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2014 Events in Downtown Red Bank

More Dates & Info Coming Soon!

Red Bank Rockin' Country Festival

1 Marine Park Red Bank
The first ever Red Bank Rockin' County Festival will please all ages with today's country rock, some local favorites and more! Headlining act - Nashville artist MAGGIE ROSE! Red Bank's finest restaurants will offer feasts for your senses and some extra special all-american fare. This event will be fun for the whole family and will include shopping vendors and fun activities for the kids. Keep checking back for more details! Presented by The Asbury Park Press and Miller Lite. One of the benefactors for this event will be the Red Bank Library Foundation.

Some of the outstanding music booked so far:
After the Reign
Scott DeCarlo
Ronnie Brandt & Freewheelin
Madeline Smith
Citizens Radio Band
And HOT Nashville artist - headliner MAGGIE ROSE - playing her radio hits and more!
More acts to be announced

3rd Annual International Food and Music Festival

April 27 - Rain Date May 4
This event would feature Red Bank restaurants and take place in the White Street parking lot on a Sunday afternoon. Now in it's third year based on last year's success. Wine and beer will be available.

Red Bank Farmers Market

Mid May - November 23
Every Sunday from May 6 through mid - November, in the Galleria parking lot, Bridge Avenue & West Front Street, 9:00am ? 2:00pm. Organized and managed by The Galleria Red Bank.

Annual Red Bank Town Wide Garage Sale

May 3rd - more info to come


Date: Friday, May 30, 5 PM - 10 PM
Saturday, May 31, 11 AM - 10 PM
Sunday, June 1, 11 M - 6 PM
Riverfest is a three-day event that offers visitors a taste of the best in food, music and family fun. Red Bank, considered the hippest town in the state of New Jersey by New Jersey Monthly Magazine, is home to Riverfest, New Jersey's largest food and musical that has free admission and attracts over 100,000 visitors. Additional attractions include a children's palace and river cruises to enjoy the scenic views of the Navesink River.

Red Bank Food & Wine Walks

July 20th, August 17th, September 21st and October 19th.


June through August
Live entertainment on the sidewalks of Red Bank on Saturday evenings; 6:00pm - 9:00pm (or as otherwise noted.) Dates: June 7, 14, 21, 28 July 5, 12, 19, 26, August 2, 9, 16, 23, 30. Additional Dates/Times: July 25, 26 & 27 (day/evening, weekend of Sidewalk Sale)

60h Annual Sidewalk Sale

July 25, 26 and 27
Sidewalk sale throughout the business district; we are seeking approval for the businesses to be able to put out tables and display merchandise in front of their stores for the weekend. We will be adding more street entertainment, promotions and live music. Friday & Saturday, 10:00am - 8:00pm; Sunday, 10:00am - 5:00pm.

Red Bank Street Fair

September 7

5th Annual Red Bank Guinness Oyster Festival

September 28 (Rain Date October 5)
RiverCenter foresees using the same exact 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. We would like to use Gold Street parking lot again for sponsor parking. We also request permission for our businesses to have one table in front of their businesses during the event and to put out lawn signs at certain traffic intersections in town.

Girls Night Out

October 16
Specials and discounts for ladies in participating restaurants, bars and shops. Gift bags and giveaways. Hours will be 5:00 - 9:00 PM.

20th Holiday Concert/Red Bank

November 28
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, 7:00pm.

12 Days of Christmas Scavenger Hunt

November 28 - December 12
Hunt for an item from the 12 Days of Christmas in store windows at participating businesses in the Red Bank Business District.

Holiday Open House

December 11
Stores open late with promotions, sales and refreshments. Barbizon holiday mannequins and strolling carolers.

Town Lighting & Santa Express

Dates Coming Soon

Holiday Horse & Carriage Rides

November 29 - December 27
Classic Horse & Carriage rides through the business district. Saturdays, 1:00pm ? 5:00pm. Two locations are 26 Broad Street (Murphy Style Grill) and Bridge Avenue (across from The Galleria) Dates: Nov. 29, Dec. 6, 13, 20, 27.

Holiday Harmonies

November 29 - December 27
Musical entertainment on Saturdays, from 12:00pm - 3:00pm, in the Red Bank Business District. Dates: Nov. 29; Dec. 6, 13, 20, 27.

Pictures with Santa

November 29 - December 28
Pictures with Santa on Saturdays & Sundays, from 12:00pm - 4:00pm, in The Galleria

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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 Company, under the leadership of Artistic Director John Dias, produces classics, contemporary plays and innovative education programs in a state-of-the-art theater complex that opened in 2005. Founded in 1994 by Joan and Dr. Robert M. Rechnitz, the company's first three seasons were produced on the campus of Monmouth University, where Dr. Rechnitz was a Professor of American Literature.

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!