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Arts & Entertainment

June 29, 2022

 Belmar, NJ—A patriotic light show and fireworks display, to benefit the charity Rebuilding Warriors, will be held on Friday, July 1, 2022, at Taylor Pavilion in Belmar, starting at 9pm. The patriotic light show was created by the engineers who put on the popular Christmas Light Show, which has run ...

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BELMAR, NJ — Circle of Friends Summer Dances returned to the Taylor Pavilion with a packed house of members, family, friends and volunteers. The night opened up with a pizza party followed by two hours of dancing with the DJ playing all the hits. From the Macarena to Springsteen, the group of all ...

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BELMAR, NJ— The African American Spirit came to Belmar Monday night in a Juneteenth Celebration and Concert put on by the Belmar Public Library and Recreation Departments at the Taylor Pavilion.  Featuring a performance by the John Luckenbill Pop Orchestra, the audience was treated to a broad ...

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BELMAR, NJ—The  Beach Music Rock Band kicked off the summer today with a performance on the steps of the Belmar Public Library, overlooking the 8 foot replica of Bruce Springsteen's legendary Fender Esquire guitar. Children ranging in age from 7 to 17 years old performed in various groups, ...

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BELMAR, NJ—The stage is set for the beginning to the summer season at the Jersey Shore as WFAN will broadcast live from the legendary D’Jais on the Friday of Memorial Day Weekend.   “Boomer & Gio” kick things off at the early hour of 6am, “Tiki & Tierney” follow at 10am, and “Carton ...

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For the first time in two years, Belmar, burst to life this weekend, ushering in summer with three days of food and music. The 34th annual New Jersey Seafood Festival returned to Pyanoe Plaza, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. With beautiful weather for the majority of the weekend, people came in ...

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The shrimp, crab cakes and lobsters are obviously an important part of any seafood festival, but the one in Belmar today also made music a significant part of the day.  Live, original music is a staple at the Jersey Shore and today’s festivities welcomed it back with open arms at Pyanoe ...

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With sunny skies in the afternoon and temps approaching records into the high 80’s, Belmar is going to be very busy today. The Seafood Festival began yesterday with a mix of fog and heavy rain, but today is forecast to be much better.  Vendors will be expecting large crowds and parking will be ...

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BELMAR, NJ — The Belmar Historical Society is planning another special program as it celebrates the 150th anniversary of Belmar. "New Jersey Shipwrecks" takes place on Monday, May 23 at 7:00 p.m. at the Boro Hall Municipal Court Room, Sixth Avenue Entrance. Dan Lieb, President of the New Jersey ...

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BELMAR, NJ — The Belmar Historical Society (BHS) is hosting two events as part of the Borough's 150th Anniversary in 2022. On Wednesday, April 6, BHS presents "Piracy to Prohibition - Rum Running on the Jersey Shore." It's hosted by Kristen Hohn from Monmouth County Parks and Recreation. The ...

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BELMAR, NJ — The Belmar Historical Society has announced it has rescheduled its April event. "Piracy to Prohibition Rum Running on the Jersey Shore" will take place at Belmar Borough Hall on April 6, 2022, at 7:00 p.m. Admission is free. More details are below in this flyer, courtesy The ...

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BELMAR, NJ — Belmar is preparing for this weekend's 14th Annual Dine and Discover. Visitors and locals have the chance to sample 30 restaurants along Ocean Avenue and Route 71. The event is Sunday, March 13, from 11:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Tickets are available on the Belmar Tourism ...

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BELMAR, NJ — The Borough of Belmar is thanking everyone who attended this weekend's Belmar/Lake Como St. Patrick's Day Parade. "Thank you to EVERYONE who helped put this amazing event together," the Borough posted on its Facebook page. The parade has been a fixture in the area since 1974. It ...

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NEW JERSEY -- When the COVID spread across America in early March 2020, it wreaked havoc on the “St. Patrick’s Season” for both 2020 and 2021. Not only did the pandemic put the kibosh New York City’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade, the largest in the world on March 17, but it also led to the cancellation ...

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BELMAR, NJ - The 49th annual Belmar/Lake Como St. Patrick's Day Parade kicks off this Sunday, March 6.  Last year's parade was not held because of COVID. Marching will begin at 12:30 p.m. in Lake Como and head north on Main Street.  This year's parade Grand Marshals are Amanda Louise Cregan of ...

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BELMAR, NJ — Over the course of more than 30 years, Janis Keown-Blackburn logged in countless hours traveling the world as an airline pilot. While she's now retired, flying remains near and dear to her heart — not only as a flight instructor, but a children’s author. In her book, “Teddy the ...

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HOBOKEN, NJ — Nearly 30 years after Hoboken tried and failed to create a museum dedicated to its own home-grown musical legend, the city successfully unveiled its first statue to Frank Sinatra in celebration of his 106th birthday on December 12. "It is truly a great honor to unveil this ode to ...

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With COVID-19 numbers lower than they were in 2020 — coupled with the arrival of vaccines — more than eight in 10 Americans are confident they can celebrate safely this year, according to a recent WalletHub study. The excitement has led to a projected $10.1 billion in Halloween spending, with $3.3 ...

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BELMAR/LAKE COMO, NJ — Back when I was a kid, Halloween was one day of fun, unless it was a school day. Then it was an afternoon and evening of fun. How things have changed! With Halloween 2021 falling on a Sunday, it's a much longer event. We're kicking off "Hallo-week" with the "Great ...

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BELMAR, NJ — Belmar resident and best-selling author Caridad Piñeiro’s novel, “South Beach Love,” premiered this weekend as a Hallmark Channel original movie.  The movie stars William Levy, a popular telenovela actor and former “Dancing with the Stars” contestant, and Taylor Cole, a favorite of ...

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Don't miss TAPinto’s "Back to School" virtual magic show on Thursday, September 23 at 7 p.m. The free event, which will star "Magic Bob" Richey from West Milford-based Party Magic Entertainment, is sponsored by Atlantic Health's Children's Hospital.   READ MORE ABOUT 'MAGIC BOB': Pandemic ...

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WOODBRIDGE, NJ — Jon Bon Jovi gives a Garden State Parkway rest area a good name. New Jersey Turnpike Authority is renaming the parkway’s Cheesequake service area at milepost 123 in South Amboy after the famous Sayreville rocker. It’s part of a statewide effort to name nine GSP service areas ...

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