Special Events

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Below is the calendar of events which use Asbury Park public spaces, submitted and approved by the Special Events Committee and the Mayor and City Council. 

For the how, where, and when to set up your own special event, contact us at 732-502-5759.

Special Event Permits are here

AUGUST 2017

every Monday: Springwood Concert Series

Saturdays and Sundays: Asbury Fresh Market, Kennedy Park

2 - Beach Bonfire

5 - Universal African Festival

5 - Ascension Party, Atlantic Park

9 - Beach Bonfire

12 - Asbury 5k

12-

16 - Beach Bonfire

19-20 - Bradley Park Music Festival

19 - Mind Travel Silent Concert

23 - Beach Bonfire

26 - Promenade of Mermaids

26 - Asbury Park Surf Music Festival

28 - Charity Kings Back to School Block Party

29 - Bike Share Program Ribbon Cutting

30 - Beach Bonfire

SEPTEMBER 2017

Saturdays and Sundays: Asbury Fresh Market, Kennedy Park

1 - Beach Bonfire

2- Day of Worship in Sunset Park

8 - Beach Bonfire

8-10 - Oysterfest

9 - Fireworks on the 4th Ave Beach

15 - Beach Bonfire

16- Survival Beach

16 - Run for the Arts 5k

17 - St George Greek Blessing of the Water

22 - Beach Bonfire

23 - Relay for Life, Bradley Park

23- the Center's Bike Ride

23 - Beach Bonfire

23-24 - Indian Summer

24 - One More Tri

29 - Beach Bonfire

OCTOBER 2017

Saturdays and Sundays: Asbury Fresh Market, Kennedy Park

1 - Shoreline Heart Walk

7 - Zombie Walk

8 - Columbus Day Reenactment

14 - JSRC Race Against Hunger

14 - Better Block Asbury Park

21 - Free to Breathe Walk

21 - Beach Sweeps

28 - Halloween tutu run

NOVEMBER 2017

Saturdays and Sundays: Asbury Fresh Market, Kennedy Park

4 - Special Olympics Polar Plunge

19 - Asbury Fresh Market, last day

(updated 8/29/17)

ANNUAL EVENTS:

ASBURY PARK ST. PATRICK'S DAY PARADE

  • Second Sunday in March

ASBURY PARK RESTAURANT TOUR

  • Last Sunday in April

JERSEY PRIDE

  • First Sunday in June

ASBURY PARK OYSTERFEST

  • September

NEW JERSEY ZOMBIE WALK

  • First Saturday in October

DOWNTOWN CHRISTMAS TREE LIGHTING

  • First Saturday in December

 

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