There are plenty of ways for you to stay involved and to take action.  Check out some of the many events we have going on throughout the year. Share with your friends and family, and help us protect and restore the Bay!

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Upcoming Events

Whitesbog Blueberry Festival @ Whitesbog Preservation Trust
Jun 25 @ 9:00 am – Jun 26 @ 5:00 pm

Join Save Barnegat Bay and many others in celebration of NJ’s State Fruit: the blueberry! We’ll have a booth promoting information on low maintenance landscaping, native plants, and other ways you can restore Barnegat Bay and its watershed.

Jazzy Scallop & Seafood Festival @ Viking Village
Jun 25 @ 2:30 pm – 5:00 pm

Save Barnegat Bay will have a booth at this year’s Jazzy Scallop & Seafood Festival. Join us as we celebrate fresh food from Barnegat Bay and the coastal waters of NJ.

Barnegat Bay Day @ LBI Foundation of Arts & Sciences
Jul 6 @ 12:30 pm – 4:00 pm

Join us and many other organizations as we celebrate Barnegat Bay at this year’s LBIF Barnegat Bay Day Festival! Games for all ages, terrapin races, and fun for everyone!

Beachwood Elementary School Green Fair @ Beachwood Elementary School
Jul 28 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Join us and other organizations as we celebrate the bay and all things green at Beachwood Elementary School’s Green Fair!

Pirates Day Festival @ Downtown Barnegat
Sep 10 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

ARRR, maties! Save Barnegat Bay will be joining other pirates and privateers at the annual Pirates Day Festival in Downtown Barnegat. We’ll have merchandise to fill your treasure chest, temporary tattoos to show off your pirate style, and information about Barnegat Bay then and now.

Beach Plum Festival @ Island Beach State Park
Sep 11 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Save Barnegat Bay will be celebrating beach plums, a native plant to the barrier islands along our coast, at the annual Beach Plum Festival at Island Beach State Park. Come enjoy the shore and sample some of the best beach plum jam, learn the process of making jam, and don’t forget to check out the environmental organizations promoting native plants and native gardening.

National Public Lands Day @ National Public Lands
Sep 24 @ 12:00 am – 11:45 pm

Today is National Public Lands Day! Go out for a hike, enjoy the weather, and view wildlife at some of the best national parks our country has to offer. Right near our office, on Mantoloking Road, we have the deCamp Trail, part of the Forsythe National Wildlife Refuge.

Laurita Winery Harvest Festival @ Laurita Winery
Oct 8 @ 11:00 am – Oct 9 @ 8:00 pm

We will be celebrating the fall season at Laurita Winery, the western part of our watershed! Enjoy music, food, crafts, and wine for two days!

Stafford Fall Wine Festival @ Stafford Township
Oct 22 @ 12:00 pm – Oct 23 @ 5:00 pm

Come join us for a fun-and-wine-filled day at the Stafford Fall Wine Festival. This two-day event at Manahawkin Lake Park will feature wine vendors from around the state, craft vendors, and much more!

Green Mixer/ Saint Patrick’s Day Parade @ Seaside Heights Boardwalk
Mar 10 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Like to mix-it-up and meet new friends that share your values? Hang out for a casual social event to meet other enviro-minded people. Immediately following, join us as we march in the Seaside Heights Saint Patrick’s Day Parade!