PHOTO: Keyport Spanish American Festival is August 9 at Beach Park. (facebook image)
The best of summer is on its way
FREEHOLD, NJ – Warm summer nights under the stars, with music flowing and movies showing is the highlight of August in Monmouth County. After all the festivals, fairs and celebrations in the early summer, August is a great month to wind down and take pleasure in the simple joys of life.
Summer on the New Jersey shore means warm weather, good music, award-winning theatre and weekly farm markets filled with Jersey Fresh produce.
Free, outdoor summer music series are widespread this month as local artists showcase their talent and get you movin’! Spend Sunday, Aug. 3 in Long Branch for jazz and blues at West End Park. On Wednesdays, visit the Gateway National Recreation Area in Sandy Hook for music on the beach or Downtown Freehold for the popular Freehold Idol.Read more...