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Schedule of Events for 2017

Saturday, April 8th -  Annual Easter Egg Hunt 1 pm at the Newark Avenue Beach *Rain date is Saturday, April 15th*

Saturday, April 15th - Doggy Easter Egg Hunt 1-2 pm at Riley Park (Main Street)

Saturday, May 6th - BBFD Ladies Auxiliary Town Garage Sale -Rain Date 5/7/17

Saturday, May 20th - "Taste of Bradley" , Riley Park (11:30 am- 3:00 pm)  Restaurant & Shopping Tour of Bradley Beach, Experience Tastings, Sales, Specials & Samplings from local establishments throughout Bradley Beach with purchase of a wristband available at Borough Hall and Eventbrite.com

Saturday, May 27th thru May 29th - Memorial Day Event beachfront

Monday, May 29th- Memorial Day service at Riley Park

Summer Beachfront Entertainment at Fifth Avenue Gazebo

starting at 7:00 pm  (Free of charge)

Monday - "Opera by the Sea"  August 7th, 14th, 21st & 28th

Tuesday - "Line Dancing" June 27th, July 11th & 25th August 8th & 22nd

Wednesday - "Tango Lessons" (free of charge) May 24th & 31st every Wednesday in June, July & August, September 6th & 13th

Friday "Family DJ Dancing" - June 30th, July 14th & 28th, August 11th & 25th


"BRADLEY FRESH" , Farmers Market & Local Artisan Goods

June, July & August at Riley Park 5pm - 9 pm

Tuesday, June 20th Junior Lifeguard Program begins at 9:30 am at the Second Avenue Beach - Please see Beach Department-Junior Lifeguards for info and application

Saturday, June 24th and Sunday June 25th – Bradley Beach Chamber of Commerce Annual Lobster Fest at the Fifth Avenue Gazebo on Ocean Avenue 11am until 9PM 

Saturday, July 1st - The Jack Wright Ocean Mile Swim - 9:30 am - Kent Avenue Beach

Saturday, July 1st - "Free Summer Concert" at Riley Park 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Monday, July 3rd – Fireworks Display starting at 9:00 pm at the Beachfront rain date Saturday, July 8th

Friday & Saturday, July 21st & 22nd "Shakespeare" performances by the Bradley Beach Arts Council (Free of charge)  at the Fifth Avenue Gazebo *rain date July 23rd*

Saturday, July 29th - "Bradley Beach Pirate Day" – Celebrate Bradley Beach Day with Town-wide Pirate-Themed Events!  Local Business specials, look for Pirate-dressed individuals throughout town, & daytime Kids Treasure hunt for Captain William Kids Buried treasure at the Bradley Beach Library at 11:00 am . Free-to-all, Evening events in Riley Park from 5-9:30pm include: Pirate Performances By the Sea Dogs, Valhalla's Pirates, live Reggae Band, “The Verdict”, and vendors! Riley Park  (*rain date Sat. Aug 5th)

Saturday, August 19th - Bradley Beach 5K - Start at Ocean & Fifth Avenue Register on line http://www.eliteracingsystems.com/  or click here

Saturday, August  19th “Spicy Saturday”  at Riley Park 5:00 - 9:00 pm  (Salsa Tasting Contest,  local restaurants compete to win the prized 2017 “Bradley Beach Golden Pepper Trophy”, 5-7pm) & Enjoy vendors and live Latin music featuring Cumbia, Bachata & Merengue all evening long.  Free of charge *rain date Sat. Aug. 26th*

Saturday, Sept. 16th “Bradley Beach Car Show”, on Ocean Avenue Beachfront 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm  Family Friendly, featuring beautiful Cars & Motorcycles, Vendors, Food & Amenities, Live Music, Playground & An Ocean View!  Free of charge (*rain date Sun. Sept.17th) Vehicle Participants, $15 pre-registration, Contact Meredith 347.528.5342 / VintageVarietyShop@Yahoo.com)

Saturday, Oct. 21st “Howl-O-Ween Dog Festival & Pooch Parade”, at Riley Park 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm *rain date Sun. Oct. 22th* Live Music at  featuring the Tom Petty tribute band, Damn the Torpedoes!  Join the pooch parade at 2:00 pm , Canine costume contest and talent show. Win big prizes from local establishments!

Annual Choose Your Cover Skin Cancer Screening at the Brinley Avenue Boardwalk

Recreation Department Annual Wiffle Ball Tournament 

 National Night Out at the Bradley Beach Firehouse, 815 Main Street

  Bradley Beach Fire Department Fire Prevention Open House


 Make a Difference Day

Saturday, November 11th- Annual Veteran's Day Service in Riley Park 11am

Friday, November 24th-
Annual Bonfire at Beachfront 6:00 pm (Rain date Dec 2nd)

Sunday, November 26th – Annual Tree Lighting 4pm in Riley Park Refreshments & Entertainment and Santa Claus arrives at 5pm

Annual Menorah Lighting 
in Riley Park at Dusk





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