2015 Events in Downtown Red Bank
Fitness in the Park
Fitness in the Park series returns Wednesday, May 13th. Yoga class begins at 6:00 p.m. in Riverside Gardens Park. Free fitness classes for those who live and work in Red Bank, to be held on Wednesdays, starting May 13th through September 30th from 6:00 - 7:00 p.m. Weekly classes include either, Yoga, Zumba and Pilates. Please bring a towel or mat for Yoga & Pilates. Classes are being provided by the YMCA in partnership with the Mayor's Wellness Campaign and the Department of Parks & Recreation. In case of inclement weather, please call the Y at 732-741-2504, ext. 210 for possible cancellations.
Red Bank Farmers Market
Every Sunday from May 10 through November 22 in the Galleria parking lot, Bridge Avenue & West Front Street, 9:00am - 2:00pm. Organized and managed by The Galleria Red Bank.
Red Bank Dog Days
June, July & August
June 16 - 6:00-9:00pm
July 21 - 6:00-9:00pm
August 18 - 6:00-9:00pm
Dog Days return this summer with more fun and special guests planned! Monmouth Street will be closed to traffic from 6 to 9pm to accommodate dozens of vendors featuring diverse products and services for dogs and dog owners including pet treats, dog bandanas and clothing, toys, collars, leashes, jewelry, artwork and more. Pet rescues and charities will also be on site to promote pet adoptions and awareness of their cause including the ASPCA, Humane Society, Save US Pets, Paws for a Cause and Home Free Animal Rescue.
Live entertainment and street artists on the sidewalks of Red Bank on Saturday evenings from 6:00pm - 9:00pm. Dates: June 6, 13, 20, 27 July 4, 11, 18, 25 August 1, 8, 15, 22, 29
Summer Movie Series Red Bank
Join us at scenic Riverside Gardens Park on West Front Street in Red Bank for more outdoor movie fun every Tuesday evening in July and August. Movies always begin after sunset. PLEASE bring canned goods for our nightly food drive!
7/7 Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory (original)
7/28 Better Off Dead
8/4 The Avengers
8/11 The Book Of Life
8/18 Penguins of Madagascar
8/25 Big Hero 6
Food & Wine Walk
Participants purchase a wristband and spend the afternoon strolling through town sampling food and/or wine samples at participating restaurants and eateries.
Sidewalk Sale/Celebrate Red Bank
Tremendous sales, fun, food & promotions throughout the business district.
6th Annual Red Bank Guinness Oyster Festival
RiverCenter foresees using the same event model as last year. The time for the event would be 12pm to 7pm. White Street would be closed from English Plaza to Maple Avenue on the day of the event from 8am to 7pm.
Girls Night Out
Specials and discounts for ladies at participating restaurants, bars and shops. Gift bags and giveaways. Hours will be 5:00 - 9:00 PM.
22nd Holiday ExpressConcert/Red Bank
Town Lighting & Santa Express
Santa Express Train from Little Silver to Red Bank, Parade from Red Bank Train Station down Monmouth Street to Holiday Express concert on Broad Street for annual Town Lighting, Holiday Express concert begins at 7:00pm. Canal Street will be closed from Clay to Broad from 1:00pm until the end of the concert. Broad Street will be closed from Peter's Place to Monmouth Street from 4:00pm through end of concert. Monmouth Street briefly closes for the parade.
12 Days of Christmas Scavenger Hunt
Hunt for an item from the 12 Days of Christmas hidden in store windows at participating businesses in the Red Bank Business District.
Holiday Horse & Carriage Rides
Classic Horse & Carriage rides through the business district on Saturdays, 1:00pm - 5:00pm. Two locations: 26 Broad Street (The Robinson Ale House) and 11 Bridge Avenue (Danny's Steakhouse).
Musical entertainment on the sidewalk on Saturdays, from 12:00pm - 3:00pm at various locations in the Red Bank Business District.
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The Red Bank Rivercenter
RiverCenter is a people based organization built upon the individual passions and desires of the organization's membership. This same group of stakeholders pays the assessment to fund the downtown's revitalization. From this membership, leaders are elected to represent and oversee RiverCenter's direction. People get involved and team together to set the course for the district.
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The Jersey Shore
New Jersey's Monmouth & Ocean Counties are packed with activities to keep you and your family busy until swimsuit weather returns. The Jersey Shore offers music that moves you, plays that inspire you, historic sites that engage you, shopping that renews you, weekend retreats that soothe you, spas that restore you, dining spots that delight you, recreation that invigorates you and attractions that thrill you.
The Count Basie Theatre
The Count Basie Theatre, a 1926 historic theatre, is located in the heart of downtown Red Bank, New Jersey. Just minutes from the ocean, Red Bank is a beautiful and charming town built on the banks of the Navesink River. The Count Basie Theatre alone draws over 130,000 thousand people annually, in addition to the thousands who flock to Red Bank's annual film and music festivals. There are numerous art galleries, antique shops, retail stores, restaurants, and parks in this small hamlet on the Jersey Shore.
Two River Theater
Two River Theater produces great American theater created by award-winning artists. Join us in our state-of-the-art facility for a wide range of classics, new plays, and musicals! Two River Theater is easily accessible by car, train, or bus, with great restaurants, shopping and hotels within walking distance of the theater. Tickets start at just $20. For more information, visit tworivertheater.org or call 732.345.1400.
Monmouth County Arts Council
The Monmouth County Arts Council is a private, non-profit organization that is the official arts agency for Monmouth County. The council is an umbrella organization of more than 70 member groups, hundreds of individual and family members and a host of business arts partners.
Monmouth Conservatory of Music
MCM is the only not-for-profit music school (founded 1964) in Monmouth County offering the highest standards of music instruction in instruments and voice, student recitals, orchestra and small ensemble playing experience, music theory instruction, faculty and guest artist concert series, and much more!