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weekend recap aug 3 - 5

HIPNJ’S WEEKEND RECAP: AUGUST 3-5

Planned on going to a few events this weekend but got too busy to attend them all? #HipNJ has got you covered in this weeks weekend recap!

just peachy festival

JUST PEACHY FESTIVAL – AUGUST 4 & 5

The weekend was filled with plenty of activities for kids, including a ride through the orchards on tractor-drawn wagons, pony rides, face painting, games and barnyard fun. On Sunday Aug. 5, Schafer’s Sports Center was there with an interactive tumbling fun area.

NJ CRAB FESTIVAL

NJ STATE CRAP FESTIVAL – AUGUST 4

The NJ State Crab Festival featured a block party atmosphere with “crabby” fun for the entire family! The festival included bushels of blue claw crabs, a beer garden, “must try” crabby bloody marys, vendors and exciting things for the kids including a crab race. “Parrotbeach,” a Jimmy Buffett Tribute Band, preformed as well. All proceeds earned went to Lunch with Lynch (#YouInspireKindness).

corn tomato and beer festival

Corn, Tomato and Beer Festival – August 4

The festival featured a beer garden serving local brews, live music, and food that highlights those famous Jersey tomatoes and corn. The event was a family friendly event for people of all ages featuring an expanded kids zone and free entertainment!

BELLA NYC MAGAZINE ANNUAL HAMPTONS WHITE PARTY

BELLA NYC MAGAZINE ANNUAL HAMPTONS WHITE PARTY – AUGUST 4

The event was hosted by Full House star Lori Loughlin who is also the Bella NYC Magazine August and July cover girl! A full 100% of the proceeds from ticket sales benefited the Northwell Health Staten Island University Hospital‘s New Women and Children’s Center!

LADYSMITH BLACK MAMBAZO

LADYSMITH BLACK MAMBAZO – AUGUST 5

New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC) presented the five-time GRAMMY-winning a cappella group Ladysmith Black Mambazo – “South Africa’s Cultural Ambassadors to the world” – made a welcomed return to NJPAC.

DAVID DOBRIK & JASON NASH PREFORM VIEWS

DAVID DOBRIK & JASON NASH PREFORM VIEWS LIVE – AUGUST 4

Fresh off their Shorty Award win for Best Podcast, social media superstars David Dobrik (a 21-year-old youtube millionaire) and Jason Nash (a 40-something single dad with a successful vlog), came to New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC) with a live version of their outrageous, top-rated Views. Fans came from all over the country just to watch this iconic duo, plus special guests, preform their show live and in person!

WEEKEND RECAP

HIPNJ WEEKEND RECAP: JULY 27 – 29

Planned on going to a few events this weekend but got too busy to attend them all? #HipNJ has got you covered in our weekend recap!

PEACH FESTIVAL

PEACH FESTIVAL JULY 28 & 29

At the Peach Festival, guests could enjoy scrumptious peach treats galore: Peach Muffins, Peach Crumb Pie, Peach Tarts, Peach Fried Pies, Peach Slushy, Peach Soft Serve, Peach Ice Cream, and Peach Blueberry Ice Cream! Once guests got full they could go on the scenic hayride to the peach orchard to pick their own peaches. Lastly, there were lots of family fun activities to enjoy!

SHAAN

SHAAN JULY 29

Shann, a contestent on the voice, performed at the Robert Treat Center. This amazing vocalist had the crowd on their feet and wanting more!

THE LIBERTY SCIENCE CENTER SUMMER FUN SERIES

THE LIBERTY SCIENCE CENTER SUMMER FUN SERIES JULY 29

The event allowed kids to participate in Scavenger Hunts, Animal Encounter, Beekeeping, Pop-Up and Live Science Shows. In addition, they participated in Touch Tank, Be a Surgeon, and so much more! Lunch was included as well as check in tables with fun trivia, challenges, and prizes throughout the day. The event had kids wanting to learn more about science and even some wanting to become scientists by the end of the day.

OUTDOOR WRITING RETREAT

OUTDOOR WRITING RETREAT JULY 29

This retreat began with a brief trail orientation and guided hike in the Palisades Interstate Park. It also helped guests get out of their comfort zone and back in touch with the healing power of nature. Then, guests got to replenish with a healthy lunch and beverages followed by a cool down and a short meditation to get themselves ready for writing workshops. Cindy, of Pen to Paper Retreats, led this workshop and shared her personal writing ritual complete with music, incense, and candles.

HIPNJ’S WEEKEND RECAP: JULY 20-22

This weekend New Jersey had a lot going on with a weekend full of events. #HipNJ has everything that you wish you went to. Keep reading to see what happened!

INFERNOS SUMMER CONCERT TOUR 2018

INFERNOS SUMMER CONCERT – JULY 20

Infernos Band is on tour in New Jersey this summer. The band is playing in multiple places throughout their tour in the NJ area. This past weekend the band played at Brookdale Park in Essex County. The crowed was on their feet with excitement and completely feeling the music!

BRING IT! LIVE

BRING IT! LIVE – JULY 20

New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC) presented BRING IT LIVE on Friday July 20! Fans of the Lifetime hit series Bring It! got a chance to be part of the action when Miss D and her Dancing Dolls returned to NJPAC. Bring It! captured all the energy of the elite world of hip-hop majorette competition. All of the fierce, original, high-octane performances that motivate and inspire fans and guests to follow there dreams and passions.

WATER LANTERN FESTIVAL IN JERSEY CITY

WATER LANTERN FESTIVAL IN JERSEY CITY – JULY 20 – 21

Water Lantern Festival, this past Friday, was an incredible experience where thousands of family, friends, and strangers celebrated life together. This water lantern festival brought together individuals of all ages, backgrounds, and walks of life to join in one emotional and memorable night. At the Water Lantern Festival, they cherished these moments and did their best to help guests have a memorable experience.

JOHN CLEESE & MONTY PYTHON AND THE HOLY GRAIL

JOHN CLEESE & MONTY PYTHON AND THE HOLY GRAIL – JULY 20

The Paramount Theater at The Asbury Park Boardwalk presented an evening with comedy legend John Cleese for an afternoon that filled the audience with a live and truly unforgettable night of hilarious entertainment. The event also featured a screening of Monty Python and the Holy Grail.

SHORE STARS SUMMER PROGRAM

SHORE STARS SUMMER PROGRAM – JULY 20

Students had the opportunity to journey “under the sea” with Ariel and her aquatic friends in Disney’s The Little Mermaid JR.! Adapted from Disney’s Broadway production and the motion picture, and based on one of Hans Christian Andersen’s most beloved stories, Disney’s The Little Mermaid JR. was an enchanting look at the sacrifices we all make for love and acceptance. The performance had kids loving and wanting to learn more about sea life!

LAURITA SUMMER FOOD TRUCK FESTIVAL

LAURITA SUMMER FOOD TRUCK FESTIVAL – JULY 21

The Laurita Summer Food Truck Festival in New Egypt was a festival day of wine, relaxation, good vibes, great music and amazing food! There was fireworks on Saturday night around 9:00pm. Guests were able to socialize and meet new people and leave the festival with great new friends!

SUMMER IN THE STREET

SUMMER IN THE STREET – JULY 21

There was live entertainment from the area’s most exciting bands, activities and games for the kiddies, and a great variety of food and vendor crafts. Summer in the Street took place right in the middle of downtown Toms River on Washington Street and drew thousands of visitors in to enjoy a great day!