With Many of Garden State’s Top Wineries Onboard, Jersey Shore Wine Festival Expecting Biggest Turnout Yet

The 8th Annual Jersey Shore Wine Festival, presented by the Lakewood BlueClaws, is expecting its highest turnout yet after announcing its list of featured wineries participating this year. All of those expected to participate this year are among the Garden State’s most popular wineries, including Chestnut Run Farms, DiMatteo Wnery, Monroeville Vineyard & Winery, Plagido’s [...]

2018-04-11T13:34:50+00:00 April 11th, 2018|Events|

West Orange Restaurant Week – March 11-17, 2018

The Downtown West Orange Alliance is excited to host its Second Annual Restaurant Week, kicking off March 11th and wrapping up on March 17th, St. Patrick’s Day. With more than twenty of West Orange’s hottest dining establishments participating, locals and visitors to the community will get the chance to sample select dishes from a [...]

2018-03-21T12:00:13+00:00 February 10th, 2018|Events|

Waretown Wine Festival April 28-29, 2018

Waretown’s beloved Spring Wine Festival is back again for its fourth year! This year’s festival will return from Saturday, April 28th through Sunday, April 29th and tickets are now on sale through Groupon and Eventbrite. The fourth annual spring wine festival will once again be held in the Waretown Recreation and Lake Area (182 [...]

2018-01-30T18:25:54+00:00 January 30th, 2018|Events, News and Press|

Jersey Shore Wine Festival June 9-10, 2018

The Lakewood BlueClaws will host the eighth annual Jersey Shore Wine Festival at Lakewood’s FirstEnergy Park, on Saturday, June 9th through Sunday, June 10th and tickets are now on sale through Groupon and Eventbrite. The exciting two-day festival features samplings from a variety of award-winning wineries from throughout the Garden State. Some of those [...]

2018-03-12T21:08:41+00:00 January 30th, 2018|Events, News and Press|

Inaugural Cuisine on the Green Wine Festival, June 2-3

Wine festivals are sprouting up all over the Garden State, due to their incredible popularity these past few years, especially some of the most popular throughout the state, the Jersey Shore and Waretown Wine Festivals. The organizers of those two have now announced the launch of a new one for the state and South [...]

2018-01-30T18:12:10+00:00 December 13th, 2017|Events, News and Press|


  One of the most heart warming trips to the Mbiriizi School in Uganda is for the Christmas party.   We only need four more to make this work.  However, need to know no later than October 10 in order to get VISA's, tickets, the works.  Please join us ... there is no greater joy [...]

2017-09-30T03:11:37+00:00 September 30th, 2017|Events, News and Press|

MN Preservation features Sylvia Allen in their Magazine

The Preservation Alliance of Minnesota is a private, nonprofit, 501(c)3 organization dedicated to preserving, protecting, and promoting Minnesota’s historic resources. PAM is a Statewide Partner of the National Trust for Historic Preservation. Sylvia Allen is featured in their latest magazine issue. The Magazine of the Preservation Alliance of Minnesota is available for download [...]

2017-09-30T01:15:04+00:00 September 30th, 2017|Events, News and Press, Uncategorized|

Calling All Vendors For 2017 Chester Spring Brew Fest

Presented by the Chester Merchants Association, the first-ever Chester Spring Brew Fest will take place next month with nearly 10 featured craft beers. Organizers of the festival are currently putting out the call for all interested vendors looking to participate in the two-day inaugural beer festival in historic downtown Chester. In addition to vendors [...]

2017-05-02T11:46:35+00:00 May 2nd, 2017|Events|

Freehold Sunrise Optimist Foundation Presents 2017 Carmen J. Rivello Friend of Youth Golf Classic, May 22

The Freehold Sunrise Optimist Foundation will once again host its Carmen J. Rivello Friend of Youth Golf Classic, its annual charity golf tournament, on Monday, May 22. The annual golf outing will take place at the Knob Hill Golf Club (1 Shinnecock Drive) in Manalapan Township, well known as New Jersey’s premier semi-private golf [...]

2017-04-11T16:44:48+00:00 April 11th, 2017|Events|

2017 Aitkin Farmers’ Market Searching For All Local Live Talent to Perform

Grand Opening Set for Saturday, May 29th at Historic Butler Building AITKIN, MN. – One of Aitkin’s most popular weekly attractions will return this Memorial Weekend, Saturday, May 29, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., in the parking lot of the historic Butler Building (301 Minnesota Avenue North). The Farmers’ Market, now in its fourth [...]

