Neptune Riverfest

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 302 S Concourse Neptune NJ 07753  See map




A Slam Dunk - New Neptune Riverfest- Saturday, October 1


  • The Jersey Shore’s Tastiest Food and many local Crafters
  • 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament
  • Free Admission, Plus Free Children’s Rides and Activities
  • Great New South Concourse Location
  • DJ Bacardi Ardi All Day, Plus What the Fuzz, Matt Wade and Random Test
  • From 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  • Rain date: Sunday, October 2


Media contact: Christine Burke Eskwitt

732-688-8079 or Cburke@ThePassionGroup.com


Neptune Township NJ – September 2011 If you liked Neptune Day, you’ll love Neptune Riverfest on Saturday, October 1. New location on South Concourse between Headliner and Sunsets. Enjoy river views and beautiful sunsets, a great backdrop to a day filled with crafters and vendors, festival foods and Jersey Shore favorites, live music and all-free children’s activities. Admission is free, too!

“We’re very excited about the new Neptune Riverfest,” says Richie Tarzian, President of The Passion Group, which produces Neptune Riverfest. “Working with Neptune Township, we’ve taken a familiar community event to the next level. It’s going to be a fun day for families, a great day for community basketball players, and another reason why it’s great to live at or visit the Jersey Shore. I encourage everyone to come out to Neptune Riverfest on October 1.”

All-Free Fun for the Kids in our HUGE kid’s area: Huge inflatable slide plus an inflatable

truck for the little ones, Tea cup mechanical ride for you and 35 of your closet friends, face painting, stilt walkers and a balloon artist.

Participating restaurants and Food Vendors: Windmill, 10th Ave Burrito, Ragin Cajun, Brandl/Jake's Crab Shack, Ike's Famous Crabcakes, John & Debby-o's Concession, Kona Ice Truck, Theo's BBQ, Jersey Shore BBQ, Amazing Roasted Corn, Street Fairs NJ plus more. Ice cold Coors Light and wine, with ID.

The Slam Dunk of the Day: a 3-on-3 basketball tournament plus a mini skills clinic sponsored by the Hoop Group, the longest running basketball instruction organization in the nation. T-shirts and Hoop Group Be-Elite wristbands for all players.


  • Max 16 teams, (First 16 teams to register) Coed teams encouraged but not required.
  • 18 and under, currently enrolled in High School or Middle school.
  • 4 players Maximum per team.


11am-noon:        On-site registration and team Check in

Noon- 3:30pm:   Single Elimination Tournament

3:30-4pm:            Hoop Group Sponsored Mini Skills Clinic

4:00 – 5:00:         Semi-Finals and Championship Games

For Prize package and registration information contact Mikeh@thepassiongroup.com or call 732-897-1111.

Thank you to our sponsors – World Volkswagen, Headliner, Lakewood Blue Claws, Sunsets, Meridian Health, Hoop Group, Asbury Park Press, The Berkeley Oceanfront Hotel, Garden State Menu, WRAT 95.9, 94.3 The Point, Thunder 106, The Breese, NJ Devils and CVD Engineers.

Neptune Riverfest is presented by Neptune Township and produced by The Passion Group of Asbury Park. Visit http://www.facebook.com/TPG.local  for updates on Neptune Riverfest. For directions; use GPS coordinates: 302 South Concourse Avenue, Neptune NJ 07753.

Joyce Warfield October 23, 2011 at 05:00 PM
I am interested in being a jewelry/tee shirt vendor for your next craft fair. Please let me know what I need to do. 732 282-1952


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