If you are a frequent Jersey Shore vacationer or a South Jersey local resident, you know that there is nothing better than spending a weekend in a shore town.

Featuring a quaint Boardwalk, free parking around town, and a plethora of restaurants, Avalon has something for every vacationer to the Jersey Shore.

More laid back and less hectic than shore towns like Ocean City and The Wildwoods, for over 120 years vacationers have been escaping their busy lives by going to Avalon.

What Are The Best Events Happening In Avalon During June 2024

Avalon, New Jersey
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*Saturday June 8:
-The 40th Annual Avalon Flower Show will be at Avalon Community Hall located at the corner of 30th Street and Avalon Avenue. Starting at 10 am, the Annual Avalon Garden Club will present this show with the theme “Here Comes the Summer”.

*Saturday June 15:
-Avalon is celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the Flyers winning the Franchise's first Stanley Cup Championship. Attendees to the event will have the opportunity to receive a special commemorative photo along with partake in a Q&A session with former Flyers Players Joe and Jimmy Watson along with Don Saleski and Dave “The Hammer” Schultz.

The event will be hosted at Surfside Park (30th Street and Avalon Avenue) starting at 3 pm and in case of inclement weather, the event will be moved inside the Avalon Community Hall across the street.

*Thursday June 20:
-The first of the Thursdays at Surfside Beach Concert Series will kick off at 7 pm featuring the famous Sensational Soul Cruisers. You are invited to bring your beach chairs to this sunset concert with wine and beer on sale thanks to the Avalon Chamber of Commerce.

*Saturday June 22:
-The inaugural Summer Solstice Festival will feature a variety of food vendors and kid's activities at Surfside Park. The vendors will be on-site from 5 pm to 9 pm and a Beach Boys Tribute Concert on the stage at 7 pm featuring the musical group Still Surfin'.

For more information about all the events happening in Avalon, New Jersey this summer, you can visit their website here.

One of the popular events in Avalon every summer is the Free Movie Nights featuring popular films on the beach.  Check out this year's schedule of movies being shown for Summer 2024:

5 Movies You Can Watch for Free on Avalon NJ Beach This Summer

From classics like Jaws and Top Gun, to newer releases like Kung Fu Panda 4, there's a season of amazing movies that are free to watch this summer on the beach in Avalon!

Gallery Credit: Heather DeLuca

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