After two years of digital gathering, the New Jersey Mates of Clearwater convey their mission of environmental activism again to the individuals this weekend.
The 47th annual New Jersey Clearwater Competition is going on Saturday and Sunday at Riverside Gardens Park on the banks of the Navesink River in Pink Financial institution.
The free competition runs from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday, 11 a.m. to five p.m. Sunday. There will likely be two levels of music, free sailboat rides, academic and informational alternatives, and a youngsters’s space.
Featured artists will embrace space rock band Goldenseal, and the scholars of the Lakehouse Music Academy of Asbury Park. There additionally will likely be units from acts together with The Wag, Spook Helpful, Donna and Rick Nestler, Poppa John Bug, Tyler Eats World, the Strazzcasters, Arlan Feiles, Corvid Corpus, Amanda Duncan and Danny Adler – along with performers on the acoustic Circle of Tune stage.
Riverside Gardens Park is on West Entrance Avenue. For extra data and a full schedule of performers, go to njclearwater.org/competition.html.
The Weeklings play The Beatles at Bell Works
Native legends will likely be enjoying rock ’n’ roll classics at a historic spot in Central Jersey.
The Weeklings – a Jersey basic rock supergroup that includes Glen Burtnik, Bob Burger, John Merjave and Joe Bellia – pay tribute to The Beatles with a efficiency on the outside deck of Bell Works in Holmdel at 7 p.m. Sunday.
Cocktails will likely be accessible for buy, and in case of rain the present strikes inside to the atrium.
Bell Works is at 101 Crawfords Nook Street. Tickets are $38 upfront, $45 on the door. To order, name 732-531-9106, ext. 14, or go to www.axelrodartscenter.com.
Crossing Borders at Two River
The Crossing Borders (Cruzando Fronteras) Competition, showcasing new performs by Latinx playwrights, returns to the Joan and Robert Rechnitz Theater of the Two River Theater in Pink Financial institution Thursday by way of Sunday.
Following a 6 p.m. Wednesday kick-off occasion with reside music and meals at Johnny Jazz Park in Pink Financial institution, the competition will characteristic 4 new performs introduced underneath the curation of José Zayas.
Readings embrace “Trilogy” by Matt Barbot and directed by Zayas, 7 p.m. Thursday; “A Skeptic and a Bruja” by Rosa Fernandez and directed by Cat Rodriguez, 7 p.m. Friday; “December” by Marisela Treviño Orta and directed by Lisa Rothe, 3 p.m. Saturday; and “The Play You Need” by Bernardo Cubria and directed by Zayaz, 3 p.m. Sunday.
Moreover, there will likely be a live performance by Alea that includes Franco Pinna and Sinuhé Padilla at 8 p.m. Saturday.
Two River Theater is at 21 Bridge Ave.; to register at no cost tickets and for extra data, go to tworivertheater.org/whats-on/crossing-borders-2022.
Supply Brewing celebrates third anniversary with particular releases
Colts Neck farmhouse brewery Supply Brewing is celebrating its third anniversary with a sequence of particular releases this weekend.
Supply is dropping barrel-aged variations of a few of its hit stouts, together with Fats Elvis, its 13% ABV imperial pastry stout conditioned on peanut butter, banana and vanilla, aged in Basil Hayden bourbon barrels.
Fellow choices embrace different 13% ABV imperial pastry stouts aged in bourbon barrels: Watts for Breakfast, conditioned on blueberries, bourbon barrel-aged maple syrup and vanilla; and Funtella, brewed with milk sugar and conditioned on chocolate, hazelnut and vanilla.
As a part of the anniversary festivities, Supply additionally will launch Supply Jams, a 8.5% double dry-hopped Imperial India Pale Ale that’s a collaborative effort with Brix Metropolis Brewing of Little Ferry. This weekend’s releases additionally embrace Czech-Mate, a 4.2% ABV Czech-style premium pale lager, in addition to the ten% ABV triple dry-hopped triple IPA Triplicity and Birthday Cake – 3 Years, an 8% ABV imperial pastry candy tart ale brewed with milk sugar and conditioned on strawberries, chocolate and vanilla.
