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Events

Apr
24
Tue
Todrick Hall American @ iPlay America's Event Center
Apr 24 @ 6:30 pm
Todrick Hall American @ iPlay America's Event Center | Freehold | New Jersey | United States

Todrick Hall, Youtube Star and Dancer who appeared in Beyonce’s “Lemonade” music video and served as one of the choreographers of Taylor Swifts music video, “Look What You Made Me Do,” is coming to iPlay America. The Broadway Actor and Streamy Award Winner kicks off his new world tour “Todrick Hall American: The Forbidden Tour.” The tour features a brand new storyline with new songs, costumes and production.

 

Monster Band @ Lauren K. Woods Theatre
Apr 24 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Monster Band @ Lauren K. Woods Theatre | West Long Branch | New Jersey | United States

Monster Band is a student ensemble ‘reanimating’ classic pop music live. In this, the 3rd annual performance, the band will present music from the Wrecking Crew, the legendary L.A. studio band behind the hits of The Beach Boys, Mamas & the Papas, The Byrds, and a host of other ’50s and 60s pop stars.

Apr
25
Wed
Hawthorne Heights @ The Wonder Bar
Apr 25 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Hawthorne Heights @ The Wonder Bar  | Asbury Park | New Jersey | United States

Hawthorne Heights comes to the Wonder Bar with Listener, Heavy Things, Sienna Skies and Hotel Books. Doors at 6:30 pm. Tickets are $16 in advance, $19 at the door (plus applicable surcharges).

Apr
26
Thu
The Comedy of Errors @ Algonquin Arts Theatre
Apr 26 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
The Comedy of Errors @ Algonquin Arts Theatre | Manasquan | New Jersey | United States

Shakespeare LIVE! This slapstick comedy brings to life Shakespeare’s work. Great event for kids and a discount for large educational group.

Apr
27
Fri
Lakewood BlueClaws Game @ FirstEnergy Park
Apr 27 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Lakewood BlueClaws Game @ FirstEnergy Park | Lakewood Township | New Jersey | United States

The Lakewood BlueClaws play Kannapolis Intimidators at home in the first game of a three game series.

Apr
28
Sat
BBQ and Brew Fest @ Historic Village at Allaire
Apr 28 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
BBQ and Brew Fest @ Historic Village at Allaire  | Wall Township | New Jersey | United States

Join us for our 2nd annual BBQ and Beer Fest, with TWO days of hops and hogs in the village! This years event will be bigger and better, with more food trucks and a larger beer tent!

Belmar Art Walk @ Belmar Pyanoe Plaza
Apr 28 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Belmar Art Walk @ Belmar Pyanoe Plaza | Belmar | New Jersey | United States

Join us for Belmar ArtWalk 2018! This FREE & family friendly event takes place along Main Street 5th though 13th Avenue including Belmar Pyanoe Plaza which is located in the heart of Belmar’s Business District! The ArtWalk showcases the talent of artists, musicians and participating businesses in the community and is held rain or shine.

WYCLEF JEAN ASBURY PARK MUSIC + FILM FESTIVAL @ The Stone Pony
Apr 28 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
WYCLEF JEAN ASBURY PARK MUSIC + FILM FESTIVAL @ The Stone Pony  | Asbury Park | New Jersey | United States

Asbury Park Music + Film Festival
WYCLEF JEAN
Culture Crew
Lakehouse Music Kids
Tickets: $30 in advance (plus applicable surcharges)

Apr
29
Sun
BBQ and Brew Fest @ Historic Village at Allaire
Apr 29 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
BBQ and Brew Fest @ Historic Village at Allaire  | Wall Township | New Jersey | United States

Join us for our 2nd annual BBQ and Beer Fest, with TWO days of hops and hogs in the village! This years event will be bigger and better, with more food trucks and a larger beer tent!

Asbury Park Restaurant Tour @ Press Plaza - Asbury Park
Apr 29 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Asbury Park Restaurant Tour @ Press Plaza - Asbury Park | Asbury Park | New Jersey | United States

Come to Asbury Park this April for the annual Restaurant Tour! The event, hosted by the Chamber of Commerce, features small “bites”, sampling and demos at 25+ Asbury Park restaurants, lounges, juice bars and breakfast rooms. Foodies will be treated to some of the classic restaurant pioneers of Asbury Park, as well as recent newcomers to the blooming Asbury Park culinary landscape.

