Ocean City New Jersey Events for 2011 – OCNJ Events 2011

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Ocean City New Jersey is known as
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Ocean City NJ also known as OCNJ offers a ton of events and activities during the summer and we posted them here for you:

April 2011 Events in Ocean City, New Jersey

  • April 15th 2011- 17th - Doo Dah Days In The Downtown Ocean City NJ- Tax-Free Shopping – All Weekend Long at Participating Downtown Stores. For more information call 609-398-4662
  • April 16th 2011Doo Dah Parade in OCNJ – Say goodbye to tax season with this comedy parade complete with over 500 basset hounds. 12 noon on Asbury Ave. from 6th St. – 12th St. and then up to the Boardwalk ending at the Music Pier. Pieasco follows parade – mass pie in the face extravaganza! For more information call 609-525-9300.
  • April 24th 2011- Ocean City NJ Easter Fashion Promenade – 1pm, at the Music Pier, Moorlyn Terrace & Boardwalk. Comedressed in your Easter’s best to stroll in our Fashion Promenade and meet the Easter Bunny.

May 2011 Events in Ocean City New Jersey

  • May 07 2011 Saturday -24th – OCNJ Citywide Yard Sale – at Tabernacle Grounds, 5th & Wesley Ave. 8am – 12noon and athomes throughout town. Table sales in the downtown, 6th – 11th sts. along Asbury Ave. Bargainsgalore!
  • May 7-8 2011- Ocean City NJ Celebrates Mothers Day Weekend – “Mother’s Are Special in O.C.N.J.” Flower give away to all moms at participating Boardwalk and Downtown stores, while supplies last.
  • May 7-8 2011- Ocean City NJ Boardwalk & Downtown Merchant Table Sales – (No Vendors) 6th – 14th Sts. onthe boardwalk and Asbury Ave.
  • May 14, 2011 Spring Block Partyin OCNJ – 9am – 5pm from 5th – 14th Sts. on Asbury Ave. Over 350 crafters, food vendors, music and more. For more information call 609-399-2629.
  • May 21, 2011 American Heart Assoc. Heart Walk in OCNJRegistration begins at 9am at the Sports & Civic Center, 6th & Boardwalk, walk begins at 10:30am.
  • May 27, 2011 Unlocking of the Ocean and Business Persons Plunge – Participants dress in business suits, carry brief cases and march into the ocean to the strains of Pomp and Circumstance to welcome the new season for Ocean City NJ 12noon, Moorlyn Terrace St. Beach. For more information call 609-525-9300.
  • May 27, 2011 Sand Artist Joe Castillo. 7pm – Constantly changing drawings on a back-lighted table projected on the screens. Tickets are not required for any Sunday events or concerts. Ocean City Tabernacle, 550 Wesley Avenue.
  • May 30, 2011 11am at Veterans Memorial Park, 5th & Wesley Ave. Ocean City NJ

June 2011 Events in Ocean City New Jersey

Beginning Tuesday, June 28th through August 23rd

Funtastic Tuesdays – 10am – 1pm on Asbury Ave. Entertainment, Face Painters,Balloon sculptors in Ocean City NJ

