Want a “glass in your hand and your toes in the sand?”
Seaside Heights is hosting a “Wine on the Beach” event in September which will feature more than 200 New Jersey wines. The festival, which will take place Sept. 12 and 13 from 12 noon to 5 p.m., includes samples from 10 New Jersey wineries, arts and crafts on the sand, local restaurants and other activities designed for families.
The wineries scheduled to appear include:
- Coda Rossa Winery
- DiMatteo Vineyard
- Monroeville Vineyard & Winery
- Plagido’s Winery
- Renault Winery
- Tomasello Winery
- Valenzano Winery
- Ventimiglia Vineyard
- Villari Vineyards
- Wagonhouse Winery
Bands performing include Tympanic Plexus (Saturday, 12:30 p.m.), the Garden State Philharmonic (Saturday, 3 p.m.), Strumberry Pie (Sunday, 12:30 p.m.) and Jimmy Buffet tribute band Parrotbeach (Sunday, 3 p.m.).
There will also be “Grape Stomping” with Lucy at 12 noon on Saturday.
Tickets are $15 if booked online before the event, and $20 the day of. Military members and first responders can purchase tickets for $10. Those under 21 are free, though wine samples can only be drank by those 21 and over.