Six Flags Great Adventure in Jackson NJ will debut its biggest and scariest Fright Fest in park history in 2018. The Northeast’s Largest Halloween party runs weekends and select days September 15 through October 31 featuring more than 25 Halloween-themed shows and attractions, including the terrifying Hell Fest maze, newly-themed haunted houses, a heart-pounding new show, and the 20th season of the iconic, live, stage spectacular – Dead Man’s Party.
This fall Oktoberfest takes over Morey’s Piers in Wildwood with three consecutive weekends of German-themed revelry, live entertainment, a kids “Rootbier Garten” activity area and much more. On Friday, September 21, 2018 at 5:00pm the annual festivities kick-off with a ceremonial keg tapping of Warsteiner beer, live entertainment from Late Last Night, and the Morey family clad in lederhosen. Special guest Helmut Fricker, a German yodeler and alphorn player, will also be joining the opening weekend festivities.
Six Flags Great Adventure in Jackson, NJ lights up the nights to magically transform into a winter wonderland for Holiday in the Park weekends and select days November 18, 2017 through January 1, 2018. More than a million glittering lights, dazzling holiday entertainment, delicious seasonal treats, Santa’s village and many of the park’s most popular rides provide the perfect setting for memorable holiday moments at Six Flags Great Adventure this winter.
Morey’s Piers & Beachfront Water Parks located on the boardwalk of the Wildwoods, NJ is debuting two new family-friendly events to its summer-long calendar. First up is the new Arts & Music Festival premiering over Father’s Day weekend on Adventure Pier from Saturday, June 17 through Sunday, June 18, 2017.
This weekend, May 19-21, 2017, Point Pleasant Beach hosts the very exciting powerboat offshore Grand Prix, with the main race on Sunday at 1:45pm. We spoke to one of the favorites, Serafino Cazanni who’s the throttle man of Alex and Ani, about his rivalry with Miss Geico Racing, his plans for the weekend, and what his job is once the race starts.
Love is in the air as Six Flags will attempt to break the Guinness World Records title for most couples kissing under the mistletoe. This national event across seven Six Flags theme parks will take place December 10, 2016 at 5 pm ET. Guests can participate locally at Six Flags Great Adventure’s second-annual Holiday in the Park, which is currently running weekends and select days through Jan. 2, 2017.
The summer may be over, but Pier Village, Long Branch’s premium oceanfront development, continues the fun with the second annual edition of the PierFest. The outdoor festival will take place at Festival Plaza and throughout Pier Village on Saturday, October 15, between 12-4pm. It will feature fun for all ages, with sidewalk sales, live music, vendors, crafters, kids’ activities and more. Pier Fest is rain or shine and free to the public.