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     2     Gala Fourth of July Celebration (Rescheduled from 7/1 due to forecast:  
                    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.  Members $40 & non-members $50. 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


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

2016 Beach Calendar