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100.1 WJRZ Events

Date Event Description Time / Location

Lakewood BlueClaws Home Opener

100.1 WJRZ and the Lakewood BlueClaws welcome back all of their wonderful fans for an exciting new season at FirstEnergy Park. The home opener is Thursday, April 9th against Kannapolis at 6:35pm. WJRZ will be on hand before and during the game.

INFO 6:35pm, FirstEnergy Park, 2 Stadium Way, Lakewood

Lakewood BlueClaws Buster's Birthday

Batter up with 100.1 WJRZ and the Lakewood BlueClaws. BlueClaws mascot Buster celebrates his 15th birthday with all his mascot friends on Saturday, April 11th against Kannapolis at 4:05pm. WJRZ will be on hand before and during the game at FirstEnergy Park.

INFO 4:05pm, FirstEnergy Park, 2 Stadium Way, Lakewood

Multi Chamber Expo

Join 100.1 WJRZ and Barbara Farragher at the Lakewood Multi Chamber Expo, Thursday, April 16th at Martell's Tiki Bar, Pt. Pleasant Beach from 5 to 7pm. Mingle with businesses from the 5 chambers of commerce in the area, Lakewood, Brick, Point Pleasant, Point Pleasant Beach and Toms River. Open to the public, with free admission.


INFO 5-7pm, Martell's Tiki Bar, Pt. Pleasant Beach

Walk MS

Every year, Walk MS goes farther and pushes harder to raise money that will move us closer to a cure for Multiple Sclerosis. Join 100.1 WJRZ for the annual Walk MS on the Seaside Boardwalk at the municipal lot, 1709 N. Ocean Avenue, between Stockton and Decatur in Seaside Park on Saturday, April 18th, as we move to create a world free of MS. Registration at 9am, Walk at 10am- RAIN OR SHINE. For more information or to register or volunteer, log on to or call 732-660-1005.

INFO Registration at 9am, Walk at 10am, Seaside Boardwalk

2015 Earth Day Celebration

Join 100.1 WJRZ at the 2015 Earth Day Celebration, hosted by the Pt. Pleasant Borough's Environmental Commission at Riverfront Park on Saturday, April 25th from noon to 4pm, (rain date 4/26). The event showcases vendors of green products/ideas, environmental organizations and local businesses. Enjoy food, games and rides for the kids, as well as music and prizes from 100.1 WJRZ.

INFO Noon-4pm, Riverfront Park, corner of Maxson Ave. and River Rd., Point Pleasant

Waretown Spring Wine Festival

100.1 WJRZ welcomes Wine to the Jersey Shore!  That’s right, it’s the Waretown Spring Wine Festival, Saturday and Sunday, April 25th and 26th from noon to 5pm at the Waretown Recreational and Lake Area, Wells Mills Road, Waretown.

The festival features wine tasting by several New Jersey wineries, along with food, crafters, vendors and live music.

Wine Festival admission is $12 in advance or $15 at the gate for adults 21 years and older. Those under 21 years of age or designated drivers are free. Discounted advance tickets can be purchased by calling 732-946-2711 or by visiting the Waretown Spring Wine Festival on Facebook.

The Waretown Spring Wine Festival, April 25th and 26th... sponsored by 100.1 WJRZ.

INFO Noon-5pm, Waretown Recreational and Lake Area, 905 Wells Mill Road, Waretown

Bark in the Park

Come join 100.1 WJRZ as we celebrate man's best friend at Bark in the Park on Saturday, May 9th from noon to 3pm at FirstEnergy Park, home of the Lakewood Blueclaws. You and your dog will enjoy pet contests and much more. And both of you can stay for the 4:05pm Blueclaws game with the purchase of lawn seats and a paw-pass. To become a vendor, call Jackie at 732-681-9591, ext. 219.

Sponsored by Lucky's Bed & Biscuit  and Clayton Masonry Centers and Major Tool.

INFO Noon-3pm, FirstEnergy Park, 2 Stadium Way, Lakewood

Hospital Week LIVE BROADCAST @ Southern Ocean Medical Center

Matt Knight in the Morning will broadcast live from Southern Ocean Medical Center in honor of National Hospital Week on Thursday, May 14th from 6 to 10am. This is a wonderful way to recognize all of the unique and talented nurses for their unending dedication to the delivery of quality healthcare and to pay tribute to the hardworking women and men who take care of others in our community. Listen to 100.1 WJRZ for all the fun and excitement of the day.

INFO 6-10am, Southern Ocean Medical Center, Manahawkin

New Jersey State Chili and Salsa Cook-off

Join 100.1 WJRZ at the 26th annual New Jersey State Chili and Salsa Cook-off, presented by Downtown Toms River, rain or shine, Saturday, May 16th starting at 11am on Washington Street. Enjoy a full day festival, with something for chili lovers of all ages, live music, and the opportunity to taste the numerous chili and salsa entries. For more info, call the Downtown Toms River office at 732-341-8738.



INFO 11am-5pm, Washington Street, Toms River

Brick Township Memorial Day Parade

Join 100.1 WJRZ at the annual Brick Township Memorial Day Parade on Monday, May 25th at 10am in observance of the day chosen to recognize and honor those who gave their lives in service of our country. Sponsored by the Brick Township Veterans of Foreign Wars Post #8867, the American Legion Post #348, and the Township of Brick, it all happens down Chambers Bridge Road in honor of all our veterans.

INFO 10am, Chambers Bridge Road, Brick

Rock for the Nurses 2015

Join 100.1 WJRZ and Barbara Farragher in Point Pleasant as The Barbara Forfar Nursing Scholarship teams up with the Idle Hour Restaurant & Bar to celebrate its five-year anniversary on Saturday, May 30th starting at 1pm. Come out and welcome legendary country-rockers Kinderhook back to the Jersey Shore. The event will also include performances by several local bands and live music all afternoon, a barbeque buffet, games, giveaways and much more. Proceeds will benefit nursing education at Ocean Medical Center. For more info, checkout The Barbara Forfar Nursing Scholarship Fund on Facebook or Twitter, or visit

INFO 1-7pm, Idle Hour Restaurant & Bar, Rt. 88, Pt. Pleasant