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    First Saturday New Jersey Vietnam Veterans’ Memorial Foundation Free Tours – 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on the first Saturday of each month at 1 Memorial Lane in Holmdel (off Garden State Parkway Exit 116). Free tours of the Museum and Memorial, led by volunteer Vietnam veteran tour guides. Visitors will get the unique opportunity to experience history with those who actually lived it. The New Jersey Vietnam Veterans’ Memorial Foundation offers a meaningful and engaging experience that ...
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    July 4 Oceanfest 2014 – 10:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. on the half-mile oceanfront promenade between Seven Presidents Park and the Ocean Place Resort & Spa in Long Branch. This annual Fourth of July tradition is a free, family-oriented festival that attracts thousands of local residents and visitors from throughout the region. Activities will include master sand sculpting exhibits on the beach, strolling entertainers, live music of every imaginable type, food vendors, craft vendors, and lots ...
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    June 6 and 7 One Night Standards Featuring Eric Yves Garcia – 8:00 p.m. at the Duncan Smith Theatre, 36 Crawfords Corner Road, Holmdel. Holmdel Theatre Company alum Eric Yves Garcia, raised in Red Bank and Fair Haven, brings his popular cabaret show for a special two-day only benefit performance. The show pulls lesser-known songs from the Great American Songbook canon, with selections reflecting the trials of love and loss in the city. His musings on the rigor and melancholy of the perform...
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    May 10 through 28 “Garden Theme” Exhibit – at the Guild of Creative Art, 620 Broad Street, Shrewsbury. Guild painters, photographers, and sculptors will display garden-inspired work in a variety of media, including acrylic, collage, colored pencil, fine craft/sculpture, mixed media, oil, pastel, and watercolor. Small works by exhibiting and associate members, reflecting an assortment of media and subject matter, will also be on display. “Pot Luck Garden Party” scheduled for May 10 ...
  • OCTOBER 2013 SPECIAL EVENTS

    OCTOBER 2013 SPECIAL EVENTS Now through October 13 “On Borrowed Time” – at the Two River Theater Company, 21 Bridge Avenue, Red Bank. Tony and Academy Award winner Joel Grey directs a magical fantasy about the love between a little boy and his Gramps. When Death himself pays them a visit in the form of a man named Mr. Brink, Gramps outwits him, trapping Brink in a tree and refusing to let him down. This too-rarely-seen American masterpiece is ripe for rediscovery. With Two River’s ...
  • September Special Events

    September Special Events SEPTEMBER 2013 SPECIAL EVENTS  September 6 through October 6 “Proof” – at the McCarter Theatre Center’s Berlind Theatre, 91 University Place in Princeton. Winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Drama, “Proof” is an elegant and engaging story of passion, genius, and family bonds. Catherine has inherited her late father’s mathematical brilliance, but does she also share his madness? When one of his graduate students discovers a groundbreaking proof among ...
  • JULY SPECIAL EVENTS

    July 4 23rd Annual Oceanfest July 4th Celebration – 10:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. on the Promenade in Long Branch.  The free, family-friendly festival runs rain or shine along the half-mile stretch of oceanfront Promenade between Seven Presidents Park and the Ocean Place Resort & Spa. The evening ends with a spectacular fireworks display over the ocean, with music simulcast by 95.9 the WRAT starting at 9:00 pm. This year, Oceanfest will host the New Jersey Hall of Fame traveling exhibit, a ...