The Ocean County Department of Parks and Recreation will be throwing a Beach Ball-A-Palooza on Friday, August 1st for all ages from 5:30-8:30pm at Ocean County Park, 659 Ocean Avenue, Lakewood, Many beachy themed groups will be joining the event. There will be kayaking and canoeing on the lake and live music. The family fun will include games, rides, crafts, water sports and community info. Bring your beach blanket, and wear your tropical shirt and enjoy the party. There is no admission fee. The event is held rain or shine. For more information, call 1-877-OCPARKS or visit www.oceancountyparks.org.