Friday, May 27th
Seaside Heights launches into Memorial Day Weekend with free concert performance of Bret Michaels on the beach. The vibrant performance exceeded over 1,000 attendants.
The Goo Goo Dolls helped kick of the weekend in Point Pleasant with their performance on the beach for the 95.5 PLJ Summer Kick-Off at Jenkinsons Event
Thanks to WPLJ & Jenkinsons Pavillion for hosting a great party this AM! pic.twitter.com/EcvDaNvxCy
— Goo Goo Dolls (@googoodolls) May 27, 2016
Chris Christie enjoyed a walk on Point Pleasant and Seaside Heights boardwalks. The New Jersey Governor celebrated the holiday weekend by taking pictures with citizens and taking part in some of the boardwalk games.
5,000 beach balls glided around Atlantic City Boardwalk in celebration of the start of summer
Saturday, May 28th
The Jersey Shore Food Truck Festival at Monmouth Park consisted of approximately 50 food trucks offering a variety of options for all attending. Some of the selections included pizza, cheesesteaks, hot dogs and sausage. For dessert, attendees enjoyed Coldstone Creamery, cheesecake and Italian ice.
Sunday, May 29th
The sky burst with radiant soaring kites for Wildwoods International Kite Festival, featuring competitions, kite auctions, and kite exhibits
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The Seaport Craft Show in Highlands, NJ in which distinctive crafts and jewelry were put on display and purchased.
Monday, May 30th
The Turtle Back Zoo celebrates the beginning of summer with the grand opening of their butterfly exhibit.