September 7 – Want to learn how to play chess? Just looking to find someone to play chess with? head over to Barnes and Noble at the the Monmouth Mall, Eatontown. The games begin at 6 pm at the Cafe. Ask for Rich or join us on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/bnchessclub
September 9 –Boardwalk Bed Race, Boardwalk, Seaside Heights, Friday @ 6:00 pm, Admission: Free for Spectators, 800-732-7467 [email protected] A fun filled Friday Nights with a bed race competition among our local businesses. The race begins at 6:00 pm Free for spectators Franklin Avenue Stage
September 9 – Shamrock Fest, Boardwalk, Seaside Heights, 10:00am- 6:00 pm, Admission: Free
September 9 – GENERATIONS : ONE-ACT WONDERS, 4860 Route 9 South, Howell, Fris. & Sats. @ 8 PM Sun. @ 3 PM, Admission: $15 General Admission $12 Seniors / Students, One-act plays by local playwrights Michael Glenn Miller, Jennifer Marvel, Paige Stevenson, Annette Curran and Jade Greene. WHERE: The Grange Playhouse WHEN: Fridays and Saturdays September 9, 10, 16, 17, 23, 24 Sunday September 18
September 10 – Ocean Grove GIANT FALL FLEA MARKET, Ocean Pathway, 9am-4pm
September 11 – Vintage Automobile 33rd Annual Car Show, Bay Boulevard, Seaside Heights, 9am-5pm. Admission: Free Sunday from 9am to 5 pm on Bay Boulevard. Sponsored by the Vintage Automobile Club of Ocean County.
September 11 – Great Atlantic Ocean Triathlon, North end of the Boardwalk & Hiering Ave Beach, Seaside Heights, 6:50 am Admission: Registration Fee 732-241-4555 Race starts at 6:50 am located North end of the Boardwalk and Hiering Ave Beach Area. Triathlon including .5 mile swim, Bike 14 miles and run 4 miles . Event is held rain or shine, Registration Fee. Visit www.jsmultisport.com for more information
September 11 – Seafood in Seaside, Grant Avenue, Seaside Heights 10am-7pm, Admission: Free. Fast becoming one of the premiere fall events packed with entertainment, mouth-watering seafood specialties from local restaurants along with musical entertainment, artists and crafters and a flea market on Grant Ave.
September 13 – Women Flying into History "the Women Airforce Service Pilot" (W.A.S.P.) Old Oakhurst School Auditorium, 163 Monmouth Road, Oakhurst, Times: 7:15 pm to 9:15pm Admission: Donations Accepted Contact: Brenda Wityk 732-531-2136 [email protected] Township of Ocean Historical Museum – World War II needed pilots. 1830 women answered the call to become the Women Airforce Service Pilots (WASP). 1074 earned their wings and flew every plane the U.S. made. They fought to be recognized for their contributions to our country and aviation history. Bee Falk Haydu was one of these courageous women. You won't want to miss meeting her and hearing her first hand stories. Copies of her book, "Letters Home" Women Airforce Service Pilots", will be available for purchase. Also see her website at http://wasplettershome.net
September 16 – Lawrence of Arabia (1962, directed by David Lean, 216 minutes), 900 Lakewood Ave, Lakewood, 6:00 PM Admission: FREE; space is limited, reservations required.Starring Peter O'Toole, Alec Guinness, and Anthony Quinn, this film relates the saga of the Arab Revolt, with British support, against the Ottoman Empire during World War I. T. E. Lawrence, a British army officer, organizes a guerrilla army and for two years leads the Arabs in harassing the Turks with desert raids, train-wrecking, and camel attacks. Eventually, he leads his army northward and helps a British general destroy the power of the empire. The film won seven Academy Awards, including Best Picture and Best Director.
September 17 &18 – 30th Annual Clownfest, Boardwalk, Seaside Heights, 12 noon-4pm. Admission: Free, 800-732-7467 [email protected] Its the 30th anniversary of a weekend full of slapstick comedy; vivacious shows and colorful clown creations parading down the boardwalk. With a clown parade Sunday at 2pm.
September 21 – Want to learn how to play chess? Just looking to find someone to play chess with? head over to Barnes and Noble at the the Monmouth Mall, Eatontown. The games begin at 6 pm at the Cafe. Ask for Rich or join us on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/bnchessclub
September 22 – NJ State Hog Rally, Boardwalk, Boulevard, Seaside Heights, A vendor alley on Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Fireworks displayed Friday evening and a motorcycle parade on the Boardwalk on Saturday. For more information visit : www.njstatehogrally.com
September 23 – 3rd Annual "Que By the Sea" BBQ Festival & Competition, Grant Avenue, Seaside Heights, 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm Admission: Free to spectate. A new BBQ lover's weekend packed with entertainment, mouth watering specialties along with musical entertainment, artists and crafters, and our 3rd annual Seaside Heights BBQ Competition on Grant Avenue
September 25 – Red Bank Guinness Oyster Festival, 40 White Street, Red Bank, 12-7pm Admission: $5.00 for anyone over 13. The Red Bank River Center is proud to announce the 2nd Annual Guinness Oyster Festival! This Street Festival anticipates a great time had by one and all and is fashioned after the 57 year old Galway Oyster Festival which celebrates the opening of the Oyster season. It will be a huge food and music festival which will showcase Red Bank's excellent restaurants as well as entertain thousands with great, live music! It will also be a family friendly event with lots of activities for the kids. Talented musicians will be performing on two separate stages with a mix of Irish music, blues and rock and roll. The event will also be a culinary feast! There will be tons of Guinness and fresh oysters plus Red Bank's favorite restaurants will be serving a variety of specialty menu items. Wine and lighter beers will also be available for purchase. The Guinness Oyster Festival is a fundraiser for the Booker Cancer Center at Riverview, the Cancer Institute of NJ and the Red Bank RiverCenter.