Here’s what’s happening at the Jersey Shore on Labor Day Weekend 2012:
Saturday, September 1st, 2012 and Sunday, September, 2nd, 2012. Don’t miss this celebration of barbeque and beer at the BBQ & Craft Beer Festival at Monmouth Park. Ribs, pulled pork, brisket – it’s all back and better than ever, served up by some of the Garden State’s best BBQ joints! Tickets for entry into the beer garden are sold at the beer garden entrance. Get more details at the Monmouth Park events website.
Friday, August 31st, 2012. Bonfiire on the beach. Grab the family, bring some friends, or enjoy the night with someone special at Asbury Park’s Bonfire-On-The-Beach. Starts at 8pm.
Ivan and Andy’s Restaurant & Bar. Enjoy their famous high quality ten-ounce burgers or prime dry aged steaks. Stunning views overlooking Wesley Lake and Kennedy Park. A unique and fun dining experience unlike anywhere else in town.
Point Pleasant Beach
Sunday, September 2nd, 2012. Big Joe’s Jersey Talent Show on Pavilion Beach Stage from 7-9pm.
Frankies Bar & Grill. Casual Restaurant/Saloon in Old-Fashioned Eclectic, Fun Atmosphere. Fresh Seafood, Hand Cut Steaks, Delicious Burgers and Sandwiches served in large portions. One of the best spots at the shore for great food and drink!
709. Creative Coastal Cuisine & Killer Cocktails in a Swanky setting! Perfect place to chill with new and old friends. Enjoy delectable dishes from award winning chef, Mike Jurusz, and some super fresh Sushi and Raw Bar selections. Great selection of ice cold beer, creative cocktails and global wine list. Don’t forget to try the fresh baked pretzel appetizer!
Saturday, September 2nd, 2012. Fireworks on the beach. Starts at 9:30pm.
Beach Bar on the boardwalk. The freshest food on the boards! Cool outdoor deck, live entertainment and great drink specials. Chill here for the weekend.
Long Beach Island
Buckalew’s Restaurant & Tavern in Beach Haven. Seafood, steaks, chops and traditional comfort food for more than a century…a Jersey Shore legend! Live entertainment, specials and 20 beers on tap. Sunday is Caribbean Night and Monday is Pirate Night.
Saturday, September 1st, 2012 and Sunday, September, 2nd, 2012. The Eagles in concert at Revel. Glenn Frey, Don Henley, Joe Walsh and Timothy B. Schmit – will perform classics from the band’s Rock and Roll Hall of Fame career. Show time is 8pm.
Saturday, September 1st, 2012 and Sunday, September, 2nd, 2012. Bubba Gump Shrimp Festival on the deck at Golden Nugget. Embrace your inner Forrest and partake in an entire Bubba Gump Shrimp Festival including an inspired menu, drinks and live entertainment outside on The Deck overlooking the scenic Marina.
Saturday, September 1st, 2012. Summer Live Music Series at Centennial Park. Fern Road and Ocean Avenue, Wildwood Crest. 7:30pm. FREE live music for the entire family at the Centennial Park Entertainment Pavillion, featuring Almost Journey, a Journey tribute band. All ages show. Bring a blanket or beach chair.
Fitzpatrick’s Crest Tavern. Enjoy watching your favorite team with 15 TVs. Delicious food and freat variety of craft beers on tap. Happy hour Sunday through Friday from 2 til 6 with food and drink specials! Kitchen is open everyday until midnight.
Saturday, September 1st, 2012. West Cape May Tomato Festival at Wilbraham Park. This quirky event celebrates the Jersey Fresh Tomato and the end of the summer season! Festivities begin at 9am and continue until 5pm.
SeaSalt Restaurant at the Ocean Club Hotel. Offers a truly unique seafood fine dining experience featuring fresh indigenous ingredients paired with specialty cocktails, beer and wines in an unforgettable beach setting. Asian and Mediterranean influences, the innovative and flavorful food is only rivaled by the restaurant’s ambiance and attention to detail.
Hope you enjoy the Labor Day weekend!