2017-04-04T16:52:18+00:00 April 4th, 2017|Events|

Ten of New Jersey’s Best Wineries Announced for 2017 Waretown Spring Wine Festival

WARETOWN, N. J. – The 2017 Waretown Spring Wine Festival, one of New Jersey’s top annual attractions for the last three years, has put out the list today of its participating wineries for this year’s festival. Its list of featured wineries includes those often ranked among the best from throughout the Garden State for [...]

2017-03-24T14:27:55+00:00 March 24th, 2017|Events, News and Press|

Chester Spring Brew Fest 2017

Chester Spring Brew Fest May 20-21, noon to 5 pm, in historic Chester, NJ. 175 Main Street, Chester In the Gazebo Park Pre-Buy Tickets:$15 Day of Event: $25 2-Day Tickets Pre-Buy: $25 2-Day Tickets Day of Event: $35 Reminiscent of America's old-time mercantile district, Chester is a trip down memory lane [...]

2017-05-08T16:00:45+00:00 February 2nd, 2017|Events, News and Press, Press Release|

Sunrise Optimist Club of Freehold Hosts Annual Souper Bowl Sunday, Feb. 5

The hit 90s TV series “Seinfeld” made the phrase “No soup for you!” a part of our cultural language, but on Feb. 5, you won’t need to worry about that. There will be plenty of soup! The Sunrise Optimist Club of Freehold will once again hold its popular Super Bowl Sunday event – cheekily and [...]

2017-01-27T16:56:35+00:00 January 5th, 2017|Events|

Sunrise Optimist Club of Freehold Returns with Fifth Year of Annual Stock Market Challenge Jan 19th

The Sunrise Optimist Club of Freehold will once again hold its Annual Stock Market Picking Contest, now in its fifth year, it has been announced today. The annual challenge will kick off on Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017 from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. and last for five weeks, every Thursday evening at the CentraState Medical Center. [...]

2017-01-27T16:56:35+00:00 January 3rd, 2017|Events|

Sunrise Optimist Club of Freehold Hosts A Night Of Comedy, Jan. 20

The Sunrise Optimist Club of Freehold, along with The Sunrise Optimist Foundation, will present A Night of Comedy, starring a number of New York area comedians, on January 20, 2017, it has been announced today. The comedy night will take place at the Freehold Senior Center (116 Jackson Mills Rd.) at 8 p.m., with doors [...]

2017-01-27T16:56:35+00:00 January 3rd, 2017|Events|

Historic Holmdel Christmas House Tour A Success!

Saturday December 3 turned out to be a gorgeous day for the first annual Historic Holmdel house tour! 60+ people enjoyed visiting the Holmdel Community UCC, the village of Holmdel where they saw a former harness factory, Dr. Cooke's office from 1823, the Samuel Ogborne House from 1740, and the 1699 Kouvenhoven house. Some of [...]

2016-12-09T14:04:59+00:00 December 9th, 2016|Events|

Historic Christmastime Holmdel House Tour

  Upcoming Events Historic Holmdel Christmas House Tour December 3rd, 10 am - 4 pm Visit seven beautifully restored historic properties, from the early 1600's to late 1800's including a church from 1704, a doctor's office from 1804, a pre-revolutionary home from 1740 and a traditional Dutch home from 1699. Park [...]

2017-01-27T16:56:35+00:00 November 2nd, 2016|Events, News and Press|

Historic Christmastime Holmdel House Tour to Benefit Local Charity Doing Work Overseas for Ugandan Orphans

With Holmdel being one of the oldest sites of European settlement in the Garden State, it’s no surprise that many of its homes date back to the 1600s. But one doesn’t often get the opportunity to experience that history pre-dating the Revolutionary War. December 3, 2016 10 am - 4 pm Order Tickets Online! Order [...]

2017-01-27T16:56:35+00:00 October 21st, 2016|Events|

Aitkin’s 3rd Annual Harvest Moon Brew Fest Provides Chance to Taste 65 Beer Selections

One of Northern Minnesota’s most talked about events, the Harvest Moon Brew Fest will once again return to Aitkin’s historic Butler Building with the opportunity to sample 65 beer selections this year. This year’s rain-or-shine Harvest Moon Brew Fest, hosted by Glacial Lakes Home Brewers and produced by Allen Consulting, will take place in the [...]