ROCK TO THE TOP THE PONY’S LOCAL BAND COMPETITION @ The Stone Pony
Apr 29 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
ROCK TO THE TOP THE PONY'S LOCAL BAND COMPETITION @ The Stone Pony  | Asbury Park | New Jersey | United States

Rock To The Top 2018
Semi Finals – Group 1
Best of luck to all the bands!
Mountain Waves
Lunatic Fringe, Indigo Mane
No Phizz, UM Band
Flycatcher, Malibu
Cassanovacaine
New Colony
Tickets: $12 in advance, $14 at the door

Madame Butterfly @ Algonquin Theater
Apr 29 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Madame Butterfly @ Algonquin Theater  | Manasquan | New Jersey | United States

The grandeur of opera returns to the Algonquin stage! Witness Puccini’s score in an engaging and educational setting, as Father Alphonse shares his insight on key moments.

May
2
Wed
Narcos: Capturing Pablo @ Count Basie Theatre
May 2 @ 8:00 pm
Narcos: Capturing Pablo @ Count Basie Theatre  | Red Bank | New Jersey | United States

This May at Count Basie Theatre, step into the world of DEA special agents Javier Peña and Steve Murphy, who were instrumental in the take down of one of the most gruesome and prolific drug lords of all time, ”The King of Cocaine,” Pablo Escobar. Come see their presentation and discussion on their experiences and what was the inspiration for the hit NETFLIX series “Narcos.”

May
3
Thu
Colin Mochrie and Brad Sherwood @ Count Basie Theater
May 3 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Colin Mochrie and Brad Sherwood @ Count Basie Theater | Red Bank | New Jersey | United States

Armed with nothing but their sharp wit, comedians Colin Mochrie and Brad Sherwood take to the live stage to create hilarious and original scenes in their two-man show. Known by TV audiences for their work on Whose Line is it Anyway?, Colin & Brad improvise new material every night from audience suggestions and participation. “Interactive” in every sense of the word, Colin & Brad will take the audience on a comedic high-wire act… just like a live version of Whose Line! Get ready for a night of non-stop laughter for all ages! Learn more at colinandbradshow.com.

My Father’s Dragon @ Count Basie Theatre
May 3 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
My Father's Dragon @ Count Basie Theatre | Red Bank | New Jersey | United States

With talking animals, a daring rescue, a flying dragon, buried treasure and lots of humor throughout, this fabulous adventure is brought to the stage in Enchantment Theatre’s distinctive style. Using puppets, masks, inventive scenic effects and original music, Enchantment Theatre Company is delighted to bring you the story of a compassionate and courageous young boy and his unlikely friendship with a splendid yellow and blue-striped dragon.

May
4
Fri
One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest @ Center Players, Freehold, NJ's Resident Theatre Company
May 4 – Jun 3 all-day

Come to the Center Playhouse this May and in early June for showings of the classic play “One Flew Over The Cuckoo’s Nest. Written by Dale Wasserman and Directed by Dave McGrath. It is based on the novel by Ken Kesey, and is about the main character Randall Patrick McMurphy who gets transferred from a Prison Farm to a Mental Institution. He comes to discover that the institution is actually a more restrictive and cruel environment to live in, in many ways…

Spring-a-Ding-DING! @ Pollack Theatre
May 4 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Spring-a-Ding-DING! @ Pollack Theatre | West Long Branch | New Jersey | United States

Brianna, a charming and curious girl, hops into an ‘adventure-through-the-seasons’ in Spring-A-Ding-DING! A colorful cast of characters create the vivid enchantment of springtime. Jump-roping frogs, twirling flowers, dancing birds, glittering rain showers and even a contortionist earthworm bring the budding season to life!

