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100.1 WJRZ Events

Date Event Description Time / Location

Black Friday Live Broadcast @ Ocean County Mall

Stop by and say hi to your favorite radio station, 100.1 WJRZ. It's time for some Black Friday excitement with a live broadcast with Lisa Anderson, Center Court at the Ocean County Mall, November 28th from 2 to 6pm. Enter to win a stack of scratch-off's from New Jersey Lottery.

INFO 2-6pm, Center Court

Manahawkin Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram

Join 100.1 WJRZ at Manahawkin Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram, 500 Rt. 72 in Manahawkin on Saturday, November 29th from 10am to noon. Stop by to win scratch-off’s, courtesy of the New Jersey Lottery.

INFO 10am-noon, 500 Rt. 72, Manahawkin

Tuckerton Seaport FREE Dinner

South Jersey needs a little Christmas, and Tuckerton Seaport, in partnership with the Southern Ocean County Chamber of Commerce and 100.1 WJRZ invites all local families, regardless of need, to come together to enjoy a free meal and give thanks on Saturday, November 29th from noon to 4pm at the Tuckerton Seaport & Baymen’s Museum, 120 West Main Street (Route 9) in Tuckerton.

This community meal will be hosted on the Seaport’s grounds under a huge heated tent. Enjoy entertainment and plenty of family activities, including make-and-take crafts perfect for the holidays. This community event and activities will be offered at no cost.

The community meal at the Seaport will feature a Giving Tree, where guests can spread a little holiday cheer by selecting a local family and buying them holiday gifts.  If you know of a family in Southern Ocean County who is in need, please let us know so we can find them a Secret Santa. Santa’s Little Helpers will have until the second weekend in December to drop off their gifts.

Tuckerton Seaport & Baymen’s Museum, a registered 501c3 nonprofit organization, relies on and thrives thanks to the tremendous support we receive from the local community. To get involved in this event, please contact Tuckerton Seaport Deputy Director of Operations Brooke Salvanto at 609-296-8868 or

INFO Noon-4pm, 120 West Main Street/Route 9, Tuckerton

Downtown Freehold Christmas Tree Lighting

Join 100.1 WJRZ and Lisa Anderson at the Downtown Freehold Christmas Tree Lighting, Tuesday, December 2nd starting at 5pm at the Hall of Records, 1 East Main Street in Freehold.

INFO 5pm, Hall of Records, 1 East Main Street, Freehold

Downtown Toms River Christmas Tree Lighting

Have some holiday fun with 100.1 WJRZ's Glenn Kalina at the Downtown Toms River Christmas Tree Lighting, Friday, December 5th starting at 6pm. The Christmas Tree Lighting festivities begin around the Christmas Tree at Town Hall Courtyard. Toms River Fire Co. #1 will arrive with Santa at 7:30pm for the Tree lighting and kids can enjoy photos with Santa at Town Hall.

INFO 6pm, Town Hall Courtyard, Washington St., Toms River

Jingle Bells Run

Join 100.1 WJRZ at the 16th annual Jingle Bells Run, presented by The Rotary Club of Toms River, Sunday, December 7th on Washington Street, Downtown Toms River. The one-mile Fun Run starts at 3pm, with the 5k Race beginning at 3:30pm. Dedicated to the Memory of Det. Mark Catalano of the Toms River Police Department, The Rotary Club of Toms River is establishing an annual Law Enforcement student scholarship in his name. Proceeds will fund scholarships for local high school students. To register, visit and click on Jingle Bells Run.

INFO 2-5pm, Washington Street, Downtown Toms River