Happenings

Thursday, Jan. 30

BOARDWALK KENNEL CLUB’S “ALL BREED DOG SHOW,” 8 a.m. Jan. 30, 31, Feb. 1, 2, exhibits, vendors, tours, competitions, Wildwoods Convention Center, 4501 Boardwalk, Wildwood, $8 adults, $5 senior citizens, $2 ages 11 and younger. BoardwalkKennelClub.com

“WINTER SWEET” 3D LIGHT AND SOUND EXPERIENCE, Jan. 30, 31, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Sunday through Thursday, 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. Friday and Saturday, light show, entertainment, treats, Boardwalk Hall, 2301 Boardwalk, Atlantic City. DoAtlanticCity.com

Sunday, Feb. 2

FUN DAY SUNDAY EVENTS, all programs at 2 p.m.; Feb. 2, “Chinese New Year: Dance Program,” Nai–Ni Chen Company, traditional Chinese dance with innovative modern influences; 1 N. Tennessee Ave., Atlantic City, free, advance registration recommended. 609-345-2269, ext. 3050.

SUPER PLUNGE X, fundraiser, 1 p.m. plunge, 48th Street Beach, Brant Beach, Long Beach Township; appearance by Mrs. New Jersey, post-plunge activities, St. Francis Community Center, 4700 Long Beach Blvd.; pre-registration required, registration dates: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Feb. 1, 10 a.m. to noon Feb. 2, registration forms available, $30 before Jan. 31, $35 after, $15 students on or before Jan. 31, $20 after Jan. 31. 609-494-8861 or StFrancisCenterLBI.org

Tuesday, Feb. 4

ART ON ASBURY MOVIES, 6:30 p.m., Feb. 4, “Moonstruck” (1987); Ocean City Fine Arts League, Public Library, 1735 Simpson Ave., Ocean City, free. 609-814-0308 or 609-399-2434 or OceanCityFineArtsLeague.org

Wednesday, Feb. 5

AT THE SHORE WINE TASTING ART SHOW, 5 p.m. to 8 p.m., benefits the GACCA/ACCVAF Scholarship Program, sponsored by At The Shore, features local artists and their works, wine tastings, silent auction, live music, Atlantic City Country Club, One Leo Fraser Drive, Northfield, $25 advance, $30 at the door. 609-449-7156 or 609-449-7245.

ATLANTIC CITY BOAT SHOW, Feb. 5 through 9; 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Thursday, Friday; 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday; boat shopping, gear, classes, kids activities, contests, giveaways, meet and greet with Captain Dave Carraro from National Geographic; Atlantic City Convention Center, 1 Convention Blvd., Atlantic City, $15 adults ages 16 and older, free ages 15 and younger.

BLACK HISTORY MONTH EVENTS AT ATLANTIC CITY LIBRARY, beginning Feb. 5, “Breaking Barriers” photo exhibit, features three Atlantic City residents, John Henry “Pop” Lloyd, Art Dorrington, Sarah Spencer Washington; 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Feb. 5, Pop Lloyd and The Negro Leagues Discussion, lead by professor Dr. Lawrence Hogan, former Negro League player Pedro Sierra, discusses the history of black professional baseball in Atlantic City, 609-345-2269, ext. 3062; 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Feb. 15, Exploring African-American Family History, workshop, guest speakers share their personal experiences and research tips, free, 609-345-2269, ext. 3062; 12:30 p.m. Feb. 26, “Making Your Dreams a Reality,” featuring guest speaker Kadir Nelson; 1 N. Tennessee Ave., Atlantic City, free. 609-345-2269, ext. 3050.

Thursday, Feb. 6

JCC FALAFEL AND FILM, 5:30 p.m., kosher falafel meal, Israeli short films, 501 North Jerome Ave., Margate; advance registration: $8 members, $10 non-members; at the door: $10 members, $12 non-members; spaces limited. 609-822-1167, ext. 138.

Kids

Friday, Feb. 7

BLACK HISTORY MONTH EVENTS FOR KIDS, 3:30 p.m. Feb. 7, “Betcha Can’t Eat Just One!” potato chip tasting, honors the African-American inventor of the potato chip, George Crum, reading of “George Crum and the Saratoga Chip” by Gaylia Taylor; 5 p.m. Feb. 11, Teen Art Series: “I Have A Dream” Cards, cards represent a dream or goal; 1 N. Tennessee Ave., Atlantic City, free. 609-345-2269, ext. 3050.

