Belmar’s Seafood Festival Comes Ashore May 18 -20

Belmar’s Seafood Festival promises exciting new activities and attractions for the whole family – live music, wine and craft beer tent, contests, kids’ activities, and of course the tastiest seafood around!

This rain-or-shine event takes place in Silver Lake Park, 5th and Ocean Ave. in Belmar (use 500 Ocean Ave., Belmar for a GPS address):

Friday,  May 18th, 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Saturday, May 19th, 11:00 am – 8:00 pm

Sunday, May 20th, 11:00 am – 6:00 pm

FREE ADMISSION  – Food and drink priced per menu item

The NJ Seafood Festival is not only a great place to eat, it’s a great place to shop. Lots and lots great craft vendors to choose from.

Local restaurants…

Mr. Shrimp Seafood Restaurant and Market
Klein’s Fish Market & Waterside Cafe
Jake’s Downtown
Ragin’ Cajun
Jack Baker’s Lobster Shanty – Point Pleasant Beach
Coney Waffle

Parking and Shuttles at the NJ Seafood Festival
Free parking at the Municipal parking lot at 5th and River Road and Dempsey Park on 16th Avenue.
Free shuttles will run through Belmar continuously from 11 am until 8 pm on Saturday and 11 am until 6 pm on Sunday, with stops at the Marina, the Belmar train station, delivering visitors to the end of Silver Lake at 5th Avenue (right next to the festival)

Entertainment Schedule
Friday May 18th
4:00-6:00PM Jam Room Band
6:00-8:00PM The Bandit’s

Saturday May 19th
Noon-1:30PM Shore Blue
2:30-4:30PM HOLME
5:30-7:30 R&B Express

Sunday May 20th
11:30AM-1:30PM Danny White Band
1:30-3:30PM The VooDudes
3:30-6:00PM The Blackberry Blues Band

Sorry no pets allowed – RAIN OR SHINE

Presented by the Belmar Tourism Commission

Sponsored by
Goofy Foot USA
NJ Lottery
Verizon Fios

Monmouth County Tourism
Wild Bills

Media Sponsors:
90.5 The Night
Thunder 106, 107.1 The Boss, B98.5
WRAT 95.9
Asbury Park Press

Presented by the Belmar Tourism Commission
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