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Weekend Recap june 13 - 15

HIPNJ’S WEEKEND RECAP: JULY 13-15

Too busy over the weekend to attend some eye catching events? That’s okay, because #HipNJ has everything you missed out on in our latest Weekend Recap!

Taylor Swift at Lincoln Financial Field – July 14

Taylor Swift preformed at the Lincoln Financial Field in South Jersey into Philadelphia area where #HipNJ‘s very own Lisa Marie Latino was there to see the liver performance herself. The show had the crowd on their feet with joy and in tears, even when she had her stage malfunction.

Daer Nightclub

Daer Nightclub – June 13-15

Antother great weekend of events at the NEW Daer Nightclub Atlantic City that featured NELLY, JAY HARDAWAY, DJ ESCO and More! The performers had the crowed filled with energy and dancing all over the club.

Shore Stars Summer Program

Shore Stars Summer Program – June 13

The Shore Stars Summer Program kicked off last Friday where the students were able 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. The program allowed students to enjoy live performances while also learning about sea life.

CRAFTS AND DRAFTS AT JERSEY GIRL BREWING SUMMER

Crafts and Drafts – June 14

The Boss had it right when he said, “Nothing matters in this whole wide world when you’re in love with a Jersey girl.” Guests were able to join the string lights at Jersey Girl Brewing for a celebration of the greatest state in the USA – Crafts and Drafts style! Marketspace proudly brought 16 local artisans that guests enjoyed greatly.

Red Bank Food and Wine Walk

Red Bank Food and Wine Walk – June 15

Red Bank’s walkable downtown district is home to an array of upscale restaurants and casual eateries that will appeal to your palate. Guests were able to explore picturesque Red Bank on the third Sunday of the month while enjoying food and/or beverage samples from over 20 participating restaurants, bars & eateries. By the end of the event guests wanted more of the samples that had their taste buds exploding!

NYC PRIDE

Weekend Recap: June 22-24

Too busy to attend some great events over the weekend? That’s ok because #HipNJ has the weekend recap scoop on what you missed!

NYC pride

NYC PRIDE PARADE JUNE 24

The Parade is a celebration of the lives associated with the LGBTQ+ community. This year, grand marshals included Billie Jean King, Lambda Legal, Tyler Ford, and Kenita Placide, who made this years NYC Pride Parade one to remember. The theme of this year’s Pride Parade was “Defiantly Different.” There was also a total of 80 floats and tens of thousands of marchers there supporting the community.

BRADLEY BEACH LOBSTERFEST JUNE 23-24

The Bradly Beach Lobsterfest was a free event which had six bands and an emcee as well a DJ. After dancing and singing people could  enjoy a nice cold beverage from one of the 180 craft and specialty beer vendors. A large beer and wine garden was also available. For the children’s activities, there were water slides, rides, face painters and sand art activities.

WINE & CHOCOLATE WEEKEND

WINE & CHOCOLATE WEEKEND JUNE 23

New Jersey‘s finest wineries were back for a weekend of elegant wine tasting! Some of the area’s best chocolatiers and dessert vendors also joined the event for the sweet tooth lovers. This year an indoor “Chocolate Lounge” and dessert area was incorporated into the event, and was expanded throughout the Grandstand  so there would be easier navigation.

ATLANTIC CITY FOOD TRUCK FESTIVAL

ATLANTIC CITY FOOD TRUCK FESTIVAL JUNE 23 – 24

The Annual Brighton Park Food Truck Festival was at The Claridge this year, a Radisson Hotel. People could enjoy the start of the summer with food trucks, beer & bands! Guests were able to sample a range of culinary dishes from American comfort food to seafood, barbecue, desserts, and more from the area’s top food trucks!

SOMERVILLE CRAFT BEER FEST 2018

SOMERVILLE CRAFT BEER FEST 2018 JUNE 23 – 24

The Summerville Craft Beer Festival allowed guests to come from all over and try beer from N.J.’s top brewers. There was live music throughout the festival while separate activities occurred. There were sip and paint classes, dunk tank for charity and this years first giant beer pong tournament!

BATTLESHIP NEW JERSEY BEER FESTIVAL

BATTLESHIP NEW JERSEY BEER FESTIVAL JUNE 23

Adults were able to sample craft beers from breweries throughout the Garden State. Guests that attended the Beer Festival were able to tour the Battleship, rock to music from the Cabin Dogs and enjoy some great pub food! The General Session went from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. In addition, guests got a VIP option which allowed guests to attend at 12 p.m. VIP guests were also able to sample some special brews and meet the breweries.

32ND ANNUAL RED WHITE & BLUEBERRY FESTIVAL

32ND ANNUAL RED WHITE & BLUEBERRY FESTIVAL JUNE 24

The 32nd Annual Red White & Blueberry festival featured live music, kiddie rides, a huge classic car show, arts and crafts, stilt walkers, and jugglers. The event also featured all blueberry type foods such as pie, muffins, fresh berries, lemonade and even a blueberry pie eating contest. Furthermore, the blueberry themed food seems fitting as it was held in blueberry capital of the world!