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Lower Township Summer Concerts

July 31, 2019 @ 5:30 pm - August 2, 2019 @ 8:30 pm
Cape May’s Ferry Terminal Lawn, 1200 Lincoln Blvd
North Cape May, 08204
Free

Lower Township Department of Parks & Recreation Presents the return of the Free Family Summer Concert Series at the Cape May – Lewes Ferry Terminal Green. Concerts run weekly every Wednesday evening starting July 29 through August beginning at 5:30 p.m. and wraps up at about 8:30 p.m. Guests are invited to bring a beach...

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6:00 pm

Wildwood Baby Parade

August 1, 2019 @ 6:00 pm
Wildwoods Boardwalk Wildwoods, NJ United States
Free

2020 Update As cited on the Wildwoods NJ website, the 2020 Wildwood Baby Parade and Baby Waddle have been cancelled.   A Wildwoods tradition since 1909! Registration at Wildwoods Convention Center from 4:30 p.m. – 5:15 p.m. No entries accepted after 5:30 p.m.   Wildwood Baby Parade Route PARADE ROUTE will start at the Wildwoods...

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Annual Clam Festival – Highlands

August 1, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - August 2, 2019 @ 10:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 6:00 pm, repeating until August 4, 2019

Huddy Park Highlands, NJ 07732 United States
Free

25th Annual Clam Festival ~ August 1 - August 4 at Huddy Park *Free Admission and Parking* Live Entertainment, Contests, Vendors, Crafters, Games, and Thrill Rides!     For more information about the Annual Clam Festival – Highlands, please contact the event organizer as listed above. Jersey Family Fun is not the organizer of this...

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6:30 pm

Somers Point Christian Concerts at William Morrow Beach

August 1, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Somers Point Beaches – William Morrow Beach, (Somers Point) Bay Ave., bet. Higbee & New Jersey Aves.
Somers Point, NJ 08244
Free

‘Connection Thursdays: Get Plugged In’ Contemporary Christian Concerts on the Beach Thursdays through August 29 William Morrow Beach The City of Somers Point will host ‘Connection Thursdays: Get Plugged In’ Contemporary Christian Concerts on the Beach Series every Thursday during the month of August, featuring contemporary and traditional performances by local church bands. The concerts...

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7:00 pm

Free Movie in Rio Grande at the Naval Air Station Wildwood Aviation Museum

August 1, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Naval Air Station Wildwood Aviation Museum, 500 Forrestal Rd
Rio Grande, NJ 08242 United States
Free

The final event in the 2019 Free Lecture / Film Series. THURSDAY, AUGUST 1, 2019 - SURVIVAL IN THE SKIES - 7pm They eject us from planes when disaster strikes. They gently guide us to Earth from thousands of feet in the air. They transport us with amazing speed and remarkable safety. And they keep...

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7:30 pm

Rahway Mayor’s Concert Series

August 1, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:30 pm on Thursday, repeating until August 22, 2019

Rahway Train Station Plaza, 40 E Milton Ave
Rahway, NJ United States
Free

Rahway Mayor's Concert Series 2019 Rahway Train Station Plaza -  Concert Series - Starting at 7:30pm August 1- Day One August 8- El Rubio August 15- Color Me Badd August 22- Almost Queen

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