Spend Summer Fridays at The Asbury Park Night Bazaar!

By Kate Devine

If you're looking for the perfect place to spend Friday night with your date, family or friends, head to Convention Hall on June 3rd and 10th, from 5-10 pm.

The Asbury Park Night Bazaar is popping up in the Grand Arcade bringing local vendors, live music, art, food and drinks to the beachfront. It's a seasonal celebration of creativity, local community, and summertime in Asbury Park! 


This Friday, June 3rd we have 30 vendors selling handmade, vintage, home goods, and more; live music as part of our partnership with "Aloha Friday" at The Beach Bar with surf movies, tiki cocktails, easy vibes, and performances by NJ's surf guitar authorities Black Flamingos and Bongo Surf. Asbury Park Surf Music Fest curators Vincent & Magdalena spin the best surf/instro, exotica, tropicalia & more. Inside the Grand Arcade, AP Bazaar curators Jenny & Joe spin music to hang, drink and shop to from 6-9 pm.

Next Friday, June 10th, we're partnering with The AP Moto Club, a moto lifestyle shop featuring vintage and custom motos, men's and women's apparel, monthly moto storage and club memberships, all coming this summer to 621 Lake Ave in Asbury Park. AP Moto Club will be showcasing bikes, products and clothing at the Night Bazaar, as well as custom screen printing AP Moto Club shirts for shoppers. Thirty new and returning local vendors will also fill the Grand Arcade from 5-10 pm while DJ Master Blaster spins sweet shoppin' tunes from 6-9 pm. 


Outside on The Anchor's Bend promenade starting at 7:30 pm is live music by Dollys, Lyons, and NOICE, as well as special DJ sets from members of gods. 

Warm up in the glow of the beach bonfire at 8 p.m. on the South side of Convention Hall, and check out live art by Maggie Fischer Brown.

Enjoy oysters and champagne at Asbury Oyster Bar and delicious rum buckets at The Anchor's Bend and The Beach Bar.

Simply put, it's the place to be. See you there!