Ocean County Events

From Jay and Linda Grunin Center for the Arts: Alexis Jessica Morrast began singing at the age of three. The youngest of six, this singer/songwriter is a 16-year-old phenom and native of Newark, now residing in Plainfield, New Jersey. She is not only a two-time Amateur Night Winner at The Apollo but also won “Showtime at the Apollo,” which aired on Fox TV and was hosted by Steve Harvey! Not to be complacent, she continued studying and working hard to become the recipient of the 2017 Hot House Magazine “Best Up and Coming Young Artist Award.” Main Stage, Adult $24 Senior $20 Jay and Linda Grunin Center for the Arts College Drive, Toms River, NJ 08754

From The Grenville Hotel & Restaurant: Easter Brunch Buffet at The Grenville Hotel & Restaurant $29.99 FOR ADULTS/ $19.99 FOR CHILDREN ( DOES NOT INCLUDE BEVERAGES, TAX OR GRATUITY) More information

From Island Heights Earth Day: We will have Eco Friendly Vendors and Stands with information about different topics related to green living and the environment. Also stop by and learn more about our community and volunteering opportunities! Get FREE seedlings of native shrubs in exchange of a bag of litter! We encourage volunteers to come for a Town-wide Cleanup, gardens and Bioswale maintenance, enjoy our town’s beautiful views while helping the environment. Bring your children to our Eco Crafting Stand and learn more about recycling and composting! More information

From 5th Annual Waretown Spring Wine Festival: Winter is over and this is the first wine festival of the season! Set in a beautiful park in Waretown you can experience 100+ wines, sample great food and lesiurely stroll through the park. There will bae a full range of crafters with everything ranging from clothing to jewelry to art to beef jerky … and more. The hours at noon to 5 pm, rain or shite, April 27-28, 2019. Tickets ae $20 if purchased by April 26, after that they are $30. There is a two-day ticket for $30 when pre-purchased or $40 on the day of the event. More information

From Six Flags: Autism Day at Six Flags Great Adventure in Jackson, New Jersey returns May 8, 2019 from 10:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. Custom Education Foundation, Gersh Academy, and their partners are heading to Six Flags Great Adventure for a sensory-friendly day where individuals of all ages on the autism spectrum, their educators, friends, and families can enjoy the day together. TICKETS BUY TICKETS NOW $39.99 + tax per person! NEW GROUP RATE: $36.99 + tax PLUS RECIEVE 1 FREE FOR EVERY 10 PURCHASED! ORDER FORM Get on the list email: njspecialevents@sixflags.com Custom Education transforming the park: Designated decompression areas, stocked with sensory-friendly items like iPads, will be set up throughout the park, available only on the event day. Adjustments to the lights and music making it friendlier for the day of the event* Meet your national & local autism community! Learn what support, resources and services are available to you and your family. In addition to Six Flags staff, a limited number of highly-trained special education staff from the Gersh Academy will be available throughout the park all day to assist families in whatever they may need. *Please note that while every attempt has been made to create a sensory-friendly environment, due […]