One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest @ Center Player’s Theatre
May 4 @ 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm
One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest @ Center Player’s Theatre | Freehold | New Jersey | United States

The drama centers around Randle Patrick McMurphy as he is transferred for evaluation from a prison farm to a mental institution. While he assumes it will be a less restrictive environment, he soon discovers Nurse Ratched runs the psychiatric ward with an iron fist, keeping her patients cowed through abuse, medication and sessions of electroconvulsive therapy. The battle of wills between the rebellious McMurphy and the inflexible Ratched soon affects all the ward’s patients.

May
5
Sat
Truckerton Food Truck & Brew Fiesta @ The Tuckerton Seaport & Bayments Museum
May 5 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Truckerton Food Truck & Brew Fiesta @ The Tuckerton Seaport & Bayments Museum | Tuckerton | New Jersey | United States

Come celebrate Cinco de Mayo with us! Tuckerton Seaport’s signature event returns for the 5th consecutive year with a Cinco de Mayo twist. The festival will be held on Saturday, May 5th from 11am-6pm and Sunday, May 6th from 11am-5pm. As in years past, attendees can expect food and fun from over a dozen food trucks featuring the best from North and South Jersey, as well as 12 craft brews and live music; additionally, this year’s event will feature a Taco Eating Contest!

Camp Burton at Allaire, 1929 @ Historic Village at Allaire
May 5 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Camp Burton at Allaire, 1929 @ Historic Village at Allaire  | Wall Township | New Jersey | United States

Come to The Historic Village at Allaire this spring to learn about some of Allaire’s history at Camp Burton! You will learn how the Boy Scouts of America and others have utilized this camp throughout history through exploration of the camp, as well as craft demonstrations, games, and demonstrations of life saving skills to name a few.

Wizard of Oz @ State Theatre New Jersey
May 5 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Wizard of Oz @ State Theatre New Jersey | New Brunswick | New Jersey | United States

The entire family will be captivated as they travel down the Yellow Brick Road and beyond with Dorothy, Toto, and their friends the Cowardly Lion, Tin Man, and Scarecrow in this lavish production, featuring breathtaking special effects, dazzling choreography, and classic songs.

Derby For Declarations @ 709 South Restaurant
May 5 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Derby For Declarations @ 709 South Restaurant  | Point Pleasant Beach | New Jersey | United States

Come to Point Pleasant this May for the 6th annual “Derby For Declarations” watching the 144th version of the Kentucky Derby! The event will be held in the beautiful, private living room of the 709 South Restaurant with a live stream of the race.

There will be hand rolled cigars, complimentary mint juleps, open bar, delicious hors d’oeuvres, a large dinner buffet, a raffle with a LOT of awesome prizes and of course the The Best Hat Contest!!!

Back to the Future…Relive the 80s! @ Johnson Park Elementary
May 5 @ 7:30 pm – 11:00 pm
Back to the Future...Relive the 80s! @ Johnson Park Elementary  | Princeton | New Jersey | United States

Come to Jonson Park Elementary this May to relive all the best memories from the 80s! Wear your best “80s attire” and come enjoy music and a backyard party that will leave you transported back in time!

Narcos : Capturing Pablo @ Count Basie Theatre
May 5 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Narcos : Capturing Pablo @ Count Basie Theatre  | Red Bank | New Jersey | United States

Their story inspired the hit NETFLIX series NARCOS.

Step into the world of DEA special agents Javier Peña and Steve Murphy who were instrumental in the take down of one of the most gruesome and prolific drug lords of all time,”The King of Cocaine,” Pablo Escobar.

Assigned as the lead investigators targeting Pablo Escobar and the Medellin Cartel, these true American heroes provide a first-hand lesson in history as they discuss their efforts in bringing down the world’s first narco-terrorist, the challenges they faced in hostile and life-threatening environments, and the innovative strategies they employed to successfully end the reign of terror of the world’s most wanted criminal. Their multimedia presentation is followed by a Q&A opportunity during which Javier and Steve will entertain questions related to their investigation and the making of NARCOS.

May
6
Sun
Behind The Scenes Tour @ Jenkinson's Aquarium
May 6 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Behind The Scenes Tour @ Jenkinson's Aquarium | Point Pleasant Beach | New Jersey | United States

Discover what goes on behind those closed doors as you tour the aquarium with our knowledgeable staff. Pre-registration and sneakers are required. Call 732-899-1659 to register.