Greg’s List: Things to do in Monmouth County this weekend, May 16-18, 2014

By Greg Kelly

 

Monmouth County Post CardFriday, May 16

• Bald Eagles at the Manasquan Reservoir (Howell) – MORE INFO

• Carousel the Musical at Premier Theatre (Asbury Park) – MORE INFO

• “No Questions” Gun Buy-Back Event (Rumson & Asbury Park) – MORE INFO

• Movies with the Mayor: “Wizard of Oz” (Bradley Beach) – MORE INFO

• Jim Breuer at Count Basie Theatre (Red Bank) – MORE INFO

• Meet Author Mary-Rose Hayes (Atlantic Highlands) – MORE INFO

• Thompson Park Ladies Morning Cycle (Lincroft) – MORE INFO

• The Gin Game at First Ave Playhouse (Atlantic Highlands) – MORE INFO

• Glow in the Park: Kid’s Scavenger Hunt (Tinton Falls) – MORE INFO

• Spring Flea Market & Book Sale (Belmar) – MORE INFO

• Super Sampling of Wines, Spirits & Craft Beers (Eatontown) – MORE INFO

• Monmouth Civic Chorus: Eternal Light (Red Bank) – MORE INFO

• Art in the Barn Cocktail Reception – MORE INFO

• JDMF 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament (Rumson) – MORE INFO

• Elks All You Can Eat Italian Buffet (Long Branch) – MORE INFO

• Spring Fever at Jersey Shore Arts Center (Ocean Grove) – MORE INFO

• Victorian Tea (Ocean Grove) – MORE INFO

• Night Tour of Battery Sandy Hook – MORE INFO

• Glitzy Girlz Glamore Party Hour (Tinton Falls) – MORE INFO

• Vocalist Katie McCoy (Freehold) – MORE INFO

• Paint the Town Pink Events (County wide) – MORE INFO

• Master Gardener Plant Sale (Freehold) – MORE INFO

• Moon Over Buffalo by Spotlight Players (Matawan) – MORE INFO

• The Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee at Spring Lake Theatre – MORE INFO

• A View of the Mountains at NJ Repertory Theatre (Long Branch) – MORE INFO

• The Rocky Horror Picture Show (Aberdeen) – MORE INFO

• Draw the Jersey Devil (Manalapan) – MORE INFO

• Camp Fun and Sunshine at Grange Theatre (Howell) – MORE INFO

 

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Saturday, May 17

• Spring Lake Irish Festival – MORE INFO

• Ocean Grove Vintage Car Show – MORE INFO

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

• New Jersey: A History of the Garden State (Manalapan) – MORE INFO

• No Questions Gun Buy-Back Event (Rumson & Asbury Park) – MORE INFO

• Skate & Surf Festival (Asbury Park) – MORE INFO

• InfoAge Outdoor Arts Festival (Wall Twp) – MORE INFO

• Bradley Beach Town Wide Garage Sale – MORE INFOyard sale

• Belmar Town Wide Garage Sale – MORE INFO

• Atlantic Highlands Town Wide Garage Sale – MORE INFO

• 19th Century Baseball Reenactment at Allaire Village (Farmingdale) – MORE INFO

• Carousel the Musical at Premier Theatre (Asbury Park) – MORE INFO

• Moon Over Buffalo by Spotlight Players (Matawan) – MORE INFO

• Monmouth County Armed Forces Day (Freehold) – MORE INFO

• Family Fun Day at Pier Village (Long Branch) – MORE INFO

• Big Picture: Family Nature Walk (Holmdel) – MORE INFO

• ALS Coastal Naturalist Series at Sandy Hook – MORE INFO

• The Gin Game at First Ave Playhouse (Atlantic Highlands) – MORE INFO

• Run to Educate 5k (Howell) – MORE INFO

• Spring into Summer 5k (Middletown) – MORE INFO

• American Legion Flea Market (Neptune) – MORE INFO

• MOCEANS Community Yard Sale (Long Branch) – MORE INFO

• NJ Gay Men’s Chorus (Asbury Park) – MORE INFO

• The Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee at Spring Lake Theatre – MORE INFO

• A View of the Mountains at NJ Repertory Theatre (Long Branch) – MORE INFO

• Puss in Boots at Paper Moon Puppet Theatre (Atlantic Highlands) – MORE INFO

• Contempt of Court by NINE Theatricals (Howell) – MORE INFO

• Manasquan Reservoir Boat Tours (Howell) – MORE INFO

• Living Room Concert (Atlantic Highlands) – MORE INFO

• AAUW Used Book Sale (Middletown) – MORE INFO

• Camp Fun and Sunshine at Grange Theatre (Howell) – MORE INFO

• Images of Christ Church Shrewsbury: Then & Now – MORE INFO

• Paint the Town Pink Events (County wide) – MORE INFOpaintthetownpink

• Monmouth County Online Surplus Auction – MORE INFO

• Get The Led Out at Count Basie Theatre (Red Bank) – MORE INFO

• Kids Baseball League Night at Wall Speedway – MORE INFO

• Happy 350th Anniversary, New Jersey! (Shrewsbury) – MORE INFO

• A Baroque Feast Concert by NJ Chamber Singers (Red Bank) – MORE INFO

• Roving Park System Naturalist at Hartshorne Woods Park (Highlands) – MORE INFO

• Songs & Letters of World War II (Wall Twp) – MORE INFO

• Meet Author Elise Primavera (Red Bank) – MORE INFO

• JDMF 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament (Rumson) – MORE INFO

