Band of Horses @ The Stone Pony Summer Stage
Aug 14 @ 6:00 pm – Aug 15 @ 10:00 pm
Band of Horses @ The Stone Pony Summer Stage | Asbury Park | New Jersey | United States

For over a year now, indie rock band Band of Horses has been experiencing huge popularity thanks to three hit albums and popular tour dates. Led by the haunting vocals and emotional songwriting of guitarist Ben Bridwell, Band of Horses is putting their unique spin on indie music marked by subtle synth and keyboards. Band of Horses’ latest album, Infinite Arms, has continued the band’s rise to fame and sparked numerous tour dates in 2011; including those in support of Kings of Leon this summer.

Songs in the Attic: The Music of Billy Joel @ Surflight Theatre
Aug 20 @ 5:30 pm
Songs in the Attic: The Music of Billy Joel @ Surflight Theatre | Beach Haven | New Jersey | United States

Since the release of “Piano Man” in 1973, Billy Joel has had 33 Top 40 hits spanning 3 decades, all written by the man himself. “Songs In The Attic” is a musical tribute conceived and presented with a tremendous amount of detail and affection for the material by Long Island veteran singer/piano player David Clark. Formed in 2011 and roaring through debut performances in front of thousands of people at the WBAB sponsored Jones Beach Boardwalk bandshell summer concert series, as well as the Nesconset Gazebo summer concert series, David entertains the audience and continues to gain notoriety with stunningly accurate piano playing and lead vocals combined with dynamic and high energy band performances. Shows are at 5:30 and 8:00 pm.

Brad Paisley @ PNC Bank Arts Center
Aug 30 @ 7:30 pm
Brad Paisley @ PNC Bank Arts Center | Holmdel | New Jersey | United States

Brad Paisley is country music’s reigning lyricist, guitarist, and vocalist. With hits like “Ticks”, “Alcohol”, and “Online”, Paisley has proven time over time that he knows how to write a catchy song with an amusing hook.

Spring Lake’s Italian Festival @ Morris Avenue
Sep 29 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Spring Lake's Italian Festival @ Morris Avenue | Spring Lake | New Jersey | United States

Once again we will be closing Morris Avenue from Third to Fourth to turn the space into an Italian village. There will be live music with Julian & Dominique , Italian food provided by our member restaurants with a wine and beer garden to give us the al fresco food court that our visitors have come to love.

We are having Face Painting and Balloon Twisting and for the first time at the Italian Festival, a Petting Zoo –it was a big hit at the Irish Festival! The Spaghetti Eating Contest, a crowd favorite, will be back as well. New to the Italian Festival will be the Spring Lake School of Dance performing Italian folk dances – a tremendous draw for families and friends. Not new, but always a draw, is the festival Art Walk that will take place along Third Avenue. There will be music on Third too!