Every Wednesday, June 29th through September 7th –

Farmer’s Market at the Tabernacle Grounds every Wednesday 8am – 1pm in OCNJ

  • June 3-5, 2011 Ocean City NJ Flower Show – See beautiful commercial and amateur displays at the Music Pier, Moorlyn Terrace & Boardwalk. Show times are Friday 2pm – 9pm, Saturday 10am – 9pm and Sunday, 10am – 4 pm. For more information call 609-525-9300
  • June 4-5, 2011 Johnsons Popcorn Fathers Day Family Fun Fest in Ocean City New Jersey- Face Painters, Bands, Magicians & Pony rides at 11th St. 9am – 6pm on the boardwalk
  • June 5, 2011 New Jersey Master Chorale in OCNJ – 7 pm concert directed by Wayne Richmond. Eighty-voice choir, sacred and secular choral classics. Tickets are not required for any Sunday events or concerts. Ocean City NJ Tabernacle, 550 Wesley Avenue. Phone: 609-399-1915.
  • June 11, 2011 Touring Youth Choir and Bells – from Pompano Beach, FL, New Presbyterian Church. John & Lisa Wilson, directors. 7pm. concert. Ocean City Tabernacle, 550 Wesley Avenue.
  • June 15- 18, 2011 Miss New Jersey Boardwalk Parade in Ocean City NJ (7pm-June 15th), preliminary competitions, and the finals at the Music Pier, Moorlyn Terrace & Boardwalk . For more information call 609-525-9300.
  • June 22, 2011 FUNday at Playland Playland’s Castaway Cove, 10th & Boardwalk Ocean City NJ – 1pm – 5 pm. Rides/Mini-Golf/Go-Carts $10 Wristband. Proceeds benefit Community Quest’s housing and employment programs for disadvantaged populations. Raindate: Friday, June 24th Call 609-646-0388 for more information.
  • June 24, 2011 Rock The Boards 3 Concert – South Jersey’s Bound By Nothing hosts the 3rd Annual original music showcase held at the Music Pier, Moorlyn Terrace and Boardwalk OCNJ at 7:00pm. “Rock the Boards 3″ will feature some of the areas top original artist from different musical genres in a family friendly atmosphere suitable for listeners of all ages.
  • June 25, 2011 Antique Auto Show in Ocean City NJ – Over 300 vintage vehicles. Tabernacle grounds, 6th & Asbury Ave.. 9am – 2pm. Boardwalk parade after 2pm.
  • June 27, 2011- July 1st – July Jubilee – A fun filled week of contests leading up to July 4th complete with taffy sculpting, treasure hunts and more. 11am at the Music Pier, Moorlyn Terrace & Boardwalk Ocean City NJ

July 2011 Events in Ocean City New Jersey

The Ocean City Pops Orchestra has performances throughout the summer at the Music Pier.

Every Tuesday through the end of August in Ocean City NJ

Funtastic Tuesdays – 10am – 1pm on Asbury Ave. Entertainment, Face Painters,

Balloon sculptors. Ends August 23rd

Family Film & Fun Night OCNJ – 7:15pm at Cornerstone Auditorium at Stainton’s Square – 810 Asbury. $4.50 per person or max $18 per family includes: movie, pizza, popcorn and drink.

Mummers Night in OCNJ– Strutting 7pm – 9pm on the boardwalk, 6th – 14th Sts.

Beach Walks in Ocean City – South End Location: 59th St. & Central Ave., (Entrance to

Corsons Park) Tuesdays-9am, Wednesdays-6:30pm. North End Location:

OC/Longport Bridge Parking Lot (Gardens Parkway) Tuesdays-6:30pm, Wednesdays-9am. Tickets may be purchased on-site. Adults $1.00 Children $.50

Every Wednesday through the end of August –

Farmer’s Market at the Tabernacle Grounds every Wednesday 8am – 1pm. Ends Sept. 7th

Beach Walks – South End Location: 59th St. & Central Ave., (Entrance to

Corsons Park) Tuesdays-9am, Wednesdays-6:30pm. North End Location:

OC/Longport Bridge Parking Lot (Gardens Parkway) Tuesdays-6:30pm, Wednesdays-9am. Tickets

may be purchased on-site. Adults $1.00 Children $.50

• Evenings along Asbury Avenue – Music, art, shopping, & dining 5pm-8pm

Every Thursday through the end of August –

Market Days, 10am – 1pm – Asbury Avenue. Entertainment, Face Painters,

Balloon sculptors. Ends August 25th

Family Nights, Entertainment on the boardwalk in Ocean City NJ 7:30pm to 9:30pm between 6th – 14th Sts.

Inn to Inn Tours in Ocean City New Jersey – Thursdays 2pm – 4pm, pick-up at 7th & Central Ave.

  • 7/03/11 -July 3, 2011 Philadelphia Organ Quartet OCNJ- 7 pm concert. Three additional Allen organs supplement the Tabernacle four-manual Renaissance model. Rudy Lucente, Jr., St. Rose Catholic Church, North Wales, PA; Peter Richard Conte, Wanamaker Grand Court Organist; Michael H. Stairs, PhiladelphiaOrchestra Organist; Colin B. Howland, Park Cities Church, Dallas, TX. Tickets are not required for any Sunday events or concerts. Ocean City Tabernacle, 550 Wesley Avenue
  • 7/4/11July 4th 2011Bike Parade in Ocean City NJ– Sponsored by the Gardens Civic Assoc.. Registration 8:30am at theLongport Bridge parking lot. Parade begins at 9am..
  • 7/4/11July 4th 2011- Fourth of July Celebration Kite flying competition at 5pm followed by entertainment. A spectacular fireworks display off 9th Street beach tops off the evening
  • 7/6/11July 6th 2011 Sand Sculpting Contest Ocean City NJ – 9am at the 6th St. Beach – the first one of the season.
  • 7/7/11July 7th 2011 Freckle Contest – 6:30pm at the Music Pier. Registration begins 6pm in front of the Music Pier, Moorlyn Terrace & Boardwalk

