MIDDLETOWN, NJ - On Wednesday, April 25 from 5:30-9:00 p.m. the Friends of the Monmouth County Parks are raising a glass to toast Nature In Your Backyard a celebration of the Monmouth County Park System.

To be held at the Tatum Park Holland Activity Center, 204 Holland Road, Middletown, guests will enjoy hors d'oeuvres, light bites, premium wines, spirits, and craft beers while honoring New Jersey Natural Gas Company for their commitment to the Monmouth County community. Cost to attend this charity event is $75 per person.

Funds raised from this event will contribute to the nearly $60,000 of projects and programs that the Friends of the Parks commits to annually in support of the Monmouth County Park System.

For more information on this exciting event, including tickets and sponsorship opportunities, visit us at www.friendsofmonmouthcountyparks.org. For additional information on the Friends of the Monmouth County Parks, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, contact 732-975-9735.