Christmas is right around the corner. And the holiday season events are in full swing at the Jersey Shore. This weekend in Ocean County features the Ugly Christmas Sweater 5K and the Holiday Sing-A-Long concert. Get out and check out these fun December events. Here is what’s happening in Ocean County, this third weekend of December 2014:
Friday, December 19th
It is a Holiday concert and Sing-A-Long at the Ocean County Artists Guild in Island Heights. Light refreshments will be served. A $5 donation is requested. It starts at 8pm.
Saturday, December 20th
The Ugly Christmas Sweater 5K and 1-Mile Jolly Run begins at 8:30am at All Saints Regional Catholic School in Manahawkin. Come for the race and stay for the hot cocoa.
The Robert J Novins Planetarium, located at Ocean County College in Toms River, presents Secret of the Cardboard Rocket. This animated tale is fun for children and educational. Tickets are $10 for adults, $8 for seniors and $7 for kids under 12. The show starts at 2:30pm.
Sunday, December 21st
Winding River Skating Park in Toms River presents a program for kids to try ice hockey for free at 8am. Kids must register ahead of time and bring their own equipment to the park. The clinic is sponsored by Shore Riptide Youth Ice Hockey. Call 732-244-0720 ext 12.
If you have not seen the Wizard of Oz at the Surflight Theatre in Beach Haven, this is your final weekend to see the last main stage show at the Surflight Theatre in 2014.