August 2011 Events in Ocean City New Jersey – OCNJ

The Ocean City Pops Orchestra has performances throughout the summer at the Music Pier. Every Tuesday through the end of August

Funtastic Tuesdays – 10am – 1pm on Asbury Ave. Entertainment, Face Painters,

Balloon sculptors. Ends August 23rd

Family Film & Fun Night – 7:15pm at Cornerstone Auditorium at Stainton’s Square – 810 Asbury. $4.50 per person or max $18 per family includes: movie, pizza, popcorn and drink.

Mummers Night – Strutting 7pm – 9pm on the boardwalk, 6th – 14th Sts

• Beach Walks – South End Location: 59th St. & Central Ave., (Entrance to

Corsons Park) Tuesdays-9am, Wednesdays-6:30pm. North End Location:

OC/Longport Bridge Parking Lot (Gardens Parkway) Tuesdays-6:30pm, Wednesdays-9am. Tickets may be purchased on-site. Adults $1.00 Children $.50.

Every Wednesday through the end of August –

Farmer’s Market at the Tabernacle Grounds every Wednesday 8am – 1pm. Ends Sept. 7th

Beach Walks – South End Location: 59th St. & Central Ave., (Entrance to

Corsons Park) Tuesdays-9am, Wednesdays-6:30pm. North End Location:

OC/Longport Bridge Parking Lot (Gardens Parkway) Tuesdays-6:30pm, Wednesdays-9am. Tickets may be purchased on-site. Adults $1.00 Children $.50.

• Evenings along Asbury Avenue – Music, art, shopping, & dining 5pm-8pm Every Thursday through the end of August –

Market Days, 10am – 1pm – Asbury Avenue. Entertainment, Face Painters, Balloon sculptors. Ends August 25th

Family Nights, Entertainment on the boardwalk 7:30pm to 9:30pm between 6th – 14th Sts.

• Inn to Inn Tours – Thursdays 2pm – 4pm, pick-up at 7th & Central Ave.

  • 8/03/11 – Aug 3, 2011 Sand Sculpting Contest – 9am at the 6th St. Beach, the second one of the season
  • 8/03/11 – Aug 3, 2011- Miss Crustacean Hermit Crab Beauty Pageant – the original beauty contest forcrustaceans. The winner receives the Coveted Cucumber Rind Cup and gets to walk down a flowery runway.
  • 8/04/11 – 8/6 Aug 3 – 4, 2011: The 11th Annual Art of Surfing – at the Ocean City Music Pier. Hours: Thurs. 7pm –10pm, Fri. & Sat. 12noon – 10pm. It is a FREE family event featuring original art from surfing’sbiggest names, live music, and a chance to meet artists from across the country.
  • 8/5/11 – 8/7 Aug 5-7 2011: 49th Annual Boardwalk Art Show Ocean City NJ – Leading artists from throughout the East Coast exhibit and sell their work. Traditionally an ideal place to buy fine artwork at reasonable prices
  • 8/11/11 – Aug 11, 2011: 102nd Annual Baby Parade Ocean City NJ– 10:15am, one of the oldest baby parades in the country.On the Boardwalk, 6th – 12th Sts
  • 8/11/11 – Aug 11, 2011: Twins Contest Ocean City NJ- 6:30 pm .Prizes for those who look the most and least alike. Registration begins at 6pm in front of the Music Pier, Moorlyn Terrace & Boardwalk
  • 8/13/11 – Aug 13, 2011 - Miss Ocean City Pageant - 8pm at the Ocean City Music Pier, Moorlyn Terrace & Boardwalk. Tickets $15 at the door.

September 2011 Events in Ocean City

  • 9/25/11 – Sept 25: Corvette Show – Over 350 cars exhibited. One of the largest shows of its kind in the East.Ocean City NJModels from every year Corvettes were manufactured comprise this colorful show. Displayed on theboardwalk from 6th – 10th St., 11:30am – 4pm

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