Oct 11, 2018

Special Events for October 2018

Special Events October 2018 Monmouth County NJ The Journal

SATURDAY, OCT. 6, 11 AM

Volleyball Benefit Tournament

DRIFTWOOD CABANA CLUB

1485 OCEAN AVE., SEA BRIGHT

Driftwood Cabana Club will host its annual Beach Volleyball Tournament to benefit CPC Behavioral Healthcare’s Addiction Recovery Program. (The program provides life-saving kits of overdose-reversing Narcan along with medication assisted treatment for teenagers and young adults seeking to recover from heroin or opiate addiction.) The Tiki Bar will be open for food and drinks. The event is free for spectators. For more information, contact 731-935-2222 or visit cpcbehavioral.org/volleyball.

 

THURSDAY, OCT. 11, 7:30 PM

Phil Keaggy Live at Tower Hill Church

TOWER HILL CHURCH

255 HARDING ROAD, RED BANK

Phil Keaggy has won multiple Christian music Dove awards, and for three years in a row was voted one of the top fingerstyle guitarists by Guitar Player Magazine readersTickets: $30 for VIP premium seating; $20 for general admission. For details or to purchase tickets, visit towerhillchurch.org/events. Doors open at 7 pm; concert begins 7:30 pm. Tickets can also be purchased at the door. General admission: $25 at the door and VIP Premium tickets will be $35, if available.

 

FRIDAY, OCT. 12, 7 PM

Wish for a Cure Gala

OCEAN PLACE RESORT & SPA

1 OCEAN BLVD., LONG BRANCH

The event, hosted by Infinite Love for Kids Fighting Cancer, will include drinks, dinner and a basket raffle with all proceeds going to assist with research grants. Tickets: $150. For more information, visit facebook.com/events/1015729875266947/.

 

SUNDAY, OCT. 14, 1 PM

Family Fall Festival

SCOTHIGH FARM

142 BINGHAM AVE., RUMSON

The VNA of Central Jersey Children’s Auxiliary will host its annual Family Fall Fest, featuring pumpkin picking, a petting zoo, pony rides, arts and crafts, live music, food, refreshments, and much more. Proceeds will benefit the Children and Family Institute of the Visiting Nurse Association. Family admission is $150. Rain date is Oct. 21. For more information and registration, contact 732-224-6780 or visit vnahg.org/special-events.

 

SUNDAY, OCT. 14, 9 AM CHECK-IN

FARE Food Allergy Heroes Walk

GREAT LAWN PAVILION

28 McKINLEY ST., LONG BRANCH

The Food Allergy Heroes Walk is a celebration of everyday heroes whose dedication helps keep 15 million Americans with food allergies safe. This year, walks in 40 cities will raise much-needed funds to advance FARE’s (Food Allergy Research & Education) mission to improve the quality of life and health of individuals with food allergies and provide hope through the promise of new treatments. Walk starts at 10:30 am. For more information or registration, visit fare.foodallergy.org.

 

FRIDAY, OCT. 19, 7 PM

Party for Parker Homestead

LITTLE SILVER

Attendees will be invited to one of six local homes in Little Silver where they will enjoy drinks, food and share the spirit of coming together to help their community. Ticket prices begin at $100 per person and sponsorship is available. For more information, visit parkerhomestead-1665.org.

After purchasing a ticket to this event, the ticket holder will be sent an invitation with the name and address of their host for the evening, one week prior to the event. Ticket sales will close on Friday, Oct. 12.

 

SUNDAY, OCT. 21

Red Bank CROP Hunger Walk

RED BANK REGIONAL HIGH SCHOOL

101 RIDGE ROAD, LITTLE SILVER

Registration 1 pm; walk start 2 pm (rain or shine)

Red Bank CROP Walkers have always used their hearts and “soles” to raise funds to help hungry neighbors near and far. Walk with your friends, make new friends, enjoy the walk knowing you are helping neighbors in need achieve a better life today and hope for the future. For more information, visit redbankcropwalk.com.

 

 

TUESDAY, OCT. 30, 7 PM

Spooky Tales/Ghosts of Historic Fort Hancock

SANDY HOOK BUILDING 18, LITTORAL SOCIETY HEADQUARTERS

GATEWAY NRA, HIGHLANDS, NJ

Get into the Halloween spirit on this moonlight walk around Historic Fort Hancock where ghosts have been known to linger. Cider and fall snacks will be provided. Bring flashlights. Fee: $5 per person. For more information and to make reservations, call the American Littoral Society at 732-291-0055.

 

SAVE THE DATE

SATURDAY, NOV. 3, 9:30 AM

Beauty and the Beach Run

1 OCEAN BLVD., LONG BRANCH

The Beauty and the Beach Run is celebrating its 10th year anniversary. The five-mile race was designed by women for woman, to raise funds for at-risk disadvantaged children served by Aslan Youth Ministries. Sponsorship opportunities are available. For more information, visit beautyandthebeachrun.org.

 

FRIDAY, NOV. 9

A Toast to Children’s Health

THE RIVERHOUSE, RUMSON COUNTRY CLUB

163 RUMSON ROAD, RUMSON

An Evening of Art and Wine will raise funds to benefit the Unterberg Children’s Hospital at Monmouth Medical Center. For more information, visit RWJBH.org/toast.