Ocean Grove – Saturday night entertainment

Summer Tents around the Great Auditorium

This article about Ocean Grove ends our visit to this historic town.  Let’s take a look at Saturday nights and other entertainment in Ocean Grove.

Great Family Entertainment: 2011 Saturday Evening Concerts at the Great Auditorium

June 24, 7:15 p.m. Bridgefest 2011 There will be bible teaching throughout the weekend on North Beach and Friday night concert in the Great  Auditorium.

Great Auditorium (web photo)

June 25, 7:30 p.m. Doo Wop Show takes you back to the 50s and the 60s.  They will be dancing in the aisles to the music of The Platters, the  Drifters and the Passions.

July 2, 7:30 p.m. Ocean Grove Summer Band directed by Harry Eichhorn to celebrate our country’s independence.

July 4th Parade

July 9, 8 p.m. The music of ABBA – Arrival from Sweden.

July 16, 8 p.m. Linda Eder & Steve Tyrell.  Broadway star of Jekyll and Hyde.

July 23, 8 p.m. The British Invasion Peter Noone from Herman’s Hermits & Mickey Dolenz from the Monkees.

July 30, 8 p.m. David Crowder Band with special guest Bob Smiley.  Christian Modern Worship band.

August 6 p.m.Tim Conway & Friends, with Chuck McCann and Louise DuArt.

August 13, 8 p.m. (Special Guest TBA) We now know the special guest is Tony Bennett who will croon his way into your heart.

Tony Bennett

August 20, 8 p.m.Paul Anka.  Enjoy the evening and remember his legendary songs: Diana and Put Your Head on My Shoulders and many more favorites.

August 27, 8 p.m. Frank Sinatra, Jr.   Sinatra Sings Sinatra.

September 3, 7:30 p.m. Doo Wop Extravaganza with Martha Reeves, Kenny Vance & The Plaotones, Jimmy Beaumont & The Skyliners.

September 10, 8 p.m. The Orchestra of St. Peter by the Sea, featuring Father Alphonse and special guest soloist who will perform Broadway hits.

Ocean Grove Beach

Tickets for all Ocean Grove events can be purchased online or by telephone: 800-590-4064.

2011 Summer Stars Classical Series on Thursday evenings. Featuring Imperial Brass, harp, viola, piano, The Carnegie Ensemble, Keyboard Classics, Organ Recitals.

I hope you’ll make reservations to one or more of our Family Entertainment series of shows.  Relax and enjoy your stay this little oasis, the Victorian town of Ocean Grove.

Now it is time to move  further down along Monmouth County’s beachfront to Bradley Beach.

Other Photos: Patricia Florio