The Renaissance of Music down The Shore has arrived. Live music, concerts, festivals, local and world renowned artists flock to the many stages for the hot ticket under the cool summer night.
Asbury Convention Hall
Convention Hall, along with the adjacent Paramount Theatre and the Grand Arcade connecting the two, is one of the most majestic landmarks on the Jersey Shore. Over the years, this historic entertainment venue has hosted legendary performances by Bruce Springsteen, Elton John, Frank Sinatra, and the Rolling Stones, just to name a few. The Convention Hall extends over the beach and boasts a state-of-the-art stage area, spacious arena floor and a capacity of up to 3,600 guests.
The Count Basie Center for the Arts is New Jersey’s premier center for the cultural arts, dedicated to fostering powerful, inclusive artistic experiences and creative exchange of ideas.
The Basie mission is to inspire, educate and entertain through its distinct and engaging cultural and artistic offerings that reflect the diversity of the region. As a nonprofit organization, the Basie is committed to enriching the community’s quality of life by generating opportunities for participation in the arts, partnering with schools, collaborating with other mission-based organizations and driving regional economic prosperity.
Voted in the TOP 5 theatres in America, the PNC Bank Arts Amphitheatre is a premier venue, with a mega seating capacity of 17,500, with the grass areas allowing for a whopping 10,500 people! The Amphitheatre was originally named Garden State Arts Center. The amphitheatre was designed by noted modernist architect Edward Durell Stone and featured open sides covered by a 200-foot (61 m), saucer-like roof supported by eight large concrete pillars.
The Columns, located in Avon-by-the-Sea NJ, is a seasonal shore favorite! Established in 1883, The Columns is a Restaurant, Bar & Night Club offering fresh menu selections, quality drinks and live music set in a Seashore Colonial Revival Mansion, with a sweeping elevated wrap-around porch and commanding ocean views. We invite you to join us for lunch, happy hour, dinner or one of our live music events!
The Pig & Parrot Brielle is a Key West style bar and grill with island eats with a tropical drink menu. We bring you a Key West atmosphere, great water views, live music, and your favorite sports games on our TV screens. You can order from your boat or if you catch any fish, bring it along and we'll cook it up for you. Sail by and join us!
According to the former vice president of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, Robert Santelli, “the club has already earned its place in history as one of rock ‘n’ roll’s great venues. Most rock critics and historians that I come in contact with on a regular basis feel that The Stone Pony is one of greatest rock clubs of all time.”
Known for its live music and colorful paint job, the Wonder Bar is all about having fun. From the tunes to the tiki bar to the world famous Yappy Hour, a good time is a guarantee. And you’re also just steps from the beach and the Asbury Park Boardwalk.