Your Weekend at the Jersey Shore-Mimosas, the Bunny and More
The spring season at the shore is really beginning to heat up. There are so many events, festivals and Easter fun to fill your weekend schedule. From unique shopping, the Queen of Soul, Mimosas and Bloody Mary’s to 15,000 hidden Easter eggs you’re bound to find something you’ll love at the shore.
For a unique shopping experience you should stop by The Asbury Festhalle and Biergarten’s Rooftop Spring Market featuring local, handmade, artisanal, and sustainable goods every Saturday and Sunday through May 12. Also there are amazing concerts going on at all venues in Asbury Park. Visit our Music in Asbury schedule for more.
While in Asbury Park you may want to slow down and take in a good movie at the ShowRoom.
Now playing is an amazing documentary about the Queen of Soul. The late director Sydney Pollack's behind-the-scenes documentary about the recording of Aretha Franklin's best-selling album, Amazing Grace finally sees the light of day more than four decades after the original footage was shot. Amazing Grace (NR), Documentary, 87 min. 2019. Playing this weekend.
Looking for something for you and your pup? It’s Yappy Hour! At the Wonder Bar Yappy Deck. Friday, 4 pm to 8 pm and Saturday/Sunday, Noon to 7 pm. All sized dogs are welcome. Yappy Hour has become one of New Jersey’s most popular dog meet-ups, attracting visitors from all over the Tri-State area, as well as spectators from all over the world. The Yappy Deck is located at 1213 Ocean Avenue, Asbury Park. Your pup will thank you for it. For a full schedule for Yappy Hour events, visit our Asbury Park Events page and click on Yappy Hour.
We all need a good chuckle from time to time. Get ready to laugh out loud with Gary Owen! The legendary comic is coming to The Concert Venue in Atlantic City on April 19! Don't miss the hilarity! Friday, April 19, 2019. Showtime is 9:00 pm. Tickets are $ 28.00 - $ 48.00. For something a little more musical, you may want to take in The Sound of Music at Circus Maximus Theater – Caesars in Atlantic City. Performances April 19 through April 21. The beloved musical story of Maria and the von Trapp Family will once again thrill audiences with its Tony®, Grammy® and Academy Award® winning Best Score, including “My Favorite Things,” “Edelweiss” and the title song. Don't miss out on this extraordinary experience! Check for showtimes. Tickets are $ 48.00 - $ 68.00.
If you have a spectacular Easter bonnet or a need to get your bunny on this weekend, then we have the events for you. For everyone that celebrates Easter there are a ton of events for the whole family all along the shore.
Here are a few events where the big furry guy or gal will help you do just that. The Annual Easter Promenade in Seaside Heights is Sunday, April 21. The always-popular Seaside Heights Easter Promenade features contests and prizes (cash and bicycles) for the "best dressed" plus family entertainment following the contest. Easter weekend also marks the “opening” of your Seaside Heights 2019 season fun. Discounted tickets for Breakwater Beach and Casino Pier are now available.
Also happening in Seaside is Mermaid Princess and Mr. & Mrs. Mouse at Casino Pier. Come out and enjoy Easter weekend with Mermaid Princess to launch the opening of the new Mermaid Parade ride coming to the pier this spring.
Sat, April 20, 2019 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm.
The City of Asbury Park presents the 84th Annual Easter Pageant Parade on Sunday, April 21 at 1 pm at the Paramount Theater, with trophies, prizes, and gift certificates for the best dressed in the categories: men, women, boys, girls, families, and unusual bonnets.
Adults, you may want to head to the Asbury Hotel on Easter Sunday for a beautiful brunch spread. In addition to their standard brunch provisions, this buffet will include a made-to-order Omelette Station as well as two create-your-own drink bars - Mimosas and Bloody Mary’s. We probably only need to mention the Mimosas and Bloody Mary’s, but you’ve got to eat too…
The Easter Bunny, himself will be making a special appearance at 1 pm followed by an Easter Egg Hunt in the Soundbooth at 1:30 pm. Prizes included! Hop on over and spend the day sipping a cup of freshly brewed coffee with family and friends. Seating’s for brunch are at 11:30 am and 12:15 pm.
In the mood for an egg hunt? The entire shore is going to be littered with colorful little eggs. How about the Easter Egg Hunt and Festival at Allaire Village in Farmingdale? More than 15,000 eggs await kids at this annual Easter egg hunt. The hunt takes place every 15 minutes and grouped by age. Sat, April 20, 2019 from 11:00 am to 4:00 pm.
Easter at the Pier in Long Branch – This is a free event to celebrate Easter at Pier Village with an Easter Bunny meet-and-greet, entertainment, amusements, an Easter bonnet parade, races, contests, egg hunt, and much more. Sat, April 20, 2019 from 12:00 am to 4:00 pm.
Morey's Piers Easter Celebration in Wildwood. Morey's Piers is hopping with Easter Sunday celebrations and activities that include pictures with the Easter Bunny, an Easter egg contest, a balloon artist, and strolling entertainment. Kids 12 and under, Sun April 21, 2019, 11:00 am to 5:00 pm. This event is free. Show off your Easter finest because the City of Cape May, the Chamber of Commerce of Greater Cape May along with the Small Businesses of the Washington Street Mall will be sponsoring the Annual Easter Fashion Stroll on Sun, April 21, 2019. The stroll will take place at the Washington Street Mall in Cape May. Enjoy your weekend at the Jersey Shore! Next time, planning your 2019 Memorial Day weekend at the shore, the Asbury Music + Film Festival, the Allaire BBQ & Brew Fest and more. Visit JerseyShoreVibe for Everything Jersey Shore!