Saturday, Feb. 15

“DINOSAURS!” 10:30 a.m., Theatreworks USA, puppet show, ages 4 to 12, Performing Arts Center, M-Wing, Stockton College, Jimmie Leeds Road, Galloway Township, $12. 609-652-9000 or go to Stockton.edu/PAC

Music

Friday, Jan. 31

RYAN CABRERA, TEDDY GEIGER, TYLER HILTON, 7:30 p.m., Stockton Performing Arts Center, M-Wing, Stockton College, Jimmie Leeds Road, Galloway Township, $32. 609-652-9000 or go to

TONY MART PRESENTS LIVE @ AC BOTTLE COMPANY, concert series, 7 p.m. to 10 p.m., Jan. 31, Feb. 7, Feb. 21, Feb. 28, regional entertainers, drink selections, food, AC Bottle Co., 648 N. Albany Ave., Atlantic City, free. 609-348-6400.

Saturday, Feb. 1

“THE RHYTHM OF THE BLUES,” vocalist Kati Beddow Brower, highlights types of rhythms, history of the Blues performers, hosted by Ocean County Library; 2 p.m. Feb. 1, Stafford Branch, 129 N. Main St., Manahawkin, 609-597-3381; 7 p.m. Feb. 19, Little Egg Harbor Branch, 290 Mathistown Road, Little Egg Harbor, 609-294-1197; free, registration required.

THE BILLY WALTON BAND'S “JERSEY SHORE PARTY,” 7:30 p.m., premiering songs from their new album, Sandi Pointe Coastal Bistro, 908 Shore Road, Somers Point, $5, reservations recommended. 609-653-6069.

Wednesday, Feb. 5

MIDWEEK JAZZ SERIES, Dorian Parreott Quartet, 8 p.m., Ocean County College, Arts and Community Center, main campus, College Drive, Toms River, parking lot number 2, $22 adult, $18 senior, $12 student. 732-255-0500 or GO TO Tickets.Ocean.edu

Sunday, Feb. 9

OCEAN COUNTY BLUEGRASS FESTIVAL, 11 a.m. doors open, noon to 5 p.m. music, regional bluegrass bands, refreshments, benefits the Pinelands Cultural Society and the Albert Music Hall Scholarship Fund, Albert Music Hall, 131 Wells Mills Road, Route 532, Waretown, $10 adults, $1 ages 11 and younger. gO TO AlbertHall.org

PERCEVERANCE JAZZ BAND, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m., Midiri Brothers, traditional jazz, VFW Post 386, 419 Congress St., Cape May, $20. CapeMayTraditional

Wednesday, Feb. 19

MIDWEEK JAZZ SERIES, Geoff Gallante, 8 p.m., Ocean County College, Arts and Community Center, main campus, College Drive, Toms River, parking lot number 2, $22 adult, $18 senior, $12 student. 732-255-0500 or go to Tickets.Ocean.edu

Friday, Feb. 21

DAVID BROMBERG QUINTET, 8 p.m., The Levoy Theatre, 130 N. High St., Millville, $32 to $39. 856-327-6400 or go to Levoy.net

Wednesday, Mar. 5

MIDWEEK JAZZ SERIES, The Kevin Dorn Trio, 8 p.m., Ocean County College, Arts and Community Center, main campus, College Drive, Toms River, parking lot number 2, $22 adult, $18 senior, $12 student.

Sunday, Mar. 9

ATLANTIC CITY JAZZ BAND, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m., Dixieland jazz, VFW 419 Congress St., Cape May, $20. CapeMayTraditional

Saturday, Mar. 15

DR. MAY'S WANDERING MINSTRELS, 3:30 p.m., Central Methodist Church, Central Ave. and Shore Road, Linwood, free. 609-927-4882.

Sunday, Apr. 6

AL HARRISON DIXIELAND BAND, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m., VFW 419 Congress St., Cape May, $20.

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Wednesday, Apr. 16

MIDWEEK JAZZ SERIES, Emily Asher’s Garden Party, 8 p.m., Ocean County College, Arts and Community Center, main campus, College Drive, Toms River, parking lot number 2, $22 adult, $18 senior, $12 student. 732-255-0500 or go to Tickets.Ocean.edu

Theater

Thursday, Jan. 30

“FOOTLOOSE,” through Feb. 8; 8 p.m. Thursdays; 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays; 3 p.m. Sundays; 8 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 5; Eagle Theatre, 208 Vine St., Hammonton, $30, $40 VIP.

