Things To Do In August

The final month of the summer is jam packed with fun filled events for everyone in the family to enjoy at Jenkinson’s Boardwalk in Point Pleasant Beach! From concerts on the beach, live princess performance shows, animal educational shows, fireworks at dark, unlimited ride wristband promotions and more – there’s plenty to do for a memorable experience!

The Little Mermen

August 3, 7:00pm

The Little Mermen, NYC’s Premier Disney Cover Band, is coming to Jenkinson’s Boardwalk playing rock covers of all your favorite Disney tunes this summer on the beach! This concert is free to attend, and starts at 7pm at the Pavilion Beach Stage, located on the beach in front of the Aquarium. We recommend bringing beach chairs and a blanket to sit and enjoy the show! Stay around afterwards for our amazing fireworks display show on the beach starting at dark!

Oldies Nights – 95th Anniversary Concert Series

August 9, August 16, August 30, 6:00 – 7:00pm

August includes a total of three Oldies Night – 95th Anniversary Concert Series performances! This concert series, which was a new addition to our 2023 summer lineup, has been a hit so far! The Cameos – New Jersey’s Favorite Oldies Group, performs on August 9th. Stiletto & The Saxman are on August 16th, and the Jukebox Legends round out the concert series with our last performance of the year on August 30th. These hour-long concerts begin at 6pm and are at the South Beach Stage, which is located on the beach directly in front of the Ride Park. There will be a limited number of beach chairs provided, so please feel free to bring your own to sit in and watch the show. As always, our Oldies Nights are free and open to the public! Also, from 12pm – 5pm every Wednesday is our Grandparents Day promotion – where Grandparents can enjoy free rides and mini golf with a paying child admission!

Princess Palooza

August 13, 7:00pm

Your favorite live performance Princess show is back for the third time this summer on August 13th at 7pm! Featuring a number of princesses singing and dancing, our Princess Palooza is one of our most popular events throughout the summer! Princess Palooza takes place on the Pavilion Beach Stage, which is on the beach directly in front of the Aquarium.


Eye’s of the Wild Animal Show

August 17, 5:30pm, 6:15pm, 7:00pm

Fun, Comedy and Education collide in this program, featuring up close and personal encounters with some of our planet’s most fascinating creatures. The presentation is geared toward children and adults alike, so if you’re looking for something fun and unique to do with the family that also teaches respect for our environment and all of the creatures who live in it, this is the perfect event for you! Live shows are at 5:30pm, 6:15pm and 7pm on the Pavilion Beach Stage, located on the beach in front of the Aquarium. And as always, these shows are free to attend!


Hot Halloween

August 22 & 23, 3:00pm – 7:00pm

Dust off those costumes and celebrate our annual Hot Halloween on August 22nd and 23rd from 3-7pm each day! Events and activities include: Crafts and strolling entertainment, Creepy Crawlers at the Jenkinson’s Aquarium, Spooky Storytime, live performance Halloween shows on the beach, character appearances, and much more! Stay around afterwards on Tuesday night for our weekly Movie on the Beach – which will be Hocus Pocus!

Marvel Superhero Meet & Greet

August 24, 4:00pm – 9:00pm

From the pages of legendary comics to Jenkinson’s Boardwalk! Don’t miss the chance to meet your favorite Marvel Superheroes Spider-Man & Hulk on Thursday, August 24th from 4-9pm! Spider-Man will be on the South Beach Stage (located on the beach directly in front of the Ride Park) and the Hulk will be on the Pavilion Beach Stage (located on the beach in front of the Aquarium). During this time our Superheroes will also be taking many breaks, approximately every 30 minutes. This event is free to attend, and stay around afterwards for our Fireworks display at approximately 9:15pm!


3-Hour Unlimited Ride Wristband

Monday – Friday: $46.95 | Saturday, Sunday, & Holidays: $49.95

Planning on visiting the boardwalk to check out one of our countless free events this month? Take full advantage of our best deal in the Ride Park with our 3-Hour Unlimited Ride Wristband special! Prices are: Monday through Friday, $46.95 and Saturday, Sunday, and Holidays, $49.95. All wristbands include Adventure Lookout Ropes Course admission! The three hour time window starts when your wristband is scanned on your first ride or attraction. You can purchase these wristbands on-site at one of our ticket booths in the ride park or at the Ropes Course.