Manasquan Beach Improvement Association


​Jan  16    LADACIN Polar Bear Plunge at Main Beach 12:30 p.m.

Feb  13   Valentine Plunge to benefit ALS - Main Beach noon.
        20    Mid Winter Beach Run/Walk - First Ave and Brielle Rd. 11 a.m.

Mar  07    Elks John Sentner Memorial Plunge - Main Beach noon

Apr  30    Semi-annual beach clean-up sponsored by Manasquan Environmental Commission Main Beach 9 a.m. - noon

May   7     Mom's Day Run 9 a.m. - noon
May 22     Taste of Manasquan to sample Manasquan finest cuisine noon - 4 p.m. (Tickets Required)
May 26     Celebrate Beach Opening - Cocktail Party at Leggett's 6 p.m.     
May 28     Beach open weekends & holidays (badges required)
May 28     Memorial Day Celebration. Band Concert by "9-South" at Main Beach 7:30 p.m. followed by Fireworks  (Rain date 5/29)

Jun  18     Beach open everyday through Labor Day
Jun  18     MBIA Annual Membership Meeting 9 a.m. First Aid Squad Building, Broad Street 
Jun  21     Independence Row from Sea Watch to Stockton Lake 6 p.m
Jun  27     Manasquan Beach Ocean Rescue Junior Lifeguard Program through 7/29. (See Borough website under Junior Guard)
Jun  27     Manasquan Recreation - Surfing Lessons as well as "Boot Camp" and Yoga (See Borough website under Manasquan Recreation)

Jul     1     Gala Fourth of July Celebration:  
                    Bicycle decorating contest at Little League Field 5:15 p.m.
                    Parade begins at Life Saving Station 6:30 p.m.
                    Band Concert by "Billy Lawlor" 7:30 p.m. followed by fireworks (Main Beach)  (Rain date 7/2)
Jul     7     Band Concert "Hillcrest Band" Main Beach 7:30 p.m.
Jul     9     Wiffleboard Tournament - Manasquan Beach
Jul   10     Wiffleboard Tournament concludes
Jul   14     Band Concert "Enjoy" Main Beach 7:30 p.m.
Jul   17     Manasquan One Mile Ocean Swim 8 a.m. to benefit the MHS Swim Team.  (Sign-up at Ocean Ave at 6 a.m.)
Jul   19     Inlet Celebration. Manasquan Inlet 5:30 - 9 p.m. with food, arts & crafts, car show and band "Rock N'Rhythm" (Rain Date 7/20)
Jul   21     Band Concert "Willie Lynch" Main Beach 7:30 p.m.
Jul   23     Manasquan Fun Time Kayak/Paddleboard/Canoe Race: Axel B. Carlson Park 10 a.m., Registration 9 a.m. (Rain Date 7/24)
Jul   26     Manasquan Volunteer Engine Co. #2 Fireman's Fair Mallard Park 6 - 11 p.m. 
Jul   28     Manasquan Junior Lifeguard Tournament Main Beach 9 a.m.
Jul   30     Manasquan Volunteer Engine Co. #2 Fireman's Fair closes 

Aug   4     Band Concert "Kootz" Main Beach 7:30 p.m.
Aug   8     Manasquan Lifeguard Relays Main Beach 6 p.m.
Aug   9     Manasquan "Elks Day at the Beach" Elks Beach, Ocean Ave. For information call 732-223-2534
Aug  11    Band Concert "Reggae Plus" Main Beach 7:30 p.m. 
Aug  13    Big Sea Day (Rain date 8/14).  Times are tentative
                    Surfing & Boogie Board Contest - Inlet Beach 7 a.m.
                    Fishing Contest - Inlet 8 a.m.
                    Beach Games - Riddle Way Beach 10 a.m.
                    Kids Tattoos (children 12 and under) sponsored by the MBIA at Walkway south of Main St. 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
                    Art Exhibit - Walkway north of Main St. 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
                    Sandcastle Building Contest - Riddle Way Beach - 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.    
Aug 18     Band Concert "Don't Know Jack" Main Beach 7:30 p.m.
Aug 25     Band Concert TBA (Rain Date)
Aug 27    Join us for the Carpenters Tribute at the Algonquin Arts Theatre @ 8 p.m.  Wine, beer and hors d'oeuvres will be served for                      MBIA  members from 6 - 7:30 p.m. in the Algonquin's Dance Studio.  Tickets purchased in advance are required.

Sep   3     Labor Day Celebration.  Concert by "Retro Kings" beginning 7:30 p.m. followed by fireworks (Main Beach) (Rain date 9/4)
Sep 17     Manasquan Board Riders Classic Longboard Surfing Contest Inlet Beach (Storm date 9/18)
Sep 24     Manasquan Fall Arts and Crafts Festival Squan Plaza noon - 4 p.m. (Rain Date 9/25)

Oct    9    Manasquan Wine and Food Festival Squan Plaza noon - 4 p.m.
Oct  22    Semi-annual beach clean-up sponsored by Manasquan Environmental Commission Main Beach 9 a.m. - noon

Nov 19     Annual Turkey Run.  Five mile run and one mile fun run starting at Little League Field

Dec   2     Annual Christmas Tree Lighting and Candy Cane Hunt Squan Plaza 6 p.m. (Rain date 12/9)



                                    Please consult the Manasquan Tourism Commission's Calendar for Event Sponsors



 
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MBIA Trustees at Big Sea Day.  John O'Grady, Bette Worth, Janice Gaswind, Carol Hoblitzell (clockwise from upper left)


2016 Beach Calendar