The brewery’s anniversary releases will likely be accessible for buy by way of Beer Broadcast beginning 9 a.m. Friday. All seven beers will solely be accessible on the brewery, and will likely be on faucet within the Supply tasting room beginning Friday.
Supply Brewing is at 300 Route 34. Extra data is at sourcebrewing.com.
Steve Forbert on the Surprise Bar
“Romeo’s Tune” rocker and Jersey Shore favourite Steve Forbert returns to Asbury Park to headline storied hotspot the Surprise Bar at 8 p.m. Friday.
Forbert, who chronicled his life’s story within the 2018 memoir “Huge Metropolis Cat: My Life in People Rock,” is touring in assist of his newest LP, “Shifting Via America.”
He’ll be backed by the New Renditions on the Surprise Bar, with a supporting set from Bob Burger and John Merjave of the Weeklings.
The Surprise Bar is at Fifth and Ocean avenues. Tickets are $32 upfront, $37 on the door. Extra data is at wonderbarasburypark.com/calendar.
‘The Hummingbirds’ at NJ Rep
The American premiere of “The Hummingbirds: A Comedy of Menace” by Garret Jon Groenveld begins Thursday at New Jersey Repertory Firm, 179 Broadway in Lengthy Department.
Billed as a “comedy of menace,” the present performs Thursdays to Sundays, by way of Aug. 28.
It’s a “comic-drama set sooner or later, which can be nearer than you assume,” organizers say.
“Been unemployed too lengthy? Welcome to room 347, a really particular department of the Unemployment Bureau. Right here you may be positioned in a job that doesn’t pay sufficient, or a job that is perhaps unsafe, or one that’s unsavory. However, you’ll have to do it.”
For tickets, name 732-229-3166 or go to njrep.org.
Indian Avenue Meals Fest at Bombay River
Bombay River, 90 Broad St. in Pink Financial institution, will current Indian Avenue Meals Week by way of Aug. 12, which is dine-in solely Tuesdays by way of Fridays.
Friends will have the ability to expertise a number of the hottest avenue meals and snacks from totally different areas of India, like Banras ki Pani Poori (semolina puffs, full of a mix of spicy flavored water, tamarind, potato and black chickpeas. Different alternatives embrace Bombay Masala fries (fries with chat masala and pink chili powder) and Hydrabadi Pepper Hen (crispy hen, onions, bell peppers, black pepper, pink chili, garlic and mustard seeds).
For extra data, name 732-530-1598 or go to bombayriver.com.
Manahopkin in Manahawkin
Stafford Township will as soon as once more host the annual Manahopkin Craft Beer & Music Competition from midday to 9 p.m. Saturday at Manahawkin Lake Park.
The competition will characteristic beers from breweries like thirteenth Baby Brewery from Williamstown, Toms River Brewing, Icarus Brewing in Lakewood, and plenty of extra. Meals alternatives will embrace distributors like FitChicks, Matty G Canine, and Twisted Steaks; whereas reside bands like Cosmic Jerry Band that includes Ty Mares, and Chevy Lopez will present leisure.
Advance tickets can be found on-line for $35.
Manahawkin Lake Park is at 86 N. Fundamental St. Extra data is at manahopkin.com.
Assist Lunch Break on the BlueClaws
Baseball followers can assist the nice work being executed by Pink Financial institution-based nonprofit Lunch Break, which works to assist these in want in Monmouth County and past.
Native minor league baseball crew the Jersey Shore BlueClaws will tackle the Hudson Valley Renegades at ShoreTown Ballpark in Lakewood at 7 p.m. Saturday, and tickets benefiting Lunch Break are actually accessible for $15 every, $30 for 2 or $135 for 10.
To order, contact Colin Kilbourne of Lunch break at [email protected] or 732- 747-8507, ext. 3106.
Gabriela Laracca and Ilana Keller contributed to this story.