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NEW YORK, NEW YORK - SEPTEMBER 12: People sit on a bench along the boardwalk near a stretch of beach at Coney Island which is now a crime scene after a mother is suspected of drowning her children in the ocean on September 12, 2022 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. Three children were found unconscious on the beach near the Coney Island boardwalk early Monday morning. Detectives were trying to question the mother at the local police precinct house after she was picked up two miles down the boardwalk. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

On the successful heels of Sea Hear Now, the 2 day mega concert featuring the likes of Green Day, Gary Clarke Jr and more, Asbury Fest is happening this weekend and it promises to  better than ever! AP Fest is the perfect recipe for a cool weekend in the hottest town at the Jersey Shore! Enjoy local summer with some of the best bands around  plus the tastiest food Monmouth County has to offer. This year’s event will be held across the street from the iconic Convention Hall, in Bradley Park.

Traditional and unique festival fare available from dozens of vendors including Your Sister’s Balls, Turtles Corn, Twisted Steaks, Krakus Deli, The Empanada Guy, Twelve, Highway 2 Ohana Food Truck, Big Blue Wrap and Roll, RoBeans, Cousins Maine Lobster, Just Desserts, Santo Ceviche, Zamm Foods, The Fry Guy, We So Corny Kettle Corn, Royal Concession Snack Shack, LaPoncero, Spoonable Spirits, L’Acquario Seafood Italiano, Really Good Pretzels, Latin Fuego, Station One Seafood, Chip Stix, Chava’s Empanadas, Local 130 Seafood, Top Tea Plug, The Wiener Wagon, and more.

AsburyFest’s soft drink of choice is KeVita’s Probiotic Lemonade! KeVita reimagined classic lemonade  squeezing the finest quality organic ingredients into every bottle! Adult beverages offered for sale will include Samuel Adams Octoberfest, Miller Lite, Blue Moon, Pilsner Urquell, Asbury Park Brewery Beers, and Angry Orchard Hard Cider on tap at one of our three bar locations, as well as wine from FitVine. Soda, traditional lemonade, and other drinks will also be available.

Great gifts and treasures from dozens of local & unique vendors including LE Rutledge Studio, Jersey Boy Boutique, Penelope Traveling Boutique, Food Lube, Paws Pet Boutique, River Street Sweets, Medusa’s Halo, Soldier Solutions, Thirty3 Candle Company, Trashion, KC Home & Fragrance, Flydyes, Royal International Market, B. Baths, Nitjuan Designs, Outer Limits Hot Sauce, Spoonfed Design, A Touch of Jackie, Cutco Cutlery, Daphnew Design, Bohemian Sovereign, Missy Faul Jewelery and Designs, Sincerely Sunday, PrintSketchFiber, Earth to Ocean, Pacific Soul, BeautiesByte, Psychic Readings by Sabrina, Daisy’s Dog Collars, Courageous & Confident Club, TossinTens, Beachy Thing Shop, Charango Craft, Ms. G Co., Jersey Plate Art, JLB Antiques and Collectibles, Taproot Organics, Mama Killak, Savvy Fit Soaps, Caroline’s Art Studio, Steven Bley Photography, The Green Room, Pranayama Mama, Lana’s Twist, Halma Geomaps, Robin Stevens Photography and more.

The Festival hours are as follows, This Friday September 23rd from 5pm til 10pm, then Saturday the 24th from 11am til 10pm, and rounding out the weekend , enjoy Asbury Fest Sunday from 11am til 6pm. It’s sponsored by Kevita, Shore Point Distributing, The Asbury Park Brewery, The Monmouth County Department Of Tourism, and many others, including your friends here at the Rat !