• Oratorio Choir Sings Haydn (Red Bank) – MORE INFO

• Youth, Community & Health Day (Asbury Park) – MORE INFO

• Spring Flea Market & Book Sale (Belmar) – MORE INFO

• Latino Americans of Monmouth Wine-Tasting (Fair Haven) – MORE INFO

• Lunch Break Foodstock Drive (Red Bank) – MORE INFO

• Classic Car Show (Tinton Falls) – MORE INFO

• Battery Preservation on Sandy Hook – MORE INFO

• American Icons Launch Party at Monmouth Mall (Eatontown) – MORE INFO

• Fairy House Building (Wall Twp) – MORE INFO

• Titan 5k for the Wounded Warrior (Keansburg) – MORE INFO

• Ocean Grove Music on the Main – MORE INFO

• ‘14 Bike MS: Coast the Coast (WLB) – MORE INFO

• Marc Ribler at The Wonder Bar (Asbury Park) – MORE INFO

 

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Sunday, May 18

• Historic Parker Homestead Open House (Little Silver) – MORE INFO

• Outdoor Adventure Expo (Freehold) – MORE INFO

• Carousel the Musical at Premier Theatre (Asbury Park) – MORE INFO

• Moon Over Buffalo by Spotlight Players (Matawan) – MORE INFO

• Michael W. Thorne Scholarship 4-Mile Run/Walk (WLB) – MORE INFO

• A View of the Mountains at NJ Repertory Theatre (Long Branch) – MORE INFO

• Paint the Town Pink Events (County wide) – MORE INFO

• A Taste of Manasquan – MORE INFO

• Papermaking & Origami (Holmdel) – MORE INFO

• Finn Fest (Avon) – MORE INFO

• Walk to Defeat ALS (Long Branch) – MORE INFO

• “More Mendelssohn” Concert (Freehold Twp) – MORE INFOBeach_Burgers & Grille

• Landscaping Day at Dearborn Market (Holmdel) – MORE INFO

• Skate & Surf Festival (Asbury Park) – MORE INFO

• Coastal Defense Day on Sandy Hook – MORE INFO

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

• Rock Climbing (Freehold) – MORE INFO

• Castles in the Sand (Long Branch) – MORE INFO

• Camp Fun and Sunshine at Grange Theatre (Howell) – MORE INFO

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

• Monmouth County Online Surplus Auction – MORE INFO

• Kick Dance Studios at Count Basie Theatre (Red Bank) – MORE INFO

• A Baroque Feast Concert by NJ Chamber Singers (Red Bank) – MORE INFO

• Early 19th Century Spring Festival at Allaire Village (Farmingdale) – MORE INFO

• Belmar Town Wide Garage Sale – MORE INFO

• Historic Walnford Day (Upper Freehold) – MORE INFO

• Ocean Fun Day ‘14 at Sandy Hook – MORE INFO

• Manasquan Reservoir Boat Tours (Howell) – MORE INFO

• COSÌ FAN TUTTE (Mozart) at Monmouth U (WLB) – MORE INFO

• Etching Metal for Jewelry Design (Lincroft) – MORE INFO

• Carol Fredette & Trio Jazz Concert (Manalapan) – MORE INFO

• Red Bank Triathlon – MORE INFO

• The Gin Game at First Ave Playhouse (Atlantic Highlands) – MORE INFO

• Truck “Wet Down” at Navesink Hook & Ladder (Red Bank) – MORE INFO

• Carlee Wines 5-Mile Run/Walk (Manalapan) – MORE INFO

• Community Fossil Hunt at Poricy Park (Middletown) – MORE INFO

• Glamorous Genius at Jersey Shore Arts Center (Ocean Grove) – MORE INFO

• Fairy House Building (Middletown) – MORE INFO

• Be a Nature Princess (Long Branch) – MORE INFO

• Froggie Good Times (Howell) – MORE INFO

• Children’s Fishing Derby (Freehold) – MORE INFO

 

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Next Weekend:

  • Friday, May 23: County Family Game Night (Tinton Falls) – MORE INFO
  • Saturday, May 24: Bradley Beach Arts & Crafts Fair – MORE INFO
  • Sunday, May 25: Seaport Craft Show (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

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