This annual event begins with a parade along Ocean Avenue at 10 a.m. May 28. During the parade a wreath honoring American servicemen and women will be placed at the beachfront flags on Ocean Avenue near the stage area.
The group’s annual donations will be presented to several borough organizations totalling $4,000.
The Bradley Beach Boardwalk will be filled with more than 200 merchandise and food vendors along with Kiddie Rides and entertainment,including live music. The Ship Wrecked Mini Golf Course will be open all day for visitors and residents.
The Bradley Beach Memorial Weekend Event will carry on the tradition of providing an entertaining venue for visitors. The annual parade features several local school marching bands, pipe bands from around the state as well as veterans, state dignitaries and seniors who come to pay respect to the memory of men and women who have served our country and our communities.
Interested vendors are still urged to apply now, standard booth cost is $225 or Arts, Crafts and General Merchandise (10 Ft+ space). Food booths have been sold out. All registered vendors will receive one event tee-shirt free with each space booked. Applications are available on the borough web site: bradleybeachonnj.gov or call 732-776-2999 ext 1050.
This annual event sponsored by the Bradley Beach Memorial Day Committee will be held rain or shine. All proceeds will benefit community activities and facilities within the borough.