Friday, Jan. 31

GREASE, Off Broad Street Players, 8 p.m. Jan. 31, Feb. 1, 7, 8; 3 p.m. Feb. 2, 9; 7:30 p.m. Feb. 6; The Levoy Theatre, 130 N. High St., Millville, $20, $17 seniors and kids; Feb. 6: community night, $12. Levoy.net

Saturday, Feb. 1

BROADWAY BY REQUEST, 7 p.m., featuring The Shaken Not Stirred Players, Performing Arts Center, Egg Harbor Township High School, 24 High School Dr., Egg Harbor Township, $20 adults, $15 seniors, $5 students. 609-646-8441, ext. 1017 or ShakenNotStirred

Thursday, Feb. 6

PAUL TAYLOR 2 DANCE COMPANY, 7 p.m., modern dance, Stockton Performing Arts Center, M-Wing, Stockton College, Jimmie Leeds Road, Galloway Township, $32 adults, $12 kids. 609-

Saturday, Feb. 15

AN EVENING OF BROADWAY LOVE SONGS AND DESSERTS, 7:15 p.m. pre-show dessert reception, 8 p.m. show, Greater Ocean City Theatre Company, Music Pier, Moorlyn Terrace and Boardwalk, Ocean City, $20 by 4 p.m. Feb. 11, $25 after, advanced reservations recommended. 609-525-9300.

Wednesday, Feb. 26

“THE BOY FRIEND,” Southern Regional Theatre Company’s Spring Musical, 7 p.m. Feb. 26, 27, 28, Mar. 1, Joseph P. Echle Performing Arts Center, 9/10 building, 90 Cedar Bridge Road, Manahawkin, $10 adults, $8 students, advance ticket deadline Feb. 19, tickets may be purchased at door. Go to SRSD.net

Friday, Mar. 15

HOLMES AND CARTER MYSTERIES, 8 p.m. Mar. 14, 15, vintage-radio style shows, “Sherlock Holmes Adventure of the Copper Beeches,” “Nick Carter and the Strange Dr. Devolo,” The First Presbyterian Church of Cape May, 500 Hughes St., Cape May, $30 general, $25 senior, $15 student, free ages 12 and younger.

Friday, Mar. 21

REALLY ROSIE, Off Broad Street Players, 8 p.m. Mar. 21, 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. Mar. 22, The Levoy Theatre, 130 N. High St., Millville, $20, $17 seniors and kids. 856-327-6400 or Levoy.net

Friday, May 16

“YOU’RE A GOOD MAN, CHARLIE BROWN,” 8 p.m. May 16, 3 p.m. and 8 p.m. May 17, 3 p.m. May 18, musical, The Levoy Theatre, 130 N. High St., Millville, $20 adults, $17 children and seniors. Levoy.net

Saturday, June 7

AN AFTERNOON WITH GROUCHO, 7:30 p.m., comedy, Cape May Convention Hall, 714 Beach Ave., Cape May, tickets for Feb. 16 canceled show valid for June 7, $30. 609-884-9563 or DiscoverCapeMayNJ.com

Wednesday, June 11

“SOME ENCHANTED EVENING,” June 11 to 15, features music by Rodgers and Hammerstein, 201 Engleside Ave., Beach Haven, $45 starting Mar. 3, season tickets available. 609-492-9477 or Surflight.org

“THE FIRST FIFTY YEARS,” June 11 to July 19, written by Henry Myers, story of a married couple from 1872, The First Presbyterian Church of Cape May, 500 Hughes St., Cape May, $30 general, $25 senior, $15 student, free ages 12 and younger. 609-884-5898 or EastLynneTheater.org

Wednesday, June 18

JEKYLL AND HYDE, June 18 to July 6, musical, 201 Engleside Ave., Beach Haven, $45 starting Mar. 3. 609-492-9477 or Surflight.org

Wednesday, July 9

FIDDLER ON THE ROOF, July 9 to 27, 201 Engleside Ave., Beach Haven, $45 starting Mar. 3. 609-492-9477 or Surflight.org

Wednesday, July 23

“ZORRO!” July 23 to Aug. 30, The First Presbyterian Church of Cape May, 500 Hughes St., Cape May, $30 general, $25 senior, $15 student, free ages 12 and younger. 609-884-5898 or EastLynneTheater.org

Wednesday, July 30

MONTY PYTHON’S SPAMALOT, July 30 to Aug. 24, musical comedy, spin-off of “Monty Python and the Holy Grail,” 201 Engleside Ave., Beach Haven, $45 starting Mar. 3. 609-492-9477 or Surflight.org

Wednesday, Aug. 27

A CHORUS LINE, Aug. 27 to Sept. 14, the ultimate celebration of the American Musical, 201 Engleside Ave., Beach Haven, $45 starting Mar. 3. 609-492-9477 or Surflight.org

Wednesday, Sept. 17

“WITHIN THE LAW,” Sept. 17 to Oct. 12, written by Bayard Vellier, The First Presbyterian Church of Cape May, 500 Hughes St., Cape May, $30 general, $25 senior, $15 student, free ages 12 and younger. 609-884-5898 or EastLynneTheater.org

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