2017-01-27T16:56:35+00:00 August 25th, 2016|Events|

Sylvia’s Children Gallery Exhibit Opens November 2 at Pollack Gallery, Monmouth University

Sylvia’s Children, a 501(c)3 organization headquartered in Holmdel, NJ, will be featured for six weeks in the Pollak Gallery at Monmouth University. Entitled “Progress” it will be an update to the previous exhibit held in 2010. Experience the village of Mbiriizi in Uganda, Africa. This exhibit tracks the progress of the Mbiriizi Advanced Primary School [...]

2017-01-27T16:56:36+00:00 October 15th, 2015|Events|

Save the Date: Inaugural Waretown Spring Wine Festival, April 25-26

Waretown, which is located just a short distance from Long Beach Island, will host its first annual Waretown Spring Wine Festival, Saturday, April 25th through Sunday, April 26th. The inaugural wine festival will be held in the Waretown Recreation and Lake Area, located at 905 Wells Mill Road. The Waretown Spring Wine Festival is a [...]

2017-01-27T16:56:36+00:00 March 10th, 2015|Events|

Leading Sponsorship Guru Sylvia Allen Returns to Participate in Association of Irish Festival Events Annual Workshop

Ballinasloe, Ireland. – Internationally regarded as the “Queen Mother of Sponsorship Sales,” U.S-based business leader, philanthropist and author Sylvia Allen has been invited to return to Ireland at the end of this month to participate once again in the Association of Irish Festival Events’ annual workshop. Allen will kick off the training workshop in Ballinasloe [...]

2017-01-27T16:56:36+00:00 April 21st, 2014|Events|

Award-Winning Media Guru Sylvia Allen Set to Appear at Fair Media Council’s Women’s Empowerment Summit, May 16

International Sponsorship Expert Will Participate on FMC’s Leadership Panel Aptly named the “Queen Mother of Sponsorship Sales,” noted integrated marketing and sponsorship expert, and author Sylvia Allen has been invited to appear on May 16, as part of the Fair Media Council’s 2014 Women’s Empowerment Summit at Briarcliffe College. The event kicks off at 7:30 [...]

2017-01-27T16:56:36+00:00 April 4th, 2014|Events|

Leading Sponsorship Expert Sylvia Allen to Speak at Michigan Festival & Events Association’s “2014 Spring Educational Seminar”

Widely regarded as the “Queen Mother of Sponsorship Sales,” noted sponsorship expert, business leader, and author Sylvia Allen will be returning to Michigan this month to speak as part of Michigan Festival & Events Association’s (MFEA) “2014 Spring Educational Seminar.” Allen will kick off the educational seminar at the EOB Conference Center (2100 Pontiac Lake [...]

2017-01-27T16:56:37+00:00 March 8th, 2014|Events|

Queen Mother of Sponsorship Sales Sylvia Allen To Speak at Dover’s Kent County Tourism and Delaware Economic Development Office

Noted sponsorship expert, business leader, author, and humanitarian Sylvia Allen has been invited to speak at the Kent County Tourism and Delaware Economic Development Office in Dover, DE., March 6. A recognized thought leader in the worlds of integrated marketing and sponsorship sales, and founder of Holmdel, N. J.-based Allen Consulting, Allen has been providing [...]

2017-01-27T16:56:37+00:00 March 8th, 2014|Events|

Applebee’s To Host Flapjack Fundraiser Breakfast in Support of Dottie’s House

March 15, 2014 In support of the organization’s ongoing commitment in fighting domestic violence, Applebee’s will be hosting a special Flapjack Fundraiser breakfast for Dottie’s House on Saturday, March 15 at its Brick location. The Flapjack Fundraiser will present a full breakfast that includes a short stack of pancakes, scrambled eggs, sausage, and a beverage [...]

2014-02-13T20:00:10+00:00 February 13th, 2014|Events|

Sylvia’s Children Invites Doctors and Nurses to Help Make a Difference on 2014 Uganda Medical Trip

Sylvia’s Children (, a New Jersey-based non-profit, is on the hunt for medical practitioners interested in a meaningful voluntourism opportunity tending to children in Uganda, Africa on its next annual medical trip from March 13-25, 2014. The charity organization, founded over a decade ago by internationally recognized businesswoman Sylvia Allen, is seeking doctors, nurses, nurse [...]

2014-01-10T17:47:23+00:00 January 10th, 2014|Events, News and Press|