Embroidery Demonstration (Holmdel) – MORE INFO

• Mill Demonstration (Upper Freehold) – MORE INFO

• Spring Cleaning! Hands-on History (Upper Freehold) – MORE INFO

• Family Funtathlon Day (Lincroft) – MORE INFO

• Festive Flutes Concert (Wall Twp) – MORE INFO

• Nearly New Rummage Sale (Morganville) – MORE INFO

• Hitman Murder Mysteries Show & Dinner (Ocean Grove) – MORE INFO

• County Paper Shredding Event (Red Bank) – MORE INFO

• Meet Author Bill Dunn (Red Bank) – MORE INFO

• Parenting Workshop: Terrific Teaching Tools – MORE INFO

• Literary Monmouth: Weeks on Woollcott (Manalapan) – MORE INFO

• Central Jersey RV Show & Food Drive (Holmdel) – MORE INFO

• NJ Buick Club of America Car Show (Keyport) – MORE INFO

• PMC for Mother’s Day (Lincroft) – MORE INFO

• Mushroom Cultivation Workshop (Middletown) – MORE INFO

• Father & Son Saltwater Fishing Clinic (Port Monmouth) – MORE INFO

• Dolphin Watching Trip to Cape May (Lincroft departure) – MORE INFO

• Strawberry Festival at Peddlers Village in PA (Lincroft departure) – MORE INFO

• Free Rabies Clinic (Neptune Twp) – MORE INFO

 

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Sunday, May 4

• A Weekend in Old Monmouth – MORE INFO

  • Sandy Hackett’s Rat Pack Show at Algonquin Arts Theatre (Manasquan) – MORE INFO

• Pro Baseball Trip: NY Yankees vs. Tampa Bay via Seastreak Ferry (Highlands) – MORE INFO

  • La Boheme at Monmouth U (WLB) – MORE INFO

• Which Wine? (Lincroft) – MORE INFO

• NJ AIDS Walk (Asbury Park) – MORE INFO10294371_1500498456838953_8526218611639207057_n

• Meet Author Leah Vincent (Manalapan) – MORE INFO

• Schneider-Nelson Porsche Show at Pier Village (Long Branch) – MORE INFO

• Belmar Safety Day – MORE INFO

• Mill Demonstration (Upper Freehold) – MORE INFO

• Spring Cleaning! Hands-on History (Upper Freehold) – MORE INFO

• Saltwater Fishing Clinic (Port Monmouth) – MORE INFO

• Lighthouses of New Jersey Tour (Colts Neck departure) – MORE INFO

• Open Ceramics Class (Lincroft) – MORE INFO

• Arts Society of Keyport “Dragonfly” Fundraiser – MORE INFO

• Men’s College Baseball: Monmouth U vs. Rider (WLB) – MORE INFO

• Women’s College Softball: Monmouth U vs. Manhattan (WLB) – MORE INFO

• NJ Friends of Clearwater Circle of Song (Belmar) – MORE INFO

• Eco-Kayak Tour of the Navesink River (Middletown) – MORE INFO

• Spring Migration Bird Watching Hikes (Upper Freehold) – MORE INFO

• May the Fourth Be With You! (Tinton Falls) – MORE INFO

• Book Swap (Tinton Falls) – MORE INFO

• Arts & Crafts Show at Monmouth Mall (Eatontown) – MORE INFO

  • Shrek the Musical at Count Basie Theatre (Red Bank) – MORE INFO
  • A View of the Mountains at NJ Repertory Theatre (Long Branch) – MORE INFO
  • Play It Again Sam at Center Playhouse (Freehold) – MORE INFO

• Boat Tours of the Manasquan Reservoir (Howell) – MORE INFO

• Roving Park System Naturalist at Weltz Park (Ocean Twp) – MORE INFO

• Brookdale Concordia Chorale (Lincroft) – MORE INFO

• American Girl Tea (Lincroft) – MORE INFO

• Spring Fling Bazaar (Marlboro) – MORE INFO

• Bayonet Farm. Earth Day Festival (Holmdel) – MORE INFO

• Meet Author Leah Vincent (Manalapan) – MORE INFO

• Sidewalk Sale at Pier Village (Long Branch) – MORE INFO

• Red Bank Triathlon – MORE INFO

• NJ Symphony Youth Orchestra (Middletown) – MORE INFO

• Run the Hills 5k (Neptune) – MORE INFO

• Paulette Steps Toward Cancer Wellness 5K (Freehold) – MORE INFO

• March for Babies! (Asbury Park) – MORE INFO

• Central Jersey RV Show & Food Drive (Holmdel) – MORE INFO

 

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Next Weekend:

  • Friday, May 9: Sinbad at Count Basie Theatre (Red Bank) – MORE INFO
  • Saturday, May 10: Opening Day at Monmouth Park Racetrack (Oceanport) – MORE INFO
  • Sunday, May 11: Pro Baseball Trip: NY Mets vs. PA Phillies via Seastreak Ferry (Highlands) – MORE INFO

 

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Next Month:

  • June 1: Red Bank RiverFest 2014 – MORE INFO
  • June 13-15: New Jersey Seafood Festival (Belmar) – MORE INFO
  • June 21: Ocean Grove Giant Craft Show – MORE INFO
  • June 28-29: Asbury Park Jazz Festival – MORE INFO

 

Greg Kelly is a longtime Monmouth County journalist. He welcomes comments or questions at monmouthcountylife@gmail.com

Posted: May 1st, 2014 | Author: | Filed under: Greg Kelly, Greg's List, Things to do in Monmouth County | Tags: , , , | 4 Comments »

4 Comments on “Greg’s List: Things to do in Monmouth County this weekend, May 2-4, 2014”

  1. Michele said at 8:10 am on May 3rd, 2014:

    How do I get Greg’s list on a regular basis. I see it from time to time in different locations.

  2. Brian Lytle said at 8:22 am on May 3rd, 2014:

    What a terrific resource for having fun and learning about our area, thanks.

  3. Brenda said at 8:55 am on May 3rd, 2014:

    This is great! How can we receive these listings weekly? Is there a FB page or can they be emailed? Great resource!

  4. Greg Kelly said at 10:00 pm on May 5th, 2014:

    Greg’s List runs every weekend on MoreMonmouthMusings.com. Art G. usually posts it on Thursday mornings and it stays on the site through Sunday. Thanks for all the compliments — I put a lot of work into it.